Kent Leung

Nuclear Physicist

How and when did you know you were interested in a STEM career?

-During my senior year of college, I really enjoyed the practical/experimental side of physics during labs.

Who helped influence your choice to have an interest or a career in STEM?

-My professors during undergrad and graduate years were the most influential.

Do you have any STEM heroes?

-Robert A. Millikan and Chien-Shiung Wu (or "Madame Wu"). Both were great experimental physics that really sparked my interest in focusing on this path.