Student Researcher of the Week: Nitya Sai Reddy Satyavolu

Nitya is a 5th-year student in Chemistry, working with the 3D Micro- and Nanosystems Group. 

Nitya Sai Reddy Satyavolu
Name: Nitya Sai Reddy Satyavolu
 
Year/Major: 5th Year, Chemistry
 
Hometown: Hyderabad, India
 
Lab: Yi Lu Group (3D Micro- and Nanosystems)
 
Your research in 30 words or less: I explore the non-traditional functions of DNA, such as its use as a shape-control ligand for nanomaterial synthesis and develop DNA based sensors for Photoacoustic molecular imaging.
 
Favorite C-U restaurant: Destihl