William Bradford Shockley Jr. (February 13, 1910 – August 12, 1989) was an
American physicist and inventor. Shockley was the manager of a research group
William Shockley was born in London, England, on 13th February, 1910, the son
of William ... He has taken out more than 50 U.S. patents for his inventions.
William B. Shockley shared the 1956 Nobel Prize for Physics for the invention of
the transistor, considered one of the greatest breakthroughs in technological ...
His doctoral thesis was on the energy band structure of sodium chloride entitled "Calculations of Wave Functions for Electrons in Sodium Chloride Crystals."
began the R&D at his laboratory to invent a silicon transistor, however, he abandoned the proje... More »
Aug 14, 1989 ... William B. Shockley, 79, Creator of Transistor and Theory on Race ... William
Bradford Shockley, who shared a Nobel Prize in physics for his ...
John Bardeen, William Shockley, Walter Brattain. Invention of the Transistor - Bell
Laboratories. By Alaina G. Levine. On December 14, 2006, the American ...
William Shockley was born in London to American parents who were in England
for several years on business. His father was a mining engineer and his mother ...
Jun 3, 2009 ... Dr. William Shockley, inventor of the transistor, discusses race, IQ, and eugenics.
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describes history of most important invention of the 20th century: the transistor.
Also... see the television documentary hosted by Ira Flatow, airing on local PBS ...