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Jack Minker Papers


Jack Minker Papers
Minker, Jack
Collection number:
2011-41, 2011-56
43.50 linear feet
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University of Maryland
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email:

Jack Minker was a professor at the University of Maryland in the Computer Science Department. Minker became a professor at the university in 1971, the first chairman of the department in 1974, and a professor emeritus in 1998. His collection is comprised of professional research, publications, grant proposals, and information on the Computer Science Department at Maryland. Subjects covered in his research and publications include artificial intelligence, deductive databases, logic programming, and non-monotonic reasoning. The collection also contains correspondence with individuals in the computer science field as well as with institutions such as the National Science Foundation and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. This collection is unprocessed but a preliminary inventory is available.

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