Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Ahmad K. Omar

Education:

B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Texas, Austin; M.S., Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology

Dissertation:

Dynamics, Mechanics and Stability of Physical Gels

Thesis Advisor:

Zhen-Gang Wang, Professor of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology

Research Topic:

The Role of Fluid Dynamics in Biological Phase Transitions

Mentor:

Phillip Geissler, Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley

Current Position:

President's Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley / Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of California, Berkeley (eff. 7/1/21)