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Dhiraj Bhatia


Dhiraj Bhatia

Assistant Professor , Biological Engineering

  • BSc: University of Pune, 2005
  • MSc: University of Pune, 2007
  • PhD: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, 2013

Email: dhiraj.bhatia -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Website : http://dhirajbhatia1.wixsite.com/bhatialab

Office: 5/349
VOIP: 2537

  • Work Experience

    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (July 2018 to present)
    • Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP) Post Doctoral Fellow, Institute Curie (2014 - 2017)
    • Curie Post Doctoral Researcher, Institute Curie (2013 - 2014)

  • Selected Publications

    1. Dhiraj Bhatia, Senthil Arumugam, Michel Nasilowski, Himanshu Joshi, Christian Wunder, Valerie Chambon, Ved Prakash, Prabal Maiti, Ludger Johannes, Benoit Dubertret & Yamuna Krishnan, "Quantum dot-loaded monofunctionalized DNA Icosahedra for single particle tracking of targeted endocytic pathways in living cells", Nature Nanotechnology, 2016, 11, 1112-1119.

    2. Dhiraj Bhatia, Sunaina Surana, Saikat Chakraborty, Sandhya P. Koushika and Yamuna Krishnan*, "Synthetic, icosahedral DNA-based host-cargo complex for functional bio-imaging in vivo", Nature Communications, 2011, 2:339.

    3. Dhiraj Bhatia, Shabana Mehtab, Ramya Krishnan, Shanthinath S Indi, Atanu Basu and Yamuna Krishnan*, "Icosahedral DNA Nanocapsules by modular assembly", Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 2009, 48, 4134-4137.