The Chip

Author: T.R. Reid
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0307432033
Size: 57.19 MB
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In this completely revised and updated edition of The Chip, T.R. Reid tells the gripping adventure story of their invention and of its growth into a global information industry. This is the story of how the digital age began.

The Chip

Author: T. R. Reid
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 9780606251747
Size: 12.42 MB
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Traces the innovative development of the silicon chip, discussing the scientists who created it, its structure and functions, the evolution of the semiconductor industry, and the vast implications of the silicon chip.

Makers Of The Microchip

Author: Christophe Lécuyer
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262294324
Size: 22.11 MB
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The centerpiece of the book is a collection of documents, reproduced in facsimile, including the company's first prospectus; ideas, sketches, and plans for the company's products; and a notebook kept by cofounder Jay Last that records ...

Where Wizards Stay Up Late

Author: Matthew Lyon
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684872161
Size: 59.69 MB
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Where Wizards Stay Up Late is the exciting story of the pioneers responsible for creating the most talked about, most influential, and most far-reaching communications breakthrough since the invention of the telephone.

The Man Behind The Microchip

Author: Leslie Berlin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019531199X
Size: 64.63 MB
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The triumphs and setbacks of inventor and entrepreneur Robert Noyce are illuminated in a biography that describes his colorful life in context of the evolution of the high-tech industry and the complex interrelationships among technology, ...

Crystal Fire

Author: Michael Riordan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393318517
Size: 20.50 MB
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Focuses on the human factors behind the invention of the transistor, highlighting the pride and scientific ambitions of the team who spawned the epoch-making technology

The United States Of Europe

Author: T. R. Reid
Publisher: Putnam Adult
ISBN: 9781594200335
Size: 10.31 MB
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A respected journalist argues that the expanding European Union is becoming a second, and potentially superior, superpower to the United States, and outlines what the new Union will mean to world trade, politics, and power. 35,000 first ...

Three Degrees Above Zero

Author: Jeremy Bernstein
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521329835
Size: 19.74 MB
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In this engrossing book - a blend of popular science, and history -Jeremy Bernstein guides us on a fascinating tour of the labs, introducing us to the men and women who have been responsible for some of the greatest scientific advances of ...

Understanding Moore S Law

Author: David C. Brock
Publisher: Chemical Heritage Foundation
ISBN: 9780941901413
Size: 48.62 MB
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This new book places the silicon revolution in a broad context and charts Gordon Moore's development of his eponymous law across its 40-year life.

Makers Of The Microchip

Author: Christophe Lécuyer
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262294324
Size: 41.53 MB
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T. R. Reid, The Chip: How Two Americans Invented the Microchip and Launched
a Revolution (Simon and Schuster, 1984); Roger Borovoy, oral history interview
by Ross Bassett and Lécuyer, 14 June 1996. 118. Noyce, “Semiconductor Circuit
Complex Having Isolation Means,” U.S. Patent 3,150,299, filed 11 September
1959 and granted 22 September 1964 and “Semiconductor Circuit Complexes,”
U.S. patent 3,117,260, filed 11 September 1959 and granted 7 January 1964.
119.