University of Massachusetts Amherst

Search Google Appliance

Links

Points of Pride

Ashish Kulkarni

Ashish Kulkarni

Ashish Kulkarni – Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Department

Dr. Ashish Kulkarni comes to UMass Amherst after serving as an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and an associate bioengineer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Kulkarni obtained a B. Tech. in Chemical Technology from the University of Mumbai and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Cincinnati. During Ph.D. studies, Kulkarni worked on the design and development of biologically inspired and chemically defined synthetic glycans for diagnostic and therapeutic applications....

Hossein Pishro-Nik

Hossein Pishro-Nik

By exploiting a wealth of user-specific data to improve user experiences, the Internet of Things (IoT) will revolutionize people’s lives in the decades ahead through such phenomena as smart cities, connected vehicles, smart homes, and connected healthcare devices. However, as we’ve witnessed with recent much-publicized data hacks, the sharing of such info can compromise users’ privacy. Now Professor Hossein Pishro-Nik of our Electrical and Computer Engineering Department (ECE) is the principal investigator (PI) on a $1-million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to study...