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Peter Norvig
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Give $1 to 'New library in rural Nicaraguan school' and Peter will match it. Support Hester J. Hodgdon Libraries for All Program together! – One Today by Google https://onetoday.google.com/m/b1ypjqkq
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Give $1 to 'Teach and save one student.' and Peter will match it. Support New Flint Neighborhood Programs Inc. together! – One Today by Google https://onetoday.google.com/m/a0exod4q
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Give $1 to 'Library Fund Raising and Outreach Booth' and Peter will match it. Support GETSET-GO, NFP together! – One Today by Google https://onetoday.google.com/m/eOUPzEE7
Did you know? In Cambodia, women are often required to work 11 or more hours per day and get only 2 or 3 days off per month, leaving them little free time to study.
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Give $1 to 'Building Foundations for Education' and Peter will match it. Support Students for Senegal together! – One Today by Google https://onetoday.google.com/m/7odgxdfa
Did you know? In Senegal, there is a male literacy rate of 51% but a female one of only 29%. Most families can't afford the $50 tuition to attend preschool.
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Give $1 to 'Empowering Women in Rural Africa' and Peter will match it. Support Rural Health Collaborative together! – One Today by Google https://onetoday.google.com/m/2iiom8zq
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Did you know? Over 21% of those who contract diseases in India are water-related.
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Give $1 to 'Water point to end trachoma' and Peter will match it. Support Operation Eyesight Universal together! – One Today by Google https://onetoday.google.com/m/fhUoxlN-
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Research Director
Employment
  • Google
    Research Director, 2001 - present
  • Sun
    Senior Scientist, 1991 - 1994
  • Harlequin
    Chief Designer, 1994 - 1996
  • Junglee
    Chief Scientist, 1996 - 1998
  • NASA
    Division Chief, 1998 - 2001
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Palo Alto, CA
Previously
Newton, MA - Providence RI - Cambridge, MA - Lexington, MA - Berkeley, CA - Venice Beach, CA
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Introduction

Peter Norvig is a Fellow of the American Association for Artificial Intelligence and the Association for Computing Machinery. At Google Inc he was Director of Search Quality, responsible for the core web search algorithms from 2002-2005, and has been Director of Research from 2005 on.

Previously he was the head of the Computational Sciences Division at NASA Ames Research Center, making him NASA's senior computer scientist. He received the NASA Exceptional Achievement Award in 2001. He has served as an assistant professor at the University of Southern California and a research faculty member at the University of California at Berkeley Computer Science Department, from which he received a Ph.D. in 1986 and the distinguished alumni award in 2006. He has over fifty publications in Computer Science, concentrating on Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing and Software Engineering, including the booksArtificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (the leading textbook in the field), Paradigms of AI Programming: Case Studies in Common LispVerbmobil: A Translation System for Face-to-Face Dialog, and Intelligent Help Systems for UNIX. He is also the author of the Gettysburg Powerpoint Presentation and the world's longest palindromic sentence.

Education
  • Brown
    Applied Math, 1974 - 1978
  • Berkeley
    Computer Science, 1980 - 1985
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