Daniel Friedman

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Daniel P. Friedman

Name: Daniel Paul Friedman

Born: 1944

Computer-related contributions

  • American computer scientist and text book author.
  • Researches and writes about programming languages.
  • Co-introduced the concept of 'hygienic macros'.
  • Professor of Computer Science at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

Significant publications

  • Essentials of Programming Languages (2008).
  • The Little MLer (1998).
  • A Little Java, A Few Patterns (1997).
  • The Little Schemer - 4th Edition (1995).
  • The Little LISPer, Third Edition (1989).

Honors and awards

  • Member of the editorial board of Higher-Order and Symbolic Computation (formerly LISP and Symbolic Computation).