Aditya Kashyap joined IBM Research - Zurich in January 2013 in the Science and Technology department where he currently is a post-doctoral researcher. While working on biophysical and bioanalytical methods at IBM, he obtained a multidisciplinary doctorate in 2018 at ETH Zurich from Dept. Biosystems science and engineering under the supervision of Dr. Govind Kaigala and Prof. Petra Dittrich.
He develops biological assays using a liquid scanning probe technology to obtain spatially resolved multiomic profiles of tumors, with a broader interest in applications within personalized medicine. He has authored and co-authored 10 journal publications, 4 patents and given talks at several conferences, and also received IBM Research Division Awards for his work. Prior to working at IBM, he obtained his masters’ in biomedical engineering at ETH Zurich, with a focus in tissue engineering for cartilage regeneration and his bachelors’ in biotechnology at SASTRA university, India. He has also worked at Wyss institute at Harvard medical school on soft lithography for building 3D tumor models and tooth germ development with Prof. Ali Khademhosseini.