Samantaray, Dr. Diptirani
Phone: (804) 524-5585
Dr. Dipti Samantaray (Biswal) is an Assistant Professor of Department of Chemistry and Physics at the Virginia State University. Dr. Samantaray has received her Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Technology, India. She has twelve years of research experience on design of novel intelligent hydrogel networks at the macro and nanoscale and their applications to biomedical devices. In particular, she is interested in the development of novel magnetic nanoparticles and core shell based nanocomposites for the remote controlled heat and drug delivery. Also, her research included but not limited to the surface coating, polymeric networks for nanobiotechnology, and nanostructures for solar cells.