electronics

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  1. ncbi Electronics and optoelectronics of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides
    Qing Hua Wang
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139 4307, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 7:699-712. 2012
  2. pmc Direct writing of flexible electronics through room temperature liquid metal ink
    Yunxia Gao
    Key Laboratory of Cryogenics, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e45485. 2012
  3. pmc A physically transient form of silicon electronics
    Suk Won Hwang
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Science 337:1640-4. 2012
  4. pmc Development of a portable electronic nose system for the detection and classification of fruity odors
    Kea Tiong Tang
    Department of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University No 101, Sec 2, Kuang Fu Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan
    Sensors (Basel) 10:9179-93. 2010
  5. pmc A clinical laboratory model for evaluating the acute effects of electronic "cigarettes": nicotine delivery profile and cardiovascular and subjective effects
    Andrea R Vansickel
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1945-53. 2010
  6. pmc High-speed graphene transistors with a self-aligned nanowire gate
    Lei Liao
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nature 467:305-8. 2010
  7. ncbi Chemically derived graphene oxide: towards large-area thin-film electronics and optoelectronics
    Goki Eda
    Department of Materials, Imperial College London, UK
    Adv Mater 22:2392-415. 2010
  8. ncbi Direct nanoimprinting of metal nanoparticles for nanoscale electronics fabrication
    Seung H Ko
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Nano Lett 7:1869-77. 2007
  9. pmc Odour detection methods: olfactometry and chemical sensors
    Magda Brattoli
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bari, Via E Orabona 4, 70126 Bari, Italy
    Sensors (Basel) 11:5290-322. 2011
  10. ncbi Paper electronics
    Daniel Tobjörk
    Center for Functional Materials, Graduate School of Materials Research, Physics, Department of Natural Sciences, Abo Akademi University, Turku, FI 20500, Finland
    Adv Mater 23:1935-61. 2011

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  1. ncbi Electronics and optoelectronics of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides
    Qing Hua Wang
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139 4307, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 7:699-712. 2012
    ..We review the historical development of TMDCs, methods for preparing atomically thin layers, their electronic and optical properties, and prospects for future advances in electronics and optoelectronics.
  2. pmc Direct writing of flexible electronics through room temperature liquid metal ink
    Yunxia Gao
    Key Laboratory of Cryogenics, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e45485. 2012
    ..GaIn(10)-based electrical ink, a significantly neglected room temperature liquid metal, as both electrical conductors and interconnects, for directly writing flexible electronics via a rather easy going and cost effective way.
  3. pmc A physically transient form of silicon electronics
    Suk Won Hwang
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Science 337:1640-4. 2012
    A remarkable feature of modern silicon electronics is its ability to remain physically invariant, almost indefinitely for practical purposes...
  4. pmc Development of a portable electronic nose system for the detection and classification of fruity odors
    Kea Tiong Tang
    Department of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University No 101, Sec 2, Kuang Fu Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan
    Sensors (Basel) 10:9179-93. 2010
    ..Verification software was developed to verify system functions. Experimental results indicate that the proposed system prototype is able to identify the fragrance of three fruits, namely lemon, banana, and litchi...
  5. pmc A clinical laboratory model for evaluating the acute effects of electronic "cigarettes": nicotine delivery profile and cardiovascular and subjective effects
    Andrea R Vansickel
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1945-53. 2010
    ..This information may be obtained by adapting clinical laboratory methods used to evaluate other PREPs for smokers...
  6. pmc High-speed graphene transistors with a self-aligned nanowire gate
    Lei Liao
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nature 467:305-8. 2010
    ..With its high carrier mobility, graphene is of particular interest for ultrahigh-speed radio-frequency electronics. However, conventional device fabrication processes cannot readily be applied to produce high-speed graphene ..
  7. ncbi Chemically derived graphene oxide: towards large-area thin-film electronics and optoelectronics
    Goki Eda
    Department of Materials, Imperial College London, UK
    Adv Mater 22:2392-415. 2010
    ..deposition of GO, enabled by its solubility in a variety of solvents, offers a route towards GO-based thin-film electronics and optoelectronics...
  8. ncbi Direct nanoimprinting of metal nanoparticles for nanoscale electronics fabrication
    Seung H Ko
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Nano Lett 7:1869-77. 2007
    ..Nanoscale electronic devices were also demonstrated, including nanowire resistors and nanochannel organic field effect transistors with an air-stable semiconducting polymer...
  9. pmc Odour detection methods: olfactometry and chemical sensors
    Magda Brattoli
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bari, Via E Orabona 4, 70126 Bari, Italy
    Sensors (Basel) 11:5290-322. 2011
    ..Odour emission monitoring carried out through both the techniques is finally reviewed in order to show the complementary responses of human and instrumental sensing...
  10. ncbi Paper electronics
    Daniel Tobjörk
    Center for Functional Materials, Graduate School of Materials Research, Physics, Department of Natural Sciences, Abo Akademi University, Turku, FI 20500, Finland
    Adv Mater 23:1935-61. 2011
    ..However, applying electronics on paper is challenging. The paper surface is not only very rough compared to plastics, but is also porous...
  11. ncbi Transition metal oxides for organic electronics: energetics, device physics and applications
    Jens Meyer
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Adv Mater 24:5408-27. 2012
    ..Energetics in general play a key role in advancing device structure and performance in organic electronics; however, the literature provides a very inconsistent picture of the electronic structure of TMOs and the ..
  12. pmc Scalable printed electronics: an organic decoder addressing ferroelectric non-volatile memory
    Tse Nga Ng
    Palo Alto Research Center, 3333 Coyote Hill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Sci Rep 2:585. 2012
    ..We explain the key design rules in fabrication of complex printed circuits and elucidate the performance requirements of materials and devices for reliable organic digital logic...
  13. ncbi An ultra-lightweight design for imperceptible plastic electronics
    Martin Kaltenbrunner
    The University of Tokyo, Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Information Systems, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8656, Japan
    Nature 499:458-63. 2013
    ..Flexible, textile and stretchable electronics are emerging research areas and may yield mainstream technologies...
  14. ncbi A 21st century technique for food control: electronic noses
    Miguel Peris
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Anal Chim Acta 638:1-15. 2009
    ..Finally, some interesting remarks concerning the strengths and weaknesses of electronic noses in food control are also mentioned...
  15. pmc Combination of real-value smell and metaphor expression aids yeast detection
    Kouki Fujioka
    International Clinical Research Centre, Research Institute, International Medical Centre of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 4:e7939. 2009
    ..However, unlike information from gas chromatography, it is difficult to compare odour information collected by these devices because they are made for smelling specific smells and their data are relative intensities...
  16. pmc Introduction of an electronic monitoring system for monitoring compliance with Moments 1 and 4 of the WHO "My 5 Moments for Hand Hygiene" methodology
    Vincent C C Cheng
    Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    BMC Infect Dis 11:151. 2011
    ..Unlike previous electronic monitoring systems, MedSense operates in open cubicles with multiple beds and does not disrupt existing workflows...
  17. ncbi High mobility, printable, and solution-processed graphene electronics
    Shuai Wang
    Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, 3 Science Drive 3, Singapore
    Nano Lett 10:92-8. 2010
    ..to print graphene sheets onto large scale, flexible substrates holds promise for large scale, transparent electronics on flexible substrates...
  18. ncbi Recent advances in electronic tongues
    Antonio Riul
    UFSCar, Campus Sorocaba, 18052 780 Sorocaba, SP, Brazil
    Analyst 135:2481-95. 2010
    ..Because the identification of samples is basically a classification task, there has been a trend to use artificial intelligence and information visualization methods to enhance the performance of e-tongues...
  19. pmc Electronic noses and tongues: applications for the food and pharmaceutical industries
    Elizabeth A Baldwin
    USDA ARS Citrus and Subtropical Products Laboratory, 600 Ave S N W, Winter Haven, FL 33881, USA
    Sensors (Basel) 11:4744-66. 2011
    ..The electronic tongue reacts similarly to non-volatile compounds in a liquid. This review will concentrate on applications of e-nose and e-tongue technology for edible products and pharmaceutical uses...
  20. pmc The SmartHand transradial prosthesis
    Christian Cipriani
    The BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant Anna, Pontedera Pi, Italy
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 8:29. 2011
    ..This paper presents the design and on bench evaluation of the SmartHand...
  21. ncbi A comparative study on two electronic tongues for pharmaceutical formulation development
    Katharina Woertz
    Institute of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Universitaetsstr 1, 40225 Duesseldorf, Germany
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 55:272-81. 2011
    ..Both systems offer the opportunity to be used for the development of taste-masked pharmaceutical formulations...
  22. ncbi Pollution characterization and diurnal variation of PBDEs in the atmosphere of an E-waste dismantling region
    Duohong Chen
    State Key Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry, Guangdong Key Laboratory of Environment and Resources, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, Guangdong Province, China
    Environ Pollut 157:1051-7. 2009
    ..BDE-209 accounted for 22% and 31.3% of the total PBDEs in Guiyu and Chendian, respectively. The diurnal variation trends of BDE-47, -99, -153, -183, and -209 were also analyzed in detail in the two regions...
  23. ncbi Multifunctional epidermal electronics printed directly onto the skin
    Woon Hong Yeo
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology and Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Adv Mater 25:2773-8. 2013
    Materials and designs are presented for electronics and sensors that can be conformally and robustly integrated onto the surface of the skin...
  24. ncbi Inkjet printing of single-crystal films
    Hiromi Minemawari
    National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, AIST Tsukuba Central 4, Tsukuba 305 8562, Japan
    Nature 475:364-7. 2011
    ..Printed electronics' is being explored for the manufacture of large-area and flexible electronic devices by the patterned ..
  25. ncbi Analog versus digital: extrapolating from electronics to neurobiology
    R Sarpeshkar
    Department of Biological Computation, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ 07974, USA
    Neural Comput 10:1601-38. 1998
    ....
  26. ncbi Microfluidic electronics
    Shi Cheng
    Ericsson AB, Borgarfjordsgatan 18, SE 164 80, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lab Chip 12:2782-91. 2012
    ..it might be very hard to imagine how such soft microfluidic devices would be used in other areas, such as electronics, in which stiff, solid metals, insulators, and semiconductors have previously dominated...
  27. ncbi Fabrication of fully transparent nanowire transistors for transparent and flexible electronics
    Sanghyun Ju
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 2:378-84. 2007
    ..The transparency of the entire pixel area should significantly enhance aperture ratio efficiency in active-matrix arrays and thus substantially decrease power consumption...
  28. ncbi Increased risks of infant mortality and of deaths due to congenital malformation in the offspring of male electronics workers
    Tzu I Sung
    Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, National Taiwan University College of Public Health, 17 Syujhou Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 85:119-24. 2009
    ..This retrospective cohort study was conducted to determine if such an association existed among male workers employed in an electronics factory.
  29. ncbi "Green" electronics: biodegradable and biocompatible materials and devices for sustainable future
    Mihai Irimia-Vladu
    Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Franz Pichler Straße Nr 30, 8160 Weiz, Austria
    Chem Soc Rev 43:588-610. 2014
    Green" electronics represents not only a novel scientific term but also an emerging area of research aimed at identifying compounds of natural origin and establishing economically efficient routes for the production of synthetic ..
  30. ncbi Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in umbilical cord blood and relevant factors in neonates from Guiyu, China
    Kusheng Wu
    Analytic Cytology Laboratory, Department of Preventive Medicine, Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, Guangdong, P R China
    Environ Sci Technol 44:813-9. 2010
    ..05). The neonates from Guiyu are exposed to high levels of PBDEs. Prenatal exposure to PBDEs may affect neonates' health in Guiyu, which still needs to be evaluated in larger epidemiological studies...
  31. ncbi Microfluidic stretchable RF electronics
    Shi Cheng
    Department of Engineering Sciences, Uppsala University, The Angstrom Laboratory, Box 534, SE 751 21, Uppsala, Sweden
    Lab Chip 10:3227-34. 2010
    Stretchable electronics is a revolutionary technology that will potentially create a world of radically different electronic devices and systems that open up an entirely new spectrum of possibilities...
  32. ncbi Carbon nanomaterials for electronics, optoelectronics, photovoltaics, and sensing
    Deep Jariwala
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Chem Soc Rev 42:2824-60. 2013
    ..In this manner, this article will provide guidance to future application developers and also articulate the remaining research challenges confronting this field...
  33. ncbi A taxonomy of green supply chain management capability among electronics-related manufacturing firms in Taiwan
    Kuo chung Shang
    Department of Transportation and Navigation Science, National Taiwan Ocean University, No 2, Beining Rd, Jhongjheng District, Keelung City 202, Taiwan, ROC
    J Environ Manage 91:1218-26. 2010
    ..investigated crucial green supply chain management (GSCM) capability dimensions and firm performance based on electronics-related manufacturing firms in Taiwan...
  34. ncbi Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in road and farmland soils from an e-waste recycling region in Southern China: concentrations, source profiles, and potential dispersion and deposition
    Yong Luo
    School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
    Sci Total Environ 407:1105-13. 2009
    ..Comparison of the PBDE patterns in road and farmland soils implied that the PBDEs in farmland soils have been subject to complex environmental processes...
  35. ncbi Resistive switching in nanogap systems on SiO2 substrates
    Jun Yao
    Applied Physics Program, Rice Quantum Institute, and Department of Bioengineering, Rice University, 6100 Main St, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Small 5:2910-5. 2009
    ..Meanwhile, the high ON/OFF ratio (approximately 10(5)), fast switching time (2 micros, tested limit), and durable cycles show promising memory properties. The observed intermediate states reveal the filamentary nature of the switching...
  36. ncbi Electronic tongues and their analytical application
    Yuri Vlasov
    Chemistry Department, St Petersburg University, Universitetskaya nab 7 9, 199034 St Petersburg, Russia
    Anal Bioanal Chem 373:136-46. 2002
    ..Application areas of electronic tongue systems including foodstuffs, clinical, industrial, and environmental analysis are discussed in depth. Prospective research and development in the field of electronic tongues is discussed...
  37. ncbi Molecular electronics with single molecules in solid-state devices
    Kasper Moth-Poulsen
    Nano Science Center and Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 5, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Nat Nanotechnol 4:551-6. 2009
    The ultimate aim of molecular electronics is to understand and master single-molecule devices...
  38. ncbi Organic nonvolatile memory devices based on ferroelectricity
    Ronald C G Naber
    ECN Solar Energy 1755 ZG Petten, The Netherlands
    Adv Mater 22:933-45. 2010
    ..Integration of these devices into larger memory arrays is also discussed...
  39. pmc High-kappa oxide nanoribbons as gate dielectrics for high mobility top-gated graphene transistors
    Lei Liao
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6711-5. 2010
    ..opens a new avenue to integrate high-kappa dielectrics on graphene with the preservation of the pristine nature of graphene and high carrier mobility, representing an important step forward to high-performance graphene electronics.
  40. ncbi Measuring rates of hand hygiene adherence in the intensive care setting: a comparative study of direct observation, product usage, and electronic counting devices
    Alexandre R Marra
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Statistics Department, Instituto Israelita de Ensino e Pesquisa, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:796-801. 2010
    ..To compare 3 measures of hand hygiene adherence-direct observation, product usage, and electronic counting devices-in an intensive care unit...
  41. pmc Synthesis of monolithic graphene-graphite integrated electronics
    Jang Ung Park
    School of Nano Biotechnology and Chemical Engineering, Graphene Research Center, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology UNIST, Ulsan Metropolitan City, 689 798, Republic of Korea
    Nat Mater 11:120-5. 2012
    ..the synthetic approach to encoding electronic functionality and thus enabling an entire integrated graphene electronics in a chemical synthesis had not previously been demonstrated...
  42. pmc Dissolvable films of silk fibroin for ultrathin conformal bio-integrated electronics
    Dae Hyeong Kim
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology and Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Nat Mater 9:511-7. 2010
    b>Electronics that are capable of intimate, non-invasive integration with the soft, curvilinear surfaces of biological tissues offer important opportunities for diagnosing and treating disease and for improving brain/machine interfaces...
  43. ncbi Diagnostic value of different adherence measures using electronic monitoring and virologic failure as reference standards
    Ann E Deschamps
    University Hospitals Leuven, Department of Internal Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:735-43. 2008
    ..Combining the VAS with the SHCS-AQ seems a feasible nonadherence measure for daily clinical practice. Self-reports perform better after electronic monitoring: their diagnostic value could be lower when given independently...
  44. pmc Develop reusable and combinable designs for transcriptional logic gates
    Jian Zhan
    School of Life Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, China
    Mol Syst Biol 6:388. 2010
    ....
  45. pmc A biomimetic sensor for the classification of honeys of different floral origin and the detection of adulteration
    Ammar Zakaria
    Sensor Technology and Applications Group, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, 01000 Kangar, Perlis, Malaysia
    Sensors (Basel) 11:7799-822. 2011
    ..An improvement in performance was also observed using a Probabilistic Neural Network classifier when the e-nose and e-tongue data were fused...
  46. ncbi Sniffing out cancer using the JPL electronic nose: a pilot study of a novel approach to detection and differentiation of brain cancer
    Babak Kateb
    International Brain Mapping and Intraoperative Surgical Planning Society IBMISPS org, USA
    Neuroimage 47:T5-9. 2009
    ....
  47. ncbi Evaluation of a taste sensor instrument (electronic tongue) for use in formulation development
    Julie K Lorenz
    Pfizer, Inc
    Int J Pharm 367:65-72. 2009
    ..A good correlation (r(2)=0.99) was achieved from this comparison, and the relative taste of prototype formulations not tasted by humans was predicted...
  48. ncbi Continuous monitoring of odours from a composting plant using electronic noses
    Selena Sironi
    Olfactometric Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering Giulio Natta, Politecnico di Milano P za Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20124 Milan, Italy
    Waste Manag 27:389-97. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi Export of toxic chemicals - a review of the case of uncontrolled electronic-waste recycling
    M H Wong
    Croucher Institute for Environmental Sciences, and Department of Biology, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, PR China
    Environ Pollut 149:131-40. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi On-wire lithography-generated molecule-based transport junctions: a new testbed for molecular electronics
    Xiaodong Chen
    Department of Chemistry and International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 130:8166-8. 2008
    ..Finally, we have used this new testbed to identify unusual temperature-dependent transport mechanisms for alpha,omega-dithiol terminated oligo(phenylene ethynylene)...
  51. ncbi Blueprinting macromolecular electronics
    Carlos Andres Palma
    Nanochemistry Laboratory, ISIS CNRS 7006, Universite de Strasbourg, 8 allee Gaspard Monge, 67000 Strasbourg, France
    Nat Chem 3:431-6. 2011
    ..These engineered nanostructures for organic electronics are based on conjugated systems predominantly made up of sp²-hybridized carbon, such as graphene nanoribbons...
  52. pmc Directly writing resistor, inductor and capacitor to composite functional circuits: a super-simple way for alternative electronics
    Yunxia Gao
    Key Lab of Cryogenics and Beijing Key Lab of CryoBiomedical Engineering, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e69761. 2013
    ..through comprehensive use of GaIn10-based liquid metal inks and matching material is proposed and investigated, which is a rather easy going and cost effective electronics fabrication way compared with the conventional approaches.
  53. ncbi Low-loss polysilicon waveguides fabricated in an emulated high-volume electronics process
    Jason S Orcutt
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 20:7243-54. 2012
    ..The reported waveguide characteristics are measured after the thermal cycling of the full CMOS electronics process that results in a 32% increase in the extracted material loss relative to the as-crystallized waveguide ..
  54. ncbi A voltammetric electronic tongue as tool for water quality monitoring in wastewater treatment plants
    Inmaculada Campos
    Centro de Reconocimiento Molecular y Desarrollo Tecnológico IDM, Unidad Mixta Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Water Res 46:2605-14. 2012
    ..The electronic tongue showed relatively good predictive power for the determination of BOD, COD, NH(4)-N, PO(4)-P, SO(4)-S, and Alk...
  55. ncbi Biomolecular electronics in the twenty-first century
    R S Phadke
    TIFR, Mumbai, India
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 96:269-76. 2001
    ..More time and effort are necessary before devices that can transcend existing ones will become easily available. An overview of the current trends that are envisaged to give rich dividends in the next millennium are discussed...
  56. pmc A harsh environment wireless pressure sensing solution utilizing high temperature electronics
    Jie Yang
    College of Information Science and Engineering, Northeastern University, Heping District, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
    Sensors (Basel) 13:2719-34. 2013
    ..The applicability of current pressure sensing technologies in extreme environments is limited by the embedded electronics which cannot survive beyond 300 °C ambient temperature as of today...
  57. pmc In situ measurements of phytoplankton fluorescence using low cost electronics
    Thomas Leeuw
    School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469, USA
    Sensors (Basel) 13:7872-83. 2013
    ..Presented here is an investigation into building an in situ fluorometer using low cost electronics. The goal was to construct an easily reproducible in situ fluorometer from simple and widely available ..
  58. ncbi A cohort study of Swedish capacitor manufacturing workers exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
    P Gustavsson
    Department of Occupational Health, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 32:234-9. 1997
    ..The reason for the excess of cardiovascular deaths in the high-exposure group is not known and deserves evaluation in future studies...
  59. ncbi Curvilinear electronics formed using silicon membrane circuits and elastomeric transfer elements
    Heung Cho Ko
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Small 5:2703-9. 2009
    Materials and methods to achieve electronics intimately integrated on the surfaces of substrates with complex, curvilinear shapes are described...
  60. ncbi High-performance electronics using dense, perfectly aligned arrays of single-walled carbon nanotubes
    Seong Jun Kang
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 2:230-6. 2007
    ..Collectively, these results may represent a route to large-scale integrated nanotube electronics.
  61. ncbi Lighting level and productivity: a field study in the electronics industry
    H T Juslén
    Philips Lighting Finland, Mattilantie 75, PL4, 04601, Mäntsälä, Finland
    Ergonomics 50:615-24. 2007
    ..speed and the quality (percentage of errors) with which workers assemble electronic devices was studied in an electronics factory in The Netherlands...
  62. pmc Meat and fish freshness inspection system based on odor sensing
    - Najam ul Hasan
    Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Sejong University, Gwangjin gu, Seoul, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 12:15542-57. 2012
    ..The results demonstrate that the k-nearest neighbor algorithm has the highest accuracy...
  63. ncbi Device physics: will fluidic electronics take off?
    Martin A M Gijs
    Nat Nanotechnol 2:268-70. 2007
  64. pmc Molecular electronics: some views on transport junctions and beyond
    Christian Joachim
    Groupe NanoSciences, Centre d Elaboration de Materiaux et d Etudes Structurales, 29, Rue Jeanne Marvig, BP 94347, 31055 Toulouse Cedex 4, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:8801-8. 2005
    The field of molecular electronics comprises a fundamental set of issues concerning the electronic response of molecules as parts of a mesoscopic structure and a technology-facing area of science...
  65. ncbi Operational sustainability metrics assessing metric effectiveness in the context of electronics-recycling systems
    Jennifer Atlee
    Engineering Systems Division and Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Room E40 421, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4506-13. 2006
    ..b>Electronics recycling is used as a case problem in developing and judging the effectiveness of such metrics...
  66. ncbi Recent advances in electric analysis of cells in microfluidic systems
    Ning Bao
    Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Purdue University, 225 South University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 391:933-42. 2008
    ..We also point out future directions and challenges in this field...
  67. ncbi Fabrication of flexible and vertical silicon nanowire electronics
    Jeffrey M Weisse
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, United States
    Nano Lett 12:3339-43. 2012
    ..Electrical characterization of the SiNW array devices exhibits good current-voltage characteristics consistent with the SiNW morphology...
  68. ncbi Acid-sensitive semiperfluoroalkyl resorcinarene: an imaging material for organic electronics
    Jin Kyun Lee
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 130:11564-5. 2008
    ..An acid-sensitive semiperfluoroalkyl resorcinarene was synthesized, and its lithographic properties were evaluated. Its solubility in segregated hydrofluoroether solvents enables the patterning of delicate organic electronic materials...
  69. pmc Carbon nanotube based 3-D matrix for enabling three-dimensional nano-magneto-electronics [corrected]
    Jeongmin Hong
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40554. 2012
    ..The presence of oriented 2-nm thick Co layers within individual nanotubes in the CNT-based 3-D matrix is confirmed through VSM measurements as well as an energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDS)...
  70. ncbi Large-scale synthesis of high-quality hexagonal boron nitride nanosheets for large-area graphene electronics
    Kang Hyuck Lee
    School of Advanced Materials Science and Engineering, SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology SAINT, Center for Human Interface Nanotechnology HINT, SKKU Samsung Graphene Center, Sungkyunkwan University SKKU, Suwon 440 746, Republic of Korea
    Nano Lett 12:714-8. 2012
    ..nitride (h-BN) has received a great deal of attention as a substrate material for high-performance graphene electronics because it has an atomically smooth surface, lattice constant similar to that of graphene, large optical phonon ..
  71. ncbi Light and redox switchable molecular components for molecular electronics
    Wesley R Browne
    Centre for Systems Chemistry, Stratingh Institute for Chemistry and Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, University of Groningen, Nijenborgh 4, 9747 AG, The Netherlands
    Chimia (Aarau) 64:398-403. 2010
    The field of molecular and organic electronics has seen rapid progress in recent years, developing from concept and design to actual demonstration devices in which both single molecules and self-assembled monolayers are employed as light-..
  72. ncbi Rylene and related diimides for organic electronics
    Xiaowei Zhan
    Beijing National Laboratory for Molecular Sciences, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China
    Adv Mater 23:268-84. 2011
    ..in many cases, high electron mobilities; they are, therefore, promising candidates for a variety of organic electronics applications...
  73. ncbi Functionalized biomicroelectromechanical systems sensors for force response study at local adhesion sites of single living cells on substrates
    M Taher A Saif
    Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1206 W Green Street, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 31:950-61. 2003
    ..Their force-deformation response shows strong linearity. Several possible mechanisms are discussed to explain the linear response...
  74. ncbi Strain-driven electronic band structure modulation of si nanowires
    Ki Ha Hong
    Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Mt 14 1, Nongseo Dong, Giheung gu, Yongin si, Gyeonggi Do, 446 712, Korea
    Nano Lett 8:1335-40. 2008
    ..We discuss the origin of this strain dependence based on the band features of bulk silicon and the wave functions of SiNWs. These results could be helpful for band structure engineering and analysis of SiNWs in nanoscale devices...
  75. ncbi Evaluation of an electronic device for real-time measurement of alcohol-based hand rub use
    John M Boyce
    Department of Medicine, Hospital of Saint Raphael, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:1090-5. 2009
    ..Observational surveys of hand hygiene compliance are time consuming. Measuring the use of a hand hygiene product is a less time-consuming method of monitoring the frequency of hand hygiene performance...
  76. pmc Abnormal liver function and central obesity associate with work-related fatigue among the Taiwanese workers
    Yu Cheng Lin
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Tao Yuan General Hospital, 14F, No 1492, Jaung Shan Road, Tao Yuan 330, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 14:6541-5. 2008
    ..To examine the associations between objective health indicators and high need for recovery (NFR) after work, one of the subjective presentations of work related-fatigue, among apparently healthy workers in modern workplaces...
  77. ncbi A composite sensor array impedentiometric electronic tongue Part I. Characterization
    G Pioggia
    Interdepartmental Research Center E Piaggio, Faculty of Engineering, University of Pisa, Italy
    Biosens Bioelectron 22:2618-23. 2007
    ..The impedentiometric composite sensor array is shown to be sensitive, selective and stable for use in an electronic tongue...
  78. ncbi Detection of the dynamics of odour emissions from pig farms using dynamic olfactometry and an electronic odour sensor
    G Brose
    Institute of Agricultural Engineering, University of Hohenheim, Garbenstrafle 9, 70593 Stuttgart, Germany
    Water Sci Technol 44:59-64. 2001
    ..Further investigation will be done, to ensure a standardised measuring protocol and to obtain a calibration of electronic odour sensor signals direct to odour concentrations...
  79. ncbi Molecular electronics. Synthesis and testing of components
    J M Tour
    Department of Chemistry and Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, Rice University, MS 222, 6100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    Acc Chem Res 33:791-804. 2000
    Molecular electronics involves the use of single or small packets of molecules as the fundamental units for computing...
  80. ncbi Determination of Dechlorane Plus in serum from electronics dismantling workers in South China
    Guofa Ren
    State Key Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry, Guangdong Key Laboratory of Environment Protection and Resources Utilization, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China
    Environ Sci Technol 43:9453-7. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study to report DP levels in human serum. Further studies are needed to confirm the results of this study...
  81. ncbi An electronic hand hygiene surveillance device: a pilot study exploring surrogate markers for hand hygiene compliance
    Andrew G Sahud
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:634-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of using an electronic hand hygiene surveillance and feedback monitoring device...
  82. ncbi Nanopore-based biosensors: the interface between ionics and electronics
    Serge G Lemay
    Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Delft University of Technology, Lorentzweg 1, 2628 CJ Delft, The Netherlands
    ACS Nano 3:775-9. 2009
    ..This Perspective briefly sketches some of the factors that ultimately limit the performance of such nanoscale sensors, emphasizing in particular the interface between nanofluidic systems and external control electronics.
  83. pmc Method for automated monitoring of hand hygiene adherence without radio-frequency identification
    Philip M Polgreen
    Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:1294-7. 2010
    ..We have developed a method for automatically tracking the use of hand hygiene dispensers before healthcare workers enter (or after they exit) patient rooms that is easily and quickly deployed without permanent hardware...
  84. ncbi Electronic monitoring and voice prompts improve hand hygiene and decrease nosocomial infections in an intermediate care unit
    Sandra M Swoboda
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:358-63. 2004
    ..To determine whether electronic monitoring of hand hygiene and voice prompts can improve hand hygiene and decrease nosocomial infection rates in a surgical intermediate care unit...
  85. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors of occupational hand dermatoses in electronics workers
    Judith Shu Chu Shiao
    Department of Nursing, Chung Hwa College of Medical Technology, Tainan, Taiwan
    Toxicol Ind Health 20:1-7. 2004
    The electronics industry is becoming an important mainstream in the workforce in some developed countries and in Taiwan...
  86. ncbi Acceptability of a wearable hand hygiene device with monitoring capabilities
    V M Boscart
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hosp Infect 70:216-22. 2008
    ..The feedback from healthcare staff to the first prototype has provided evidence for the research team to continue with the development of this technology...
  87. ncbi Electronic tongue for the detection of taste-masking microencapsulation of active pharmaceutical substances
    Martyna Jańczyk
    Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Chemistry, Noakowskiego 3, 00 664 Warsaw, Poland
    Bioelectrochemistry 80:94-8. 2010
    ..The obtained results show, that the presented electronic tongue can be used for analysis of masking effects in drugs and detection of microencapsulation effect...
  88. ncbi Electronic tongues in flow analysis
    A Gutes
    Sensors and Biosensors Group, Department of Chemistry, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Edifici Cn, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Anal Chim Acta 600:90-6. 2007
    ..Chronologically, the progresses made by different research groups are shown, emphasizing their final applications in real problem solving...
  89. pmc Direct-conversion flat-panel imager with avalanche gain: feasibility investigation for HARP-AMFPI
    M M Wronski
    Imaging Research, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Phys 35:5207-18. 2008
    ..Thus, HARP-AMFPI is a promising flat-panel imager structure that enables high-resolution fully quantum noise limited x-ray imaging over a wide exposure range...
  90. ncbi The impact of semiconductor, electronics and optoelectronic industries on downstream perfluorinated chemical contamination in Taiwanese rivers
    Angela Yu Chen Lin
    National Taiwan University, Graduate Institute of Environmental Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan
    Environ Pollut 157:1365-72. 2009
    This study provides the first evidence on the influence of the semiconductor and electronics industries on perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) contamination in receiving rivers...
  91. ncbi Exposure of electronics dismantling workers to polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlorinated biphenyls, and organochlorine pesticides in South China
    Xinhui Bi
    Centre for Chemicals Management and Department of Environmental Science, Lancaster Environmental Centre, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Environ Sci Technol 41:5647-53. 2007
    ..The levels of PBDEs in individuals from Haojiang are possibly related to the recycling activity at Guiyu, through atmospheric transport...
  92. doi Nanotube electronics: a flexible approach to mobility
    Seunghun Hong
    Seunghun Hong and Sung Myung are at the School of Physics and Nano Systems Institute, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 747, Korea
    Nat Nanotechnol 2:207-8. 2007
  93. ncbi Export of electronics equipment waste
    Joseph LaDou
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 0924, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 14:1-10. 2008
    b>Electronics equipment waste ("e-waste") includes discarded computers, computer monitors, television sets, and cell phones. Less than 10% of e-waste is currently recycled...
  94. ncbi A minimally invasive displacement sensor for measuring brain micromotion in 3D with nanometer scale resolution
    Mikko Vähäsöyrinki
    Department of Physical Sciences, Division of Biophysics and Biocenter Oulu, University of Oulu, P O Box 3000, Oulun yliopisto 90014, Finland
    J Neurosci Methods 180:290-5. 2009
    ..We quantify the sensor performance and demonstrate its capabilities with an in vivo measurement of blowfly brain micromotion in a preparation commonly used for electrophysiology...
  95. ncbi Clinical assessment of oral malodor by the electronic nose system
    M Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka University, 1 8, Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Dent Res 83:317-21. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that the top-note score from an electronic nose examination may be useful for the clinical evaluation of oral malodor...
  96. ncbi 'Electronic nose'--new condition monitoring devices for environmental applications
    Krishna C Persaud
    Department of Instrumentation and Analytical Science, UMIST, Manchester, UK
    Chem Senses 30:i252-3. 2005
  97. ncbi Monitoring of biological odour filtration in closed environments with olfactometry and an electronic nose
    H Willers
    Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 43, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Sci Technol 50:93-100. 2004
    ..The electronic nose signal could be correlated with the inlet and outlet air-quality of the biological filter, making it a promising method for monitoring air quality in closed environments...
  98. ncbi Development of a voltammetric electronic tongue for discrimination of edible oils
    Paolo Oliveri
    Department of Pharmaceutical and Food Chemistry and Technology, University of Genoa, Via Brigata Salerno 13, 16147 Genoa, Italy
    Anal Bioanal Chem 395:1135-43. 2009
    ..Data processing showed that oils having different nature (i.e. maize and olive) or geographical origin (i.e. olive oils coming from different regions) can be distinguished...
  99. ncbi Electronic noses and disease diagnostics
    Anthony P Turner
    Institute of BioScience and Technology, Cranfield University, Silsoe, Bedford MK45 4DT, UK
    Nat Rev Microbiol 2:161-6. 2004
    ..Using artificial intelligence and web-based knowledge systems, electronic noses might also have a valuable role in monitoring disease epidemiology...
  100. ncbi Electronic surveillance of wall-mounted soap and alcohol gel dispensers in an intensive care unit
    G Kinsella
    Department of Intensive Care, Salford NHS Foundation Trust, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    J Hosp Infect 66:34-9. 2007
    ..The recording device may help in feedback about soap and gel use for hand-hygiene quality improvement and educational initiatives...
  101. ncbi A dosimetric comparison of MammoSite high-dose-rate brachytherapy and Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy
    Adam Dickler
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Brachytherapy 6:164-8. 2007
    ..This analysis was undertaken to dosimetrically compare the results of treatment using these two methods of PBI...

Research Grants84

  1. Micro-Fabricated Complete Blood Counter
    HAROLD AYLIFFE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..design and testing of the single-use CBC microfluidic cartridges, as well as testing the supporting electronics and micro-fluidics interfaces for the proposed handheld system...
  2. Advanced Intravital Microscope
    Urs Utzinger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..rapidly tunable excitation lasers, sophisticated multi-channel detection systems and advanced photon counting electronics allowing time correlated single photon counting and fluorescence correlation spectroscopy...
  3. Novel TIRF microscopy analyzing trafficking & signaling at the cell cortex
    Derek Toomre; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Their advances will directly benefits goals of the DP2 and the new electronics and software's performance will be benchmarked and iteratively improved...
  4. Investigating Mechanism of Intracellular Rotational Transport with Optical T
    Jeffrey N Anker; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..by applicant): With the increased use of engineered nanoparticles in medicine (diagnostics and therapeutics), electronics, cosmetics, and textiles and the corresponding awareness of the toxicity from such nanoparticles, there is a ..
  5. Wireless At-Risk Infant Monitoring System
    JASON HOLMSTEDT; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Corporation (POC) proposes to develop a Wireless At-Risk Infant Monitoring (WARM) system based on flexible electronics and sensors, low-power wireless communication, and highly flexible conformal packaging technologies...
  6. Computer/Electrical Engineering
    Theodore Raphan; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..2. Design control electronics for measuring the cervico-ocular reflex (COR) in monkeys. 3...
  7. Lung Toxicity of Carbon Nanotubes in Models of Pre-Existing Respiratory Disease
    JAMES CHRISTOPHER BONNER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) are engineered nanomaterials designed for multiple uses (electronics, engineering, medicine), but have properties similar to asbestos, a fiber that is linked with the development ..
  8. NIH Director's Pioneer Award
    Karl Deisseroth; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Hazard Assessment and Risk Estimation of Inhaled Nanomaterials Exposure
    Gunter Oberdorster; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..ENM) have the potential to revolutionize every-day life due to unique properties that have led to advances in electronics, materials science, and drug delivery...
  10. Long-Term Non-Enzymatic Glucose Sensors for an Artificial Pancreas
    NATALIE ANN WISNIEWSKI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed CGM system contains no implanted electronics or hardware in the body...
  11. A Miniaturized GC with MEMS-Enabled Selective Preconcentration for Monitoring Exp
    Masoud Agah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..fabricating the column with on-chip TCD and oven, and designing and implementing the brain of the system (electronics) and the required system platform...
  12. WEARABLE SENSOR FOR CONTINUOUS NONINVASIVE MONITORING OF PULSE PRESSURE
    Sridhar Madala; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The sensor will consist of a multi-element high frequency ultrasound transducer, pulsed Doppler electronics for measurement of blood flow velocity and arterial wall displacement, an embedded microcontroller with ..
  13. Genetic Susceptibility to Nanoparticle-Induced Respiratory Disease
    JAMES CHRISTOPHER BONNER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..CNTs) are a major type of engineered nanomaterial designed and modified at the atomic level for multiple uses (electronics, engineering, medicine)...
  14. Low Cost Multi-pathogen Laser Diagnostic for HIV and AIDS Co-Infections
    CHRISTOPHER JOHN MYATT; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The technology uses a proprietary laser illumination method combined with low- cost consumer electronics (e.g., DVD player lasers) and optics (consumer and cell phone cameras)...
  15. Beta Camera and Laparoscopic Probe for Surgical Cancer Removal.
    FARHAD DAGHIGHIAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The electronics, mechanical housing, and software for the camera, as well as a Laparoscopic version of the camera will be built ..
  16. Gated Carbon Nanotube Membrane Transdermal Drug Delivery
    BRUCE JACKSON HINDS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..With the development of a membrane that can be turned on or off with applied electrical bias, simple electronics can be employed to provide a well controlled dosing regimen, and create a security/safety feature for patch ..
  17. Clinical Evaluation of a Long Term Implanted Glucose Sensor
    JOSEPH Y LUCISANO; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..oxidase and catalase, novel membranes with controlled permeability, electrochemical detectors, implantable electronics and telemetry, signal processing methods, and the hermetic implant housing...
  18. Magnetomotive optical coherence tomography for molecular imaging of the eye
    Jianhua Wang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..As shown in the preliminary results, with the incorporation of a magnetic coil and drive electronics, we have also built a prototype of the MMOCT and the in vivo magnetic response has been successfully detected...
  19. MicroRNA pathway in mechanisms of nanoparticles neurotoxicity
    Alexander K Murashov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cylindrical structures have novel properties that make them useful in many applications in nanotechnology, electronics, optics, as well as in medicine. Their final usage, however, may be limited by their potential toxicity...
  20. Advanced Engineering Development of a Chronic Retinal Implant
    JOHN L contact WYATT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..vitreal surgery, the need for tacks or glue for attachment to the retina, heating of the retina by intraocular electronics, and motion-induced retinal stress from the implant. It can also be removed without major difficulty if needed...
  21. Modulated Imaging: A Wide-field Optical Imaging Platform for Clinical Research
    Anthony J Durkin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Once optimized for a particular application, MI can be executed using consumer grade electronics such as those currently employed in digital cameras and DLP projectors...
  22. Point-of Care System for Determination of Bilirubin Capacity in Neonates
    GLEN D RAMSAY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The first aim is to optimize the basic optical and electronic design: redesin the electronics to support the hospital information management requirements, such as a bar code reader, printer, and interface ..
  23. EnerCage: A Scalable Array of Intelligent Wireless Sensor Modules to Energize and
    Maysam Ghovanloo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Most wireless data acquisition solutions use batteries to power the electronics carried by the animal, which necessitates a compromise between the duration of the experiments and the weight ..
  24. Micromechanical Device for Intracochlear Drug Delivery
    Jeffrey Borenstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..one year and greater) delivery system, containing therapeutic compound, dispensing mechanism, control electronics, and power supply...
  25. Micromechanical Device for Intracochlear Drug Delivery
    Jeffrey T Borenstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..two year and greater) delivery system, containing therapeutic compound, dispensing mechanism, control electronics, and power supply...
  26. Laser System for Clinical Photoacoustic Imaging Applications
    DONALD F HELLER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..imaging is achieved by means of an advanced array of acoustic detectors and associated signal processing electronics and software...
  27. Robotic System with Multiplexed DOF Control for Minimally Invasive Interventions
    Peter Kazanzides; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Fiber-optic position sensors eliminate all electronics for sensing from the robot...
  28. Continuous Glucose Monitoring with Graphene-Based Disposable Wireless Sensors
    GARY D HAVEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) and the University of Minnesota propose to develop a new graphene based continuous glucose monitor with passive wireless readout capability and ..
  29. CORE GRANT FOR VISION RESEARCH
    Christopher W Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The technical expertise of our Computer Services, Brian Imaging and Electronics Hardware modules greatly benefits the rapid development of new research agendas ~ a key advantage for new ..
  30. Multifunction High Throughput System for Neurophysiology of Behavior
    DONALD JAY WOODWARD; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A version of a new compact low cost multichannel recording/stimulation and spike sorting electronics module will be designed based on an advanced field programmable gate array...
  31. Diffuse Optics for Acute Stroke Management
    Arjun G Yodh; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..physiology and human stroke with biophysical scientists &engineers with expertise in optics, electronics, mathematics and computation...
  32. Development of a Practical Non-contact ECG Sensor for Arrhythmia Diagnosis
    Yu M Chi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..With the widespread availability of inexpensive, sophisticated mobile and wireless electronics, the only real remaining barrier towards truly patient-friendly ECG monitoring systems is at the electrode/..
  33. Intraoperative Near-Infrared Fluorescence Imaging
    John V Frangioni; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..experts in micro-fabrication and silicone heat dissipation technology, the Electronics Design Facility of Boston University, experts in laser control electronics and digital light processing (DLP), ..
  34. A Novel Treatment for Retinal Ischemia
    Mark S Humayun; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The implantable components consist of electronics to receive power and data, electronic circuitry attached to MEMS electrodes inside oxygen permeable membrane ..
  35. Noninvasive Assessment of Neuromuscular Disease using Electrical Impedance
    Jeremy M Shefner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This work was followed by supplemental work that produced the first hand-held device with robust electronics capable of similar measurements with a detachable, interchangeable electrode array...
  36. In-Patient Pediatric Gastrojejunal Tube Cleaner Eliminating Surgical Intervention
    Ryan S Clement; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..95. Specific Aims: 1) Integration of final design features, including irrigation and electronics, 2) Fabrication and Design Verification 3) Design Validation and 4) Pilot Human Clinical Evaluation.
  37. Walk-It: Home-based walking speed assessment technology for improved health track
    PHILIP R SCHAEFER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Our technical concept leverages readily-available electronics, avoiding many of the problems associated with manufacturing custom hardware sensing devices...
  38. Live Cell Interferometry for Quantifying Mass Transport in Cancer
    THOMAS ZANGLE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..committee, from leading experts in cancer/cell biology and engineering disciplines in optics/microscopy, electronics and fluidics...
  39. Noninvasive assessment of neuromuscular diseases using electrical impedance
    Seward B Rutkove; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..development and testing of such a device, including the employment of novel mechanical sensor techniques and electronics to achieve better accuracy over a wider frequency range than possible with off-the-shelf systems...
  40. Piezoelectric Pipetting for High Density Nucleic Acid Programmable Protein Arrays
    PETER J WIKTOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This grant brings together world-class piezoelectric pipettes and electronics developed at Engineering Arts, over ten years experience in developing commercial automated production-scale ..
  41. Improved scintillators for time-of-flight positron emission tomography
    STEPHEN E DERENZO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The crystal size and shape, and the photodetector and electronics will be similar to those used in a positron emission tomograph...
  42. Autonomous Electromechanical Gas Detection Microsystem for Mine Safety
    Xiangqun Zeng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and quantification of multiple mine gases, 2) Design and optimize compact electrochemical instrumentation electronics and intelligent algorithms for autonomous operation, 3) Integrate and characterize a model multi- gas ..
  43. Fluorescence Anisotropy-based Macromolecule Crystallization Screening
    MARC LEE PUSEY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..has indicated where improvements can be made in the plate set-up process, data collection optics, and electronics and the initial Phase II work will be to implement those improvements...
  44. Piezoelectric Pipetting for High Density Nucleic Acid Programmable Protein Arrays
    PETER J WIKTOR; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This grant brings together world-class piezoelectric pipettes and electronics developed at Engineering Arts, over ten years experience in developing commercial automated production-scale ..
  45. 600MHz Varian VNMRS Console Upgrade
    Michael K Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The console is the heart of a NMR spectrometer since it contains all the digital and radiofrequency electronics necessary to acquire NMR experiments...
  46. Point of Care Ultrasound for Maternal Health
    LOWELL SCOTT SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By coupling a disruptive technology, Digital Micro-Printing (DMP) with advances in miniature, low-cost electronics, the project team will improve access to Point-of-Care ultrasound for Maternal Health thereby reducing ..
  47. CORE GRANT FOR VISION RESEARCH
    Oscar A Candia; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..is requested for three critical modules which are difficult to support with local resources: Machine Shop;Electronics/Computers and Histology/Tissue Processing...
  48. Ultrasound Imaging of Breast by Use of a Hemispheric Array and Inverse Scattering
    Robert C Waag; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The system has transmit electronics, receive electronics, and a transmit-receive switch associated with each element...
  49. Development of a Novel Atmospheric Pressure Glow Discharge for Ambient Mass Spect
    JUSTIN MICHAEL WISEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Additionally, prototype support electronics, including the constant current, high voltage DC power supply, a discharge gas temperature controller, and a ..
  50. Noninvasive Dental Implant Imaging System
    Rahul Singh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..transducer that provides high quality 2D imagery, packaged in an ergonomic hand piece, with customized system electronics and simple display, all in a portable, low cost system...
  51. Self Regulating Continuous Flow Total Artificial Heart
    Kiyotaka Fukamachi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of the implantable system for dynamic stability, biocompatibility and hemocompatibility, 2) Develop external electronics to implement and refine our control algorithm, and to demonstrate both its fixed speed and its fail-safe ..
  52. SMART Mounts: independent positioning of mounted devices by people with severe di
    DIANNE GOODWIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..using force gauges;index collars to register joint movement;electronic levels to measure deflection;2-3) Electronics design and firmware development and testing: 2a) positioning: test with repeated seek commands;2b) develop and ..
  53. Survey and Test Platform for Use in Underserved Populations
    Gislin Dagnelie; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..acronym "Survey and Test Platform for use in Underserved Populations, Phase II (STeP- UP2)," Advanced Medical Electronics Corp, in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and several secondary partners, ..
  54. Development of a Novel Atmospheric Pressure Glow Discharge for Ambient Mass Spect
    JUSTIN MICHAEL WISEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Additionally, prototype support electronics, including the constant current, high voltage DC power supply, a discharge gas temperature controller, and a ..
  55. Time-resolved measurements of breath hydrogen sulfide
    STEVEN M MASSICK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We recently simplified NICE-OHMS by using low-cost, low-power electronics developed for wireless networking. Reliable gas commercial analyzers can now be built...
  56. A Wearable "Balance Booster" to Enhance Mobility through Vibrotactile Feedback
    Daniel Nilsson; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Mondopoint 225 to 295 (US women's size 5 to US men's size 12) and is integrated with pressure sensor electronics. 2...
  57. A non-invasive high-throughput sleep stage analysis system
    David A Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of Pennsylvania Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology will create a working prototype (software, electronics, and hardware) for non-invasive detection of sleep state in rodents...
  58. Compact, cost-effective, and operator-friendly fundus camera for early detection
    DAVID MAXWELL KLEINMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Other parts of the out-of-form prototype camera, such as illumination sources and electronics, will be located in a bench-top setting, and image analysis is performed by a PC...
  59. VISION SCIENCE RESEARCH CENTER
    Steven J Pittler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..requests funds to continue to provide services and facilities to UAB Core Grant participants through the Electronics, Machine Shop, Computer and Molecular and Cellular Analysis modules...
  60. Pediatric Vision Scanner for the Eradication of Amblyopia
    JUSTIN SHAKA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Capitalizing on the experience gained using the current prototype while using advances in electronics and optical technology, it is now possible to significantly improve the design to allow for large scale ..
  61. Measuring Oxidative Stress in Animal Models of Neurodegeneration
    STEVEN PAUL TODDES; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The development and commercialization of radio frequency electronics for use in animal models of neurodegeneration to assess oxidative stress is critical to the development of new ..
  62. Enhanced Liquid Core Waveguide Biosensor for PBDE Detection
    HEE JOO contact KIM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..retardants used to reduce the risk of fire in a wide variety of products, such as mattresses, furniture, home electronics, textiles, upholstery fabrics, carpet, and children's toys...
  63. Bioengineering Approaches to Energy Balance and Obesity
    James A Levine; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..program is to develop The Gruve Solution;a commercial scalable solution for weight loss that integrates micro- electronics, behavioral therapy, web-based data presentation &social networking to promote physical activity, weight ..
  64. Wireless Multi-Modal Brain Monitoring
    BRUCE LANNING; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Instruments Corporation will bring their unique expertise in biocompatible materials and sensors, nanoscale electronics, neurosurgery, neuroscience, and manufacturing, marketing and commercialization of brain implantable electrodes ..
  65. Micromachined 7MHz Two Dimensional Forward Looking Ultrasound Medical Penetrative
    ELI WIENER AVNEAR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and curved delineation in exotic materials, as well as its expertise in aerospace interconnection, and in electronics supporting high-density array of active elements, LEEOAT Company offers an opportunity to develop in high-..
  66. FACSVantage SE Upgrade
    RAYMOND HESTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..if funded, will make possible an upgrade of our Becton Dickinson FACSVantage SE flow cytometer to include DiVa electronics, TurboSort, and the replacement of fifteen-year old lasers...
  67. 300MHZ NMR SPECTROMETER FOR MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY RESEARCH
    VINCENT DAVISSON; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..requests funds for the acquisition of a Varian Gemini-300 NMR spectrometer system, with broad-band probes and electronics, variable-temperature capability, and an Ethernet link to a SUN Microsystems SPARC workstation (also requested)...
  68. Instrument to Identify Hazardous Children's Products that Could Cause Lead Poison
    MICHAEL SQUILLANTE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Significant amounts of lead are found in a multitude of consumer goods, ranging from electronics, household goods, to toys...
  69. POLYMERIC PROTECTION OF IMPLANTABLE MICRO-ELECTRONICS
    Philip Troyk; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..4. Testing the modified materials on a sensor currently under development in our laboratory. This will be accomplished by designing and fabricating a subminiature interface from the I.C. to a miniature flexible electrical cable...
  70. Miniaturizing of Implant Electronics for Passive Probes
    Philip Kennedy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  71. Smart Seal Ostomy Appliance
    JEFFREY SCHOESS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..smart seal monitoring incorporating polymer thick film (PTF) conductive elastomer materials, low power support electronics and piezo vibrating alert technology...
  72. FMA with Active Integrated Circuits
    Martin Bak; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..An equally important component to the electrode fabrication and layout is the inclusion of remote electronics buried beneath the scalp capable of electro-magnetically transferring information across the scalp...
  73. SILICON VALLEY ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & JUSTICE PROJECT
    Theodore Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Silicon Valley, birthplace to the high tech electronics industry, has more Superfund toxic cleanup sites than any US county...
  74. GALLIUM ARSENIDE SUPPRESSION OF ANTIGEN PROCESSING
    KATHLEEN MCCOY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    DESCRIPTION: (Adapted from the Investigator's Abstract) Gallium arsenide (GaAs) is a semiconductor used in the electronics industry. GaAs exposure of animals induces profound immunosuppression...
  75. Low Cost Head Impact Alert System for Helmeted Sports
    Richard Greenwald; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Principal Objective of this NIH Phase I SBIR project is to develop and validate the sensing and electronics components of HitAlert", a low cost head impact alert system for monitoring mTBI for widespread use...
  76. Biacore T100
    Charles Arntzen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..with faculty from the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, medicine, agriculture, environmental science, electronics, materials science, engineering and computing...
  77. Technological Development Towards a Cortical Prosthesis
    Patrick Rousche; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Forty years ago, exciting advances in neuroscience, biomaterials, electronics and miniaturization fueled development of the cochlear implant, the world's first and most successful auditory neuroprosthesis...
  78. Calibration Tools For PC-Based Vision Assessment
    Gislin Dagnelie; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  79. New Dual-Mode Detector for Cerebrovascular Imaging
    CAROLYN TULL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..will be characterized with CdW0O and Csl(TI) scintillators for CT and SPECT, respectively, with conventional electronics. A commercially available application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) and a dual-mode ASIC developed by our ..
  80. Biothreat Detection with Improved Background Rejection
    PAUL KEBABIAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will involve innovations to the design of the QC used as the detector to the electronics. We will utilize standard technology to deposit a uniform coating of antibody directed against E...
  81. Low Cost High Frame Rate Detector for Macromolecular Diffraction and Scattering
    Vivek Nagarkar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for X-ray scattering and time-resolved diffraction of materials such as organic semiconductors used in electronics, photodiode, and photovoltaic applications, and biological materials such as non-crystalline biological systems...
  82. Ultra-High Resolution Magnetometers Based on APF SQUIDs
    MASOUD RADPARVAR; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..their voltages are amplified by a step-up transformer so it could be instrumented with room temperature electronics. The use of a step-up transformer requires extensive peripheral electronics for linearization, thus limiting ..
  83. BIDMC 9.4T 20cm Biospec MRI System
    Deborah Burstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The 8.5T system was originally purchased in 1986 (with periodic upgrades of parts of the electronics and probes through 1999), and the 4.7T system was purchased in 1999...
  84. CCDIODE FOR 10X SENSITIVITY IMPROVED CONFOCAL IMAGING
    JAMES JANESICK; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In the Phase I effort, a pre-existing prototype CC Diode sensor will be integrated with imaging electronics and the prototype camera will be used to demonstrate the advantages of this innovative approach...