Dr. Mohamed Omar Abdelgawad | American University of Sharjah

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, 2009
MS, Mechanical Engineering, Concordia University, 2003
Bachelor, Mechanical Engineering, Assiut University, 1998

Professional experience

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Assiut University, Asyut, Egypt, 2016 - 2018
Adjunct Associate Professor, Center Of Nanotechnology, Zewail City of Science and Technology, Egypt, 2016 - 2017
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Center Of Nanotechnology, Zewail City of Science and Technology, Egypt, 2015 - 2016
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Assiut University, 2010 - 2016
Director Of The Knowledge Transfer Office (kto), Assiut University, Egypt, 2011 - 2013
Post Doctoral Fellow, Department Of Surgical Oncology, University of Toronto, 2009 - 2010

Memberships

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, IEEE, 1 March 2019
Royal Society of Chemistry, RSC, 1 November 2016
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME, 1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016
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