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Principal Investigator

Professor Sahika Inal

Associate Professor of Bioscience

Biomedical devices, Organic semiconductors, Polymers, Bioelectronics, Cell biology, Tissue engineering

Postdoctoral Fellows

Johana Uribe, PhD

Post-doctoral fellow

SLBs, Tissue engineering, Organic electrochemical transistors, extracellular vesicles, Cancer

Shofarul Wustoni, PhD

Electrochemical sensors, Bio and chemical sensors, Surface modification, Conjugated polymers

Yazhou Wang, PhD

biosensor, neuromorphic computing, organic electrochemical transistor, Organic mixed conductor

PhD Students

Abdulelah Saleh

Organic bioelectronics, Bioscience, Bioengineering, Electrical signals

Jokūbas Surgailis

Bioelectronics, Organic semiconductors, Organic electronics

Luca Salvigni

Electrochemistry, Material science, Organic semiconductors, Organic bioelectronics

Prem Depan Nayak

Organic semiconductors, Oxygen reduction reaction, Bio Fuel Cells, OECTs

Raphaela Silva

Bioelectronics, Electrochemical biosensors, Organic semiconductors, Nanofabrication

Sumana Bhattacharjee

Nanofabrication, Electrochemical sensing, Bioelectronics

Tania Hidalgo

Organic semiconductors, Tissue engineering, Organic electrochemical transistors, Material science

Tianrui Chang

Nanofabrication, Electrochemical sensors, Biosensors

Victor Druet

Bioelectronics, Electrochemical biosensors, Living systems interface, Material science

Wentao Shan

Organic electronics, Organic semiconductors, Organic electrochemical transistors, Nano-fabrication

Yizhou Zhong

Biosensors, Healthcare wearable device, Physiological signals

Masters Students

Alan Avila-Ramirez

Material science, Organic bioelectronics, Biosensors, Biofabrication, Regenerative medicine

Bayan Almarhoon

Bioelectronics, Biosensors, Microfabrication, Electrochemical sensors

Latifah Almulla

Organic bioelectronics, Bioengineering, Healthcare wearable device, Biomedical signals, Material science, Microfabrication

Rania Almaghrabi

Neurodegenerative disorders, Antifouling strategies, Electrochemical biosensors

Research Group Staff

Adel Hama

Cell biology, 3D scaffold, Cell patterning, Bioelectronics, Electrochemical transistors


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