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Edwin Armstrong Net Worth

Edwin Armstrong Net Worth is
$400,000

Edwin Armstrong Biography

Edwin Howard Armstrong (December 18, 1890 – January 31, 1954) was an American electrical engineer and inventor. He has been called "the most prolific and influential inventor in radio history". He invented the regenerative circuit while he was an undergraduate and patented it in 1914, followed by the super-regenerative circuit in 1922, and the superheterodyne receiver in 1918. Armstrong was also the inventor of modern frequency modulation (FM) radio transmission. Armstrong was born in New York City, New York, in 1890. He studied at Columbia University where he was a member of the Epsilon Chapter of the Theta Xi Fraternity. He later became a professor at Columbia University. He held 42 patents and received numerous awards, including the first Institute of Radio Engineers now IEEE Medal of Honor, the French Legion of Honor, the 1941 Franklin Medal and the 1942 Edison Medal. He is a member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame and the International Telecommunications Union's roster of great inventors.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthDecember 18, 1890, Chelsea, New York City, New York, United States
DiedJanuary 31, 1954, New York City, New York, United States
ProfessionVisual Effects, Editorial Department
EducationYonkers High School, Columbia University
SpouseMarion MacInnis (m. 1922)
Wikipediahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Howard_Armstrong
AwardsIEEE Medal of Honor, IEEE Edison Medal


Filmography

Visual Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Full Frontal2002digital film services
8 Seconds1994electronic optical effects
Trespass1992electronic compositing
Honey I Blew Up the Kid1992electronic optical effects - uncredited
The Matinee Idol1928electron beam recording: Sony Pictures High Definition Center - 1997 alternate version

Editorial Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
OT: Our Town2002Documentary director of digital film: FotoKem - as Ed Armstrong
The Untold2002Video tape-to-film transfers: FotoKem - as Ed Armstrong
Won't Anybody Listen2001Documentary digital negative - as Ed Armstrong
Kill Me Later2001tape-to-film transfer - as Ed Armstrong
Frank Capra's American Dream1997TV Movie documentary electron beam recording

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