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Thomas M. Stiller papers, 1963-1992

Accession: 2464-09-7.-IV.


  • 1963-1992

Biographical Note

Thomas M. Stiller earned a B.S. Engineering Science from Purdue University in 1961. He joined the David Sarnoff Research Center where, in the 1960s and 1970s, he worked on data processing systems, including the RCA 601 computer and the RCA Spectra 70. In the 1980s and 1990s, Stiller’s work focused on routing and signal processing in network systems.

Stiller was issued six patents and won several awards, including a David Sarnoff Outstanding Team Award in Science in 1969 for the RCA Spectra 70 project, and an Achievement Award in 1971 for the conception and implementation of a generalized hierarchical data-management system. He became a Fellow of the Technical Staff in 1980.

Scope and Content

The Thomas M. Stiller papers are composed of user manuals for the RCA 601 computer, research notes, photographs, and a presentation.

Three of Stiller's lab notebooks (1962-1974) can be found in Record group 26.

General Physical Description (AVD portion only)

(AVD portion only) 2 photographic prints : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Additional Information


From the Collection: 990 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Additional Description

Access Restrictions

Records subject to 25-year time seal.

Processing Notes

Processed by Rachael A. Beyer, 2014.

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Repository Details

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

PO Box 3630
Wilmington Delaware 19807 USA