S2O - 2020 Summit
Dr. Amer and his colleagues are part of the S20 - Circular Economy (CE) task force organizing team. In this theme, Circular Economy: Holistic Solutions for our Environment will discuss issues related to energy, water, food & agriculture, and materials manufacturing. Read more about circular economy here. For the final report, click here.
New biosensor could monitor glucose levels in tears and sweat
Constantly tracking a person's glucose levels through their tears or sweat could be one step closer to providing people with diabetes an improved monitoring tool. Researchers report the development of an ultra-thin, flexible sensor that could be incorporated into contact lenses or on the backs of watches for real-time glucose tracking. For more details, check the articles by:
No sweat: Biosensors for easier testing
A case study discusses our highly sensitive biosensor which measures glucose in sweat and tears. The study can be found here.
2018 American Physical Society featured video
During APS 2018 march meeting, our group was featured on APS TV. In this video, we focus on how nanoscience and nanotechnology can help the environment through innovative nanomaterials.
2017 Innovation to Impact Event
Innovation to impact event was held in King Abdullah University for Science and Technology. Dr. Amer was in the moderator for the focus group working on energy.
2016 Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Symposium
The 2016 Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Symposium, sponsored by the US National Academy of Science (NAS) is held in MASDAR institute. Dr. Amer was a co-chair in the session entitled "Nanotechnology for Next Generation Electronics and Photonics".