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Biomedical engineer

Nadim James Hallab, American Biomedical engineer. Achievements include work with in-vitro cellular adhesion to implant materials demonstrating that it is unaffected by slight surface roughness variation among high adhesion materials but is affected by surface energy in particular, polar surface energy, and surface charge. Member Society Biomaterials.

Background

Hallab, Nadim James was born on September 21, 1965 in Baton Rouge. Son of Abdul Hamid and Mary Clark (Yost) Hallab.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1988. Master of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane University, 1996.

Career

Mechanic engineer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Moffett Field, California, 1985-1987; researcher, postdoctoral fellow, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include work with in-vitro cellular adhesion to implant materials demonstrating that it is unaffected by slight surface roughness variation among high adhesion materials but is affected by surface energy in particular, polar surface energy, and surface charge.

Membership

Member Society Biomaterials.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: rescue scuba diving, collector of antique scientific instruments, sculpting.

Connections

Married Anastasia Hallab, October 11, 1997.

father:
Abdul Hamid Hallab

mother:
Mary Clark (Yost) Hallab

spouse:
Anastasia Hallab