John Renshaw Carson

John Renshaw Carson

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Renshaw Carson, who published as J. R. Carson, was a noted transmission theorist for early communications systems. He invented single-sideband modulation. Carson was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, graduated from Princeton University in 1907 with a bachelors of science degree, and attended Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1907-1908 before returning to Princeton to receive his electrical engineering degree in 1909 and a master of science degree in 1912. From 1912-1914 Carson was an instructor in Electrical Engineering and Physics at Princeton, but in 1913 was offered a position at American Telephone & Telegraph, and in 1914 left the university. At AT&T Carson was involved in early radio telephone experiments. In 1915 he invented single-sideband modulation to transmit multiple telephone calls simultaneously on a single electrical circuit, and was responsible for installing the first such system between Pittsburgh and Baltimore
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  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 236g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136693658
  • 9786136693651