Aishah Rumaysa Prastowo

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Paris Descartes University – Centre Recherches Interdisciplinaires (CRI), France, Interdisciplinary Approaches to Life Science, 2011-2013

Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia, Engineering Physics, 2007-2011
Graduated Cum Laude in 3.5 years (normally 4 years)
Thesis: “Microfluidic control of CO2 bubbles generated during the fermentation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae”
Advisors: Gea Oswah Fatah Parikesit; Kutut Suryopratomo

Research Experience

Macromolecules and Microsystems for Biology and Medicine Group, UMR168, Institut Curie
April-July 2013
Internship, advisor:
Iago Pereiro, Stéphanie Descroix, Laurent Malaquin, Jean-Louis Viovy
“Magnetic microfluidic system for bacterial analysis”

Translational Research and Microfluidics Group, UMRS775, Université Paris Descartes, France
January-April 2013
Ouriel Caën, Valerie Taly
“Cancer cells manipulation and analysis in droplet-based microfluidics”

Laboratoire Matière et Systèmes Complexes, Paris Diderot University, France, October-December 2012
, advisor: Annemiek Cornelissen

Velocity measurement in blood vessels in the developing chicken embryo yolk sac.”

    Laboratoire Matière et Systèmes Complexes, Paris Diderot University, France, January-May 2012
    , advisor: Pascal Hersen, Gregory Batt

    Real time control of gene expression in yeast” (abstract)

    Microfluidics Laboratory, Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia, February-June 2011
    Post-bachelor research
    , advisor: Gea Oswah Fatah Parikesit

    An Image-J tool for quantitative colorimetry analysis of textile-based microfluidic devices”

    PT. Indonesia Power, Generating Business Unit of Semarang, Indonesia, March 2010
    Maintenance Division

    The thermodynamics process efficiency of gas turbine generator”

    Honors and Awards

    World Championship 2nd Runner Up, International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition, 2012 (as a member of the Paris Bettencourt team)
    A synthetic biology competition held by the iGEM Foundation, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Other awards: World Championship Best Environment Project, European Jamboree Gold Medal, European Jamboree Safety Commendation

    Bourse du Gouvernement Français (BGF), 2011-2013
    Full scholarship for master studies from the French Government

    Bronze Medal, National Science Olympiad in Astronomy, 2006 and 2005
    A national competition of astronomy for senior high school students held by Department of National Education, Indonesia (nominated twice in two consecutive years)

    Silver Medal, National Science Olympiad in Physics, 2004
    A national competition of physics for junior high school students held by Department of National Education, Indonesia

    Teaching Experience

    Privat tutor, October 2009 – June 2011
    Taught physics and mathematics for high school students (10
    th-12th graders)

      Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia
      Lab work assistant
      , Engineering Physics, August-December 2009
      Assisted lab work of Nuclear Electronics and Fundamental Electronics for undergraduate students


      Textile-based microfluidics: modulated wetting, mixing, sorting and energy harvesting, G.O.F. Parikesit, F. Prasetia, G.A. Pribadi, D.C. Simbolon, G.Y. Pradhana, A.R. Prastowo, A. Gunawan, K. Suryopratomo, I. Kusumaningtyas; Journal of the Textile Institute, 2012, DOI: 10.1080/00405000.2012.660756.


      Association of Indonesian Students in Paris (PPI Paris)
      Secretary, Paris, 2011-2013

      Association of Indonesian Students in France (PPI Prancis)
      Head of media center division, France, 2011-2012

      Association of Engineering Physics Students
      Secretary, Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia, 2009-2010


      Indonesian: Native language

      English: Intermediate

      Computer Skills

      Image Processing/Graphic Design: ImageJ, GIMP, Inkscape

      Applications: Matlab, Simulink