Barkha Singh

Area of Research : Designing and Development of Nanomaterials for Cancer theranostics. Currently working on Inorganic nanomaterials for bio-imaging and photo- thermal therapy.

Date of Joining :  13 / 07 / 2017

She completed her bachelors in Biotechnology in the year 2015. In her undergraduate, she worked on a project entitled 'Expression, Purification and Immunolocalization of Leishmania Proteins' under the supervision of DR. Amogh Shastrabuddhe, Scientist, MSB DIVISION, CSIR-CDRI, LUCKNOW. She post-graduated from IIT Roorkee and worked on an INDO-UK project entitled 'Quantum dots conjugated drug delivery system encapsulated in biodegradable polymer microspheres' under Dr. Kaushik Pal, IIT Roorkee. After completing M. Tech from IIT Roorkee in Nanotechnology, she has joined as a research scholar in the Centre for Research in Nanotechnology & Science (CRNTS) under Prof. Rohit Srivastava at IIT Bombay in 2017. Her research interest includes designing and development of Nanomaterials for Cancer theranostics. Currently she is working on different nanomaterials which includes Polymeric/Protein, Silica and Gold Nanoparticles.

Background : Masters in Nanotechnology from IIT Roorkee (2015-17).