Awards & Winners

Maurice Vincent Wilkes

Date of Birth 26-June-1913
Place of Birth Dudley
(United Kingdom, West Midlands, Worcestershire)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Sir Maurice Vincent Wilkes, Maurice Wilkes, Sir Maurice Wilkes
Profession Physicist, Computer Scientist, Professor
Sir Maurice Vincent Wilkes FRS, FREng, DFBCS was a British computer scientist credited with several important developments in computing. At the time of his death, Wilkes was an Emeritus Professor of the University of Cambridge. He received a number of distinctions: he was a knight bachelor, Distinguished Fellow of the British Computer Society, a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of the Royal Society.

Awards by Maurice Vincent Wilkes

Check all the awards nominated and won by Maurice Vincent Wilkes.


Turing Award
(Builder and designer of the EDSAC, the first computer with an internally stored program.)