Maurice Herlihy

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Maurice Peter Herlihy (born 4 January 1954) is a computer scientist active in the field of multiprocessor synchronization.[1][2][3] Herlihy has contributed to the design of concurrent algorithms, and in particular to the exposition and quantification of the properties and uses of hardware synchronization operations. He is a professor of computer science at Brown University since 1998.[4]

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  1. ^ "Linearizability: a correctness condition for concurrent objects". ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems (TOPLAS). Retrieved 27 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Transactional memory: architectural support for lock-free data structures". ACM SIGARCH Computer Architecture News - Special Issue: Proceedings of the 20th annual international symposium on Computer architecture (ISCA '93). Retrieved 27 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "Wait-free synchronization". ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems (TOPLAS). Retrieved 27 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "Maurice Herlihy - Brown Research Directory". Retrieved 27 June 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Edsger W. Dijkstra Prize in Distributed Computing". ACM Proceedings on Distributed Computing. Retrieved 27 June 2012. 
  6. ^ "Gödel Prize". ACM SIGACT. Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  7. ^ "ACM: Fellows Award / Maurice P Herlihy". Association for Computing Machinery. Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  8. ^ "W. Wallace McDowell Award". IEEE. Retrieved 5 May 2013. 

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