Smart Materials & Micro/Nanosystems

Volume 54

doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AST.54

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Authors: Antonio Pantano

Abstract: Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) can be metallic or semiconductors depending simply on geometric characteristics. This peculiar electronic behavior,...

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Authors: John M. Pellegrino

Abstract: The rapidly changing defense landscape and the exponential increase in complex challenges and threats faced by our warfighters demand...

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Authors: Heike Bartsch de Torres, Christian Rensch, Torsten Thelemann, J. Müller, M. Hoffmann

Abstract: A thick film anemometer for in situ control of the flow rate in fluidic systems was designed, manufactured and characterized. The sensor is...

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Authors: Lindsay M. Miller, N.C. Emley, P. Shafer, Paul K. Wright

Abstract: We present the current status of cantilevered MEMS vibrational energy harvesting devices with sol-gel-derived lead zirconate titanate (PZT)...

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Authors: Ruggero Anzalone, Andrea Severino, Christopher Locke, Davide Rodilosso, Cristina Tringali, Stephen E. Saddow, Francesco La Via, Giuseppe D'Arrigo

Abstract: Silicon Carbide (SiC) is a very promising material for the fabrication of a new category of sensors and devices, to be used in very hostile...

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Authors: Jose Geraldo Alves Brito-Neto, Taku Matsuzaka, Yosuke Saito, Masanori Hayase

Abstract: In this work, we describe the use of porous Si as a base material for the production of porous metal layers by a galvanic displacement...

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Authors: Juan Ren, David Cheneler, Mike Ward, Peter Kinnell

Abstract: Single crystal silicon diaphragms are widely used as pressure sensitive elements in micromachined pressure sensors. When designing such a...

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Authors: C.R. Tellier, Stephane Durand

Abstract: This paper reports on the design of piezoresistive GaAs sensors and focuses on non conventional orientations. The piezoresistive detection...

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Authors: Eugene Zakar, D. Wikner, Madan Dubey, Paul Amirtharaj

Abstract: This research addresses the fabrication of crack-free 40-nm thin film YBa2Cu3O7 (YBCO) pixel structures based on high temperature...

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Authors: Dan Sameoto, Ya Song Li, Carlo Menon

Abstract: Since early this decade, investigations into how geckos achieve their remarkable adhesive properties, have determined that multi-scale...

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