Artifact Details

Title

From Bell Labs to Silicon Valley : a saga of semiconductor technology transfer, 1955-61

Catalog Number

102770827

Type

Text

Date

2007

Author

Riordan, Michael

Publisher

The Electrochemical Society

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-47be5f8070a32 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

6 p.

Description

Despite the fact that the Bell Telephone Laboratories had originated almost all the silicon technology eventually used to invent the integrated circuit, or microchip, this revolutionary breakthrough occurred elsewhere — at Texas Instruments, Inc. and Fairchild Semiconductor Corporation. Article from: The Electrochemical Society Interface, Fall 2007, pages 36-41 by Semiconductor Special Interest Group member Michael Riordan.

Category

Article

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017