David Park (computer scientist)
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|Died||September 29, 1990|
|Institutions||University of Cambridge|
|Alma mater||Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Thesis||Set-Theoretic Constructions in Model Theory (1964)|
|Doctoral advisor||Hartley Rogers, Jr.|
|Doctoral students||Mike Paterson
David Michael Ritchie Park (1935 – 29 September 1990) was a British computer scientist. He worked on the first implementation of LISP. He became an authority on the topics of fairness, program schemas and bisimulation in concurrent computing.
- McCarthy, J.; Brayton, R.; Edwards, D.; Fox, P.; Hodes, L.; Luckham, D.; Maling, K.; Park, D.; Russell, S. (March 1960), LISP I Programmers Manual (PDF), Boston, Massachusetts: Artificial Intelligence Group, M.I.T. Computation Center and Research Laboratory Accessed May 11, 2010.
- "Obituary: Professor David Michael Ritchie Park", M.S. Paterson, Formal Aspects of Computing, Springer London, ISSN 0934-5043 (Print) 1433-299X (Online), v.2, #1 / March, 1990 doi:10.1007/BF01888230, pp. 299-300 
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