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Howard H. Aiken (1900 - 1973)

Hathaway Aiken (March 8, 1900 – March 14, 1973) was an American physicist and a pioneer in computing, being the original conceptual designer behind IBM's Harvard Mark I computer.

8/26/2016 8/26/2016

Comfort Avery Adams (1868 - 1958)

Avery Adams (November 1, 1868[1] – February 21, 1958) was an American electrical engineer who as a student helped Albert A. Michelson with the Michelson-Morley experiment (1887), which was later viewed...

8/25/2016 8/25/2016

George Washington Pierce (1872 - 1956)

Washington Pierce (January 11, 1872 - August 25, 1956) was an American physicist. He was a professor of physics at Harvard University and inventor in the development of electronic telecommunications.Th...

7/26/2008 12/18/2013

Sir John Ambrose Fleming FRS MP (1849 - 1945)

John Ambrose Fleming FRS (29 November 1849 – 18 April 1945) was an English electrical engineer and physicist. He is known for inventing the first thermionic valve or vacuum tube, the diode, then called...

12/17/2013 12/17/2013

Edwin H. Armstrong MP (1890 - 1954)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Edwin Howard Armstrong (December 18, 1890 – January 31, 1954) was an American electrical engineer and inventor. He has been called "the most prolific and influenti...

11/9/2013 11/9/2013

John B. Whitehead (1872 - 1954)

Boswell Whitehead (August 18, 1872 in Norfolk, Virginia - November 16, 1954 in Baltimore, Maryland) was an American electrical engineer and a professor at Johns Hopkins University as well as the dean o...

11/9/2013 11/9/2013

George Ashley Campbell (1870 - 1954)

Ashley Campbell (November 27, 1870 – November 10, 1954) was a pioneer in developing and applying quantitative mathematical methods to the problems of long-distance telegraphy and telephony. His most im...

11/9/2013 11/9/2013

Lewis B. Stillwell (1863 - 1941)

Buckley Stillwell (March 12, 1863 – January 19, 1941) was an American electrical engineer and the president of American Institute of Electrical Engineers (AIEE) from 1909 to 1910. He received the AIEE ...

11/9/2013 11/9/2013

Bancroft Gherardi, Jr. (1873 - 1941)

Gherardi, Jr. (April 6, 1873 – August 14, 1941) was a noted American electrical engineer, known for his pioneering work in developing the early telephone systems in the United States. Recognized as one...

8/11/2011 11/9/2013

John W. Howell MP (1857 - 1937)

White Howell (December 22, 1857 - July 28, 1937) was an American electrical engineer who spent his entire professional career (1880 to 1930) working for Thomas Edison, specializing in the development a...

11/9/2013 11/9/2013

William D. Coolidge MP (1873 - 1975)

Retired General Electric researcher who revolutionized the electrical industry with his development of ductile tungsten in 1908. Coolidge's pliable tungsten filaments made light bulbs longer-lasting an...

8/28/2010 11/9/2013

Edwin W. Rice, Jr. (1862 - 1935)

Edwin Wilbur Rice, Jr. (La Crosse, Wisconsin, 6 May 1862 - Schenectady, New York, 25 November 1935) was a president and considered one of the three fathers of General Electric.-------------------------...

4/17/2010 11/9/2013

Lee deForest MP (1873 - 1961)

De Forest (August 26, 1873 – June 30, 1961) was an American inventor with over 180 patents to his credit. De Forest invented the Audion, a vacuum tube that takes relatively weak electrical signals and ...

10/27/2009 11/8/2013

Charles Franklin Kettering MP (1876 - 1958)

Charles Franklin Kettering August 29, 1876 Loudonville, Ohio-November 25, 1958 Dayton, Ohio Parents: Jacob Kettering b.1841 and Martha Hunter b. June 1845 Wife: Olive Williams Son: Eugene Williams Kett...

9/29/2013 11/8/2013

Vannevar Bush, Ph.D. MP (1890 - 1974)

Bush ( /væˈniːvɑr/ van-nee-var; March 11, 1890 – June 28, 1974) was an American engineer and science administrator known for his work on analog computing, his political role in the development of the a...

6/20/2011 11/8/2013

Gano Sillick Dunn (1870 - 1953)

Dunn (October 18, 1870 – April 10, 1953) was President of Cooper Union, and an early President of the United States National Research Council.Dunn received the first degree in Electrical engineering gr...

11/8/2013 11/8/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Robert A. Millikan (22 March 1868 – 19 December 1953) was an American experimental physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his measurement of the charge on th...

6/28/2008 11/8/2013

Cummings C. Chesney (1863 - 1947)

C. Chesney (Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, October 28, 1863 - November 27, 1947) was an electrical engineer who made major contributions to alternating current power systems.

11/8/2013 11/8/2013

Mihajlo (Michael) Idvorski Pupin MP (1858 - 1935)

"Michael Idvorsky Pupin"

I found a mistake as a date of birth and due to misunderstanding of documents showing his born date and baptising date in serbian church papers and in both cases shown in two dofferent ways because of ...

6/23/2008 11/8/2013

William Le Roy Emmet (1859 - 1941)

William LeRoy Emmet was an accomplished engineer employed by General Electric. A graduate of the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, he was a pioneer in the areas of current electricity and power...

12/24/2012 11/8/2013

John J. Carty (1861 - 1939)

Joseph Carty was an American electrical engineer and a major contributor to the development of telephone wires and related technology. He was a recipient of the Edison Medal. As Chief Engineer of AT&T,...

11/8/2013 11/8/2013

Nikola Tesla MP (1856 - 1943)

Links about Tesla * , * According to Tesla's own story, his family surname was previously Draganić. One theory is that Tesla's family got their surname after the Roman settlement Tesleum located close ...

2/15/2008 11/8/2013

Dr. Alexander Graham Bell MP (1847 - 1922)

"Bell Telephone Company"

Alexander Graham Bell March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922 Parents: Alexander Bell and Eliza Grace Symonds Wife: Mabel Gardiner Hubbard 1858-1923 Children: * Elsie May Grosvenor (Bell) 1878-1964* Marian Bell...

2/25/2011 11/8/2013

Charles F. Brush MP (1849 - 1929)

Francis Brush (March 17, 1849 – June 15, 1929) was a U.S. inventor, entrepreneur and philanthropist.BiographyBorn in Euclid Township, Ohio, Brush was raised on a farm about 10 miles from downtown Cleve...

6/20/2011 11/8/2013

William Stanley, Jr. (1858 - 1916)

Stanley, Jr. (November 28, 1858–May 14, 1916) was an American physicist born in Brooklyn, New York. In his career, he obtained 129 patents covering a variety of electric devices.BiographyStanley was as...

6/28/2011 11/8/2013

George Westinghouse, Jr. MP (1846 - 1914)

Westinghouse, Jr (October 6, 1846 – March 12, 1914) was an American entrepreneur and engineer who invented the railway air brake and was a pioneer of the electrical industry. Westinghouse was one of Th...

6/30/2011 11/8/2013

Link to grave Julian Sprague (July 25, 1857 in Milford, Connecticut - October 25, 1934) was an American naval officer and inventor who contributed to the development of the electric motor, electric rai...

6/6/2011 11/8/2013

Frank B. Jewett (1879 - 1949)

Baldwin Jewett (Pasadena, CA, 5 September 1879 – Summit, NJ, 18 November 1949) was a physicist and the first president of Bell Labs.He graduated from the Throop Institute of Technology (later the Calif...

11/8/2013 11/8/2013