Stephen Byram FURBER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1953-03-21
Education Manchester Grammar, St John's Coll Cambridge (Baylis scholar, BA), Univ of Cambridge (PhD)
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Recreations 6 string and bass guitar (church music group)
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Style Prof Stephen Furber, CBE, FRS, FREng
Career Rolls-Royce research fell Emmanuel Coll Cambridge 1978-81; princ designer BBC microcomputer hardware 1981-82; hardware design engr and design mangr Acorn Computers Ltd Cambridge 1981-90; princ hardware architect of the ARM 32-bit RISC microprocessor 1983; Univ of Manchester: ICL prof of computer engrg Dept of Computer Science 1990, head Dept of Computer Science 2001-04; dir: Manchester Informatics Ltd 1994-2010, Cogency Technol Inc Toronto 1997-99, Cogniscience Ltd 2000-, Transitive Technologies Ltd 2001-04, Silistix Ltd 2004-06; led research gp which developed AMULET1 won BCS Award 1995, BBC Micro and ARM both won Acorn Queen's Award for Technol, Royal Acad of Engrg Silver Medal 2003, Royal Soc Wolfson Research Merit Award 2004-09, IET Faraday Medal 2007, Millennium Technol Prize Laureate Technol Acad of Finland 2010, IEEE Computer Soc Computer Pioneer Award 2013; memb PCC St Chad's Handforth (Anglican); fell Computer History Museum CA 2012; Hon DSc Univ of Edinburgh 2010, Hon DSc Anglia Ruskin Univ 2012; FBCS 1997 (MBCS 1992), CEng, FREng 1999, FRS 2002, FIET 2004, FIEEE 2005
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