2D and 3D micro and nano- patterning of novel polymericmaterials for bioimmobilization applications in the area of microarray, drug delivery and tissue engineering.
Projects involve micropatterning of polymers andhydrogels for bioconjugation using various techniques such as micro-contactprinting and micro-molding techniques. Tools such as photolithography and nanoimprint lithography are used to accomplish patterning.
Microcontact Printing" Macromol.Chem. Phys. 2012, 14, Early View.
Subramani, C., Cengiz, N., Saha, K., Gevrek, T. N., Yu, X., Jeong, Y., Sanyal, A., Rotello, V. M. "Direct Fabrication of Functional and Biofunctional Nanostructures Through Reactive Imprinting" Advanced Materials, 2011, 23, 3165-3169.