[Ads-l] Antedating of "Pixel"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Fri Dec 4 03:19:59 UTC 2015

The OED's first citation for "pixel" is dated 1969.  According to Wikipedia, "pixel" appeared in the following:

Fred C. Billingsley, "Processing Ranger and Mariner Photography," in Computerized Imaging Techniques, Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 0010, pp. XV-1–19, Jan. 1967 (Aug. 1965, San Francisco).

Fred Shapiro

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