Dr Vijaykumar Karuppiah (BEng, PhD) - personal details
Role: Post Doctoral Research Associate
Tel: +44 (0)161 306 2576, +44 (0)161 275 5442
Location: Faculty of Life Sciences,Michael Smith Building,Oxford Road,Manchester,M13 9PT
I am currently a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Prof Jeremy Derrick's group, who was also my PhD investigator. During my PhD, I developed interest in X-ray crystallography to determine the three-dimensional structure of proteins. I obtained Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Biotechnology from Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, India. For undergraduate thesis, I worked on single channel recordings and force sensing using patch clamp/laser tweezer at Life Sciences division, AU-KBC research centre, Chennai, India.