George Kachen, Ph.D.
Mr. Kachen brings over 45 years of technical, business development, and marketing expertise to help organizations meet their goals. Previously, Mr. Kachen served as the Senior Director of the Tech Transfer Office at UMass-Lowell. His technical expertise in lasers, non-linear optics, and nanotechnology has enabled him to be a valuable member of Proposal Red Team Reviews and of review panels for non-profits such as the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative and MassVentures. Dr. Kachen holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from University of California Berkeley, an M.S. in Nuclear Engineering (Fusion Option) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. in Applied Science from University of California Davis.