chicks & computers [was: [BATN] Bay Area gas at record high;experts cite ethanol]

Joseph S Barrera III joe@barrera.org
Sun, 16 Mar 2003 18:37:16 -0800


Russell Turpin wrote:
> James Rogers:
> 
>> More to the point, name all the advances in the field of systems
>> and software engineering that were the product of the fertile
>> imagination of a female engineer or theoretician. ..
> 
> If you look up the papers published by Nancy Lynch, you'll find
> quite a few of these. She heads Theory of Distributed Systems at
> MIT. Here's her home page:
> 
> http://theory.lcs.mit.edu/~lynch/

Lynch is a good example. There's also Mary Shaw and Barbara Liskov.

- Joe