Dr. Ketul Popat

Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering

Contact Information

Office Location: Scott Bioengineering 312
Phone: 970-491-1468
Email: ketul.popat@colostate.edu

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Dr. Popat is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering/School of Biomedical Engineering at Colorado State University.  His primary research areas of interest are biomaterials, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.  Prior to joining CSU, he was a Research Specialist in the Department of Physiology at University of California, San Francisco. He has authored over 70 peer-reviewed publications in journals such as Langmuir, Biomaterials, Journal of Orthopedic Research, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, etc. and has and h-index of 30.  He has also presented his work at numerous national and international level conferences.  He received his Ph.D. in Bioengineering from University of Illinois at Chicago in 2003, M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago in 2000, and B.E. in Chemical Engineering from M. S. University in India in 1998.


  • Ph.D. 2003, University of Illinois at Chicago – Bioengineering
  • M.Engr. 2000, Illinois Institute of Technology – Chemical Engineering
  • B.E. 1998, Maharaja Sayajirao University – Chemical Engineering

International Connections

  • Country: India
    Contact: Prof. G. Arumaikkannu, Anna University, Chennai, Research
  • Country: India
    Contact: Dr. B. Subramanian, CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi, Research
  • Country: India
    Contact: Dr. Neetu Singh, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, Research
  • Country: India
    Contact: Prof. Radhakrishnan and Prof. Selvakumar, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Research/Education
  • Country: New Zealand
    Contact: Prof. Conan J. Fee, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, Research
  • Country: Brazil
    Contact: Prof. Ana Paula Rosifini Alves Claro, Universidade Estadual Paulista Jlio de Mesquita Filho, Campus de Guaratinguet, Research
  • Country: India
    Contact: Prof. Geetha Manivasagam, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Research
  • Country: South Africa
    Contact: Prof. Deon De Beer, Northwest University of Technology, Vanderbijlpark, Research/Education
  • Country: Brazil
    Contact: Prof. Paulo C. Soares, Pontificia Universidade Catlica do Paran, Curitiba, Research
  • Country: India
    Contact: Prof. Vinod Saxena, Sagar Institute of Research & Technology, Bhopal, Research/Education
  • Country: India
    Contact: Prof. Kamalraj Pardasani, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, Research/Education