Edmund Melson Clarke, Jr. (July 27, 1945 – December 22, 2020) was an American computer scientist and academic. He created model checking. He was the FORE Systems Professor of Computer Science Emeritus at Carnegie Mellon University. He won the Turing Award in 2007. Clarke was born in Newport News, Virginia.
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- James S. Clarke [@Jim_in_Oregon] (22 December 2020). "My father, Edmund M Clarke, passed away from Covid today. [...]" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
- "Edmund Clarke Pioneered Methods For Detecting Software, Hardware Errors | Carnegie Mellon School of Computer Science". Cs.cmu.edu. Retrieved 24 December 2020.