2009 Packard Fellowships in Science and Engineering Awarded

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The complete list of recipients of the 2009 Packard Fellowships in Science and Engineering is as follows:  Luis von Ahn, Department of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Computer/information sciences; to develop a new area of computer science called human computation, which studies how to harness the combined power of humans and computers to solve problems that would be impossible for either to solve alone.

 

Read the article online, in English from Dr. Dobb’s Journal.