Biomedical Applications of Smart Materials

Volume 57

doi: 10.4028/

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Authors: Niccolò Piacentini, Danilo Demarchi, Pierluigi Civera, Marco Knaflitz

Abstract: This paper presents two biomedical microsystems for blood cell counting, designed and built through MultiMEMS Multi-Project Wafer (MPW)...

Authors: Hideharu Takahashi, Hiroshige Kikura, Tat Suo Iwasa, Shingo Watanabe, Masanori Aritomi

Abstract: The motion of magnetotactic bacteria was observed using an optical darkfield microscopy. The images were taken using video cameras, and...

Authors: Belen Solano, Andrew J. Gallant, Gareth D. Greggains, David Wood, Mary Herbert

Abstract: In this work, we present the characterisation of an electrothermally actuated microgripper that operates in both dry and liquid media, and...

Authors: K. Yamamoto, T. Iwatsubo, Ken-ichi Saitoh, T. Moriuchi

Abstract: This paper presents on a new damping element called the colloidal damper which is used a principle of surface extension force in nano pore....

Authors: Stéphanie Pasche, Silvia Angeloni, Réal Ischer, Martha Liley, Jean Luprano, Guy Voirin

Abstract: Continuous health monitoring often requires hospitalization, which can become an expensive and inconvenient choice for the patient. In this...

Authors: Andreas Lymberis

Abstract: Intelligent wearable personal systems enabling, e.g. health monitoring, protection & safety and healthy lifestyle, gained strong interest...

Authors: Norihiro Kato, Yu Ozonoe, Eri Umebayashi, Tomohiro Morohoshi, Tsukasa Ikeda

Abstract: Bacterial cell-to-cell communication system quorum sensing (QS) could be effectively controlled with polymer gel sheets which possess...

Authors: Vanessa F. Cardoso, P. Martins, Jivago Serrado-Nunes, L. Rebouta, José Gerardo Rocha, G. Minas, Senentxu Lanceros-Méndez

Abstract: This paper describes a fully-integrated lab-on-a-chip device for testing and monitoring biochemical parameters in biological fluids. The...

Authors: Won Jin Jeon, Chee Burm Shin, Jong Heop Yi

Abstract: Mutation and aggregation of superoxide dismutase (SOD) are reported as one of the causes of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). To detect...

Authors: Radovan Viglasky, Vladimir Tvarozek

Abstract: Thin film microsensor (TFμS) consisted of interdigitated arrays of electrodes (IDAE) for electrical and optical monitoring of the...


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