Samir Mitragotri is the Hiller Professor of Bioengineering and Wyss Professor of Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University. His research has provided new insights into biological barriers of skin, blood-brain barrier, and gastrointestinal tract, among others. His research has also led to new methods of transdermal, oral, and targeted drug delivery systems. He is an author of over 300 publications and an inventor on over 180 patent/patent applications. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Medicine and the National Academy of Inventors. He is a foreign member of Indian National Academy of Engineering. He is also an elected fellow of AAAS, CRS, BMES, AIMBE, and AAPS. He received a BS in Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology, India and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the Editor-in-Chief of AIChE’s and SBE’s journal Bioengineering and Translational Medicine.
Hiller Professor of Bioengineering and Wyss Professor of Biologically Inspired Engineering