Regenerative Engineering Laboratory -
Medical Textiles & Tissue Engineering

Our laboratory's research interest is to investigate at the interface between fundamental and applied research, by combining the principles of Textile Technology and Tissue Engineering:
(i) to develop novel engineering solutions for complex clinical diseases,
(ii) to gain better qualitative and quantitative understanding of the tissue microenvironmental conditions fundamental for tissue developments and pathogenesis.


Obligatory Bio-Sketch

BTech: Institute of Jute Technology, Kolkata, India, 1999
MTech: Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India, 2001
Research Scientist: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland, 2002-2003
PhD: University of Basel, Switzerland, 2003-2006
Postdoctoral associate: Tissue engineering Resource Centre, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Boston, USA, 2007-2008
Assistant Professor: 2008-2012
Associate Professor: 2012- ongoing



Awards/Fellowships

Stipendien For Angehende Forschende (Fellowship for Prospective Researchers) SNF, Switzerland: 2006-2007
Outstanding Young Faculty Fellowship: Kusuma Trust IIT Delhi, 2008-2012
MAHE award: Society of Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, 2012

Ancilliary activities

Member, Expert group on Technology development in Silk and its biomaterials application, DBT
Member, Taskforce on Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine, DBT
Member, Expert group on Bioengineering, ICMR
Review Editorial Board member, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (a speciality of Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology)

Membership

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS)

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