Narayan Bhattarai

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentChemical, Biological and Bio Engineering

Phone336-285-3652

Emailnbhattar@ncat.edu

OfficeMcNair Hall
Room: 326

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Narayan Bhattarai

Education

Other: Engineering, Chonbuk National University, 2003

Other: Chemistry, Tribhuvan University, 1996

Other: Science, Tribhuvan University, 1994


Research Interests

Synthesis and modifications of biomedical polymers and composites; Surface engineering of metallic and ceramic implant materials; Biomimetic nanofibers and 3D scaffolds for tissue regeneration, cellular differentiation, and cancer treatment; Engineered nanoparticles for therapeutic delivery and imaging


Recent Publications

Rijal,  Nava  Adhikari,  Udhab  Khanal,  Shalil  Pai,  Devdas  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2018).  Magnesium oxide-poly ($\varepsilon$-caprolactone)-chitosan-based composite nanofiber for tissue engineering applications.  ( 228,  pp. 18--27).   Materials Science and Engineering: B.

Rahman,  Shekh  Carter,  Princeton  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Aloe vera for tissue engineering applications.  ( 1,  8,  pp. 6).   Journal of functional biomaterials.

Tikunov,  Andrey  Shim,  Yoo-Sik  Bhattarai,  Narayan  Siler,  Scott  Soldatow,  Valerie  LeCluyse,  Edward  McDunn,  Jonathan  Watkins,  Paul  Macdonald,  Jeffrey  ( 2017).  Dose-response in a high density three-dimensional liver device with real-time bioenergetic and metabolic flux quantification.  ( 45,  pp. 119--127).   Toxicology in Vitro.

Salas,  C  Thompson,  Z  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Electrospun chitosan fibers.  Electrospun Nanofibers 

Khanal,  Shalil  Johnson,  Erika  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Electrostatic Encapsulation of Primary Hepatocytes in Alginate Microbeads. 

Thompson,  Zanshe  Rahman,  Shekh  Yarmolenko,  Sergey  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Kumar,  Dhananjay  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Fabrication and Characterization of Magnesium Ferrite-Based PCL/Aloe Vera Nanofibers.  ( 8,  10,  pp. 937).   Materials.

Rijal,  NP  Adhikari,  U  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Production of electrospun chitosan for biomedical applications.  Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1 

McCullough,  Matthew  Gomes,  Mark  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Preparations and Characterization of Chitosan Based Composite Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration: A Preliminary Report.  ( 1,  pp. 15-25).   EC Orthopaedics.

Rahman,  Shekh  Carter,  Princeton  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2017).  Aloe Vera for Tissue Engineering Applications.  ( 1,  8,  pp. 6).   Journal of Functional Biomaterials.

Adhikari,  Udhab  Rijal,  Nava  Khanal,  Shalil  Pai,  Devdas  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Magnesium incorporated chitosan based scaffolds for tissue engineering applications.  ( 2,  1,  pp. 132–139).   Bioactive Materials.

Salas,  C  Thompson,  Z  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  * North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, United States,† North Carolina A\&T State University, Greensboro, NC, United States.    Electrospun Nanofibers.

Adhikari,  Udhab  Rijal,  Nava  Khanal,  Shalil  Pai,  Devdas  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Bioactive Materials. 

Mahoney,  Christopher  Conklin,  Dawn  Waterman,  Jenora  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Electrospun nanofibers of poly ($\varepsilon$-caprolactone)/depolymerized chitosan for respiratory tissue engineering applications.  ( 7,  27,  pp. 611--625).   Journal of Biomaterials science, Polymer edition.

Mahoney,  C.  Conklin,  D.  Waterman,  Jenora  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Electrospun nanofibers of poly(epsilon-caprolactone)/depolymerized chitosan for respiratory tissue engineering applications.  ( 7,  27,  pp. 611-625).   Journal of Biomaterials Science-Polymer Edition.

Bhattarai,  Narayan  Lambeth,  Mrs  Kumar,  Dhananjay  Waters,  Cindy  Pai,  Devdas  McCullough,  Matthew  Booth,  Caroline  ( 2016).  Enhancing Undergraduate Students’ Learning and Research Experiences through Hands on Experiments on Bio-nanoengineering.  ( 26,  pp. 1).   age.

Carter,  Princeton  Rahman,  Shekh  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Facile fabrication of aloe vera containing PCL nanofibers for barrier membrane application.  ( 7,  27,  pp. 692--708).   Journal of Biomaterials science, Polymer edition.

Hasirci,  Nesrin  Kilic,  Cemile  Hasirci,  Vasif  ( 2016).  Hydrogels in regenerative medicine.  GELS HANDBOOK: Fundamentals, Properties and Applications Volume 2: Applications of Hydrogels in Regenerative Medicine 

Adhikari,  Udhab  Rijal,  Nava  Khanal,  Shalil  Pai,  Devdas  Sankar,  Jagannathan  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Magnesium incorporated chitosan based scaffolds for tissue engineering applications.  ( 2,  1,  pp. 132--139).   Bioactive Materials.

Blount, IV,  Roman  Bhattarai,  Narayan  ( 2016).  Natural Polysaccharide-Based Hydrogels for Controlled Localized Drug Delivery.  GELS HANDBOOK: Fundamentals, Properties and Applications Volume 3: Application of Hydrogels in Drug Delivery and Biosensing