Richard K. Guy
|Richard K. Guy|
|Born||30 September, 1916|
|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.
- Homepage of Richard K. Guy at University of Calgary
- Richard K. Guy at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- Richard K. Guy at Wikipedia