Dummer's Vision of Solid Circuits at the UK Royal Radar Establishment
IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Mike Green
Issue Date:January 2013
Geoffrey W.A. Dummer of the British Royal Radar Establishment (RRE) described his idea of semiconductor "solid circuits" at a conference in Washington, DC in 1952. Dummer foresaw the future of microcircuitry, but due to inadequate funding, lack o...