Ankit Bhardwaj is a PhD student at School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester. He has worked as Research Engineer at IMRE, A*STAR, Singapore for 6 months and as a Research Intern for 10 months. He completed his Master's degree in Nanotechnology from Jamia Millia Islamia- A Central University in New Delhi, India. He did his Bachelor in Electronics and Communication Engineering at Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, India. His research interest includes nanofabrication, 2D materials, Angstrom scale 2D capillaries, Ion transport, polymer composites etc.