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Davis Bailey Research Engineer
Alfred Gunasekaran Assistant Professor Research
John McDonald Research Engineer
Donald Tatum Specialized Technician
Debbie Wood Assistant Facilities Engineer

Davis Bailey
Research Engineer

Office:  IfM 118
Phone:  318.257.5111
Fax:     318.257.5104


Alfred Gunasekaran Alfred Gunasekaran, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor Research

Office:  IfM 114
Phone:  318.257.5115
Fax:     318.257.5104

Specialization:  Fabrication and characterization of ferroelectric and superconducting thin film materials by Pulsed Laser Deposition, Laser Chemical Vapor Deposition as well as Solid State Synthesis of novel materials.  Fabrication of Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) involving the utilization of various processes such as thin film deposition, UV and X-ray lithography, surface micromachining, and electroplating.

John McDonald
John McDonald, Ph.D.
Research Engineer

Office:  IfM 209
Phone:  318.257.5105
Fax:     318.257.5104

Specialization:  Process Development, PECVD, LPCVD, and Chemical Safety.

Donald Tatum

Donald Tatum
Specialized Technician

Office:  IfM 120
Phone:  318.257.5114
Fax:     318.257.5104

Specialization:  Hot Embossing, Thin Film Deposition, Electronic Design & Fabrication, and Electronics Trouble Shooting.

Debbie Wood

Debbie Wood
Assistant Facilities Engineer

Office:  IfM 117
Phone:  318.257.5116
Fax:     318.257.5104

Specialization:  Maintain, repair, and assist in the development of fabrication processes related to IfM/BEC research activities; Assist in laboratory development for MEMS courses; Assist in daily operations of IfM laboratory facilities; Monitoring of BEC RO water system, IfM DI water system, Atlas Copco/exhaust system, and IfM/BEC liquid nitrogen and ordering; Security System maintenance and scheduling with CenturyLink; Machine shop tasks; Assist with cleaning and set up of conferences and events; and Closely coordinate efforts with other personnel, as necessary.

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