George E. Smith
|George E. Smith|
|Born||10 Mey 1930|
White Plains, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Varsity o Chicago (PhD 1959)|
Varsity o Pennsylvanie (BSc 1955)
|Kent for||Chairge-coupled device|
|Awairds||Stuart Ballantine Medal (1973)|
IEEE Morris N. Liebmann Memorial Awaird (1974)
Draper Prize (2006)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2009)
George Elwood Smith (born Mey 10, 1930) is an American scientist, applee'd pheesicist, an co-inventor o the chairge-coupled device (CCD). He wis awairdit a ane-quarter share in the 2009 Nobel Prize in Pheesics for "the invention o an eemagin semiconductor circuit—the CCD sensor, which haes acome an electronic ee in awmaist aw auries o photografie". In 2017, Smith wis annoonced as ane o fower winners o the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Ingineerin, for his contreibution tae the creation o deegital eemagin sensors.
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- The Nobel Prize in Physics 2009, Nobel Foundation, 2009-10-06, retrieved 2009-10-06.
- "2017 QEPrize Winners - Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering". Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering (in Inglis). Retrieved 2017-03-10.