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.

Aaron SwartzAaron Swartz
(American)
Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
(American)
Kim DotcomKim Dotcom
(German,Finnish)

Gary GygaxGary Gygax
(American)
Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
(Dutch)
John CarmackJohn Carmack
(American)

Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
(American)
Brendan EichBrendan Eich
(American)
Ze FrankZe Frank
(American)

Sid MeierSid Meier
(Canadian,American)
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
(British)
Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
(American)

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
(American)
Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
(British)
George HotzGeorge Hotz
(American)

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
(British)
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
(American)
Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
(American)

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
(American)
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
(American)
Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
(American)

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
(American)
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
(American)
Ed BoonEd Boon
(American)

Loyd BlankenshipLoyd Blankenship
(American)
Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
(American)
Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
(American)

Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
(American)
Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
(American)
Larry WallLarry Wall
(American)

Jenova ChenJenova Chen
Peter NortonPeter Norton
(American)
Ben SwannBen Swann
(American)

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
(Canadian)
Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
(American)
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
(American)

Ian MurdockIan Murdock
(American)
Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
(Scottish)
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
(American)

Jordan WeismanJordan Weisman
(American)
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
(Swedish)
Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
(British)

Tim PatersonTim Paterson
(American)
Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
(American)
Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
(American)

Bram CohenBram Cohen
(American)
Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
(American)
Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
(British)

Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
(Canadian,South African)
Jeff MinterJeff Minter
(British)
Tom HallTom Hall
(American)

Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
(American)
Jace HallJace Hall
(American)
Dave WinerDave Winer
(American)

John ResigJohn Resig
(American)
Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
(American)
Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
(American)

Andy GavinAndy Gavin
(American)
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
(American)
Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
(American)

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
(American)
David JayDavid Jay
(American)
Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
(French)

Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
(Canadian)
Alan CooperAlan Cooper
(American)
Blake RossBlake Ross
(American)

David BrabenDavid Braben
(British)
Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
(American)
Phil KatzPhil Katz
(American)

Rob PardoRob Pardo
(American)
Con KolivasCon Kolivas
(Australian)
Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
(American)

Alistair CockburnAlistair Cockburn
(American)
Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
(Canadian)
Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
(American)

Monte CookMonte Cook
(American)
Mark RosewaterMark Rosewater
(American)
Tom DeMarcoTom DeMarco
(American)

Andrew TridgellAndrew Tridgell
(Australian)
Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
(American)
Brad FitzpatrickBrad Fitzpatrick
(American)