University of MissouriUniversity of Missouri
Kattesh Katti

Kattesh V. Katti

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Web site: Kattesh Katti
Office address: 426 Physics Building, University of Missouri
Office phone: (573) 882-5656
Fax: (573) 884-5679

Research Interest

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Nanomedicine; Metals/Organomatallics In the Development of Cancer Diagnostic and Therapeutic Agents; Biomedical Optical Imaging; New Approaches to Cancer Therapy; New Biomaterials for use in Surgical and Non-surgical Wound Healing applications; Fundamental Aspects of Structure of Water and Water-Alcohol Binary Mixtures


Dr. Katti's discovery on Nanoparticles production was quoted on the front page of NANO BIOTECH NEWS (Vol. 2; No 48; December 8 2004 "240 times faster than previous methods; University of Missouri-Columbia researchers make gold, silver nanoparticles in 5-10 minutes"

Dr. Katti's Nanoscience work was cited in Innovations Report of Germany ( as "Nanoparticles to Aid Medical Diagnosis, Therapy"

Dr. Katti's work was cited in NANO TECHNOLOGY NOW: "MU Researchers Produce Nanoparticles to Aid Medical Diagnosis, Therapy in Fraction of Previous Time" (

Dr. Katti's Nanoscience discovery was cited in: Nano Tsunami:

Dr. Katti's discovery was cited in one of the major vitamin health sites in the U.S. Dr. Katti's work do develop a new drug for Wilson's Disease is featured.

Dr. Katti's discovery on the development of a new drug for treating Wilson's disease was cited in: This discovery was covered in National/International news media.

Selected Publications