Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Fluid mechanics, gas dynamics, measuring instruments, Engineering mathematics, microfluidics

Research areas

Microfluidics and its biological applications including biological sample processing, medical diagnostics, cellular mechanobiology, and swimming behavior of sperm cells. I am also interested in studying the physics of liquid manipulation on the microscale including electrowetting, contact angle saturation, and digital microfluidics.

Education

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto
MS, Mechanical Engineering, Concordia University
Bachelor, Mechanical Engineering, Assiut University

Professional experience

Associate Professor at Assiut University, Egypt(2016 - 2018)
Adjunct Associate Professor at Zewail City of Science and Technology, Egypt(2016 - 2017)
Adjunct Assistant Professor at Zewail City of Science and Technology, Egypt(2015 - 2016)
Assistant Professor at Assiut University(2010 - 2016)
Director of the Knowledge Transfer office (KTO) at Assiut University, Egypt(2011 - 2013)
Post Doctoral Fellow at University of Toronto(2009 - 2010)

Memberships

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2019 - present
Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016 - present
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2016 - 2016

Contact

mabdelgawad@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2965

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