It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
Quote by Philip Emeagwali
Philip Emeagwali Quotes
When I enrolled in college at age 19, I had a total of eight years...
Nelson Mandela and Malcolm X came out of prison stronger.
The hardships that I encountered in the past will help me succeed in the future.
First, I identify an analogous problem in nature and borrow from it.
Because I am not formally trained in the medical sciences, I can bring in new...
The Connection Machines owned by the United States government laboratories were made available to me...
I have expertise in five different fields which helps me to easily understand the analogy...
The Connection Machine was the most powerful supercomputer in the world. It is a complex...
My focus is not on solving nature's deeper mysteries. It is on using nature's deeper...
Briefly, to program it requires an absolute understanding of how all 65,536 processors are interconnected.
I preferred to study those subjects that were of interest to me.
Our lives sometimes depends on computers performing as predicted.
The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
Adversities such as being homeless and going to prison has made many people stronger.
The greatest grand challenge for any scientist is discovering how to prevent the spread of...
One out of every 100 American men is HIV positive. The rate of infection has...
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used...
Due to financial reasons, I dropped out of school after eight years of formal schooling.
The hardship of living in a refugee camp made me psychologically strong.
I dropped out of high school four times between the ages of 12 to 17.