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An Wang

Born: 1920
Birthplace: Shanghai, China

Magnetic pulse controlling device—Wang's contributions to computer technology included the magnetic pulse controlling device, the principle upon which magnetic core memory is based. He is noted for his innovations in the office automation and information processing field. (1988)

Died: 1990

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