The Meaning of Value, The Value of Meaning—Bob Swanson at Transitron

The Cold War

Transitron Electronic Corporation

Transitron Electronic Corporation company headquarters, used with permission © the Nick DeWolf Foundation

The Lesson

  • Wilf Corrigan (co-founder/CEO of LSI Logic)
  • Nick DeWolf (founder of Teredyne, Inc.)
  • Dave Fullagar (inventor of the uA741 op-amp, co-founder of Maxim Integrated)
  • Jim Diller (Fairchild engr mgr, National Semiconductor, founder of PMC-Sierra)
  • Hans Camenzind (inventor of the 555 timer at Signetics)
  • Pierre Lamond (Fairchild mfg exec, co-founder* of National Semi., venture capitalist)
  • Tom Longo (founder of Performance Semiconductor)
  • Les Vadasz (part of the founding team of Intel)
  • George Wells (former CEO of Exar)

Value and Meaning

Originally published in Japanese by Nikkei Electronics — photo by author

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Engineer, sustainability, indigenous history, analog electronics history and anything that supports my belief that bikes can save the world.

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