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Acheson , Edward Goodrich
Edward Acheson's discovery of carborundum, a highly effective abrasive . . . .
Adler , Robert
Television Remote Control
Robert Adler invented the first practical, wireless television remote . . . .
Affel , Herman A.
Concentric Conduction System
Herman Affel and Lloyd Espenschied invented coaxial cable at AT&T Bell . . . .
Alderson , Samuel
Crash Test Dummy
Physicist, inventor, and engineer Samuel W. Alderson was a pioneer in . . . .
Alexanderson , Ernst F. W.
Inventor Ernst Alexanderson was the General Electric Company engineer . . . .
Alford , Andrew
Localizer Antenna System
Andrew Alford invented and developed antennas for radio navigation sys . . . .
Allen , Samuel Leeds
Flexible Flyer Sled
Alvarez , Luis Walter
Radio Distance and Direction Indicator
Luis Walter Alvarez invented a radio distance and direction indicator. . . . .
Anderson , Mary
While touring the city of New York in a trolley car on a snowy day in . . . .
Armat , Thomas J.
Motion Picture Projector
Thomas J. Armat was a pioneer of early cinema best known for the co-in . . . .
Armstrong , Edwin Howard
His crowning achievement (1933) was the invention of wide-band frequen . . . .
Ashkin , Arthur
Arthur Ashkin invented optical trapping, a process that traps small pa . . . .
Atalla , Martin (John) M.
Semiconductor Devices Having Dielectric Coatings
John Atalla is one of the inventors of the metal-oxide-semiconductor f . . . .