Definition of Claude Elwood Shannon
1. Noun. United States electrical engineer who pioneered mathematical communication theory (1916-2001).
Generic synonyms: Applied Scientist, Engineer, Technologist
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Literary usage of Claude Elwood Shannon
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. My Tiny Life: Crime and Passion in a Virtual World by Julian Dibbell (1998)
"... inside an old computer; a photograph of Claude Elwood Shannon, Inventor of information theory, taken in 1952; some photographs of friends, of family. ..."