Forrest M Mims

Forrest M. Mims III is the most widely read electronics author in the world. The author of more than sixty books and hundreds of articles published in Nature, Scientific American, and Science, among others, he is cofounder of the company that developed the Altair 8800, the computer that gave birth to the personal computer revolution in the mid-1970s. In 1993 Mims received a Rolex Award for a global ozone measuring network that used instruments of his own design. He has been calibrating these...See more