# Mathematician:Oren Patashnik

## Contents

## Mathematician

American computer scientist best known for co-authoring *Concrete Mathematics: A Foundation for Computer Science* with Ronald L. Graham and Donald E. Knuth.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: 1954

## Theorems and Definitions

## Publications

- 1989:
*Concrete Mathematics: A Foundation for Computer Science*(with Ronald L. Graham and Donald E. Knuth)

- 1990:
*Optimal Circuit Segmentation for Pseudo-Exhaustive Testing*(PhD Thesis)

- 1994:
*Concrete Mathematics: A Foundation for Computer Science, 2nd ed.*(with Ronald L. Graham and Donald E. Knuth) (ISBN 0-201-55802-5)

- 2 January 2004:
*Roof Statistics for the October 26, 2003 Wildfire in Loire Valley (a neighborhood in the Scripps Ranch section of San Diego)*

- January 2007:
*Firebrand Protection as the Key Design Element for Structure Survival during Catastrophic Wildland Fires*, (Fire and Materials 2007 conference, San Francisco) (with Joseph W. Mitchell)

### Other Creations

- 1985: BibTeX (a widely used bibliographical format and tool for $\LaTeX$) with Leslie Lamport.