Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: James (Jim) J. Thomas
Born: March 26, 1946
Death: August 6, 2010 (Age: 64)
- Internationally recognized computer scientist, visionary, and research and development leader in the field of visualization (computer graphics).
Honors and awards
- Science Digest's Top 100 Scientific Innovations (1985).
- R&D Magazine's R&D 100 Award (1986).
- Federal Laboratory Consortium Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer (1989).
- R&D Magazine's R&D 100 Award (1996).
- Federal Laboratory Consortium Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer (1998).
- Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2007).
- Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation Homeland Security Award (2009).