Fred B. Schneider
|Fred B. Schneider|
|Born||December 7, 1953|
|Alma mater||Stony Brook University|
|Awards||IEEE Emanuel R. Piore Award (2012)|
|Doctoral advisor||Arthur Jay Bernstein|
Fred Barry Schneider (born December 7, 1953) is an American computer scientist, based at Cornell University, New York, United States, where he is the Samuel B. Eckert Professor of Computer Science. He has published in numerous areas including science policy, cybersecurity, and distributed systems. His research is in the area of concurrent and distributed systems for high-integrity and mission-critical applications.
He has been editor-in-chief of Distributed Computing and associate editor-in-chief of IEEE Security and Privacy. He has also edited ACM Computing Surveys, High Integrity Systems, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, and Information Processing Letters.
Schneider is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1992), the Association for Computing Machinery (1995), and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (2008).
He has been named as the recipient of the IEEE Emanuel R. Piore Award for 2012.
- A Logical Approach to Discrete Math. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1993. (With David Gries.)
- On Concurrent Programming. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1997.
- Trust in Cyberspace, National Academy Press, 1998. (Editor.)
- Fred B. Schneider — biography, Cornell University, USA.
- Baaba Andam, Fred B. Schneider — Network Security Systems: Building a Better Defense, Faculty of Computing and Information Science, Cornell University, USA.
- Fred B. Schneider Publications, Cornell University, USA.
- Fred B. Schneider — biography, EDUCAUSE, USA.
- 2018 Edsger W. Dijkstra Prize in Distributed Computing, ACM Principles of Distributed Computing 2018