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Himanshu Shekhar


Himanshu Shekhar

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering

  • BE: Manipal Institute of Technology, 2008
  • MS: University of Rochester, 2010
  • PhD: University of Rochester, 2014

Email: himanshu.shekhar -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Office: 6/327 A
VOIP: 2552

  • Work Experience

    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (Apr 2019 to present)
    • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (2014 - 2019)
    • Practicant (intern) Hilti Corporation (2008)

  • Selected Publications

    1. H. Shekhar, Nathaniel Smith, Jason L. Raymond, and C. K. Holland, "Effect of temperature on the size distribution, shell properties, and stability of Definity," Ultrasound Med. Biol. 44, 434 -436 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2017.09.021.
    2. K. R. Lattwein, H. Shekhar, W. van Wamel, T. Gonzalez, A. Herr, C. K. Holland, and K. Kooiman, "An in vitro proof-of-principle study of sonobactericide," Scientific Reports, 8:3411 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-21648-8.
    3. H. Shekhar, K.B. Bader, S. Huang, T. Peng, S. L. Huang, D. D. McPherson, and C. K. Holland, "In vitro assessment of thrombolytic efficacy of echogenic liposomes that co-encapsulate rt-PA and octafluoropropane gas," Phys. Med. Biol. 62, 517-538 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/62/2/517.
    4. H. Shekhar, S.J. Huntzicker, I. Awuor, and M. M. Doyley, "Chirp-coded ultraharmonic imaging with a modified clinical intravascular ultrasound system," Ultrason. Imaging. 38, 403-419 (2016). https://doi.org/ 10.1177/0161734615618639.
    5. H. Shekhar, I. Awuor, K. Thomas, J. J. Rychak, and M. M. Doyley, "The delayed onset of nonlinear emissions from phospholipid-encapsulated microbubble contrast agents: implications for imaging and therapy," Ultrasound Med. Biol. 40, 727 -738, (2014). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2014.01.002.