Fisher, Timothy Scott

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Cotton Used as Base for Growth of Graphene
  1. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Materials and Manufacturing
Fisher, Timothy Scott
Surround Gating of Vertical Carbon Nanotube Arrays
  1. Electrical Engineering
  2. Micro & Nanotechnologies
Sands, Timothy D.
Body Fluid Component Electrochemical Biosensor
  1. Biomedical Engineering
  2. Medical/Health
Porterfield, D. Marshall


Dr. Timothy Fisher is the former James G. Dwyer Professor of Mechanical Engineering, a Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics by courtesy, and the Director of the Nanoscale Transport Research Group at Purdue University. Dr. Fisher is now a Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at UCLA. Dr. Fisher received his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University. He was named a Purdue University Faculty Scholar, 2009 to 2014. His research interests include nanoscale energy transport and conversion, synthesis of nanomaterials, cooling of microelectronics, and microfluidics.

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