Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Gordon Stanley Brown
Born: August 30, 1907 in Australia
Death: August 23, 1996 (Age: 89)
Computer related contributions
- Emeritus professor of electrical engineering and Institute Professor Emeritus at MIT.
- He originated many of the concepts behind automatic-feedback control systems and the numerical control of machine tools.
- During World War II, he worked to develop automatic fire control and aiming systems for guns used by the U.S. military.
- Principles of Servomechanisms (1948)