• Jul 12, 1926
    (b.) - ?

Bio/Description

Developed concept of communicating automata in his Ph.D. thesis in 1962 (later referred to as Petri nets). Afterwards department head at GMD (Gesellschaft fuer Mathematik und Datenverarbeitung) in Birlinghofen; now part of Fraunhofer organization.
  • Date of Birth:

    Jul 12, 1926
  • Gender:

    Male
  • Noted For:

    German mathematician and computer scientist is best known by his designated for Petri nets for modeling of distributed systems.
  • Category of Achievement:

  • More Info: