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


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

 Dr. Filler 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. 

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


Current Members


(with graduate institution)

Dr. Martin Ek
Lund University

Dr. Gozde Tutuncuoglu
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

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Dr. Chengquan Wang
Jiangsu University

Graduate Students

(with undergraduate institution)


Ho Yee Hui
University of Illinois

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Maritza Mujica
Arizona State University


Dmitriy Boyuk
University of Rochester

Amar Mohabir
University of Florida


Weize Hu
University of Minnesota

Undergraduate StudentS

Trent Weiss

Past Members

(with current employer)

Saujan Sivaram

Ildar Musin
Georgia Tech

Naechul Shin
Inha University

Li-Wei Chou

Sahng Ha Lee

Vidhya Chakrapani
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


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.


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