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MARTIN COOPER - Inventor of the Mobile Phone

Photos taken at his office in Del Mar, Californa for Brazilian magazine 'Send'.


August 2008


From WIkipedia:

"Martin Cooper (born in Chicago, Illinois) is considered the father of the mobile phone (as distinct from the car phone). Cooper is the CEO and founder of ArrayComm, a company that works on researching smart antenna technology and improving wireless networks, and was the corporate director of Research and Development for Motorola. He received his degree in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1950 and received his master's degree from the same institution in 1957.


In 1995, Cooper received the Wharton Infosys Business Transformation Award for his technological innovations in the communication field. Cooper is also a member of Mensa."

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Taken on September 2, 2008