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English: In 1997 Lucent Technologies created this replica to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the invention of the point-contact transistor at Bell Labs in December 1947.



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current02:59, 5 February 2006Thumbnail for version as of 02:59, 5 February 2006500 × 448 (39 KB)RagesossAn award containing a replica of the first transistor. source: No photo credits; assumed to be public domain

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