Shyam Aravamudhan

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Joint School of Nanotechnology

JSNN: Nanoengineering

The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering 208G
B.S.Electrical and Electronics Engineering / University of Madras
M.S.Electrical Engineering / University of South Florida
Ph.D.Electrical Engineering / University of South Florida


Shyam Aravamudhan obtained his PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from University of South Florida. He previously worked as a Visiting Research Fellow at the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (Emergency Response and Air Toxicants Branch) and as a Post-doctoral Fellow in Biomedical Engineering and Nanotechnology at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Research Interests

Nanobioelectronics, Regenerative Engineering, 2D Materials, MEMS Sensors and System, Material Toxicity

Recent Publications

  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Narayan Bhattarai, Shanta Bhattarai, Jagannathan Sankar, Sheikh Saudi (2020). (Nanonet-nano fiber electrospun mesh of PCL–chitosan for controlled and extended release of diclofenac sodium). (46) 12, pp. 23556-23569 ). Nanoscale.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Qassim Dirar (2020). (Activation and degranulation of CAR-T cells using engineered antigen-presenting cell surfaces). (9) 15, pp. 1-16 ). PLOS ONE.
  • E. Ansah, Shyam Aravamudhan, J. Eshun, Vinayak Kabadi, Keith Schimmel, Abolghasem Shahbazi, Lijun Wang (2019). (Characterization of the physicochemical and structural evolution of biomass particles during combined pyrolysis and CO2 gasification). 92, pp. 82-93 ). Journal of the Energy Institute.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Steven Crawford, Rockford Draper, Sarah Karimi, Paul Pantano (2019). (Acute and chronic toxicity to Daphnia magna of colloidal silica nanoparticles in a chemical mechanical planarization slurry after polishing a gallium arsenide wafer). 13, pp. 56-65 ). NanoImpact.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Frederick Aryeetey, Tetyana Ignatova, Sajedeh Pourianejad (2019). (Characterization of 2D Hybrid Systems: Graphene and Beyond). T70.00240, ). Bulletin of the American Physical Society.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Qassim Dirar (2019). (CAR T-cells’ Interaction with Artificial Antigen Presenting Cell Surface). (1\_supplement) 33, pp. 785.7-785.7 ). The FASEB Journal.
  • N. Abuali Galehdari, Shyam Aravamudhan, Ajit Kelkar, S. Woosley (2018). (Fused deposition modeling 3D printing of boron nitride composites for neutron radiation shielding). (22) 33, pp. 3657-3664 ). Journal of Materials Research.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Hamed Ghazizadeh (2017). (Two-dimensional in-vitro cell stretch platforms). (8) 17, pp. 1730003 ). Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, H Ghazizadeh, Y Patel (2017). (The Role of Complex Mechanical Stimuli on Differentiation of 3T3/L1 Fibroblastic Preadipocytes and the Lipid Accumulation). 23, pp. S101 ). Tissue Engineering Part A.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Komal Garde (2017). (Role of Nanoelectrodes and Electrical Stimulation to Modulate Cellular Functions). 23, pp. S114 ). Tissue Engineering Part A.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan (2017). (Behavior of Fibroblastic Cells under the Influence of Variable Biaxial Cyclic Stress Regimes). 23, pp. S125 ). Tissue Engineering Part A.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, A Khosla, Z Moore, Praveen Sekhar (2017). (A new low-temperature electrochemical hydrocarbon and NOx sensor). (12) 17, pp. 2759 ). Sensors.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Steven Crawford (2017). (Environmental Impact and Speciation Analysis of Chemical Mechanical Planarization (CMP) Waste Following GaAs Polishing). (2) 80, pp. 171 ). ECS Transactions.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Komal Garde (2017). (Penetrating Nanoelectrodes for Stimulation of Cells). (11) 77, pp. 1701 ). ECS Transactions.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Steven Crawford, Karshak Kosaraju, Jarrett Lancaster, Joseph Starobin (2016). (Non-invasive evaluation of cardiac repolarization in mice exposed to single-wall carbon nanotubes and ceria nanoparticles via intratracheal instillation). (3) 3, pp. 611-618 ). Environmental Science: Nano.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Steven Crawford (2016). (Chemical Mechanical Planarization of GaAs: Effect on Physicochemical Characteristics and Toxicity of Post-Process Slurry). P088326, ). SRC Technical Digest.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Karshak Kosaraju, Dennis LaJeunesse, Lifeng LaJeunesse, Priyanka Ruparelia, Ramakrishna Sharma (2016). (Enhancement Of Neurite Growth By Sustained Release Of Nerve Growth Factor Using Coaxial Cellulose Acetate Nanofibers). 22, pp. S151-S152 ). Tissue Engineering Part A .
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, David Speed, Paul Westerhoff (2015). (Physical, Chemical and In Vitro Toxicological Characterization of Nanoparticles in Chemical Mechanical Planarization Suspensions Used in the Semiconductor Industry: Towards Environmental Health and Safety Assessments). 2, pp. 227-244 ). Environmental Science: Nano.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Steven Crawford, Karshak Kosaraju, Mubin Tarrannum (2015). (Assessment of change in physicochemical properties and cellular toxicity of pre- and post-CMP silica slurries). (11) 4, pp. P5068–P5072 ). ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology.
  • Shyam Aravamudhan, Karshak Kosaraju, Shruti Sinha (2015). (Dispersion, Characterization and Uptake of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes by Epithelial Cells). 34, pp. 41-48 ). Journal of Nano Research.