Miller, William F. (William Fowler), 1768-1818

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William F. Miller, who holds three degrees in physics from Purdue University (B.S. 1949, M.S. 1951, Ph.D. 1956), joined Stanford in 1965 as a professor of computer science. He was also appointed professor and head of the computation group at the Stanford Linear Acceleration Center in 1965. In 1968 he was named associate provost for computing and in 1970 he became the first vice president for research. From 1971 to 1978 he was vice president and provost of the university.

From the description of Associate Provost for Computing : records, 1968-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122541044

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referencedIn Kacsman, Andy. The living legends: a discussion about the establishment of the Computer Science Department at Stanford University : videorecording, 1997. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Historical Society. Stanford Historical Society Oral History Program interviews, 2007-2012. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Miller, William F. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1928. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Stanford University. Computer Science Dept. Stanford University, Dept. of Computer Science, Stanford Computer Forum Distinguished Lecture Series, video recordings, 1978-1988. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Charles Babbage Institute. Charles Babbage Institute Oral history collection, 1979-1991. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Bible record for the Charles Ogilby family, 1741-1927. [manuscript] New England Historic Genealogical Society
referencedIn Stanford University. Computer Science Dept. Computer Science at Stanford; the impact of the first ten years : video tapes, 26-28 March 1987. Stanford University Libraries
referencedIn Technology based companies founded by members of the Stanford University community; a study commissioned by the Stanford University Office of Technology Licensing, ca.1992. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Stanford University. Dept. of Biology. Division of Systematic Biology. Stanford University, Dept. of Biology Division of Systematic Biology, records, 1949-1970. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Miller, William F. Associate Provost for Computing : records, 1968-1971. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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associatedWith Stanford University. Dept. of Electrical Engineering. corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Vice President for Research. corporateBody
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Birth 1768

Death 1818

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