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Jennifer Dionne

OSA Awards & Distinctions



Jennifer Dionne received her Ph.D. in Applied Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and B.S. degrees in Physics and Systems & Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis. Dionne is an associate professor of Materials Science and Engineering and of Radiology (by courtesy) at Stanford. Previously, she served as a postdoctoral researcher in Chemistry at Berkeley. Her work has been recognized with the Alan T. Waterman Award (2019), a Moore Inventor Fellowship (2017), the Materials Research Society Young Investigator Award (2017), Adolph Lomb Medal (2016), Sloan Foundation Fellowship (2015), and the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (2014), and was recently featured on Oprah’s list of “50 Things that will make you say ‘Wow’!”.



Document Created: 1 May 2020
Last Updated: 1 May 2020