Sara Mahshid

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Sharif University of Technology, Iran
M.Sc. Sharif University of Technology, Iran

Teaching office: McConnell Engineering Building, Room 355
Research lab: 141 du Président-Kennedy Avenue, 5th floor.

sara.mahshid [at] (e-mail)

Research Interests

·         Nanomaterials-based biosensing
·         Micro/nanofabrication
·         Lab-on-chips
·         Point-of-care diagnostics (Electrochemical and optical biosensors and assays)
·         Single Cell analysis


  • BIEN 300: Thermodynamics in Bioengineering
  • BIEN 360: Physical Chemistry in Bioengineering

Selected Publications

Sara Mahshid, Adam H. Mepham, Sahar S. Mahshid, Ian B. Burgess, Tina S. Safaei, Edward H. Sargent, Shana O. Kelley
Mechanistic Control of the Growth of Three-Dimensional Gold Sensors
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2016)

Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Sara Mahshid, Danial Berard, Rob Sladek, Walter Reisner, Sabrina Leslie
Continuous Confinement Fluidics: Getting Lots of Molecules into Small Spaces with High Fidelity
Macromolecules (2016)

Sara Mahshid, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Daniel Berard, Susan Amin, Rob Sladek, Sabrina Leslie, Walter Reisner
Development of a platform for single cell genomics using convex lens-induced confinement
Lab-on-a-chip (2015)

Sara Mahshid, Chengcheng Li, Sahar S. Mahshid, Masoud Askari, Abolghasem Dolati, Lixia Yang, Shenglian Luo, Qingyun Cai
Sensitive determination of dopamine in the presence of uric acid and ascorbic acid using TiO2 nanotubes modified with Pd, Pt and Au nanoparticles
Analyst (2011)

Sahar S. Mahshid, Sara Mahshid, Abolghasem Dolati, Mohammad Ghorbani, Lixia Yang, Shenglian Luo, Qingyun Cai
Template-based electrodeposition of Pt/Ni nanowires and its catalytic activity towards glucose oxidation
Electrochimica acta (2011)

For a complete list of publications, conferences and invited talks please visit Google Scholar Citations 

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