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Stuart S. Perlman papers, 1962-1986

Accession: 2464-09Identifier: 2464-09-12.-IV.


  • Creation: 1962-1986

Biographical Note

Stuart S. Perlman was born in New York in 1936. He earned his B.S. in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1959, and an M.S. and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1960 and 1963, respectively. Perlman was hired at the David Sarnoff Research Center (DSRC) in Princeton, New Jersey as a Member of the Technical Staff in 1963. His research focused on the electrical and optical properties of high-resistivity gallium phosphide, particularly in semiconductors and solid state devices.

Perlman was a member of Eta Kappa Nu and the American Physical Society. He received an RCA Outstanding Achievement Award, was awarded 14 patents, and authored or co-authored more than 20 articles.

Scope and Content

The Stuart S. Perlman papers are composed of notes, reports, and product brochures from Perlman’s research on portable information systems and LCD watch displays while at the David Sarnoff Research Center.

Seventeen of Perlman's lab notebooks (1962-1987) can be found in Record group 26.


Folders arranged alphabetically by subject.


From the Collection: 990 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Additional Description

Access Restrictions

Records subject to 25-year time seal.


Folders arranged alphabetically by subject.

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