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Computer scientist

James Harnly Matheny, American computer scientist. Captain United States Army Reserve, 1949-1957. Member Association for Computing Machinery (executive board, secretary 1989-1990).

Background

Matheny, James Harnly was born on October 16, 1924 in Oak Park, Illinois, United States. Son of Willard Reynolds Matheny and Betty (Harnly) Martin.

Education

Student, Indiana U., 1943-1944;student, Knox College, 1942-1943, 46-47;Bachelor of Science, Michigan State College, 1949;Master of Science, Michigan State College, 1950.

Career

Senior project mathematics, Texaco, Beacon, New York, Houston, 1950-1962;senior computer scientist, Computer Sciences Corporation, El Segundo, California, 1962-1987;retired, Computer Sciences Corporation, El Segundo, California, 1987. Member technical subcommittee X3J3, American National Standards Institute, 1972-1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Captain United States Army Reserve, 1949-1957. Member Association for Computing Machinery (executive board, secretary 1989-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: home computer.

Connections

Married Coralie Era Schrader, June 15, 1947 (deceased April 1955). Children: Penelope Sue Matheny, Winifred Era Gill. Married Dania Elizabeth Cross, April 7, 1956.

Children: Charles Kysor Matheny, Mabel Ann Fanrguy.

father:
Willard Reynolds Matheny Martin

mother:
Betty (Harnly) Martin

spouses:
Coralie Era Schrader

Dania Elizabeth Cross

children:
Penelope Sue Matheny

Winifred Era Gill Matheny

Charles Kysor Matheny

Mabel Ann Fanrguy Matheny