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About James R. Doyle

Doyle is an experimentalist in plasma and materials physics.
His research interests include thin film materials science and plasma physics and electrodeposition of semiconductors.
Doyle has received a National Science Foundation grant to study the effects of energetic particle bombardment on the sputter growth and properties of conducting zinc oxide thin films.
EDUCATION: B.S., University of Michigan
Ph.D., University of Colorado
Doyle has been teaching at Macalester since 1992.


Present Professor, Physics and Astonomy, Macalester College


Research Interests


  • Principles of Physics II
  • Digital Electronics
  • Electromagnetic Theory

Contact Information

Macalester College
Olin/Rice 131
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 696-6627


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