Noyce, Robert N. (Robert Norton), 1927-1990

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Robert Noyce was a Silicon Valley pioneer who participated in the invention of the microchip. He was part of the first successful semiconductor corporation, Fairchild Semiconductor, and went on to be one of the founders of Intel. After his death in 1990, the Noyce Foundation was named by his estate.

From the description of Robert N. Noyce papers, circa 1948-1990. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864008

Robert Noyce and Gordon E. Moore founded Intel in 1968 when they left Fairchild Semiconductor.

Ann S. Bowers is the Chair of the Board of Civic Ventures and the founding Trustee of the Noyce Foundation. Previously, her career was in human resource management in California's Silicon Valley. She was the first Director of Personnel for Intel Corporation and the first Vice President of Human Resources for Apple Computer. She was married to Robert Noyce from 1974 to his death in 1990.

From the description of Robert Noyce papers, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754865919

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Robert Noyce was a Silicon Valley pioneer who participated in the invention of the microchip. He was part of the first successful semiconductor corporation, Fairchild Semiconductor, and went on to be one of the founders of Intel. After his death in 1990, the Noyce Foundation was named by his estate.

From the guide to the Robert Noyce papers, ca. 1948-1990, (Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Moore, Gordon E., 1929-. Oral history interview with Gordon E. Moore and Jay T. Last 2006 January 20 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn SEMATECH (Organization). Bob Noyce -- teen idol : T-shirt, 1990. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Flath, Eugene J. Oral history interview with Eugene J. Flath 2007 February 28 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Reid, T. R. Interviews with Gordon Moore, Robert Noyce, and Roger Borovoy : transcripts and CD, 1982. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Noyce, Robert N. (Robert Norton), 1927-1990. Robert N. Noyce papers, circa 1948-1990. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Jenkins, Robert T.,. Oral history interview with Robert T. Jenkins 2007 May 9, July 24 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Mead, Carver,. Oral history interview with Carver A. Mead 2004 September 30, December 8 and 2005 August 15 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Conference with President Francois Mitterand at the Center for Integrated Systems [videorecording], 1984 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Sello, Harry. Oral history interview with Harry Sello 2004 November 4, 2005 January 7 and March 16 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Silicon Valley ephemera collection, 1976- Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Robert Noyce papers, ca. 1948-1990 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Research material about Robert Noyce, ca. 1970-2005 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Robert Noyce papers, undated Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Frohman, Dov, 1939-. Oral history interview with Dov Frohman 2006 May 10, June 6 & 12 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
creatorOf Noyce, Robert N. (Robert Norton), 1927-1990. Noyce's Voices; Cantamus Incantati : commemorative manuscript document from a community madrigal group, 1972. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Berlin, Leslie, 1969-. Research material about Robert Noyce, ca. 1970-2005. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Robson, Robert , 1935-. Oral history interview with Robert Robson 2005 November 17 & December 16 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Grove, Andrew S. Oral history interview with Andrew S. Grove 2004 July 14 and September 1 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn "Silicon Valley" [videorecording], 1986 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Intel Museum Silicon Valley History Online collection, 1968-2003 Intel Museum. Archives and Collections.
referencedIn Jones, Jean C. Oral history interview with Jean C. Jones 2006 March 8, April 5, and June 15 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Saxena, Arjun N. Important facts and clarifications of the invention and evolution of integrated circuits, 2005. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Blank, Julius. Oral history interview with Julius Blank 2006 March 20 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
creatorOf Noyce, Robert N. (Robert Norton), 1927-1990. Robert Noyce papers, undated. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Davidow, William H.,. Oral history interview with William H. Davidow 2007 May 8 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Last, Jay T. Oral history interview with Jay T. Last 2004 June 21 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Borovoy, Roger S. Oral history interview with Roger S. Borovoy 2007 August 3 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
referencedIn Barrett, Craig R., 1939-. Oral history interview with Craig R. Barrett 2005 December 14 and 2006 March 23 Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
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associatedWith Barrett, Craig R., 1939- person
associatedWith Berlin, Leslie, 1969- person
associatedWith Blank, Julius person
associatedWith Borovoy, Roger S. person
associatedWith Bowers, Ann S. person
associatedWith Bowers, Ann S. person
associatedWith Davidow, William H., person
associatedWith Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation corporateBody
associatedWith Fairchild (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Flath, Eugene J. person
associatedWith Frohman, Dov, 1939- person
associatedWith Grove, Andrew S. person
associatedWith Intel Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Intel Museum. Archives and Collections. corporateBody
associatedWith Jenkins, Robert T., person
associatedWith Jones, Jean C. person
associatedWith Last, Jay T. person
associatedWith Mead, Carver, person
associatedWith Moline, Julio. person
associatedWith Moore, Gordon E., 1929- person
associatedWith Reid, T. R. person
associatedWith Robson, Robert , 1935- person
associatedWith Saxena, Arjun N. person
associatedWith Sello, Harry person
associatedWith SEMATECH (Organization) corporateBody
associatedWith Semiconductor Industry Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Shockley Semiconductor Laboratory. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
California--Santa Clara County
Santa Clara County (Calif.)
United States
Subject
Microelectronics industries
Microelectronics Industry--California--Santa Clara County
Semiconductor industry--History
Microelectronics--History
Semiconductors
Computer industry
Electronic industries--History
Electronics engineers--Biography
Science--History
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Birth 1927-12-12

Death 1990-06-03

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