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Dr Linzi E. Dodd

Senior Lecturer

Department: Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering

Dr Linzi Dodd is a Senior Lecturer in MPEE, having joined in October 2017. She completed her Master’s degree in General Engineering specialising in Electronics in 2009 at Durham University and achieved her PhD in Microsystems Technology at Durham in 2014. Linzi’s research interests include Microsystems Technology, the Internet of Things, Embroidered Electronics and applications of the Leidenfrost effect.

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Ellison Building E104
Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne

+44 (0)191 227 3628



Key Publications and Outputs

  • High-performance rectifiers fabricated on a flexible substrate, D. Etor, L.E. Dodd, D. Wood, and C. Balocco, Applied Physics Letters 2016 109 (19), DOI:10.1021/acsami.6b06738.
  • Low Friction Droplet Transportation on a Substrate with a Selective Leidenfrost Effect, L.E. Dodd, D. Wood, N.R. Geraldi, G.G. Wells, G. McHale, B.B. Xu, S. Stuart-Cole, J. Martin, and M.I. Newton, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016 8 (34), DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b06738.
  • An Ultrathin Organic Insulator for Metal–Insulator–Metal Diodes, D. Etor, L. E. Dodd, D. Wood and C. Balocco, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 2016, 63 (7), DOI: 10.1109/TED.2016.2568279.
  • The static and dynamic response of SU-8 electrothermal microgrippers of varying thickness, L.E. Dodd, S.C. Ward, M.D. Cooke, D. Wood, Microelectronic Engineering, 2015, 145, DOI: 10.1016/j.mee.2015.03.028.

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