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Ray Dolby

Born: Jan 18, 1933

Death: Sep 12, 2013

Birthplace: Portland

Profession: Engineer

Nationality: United States

Ray Dolby

Date of Birth : Jan 18, 1933
Date of Death : Sep 12, 2013
Birth Place : Portland

Ray Milton Dolby, OBE was an American engineer and inventor of the noise reduction system known as Dolby NR. He helped develop the video tape recorder while at Ampex and was the founder of Dolby Laboratories.

Profession


  • Engineer
  • Inventor
  • Electrical engineer

Also known as


  • Ray M. Dolby

Children


  • Tom Dolby

Awards Won


  • National Medal of Technology and Innovation
  • Academy Scientific and Technical Award (Scientific and Engineering award)
  • IEEE Edison Medal
  • Technical Grammy Award
  • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Academy Scientific and Technical Award (Award of Merit)
  • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development
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