Stephen Wolfram

Founder of Wolfram Research and Physicist

How did he influence computing today?

Stephen Wolfram shaped computing for the modern world. Stephen was born in London in 1959. He published his first scientific paper at the age of 15 and received his PhD is theoretical physics from Caltech at the age of 20. In 1987 Stephen Wolfram created Wolfram Research. Wolfram research is a company based on computing and has made many great contributions to the modern world such as, Mathematica, Wolfram Language, A New Kind of Science, and Wolfram Alpha. All of these are used all over the world and help greatly with computing.