Aarne Ranta, Finnish computer scientist, educator. Achievements include development of Grammatical Framework (GF) programming language for grammars.
Ranta, Aarne was born on May 11, 1963 in Tampere, Finland. Son of Erkki and Marjariitta Ranta.
Master of Arts, University Helsinki, Finland, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, Finland, 1990.
Docent University Tampere, Finland, since 1991, University Helsinki, since 1991. Associate professor Gothenburg University, Sweden, 1999—2005, professor computer science, since 2005. Visiting professor Xerox Research Center Europe, France, 1997—1999.
Junior fellow Academy Finland, Helsinki, Finland.
Achievements include development of Grammatical Framework (GF) programming language for grammars.