Will you hire Donald Knuth as a programmer?
A manager said Donald Knuth is too theoretical and he would not hire him to lead his team or as a programmer. Donald is widely respected for his theoretical contributions and have been recognized with awards. We will show that Donald is practically strong as a programmer as well.
John McCarthy, Man behind Garbage Collection
John McCarthy was one of the most influential Computer Scientists in 1950s and a Professor at Stanford University for nearly 38 years. He is best known for developing LISP Programming Language, inventing Garbage Collection, coining the word Artificial Intelligence and much more.
Ivan Edward Sutherland: Father of computer graphics
Ivan Edward Sutherland is a computer scientist, entrepreneur and Turing Award Winner and is regarded as the Father of Computer Graphics. He is associated with Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Sun Microsystems, Evans and Sutherland and Sutherland Sproull and Associates