Vijayalakshmi Velusamy

Vijayalakshmi Velusamy
PhD (Bioelectronics- DNA Biosensor Development),Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Limerick, Ireland. M.Sc. Engineering (Micro and Nanotechnology),School of Engineering, University of Ulster, United Kingdom. Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering), C.S.I College of Engineering, Nilgiris, Affiliated to Bharathiar University, India.


Dr Velusamy is a Senior Lecturer in Electronic Engineering at Manchester Metropolitan University. Dr Velusamy has an established a track record in devising smart bio/chemical sensors and implementation of integrated biotechnological solutions for wide range of applications. Her multidisciplinary research focuses into sustainable water resource management; implementation of the IOT in biotechnological applications; integrated portable device development; modified electrodes using nano biomaterials for environment and healthcare sensing; and development of wearable devices for sports and healthcare applications.

Research Interest

Multidisciplinary research focuses on the development and implementation of integrated biotechnological solutions for healthcare, agriculture and environmental monitoring.