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Soumya Srivastava, Ph.D.

Soumya Srivastava, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


Buchanan 310



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Chemical & Materials Engineering
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1021
Moscow, ID 83844-1021

  • Ph.D., Mississippi State University (2010)
  • M.S., Illinois Institute of Technology (2005)
  • B.S., R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore, India (2001)

  • Microfluidics
  • Bio-separations
  • Dielectrophoresis
  • Modeling and simulations
  • Educational research

Soumya K. Srivastava is an assistant professor of Chemical Engineering at University of Idaho, Moscow since 2013. Before joining U of I, she was an assistant research professor in the Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering at Washington State University from 2010 to 2013.

She obtained her doctorate in chemical engineering at Mississippi State University in August 2010, master's degree from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago in 2005 and undergraduate degree from R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore, India in 2001.

Her research interests focus on microfluidics, bio-separations, designing lab-on-a-chip system for medical diagnostic applications using dielectrophoresis, modeling and simulations and educational research.

Srivastava is an active member of AIChE, AES, ASEE, SWE and Sigma-Xi. She has won many accolades including the most cited article in 2011 and best paper award in 2009.

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Chemical & Materials Engineering
University of Idaho
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