Juris Hartmanis

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Birthday
5, 1928
Birthplace
Latvia
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
5, 1928 (age 90)
Birthplace
Latvia

About

A Latvian computer scientist and computational theorist who received the 1993 ACM Turing Award. He developed many principles of computational complexity theory while working at the General Electric Research Laboratory.

Before Fame

He studied at the University of Marburg and at the University of Kansas City.

Trivia

He received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from The University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Family Life

He was a son of Mārtiņš Hartmanis, a general in the Latvian army.

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He received the ACM Turing Award, which is named after Alan Turing.