|Born||November 10, 1953, Oslo, Norway|
|Institutions||Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Alma mater||Carnegie Mellon University, Yale University|
|Thesis||Area-Efficient VLSI Computation (1981)|
Parallel and distributed computing are two areas in which a computer scientist specializes. He founded Cilk Arts, Inc. and served as its Chief Technology Officer.
Carnegie Mellon University and Yale University were his educational institutions.
Introduction to Algorithms, a standard algorithm textbook, was co-authored by him.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania is where he was born and reared.
He and Novelist Michael Chabon, a novelist, were both students at Carnegie Mellon University.
Thinking Machines Corporation is a supercomputer manufacturer and artificial intelligence company, founded in Waltham, Massachusetts, in 1983 by Sheryl Handler and W. Daniel "Danny" Hillis to transform Hillis's doctoral work at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on informatics parallelism…. Thomas H. Cormen - Thomas H. Cormen is a co-author of The Introduction of Algorithms, along with Charles Leiserson, Ron Rivest and Cliff Stein. In 2013, he published a new book called Algorithm Unlocked.. Ronald L. Rivest - Ronald Linn Rivest is a cryptographer and institute professor at MIT. He is a member of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at MIT and a member of the Computing and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT.. Clifford Stein - Clifford Seth Stein, Computer Scientist, is Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operational Studies at Columbia University in New York, NY, where he is also appointed to the Department of Computer Science.. Distributed computer researchers. Theoretical computer scientist. Carnegie Mellon University Alumni. Fellow of the Computer Association