Claude Elwood Shannon

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Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1940 UnitedStates
Dissertation: An Algebra for Theoretical Genetics

Advisor: Frank Lauren Hitchcock

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Heinrich ErnstMassachusetts Institute of Technology1962
Ivan SutherlandMassachusetts Institute of Technology19633
William SutherlandMassachusetts Institute of Technology1966
William HillisMassachusetts Institute of Technology1981

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