Abhishek completed his B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering from BIT Sindri in 2011 and his M.Tech in Clinical Engineering from IIT Madras in 2013. He designed a Brain-Computer interface for stroke rehabilitation as part of his M.Tech thesis. This initiated him to the field of neuroscience and he worked as an R & D Engineer at National Brain Research Center, Manesar, Gurgaon for 19 months before joining the IITB-Monash PhD program. He would be working on a project titled : “Modeling of Tool-Tissue Interaction for Surgical Simulators with Haptic Feedback” under the supervision of Prof. Ramesh Singh (IIT Bombay), Prof. Abhishek Gupta (IIT Bombay) and Prof. Wenyi Yan (Monash University). His interests include trekking and travelling and he is an avid foodie.
Link to student’s project: IMURA0332