People

  • Mohammed Daqaq, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs; Professor of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mfd6@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Tech

    Research Interests: application of nonlinear phenomena to improve the performance of micro-power generation systems, mic...

  • Raed Hashaikeh, Professor of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rh143@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD McGill University

    Research Interests: Advanced Materials, Nanofibers, Membranes, Desalination

  • Nikolaos Karathanasopoulos, Assistant Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: n.karathanasopoulos@nyu.edu
    Education: MS UC Berkeley; PhD ETH Zürich

    Research Interests: Structural Mechanics; Advanced Materials and Structures; Scientific Computing

  • Sunil Kumar, Program Head of Mechanical Engineering; Professor of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sunil.kumar@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley

    Research Interests: transport of light and thermal radiation

  • Mostafa Mobasher, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mostafa.mobasher@nyu.edu
    Education: Columbia University

    Research Interests: Computational methods; fracture mechanics; finite elements; multiphysics, material modeling

  • Mohammad Qasaimeh, Associate Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: maq4@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, McGill University

    Research Interests: microfluidic and MEMS devices for biomedical applications, point of care diagnostics

  • Khalil Ramadi, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kramadi@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, SM Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Neuroengineering; Translational Medicine; Medical Devices; Drug delivery

  • Vijayavenkataraman Sanjairaj, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: vs89@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD National University of Singapore

    Research Interests: 3D Printing and bioprinting for tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, drug testing, and medical...

  • Yong Rafael Song, Program Head of Bioengineering; Associate Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ys50@nyu.edu
    Education: MS and PhD, RWTH Aachen University of Technology, Germany

    Research Interests: design and manufacturing of MEMS devices, fluid mechanics, micro/nanofabrication

  • Jeremy Teo, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jeremy.teo@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, National University of Singapore

    Research Interests: immune-mechanobiology, biomaterials, biomimetic in vitro system, bioartificial organs