About The Speaker
Wael Mamdouh is “Associate Professor” of Nanotechnology, and leader of the largest dynamic research groups at AUC; “Biomedical Polymer Nanocomposites, Hydrogels and Tissue Engineering”. He is also the founder of a recent Spinoff startup Company (NANO-Fib-TECH) for producing nanotechnology-based disinfectant solutions and Nanocosmetics for healthcare sector. Mamdouh received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium in 2002 and 2005, and B.Sc. in Science: Chemistry from Ain Shams University, Egypt in 1997. His h-index is 20, his publications and U.S. patents received more than 3300 citations worldwide. His research is focused on designing novel polymer nanocomposites, electrospun nanofibers, nanoparticles, Drug delivery nanocarriers, antibacterial nanocoatings and nanoscaffolds for wound dressings and tissue/bone/cartilage regeneration, Nanocosmetics, Nanoporous membranes for biomedical and packaging applications
Associated Professor and Leader, Biomedical Polymer Nanocomposites, Hydrogels, and Tissue Engineering Group of Department of Chemistry, School of Sciences and Engineering (SSE) The American University in Cairo (AUC).