Dr. Rehab Amin's primary area of research is in the field of Biophotonics. She has a B.Sc. in Microbiology & Chemistry from faculty of science, Ain Shams University. She received her M.Sc & PhD from National Institute of Laser Enhanced Sciences (NILES), Cairo University. Since 2008 she has been appointed as a lecturer at NILES, Cairo University. She worked initially in photodynamic therapy (PDT). Her research interests are now broadly in the area of Bio-nano-photonics.  She awarded L'OrĂ©al-UNESCO Pan Arab Fellows for Women in Science for her research in the field of photobiology for the year 2010.