Manasi Raje is a microfluidics R&D engineer working in Bay Area, California. She is working at Shield Diagnostics and developing diagnostic devices for affordable testing of infectious diseases. She holds training in Biomedical Engineering and Electronics Engineering. Manasi has experience in the design and fabrication of a variety of lab-on-a-chip devices. She developed a number of application specific and high-throughput-attempting microfabrication methods during her time at JBEI that let to a patent. Her microfluidic roots are based in Hui lab at UC Irvine where she developed microfluidic digital logic circuits for on-chip automation of lab processes which let to multiple publications, presentations and a national award. She is involved in multiple conferences and technical committees in field of Microfluidics.