List of famous computer engineers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Computer engineers are responsible for designing, developing, implementing and testing computer-based hardware and software. Computer engineering refers to the study that integrates electronic engineering with computer sciences to design and develop computer systems and other technological devices. Computer engineers specializing in software need to be fluent in a variety of programming languages, like Java and C++. Computer engineers are also suited for robotics research, which relies heavily on using digital systems to control and monitor electrical systems like motors, communications, and sensors. A computer engineer may also be responsible for constructing and managing an organization's computer system and supplying technical support. A computer engineer typically works in an office or laboratory environment as part of a team and enjoys a traditional work schedule. Since even the smallest businesses rely on some type of computer system for their daily tasks, computer engineers are known to work all over the map in both the private and public sectors. This section provides you information about the life and works of various famous computer engineers from all over the world.

Kim DotcomKim Dotcom
(German,Finnish)
John CarmackJohn Carmack
(American)
Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
(Dutch)

Gary GygaxGary Gygax
(American)
Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
(American)
Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
(American)

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
(American)
Sid MeierSid Meier
(Canadian,American)
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
(British)

Ze FrankZe Frank
(American)
George HotzGeorge Hotz
(American)
Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
(American)

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
(American)
Chris MetzenChris Metzen
(American)
Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
(British)

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
(American)
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
(American)
Hans ReiserHans Reiser
(American)

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
(American)
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
(American)
Ian MurdockIan Murdock
(American)

Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
(American)
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
(American)
Ed BoonEd Boon
(American)

Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
(American)
Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
(British)
Jade RaymondJade Raymond
(Canadian)

Larry WallLarry Wall
(American)
Ben SwannBen Swann
(American)
Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
(American)

Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
(American)
Jenova ChenJenova Chen
Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
(Scottish)

Peter NortonPeter Norton
(American)
Tim PatersonTim Paterson
(American)
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
(American)

Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
(American)
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
(American)
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
(Swedish)

Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
(American)
Tom HallTom Hall
(American)
Bram CohenBram Cohen
(American)

Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
(British)
Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
(American)
Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
(American)

Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
(American)
Andy GavinAndy Gavin
(American)
Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
(Canadian,South African)

Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
(American)
Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
(American)
Jeff MinterJeff Minter
(British)

Dave WinerDave Winer
(American)
Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
(British)
Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
(American)

Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
(American)
Jace HallJace Hall
(American)
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
(American)

John WalkerJohn Walker
(American)
John ResigJohn Resig
(American)
Alan CooperAlan Cooper
(American)

Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
(French)
Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
(American)
Emily GraslieEmily Graslie
(American)

Rob PardoRob Pardo
(American)
David JayDavid Jay
(American)
Blake RossBlake Ross
(American)

David BrabenDavid Braben
(British)
Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
(Canadian)
Con KolivasCon Kolivas
(Australian)

Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
(American)
Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
(American)
Phil KatzPhil Katz
(American)

Jordan WeismanJordan Weisman
(American)
Alistair CockburnAlistair Cockburn
(American)
Brad FitzpatrickBrad Fitzpatrick
(American)

Robert ScobleRobert Scoble
(American)
Monte CookMonte Cook
(American)
Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
(American)

Justin FrankelJustin Frankel
(American)
Mark RosewaterMark Rosewater
(American)
Benjamin Mako HillBenjamin Mako Hill
(American)