George E. Smith
|George E. Smith|
Mey 10, 1930 |
White Plains, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Varsity o Chicago (PhD 1959)
Varsity o Pennsylvanie (BSc 1955)
|Kent for||Chairge-coupled device|
|Notable 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.