Frederic Leblond, PhD
Frederic Leblond, Ph.D, is an associate professor at the Department of Engineering Physics at Polytechnique Montreal where he heads the Optical Radiology Laboratory (LRO). He is also adjunct professor at Dartmouth College, and a researcher at the Centre for Research Hospital of the University of Montreal (CHUM Research Centre). Prof. Leblond holds an Engineering Physics degree from Polytechnique Montreal, a master’s in physics from Laval University and a doctorate in physics from McGill University. After his PhD he was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Chicago. He also served as a senior researcher for three years and worked on the development of medical instruments in a Montreal medical imaging company. Before joining Polytechnique, Prof. Leblond was professor of engineering at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire for five years where he was also affiliated with the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.