Sadhana Panzade

Sadhana Panzade

Education

Education

Integrated Bachelor and Master of Science

2010 - 2015
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune

All India Senior Secondary School Examination

2010
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Amravati,Maharashtra

All India Secondary School Examination

2008
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Amravati,Maharashtra

Scholarships

INSPIRE scholarship (http://inspire-dst.gov.in/scholarship.html)

Indian Academy of Science Fellowship (2012)

Work Experience

Work History

Researcher

2014 - 2015
National University of Singapore &                                                                   Bioinformatics Institute A*STAR Singapore

Master's Thesis

Exploring conformational space of Flaviviridae family fusion peptides within molecular dynamics simulations framework - force field and methodology assessment

Supervisors

Paul Matsidaira

Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore

Chandra Verma

Bioinformatics Institute A*STAR Singapore

Research Internships

  • May 2013 – April 2014

Advisor: Dr. Suhita Nadkarni 

Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, IISER Pune

Biophysical modelling of thalamic and cortical neurons that produce alpha oscillations using kinetic receptor models

  • December 2012 - April 2013

Advisor: Dr. Suhita Nadkarni

Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, IISER Pune

Mechanisms for generating physiological neuronal firing patterns using simplified neuron models

  • May - August 2012

Advisor: Dr. Aditya Murthy

Primate Research Laboratory, Centre for Neuroscience,Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Histology & Neuroanatomy  (Maccaca mullata)
Reaction time experiments for rapid eye movements in humans.Visually guided motor movements and memory guided motor movements in human subjects using computer based tasks

  • August-November 2012

Advisor: Dr.Aurnab Ghose

Neuronal Connectivity Laboratory, IISER Pune

Cytoskeletal dynamics regulation by formin 2 proteins in chicken (Gallus gallus) nervous system

  • May - August 2011

Advisor: Dr. Aurnab Ghose                                                                                                                    

Neuronal Connectivity Laboratory, IISER Pune                                                                                          

Role of formin proteins in growth cone movement machinery during early developing nervous system

Academic Coursework

  • Biology: Animal Physiology, Animal Behavior, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Biophysics, Biochemistry,     Cell Biology, Computational Biology, Developmental Biology,Epigenetics, Genetics, Neurobiology,           Plant Biology, Mathematical Biology, Molecular Biology, Microbiology,  Structural Biology

  • Physics: Classical Mechanics, Electrodynamics, Quantum Mechanic, Statistical Mechanics, Physics at Nanoscale

  • Mathematics:  Mathematical Methods for Modelling, Single variable Calculus, Multi-variable Calculus, Probability and Statistics,Linear Algebra

  • Chemistry: Physical chemistry, Organic chemistry, Inorganic chemistry, Spectroscopy

  • Programming Skills: Python, FORTRAN, MATLAB, R

Conferences

SAND (2013)

Society for Autonomous Neurodynamics, IISER Pune

INNI (2013)

Indian National Node for Neuroinformatics, IISER Pune