Juris Hartmanis

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Juris HartmanisName: Juris Hartmanis

Born: July 5, 1928, in Riga, Latvia

Computer-related contributions

  • Computer scientist, computational theorist and former professor at Cornell University who established the foundations for the field of computational complexity theory and introduced time complexity classes TIME (f(n)) and proved the time hierarchy theorem.

Honors and awards

  • ACM Turing Award (1993).