Semiconductors are to the information age what engines are to the industrial age. Chips are the steam engine, the internal combustion engine, and the fractional horsepower engine rolled up into one. The Chip History Center is dedicated to preserving that history for future generations.

Atsushi (Art) Horiba (2017 A ...

Atsushi (Art) Horiba: Created the most responsive Critical Sub-System supplier to the Semiconductor Equipment Suppl ...

Atsushi (Art) Horiba: Created the most responsive Critical Sub-System supplier to the Semiconductor Equipment Supply Chain ... See more
Deirdre Hanford (2017 All-St ...

Deirdre Hanford: Critical to smoothing the path of Synopsys’ partnerships as they jumped to ever-finer nodes toge ...

Deirdre Hanford: Critical to smoothing the path of Synopsys’ partnerships as they jumped to ever-finer nodes together ... See more
Irwin Jacobs

Irwin Jacobs: Founder of Qualcomm, most notably Irwin conceived the smartphone and sold the concept by taping toget ...

Irwin Jacobs: Founder of Qualcomm, most notably Irwin conceived the smartphone and sold the concept by taping together a PDA and cellphone ... See more
Jensen Huang

Jensen Huang: Brought high-end GPUs to the consumer through his partnership with TSMC that would be critical to the ...

Jensen Huang: Brought high-end GPUs to the consumer through his partnership with TSMC that would be critical to the success of both Nvidia and TSMC ... See more
Lee Wai Kwong (2017 All-Star ...

Lee Wai Kwong: Provided the change leadership needed to make ASM Pacific Technology the broadest Assembly and Packa ...

Lee Wai Kwong: Provided the change leadership needed to make ASM Pacific Technology the broadest Assembly and Packaging Equipment Supplier ... See more
Lisa Su

Lisa Su: Her vision led AMD to be a leader with consumer-grade high-performance heterogeneous ICs

Lisa Su: Her vision led AMD to be a leader with consumer-grade high-performance heterogeneous ICs ... See more
Luis Müller (2017 All-Star)

Luis Müller: Engineered a leading handler and test connectivity company through acquisitions and focused product d ...

Luis Müller: Engineered a leading handler and test connectivity company through acquisitions and focused product development ... See more
Mark Durcan

Mark Durcan: Critical to keeping America competitive in advanced memory manufacturing

Mark Durcan: Critical to keeping America competitive in advanced memory manufacturing ... See more
Martin Anstice (2017 All-Sta ...

Martin Anstice: Pulled off hyper-growth in a high-growth year

Martin Anstice: Pulled off hyper-growth in a high-growth year ... See more
Omkaram (Om) Nalamasu (2017  ...

Omkaram (Om) Nalamasu: Instrumental in building a new Applied Materials focused on materials engineering innovation ...

Omkaram (Om) Nalamasu: Instrumental in building a new Applied Materials focused on materials engineering innovations ... See more
Paul Otellini

Paul Otellini: His vision and strategy based on “The Four Vectors of Mobility: Performance, Battery Life, Form Fa ...

Paul Otellini: His vision and strategy based on “The Four Vectors of Mobility: Performance, Battery Life, Form Factor, and Connectivity” proved a catalyst to build out the WiFi infrastructure ... See more
Peter Wennink (2017 All-Star ...

Peter Wennink: Absolutely critical for ASML in managing investor expectations and the business aspects of the indus ...

Peter Wennink: Absolutely critical for ASML in managing investor expectations and the business aspects of the industry’s most expensive R&D program ... See more
Robin Saxby

Robin Saxby: Introduced microprocessor IP licensing model which would be largely responsible for the success of the ...

Robin Saxby: Introduced microprocessor IP licensing model which would be largely responsible for the success of the smartphone ... See more
Sanjay Jha

Sanjay Jha: For shepherding New York’s semiconductor research brain trust from IBM to GLOBALFOUNDRIES

Sanjay Jha: For shepherding New York’s semiconductor research brain trust from IBM to GLOBALFOUNDRIES ... See more
Tim Moriarty (2017 All-Star)

Tim Moriarty: Successfully grew Teradyne’s memory test business to a significant position at all major customers

Tim Moriarty: Successfully grew Teradyne’s memory test business to a significant position at all major customers ... See more
Tony Kawai (2017 All-Star)

Tony Kawai: Turned Tokyo Electron around to maintain its position as the third powerhouse of non-lithography proces ...

Tony Kawai: Turned Tokyo Electron around to maintain its position as the third powerhouse of non-lithography process equipment suppliers ... See more
Aart de Geus

Aart de Geus: Founding and building the modern EDA company, re-shaping EDA industry into a customer-focused and tru ...

Aart de Geus: Founding and building the modern EDA company, re-shaping EDA industry into a customer-focused and trusted design partner ... See more
Alex d'Arbeloff

Alex d'Arbeloff can probably lay claim to being the leader of a semiconductor equipment company longer than anyone ...

Alex d'Arbeloff can probably lay claim to being the leader of a semiconductor equipment company longer than anyone in history ... See more
Andrew Grove

Andrew Grove had a career of remarkable bandwidth and contributions

Andrew Grove had a career of remarkable bandwidth and contributions ... See more
Andy Bryant

Andy Bryant: Operational, business and financial leadership for decades; in his multiple roles he has been a part o ...

Andy Bryant: Operational, business and financial leadership for decades; in his multiple roles he has been a part of all of Intel’s strategic moves ... See more
Arthur del Prado

Arthur del Prado can lay claim to being the first to recognize the benefits of foreign investments and decentralize ...

Arthur del Prado can lay claim to being the first to recognize the benefits of foreign investments and decentralized management ... See more
Arthur Zafiropoulo

Arthur Zafiropoulo was the first and only American executive to turn around a lithography company

Arthur Zafiropoulo was the first and only American executive to turn around a lithography company ... See more
Barry Rapozo
25 Dec 2006

Often said to be the wafer fab equipment industry's best salesman, Barry Rapozo ...

Often said to be the wafer fab equipment industry's best salesman, Barry Rapozo won his Bob Graham Award for excellence in sales and marketing for bringing professional sales methods to our industry ... See more
Bill Holt

Bill Holt The leadership to keep Intel in the forefront of Semiconductor Technol ...

Bill Holt The leadership to keep Intel in the forefront of Semiconductor Technology ... See more
Bob Huston (2006)

Bob Huston (2006) was both a modern Nick DeWolf and a west coast version; he was ...

Bob Huston (2006) was both a modern Nick DeWolf and a west coast version; he was legendary inside the test industry ... See more

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