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Amar G. Bose lecture

Identifier: MC-0261

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection is an audio recording of a lecture by Amar Bose on the development of high fidelity stereo systems for automobiles. The lecture was delivered to the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusets Institute of Technology on March 19, 1984.


  • 1984


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Biography note

Amar G. Bose earned an SB degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1951, a SM in EE in 1952, and a ScD in EE in 1956, also from MIT. Bose began experimenting with home audio equipment in 1956 and patented a number of innovations. He launched Bose Corp. in 1964 to bring his inventions to market. Bose began teaching at MIT in 1953 and was Professor of Electrical Engineering in the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering until 2001.


0.2 Cubic Feet (1 box)

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