Michael Keidar

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Michael Keidar

Director of GWIN


Office Phone: 202-994-6929
SEH 3550 | Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday: 2:00 - 3:00pm; By appointment

Professor Michael Keidar's Micropropulsion and Nanotechnology Lab conducts advanced fundamental and applied research in plasma medicine, micropropulsion for micro and nanosatellites, and plasma nanoscience and nanotechnology. Current projects include a cold plasma application for wound healing; cold plasma cancer therapy; the synthesis of single-wall carbon nanotubes with controlled conductivity; the synthesis of graphene with controlled numbers of layers; and the manufacturing of ultracapacitor devices based on nanotubes and graphene, micro-cathode thrusters for nano satellites, and multi-scale plasma simulations.


  • Fellow of AIAA
  • American Physical Society (APS)
  • National Academy of Inventors (NAI) |