Robert Lansdown

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Robert LansdownName: Robert John Lansdown

Born: January 2, 1929 in Cardiff, Wales

Death: February 17, 1999 (Age: 70)

Computer related contributions

  • British computer graphics pioneer.
  • Polymath and Professor Emeritus at Middlesex University Lansdown Centre for Electronic Arts.
  • Pioneered the use of computers as an aid to planning architecture; making perspective drawings on an Elliott 803 computer in 1963.

Publications

  • Teach Yourself Computer Graphics (1987)

Honors and awards

  • Middlesex University Lansdown Centre for Electronic Arts, renamed in his honour (2000)