transitron

transitron

[′tran·sə‚trän]
(electronics)
Thermionic-tube circuit whose action depends on the negative transconductance of the suppressor grid of a pentode with respect to the screen grid.
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He would spread his wings further afield after accepting an accountancy position at Transitron UK Ltd, Maidenhead, Berkshire, before working in France for one year as an internal auditor for US company Burroughs Machines.
He worked as an engineer for General Electric in the late 1940s and left to become chief engineer at Transitron in the mid 1950s.
Only Texas Instruments sold more semiconductors than did Boston's Transitron.
Diller founded Sierra Semiconductor (now known as PMC-Sierra) after an illustrious career in the semiconductor industry which included companies such as Transitron Electronics, Fairchild Semiconductor, National Semiconductor, and PMC-Sierra.
Diller, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PMC-Sierra, has over 30 years experience in the semiconductor and consumer electronics business, including five years with Transitron Electronics, six years with Fairchild Semiconductor and 15 years at National Semiconductor.
He also served as district sales manager with Transitron Electronic Corp.