“It has taken hundreds of years of research for science to reach where it is. I hope to contribute the best I can to the scientific community to make the world a better place”

Saptami Suresh Shetty is a Biomedical Engineering MS/PhD student at Sensors Lab, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Her areas of focus include Biosensors, Microfabrication and Biomaterials.

Education and Early Career

Saptami Suresh Shetty received her bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from the university Vellore Institute of Technology, India.

Research Interests

Saptami Suresh Shetty is interested in the development of biosensors for the detection of cancer, using a cancer biomarker, her interest also includes optimizing the biosensing platform and biomaterial used. 

Selected Publications

Carbo-Nano particle-platelet composite based sensing device for detection of Bacterial Meningitis using cerebro spinal fluid.

Hariharan V. C., Saptami S. Shetty, Saravanan Matheshwaran and Santosh K. Misra.

Intranational conference on Biomaterials based therapeutic engineering and regenerative medicine.

Extraction, Phytochemical Analysis and Evaluation of In vitro Antiurolithiatic Activity of the Leaves of Gymnema Sylvestre.

Saptami S. Shetty, Himaja Malipeddi and Jayanti Panda

AIMST University, Malaysia International Conference on Non-communicable diseases.

The Aqueous Leaf Extract of Gymnema Sylvestre As Potent Antioxidant and Anti arthritic Agent.

Saptami S. Shetty, Himaja Malipeddi and Jayanti Panda

Annual Conference Indian Council of Chemists.

Areas of Expertise and Research Interests

  • Biosensors

  • Biomaterials   

  • Microelectronics.

Awards and Distinctions

  • Special Achievers award for publishing at international conference
  • Achiever award for publishing at national conference