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- n. One who studies or practises computer science.
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- n. a scientist who specializes in the theory of computation and the design of computers
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The computer-programming example presented above—sometimes called the Turing test after the computer scientist who first described it—reminds us that the question-answer paradigm does not prove the existence of consciousness, let alone aliveness.
As a computer scientist interested in evolutionary algorithms, University of Southampton lecturer Richard Watson comes at the topic from a different angle, but he arrives at the same conclusion as Kirschner and Gerhart.