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Westinghouse: Microcircuit Pioneer from Molecular Electronics to ICs
Jan.-March 2012 (vol. 34 no. 1)
pp. 74-82
Edgar A. Sack, Computer History Museum
David A. Laws, Computer History Museum

In the late 1950s and early 1960s, Westinghouse Electric engineers and scientists pursued research and developed many innovations in semiconductor design and manufacturing that found widespread use throughout the industry and later contributed to the important role of ICs in the development of computing.

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Index Terms:
history of computing, Westinghouse, molecular electronics, integrated circuit, von Hippel, Husher, Sack, silicon, Strull, Herwald, Henkels
Citation:
Edgar A. Sack, David A. Laws, "Westinghouse: Microcircuit Pioneer from Molecular Electronics to ICs," IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 74-82, Jan.-March 2012, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2012.15
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