Sukanya Dikshit has completed her B.Sc. degree from SBSPGI, Dehradun (under HNB Garhwal university) with biotechnology, botany, zoology and chemistry as the major disciplines in 2015 . She was the third overall topper at undergraduate level in her college. Later, she received her M.Sc degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in 2017 with a specialization in Biotechnology. She has qualified GATE in 2017. Her M.Sc. Dissertation topic was â€œOptimization of polyhydroxyalkanoate production in bacteria and charecterization of the enzyme involved in PHA synthesisâ€. Sukanya has joined the IITB- Monash Research Academy to work on the project, ”Probing structure and recognition dynamics of proteins from SCF complex ubiquitin ligase”, under the guidance of Prof. Ashutosh Kumar (IIT Bombay) and Prof. Santosh Panjikar (Monash University).
Link to student’s project: IMURA0728