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  1. Frances Elizabeth Allen (August 4, 1932 – August 4, 2020) [2] [3] was an American computer scientist and pioneer in the field of optimizing compilers. [4] [5] [6] Allen was the first woman to become an IBM Fellow, and in 2006 became the first woman to win the Turing Award. [7] Her achievements include seminal work in compilers, program optimization, and parallelization. [8]

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  3. Frances Allen, pioneering computer scientist, dead at the age ...

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    Frances “Fran” Allen, a computer scientist who became a pioneer in the world of computing for her work on compiler research, died on August 4, her 88th birthday, according to an announcement...

  4. Frances Allen - Wikipedia

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    Frances Elizabeth Allen (August 4, 1932 – August 4, 2020) [2] [3] was an American computer scientist and pioneer in the field of optimizing compilers. [4] [5] [6] Allen was the first woman to become an IBM Fellow, and in 2006 became the first woman to win the Turing Award. [7] Her achievements include seminal work in compilers, program optimization, and parallelization. [8]

  5. Frances E. Allen | Biography, A.M. Turing Award, & Facts

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    Frances E. Allen, (born August 4, 1932, Peru, New York, U.S.—died August 4, 2020), American computer scientist who was the first woman to win the A.M. Turing Award (2006), the highest honour in computer science, cited for her “pioneering contributions to the theory and practice of optimizing compiler techniques that laid the foundation for modern optimizing compilers and automatic parallel execution.”

  6. Frances Allen, Who Helped Hardware Understand Software, Dies ...

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    Frances Allen, a computer scientist and researcher who helped create the fundamental ideas that allow practically anyone to build fast, efficient and useful software for computers, smartphones...

  7. Remembering Frances E. Allen | IBM Research Blog

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    IBM Fellow Fran Allen spent her career advancing the field of computing and inspired generations of technologists. Frances “Fran” Allen, a pioneer in the world of computing, the first female IBM Fellow and the first woman to win the Turing Award, died on August 4, 2020, the day of her 88th birthday. Fran grew up on a farm in Peru, New York.

  8. Computer scientist Frances Allen, known for her work on ...

    www.theverge.com/2020/8/9/21360722/frances-allen...

    Frances Allen, whose work on computer compiling helped establish a foundation for much of modern computer programming, died on August 4th, her 88th birthday.

  9. Frances Allen - A.M. Turing Award Laureate

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    Frances Elizabeth ("Fran") Allen was born August 4, 1932. She was the oldest of six children and grew up on a farm in Peru, New York, near Lake Champlain. Her father was a farmer, and her mother an elementary-school teacher. In high school she was greatly inspired by her math teacher, and set out to become a math teacher herself.

  10. Area fast-food chain recruits Boston Market CEO to run ...

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    TAMPA — Checkers & Rally’s has named Frances Allen CEO and a member of the company's board of directors, effective Feb. 17. Allen, according to a press release, comes to the Tampa-based fast food chain from Boston Market, where she also served as CEO. She succeeds Rick Silva, who served as CEO and president of the Tampa-based, nearly 900-unit fast food chain for 13 years.

  11. Frances Allen - CHM

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    Frances Allen was born in Plattsburg, New York, in 1932. She holds a BS in mathematics (1954) from Albany State Teacher's College, and an MS, also in mathematics (1957), from the University of Michigan. She holds several honorary doctorates in science. Allen is a pioneer in the field of optimizing compilers, programs that translate source code ...

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