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== MILESTONES BY YEAR DEDICATED AND REGION ==
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== Milestones By Year Dedicated And Region ==
 
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To see a chronological list of dedicated IEEE milestones by date of the achievement, click here: [http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestones:List_of_IEEE_Milestones http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestones:List_of_IEEE_Milestones]  
 
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MILESTONE DEDICATIONS BY YEAR AND REGION<br>YEAR DEDICATED &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;SHORT NAME &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;REGION<br>'''1977''' Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant (Region 4)<br>
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'''1982''' Electrification of New York and New Haven Raillroad &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 1<br>
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'''1984''' Stanford Linear Accelerator &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 6<br>
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'''1985''' Landing of transatlantic telegraph &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;7<br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Reception of transatlantic radio signals &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;7<br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Westinghouse atom smasher &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 2<br>
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'''1986''' First Central station in South Carolina &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;3<br>
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'''1987 '''One-way police radio &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;4<br>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Two-way police radio &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 1<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;FM police radio&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;ENIAC&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>
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'''1988''' Morse telegraph&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Ames Hydroelectric station&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5<br>
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'''1989''' Manufacture of transistors&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2<br>
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'''1990''' Transcontinental telegraph&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Adams hydroelectric plant&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Antanasoff-Berry computer&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 4<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; MIT radiation lab&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1<br>
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'''1991''' Shoshone transmission line&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5
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'''1992''' Richmond Passenger railway&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3<br>Alexanderson Radio alternator 1<br>
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'''1993''' Alouette-Isis satellite 7<br>
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'''1994''' Poulsen Arc radio transmitter 8<br>KDKA radio station 2<br>
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'''1995''' Yagi antenna 10
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<br>'''1997''' Mill Creek hydroelectric plant 6<br>
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'''1999'''
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Volta’s battery 8<br>Georgetown steam/hydro plant 5<br>Operational use of wireless 8<br>Merril wheel balancing system 5<br>First wearable cardiac pacemaker 4<br>
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'''2000''' County Kerry transatlantic telegraph 8<br>Opana radar 6<br>Mount Fuji radar 10<br>Shinkansen 10<br>
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'''2001'''
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Chivilingo hydroelectric plant 9<br>Transmission of transatlantic radio 8<br>Byrd Antarctic shortwave 4<br>US Naval Computing lab 2<br>Color television 2<br>Arecibo radio telescope 9<br>Electrical technology for space launches 3
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<br>'''2002'''
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Shannon electrification 8<br>Transatlantic television by satellite 1,8<br>Work on quartz wristwatch 8
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'''2003'''
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Marconi early wireless experiments 8<br>Franklin’s London work 8<br>Panama Canal electrical installations 9<br>Bletchley Park code breaking 8
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<br>'''2004'''
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Boston electric fire alarm 1<br>Alternating Current electrification 1<br>Boston Rapid transit power system 1<br>Decew Falls hydroelectric plant 7<br>Fleming valve 8<br>Experimental Breeder Reactor 6<br>Commercial quartz wristwatch 10<br>Lempel-Ziv algorithm 8
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<br>'''2005'''
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Popov’s radio work 8<br>Vucje Hydroelectric plant 8<br>RAMAC 6<br>Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant 5<br>First 735 kV Act transmission system 7<br>CERN instrumentation 8<br>Nelson River HVDC 7<br>Pioneering work on electronic calculators 10
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<br>'''2006'''
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Callan’s Pioneering contributions 8<br>First intelligible speech over wire 1<br>Edison site at Menlo Park 1<br>WEIZAC computer 8<br>TAT-1 telephone cable 7,8<br>Liquid Crystal Display 2<br>Development of VHS 10
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<br>'''2007'''
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Early remote-control 8<br>Railroad ticketing examining system 10<br>2008 First distant speech transmission 7<br>Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange 1<br>Piniwa Hydroelectric 7<br>Fessenden broadcast 1<br>Largest DC generating plant in USA 1<br>Japanese word processor 10
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<br>'''2009'''
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Yosami transmitting station 10<br>Pocket-sized electronic calculator 6<br>Planar process integrated circuit 6<br>Shilling early telegraph work 8<br>First external pacemaker 7
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<br>'''2010'''
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Kurobe Hydropower Plant 10<br>Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells 10<br>Star of Laufenburg Interconnection 8 <br>TIROS Satellite 1<br>Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly) 8<br>Invention of Public-key Cryptography 8<br>First TV Broadcast in Western Canada 7<br>Demonstration of Working Laser 6<br>Radio Astronomy Using VLBI 7<br>First 16-bit Monolithic DAC 5<br>TRIUMF Cyclotron 7
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'''2011'''
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Eel River HVDC Converter (Region 7) Dedicated 24 February 2011<br>Mercury Spacecraft controls 24 February 2011 (R5)<br>SPICE Circuit Simulation Program 20 February 2011 (R6)<br>Discovery of Superconductivity 8 April 2011 (R8)<br>Marconi’s First Wireless Experiments, 29 April 2011 (R8) <br>Pearl Street Station, 10 May 2011 (Region 1)<br>Lunar Module 20 July 2011 (Region 1)<br>First Satellite Broadcast to the Public, 18 November 2011 (R10 – Tokyo Section)<br>Real-Time Packet Switching 8 December 2011 (R1 – Sig Proc Soc.)<br>Apollo Guidance Computer 13 December 2011 (R1 Boston Section)
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2010-04 Field Effect Electron Microscope 31 January 2012 (R10 -- Tokyo)
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2010-03 G3 Facsimile, 5 April 2012 (R10 – Tokyo Section)
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2011-09 Low Loss Optical Fiber, 1 May 2012 (R1 -- Photonics Society)
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2011-02 B&amp;O Railroad electrification 21 June 2012 (R2 – Baltimore Section)
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2010-10 LORAN, 27 June 2012 (R1 – Boston Section)
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2010-11 Whirlwind Computer 27 June 2012 (R1 – Boston Section)
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2011-04 SAGE system, 27 June 2012 (R1 – Boston Section)
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2009-09 First Reliable HV Fuse, 3 August 2012 (R4 – Chicago Section)
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2011-08 Floating Gate EEPROM, 21 August 2012 (R6, Santa Clara Valley Section)
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2010-04 Field Effect Electron Microscope, Dedicated 31 January 2012 (Region 10 -- Tokyo)
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| '''Short Name'''
2010-03 G3 Facsimile, 5 April 2012 (R10 – Tokyo Section)
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2011-09 Low Loss Optical Fiber, 1 May 2012 (R1 -- Photonics Society)
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| 1977
 
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| Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant
2011-02 B&amp;O Railroad electrification 21 June 2012 (R2 – Baltimore Section)  
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| 4
 
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2010-10 LORAN, 27 June 2012 (R1 – Boston Section)  
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| 1977
 
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| Mill Creek Hydroelectric Plant
2010-11 Whirlwind Computer 27 June 2012 (R1 – Boston Section)  
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| 6
 
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2011-04 SAGE system, 27 June 2012 (R1 – Boston Section)  
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| 1982
 
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| Electrification of New York and New Haven Raillroad
2009-09 First Reliable HV Fuse, 3 August 2012 (R4 – Chicago Section)
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| 1
 
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2011-08 Floating Gate EEPROM, 21 August 2012 (R6, Santa Clara Valley Section)  
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| 1984
 
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| Stanford Linear Accelerator
<br>2009-05 Bose experiments in radio, 15 September 2012 (R10 – Central India)
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2009-04 Raman Effect, 15 September 2012 (R10 – Central India Section)
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| 1985
 
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| Landing of transatlantic telegraph
2009-06 Bar Code, 22 October 2012 (R2 Philadelphia Section) [http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Nomination:Birthplace_of_the_Bar_Code,_1948 http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Nomination:Birthplace_of_the_Bar_Code,_1948] &nbsp;  
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2012-01 First Optical Fiber Laser and Amplifier, 26 October 2012, (R1, Photonics Society )[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Nomination:First_Optical_Fiber_Laser_and_Amplifier http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Nomination:First_Optical_Fiber_Laser_and_Amplifier] &nbsp;
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| 1985
 
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| Reception of transatlantic radio signals
2011-05 Rincon del Bonete [LF] (R9 – Uruguay Section) [http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Nomination:Rincon_del_Bonete_Hydroelectric_Plant_and_Transmission_System http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Nomination:Rincon_del_Bonete_Hydroelectric_Plant_and_Transmission_System] &nbsp;  
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| 1985
 
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| Westinghouse atom smasher
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| First Central station in South Carolina
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| 1987
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| One-way police radio
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| 1987
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| Two-way police radio
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| 1
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| 1987
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| FM police radio
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| 1
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| 1987
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| ENIAC
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| 2
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| 1988
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| Morse telegraph
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| 1
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| 1988
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| Ames Hydroelectric station
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| 5
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| 1989
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| Manufacture of transistors
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| 2
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| 1990
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| Transcontinental telegraph
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| 5
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| 1990
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| Adams hydroelectric plant
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| 1
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| 1990
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| Atanasoff-Berry computer
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| 4
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| 1990
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| MIT radiation lab
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| 1
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| 1991
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| Shoshone transmission line
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| 5
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| 1992
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| Richmond Passenger railway
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| 3
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| 1992
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| Alexanderson Radio alternator
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| 1
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| 1993
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| Alouette-Isis satellite
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| 7
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| 1994
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| Poulsen Arc radio transmitter
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| 8
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| 1994
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| KDKA radio station
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| 2
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| 1995
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| Yagi antenna
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| 10
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| 1999
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| Volta’s battery
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| 8
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|-
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| 1999
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| Georgetown steam/hydro plant
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| 5
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|-
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| 1999
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| Operational use of wireless
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| 8
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| 1999
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| Merril wheel balancing system
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| 5
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|-
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| 1999
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| First wearable cardiac pacemaker
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| 4
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|-
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| 2000
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| County Kerry transatlantic telegraph
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| 8
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|-
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| 2000
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| Opana radar
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| 6
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|-
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| 2000
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| Mount Fuji radar
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| 10
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| 2000
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| Shinkansen
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| 10
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| 2001
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| Chivilingo hydroelectric plant
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| 9
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| 2001
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| Transmission of transatlantic radio
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| 8
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| 2001
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| Byrd Antarctic shortwave
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| 4
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|-
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| 2001
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| US Naval Computing lab
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| 2
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| 2001
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| Color television
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| 2
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|-
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| 2001
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| Arecibo radio telescope
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| 9
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| 2001
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| Electrical technology for space launches
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| 3
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| 2002
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| Shannon electrification  
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| 8
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| 2002
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| Transatlantic Transmission of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR)  
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| 1
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|-
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| 2002
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| Transatlantic television by satellite (TELSTAR) Goonhilly
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| 8
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|-
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| 2002
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| Transatlantic reception of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) Plumeur-Boudeau
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| 8
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| 2002
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| Work on quartz wristwatch
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| 8
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|-
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| 2003
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| Marconi early wireless experiments (Salvan)  
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| 8
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| 2003
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| Franklin’s London work
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| 8
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| 2003
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| Panama Canal electrical installations
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| 9
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|-
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| 2003
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| Bletchley Park code breaking
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| 8
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|-
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| 2004
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| Boston electric fire alarm
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| 1
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|-
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| 2004
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| Alternating Current electrification
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| 1
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|-
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| 2004
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| Boston Rapid transit power system
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| 1
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|-
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| 2004
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| Decew Falls hydroelectric plant
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| 7
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|-
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| 2004
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| Fleming valve
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| 8
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| 2004
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| Experimental Breeder Reactor
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| 6
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| 2004
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| Commercial quartz wristwatch
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| 10
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| 2004
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| Lempel-Ziv algorithm
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| 8
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| 2005
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| Popov’s radio work
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| 8
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| 2005
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| Vucje Hydroelectric plant
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| 8
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| 2005
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| RAMAC
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| 6
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| 2005
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| Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant
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| 5
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| 2005
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| First 735 kV Act transmission system
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| 7
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| 2005
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| CERN instrumentation
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| 8
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| 2005
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| Nelson River HVDC
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| 7
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| 2005
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| Pioneering work on electronic calculators
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| 10
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| 2006
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| Callan’s Pioneering contributions
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| 8
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| 2006
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| First intelligible speech over wire
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| 1
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| 2006
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| Edison site at Menlo Park
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| 1
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| 2006
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| WEIZAC computer
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| 8
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| 2006
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| TAT-1 telephone cable (3 separate milestones)  
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| 2006
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| Liquid Crystal Display
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| 2
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| 2006
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| Development of VHS
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| 10
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| 2007
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| Early remote-control
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| 8
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| 2007
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| Railroad ticketing examining system
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| 10
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| 2008
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| First distant speech transmission
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| 7
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| 2008
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| Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange
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| 1
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| 2008
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| Piniwa Hydroelectric
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| 7
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| 2008
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| Fessenden broadcast
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| 1
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| 2008
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| Largest DC generating plant in USA
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| 1
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|-
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| 2008
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| Japanese word processor
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| 10
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| 2009  
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| Yosami transmitting station
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| 10
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|-
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| 2009
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| HP-35 Hand-held electronic calculator
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| 6
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|-
 +
| 2009  
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| Compact Disc Audio Player
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| 8
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|-
 +
| 2009
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| Speak and Spell
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| 5
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|-
 +
| 2009
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| Japanese electronic television
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| 10
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|-
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| 2009
 +
| Maxwell's equations
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| 8
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|-
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| 2009
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| Franklin "Experiments and Observations" Philadelphia  
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| 2
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|-
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| 2009
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| Ferrite Materials
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| 10
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|-
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| 2009
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| First Transistor
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| 1
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|-
 +
| 2009
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| Semiconductor Integrated Circuit
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| 5
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|-
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| 2009
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| IBM T. J. Watson Research Lab
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| 1
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|-
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| 2009
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| Transpacific Reception of TV via Satellite
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| 10
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|-
 +
| 2009
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| Planar process integrated circuit
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| 6
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|-
 +
| 2009
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| Shilling early telegraph work
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| 8
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|-
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| 2009
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| First external pacemaker
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| 7
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|-
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| 2009
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| Birthplace of Internet
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| 6
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|-
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| 2009
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| Inception of ARPANET
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| 6
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|-
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| 2010
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| Kurobe Hydropower Plant
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| 10
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|-
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| 2010
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| Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells
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| 10
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|-
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| 2010
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| Star of Laufenburg Interconnection
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| 8
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|-
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| 2010
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| TIROS Satellite
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| 1
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|-
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| 2010
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| Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly)
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| 8
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|-
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| 2010
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| Invention of Public-key Cryptography
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| 8
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|-
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| 2010
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| First TV Broadcast in Western Canada
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| 7
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|-
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| 2010
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| Demonstration of Working Laser
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| 6
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|-
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| 2010
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| Radio Astronomy Using VLBI
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| 7
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|-
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| 2010
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| First 16-bit Monolithic DAC
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| 5
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|-
 +
| 2010
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| TRIUMF Cyclotron
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| 7
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|-
 +
| 02/24/2011
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| Eel River HVDC Converter
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| 7
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|-
 +
| 2/4/2011
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| Mercury Spacecraft controls
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| 5
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|-
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| 2/20/2011
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| SPICE Circuit Simulation Program
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| 6
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|-
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| 4/8/2011
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| Discovery of Superconductivity
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| 8
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|-
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| 4/29/2011
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| Marconi’s Early Experiments in Wireless Telgraphy &nbsp;(Villa Griffone)
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| 8
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|-
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| 5/10/2011
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| Pearl Street Station
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| 1
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|-
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| 7/20/2011
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| Lunar Module
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| 1
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|-
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| 11/18/2011
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| First Satellite Broadcast to the Public
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| 10
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|-
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| 12/8/2011
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| Real-Time Packet Switching
 +
| 1
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|-
 +
| 12/12/2011
 +
| Apollo Guidance Computer
 +
| 1
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|-
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| 1/31/2012
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| Field Effect Electron Microscope
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| 10
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|-
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| 4/5/2012
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| G3 Facsimile
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| 10
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|-
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| 5/1/2012
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| Low Loss Optical Fiber
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| 1
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|-
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| 6/21/2012
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| B&amp;O Railroad electrification
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| 2
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|-
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| 6/27/2012
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| LORAN
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| 1
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|-
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| 6/27/2012
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| Whirlwind Computer
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| 1
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|-
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| 6/27/2012
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| SAGE system
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| 1
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|-
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| 8/3/2012
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| First Reliable HV Fuse
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| 4
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|-
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| 8/21/2012
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| Floating Gate EEPROM
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| 6
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|-
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| 9/15/2012
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| Bose experiments in radio
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| 10
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|-
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| 9/15/2012
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| Raman Effect
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| 10
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|-
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| 10/22/2012
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| Bar Code
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| 2
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|-
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| 10/26/2012
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| First Optical Fiber Laser and Amplifier
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| 1, Photonics Society
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|-
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| 12/14/2012
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| Rincon del Bonete Hydroelectric
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| 9
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|-
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| 12/6/2013
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| Invention of Holography
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| 8
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|-
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| 5/7/2013
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| Krka-Sibenik Power Plant
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| 8
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|-
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| 10/29/2013
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| Toshiba T1100 Laptop Computer
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| 10
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|}

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Year Dedicated Short Name Region
1977 Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant 4
1977 Mill Creek Hydroelectric Plant 6
1982 Electrification of New York and New Haven Raillroad 1
1984 Stanford Linear Accelerator 6
1985 Landing of transatlantic telegraph 7
1985 Reception of transatlantic radio signals 7
1985 Westinghouse atom smasher 2
1986 First Central station in South Carolina 3
1987 One-way police radio 4
1987 Two-way police radio 1
1987 FM police radio 1
1987 ENIAC 2
1988 Morse telegraph 1
1988 Ames Hydroelectric station 5
1989 Manufacture of transistors 2
1990 Transcontinental telegraph 5
1990 Adams hydroelectric plant 1
1990 Atanasoff-Berry computer 4
1990 MIT radiation lab 1
1991 Shoshone transmission line 5
1992 Richmond Passenger railway 3
1992 Alexanderson Radio alternator 1
1993 Alouette-Isis satellite 7
1994 Poulsen Arc radio transmitter 8
1994 KDKA radio station 2
1995 Yagi antenna 10
1999 Volta’s battery 8
1999 Georgetown steam/hydro plant 5
1999 Operational use of wireless 8
1999 Merril wheel balancing system 5
1999 First wearable cardiac pacemaker 4
2000 County Kerry transatlantic telegraph 8
2000 Opana radar 6
2000 Mount Fuji radar 10
2000 Shinkansen 10
2001 Chivilingo hydroelectric plant 9
2001 Transmission of transatlantic radio 8
2001 Byrd Antarctic shortwave 4
2001 US Naval Computing lab 2
2001 Color television 2
2001 Arecibo radio telescope 9
2001 Electrical technology for space launches 3
2002 Shannon electrification 8
2002 Transatlantic Transmission of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) 1
2002 Transatlantic television by satellite (TELSTAR) Goonhilly 8
2002 Transatlantic reception of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) Plumeur-Boudeau 8
2002 Work on quartz wristwatch 8
2003 Marconi early wireless experiments (Salvan) 8
2003 Franklin’s London work 8
2003 Panama Canal electrical installations 9
2003 Bletchley Park code breaking 8
2004 Boston electric fire alarm 1
2004 Alternating Current electrification 1
2004 Boston Rapid transit power system 1
2004 Decew Falls hydroelectric plant 7
2004 Fleming valve 8
2004 Experimental Breeder Reactor 6
2004 Commercial quartz wristwatch 10
2004 Lempel-Ziv algorithm 8
2005 Popov’s radio work 8
2005 Vucje Hydroelectric plant 8
2005 RAMAC 6
2005 Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant 5
2005 First 735 kV Act transmission system 7
2005 CERN instrumentation 8
2005 Nelson River HVDC 7
2005 Pioneering work on electronic calculators 10
2006 Callan’s Pioneering contributions 8
2006 First intelligible speech over wire 1
2006 Edison site at Menlo Park 1
2006 WEIZAC computer 8
2006 TAT-1 telephone cable (3 separate milestones) 7,8
2006 Liquid Crystal Display 2
2006 Development of VHS 10
2007 Early remote-control 8
2007 Railroad ticketing examining system 10
2008 First distant speech transmission 7
2008 Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange 1
2008 Piniwa Hydroelectric 7
2008 Fessenden broadcast 1
2008 Largest DC generating plant in USA 1
2008 Japanese word processor 10
2009 Yosami transmitting station 10
2009 HP-35 Hand-held electronic calculator 6
2009 Compact Disc Audio Player 8
2009 Speak and Spell 5
2009 Japanese electronic television 10
2009 Maxwell's equations 8
2009 Franklin "Experiments and Observations" Philadelphia 2
2009 Ferrite Materials 10
2009 First Transistor 1
2009 Semiconductor Integrated Circuit 5
2009 IBM T. J. Watson Research Lab 1
2009 Transpacific Reception of TV via Satellite 10
2009 Planar process integrated circuit 6
2009 Shilling early telegraph work 8
2009 First external pacemaker 7
2009 Birthplace of Internet 6
2009 Inception of ARPANET 6
2010 Kurobe Hydropower Plant 10
2010 Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells 10
2010 Star of Laufenburg Interconnection 8
2010 TIROS Satellite 1
2010 Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly) 8
2010 Invention of Public-key Cryptography 8
2010 First TV Broadcast in Western Canada 7
2010 Demonstration of Working Laser 6
2010 Radio Astronomy Using VLBI 7
2010 First 16-bit Monolithic DAC 5
2010 TRIUMF Cyclotron 7
02/24/2011 Eel River HVDC Converter 7
2/4/2011 Mercury Spacecraft controls 5
2/20/2011 SPICE Circuit Simulation Program 6
4/8/2011 Discovery of Superconductivity 8
4/29/2011 Marconi’s Early Experiments in Wireless Telgraphy  (Villa Griffone) 8
5/10/2011 Pearl Street Station 1
7/20/2011 Lunar Module 1
11/18/2011 First Satellite Broadcast to the Public 10
12/8/2011 Real-Time Packet Switching 1
12/12/2011 Apollo Guidance Computer 1
1/31/2012 Field Effect Electron Microscope 10
4/5/2012 G3 Facsimile 10
5/1/2012 Low Loss Optical Fiber 1
6/21/2012 B&O Railroad electrification 2
6/27/2012 LORAN 1
6/27/2012 Whirlwind Computer 1
6/27/2012 SAGE system 1
8/3/2012 First Reliable HV Fuse 4
8/21/2012 Floating Gate EEPROM 6
9/15/2012 Bose experiments in radio 10
9/15/2012 Raman Effect 10
10/22/2012 Bar Code 2
10/26/2012 First Optical Fiber Laser and Amplifier 1, Photonics Society
12/14/2012 Rincon del Bonete Hydroelectric 9
12/6/2013 Invention of Holography 8
5/7/2013 Krka-Sibenik Power Plant 8
10/29/2013 Toshiba T1100 Laptop Computer 10