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IIITDM Kancheepuram EMBS Student Club

EMBS Talk Series: Through this series, we invite research engineers, doctors, and clinicians to deliver a talk on the recent challenges in medical field. The attendees of the talk comprise students, engineers, professors, doctors, and clinicians from around the globe.

Past events:

1. Title of Talk: Emerging technologies in Antibody Engineering for novel drug discovery

Research Focus: Focus on Antibody Engineering in cancer therapy

Speaker: Dr. Gururaj Shivange, Senior Research Investigator, Antibody Engineering, Syngene International, Biocon Park, Bangalore

Date: November 9th, 2022

Time: 5.00 PM IST

2. Title of Talk: IoT and AI applications in healthcare

Research Focus: Artificial Intelligence

Speaker: Uma Maheswari, Engineering Manager, Johnson Control India

Date: October 1st, 2022

Time: 11.00 AM IST

Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVNAUgbpxbo

3. Title of Talk: Tobacco burden in vulnerable and marginalized populations in Chennai, South India- A researcher's journey, and where engineers can pitch in.

Research Focus: Oral Cancer

Speaker: Dr. Sree Sucharitha, Founder-Chief Executive Officer, Kairos Kinetic Pvt Ltd

Date: 24th May, 2022

Time: 4.30 PM IST

Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DuaiKj84d30

Invited Talks and Presentation


  1. Recent Advances of Optical Sensors in Healthcare, KS College of Engineering and Management, 2022


  1. Multiphysics Simulation of Bio-MEMS Devices, Bangalore Bioinnovation Centre, 2021. Available online.

  2. Modeling Optic and Photonic Devices Using COMSOL Multiphysics, COMSOL Webinar.

  3. Improving the Performance of Medical Devices with Multiphysics Simulation, ET Healthworld, 2021. Available online.


  1. Simulating Ray Optics using COMSOL Multiphysics, COMSOL Webinar. Available online.

  2. Modeling RF & Microwave Heating with COMSOL, COMSOL Webinar. Available online.

  3. Multiphysics modeling of electromagnetic devices (5 Days), COMSOL Training

  4. RF and wave optics modeling (4 Days), COMSOL Training

Prior to 2019

  1. Recent trends in semiconductor devices and MEMS/NEMS (RSTDM `19), Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, NIT Calicut

  2. Modeling high frequency electromagnetics using COMSOL Multiphysics, Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS) Bengaluru

  3. COMSOL Multiphysics 5.2 and Application Builder, IEEE Computer Society Madras Chapter, IIT Madras

  4. Modeling Optics & Photonics Applications, COMSOL Hands-On Workshop, Thailand

  5. Modeling of MEMS devices with COMSOL Multiphysics, COMSOL Conference, Kula Lumpur, Malaysia


Dr. Uttam M. Pal

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering Stream

Department of Sciences and Humanities

IIITDM Kancheepuram-Chennai

Vandalur-Kelambakkam Road

Chennai- 600127

Contact Information

Office: 219 J, Laboratory Complex

Email id: uttampal-at-iiitdm.ac.in

​Tele: (+91) ​44 2747 6136