[obscurity-interest] Paul Baran (April 29, 1926 – March 26, 2011)

Marc Petit-Huguenin <petithug@acm.org> Mon, 28 March 2011 10:48 UTC

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I just discovered that Paul Baran died last Saturday.

I think that his work about networks resistant to nuclear attacks could be 
relevant to this mailing-list, as such a network would also be resistant to 
dictators and censorship.   I have a copy of "On Distributed Communications" 
that I meant to read for some time.  Will definitively go on the top of the 
reading list.

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