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/prizes = Bôcher Memorial Prize (1933)National Medal of Science (1963)
"Norbert Wiener" (November 26, 1894 – March 18, 1964) was an American mathematician and philosopher. He was Professor of Mathematics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT.
A famous child prodigy, Wiener later became an early researcher in stochastic processes/stochastic and noise processes, contributing work relevant to electronic engineering, electronic communication, and control systems.
Wiener is considered the originator of cybernetics, a formalization of the notion of feedback, with implications for engineering, systems control, computer science, biology, neuroscience, philosophy, and the organization of society.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous mathematicians! More Norbert Wiener on Wikipedia.