Jeffrey O. Shallit

Professor
School of Computer Science
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 Canada
Office: Davis Centre 3134
Telephone: (519) 888-4567 x 34804
Fax: (519) 885-1208
E-mail: shallit at uwaterloo . ca
GPS: 43.4727 °, -80.5424 °

Areas of interest:
Combinatorics on words, formal languages and automata theory (especially connections with number theory), algorithmic number theory (primality testing, factoring, etc.), history of mathematics and computer science, ethical use of computers, debunking pseudoscience and pseudomathematics.

Foreign member, Finnish Academy of Science and Letters. Elected 2020.

Here I am on google scholar citations.

There is a constant 1.369451... named after me. It is not as important as Euler's constant. Here is a Maple file to compute some estimates of it. Recently Sadov computed many more digits.

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