Wiener


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Related to Wiener: Norbert Wiener, Wiener Festwochen

Wiener

Norbert . 1894--1964, US mathematician, who developed the concept of cybernetics
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
Scattered among the readings were occasional, brief references to the French musician Jean Wiener (1896-1982): how he premiered music by Satie, Schoenberg, Stravinsky, and Les Six in a series of concerts he organized in the early 1920s, concerts in which he would juxtapose new European compositions with music by Bach and popular American bands; how he played jazz piano at La bar Gaya, and opened its successor, Le bceuf sur le toit, with Cocteau and Louis Moyses in 1921; and how he befriended Satie, helping to relocate the aging composer from his austere studio in Arcueil to a comfortable hotel in Paris when Satie became consumed by cirrhosis and pleurisy in 1925.
Later, I came across a 1974 recording of Wiener's 30 chantefables pour les enfants sages and Les chantefleurs, two sets of songs that are settings of poems by Robert Desnos, for voice and piano.
"While Trooper [Amy] Waterman went into the bedroom to speak with Wiener, who had been screaming and crying and was obviously frightened, another trooper stayed with the defendant, and other task force members conducted a protective sweep of the apartment.
Some of the Wiener's Circle's celebrity staff will make special appearances this summer during Chicago Dogs home games, according to the team.
Wiener and Livek will assume their new positions on May 30, 2018, the company said.
Ten years ago, s Versicherung was acquired by Wiener Stadtische
The Cybernetics Moment centers on the legacies of Wiener and his fellow mathematician and engineer Claude Shannon, brilliant but temperamentally opposite pioneers who charted parallel paths as colleagues at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Seine Schmuckentwurfe zeichnen sich daher nicht durch die Qualitat und Kostbarkeit der Steine allein aus, sondern durch die subtile Gestaltung im Stile der legendaren Wiener Werkstatte.
The Wiener polarity index for the quantity defined in the equation above is introduced by Wiener [1] for acyclic molecules in a slightly different yet equivalent manner.
Andrew Wiener has been named Vice President--Director of Leasing at L&L Holding Company, LLC.