Mert Kanik is Pd.D. student at New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ, USA in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. He graduated from Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey and he completed his master’s degree at İzmir Institute of Technology, Turkey in 2019. His master thesis was related to admittance control in robotics. He joined the Miri Lab in 2021. Mert’s field of work is hydrogels, hydrogels and drug delivery and the necessary handheld devices for drug delivery with hydrogels. In addition to these, he leads the projects of undergraduate students and guides them.