Dr. Jalaal A. Hayes

Meet Dr. Jalaal A. Hayes

Jalaal A. Hayes, Ph.D.

As a North Philadelphia native, Dr. Jalaal A. Hayes was lauded as the youngest Ph.D. in Applied Chemistry from Delaware State University and America in December 2015 and 2016 respectively. His research focuses on lightweight metal hydrides for hydrogen storage applications such as fuel cells and clean energy generators. His work can be found in four peer-reviewed journal articles as well as conference proceedings from the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) and many others. In March 2017, Dr. Hayes was granted a patent based on his research at the university. Other than research, Dr. Hayes is also an author, entrepreneur, and assistant professor of his alma mater, Lincoln University of PA.