Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Robert (Bob) Elliot Kahn
Born: December 23, 1938, New York
Computer related contributions
- He is an Internet pioneer, engineer, and computer scientist. Along with Vint Cerf, he invented the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), which is the fundamental communication protocol at the heart of the Internet.
- Presidential Medal of Freedom
- Turing Award