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Research interests


Areas of interest:

  • Bioengineering
  • Microengineering
  • Microfabrication
  • Microfluidics
  • cfDNA extraction
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Green chips (biodegradable microfluidic chips)


Dr Kersaudy-Kerhoas is an Royal Academy of Engineering Fellow in the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Heriot-Watt University. She holds a research MSc degree in micro and nanotechnologies from the Technical University of Lille (France), and an MSc degree from the Institut Superieur de l’Electronique et du Numerique (Brest-Lille, France). She was awarded a PhD at Heriot-Watt in July 2010. This study involved the development of a microfluidic chip for blood plasma extraction for detection of cell-free nucleic acids (DNA, RNA).  In 2014 she was elected as a member of EPSRC Early Career forum in Manufacturing Research.

Roles & Responsibilities

Member of the School of Engineering & Physical Sciences Athena SWAN Self-assessment team.

External positions

Royal Society of Edinburgh

1 Aug 20161 Aug 2018

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

1 Jan 20141 Jan 2018

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council


  • TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
  • microengineering
  • TS Manufactures


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