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City College of New York. Fluid dynamics. Undergraduate thesis. Admission to the University of California, Berkeley. Andreas Acrivos. University of California, Berkeley. Paul L. Chambré. Doctoral research. Solid state physics.
Professional Formation 9
Fairchild Semiconductor. Bell Telephone Laboratories. Role of Gordon E. Moore in job selection. Facilitating Gordon Moore's input at Intel Corporation. Value of fluid dynamics education to semiconductor work at Fairchild.
Career at Fairchild Semiconductor 16
Analysis of silicon dioxide surface for MOS devices. Value of previous experiences as background to the work at Fairchild Semiconductor. Physics and Technology of Semiconductor Devices. Promotion. Development of management style to avoid Fairchild Semiconductor difficulties.
Career at Intel Corporation 28
Concept of Intel. Robert N. Noyce's personality. Executive strategy. Gordon Moore's ideals. Gordon Moore's management style. Importance of Gordon Moore's innovation in the technology industry.