Karan Vishwanath

Education
BASc in Materials Engineering
University of Toronto, 2019

Research
Karan is a 1st-year Ph.D. student interested in lubrication mechanisms of articular cartilage.

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Publications

M. Verma, K. Vishwanath et al. (2019), Development of a gastric resident device for prolonged gram-level dosing: Towards improving adherence to tuberculosis treatment, Science Translational Medicine

S. Singh, K. Vishwanath and G. Madras (2016), Role of Hydrogen and Oxygen Activation over Pt and Pd-Doped Composites for Catalytic Hydrogen Combustion, ACS: Applied Materials & Interfaces

Personal
Karan is from Bangalore, India and obtained his BASc in Materials Engineering from the University of Toronto. After his junior year, he spent a year as a research assistant at MIT where he helped develop sustained release drug formulations aimed at improving tuberculosis treatment adherence. He enjoys traveling, playing basketball, cooking and playing music in his free time.