Faculty of Engineering

Christian-Albrechts-Universitšt zu Kiel

Nanochemistry and Nanoengineering group














Brief Biography of Prof. Dr. Mady Elbahri




Mady Elbahri obtained his B.Sc. in chemistry from Cairo University, Egypt, and received his M.Sc. in polymer chemistry from the Technical University of Clausthal, Germany. He then moved to the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Kiel where he received his PhD “with highest honors” in the field of nanotechnology. He has been honored with the “Nano Science Award” of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (AGeNT-D/BMBF). In 2009 he was granted a Helmholtz-University Group of Academic Talents.

Elbahri is the head of the Nanochemistry and Nanoengineering group located at the Institute of Polymer Research at Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht and at the Institute for Materials Science at the University of Kiel.

Mady Elbahri holds more than 15 patents in the U.S.A., Europe and Germany. He works in new fields of research and establishes new aspects of nanosynthesis, nanopatterning, nanocomposites, and bionano applications along with the development of several devices using chemical and physical methods.




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Institute of Polymer Research
Helmholtz Zentrum Geesthacht
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