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Lucky, R. W.

Overview
Works: 37 works in 105 publications in 4 languages and 3,152 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: TK5105, 003.54
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Most widely held works by R. W Lucky
Silicon dreams : information, man, and machine by R. W Lucky( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of data communication by R. W Lucky( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and Italian and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer communications by Paul Eliot Green( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky strikes-- again by R. W Lucky( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renewing U.S. telecommunications research( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern telecommunications infrastructure made possible by research performed over the last several decades is an essential element of the U.S. economy. The U.S. position as a leader in telecommunications technology, however, is at risk because of the recent decline in domestic support of long-term, fundamental telecommunications research. To help understand this challenge, the National Science Foundation asked the NRC to assess the state of telecommunications research in the United States and recommend ways to halt the research decline. This report provides an examination of telecommunications research support levels, focus, and time horizon in industry, an assessment of university telecommunications research, and the implications of these findings on the health of the sector. Finally, it presents recommendations for enhancing U.S. telecommunications research efforts
Introduction to optical communications by R. W Lucky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how digital communications and the invention of the laser led to the development of optical communications
Inventing the future with Robert Lucky( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In part 1, Robert Lucky discusses the world of "virtual space," America's competition with Japan and how society's needs and wants determine the direction of technology. In part 2, he discusses how computers and humans will learn to coexist, and then shares his visions for the future
Robert Lucky inventing the future( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program Robert Lucky, executive director at AT & T Bell Laboratories, "discusses America's competition with Japan, how society's needs and wants determine the direction of technology, and the world of "virtual space.""--Container
Inventing the future with Robert Lucky [Parts I and II]( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Robert Lucky, electrical engineer, executive director of the Communications Sciences Division at Bell Laboratories
Applications of communications theory( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dilemma of broadband access by R. W Lucky( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Robert Lucky discusses the current state of the telecommunications industry and its impact on the future technological advances. He tries to make sense of the industry in the 1990's, contemplating the ideal situation of running optical fiber to every home. The dilemma is that in order to achieve broadband access, you need a fiber to your home ... but you can't have one. Just when the industry seemed to have a reasonably evolutionary path to wiring the nation's homes, it was caught up in the turbulence of meag-deals, the expansion of the Internet, the waning of interest on video-on-demand, and battle cry of competition. According to Lucky, economics, the market, and the technological intertwine in a patchwork quilt of access alternatives that no longer seem to have a direction or theme
The electronic cottage--how near, how far?( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Techniques for adaptive equalization of digital communication systems by R. W Lucky( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to optical communications by R. W Lucky( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dēta tsūshin no genri( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adatátvitel by R. W Lucky( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The quickening of science communication by R. W Lucky( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inventing the future( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In part 1, Robert Lucky discusses the world of "virtual space," America's competition with Japan and how society's needs and wants determine the direction of technology. In part 2, he discusses how computers and humans will learn to coexist, and then shares his visions for the future
Data communications principles by Richard D Gitlin( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique text, for both the first year graduate student and the newcomer to the field, provides in-depth coverage of the basic principles of data communications and covers material which is not treated in other texts, including phase and timing recovery and echo cancellation. Throughout the book, exercises and applications illustrate the material while up-to-date references round out the work
 
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Lucky strikes-- again
Alternative Names
Laki, R.

Lucky, R. W.

Lucky, Robert W.

Lucky, Robert Wendell.

Robert W. Lucky American engineer

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Renewing U.S. telecommunications research