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.

John CarmackJohn Carmack
(American)
Kim DotcomKim Dotcom
(German,Finnish)
Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
(American)

Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
(Dutch)
Gary GygaxGary Gygax
(American)
George HotzGeorge Hotz
(American)

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
(American)
Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
(American)
Sid MeierSid Meier
(Canadian,American)

Tim PatersonTim Paterson
(American)
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
(British)
Chris MetzenChris Metzen
(American)

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
(American)
Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
(British)
Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
(American)

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
(American)
Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
(American)
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
(American)

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
(Canadian)
Ze FrankZe Frank
(American)
Ian MurdockIan Murdock
(American)

Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
(American)
Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
(American)
Tim SchaferTim Schafer
(American)

Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
(American)
Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
(American)
Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
(British)

Larry WallLarry Wall
(American)
Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
(American)
Ed BoonEd Boon
(American)

Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
(American)
Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
(American)
Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
(American)

Peter NortonPeter Norton
(American)
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
(American)
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
(Swedish)

Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
(Scottish)
Ben SwannBen Swann
(American)
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
(American)

Bram CohenBram Cohen
(American)
Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
(British)
Tom HallTom Hall
(American)

Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
(American)
Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
(Canadian,South African)
Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
(American)

Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
(American)
Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
(American)
Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
(Canadian)

Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
(American)
Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
(American)
Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
(French)

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
(American)
Jace HallJace Hall
(American)
Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
(American)

Dave WinerDave Winer
(American)
Alan CooperAlan Cooper
(American)
Blake RossBlake Ross
(American)

Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
(British)
Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
(American)
Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
(American)

Rob PardoRob Pardo
(American)
John ResigJohn Resig
(American)
Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
(American)

Andy GavinAndy Gavin
(American)
Jeff MinterJeff Minter
(British)
Alistair CockburnAlistair Cockburn
(American)

Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
(American)
Emily GraslieEmily Graslie
(American)
Justin FrankelJustin Frankel
(American)

Robert ScobleRobert Scoble
(American)
David JayDavid Jay
(American)
David BrabenDavid Braben
(British)

Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
(Canadian)
Phil KatzPhil Katz
(American)
Monte CookMonte Cook
(American)

Con KolivasCon Kolivas
(Australian)
John WalkerJohn Walker
(American)
Mark RosewaterMark Rosewater
(American)

Jenova ChenJenova Chen
Betty HolbertonBetty Holberton
(American)
Edward YourdonEdward Yourdon
(American)