Amad Tayebi, Plastics Engineering
ExpertiseFibrous materials and composites. mechanical behavior, performance and failure of plastics products. air filtration and respiratory protective devices, automated assembly systems. Patent law.
Plastics product design, testing and failure analysis. Design of automated assembly systems. Mechanics of fibrous structures and fiber reinforced composites.
Educational BackgroundB.S. (Highest Honors), Alexandria University, S.M., M.E., Sc.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, J.D., Massachusetts School of Law
BiosketchDr. Tayebi has extensive research, industrial and business experience in the fields of thermoforming, fibrous structures and processing of fibrous materials, filtration, fluid transfer through porous media, fiber-reinforced composites, respiratory protective devices and design of automated assembly equipment. He is also a patent attorney involved in preparation and prosecution of patent applications, infringement, and validity opinions. He has authored numerous technical and law articles and 25 U.S. patents.