Courtesy of National Academy of Sciences, David, Edward E. et al., "John Robinson Pierce: 1910-2002," 2004
This document is the National Academy of Sciences biography for John Robinson Pierce, an American engineer and author. Pierce was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and he worked extensively in the fields of radio communication, microwave technology, computer music, psychoacoustics and science fiction.
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- What was John Robinson Pierce known for in the science world? What was his invention, and what did it do?
- Why were his inventions so significant to connecting people across the globe?
David, Edward E. et al., "John Robinson Pierce: 1910-2002," 2004. Courtesy of National Academy of Sciences