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Computer scientist

Theodore Ware Hildebrandt, American computer scientist. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946, 51-53. Member Association Computing Machinery, American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American.

Background

Hildebrandt, Theodore Ware was born on December 8, 1922 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Son of Theophil Henry and Dora Edith (Ware) Hildebrandt.

Education

AB, University of Michigan, 1942;Master of Arts in Mathematics, University of Michigan, 1947;Master of Science in Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1951;Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, University of Michigan, 1956.

Career

Design engineer, Electronic Computer Project, Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1947-1948;associate scientist, Oak Ridge (Tennessee) Institute Nuclear Studies, 1956-1957;assistant director Numerical Computation Laboratory, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1957-1967;assistant to associate professor mathematics, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1957-1967;professor computer and information science, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1967-1968;director Computer Center, professor mathematics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1968-1969;head computing facility, National Center Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, 1969-1974;consultant, unites states department Commerce, Boulder, 1974-1976;director Academy Computer Center, U. North Carolina, Greensboro, 1976-1986;professor mathematics and computer science, U. North Carolina, Greensboro, 1976-1993;professor emeritus, U. North Carolina, Greensboro, since 1993.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946, 51-53. Member Association Computing Machinery, American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American.

Connections

Married Ruth Eleanor Stein, October 16, 1953 (deceased November 1961). Children: Sarah Catherine H. Kiefhaber, Paul Richard, Thomas Henry, Mary Lise. Married Mary Kathryn Babcock, June 16, 1962.

1 child, Peter Warren.

father:
Theophil Henry Hildebrandt

mother:
Dora Edith (Ware) Hildebrandt

spouses:
Ruth Eleanor Stein

Mary Kathryn Babcock

children:
Sarah Catherine H. Kiefhaber Hildebrandt

Paul Richard Hildebrandt

Thomas Henry Hildebrandt

Mary Lise Hildebrandt

Peter Warren Hildebrandt