Outstanding Alumni Award 2011
- 1987 B.S., Physics, Kansas State University
- 1996 Ph.D., Physics, Purdue University
Penny Warren is a Detector Area Functional Manager and Principal Detector Engineer at Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corporation where she has worked since 2002. Prior to that, she was a Research Physicist in the Optical Sciences Division of the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC. Penny earned a B.S. in Physics from Kansas State University in 1987 and completed a Ph.D. at Purdue University in 1996 under the direction of Profs. Andrew Hirsch and Rolf Scharenberg. Penny and her spouse, Eric Johnson, reside in Boulder, Colorado. They welcomed their first child in April 2011.