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Mahmoud Ramadan

Patent Engineer

Mahmoud Ramadan

Patent Engineer

Mahmoud Ramadan is a patent engineer in the firm’s Electronics Practice. He brings a passion for science and technology policy. His practice focuses on providing crucial support to clients throughout the patent application process.

While earning his master’s, Mahmoud was a research assistant conducting thermochemical and electrochemical research on lithium-based batteries’ explosive behavior and conducting a techno-economic assessment and forecasting of sodium-ion batteries manufacturing and scalability for their potential use in energy storage. At MIT, Mahmoud was Congressional Visit Days Chair of MIT Science Policy Initiative and Chief Executive Officer of MIT Science Policy Review.

Mahmoud has experience in Python and using Atomic Simulation Environment (ASE) module, scikit-learn, PyTorch; MATLAB; Cantera; Engineering Equation Solver (EES); R; and CHEMCAD.  He also has a good understanding of STAR-CCM+.

Awards and Recognition

  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Honorable Mention (2021)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Vice Chancellor’s Excellence Fellowship (2020)
  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholar (2019)
  • Tau Beta Pi Scholar (2019)
  • Future Leaders in Chemical Engineering Award (North Carolina State University, 2020)
  • Outstanding Senior Award (2020); Keith Russ Award for Outstanding Junior (2019); Outstanding Sophomore Award (2018) (Ohio University Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering)


  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society
  • Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society

Community Involvement

  • Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education, Diversity and Inclusion Council (Fall 2020 – Spring 2021) – Mentored students at HBCUs
  • MIT Mechanical Engineering Research Exhibition (MERE) (Fall 2021) – Poster judge
  • MIT Summer Research Program (MSRP) (Winter 2021) – Application review committee member

Presentations and Publications

  • Author, “A comparison of American and Chinese policies for electric vehicle technologies,” MIT Science Policy Review, 3, 11-16 (2022)
  • Co-Author, “Analysis of Hydrogen Production Costs across the United States and over the next 30 years,” arXiv Statistics Applications arXiv, 2206.10689 (2022)
  • Co-Author, “A perspective on equity in the transition to electric vehicles,” MIT Science Policy Review, 2, 46-54 (2021)
  • Co-Author, “Mitigating microbiologically influenced corrosion of an oilfield biofilm consortium on carbon steel in enriched hydro test fluid using 2,2-dibromo-3-nitrilopropionamide (DBNPA) enhanced by a 14-mer peptide,” Journal of Materials Science & Technology, 57, 146-152 (2020)
  • Co-Author, “Rapid Prediction of Bimetallic Mixing Behavior at the Nanoscale,” ACS Nano 14(7), 8171–8180 (2020)


  • Arabic (Fluent)