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July 5, 1951– William Shockley, John Bardeen, and Walter Brattain announce the invention of the junction transistor

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John Bardeen 1956 Born: 23 May 1908, Madison, WI, USA Died: 30 January 1991, Boston, MA, USA Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA Prize motivation: "for their researches on semiconductors and their discovery of the transistor effect" Field: Semiconductor technology, instrumentation

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11x14 Science Art Print Transistor Steampunk Rock Star Scientist Poster John Bardeen Decor Modern Electronic Power Computer Technology

John Bardeen invented the transistor! They also have posters for some of the playboy's of Science (Tesla, Edison, ect) A beautiful piece of Deco style art for your geek love.

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John Bardeen 1972 Born: 23 May 1908, Madison, WI, USA Died: 30 January 1991, Boston, MA, USA Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA Prize motivation: "for their jointly developed theory of superconductivity, usually called the BCS-theory" Field: Superconductivity

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September 1948 cover of Electronics Magazine showing the inventors of the first transistor in their workshop at Bell Labs: John Bardeen (background with glasses), Walter Brattain (right with mustache), and William Shockley (seated pretending to work). The three men would later share the 1956 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Spark of Genius: The Story of John Bardeen at the University of Illinois - YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyV8qSwGUHU

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