Evan Martin (evan) wrote in evan_tech,
Evan Martin

kleinberg macarthur

Jon Kleinberg won a MacArthur grant. As I just mailed a coworker:
Kleinberg is a stud. I still have (somewhere around here) a video of a talk he gave at my school when I was a sophomore or so. I was impressed enough to go to the trouble of ripping the streaming-only video my school provided.

I wish I had more time/motivation/understanding to be able to follow more of his area of research...
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