Artifact Details

Title

2006 Fellow Award

Catalog Number

102690083

Type

Physical object

Date

2006

Manufacturer

Computer History Museum

Identifying Numbers

Other number 2006 Engraved on the front

Dimensions

overall: 11 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in

Description

The recipient of this award was "C.A.R. HOARE", which is engraved on the front of the object. Engraved in the back of the award is "FOR DEVELOPMENT OF THE QUICKSORT ALGORITHM AND FOR LIFELONG CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE THEORY OF PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES". Also engraved on the front is "COMPUTER HISTORY MUSEUM".

Category

Ephemera/plaque / paperweight

Credit

Created by the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X4403.2008