Prof. Daniela Mainardi

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Professor Louisiana The University (USA)

Prof. Mainardi is the Interim Director for Chemical and Nanosystems Engineering and the Thomas C. & Nelda M. Jeffery Professor of Chemical Engineering at Louisiana Tech University in USA. She is specialized in multi-scale modeling of kinetics, transport, and thermodynamics processes at the nano and micro scales. Mainardi has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles, conference papers and book chapters, and has given over 15 invited talks at international conferences, educational institutions, and research laboratories. Mainardi has received funding from the USA National Science Foundation (NSF), the USA Department of Energy, and the USA National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) resulting in $22.6M total. Mainardi was awarded the prestigious NSF-CAREER award in 2005 for her modeling work on fuel cells.