Dr. Filler is an Associate Professor and the Traylor Faculty Fellow in the School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. 


He has been recognized for his research and teaching with the National Science Foundation CAREER Award, Georgia Tech Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award, CETL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, and AVS Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Award. 

Dr. Filler earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Cornell University and Stanford University, respectively, prior to completing postdoctoral studies at the California Institute of Technology. 

Email: mfiller@gatech.edu
Twitter: @michaelfiller
Telephone: 404-894-0430


Current Members


(with graduate institution)

Dr. Gozde Tutuncuoglu
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

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Dr. Sampath Kommandur
Georgia Institute of Technology


Dr. Arslan Shehzad
Sejong University

Graduate Students

(with undergraduate institution)

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Amar Mohabir
University of Florida

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Maritza Mujica
Arizona State University

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Amy Brummer
Washington University in St. Louis

Undergraduate StudentS

Michael Gustafson

Marissa Klee



Merry making at the 2017 year-end party (with cameos by an elf, several festive sweaters, and a junior lab member).

Enjoying an end-of-summer dinner (Kushiyaki and ramen noodles! Mmmm ...).

A post hike stop for ice cream at the Mountain Fresh Creamery in the North Georgia Mountains. 

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Enjoying the 2013 holiday party.

Mr. Stan Adkins and his students visit the lab.

Naechul Shin (middle) and Ildar Musin (right) graduate with their doctorates.

Prof. Filler receives the CETL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award. 

Are you interested in advancing the frontiers of nanoscience and nanomanufacturing? We’re always in search of highly motivated graduate and undergraduate students. Applications for postdoctoral positions are also welcome. In addition to completing this online form, send an email to Prof. Filler that outlines your interest in our research and includes your CV.  


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