Mahdi Abu-Omar

Mahdi Abu-Omar

Mahdi Abu-Omar

Endowed Chair, Mellichamp Academic Initiative in Sustainability
Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry and Chemical Engineering

Expertise

Design, synthesis, and mechanistic studies of catalysts aimed at green and sustainable processes for making chemicals, materials, and fuels from renewable feedstock; bioinspired catalysis for environmental remediation; fundamentals of electron and atom transfer reactions.