Saumendra K Bajpai

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University - Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, (2006-2011.)

M.Tech.,. IIT Bombay - Chemical Engineering, (2004-2006)

B. Tech.,HBTI Kanpur - Chemical Engineering, (1999-2003).



 Areas of interest

  • Extravasation mechanics, for circulating tumor cells.
  • Extracellular vesicles (EV): Characterization of secreted EVs during of pulmonary injury
  • Biomaterials development: To expose cells to varying mechanical environments of matrix stiffness, architecture, and ligands.
  • Visco-elasticity: of orthotropic collagenous scaffolds, plasma-membrane, extracellular-matrix, etc.
  • Resistive pulse-sensing of suspended mammalian cells such as blood-cells.

 Office Location

   MSB 225 (Office),
   IIT Madras, Chennai-600036
   Tel: +91-44-22574072,
   Email: sbajpai[at]iitm[.]ac[.]in
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