William K. Linvill
|Died||August 17, 1980 (aged 61)|
|Alma mater||Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Doctoral advisor||Ernst Guillemin|
|Doctoral students||David Luenberger|
William Kirby Linvill (August 8, 1919 – August 17, 1980) was an American electrical engineer. He served as a professor at Stanford University from 1960 to 1980. He was the founder of the Institute in Engineering-Economic Systems at Stanford, which later became the Department of Engineering-Economic Systems, with Linvill as the first chair.
- Memorial Resolution: William K. Linvill (1919–1980)
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