Abhishek Kumar is a UMD Assistant Research Scientist in the Biology Group. He received B.S. from Benaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, M.S. from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India and Ph.D. from University of Massachusetts Lowell, all in Physics. The focus of his doctoral research was to investigate optical and transport properties of conjugated polymers. Abhishek is working with Dr. Veronika Szalai to develop super resolution imaging techniques in order to investigate catalytic activity of metal and metal oxide nanostructures.
- Watching a roundworm develop with a sheet of light, A. Kumar, D. A. Colón-Ramos, H. Shroff, Physics Today 68 (7), 58-59 (2015).
- Dual-view plane illumination microscopy for rapid and spatially isotropic imaging, A. Kumar, Y Wu, R Christensen, P Chandris, W Gandler, E McCreedy, A. Bokinsky, D. A. Colón-Ramos, Z. bao, M. McAuliffe, G. Rondeau, H. Shroff, Nature Protocols 9 (11), 2555-2573 (2014).
- A Simple method for fabricating silver nanotubes, A. Kumar, P. Doradla, M. Narkhede, L. Li, L. A. Samuelson, J. Kumar, RSC Advances 4 (69), 366671-36674 (2014).