John Impagliazzo

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
John Impagliazzo

Name: John Impagliazzo

Born: Unknown

Computer-related contributions

  • IT historian, author, and professor of the computing sciences.
  • Co-author and Editor of the IEEE/ACM Computer Engineering Curriculum Report (CE2004) as well as an active participant on the task force that produced the ACM/IEEE Computing Curricula 2005 Report (CC2005).
  • Associate editor of the new five-volume Wiley Encyclopedia on "Computer Science and Engineering", published in 2009.

Significant publications

  • History of Nordic Computing (2010).
  • History of Computing and Education (2008).
  • Deterministic Aspects in Mathematical Demography (1985).

Honors and awards

  • ACM SIGCSE Lifetime Service Award (2007).
  • Recipient of the IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Contribution Award (2005).
  • Life Fellow of IEEE.
  • Distinguished Educator of ACM.