#111834 Overall Influence

Elise Harmon

American physicist and chemist

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Elise Frances Harmon was an American physicist, chemist, and influential contributor to the miniaturization of computers.Career highlights ResearchDuring World War II, she worked in the United States Naval Research Laboratory's Aircraft and Electrical Division. In the early 1950, Harmon worked for the Bureau of Standards and the Naval Research Bureau in Washington, D.C. In 1953, she became chief research printed circuit engineer for the Aerovox Corporation, headquartered at Plant 2 in New Bedford, Massachusetts. At the time, she had the responsibility of directing the research and development, as well as establishing plant procedures for new methods of printed circuitry and printed circuit components. In the 1970s, she was head of Aerovox Corporation's printed circuit activities. She was a member of the American Chemical Society, the Institute of Radio Engineers, and the Texas Academy of Science.

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University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

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George Washington University
George Washington University

University in Washington, D.C.

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University of North Texas
University of North Texas

Public research university based in Denton, TX, USA

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#4641 World Rank
Chemistry
#12940 World Rank
Engineering

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