Abhishek  graduated from IIT Roorkee earning a Bachelors degree in mechanical engineering in  2005. In fall 2005, he joined RAMA lab as a graduate research assistant. After defending his Master's thesis in fall 2006, he has continued working with the lab as a Ph.D. candidate.

Currently, Abhishek 's research interests lie in biologically inspired robotics.

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