Kristofer Meehan

Kristofer Meehan

Postdoctoral Researcher


Dr. Kristofer Meehan is a postdoctoral research associate at Berkeley Lab, joining the Laser Technologies Group in 2024. Kris received his PhD from the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University in 2023, where he studied nanosecond pulsed atmospheric pressure plasmas and advanced laser diagnostics for aeronautical flow control applications. His research interests are in the areas of nonlinear optics, gas discharge physics, and plasma diagnostics with applications to energy and the environment.


Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, PhD, Princeton University, 2023
Mechanical Engineering, BS, Lafayette College, 2015