About us

Principal Investigator

Dr. Tanmay Lele, Ph.D.

Professor

Tanmay Lele is a Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. He obtained his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University followed by postdoctoral research in Vascular Biology at Harvard Medical School/Children’s Hospital. He obtained his B. Chem. Eng. degree from UDCT, Mumbai.

We are funded by the National Cancer Institute’s Physical Sciences and Oncology Network (PSON).

Dr. Lele became a member of the NIH study section
The Lele lab is a part of the Gulf Coast Consortia
Dr. Lele is a CPRIT scholar
Dr. Lele is Unocal Professor at TAMU
Dr. Lele's google scholar profile

Ph.D. Students

Christina Dubell

Joined Lab: June, 2021

Graduate:
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, in progress)

Undergraduate:
B.S. Engineering Physics and Music (Westmont College, 2021)

Email:
cdubell@tamu.edu

Ph.D. Students

Aditya Katiyar

Joined Lab: July, 2017

Graduate:
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, in progress) M.S. Mechanical Engineering (University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2018)

Undergraduate:
B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering (SRM University, 2014)

Email:
adityakatiyar@tamu.edu

Ph.D. Students

Ting-Ching Wang

Joined Lab: February, 2020

Graduate:
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, in progress) M.S. Chemical Engineering (Nationa Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2020)

Undergraduate:
B.S. Chemical Engineering (Nationa Taiwan University, 2018)

Email:
tcwang@tamu.edu

Ph.D. Students

Purboja Purkayastha

Joined Lab: August, 2017

Graduate:
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, in progress) M. Tech. Chemical Engineering (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 2017)

Undergraduate:
B.E. Chemical Engineering (Jadavpur University, 2015)

Email:
ppurkayastha@tamu.edu

Ph.D. Students

Dylan Owens

Joined Lab: September, 2020

Graduate:
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Upon completion of M.S.) M.S. Applied Statistics — Biostatistics Emphasis (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, In Progress)

Undergraduate:
B.S. Physics Medical Emphasis (Tarleton State University, 2013)

Email:
dilly6915@tamu.edu

Ph.D. Students

Brendan Mckee

Joined Lab: September, 2021

Graduate:
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, in progress)

Undergraduate:
B.S. Chemical Engineering (University of Florida, 2021)

Email:
brmckee@tamu.edu

Lab Coordinator

Kavya Pendyala

Joined Lab: October, 2018

B.D.S. (N.T.R University of Health Sciences, 2011)

Email:
kavyapendyala@tamu.edu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ishita Singh

Joined Lab: October 2020

Graduate:
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering (University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2019)

Undergraduate:
B.S. Biomedical Engineering (Duke University, 2014)

Email:
singhi@tamu.edu

Assistant Research Engineer

Manish Jaiswal

Joined Lab: October 2020

Graduate:
Ph.D. (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 2005) M.Sc. (Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 2000)

Undergraduate:
B.Sc. (VBS Purvanchal University)

Email:
manish@tamu.edu