Nathan Cohn

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Nathan Cohn
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Notable awards IEEE Edison Medal (1982)
John Price Wetherill Medal

Nathan Cohn (Hartford, CT, 2 January 1907 – 16 November 1989) was an American electrical engineer, who was best known for his contributions to the control of interconnected electric power systems.

Biography[edit]

He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the MIT in 1927 where he was a member of the Pi Lambda Phi fraternity.[1] He worked for 48 years with the Leeds & Northrup Company, Philadelphia, manufacturer of precision electrical instruments and automatic control systems.[2]

Honors and awards[edit]

  1. ^ Pi Lambda Phi 2010 Membership directory
  2. ^ "Nathan Cohn". IEEE Global History Network. IEEE. Retrieved 25 July 2011.