Aritificial Intelligence pioneers Allen Newell (right) and Herbert Simon
Title: Aritificial Intelligence pioneers Allen Newell (right) and Herbert Simon
Date: 1958 ca.
Credit Line: Courtesy of Carnegie Mellon University
Accession: L062302007
In the late 1950s, Carnegie Mellon University researchers Allen Newell (r) and Herbert Simon (l), together with Cliff Shaw (not shown) at the Rand Corporation, were early pioneers in the field of artificial intelligence and chess software. The NSS program ran on the Johnniac computer which you can see in our Visible Storage area.