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Hans Peter Luhn

Hans Peter Luhn (July 1, 1896 – August 19, 1964) was a researcher in the field of computer science for IBM, and creator of the Luhn algorithm, Key Words In Context (KWIC) indexing-a kind of automatic indexing, and Selective dissemination of information (SDI) in 1958 and was published in "Bibliography and index: Literature on information retrieval and machine translation".