Gordon Earle Moore was an American businessman, engineer, and the co-founder and emeritus chairman of Intel Corporation. He proposed Moore's law which makes the observation that the number of... Wikipedia
- Born: Gordon Earle Moore, January 3, 1929, Pescadero, California, U.S.
- Died: March 24, 2023, Waimea, Hawaii, U.S.
- Fields: Entrepreneur, Electrical engineering
- Institutions: Intel, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, California Institute of Technology, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
- Education: University of California, Berkeley, California Institute of Technology (PhD)
- Thesis: I. Infrared Studies of Nitrous Acid, The Chloramines and Nitrogen Dioxide, II. Observations Concerning the Photochemical Decomposition of Nitric Oxide (1954)
- Known for: Intel, Moore's law, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
- Notable awards: National Medal of Technology (1990), John Fritz Medal (1993), IEEE Founders Medal (1997), Computer History Museum Fellow (1998), Othmer Gold Medal (2001), Presidential Medal of Freedom (2002), Perkin Medal (2004), Nierenberg Prize (2006), IEEE Medal of Honor (2008)
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