Jacob Rabinow: The Practical Man
Jacob Rabinow was an engineer and inventor who spent much of his career at NIST. He held more than 200 U.S. patents on a variety of mechanical, optical and electrical devices. Learn more about Rabinow and the tradition of invention that he has inspired at NIST.
Video highlights late NIST engineer/inventor Jacob Rabinow and his extraordinary achievements.His legacy lives on through NIST's Jacob Rabinow Applied Research Award granted annually. This year's recipient is NIST's Dr. Richard Gates.