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

BSc, Assiut University, Egypt, 1998
MASc, Concordia University, Canada, 2003
PhD, University of Toronto, Canada, 2009

Professional experience

University of Toronto, ON, Canada, 2009-2010
Zewail City of Science and Technology, Cairo, Egypt, 2015-2018
Assiut University, Egypt, 2010-2018

Memberships

Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

Contact

mabdelgawad@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2965