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Shor, Peter

Born: 1959 AD
Currently alive, at 56 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Mathematicians

1959 – Born on the 14th of August.

1977 – Attending Tamalpais High School, in Mill Valley, California, he placed third in the USA Mathematical Olympiad.

1978 – He was a Putnam Fellow.

1981 – He received his B.S. in Mathematics in for undergraduate work at Caltech.

1985 – He then earned his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from MIT.

1998 – Nevanlinna Prize.

2003 – Shor began his current MIT position.

2007 – Shor is currently teaching a new course for Spring Seminar in Information Theory.