James H. Pomerene

 1920-2008

IEEE Bio Page

Worked with John von Neumann, Herman Goldstine and Clevelander Ralph Slutz on the Electronic Computer Project in Princeton, NJ.

Designed and invented electrostatic memory.

IBM Fellow (1976)

Held 17 patents

Honored by ACM, 2006

Died December 7, 2008 in Chappaqua, New York.
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First published on February 13th, 2009 at 2:54 pm