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Willard Sterling Boyle (1924 - 2011)

Willard Sterling Boyle
Born in Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
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[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
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Willard Sterling Boyle was born on August 19, 1924 in Amherst, Nova Scotia.[1]

Willard was awarded the Nobel prize in Physics in 2009 "for the invention of an imaging semiconductor circuit - the CCD sensor" (with George E. Smith).[1]

He died on 7 May 2011 in Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Willard S. Boyle - Facts

See also:

  • Dr Willard Boyle (1924-2011) on Find A Grave: Memorial #69602292 retrieved 28 April 2019

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