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Mr Joe Troughton, MPhys.

Member of the Department of Physics

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KTP Associate and PhD Student

Mentor of Trevelyan College

Office: 142

Tel: +44 191 33 43529


Working with an industry partner based at the NETPark (Pragmatic Printing) I am working to improve the performace of metal oxide TFTs though process and materials improvments.

I graduated from Durham with an MPhys in 2013 and rejoined the physics department in 2015.

Teaching Areas

  • Level 1 Lab Demonstrator (27 hours/year.)


Journal Article

  • Troughton, J., Downs, P., Price, R. & Atkinson, D. (2017). Densification of a-IGZO with low-temperature annealing for flexible electronics applications. Applied Physics Letters 110(1): 011903.