Thanks for posting about this presentation, Chris. I was initially
unable to reserve a spot, but got on the waiting list and did receive a
"seat" in time to log on. Navigating that process was not terribly
intuitive, but with some effort I prevailed.
It was not about his work in audio, yet I did enjoy it.
On 12/7/2020 3:43 AM, Chris Brady wrote:
> See this link for details on an online lecture about the inventor of
> stereo one Alan Blumlein from Hayes, Middx., UK
> Mystery of death flight revealed - Monday 7 December
> Stereo sound was invented at the original Central Research Laboratory
> at the old EMI works in Hayes - now known as The Old Vinyl Factory.
> The inventor was a genius called Alan Blumlein. He also invented
> airborne radar which was a vital element in Britain winning the Second
> World War. This work had to be kept secret as was his untimely death
> in a plane crash in 1942. That is why he never became famous but now
> the Institution of Engineering and Technology is holding a lecture to
> tell the story about what happened on that fateful flight. It will be
> online on Monday 7 December at 7 30pm.
> Click here to book a place