Vasudha Kotia


Vasudha Kotia
Vasudha’s portfolio is a combination of a good academic background and diverse industry experience. She is a Rajasthan University graduate with a major in Biotechnology, and masters from IIT Bombay. Excellent performances in IIT-JAM, CSIR-NET,GATE, ICAR, JNU -CEE are amongst some of her accolades. She was also offered a position as a scientist at prestigious institutes like Bhabha Atomic Research Centre and National Brain Research Centre. Vasudha has worked at IIT Bombay under the guidance of Prof. Samir Maji on ?-Synuclein protein aggregation which was published in ACS – Chemical Neuroscience journal recently. She headed the Biosciences department at AP-IIIT Hyderabad (Nuzvid Campus) and taught her students Biochemistry, Industrial Biotechnology and related research techniques. She also has Industrial research experience in the biopharmaceuticals industry in method development, optimization techniques and biomolecule production. Along with Prof. Santosh Noronha (IIT Bombay), Prof. Douglas McFarlane and Antonio Patti (Monash University), she is working on Cellulose Depolymerization at IITB Monash Research Academy. Besides being a badminton player, Vasudha is a tech enthusiast and has organized various events at IIT Bombay.

Link to student’s project: IMURA0381