Ms. Akshaya Shanmugam

Ms.Shanmugam received her bachelor (2009) in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India and her master's (2012) in Electrical Engineering from University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She is currently pursuing her PhD in electrical engineering and specializes in developing disease screening and health monitoring systems.


  • Lensless Fluorescence Imaging
  • Hepatitis C Screening Device
  • Near Field Communication Device Fabrication
  • Microfluidics on CMOS


  • C.D.Salthouse, A.Shanmugam, 'Lensless Fluorescence Imaging Systems to Measure Surface Sample Flow', 225th Electro Chemical Society Meeting, 2013
  • A.Shanmugam, C.D.Salthouse, 'Microfluidic on CMOS with laser Cut Adhesive Tape', 225th Electro Chemical Society Meeting, 2013
  • A.Shanmugam, C.D.Salthouse, 'Lensless Fluorescence Imaging with Height Calculation', Journal of Biomedical Optics, 19(1):016002, 2013
  • V.Suresh, A.Shanmugam, L.Krishnan, A.Bijjal, M.Rahman, A.Moritz, 'Design of 8T-Nanowire RAM Array', NANOARCH, pp.152-157, July 2013
  • A.Shanmugam, C.D.Salthouse, 'Miniaturized On-Sensor Fluorescence Flow Cytometer', IEEE Sensors, pp. 1-4, Oct 2012
  • A.Shanmugam, C.D.Salthouse, '3D Lensless Fluorescence Imaging', I2MTC, pp. 1109-1112 May 2012
  • A.Shanmugam, K.Okiah, C.D.Salthouse, 'Lensless Fluorescence Imaging of Flowing Beads in Microfluidics', The Electrochemical Society, 2012