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Babu Reddiar Varun Prasath

  • PhD candidate (Applied Chemistry)
  • Visiting Scientist
  • Aarhus University
  • 3Following

Research interests

NanoparticleDrug deliveryColloid ChemistrySurface chemistry

About

I am presently a doctoral research candidate in self-assembled amphiphiles and amyloid toxicity using High-throughput technique like the SAXS (Small-angle X-ray scattering) at the Australian Synchrotron for structural characterisation. The final outcome of my research will lead to a better understanding on the effects of the lipid bi-layer structure upon binding with the functional and irreversible amyloid peptides. In the future, this may aid in the development of therapies to prevent or reverse the amyloid peptide aggregation process. I am also an active member of the SEAC (Student Experience Advisory Committee) and HDR (Higher Degree by Research) for the College of Science, Engineering, and Health at RMIT nominated by the Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellors of Research and Innovation. I hope to continue this passion and commitment as a student and as a professional in the near future, preferably working for the pharmaceutical/life science industry upon completion of my studies. Please view my complete profile below for further details. PS. for more information you could also visit the following website: http://www.molecular-assembly-lab.com/

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Professional experience

Visiting Scientist

Aarhus Universitet

September 2016 - Present

Chemistry Educator

Victoria Space Science Education Centre

July 2016 - Present

Higher Degree Research Representative

RMIT University

March 2016 - Present

Tutor

Tutorbright Australia

May 2015 - Present

Visiting Scientist

Australian Synchrotron Co Ltd

March 2015 - Present

Professional Marker

Pearson Australia Group Pty Ltd

April 2016 - June 2016(2 months)

Quality Coordinator Clearances

Fonterra Cooperative Group

September 2013 - January 2014(4 months)

Quality Technician

Lion Nathan National Foods

February 2013 - January 2014(a year)

Field Technician

Boral Ltd

October 2011 - January 2013(a year)

Analytical Chemist

Australian Paper

September 2010 - September 2011(a year)

Intern

GENETECH

March 2010 - April 2010(a month)

Education

PhD (Applied Chemistry)

RMIT University

March 2015 - Present

Masters of Biotechnology (advance)

Deakin University - Geelong Campus at Waurn Ponds

February 2014 - December 2014(10 months)

Bachelors of Science (Biotechnology)

Monash University

July 2006 - November 2010(4 years)