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Inventor Invention

Robert Cade Gatorade

Michael Callahan Audeo

Marvin Camras Magnetic Recording Tape

Chester Carlson Photocopier and Electrophotography

Wallace Hume Carothers Nylon

Willis Haviland Carrier Air Conditioner

George Carruthers Far-ultraviolet camera/spectrograph

Alexander J. Cartwright Baseball

Edmund Cartwright Power Loom

George Washington Carver Agricultural Innovations

Anne Marie Casper Assistive Devices

Vinton G. Cerf Internet Protocols

Frank Ceppolina Satellite Servicing Techniques

Ananda Chakrabarty Bacteria, oil-eating

Eugene Chan Gene Sequencing

Adrian Chernoff Rubber Bandits®

Anne Chiang Thin Film Transistor (TFT) Technology

Yet-Ming Chiang Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery

Ole Kirk Christiansen LEGOs

Curt Civin Stem Cell Research

Graeme Clark Multi-channel Cochlear Implant

Josephine Cochrane Dishwashing Machine

John Cocke Reduced Instruction Set Computing (RISC)

Christopher Cockerell Hovercraft

Stanley Cohen
(Lemelson-MIT Prize Winner)
Genetic Engineering

Adam Cohen Electrochemical Paintbrush

Samuel Colt Colt Revolver

William D. Coolidge X-Ray Tube

Peter Cooper Jell-O

Harry Coover Super Glue

Lloyd Conover Tetracycline

Martha Coston Maritime Signal Flares

Wallace H. Coulter Automated Blood Analysis

Jacques-Yves Cousteau Aqua-lung

Seymour Cray Supercomputer

David Crosthwait Heating, Air Conditioning and Ventilation

George Crum Potato Chip

Marie Curie Discovery of Polonium and Radium

Leonard S. Cutler Commercial Cesium Clock


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