Robert Noyce

Physicist, Inventor

1927 – 1990

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Who was Robert Noyce?

Robert Norton Noyce, nicknamed "the Mayor of Silicon Valley", co-founded Fairchild Semiconductor in 1957 and Intel Corporation in 1968. He is also credited with the realization of the first integrated circuit or microchip which fueled the personal computer revolution and gave Silicon Valley its name.

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Born
Dec 12, 1927
Burlington
Also known as
  • Нойс, Роберт
  • 罗伯特·诺伊斯
Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Grinnell College
Employment
  • Shockley Semiconductor Laboratory
Lived in
  • Burlington
Died
Jun 3, 1990
Austin

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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