Yogeeswaran Ganesan’s Intel ID Badge

Yogeeswaran Ganesan wore this ID badge at his job as an photolithography engineer for the Intel Corporation between 2011 2014. Ganesan was born in India and came to the United States, first as a Masters student at the University of Texas, Arlington then on an F 1 student visa to participate in the nanomechanics PhD program at Rice University. After receiving his PhD for his thesis on “The Mechanical Characterization of Multi Wall Carbon Nanotubes and Related Interfaces in Nanocomposites” Intel hired him as a semiconductor research scientist.
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plastic (badge material)
fabric (lanyard material)
plastic (lanyard material)
metal (lanyard material)
overall: 23 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 59.69 cm x 6.985 cm x 1.27 cm
badge: 3 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/32 in; 8.5725 cm x 5.3975 cm x .07938 cm
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Computers & Business Machines
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American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center


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