Nordsieck Differential Analyzer

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Date Introduced
1956
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
overall: 47 1/2 in x 64 1/2 in x 33 in
Credit Line
Gift of Dick Norberg
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Keywords
Nordsieck, Arnold; Digital; Analog
Object ID
102688183

Arnold Nordsieck started building his differential analyzer when most other computing researchers were experimenting with vacuum-tube digital electronic computers. Nordsieck needed a simple, cheap, and practical machine. A small differential analyzer fit the bill.