Holonyak Demonstrates Symmetrical Switch
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Image of Professor Nick Holonyak's Hands operating first Si Shorted-Emitter Symmetrical Switch, created at GE labs in 1958 and progenitor of TRIAC and Wall-Dimmer Switches, printed in Feb. 1995 issue of Bridge newsletter of Eta Kappa Nu
Found in RS: 26/4/1, Folder Holonyak, Nick Jr. , 1950, M.S. 1954, Ph.D. 1954
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Print Measures 8.7 x 5.7 cm