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| '''Year Dedicated'''  
 
| '''Year Dedicated'''  
 
| '''Short Name'''  
 
| '''Short Name'''  
| '''Region'''
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| '''Region'''  
 
| '''Ded #'''
 
| '''Ded #'''
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1977  
 
| 1977  
 
| Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant  
 
| Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant  
| 4
+
| 4  
 
| 1
 
| 1
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1977  
 
| 1977  
 
| Mill Creek Hydroelectric Plant  
 
| Mill Creek Hydroelectric Plant  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 2
 
| 2
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1982  
 
| 1982  
 
| Electrification of New York and New Haven Raillroad  
 
| Electrification of New York and New Haven Raillroad  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 3
 
| 3
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1984  
 
| 1984  
 
| Stanford Linear Accelerator  
 
| Stanford Linear Accelerator  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 4
 
| 4
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1985  
 
| 1985  
 
| Landing of transatlantic telegraph  
 
| Landing of transatlantic telegraph  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 5
 
| 5
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1985  
 
| 1985  
 
| Reception of transatlantic radio signals  
 
| Reception of transatlantic radio signals  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 6
 
| 6
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1985  
 
| 1985  
 
| Westinghouse atom smasher  
 
| Westinghouse atom smasher  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 7
 
| 7
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1986  
 
| 1986  
 
| First Central station in South Carolina  
 
| First Central station in South Carolina  
| 3
+
| 3  
 
| 8
 
| 8
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1987  
 
| 1987  
 
| One-way police radio  
 
| One-way police radio  
| 4
+
| 4  
 
| 9
 
| 9
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1987  
 
| 1987  
 
| Two-way police radio  
 
| Two-way police radio  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 10
 
| 10
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1987  
 
| 1987  
 
| FM police radio  
 
| FM police radio  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 11
 
| 11
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1987  
 
| 1987  
 
| ENIAC  
 
| ENIAC  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 12
 
| 12
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1988  
 
| 1988  
 
| Morse telegraph  
 
| Morse telegraph  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 13
 
| 13
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1988  
 
| 1988  
 
| Ames Hydroelectric station  
 
| Ames Hydroelectric station  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 14
 
| 14
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1989  
 
| 1989  
 
| Manufacture of transistors  
 
| Manufacture of transistors  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 15
 
| 15
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1990  
 
| 1990  
 
| Transcontinental telegraph  
 
| Transcontinental telegraph  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 16
 
| 16
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1990  
 
| 1990  
 
| Adams hydroelectric plant  
 
| Adams hydroelectric plant  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 17
 
| 17
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1990  
 
| 1990  
 
| Atanasoff-Berry computer  
 
| Atanasoff-Berry computer  
| 4
+
| 4  
 
| 18
 
| 18
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1990  
 
| 1990  
 
| MIT radiation lab  
 
| MIT radiation lab  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 19
 
| 19
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1991  
 
| 1991  
 
| Shoshone transmission line  
 
| Shoshone transmission line  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 20
 
| 20
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1992  
 
| 1992  
 
| Richmond Passenger railway  
 
| Richmond Passenger railway  
| 3
+
| 3  
 
| 21
 
| 21
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1992  
 
| 1992  
 
| Alexanderson Radio alternator  
 
| Alexanderson Radio alternator  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 22
 
| 22
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1993  
 
| 1993  
 
| Alouette-Isis satellite  
 
| Alouette-Isis satellite  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 23
 
| 23
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1994  
 
| 1994  
 
| Poulsen Arc radio transmitter  
 
| Poulsen Arc radio transmitter  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 24
 
| 24
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1994  
 
| 1994  
 
| KDKA radio station  
 
| KDKA radio station  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 25
 
| 25
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1995  
 
| 1995  
 
| Yagi antenna  
 
| Yagi antenna  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 26
 
| 26
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1999  
 
| 1999  
 
| Volta’s battery  
 
| Volta’s battery  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 27
 
| 27
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1999  
 
| 1999  
 
| Georgetown steam/hydro plant  
 
| Georgetown steam/hydro plant  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 28
 
| 28
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1999  
 
| 1999  
 
| Operational use of wireless  
 
| Operational use of wireless  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 29
 
| 29
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1999  
 
| 1999  
 
| Merril wheel balancing system  
 
| Merril wheel balancing system  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 30
 
| 30
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1999  
 
| 1999  
 
| First wearable cardiac pacemaker  
 
| First wearable cardiac pacemaker  
| 4
+
| 4  
 
| 31
 
| 31
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2000  
 
| 2000  
 
| County Kerry transatlantic telegraph  
 
| County Kerry transatlantic telegraph  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 32
 
| 32
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2000  
 
| 2000  
 
| Opana radar  
 
| Opana radar  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 33
 
| 33
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2000  
 
| 2000  
 
| Mount Fuji radar  
 
| Mount Fuji radar  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 34
 
| 34
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2000  
 
| 2000  
 
| Shinkansen  
 
| Shinkansen  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 35
 
| 35
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| Chivilingo hydroelectric plant  
 
| Chivilingo hydroelectric plant  
| 9
+
| 9  
 
| 36
 
| 36
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| Transmission of transatlantic radio  
 
| Transmission of transatlantic radio  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 37
 
| 37
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| Byrd Antarctic shortwave  
 
| Byrd Antarctic shortwave  
| 4
+
| 4  
 
| 38
 
| 38
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| US Naval Computing lab  
 
| US Naval Computing lab  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 39
 
| 39
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| Color television  
 
| Color television  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 40
 
| 40
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| Arecibo radio telescope  
 
| Arecibo radio telescope  
| 9
+
| 9  
 
| 41
 
| 41
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2001  
 
| 2001  
 
| Electrical technology for space launches  
 
| Electrical technology for space launches  
| 3
+
| 3  
 
| 42
 
| 42
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2002  
 
| 2002  
 
| Shannon electrification  
 
| Shannon electrification  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 43
 
| 43
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2002  
 
| 2002  
 
| Transatlantic Transmission of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR)  
 
| Transatlantic Transmission of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR)  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 44
 
| 44
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2002  
 
| 2002  
 
| Transatlantic television by satellite (TELSTAR) Goonhilly  
 
| Transatlantic television by satellite (TELSTAR) Goonhilly  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 44
 
| 44
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2002  
 
| 2002  
 
| Transatlantic reception of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) Plumeur-Boudeau  
 
| Transatlantic reception of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) Plumeur-Boudeau  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 44
 
| 44
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2002  
 
| 2002  
 
| Work on quartz wristwatch  
 
| Work on quartz wristwatch  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 45
 
| 45
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2003  
 
| 2003  
 
| Marconi early wireless experiments (Salvan)  
 
| Marconi early wireless experiments (Salvan)  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 46
 
| 46
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2003  
 
| 2003  
 
| Franklin’s London work  
 
| Franklin’s London work  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 47
 
| 47
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2003  
 
| 2003  
 
| Panama Canal electrical installations  
 
| Panama Canal electrical installations  
| 9
+
| 9  
 
| 48
 
| 48
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2003  
 
| 2003  
 
| Bletchley Park code breaking  
 
| Bletchley Park code breaking  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 49
 
| 49
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Boston electric fire alarm  
 
| Boston electric fire alarm  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 50
 
| 50
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Alternating Current electrification  
 
| Alternating Current electrification  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 51
 
| 51
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Boston Rapid transit power system  
 
| Boston Rapid transit power system  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 52
 
| 52
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Decew Falls hydroelectric plant  
 
| Decew Falls hydroelectric plant  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 53
 
| 53
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Fleming valve  
 
| Fleming valve  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 54
 
| 54
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Experimental Breeder Reactor  
 
| Experimental Breeder Reactor  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 55
 
| 55
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Commercial quartz wristwatch  
 
| Commercial quartz wristwatch  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 56
 
| 56
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2004  
 
| 2004  
 
| Lempel-Ziv algorithm  
 
| Lempel-Ziv algorithm  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 57
 
| 57
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| Popov’s radio work  
 
| Popov’s radio work  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 58
 
| 58
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| Vucje Hydroelectric plant  
 
| Vucje Hydroelectric plant  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 59
 
| 59
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| RAMAC  
 
| RAMAC  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 60
 
| 60
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant  
 
| Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 61
 
| 61
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| First 735 kV Act transmission system  
 
| First 735 kV Act transmission system  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 62
 
| 62
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| CERN instrumentation  
 
| CERN instrumentation  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 63
 
| 63
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| Nelson River HVDC  
 
| Nelson River HVDC  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 64
 
| 64
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2005  
 
| 2005  
 
| Pioneering work on electronic calculators  
 
| Pioneering work on electronic calculators  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 65
 
| 65
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| Callan’s Pioneering contributions  
 
| Callan’s Pioneering contributions  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 66
 
| 66
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| First intelligible speech over wire  
 
| First intelligible speech over wire  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 67
 
| 67
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| Edison site at Menlo Park  
 
| Edison site at Menlo Park  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 68
 
| 68
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| WEIZAC computer  
 
| WEIZAC computer  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 69
 
| 69
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| TAT-1 telephone cable (3 separate plaques)  
 
| TAT-1 telephone cable (3 separate plaques)  
| 7,8
+
| 7,8  
 
| 70
 
| 70
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| Liquid Crystal Display  
 
| Liquid Crystal Display  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 71
 
| 71
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2006  
 
| 2006  
 
| Development of VHS  
 
| Development of VHS  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 72
 
| 72
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2007  
 
| 2007  
 
| Early remote-control  
 
| Early remote-control  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 73
 
| 73
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2007  
 
| 2007  
 
| Railroad ticketing examining system  
 
| Railroad ticketing examining system  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 74
 
| 74
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2008  
 
| 2008  
 
| First distant speech transmission  
 
| First distant speech transmission  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 75
 
| 75
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2008  
 
| 2008  
 
| Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange  
 
| Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 76
 
| 76
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2008  
 
| 2008  
 
| Piniwa Hydroelectric  
 
| Piniwa Hydroelectric  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 77
 
| 77
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2008  
 
| 2008  
 
| Fessenden broadcast  
 
| Fessenden broadcast  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 78
 
| 78
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2008  
 
| 2008  
 
| Largest DC generating plant in USA  
 
| Largest DC generating plant in USA  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 79
 
| 79
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2008  
 
| 2008  
 
| Japanese word processor  
 
| Japanese word processor  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 80
 
| 80
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Yosami transmitting station  
 
| Yosami transmitting station  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 81
 
| 81
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| HP-35 Hand-held electronic calculator  
 
| HP-35 Hand-held electronic calculator  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 82
 
| 82
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Compact Disc Audio Player  
 
| Compact Disc Audio Player  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 83
 
| 83
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Speak and Spell  
 
| Speak and Spell  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 84
 
| 84
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Japanese electronic television  
 
| Japanese electronic television  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 85
 
| 85
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Maxwell's equations  
 
| Maxwell's equations  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 86
 
| 86
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Franklin "Experiments and Observations" Philadelphia  
 
| Franklin "Experiments and Observations" Philadelphia  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 87
 
| 87
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Ferrite Materials  
 
| Ferrite Materials  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 88
 
| 88
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| First Transistor  
 
| First Transistor  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 89
 
| 89
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Semiconductor Integrated Circuit  
 
| Semiconductor Integrated Circuit  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 90
 
| 90
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| IBM T. J. Watson Research Lab  
 
| IBM T. J. Watson Research Lab  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 91
 
| 91
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Transpacific Reception of TV via Satellite  
 
| Transpacific Reception of TV via Satellite  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 92
 
| 92
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Planar process integrated circuit  
 
| Planar process integrated circuit  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 93
 
| 93
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Shilling early telegraph work  
 
| Shilling early telegraph work  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 94
 
| 94
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| First external pacemaker  
 
| First external pacemaker  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 95
 
| 95
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Birthplace of Internet  
 
| Birthplace of Internet  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 96
 
| 96
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2009  
 
| 2009  
 
| Inception of ARPANET  
 
| Inception of ARPANET  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 97
 
| 97
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Kurobe Hydropower Plant  
 
| Kurobe Hydropower Plant  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 98
 
| 98
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells  
 
| Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 99
 
| 99
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Star of Laufenburg Interconnection  
 
| Star of Laufenburg Interconnection  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 100
 
| 100
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| TIROS Satellite  
 
| TIROS Satellite  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 101
 
| 101
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly)  
 
| Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly)  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 102
 
| 102
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Invention of Public-key Cryptography  
 
| Invention of Public-key Cryptography  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 103
 
| 103
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| First TV Broadcast in Western Canada  
 
| First TV Broadcast in Western Canada  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 104
 
| 104
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Demonstration of Working Laser  
 
| Demonstration of Working Laser  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 105
 
| 105
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| Radio Astronomy Using VLBI  
 
| Radio Astronomy Using VLBI  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 106
 
| 106
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| First 16-bit Monolithic DAC  
 
| First 16-bit Monolithic DAC  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 107
 
| 107
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2010  
 
| 2010  
 
| TRIUMF Cyclotron  
 
| TRIUMF Cyclotron  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 108
 
| 108
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 02/24/2011  
 
| 02/24/2011  
 
| Eel River HVDC Converter  
 
| Eel River HVDC Converter  
| 7
+
| 7  
 
| 109
 
| 109
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2/4/2011  
 
| 2/4/2011  
 
| Mercury Spacecraft controls  
 
| Mercury Spacecraft controls  
| 5
+
| 5  
 
| 110
 
| 110
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 2/20/2011  
 
| 2/20/2011  
 
| SPICE Circuit Simulation Program  
 
| SPICE Circuit Simulation Program  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 111
 
| 111
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 4/8/2011  
 
| 4/8/2011  
 
| Discovery of Superconductivity  
 
| Discovery of Superconductivity  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 112
 
| 112
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 4/29/2011  
 
| 4/29/2011  
 
| Marconi’s Early Experiments in Wireless Telgraphy  (Villa Griffone)  
 
| Marconi’s Early Experiments in Wireless Telgraphy  (Villa Griffone)  
| 8
+
| 8  
 
| 113
 
| 113
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 5/10/2011  
 
| 5/10/2011  
 
| Pearl Street Station  
 
| Pearl Street Station  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 114
 
| 114
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 7/20/2011  
 
| 7/20/2011  
 
| Lunar Module  
 
| Lunar Module  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 115
 
| 115
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 11/18/2011  
 
| 11/18/2011  
 
| First Satellite Broadcast to the Public  
 
| First Satellite Broadcast to the Public  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 116
 
| 116
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 12/8/2011  
 
| 12/8/2011  
 
| Real-Time Packet Switching  
 
| Real-Time Packet Switching  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 117
 
| 117
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 12/12/2011  
 
| 12/12/2011  
 
| Apollo Guidance Computer  
 
| Apollo Guidance Computer  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 118
 
| 118
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 1/31/2012  
 
| 1/31/2012  
 
| Field Effect Electron Microscope  
 
| Field Effect Electron Microscope  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 119
 
| 119
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 4/5/2012  
 
| 4/5/2012  
 
| G3 Facsimile  
 
| G3 Facsimile  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 120
 
| 120
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 5/1/2012  
 
| 5/1/2012  
 
| Low Loss Optical Fiber  
 
| Low Loss Optical Fiber  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 121
 
| 121
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 6/21/2012  
 
| 6/21/2012  
 
| B&O Railroad electrification  
 
| B&O Railroad electrification  
| 2
+
| 2  
 
| 122
 
| 122
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 6/27/2012  
 
| 6/27/2012  
 
| LORAN  
 
| LORAN  
| 1
+
| 1  
 
| 123
 
| 123
 
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| 6/27/2012  
 
| 6/27/2012  
 
| Whirlwind Computer  
 
| Whirlwind Computer  
| 1
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| 1  
 
| 124
 
| 124
 
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|-
 
| 6/27/2012  
 
| 6/27/2012  
 
| SAGE system  
 
| SAGE system  
| 1
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| 1  
 
| 125
 
| 125
 
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|-
 
| 8/3/2012  
 
| 8/3/2012  
 
| First Reliable HV Fuse  
 
| First Reliable HV Fuse  
| 4
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| 4  
 
| 126
 
| 126
 
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|-
 
| 8/21/2012  
 
| 8/21/2012  
 
| Floating Gate EEPROM  
 
| Floating Gate EEPROM  
| 6
+
| 6  
 
| 127
 
| 127
 
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|-
 
| 9/15/2012  
 
| 9/15/2012  
 
| Bose experiments in radio  
 
| Bose experiments in radio  
| 10
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| 10  
 
| 128
 
| 128
 
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| 9/15/2012  
 
| 9/15/2012  
 
| Raman Effect  
 
| Raman Effect  
| 10
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| 10  
 
| 129
 
| 129
 
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|-
 
| 10/22/2012  
 
| 10/22/2012  
 
| Bar Code  
 
| Bar Code  
| 2
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| 2  
 
| 130
 
| 130
 
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|-
 
| 10/26/2012  
 
| 10/26/2012  
 
| First Optical Fiber Laser and Amplifier  
 
| First Optical Fiber Laser and Amplifier  
| 1, Photonics Society
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| 1, Photonics Society  
 
| 131
 
| 131
 
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|-
 
| 12/14/2012  
 
| 12/14/2012  
 
| Rincon del Bonete Hydroelectric  
 
| Rincon del Bonete Hydroelectric  
| 9
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| 9  
 
| 132
 
| 132
 
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| 12/6/2013  
 
| 12/6/2013  
 
| Invention of Holography  
 
| Invention of Holography  
| 8
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| 8  
 
| 133
 
| 133
 
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| 5/7/2013  
 
| 5/7/2013  
 
| Krka-Sibenik Power Plant  
 
| Krka-Sibenik Power Plant  
| 8
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| 8  
 
| 134
 
| 134
 
|-
 
|-
 
| 10/29/2013  
 
| 10/29/2013  
 
| Toshiba T1100 Laptop Computer  
 
| Toshiba T1100 Laptop Computer  
| 10
+
| 10  
 
| 135
 
| 135
 
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|15 Dec 2013
+
| 15 Dec 2013  
|First AIEE Technical Meeting 1884
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| First AIEE Technical Meeting 1884  
|2
+
| 2  
 
| 136
 
| 136
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|-
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|15 January 2014
 +
|Unidirectional Microphone
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|4
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|137
 
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Year Dedicated Short Name Region Ded #
1977 Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant 4 1
1977 Mill Creek Hydroelectric Plant 6 2
1982 Electrification of New York and New Haven Raillroad 1 3
1984 Stanford Linear Accelerator 6 4
1985 Landing of transatlantic telegraph 7 5
1985 Reception of transatlantic radio signals 7 6
1985 Westinghouse atom smasher 2 7
1986 First Central station in South Carolina 3 8
1987 One-way police radio 4 9
1987 Two-way police radio 1 10
1987 FM police radio 1 11
1987 ENIAC 2 12
1988 Morse telegraph 1 13
1988 Ames Hydroelectric station 5 14
1989 Manufacture of transistors 2 15
1990 Transcontinental telegraph 5 16
1990 Adams hydroelectric plant 1 17
1990 Atanasoff-Berry computer 4 18
1990 MIT radiation lab 1 19
1991 Shoshone transmission line 5 20
1992 Richmond Passenger railway 3 21
1992 Alexanderson Radio alternator 1 22
1993 Alouette-Isis satellite 7 23
1994 Poulsen Arc radio transmitter 8 24
1994 KDKA radio station 2 25
1995 Yagi antenna 10 26
1999 Volta’s battery 8 27
1999 Georgetown steam/hydro plant 5 28
1999 Operational use of wireless 8 29
1999 Merril wheel balancing system 5 30
1999 First wearable cardiac pacemaker 4 31
2000 County Kerry transatlantic telegraph 8 32
2000 Opana radar 6 33
2000 Mount Fuji radar 10 34
2000 Shinkansen 10 35
2001 Chivilingo hydroelectric plant 9 36
2001 Transmission of transatlantic radio 8 37
2001 Byrd Antarctic shortwave 4 38
2001 US Naval Computing lab 2 39
2001 Color television 2 40
2001 Arecibo radio telescope 9 41
2001 Electrical technology for space launches 3 42
2002 Shannon electrification 8 43
2002 Transatlantic Transmission of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) 1 44
2002 Transatlantic television by satellite (TELSTAR) Goonhilly 8 44
2002 Transatlantic reception of TV via Satellite (TELSTAR) Plumeur-Boudeau 8 44
2002 Work on quartz wristwatch 8 45
2003 Marconi early wireless experiments (Salvan) 8 46
2003 Franklin’s London work 8 47
2003 Panama Canal electrical installations 9 48
2003 Bletchley Park code breaking 8 49
2004 Boston electric fire alarm 1 50
2004 Alternating Current electrification 1 51
2004 Boston Rapid transit power system 1 52
2004 Decew Falls hydroelectric plant 7 53
2004 Fleming valve 8 54
2004 Experimental Breeder Reactor 6 55
2004 Commercial quartz wristwatch 10 56
2004 Lempel-Ziv algorithm 8 57
2005 Popov’s radio work 8 58
2005 Vucje Hydroelectric plant 8 59
2005 RAMAC 6 60
2005 Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant 5 61
2005 First 735 kV Act transmission system 7 62
2005 CERN instrumentation 8 63
2005 Nelson River HVDC 7 64
2005 Pioneering work on electronic calculators 10 65
2006 Callan’s Pioneering contributions 8 66
2006 First intelligible speech over wire 1 67
2006 Edison site at Menlo Park 1 68
2006 WEIZAC computer 8 69
2006 TAT-1 telephone cable (3 separate plaques) 7,8 70
2006 Liquid Crystal Display 2 71
2006 Development of VHS 10 72
2007 Early remote-control 8 73
2007 Railroad ticketing examining system 10 74
2008 First distant speech transmission 7 75
2008 Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange 1 76
2008 Piniwa Hydroelectric 7 77
2008 Fessenden broadcast 1 78
2008 Largest DC generating plant in USA 1 79
2008 Japanese word processor 10 80
2009 Yosami transmitting station 10 81
2009 HP-35 Hand-held electronic calculator 6 82
2009 Compact Disc Audio Player 8 83
2009 Speak and Spell 5 84
2009 Japanese electronic television 10 85
2009 Maxwell's equations 8 86
2009 Franklin "Experiments and Observations" Philadelphia 2 87
2009 Ferrite Materials 10 88
2009 First Transistor 1 89
2009 Semiconductor Integrated Circuit 5 90
2009 IBM T. J. Watson Research Lab 1 91
2009 Transpacific Reception of TV via Satellite 10 92
2009 Planar process integrated circuit 6 93
2009 Shilling early telegraph work 8 94
2009 First external pacemaker 7 95
2009 Birthplace of Internet 6 96
2009 Inception of ARPANET 6 97
2010 Kurobe Hydropower Plant 10 98
2010 Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells 10 99
2010 Star of Laufenburg Interconnection 8 100
2010 TIROS Satellite 1 101
2010 Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly) 8 102
2010 Invention of Public-key Cryptography 8 103
2010 First TV Broadcast in Western Canada 7 104
2010 Demonstration of Working Laser 6 105
2010 Radio Astronomy Using VLBI 7 106
2010 First 16-bit Monolithic DAC 5 107
2010 TRIUMF Cyclotron 7 108
02/24/2011 Eel River HVDC Converter 7 109
2/4/2011 Mercury Spacecraft controls 5 110
2/20/2011 SPICE Circuit Simulation Program 6 111
4/8/2011 Discovery of Superconductivity 8 112
4/29/2011 Marconi’s Early Experiments in Wireless Telgraphy  (Villa Griffone) 8 113
5/10/2011 Pearl Street Station 1 114
7/20/2011 Lunar Module 1 115
11/18/2011 First Satellite Broadcast to the Public 10 116
12/8/2011 Real-Time Packet Switching 1 117
12/12/2011 Apollo Guidance Computer 1 118
1/31/2012 Field Effect Electron Microscope 10 119
4/5/2012 G3 Facsimile 10 120
5/1/2012 Low Loss Optical Fiber 1 121
6/21/2012 B&O Railroad electrification 2 122
6/27/2012 LORAN 1 123
6/27/2012 Whirlwind Computer 1 124
6/27/2012 SAGE system 1 125
8/3/2012 First Reliable HV Fuse 4 126
8/21/2012 Floating Gate EEPROM 6 127
9/15/2012 Bose experiments in radio 10 128
9/15/2012 Raman Effect 10 129
10/22/2012 Bar Code 2 130
10/26/2012 First Optical Fiber Laser and Amplifier 1, Photonics Society 131
12/14/2012 Rincon del Bonete Hydroelectric 9 132
12/6/2013 Invention of Holography 8 133
5/7/2013 Krka-Sibenik Power Plant 8 134
10/29/2013 Toshiba T1100 Laptop Computer 10 135
15 Dec 2013 First AIEE Technical Meeting 1884 2 136
15 January 2014 Unidirectional Microphone 4 137