PhD Batch









M Tech Batch

2023 2022


Batch 2020

Neeraja P S

Neeraja P S

I am a strong believer in interdisciplinary research, and I aim to serve society through novel therapeutics for better health and long life. Apart from doing science, I love to paint and write my thoughts down

Works with: Dr. Rachit Agarwal (BSSE) and Dr. Kartik Sunagar(CES)

Project title: Engineering nano-carriers against snake venom


Paras Jain

Paras Jain

I am interested in studying regulatory and stochastic cellular processes from a theoretical view point. Apart from work, I volunteer to teach school students, and like to read and discuss about development policy and social behavior from a economic view point.

Works with: Dr. Mohit Kumar Jolly, Cancer Systems Biology Lab

Project title: Cellular mechanisms driving epithelial-mesenchymal heterogeneity in a population of cancer cells

Pooja Patkulkar

Pooja Patkulkar

I like reading, cooking and exploring science.

Works with: Dr. Sanhita Sinharay, Molecular Imaging Research Lab

Project title: Monitoring tumour pH sensitisation to improve current therapeutic outcomes in cancer patients.

Rakesh Kumar Pradhan

Rakesh Kumar Pradhan

My scientific interests lies in the areas of Bio materials and Immunoengineering, and fortunately I am exploring these areas in my PhD.

General interests include dancing, gymming and exploring places.

Works with: Dr. Siddharth Jhunjhunwala & Prof. Balasubramanian Gopal

Project title: Understanding dynamics of Neutrophil – S. aureus interactions and methods to improve neutrophil’s killing capacity

S Abubakar Siddiq

S Abubakar Siddiq

I am interested in the mechanobiological aspect of aging. I am an avid reader of human psychology and stoic philosophy.

Works with: Prof. Namrata Gundiah (Biomechanics Lab); Prof. Deepak Kumar Saini (Saini Lab)

Project title: Role of mechano-sensing in aging