The Allen B. DuMont Citation

Allen B. Dumont, inventor and entrepreneur, founded Allen B. Dumont Laboratories and developed the modern oscilloscope for the measurement and study of wave forms. He made significant contributions to the development of the cathode ray tube used in television receivers, and manufactured and sold the first practical television set to the public. The Allen B. Dumont Citation was established in 1979 to recognize outstanding work in the field of television electronics.

Recipients:

1979 – Thomas T. Goldsmith, Jr., Ph.D
1980 – P. Samuel Christaldi, Pdh.D
1981 – Horace Atwood, Jr
1982 – William Fingerle
1983 – Fred M. Link
1984 – Jack R. Poppele
1985 – John W. Morrisey
1986 – William H. Sayer
1987 – Kenneth A. Hoagland
1988 – William D. Kelly
1989 – Kenneth A. Chittick
1990 – Donald G. Fink
1991 – Loren F. Jones
1992 – William F. Bailey
1993 – Andrew F. Inglis
1994 – William E. Good, Pd. D
1995 – Renville H. McMann, Jr
1999 – William E. Endres
2003 – William E. Glenn

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17
Fri
7:30 am 2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
Nov 17 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
At this year’s Technical Symposium in Pittsburgh we have an exciting lineup of presenters.  In keeping with our Saturday tour of KDKA, the first broadcast radio station in the nation, a number of presentations will[...]
5:30 pm 2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
Nov 17 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
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Nov
18
Sat
9:00 am KDKA Tour
KDKA Tour
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
KDKA Tour
RCA is planning an extensive tour of radio station KDKA, the first commercial radio station in the U.S.!  The tour will commence on Saturday November 18th at 9:00 AM and end at 1:00 PM. Everyone attending[...]