Larry Wos

Mathematician, Author

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Who is Larry Wos?

Larry Wos is a mathematician, a researcher in the Mathematics and Computer Science Division of Argonne National Laboratories.

Wos studied at the University of Chicago, receiving a bachelor's degree in 1950 and a master's in mathematics in 1954, and went on for doctoral studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He joined Argonne in 1957, and began using computers to prove mathematical theorems in 1963.

Wos is congenitally blind. He is an avid bowler, the best male blind bowler in the US.

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  • University of Chicago

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on July 23, 2013

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