Postdoctoral Researchers

Shantanu Pradhan

Research Adviser: John H. Slater
Research Area: Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Cancer, Microfluidics
Previous Degree(s): B. Tech. (2010), NIT Durgapur, India; Ph.D. (2016), Auburn University, AL
Honors & Awards: 

– McLeod Outstanding Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Teaching Award, Auburn University (2012)
– 1st Place Winner, Poster Competition, Graduate Scholars Symposium, Auburn University (2013)
– Alabama EPSCoR Graduate Research Scholarship (2013)
– AU-CMB Peaks of Excellence Summer Graduate Fellowship (2013)
– 1st Place Winner, Poster Competition, AL-EPSCoR Science and Technology Open House (2013, 2014, 2016)
– Outstanding Poster Award, Georgia Tech Biomaterials Day (2014)
– 3rd Place Winner, AIChE Area 8b (Biomaterials) Graduate Student Award Session, AIChE Annual Meeting (2014)
– Distinguished Graduate Engineering Student Award, Auburn University (2014)
– Auburn University Research Initiative in Cancer (AURIC) Graduate Fellowship (2014, 2015)

Email: spradhan@udel.edu
Office/Lab Location: Room 103 (Office)/ Room 106 (Lab), 5 Innovation Way, Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 334-524-6619


Jianxin Wang

Research Adviser: Emily Day
Research Area: Cancer nanomedicine
Previous Degree(s): Purdue University, Ph.D. (2017); Tianjin University of Sci &Tech, M.S. (2011)
Email: xinw@udel.edu
Office/Lab Location: 5 Innovation Way, Suite 200 Phone number: 302-831-8481