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Series 1. Fairchild Semiconductor materials 527469 1966-1972

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains manuals, binders of research materials and documents, articles and papers by Rob Walker, and minutes of Fairchild meetings.
box 1, folder 1

Fairchild binder, 527501 1966

box 1, folder 2

Fairchild binder, 527499 1967

box 1, folder 3

Fairchild binder, 527497 1968

box 1, folder 4

Fairchild binder, 527495 1969

box 1, folder 5

Fairchild binder, 527493 1970

box 1, folder 6

Fairchild binder, 527491 1971

box 1, folder 7

Fairchild binder, 527489 1972

box 1, folder 8

Fairchild Micro Matrix design handbook, 527487 1966

box 1, folder 9

Fairchild Micromatrix handbook, 527485 1968

box 1, folder 10

FAIRSIM user manual, and, FAIRSIM II user manual, 527483 1968 - 1969

box 1, folder 11

Fairchild Semiconductor. Plan ahead for LSI / by Cloyd E. Marvin and Robert Walker, 527481 1967 Jan. 13

box 1, folder 12

Standard ICS for digital data communication / R.M. Walker and R.A. Aldrich. -- In Electrical Engineer, 527479 1968 Mar.

box 1, folder 13

MSI digital voter provides error detection and correction / Robert M. Walker, 527477 undated

box 1, folder 14

PPC meeting minutes - Fairchild MOS, 527475 1968 July 17

box 1, folder 15

Reunion of Fairchild Micromosaic people, 527473 1981 Feb. 18

box 1, folder 16

Fairchild miscellaneous 527471

 

Series 2. LSI Logic Corp. materials 527099 1982-1994

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains materials documenting Rob Walker's career at LSI Logic, and includes correspondence, presentation slides, reports, publications put out by the Corporate Communications Department, as well as articles and papers by Rob Walker and by others.
 

Correspondence and memos, Subseries 2.1527441 1981-1990

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains correspondence and memos to and from Rob Walker relating to LSI Logic's project, products, and goals.
box 1, folder 17

Correspondence re: litigation -- Lear Siegler, Inc. vs. LSI Logic Corp., 527467 1982 Jan. 12

box 1, folder 18

Correspondence, 527465 1983

box 1, folder 19

Memos, 527463 1981

box 1, folder 20

Memos, 527461 1982

box 2, folder 1

Memos, 527459 1983

box 2, folder 2

Memos, 527457 1984

box 2, folder 3

Memos, 527455 [1984?]

box 2, folder 4

Memos, 527453 1985

box 2, folder 5

Memos, 527451 1986

box 2, folder 6

Memos, 527449 1987

Scope and Contents note

Includes extensive memos on LSI's Modular Design Environment.
box 2, folder 7

Memos, 527447 1988

box 2, folder 8

Memos, 527445 1990 Feb.

box 2, folder 9

Memos, 527443 undated

 

Presentation materials, Series 2.2527259 1981-1990

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This series is almost entirely comprised of photocopies of slide cells for talks that Rob Walker gave while at LSI Logic to both internal and external audiences.
box 2, folder 10

Logic array customers foil, 527439 1981 Mar. 25

box 2, folder 11

Advantages of the phased ILC approach, 527437 1981 July 30

box 2, folder 12

LSI design philosophy, 527435 1981 Nov.

box 2, folder 13

Testing logic arrays : copy of issue to Hellman, et al., 527433 1981 Nov.

box 2, folder 14

Slip of the lip could sink a chip presentation foil, 527431 1981 Dec.

box 2, folder 15

LDSI requires access to the following ...., 527429 circa 1981

box 2, folder 16

LSI Logic ECL approach, 527427 circa 1981

box 2, folder 17

VTM4 - work stations presentation, 527425 circa 1981

box 2, folder 18

Miscellaneous presentation foils, 527423 circa 1981

box 2, folder 19

Off chip driver circuit & I/O voltage levels presentation, 527421 1982 Feb. 13

box 2, folder 20

Design partners & ECL product plans, 527419 1982 Feb.

box 2, folder 21

LSI Logic Corp. approach to arrays, 527417 1982 Mar. 1

box 2, folder 22

High performance, bipolar array (HBA) presentation, 527415 1982 Mar. 3

box 2, folder 23

Engineering status presentation, 527413 1982 May 18

box 2, folder 24

AMD presentation / Rob Walker & Dan Wong, 527411 1982 June 24

box 2, folder 25

ECL arrays, 527409 1982 July 12

box 2, folder 26

July flash & August forecast, 527407 1982 Aug. 3

box 2, folder 27

VTM1.LDS1 test foils, 527405 1982 Oct. 11

box 2, folder 28

New CAD tools, 527403 1982 Dec.

box 2, folder 29

Logic arrays presentation, 527401 1982

box 2, folder 30

Miscellaneous CMOS & Macrocell foils, 527399 1982

box 2, folder 31

Chip size presentation, 527397 circa 1982

box 2, folder 32

Comparison of gate arrays & standard cell approaches to user-defined VLSI, 527395 circa 1982

box 2, folder 33

Design interface IIA, IIE, & III presentations, 527393 circa 1982

box 2, folder 34

Pad limited designs presentation, 527391 circa 1982

box 2, folder 35

VTM3 digital foils, 527389 circa 1982

box 2, folder 36

Customer visibility and control, 527387 1983 Jan.

box 2, folder 37

LDSI - LSI 5 k enhancements, 527385 1983 Jan.

box 2, folder 38

Macrocell application presentation, 527383 1983 Jan.

box 2, folder 39

Technological leadership presentation, 527381 1983 Feb. 9

box 2, folder 40

LSI Logic ECL approach presentation, 527379 1983 Feb.

box 3, folder 1

Market presentation, 527377 circa 1983 Feb

box 3, folder 2

MPI / LSI logic relationships, 527375 circa 1983 Feb

box 3, folder 3

Benchmark presentation, 527373 1983 Oct.

box 3, folder 4

Layout related CAD development, 527371 1983 Nov.

box 3, folder 5

Monthly status report presentation, 527369 circa 1983 Nov

box 3, folder 6

LDS presentation, 527367 circa 1983

box 3, folder 7

VTM5 CAD tools presentation, 527365 circa 1983

box 3, folder 8

1984 engineering plan presentation, 527363 circa 1983

box 3, folder 9

Silicon structures management review presentation, 527361 1984 Jan.

box 3, folder 10

Ericcson meeting presentation, 527359 1984 Jan. or Feb.

box 3, folder 11

LSI Logic application specific IC families presentation, 527357 1984 Apr.

box 3, folder 12

IC benchmark presentation, 527355 1984 Apr.

box 3, folder 13

Star project review presentation, 527353 1984 June 26

box 3, folder 14

Review of engineering operations Q2 / Q3, 527351 1984 July 17

box 3, folder 15

Toshiba SOS 7840 presentation, 527349 1984 Aug. 27

box 3, folder 16

Logic array design presentation, 527347 1984 Sept. 13

box 3, folder 17

Norden / LSI Logic meeting presentation, 527345 1984 Sept. 19

box 3, folder 18

Toshiba presentation, 527343 1984 Sept.

box 3, folder 19

Engineering quarterly meeting presentation, 527341 1984 Oct. 22

box 3, folder 20

Design accuracy, 527339 1984 Oct. 22

box 3, folder 21

Miscellaneous presentations, 527337 1984 Oct.

box 3, folder 22

Gate array benchmark presentation, 527335 1984 Nov.

box 3, folder 23

LSI Logic Corp. [end of year presentation], 527333 1984

box 3, folder 24

LDS approach, 527331 1985 Nov. 15

box 3, folder 25

Compiler presentation, 527329 1985 Dec. 4

box 3, folder 26

LSI Logic Corp. MACGEN presentation, 527327 1986 Jan. 10

box 3, folder 27

Year of computer revolution presentation, 527325 1986 Feb. 11

box 3, folder 28

Structured compiler presentation, 527323 1986 Apr. 10

box 3, folder 29

Modern 32-bit workstations exhibit, 527321 1986 May 30

box 3, folder 30

Projects presentation, 527319 1986 May 30

box 3, folder 31

LSI Logic presentation to the Department of Defense, National Security Agency, and Central Intelligence Agency, 527317 1986 June

box 3, folder 32

Systems Research Laboratory presentation, 527315 1986 July

box 3, folder 33

Radiation hardened arrays presentation, 527313 1986 July 17

box 3, folder 34

Classic silicon compilers - a failure, 527311 1986 Aug. 4

box 3, folder 35

LSI Design System (LDS 1) foils, 527309 1986 Aug. 4

box 3, folder 36

Cell design at LSI Logic presentation, 527307 1986 Aug. 7

box 3, folder 37

Sequent status presentation, 527305 1986 Aug. 26

box 3, folder 38

Crush presentation, 527303 1986 Aug. 31 & Sept. 2

box 3, folder 39

Flexible interface presentation, 527301 1986 Sept. 2

box 3, folder 40

LSI design environment presentation, 527299 1986 Oct. 22

box 3, folder 41

LDS design environment presentation, 527297 1986 Nov. 25

box 3, folder 42

Steak presentation, 527295 1986 Nov. 26

box 3, folder 43

LDS system and modular design presentation, 527293 1987 Mar.

box 3, folder 44

Computers & semiconductors : a battle of survival presentation, 527291 1989 Nov. 27

box 3, folder 45

ASIC test - a status report, 527289 1990 Sept.

box 3, folder 46

AMD / LSI engineering issues presentation, 527287 undated

box 3, folder 47

ASIC supplier presentation, 527285 undated

box 3, folder 48

CAE workstations presentation, 527283 undated

box 3, folder 49

CMOS presentation, 527281 undated

box 3, folder 50

Miscellaneous CMOS presentations, 527279 undated

box 3, folder 51

DC parametrics test input, 527277 undated

box 3, folder 52

LDSI functional outline, 527275 undated

box 3, folder 53

Lies people tell : LSI ...., 527273 undated

box 3, folder 54

LSI design philosophy, 527271 undated

box 3, folder 55

Equivalent gates for PLAS, 527269 undated

box 3, folder 56

Macrocell / macrofunction concept, 527267 undated

box 3, folder 57

Rob's overview & extra foils, 527265 undated

box 4, folder 1

Why call it a development system?, 527263 undated

box 4, folder 2

Slides, 527261 undated

 

Corporate communications materials, Series 2.3527223 1980-1991

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains reports, publications, press releases, and other documents put out by the Corporate Communications Department of LSI Logic.
box 4, folder 3

LSI business plan, 527257 1980 Nov.

box 4, folder 4

LSI business principles : proposed, 527255 circa 1980

box 4, folder 5

Board of Directors meeting, 527253 1981 June 23

box 4, folder 6

LSI Logic Corp. notice of annual meeting of stockholders, 527251 1991 May 9

box 4, folder 7

Annual report, 527249 1986

box 4, folder 8

Annual report, 527247 1987

box 4, folder 9

Quarterly reports, 527245 1986

box 4, folder 10

Quarterly reports, 527243 1988

box 4, folder 11

LSI Logic Corp. consolidated financial settlements, 527241 1982 Dec. 31 and 1981

box 4, folder 12

Employee handbook, 527239 1987 Jan.

box 4, folder 13

Celebrating LSI Logic's first decade, 1981 - 1991, 527237 1991

box 4, folder 14

LSI Logic Corp. news / investment update, 527235 1986 Jan.

box 4, folder 15

LSI Logic Corp. news / investment update, 527233 1987 Jan.

box 4, folder 16

Organization chart, 527231 undated

box 4, folder 17

Press releases, 527229 undated

box 4, folder 18

LSI Logic Corp. 5-year plan presentation, 527227 1985 Oct. 11

box 4, folder 19

Logically speaking : a newsletter for the employees of LSI Logic Corp., Vol. 1, no. 1 - , 527225 1984 Dec.

 

Reports, Subseries 2.4527203 1981-1984

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains reports generated by LSI Logic Corp.
box 4, folder 20

CMOS macrocell library. -- Rev. 1, 527221 1981 Oct.

box 4, folder 21

CMOS macrocell and macrofunction library. -- Rev. 2, 527219 1982 Jan.

box 4, folder 22

Engineering Q2 / Q3 report, 527217 1984

box 4, folder 23

ISAS status reports, 527215 1983 - 1984

box 5, folder 1

Untitled report [1 of 2], 527213 1982 June

box 5, folder 2

Untitled report [2 of 2], 527211 1982 June

box 5, folder 3

Untitled partial report on founding of LSI, 527209 undated

box 5, folder 4

Untitled partial report re: CAD, 527207 undated

box 5, folder 5

Automatic fault generation subsystem - generated faults, 527205 undated

 

Research and development files, Subseries 2.5527189 1982 - 1986, n.d.

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains technical information and specifications produced by LSI Logic Corp. in its research and development.
box 5, folder 6

An OPUS : technical info, 527201 1986 Dec. 12

Scope and Contents note

Includes computer code and circuit diagrams.
box 5, folder 7

MIO Macrocell logic element, 527199 undated

Scope and Contents note

Includes circuit diagrams.
box 5, folder 8

Series 7000 2 micron CMOS macrocell arrays, 527197 1982

box 5, folder 9

SKELISIM code, 527195 undated

box 5, folder 10

3-bit up-down counter : technical information, 527193 1986 Dec. 9

box 5, folder 11

Circuit photograph, 527191 undated

 

Sales and marketing materials, Subseries 2.6527165 1983 - 1989

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains sales and marketing materials generated by LSI Logic Corp.
box 5, folder 12

Product brochures, 527187 undated

box 5, folder 13

Short form catalog, 527185 1988 Nov.

box 5, folder 14

Various data sheets, etc., 527183 undated

box 5, folder 15

LSI Logic sales update ASIC ASAP new product primer [1 of 3], 527181 1987

box 5, folder 16

LSI Logic sales update ASIC ASAP new product primer [2 of 3], 527179 1987

box 5, folder 17

LSI Logic sales update ASIC ASAP new product primer [3 of 3], 527177 1987

box 5, folder 18

ECL array sales bits, 527175 1983

box 5, folder 19

SPARCstation and LSI Logic, 527173 1989

box 5, folder 20

Proposal to Digital Equipment Corporation, 527171 undated

box 5, folder 21

Customer survey, 527169 1983

box 5, folder 22

Semicustom LSI vendor survey, 527167 undated

Conditions Governing Access note

Note: "Confidential" stamped on front of document.
 

Papers and articles by Rob Walker, Subseries 2.7527133 1981-1994

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains papers and articles written by Rob Walker while at LSI Logic Corp.
box 6, folder 1

LSI gate arrays outpace standard logic / Robert Hartmann & Rob Walker, 527163 1981 Mar. 5

box 6, folder 2

Logic arrays, technologies, and design / Rob Walker, 527161 1981

box 6, folder 3

Converting SSI/MSI and PLA designs to CMOS logic arrays / Rob Walker, Richard Derickson, & Keith R. Lobo, 527159 1982

box 6, folder 4

Partitioning systems into logic arrays / Rob Walker, 527157 1982

box 6, folder 5

A systems approach to logic arrays / Rob Walker & Don Snoderman, 527155 1982

box 6, folder 6

Logic design for CMOS logic arrays / Rob Walker & Richard Derickson, 527153 1983 Feb.

box 6, folder 7

Gate arrays and standard cell / Rob Walker, 527151 1983 Mar.

box 6, folder 8

LSIM / ZSIM paper / Rob Walker, 527149 1984

box 6, folder 9

Technology upstarts rock ASIC market / Rob Walker. -- In Electronic Engineering Times, 527147 1994 Nov. 14

box 6, folder 10

ASIC test / Rob Walker, 527145 undated

box 6, folder 11

Gate arrays - custom VLSI that is available now / Rob Walker, 527143 undated

box 6, folder 12

LDS-III multi-array design system / Rob Walker & James S. Koford, 527141 undated

box 6, folder 13

Reflections from product planning / Rob Walker, 527139 undated

box 6, folder 14

Untitled manuscript / Rob Walker, 527137 undated

box 6, folder 15

Figures from unidentified article / Rob Walker, 527135 undated

 

Papers and articles by other LSI employees, Subseries 2.8527125 1981

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains papers and articles written by colleagues of Rob Walker at LSI Logic Corp.
box 6, folder 16

Current trends and future capability of LSI / W.J. Corrigan, 527131 undated

box 6, folder 17

A design example - programmable digital audio frequency synthesizer / by Richard Derickson, 527129 undated

box 6, folder 18

A development system for logic arrays / James S. Koford and Edwin R. Jones, 527127 1981

 

Articles and clippings about LSI, Subseries 2.9527119 1981-1994

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains articles and clippings from newspapers, magazines, and other publications LSI Logic Corp.
box 6, folder 19

Articles and clippings, 527123 undated

box 6, folder 20

Articles and clippings, 527121 undated

 

Training materials Subseries 2.10527113 undated

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains training materials generated by LSI Logic Corp.
box 6, folder 21

LSI Logic training course : agenda, 527117 undated

box 6, folder 22

Kiet agreement, 527115 undated

 

Biographical information, Subseries 2.11527107 undated

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains biographical information about Rob Walker that LSI Logic Corp. included in its publications and corporate documents.
box 6, folder 23

Biographical information, 527111 undated

box 6, folder 24

Rob Walker biography, 527109 undated

 

Miscellaneous, Subseries 2.12527101 undated

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries contains miscellaneous materials generated by LSI Logic Corp.
box 6, folder 25

Miscellaneous notes, 527105 undated

box 6, folder 26

New York resolutions, 527103 circa 1986

 

Series 3. Lawrence Livermore Laboratories materials 527081 1958-1963

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains technical data and reports on various circuit-design projects.
box 6, folder 27

Read out for 256 PHA, 527097 1958

box 6, folder 28

Thyratron used as combination gate, storage, and driver for punched paper-tape output / Robert M. Walker, 527095 1959 July 27

box 7, folder 1

3D analzyer readout, PHA recordings and Min-Max selector, 527093 1960

box 7, folder 2

Recording system, analog-to-digital convertor, 100-channel commutator specifications, 527091 1960

box 7, folder 3

Digital data procedures / Logic module, 527089 1962

box 7, folder 4

Gate flip flop, two channel P.C. card core monitor Astron resistence measurement system, 527087 1962 - 1963

box 7, folder 5

Resistence measurement system, 527085 1963

box 7, folder 6

A handbook of selected semiconductor circuits / prepared by Transistor Applications, Inc. for Bureau of Ships, Dept. of the Navy. -- Washington, D.C. : U.S. Government Printing Office, 527083 1960

 

Series 4. Philco Ford materials 527053 1963-1968

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains technical manuals, marketing materials, and other documents generated by Philco Corp. It also contains a copy of the manuscript and the final published version of an article written by Rob Walker entitled: "A building block approach to digital-to-analog convertors".
box 7, folder 7

System 4-D maintenance. Model 701 logic module test (WDL-TS-58A). -- Palo Alto, Calif. : Philco. WDL Division, WDL HB1050527079 1966 Jan.

box 7, folder 8

System 4-D digital logic building blocks. -- Palo Alto, Calif. : Philco. WDL Division [1 of 2], 527077 1966 Apr. 1

box 7, folder 9

System 4-D digital logic building blocks. -- Palo Alto, Calif. : Philco. WDL Division [2 of 2], 527075 1966 Apr. 1

box 8, folder 1

Optimized microelectronics packaging configuration. -- Palo Alto, Calif. : Philco. WDL Division, WDL-TP1860527073 1965 Apr. 2

box 8, folder 2

Phase 1 report Gemini terminal landing system data subsystem A201.BADA. -- Palo Alto, Calif. : Philco. WDL Division, 527071 1965 Dec. 23

box 8, folder 3

Mark II Avionics Systems. -- Rev. to Part III, section 3. -- Palo Alto, Calif. : Philco. WDL Division, WDL-TP21866A527069 1966 July 8

box 8, folder 4

A building block approach to digital-to-analog convertors / Rob Walker. -- In The Electronic Engineer, 527067 1968 May

box 8, folder 5

A building block approach to analog convertors, 527065 undated

box 8, folder 6

Philco Logic module tester, model 701, 527063 undated

box 8, folder 7

Philco micromodules short term catalog, 527061 undated

box 8, folder 8

Micromodules, 527059 undated

box 8, folder 9

Philco to design Apollo control center : advertisement. -- In Aviation Week & Space Technology, 527057 1963 June 17

box 8, folder 9

Philco to design Apollo control center : advertisement. -- In Aviation Week & Space Technology, 527055 1963 June 17

 

Series 5. Audiovisual materials 527049

folder 1

Rob Walker interview on KALW, 527051 1995 May 31

Container Summary: 1 audiocassette
box 9, videotape 1

LSI Logic: ASIC Technology 2216993

box 9, videotape 2

LSI Logic: MDE Video 2216995

box 9, videotape 3

Technology Center of San Jose: "The High Tech Garage" 2216997

box 9, videotape 4

LSI Logic: ASIC Systems Integration 2216999

box 9, videotape 5

LSI Logic: Sales Training 2217001

box 9, videotape 6

LSI Logic: News Network 1/16/88 2217003

box 9, videotape 7

LSI Logic: News Network 3/16/88 2217005

box 9, videotape 8

LSI Logic: 1988 Automation Conference 2217007

box 9, videotape 9

LSI Logic: The Wafer Fabrication Robing Procedure 6/89 2217009

box 10, videotape 1

LSI Logic: "State of the Union" Meeting December 8, 1989 2217011

box 10, videotape 2

LSI Logic: "Talk form the Top" - Will Corrigan October 1990 2217013

box 10, videotape 3

LSI Logic: Rob Walker Features - LSI 10th Anniversary Party January 26, 1991 2217015

box 10, videotape 4

Introduction to Testability: Robert Walker, idea '91, Event #211 2217017

box 10, videotape 5

Nextstep: Rob's Interview, November 5, 2000 2217019

box 10, videotape 6

LSI Logic: "LSI Logic World" 4Q 2000. 20th Anniversary Highlights, Product and Financial Highlights, Syntax Acquisition, December 2000 2217021