Nigel Reuel, PhD


Nigel is Assistant Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering at Iowa State University. In his lab, Nigel develops cell-free protein synthesis technologies and biosensors for biomedical and agricultural applications, with a particular emphasis on multifunctional, protein-based materials for medical, consumer, and sensor applications. Nigel is a founder of Skroot Labs, carried out biomaterials research and technology scouting at DuPont, and holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from MIT.

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