Jonathan Doylend

 

Education

  • Ph.D. Engineering Physics (McMaster University, 2010)
    Thesis: “Characterization and Integration of Defect-mediated Photodetectors for
    Silicon Photonic Circuits
  • B.Sc. Honours Physics (University of Waterloo, 2001)
    Thesis: “Effect of Ionization on Self-focusing
  •  B.A. Liberal Arts (Thomas Aquinas College, 1996)
    Thesis: “This Mortal Coil – An Investigation into the Ethical Consequences of the
    Relation Between Body and Soul

Professional

  • Research Scientist, Intel Corporation (2013 – present)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Santa Barbara (2011 – 2013)
  • Ph.D. Research/Teaching Assistant, McMaster University (2004 – 2010)
  • Founder and Sole Proprietor: Diakaris Consulting (2004 – 2008)
  • Optical Engineer, Phiar Corporation (2003 – 2004)
  • Development Engineer, JDS Uniphase (2001 – 2003)
  • Author or co-author of more than 30 journal and conference publications, 1 book, multiple patents
  • Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholar
  • Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada Post-doctoral Fellow

Ministries/Activities

  • Intel Chess Club (2013 – present)
  • FIRST Lego League / Tech Challenge Volunteer Design Judge,  Game Announcer (2013 – 2016)
  • Saint Sebastian’s Parish Choir, Santa Paula, California (2011 – 2013)
  • Student tutor (2004 – 2010)
  • Student Help Center Tutor (1999 – 2001)
  • Volunteer Counselor, Ventura Youth Correctional Facility (1992 – 1994)
  • Tri-County Softball League (1995 – 1996)
  • Thomas Aquinas College Choir (1992 – 1996)
  • Royal Canadian Air Cadets (1990 – 1992)
  • National Lifeguard (1992)
  • Chief Scout, Boy Scouts of Canada (1990)

Personal

  • husband and father
  • loves physics, chess, Beethoven, WW2 history, Patrick O’Brian novels, archery, Plato’s Dialogues, and teaching