Mark Thompson Fairchild Semiconductor

February 2008
Portable Design;Feb2008, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p48
An interview with chief executive officer (CEO) Mark Thompson of Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. is presented. When asked about the planned disruptive technological innovations of the company, Thompson believes that there is no really any disruptive technologies in the semiconductor industry. Thompson also discusses the multiple roles for the high-technology community. Furthermore, he reveals on how to increase the efficiency of alternating current (AC) motors.


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