#86 Overall Influence

Norbert Wiener

American mathematician, scientist in cybernetics and artificial intelligence


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Norbert Wiener was an American mathematician and philosopher. He was a professor of mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology . A child prodigy, Wiener later became an early researcher in stochastic and mathematical noise processes, contributing work relevant to electronic engineering, electronic communication, and control systems.

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Tufts University

Private research university in Medford/Somerville, Massachusetts

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

University of Göttingen

University in the city of Göttingen, Germany

University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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#33 World Rank
Computer Science
#37 World Rank
#309 World Rank