Kumar Biomicrofluidics Laboratory

We work at the interface of mechanical engineering and biology. The core of our research is related to fluid dynamical phenomena at the micro and nano-scale spanning diverse applications such as human health, energy and environment

Latest News

Congratulations Mahtab

April 2015: Mahtab is accepted to attend the IC-IMPACTS 2015 Summer School at University of Toronto. Congratulations Mahtab.

Congratulations Swayamdipta

April 2015: Swayamdipta is accepted to attend the IC-IMPACTS 2015 Summer School at University of Toronto. Congratulations Swayamdipta.

Congratulations Zahra

April 2015: Zahra is awarded the prestigious NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award to study biofilms with the KumarLab for summer 2015. Congratulations Zahra.

Paper to appear in Lab on a Chip

November 2014: A review article on biofilms co-authored by Dr. Kumar is accepted for publication in the journal “Lab on a Chip”.

Dr. Kumar is named Canada Research Chair

October 2014: Dr. Kumar is named a Canada Research Chair (Tier II). Read more at http://www.engineering.ualberta.ca/en/NewsEvents/Engineering%20News/2014/October/NewCanadaResearchChairsworkcombinesnanotechnologyandpublichealth.aspx