Enrique Parra

ENRIQUE (RIQ) PARRA serves as a program officer for AFOSR, where he is responsible for the development and technical oversight of the USPL-Matter Interactions research program. Before joining AFOSR, he spent 7 years as a strategic consultant to Government science and technology clients in a wide range of technical areas, including ultrafast lasers, high-energy lasers, atomic physics, and nonlinear optics. Dr. Parra holds a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Maryland.