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Dhiraj Kumar

  • PhD Biomedical Engineering/Nanomedicine
  • Postdoctoral Associate
  • University of Minnesota
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Primary focus: Nano/Bio-materials for biomedical applications like drug delivery and biomedical imaging.

Interest: Nanoparticles, Nano/Bio-materials, Chemical modification, Biomedical imaging, Cancer targeting, molecular delivery, Biomedical applications, dental polymers, biodegradable polymers, degradable polymers.

Recent publications

  • Design and characterisation of multi-functional strontium-gelatin nanocomposite bioinks with improved print fidelity and osteogenic capacity

    • Alcala-Orozco C
    • Mutreja I
    • Cui X
    • et al.
  • Spectral Photon-Counting Molecular Imaging for Quantification of Monoclonal Antibody-Conjugated Gold Nanoparticles Targeted to Lymphoma and Breast Cancer: An In Vitro Study

    • Moghiseh M
    • Lowe C
    • Lewis J
    • et al.

Professional experience

Postdoctoral Associate

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

October 2018 - Present

Research Fellow

University of Otago Christchurch

January 2014 - June 2018(4 years)

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Canterbury

June 2013 - May 2015(2 years)

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Ulster at Jordanstown

October 2012 - March 2013(5 months)


University of South Australia IWRI

February 2009 - July 2009(5 months)

Student and researcher

AIIMS and Amity University

January 2008 - January 2009(a year)


PhD Biomedical engineering, Nanomedicine

University of Ulster at Jordanstown

September 2009 - October 2012(3 years)

M.Tech. Nanobiotechnology

Amity University

August 2007 - July 2009(2 years)

M.Sc. - Physical CHemistry

Department of Chemistry, University of Delhi

August 2004 - May 2006(2 years)

B.Sc. Honors - Chemistry

University of Delhi Hindu College

July 2001 - May 2004(3 years)

High School

JNV Mungeshpur, New Delhi

April 1994 - March 2001(7 years)

Co-authors (29)

  • Isha Mutreja
  • rajan swami