Contact Information:

UIC Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering (M/C 251), 2039 ERF, 842 W. Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607

Office: 2053 ERF


PhD, Mechanical Engineering
The City University of New York-Graduate Center, 2010

Fluid mechanics and their contribution in diverse areas using numerical, experimental and analytical approaches, fluid dynamics and multiphase flow, non-colloidal suspensions, analysis of biological systems and flow over and through porous media.

I@UNITO Faculty fellowship 2016.

IFPA 2016-New investigator NIH award for high-quality research in the placenta area.

2014 NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship, Summer 2014.

PREM Scholar, Benjamin Levich Institute, 2010-2012.

Outstanding Ph.D. student fellowship, Fall 2010.

NSF Scholar, NSF Grant # 0432229, The City College of New York, 2007-2009.

CUNY Science fellowship, Fall 2006.

Full tuition waiver and scholarship, 2006-2010.

Doctoral Student Research Grant Award, Fall 2007, Fall 2009.

Sue Rosenberg Zalk Student Travel and Research Fund and the Ph.D. Alumni Association Dissertation Support Fund Award- The City University of New York, Fall 2007, and Fall 2009

Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports (Nature community). 2018-present.

Committee Member, InterPore Meeting. 2018-present.