Vrushali Bhagat

Doctoral Student 

Phone: 330-780-3702


B.Tech., Surface Coating Technology: 2012
Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai, India

Current Research

1) Synthesis, Characterization and Application of Phosphorylated Poly(ester ureas)

2) FRET based dual temperature and pH nanosensors.


1) J Zhou, K Mishra, V Bhagat, A Joy, ML Becker “Thermoresponsive Dual Emission Nanosensor Based on Quantum Dots and Dye Labeled Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)” Polymer Chemistry, 2015, 6, 2813-2816

2) V Bhagat, E’ OBrien, J Zhou, ML Becker “Caddisfly Inspired Phosphorylated Poly(ester urea)-Based Degradable Bone Adhesives” Biomacromolecules, 2016, 17(9), 3016-3024

3)Vrushali Bhagat†∥, Jinjun Zhou†∥ and Matthew L. Becker*†‡, “Poly(ester urea)-Based Adhesives: Improved Deployment and Adhesion by Incorporation of Poly(propylene glycol) Segments” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8 (49), 33423–33429

4) V Bhagat, ML Becker “Degradable Adhesives for Surgery and Tissue Engineering” Biomacromolecules, 2017, 18(10), 3009-3039