Artifact Details

Title

Kahn, Bob (Robert) oral history

Catalog Number

102657964

Type

Moving image

Date

2006-09-30

Participants

Cerf, Vinton G., Interviewer
Hendrie, Gardner, Cameraperson
Kahn, Robert (Bob), Interviewee

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

McLean, Virginia

Format

DVCAM

Description

Robert Elliot "Bob" Kahn is an American elctrical engineer, who, along with Vint Cerf, invented the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and the Internet Protocol (IP), the fundamental communication protocols at the heart of the Internet. In 2004 Kahn won the A.M. turing Award, the highest honour in computer scinece, for the "pioneering work on internetworking, including the design and implementation of the Internet's basic communications protocols, TCP/IP, and for inspired leadership in networking."

Category

Oral history

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Lot Number

X3699.2007
 

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