www.LegendsOfFlow.com www.FlowResearch.com
welcome to
Legends of Flow
Richard (Dick) Morley

steadystream.jpg (21672 bytes)



Dick Morley - Visionary, Inventor, Father of the PLC


Richard E. Morley, best known as the father of the programmable controller, is the leading visionary in the field of advanced technological development. An entrepreneur whose consistent success in the founding of high technology companies has been proven through more than three decades of revolutionary achievements. Mr. Morley has, among his many accomplishments, more than twenty United States and foreign patents, including the parallel inference machine, hand-held terminal, programmable logic controller and magnetic thin film. His MIT based background in physics has provided the insight to become an internationally recognized pioneer in the areas of computer design, artificial intelligence, automation and futurism. As an inventor, author, consultant and engineer, Dick Morley has provided the Research and Development Community with world changing innovations. His peers have acknowledged his contributions with numerous awards, honors and citations. Mr. Morley's medals of achievment are from such diverse groups as Inc. Magazine, the Franklin Institute, Society of Manufacturing Engineers and the Engineering Society of Detroit. He has also been inducted into the Manufacturing Hall of Fame.

Richard Morley lives on a farm and works out of his barn in New Hampshire, has raised over two dozen children, loves skiing and rides a Sturgis.


Flowtime Clock: What flowtime is it?