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Vernor Vinge

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American mathematician, computer scientist, and science fiction writer

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Vernor Vinge
Computer Science
#242
World Rank
#252
Historical Rank
#146
USA Rank
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Vernor Vinge
Mathematics
#3524
World Rank
#5180
Historical Rank
#1300
USA Rank
Measure Theory
#5373
World Rank
#6368
Historical Rank
#1506
USA Rank
mathematics Degrees
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According to Wikipedia, Vernor Steffen Vinge is an American science fiction author and retired professor. He taught mathematics and computer science at San Diego State University. He is the first wide-scale popularizer of the technological singularity concept and among the first authors to present a fictional "cyberspace". He has won the Hugo Award for his novels A Fire Upon the Deep , A Deepness in the Sky , Rainbows End , and novellas Fast Times at Fairmont High , and The Cookie Monster .

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Vernor Vinge's Published Works

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What Are Vernor Vinge's Academic Contributions?

Vernor Vinge 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 mathematics.

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