Silicon Wafer, Fairchild, 1958

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Date Introduced
1958
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
overall: 1/8 in x 5/8 in x 5/8 in
Manufacturer
Fairchild Semiconductor
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Object ID
X2351.2002

This is a typical 1-inch diameter wafer from 1959, when Jean Hoerni developed the planar manufacturing process.