Herbert Kroemer

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Herbert Kroemer
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Herbert Kroemer in 2008
Born (1928-08-25) 25 August 1928 (age 90)
Weimar, Germany
Residence United States
Naitionality Germany
Unitit States
Alma mater Varsity o Jena
Varsity o Göttingen
Kent for Drift-field transistor
Dooble-heterostructur laser
Awairds J J Ebers Awaird (1973)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2000)
IEEE Medal o Honour[1](2002)
Scientific career
Fields Electrical Ingineerin, Applee'd Pheesics
Institutions Fernmeldetechnisches Zentralamt
RCA Laboratories
Varian Associates
Varsity o Colorado
Varsity o Californie, Santa Barbara
Doctoral advisor Fritz Sauter
Doctoral students William Frensley
Influences Friedrich Hund
Fritz Houtermans

Herbert Kroemer (born August 25, 1928), a professor o electrical an computer ingineerin at the Varsity o Californie, Santa Barbara, received his Ph.D. in theoretical pheesics in 1952 frae the Varsity o Göttingen, Germany, wi a dissertation on het electron effects in the then-new transistor, settin the stage for a career in resairch on the pheesics o semiconductor devices.

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  1. "Herbert Kroemer". IEEE Global History Network. IEEE. Retrieved 10 August 2011.