Artifact Details

Title

Guide to the George A. Michael papers

Catalog Number

102733955

Type

Text

Date

1945-2000; bulk 1953-1991

Author

Doub, Bo; Hayden, Kim; Lott, Sara Chabino

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Extent

65.92 linear feet in 49 record cartons, 1 manuscript box, 2 oversize boxes, and 1 small flat box

Description

The George A. Michael papers consist of material related to the growth of the supercomputing industry and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL) computing activities while Michael worked there as a computational scientist from 1953 to 1991. The collection reflects Michael’s key role in the advancement of supercomputing inside and outside of LLNL, with reports, manuals, articles, and records related to conferences and projects from LLNL, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and other computing companies and organizations. His personal projects are also represented.

Category

Finding Aid

Subject

Control Data Corporation; Digital Equipment Corporation; International Business Machines Corporation; Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Los Alamos National Laboratory; Michael, George A.; Remington Rand, Inc.; supercomputing

Collection Title

George A. Michael papers

Credit

Gift of George Michael

Lot Number

X4269.2008