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Walter Houser Brattain

 

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The Genesis of the Transistor, with Bonus Introduction - ATvesvesT Archives

 

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The Transistor: a 1953 documentary, anticipating its coming impact on technology

 

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AT&T Archives: Dr. Walter Brattain on Semiconductor Physics

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Walter Houser Brattain

 

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Walter Houser Brattain

Walter Houser Brattain was an American physicist at Bell Labs who, along with fellow scientists John Bardeen and William Shockley, invented the point-contact transistor in December 1947. They shared the 1956 Nobel Prize in Physics for their invention. Brattain devoted much of his life to research on surface states.
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