Dylan,there was an event here in the bay area years ago honoring Mr. Lidow. I missed it unfortunately.
Soon after Alex Lidow was involved with GaN-on-silicon technology, Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC), we invited him to speak at IEEE Power Electronics society:
Is it the End of the Road for Silicon in Power Management? “How Big Things” Happen In America.
This was a great man I can say on reading this article. And what he said about modern teens is 100% true. It bothers me too. Ignoring this issue now may influence our future greatly!
William - http://www.carid.com/
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