Vivekananda Bal

Postdoctoral Research Associate; Braatz Lab

Vivekananda Bal received his combined undergraduate degree in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, and masters degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Calcutta, India and Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, respectively. He then completed Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay and worked in the area of Computation Fluid Dynamics, reactor multiphysics, and nanoparticles formation. Thereafter, he move to USA and worked with Prof. Baron Peters in the area of crystallization as a postdoctoral fellow at the university of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. Presently, he is working with Prof. Richard Braatz in the area of protein crystallization as a Postdoctoral Fellow.