What is a transistor?

Transistor

A transistor is a semiconductor device used to amplify or switch electronic signals and power.

Transistors are made out of semiconductor material, meaning that they are higher in resistance than typical resistant materials but lower than insulators.

Name of Technology:

Transistor

Year Introduced:

1948

Invented by :

Herbert Mataré and Heinrich Welker

Open Source or Proprietary:

Open source

Main technology category:

Switch electronic

Patent:

Yes

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