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.

Leonid Nichman
Associate Research Officer
Expertise: Manufacturing industry, Materials testing, Printing technologies, Speciality coating, Air Pollution & Quality, Compound detection, Particulate matter, Arctic & Northern, Contaminants, Atmospheric environment, Weather & Meteorology, Aerosols, Airborne measurements, Cloud physics, Laboratory measurements, Materials, Microscopy, Polymer Composites, Scientific equipment, Chemistry, Materials, Physical sciences, Economics and Industry, Air, Environment, Sciences
Lewis Knee
Senior Research Officer
Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics
Expertise: Space sciences, Astronomy, Observational astronomy
Louis Poirier
RCO, Cold Regions Technologies
Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
Expertise: Sciences, Engineering, Cold Region Engineering, Physics, Scientific research, Physical sciences
Lu Yang
Senior Research Officer
Expertise: Sciences, Chemistry
Marc-Antoine Drouin
Senior Research Officer
Digital Technologies
Expertise: Information Technology, Computer Vision, Acquiring, Analyzing, Processing
Senior Research Officer
Human Health Therapeutics
Expertise: Health, Cancer, Neurosciences, Pharmacokinetics/Dynamics, Pharmacology
Mark Salomons
RCO, Instrument Design Engineer
Expertise: Sciences, Scientific research
Marzieh Riahinezhad
Assistant Research Officer
Expertise: Materials, Polymer Composites, Engineered materials, Nanomaterials, Polymers, Sciences, Scientific research, Technology, Chemical analysis, Nanotechnology
Maurice Defo
Associate Research Officer
Expertise: Energy, Heat Transfer, Forests, Wood Fibre, Wood-based Panels, Forest Products, Wood Preservation, Materials, Biomaterials, Composites, Engineered materials, Sciences, Scientific research, Technology, Simulation & Numerical Modelling
Max Kinateder
Assistant Research Officer
Expertise: Social Sciences, Psychology, Applied Psychology, Safety and Security, Psychosocial and Community Resilience, Information Technology, Human-computer interaction, Data Science, Transportation, Infrastructure