Dolby (left) being inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame, 2004
|Born||Ray Milton Dolby
January 18, 1933
Portland, Oregon, U.S.
|Died||September 12, 2013
San Francisco, California, U.S.
San Jose State University 1951–1952, 1955 Washington University, St. Louis 1953–1954 Stanford University, B.S.E.E., 1957 Pembroke College, Cambridge, Ph.D., 1961
|Spouse(s)||Dagmar Bäumert (m. 1966)|
Tom Dolby David Dolby
|Discipline||Electrical engineering, physics|
|Significant design||Surround sound|
National Medal of Technology (1997) Honorary Officer of the Order of the British Empire (1987)
|Years of service||early 1950s|