Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Abraham Lempel
Born: February 10, 1936, in Lwów, Poland (now Lviv,Ukraine)
- An Israeli computer scientist and one of the fathers of the LZ family of lossless data compression algorithms.
Honors and awards
- Golden Jubilee Award for Technological Innovation (1998).
- IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal (2007).