Richard K. Guy

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Richard K. Guy
Richard K. Guy
Born 30 September, 1916
Residence Unknown
Nationality British
Institutions University of Calgary
Alma mater University of Cambridge

Richard Kenneth Guy (born 30 September, 1916 in Nuneaton, Warwickshire) is a British mathematician and the father of Michael Guy. His most significant discovery in Conway's Game of Life is the glider. He also co-wrote Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays with John Conway and Elwyn Berlekamp.

Patterns found by Richard K. Guy



  • "Glider". The Life Lexicon. Stephen Silver. Retrieved on May 21, 2009.

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