Category:C. A. R. Hoare

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English: Sir Charles Antony Richard Hoare (born 1934) is a British computer scientist, probably best known for the development of Quicksort.

Charles Antony Richard Hoare 
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British computer scientist
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Date of birth11 January 1934
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Doctoral student
  • Bill Roscoe
  • Cliff Jones
  • Augusto Sampaio
Member of
Field of work
Notable work
  • Hoare logic
  • communicating sequential processes
  • quicksort
Award received
  • Fellow of the Royal Society
  • Turing Award (1980)
  • IEEE John von Neumann Medal (2011)
  • Faraday Medal (1985)
  • Friedrich L. Bauer Prize (2007)
  • Computer History Museum fellow
  • Kyoto Prize in Advanced Technology (2000)
  • Computer Pioneer Award (1990)
  • Programming Languages Achievement Award (2011)
  • Harry H. Goode Memorial Award (1981)
  • Honorary Doctor of the University of Madrid Complutense (2012)
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