Artifact Details

Title

Porter, Arthur oral history

Catalog Number

102658245

Type

Text

Date

2008-03-08

Contributor

Hendrie, Gardner, Cameraperson
Porter, Arthur, Interviewee
Robinson, Tim, Interviewer

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Advance, North Carolina

Extent

43 p.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Porter, Arthur; Hartree, Douglas; Differential analyzer; Meccano; control theory; McDougall differential analyzer; Bush, Vannevar; Rockefeller differential analyzer; Shannon, Claude; MIT; Porter-Stoneman extrapolator system; Admiralty Research Laboratory; Manchester School of Physics; Lord Rutherford; Blackett, Patrick; Air Defense Research Establishment; ADRDE; Williams, Freddie; Military College of Science; Ferranti Limited; servo mechanisms; Ferranti Research Group, Canada; mouse, invention; DATAR project; Cowan, Jack; McLuhan, Marshall

Collection Title

Oral Histories Online

Lot Number

X4583.2008