Dr. Patrick McCurdy


Research Scientist III

Lab Manager, Imaging and Surface Science

CIF, Yates 101
970-491-1876 | Patrick.McCurdy@Colostate.edu

Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry, Colorado State University. 1999.
B.S. in Science Education, University of Nebraska at Lincoln. 1981.
Pat is a surface scientist and responsible for the XPS, Optical Spectroscopy and Electron Microscopy Facilities. Pat joined the CIF in July 2002. Prior to that he worked with LSI LOGIC, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and the US Air Force. Pat completed his PhD in Chemistry from CSU in 1999 and has 14 publications in peer-reviewed journals. His research interests include PECVD of high-k dielectrics, metal and metal oxide films. He had also been awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal.