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Computer science educator

George William Gorsline, American computer science educator. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Association of University Professors, Association Computing Machinery (lecturer, chairman, editor notes Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)/Sigsmall conference and symposium), Sigma Xi, Phi Epsilon Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta, Upsilon Pi Epsilon.

Background

Gorsline, George William was born on December 19, 1923 in Battle Creek, Michigan, United States. Son of James M. and Lora (Gates) Gorsline.

Education

Student, Michigan College Mining and Technology, 1942-1943;Bachelor of Science in Agronomy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1948;Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1957;Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1959.

Career

Assistant professor agronomy Pennsylvania State University, 1956-1963. Director consultation, applied programming, customer relations Computer Center, Institute of Science and Engineering, 1963-1965. Director computer center Ohio University, 1965-1967.

Also lecturer mathematics. Professor computer science department Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1967-1987.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Computer Organization: Hardware/Software, 1980, second edition, 1985, Modern Microcomputers: The Integrated Electronics I8086 Family, 1984, Assembly and Assemblers: the Motorola MC 68000 Family, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member American Association of University Professors, Association Computing Machinery (lecturer, chairman, editor notes Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)/Sigsmall conference and symposium), Sigma Xi, Phi Epsilon Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta, Upsilon Pi Epsilon.

Connections

Married Anne Bonner, August 9, 1947. Children: George William, Gary B., C. Suzanne.

father:
James M. Gorsline

mother:
Lora (Gates) Gorsline

spouse:
Anne Bonner

children:
George William Gorsline

Gary B. Gorsline

C. Suzanne Gorsline