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Vladimir Kosma Zworykin

Murom (Russie)  July 30, 1889- Princeton July 29, 1982 


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Student engineering, he worked for the physical Boris Rosing who experienced the transmission of images radiofrequenza.Nel 1919, after the Russian revolution, Zworykin emigrated to the United States. He worked at Westinghouse Electric Corporation inPittsburgh. In 1929, they found no support for their research projects for television goes all 'RCA.  Here is a strong financial and technical support of David Sarnoff, another Russian immigrant.  His system completely electronic television was presantato in 1939 in New York. Zworykin had contrasting legal for patent television with Philo T.Farnsworth researcher on the television address.