Born: 3/2/1957 Jefferson City, Tennessee
Mark E. Dean is an American inventor and a computer engineer. He was part of the team that developed the ISA bus, and he led a design team for making a one-gigahertz computer processor chip. He holds three of IBM's original nine PC patents
Business / Schooling:
- University of Tennessee, Stanford University, Florida Atlantic University
Awards / Achievements:
- He holds three of IBM's original nine PC patents. In August 2011, writing in his blog, Dean stated that he now uses a tablet computer instead of a PC.