Associate Professor &
Department of Computer Science
The University of Chicago
CMSC 12100 (aka CS121) Autumn 2014
"You need the willingness to fail all the time. You have to generate many ideas and then you have to work very hard only to discover that they don't work. And you keep doing that over and over until you find one that does." John Backus, NYTimes obit March 20th, 2007.
Taking a shorter route to a PhD: NY Times letter