Center for Biophysics and Quantitative Biology

Aditi Das

Assistant Professor

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

Education

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

Awards

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