Congratulations to Prof. Ndao for being named 10 of the Young Scientists Shaping the Future – World Economic Forum
Congratulations to Prof. Ndao for being promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with Tenure in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at UNL effective August 13, 2018.
Prof. Ndao gives a keynote talk titled "Thermal Computing: High Temperature NanoThermoMechanical Memory & Logic Devices" at the 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC), Fort Lauderdale, FL (USA), March 4–7, 2018.
IntelliFarm awards Prof. Ndao (PI) and team at UNL a grant to develop a microfluidics system for contaminant sensing.
Prof. Ndao is awarded a Phase I, Round 19 Grand Challenges Explorations (Bill & Melinda Gates foundation) grant through his collaboration with Institue Pasteur de Dakar, Senegal.
Prof. Ndao spoke at the World Bank panel on "The State of the Africa Region: Skills for Success in a Transforming Africa", Watch recording here.
Mahmoud Elzouka is recipient of the 2017 UNL College of Engineering Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award.
Dr. Ndao gives an invited talk titled "Controlling Heat Flow at the Micro & Nanoscale: Application in Thermal Management and Thermal Computing" at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia.
Congratulations to Mahmoud (Ph.D), Anton (M.S), and Ethan (M.S) for having successfully defended their thesis.
Dr. Ndao gives an invited talk titled "Near-Field Thermal Radiation for Solar Thermophotovoltaics and High Temperature Thermal Logic and Memory Applications" at NEBRASKA MRSEC Symposium.
Congratulations to graduate student Mahmoud El-Zouka for the acceptance of his paper "High Temperature Near-Field NanoThermoMechanical Rectification" in Nature Scientific Reports.
Congratulations to graduate student Ethan Davis for the acceptance of his paper "Wetting Characteristics of 3-Dimensional Nanostructured Fractal Surfaces" in Applied Surface Science.
Congratulations to Dr. Ndao for having been selected as one of the 2016 recipients of the College of Engineering Henry Y. Kleinkauf Family Distinguished New Faculty Teaching Award.
Dr. Ndao named as one of a seven member executive committee to oversee the operation of UNL's new $3.5M NSF grant for nanoscience center.
Dr. Ndao's outreach work to promote Science and Engineering Education in Africa has been featured on the Nebraska Engineering News.
Congratulation new fellowship awardees Sarah Wallis ($3,000 - NASA Nebraska Space Grant Fellowship) and Mahmoud Elzouka ($1,500 - UNL Dean’s Fellowship).
Congratulation to Prof. Ndao for being awarded (as CO-PI) an ONR/NSRI grant to conduct research on "Functionalized Metallic Surfaces for Enhanced Heat Transfer, Drag Reduction, and Novel Power Sources".
Congratulation to Graduate student Corey Kruse for having successfully defended his MS Thesis titled "Heat Transfer Enhancement and Applications of Femtosecond Laser Processed Metallic Surfaces".
Dr. Ndao invited to give two seminars on "two-phase heat transfer from FLSP metallic surfaces" and "NanoThermoMechanical memory for extreme-environment electronics" at NASA Glenn Research Center.
Dr. Ndao to serve as Topic Organizer (Area : Thermal Management - Jet & Spray Cooling) for the upcoming ASME InterPACK / ICNMM 2015 conference, San Francisco, CA.
Dr. Ndao's work on “Jet impingement on Micro Pin Fins for the Thermal Management of Microelectronics” has been featured in the September issue of “Electronics cooling”:
Dr. Ndao to Chair the session on “Flow Boiling in Microchannels I” at the 12th International Conference on Nanochannels, microchannels, and Minichannels, Chicago, Illinois, August 2014.
Prof. Ndao's paper on "Micro device design and fabrication for the experimental investigation of jet impingement on an array of micro pin fins" has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering.
Congratulation to Prof. Ndao for being awarded (as CO-PI) a NASA EPSCoR grant in the amount of $750,000 to conduct research on "Highly Permanent Biomimetic Micro/Nanostructured Surfaces by Femtosecond Laser Surface Processing for Thermal Management Systems."
Congratulation to graduate student Mahmoud Elzouka; out of the 60+ posters submitted in Engineering this year at the 2014 UNL Spring Research Fair, his poster was selected as one of the three Commendation Awards! Each Commendation Award includes a $200 cash prize from the College of Engineering.
CONGRATULATION to Corey Kruse for being awarded the NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship for $68,000 a year for 3 years to pursue his Ph.D. degree. He is the first to ever receive this award in the State of Nebraska, we are very proud of him.
Congratulation to students in the Nano & Microsystems Research Lab - Six conference papers in 2014 (list of publications) :) .
Congratulation to new graduate student Ethan Davis for being awarded the Nebraska Engineering Recruitment Fellowship for $5,000. Welcome to the Nano & Microsystems Research Lab.
Dr. Ndao to Chair the session on “Thermal Characterization Methods” organized in the Emerging Technologies Track at the 2014 IEEE Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITherm) located at Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotel, Orlando, FL, 27 May - 30 May 2014.
Professor Ndao is awarded an NCESR Cycle 8 grant (as a Co-Investigator) from the Nebraska Center For Energy Sciences Research on "Numerical Modeling of the Formation of Micro/Nanostructures on Metals using Femtosecond Laser Surface Processing"
Dr. Ndao to serve as a member of the Regional Scientific Committee of USA, Mexico and Central America and an Associate Editor of the Proceedings for the 15th International Heat Transfer Conference to be held 10-15 August, 2014 in Kyoto, Japan.
Dr. Ndao's paper on the "Effects of pin fin shape and configuration on the single-phase heat transfer characteristics of jet impingement on micro pin fins" has been accepted for publication in IJHMT.
Dr. Ndao has been invited to be a Member of Scientific Committee for the International Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow (HTFF), Prague, Czech Republic, August, 2014.
Congratulations to Corey and co-authors for a publication in Langmuir
The NMRL welcomes graduate student Henry Ems who just joined our group
Congratulation to Corey Kruse, FIRST conference paper accepted - ASME 2013 Summer Heat Transfer Conference
Dr. Ndao to give a seminar on "Nano/Microsystems: Energy and Biomedical Applications" at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
Nathan Van Loon, an undergraduate student in the MME Department will join the lab as an undergraduate student researcher, Welcome Nathan!
Prof. Ndao's proposal (UNL internal funding) to the Nebraska Center For Energy Sciences Research was selected for funding, CONGRATULATION!!! 
Our lab is now member of Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience
The Nano & Microsystems Research Lab at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is Born