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Adah Al-Mutairi

Adah Al-Mutairi is an Arab American engineer, inventor, and entrepreneur.

She was born on November 1, 1976, in Portland, Oregon, and she is of Arab descent. Adah’s work focuses on nanomedicine, nanotechnology, chemistry, and polymer science.

Before her rise to fame, Adah graduated from Occidental College with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and obtained her Ph.D. in materials chemistry from University of California.

Throughout her career, Adah earned the title of Forbes top ten most influential female engineers and director of excellence in nanomedicine.


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