Ph.D. students

Anil Vishnu

Research Interest: Biomedical devices, Cancer Diagnostics and Screening, Point-of-care platforms

Focus Area: Development of a Portable Platform for Electro-Thermo-Mechanical Phenotyping of Cancer Tissues


Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) in Electronics and Communication Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Calicut 2012

V S N Sitaram Gupta V

Research Interest: BioMEMS, Microfabrication, Sensors, Signal Conditioning Circuits, Data Acquisition

Focus Area: Design and Fabrication of Smart Catheters for Minimally Invasive Surgery


M.Tech. in Sensor System Technology from VIT, Vellore and M.Sc. in Sensor System Technology from Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences (HsKA), Karlsruhe, Germany, 2011.

B.Tech in Electronics Instrumentation and Control Engineering from NBKR Institute of Science and Technology affiliated to Sri Venkateswara University, 2009.

Suman Chatterjee

Research Interest: Implantable Sensors, Bioresorbable Devices, Recording of  Biopotentials

Focus Area: Design and fabrication of implantable devices for health monitoring 


M. Tech. in Microelectronics and VLSI (Dept. of ECE) from National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, 2017.

B. Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering from MAKAUT( Formerly West Bengal University of Technology), 2015.

Rathin K Joshi

Research Interest: NonInvasive Disease Detection, Neuro-Instrumentation

Focus Area: Neonatal Hearing Screening


M.Tech. in VLSI and Embedded System from Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT) Gandhinagar, 2015,

B.E. in Electronics and Communication in Government Engineering College Bhavnagar, affiliated to Gujarat Technological University (GTU), 2012.

Alekya B

Research Interest: BioMEMs, Microfluidics, Sensors, Semiconductor

Focus Area: Steerable Catheters integrated with MEMs-based sensors


Masters in Embedded Systems, Amrita University, 2017

Bachelors in Electrical Engineering, Visvesvaraya Technological University – VTU,2013

Uttam Pal

Research Interest: Optics, Biophysics, Sensors

Focus Area: Near infrared spectroscopy based tool for rapid screening of breast cancer.


M.Tech. from Electrical Department, IIT Bombay (2013) in the Control and Computing group and specializing in the field of computation electromagnetics.

B.E. from Sardar Patel University (2008), in Electronics and Communications.

Arjun B S

Research Interest: Biomedical robotics, MEMS, Catheters and surgical tools, Cancer detection and intervention, Point-of-care platforms

Focus Area: Development of handheld probe integrated with MEMS-based sensors for phenotyping human brain tissues.


B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, Government Engineering College, Bartonhill, Trivandrum, 2018.