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Ababacar seck project James Edward West
Transcript of Ababacar seck project James Edward West
James created the first foil electret microphone
His invention was place inside of microphones
Here is his invention
James Edward West is a brilliant creator. He inspired me to try me best at everything (ever if it is impossibly). He was a smart man with a great mind. If you did this project you would be surprised.
James went to Temple University to study physics.
In the summers he would work as an intern for Acoustics Research Department in Bell Laboratories.
In 1957,he got a bachelor's degree for physics.
James was hired for a full-time position to be an Acoustical scientist.
In 1997, James was chosen to be president-elect of the Acoustical Society of America.
In 1998, he joined the National Academy of Engineering.
James continued to work for Bell Laboratories
He had received the highest honor
James was born in Farmville, Virginia February 10, 1931.
As a child James was curious, if something could be opened he would have wanted to know what was inside.
His father was a funeral home owner, and an insurance salesman. His mother work as a school teacher and at Langley Air Force Base during World War II.
John Hopkins University
James retired from Bell in 2001
He his been with the company for 40 years
He interviewing with lots of universities and chose Johns Hopkins
He became a research professor
His father's names was Samuel Edward west
His mother's name is Matilda West
James had a brother who saved him from the electrical shock from the busted up radio