Abhinav is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Southampton and is currently involved in the miniaturization of fluid handling Lab-on-chip components for the SenseOCEAN project. He finished his PhD in MEMS acoustic gravimetric sensors at the University of Cambridge in 2014. Before joining the SenseOCEAN project, he worked as a Research Associate in collaboration with Samsung and the Nanoscience Centre, Cambridge to develop chip-scale environmental sensors. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Electronics Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (Kharagpur) in 2009. His research interests include the development of microsystems for environmental sensing, biomechanical aspects of living matter and acoustics.