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educator , Computer scientist

Samuel Daniel Conte, American computer scientist, educator. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member American Mathematics Society, Association for Computing Machinery, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Association American.

Background

Conte, Samuel Daniel was born on June 5, 1917 in Lackawanna, New York, United States. Son of Samuel and Amelia (Jiuditta) Conte.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Buffalo State College, 1939;Master of Sciences, University Buffalo, 1943;Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1950.

Career

Professor, Wayne State University, 1946-1956;manager mathematics department, Aerospace Corporation, Los Angeles, 1956-1962;head computer science department, Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1962-1979;professor computer science, Purdue University, 1979-1992;professor emeritus, Purdue University, since 1992;director software engineering research center, Purdue University, 1986-1988. Visiting scientist National Science Foundation, 1989, consultant.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member American Mathematics Society, Association for Computing Machinery, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Association American.

Connections

Married Margaret Mary Boyle, October 24, 1970. Children– Cheryl, Robert.

father:
Samuel Conte

mother:
Amelia (Jiuditta) Conte

spouse:
Margaret Mary Boyle

children:
Cheryl Conte

Robert Conte