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Electronic inventions, 1745-1976

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Pergamon Press , Oxford, New York
Electronics -- History, Electronic apparatus and appliances -- Hi
Statementby G.W.A. Dummer.
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LC ClassificationsTK7809 .D85 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 158 p. :
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Open LibraryOL4885144M
ISBN 100080209823
LC Control Number76015157

One of the first books to cover electronic inventions in depth, Electronic Inventions and Discoveries: Electronics from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Present Day, Fourth Edition traces the development of electronics from its earliest beginnings to the present day.

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Organized into 13 chapters, the book covers and reviews the history of electronics as a whole and its aspects. In a remarkably short time, electronics has penetrated almost every aspect of modern life and the pace of development in the field shows no sign of slackening.

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The problem of band noise with tape devices is reduced dramatically by the invention of radio frequency bias of Walter Weber and Hans-Joachim von Braunmühl.

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In Chinese history, there are four great inventions (四大發明, sì dà fā míng): the compass (指南针, zhǐnánzhēn), gunpowder (火药, huǒyào), paper (造纸术, zào zhǐ shù), and printing technology (活字印刷术, huózì yìnshuā shù).Since ancient times, there have been dozens of other noteworthy inventions that have made people’s lives easier around the world.

Electronic and Experimental Music: Technology, Music, and Culture provides a thorough treatment of the relevant history behind the marriage of technology and music that has led to the state of electronic music today. Beginning with an early history of electronic music beforethe book outlines key composers, inventions, and concepts, ranging from Edgard Var se to Bria/5(3).

Not to be confused with serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. Geoffrey William Arnold Dummer, MBE (),IEE Premium Award, FIEEE, MIEE, USA Medal of Freedom with Bronze Palm (25 February – 9 September ) was an English electronics engineer and consultant who is credited as being the first person to conceptualise and build a prototype of the integrated.

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Eng., IEE Premium Award, FIEEE, MIEE, USA Medal of Freedom with Bronze Palm (25 February – 9 September ) was an English electronics engineer and consultant, who is credited as being the first person to popularise the concepts that ultimately lead to the development of the integrated circuit, commonly called the.

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