Richa Pandey

University of Calgary

Dr. Richa Pandey is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Calgary. Dr. Pandey is a biomedical engineer and the Wearables and Bio-integrated Technologies Lab director at the University of Calgary. She is also the University of Calgary Research Excellence Chair of Synthetic Biology Integrated Wearable and Point of Care Technologies. Dr. Pandey’s research involves high-performance material development, device engineering, and biomolecule-electronics integration. She develops these new technologies to solve real-world problems of disease diagnosis and management (point of care diagnostics), military (biohazard and off-field personnel health monitoring), environment (water, soil, and air quality testing), personal care (wearables for mental health), and tissue engineering (Ex-vivo disease modeling, therapy development).