Shachi Mittal

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, UW
Phone: (206) 543-4807


Dr. Mittal has acquired training and expertise in spectral imaging, cancer biology, pathology, and artificial intelligence. She is passionate about interfacing engineering technologies with clinical science to develop systems useful for patient care particularly for technology driven cancer management.

Honors and Awards

  • Co-Principal Investigator, Partnership 2020: US-India Higher Education Grant
  • Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship (2019-2021)
  • Tomas B. Hirschfeld Scholar Award, Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies (2019)
  • Coblentz Graduate Student Award (2019)
  • William G. Fateley Award, Outstanding Contribution to Vibrational Spectroscopy (2019)
  • Baxter Young Investigator Award (2018)
  • Invited Speaker and Winner, Annual Engineering Ph.D. Summit, EPFL Lausanne (2018)
  • Eastern Analytical Symposium Graduate Research Award (2018)
  • Nadine Barrie Smith Memorial Fellowship (2018)
  • Beckman Graduate Fellow (2017-2018)
  • Big Data Summer Fellow for Computational Medicine (2017)
  • Illinois Distinguished Fellowship (2014-2017)
  • Silver Medalist, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (2014)
  • Suman Upma Gold Medal, IIT Delhi (2014)
  • Boss Award, best experimental project, master’s thesis, IIT Delhi (2014)
  • Khorana Scholarship (2013)