Dr. Peter Elias
1923-2001
Dr. Peter Elias Member
Webster Professor of Electrical Engineering Emeritus and Senior Lecturer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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  • 1979
  • Electronics, Communication & Information Systems
  • Computer Science & Engineering
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  • 1979
  • Electronics, Communication & Information Systems
  • Computer Science & Engineering
Memorial Tribute

BY ROBERT GALLAGER
SUBMITTED BY THE NAE HOME SECRETARY

PROFESSOR PETER ELIAS, probably the most important early researcher in Information Theory after Claude Shannon, died from Creutzfeld-Jacob disease at his Cambridge, Massachusetts home on ...

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Election Citation
Pioneering in the field of information theory and leadership in electrical engineering education.