Daniel Slotnick

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Daniel Leonid Slotnick (1931–1985) was a mathematician and computer architect. Slotnick, in papers published with John Cocke in 1958, discussed the use of parallelism in numerical calculations for the first time. He later served as the chief architect of the ILLIAC IV supercomputer.[1]


  1. ^ Schneck, Paul B. (1987), "Dedication. Daniel L. Slotnick, 1931 to 1985", The Journal of Supercomputing 1 (1): 5–6, doi:10.1007/BF00138601, ISSN 0920-8542 .