Portrait of Isaac Newton (image) Emory Health Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption The researchers dubbed their algorithm "Sir Isaac," in a nod to one of the greatest scientists of all time, Sir Isaac Newton. Credit Public domain. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.