Mathematician:Kenneth Eugene Iverson
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Canadian computer scientist best known for his invention of the computer language APL.
Also known for the notation known as Iverson's convention.
Introduced the notation:
- Born: 17 December 1920, Camrose, Alberta, Canada
- Died: 19 October 2004
Theorems and Definitions
Definitions of concepts named for Kenneth Eugene Iverson can be found here.
- 1962: A Programming Language
- 1963: Automatic Data Processing (with Frederick Brooks)
- 1964: A formal Description of the System /360, (with A.D. Falkoff and E.H. Sussenguth)
- 1966: Elementary Functions: An Algorithmic Treatment
- 1968: APL\360:User's Manual (with A.D. Falkoff)
- 1972: Algebra: An Algorithmic Treatment
- 1972: APL in Exposition
- 1973: The Design of APL (with A.D. Falkoff)
- 1976: Elementary Analysis
- 1978: The Evolution of APL (with A.D. Falkoff)
- 1980: Notation as a Tool of Thought (1979 ACM Turing Award Lecture)
- 1981: A Source Book In APL (with Adin D. Falkoff)
- 1990: Tangible Math
- 1991: A Personal View of APL
- 1991: The ISI Dictionary of J