April 18, 2003
University photographer Bob Elbert is on the third floor of the Durham
Center where an office mockup of John Atanasoff items is on display.
Atanasoff and graduate student Clifford Berry assembled the world's first
electronic digital computer at Iowa State from 1939 to 1941. This fall, Iowa
State will observe the 100th anniversary of Atanasoff's birth. He died in
Ames, Iowa 50011, (515) 294-4111
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