Bob Kahn

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Bob KahnName: 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.

Significant publications

  • Presidential Medal of Freedom.
  • Turing Award.

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