Register to update information, save favorites, post photos, news stories and comments. A LucyMe.com login allows you to edit our four websites.
Already A Member?
William Shockley Biography »
William Bradford Shockley Jr. (February 13, 1910 – August 12, 1989) was an American physicist and inventor. Along with John Bardeen and Walter Houser Brattain, Shockley co-invented the transistor, for which all three were awarded the 1956 Nobel Prize in Physics.