Sunanda Sharma, Ph.D Candidate
Sunanda Sharma is a Research Assistant in the Mediated Matter Group, focusing on synthetic biology as it applies to design. She graduated with a degree in biology and concentration in psychology from MIT in 2014, and is currently pursuing a Ph.D in Media Arts and Sciences. Her goal is to explore the capabilities of engineered biological systems for creating highly sensitive and adaptable wearable devices, as well as aesthetically beautiful and functional products.
2016 3D Printed Multimaterial Microfluidic Valve
2016 Design for the Modern Prometheus: Towards an Integrated Biodesign Workflow
2016 Grown, Printed, and Biologically Augmented
2015 Designing the Ocean Pavilion
Mediated Matter Emerging Voices Award as team member, The Architectural League of NY (2015)