Ten Best Chip Engineers
Not an easy one. The chip industry has been built on the shoulders of many genius engineers, sung and unsung.
Bob Noyce Jack Kilby Carver Mead Jean Hoerni Leo Esaki Gordon Moore Bob Widlar Ted Hoff Federico Faggin Robert Dennard.
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Bob Widlar hated the paging system at National. In his incomparable History of Semiconductor Engineering,…more »
National Semiconductor was “essentially bankrupt” in 1967 when Charlie Sporck took it over, Sporck recounts…more »
In 1996, on the 25th anniversary of the invention of the microprocessor, I had lunch…more »
‘Microminiaturisation and solid-state circuitry have received a great deal of publicity in recent months –…more »