Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Oliver Selfridge
Born: May 10, 1926 in England
Death: December 3, 2008 (Age: 82)
Computer related contributions
- Pioneer of Artificial Intelligence and referred to as the "Father of Machine Perception."
- Helped organize the first ever public meeting on Artificial Intelligence (AI) with Norbert Minsky in 1955.
- Wrote important early papers on neural networks and pattern recognition and machine learning, and his "Pandemonium" paper (1959) is generally recognized as a classic in artificial intelligence.
- Trouble With Dragons (1978)
- All About Mud (1978)