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Shockley, William, 1910-1989

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Personal name headingShockley, William, 1910-1989
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Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1910-02-13
Death date1989-08-12
Profession or occupationPhysicists Inventors
Found inNUCMC data from Univ. of Ill. at Urbana-Champaign Archives for Hirsch, J. Papers, 1955-1979 (William Shockley)
LC data base, 03-14-91 (hdg.: Shockley, William, 1910- )
WW in the world, 1987-88 (Shockley, William Bradford, physicist; b. London, 02-13-10; son of William Hillman and May Bradford Shockley; Nobel prize in physics, 1956; inventor of junction transistor; research on energy bands of solids, ferromagnetic domains, plastic properties of metals, theory of grain boundaries, order and disorder in alloys, semi-conductor theory applied to devices and device defects such as dislocations, electromagnetic theory, mental tools for scientific thinking, operations research on human quality statistics)
Am. men & women of science, 1982: p. 684 (Shockley, William; b. London, Eng., Feb. 13, 1910; US citizen; m. 1933, 1955; career: physics)
His Shockley on eugenics and race, c1992: CIP pref. (William Bradford Shockley; d. 1989)
Wikipedia, viewed August 13, 2018 (William Shockley; William Bradford Shockley Jr. (February 13, 1910-August 12, 1989); American physicist and inventor