Elise Pilat is an Electrical Engineer in the Nanofabrication Operations Group. She has a B.A.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology from ITT Technical Institute. She is a veteran of the United States Air Force, where she served as a Computer, Network, Switching and Cryptographic Systems Technician and developed experience repairing and troubleshooting a wide range of electronic systems. In the NanoFab, Elise assists researchers, maintains laboratory equipment, and services several advanced tools.