Alcorn, George Edward Jr.
|born on||22 March 1940 at 15:30 (= 3:30 PM )|
|Place||Indianapolis, Indiana, 39n46, 86w09|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||02°07' 19°01 Asc. 03°20'|
American physicist and inventor (issued with eight patents) who worked primarily for IBM and NASA. He was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2015.
Alcorn earned a Master of Science in Nuclear Physics in 1963 from Howard University, after nine months of study. During the summers of 1962 and 1963, he worked as a research engineer for the Space Division of North American Rockwell. He was involved with the computer analysis of launch trajectories and orbital mechanics for Rockwell missiles, including the Titan I and II, the Saturn and the Nova.
- Work : Prize 2015 (National Inventors Hall of Fame)
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Indiana Archives.
- Traits : Body : Race (African-American)
- Vocation : Education : Researcher
- Vocation : Science : Astronomy
- Vocation : Science : Physics
- Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (National Inventors)
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Inventor)