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True, I loved being a student, but I find myself constantly, in the course of my own work for companies, as well as when I was a professor earlier in my career, that the key thing was constantly to be looking up new information to find out what other people are doing. Go to conferences; read. And now I add to that, search the web. Sometimes I get into AltaVista, pick a keyword that's related to whatever it is I ' m doing, and do a big search and see what's out there. Spend some time skimming. Stroustrup: That depends.

Laughs) S m i t h : What dent, if they're themselves to a as many as they SteS[8: I'd suggest to an undergraduate stuinterested in this field, is to expose variety of languages, and try to learn can. If I give them advice, I'll be telling them how to come out the way I did, and I don't think we need more clones of me; we need people with different ideas. I will recommend the same thing I would recommend to any other student, and that is to experiment; try a broad range of experiences; try a bunch of stuff, study economics, study government, study natural languages, study the history of Japanese civilization.

D. in Electrical Engineering (Computer Science) from Princeton University. Upon graduating from Princeton, Dr. Aho joined Bell Laboratories in 1967 as a Member of Technical Staff in the Computing Techniques Research Department, and in 1980, was appointed Head of the Computing Principles Research Department. He has also been an adjunct professor of Computer Science at Stanford University and at the Stevens Institute of Technology. Dr. Aho's personal research is centered on multimedia information systems, database systems and query languages, programming languages and their compilers, algorithms and the theory of computing.

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