Mathematician Claude Shannon

Mathematician Claude Shannon
Title:
Mathematician Claude Shannon
Date:
1948 ca.
Accession:
L062302010
Description:
Claude Shannon, a researcher at MIT and Bell Laboratories, wrote "A Mathematical Theory of Communication," which laid the foundations for modern information theory. He also studied how machines could learn and hoped that in developing a computer program to to play chess, he might understand more about how to build machines that think.
toggle menu