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Truemper, Klaus

Dr. Klaus Truemper

Professor Emeritus


  • Ph.D., Operations Research, Case Western Reserve University, 1973
  • M.S., Operations Research, Case Western Reserve University, 1972
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa, 1969
  • B.S., Industrial Engineering, Rheinische School of Engineering, Germany, 1965

Research Interests:

  • Brain Science
  • Optimization
  • Data Analysis
  • Logic
  • Combinatorics

Major Honors and Awards:

  • Senior Distinguished US Scientist Award by Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung, Germany, 1988

Representative Publications:

  • Book  Artificial Intelligence: Why AI Projects Succeed or Fail, 2023
  • Book Wittgenstein and Brain Science (2022)
  • Book Magic, Error, and Terror (2021)
  • Book The Daring Invention of Logarithm Tables (2020)
  • Book The Construction of Mathematics: The Human Mind’s Greatest Achievement, 2017
  • Book Matroid Decomposition, Academic Press, 1992.
  • Book Effective Logic Computation, Wiley, 1998.
  • Book Design of Logic-based Intelligent Systems, Wiley, 2004.
  • “A decomposition theory for matroids: parts I-VII, Journal of Combinatorial Theory (B), 1985-1992.

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