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John atanasoff by ricky, jacob, and jon john atanasoff was a american physicist and inventor of bulgarian origin he also invented the first ever automatic electronic digital computer he was born on october 4, 1903 in hamilton new york he continued his education at iowa state college and in 1926 earned a master's degree in mathematics. John atanasoff once said to reporters, i have always taken the position that there is enough credit for everyone in the invention and development of the electronic computer professor atanasoff and graduate student clifford berry certainly deserve some credit for building the world's first electronic-digital computer at iowa state university between. John vincent atanasoff was born on 4 october 1903 in hamilton, new york he is the inventor of the electronic digital computer he is, along with being an inventor, a mathematical physicist and a businessman biography in any science field, there needs to be a person with the vision to define the future.
However, the first special-purpose electronic computer may actually have been invented by john vincent atanasoff, john v atanasoffclifford berry, he developed the atanasoff-berry computer (1937–42), a machine capable of solving differential equations using binary arithmetic. Elec 5200-001/6200-001 computer architecture and design fall the first electronic computer, the atanasoff who invented the computer: the biography of john. In their history of the eniac computer, alice r burks and arthur w burks summarize the atanasoff achievement as follows: he invented a new type of a serial storage module, applicable to digital electronic computing.
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John vincent atanasoff (october 4, 1903 – june 15, 1995) was an american physicist the 1973 decision of the patent suit honeywell v sperry rand named him the inventor of the first automatic electronic digital computer, a special-purpose machine that has come to be called the atanasoff–berry computer. John vincent atanasoff was born in new york in 1903 he studied electrical engineering at the university of florida and did a master’s in mathematics at iowa state college he earned a phd in theoretical physics from the university of wisconsin in 1930 and became an assistant professor at iowa. Atanasoff-berry computermathematician and physicist john atanasoff, looking for ways to solve equations automatically, took a drive to clear his thoughts in 1937 at a mississippi river roadhouse he jotted on a napkin the basic features of an electronic computing machine atanasoff’s linear equation-solver, built with graduate student.