Norbert Wiener
#260 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
Tufts University

Private research university in Medford/Somerville, Massachusetts

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Cornell University
Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

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#22 World Rank #14 USA Rank
Computer Science
#66 World Rank #5 USA Rank
Mathematics
#343 World Rank #169 USA Rank
Psychology
#630 World Rank #114 USA Rank
Philosophy