MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications

MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications

Symposium Sessions

Tuesday June 19

11:00 MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors I
11:00 Bio Fluidic Devices I
12:30 Networking Lunch - Expo
2:00 MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors II
2:00 Bio Fluidic Devices II
2:45 TechConnect IP Partnering: Electronics, Sensors, Communications
4:30 Expo Reception and Poster Session I (4:30 - 6:30)
 MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
 Nanostructured Materials & Devices

Wednesday June 20

8:30 Flexible Electronics I
8:30 Solar: Innovation Spotlights
8:30 Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication: Keynotes
11:00 Flexible Electronics II
11:00 Solar: Corporate Strategic Interests
11:00 MSM: MEMS Device & Process Modeling
11:00 Micro & Nano Reliability
11:00 Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication II
11:00 Fluidic Device Simulation
12:30 Networking Lunch - Expo
1:00 NNI - Director’s Networking Session, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office
1:30 Exhibit and Poster Session II
 Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication
 MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
 Micro & Nano Fluidics
 Micro & Nano Reliability
 Solar Power Technologies & Materials
2:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Energy, Environment
3:30 Nanostructured Materials & Devices for Electronics Applications
3:30 MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials, Fabrication & Devices
3:30 Particle & Cell Transport
5:30 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception
6:00 CTSI Utility Technology Challenge Awards and Reception

Thursday June 21

10:00 National Nanotechnology Initiative Triennial Review
10:30 MSM: Device & Circuit Simulation & Optimization
11:00 Advanced Electronic Packaging
12:30 National Innovation Showcase - Networking Lunch (available for purchase)
1:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Electronics, Sensors & Communications
1:30 MEMS & NEMS: Industrial Applications and Services
1:30 Micro & Nano Fluidic Devices
4:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Storage & Harvesting
4:00 TechConnect National Innovation Showcase, Reception & Poster Session III
 Micro & Nano Fluidics
 Solar Power Technologies & Materials

Symposium Program

Tuesday June 19

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11:00MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors IGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
11:00MEMS Based AC Voltage References Toward Metrological Applications
H. Camon, A. Bounouh, F. Blard, D. Bélières, LAAS/CNRS, FR
11:20CANCELED - Novel MEMS-Based Diffractive Spatial Light Modulator
H. Woo, S. Li, A.J. Cable, Light Blue Optics, Inc., US
11:40Sensitive detection of nonlinear nanomechanical motion using capacitive signal down-mixing for resonant NEMS-based sensors
N. Kacem, M. Sworowski, S. Hentz, S. Baguet, R. Dufour, FEMTO-ST, FR
12:00NH3 sensing properties of centimeter scaled CVD graphene in ambient condition
J. Lim, R. Anoop, J.H. Kim, J. Yoon, H-R Ahn, S. Song, Y-J Kim, S.C. Jun, Yonsei University, KR
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11:00Bio Fluidic Devices IGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Edward P. Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
11:00Rapid and Ultra High Sensitive In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) and POCT using Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chips
C. Ahn, University of Cincinnati, US
11:30Capture of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) using a novel micro-device
S. Ranjan, Z. Yong, National University of singapore, SG
11:50Fully–Integrated Single-Layer On-Chip Flow Cytometer Based on Planar Three-Dimensional (3D) Hydrodynamic Focusing
A.A. Nawaz, X. Mao, T.J. Huang, Pennsylvania State University, US
12:10New microfluidic chip for the production of spherical gelled capsule for cell encapsulation
P. Dalle, S. Morales, J. Berthier, P-Y. Benhamou, A. Bellemin Comte, F. Boizot, G. Costa, F. Rivera, CEA/LETI, FR
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12:30Networking Lunch - ExpoExpo Hall AB
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2:00MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors IIGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
2:00Gas sensor device based on a SnO2 nanowire network for increased sensing performances
E. Brunet, G.C. Mutinati, S. Steinhauer, A. Koeck, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, AT
2:20Reversible and irreversible temperature-induced changes in exchange-biased planar Hall effect bridge (PHEB) magnetic field sensors.
G. Rizzi, N.C. Lundtoft, F.W. Østerberg, M.F. Hansen, Technical University of Denmark, DK
2:40Application of Micro-channel Cooling to the Local Thermal Management of Detectors Electronics for Particle Physics
A. Mapelli, P. Petagna, A. Pezous, P. Renaud, CERN, CH
3:00Temperature and Strain Response of a Surface Acoustic Wave Sensor
W.C. Wilson, G.M. Atkinson, NASA Langley Research Center, US
3:20Direct-Write Microfabrication for Enhancement of Functionality of Optical Fiber Devices
H.R. Alemohammad, E. Foroozmehr, B. Cotten, E. Toyserkani, University of Waterloo, CA
3:40Nanowire GMR Thin Films for Magnetic Sensors
B. Cox, N. Crews, Louisiana Tech University, US
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2:00Bio Fluidic Devices IIGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Kwang W. Oh, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
2:00Novel on-chip isotachophoresis assays for nucleic acid extraction and analysis
J.G. Santiago, Stanford University, US (bio)
2:30Polymer microfluidic chip with embedded CNTs for DNA sample preparation
P. Khuntontong, J.X. Chan, M. Gong, Z.P. Wang, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, SG
2:50Microfluidic Control of Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Growth and Positioning
N. Wadhawan, H. Kalkat, X. Ma, S. Gajjeraman, S. Nandagopal, N. Hao, J. Deng, B. Xiang, M. Zhang, G. Tian, F. Lin, University of Manitoba, CA
3:10Conductive Polymer Microelectrodes for on-chip measurement of transmitter release from living cells
S. Tylsgaard Larsen, M. Matteucci, R. Taboryski, Technical University of Denmark, DK
3:30Uncoil long DNA molecules in nanoposts array
J. Wu, G. Shao, J. Choi, F.I. Uba, S.A. Soper, S. Park, Louisiana State Univ., US
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2:45TechConnect IP Partnering: Electronics, Sensors, CommunicationsRoom 212
Session chair: Keith Ritala, Quest, Reviewer: Stefan Heuser, Samsung & Daniel Mahgerefteh, Finisar, US
2:45Electric Current Locator
P. King, National Energy Technology Laboratory (URS Corporation), US
2:55Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Optical Amplifier with Wavelength Conversion
L. Loerchner, University of Waterloo, CA
3:05High Performance Video Compression Coding System
L. Loerchner, University of Waterloo, CA
3:15Batteryless Nanoenergy Harvesting
I. Shum, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
3:25Hydrophobicity Modulating Underwater Chemical Sensor
M. Sethu, National University of Singapore, Industry Liaison Office, SG
3:35Ultra-miniaturized, Passive Wireless Sensor
E. Hockert, University of Minnesota, US
3:45Silicon Photonics as a Means to Scaleable Optical Interconnection
G. Crossley, McMaster University, CA
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4:30Expo Reception and Poster Session I (4:30 - 6:30)Expo Hall AB
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MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
-3D Electrostatic Energy Harvester
V. Janicek, M. Husak, J. Formanek, J. Jakovenko, FEE CTU in Prague, CZ
-Electrical Nerve Agents Sensors Based on Chemically Functionalized Nanomaterials
J.-P. Simonato, CEA, FR
-Solid-state Semi Interpenetrating polymer network and their composite with rutile TiO2 nanofiber electrolyte-correlation between morphology and conducting properties
S. Ghosh, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, IN
-Soft X-Ray Lithography for High-Aspect Ratio Sub-Micrometer Structures
J. Goettert, S. Lemke, I. Rudolph, T. Seliger, B. Loechel, Louisiana State University, US
-Micro Patterning of Organic Solvents on OLED Device Using EHD Inkjet Technology
S.-H. Lee, X.H. Nguyen, W. Jo, H.S. Ko, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-Lead Zirconate Titanate (PZT) Based PiezoMEMS Technology
R.G. Polcawich, J.S. Pulskamp, G. Smith, S. Bedair, T. Ivanov, R. Proie, L. Sanchez, D.M. Potrepka, US Army Research Laboratory, US
-First Results of Surface Acoustic Wave Sensors and Future Vision of Gas Detection Devices for Safety Applications in Hydrogen Vehicles
I. Kerroum, F. Domingue, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, CA
-Research in a Novel Integrated Chip of Safe and Initiation Control
Y. Zhao, W.-Z. Lou, D.-G. Li, Beijing Institute of Technology, CN
-The Fabrication and Multi-Physics Simulation of a Novel Low Power Electrothermal Bimorph Actuator
W-Z Lou, M-R Guo, Y-J Lv, Beijing Institute of Technology, CN
-Lumped Electro-Thermo-Mechanical Beam Model
A. Chigullapalli, Purdue University, US
-Fast Response Paraffin Compound Phase Change Microactuator
S. Movahedian, J. Martinez-Quijada, T. Thundat, University of Alberta, CA
-Measuring the layer thickness of MEMS using torsional resonance
N.D. Andrews, J.V. Clark, Purdue University, US
-Measuring System Mass and Density of MEMS by Electronic Probing
A. Chigullapalli, Purdue University, US
-Design of a nano-mechanical beam based memory element
H.K. Sahoo, A. Uppala, R. Anjur, University of Pennsylvania, US
-The field self-calibration method of MEMS gyroscopes and accelerometers for Micro inertial measurement system
J.L. Li, A.S. Chen, M. Du, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, CN
-An optofluidic device for characterizing the effect of viscosity and density on mass transfer
M.I. Lapsley, N. Nama, S. Yazdi, T.J. Huang, Pennsylvania State University, US
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Nanostructured Materials & Devices
-Adhesion and dynamic nanotribology of graphene in polar and non-polar liquid environments studied with ultrasonic force microscopy
B.J. Robinson, O.V. Kolosov, Lancaster University, UK
-Synthesis, Characterisation and Catalytic Studies Copper Substituted Nickel Zinc Ferrite Nano Powders
P. Douglas Sanasi, D. Santhi Priya, P. Nageswara Rao, Andhra University, IN
-Hysteresis-free spin valves for GMR sensors
V.V. Ustinov, M.A. Milyaev, L.I. Naumova, V.V. Proglyado, T.P. Krinitsina, Institute of Metal Physics, RU
-Exchange Bias Formation Mechanism in (110)Al2O3/Py/Mn/Ta Nanostructures
I.V. Blinov, T.P. Krinitsina, S.A. Matveev, M.A. Milyaev, V.V. Popov, V.V. Ustinov, Institute of Metal Physics, RU
-Synthesis and Characterization of Graphene Thin Films via Hummer’s Method.
F.T. Thema, M.J. Moloto, N.N. Nyangiwe, M. Khenfouch, M. Maaza, L Kotsedi, E.D. Dikio, Vaal University Of Technology, ZA
-Comparison of Anchoring Materials for High Performance Sensors Modified with Nanoparticles and Enzymes
X. Gao, D. Assan, J.C.K. Lai, S.W. Leung, Idaho State University, US
-Selective Reflectivity and High Absorption in Plasmonic Films
A. Siahmakoun, M. Syed, C. Bolinger, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, US
-Synthesis of SiOx Nanowires at Low Temperatures Using Zn Catalyst
C-S Choi, J-H Yoon, Kangwon National University, KR
-AuxAg1-x alloy seeds: A way to control growth, morphology and defect formation in Ge nanowiress
S. Biswas, J.D. Holmes, University College Cork, IE
-CdS Quantum Dot-sensitized anatase single crystalline Branched-TiO2 nanowires for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production
D.H. Kim, W.M. Seong, J.H. Park, H.S. Han, I.J. Park, I.S. Cho, S.S. Shin, S. Lee, K.S. Hong, Seoul National University, KR
-Growth Mechanism of Zinc Oxide Nanowires by Geometrical Selection and the Effect of Zinc Oxide Binding Peptides
T.Y. Olson, A.A. Chernov, K.E. Murphy, J.H. Satcher, T.Y. Han, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
-Analysis of GaN Grown on Vertically Standing Fractal-Like Si Nanostructures
Q.X. Wee, C.B. Soh, K.Y. Zang, S.J. Chua, C.V. Thompson, National University of Singapore (NUS), SG
-Application of ZnO Nanorods for a UV Photodetector
C.Y. Kung, S.L. Young, C.C. Lin, H.H. Lin, J.H. Lin, H.Z. Chen, M.C. Kao, Y.T. Shih, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Nanoneedle DIrected Motion of a Functionalized Channel through a Lipid Membrane
M. Dutt, O. Kuksenok, A.C. Balazs, Rutgers University, US
-Au nanoelectrodes for breath analysis
M. Righettoni, A. Tricoli, S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH
-Well-Defined TiO2 Nanostructures Towards Photoanodes Applications for Oxidative Photoelectrochemistry
Y. Pihosh, K. Mawatari, T. Kitamori, The University of Tokyo, JP
-The controllable degree of preferred-orientation in anatase TiO2 nanotube arrays by controlling surface roughness of Ti
W.M. Seong, D.H. Kim, I.J. Park, S. Lee, K.S. Hong, Department of Materials Science Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea, KR
-Electrospun Silver Networks as Transparent Conductive Films
H-T Chen, H-L Ling, C. Kuo, I-G Chen, National Cheng Kung University, TW
-Formation of Covalently Bound Magnetic Molecular Chains
A.R. DiLullo, G. Hoffmann, S.-W. Hla, Ohio University, US
-Ultrafine Silver Nanowire-Polymer Composite Interlayer for Organic Light Emitting Diodes
B. Lee, K. Kim, S. Kim, I-H Lee, B. Koo, J-L Lee, POSTECH, KR
-New Surface analysis methot with Hologram method
P. Kemper, TRIMOS SA, CH

Wednesday June 20

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8:30Flexible Electronics IGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Anupama B. Kaul, National Science Foundation, US
8:30Artificial Electronic Skin
A. Javey, University of California, Berkeley, US
9:00Organic Complementary Circuits
A. Dodabalapur, University of Texas at Austin, US
9:30Highly sensitive organic-inorganic heterojunction flexible photodetectors
J-H Seo, T-Y Oh, J. Park, W. Zhou, B-K Ju, Z. Ma, University of Wisconsin, Madison, US
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8:30Solar: Innovation SpotlightsRoom 203
Session chair: Lisa E. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
8:30Flexible, Lightweight and Affordable Solar Cells
J. Yang, Solarmer Energy, Inc., US
8:50DuPont Photovoltaic Materials Innovation Technology Roadmap
H. Antoniadis, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions, US
9:10Nanoengineering allowing low-cost high-efficiency silicon solar cells
M. Black, Bandgap Engineering, US
9:30Transforming Facades into Energy and Money Generating Assets with Solar Windows
U. Paret, Pythagoras Solar, US
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8:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication: KeynotesRoom 207
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
8:30Printing Nanoparticle Suspensions: Feature Resolution and Defects
B. Derby, University of Manchester, UK (bio)
9:00Analysis and Measurement of Ink Media Interactions in Inkjet Printing
R. Sharma, E. Bedford, B. Brys, K.T. Viswanath, E.P. Furlani, Cabot Corporation, US
9:20Multi-functional silica microdot arrays by inkjet printing for biosensor applications
O. De Los Cobos, M. Lejeune, F. Rossignol, C. Carrion, C. Boissière, F. Ribot, C. Sanchez, X. Cattoën, M. Wong Chi Man, J.-O. Durand, SPCTS, FR
9:40Photo-induced Surface Modification of Polyimides for Printable Electronics Fablication
T. Yamashita, F. Kodara, M. Mino, Y. Matsuzawa, K. Okano, Tokyo University of Science, JP
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11:00Flexible Electronics IIGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Anupama B. Kaul, National Science Foundation, US
11:00Fabrication and characterization of CNT inductors on flexible plastic substrates
L. Diao, W-S Shih, J. Lamb, Brewer Science, US
11:20Flexible Graphene Transistors via Printing Transfer
T.-C. Chang, H.-S. Suh, S. Mikael, J.-H. Seo, P.F. Nealey, Z. Ma, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
11:40Highly Flexible Transparent Thin Film Heaters based on Metallic Nanowires
J.-P. Simonato, CEA, FR
12:00Solution Growth of Nanostructured Ceramic Films
J. Cho, State Univ of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton, US
12:20Fabrication and characterization of thin-film transistors based on Peri-xanthenoxanthene (PXX) derivative
Z. Cui, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
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11:00Solar: Corporate Strategic InterestsRoom 203
Session chair: Nitin Parekh, Venture Advisor, Tokyo Electron Venture Capital, US
11:00DuPont Solar-Technology Strategic Interests
P.L. Perry, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions, US
11:15Applied MaterialsSolar-Technology Strategic Interests
K. Chen, Applied Materials, US
11:30Chevron’s Commercialization Partnership Program
J. Greenberger, Chevron Energy Solutions, US
11:45Beyond Grid Parity: The Decarbonization of Loads
E. Daniels, Bosch, US
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11:00MSM: MEMS Device & Process ModelingGreat America 1
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
11:00Silicon Crystal Effects in Modeling of MEMS Silicon Resonators
S. Ghaffari, C.H. Ahn, E.J. Ng, T.W. Kenny, Stanford University, US
11:20Squeeze-Film Damping in Perforated Microstructures: Modeling, Simulation and Pressure-Dependent Experimental Validation
M. Niessner, G. Schrag, J. Iannacci, G. Wachutka, Munich University of Technology, DE
11:40Low Motional Impedance Bulk Acoustic Resonators Based on Metamaterials
X. Rottenberg, R. Jansen, V. Rochus, B. Figeys, B. Nauwelaers, H.A.C. Tilmans, IMEC, BE
12:00Electromechanical response of high frequency silicon nanowire resonators:simulation and measurements
A. Koumela, D. Mercier, C. Marcoux, S.T. Purcell, S. Hentz, L. Duraffourg, CEA, LETI, FR
12:20Finite Element Modeling of MEMS Piezoelectric Energy Harvester
L. Beker, A. Muhtaroglu, H.N. Ozguven, H. Kulah, Middle East Technical University, TR
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11:00Micro & Nano ReliabilityRoom 206
Session chair: Jürgen Keller, AMIC GmbH, Germany
11:00Reliability Prediction of Single-Crystal Silicon MEMS Using Dynamic Raman Spectroscopy
R. Dewanto, Z. Hu, B. Gallacher, J. Hedley, Newcastle University, UK
11:20Detecting Defects over the Whole Surface of Wafer by Non-destructive and Non-contact Pulse Photoconductivity Method (PPCM)
J. Ndagijimana, Y. Soh, H. Kubota, K. Kobayashi, Kumamoto University, JP
11:40Experimental analysis of the MEMS Capacitive accelerometer’s shock resistibility
Y. Tao, Y. Liu, J. Dong, Tsinghua University, CN
12:00Nanoscale deformation analysis for fracture mechanical evaluation of interface cracks in electronic packages.
J. Keller, M. Schulz, R. Mrossko, B. Wunderle, B. Michel, AMIC Angwandte Micro-Messtechnik GmbH, DE (bio)
12:20Shock Testing of Free Standing Silicon-Nitride and Beryllium Membranes
D. Brough, L. Barrett, R. Vanfleet, R. Davis, S. Liddiard, S. Cornaby, M. Coffin, Brigham Young University, US
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11:00Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication IIRoom 207
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
11:00The effect of Rheological Property of Ink on the Generation of Inkjet Droplet
H. Yoo, C. Kim, Korea University, KR
11:20Measurement of liquid properties by the observation of micro droplet emitted by inkjet
T. Yamada, K. Sakai, Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo, JP
11:40CANCELED - Segmented inkjet print head experiment
M. Einat, Ariel University Center of Samaria, IL
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11:00Fluidic Device SimulationRoom 212
Session chair: Edward P. Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
11:00Design Simulations of a Novel Microdevice for Fluid Pumping, Droplet Generation and Particle Sorting
R.M. Pidaparti, G. Su, Virginia Commonwealth University, US
11:20Numerical Study on a passive micromixer with sinusoidal channel walls
A. Afzal, K.-Y. Kim, Inha University, KR
11:40CANCELED - Numerical modeling of squeeze-film damping in micro-mirrors including rarefaction effects
S. Nigro, L. Pagnotta, M.-F. Pantano, Università della Calabria, IT
12:00Modeling Fluid Structure-Interactions for Biomechanic Analysis of the Human Eye
E.P. Furlani, A. Nunez, G. Vizzeri, University at Buffalo SUNY, US (bio)
12:20Electrophoretic Migration of Charged Permeable Particle in Electrolyte
P.P. Gopmandal and S. Bhattacharyya, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, IN
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12:30Networking Lunch - ExpoExhibit Hall AB
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1:00NNI - Director’s Networking Session, National Nanotechnology Coordination OfficeExhibit Hall A
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1:30Exhibit and Poster Session IIExhibit Hall AB
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Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication
-Photocurable Composite with Antimicrobial Activity for Wound-Healing
M.-H. Chang, F.-C. Ding, W.-Y. Ju, P.S. Lai, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Additive Manufacturing (AM) of Quantum Dot Nano-Inks
O.S. Ivanova, A. Elliott, T.A. Campbell, C.B. Williams, Virginia Tech, US
-Low-temperature laser sintering of the printed nano-silver electrodes for flexible electronics
W. Gu, J. Lin, Z. Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
-The Effect of Surface Treatment on The Line Formation of Inkjet-Printed Silver Nanoparticles
Y.J. Moon, H.S. Kang, K.T. Kang, S.H. Lee, S.J. Moon, J.Y. Hwang, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology(KITECH), KR
-FineMetalLine Patterning on Hydrophilic Non-Conductive SubstratesBased on EHD Printing withLaser Sintering
S. Son, S. Lee, Y-J Kim, K. An, J. Choi, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-High Aspect Ratio EHD Printing with High Viscosity Ink Ejection
J. Choi, S. Lee, Y-J Kim, S.U. Son, K.C. An, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-InkJet Printing Optimization of Silver Nano-Ink for Printing Solar Electrodes using Industrial Printheads
R. Shankar, K.W. Whites, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
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MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
-Fabrication and characterization of liquid metal-based micro-electromechanical DC-contact switch for RF applications
E. Cagatay, Y. Damgaci, B.A. Cetiner, N. Biyikli, Bilkent University - UNAM, TR
-Is one gyroscope enough?
M. Capovilla, STMicroelectronics, US
-Fabrication and Characterization of HAR Microfluidic Device to Concentrate Microalgae
V. Singh, Q. Nguyen, J. Goettert, D. Yemane, J. Bargiel, C. Lane, F. Stephenson, Louisiana State University, US
-In situ monitoring of temperature and voltage in lithium-ion rechargeable batteries using flexible micro two-in-one sensors
S-J Lee, C-Y Lee, M-S Tang, P-C Chen, Y-M Chang, Yuan Ze University, TW
-MEMS Strain Sensors with High Linearity and Sensitivity with an Enhanced Strain Transfer Mechanism for Wind Turbine Blades
M. Moradi, S. Sivoththaman, University of Waterloo, CA
-A MEMS-type Micro Sensor for Hydrogen Gas Detection
J.-H. Yoon, B.-J. Kim, J.-S. Kim, University of Seoul, KR
-Temperature dependence of gas sensing properties of Polyaniline and titanium dioxide (TiO2)/ Polyaniline composite based chemiresistor hydrogen gas sensor
S. Srivastava, S. Kumar, S.S. Sharma, V.K. Jain, V.K. Vijay, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, IN
-Fetal Movement Detection Based on MEMS Accelerometer
L. Minjie, T. Yongkang, L. Yunfeng, Y. Song, D. Jingxin, Tsinghua University, CN
-Effect of CuO/water nanofluid in the enhancement of convective heat transfer for electronic cooling
P. Selvakumar, S. Suresh, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, IN
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Micro & Nano Fluidics
-Spatial profiles of electrical conductivity, fluid admittance and water flow in a charged nanopore
G. Virdi, M.I. Glavinovic, McGill University, CA
-Electrothermal blinking vortices for chaotic mixing
P. Kauffmann, S. Loire, I. Mezic, UCSB, US
-Micro-particle Electrical Conduction through Human Blood
S. Abdalla, A.A. Al-Ghamdi, F. Marzouki, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University Jeddah, P.O. Box 80203, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia, SA
-Nanoparticle transport models in confined fluids
T.S. Mahadevan, M. Kojic, M. Milosevic, V. Isailovic, N. Filipovic, M. Ferrari, A. Ziemys, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, US
-Effects of Solvents on Dissolution of Photoresist in Parylene Microchannels
H. Ceylan Koydemir, H. Kulah, C. Ozgen, I. Tosun, Middle East Technical University, TR
-Microfluidic dual-micropillar culture device for embryonic stem cell differentiation
J.M. Lee, J. Kim, G. Muhammad, B. Ku, Y. Lee, B.G. Chung, Hanyang University, KR
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Micro & Nano Reliability
-Reliability of spectral analysis in Interferometric Optical and Atomic Force Microscopies
M. Jobin, hepia, HES-SO, CH
-Modeling of Dynamic Threshold Voltage of High K Gate Stack and Application in FinFET Reliability
H. He, C. Ma, C. Wang, A. Zhang, J. He, Peking Univeristy, CN
-Functional Performance of Microfluidic On-Board Pumps and Valves with Various Actuation Protocols
J. Podczeviensky, J. McDowell, L. Levine, ALine, Inc., US
-Impact of Channel Length and Gate Width of a N-MOSFET Device on the Threshold Voltage and its Fluctuations in Presence of Random Channel Dopants and Random Interface Trap: A 3D Ensemble Monte Carlo Stud
N. Ashraf, S. Joshi, D. Vasileska, ASU, US
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Solar Power Technologies & Materials
-Tuning Photocurrent Response Through Size Control of CdTe Quantum Dots Sensitized Solar Cells
A. Badawi, N. Al-Hosiny, S. Abdallah, H. Talaat, Taif University, SA
-Thermal Stability of Nano-Structured Selective Emitters for Thermo Photovoltaic
H.J. Lee, S.P. Bathurst, S.-G. Kim, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
-The role of cetyltrimethylammonium bromide in efficiency of organic-quantum dot hybrid solar cell
S.J. Heo, S. Yoon, S.H. Oh, H.J. Kim, Yonsei University, KR
-Enhancement of photoelectrochemical and optical characteristics using a TiO2 nanoparticles interlayer in MEH-PPV heterojunction devices
F. Habelhames, M. Girtan, A. Manole, L. Lamiri, W. Zerguine, B. Nessark, Univesité Ferhat Abbas, DZ
-Ultrasonic Spraying of Carbon Nanotubes using NMP
A. Willey, R. Davis, R. Vanfleet, Brigham Young University, US
-Copper nanowires on Recycled Conducting Glass for DSSC Electrodes
C-Y Liao, National Cheng Kung University, TW
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2:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Energy, EnvironmentRoom 212
Session chair: Patricia Ansems-Bancroft, Dow, Reviewer: Kristoffer Stokes, Celgard LLC, US
2:30Hybrid Green Cement
L. Simoes, Wayne State University, US
2:40New Polymeric Material and Process for Recycling Plastic Blends
N. Gadoury, Univalor, CA
2:50Buckled Silicon Nanostructures on Elastomeric Substrates for Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries
B. Loux, Arizona Technology Enterprises, US
3:00High Performance, High Life Cycle Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries
L. Simoes, Wayne State University, US
3:10Low-cost technology for production of the highly efficient flexible nano-structured materials for Photovoltaic Panels and Supercapacitors.
B. Gilman, Coolsol R&C, US
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3:30Nanostructured Materials & Devices for Electronics ApplicationsGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
3:30Carbon Nanotube Memory
T. Rueckes, Nantero, Inc, US
4:00Carbon Nanostructure Applications for Nanoelectronics
S. Roth, Max Planck Institute, DE
4:30Three-Dimensional Nanographene as a Low-Cost Tunable Bulk Material
J. Biener, A. Wittstock, S. Dasgupta, L.-H. Shao, D. Wang, M.A. Worsley, J.R.I. Lee, M.M. Biener, C. Orme, S.O. Kucheyev, B.C. Wood, T.M. Willey, A.V. Hamza, J. Weissmüller, H. Hahn, T.F. Baumann, Lawrence Livermore Nat Laboratory, US
4:50Silicon nanowire and graphene FET sensors as new reference electrodes in electrolytic environments
O. Knopfmacher, A. Tarasov, W. Fu, C. Nef, J. Kurz, K. Bedner, M. Wipf, M. Calame, C. Schönenberger, University of Basel, CH
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3:30MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials, Fabrication & DevicesRoom 203
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
3:30High Performance Sputtered PZT Film for MEMS applications
Y. Hishinuma, Y. Li, J. Birkmeyer, T. Fujii, T. Naono, T. Arakawa, FUJIFILM Dimatix, US
3:50Optimised Piezoelectric PZT Thin Film Production on 8'' Silicon Wafers for Micromechanical Applications
D. Kaden, S. Gu-Stoppel, H.-J. Quenzer, D. Kaltenbacher, B. Wagner, R. Dudde, Fraunhofer Inst. Silicon Technology, DE
4:10High accuracy dual side overlay with wet anisotropic etching for HAR MEMS.
H.W. van Zeijl, K. Best, P.M. Sarro, Delft University of Technology, NL
4:30A Novel Pneumatically Driven SU-8 Microvalve for High Speed Gas Chromatographic Applications
A. Nubile, A. Poggi, E. Cozzani, I. Elmi, S. Zampolli, M. Messina, G.C. Cardinali, F. Mancarella, M. Belluce, CNR, IT
4:50Cantilever-Based Microsystem for High-Throughput
J-S Park, C-S Park, W. Jang, D-W Lee, Chonnam National University, KR
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3:30Particle & Cell TransportGreat America 1
Session chair: Kwang W. Oh, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
3:30Modeling Particle-Fluid Coupling and its Impact on Magnetic Particle Transport in Microfluidic Systems
S.A. Khashan, E.P. Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, US
3:50Motion of Magnetic Chains in a Vibrating Field
Y-H Li, S-T Sheu, J-M Pai, C-Y Chen, National Chiao Tung University, TW
4:10Single-cell manipulation using Nanopipettes
M.M. Maalouf, M. Jain, P. Actis, N. Pourmand, University of California, Santa Cruz, US
4:30Generation of monodisperse microemulsions in the colloidal range and stabilized monodisperse microbubbles with diameters of $5$ microns using two different types of micro fluidic devices
J.M. Gordillo, E. Castro-Hernandez, W. van Hoeve, F. Campo-Cortes, D. Lohse, Universidad de Sevilla, ES
4:50Microfluidic manipulation of Caenorhabditis elegans using acoustic radiation forces
G. Yu, X. Chen, J. Xu, Washington State University, US
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5:30TechConnect Innovation Showcase ReceptionExpo Hall CD
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6:00CTSI Utility Technology Challenge Awards and ReceptionExpo Theater 1
Session chair: Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners, US

Thursday June 21

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10:00National Nanotechnology Initiative Triennial ReviewGreat America 1
Session chair: Erik Svedberg, National Materials and Manufacturing, National Academies, US
10:00NNI Town Hall Meeting
E. Svedberg, National Nanotechnology Initiative, US
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10:30MSM: Device & Circuit Simulation & OptimizationGreat America 3
Session chair: Bart Romanowicz, NSTI, US
10:30Design of ASIC Dedicated to Thermal Analysis of Many-Core Architectures
M. Szermer, L. Kotynia, P. Pietrzak, M. Janicki, A. Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
10:50Finite Element Modeling and Simulation of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesters Fabricated in CMOS Technology
A. Mok, O. Tigli, University of Miami, US
11:10High-Voltage High Input Impedance Unity-Gain Voltage Buffer
M. Jankowski, A. Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
11:30Importance of the Collisional Broadening of the States across MOSFET Technology Generations
G. Kannan, D. Vasileska, Arizona State University, US
11:50On Statistical Variation of MOSFETs Induced by Random-Discrete-Dopants and Random-Interface-Traps
Y. Li, H-W Su, C-Y Chen, H-W Cheng, Y-Y Chen, H-T Chang, National Chiao Tung University, TW
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11:00Advanced Electronic PackagingRoom 210
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
11:00A Novel Method to Maintain Alignment Accuracy in Bonding Process Utilizing Resin as an Adhesive Material
S.-S. Lee, M. Kondo, R. Ishibashi, K. Kinoshita, S. Kishida, Tottori University, JP
11:20Off-Chip Printed Interconnects for Ultrathin Flexible Products
H. Alemohammad, A. Zadeh, J. Sheats, E. Toyserkani, University of Waterloo, CA
11:40nanoCopper based solder-free electronic assembly material
A. Zinn, R. Stoltenberg, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company Adv. Technol. Center, US
12:00Topology Optimization of Ultrasonic Transducers for Microsystem and IC Packaging
J.S. Kim, J.M. Kim, S.I. Lee, E.J. Lim, University of Seoul, KR
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12:30National Innovation Showcase - Networking Lunch (available for purchase)Expo Hall CD
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1:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Electronics, Sensors & CommunicationsExpo Theater 3
Session chair: Matt Denesuk, IBM Venture Capital, US
1:00P-Ink Active Heat Reflection Display
P. Chan, Opalux Inc., CA
1:10Next Generation Flat Panel Display Technology
T. Whitfield, NanoPhotonica, US
1:20Nanowire based flexible transparent electrode
H. Wang, Polyradiant Corp, US
1:306x and Beyond MEMS Inertial Sensor and Applications
L. Ross, Virtus Advanced Sensors, Inc., US
1:40Impulse Synthetic Aperture Radar for Remote Through-Wall and Underground Imaging
J. Tatoian, Eureka Aerospace, US
1:50On the Field internal pipe Inspection robotic Vehicle (FIV)
A. Manesh, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
2:00TranSono Noise Reduction and Echo Cancellation
J.G. Lee, TranSono, Inc., KR
2:10APEtalk Speech Synthesis
J. Pearl, Perceptral, US
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1:30MEMS & NEMS: Industrial Applications and ServicesGreat America 2
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
1:30Health monitoring of flexible composite plates: a MEMS-based approach
S. Mariani, A. Corigliano, F. Caimmi, M. Bruggi, P. Bendiscioli, M. De Fazio, Politecnico di Milano, STMicroelectronics, IT
1:50Coupled Numberical Simulatino Techniques for MEMS & Biomedical Applications
M. Ozen, Ozen Engineering, US
2:10MEMS Oscillators
A. Partridge, SiTime, Corp., US
2:30Advances in MEMS Fabrication for Fabless MEMS Companies
M. Lim, M. Daneman, InvenSense, US
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1:30Micro & Nano Fluidic DevicesGreat America 3
Session chair: Edward P. Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
1:30Micro optofluidics and micro magnetofluidics: multiphysics at the microscale
N-T Nguyen, Nanyang Technological University, SG
2:00Droplet-based Microfluidics
K. Oh, SUNY Buffalo, US
2:30Free-Surface Microfluidics: Exploring New Actuation and Sensing Methods
G. Yu, N. Lei, X. Chen, W. Xue, J. Xu, Washington State University, US
2:50Structure-Enhanced Self-Powered Microfluidic Pumps and Stickers
L. Xu, R. Panchapakesan, K. Lee, B. Ahn, H. Lee, J. Xu, K.W. Oh, SMALL SUNY at Buffalo, US (bio)
3:10A Novel Compact Lab-on-a-Chip Nanosensor for In-Channel Liquid Viscosity Detection
J. Zhao, J. Xu, W. Xue, Washington State University Vancouver, US
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4:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Storage & HarvestingExpo Theater 1
Session chair: Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners, US
4:00Rail Flex - Mechanical Motion Rectifier
H. Mariano, Harvest Energy, US
4:10High Performance Robotic Electric Vehicle Charger
K. Leary, PowerHydrant, US
4:20Smart Battery
T. Collins, KleenSpeed Technologies Inc., US
4:30High Performance, Low Cost, Solid State, Flexible Batteries
E. Shembel, Enerize Corporation, US
4:40Thermal Matrix Energy Storage (TMES)
S. Sutherland, Kelvin Storage Technologies, Inc., US
4:50High energy, high power titanium-based electrolytic capacitor materials
G. Welsch, Titanium Power Technologies, US
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4:00TechConnect National Innovation Showcase, Reception & Poster Session IIIExpo Hall CD
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Micro & Nano Fluidics
-Programming Fluid Flow in Microchannels Using Microstructures
H. Amini, M. Masaeli, D. Di Carlo, UCLA, US
-All-In-Polymer Injection Molded Device for Single Cell Capture Using Multilevel Silicon Master Fabrication
S. Tanzi, S.T. Larsen, M. Matteucci, R. Taboryski, Technical University of Denmark, DTU Nanotech, DK
-A Hybrid Micro/Nanostructured Wick for New Generation High Performance Heat Carriers/Spreaders
S. Tej, D. Horner, S. Moghaddam, University of Florida, US
-Hydrophobic silicone elastomer chamber for recording trajectories of motile sperms without adsorption
K. Matsuura, H. Funahashi, Okayama University, JP
-Atomistic Simulations of Biomolecules at the Water‐Amorphous Silica Interface: Application to Peptides and DNA Oligomers
B. Shi, Y.K. Shin, A. Hassanali, S.J. Singer, Ohio State University, US
-Fabrication of microfluidic system for micro direct alcohol fuel cell: deep X-ray lithography of three-dimensional microstructures on a stainless steel
C. Yunphuttha, R. Pattanakul, S. Porntheeraphat, A. Wongchaisuwat, P. Viravathana, Kasetsart University, TH
-Instability and Dynamics of EHD Flow with Unipolar and Bipolar Charge Injection in an Annulus
D.V. Fernandes, Y.K. Suh, Dong-A University, KR
-Continuous-flow polymerase chain reaction (PCR) on a right triangular shaped polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) microdevice using a single heater
W. Wu, K.T.L. Trinh, N.Y. Lee, Gachon University, KR
-SUEX for High Aspect Ratio Micro-Nanofluidic Applications
D. Johnson, J. Goettert, V. Singh, D. Yemane, DJ DevCorp, US
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Solar Power Technologies & Materials
-Optimizing Quantum Well Solar Cell Efficiency through Genetic Algorithms
M.A. Pacheco, Pontifical Catholic University, Rio de Janeiro, BR
-Electrowetting-driven Solar Trackers for concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) rooftop applications
S-Y Park, J. Kuo, K. Gould, Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, US
-Quantum Dot Enhanced Rugate Filtering and Light Trapping
S. Shepard, J. Copeland, Louisiana Tech University, US
-Characterization of Solar Grade Silicon Contaminants
G.R. Mount, L. Wang, K. Putyera, M. Lepage, Evans Analytical Group, US
-Light Augmentation in Flat Panel PV Installations using Large Area Micro-optical Films
P.H. Schmaelzle, S. Garner, PARC, a Xerox company, US
-A Study of Solar Radiation, Storage and Applications in Nigeria
O.O. Odia, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, NG
-Ionic Liquids as Heat Transfer Medium
T.J.S. Schubert, H. Sahin, T.F. Beyersdorff, Iolitec Ionic Liquids Technologies GmbH, DE
-Reclaimed Laminate Waste as Novel, Heat Transfer Enhancing, Encapsulation for Long-term PCM Heat Storage
L. Desgrosseilliers, D. Groulx, M.A. White, Dalhousie University, CA
-Sopogy’s MicroCSP
D.T. Kimura, Sopogy, US
-Modified carbon nanotube & poly (3-hexylthiophene) nanocomposites integrated in quasi solid-state dye synthesized solar cells
M.R. Karim, King Saud University, SA
-Rheological Optimization and Stability Study of Silver Nano-Ink for InkJet Printing of Solar Electrodes Using Industrial Printhead
R. Shankar, A. Amert, J.J. Kellar, K.W. Whites, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
-Micro-CSP Grid Integration
D.T. Kimura, Sopogy, US
-Highly Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells with Gel-Coated Graphene and Graphene/Carbon Nanotube Composites as the Counter Electrode
J. Ouyang, National University of Singapore, SG
-Plasmonic Enhancement of Dye Sensitized Solar Cell
W.H. Hunga, P. Pavaskarb, S.B. Croninb, Feng Chia University, TW
-Application of Smart Nanomaterials to Scavenge and Detect Arsenic and Other Unwanted Metals in Potable Water
A. John, E.F. Duran, L. Gonzales, L.S. Santos, Fraunhofer Chile Research Foundation, CL
-Transparent Conducting DMD Multilayer Electrode for High Efficiency OPV
J. Ham, S. Kim, G.H. Jung, W. Dong, B. Koo, J-L Lee, POSTECH, KR
-Characterization of Thermoelectric and Ternary Semicondutos by Thermogravimetry (TGA), Differerential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), Mass Spectrometry (MS) and Laser Flash Analysis (LFA)
E. Post, Netzsch Instruments, DE

Special Symposium

This special symposia focuses specifically on emerging applications and advanced fabrication, materials, devices for MEMS and Sensors. Participating corporations are looking to the MEMS community for business and technology developement opportunities for their strategic needs. F-1000 corporate end-users participating include: Lockheed Martin, Honda, GM, GE, Samsung, Dow, BASF, bp, Siemens, Kodak, Proctor & Gamble, Applied Materials, Fuji Electric, Toray, Merck, Chevron, Omron, Panasonic, and many more. Submit your technical abstract today and join the leading innovators in providing new microtech solutions to the world's top corporate technology integrators.

Topics & Application Areas

  • Novel Materials for MEMS
  • Novel MEMS Fabrication & Processes
  • Acoustic Devices
  • Optical MEMS
  • Thermal Devices
  • Actuating Devices
  • Novel MEMS Devices
  • Novel NEMS Devices
  • RF MEMS, Resonators & Oscillators
  • Sensing Systems & Networks
  • Mechanical & Physical Sensors
  • Chemical & Gas Sensors
  • Other Micro Sensors
  • Other

Journal Submissions

Sensors & Transducers

On-line Journal ‘Sensors & Transducers’

Selected proceedings papers in the Electronics and Microsystems Track (MEMS & NEMS, Sensors & Systems, Micro & Nano Fluidics symposia, and MSM conference) will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of the on-line journal ‘Sensors & Transducers’.

For consideration into this Special Issue of the on-line journal ‘Sensors & Transducers’, please select the “Submit to Sensors & Transducers” button during the on-line submission procedure.

Experimental Nanoscience

Journal of Experimental Nanoscience

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of the Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. The journal provides a showcase for advances in the experimental sciences underlying nanotechnology and nanomaterials.

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Molecular Simulation

Molecular Simulation

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of Molecular Simulation. The journal covers all aspects of research related to, or of importance to, molecular modelling and simulation (including informatics, theoretical and experimental work).

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Microelectronics Journal

Microelectronics Journal

Published since 1969, Microelectronics Journal is an international forum for the dissemination of research into, and applications of, microelectronics. Papers published in Microelectronics Journal have undergone peer review to ensure originality, relevance and timeliness. The journal thus provides a worldwide, regular and comprehensive update on microelectronics.

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