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Hire Dr. Setu K.
United Kingdom
USD 90 /hr

Technical Consultant | PhD Chemistry, experienced in early-stage businesses (industries: pharma, water, sensors)

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Writing Technical Writing, Newswriting
Research Fact Checking, Gray Literature Search, Systematic Literature Review, Secondary Data Collection
Data & AI Statistical Analysis
Product Development Formulation, Stability/Shelf Life Testing
Work Experience

Technical & Business Consultant


July 2017 - Present

Senior Analyst

Acidophil LLC

February 2017 - Present

BioPharma Strategy Consultant

Catenion Strategies GmbH

January 2019 - March 2019

Director of Operations

Chalante Ltd

November 2017 - May 2018

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Technology Transfer

University of Cambridge

January 2016 - January 2017

Research Lab Supervisor - Nanophotonics

University of Cambridge

May 2014 - July 2015

Undergraduate Course Supervisor - Spectroscopy

University of Cambridge

October 2014 - December 2014

Visiting Research Scholar - Polymer Chemistry

Tsinghua University

May 2014 - July 2014

Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs Analyst

Quest Vitamins Ltd

August 2008 - August 2009

Undergraduate Research Intern - Microbiology

University of Reading

June 2008 - July 2008


PhD (Chemistry)


October 2011 - September 2015

MPhil (Chemistry)


October 2010 - August 2011

BSc (Honours) (Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry)

Aston University

October 2006 - June 2010

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Setu Kasera, Daniel O. Sigle, Lars O. Herrmann, Aniello Palma, Bart de Nijs, Felix Benz, Sumeet Mahajan, Jeremy J. Baumberg, Oren A. Scherman(2016). Observing Single Molecules Complexing with Cucurbit[7]uril through Nanogap Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy . The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 7. (4). p. 704--710. American Chemical Society ({ACS})
Setu Kasera, Steven J. Barrow, Matthew J. Rowland, Jesús del Barrio, Oren A. Scherman(2015). Cucurbituril-Based Molecular Recognition . Chemical Reviews. 115. (22). p. 12320--12406. American Chemical Society ({ACS})
Setu Kasera, Lars O. Herrmann, Jesús del Barrio, Jeremy J. Baumberg, Oren A. Scherman(2014). Quantitative multiplexing with nano-self-assemblies in {SERS} . Scientific Reports. 4. (1). Springer Nature
Setu Kasera, Lars O. Herrmann, Ventsislav K. Valev, Christos Tserkezis, Jonathan S. Barnard, Oren A. Scherman, Javier Aizpurua, Jeremy J. Baumberg(2014). Threading plasmonic nanoparticle strings with light . Nature Communications. 5. (1). Springer Nature
Setu Kasera, Zarah Walsh, Jesús del Barrio, Oren A. Scherman(2014). A selective supramolecular photochemical sensor for dopamine . Supramolecular Chemistry. 26. (3-4). p. 280--285. Informa {UK} Limited
Setu Kasera, Frank Biedermann, Jeremy J. Baumberg, Oren A. Scherman, Sumeet Mahajan(2012). Quantitative {SERS} Using the Sequestration of Small Molecules Inside Precise Plasmonic Nanoconstructs . Nano Letters. 12. (11). p. 5924--5928. American Chemical Society ({ACS})