Artifact Details

Title

Worsham, Dan SEMI oral history

Catalog Number

102746372

Type

Text

Date

2007-08-10

Contributor

Addison, Craig, Interviewer
Worsham, Dan, Interviewee

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Extent

9 p.

Copyright Holder

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI)

Description

Dan Worsham joined Fairchild in 1959 as an engineer involved in pre-production of transistors. In the early 1960s he left Fairchild to work for device maker Siliconix, where he became manufacturing manager. In 1967, Worsham established his own company, Pacific Western Systems, a dedicated semiconductor equipment maker.

Category

Oral history

Collection Title

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) oral histories and company videos

Credit

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International

Lot Number

X6196.2011