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physicist , researcher

James Roy Taylor, Irish physicist, researcher. Achievements include patents for Radiation pulse generator from a non linear continuum, Q switched fibre laser, A resonant cascade Raman radiation source. Recipient Ernst Abbe award, Zeiss Foundation, 1990; fellow, Imperial College of Science, London, since 1990. Fellow: Optical Society of America.

Background

Taylor, James Roy was born on April 29, 1949 in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. Son of James Wylie and Helena Muriel Taylor.

Education

Bachelor of Science, The Queen's University Belfast, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, The Queens University Belfast, 1974.

Career

Research assistant Techishe University Munchen, Munich, 1975—1977, Imperial College, London, 1978—1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for Radiation pulse generator from a non linear continuum, Q switched fibre laser, A resonant cascade Raman radiation source.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Laser - How it is made. Editor: Optical Solitons - Theory and Experiment. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Optical Society of America.

Connections

Married Silvie Jennifer Logan, July 27, 1979. Children: Rowan William James, Ross Logan, Conor Roy.

father:
James Wylie

mother:
Helena Muriel Taylor

spouse:
Silvie Jennifer Logan

child:
Rowan William James Taylor

child:
Ross Logan Taylor

child:
Conor Roy Taylor