50 Years in the Semiconductor Underground by David K. Ferry

By David K. Ferry

This booklet used to be derived from a conversation that the writer gave on the foreign convention on complex Nanodevices and Nanotechnology in Hawaii. The publication is about science and engineering, yet isn't on science and engineering. it's not a textbook which develops the knowledge of a small a part of the sector, yet a publication approximately random encounters and in regards to the strengths and the foibles of residing as a physicist and engineer for part a century. It provides the author’s own perspectives on technology, engineering, and existence and is illustrated via a couple of energetic tales approximately numerous occasions, a few of which formed his lifestyles. Written in a method that's right away lucid and fascinating, this can be a good paintings that weaves the various threads of technology right into a wealthy tapestry.

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