My focus is not on solving nature's deeper mysteries. It is on using nature's deeper mysteries to solve important societal problems.
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Philip Emeagwali Quotes
The greatest grand challenge for any scientist is discovering how to prevent the spread of...
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...
Briefly, to program it requires an absolute understanding of how all 65,536 processors are interconnected.
The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
Our lives sometimes depends on computers performing as predicted.
I wanted to become a mathematician, physicist or astronomer.
The Connection Machine was the most powerful supercomputer in the world. It is a complex...
One out of every 100 American men is HIV positive. The rate of infection has...
When I enrolled in college at age 19, I had a total of eight years...
It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
Adversities such as being homeless and going to prison has made many people stronger.
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used...
The labs were happy that I was brave enough to attempt to program it and...
Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have...
The Connection Machines owned by the United States government laboratories were made available to me...
Nelson Mandela and Malcolm X came out of prison stronger.
Nigeria is a West African nation of over 100 million energetic people. It is endowed...
The hardship of living in a refugee camp made me psychologically strong.