Peter Naur

  • peter naur
    peternaur.jpg
    naur in 2008
    born(1928-10-25)25 october 1928
    frederiksberg, denmark
    died3 january 2016(2016-01-03) (aged 87)
    herlev, denmark
    nationalitydanish
    known foralgol,
    backus–naur form
    awardscomputer pioneer award (1986)
    turing award (2005)
    scientific career
    fieldscomputer science, informatics
    institutionsregnecentralen
    niels bohr institute
    technical university of denmark
    university of copenhagen

    peter naur (25 october 1928 – 3 january 2016)[1] was a danish computer science pioneer and turing award winner. his last name is the "n" in the bnf notation (backus–naur form), used in the description of the syntax for most programming languages. he contributed to the creation of the algol 60 programming language.

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Peter Naur
Peternaur.JPG
Naur in 2008
Born(1928-10-25)25 October 1928
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Died3 January 2016(2016-01-03) (aged 87)
Herlev, Denmark
NationalityDanish
Known forALGOL,
Backus–Naur form
AwardsComputer Pioneer Award (1986)
Turing award (2005)
Scientific career
FieldsComputer science, Informatics
InstitutionsRegnecentralen
Niels Bohr Institute
Technical University of Denmark
University of Copenhagen

Peter Naur (25 October 1928 – 3 January 2016)[1] was a Danish computer science pioneer and Turing award winner. His last name is the "N" in the BNF notation (Backus–Naur form), used in the description of the syntax for most programming languages. He contributed to the creation of the ALGOL 60 programming language.

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