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Surita R. Bhatia, Professor

Joint with Brookhaven National Laboratory Scientist, Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Laboratory

Surita Bhatia

B.Ch.E. University of Delaware (1995)
Ph.D. Princeton University (2000)
Postdoctoral research at the Rhodia/CNRS Complex Fluids Lab (2001)

441 Chemistry
Phone: (631) 632-7788

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Research Interests

Our group works on structure and rheology of soft materials and complex fluids, including colloidal dispersions and polymeric hydrogels. For more detailed information, please see our research group website.

Honors and Awards

AIChE Mentorship Excellence Award (2012)
Invited participant, NSF/AAAS Workshop on Diversity in Nanoscience Fields (2011)
UMass Commercial Ventures and Intellectual Property Technology Development Award (2010)
Invited Participant, NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium (2009)
UMass Program Outreach Innovation Award (2008)
UMass College of Engineering Outstanding Junior Faculty Award (2005)
UMass College of Engineering Outstanding Teaching Award (2004)
National Science Foundation CAREER Award (2003)
Dupont Young Professor Award (2002)
3M Nontenured Faculty Award (2002)