Dr. Kalpana S. Katti, F.AIMBE

University Distinguished Professor 
Graduate Program Coordinator
Director, Center for Engineered Cancer Testbeds 
Affiliate Faculty, Materials and Nanotechnology
Affiliate Faculty, Biomedical Engineering
Office: CIE 201J
Phone: (701) 231-9504
Email: kalpana.katti@ndsu.edu
Google Scholar


  • Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
  • M.S., Solid State Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India.
  • B.S., Physics, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India. 

Interests Areas

  • Biomimetics and Nanotechnology
  • Bone Tissue Engineering
  • Biological nanocomposites (seashells and bone)
  • Transmission and Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy
  • Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanomechanics
  • Vibrational Spectroscopy
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