Niklaus Wirth

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Swiss computer scientist

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According to Wikipedia, Niklaus Emil Wirth is a Swiss computer scientist. He has designed several programming languages, including Pascal, and pioneered several classic topics in software engineering. In 1984, he won the Turing Award, generally recognized as the highest distinction in computer science, for developing a sequence of innovative computer languages.

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Niklaus Wirth is most known for their academic work in the field of computer science. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and engineering.

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