Awards & Winners

Bernard M. Oliver

Date of Birth 1916
Place of Birth Soquel
(Santa Cruz County, California, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Bernard Oliver
Profession Scientist, Engineer, Computer Scientist
Bernard M. Oliver, aka Barney Oliver, was a scientist who made contributions in many fields, including radar, television, and computers. He was the founder and director of Hewlett Packard laboratories until his retirement in 1981. He is also a recognized pioneer in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. Oliver was president of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in 1965. In 1986, Oliver was a National Medal of Science recipient for Engineering Science and on February 11, 2004 it was announced that Oliver had been inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Awards by Bernard M. Oliver

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National Medal of Science for Engineering
(For translating the most profound discoveries of physical and communication science into the electronic, radio, and computer systems which have improved our culture and enriched the lives of all Americans.)