The Nobel Prize in Physics 2000
Zhores I. Alferov, Herbert Kroemer, Jack S. Kilby
Jack S. Kilby
Born: 8 November 1923, Jefferson City, MO, USA
Died: 20 June 2005, Dallas, TX, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX, USA
Prize motivation: "for his part in the invention of the integrated circuit"
Field: electronics technology