[TUHS] John Warnock [1940--2023]

Nelson H. F. Beebe beebe at math.utah.edu
Tue Aug 22 07:24:18 AEST 2023

[This posting was sent earlier today to some local lists, but may also
be of interest to TUHS members.]

The UofUtah lost one its significant alumni, John Warnock, on Saturday.

John received Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the Department of
Mathematics, and his doctoral degree from the Department of Electrical

After jobs at Evans & Sutherland in Salt Lake City, and Xerox PARC
labs in Palo Alto, CA, he later went on to co-found Adobe Systems with
Chuck Geschke (1939--2021), and the PostScript, PDF, and font
technologies, and many others, that came from their company changed
the publishing model of the entire world.



John's doctoral thesis is available at:


- Nelson H. F. Beebe                    Tel: +1 801 581 5254                  -
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