This is the third contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006.
This PowerPoint presentation describes a brief history of how the transistor was developed, how a transistor works and its possible applications. It is at the high school level.
Víctor Hugo Estrada Rivera is doing his graduate studies in chemistry at UTEP, while also working as a material engineer at Delphi Automotive Inc. He received his bachelor’s degree from the Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez in 2003.
Victor has also taught high school chemistry in Juárez.