Giorgio Napolitano is the President of the Republic of Italy and is known for his dedication to the cause of Parliamentary democracy and his contribution to the rapprochement between the Italian Left and European Socialism.
Dr. Gordon E. Moore is a visionary. His
prediction in 1965, widely known as "Moore's Law", stated that the number of transistors on a chip will double about every two years. Moore's Law has become the guiding principle for the semiconductor industry to deliver ever-more-powerful chips while decreasing the cost of...
Prof. Michael O. Rabin, Professor of Computer Science at Harvard University, Boston, and at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem,is one of the most prominent computer scientists of all time.
His contributions during the last 50 years have been very significant, and touched many areas in the foundations of Computer Science.
Rabin's work (with Dana Scott) on Finite Automata, started the entire research area of automata theory, that became the...