Dr. Khalid Tantawi has more than 10 years of teaching and research experience. Previousely, 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 speker at several conferences, and reviewed and judged many textbooks and scientific papers in engineering journals and international conferences.
Dr. Tantawi's research interests are in Micro- Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS), fabrication of microstructures made in porous silicon for studying transmembrane proteins, microfluidics. Also in advanced manufacturing and Industry 4.0 technologies.