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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_transistor

A transistor is a semiconductor device with at least three terminals for connection to an electric circuit. The vacuum-tube triode, also called a (thermionic) valve, ...

www.sjsu.edu/faculty/watkins/transist.htm

The crucial component of an electronic device is a controllable valve that lets a weak signal control a much larger flow much as a faucet controls the flow of water  ...

www.pbs.org/transistor/album1

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 ...

www.nobelprize.org/educational/physics/transistor/history

Dec 19, 2002 ... The transistor is a three terminal, solid state electronic device. In a three terminal device we can control electric current or voltage between two ...

spectrum.ieee.org/tech-history/silicon-revolution/the-lost-history-of-the-transistor

Apr 30, 2004 ... Photo: Texas Instruments (Teal, Shepherd, and Transistor); Morris Tanenbaum In the Beginning: Gordon Teal [left] directed the development of ...

www.thoughtco.com/the-history-of-the-transistor-1992547

Apr 6, 2017 ... The transistor was an influential little invention that changed the course of history in a big way for computers and electronics.

web.stanford.edu/dept/HPS/TimLenoir/SiliconValley99/Transistor/RiordanHoddeson_Inventtransistor.pdf

networks around the globe. The transistor has aptly been called the “nerve cell” of the Information Age. Actually the history of this invention is far more in-.

www.electronics-notes.com/articles/history/transistor/transistor-history.php

The history of the development of the transistor - how it was developed, the main names of Bardeen, Brattain, and Shockley.

semiconductormuseum.com/MuseumLibrary/HistoryOfTransistorsVolume1.pdf

This book is the first of a series of History of Transistors publications developed by the Transistor Museum™. The History of Transistors. Volume 1 documents ...