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Tahir Ayoola Brimmo
Graduate Student Affiliation: NYU New York
Education: MSc, Masdar Institute (MIT Collaboration); BSc, University of Lagos
Ayoola joined the AMMLab in August 2016 to work on the development of microfluidic “lab on tip” devices for isolating and manipulating single mamalian cells, as potential point-of-care diagnostics tools. Before joining us, Ayoola was a Research Engineer at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, where he worked on analyzing and designing cutting-edge systems, for the aluminum production, water desalinaton, and sustainable energy indsutries, with the aid of numerical models. In 2013, he obtained his Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering at Masdar Institute in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and has since been involved in non-profit ventures aimed at proffering sustainable solutions to energy and environmental problems in developing countries.