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Hendrik W. Bode

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Dates

December 24, 1905 – June 21, 1982

Authorized Form of Name

Bode, Hendrik W. (Hendrik Wade), 1905-1982

Additional Forms of Names

Bode, Hendrik W., 1905-

Bode, Hendrik Wade, 1905-1982

Biography

Abstract

Hendrik Wade Bode's research involved electrical networks theory and the development of electronic fire control devices. His institutional affiliations include Bell Telephone Laboratories and Harvard University.

Important Dates

December 24, 1905Birth, Madison (Wis.).

1924Obtained AB, Ohio State University, Columbus (Ohio).

1926Obtained AM, Ohio State University, Columbus (Ohio).

1926 – 1967Member, Technical Staff (1926-1944); Research Mathematician (1944-1952); Director, Mathematics Research (1952-1955); Director, Research in the Physical Sciences (1955-1958); and Vice President (1958-1967), Bell Telephone Laboratories, Murray Hill (N.J.).

1935Obtained PhD in Physics, Columbia University, New York (N.Y.).

1957Member, National Academy of Sciences.

1967 – 1974Gordon McKay Professor of Systems Engineering, Harvard University, Cambridge (Mass.).

1969Awarded Edison Medal, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

June 21, 1982Death, Cambridge (Mass.).

Occupation

Applied mathematician.

Places

Birth

Madison (Wis.)

Undergraduate Education

Columbus (Ohio)

Graduate Education

Columbus (Ohio)

New York (N.Y.)

Employment

Murray Hill (N.J.)

Cambridge (Mass.)

Death

Cambridge (Mass.)

Subjects

Applied mathematics.

Electric filters.

Systems engineering.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Ahlers, G. (Günter)

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Anderson, P. W. (Philip W.), 1923-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Appelbaum, J. A. (Joel A.)

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Ashkin, Arthur, 1922-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Aspnes, D. E.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Bardeen, John

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Beasley, Malcolm

Both employed at Harvard University.

Boyle, Willard S., 1924-2011

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Brattain, Walter H. (Walter Houser), 1902-1987

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Brinkman, William F. (William Frank), 1938-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Brooks, Harvey

Both employed at Harvard University.

Buchsbaum, Solomon J.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Buckley, Oliver Ellsworth, 1887-1959

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Carrier, George F.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Chynoweth, A. G.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Clark, N. A. (Noel Anthony), 1940-

Both employed at Harvard University.

Clogston, Albert McCavour

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Cohen, Marvin L.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Conwell, Esther M. (Esther Marley), 1922-2014

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Cutler, Cassius Chapin

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Darlington, Sidney, 1906-1997

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

David, Edward E.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Davisson, Clinton Joseph, 1881-1958

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Emmons, H. W. (Howard W.)

Both employed at Harvard University.

Feher, George, 1924-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Fisk, James B. (James Brown), 1910-1981

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Fletcher, Harvey, 1884-1981

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Fleury, Paul A.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Fulton, Theodore Alan

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Galt, John Kirtland, 1920-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Geballe, Theodore H.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Gossard, A. C.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hagstrum, Homer D.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Halperin, Bertrand I.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hamann, Donald, 1939-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Herring, William Conyers, 1914-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hohenberg, Pierre C.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hopfield, John J.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hunsaker, Jerome C. (Jerome Clarke), 1886-1984

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Ives, Herbert Eugene, 1882-1953

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Javan, Ali, 1926-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Jewett, Frank B. (Frank Baldwin), 1879-1949

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Kastner, Marc A.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Kelly, Mervin Joe

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Kittel, Charles

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Kompfner, Rudolf, 1909-1977

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Kraichnan, Robert H., 1928-2008

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Kusch, Polykarp, 1911-1993

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Lander, James J., 1914-1996

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Lax, Melvin J.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Libchaber, Albert J.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Matthias, Bernd T., 1918-1980

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

McMillan, William L.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Meyer, Robert B.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Patel, C. Kumar N.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Pearson, Gerald L. (Gerald Leondus)

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Penzias, Arno A.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Pfann, William G.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Phillips, J. C.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Raney, William P.

Both employed at Harvard University and Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Rice, Thomas Maurice, 1939-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Richards, Paul L. (Paul Linford)

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Rowell, John Martin, 1935-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Sarachik, Myriam P.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Schawlow, Arthur L., 1921-1999

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Shockley, William, 1910-1989

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Smith, George E., 1930-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Stillinger, F. H.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Suhl, Harry

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Thomas, D. G. (David Gilbert), 1928-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Townes, Charles H.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Van Vleck, J. H. (John Hasbrouck), 1899-1980

Both employed at Harvard University.

Wilson, Robert Woodrow, 1936-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Wu, Tai Tsun

Both employed at Harvard University.

Yariv, Amnon

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Additional

Hoddeson, Lillian

Institutions

Major Positions

Bell Telephone Laboratories

Member, Technical Staff; Research Mathematician; Director, Mathematics Research; Director, Research in the Physical Sciences; and Vice President.

Harvard University. Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Gordon McKay Professor of Systems Engineering.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Fellow.

American Mathematical Society

American Physical Society

Columbia University. Department of Physics

Obtained Ph.D. in 1935.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Fellow and 1969 IEEE Edison Medal recipient.

National Academy of Engineering

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

Ohio State University. Department of Physics

Obtained AB in 1924 and AM in 1926.

Resources

Archival Resources

Author

Synergy: technical integration and technological innovation in the Bell system

Subject

Lillian Hoddeson papers, 1904-2001.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Gerald Leondus Pearson, 1976 August 23 and 8 April 1980.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA