Arthur Scherbius

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Arthur Scherbius

Name: Arthur Scherbius

Born: October 20, 1878, in Frankfurt, Germany

Death: May 13, 1929 (Age: 51)

Computer-related contributions

  • German electrical engineer.
  • Patented an invention for a mechanical cipher machine, known as the Enigma machine.
  • His name is associated with the Scherbius principle for asynchronous motors.