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computer science

The study of computation and computer technology, hardware, and software.

computer scientist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: scientist - a scientist who specializes in the theory of computation and the design of computerscomputer scientist - a scientist who specializes in the theory of computation and the design of computers
computational linguist - someone trained in computer science and linguistics who uses computers for natural language processing
computer user - a person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or business
scientist - a person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences

computer scientist

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NOVEMBER 12--Gene Amdahl, who as a young computer scientist was pivotal in the development of IBM's System/360 series of mainframe computers, dies at 92.
This book by a computer scientist applies a very old idea to the shiny new technology of computer science.
A computer scientist has shown that hackers could hack and disable important systems of cars using dongles that are used by insurance companies to monitor driving behaviour.
But nearly every computer scientist will have a different prediction for when and how the singularity will happen.
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17 Science, computer scientist Josh Bongard of the University of Vermont in Burlington and his colleagues describe a starfishlike, ambulatory machine that they created.
A computer scientist at Carnegie Mellon, he and Todd Mowry of Intel came up with the idea for claytronics several years ago.
Tunde Adegbola, a Nigerian computer scientist and linguist says, "We can use technology to preserve these so-called minority languages.
Not so, says computer scientist Hod Lipson at Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass.
A computer scientist beat his wife to death, then leaped from a third floor window with his two young children in his arms.
Five to 10 years ago, computer scientists weren't paying attention" to the technology used in voting, notes computer scientist David A.

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