Quotes by Tony Hoare

About Tony Hoare:

Sir Charles Antony Richard Hoare is a British computer scientist. He developed the sorting algorithm quicksort in 1959/1960. He also developed Hoare logic for verifying program correctness, and the formal language Communicating Sequential Processes (CSP) to specify the interactions of concurrent processes (including the dining philosophers problem) and the inspiration for the occam programming language.

Author Bio

  • NameTony Hoare
  • DescriptionComputer scientist
  • AliasesTony Hoare
  • BornJanuary 11, 1934
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionComputer Scientist; Engineer; Programmer; Writer
  • AwardsFellow Of The Royal Society; Turing Award; IEEE John Von Neumann Medal