Mathematician; internationally recognized for his outstanding advances in unifying the mathematical fields of algebra and analysis
Internationally renowned mathematician who, with his brother Peter, calculated the value of pi to a new world record.
Internationally renowned mathematician who, with his brother Jonathan, calculated the value of pi to a new world record.
Discovered quantum computing techniques that employ quantum entanglement to advance communications and cryptography into the Age of Entanglement. The invention of quantum cryptography and quantum...
Designed and developed electronic filters
Geomatics Engineer and world expert in the research and development of satellite navigation tools using GPS
Invented mathematical bioeconomics
Greatest classical geometer of the 20th century
One of the world's leading number theorists, working on Hilbert's 12th problem.
Quantum physics mathematician: constructed a number of quantum field theories
Established the Fields medal, the "Nobel Prize" of mathematics.
Created the Java programming language
Electrical Engineer: Pioneered work in optical fibre communications
Invented the APL computer programming language
Wrote "The C Programming Language" with Dennis Ritchie.
First woman to earn Doctorate in Mathematics from Canadian university.
Developed mathematical theories of group representations and number theory
Developed early theories of computer vision and artificial intelligence
Applied the theory of Kolmogorov complexity
Co-discovered a new class of infinite dimensional Lie Algebras, which are now called Kac-Moody algebras
Pioneering advances in partial differential equations and wave propagation math used in aerodynamics, acoustics and optics
Talented algebraist whose vigorous career in mathematics was cut short by cancer.
Research on computer vision
One of the main originators of conflict theory, game theory, and peace research
Breakthroughs in fields of computer vision, artificial life and computer graphics
Discoverer of Tutte’s Theorem
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