John McCarthy (computer scientist)

John McCarthy (September 4, 1927 – October 24, 2011) wis an American computer scientist an cognitive scientist.

John McCarthy
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John McCarthy at a conference in 2006
Born4 September 1927(1927-09-04)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died24 October 2011(2011-10-24) (aged 84)
Stanford, Californie, U.S.
ResidenceUnitit States
NaitionalityAmerican
Alma materPrinceton Varsity; Californie Institute o Technology
Kent forArtifeecial intelligence; Lisp; Circumscription; Situation calculus
AwairdsTuring Awaird (1971)
Computer Pioneer Awaird (1985)
IJCAI Awaird for Research Excellence (1985)
Kyoto Prize (1988)
Naitional Medal o Science (1990)
Benjamin Franklin Medal (2003)
Scientific career
FieldsComputer technology
InstitutionsStanford Varsity; Massachusetts Institute o Technology; Dartmouth College; Princeton Varsity
Doctoral advisorSolomon Lefschetz
Doctoral studentsRuzena Bajcsy
Randall Davis
Cordell Green
Ramanathan V. Guha
Barbara Liskov
Robert Moore
Francis Morris
Raj Reddy
Donald Kaplan
Eyal Amir
Aarati Parmar Martino