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Barycentric Subdivision
In geometry, the barycentric subdivision is a standard way of dividing an arbitrary convex polygon into triangles, a convex polyhedron into tetrahedra, or, in general, a convex polytope into simplices with the same dimension, by connecting the barycenters of their faces in a specific way. The name is also used in topology for a similar operation on cell complexes. The result is topologically equivalent to that of the geometric operation, but the parts have arbitrary shape and size [...More Info...] [...Related Items...] 

Brian Kernighan
Brian Wilson Kernighan (/ˈkɜːrnɪhæn/;^{[6]} born January 1, 1942)^{[1]} is a Canadian computer scientist. He worked at Bell Labs and contributed to the development of Unix alongside Unix creators Ken Thompson and Dennis Ritchie. Kernighan's name became widely known through coauthorship of the first book on the C programming language (The C Programming Language) with Dennis Ritchie. Kernighan affirmed that he had no part in the design of the C language ("it's entirely Dennis Ritchie's work").^{[7]} He authored many Unix programs, including ditroff. Kernighan is coauthor of the AWK and AMPL programming languages. The "K" of K&R C and the "K" in AWK both stand for "Kernighan" [...More Info...] [...Related Items...] 

Dennis Ritchie
Dennis MacAlistair Ritchie (September 9, 1941 – c. October 12, 2011)^{[2]}^{[3]}^{[4]}^{[5]} was an American computer scientist.^{[2]} He created the C programming language and, with longtime colleague Ken Thompson, the Unix operating system and B programming language.^{[2]} Ritchie and Thompson were awarded the Turing Award from the ACM in 1983, the Hamming Medal from the IEEE in 1990 and the National Medal of Technology from President Bill Clinton in 1999. Ritchie was the head of Lucent Technologies System Software Research Department when he retired in 2007


Wine (software)
Wine (recursive backronym for Wine Is Not an Emulator) is a free and opensource compatibility layer that aims to allow application software and recursive backronym for Wine Is Not an Emulator) is a free and opensource compatibility layer that aims to allow application software and computer games developed for Microsoft Windows to run on Unixlike operating systems


GNU
GNU (/ɡnuː/ (GNU (/ɡnuː/ (listen))^{[3]}^{[4]} is a project to create an operating system, consisting of an extensive collection of wholly free software.^{[5]}^{[6]}^{[7]} The use of the completed GNU tools led to the family of operating systems popularly known as Linux.^{[8]} Since GNU's own kernel never left the early stages of development, the GNU operating system is still considered not ready for production use


Richard Dedekind
Julius Wilhelm Richard Dedekind (6 October 1831 – 12 February 1916) was a German mathematician who made important contributions to abstract algebra (particularly ring theory), axiomatic foundation for the natural numbers, algebraic number theory and the definition of the real numbers. Dedekind's father was Julius Levin Ulrich Dedekind, an administrator of Collegium Carolinum in Braunschweig. His mother was Caroline Henriette Dedekind (née Emperius), the daughter of a professor at the Collegium.^{[1]} Richard Dedekind had three older siblings. As an adult, he never used the names Julius Wilhelm. He was born, lived most of his life, and died in Braunschweig (often called "Brunswick" in English). He first attended the Collegium Carolinum in 1848 before transferring to the University of Göttingen in 1850. There, Dedekind was taught number theory by professor Moritz Stern[...More Info...] [...Related Items...] 

Giuseppe Peano
Giuseppe Peano (/piˈɑːnoʊ/;^{[1]} Italian: [dʒuˈzɛppe peˈaːno]; 27 August 1858 – 20 April 1932) was an Italian mathematician and glottologist. The author of over 200 books and papers, he was a founder of mathematical logic and set theory, to which he contributed much notation. The standard axiomatization of the natural numbers is named the Peano axioms in his honor. As part of this effort, he made key contributions to the modern rigorous and systematic treatment of the method of mathematical induction. He spent most of his career teaching mathematics at the University of Turin.
He also wrote an international auxiliary language, Latino sine flexione ("Latin without inflections"), which is a simplified version of Classical Latin
