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Research Profile

Adjunct Professor

2021 - Present

Lulea Institute of Technology, Sweden

Associate Professor

2019 - Present

Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Assistant Professor

2016 - 2019

Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Project Leader

2015 - 2016

Department of Engineering Science, Uppsala University, Sweden

Post-Doctoral Fellow

2014 - 2015

Canadian Light Source, Saskatoon, Canada

Post-Doctoral Fellow

2011 - 2014

Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

Research Assistant

2011 - 2014

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University, Sweden

Academics

Ph.D.

2011

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University, Sweden

Licentiate Degree

2010

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University, Sweden

Degree Project

2006

Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Junior Research Fellow

2004

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University, Sweden

Master of Science in Biophysics

2004

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Bachelor of Science in Human Biology

2001

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Awards & Scholarships

Mobility for Growth

2015

Project Leader, VINNOVA-VINNMER (Swedish-European Research)

CIHR-Thrust

2014

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Canadian Light Source, Saskatoon, Canada

Brains Back to Brussels

2011

Post-Doctoral Fellow (only given in exceptional cases non-Belgian)

Post-Doctoral Grant

2011

National Fund for Scientific Research, Belgium

Swedish International Post-Doctoral Grant

2011

Visiting researcher in Belgium

Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship

2011

Fellowship for career development

Lawski Fellowship

2006

To pursue PhD study

Important Recognitions

Saroj Kumar, Fredrik Nikolajeff: Early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease. IVA's (Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences) 100 list 2020: From knowledge to sustainable competitiveness.  (https://www.iva.se/projekt/research2business/ivas-100-lista-2020/)

Invited review in journal Acta Biomaterialia (Elsevier Publications, IF: 6.638), 2019

Established and developed “Infrared Spectroscopy and Imaging Laboratory” at Uppsala University, Sweden

Invited by MedTech4Health, Uppsala to participate in Indo-Swedish Health Year 2019 at Swedish Embassy, India

Joint Secretory - 19th Biennial Conference of Association of Gerontology, 2019

Expert reviewer of  “Polish National Grant Application”, Poland, 2019 

Invited to write a commentary by British Journal of Dermatology on use of Infrared in disease recognition, 2018 

Editor for Scientific Journals

Cogent Chemistry (Taylor & Francis Group)

The Open Medicinal Chemistry Journal  (Bentham Science)

Reviewer for Scientific Journals

The Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS), USA (IF: 9.5804)

British Journal of Dermatology (Wiley-Blackwell) (IF: 6.714) 

Spectroscopy Letters (Taylor & Francis Group) (IF: 1.081)

Environmental Science and Technology (American Chemical Society Publications) (IF: 7.149) 

Molecular Pharmaceutics (American Chemical Society Publications) (IF: 4.396) 

Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic (Science-Direct Publication) (IF: 2.269)

3 Biotech (Springer Publications) (IF:1.786)