John Presper Eckert era el único hijo de una próspera familia. En su niñez demostraba habilidades excepcionales para las matemáticas y mentalidad de inventor. En 1937 ingresó a la Universidad de Pensilvania para estudiar ingeniería eléctrica, graduándose en 1941 . Aun antes de obtener su título de ingeniero, Eckert ya había diseñado ...
J. Presper Eckert was a pioneer of modern computer engineering. He served as the lead designer of the ENIAC, the world's first general purpose electronic digital computer. He founded, along with John W. Mauchly (1907-1980), the nation's first commercial computer company. John Presper Eckert Jr. was born in 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1919-1995 Dr. J. Presper Eckert Member UNISYS Corporation Election Year 1967 Memorial Tribute BY LEO L.BERANEK JOHN PRESPER ECKERT, or as he preferred, J. “Pres” Eckert, was born April 9, 1919, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received the bachelor of science degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1941. His 1943 master ... Read More
“That’s 50,000 times faster than a human, 20,000 times faster than a calculator and 1,500 times faster than the Mark 1,” co-inventor J. Presper Eckert Jr. said in 1989. The 30-ton device, built with 18,000 vacuum tubes, crunched more complicated equations than its predecessors.
BY LEO L. BERANEK J OHN PRESPER ECKERT, or as he preferred, J. “Pres” Eckert, was born April 9, 1919, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received the bachelor of science degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1941. His 1943 master of science degree in electrical engineering was from the University’s Moore School of Electrical Engineering.
Presper Eckert, one of the inventors of the ENIAC, and details those . experiences which obviously came to influence his contributions to the . creation of the ENIAC and subsequent computers.
J. Presper Eckert John Adam Presper Eckert Jr. (April 9, 1919 – June 3, 1995) was an American electrical engineer and computer pioneer. Read more on Wikipedia Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of J. Presper Eckert has received more than 274,991 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019).
Name: John Adam Presper "Pres" Eckert, Jr. Born: April 9, 1919, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA. Death: June 3, 1995 (Age: 76) Computer-related contributions. American electrical engineer and computer pioneer. Along with John Mauchly, invented the ENIAC, the first general-purpose electronic digital computer.
John Presper Eckert. AKA John Presper Eckert, Jr. ENIAC, BINAC, and UNIVAC I computers. Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA Location of death: Bryn Mawr, PA Cause of death: Cancer - Leukemia. Electrical engineer and inventor John Presper Eckert — family and friends called him Pres — was the co-designer of the ENIAC, the first general-purpose electronic digital ...
Porter sued J. Presper Eckert as the owner of the vessel on which her husband was employed at the time of his death, Lauderdale Cruisair, Inc., the installer of the air conditioning unit which caused the electrocution of her husband, and Marine Development Corporation (MDC), the manufacturer of the unit. Mrs. Porter's suit was based on the ...