Guide to the Akhil Madhani Innovative Lives Presentation
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Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0709
Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Madhani, Akhil
Berger, Sondra
Dates:
1999-12
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.25 Cubic feet
1 Box
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Collection documents inventor Akhil Madhani and his invention, the Black Falcon, a teleoperated surgical instrument.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Series 1: Original videotapes
Series 2: Master Videotapes
Series 3: Reference Videotapes
Series 4: Digital Images

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Alison Oswald, 2000.
Author
Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Created by the Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, National Museum of American History, 1999.

Using the Collection
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions. Copies of signed releases on file.
Preferred Citation
Akhil Madhani Innovative Lives Presentation, 1999, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research but the original videos are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Oral history interview created by Jerome & Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation. Collection transferred to Archives Center December 13, 1999.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Surgical instruments and apparatus -- 1990-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Robotics laboratories -- 1990-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Oral history -- 1990-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Videotapes -- 1990-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Robot industry -- 1990-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Robotics -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Inventions -- 1990-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Inventors -- 1990-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black Falcon Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews -- 1980-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Innovative Lives Program (NMAH public program series) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives