Donald E. Knuth

Donald E. Knuth ("DEK") is Professor of The Art of Computer Programming at Stanford University. He is author of the multi-volume work-in-progress "The Art of Computer Programming", five volumes of "Computers & Typesetting" and "3:16 Bible Texts Illuminated". He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Sciences, and the National Academy of Engineering.

Furthermore, he is the author of the TeX and Metafont systems of documentation (written in WEB for Pascal). He is still actively supporting the CWEB system of structured documentation which is written by Silvio Levy (Berkeley).

He has also published a book on Literate Programming