John Howard Dellinger (July 3, 1886 – December 28, 1962) was a noted American telecommunication engineer who discovered how solar flares caused fadeouts of short-wave radios (the Dellinger effect).
- … as the world rapidly becomes a civilization of machines, the masters of machines will increasingly be the ones in control of the world.
- explaining why the engineer should not be viewed as a "mere tender of machines", as quoted by Hugh Richard Slotten (2000). Radio and television regulation. JHU Press. p. 62. ISBN 080186450X.