Diana C. Chen
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Diana C. Chen is a Research Scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. She has numerous publications in technical journals and 22 granted US patents. Her work on laser beam shaping was selected as “Optics of the Year” in 1995 by Optics and Photonic News. Her work on the scanning laser ophthalmoscope and optical coherence tomography won the prestigious R&D 100 Awards in 2007 and 2010 for enhancing the quality of life of millions of people who are fighting vision loss and blindness. Most recently, she is tackling the global energy crisis by developing new sources of safe, secure, environmentally sustainable renewal energy.