Artifact Details

Title

Worsham, Dan SEMI oral history

Catalog Number

102746372

Type

Document

Date

2007-08-10

Addison, Craig, Interviewer
Worsham, Dan, Interviewee

Computer History Museum

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