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.

Education
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)

Memberships/Associations
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