Nelson, Rick

Nelson, (Eric Hilliard) Rick(y)

(1940–85) popular singer; born in Teaneck, N.J. He sang on his parents' television show, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, in 1957, and that year had his first hit songs "I'm Walking" and "A Teenager's Romance." In the late-1950s and early-1960s his hits were regularly on the radio. After a decline in his popularity, his single, "Garden Party" (1972), sold over a million copies. He died in a plane crash.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Ecosystem gears up as world awaits 5G rollout," EE-Evaluation Engineering, June 2018, p.
The McKenzie Organization of Songsters and Scribes presents a concert this weekend with Janet Nelson, Rick Ralston and Peter Almeida.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Tektronix offers new face to midrange oscilloscope," Rick's Blog, EE-Evaluation Engineering Online, June 6,2017.
`Storm' then tails behind Hilaree Nelson, Rick Armstrong, Doug Stoup and John Griber as their group travels in Sir Ernest Shackleton's footsteps to South Georgia Island, near Antarctica.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Doing the Hard Things," EE-Evaluation Engineering, October 2011.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Oscilloscopes and VNAs boost time--and frequency-domain analysis options," EE-Evaluation Engineering, August 2018, p.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "CMT founder makes the case for USB vector network analyzers," Rick's Blog, EE-Evaluation Engineering Online, July 27,2017.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Tools from software to X-ray systems round out PCB test and inspection," EE-Evaluation Engineering, February 2018, p.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "IoT, 5G, connected cars drive VNA applications," EE-Evaluation Engineering, January 2018, p.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Software and instruments chase blazingly fast signals," EE-Evaluation Engineering, Jan.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Altium presents 2020 PCB design roadmap," EE-Evaluation Engineering Online, May 22,2017.
(1.) Nelson, Rick, "Jibo prompts concerns about 'the illusion of companionship'," Rick's Blog, EE-Evaluation Engineering Online, Dec.