peter samson

  • born

  • Tech model railroad club

  • Period: to


    Massachusetts institute of Technology
  • wrote 1st edition of TMRC dictionary

  • wrote the 2nd edition of the TRMC dictionary

  • spacewar

    peter added onto the game
  • subway racing

    ride subway within a short time
  • nasa

    Samson oversaw manufacturing and engineering for hardware, including the central memory subsystem for the ILLIAC IV supercomputer complex at the NASA Ames Research Center
  • computer history museum

    Computer History Museum Mouse That Roared panel discussion recorded in May 2006 to celebrate the restoration of a PDP-1For the restoration project he reverse-engineered music tapes from the PDP-1 era and built a player for the museum