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Anthony Abel

Anthony Abel

Goldwater Scholar 2015
Drexel Fellowships Ambassador 2015-16, 2017-18
Hertz Foundation Fellowship Finalist, 2017
NSF Graduate Research Fellow, 2018-23

BS/MS Chemical and Biological Engineering/Materials Science '17, Honors


Drexel faculty mentor: Prof. Jason Baxter

Anthony is currently a PhD student in the Clark Laboratory at UC Berkeley. His research uses biological engineering to enable long duration space missions. At Drexel,  under Jason Baxter he developed deposition and testing methods on low cost semiconductors to be used for solar water splitting. He was a STAR Scholar in Dr, Baxter's research group, and completed a co-op at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. In his spare time, Anthony is a mentor for aspiring high school and undergraduate students, and he enjoys reading and playing squash.

Last updated: April 2018