Bernard Marshall Gordon

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Bernard Marshall Gordon (born in 1927), American Engineer, Inventor, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist. He is considered "the father of high-speed, analog-to-digital conversion."[1]

In 1953, he co-founded EPSCO, Inc.[2]

In 1967, he founded Analogic Corporation, and at various times served as Chairman of the Board of Directors, President, Executive Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer. He retired from the company's Board of Directors in 2009.[3]

Awards and honors[edit]

Publications[edit]

[4] [5]

Patents[edit]

  • US 6252531, Gordon, Bernard M.; Hans Weedon & Louis R. Poulo et al., "Data acquisition system using delta-sigma analog-to-digital signal converters", published 26 June 2001 
  • US 6256404, Gordon, Bernard M.; Eric M. Bailey & David A. Schafer et al., "Computed tomography scanning apparatus and method using adaptive reconstruction window", published 2 July 2001 
  • US 6657571, Gordon, Bernard M.; Hans Weedon & Louis R. Poulo et al., "Data acquisition system using delta-sigma analog-to-digital signal converters", published 2 December 2003 

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Bernard M. Gordon - The Gordon Institute of Engineering Leadership at Northeaster University". Retrieved 7 August 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c d Ferguson, Laura. "The Inventive Engineer". Retrieved 7 August 2015. 
  3. ^ "Analogic Announces the Retirement of Bernard Gordon From the Company's Board of Directors" (Press release). Analogic Corporation. 13 July 2009. Retrieved 7 August 2015. 
  4. ^ Kenny, Charles C. (1992). Riding the Runaway Horse: The Rise and Decline of Wang Laboratories (1st ed.). Little, Brown and Company. ISBN 978-0316489195. 
  5. ^ Schneider, James G. (1987). The Navy V-12 Program: Leadership for a lifetime (1st ed.). Houghton Mifflin. ISBN 978-0395419328.