1. HTRA (Fully funded by MHRD, GoI)
2. Non-HTRA (Regular Full-time Program without Institute Scholarship)
3. EXTERNAL (Part-time Program without Institute Scholarship)
Leap Lab is always looking for enthusiastic candidates to work in this multidisciplinary field encompassing optics, medical, electronics, design, and imaging. Prospective Ph.D. candidates can reach out to the principal investigator at uttampal-at-iiitdm.ac.in.
Thrust Areas: Optics, Instrumentation, Spectroscopy, Product Design, Biomedical Engineering
Who can Apply? PG level (MTech/M.E./M.Sc) in relevant disciplines. Please look into the Ph.D. brochure for more information.
How to Apply? Ph.D. admission at IIITDM Kancheepuram opens twice every year (April-May and September-October). For more details please check Institute's website.
Selection Procedure: Written Test/Interview
1. Regular (Open throughout the year)
If you are interested to develop novel optical tools for cancer diagnosis and pursuing an internship at the LEAP Lab @ IIITDM Kancheepuram.
Number of positions: 1 (Mechanical Engineer), 1 (Electronics Engineer), 1 (Optics), and 1 (Biomedical Engineer)
Thrust Areas: Product design, Biomedical Engineering, Optics, and Instrumentation.
Location: LEAP Lab, IIITDM Kancheepuram-Chennai
Duration: Flexible (2 months to 1 year)
Who can Apply? UG (B.E./B.Tech) and PG level (MTech/M.E./M.Sc) students (DD also), Ph.D scholar pursuing their degree from University / Institution within India.
How to Apply? https://bit.ly/3Tk3SLS
Deadline for Application: Rolling notification
Selection procedure: Interviews will be conducted.
Note: No stipend would be provided for the internship. Certificate will be provided to the interns after the successful completion of the internship tenure. Candidates having prior experience with product design and electronic circuit design will be preferred. In case of any doubts, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the principal investigator: Dr. Uttam M. Pal. He can be reached at email@example.com
2. AV Vritika funded by SERB, DST (Closed) - May open again in November, 2023
Title: Design and Development of a Polarization-sensitive Multispectral Intraoral Cancer Probe
Abstract: Oral cancer is one of the leading cause of mortality in India. The current techniques such as visual inspection of the intraoral cavity has lower accuracy to diagnose the disease. This project involves design and development of an intraoral probe for rapid and accurate oral cancer diagnosis.
Title: Development of Ring-Collection based Spatially Offset Raman Spectroscopy for Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Abstract: The project’s primary objective is to design and develop a ring collection-based Spatially Offset Raman Spectroscopy (SORSDx) tool that can quantify the bulk and sub-surface characteristics of the ex-vivo breast biopsy tissue.
Trust Areas: Optics, Instrumentation, Spectroscopy, Product Design, Biomedical Engineering
Location: LEAP Lab, IIITDM Kancheepuram-Chennai (https://www.leaplab-iiitdm.co.in/)
Duration: May, 2023 to July, 2023
Who can Apply? PG level (MTech/M.E./M.Sc) students (DD also), Ph.D scholar pursuing their degree from University / Institution within India.
How to Apply? www.bit.ly/43s5zMN
Deadline for Application: 30th April, 2023
Selection procedure: Interviews will be conducted. Candidates having prior experience with optics, instrumentation, and electronics will be preferred.
Note: In case of any doubts, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the principal investigator: Dr. Uttam M. Pal. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Uttam M. Pal
Biomedical Engineering Stream
Department of Sciences and Humanities
Office: 219 J, Laboratory Complex
Email id: uttampal-at-iiitdm.ac.in
Tele: (+91) 44 2747 6136