I feel excited with the idea of merging Electrical Engineering and Biology to come up
with innovative solutions that can have a true impact in people’s lives.
Raphaela Kethlim Souza Silva Ms/PhD Student, Electrical Engineering

Research Interests

  • Bioelectronics
  • Intrabody communication
  • Biosensors


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Education Profile

  • Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, Brazil, 2018.

Raphaela joined the sensors group as a Ms/PhD student in the Electrophysics track. She intends to focus on using electronic to develop feasible solutions to bio applications.

Education and early career

Raphaela Silva received her bachelor degree from the department of Electrical Engineering in Natal, Brazil in 2018. She joined King Abdullah University of Science and Technology to work under the supervision of Professor Khaled Salama.

Previously, in 2018, Raphaela worked during 6 months as a visiting student at KAUST, under the supervision of Professor Tareq AlNaffouri, where she studied about Ultrasound applications in localization.

Research Interests

Raphaela's research interests are bioelectronics and body area network.