Photo of Edsger Dijkstra Edsger Wybe Dijkstra was a Dutch computer scientist. He received the 1972 A. M. Turing Award for fundamental contributions in the area of programming languages, and was the Schlumberger Centennial Chair of Computer Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin from 1984 until 2000.

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Work relevant to The IfSQ Standards for Computer Program Source Code:

Cover of Communications of the ACM

The Humble Programmer

  • Edsger Dijkstra
  • Recorded 1972 in Communications of the ACM, 15, no. 10, October
  • Pages 859-66