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Wong, David G.

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David G. Wong is Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering at the University of Sydney. He worked on the SNOCOM computer, a small solid state computer which was used at the Snowy Mountains Hydroelectricity Authority headquarters at Cooma, New South Wales, from 1960-67. He was also involved in developing small machines for educational purposes and on-line process control by the design and building of the ARCTURUS between 1960 and 1966.

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Completed a PhD at the University of Sydney in 1966 on the topic The Design and Construction of the Digital Computers Snocom, Nimbus and Arcturus.
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Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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