Aditi Das


Assistant Professor

3836 VMBSB
Office: 244-0630
Lab: 333-6839

Department of Comparative Biosciences
University of Illinois
2001 South Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61802

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Curriculum Vita

Our lab is interested in the study of the structure-function of membrane proteins involved in the metabolism of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. Our main tools are nanodisc technology, targeted lipidomics, fluorescence spectroscopy, stopped flow spectroscopy, electrochemistry and protein engineering.

Research Interests


B.Sc.(Hons), 1996, St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, India (Chemistry)
M.Sc., 1998, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (Chemistry)
M.A., 2003, Princeton University (Chemistry)
Ph.D., 2005, Princeton University (Chemistry)
Postdoc., 2006-11, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Pew Scholar's Award Nominee, 2014
Outstanding Researcher Award, NSF-Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 2007