• Oct 15, 1913
    (b.) -
    May 14, 2008


He was an American mathematician who in the 1940s as a senior engineer on the project contributed to the design of the ENIAC, the first general-purpose electronic digital computer. Decades later, Burks and his wife Alice Burks outlined their case for the subject matter of the ENIAC having been derived from John Vincent Atanasoff.
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    Oct 15, 1913
  • Date of Death:

    May 14, 2008
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  • Noted For:

    Contributed to the design of the ENIAC
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