Encyclopedia > William Bradford Shockley

  Article Content

William Shockley

Redirected from William Bradford Shockley

William Bradford Shockley (born February 13, 1910) is a physicist and co-inventor of the transistor. He was a recipient of the Nobel Prize in physics in 1956.

He invented the junction transistor on July 5, 1951.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Abenaki mythology

... by the ghost of an improperly buried corpse Do-gakw-ho-wad[?] - small men who prop the jaws of animals open with sticks in order to avoid being ...