Community Speakers Lecture: Elaine Ulrich

On Friday, May 17, 2013, the College of Optical Sciences was treated to a special Community Speakers Series lecture by Elaine Ulrich, Ph.D. 2008, who manages the Next Generation Photovoltaics (II) program in the Solar Energy Technologies Office at the Department of Energy. She detailed her transition into a career in science policy and then discussed how the Department of Energy's SunShot Initiative is addressing the economic, security and environmental challenges of our current energy system.