Christopher Benson

Associate, EE & CS, Exponent

Christopher Benson is an experimental physicist with a background in mechanical engineering whose expertise covers high voltage systems, high-power devices, electric motors, detector calibration, extreme ultraviolet optics, wavelength shifting thin films, and detailed Monte Carlo simulations. His experience at Exponent includes failure analysis, testing, and instrumentation of consumer electronic devices and systems. He received his Ph.D. in Physics from UC Berkeley with a focus on experimental searches for high-mass dark matter particles using terrestrial detectors.