Mathatron Calculator at York University

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Title

Mathatron Calculator at York University

Description

This Mathatron Desk Top Calculator was possibly the earliest solid-state electronic calculating device used at York University. This programmable calculator was used in the second half of the 1960s by Professor Ralph Nicholls who founded the Graduate Program in Physics and Astronomy at York in 1965.

Creator

Mathatronics Inc.

Date

1960s

Contributor

York University

Rights

York University Computer Museum

Format

Hardware consisting of the main unit, calculator desk, and Mathatron auxiliary program storage control unit.

Type

hardware

Identifier

H9

Coverage

This calculator was in use at York University, Toronto, in late 1960s and early 1970s.

Contribution Form

Online Submission

No

Files

york_05.jpg

Citation

Mathatronics Inc., “Mathatron Calculator at York University,” York University Computer Museum Canada, accessed May 26, 2022, https://museum.eecs.yorku.ca/items/show/154.

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