IBM Inventors Inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame

  • IBM Inventors Inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame IBM Inventors Inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame

    Date added: 21 May 2014

    Pictured (from left) Francis Hamilton (IBM engineer), Clair Lake (IBM engineer) Howard Aiken (Harvard professor) and Benjamin Durfee (IBM engineer) -- 2014 National Inventors Hall of Fame inductees for their invention of the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator (ASCC), which was the first automatic digital calculator able to retain mathematical rules in its memory and not require reprogramming to solve a new set of problems.