1993 …2023
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Research Interests

  • Optical MEMS and optofluidics
  • MEMS, microsensors and microactuators including directional MEMS microphones
  • MEMS lasers and MEMS based single-pixel imaging
  • Opto-electronic instrumentation systems including photo-acoustics
  • Fibre optic sensors for physical and chemical measurements
  • Optical frequency domain reflectometry
  • Nanometric resolution optical sensors using optical fibre nanotips
  • Optical multiplexed networks based on spread spectrum techniques
  • Optical waveguiding in silicon

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Projects 2004 2023

Doctoral Training Partnership 2018-19 University of Strathclyde | Donnachie, Mark

Bauer, R., Uttamchandani, D. & Donnachie, M.

EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)


Project: Research Studentship - Internally AllocatedResearch Studentship (Internally Allocated)

OPTIMA - Defining tumour margins using next generation photoacoustic imaging

Flockhart, G., Uttamchandani, D., Faulds, K., Graham, D. & Brunton, V.


Project: Research Studentship - Internally AllocatedResearch Studentship (Internally Allocated)

Research Output 1993 2019

A miniaturised light-sheet microscopy system using MEMS micromirror control

Bakas, S., Uttamchandani, D., Toshiyoshi, H. & Bauer, R., 3 Jun 2019, (Accepted/In press). 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Microscopic examination
Imaging techniques

Application of MEMS enabled excitation and detection schemes to PA imaging

Kusch, J., Flockhart, G., Bauer, R. & Uttamchandani, D., 21 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) Transducers 2019: The 20th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems. Piscataway, NJ.: IEEE, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
Photoacoustic effect
Imaging techniques
Aluminum nitride


MOEMS tunable Yb:KGW laser, CW or Q-switched

Paterson, A. (Creator), Bauer, R. (Creator), Uttamchandani, D. (Creator), University of Strathclyde, 6 Mar 2018



Advanced controllable solid-state Raman lasers

Author: Li, R., 1 Oct 2014

Supervisor: Uttamchandani, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Directional hearing at the micro-scale : bio-inspired sound localization

Author: Reid, A. B., 1 Apr 2016

Supervisor: Windmill, J. (Supervisor) & Uttamchandani, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


2017 IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award

Deepak Uttamchandani (Recipient), 31 Oct 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Fiber optics

Fellow of IEEE (FIEEE)

Deepak Uttamchandani (Recipient), 1 Jan 2019

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Activities 2006 2019

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (External organisation)

Deepak Uttamchandani (Member)
11 Jun 201912 Jun 2019

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee

ISOEN 2019 Publicity Chair

Deepak Uttamchandani (Participant)
26 May 201929 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganiser of major conference