Yen-Ming Chen | Communications Engineering | Best Researcher Award

 Prof. Yen-Ming Chen | Communications Engineering | Best Researcher Award

 Prof at Institute of Communications Engineering, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan

Prof. Yen-Ming Chen received his B.S. degree in Electrical and Control Engineering from National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 2004. He then earned his M.S. degree (Hons.) in Communications Engineering from National Central University, Jhongli, Taiwan, in 2006, followed by a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 2011.

From 2011 to 2014, Prof. Chen worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Electrical Engineering at NTHU. He then served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering at Chung Yuan Christian University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan, from 2014 to 2016. In 2017, he joined National Sun Yat-sen University in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, where he is currently an Associate Professor in the Institute of Communications Engineering and the Department of Electrical Engineering. His research interests include error-correcting codes, coded modulation, non-orthogonal multiple access, and biometrics.

In 2020, Prof. Chen received the Best Paper Award for Young Scholars from the IEEE IT/COM Society Taipei/Tainan Chapters and the Best Young Professional Member Award from the IEEE Tainan Section.

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🎓 Education

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering: National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Taiwan, 2011, M.S. in Communications Engineering: National Central University (NCU), Taiwan, 2006, B.S. in Electrical and Control Engineering: National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan, 2004

🔬 Research Interests

  • Wireless Communications
  • Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access
  • Error-Correcting Codes
  • Noncoherent Detection
  • Biometrics

💼 Professional Experience

Jul. 2024: Visiting Scholar, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK. Nov. 2023 – present: Director of Division of Student Exchange, Office of International Affairs, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Aug. 2021 – present: Director of Digital Forensics Group, Information Security Research Center, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Aug. 2021 – present: Director of International Master’s Program in Telecommunication Engineering, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Feb. 2021 – present: Associate Professor, Institute of Communications Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Feb. 2017 – Jan. 2021: Assistant Professor, Institute of Communications Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Aug. 2016 – Jan. 2017: Assistant Research Fellow, Massive MIMO Antenna System Research Center, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Sept. 2014 – Jul. 2016: Assistant Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan. Sept. 2011 – Aug. 2014: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan

🏅 Honors

Best Paper Award for Young Scholars, IEEE IT/COM Society Taipei/Tainan Chapters, 2020, Best Young Professional Member Award, IEEE Tainan Section, 2020

📚 Academic Activities

Director, Division of Student Exchange, Office of International Affairs, National Sun Yat-sen University, Director, Digital Forensics Group, Information Security Research Center, National Sun Yat-sen University, Director, International Master’s Program in Telecommunication Engineering, National Sun Yat-sen University

Publication:📝

  • Title: On the design of near-optimal sparse code multiple access codebooks
    • Authors: YM Chen, JW Chen
    • Journal: IEEE Transactions on Communications
    • Year: 2020
    • Volume: 68 (5)
    • Pages: 2950-2962
    • Citations: 70

 

  • Title: SCMA decoding via deep learning
    • Authors: CP Wei, H Yang, CP Li, YM Chen
    • Journal: IEEE Wireless Communications Letters
    • Year: 2020
    • Volume: 10 (4)
    • Pages: 878-881
    • Citations: 27

 

  • Title: Noncoherent amplitude/phase modulated transmission schemes for Rayleigh block fading channels
    • Authors: YM Chen, YL Ueng
    • Journal: IEEE Transactions on Communications
    • Year: 2012
    • Volume: 61 (1)
    • Pages: 217-227
    • Citations: 25

 

  • Title: Performance analysis and optimization of RSMA enabled UAV-aided IBL and FBL communication with imperfect SIC and CSI
    • Authors: SK Singh, K Agrawal, K Singh, YM Chen, CP Li
    • Journal: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
    • Year: 2022
    • Volume: 22 (6)
    • Pages: 3714-3732
    • Citations: 15

 

  • Title: Further results on noncoherent block-coded MPSK [transactions papers]
    • Authors: R Wei, Y Chen
    • Journal: IEEE Transactions on Communications
    • Year: 2008
    • Volume: 56 (10)
    • Pages: 1616-1625
    • Citations: 15

 

  • Title: Reinforcement learning-based SCMA codebook design for uplink Rayleigh fading channels
    • Authors: YM Chen, CDS González, PH Wang, KP Chen
    • Journal: IEEE Wireless Communications Letters
    • Year: 2021
    • Volume: 10 (8)
    • Pages: 1717-1721
    • Citations: 14

 

  • Title: On near-optimal codebook and receiver designs for MIMO-SCMA schemes
    • Authors: YM Chen, YC Hsu, MC Wu, R Singh, YC Chang
    • Journal: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
    • Year: 2022
    • Volume: 21 (12)
    • Pages: 10724-10738
    • Citations: 12

 

  • Title: Flooding-assisted informed dynamic scheduling for rateless codes
    • Authors: YM Chen, HC Lee, YL Ueng, CY Yeh
    • Conference: 2012 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC)
    • Year: 2012
    • Pages: 173-177
    • Citations: 12

 

  • Title: LDPC coded modulation for TLC flash memory
    • Authors: HC Lee, JH Shy, YM Chen, YL Ueng
    • Conference: 2017 IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW)
    • Year: 2017
    • Pages: 204-208
    • Citations: 10

 

  • Title: An efficient construction strategy for near-optimal variable-length error-correcting codes
    • Authors: YM Chen, FT Wu, CP Li, PK Varshney
    • Journal: IEEE Communications Letters
    • Year: 2019
    • Volume: 23 (3)
    • Pages: 398-401
    • Citations: 9

 

  • Title: Perfect sequences of odd prime length
    • Authors: CP Li, KJ Chang, HH Chang, YM Chen
    • Journal: IEEE Signal Processing Letters
    • Year: 2018
    • Volume: 25 (7)
    • Pages: 966-969
    • Citations: 9

 

 

Khutaija Noor | Neuropsychiatry research | Women Researcher Award

 Dr. Khutaija Noor | Neuropsychiatry research | Women Researcher Award 

 Dr at PsychCare Consultants Research, United States

Dynamic Medical Professional with around 5 years of experience working as a Duty Medical Officer and Counselor across various therapeutic areas. Skilled in patient counseling, pre- and post-operative procedures, and assisting physicians. Proficient in performing minor surgical procedures independently and maintaining patient data records. Demonstrates strong abilities in taking patient medical histories, managing post-op recovery, diagnosing medical conditions, and ensuring patient confidentiality. Experienced in treatments like VNS Therapy, Spravato, Ketamine, and psychiatric medications. Expertise includes working with patients with opioid addiction, schizophrenia, MDD, bipolar disorder, OCD, migraines, and MS. Proficient in ICU treatments for drug overdose, psychosis, and delirium.

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🎓 Education

Harvard University Foundation of Clinical Research: Oct 2023 – May 2024 USMLE Scores STEP 1: 210 STEP 2: 214. Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) SHADAN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, Hyderabad, India: Oct 2015 GPA: 3.2. Intermediate Education in Biology, Physics & Chemistry ANDHRA PRADESH BOARD HYDERABAD, Hyderabad, India: May 2009 GPA: 3.8 | Certificate of Merit

📜 Certifications

Good Clinical Practice by Citi Program, Basic Life Support by American Heart Association, International Model United Nations Certificate for Appreciation in Conference 63.0, HIPAA Certification, Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS), Mayo Clinic IATA Certification, CITI Program Human Subject Research, ECFMG Certified, CANTAB Connect Rater Training by Cambridge Cognition

🏅 Certification of Attendance

American Psychiatry Association, San Francisco: May 20-24, 2023, Connex Rater Training Meeting, Dallas: May 2-5, 2023, Empower Investigator Meeting, New Orleans: February 1-4, 2023, Karuna Investigator Meeting, Boston: October 13-14, 2022, Roche Investigator Meeting, Miami: October 6-7, 2022, Livanova Meet- Award Presentation

📚 Educational Activity

Meds Student Network Research Article Workshop – Road to Research 2.0: April 14-16, 2023, Buprenorphine and Office-Based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder – APA Education

Publication:📝

  • Title: Choices and challenges with treatment of myasthenia gravis in pregnancy: a systematic review
    • Authors: L Kumar, MP Kachhadia, J Kaur, H Patel, K Noor, RG Gohel, P Kaur
    • Journal: Cureus
    • Year: 2023
    • Volume: 15 (7)
    • Citations: 4

 

  • Title: The Impact of Internet Addiction on Academic Performance among Medical Students in Bangladesh: A Cross-Sectional Study and the Potential Role of Yoga
    • Authors: S Afrin, NAS Rahman, TT Tabassum, F Abdullah, MI Rahman, SH Simu, K Noor
    • Journal: medRxiv
    • Year: 2023
    • DOI: 2023.06.28.23292017
    • Citations: 1

 

  • Title: Management of Refractory Immune Thrombocytopenia with Fostamatinib: A Case Report
    • Authors: K Noor, HA Qadri, AM Hussein
    • Journal:
    • Year: 2024
    • Status: Published, Citation Count Unavailable

 

  • Title: Alpha Gal Syndrome: A symptomatic presentation in the Emergency Room
    • Authors: K Noor, J Orren
    • Journal:
    • Year: 2023
    • Status: Published, Citation Count Unavailable

 

  • Title: My Experience at the American Psychiatric Association 2023 in San Francisco
    • Authors: K Noor
    • Journal: Journal for International Medical Graduates
    • Year: 2023
    • Volume: 2 (1)
    • Status: Published, Citation Count Unavailable

 

 

Ashwin Kuchekar | Pharmaceutics | Best Researcher Award

 Dr. Ashwin Kuchekar | Pharmaceutics | Best Researcher Award 

 Dr at School of Health Sciences and Technology, India

Dr. Ashwin Bhanudas Kuchekar is a distinguished academic and industry professional in pharmaceutical sciences, currently serving as Associate Dean and Professor at Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University. With a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics and extensive experience in formulation development, he has held key roles in renowned companies such as Abbott Healthcare and Lupin Research Park. Dr. Kuchekar’s expertise spans novel drug delivery systems, quality by design, and industry-academia partnerships. His contributions include successful product launches, technical webinars, and numerous publications in reputed journals. Fluent in English, Hindi, and Marathi, he is committed to advancing pharmaceutical research and education.

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 🚀Current Positions:

Associate Dean (Academic and Faculty Affairs) School of Health Sciences and Technology, Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University
June 13, 2023 – Present. Professor Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Health Sciences and Technology, Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University June 13, 2023 – Present

🏭Industrial Experience:

Innovation and Development Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai September 13, 2016 – June 6, 2019. Formulation and Development – Quality by Design Lupin Research Park, Pune August 18, 2014 – September 2, 2016. Formulation and Development Piramal Health Care, Goregaon, Mumbai May 19 – November 30, 2009. Formulation and Development Nu-Life Pharmaceuticals, Pimpri, Pune May 19 – June 18, 2006

🎓Academic Experience:

Associate Professor School of Pharmacy, Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune June 7, 2019 – June 12, 2023. Lecturer – Pharmaceutics Progressive Education Society’s, Modern College of Pharmacy (For Ladies), Moshi, Pune November 29, 2009 – August 31, 2010

🎓Education:

Ph.D. (Pharmaceutics) Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune August 5, 2010 – September 10, 2015 Dissertation: Development and Evaluation of Targeted Polymeric Micellar Drug Delivery System. Master of Pharmacy (Pharmaceutics) R. C. Patel Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research, Shirpur 2009 Dissertation: Formulation and Evaluation of Chronotherapeutic Drug Delivery Systems. Bachelor of Pharmacy
Poona College of Pharmacy, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune 2007

Certifications:

“Introduction to Pharmacy Practice”, Alison Courses (2020). “Lean Six Sigma Black Belt”, Global Skill Development Council (2019). “Six Sigma: Understanding Design of Experiments”, Alison Courses (2018). “General Course on Intellectual Property”, WIPO Worldwide Academy (2009)

🔧Technical Skills:

Expertise in Novel Drug Delivery Systems, product development, and quality by design, Development of various dosage forms and coordination with analytical departments, Proficiency in Design of Experiments (DOE) and formulation optimization, Knowledge in drug delivery technology, SOP preparation, and product development guidelines

🏅Achievements:

CSIR Senior Research Fellow Award (2012), UGC Project Fellow (2011), Successful scale-up and commercial launch of pharmaceutical pro

Publication:📝

  • Title: Formulation and evaluation of optimized oxybenzone microsponge gel for topical delivery
    • Authors: AP Pawar, AP Gholap, AB Kuchekar, C Bothiraja, AJ Mali
    • Journal: Journal of Drug Delivery
    • Year: 2015
    • Volume: 2015 (1)
    • Article Number: 261068
    • Citations: 101

 

  • Title: Psoriasis: A comprehensive review
    • Authors: AB Kuchekar, RR Pujari, SB Kuchekar, SN Dhole, PM Mule, B Vidyapeeth
    • Journal: International Journal of Pharmaceutical Life Sciences
    • Year: 2011
    • Volume: 2 (6)
    • Pages: 857-877
    • Citations: 96

 

  • Title: Pharmaceutical Quality by Design: A new approach in product development
    • Authors: A Gawade, S Chemate, A Kuchekar
    • Journal: Research and Reviews: Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Year: 2013
    • Volume: 2 (3)
    • Citations: 36

 

  • Title: Screening of factors using Plackett Burman design in the preparation of capecitabine-loaded nano polymeric micelles
    • Authors: AB Kuchekar, AP Pawar
    • Journal: International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Year: 2014
    • Volume: 6 (5)
    • Pages: 489-496
    • Citations: 26

 

  • Title: Six sigma: process of understanding the control and capability of ranitidine hydrochloride tablet
    • Authors: AR Chabukswar, SC Jagdale, BS Kuchekar, HS Kothawade, AB Kuckekar
    • Journal: Journal of Young Pharmacists
    • Year: 2011
    • Volume: 3 (1)
    • Pages: 15-25
    • Citations: 26

 

  • Title: Self microemulsifying drug delivery system: a novel approach for hydrophobic drugs
    • Authors: G Shinde, S Kuchekar, P Kamble, A Kuchekar, R Kshirsagar, B Kuchekar
    • Journal: International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Year: 2011
    • Volume: 3 (1)
    • Pages: 988-1005
    • Citations: 15

 

  • Title: Emulgel approach to formulation development: a review
    • Authors: BM Patel, AB Kuchekar, SR Pawar
    • Journal: Biosciences Biotechnology Research Asia
    • Year: 2021
    • Volume: 18 (3)
    • Pages: 459-465
    • Citations: 13

 

  • Title: Capecitabine loaded polymeric micelles: Formulation, characterization and cytotoxicity study
    • Authors: AB Kuchekar, AP Pawar
    • Journal: International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials & Emerging Engineering
    • Year: 2013
    • Citations: 12

 

  • Title: Development of ranolazine loaded floating biomaterial gellan beads using Box-Behnken factorial design
    • Authors: AP Pawar, PL Munde, C Bothiraja, AB Kuchekar
    • Journal: Materials Technology
    • Year: 2015
    • Volume: 30 (1)
    • Pages: 33-42
    • Citations: 11

 

  • Title: Hydrotropic solubilization: an emerging approach
    • Authors: AB Kuchekar, A Gawade, S Boldhane
    • Journal: Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics
    • Year: 2021
    • Volume: 11 (1-s)
    • Pages: 200-206
    • Citations: 8

 

 

Aya Sayed | Molecular Cell Biology | Best Researcher Award

 Dr. Aya Sayed | Molecular Cell Biology | Best Researcher Award 

 Dr at Alexandria University, Egypt

Aya Sayed Abdelfattah Mohamed, an Egyptian national, is an accomplished histochemist and cell biologist. She holds a Master’s degree in Histochemistry and Cell Biology from Alexandria University, where her thesis explored niclosamide’s role in colorectal cancer. Aya has extensive research experience, including protein detection, DNA/RNA extraction, and tumor induction studies. Currently an Assistant Lecturer at Alexandria University, she has over five years of teaching experience and has presented at numerous conferences and workshops. Proficient in both Arabic and English, Aya is committed to advancing cancer research and education in her field.

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Master’s Degree in Histochemistry and Cell BiologyMedical Research Institute, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt September 2017 – September 2022 CGPA: 3.57/4.00 Thesis: “Role of Niclosamide on Dimethylhydrazine Induced Colorectal Cancer in Albino Mice”. Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology Department of Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt September 2011 – June 2015 Grade: Very Good, CGPA: 3.02 Thesis: “Mutation, Key Player in Evolution” (Grade: Excellent)

🔬Research Skills

Tissue transfer and processing for histopathology. Protein detection and quantification (ELISA). DNA and RNA extraction. Gel electrophoresis and PCR. Image analysis (Image J, Aperio’s ImageScope). Handling and restraining laboratory animals. Preparation of paraffin blocks, tissue sections, and blood smears. Tumor induction research on mice. Immunohistochemical and histochemical staining. Histomorphometric analysis. Frozen section preparation. Meta-analyses and diagnostic test accuracy studies

💼Work Experience

Assistant Lecturer of Histochemistry and Cell Biology Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt October 2022 – Present Teach and assess students, set examination questions, and provide feedback. Join networks for information sharing and idea exchange.. Teaching Assistant of Histochemistry and Cell Biology Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt May 2017 – October 2022 Demonstrate practical techniques, assist students, and maintain laboratory operations. Ensure health and safety in the lab and provide feedback on student performance.

🛠️Training Experience

Communicational and Presentational Skills, Faculty and Leadership Development Center, October 2021. Research Methodologies, Faculty and Leadership Development Center, September 2021. Experimental Design and SPSS, Faculty and Leadership Development Center, July 2021. Rights and Duties of University Staff Assistants, Faculty and Leadership Development Center, March 2021. Global Databases, Faculty and Leadership Development Center, March 2021. References Management System, Faculty and Leadership Development Center, June 2019

💻Computer Skills

Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Familiar with IBM SPSS, Revman, Open Meta, Meta Disc 2, BioRender, GraphPad Prism 9

Publication:📝

  1. Title: Effect of Niclosamide on Colorectal Cancer Induced by Dimethylhydrazine in Albino Mice
    • Journal: Egyptian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
    • Year: 2023
    • Type: Journal article
    • DOI: 10.1080/2314808X.2023.2284445
    • EID: 2-s2.0-85179321745
    • ISSN: 2314808X
    • Contributors: A. Sayed, E.A. Youssef, S.A. Mahmoud, S. Youssry, A.A. Abdel-Mawla
    • Source: Aya Sayed via Scopus – Elsevier

 

Kazuyoshi Tsuchiya | Bio Engineering | Best Researcher Award

  Prof Dr. Kazuyoshi Tsuchiya | Bio Engineering | Best Researcher Award 

Prof Dr at Tokai University,  Japan

Prof. Kazuyoshi Tsuchiya is a distinguished professor in the Department of Precision and Mechanical Engineering at Tokai University, Japan. He is also a board member of the Japan Society of Precision Engineering. With over 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings, his research focuses on biocompatible microneedles, piezoelectric thin film actuators, and sensors for BioMEMS. He is particularly interested in developing sensor systems that monitor biological information, such as pH levels. Prof. Tsuchiya has accumulated twenty years of academic experience in Japanese universities, specializing in MEMS and nanotechnology, utilizing super precision machining techniques like ion beam sputtering. His expertise includes practical design and production skills for MEMS and nanotechnology.

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🎓Education

Ph.D. in Engineering University of Warwick, UK (1995-1999) Thesis: “Fabrication of TiNi Shape Memory Alloy Microactuators by Ion Beam Sputter Deposition”. Master of Engineering Tokai University, Japan (1993-1995) Thesis: “Improvement of Surface Roughness by Ion Beam Sputtering”. Bachelor of Engineering Tokai University, Japan (1989-1993) Thesis: “Surface Machining for Lens by Ion Beam Sputtering”

💼Work Experience

Professor, Department of Precision Engineering, Micro/Nano Technology Center Tokai University, Tokyo, Japan (April 2022-Present). Professor, Precision Engineering, Micro/Nano Technology Center Tokai University, Tokyo, Japan (April 2015-March 2021). Professor, Precision Engineering Tokai University, Tokyo, Japan (April 2014-March 2015). Associate Professor, Precision Engineering Tokai University, Tokyo, Japan (April 2007-March 2014). Senior Research Fellow University of Warwick, Coventry, UK (April 2012-October 2012). Research Assistant, Bio Venture Centre Osaka Institute of Technology, Osaka, Japan (April 2001-March 2005). Research Assistant, Satellite Venture Business Laboratory Ibaraki University, Hitachi, Japan (May 1999-March 2001)

🔬Research Focus

Prof. Tsuchiya’s research involves: Development of pain quantitative assessment techniques for microneedle design., Simulation and development of valveless micropumps for lab-on-a-chip applications., Quantitative assessment of biocompatibility using first principle methods., Production of titanium microneedles and PZT thin film micro actuators using ion sputtering., Design of micropumping systems for drug delivery and health monitoring.

Publication:📝

  1. Title: Influence of Al Doping on the Structural, Morphological, Optical, and Gas Sensing Properties of ZnO Nanorods
    • Authors: M. Navaneethan, G. K. Mani, S. Ponnusamy, K. Tsuchiya, et al.
    • Journal: Journal of Alloys and Compounds
    • Volume: 698
    • Pages: 555-564
    • Year: 2017
    • Citations: 166

 

  1. Title: Development of Blood Extraction System for Health Monitoring System
    • Authors: K. Tsuchiya, N. Nakanishi, Y. Uetsuji, E. Nakamachi
    • Journal: Biomedical Microdevices
    • Volume: 7
    • Pages: 347-353
    • Year: 2005
    • Citations: 129

 

  1. Title: ZnO-Based Microfluidic pH Sensor: A Versatile Approach for Quick Recognition of Circulating Tumor Cells in Blood
    • Authors: G. K. Mani, M. Morohoshi, Y. Yasoda, S. Yokoyama, H. Kimura, K. Tsuchiya
    • Journal: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces
    • Volume: 9 (6)
    • Pages: 5193-5203
    • Year: 2017
    • Citations: 74

 

  1. Title: Microneedle pH Sensor: Direct, Label-Free, Real-Time Detection of Cerebrospinal Fluid and Bladder pH
    • Authors: G. K. Mani, K. Miyakoda, A. Saito, Y. Yasoda, K. Kajiwara, M. Kimura, K. Tsuchiya
    • Journal: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces
    • Volume: 9 (26)
    • Pages: 21651-21659
    • Year: 2017
    • Citations: 64

 

  1. Title: Development of an Acetone Sensor Using Nanostructured Co₃O₄ Thin Films for Exhaled Breath Analysis
    • Authors: P. Srinivasan, A. J. Kulandaisamy, G. K. Mani, K. J. Babu, K. Tsuchiya, et al.
    • Journal: RSC Advances
    • Volume: 9 (52)
    • Pages: 30226-30239
    • Year: 2019
    • Citations: 50

 

  1. Title: Development of RF Magnetron Sputtering Method to Fabricate PZT Thin Film Actuator
    • Authors: K. Tsuchiya, T. Kitagawa, E. Nakamachi
    • Journal: Precision Engineering
    • Volume: 27 (3)
    • Pages: 258-264
    • Year: 2003
    • Citations: 50

 

  1. Title: Investigation on CH₄ Sensing Characteristics of Hierarchical V₂O₅ Nanoflowers Operated at Relatively Low Temperature Using Chemiresistive Approach
    • Authors: V. Mounasamy, G. K. Mani, D. Ponnusamy, K. Tsuchiya, P. R. Reshma, et al.
    • Journal: Analytica Chimica Acta
    • Volume: 1106
    • Pages: 148-160
    • Year: 2020
    • Citations: 48

 

  1. Title: Design and Development of a Biocompatible Painless Microneedle by the Ion Sputtering Deposition Method
    • Authors: K. Tsuchiya, S. Jinnin, H. Yamamoto, Y. Uetsuji, E. Nakamachi
    • Journal: Precision Engineering
    • Volume: 34 (3)
    • Pages: 461-466
    • Year: 2010
    • Citations: 48

 

  1. Title: Development and Fluidic Simulation of Microneedles for Painless Pathological Interfacing with Living Systems
    • Authors: S. Chakraborty, K. Tsuchiya
    • Journal: Journal of Applied Physics
    • Volume: 103 (11)
    • Year: 2008
    • Citations: 40

 

Abhinav Singh | Microbial Nanotechnology | Young Scientist Award

  Mr. Abhinav Singh | Microbial Nanotechnology | Young Scientist Award 

To build a long-term career as a researcher and to further advance my professional expertise and make significant contributions to the emerging field of microbial nanotechnology, specifically in developing novel nanoparticles and nanocomposites utilizing microbial systems for targeted applications including sensing, imaging, drug delivery, and nanoremediation. Proficient in all microbiological techniques along with several molecular ones, and have filed three patents on related topics with additional work in progress.

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📚 Education Details &  Ph.D. Thesis Topic & 📜 Master’s Thesis Topic & 👩‍🏫 Professional Experience

Mr. Abhinav Singh is a dedicated scholar and educator with a robust academic background in the biological sciences, currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Microbiology at Amity University. With a solid foundation in Zoology (Hons.) from Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University and an M.Sc. in Microbiology from Amity University, Mr. Abhinav Singh has consistently demonstrated academic excellence, evident from their impressive marks and rigorous research endeavors. Their Ph.D. research focuses on the application of bio-slurry and nanoparticles on legumes for soil amelioration, while their master’s thesis involved the detection of common abortogenic microbial agents using PCR. With over nine years of teaching experience and five months in the industry, Mr. Abhinav Singh has served as a Senior Assistant Professor at LBRCE, JNTUK, since June 2021, following a seven-year tenure as an Assistant Professor. Additionally, they have practical experience as a trainer for design and analysis at CADD TECHNOLOGIES. Dr. Mr. Abhinav Singh combines a deep commitment to education with extensive research expertise, contributing significantly to both academia and applied science.

🎓 Workshops & Training:

Research Data Analysis & Interpretation using SPSS A2Z EduLearningHub, 15th-17th March 2022. Complementing Current Techniques with Next Generation Technology for Crop Health Improvement Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Aligarh Muslim University under GIAN, Ministry of Education, Government of India, 14th-19th November 2022. Computer-Aided Drug Design (CADD) Centre of Bioinformatics Training and Research, Lucknow, 19th-28th November 2022. Bio-Based and Bio-Inspired Materials: Cornerstones for Sustainable Future Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala under GIAN, Ministry of Education, Government of India, 17th-21st October 2023. Protein Structure Prediction and Validation in Structural Biology International Homology Modelling Workshop, CATR, 27th-30th April 2024

🏆 Awards:

S. Ramanujan Award 2024 ARAI (Association of Researchers and Academicians) Society, India. Best Poster Presentation (First Prize) 2024 National Conference on “Plants and Environmental Health for Sustainable Human Life (PEHSHL – 2024), Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Udaipur, Rajasthan

🌟 Areas of Interest:

  • Teaching
  • Research

🔬 Skills and Techniques:

Microbiology: Culture techniques, Microscopic and staining techniques Biochemical Analysis: Estimation of proteins, Screening for various phytochemicals, Enzyme extraction from plants and soil Nanotechnology: Biosynthesis and Characterization of nanoparticles. Assays: Antimicrobial assay, Plant growth parameters. Molecular Biology: DNA extraction, Gel Electrophoresis, SDS-PAGE, Western Blotting, Southern Blotting

🧪 Instruments Handled:

Gel Electrophoresis units (Vertical and Horizontal), DLS (Dynamic Light Scattering) for particle size analysis, UV-spectrophotometer, Microscopes, Autoclave, Hot Air Oven, Laminar Air Flow, Electrophoretic Unit, PCR, RT-PCR, Nanodrop Unit for DNA/Protein concentration, Gel Doc Machine

Publication:📝

  1. Title: Molecular Detection of Brucella melitensis, Chlamydophila spp., Campylobacter spp., Brucella abortus, and Coxiella burnetii in Genital Tracts of Goats
    • Authors: A. Singh, A. K. Mishra, K. Gururaj, A. Kumar
    • Journal: Indian Journal of Animal Research
    • Volume/Issue: 1
    • Pages: 6
    • Year: 2023
    • DOI: 10.18805/IJAR.B-5074
    • Impact Factor: 0.5

 

  1. Title: Deciphering the Synergistic Potential of Mycogenic Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles and Bio-Slurry Formulation on Phenology and Physiology of Vigna radiata
    • Authors: A. Singh, S. Hiregoudar, R. Chauhan, A. Varma, R. Prasad, A. Goel
    • Journal: Nanotechnology Reviews
    • Volume/Issue: 13(1)
    • Article Number: 20230217
    • Year: 2024
    • DOI: 10.1515/ntrev-2023-0217
    • Impact Factor: 7.4

 

  1. Title: Exploring the Impact of Mycogenic Selenium Nanoparticles on Production of Exopolysaccharides from Arid Zone Bacteria
    • Authors: A. Singh, R. Chauhan, P. Bhargava, R. Prasad, A. Goel
    • Journal: Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology
    • Article Number: 103313
    • Year: 2024
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.bcab.2024.103313
    • Impact Factor: 3.4

 

Under Revision

  1. Title: Unveiling the Impact of Nanobioformulation on Rhizospheric Soil Amelioration of Vigna radiata
    • Authors: A. Singh, R. Chauhan, S. Suman, R. Prasad, A. Goel
    • Journal: IET Nanobiotechnology
    • Year: 2024
    • Impact Factor: 3.8

Under Review

  1. Title: Synergistic Aftermath of Bioslurry Combined with Biogenic Nanoparticles on Soil Amelioration
    • Authors: A. Singh, R. Chauhan, V. Rajput, T. Minkina, R. Prasad, A. Varma, A. Goel
    • Journal: Environmental Science and Pollution Research
    • Year: 2024
    • Impact Factor: 5.2

 

  1. Title: Functional Insights of Microbial Exopolysaccharides and Its Impact on Soil and Growth of Vigna radiata
    • Authors: A. Singh, R. Chauhan, R. Prasad, V. Verma, A. Goel
    • Journal: Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology
    • Year: 2024
    • Impact Factor: 3.4

 

  1. Title: Potential of Extracted Microbial Exopolysaccharides Combination on Soil Microbial Community through Illumina Sequencing for Controlling Desertification
    • Authors: A. Singh, R. Chauhan, A. Agrawal, S. Sonowal, R. Prasad, A. Goel
    • Journal: 3 Biotech
    • Year: 2024
    • Impact Factor: 2.6

 

  1. Title: Unveiling the Potential of Bioslurry and Biogenic ZnO Nanoparticles Formulation as Significant Bionanofertilizer by Ameliorating Rhizospheric Microbiome of Vigna radiata
    • Authors: A. Singh, R. Chauhan, S. Rath, A. Agrawal, R. Prasad, A. Goel
    • Journal: Process Safety and Environmental Protection
    • Year: 2024
    • Impact Factor: 6.9

 

Ayesha Zahoor | Literature | Best Researcher Award

  Mr. Ayesha Zahoor | Literature | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Ayesha Zahoor is an accomplished academic currently pursuing a Ph.D. in English Literature at the National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad. She holds an M.Phil. and M.A. in English from the University of Peshawar and has over a decade of teaching experience at prestigious institutions, including Edwardes College and NUML. Dr. Zahoor has expertise in modern drama, women writers, and American literature. She has published research on rhetorical questions in contemporary literature and actively contributes to academic and co-curricular activities. Fluent in English, Urdu, and Pushto, she is dedicated to advancing literary scholarship and education.

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📚 Academic Profile

PhD (English Literature) In progress National University of Modern Languages (NUML), IslamabadSession: 2019 (Fall). M.Phil (English) Department of English and Applied Linguistics University of Peshawar Year: 2018. M.A (English) Department of English and Applied Linguistics University of Peshawar Years: 2003-2004. B.Ed Institute of Education & Research (IER) University of Peshawar Years: 2007-2008. B.A Frontier Degree College for Women, Peshawar Years: 1999-2000. F.Sc Frontier Degree College for Women, Peshawar Years: 1997-1998. SSC Frontier Model School, Peshawar Year: 1996

👩‍🏫 Professional Experience

National University of Modern Languages (NUML) Position: Contract Basis Duration: 1st March 2022 – Present. Edwardes College Peshawar Position: Regular Basis Duration: 15th September 2010 – 4th August 2021. Institute of Computer and Management Sciences (ICMS) Position: Visiting Basis Duration: 1st September 2009 – 6th July 2010. Government Girls Degree College, Mansehra Position: Contract Basis Duration: 5th August 2005 – 30th June 2006

Publication:📝

  • Title: Witnessing Con/Text(s) and Narrativizing Subjectivities: Rhetorical Questions in Atef Abu Saif’s The Drone Eats with Me: A Gaza Diary
    • Journal: Life Writing
    • Date: July 18, 2024
    • DOI: 10.1080/14484528.2024.2375657
    • Contributors: Ayesha Zahoor, Rabia Aamir

 

NAGESWARA RAO A | Mechanical Engineering | Young Scientist Award

  Dr. NAGESWARA RAO A | Mechanical Engineering | Young Scientist Award

Dr. A. Nageswara Rao is a distinguished researcher and educator at NIT Tiruchirappalli, specializing in road safety, human factors in driving, CAD, robotics, and additive manufacturing. He holds a Ph.D. in Production Engineering and has over 9 years of teaching experience, with expertise in ANSYS, AutoCAD, and SOLIDWORKS. Dr. Rao has published numerous papers in reputable journals and presented at national and international conferences. He has developed innovative products, including a driver drowsiness detection system and a smart pesticide agriculture robot. Recognized with several awards, he is an active contributor to professional organizations and academic programs.

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🌟 Educational Qualifications

Ph.D. in Production Engineering: NIT Tiruchirappalli (2019-2024, CGPA: 8.75), M.E. in CAD/CAM: G.V.P. College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam, JNTU-K (2011-2013, 81.5%), B.E. in Mechanical Engineering: R.V.R & J.C College of Engineering, Acharya Nagarjuna University (2007-2011, 62.5%)

🏫 Experience Summary

  • Teaching: 9.4 Years
  • Industry: 05 Months
  • Total: 9 Years 9 Months
S.No College University Post Held From To Experience (yrs)
3 LBRCE JNTUK Senior Assistant Professor 01-06-2021 Till Date 2 Years 4 Months
2 LBRCE JNTUK Assistant Professor 09-06-2014 31-05-2021 7 Years
1 CADD TECHNOLOGIES Training Center Trainer for Design and Analysis 01-01-2014 08-06-2014 05 Months

📚 Courses Handled

Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM), RoboticsRobot Engineering, Total Quality Management (TQM), CAD/CAM Lab, Robotics and Simulation Lab, Management Science for Engineers, Industrial Economics and Management, Production Planning and Control

🖥️ Software Skills

ANSYS, ABAQUS, AutoCAD, CATIA, SOLIDWORKS, 3D Experience, UniGraphis, MasterCAM, SPSS, MiniTAB, ROBOANALYZER

Publication:📝

  • Design and Development of Seed Sowing AGROBOT Journal: Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research
    Date: 2018
    Volume: 5(5)
    Contributors: AN Rao, S Pichi Reddy
    Citations: 7

 

  • Enhancing Disease Prediction Accuracy: Leveraging Random Forest Out of Bag for Early Detection and Diagnosis in Healthcare Book Chapter: Disruptive Technologies in Computing and Communication Systems
    Date: 2024
    Pages: 168-173
    Contributors: E Sateesh, KL Padmavathi, AN Rao
    Citations: 0

 

  • Measuring the Violations, Errors, and Lapses Using Driving Behaviour Questionnaire (DBQ) on Indian Drivers Book Chapter: Challenges and Opportunities in Industrial and Mechanical Engineering
    Date: 2024
    Contributors: AN Rao, R Jeyapaul, B Chaitanya, G Manikanta
    Citations: 0

 

  • Driving Errors as a Function of Listening to Music and FM Radio: A Simulator Study Journal: Traffic Injury Prevention
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 25(1), Pages: 49-56
    Contributors: A Nageswara Rao, R Jeyapaul, SA Najar, B Chaitanya
    Citations: 0

 

  • Effect of Ball Milling on Compacting Characteristics of Al-10% Al2O3-Fly Ash Composites Journal: Waste Residue Composites
    Date: 2023
    Volume: 16, Page: 113
    Contributors: SP Reddy, PVC Rao, AN Rao
    Citations: 0

 

  • Effect of Visual Distraction on Driving Performance: Driving Simulator Experiment Journal: International Journal of Vehicle Structures & Systems
    Date: 2023
    Volume: 15(5), Pages: 603-607
    Contributors: AN Rao, R Jeyapaul, B Chaitanya
    Citations: 0

 

  • Design and Analysis of Seed Sowing Mechanism for Agriculture ROBOT Journal: International Journal of Modern Agriculture
    Date: 2021
    Volume: 10(2), Pages: 4014-4021
    Contributors: AN Rao, B Chaitanya, SP Reddy, N Raju, BU Lakshmi, BDI Premkumar
    Citations: 0

 

  • Safe Design and Analysis of Motorcycle Helmet Journal: Journal of Green Engineering
    Date: 2020
    Volume: 10(6), Pages: 2678–2692
    Contributors: AN Rao, B Chaitanya, B H V Reddy, N Raju, G Naresh
    Citations: 0

 

  • Dynamics of 3-DOF Translational Parallel Kinematic Machine Conference Proceedings: International Mechanical Engineering Congress (IMEC 2014)
    Date: 2014
    Contributors: ANR S. Shankar Ganesh, A. B. Koteswara Rao
    Citations: 0

 

Amirhossein Abedini | Technology | Best Researcher Award

  Dr. michel kabamba nzaji | Technology | Best Researcher Award

Amirhossein Abedini, an Iranian Ph.D. student in Food Science and Technology at Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, specializes in 3D printing, functional foods, food additives, and safety. With an H-index of 6 and 17 publications, his research includes impactful work on plant-based burger safety and food additive effects on acrylamide formation. He has served in various leadership roles, including Central Executive Secretary of the Student Research Office. Abedini’s notable achievements include top honors at national festivals and recognition as a distinguished researcher by Iran’s Ministry of Health. He also actively reviews for prominent journals and congresses.

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🎓 Education

PhD student / Food Science and Technology National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. (1402-present). MSc in Food Safety Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. (1400-1402)
Thesis: Investigating the impact of 3D printing technology on safety indicators of plant-based burger. BSc in Food Science and Technology
National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. (1395-1399)

📊 Researcher Profile (Scopus)

  • Number of articles: 17
  • H-index: 6

🧑‍🔬 Professions and Scientific Interests

3D printing, Functional foods, Food additives, Food safety, Food security

🏅 Main Executive Positions and Memberships

Central executive secretary of ‘Student Research Office’ at Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences (Tehran, Iran, 2021-2022). Member of the board of food safety students’ scientific association, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (Tehran, Iran, 2022-2023). Secretary of students’ technology committee, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences (Tehran, Iran, 2019-2020)

🏆 Main Achievements and Honors

National ‘Razi Medical Sciences Festival’; 1st grade ‘Student Research Committee’ of Shahid Beheshti Medical University among all medical universities in Iran (2022, Tehran Iran). 1st grade, best article of the year among all students and fields in the 28th anniversary festival of Tehran University of Medical Sciences (2022) Abedini, A. H., et al. (2022). “The role of additives on acrylamide formation in food products: a systematic review.” Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition: 1-21. (Q1; IF: 12) (Rank 2 Scopus) (Top 5%). 1st grade, best article of the year among all students and fields in the 29th anniversary festival of Tehran University of Medical Sciences (2023) Abedini, Amirhossein, et al. (2023). “Assessment of cheese frauds, and relevant detection methods: A systematic review.” Food Chemistry: X (2023): 100825. (Q1; IF: 8) (Top 10%) Best poster presentation at the 1st Annual students congress of medical sciences universities in Tehran, Iran (2023) Distinguished talented researcher student of the year in Ministry of Health of Iran (2023, score 166.9) 2nd rank in National Graduate Entrance Exam (Ph.D.) (2024)

🔬 Research Projects

Oilseed Cakes in the Food Industry; A Review on Applications, Challenges, and Future Perspectives. A Review on Dietary Additive, Food Supplement and Exercise Effects on the Prevention of Covid-19. Investigating the prevalence of depression and effective factors in nurses. Effective methods to relieve the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome.

 

Publication:📝

  • Zearalenone, an Estrogenic Component, in Bovine Milk: Amount and Detection Method; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Journal: Toxicology Reports
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 13, Article 101688
    Contributors: K. Ghanati, B. Basaran, A. Abedini, N. Akbari, P. Sadighara
    Citations: 0

 

  • Studying the Impact of 3D Printing Technology on Safety Indicators of Plant-Based Burger Journal: Food Chemistry: X
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 22, Article 101489
    Contributors: A. Abedini, H. Hosseini, N. Shariatifar, E. Molaee-aghaee, P. Sadighara
    Citations: 0

 

  • Personalized Nutrition with 3D-Printed Foods: A Systematic Review on the Impact of Different Additives Journal: Advances in Colloid and Interface Science
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 328, Article 103181
    Contributors: A. Abedini, S. Sohrabvandi, P. Sadighara, S. Seyyedi-Mansour, S.M. Jafari
    Citations: 2

 

  • Intelligent Packaging Systems for the Quality and Safety Monitoring of Meat Products: From Lab Scale to Industrialization Journal: Food Control
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 160, Article 110359
    Contributors: M. Alizadeh Sani, W. Zhang, A. Abedini, F. Zhang, S.M. Jafari
    Citations: 4

 

  • Development of Sustainable UV-Screening Food Packaging Materials: A Review of Recent Advances Journal: Trends in Food Science and Technology
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 145, Article 104366
    Contributors: M. Alizadeh Sani, A. Khezerlou, M. Tavassoli, A.H. Abedini, D.J. McClements
    Citations: 9

 

  • Manufacture of Biodegradable Food Packaging Book: Biodegradable and Edible Food Packaging: Trends and Technologies
    Date: 2024
    Pages: 75-96
    Contributors: M. Alizadeh Sani, A.H. Abedini, D.J. McClements
    Citations: 0

 

  • The Role of Additives on Acrylamide Formation in Food Products: A Systematic Review Journal: Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition
    Date: 2024
    Volume: 64(10), Pages: 2773-2793
    Contributors: A.H. Abedini, N. Vakili Saatloo, M. Salimi, M.S. Kharazmi, S.M. Jafari
    Citations: 5

 

  • The Impact of Synthetic and Natural Additives on Biogenic Amine Production in Food Products Journal: Food Bioscience
    Date: 2023
    Volume: 56, Article 103295
    Contributors: A. Abedini, P. Sadighara, M. Alizadeh Sani, D.J. McClements
    Citations: 4

 

  • Association Between Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Heavy Metal Exposure: A Systematic Review Journal: Biological Trace Element Research
    Date: 2023
    Volume: 201(12), Pages: 5607-5615
    Contributors: P. Sadighara, A.H. Abedini, N. Irshad, A. Esrafili, M. Yousefi
    Citations: 25

 

michel kabamba nzaji | immunization | Best Researcher Award

 Prof Dr. michel kabamba nzaji | immunization | Best Researcher Award

Public health professional with over 18 years of experience in public health and epidemiology. Proven expertise in managing and implementing public health projects at both field and national levels. Skilled in data quality assessment, and qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis. Extensive experience in designing, managing, and evaluating public health programs and policies, including disease surveillance, immunization, maternal and child health, nutrition, communicable and non-communicable diseases, and water, sanitation, and infection prevention (EBOLA, COVID-19).

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🏥 Professional Experience

Consultant – COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment October 2023 to March 2024 CHISU/RTI International. Assist with situational analysis planning, data collection tools, and terms of reference Manage logistics and approvals for field trips and situational analysis implementation. Analyze data, present results, and document recommendations. Participate in workshops and collaborate on study sample selection. Senior Health Program Specialist – COVID-19 Vaccine Evaluation October 2021 to September 2023. RTI International. Contribute to integrating COVID-19 vaccination into primary health care Develop M&E plans and oversee project indicators Coordinate evaluation activities and Intra-Action Reviews Assess vaccine impact and support communication strategies. RCCE Lead May 2022 to Present RTI International Facilitate RCCE discussions and evaluate systems for data collection Develop RCCE plans and build local capacity for response phases Manage RCCE documents and attend Communication Commission meetings. Member of the COVID-19 Communication Working Group March 2018 to December 2021 EPI Develop communication and behavior change guides Support production of awareness messages and data analysis Member of the Coordination Group for National Vaccine Deployment November 2020 to December 2021 Develop and revise the national vaccine deployment plan Organize awareness sessions and supervise vaccination teams. ASHAKO Monitoring and Evaluation Officer 2019 to October 2021. Expanded Vaccination Program / DRC Monitor plan activities, supervise coverage surveys, and coordinate with partners. Head of Section – Monitoring and Evaluation March 2018 to October 2021 Operational Research, Expanded Vaccination Program / DRC Support data analysis, new vaccine introduction, and training modules Oversee COVID-19 thematic group activities and develop service reports

🎓 Education

Doctor of Public Health July 2015 University of Lubumbashi (UNILU), Lubumbashi, DRC. Master in Public Health August 2007 University of Lubumbashi, Lubumbashi, DRC. Medical Doctor July 2004 University of Lubumbashi (UNILU), Lubumbashi, DRC

🏆 Training

Post-Graduate Professional Diploma in Project Management In Training, 2023 Socrates Academy of Project Management. Immunization Program 2030 (IA2030) WHO Scholar Level 1 Certification December 2021 Cohort 2. Training of Trainers for Post-Vaccination Adverse Events (AEFI) May 2019 AMP, WHO, Ministry of Health, Kinshasa, DRC. Training on Good Clinical Practices (GCP) March 2019 IRESSEF Dakar, CVD Bamako, WHO, Ministry of Health, Kinshasa, DRC

💡 Skills

Health research, program/project management, logical framework, monitoring and evaluation, Vaccine-preventable disease surveillance, epidemiological analysis, statistical analysis, Proficiency in Microsoft Office and data collection tools (e.g., ODK, KOBO)

🧩 Areas of Expertise

Public Health, Routine/Essential Immunization (EPI), Project Monitoring and Evaluation, Nutrition and Food Security, Trainings, Health Policy Research, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Ebola Vaccination and COVID-19

Publication:📝

  • Acceptability of Vaccination Against COVID-19 Among Healthcare Workers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Journal: Pragmatic and Observational Research
    Date: 2020
    Pages: 103-109
    Contributors: M Kabamba Nzaji, L Kabamba Ngombe, G Ngoie Mwamba, et al.
    Citations: 508

 

  • Predictors of Non-Adherence to Public Health Instructions During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Journal: Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare
    Date: 2020
    Pages: 1215-1221
    Contributors: M Kabamba Nzaji, G Ngoie Mwamba, J Mbidi Miema, et al.
    Citations: 40

 

  • Occupational COVID-19 Prevention Among Congolese Healthcare Workers: Knowledge, Practices, PPE Compliance, and Safety Imperatives
    Journal: Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease
    Date: 2020
    Volume: 6(1), Article 6
    Contributors: N Michel-Kabamba, NR Ngatu, N Leon-Kabamba, A Katumbo-Mukemo, et al.
    Citations: 36

 

  • Facteurs de Risque de Faible Poids de Naissance en Milieu Semi-Rural de Kamina, République Démocratique du Congo
    Journal: The Pan African Medical Journal
    Date: 2014
    Volume: 17
    Contributors: IB Kangulu, EKN Umba, MK Nzaji, PKM Kayamba
    Citations: 30

 

  • A Study of the Prevalence of Infectious Markers in Blood Donors in Rural Areas: The Case of Kamina Hospital (DRC)
    Journal: Sante Publique
    Date: 2013
    Volume: 25(2), Pages: 213-217
    Contributors: MK Nzaji, BK Ilunga
    Citations: 16

 

  • Prévalence des Marqueurs Infectieux Chez les Donneurs de Sang en Milieu Rural. Cas de l’Hôpital Général de Référence de Kamina
    Journal: Santé Publique
    Date: 2013
    Pages: 213-217
    Contributors: M Kabamba Nzaji, B Kabyla Ilunga
    Citations: 15

 

  • Risk Factors for Low Birth Weight in Semi-Rural Kamina, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Journal: The Pan African Medical Journal
    Date: 2014
    Volume: 17, Article 220
    Contributors: IB Kangulu, EK Umba, MK Nzaji, PK Kayamba
    Citations: 14

 

  • Challenges to COVID-19 Vaccine Introduction in the Democratic Republic of the Congo – A Commentary
    Journal: Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics
    Date: 2022
    Volume: 18(6), Article 2127272
    Contributors: T Zola Matuvanga, RH Doshi, A Muya, A Cikomola, A Milabyo, P Nasaka, et al.
    Citations: 12