Carrier in 1915
|Born||Willis Haviland Carrier|
26 November 1876
Angola, New York, Unitit States
|Died||7 October 1950 (aged 73)|
New York, New York, Unitit States
|Alma mater||Cornell Varsity (BSE)|
|Kent for||Inventing modren air condeetionin|
|Awairds||ASME Medal (1934)|
Frank P. Brown Medal (1941)
Willis Haviland Carrier (November 26, 1876 – October 7, 1950) wis an American ingineer, best kent for inventin modren air condeetionin. Carrier inventit the first electrical air condeetionin unit in 1902. In 1915, he foondit Carrier Corporation, a company specialisin in the manufactur an distribution o heatin, ventilation, an air conditionin (HVAC) seestems.
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- Margaret Ingels, Willis Haviland Carrier: father of air conditioning, Country Life Press, 1952, p. 101: "Willis Haviland Carrier died in New York on October 7, 1950, shortly before his seventy-fourth birthday."