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Diffie, Whitfield

LC control no.n 97101609
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Personal name headingDiffie, Whitfield
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Variant(s)Diffie, W. (Whitfield)
Associated placeCambridge (Mass.) Zurich (Switzerland) Santa Clara (Calif.)
Birth date1944
Profession or occupationComputer engineers Cryptographers
Type of familymale
Found inPrivacy on the line, 1998: CIP t.p. (Whitfield Diffie) jkt. (distinguished engineer at Sun Microsystems, Inc.)
Cracking codes, 1999: t.p. (W. Diffie) p.9 (Dr. Whitfield Diffie, Sun Systems Ltd., Calif.)
Good, I.J. Breaking teleprinter ciphers at Bletchley Park, 2015: t.p. (Whitfield Diffie) page cvii (Whitfield Diffie; b. 1944; 1975 discovery of the concept of public key cryptography; 1965 graduate in mathematics of MIT and Dr. sc. techn. (hc), 1992 of the ETH in Zurich; fellow of the Marconi Foundation)
Associated languageeng