Tarek Abdel-Fattah
Associate Professor
Biology, Chemistry, and Environmental Science
757-594-7606 | fattah@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Inorganic chemistry, materials synthesis and characterization, nanotechnology, environmental remediation and catalysis.

Ph.D. Inorganic/Material Chemistry, Northeastern University, 1994
M.S. Inorganic/Material Chemistry, Alexandria University, 1988
B.S. Special Chemistry, Alexandria University, 1983

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
National Science Foundation Career Grant NASA Faculty Fellowship (Summer 2004) National Science Foundation Grant (2004-2007)
US Air Force Grant, Remediation Technology (2003-2005)
NASA Grant, Nanotechnology (2001-2003) (2002-2004) NASA/American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Faculty Fellowship (2000) (2001)

American Chemical Society
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Society
Virginia Academy of Science

Community Involvement
President, Tidewater Chapter of Sigma Xi Scientific Society (2003-2004)
Judge, high school and middle school science fairs