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List of Turing Award winners from every year the award has been given out. All Turing Award winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Turing Award award are listed along with photos for every Turing Award winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Turing Award award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Turing Award are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Turing Award winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Turing Award winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Turing Award winners of all time. Anybody who won the Turing Award usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Turing Award-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Turing Award, so most of the famous Turing Award winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Turing Award?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You're able to copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. You can rank all of these items, from Fernando J. Corbató to Robert E. Kahn. (60 items)
Adi Shamir is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Turing Award Winners List
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Adi Shamir is an Israeli cryptographer. He is a co-inventor of the RSA algorithm, a co-inventor of the Feige–Fiat–Shamir identification scheme, one of the inventors of differential cryptanalysis and has made numerous contributions to the fields of cryptography and computer science. ...more

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Alan Kay is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Turing Award Winners List
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Alan Curtis Kay is an American computer scientist. He has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Royal Society of Arts. He is best known for his pioneering work on object-oriented programming and windowing graphical user interface design, and for coining the phrase, "The best way to predict the future is to invent it." He is the president of the Viewpoints Research Institute, and an Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also on the advisory board of TTI/Vanguard. Until mid-2005, he was a Senior Fellow at HP Labs, a Visiting Professor at Kyoto University, and an ...more

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Alan Perlis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Turing Award Winners List
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Alan Jay Perlis was an American computer scientist known for his pioneering work in programming languages and the first recipient of the Turing Award. ...more

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Allen Newell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Turing Award Winners List
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Allen Newell was a researcher in computer science and cognitive psychology at the RAND Corporation and at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Computer Science, Tepper School of Business, and Department of Psychology. He contributed to the Information Processing Language and two of the earliest AI programs, the Logic Theory Machine and the General Problem Solver. He was awarded the ACM's A.M. Turing Award along with Herbert A. Simon in 1975 for their basic contributions to artificial intelligence and the psychology of human cognition. ...more

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