Mobile health; point-of-care diagnostics; nanotechnology; photonics; microfluidics
Current Research Interest
Smartphone-based nutrition and cholesterol analysis; solar-powered diagnostic devices for limited resource settings; nanoparticle and protein aggregate analysis in biological pharmaceuticals; cortisol tracking on mobile devices
Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME
Philadelphia Life Sciences Start-up of the Year
Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, PECASE
Lu, Zhengda, Dakota O’Dell, Balaji Srinivasan, Elizabeth Rey, Ruisheng Wang, Sasank Vemulapati, Saurabh Mehta, and David Erickson. “Rapid Diagnostic Testing Platform for Iron and Vitamin A Deficiency.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114, no. 51 (2017): 13513-13518.
Lee, Seoho, Balaji Srinivasan, Sasank Vemulapati, Saurabh Mehta, and David Erickson. “Personalized Nutrition Diagnostics at the Point-of-Need.” Lab-on-a-Chip 16, no. 13 (2016): 2408-2417.