Dr. Khalid Tantawi

Assistant Professor – Mechatronics
Engineering Management and Technology Department

Contact information

College of Engineering and Computer Science
University of Tennessee Chattanooga
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37403-2598

email: Khalid-Tantawi@utc.edu
phone:  (423) 425- 5778
office: EMCS 326C


Dr. Khalid Tantawi has more than 10 years of teaching and research experience. Previously, was a trainer for Siemens Technik Akademy for certifying Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certifications (level 1).  Also was the elected chair of the Engineering section of the Tennessee Academy of Science, an active academic auditor, and a member of the Tennessee Textbook Advisory Panel, and the European Commission’s Erasmus Mundus Association. With more than 30 journal and conference publications, Dr. Tantawi was also an invited speaker at several conferences, and reviewed and judged many textbooks, scientific papers, and grant proposals.


Dr. Tantawi’s research interests include:

  • Micro- Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS), fabrication of microstructures made in porous silicon for studying transmembrane proteins
  • Microfluidics using photosensitive glass
  • Advanced manufacturing and Industry 4.0 technologies.

For more information, please visit Dr. Tantawi’s research page.

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