Judea Pearl
#7060 Overall Influence

Judea Pearl

Computer scientist

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Judea Pearl is an Israeli-American computer scientist and philosopher, best known for championing the probabilistic approach to artificial intelligence and the development of Bayesian networks . He is also credited for developing a theory of causal and counterfactual inference based on structural models . In 2011, the Association for Computing Machinery awarded Pearl with the Turing Award, the highest distinction in computer science, “for fundamental contributions to artificial intelligence through the development of a calculus for probabilistic and causal reasoning”.

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Schools

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering
New York University Tandon School of Engineering

School of New York University

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Rutgers University
Rutgers University

Multi-campus American public research university in New Jersey, United States

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University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Los Angeles

Public research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Israeli research university in Haifa

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#289 World Rank #165 USA Rank
Computer Science
#2163 World Rank #643 USA Rank
Physics
#2370 World Rank #501 USA Rank
Philosophy
#4312 World Rank #1448 USA Rank
Engineering