Farah Alimagham

“Infrared optical sensors for medical applications”

Farah Alimagham is a Research Associate at the Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, UK. She received her BSc/MSc in Micro and Nanotechnology Engineering from the School of Science and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal in 2015. She conducted her MSc project as a visiting researcher at the Birck Nanotechnology Centre of Purdue University, USA. She then completed her MRes in Sensor Technologies and Applications in 2016 and her PhD in Physical Chemistry in 2020 at the University of Cambridge, UK. Farah’s research interests focus on optical chemical detection technologies and spectroscopy-based techniques for the design and development of sensor devices & systems for industrial, environmental and medical applications.