WorldCat Identities

Camras, Marvin

Works: 9 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 438 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Patents  Promotional films  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TK7881.6, 621.3893
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Marvin Camras
Most widely held works by Marvin Camras
Magnetic recording handbook by Marvin Camras( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnetic tape recording( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ohm's law( Visual )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the principles of Ohm's law regarding the effects of voltage and resistance on the flow of current. Defines the technical terms used in the law, demonstrates the practical applications of the law, and discusses its importance as a basic principle of physical science
with Marian Anderson by IIT Research Institute( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains letter from Marvin Camras
Papers, 1920-1985 by John Herbert Orr( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Very diverse collection includes correspondence, legal and financial documents, business records, copies of patents and scientific journal articles from North American and Europe, technical notes, recording equipment and blueprints, pamphlets, scrapbooks, photographs, church records, written speeches,tape recorded radio programs, political events, interviews, sermons and speeches by Orr and others
Magnetic recording on steel wire by Marvin Camras( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A chronology of American tape recording( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronology and personal overviews of the history of the American tape recording industry
Illinois Institute of Technology creating the future( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Promotional video for the the Illinois Institute of Technology, featuring brief statements by students, alumni, professors, and chairmen and C.E.O.'s of Motorola, AT&T, and A. Finkl & Sons, Co., all companies that employ IIT alumni. These statements are interspersed with clips of the campus, including engineering and science labs, dorm and weight training facilities, tennis and volleyball courts, students attending a local blues concert, and footage of downtown Chicago and the lakefront. Highlights include a clip of IIT alumnus Marvin Camras, called the "father of magnetic recording", receiving the National Medal of Technology from former first lady Barbara Bush. Participants emphasize IIT's strengths in connecting research with practical applications, its exciting and challenging learning environment, and the readiness of IIT graduates to meet challenges in the workplace
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.52 (from 0.28 for Ohm's law ... to 1.00 for Illinois I ...)

Magnetic recording handbook
Alternative Names
Marvin Camras Electrical engineer and inventor

Marvin Camras US-amerikanischer Erfinder der Magnetaufzeichnung

English (20)