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Events

UK-India Interdisciplinary Workshop on Advanced Biomaterials and Biosensors (ABB-2018): The CBME, in partnership with Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK, is organizing ABB-2018 at IIT Ropar during 13-15 November 2018. Please visit: https://iitropar-cbme.wixsite.com/abb2018

News

New Faculty

Dr. Ashish K. Sahani, joins the CBME as an Assistant Professor!

SERB Early Career Research Award

Dr. Srivatsava Naidu, Assistant Professor, has been selected for the SERB ECR award (2017-18). Congratulations to Sri!

Women Excellence Award

Dr. Durba Pal, Assistant Professor, has been selected for the SERB Women Excellence Award (2017-2018). Congratulations to Durba!

DBT Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowship

Dr. Srivatsava Naidu, Assistant Professor, has been selected for the DBT Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowship (2016-2017). Congratulations to Sri!

Institute Research Grant

Dr. Durba Pal, Assistant Professor, has received one of the two institute-wide research grants, awarded in recognition of her professional achievements. Congratulations to Durba!

NASI Young Scientist Award

Dr. Durba Pal, Assistant Professor, has won the National Academy of Sciences (NASI) Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award-2017 in biomedical, molecular biology, and biotechnology area. Congratulations to Durba!

Young Investigators Research Competition
Dr Durba Pal, Assistant Professor, has won the 1st prize (citation and cash) in Young Investigators Research Competition organized by the AAPI Global Healthcare Summit 2017, Calcutta Medical College, Kolkata, 28 December 2017.

SERB Early Career Research Scientist Award

Dr. Durba Pal, Assistant Professor, has won the National Academy of Sciences (NASI) Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award - 2017 in biomedical, molecular biology, and biotechnology area. Congratulations to Durba!

IIT Master Sandwich Program (DAAD)

Debasmita Mukherjee, a MTech student at CBME, has been selected for the IIT Master Sandwich Program offered by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). She will work with Prof Dr. Ulrike Nuber at the TU Darmstadt, Germany

Khorana Program - 2018 (IUSSTF)

Debasmita Mukherjee, a MTech student at CBME, has been selected for the Khorana Program - 2018 to work at the Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA during the summer. Congratulations to Debasmita!

Oral Presentation Awards

Harsharan Kaur, a PhD student at CBME, has received the best oral presentation award at the National Conference on Advances in Spectroscopy: Molecules to Materials - 2018, Ahmedabad, 4-6 October 2018. Congratulations to Harsharan!

Poster Awards

Monika, a PhD student at CBME, has won the poster award at the  International Conference on Nanotechnology: Ideas, Innovations and Initiatives (ICN:3I – 2017), IIT Roorkee, 6-7 December 2017 . Congratulations to Monika!

Monika, a PhD student at CBME, has won the poster award at the National Conference on Expanding Horizons of Nanotechnology: Next Gen Challenges in Biomedical Sciences (NanoSciTech – 2017), Panjab University Chandigarh, 9-10 November 2017. Congratulations to Monika!

Monika, a PhD student at CBME, has won the poster award at the National  Conference  on  Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences and Engineering (RTCSE - 2017), NIT Hamirpur, 13-14th October 2017. Congratulations to Monika!

Events

Development of nanoreinforced hybrids for tissue engineering and drug delivery applications, Dr. Anuj Kumar, Assistant Professor, School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University, South Korea, 2 February 2018

Investigating the Nexus between  DNA Repair Pathways and Genomic Instability in Cancer, Dr. Sonali Bhattacharya, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Cancer Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York, USA, 19 January 2018

Invited seminar: Tissue Nano-Transfection in Regenerative Medicine, Prof. Chandan K Sen, John H and Mildred C Lumely Professor of Surgery, Wexner Medical Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA, 15 December 2017

Computed Tomography Imaging Systems: Development and Application, Dr. Parag Khobragade, Research Assistant, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA, 2 November 2017

Computational systems biology of cancer metastasis: can theory help understand cancer biology? Dr. Mohit Kumar Jolly, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Theoretical Biological Physics, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA, 27 October 2017

The role of extracellular matrix proteins in bone tissue quality and fracture, Dr. Atharva Poundarik, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, NY, 16 October 2017

Invited seminar: Applications of infrared microspectroscopy in basic science and disease, Dr. Saroj Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, 7 September 2017

Invited seminar: Protein misfolding in health and diseases, Dr. Samrat Mukhopadhyay, Associate Professor, Biological Sciences and Chemical Sciences, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali, 18 August 2017

Design and fabrication of antibacterial nanomaterials, Dr. Jafar Hasan, Early Career Fellow, Wellcome Trust/DBT Alliance, Department of Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 10 August 2017

Invited seminar: Nanoformulation approaches for delivery of tamoxifen, Dr. Abhay T Sangamwar, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Mohali, 22 February 2017

Nobel-theme Annual Seminar: Autophagy in health and disease, Dr. Ravi Manjitaya, Assistant Professor, Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit, JNCASR, Bangalore, 17 November 2016

Invited seminar: Engineering marvels in healthcare, Prof Sneh Anand, Center for Biomedical Engineering, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 8 September 2016

Invited seminar: Biomechanical analyses of failure mechanisms and design considerations of hip prostheses: numerical and experimental investigations, Prof Sanjay Gupta, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, 29 July 2016

Invited seminar: Health awareness in women, Dr. Sunaina Bansal, MBBS, MD, DNB, Consultant- Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Laparoscopic Surgery, IVY Hospital, Mohali, 19 Apr 2016

Invited seminar: Technical advancements and human cognition, Mr. Sushil Chandra, Scientist F, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, New Delhi, 11 Mar 2016

Invited seminar: Polymeric nanoparticles as efficient carriers for drug delivery systems, Prof. Veena Koul, Head, Center for Biomedical Engineering, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 21 Jan 2016

Mechanism of chaperonin-assisted protein folding: investigation at single molecular resolution, Dr. Shubhasis Haldar, School of Engineering, University of California, Merced, CA, USA, 15 Jan 2016