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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Ralph E. Gomory

Title: Senior Vice President for Science & Technology
Affiliation:   IBM Corporation
    Armonk, New York 10504 USA
Gender:   Male
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Award Discipline:   Mathematics and Computer Science
Award Year:   1988
Citation:   "For his scientific contributions to the mathematics of discrete optimization and its far-reaching influence on information processing; for bringing to a leading position one of industry's most sigificant research establishments; and for his contributions to public and private scientific enterprise."
    Presented by President Reagan in a White House ceremony on July 15, 1988.


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