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Biographical entry Allen, Murray William (1927 - )


9 May 1927
Computer scientist


Murray Allen designed and built a Bendix D-12 vacuum tube, a version of which was used in the first Australian fully solid state computer. He was a Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering.



1949 - 1950
Career position - Engineer at AWA Ltd. (Amalgamated Wireless Australasia)
1951 - 1958
Career position - Engineer at the Mathematical Instruments Section of the Research Computer Design section of CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
1959 - 1964
Career position - Senior Lecturer in Electrical Engineering at the University of Adelaide
1964 -
Career position - Professor of Computer Science at the University of New South Wales
Career position - Senior Research Scientist at the Control Data Corporation, USA

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Rosanne Walker