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.
Hallab, Nadim James was born on September 21, 1965 in Baton Rouge. Son of Abdul Hamid and Mary Clark (Yost) Hallab.
Bachelor of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1988. Master of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane University, 1996.
Mechanical engineer National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Moffett Field, California, 1985-1987. Researcher, postdoctoral fellow Rush Medical Center, Chicago, since 1996.
Member Society Biomaterials.
Avocations: rescue scuba diving, collector of antique scientific instruments, sculpting.