Perry Research Group
Kush Basu

Kush Basu

Research Assistant

Lab: (413) 545-6261

Office Address:

N560 Life Sciences Laboratory
240 Thatcher Road
Amherst, MA 01003

Mailing Address:

159 Goessmann Laboratory
686 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003

Biographical Statement

Kush Basu is a senior Chemical Engineering student from Holyoke, MA. He is working on characterizing various aspects of self assembly and phase behavior in complex coacervates. In his time outside the lab and work, Kush enjoys playing basketball, frisbee and almost any outdoor sport. He also spends time hanging out with friends and watching movies.


  1. M. Radhakrishna, K. Basu, Y. Liu, R. Shamsi, S.L. Perry, C.E. Sing, "Molecular Connectivity and Correlation Effects on Polymer Coacervation," Macromolecules, (2017) 50(7), 3030–3037. [PDF]

Honors and Awards

2017 Commonwealth Honors College Honors Research Grant
Spring 2016 Commonwealth Honors College Research Assistant Fellowship
Fall 2016 Commonwealth Honors College Research Assistant Fellowship