Who: Rajesh Kumar, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim & NASA
Place: nanoGUNE seminar room, Tolosa Hiribidea 76, Donostia - San Sebastian
Date: Thursday, 23 November 2017, 11:00
Dr. Rajesh Kumar has extensive experience in Biophysics and Biophotonics. At present, he is deputed in NASA/JPL, USA. He obtained PhD. degree in PHYSICS (Biophysics and Medical Technology), Master's and Bachelor's degree in PHOTONICS. He worked in MIT, USA and, as Marie-Curie Researcher in UK (EU/FP7). Previously, he also worked as Visiting Research Fellow in Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU-South Korea), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR-Mumbai), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Madras) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc-Bangalore). He is the recipient of Health Authority of Central Norway-Research Grant (2015-2018), HMN-Mobility Research Grant (2017), Internationalization of Medical Technology Grant (2013) and, Medical Imaging Research and Travel Grant (MedIm-2012). He is also the recipient of a few other prestigious Fellowships and Awards in Norway, UK, South-Korea and in India including The SPIE-International award, USA. He has achieved the professional status of Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), United Kingdom. He serves as a peer-reviewer for several Scientific Journals and Research Grants. He also served as Judge panel member of Intel-ISEF Grand Award and California State Science Fair Award in the USA.
Host: A. Seifert