Robert Adler

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Robert Adler
Born December 4, 1913
Vienna, Austria
Died February 15, 2007(2007-02-15) (aged 93)
Boise, Idaho, U.S.
Residence U.S.
Nationality American -Austrian
Alma mater University of Vienna
Known for wireless remote control for televisions
Awards Edison Medal (1980)
Scientific career
Fields Physics
Institutions Zenith Electronics
Doctoral students None

Robert Adler (December 4, 1913 – February 15, 2007) was an Austrian-born American inventor who held numerous patents. He was known for creating wireless remote control for televisions.

Adler died in a Boise, Idaho nursing home of heart failure at age 93 years old.

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