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Areas of Expertise: Electron Microscopy, Electron Optics, Electron Spectroscopy, Field Emission, Lithography, Surface Analysis, X-ray Electron Microprobes, Nanotechnology
Professor El-Gomati obtained his BSc degree in Physics and Mathematics from the University of Tripoli in 1970 and went on to study for his MSc in California and PhD from York. He became a Professor in Electronics at the University of York in 1997. His research interests are in Surface Science and Electron Optics with particular emphasis on the development of novel instrumentation for nanos-scale structure and analysis. He is the author and co-author of more than 200 articles and patents in these fields.
Professor El-Gomati is a trustee and the Chair of the Foundation for Science Technology and Civilisation (FSTC)http://www.muslimheritage.com,, http://www.fstc.org.uk/ is a religious advisor to a number of UK Universities and charities and speaks on the contribution of Muslims in Science, Technology and Civilisation.