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Document Details


Title: Frederick W. Weingarten
Local code: OH 212
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Charles Babbage Institute
Collection: Charles Babbage Institute Oral History Program
Description: Weingarten describes his duties as a program officer in the Computer Science Division of the National Science Foundation (NSF). He details the proposal review process. He discusses the impact NSF has had on computer science through improved facilities, applications, education, and support of research. Weingarten concludes with a comparison between the research support philosophies of NSF and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.
Extent: 35 pages
URL: http://www.cbi.umn.edu/oh/pdf.phtml?id=31
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1990 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Weingarten, Frederick W.
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker occupation: Computer programmer
Document location: Washington, D.C.
Document date: 26-Sep-1990
Interviewer: Aspray, William
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Computer software; Electric engineering; Engineering; Information technology; North America; Oral history; Software engineering; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0024070-25616