Dr. Neda Nazemifard

Associate Professor

Office: 12-237 Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering
9211 - 116th Street NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 1H9
Phone: 780.492.3193
Fax: 780.492.2881

Research Interests

  • Transport phenomena in micro/nano scale environment
  • Electrokinetics and colloidal interactions
  • Design and fabrication of micro/nanofluidic reactors with energy and petroleum applications
  • Polymer dynamics in porous structures


Dr. Neda Nazemifard joined the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta in January 2011 as an Assistant Professor. She is the principal investigator in the Transport and Electrokinetics Laboratory (TEKLab). She received her BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tehran University and her MSc and PhD in Mechanical Engineering from University of Alberta in 2006 and 2010, respectively. Her PhD project involved developing a microfluidic device for fractionation of DNA molecules. She was the recipient of a number of scholarships for her PhD work including NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGSD).

Dr. Neda Nazemifard