“Turing Award”

January 12, 2010  12:06 PM

Frances Allen: first woman to win Turing Award

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Frances Allen was has become the first woman to receive the prestigious Turing Award since it was set up in 1966.

Allen is a fellow at IBM and was given the award for her achievements in optimising computer programs and high-performance computing systems.

She is a...

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