Dr. Saurav Datta joined as an Assistant Professor at the Henry E. Riggs School of Applied Life Sciences at Keck Graduate Institute in January, 2020. His research interests include Downstream Bioprocessing, Membrane Technology and Biomimetic Materials. His teaching responsibilities include Bioseparations, Bioreaction Engineering and Bioreactor Design. Prior to joining KGI, Saurav worked as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee), India from 2014-2019. Prior to that he worked at the Energy Systems Division, Argonne National Laboratory, USA for over 5 years. Saurav earned PhD, M.Tech and B.Tech degrees in Chemical Engineering from University of Kentucky, USA, IIT Kanpur, India and University of Calcutta, India, respectively.