Dana Ulery

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Dana UleryName: Dana Ulery

Born: 1938

Computer-related contributions

  • American computer scientist.
  • Pioneer in scientific computing applications.
  • First woman engineer at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Significant publications

  • Computer science's reincarnation of finite differences (1976).
  • Lineal a language-oriented system for solving problems in linear algebra (1972).

Honors and awards

  • Awarded the Army Knowledge Award for Best Transformation Initiative (2002).
  • Appointed Chair of the US Army Materiel Command Knowledge Management Council.
  • Listed in American Men and Women of Science, Who's Who of American Women.
  • Awarded the DuPont Engineering Award for Leadership of Corporate Quality Computer Systems.