Collection primarily concerns his work in artificial
intelligence at Stanford University and includes administrative files, correspondence,
project files, trip files, proposals, reports, reprints, Artificial Intelligence Lab
memos, audio tapes, video tapes, and files on computer programs, mainly DENDRAL, MOLGEN,
ARPA, EPAM, and SUMEX.
Computer scientist. Feigenbaum received his B.S., 1956, and his Ph.D., 1959, in
electrical engineering from Carnegie Institute of Technology. He completed a Fulbright
Fellowship at the National Physics Laboratory and in 1960 went to the University of
California, Berkeley, to teach in the School of Business Administration. He joined the
Stanford faculty in 1965 in the Dept. of Computer Science; he served as Director of the
Stanford Computation Center from 1965 to 1968 and as chairman of the Department from
1976 to 1981. Feigenbaum is a leading national figure in artificial intelligence and has
developed computer resources for interactive research between medical and scientific
collaborators on a national and global scale.
86 Linear feet and 89,702.3 megabytes
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The collection is open for research. The first two accessions have been digitized and
are available online here: http://saltworks.stanford.edu/. For use of paper materials, requests
must be made at least 48 hours in advance of intended use.