NRC directory of science professionals


This directory lists some of the NRC’s talented researchers and professionals. Click on the names to view their profiles and learn more about their projects, their passions, and their contributions in advancing science and technology for Canadians.

Barry Wood
Vol-NRC Retiree
Expertise: Sciences, Metrology, Mass and related quantities, Electricity and Magnetism
Chang Guo
Assistant Research Officer
Security and Disruptive Technologies
Expertise: Materials, Chemistry, Polymers, Sciences, Engineering, Material processing
Christine de Groot
Expertise: Sciences, Engineering, Technology, Technology transfer
Christophe Py
Director R&D, Materials and Devices
Advanced Electronics and Photonics
Expertise: Information Technology, Electronic Devices, Organic semiconductors, Photonic Devices, Semiconductors, Sensors, Sciences, Physical sciences
David Villeneuve
Principal Research Officer
Security and Disruptive Technologies
Expertise: Sciences, Physics, Atomics, molecular and optical physics, Physical sciences
Senior Research Officer
Digital Technologies
Expertise: Sciences, Physics, Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science, Computer Vision, Economics and Industry, Economic research
François Lapointe
Research Officer
Security and Disruptive Technologies
Expertise: Materials, Nanomaterials, Polymers, Quantum, Advanced photonics sensing, Molecular spectroscopy, Sciences, Chemistry, Materials, Physics, Physical sciences, Technology, Information Technology, Sensors, Electronic Devices, Nanotechnology, Printable electronics
Georgette Macdonald
Project Advisor
Expertise: Sciences, Metrology
Heather Wright Beatty
Associate Research Officer
Expertise: Health, Biomonitoring, Hazard Identification, Environment and Human Health, Biomedical Experiments, Human Exposure Research, Health Sciences, Medical Technology, Simulation and Digital Health, Biomedical Data Science, Telemedicine, Remote Data Management, Virtual Assistants, Standards/Method Development, Human Health Risk Assessment, Sciences, Space sciences, Astronaut training, Space technology, Physiology, Scientific research, Transportation, Aviation
Heike Schreiber
Assistant Research Officer
Expertise: Energy, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), Thermal Energy Storage, Energy Efficiency, Renewables - Solar Energy, Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, Scientific research