Tarek Fadel

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Tarek Fadel

Postdoctoral Fellow

BS, Oregon State University
MS, Yale University
PhD, Yale University

E-mail: Tarek.Fadel@yale.edu

Currently at the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) of the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI)

Research Focus: Immunotherapeutic applications of carbon nanotubes.

Fahmy Lab Publications: 

  • Fadel TR, Look M, Staffier PA, Haller G, Pfefferle L, Fahmy TM, Clustering of Stimuli on Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Enhances Cellular Activation. Langmuir, 2009.
  • Fadel TR, Steenblock ER, Stern E, Li N, Wang X, Haller G, Pfefferle L, Fahmy TM, Enhanced cellular activation with single-wall carbon nanotubes presenting antibody stimuli. Nanoletters. 2008 Jul;8(7):2070-6

Honors and Awards:

  • Harding Bliss Prize, 2011
  • SEAS Leadership Fellow
  • Langer Chemical Engineering Symposium first place award (2008)
  • Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering (YINQE) awardee (2007)
  • National Science Foundation honorable mention (2007)
  • Resident Student Counselor of the Year (2003)


  • McDougal fellow for graduate student life 2007-2008, 2008-2009
  • Member of the graduate mentoring committee (2007)
  • Student resident counselor (1999-2003)
  • Apprenticeships in Science and Engineering (ASE) mentor for high school students (2002)
  • Summer experiences in science and engineering for youth (SESEY) research mentor (2000)