Dr. Mostafa El-Sayed received his B.S. from Ain Shams U. Cairo, Egypt and his Ph.D. from Florida State University. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Yale University from 1958-59, at Harvard University from 1959-60, and at California Institute of Technology 1960-61. He is currently the Regents’ Professor and Julius Brown Chair at Georgia Institute of Technology.
Professor El-Sayed’s research group is housed in the Laser Dynamics Laboratory (LDL). LDL houses the most recent lasers and laser spectroscopic equipment for time-resolved studies in the femto-to-millisecond time scale. The LDL site has a more expanded description of the research, the group and a full list of the over 600 publications. His research areas include: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: Potential Use of Nanoparticles in Nanomedicine, Nanocatalysis, and Plasmonics.
Dr. El-Sayed is the recipient of numerous awards and a member of several Journal Advisory Boards.
To read more about Dr. El-Sayed’s accomplishments and research interests, please view his website here.