Edgerton, Harold Eugene, 1903-1990
- Existence: 1903 - 1990
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Dates: 1943 - 1944
Dates: 1944 - 1945
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Research materials, laboratory notebooks, correspondence, autobiographical materials, audio and video recordings of Harold E. Edgerton, professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 1928 to 1966, Institute Professor from 1966 to 1968, and Institute Professor Emeritus from 1968 to 1990. Edgerton perfected the stroboscope and developed photographic techniques that allowed very rapid events to be observed and captured on film. He also developed techniques...
Dates: 1889 - 1999