A switching and/or amplifying device using semiconductors, first created in 1948 by John Bardeen, Walter Brattain, and William Shockley of Bell Labs.

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Related Links

The Transistor - Lucent
Invention of the Transistor - PBS
Transistor History
The First Transistor