Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



The management team for the NIF & Photon Science Principal Directorate supports the directorate’s key mission areas: Stockpile Stewardship, national security applications, NIF Discovery Science, laser-based directed energy and related laser and optical technologies, and advanced photon technologies.

Jeff Wisoff

Principal Associate Director
NIF & Photon Science

Jeff Atherton

Principal Deputy Principal Associate Director
NIF & Photon Science

Tom Anklam

Deputy Principal Associate Director for Science & Technology
NIF & Photon Science

Lydia Camara

Deputy Principal Associate Director for Operations
NIF & Photon Science

Terry Land

Deputy Principal Associate Director
NIF & Photon Science

Chris Barty

Chief Technology Officer
NIF & Photon Science

Tayyab Suratwala

Program Director, Optics and Materials Science & Technology

Paul Wegner

Program Director, Laser S&T and Systems Engineering

NIF


Mark Herrmann

Director, National Ignition Facility

Doug Larson

NIF Facility Manager and Chief Engineer, NIF & Photon Science

Bruno Van Wonterghem

Operations Manager
National Ignition Facility

Warren Hsing

Program Director, High Energy Density S&T
National Ignition Facility

Joe Kilkenny

Scientific Diagnostic Leader
National Ignition Facility

Abbas Nikroo

Target Fabrication Program Manager
National Ignition Facility

Kevin Fournier

Director, NIF User Office
National Ignition Facility

DoD Programs


Mike Carter

Program Director for DoD Technologies
NIF & Photon Science

Jay Dawson

Deputy Program Director for DoD Technologies
NIF & Photon Science

Advanced Photon Technologies


Constantin Haefner

Program Director for Advanced Photon Technologies
NIF & Photon Science

Jeff Horner

Project Engineer
Advanced Photon Technologies
NIF & Photon Science