Rajeev Motwani

 

 

Age: 47

 

Summary: professor of computer science at Stanford University who advised Google cofounder Sergey Brin and whose work using algorithms to search vast computer databases, like the Internet, played a big role in Brin's research, education, and professional development.

 

 

Cause of Death: Accidental drowning

 

Born: March 24, 1962

 

Died: June 5, 2009

 

Location: Atherton, California