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Corrinne Yu is a game programmer and currently Principal Engine Programmer on Microsoft's Halo team, and first party Halo Lead. She is the first and only female Technical Lead of the whole of Microsoft Game Studios. She was a founding member of Microsoft's Direct 3D Advisory Board. Previously she participated in CUDA  and GPU simulation at NVidia. She continues to review the designs of new iterations of Direct3D.

Besides Halo team, Corrinne Yu programmed as Director of platform Technology of Gearbox Software, and as Director of Technology of ION Storm. Yu programmed as Lead Engine Programmer of the Prey engine at 3D Realms.

Besides gaming, Yu programmed on the Space Shuttle program at Rockwell International California. She designed and conducted accelerator experiments at LINAC in California and the accelerator at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Her nuclear physics research won her a national award from the U.S. Department of Energy.

Yu is married to Kenneth Scott, Senior Art Director of the Halo team.

Yu is identified at Kotaku by Trina Schwimmer as one of the 10 most influential women in games in the last decade. Yu is the only director of technology, and the only engine programmer, identified in this list.

在我们这种和尚行业中,这种人大概几十年能出一个。当一大堆行话从她嘴里冒出来的时候,当她说她在3D引擎存在之前就开始写自己的3D引擎的时候,当她认真的谈到卡马克的时候。。。只有幻觉能够形容那时候的感觉,比两会都假啊。。。

Yu和Liskov, Hedy Lamarr可以算一个级别的了,20世纪三大学院派美女~