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Computer programmer

Maughan Sterling Mason, American computer programmer. Achievements include first to computer-aided art. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Federation Information Processing Societies (secretary 1965-1968), Society Computer Simulation (senior life, president 1963-1964).

Background

Mason, Maughan Sterling was born on April 5, 1931 in Ogden, Utah, United States. Son of Glenn Sterling and Marjorie (Maughan) Mason.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1952. Master of Science, Brigham Young University, 1953.

Career

Supervisory physicist White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, 1953—1959. Head analog simulation Thiokol Corporation, Brigham City, Utah, 1959—1966. Advisory engineer International Business Machines Corporation, Huntsville, Alabama, 1966—1968, advisory programmer Menlo Park, California, from 1968.

Organizer, chairman, presentor national and foreign computer conference sessions.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to computer-aided art.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles computer simulation to professional journals.

Views

Human beings can become like gods. However, this doesn't mean that human beings can grow to replace God. Nor do human beings become equal to God.

Humans can become one with God by becoming part of God - they remain separate beings, but take on the attributes of God.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Federation Information Processing Societies (secretary 1965-1968), Society Computer Simulation (senior life, president 1963-1964).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Ann Green, January 7, 1953. Children: Linda Smith, Annette Samuelsen, Laura Mueller, Shannon, Shawn.

father:
Glenn Sterling Mason

mother:
Marjorie (Maughan) Mason

spouse:
Elizabeth Ann Green

children:
Linda Smith Mason

Annette Samuelsen Mason

Laura Mueller Mason

Shannon Mason

Shawn Mason