Personnel

Principal Investigator

Bodhi Chaudhuri

Professor

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences,

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Institute of Materials Science (IMS)

Current Post-Doctoral Fellow

 

Dr. Shing-Yun Chang
School: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Connecticut
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Co-Advised by Prof. Anson Ma

 

 

Dr. Hossain Aziz
School: Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Connecticut
Post-Doctoral Fellow

 

Current Graduate Students

Sameera Sansare

School: Pharmaceutical Sciences

Tanu Tanu Mehta

School: Pharmaceutical Sciences 

Tibo Duran Tibo Duran

School: Pharmaceutical Sciences 

Kedar Bartake

Position: Summer Graduate Researcher 

Venkatraman Naggarajan

School: Pharmaeutical Sciences

 

Current Undergraduate Students

         

Alice Rivard

School: University of Connecticut

Amal Bittar

School: University of Connecticut

Dongkwan (Brian) Shin

School: University of Connecticut

 

Iram Nasreen

School: University of Connecticut

 

Alumni Postdocs

 

Dr. Syed Nazmul Ahsan

(September 2018 – August 2019))
Current Affiliation: Postdoctoral Fellow, NREL, Golden, CO

michelle Dr. Michelle Li (Co-advised by Dr. Anderson Ma, August 2017 – December 2018)
Current Affiliation: Polymer Scientist, NewPro3D, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
rajm  Dr. Raj Mukherjee

Current Affiliation: Manager, Sanofi Pharmaceuticals, Knoxville, TN (December 2017 to May 2018)

 

 

Dr. Mohammadiarani Hossein

(September 2018 – December 2019)

Current Affiliation: Senior Algorithm Engineer, Dexcom, San Diego, CA

Koyel Dr. Koyel Sen (January 2020 – March 2020)
Current Affiliation: Product Development Scientist, Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, NJ

Alumni Graduate Students

ekneet Dr. Ekneet Sahni

(PhD, Completed August 2012)

Winner of AAPS Graduate Student Symposium Award, 2012.

Winner of Best Poster Award, AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, Oct, 2011.

Winner of Gerald J. Jackson Memorial Scholarship Award, 2011.

Current Affiliation: Senior Process Development Scientist, Pfizer, Mcpherson, Kansas

shivangi  Dr. Shivangi Naik

(PhD, Completed November, 2014)

Winner of Karl. A. Harzog Award, 2012.

Best Poster Award, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, Nov, 2013.

Winner of Best Poster Award, AIChE Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, Nov, 2014.

Winner of AAPS Graduate Student Symposium Award, 2014.

Current Affiliation: Senior Scientist, Kamat Pharmatech, North Brunswick, New Jersey

saurabh Dr. Saurabh Sarkar

(PhD, Completed September, 2015)

Winner of Innocentive Award, 2015.

Winner of Best Presentation in AAPS NERDG Meeting, Farmington, CT, 2015.

Current Affiliation: Application Engineer, ESSS North America, Woburn, Massachusetts

rajm Dr. Raj Mukherjee

(PhD, Completed January, 2018)

Current Affiliation: Manager, Sanofi, Chattanooga, Tennessee

  Dr. Apurva More

(Graduate Student, 2011-2012)

Current Afiiliation: Scientist, Sanofi Genzyme, Framingham, Massachusetts

vg1 Dr. Vipul Gupta

(Graduate Student, 2012-2014)

Current Affiliation: Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Tasmania, Australia

Bruna Minatovicz

(PhD, Defended August 16th, 2019)

Winner of Gerald J. Jackson Memorial Scholarship Award, 2019.

Current Affiliation: Formulation Scientist, J&J, NJ

Koyel Koyel Sen

(PhD Student, 2015 – Current, expected to defend on December 2019)Winner of Best Poster Award, Particle Technology Forum, AIChE Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 2018.Travel Grant by Gordon Research Conference Several travel grants sponsored by Brown University, URI, and UConnWinner of UConn wide Best 3MT Presentation, Storrs

Current Affiliation: Product Development Scientist, Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, NJ.

 

Former Undergraduate Students

Hooman Kashi

School: University of Connecticut

Katayun Irani

Katayun Irani

School: University of Connecticut

Julianne Jacela

 

 

Isabella Tardy

Isabella Tardy

 

Amber

Amber Buske