|Died||April 22, 1996(aged 66)|
|Education||Ph.D.; University of Tokyo|
|Known for||Yoneda lemma|
|Institutions||University of Tokyo|
Tokyo Denki University
|Doctoral advisor||Shokichi Iyanaga|
He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree from the University of Tokyo in 1952, under the direction of Shokichi Iyanaga. That same year, he was appointed Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics of the University of Tokyo. In 1962, he was appointed Associate Professor in the Faculty of Science at Gakushuin University, and was promoted in 1966 to the rank of Professor. He became a professor of Theoretical Foundation of Information Science in 1972. After retiring from the University of Tokyo in 1990, he moved to Tokyo Denki University.
In computer science, he is known for his work on dialects of the programming language ALGOL. He was a Japanese representative on the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) IFIP Working Group 2.1, which supports and maintains the languages ALGOL 60 and ALGOL 68.
- Wada, Eiiti; Yonezawa, Akinori (November 1996), "Professor Nobuo Yoneda (28 March 1930 – 22 April 1996)", Science of Computer Programming, 27 (3): 215–216, doi:10.1016/0167-6423(96)88115-9
- Kinoshita, Yoshiki (1998), "Nobuo Yoneda", Mathematica Japonicae, 47: 155
- Mac Lane, Saunders (1998), "The Yoneda Lemma", Mathematica Japonicae, 47: 156
- Koster, Cornelis H. A. (25–28 June 1996). "The Making of Algol 68". In Bjørner, Dines; Broy, Manfred; Pottosin, Igor V. (eds.). Perspectives of System Informatics: Second International Andrei Ershov Memorial Conference, Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 1181. Akademgorodok, Novosibirsk, Russia. pp. 55–67. doi:10.1007/3-540-62064-8_6. Especially see p. 61.
- Jeuring, Johan; Meertens, Lambert; Guttmann, Walter (2016-08-17). "Profile of IFIP Working Group 2.1". Foswiki. Retrieved 2020-03-18.
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