Bell Labs researchers Willard Boyle (left) and George Smith (right) with the charge-coupled device. Photo taken in 1974. Photo credit: Alcatel-Lucent/Bell Labs.
"The innovation (in Bell Labs) continue. And the innovation will be recognized sometime in the future. So I expect many more (Nobel Prize winner coming from Bell) in the future," Jeong Kim, president of Bell Labs, told Xinhua in an exclusive telephone interview."