J. Presper Eckert

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J. Presper Eckert
Birthday
BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
Died
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
electrical engineer
Known for ENIAC

J. Presper Eckert

(person)
One of the developers of ENIAC.

Biography.

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George began his career with the pioneers of computing and worked with the inventors of the digital age; (John Mauchly, Presper Eckert, and Admiral Grace Hopper).
Disenada por John William Mauchly y John Presper Eckert y construida entre 1943 y 1946 en la Universidad de Pennsilvania, fue utilizada por el laboratorio de investigacion balistica de la Armada de Estados Unidos.
Presper Eckert, an electrical engineer, and John Mauchly, a physicist, who built the first allelectronic computer.
One without electronic computers, the brainchild of a slew of Americans, from Presper Eckert to Steve Jobs.
His partner, the engineering ramrod for the Eniac project, John Presper Eckert, once explained that Mauchly's "goal was to forecast the weather, and it was only incidental that he found out there was just no computing machine that existed that would handle all this voluminous stuff.
It was named for John Presper Eckert and John William Mauchly, who collaborated on the design and construction of the first large scale electronic computing machine, known as ENIAC - the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer, in 1947.
Presper Eckert and John Mauchly, co-inventors of ENIAC, the first general-purpose electronic computer.