• 2010 MS in Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

  • 2007 BE(Hons.) in Electronics and Instrumentation, BITS-Pilani

    • Research Advisor: Prof. Souri Banerjee


  • 2019-Present: Associate Professor, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Bristol

  • 2017-2019: Lecturer, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Bristol

  • 2008-2013: Research Associate, Ginzton Lab, Stanford University


  • 2013: Summer Intern, Samsung Display America Lab, San Jose

    • Supervisors: Drs. Jiuzhi Xue and David Hoffman

  • 2007: Visiting student (undergraduate thesis), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

    • Thesis supervisor: Prof. Pratap Raychaudhuri

Awards and Honors

  • ST Microelectronics Stanford Graduate Fellowship (2007-2012)


  • Self-aligned semiconductor ridges in metallic slits as a platform for tunable nanoscale resonant photodetectors, 8829633

  • Selective area growth of Ge and SiGe in silicon waveguides for on-chip optical interconnect applications, 9368579

  • Embedded optical sensors using transverse Fabry-Perot resonator as detectors, 9520510