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.

Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
(American)
Kim DotcomKim Dotcom
(German,Finnish)
Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
(Dutch)

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John CarmackJohn Carmack
(American)
George HotzGeorge Hotz
(American)
Gary GygaxGary Gygax
(American)

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
(American)
Sid MeierSid Meier
(Canadian,American)
Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
(American)

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
(American)
Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
(British)
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
(British)

Tim PatersonTim Paterson
(American)
Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
(American)
Jade RaymondJade Raymond
(Canadian)

Ed BoonEd Boon
(American)
Tim SchaferTim Schafer
(American)
Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
(American)

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
(American)
Jeff MinterJeff Minter
(British)
Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
(American)

Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
(American)
Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
(American)
Edmund McMillenEdmund McMillen
(American)

Amit SinghalAmit Singhal
(American)
Ze FrankZe Frank
(American)
Larry WallLarry Wall
(American)

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Jonathan IveJonathan Ive
(British)
Roberta WilliamsRoberta Williams
(American)
Ian MurdockIan Murdock
(American)

Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
(American)
Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
(American)
Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
(Canadian)

Josh SawyerJosh Sawyer
(American)
Jacob AppelbaumJacob Appelbaum
(American)
Peter NortonPeter Norton
(American)

Marie ForleoMarie Forleo
(American)
Sandy PetersenSandy Petersen
(American)
Andrew GowerAndrew Gower
(British)

Jamie ZawinskiJamie Zawinski
(American)
Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
(American)
Greg Kroah-HartmanGreg Kroah-Hartman
(American)

Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
(Swedish)
Bram CohenBram Cohen
(American)
Rob PardoRob Pardo
(American)

Chris SawyerChris Sawyer
(Scottish)
Tom HallTom Hall
(American)
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
(American)

Dave WinerDave Winer
(American)
Ben SwannBen Swann
(American)
Brian BehlendorfBrian Behlendorf
(American)

Krishna BharatKrishna Bharat
(American)
Ian LivingstoneIan Livingstone
(British)
Jordan MechnerJordan Mechner
(American)

Theo de RaadtTheo de Raadt
(Canadian,South African)
Fabrice BellardFabrice Bellard
(French)
Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
(American)

Blake RossBlake Ross
(American)
Bill AtkinsonBill Atkinson
(American)
John ResigJohn Resig
(American)

Alan CooperAlan Cooper
(American)
Andy GavinAndy Gavin
(American)
Alistair CockburnAlistair Cockburn
(American)

Michael AbrashMichael Abrash
(American)
Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
(American)
David BrabenDavid Braben
(British)

Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
(American)
Jenova ChenJenova Chen
Jace HallJace Hall
(American)

Phil KatzPhil Katz
(American)
Andrew CoyneAndrew Coyne
(Canadian)
Justin FrankelJustin Frankel
(American)

Betty HolbertonBetty Holberton
(American)
David JayDavid Jay
(American)
Robert ScobleRobert Scoble
(American)

Tom DeMarcoTom DeMarco
(American)
Bradley M. KuhnBradley M. Kuhn
(American)
Andrew TridgellAndrew Tridgell
(Australian)

John WalkerJohn Walker
(American)
Monte CookMonte Cook
(American)
Mark RosewaterMark Rosewater
(American)