Dr. Klebert Feitosa received his Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he worked in fluidized granular media. Later he joined the group of Dr. Douglas J. Durian, at the Univ. of Pennsylvania, as a postdoc researching foam dynamics. Subsequently, he became staff Scientist for GlaxoSmithKline investigating granulation of pharmaceutical powders and nanomaterials for drug delivery. More recently he returned to Penn as a postdoc in the lab of Dr. John C. Crocker studying soft glassy materials. He joined the faculty of the Physics & Astronomy Department at JMU in the Summer of 2010. His research interests are in the emerging area of soft materials and complex fluids.

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