[vcf-midatlantic] Ken Thompson ACM Fellow Announcment

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Jan 14 01:55:56 UTC 2021


On 1/13/21 7:07 PM, Andrew Diller via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> Ken Thompson, a recent VCF Keynote speaker (2019), and creator of UNIX became a ACM fellow today:
> 
> https://awards.acm.org/award_winners/thompson_4588371
> and
> https://awards.acm.org/binaries/content/assets/press-releases/2021/january/fellows-2020.pdf
> 
> 
> Kenneth Lane Thompson
> Google
> For contributions to the development of operating systems theory and for the implementation of the UNIX operating system

   And long overdue, IMO.

           -Dave

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Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
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