#288 Overall Influence

Allen Newell

American cognitive scientist

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Allen Newell was a researcher in computer science and cognitive psychology at the RAND Corporation and at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Computer Science, Tepper School of Business, and Department of Psychology. He contributed to the Information Processing Language and two of the earliest AI programs, the Logic Theory Machine and the General Problem Solver . He was awarded the ACM's A.M. Turing Award along with Herbert A. Simon in 1975 for their basic contributions to artificial intelligence and the psychology of human cognition.

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Carnegie Mellon University

Private research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#7 World Rank
Computer Science
#81 World Rank
Psychology
#608 World Rank
Mathematics
#1427 World Rank
Physics