John D. Kraus biography

John D. Kraus

Electrical engineer, Academic

1910 – 2004

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Who was John D. Kraus?

John Daniel Kraus was an American physicist known for his contributions to electromagnetics, radio astronomy, and antenna theory. His inventions included the helical antenna, the corner reflector, and several other types of antennas. He designed the Big Ear radio telescope at Ohio State University, which was constructed mostly by a team of OSU students and was used to carry out the Ohio Sky Survey. Kraus held a number of patents and published widely.

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Born
Jun 28, 1910
Ann Arbor
Also known as
  • John Kraus
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Michigan
Employment
  • Ohio State University
Lived in
  • United States of America
Died
Jul 18, 2004

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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