Herbert A. Simon, 1916-2001

  title={Herbert A. Simon, 1916-2001},
  author={E. Feigenbaum},
  pages={2107 - 2107}
  • E. Feigenbaum
  • Published 2001
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • H erbert A. Simon, winner of the 1978 Nobel Prize in Economics, died on 9 February at the age of 84. He was Richard King Mellon Professor of Computer Science and Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University. In an era when universities assiduously preserve the names of their new buildings for generous donors, the new Computer Science Building at Carnegie Mellon University is instead named for Simon and another renowned computer scientist, Allen Newell. The hallmark of Simon's remarkable career is… CONTINUE READING