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Nancy Lynch Named Recipient of ACM Award for Contributions to Reliability of Distributed Computing
NEW YORK, April 5 (AScribe Newswire) -- The ACM Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computation Theory (SIGACT) will present its 2007 Knuth Prize to Professor Nancy Lynch of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for her influential contributions to the theory of distributed systems, which solve problems using multiple processes or computers connected through a shared memory or network.