Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



August 14, 2015

Nerine Cherepy and Michael Pivovaroff are new Senior Members of SPIE.

Nerine Cherepy (left), Michael Pivovaroff

LLNL researchers Nerine Cherepy and Michael Pivovaroff are among the 171 new Senior Members of SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics. Cherepy is being recognized for her "achievements in discovery and development of new scintillator materials and detectors", and Pivovaroff for his "achievements in design, fabrication, and use of reflective X-ray optics". SPIE Senior Members are members of distinction who are honored for their professional experience, their active involvement with the optics community and SPIE, and/or significant performance that sets them apart from their peers.

Full details and the IEEE press announcement can be found here .