John Renshaw Carson

John Renshaw Carson

Edited by 

List price: US$69.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

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 Baltimoreshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 236g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136693658
  • 9786136693651