View Full Version : Willard Boyle inventor of the CCD dies at age 86

05-10-2011, 08:39 PM
The inventor of the CCD used in digital photography and other devices dies at age 86. A Canadian who was awarded the nobel prize for physics in 2009.

Willard Boyle, N.S. Nobel laureate, dies at 86 - Nova Scotia - CBC News (http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/story/2011/05/08/willard-boyle-obituary.html)

Nobel-winning physicist Willard Boyle dead at 86 - CTV News (http://www.ctv.ca/CTVNews/SciTech/20110510/willard-boyle-dead-at-86-110510/)