Amay J. Bandodkar is a fourth year doctoral candidate in the Department of NanoEngineering at University of California San Diego. His research interests lie in the development of wearable electrochemical devices. He completed his undergraduate course from the Indian Institute of Technology-Banaras Hindu University (India) with the focus on biosensors and has been involved in several academic and industrial projects in India, USA and Germany. Over the past 6 years he has published 23 peer-reviewed papers (H-index = 10, Citations = 325) and has been a reviewer for international journals. He was inducted as a Gordon Fellow in 2014 in recognition of demonstrated leadership in the engineering profession and is also the recipient of the 2015 Interdisciplinary Research Award (UC San Diego).