Google celebrates 100th birthday of claude shannon, the inventor of the bit. Claude shannon is often described as the father of the information age who created the term bit, short for binary digits. Prankster, inventor and juggler, the american mathematical engineer claude shannon had a hand in several innovations spanning across disciplines chief among them: a. American mathematician and father of information theory claude elwood shannon was born in gaylord, michigan on april 30, 1916 to claude elwood and mabel wolf shannon. Claude shannon, born 100 years ago, devised the mathematical representation of information that made the digital era possible.
What were claude shannon's most important contributions to math and technology this question was originally answered on quora by jimmy soni. E-pedia: claude shannon: claude elwood shannon (april 30, 1916 – february 24, 2001) was an american mathematician, electrical engineer, and cryptographer known as. 36 records for claude shannon find claude shannon's phone, address, and email on spokeo, the leading online directory. Why is claude shannon so underappreciated compared to other great thinkers of his day like turing and einstein this question was originally answered on. A very small percentage of the population produces the greatest proportion of the important ideas this is akin to an idea presented by an english mathematician. Claude shannon: reluctant father of the digital age a juggling unicyclist transformed “information” from a vague idea into a precise concept that underlies the.
Claude elwood shannon was born on april 30, 1916 in petoskey, michigan after attending primary and secondary school in his neighboring hometown of gaylord, he earned. Claude shannon: tinkerer, prankster, and father of information theory shannon, who died in 2001, is regarded as one of the greatest electrical engineering heroes of. Claude elwood shannon (april 30, 1916 – february 24, 2001) was an american mathematician, electrical engineer, and cryptographer known as the father of. Claude shannon principal papers 1940 thesis on the use of boole's algebra to analyse and optimise relay switching circuits. The landmark event that established the discipline of information theory and brought it to immediate worldwide attention was the publication of claude e shannon's. Cambridge, mass -- mit professor emeritus claude e shannon, known as the father of modern digital communications and information theory, died saturday, february 24.
Biographie [modifier | modifier le code] enfance et études [modifier | modifier le code] les parents de claude shannon étaient claude elwood shannon et mabel. Claude shannon 2,518 likes 3 talking about this this page is dedicated to everything claude shannon—the father of information theory.
Claude elwood shannon (april 30, 1916 – february 24, 2001) was an american mathematician , electrical engineer , and cryptographer known as the father of. “shannon described himself as an atheist and was outwardly apolitical” on this date in 1916, claude elwood shannon was born in petoskey, mich he gre. Keystone / getty images by ray cavanaugh april 29, 2016 not long after his birth on april 30, 1916, it became clear that claude shannon was good with gadgets as a. See, we just published the biography of dr claude shannon he’s the most important genius you’ve never heard of, a man whose intellect was on par with albert.