Search for dissertations about: "lab-on-chip"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the word lab-on-chip.

  1. 1. Integrated Optical Slot-Waveguide Ring Resonator Sensor Arrays for Lab-on-Chip Applications

    Author : Kristinn Björgvin Gylfason; Göran Stemme; Hans Sohlström; Peter Bienstman; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; biosensor; label-free biosensing; ring resonator; optical waveguide; lab-on-a-chip; Electronic measurement and instrumentation; Elektronisk mät- och apparatteknik; Photonics; Fotonik;

    Abstract : This thesis treats the development of an integrated optical sensor array. The sensors are slot-waveguide ring resonators, integrated with on-chip surface grating couplers and light splitters, for alignment tolerant, real-time, refractive index sensing, and label-free biosensing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Foil-based Lab-on-Chip technologies for advanced Point-of-Care molecular diagnostics

    Author : Anna Ohlander; Aman Associate Professor; Christoph Professor; Anders Wolff; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Biotechnology; Bioteknologi; Medicinsk teknologi; Medical Technology; Materials Science and Engineering; Teknisk materialvetenskap;

    Abstract : Infectious diseases pose a serious threat to global health. Molecular diagnostics provide solutions for effective control and prevention of infections, however suffers from expensive laboratory equipment, and infrastructure to be fully implemented at point of care (POC), especially at low-resource settings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Microfluidic Devices for Manipulation and Detection of Beads and Biomolecules

    Author : Mats Jönsson; Ulf Lindberg; Bertil Hök; Johan Nilsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Engineering physics; sensor; micro; dielectrophoresis; impedance; electrode; beads; cell; flow; bacteria; microfabrication; biosensor; electrocapture; microfluidic; planar; Lab on chip; µTAS; micro total analysis system; QCM; dispersion; field-flow fractionation; ITO; design; fabrication; Teknisk fysik;

    Abstract : This thesis summarises work towards a Lab-on-Chip (LOC). The request for faster and more efficient chemical and biological analysis is the motivation behind the development of the LOC-concept. Microfluidic devices tend to become increasingly complex in order to include, e.g. READ MORE

  4. 4. Silicon nanowire based devices for More than Moore Applications

    Author : Ganesh Jayakumar; Per-Erik Hellström; Mikael Östling; Luca Selmi; KTH; []
    Keywords : silicon nanowire; biosensor; CMOS; sequential integration; lab-on-chip; LOC; high-K; high-K integration on SiNW biosensor; ALD; fluid gate; back gate; SiNW; SiNW pixel matrix; FEOL; pattern transfer lithography; sidewall transfer lithography; STL; multi-target bio detection; BEOL; nanonets; silicon nanonets; SiNN-FET; SiNW-FET; CMOS integration of nanowires; CMOS integration of nanonets; monolithic 3D integration of nanowires; above-IC integration of nanowires; DNA detection using SiNW; SiNW biosensor; dry environment DNA detection; DNA hybridization detection using SiNW; SiNW functionalization; SiNW silanization; SiNW grafting; FEOL integration of SiNW; BEOL integration of SiNW; sequential multiplexed biodetection; biodetection efficiency of SiNW; front end of line integration of SiNW; back end of line integration of SiNW; SiNW dry environment functionalization; APTES cross-linker; accessing SiNW test site; fluorescence microscopy of SiNW; geometry of SiNW; SiNW biosensor variability; top-down fabrication of SiNW; bottom-up fabrication of SiNW; VLS method; ams foundry CMOS process; adding functionality in BEOL process; sensor integration in BEOL process; hafnium oxide; HfO2; aluminium oxide; Al2O3; TiN backgate; Nickel source drain; ISFET; ion sensitive field effect transistor; Overcoming Nernst limit of detection using SiNW; SiNW sub-threshold region operation; ASIC; SOC; SiGe selective epitaxy; epitaxial growth of SiNW; epitaxial growth of nanowires; epitaxial growth of nanonets; nickel silicide contacts; salicide process; high yield SiNW fabrication; high volume SiNW fabrication; silicon ribbon; SiRi pixel; SiRi biosensor; SiRi DNA detection; monolithic 3D integration of nanonets; above-IC integration of nanonets; impact of back gate voltage on silicon nanowire; impact of back gate voltage on SiNW; FDSOI; fully depleted silicon on insulator technology; metal backgate; wafer scale integration of SiNW; wafer scale integration of nanonets; impact of backgate voltage on CMOS inverter circuit; frequency divider; D flip-flop; Informations- och kommunikationsteknik; Information and Communication Technology;

    Abstract : Silicon nanowires (SiNW) are in the spotlight for a few years in the research community as a good candidate for biosensing applications. This is attributed to their small dimensions in nanometer scale that offers high sensitivity, label-free detection and at the same time utilizing small amount of sample. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Macro to Nano : Electrokinetic Transport and Surface Control

    Author : Gaspard Pardon; Wouter van der Wijngaart; Philippe Renaud; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; microsystem; nanosystem; microfluidic; nanofluidic; surface modification; surface property; electrokinetics; model; simulation; material; polymer; thiol-ene; microfabrication; nanofabrication; micromanufacturing; nanomanufacturing; breath sampling; aerosol precipitation; corona discharge; electrostatic precipitation; grafting chemistry; click chemistry; nanopore; nanoporous membrane; photolithography; photopatterning; photografting; microfluidics; nanofluidics; oste; OSTE ; OSTEmer; lab-on-chip; loc; point-of-care; poc; biocompatibility; diagnostics; breath analysis; fuel cell; Electrical Engineering; Elektro- och systemteknik; Materials Science and Engineering; Teknisk materialvetenskap; Physics; Fysik; Medicinsk teknologi; Medical Technology;

    Abstract : Today, the growing and aging population, and the rise of new global threats on human health puts an increasing demand on the healthcare system and calls for preventive actions. To make existing medical treatments more efficient and widely accessible and to prevent the emergence of new threats such as drug-resistant bacteria, improved diagnostic technologies are needed. READ MORE