What did George Alcorn invent?
His x-ray imaging spectrometer , patented during his career at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), allowed for the detection of radio signatures at a more distant and accurate rate than previously possible and influenced the continued evolution of imaging devices.
What type of family did George Edward Alcorn come from?
George Edward Alcorn Jr. was born on March 22, 1940. His working-class parents, George and Arletta Dixon Alcorn , encouraged him and his younger brother, Charles, to take their studies seriously. Alcorn excelled in school, winning a four-year scholarship to Occidental College in Pasadena, California.
How old is George Edward Alcorn Jr?
80 лет ()
Where did George Alcorn go to college?
Howard University Occidental College
When was George Edward Alcorn born?
March 22, 1940 (age 80 years)
Where was George Edward Alcorn Jr born?
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States