Linda S. Posadas

Field of award: Physics

Year awarded: 1987

Division: Physical Sciences


In recognition of her researches in physics specifically in the field of semiconductor lasers, a field with extensive technological and practical applications. Dr. Posadas is one of the few physicists who have worked on both theoretical (Mathematics) topics, like Clifford algebra formalisms, and experimental (practical) problems, such as semiconductor lasers. Her works are published in the internationally acclaimed IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics and have been presented in international conferences.

Education: PhD (Physics) University of the Philippines 1987; Diploma (Ionization Physics) University of Wales 1984; MS (Physics) University of the Philippines 1980; BS (Physics) University of the Philippines 1968