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Blind Japanese Inventor to be Inducted into U.S. National Inventors Hall of Fame

Chieko Asakawa, an Osaka-born computer scientist, is among 19 innovators who will be inducted into the U.S. National Inventors Hall of Fame. Blind since the age of 14, Asakawa has dedicated the past three decades to researching and developing new technologies to help transform the lives of the visually impaired.

African-American Inductees into National Inventors Hall of Fame

Since the founding of the National Inventors Hall of Fame®(NIHF), nearly 600 visionary men and women, who conceived, patented and advanced the greatest technological achievements of our nation, have been inducted into the Hall of Fame.

College Alumnus Selected for Induction into National Inventors Hall of Fame

Franklin College alumnus James M. Sprague, Ph.D., has been selected for posthumous induction into the National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) on May 2, 2019, at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C.

2 fluoride toothpaste inventors from IU win posthumous fame

Two Indiana University researchers whose cavity-fighting formula launched Crest toothpaste in the 1950s will be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

NI Founders Selected for Inventors Hall of Fame

National Instruments founders Dr. James Truchard and Jeff Kodosky will be joining a select group of engineers and scientists as inductees to the National Inventors Hall of Fame, located in North Canton, Ohio. The inductee class of 2019 was announced...

NIHF honors creators of Unix, power drills and more...

The National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) joined Engadget on stage today at CES to announce its 2019 class of inductees. While the official induction ceremony won't actually happen until May 2nd at the National Building Museum...

2018 HoF Inductee Jacqueline Quinn Invents EZVI...

Clean sources of groundwater are incredibly important to the general population of the United States. More than 50 percent of the U.S. population relies on groundwater sources for their drinking water...

Promoting Confidence-Building STEM Experiences with...

Dave talks to Krissy Hostetler, Education Team Specialist at the National Inventors Hall of Fame about promoting confidence-building STEM experiences infused with design thinking, creative problem solving, intellectual property literacy...

Arrow Electronics Supports Collegiate Inventors Competition

For the fifth consecutive year, Arrow Electronics served as a lead sponsor for the 2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition, an annual contest that rewards innovations, discoveries and research by college and university students and their faculty...

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