Lotfi Zadeh Biography
Lotfi Zadeh was born in 1921 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR. He was an American-Azerbaijani mathematician, electrical engineer, artificial intelligence researcher, computer scientist, and professor by his profession. Lotfi came into the limelight when he proposed fuzzy sets, fuzzy logic, fuzzy algorithm, fuzzy control, and fuzzy systems. He was one the best mathematician in history ever.
Lotfi Zadeh holds Azerbaijani nationality. His ethnicity is mixed.
When Lotfi Zadeh was Born? Lotfi Zadeh was born on February 4th in 1921. He celebrates his birthday on the 4thth of November every year. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. Due to his zodiac sign, he is very brave and highly intelligent.
Zadeh belongs to the Muslim religion. His net worth is in the table below.
February 4, 1921
September 6, 2017
Lotfi Zadeh Height, Weight & Age
Lotfi Zadeh had a life of 96 years. During his life, he was a very fit and healthy man.
Lotfi Zadeh Wife
Lotfi Zadeh was a married man. His wife’s name is Fay Zadeh. The couple married in the 50s. The couple is blessed with two children. They were Stella and Norman Zada. Fay Zadeh(Zadeh’s wife) is also an author. She wrote a book names ” My Life and Travels With the Father of Fuzzy Logic”.
Rahim Aleskerzade, Fanya Korenman
Stella and Norman Zada
Lotfi Zadeh Family
Lotfi Zadeh father name is Rahim Aleskerzade. His mother’s name is Fanya Korenman. There is no information about their siblings. Their family was settled in Azerbaijan.
Lotfi Zadeh Education
Lotfi Zadeh was a highly educated man. He went to a local high school for his schooling. For sake of higher education, he moved to the United States. Zadeh has studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). In 1959, he became a professor at the University of California, Berkeley.
Lotfi Zadeh Net Worth
Lotfi Zadeh net worth is $1million(USD). His source of income was teaching, his publications, and his business. After his death, his net worth is owned by his children.
$1 Million (USD)
Source of Income
Lotfi Zadeh Death
Lotfi Zadeh died in his home California, Berkeley on the 6th of September 2017. At the time of his death, he was 96 years of his age. Zadeh is buried in Baku, Azerbaijan in the city he was born. On his death, there was a black day in all the universities.
Lotfi began his career as a professor. In 1959, he became a professor at the University of California, Berkeley.
Lotfi Zadeh’s Publication
Zadeh’s famous publications are Information Control(1965), Fuzzy Sets and Systems(1965), Fuzzy Logic and its Application to Approximate Reasoning, The Concept of Linguistic Variable and its Application to Approximate Reasoning-I Information Sciences(1975), The Concept of Linguistic Variable and its Application to Approximate Reasoning-II Information Sciences(1975), The Concept of Linguistic Variable and its Application to Approximate Reasoning-III Information Sciences(1975) and many more.