Guglielmo Marconi
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Alfred Norton Goldsmith
Alfred Norton Goldsmith (September 15, 1888 – July 2, 1974) was a noted American electrical engineer.Goldsmith was born in New York City, received his B.S. in 1907 from the College of the City of...
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John Vincent Lawless Hogan
John Vincent Lawless Hogan (February 14, 1890 - December 29, 1960), often John V. L. Hogan, was a noted American radio pioneer.Hogan was born in Philadelphia, constructed his first amateur wireless st...
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Peder Oluf Pedersen
Peder Oluf Pedersen (19 June 1874 – 30 August 1941) was a Danish engineer and physicist. He is notable for his work on electrotechnology and his cooperation with Valdemar Poulsen on the developmental ...
Claude Shannon
Claude Elwood Shannon (April 30, 1916 – February 24, 2001) was an American mathematician, electronic engineer, and cryptographer known as "the father of information theory".Shannon is famous for havin...
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Karl Ferdinand Braun
Karl Ferdinand Braun (6 June 1850 – 20 April 1918) was a German inventor, physicist and Nobel laureate in physics. Braun contributed significantly to the development of the radio and television techn...
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George H. Heilmeier
George Harry Heilmeier (May 22, 1936 – April 21, 2014) was an American engineer, manager, and a pioneering contributor to liquid crystal displays (LCDs), for which he was inducted into the National In...
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Harold Beverage
Harold Henry "Bev" Beverage (October 14, 1893 – January 27, 1993) is perhaps most widely known today for his invention and development of the wave antenna, which came to be known as the Beverage anten...
Arthur E. Kennelly
Arthur Edwin Kennelly (1861–1939), was an Irish-American electrical engineer.
Kennelly was born December 17, 1861 in Colaba, in South Mumbai, India and was educated at University College School in...
Dennis Gabor
Dennis Gabor CBE, FRS (/ˈɡɑːbɔr, ɡəˈbɔr/; Hungarian: Gábor Dénes; 5 June 1900 – 8 February 1979) was a Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist, most notable for inventing holography, f...
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Telent
Telent Limited is a British radio, telecommunication, and Internet systems installation and services provision company. The company was formed in 2006 from the UK and German services businesses of Mar...
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Gustave-Auguste Ferrié
Gustave-Auguste Ferrié (19 November 1868 – 16 February 1932) was a French radio pioneer and army general.
Ferrié was born in Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne, Savoie. After having studied in the so...
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Herbert Kroemer
Herbert Kroemer (born August 25, 1928), a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara, received his Ph.D. in theoretical physics in 1952 from the Un...
Harald T. Friis
Harald Trap Friis (February 22, 1893 - June 15, 1976), who published as H. T. Friis, was a noted Danish-American radio engineer whose work at Bell Laboratories included pioneering contributions to rad...
Imperial Wireless Chain
The Imperial Wireless Chain was a strategic international wireless telegraphy communications network, created to link the countries of the British Empire. Although the idea was conceived prior to Worl...
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Vladimir K. Zworykin
Vladimir Kosmich Zworykin (Russian: Влади́мир Козьми́ч Зворы́кин, Vladimir Koz'mich Zvorykin; July 29 [O.S. July 17] 1888 – July 29, 1982) was a Russian-American i...
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Poldhu
5°15′38″W / 50.0337°N 5.2606°W / 50.0337; -5.2606Poldhu is a small area in south Cornwall, England, UK, situated on the Lizard Peninsula; it comprises Poldhu Point and Poldhu ...
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William Wilson (physicist)
William Wilson (March 29, 1887 – May 8, 1948) was an English-born physicist who spent much of his career in the United States. Born in Preston, he studied at the University of Manchester and at Cambri...
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Balthasar van der Pol
Balthasar van der Pol (27 January 1889 – 6 October 1959) was a Dutch physicist.Van der Pol studied physics in Utrecht, and in 1920 he was awarded his doctorate (PhD). He studied experimental phy...
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Greenleaf Whittier Pickard
Greenleaf Whittier Pickard (February 14, 1877, Portland, Maine- January 8, 1956, Newton, Massachusetts) was a United States radio pioneer. Pickard was a researcher in the early days of wireless. He w...
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Marconi's law
Marconi's law is the relation between height of antennas and maximum signaling distance of radio transmissions. Guglielmo Marconi enunciated at one time an empirical law that, for simple vertical send...
Sidney Darlington
Sidney Darlington (July 18, 1906 – October 31, 1997) was an electrical engineer and inventor of a transistor configuration in 1953, the Darlington pair. He advanced the state of network theory, ...
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Reginald Fessenden
Reginald Aubrey Fessenden (October 6, 1866 – July 22, 1932) was a Canadian inventor who performed pioneering experiments in radio, including the use of continuous waves and the early—and possibly the ...
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Albert G. Lee
Lieutenant Colonel Albert G. Lee (24 May 1879 – 26 August 1967) was a British radio pioneer.Lee was born in Conwy, Wales, and in 1903 entered the British Post Office Engineering Service, where he desi...
Rudolf Kompfner
Rudolf Kompfner (May 16, 1909 – December 3, 1977) was an Austrian-born engineer and physicist, best known as the inventor of the traveling-wave tube (TWT).Kompfner was born in Vienna to Jewish parents...
Robert Metcalfe
Robert Melancton "Bob" Metcalfe (born April 7, 1946) is an electrical engineer from the United States who co-invented Ethernet, founded 3Com and formulated Metcalfe's Law.As of January 2006, he is a g...
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Donald Pederson
Donald O. Pederson (September 30, 1925 – December 25, 2004) was an American professor of electrical engineering at the University of California, Berkeley and one of the designers of SPICE, the canonic...
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Haraden Pratt
Haraden Pratt (July 18, 1891 - August 1, 1969) was a noted American electrical engineer and radio pioneer.Pratt was born in San Francisco, California, where his parents were telegraph operators. He le...
C. Kumar N. Patel
Chandra Kumar Naranbhai Patel (born 2 July 1938) is an electrical engineer. He developed the carbon dioxide laser in 1963; it is now widely used in industry for cutting and welding, as a laser scalpel...
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History of the race and intelligence controversy
The history of the race and intelligence controversy concerns the historical development of a debate, concerning possible explanations of group differences encountered in the study of race and intelli...
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