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The Nature of Matter: Understanding the Physical World: Resistance Is Useful: Semiconductors

Kanopy (Firm)
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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
How does a tiny piece of impure silicon launch an electronics revolution? Follow the development of semiconductors from the invention of the transistor in the 1940s to ever-smaller circuits that are now measured in nanometers. Along the way, discover how today's complex microchips are made.
Performers
Features: David Ball Ph.D.
Release Date
2015
Language
In English
Notes
  • In Process Record.
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Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2016.
Recording Info
Originally produced by The Teaching Company/The Great Courses in 2015.
Publisher no.
1167695 Kanopy
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1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 33 minutes) : digital, .flv file, sound
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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