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Research interests

I am interested in developing and understanding the nano/bio-materials and surface chemistries for biomedical applications. The initial focus is on engineering polymeric and or metallic nanoparticles-composites for cancer targeting, tissue engineering, and dental applications. 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Devlopment Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Ulster University

Sep 1 2009Oct 21 2012

Award Date: May 6 2013



MSc, Department of Chemistry, Delhi University


BS, Hindu College, Delhi University


External Positions

Research Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Otago at Christchurch

Jan 2014Jun 2018

Visiting Postdoc, School of Engineering, University of Canterbury


Research interests

  • nano-composites
  • nanoparticle
  • biomaterials
  • Nanomedicine
  • nanomaterials
  • nanotechnology
  • nanosensors
  • Polymers
  • Drug Delivery
  • molecular delivery
  • Cancer targeting


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