Peter Shor Computer scientist who discovered Shor's algorithm
Peter Shor is a 64 years old Computer scientist who discovered Shor's algorithm from New York City, New York. He was born on August 14, 1959 in New York City, New York.
Peter Williston Shor is an American professor of applied mathematics at MIT most famous for his work on quantum computation in particular for devising Shor's algorithm a quantum algorithm for factoring exponentially faster than the best currently-known algorithm running on a classical computer.
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Awarded King Faisal International Prize in 2002 , awarded O'Reilly Open Source Award in 1998 , awarded Nevanlinna Prize in 1998 , awarded International Quantum Communication Award in 1998 , awarded King Faisal International Prize in Science in 2002 ,
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Peter Shor zodiac sign is leo.
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Peter Shor was born on the , which was a Friday. He will be turning 65 in only 260 days from today (28 November, 2023).
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|AlmaMater||California Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Award||Nevanlinna Prize, Gödel Prize, King Faisal International Prize, William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, MacArthur Fellows Program|
|Place of birth||New York City , located in the administrative territorial entity: New York|
|Field of work||Computer Science|
|Employer||Massachusetts Institute Of Technology|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Doctoral advisor||F. Thomson Leighton|
|Official website||Peter Shor official website|
|Name in native language||Peter Shor|
|Given name||Peter , series ordinal: 1|
|Member of||American Academy Of Arts And Sciences|
|Family name||Shor. Show people with the surname Shor|
|ORCID iD||0000-0003-4626-5648 , sourcing circumstances: existence uncertain|
|Doctoral student||Joungkeun Lim|