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Computer scientist

Stephen Thomas Kent, American computer scientist. Recipient Gold medal for Excellence Science Research Society of America, 1973. Member Association Computing Machinery, Sigma Xi, Delta Epsilon Sigma (president Sigma Pi chapter 1972-1973), Dobro Slovo Tau Tau chapter.

Background

Kent, Stephen Thomas was born on January 25, 1951 in New Orleans. Son of Albert Louis Kent and Evelyn Mae (Gilbert) Segal.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Loyola University, 1973. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1976, Electrical Engineer, 1978, Doctor of Philosophy., 1980. Consultant Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, California, summer 1976.

Research assistant Massachusetts Institute of Technology Laboratory for Computer Science, Cambridge, 1977-1980. Chief scientist Bolt, Beranek and Newman Technologies Communications, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1980. Director International Association for Cryptologic Research.

Career

Consultant Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, California, summer 1976. Chief scientist Bolt, Beranek and Newman Technologies Communications, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1980. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author book chapter Editor: Telecommunication Networks journal., since 1982. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Association Computing Machinery, Sigma Xi, Delta Epsilon Sigma (president Sigma Pi chapter 1972-1973), Dobro Slovo Tau Tau chapter.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Alpine skiing; classical music, wine collecting.

Connections

Married Rachel Baribault, June 22, 1974.

father:
Albert Louis Kent Segal

mother:
Evelyn Mae (Gilbert) Segal

spouse:
Rachel Baribault