Former CPIA Member Undersecretary
The Colorado Photonics Industry Association (CPIA), a not-for profit organization dedicated to enhancing work in the photonics industry in Colorado, has announced that a former board member was confirmed as Undersecretary of Energy. Kristina M. Johnson served as the director of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center for Optoelectronics Computing Systems while at the University of Colorado at Boulder. During that time, she was helped to form the association and served on its board of directors. Most recently she served as the provost at the Johns Hopkins University.
- The technology of generating and harnessing light and other forms of radiant energy whose quantum unit is the photon. The science includes light emission, transmission, deflection, amplification and detection by optical components and instruments, lasers and other light sources, fiber optics, electro-optical instrumentation, related hardware and electronics, and sophisticated systems. The range of applications of photonics extends from energy generation to detection to communications and...
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