75 years of service to our nation


Ciro Lopez, Ph.D.
Research Scientist


Ciro Lopez is an expert in defense innovation and technology integration. He served as the CNA Field Representative to the U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet and to the Commander of the Electronic Attack Wing, U.S. Pacific Fleet.

Lopez has a Ph.D. in Chemistry with a focus in Physical Chemistry and Materials Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and a B.S. in Chemistry with minors in Physics and Math from Florida State University. He is fluent in Spanish.

Operations Evaluation Group
Special Activities and Innovation Team