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Email:
afolch at u.washington.edu

Mailing Address:
University of Washington
William H. Foege Building, Rm. N430-N
1705 NE Pacific St.
Campus Box 355061
Seattle, WA 98195

Phone: (206) 685-2257

 

Institution
Year
Degree
Subject
Advisor
University of Barcelona (Spain)
1989
B.S.
Physics
University of Barcelona (Physics Dept.), in collaboration with Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (Surface Science and Catalysis Laboratory)
1994
Ph.D.

Surface Science and Nanotechnology

Thesis title: "Modification of Surfaces on the Nanometer Scale"

Prof. Javier Tejada (UB) & Dr. Miquel Salmeron (LBL)
M.I.T. (EECS Dept.)
1995-1996
Postdoc
MEMS
Prof. Martin A. Schmidt & Prof. Mark S. Wrighton
Harvard Medical School (Center for Engineering in Medicine)
1997-2000
Postdoc
BioMEMS and Tissue Engineering
Prof. Mehmet Toner
University of Washington (Dept. of Bioengineering)
2000-2006
Assistant Professor
BioMEMS and Microfluidics
2006-present Associate Professor
 

Adjunct Associate Professor in Depts.:

Oral Biology

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Year
Awards
1991-1994
Ph.D. Fellowship, Ministry of Science and Education (Spain)
1995-1996
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Ministry of Science and Education (Spain)
2000
National Science Foundation CAREER Award
2003

Jordi Folch

2006

Tàlia Folch

2006
NASA's Space Act Award "for the creative development of the technical innovation Microwell Arrays Incorporating Micro- and Nanoholes for Cellular Analysis"