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Specialization: Photonic Studies Scientist

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Specialization: Photonic Studies Scientist is a duty officer specialization within the Science department. A maximum of 3 may be assigned to the active duty roster.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Ability Recharge variant[edit | edit source]

Quality Ship Duty Effect
White Reduce the time for Photonic Officer or Photonic Shockwave to recharge after use.
Recharge time improved by 5%.
Green Reduce the time for Photonic Officer or Photonic Shockwave to recharge after use.
Recharge time improved by 10%.
Blue Reduce the time for Photonic Officer or Photonic Shockwave to recharge after use.
Recharge time improved by 15%.
Purple Reduce the time for Photonic Officer or Photonic Shockwave to recharge after use.
Recharge time improved by 20%.

Photonic Aftershock variant[edit | edit source]

  • Ship Duty: Space
  • Game Description: [SP] Chance to trigger a Photonic Aftershock
  • Ability affected: Photonic Shockwave icon (Federation).png Photonic Shockwave
    • Your Photonic Shockweve has a 40% chance to trigger a Photonic Aftershock on each effected target. These aftershocks do not damage the targets directly, but damage your enemies that are around the affected targets.
  • Obtained: Fleet Support Duty Officer Pack
Quality Ship Duty Effect
White 10% chance: to create a smaller Aftershock Wave on each target hit.
Green 20% chance: to create a smaller Aftershock Wave on each target hit.
Blue 30% chance: to create a smaller Aftershock Wave on each target hit.
Purple 40% chance: to create a smaller Aftershock Wave on each target hit.

Photonic Aftershock + Elachi variant[edit | edit source]

Quality Ship Duty Effect
Purple Your Photonic Shockweve has a 40% chance to trigger a Photonic Aftershock on each effected target. These aftershocks do not damage the targets directly, but damage your enemies that are around the affected targets.

40% chance: to create a smaller Aftershock Wave on each target hit.

Elachi Survivor: Increases all damage when in combat versus Elachi on both Space and Ground Maps. Stacks with other Elachi Warfare Duty Officers bonuses up to a max of 20%.

+2% All Damage vs. Elachi

Available Photonic Studies Scientists[edit | edit source]

See all randomly generated Starfleet, KDF, or Romulan Republic duty officers with this specialization.
Special duty officers are listed below.
Name Species Rank Traits
1
United Federation of Planets
Female
Female
||| Alonia Romulan Senior Chief Specialist CunningCunning EfficientEfficient EmotionalEmotional ResolveResolve
1
United Federation of Planets
Male
Male
|| Dak Z'kyhor Andorian Senior Specialist AggressiveAggressive EmotionalEmotional Founders of the FederationFotF StubbornStubborn
1
United Federation of Planets
Male
Male
| Dseprac Tellarite Specialist AggressiveAggressive Founders of the FederationFotF StubbornStubborn TeamworkTeamwork
1
United Federation of Planets
Male
Male
|| Kotkobeg Benzite Senior Specialist EfficientEfficient LogicalLogical
1
United Federation of Planets
Male
Male
||| Laytaf Dulot Bajoran Senior Chief Specialist EfficientEfficient EmotionalEmotional ResolveResolve TeamworkTeamwork
1
United Federation of Planets
Male
Male
| Makud Trill Specialist CongenialCongenial HonorableHonorable PeacefulPeaceful TeamworkTeamwork
1
United Federation of Planets
Male
Male
| Stannuz Trill Specialist CongenialCongenial EmotionalEmotional HonorableHonorable TeamworkTeamwork
2
Klingon Empire
Male
Male
|| Ch'Ton Klingon Sergeant HonorableHonorable LogicalLogical ResilientResilient StubbornStubborn
2
Klingon Empire
Male
Male
||| Gilg Orion Lieutenant CunningCunning EmotionalEmotional ResolveResolve UnscrupulousUnscrupulous
2
Klingon Empire
Female
Female
||| Kitlenn Klingon Lieutenant AggressiveAggressive ResolveResolve StubbornStubborn UnrulyUnruly
2
Klingon Empire
Male
Male
| Okgat Klingon Warrior AggressiveAggressive HonorableHonorable ResilientResilient StubbornStubborn
2
Klingon Empire
Male
Male
||| R'Saant Gorn Lieutenant Cold BloodedCold Blooded EfficientEfficient HonorableHonorable ResilientResilient
2
Klingon Empire
Female
Female
| Reli Orion Warrior LogicalLogical SeductiveSeductive TeamworkTeamwork UnscrupulousUnscrupulous
2
Klingon Empire
Male
Male
| T'Saan Gorn Warrior Cold BloodedCold Blooded HonorableHonorable ResilientResilient StubbornStubborn
2
Klingon Empire
Male
Male
| Zlaas Gorn Warrior Cold BloodedCold Blooded Eidetic MemoryEidetic Memory LogicalLogical StubbornStubborn
4
Cross-Faction
Female
Female
|| Ophelia Photonic Senior Specialist CongenialCongenial Eidetic MemoryEidetic Memory EmotionalEmotional PhotonicPhotonic ResilientResilient

Notes/References[edit | edit source]

As of a patch release on April 4, 2013, the Photonic Studies Scientist no longer reduces the recharge time on Photonic Shockwave Torpedo.


Duty officer specializations
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"F" links lead to a list of non-special Starfleet duty officers
"K" links lead to a list of non-special Klingon duty officers
Tactical Conn Officer (Evasive Maneuvers: F/K/R, Tactical Team: F/K) • Energy Weapons Officer (F/K) • Ground Warfare Specialist (F/K) • Projectile Weapons Officer (F/K) • Shield Distribution Officer (F/K) • Space Warfare Specialist (F/K)
Security Armory Officer (F/K) • Assault Squad Officer (F/K) • Security Officer (F/K)
Engineering Consultant (F/K) • Damage Control Engineer (F/K) • Diagnostic Engineer (F/K) • Fabrication Engineer (F/K) • Maintenance Engineer (F/K) • Matter-Antimatter Specialist (F/K) • Systems Engineer (F/K) • Technician (F/K) • Warp Core Engineer (F/K)
Operations Deflector Officer (F/K) • Explosives Expert (F/K) • Flight Deck Officer (F/K) • Hazard System Officer (F/K) • Quartermaster (F/K) • Sensors Officer (F/K) • Tractor Beam Officer (F/K) • Transporter Officer (F/K)
Science Astrometrics Scientist (F/K) • Biologist (F/K) • Botanist (F/K) • Development Lab Scientist (F/K) • Geologist (F/K) • Gravimetric Scientist (F/K) • Photonic Studies Scientist (F/K) • Research Lab Scientist (F/K) • Warp Theorist (F/K)
Medical Biochemist (F/K) • Counselor (F/K) • Doctor (F/K) • Medic (K) • Nurse (F)
Civilian Advisor (F/K) • Bartender (F/K) • Chef (F/K) • Colonist (F/K) • Diplomat (F/K) • Entertainer (F/K) • MinerPrisoner (F/K)• Refugee (F/K) • Trader (F/K)