Principal Investigator: Shreyas Rao
Shreyas S. Rao, Ph.D.
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
The University of Alabama
Postdoctoral, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2014-2015
Postdoctoral, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 2013-2014
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, The Ohio State University, 2012
M.S., Chemical Engineering, The Ohio State University, 2010
B.E. Chemical Engineering, R.V. College of Engineering, Visvesvaraya Technological University, India, 2007
Dr. Shreyas Rao is an Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Alabama. Dr. Rao completed his graduate work in the area of neural biomimetic materials for investigating cancer cell behaviors under the guidance of Dr. Jessica Winter at The Ohio State University. His postdoctoral work performed at Northwestern University and The University of Michigan under the guidance of Dr. Lonnie Shea developed novel technologies for early detection of metastatic disease. Dr. Rao is a recipient of the American Institute of Chemists Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Joseph H. Koffolt Graduate Fellowship, Pelotonia Graduate Research Fellowship, and was invited as a “top student innovator” to the first Procter & Gamble Innovation Camp.