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Fred Popowich [1]

Fred Popowich,
a Canadian AI researcher and computer scientist with a B.Sc. from University of Alberta in 1982, a M.Sc. from Simon Fraser University, and a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from University of Edinburgh in 1989. Since then he is faculty member in the School of Computing Science at Simon Fraser University. While affiliated with the University of Alberta, he researched on parallel search and published along with Tony Marsland on their experience with their parallel chess program Parabelle based on Ken Thompson's program TinkerBelle [2] [3]. Fred Popowich further focused on natural language processing.

Selected Publications


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1990 ...

2000 ...

  • Fred Popowich (2005). Using text mining and natural language processing for health care claims processing. SIGKDD Explorations, Vol. 7, No. 1

2010 ...

External Links


  1. Dr. Fred Popowich
  2. The original name for Belle was T.Belle (the US Chess Federation required an initial). TinkerBelle was the "invention" of Tony Marsland, and nothing Ken Thompson knew about or approved
  3. Tinker Bell from Wikipedia a fictional character from J. M. Barrie's 1904 play and 1911 novel Peter and Wendy
  4. dblp: Fred Popowich

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