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'''REPORT ON THE STATUS OF MILESTONES IN SUBMISSION/APPROVAL/DEDICATION PROCESS'''  
 
'''REPORT ON THE STATUS OF MILESTONES IN SUBMISSION/APPROVAL/DEDICATION PROCESS'''  
  
'''Last updated: 23 April 2014'''  
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'''Last updated: 9 July 2014'''  
  
 
This ongoing report shows the status of Milestones in the various stages of the process, updated continually by IEEE History Center staff. Milestones are listed with their docket numbers. The IEEE Region and the sponsoring organizational unit are shown in parentheses. ''Please note the titles given here are shortened or working titles, '''not''' the full or official titles. ''While in the approval process, proposals have a History Committee advocate assigned to them, whose initials are given in brackets. Proposals in progress can be viewed on the IEEE Global History Network at: [http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php?title=Special%3AAllpages&from=&namespace=104 http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php?title=Special%3AAllpages&from=&namespace=104]     
 
This ongoing report shows the status of Milestones in the various stages of the process, updated continually by IEEE History Center staff. Milestones are listed with their docket numbers. The IEEE Region and the sponsoring organizational unit are shown in parentheses. ''Please note the titles given here are shortened or working titles, '''not''' the full or official titles. ''While in the approval process, proposals have a History Committee advocate assigned to them, whose initials are given in brackets. Proposals in progress can be viewed on the IEEE Global History Network at: [http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php?title=Special%3AAllpages&from=&namespace=104 http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php?title=Special%3AAllpages&from=&namespace=104]     
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| '''Submitted Date'''
 
| '''Submitted Date'''
 
|-
 
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|2013-20
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:CRC102-A_activated_at_Politecnico_di_Milano_by_Luigi_Dadda  CRC102-A Activation 1954]
 
 
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|8
 
|Italy Section
 
 
|
 
|
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| 2014-02
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Zenit_three-coordinate_L-band_pulsed_radar,_1938  Zenit Three-Coordinate L-band Pulsed Radar, 1938]
 
 
|
 
|
|8
 
|Ukraine Section
 
|10 April 2014
 
|-
 
|2014-04
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Sonar%2C_100th_birthday_of_Paul_Langevin_Invention_1907-2017  Langevin Sonar, 1907]
 
 
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|8
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|France Section
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|2013-20
 
|2013-20
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:CRC102-A_activated_at_Politecnico_di_Milano_by_Luigi_Dadda  CRC102-A Activation 1954]
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:CRC102-A_activated_at_Politecnico_di_Milano_by_Luigi_Dadda  CRC102-A Activation 1954]
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|F-AH
 
|8
 
|8
 
|Italy Section
 
|Italy Section
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|-
 
|2014-04
 
|2014-04
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Sonar%2C_100th_birthday_of_Paul_Langevin_Invention_1907-2017  Langevin Sonar, 1907]
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Sonar%2C_100th_birthday_of_Paul_Langevin_Invention_1907-2017  Langevin Sonar, 1917]
|
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|LF
 
|8
 
|8
 
|France Section
 
|France Section
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|
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|-
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|2014-05
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Special_Citation_Computer_History_Museum  Special Citation for Computer History Museum]
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|JImp
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|6
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|Santa Clara Valley Section
 
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|
 
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|Boston Section
 
|Boston Section
 
|28 March 2014
 
|28 March 2014
|-
 
|2013-18
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Invention_and_development_of_vapor-phase_axial_deposition_(VAD)_method_for_mass_production_of_high-quality_optical_fiber_for_telecommunication  Vapor-phase Axial Deposition]
 
|DBu
 
|10
 
|Tokyo Section
 
|19 June 2013
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
|2013-19
 
|2013-19
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|Denver Section
 
|Denver Section
 
|10 February 2014
 
|10 February 2014
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=== B.3. PROPOSALS APPROVED BY ADVOCATES AND AWAITING FINALIZED CITATIONS APPROVAL FROM PROPOSERS ===
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|2013-29
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| '''Docket Number'''
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:The_MU_%28Middle_and_Upper_atmosphere%29_radar%2C_1984  Middle and Upper Atmosphere Radar]
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| '''Short Name'''
|EM
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| '''Advocate initials'''
|10
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| '''Region'''
|Kansai Section
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| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
|25 February 2014
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| '''Submitted Date'''
 
|-
 
|-
 
|2014-02
 
|2014-02
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Zenit_three-coordinate_L-band_pulsed_radar,_1938  Zenit Three-Coordinate L-band Pulsed Radar, 1938]
 
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Zenit_three-coordinate_L-band_pulsed_radar,_1938  Zenit Three-Coordinate L-band Pulsed Radar, 1938]
|
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|MSch
 
|8
 
|8
 
|Ukraine Section
 
|Ukraine Section
 
|10 April 2014
 
|10 April 2014
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|
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|}
 
|}
  
=== B.3. PROPOSALS APPROVED BY ADVOCATES AND AWAITING FINALIZED CITATIONS APPROVAL FROM PROPOSERS ===
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=== B.4. PROPOSALS READY FOR HISTORY COMMITTEE ACTION ===
  
 
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| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
 
| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
 
| '''Submitted Date'''
 
| '''Submitted Date'''
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|2013-15
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Interactive_Video_Games  Interactive Video Games]
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|AM
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|1
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|New Hampshire Section
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|25 October 2013
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|-
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|2013-18
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Invention_and_development_of_vapor-phase_axial_deposition_(VAD)_method_for_mass_production_of_high-quality_optical_fiber_for_telecommunication  Vapor-phase Axial Deposition]
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|DBu
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|10
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|Tokyo Section
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|19 June 2013
 
|-
 
|-
 
|2013-24
 
|2013-24
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|New Jersey Coast Section
 
|New Jersey Coast Section
 
|3 April 2014
 
|3 April 2014
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|2013-29
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:The_MU_%28Middle_and_Upper_atmosphere%29_radar%2C_1984  Middle and Upper Atmosphere Radar]
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|EO
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|10
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|Kansai Section
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|25 February 2014
 
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|-
 
|2014-03
 
|2014-03
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=== B.4. PROPOSALS READY FOR HISTORY COMMITTEE ACTION ===
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=== B.5.1 PROPOSALS APPROVED BY HISTORY COMMITTEE READY FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS ACTION ===
  
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'''(The schedule for upcoming Board of Directors meetings can be found in the right hand column of  [http://www.ieee.org/about/corporate/board/index.html http://www.ieee.org/about/corporate/board/index.html] or at [http://www.ieee.org/documents/upcoming_series.pdf Upcoming Series] )  '''
 
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| '''Region'''  
 
| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
 
| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
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|2013-15
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Interactive_Video_Games  Interactive Video Games]
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|AM
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|1
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|New Hampshire Section
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|}
 
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=== B.5.1 PROPOSALS APPROVED BY HISTORY COMMITTEE READY FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS ACTION ===
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=== B.6. DEDICATIONS BEING PLANNED, ALL APPROVALS HAVING BEEN RECEIVED ===
  
'''(The schedule for upcoming Board of Directors meetings can be found in the right hand column of  [http://www.ieee.org/about/corporate/board/index.html http://www.ieee.org/about/corporate/board/index.html] or at [http://www.ieee.org/documents/upcoming_series.pdf Upcoming Series] )  '''
 
 
{| border="1" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" width="600"
 
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| '''Docket Number'''  
 
| '''Docket Number'''  
 
| '''Short Name'''  
 
| '''Short Name'''  
| '''Advocate initials'''
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| ''' '''
 
| '''Region'''  
 
| '''Region'''  
 
| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
 
| '''Sponsoring Org Unit'''
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| '''Dedication Date'''
 
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|2012-05
 
|2012-05
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|1
 
|1
 
|North New Jersey Section
 
|North New Jersey Section
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|TBD
|2013-03
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:The_First_Breaking_of_Enigma_Code_by_the_Team_of_Polish_Cipher_Bureau%2C_1932-39  First Breaking of Enigma Code by Polish Cipher Bureau]
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|IE
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|8
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|Poland Section
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|-
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|2013-06
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:SPARC_RISC_Architecture_Introduction,_1987  SPARC RISC Architecture]
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|F-AH
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|6
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|Santa Clara Valley Section
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|2013-16
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:First_RISC_Microprocessor  First RISC Mircoprocessor]
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|F-AH
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|6
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|Oakland East Bay Section
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|-
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|2013-22
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Introduction_of_the_Apple_II_Computer:_1977-1978  Introduction of Apple II Computer]
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|EJ
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|6
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|Santa Clara Valley Section
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| 2013-25
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:TPC-1_System  TPC-1 Transpacific Cable]
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|HK
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|10
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|Tokyo Section
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|-
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|2103-26
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:First_generation_and_experimental_proof_of_electromagnetic_waves_1886-1888.  Hertz Generation of Electromagnetic Waves]
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|MSch
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|8
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|Germany Section
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|-
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|2013-28
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Introduction_of_the_Apple_I_Computer:_1976  Apple I Computer]
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|EJo
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|6
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|Santa Clara Valley
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=== B.6. DEDICATIONS BEING PLANNED, ALL APPROVALS HAVING BEEN RECEIVED ===
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| '''Dedication Date'''
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|2012-06
 
|2012-06
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|Tokyo Section
 
|Tokyo Section
 
|18 August 2014
 
|18 August 2014
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|2013-03
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:The_First_Breaking_of_Enigma_Code_by_the_Team_of_Polish_Cipher_Bureau%2C_1932-39  First Breaking of Enigma Code by Polish Cipher Bureau]
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|IE
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|8
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|Poland Section
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|5 August 2014
 
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|-
 
|2013-04
 
|2013-04
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|Kansai Section
 
|Kansai Section
 
|10 June 2014
 
|10 June 2014
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|-
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|2013-06
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:SPARC_RISC_Architecture_Introduction,_1987  SPARC RISC Architecture]
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|F-AH
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|6
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|Santa Clara Valley Section
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|TBD
 
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|2013-08
 
|2013-08
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|6
 
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|TBD
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|2013-16
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:First_RISC_Microprocessor  First RISC Microprocessor]
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|F-AH
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|6
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|Oakland East Bay Section
 
|TBD
 
|TBD
 
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|24 September 2014
 
|24 September 2014
 
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|2013-23
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|2013-22
|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:BIRTH_OF_THE_PC_OPERATING_SYSTEM_1974   CPM Operating System 1974]
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Introduction_of_the_Apple_II_Computer:_1977-1978   Introduction of Apple II Computer]
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|EJ
 
|6
 
|6
 
|Santa Clara Valley Section
 
|Santa Clara Valley Section
|25 April 2014
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|TBD
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| 2013-25
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:TPC-1_System  TPC-1 Transpacific Cable]
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|HK
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|10
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|Tokyo Section
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|TBD
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|-
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|2103-26
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:First_generation_and_experimental_proof_of_electromagnetic_waves_1886-1888.  Hertz Generation of Electromagnetic Waves]
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|MSch
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|8
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|Germany Section
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|TBD
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|-
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|2013-28
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|[http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php/Milestone-Proposal:Introduction_of_the_Apple_I_Computer:_1976  Introduction of Apple I Computer]
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|EJo
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|6
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|Santa Clara Valley Section
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|TBD
 
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Revision as of 18:26, 9 July 2014


REPORT ON THE STATUS OF MILESTONES IN SUBMISSION/APPROVAL/DEDICATION PROCESS

Last updated: 9 July 2014

This ongoing report shows the status of Milestones in the various stages of the process, updated continually by IEEE History Center staff. Milestones are listed with their docket numbers. The IEEE Region and the sponsoring organizational unit are shown in parentheses. Please note the titles given here are shortened or working titles, not the full or official titles. While in the approval process, proposals have a History Committee advocate assigned to them, whose initials are given in brackets. Proposals in progress can be viewed on the IEEE Global History Network at: http://www.ieeeghn.org/wiki/index.php?title=Special%3AAllpages&from=&namespace=104   

To see a count of how many IEEE Milestones have been dedicated, click List of Milestones by Dedication Year ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

A. ADVOCATES NEEDED FOR THE FOLLOWING MILESTONES:

Docket Number Short Name Advocate initials Region Sponsoring Org Unit Submitted Date

B. STATUS

B.1 PROPOSALS BEING WRITTEN ON THE GHN AND AWAITING SUBMISSION

Docket Number Short Name Advocate initials Region Sponsoring Org Unit Submitted Date
2013-09 Mark 1 Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator LF 1 Boston Section
2013-12 Bayer Color Filter Array DBu
2013-13 Erbium-Doped Fiber Optical Amplifier MS 8 UKRI Section
2013-20 CRC102-A Activation 1954 F-AH 8 Italy Section
2013-27 Stereo Sound Recording JImp 8 UKRI Section
2013-31 Weston Meter EMat 1 North New Jersey Section
2014-01 Mother of All Demos EJ 6 Santa Clara Valley Section
2014-04 Langevin Sonar, 1917 LF 8 France Section
2014-05 Special Citation for Computer History Museum JImp 6 Santa Clara Valley Section

B.2. PROPOSALS SUBMITTED AWAITING ADVOCATE APPROVAL

Docket Number Short Name Advocate initials Region Sponsoring Org Unit Submitted Date
2013-07 Cruft High Tension Laboratory JCM 1 Boston Section 28 March 2014
2013-19 Virginia Smith HVDC Converter GC 5 Denver Section 10 February 2014

B.3. PROPOSALS APPROVED BY ADVOCATES AND AWAITING FINALIZED CITATIONS APPROVAL FROM PROPOSERS

Docket Number Short Name Advocate initials Region Sponsoring Org Unit Submitted Date
2014-02 Zenit Three-Coordinate L-band Pulsed Radar, 1938 MSch 8 Ukraine Section 10 April 2014

B.4. PROPOSALS READY FOR HISTORY COMMITTEE ACTION

Docket Number Short Name Advocate initials Region Sponsoring Org Unit Submitted Date
2013-15 Interactive Video Games AM 1 New Hampshire Section 25 October 2013
2013-18 Vapor-phase Axial Deposition DBu 10 Tokyo Section 19 June 2013
2013-24 ASCII TB 1 New Jersey Coast Section 3 April 2014
2013-29 Middle and Upper Atmosphere Radar EO 10 Kansai Section 25 February 2014
2014-03 TAT-8 Fiber Optic Cable TB 2 New Jersey Coast Section 3 April 2014

B.5.1 PROPOSALS APPROVED BY HISTORY COMMITTEE READY FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS ACTION

(The schedule for upcoming Board of Directors meetings can be found in the right hand column of  http://www.ieee.org/about/corporate/board/index.html or at Upcoming Series )  

Docket Number Short Name Advocate initials Region Sponsoring Org Unit

B.6. DEDICATIONS BEING PLANNED, ALL APPROVALS HAVING BEEN RECEIVED

Docket Number Short Name Region Sponsoring Org Unit Dedication Date
2012-05 Bell Laboratories Inc., The First 60 Years DMi 1 North New Jersey Section TBD
2012-06 High Temperature Superconductivity GCo 5 Houston Section
2012-07 Line Spectrum Pair Technology for Speech Coding 10 Tokyo Section 22 May 2014
2013-01 Gapless Metal Oxide Surge Arrester 10 Tokyo Section 18 August 2014
2013-03 First Breaking of Enigma Code by Polish Cipher Bureau IE 8 Poland Section 5 August 2014
2013-04 Sharp Thin-Film Transistor LCD 10 Kansai Section 10 June 2014
2013-06 SPARC RISC Architecture F-AH 6 Santa Clara Valley Section TBD
2013-08 Birthplace of Silicon Valley TB 6 Santa Clara Valley Section TBD
2013-10 20-inch Diameter Photomultiplier Tubes SMiz 10 Nagoya Section TBD
2013-11 Ampex Videorecorder LL 6 TBD
2013-16 First RISC Microprocessor F-AH 6 Oakland East Bay Section TBD
2013-17 Rheinfelden Hydroelectric Power Plant 8 Germany Section/Power Eng. Soc. 25 September 2014
2013-21 First Blind Flight 1 Long Island Section 24 September 2014
2013-22 Introduction of Apple II Computer EJ 6 Santa Clara Valley Section TBD
2013-25 TPC-1 Transpacific Cable HK 10 Tokyo Section TBD
2103-26 Hertz Generation of Electromagnetic Waves MSch 8 Germany Section TBD
2013-28 Introduction of Apple I Computer EJo 6 Santa Clara Valley Section TBD

B.7 DEDICATIONS HELD

 For a list by dedication date of all IEEE Milestones dedicated from the beginning of the Milestone Program, see List of Milestones by Dedication Year


For a list of dedicated Milestones in chronological order by date of achievement, see Chronological List of Milestones

For a list of dedicated Milestones by Region, see List of Dedicated Milestones by Region


                                           C. POTENTIAL MILESTONES BEING RESEARCHED OR EXPLORED

                                                                  (that History Center staff are aware of)

High performance Perpendicular Magnetic Recording, 1977

Cellular radio

First All-Electronic Television Broadcasts (BBC)

London to Adelaide telegraph line 

Charles Kao optical fiber (R8 UKRI Section)

John Logie Baird television (R8 UKRI Section)

Harrisons clock (R8 UKRI Section)

Photovoltaic effect (R8 – France)  

RCA Victor (R2 Philadelphia Section)

386 Micro (Region 6, Santa Clara Valley Section)

4004 Micro (Region 6, Santa Clara Valley Section)

Canadian Niagara Plant (Region 7)


Oberlin-Smith electromagnetic recording (Region 2, South Jersey Section) (possible ASME codesignation?)



                                                         D. OTHER MILESTONES ACTIVITY

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