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1984&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Stanford Linear Accelerator&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; San Francisco Bay Area Council<br>
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1997&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Mill Creek Hydroelectric Station&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Foothill<br>2000&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Opana Radar&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Hawaii  
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|1984
 
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|Stanford Linear Accelerator
2004&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Experimental Breeder&nbsp;Reactor&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Eastern&nbsp;Idaho  
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|San Francisco Bay Area Council
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|1997
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|Mill Creek Hydroelectric Station
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|Foothill
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|2000
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|Opana Radar
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|Hawaii
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|2004
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|Experimental Breeder Reactor
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|Eastern Idaho  
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|-
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|2005
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|RAMAC
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|Santa Clara Valley
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|-
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|2009
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|Pocket-sized Electronic Calculator
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|Santa Clara Valley
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|2009
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|Planar Process Integrated Circuit
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|Santa Clara Valley
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|2009
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|Birthplace of Internet
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|Coastal Los Angeles
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|2009
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|Inception of Arpanet
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|Santa Clara
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|2010
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|Demonstration of Working Laser
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|Metro Los Angeles
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|-
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|2011
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|SPICE Circuit Simulation Program
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|Santa Clara
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|-
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|2012
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|Floating Gate EEPROM
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|Santa Clara Valley
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2005&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; RAMAC&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Santa Clara Valley
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2009&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Pocket-sized Electronic&nbsp;Calculator&nbsp;&nbsp; Santa&nbsp;Clara Valley
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Planar Process Integrated Circuit&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Santa Clara Valley
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|1985
 
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|Landing of Transatlantic Telegraph
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Birthplace of Internet&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Coastal Los Angeles
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|Newfoundland-Labrador
 
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Inception of Arpanet&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Santa Clara
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|1985
 
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|Reception of Transatlantic Radio Signals
2010&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Demonstration of Working Laser&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Metro Los Angeles
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|Newfoundland-Labrador  
 
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2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; SPICE&nbsp;Circuit Simulation Program&nbsp;&nbsp; Santa Clara
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|1993
 
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|Alouette-Isis Satellite
2012&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Floating Gate EEPROM&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Santa Clara Valley
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|Ottawa
 
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|2004
 
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|Decew Falls Hydroelectric Plant
=== <br>Region 7  ===
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|Hamilton  
 
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1985&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Landing of Transatlantic Telegraph&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Newfoundland-Labrador&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Reception of Transatlantic Radio Signals&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Newfoundland-Labrador  
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|2005
 
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|735kV AC Transmission system  
1993&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Alouette-Isis Satellite&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Ottawa<br>
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|Quebec  
 
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2004&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Decew Falls Hydroelectric Plant&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Hamilton  
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|2005
 
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|Nelson River HVDC
2005&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 735kV AC Transmission system&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Quebec  
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|Winnipeg  
 
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Nelson&nbsp;River HVDC&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Winnipeg  
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|2006
 
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|TAT-1 Telephone Cable
2006&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; TAT-1 Telephone Cable&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Newfoundland-Labrador and Canadian&nbsp;Atlantic  
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|Newfoundland-Labrador and Canadian Atlantic  
 
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2008&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First Distant&nbsp;Speech Transmission&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Hamilton  
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|2008
 
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|First Distant Speech Transmission
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Piniwa Hydroelectric&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Winnipeg  
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|Hamilton  
 
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2009&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First&nbsp;External Pacemaker&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Toronto&nbsp;
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|2008
 
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|Piniwa Hydroelectric
2010&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First TV Broadcast in Western Canada&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vancouver  
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|Winnipeg  
 
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Radio Astronomy Using VLBA&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vancouver  
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|2009
 
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|First External Pacemaker
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; TRIUMF Cyclotron&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vancouver  
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|Toronto  
 
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2011&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Eel River HVDC Converter&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; New Brunswick<br>
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|2010
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|First TV Broadcast in Western Canada
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|Vancouver  
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|-
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|2010
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|Radio Astronomy Using VLBA
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|Vancouver
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|-
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|2010
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|TRIUMF Cyclotron
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|Vancouver  
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|-
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|2011
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|Eel River HVDC Converter
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|New Brunswick
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=== Region 8  ===

Revision as of 15:18, 9 August 2013

Contents

List of Milestones by Region

The following is a list of dedicated IEEE Milestones organized by geographic region. To see lists of IEEE Milestones sorted by other properties, see:

Region 1

Date Dedicated Name of Milestone Section
1982 Electrification of NY, NH railroad Connecticut
1987 Two-way Police Radio North Jersey
1987 FM Police Radio Connecticut
1988 Demonstration of Practical Telegraphy North Jersey
1990 Adams Hydroelectric Plant Buffalo
1990 MIT Radiation Lab Boston
1992 Alexanderson Radio Alternator Schenectady
2002 Transatlantic TV by Satellite Maine
2004 Boston Electrical Fire Alarm Boston
2004 Alternating Current Electrification Berkshire
2004 Boston Rapid Transit Power System Boston
2006 First Intelligible Speech over Wire Boston
2006 Edison Site at Menlo Park Princeton/Central Jersey
2008 Edison Lab and Factory,West Orange Princeton/North Jersey
2008 Fessenden Broadcast Boston
2008 Largest DC Generating Plant in US New York
2009 Invention of Transistor North Jersey
2009 Franklin Experiments in Philadelphia Philadelphia
2009 Watson Research Center New York
2010 TIROS Satellite Princeton/Central Jersey
2011 Edison Pearl Street Station New York
2011 Lunar Module Long Island
2011 Real-Time Packet Switching Boston
2011 Apollo Guidance Computer Boston
2012 Low Loss Optical Fiber Corning Section/Photonics Society
2012 LORAN Boston
2012 Whirlwind Computer Boston
2012 SAGE system Boston

Region 2

Date Dedicated Name of Milestone Section
1985 Westinghouse Atom Smasher Pittsburgh
1987 ENIAC Philadelphia
1989 Manufacture of Transistors Lehigh Valley
1994 KDKA Commercial Radio Pittsburgh
2001 US Naval Computing Lab Dayton
2001 Monochrome-Compatible Color TV Princeton/Central New Jersey
2006 Liquid Crystal Display Princeton/Central New Jersey
2012 B&O Railroad electrification Baltimore

Region 3

Date Dedicated Name of Milestone Section
1986 First Central Power Station in South Carolina Coastal South Carolina
1992 Richmond Union Passenger Railway Richmond
2001 Electrical Technology for Space Launches Canaveral

Region 4

Date Dedicated Name of Milestone Section
1977 Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant Northeastern Wisconsin
1987 One-way Police Radio Southeastern Michigan
1990 Atanasoff-Berry Computer Central Iowa
1999 Wearable Cardiac Pacemaker Twin Cities
2001 Byrd Antartic Shortwave Cedar Rapids
2012 First Reliable HV Fuse Chicago

Region 5

1988 Ames Hydroelectric Station Pikes Peak
1990 Transcontinental Telegraph Denver
1991 Shoshone Transmission Line Denver
1999 Georgetown Steam/Hydro Plant Denver
1999 Merril Wheel Balancing System Denver
2005 TaumSauk Pumped Storage St Louis
2009 Speak-and-Spell Speech IC Dallas
2010 First 16-bit Monolithic DAC Dallas
2011 Mercury Spacecraft Controls St Louis

Region 6

1984 Stanford Linear Accelerator San Francisco Bay Area Council
1997 Mill Creek Hydroelectric Station Foothill
2000 Opana Radar Hawaii
2004 Experimental Breeder Reactor Eastern Idaho
2005 RAMAC Santa Clara Valley
2009 Pocket-sized Electronic Calculator Santa Clara Valley
2009 Planar Process Integrated Circuit Santa Clara Valley
2009 Birthplace of Internet Coastal Los Angeles
2009 Inception of Arpanet Santa Clara
2010 Demonstration of Working Laser Metro Los Angeles
2011 SPICE Circuit Simulation Program Santa Clara
2012 Floating Gate EEPROM Santa Clara Valley

Region 7

1985 Landing of Transatlantic Telegraph Newfoundland-Labrador
1985 Reception of Transatlantic Radio Signals Newfoundland-Labrador
1993 Alouette-Isis Satellite Ottawa
2004 Decew Falls Hydroelectric Plant Hamilton
2005 735kV AC Transmission system Quebec
2005 Nelson River HVDC Winnipeg
2006 TAT-1 Telephone Cable Newfoundland-Labrador and Canadian Atlantic
2008 First Distant Speech Transmission Hamilton
2008 Piniwa Hydroelectric Winnipeg
2009 First External Pacemaker Toronto
2010 First TV Broadcast in Western Canada Vancouver
2010 Radio Astronomy Using VLBA Vancouver
2010 TRIUMF Cyclotron Vancouver
2011 Eel River HVDC Converter New Brunswick

Region 8

1994        Poulsen Arc Radio Transmitter                        Denmark

1999       Volta's Battery                                                Italy

               Operational Use of Wirelss                             South Africa

2000        County Kerry Wireless Station                       UKRI

2001         Transmission of Transatlantic Radio               UKRI

2002        Shannon Electrification                                   UKRI

               Transatlantic TV by Satellite                            France, UKRI

               Pioneering Work on Quartz Watch                  Switzerland

2003        Marconi Early Wireless Experiments               Switzerland

               Franklin's Work in London                              UKRI

                Bletchley Park Codebreaking                         UKRI

2004        Fleming Valve                                                UKRI

               Lempel-Ziv Algorithm                                      Israel

2005        Popov's Radio Work                                       Russia Northwest

               Vucje Hydroelectric Plant                               Yugoslavia

               CERN Instrumentation                                    France

2006        Callan's Pioneering Contributions                     UKRI

               WEIZAC Computer                                         Israel

               TAT-1 Telephone Cable                                  UKRI

2007       Early Remote Control                                     Spain

2009        Maxwell's Equations                                       UKRI

               Shilling Early Telegraph                                  Russia Northwest

               Compact Disc Player                                     Benelux

2010        Star of Laufenburg Interconnection                   Switzerland

               Branly's Discovery of Radioconduction             France

               Public-Key Cryptography                                UKRI

2011        Discovery of Superconductivity                       Benelux

               Marconi's First Wireless Experiments             Italy

Region 9

2001        Chivilingo Hydroelectric Plant                         Chile

                Arecibo Radio Telescope                              Puerto Rico and Carribean

2003        Panama Canal Electrical Installations             Panama


Region 10

1995      Yagi Antenna                                              Tokyo

2000      Mount Fuji Radar                                         Nagoya

             Shinkansen Bullet Train                               Tokyo

2004      Commercial Quartz Wristwatch                     Tokyo

2005      Pioneering Work on Calculators                    Kansai

2006     Development of VHS                                     Tokyo

2007    Railroad Ticketing System                              Kansai

2008      Japanese Word Processor                           Tokyo

2009      Development of Electronic TV 1924-41           Nagoya

             Development of Ferrite Materials                    Tokyo

             Yosami Transmitting Station                          Nagoya

             Transpacific Reception of Satellite TV             Tokyo

2010      Field Effect Electron Microscope                    Tokyo 

             G3 Facsimile                                                Tokyo

             Kurobe Hydropower Plant                               Kansai

             Commercialization of Photovoltaics                 Kansai

2011      First Satellite Broadcast to the Public             Tokyo




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