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2017 CHM Fellow Margaret Hamilton

2017 CHM Fellow Margaret Hamilton

Margaret Hamilton, recipient of a 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom, wrote code that put astronauts on the Moon. On April 28, 2017, Hamilton will be honored as a Fellow Award recipient, with Alan Cooper, Cleve Moler, and Larry Roberts.

2017 CHM Fellow Lawrence G. Roberts

2017 CHM Fellow Lawrence G. Roberts

Lawrence G. Roberts is best known for his work on the development of the ARPANET, a key predecessor to the internet and the first major network built on the principle of packet switching, and later as a pioneer of commercial packet switching with his roles in Telenet and the widely deployed X.25 protocol. On April 28, 2017, Roberts will be honored as a Fellow Award recipient, with Alan Cooper, Margaret Hamilton, and Cleve Moler.

2017 CHM Fellow Alan Cooper: Father of Visual Basic

2017 CHM Fellow Alan Cooper: Father of Visual Basic

Alan Cooper is best known as the “Father of Visual Basic,” possibly the most widely used visual programming environment in the software industry. On April 28, 2017, Cooper will be honored as a Fellow Award recipient, with Margaret Hamilton, Cleve Moler, and Larry Roberts.

2017 CHM Fellow Cleve Moler: Mozart of the Matrix

2017 CHM Fellow Cleve Moler: Mozart of the Matrix

Moler created the original MATLAB program, short for “Matrix Laboratory” at the University of New Mexico as a quick calculator for his students doing basic matrix operations. On April 28, 2017, Moler will be honored as a Fellow Award recipient, with Alan Cooper, Margaret Hamilton, and Larry Roberts.

<em>Revolution</em> Audio Tour

Revolution Audio Tour

Experience the Computing Revolution with Added Content and Bonus Features

Enhance your experience of the Computer History Museum's signature exhibition Revolution: The First 2000 Years of Computing by using this free official audio tour.

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