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Robert Newby

Robert Newby is a Process Engineer in the NanoFab Operations Group. He received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park, where he minored in Nanoscale Science and Technology. He is currently a M.S. student in Electrical Engineering at University of Maryland, College Park, where he has done research on soft polymers and cell based sensing for hand-held pathogen detection. Prior to joining CNST, Robert worked in the automotive industry on electronics diagnostics and automotive fiber-optic systems. Robert provides training for users and process support during the evening hours. 

Selected Publication:
Electroosmotically driven microfluidic actuators, M. E. Piyasena, R. Newby, T. J. Miller, B. Shapiro, and E. Smela, Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical 141, 263–269 (2009). 
Staff Photo - R. Newby


Process Engineer
NanoFab Operations Group


B.S. Mechanical Engineering  – University of Maryland, College Park

B.S. Electrical Engineering – University of Maryland, College Park 


Phone: 301-975-6070