Nanotechnology, IoT, Data Analytics, 100G+: 2050 and Beyond
13 Oct 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Ali Shakouri
Only Physics can save Machine Learning!
13 Oct 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Internet of Things: Sensor Nodes
29 Jun 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Shreyas Sen
In this tutorial, Prof. Shreyas Sen highlights the fundamental needs and recent advances and of Sensing, Computing (In-Sensor Analytics), and Communication as well as their interplay for an Internet of Things (IoT) Sensor Nodes.
DRC 2020 Short Course: Devices for IoT – Device Opportunities in the Emerging Era of Internet of Things
29 Jun 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Swaroop Ghosh, Younghyun Kim, Shreyas Sen, Michael Goldflam (editor), Saptarshi Das (editor)
Ultra-flexible Organic Electronics
13 Feb 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Tomoyuki Yokota
I will present the application of our ultra-flexible organic electronics.
Soft Electronic and Microfluidic Systems for the Skin
23 May 2019 | | Contributor(s):: John A. Rogers
This talk describes the key ideas, and presents some of the most recent device examples, including wireless, skin-like electronic 'tattoos' for continuous monitoring of vital signs in neonatal intensive care, microfluidic/electronic platforms that can capture, store and perform...
Interface Enabled Technologies
09 May 2019 | | Contributor(s):: T. Venky Venkatesan
This talk presents examples of how interfaces of similar and dissimilar materials give us opportunities for new science and possibly new applications.
Wearable Sweat Sensors - Towards Big Data for Human Health
04 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Ali Javey
In this talk, I will present our recent advancements on fully-integrated perspiration analysis system that can simultaneously measure sweat rate, metabolites, electrolytes and heavy metals, as well as the skin temperature to calibrate the sensors' response.
Birck Science Communication Shark Tank Compititon 2018
17 Jan 2019 |
The Science Communication Shark Tank competition and workshop gives students a chance to learn and train master storyteller skills in the best possible way: by playing a real-life game.
Garment-Integrated Technologies Created Using Reactive Vapor Deposition
10 Jan 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Trisha Andrew
Off-the-shelf garments, textiles and threads/yarns, can be nondestructively transformed into electronic circuit components using reactive vapor deposition. Selected technologies created using vapor-coated fibers and textiles will be described...
Microfabrication, Characterization and Sensor Development in the Industrial Space
07 Nov 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Nithin Raghunathan
The Birck Nanotechnology center offers a variety of capabilities especially in general microfabrication, electrical and physical characterization. With regards to microfabrication, the center features a variety of toolsets to enable fabrication of most devices from scratch to finish. These...
Roll-to-Roll (R2R) Manufacturing of Smart Pharmaceuticals
20 Apr 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Ali Shakouri
Birck Nanotechnology Center at Purdue is developing a foundry facility similar to that existing for silicon IC chips. We will describe development of IoT chemical sensors for wearables, food safety, and water and soil monitoring.
The Microtechnology of Pacemakers Learning Module
22 Jan 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)
This module is an overview of how the heart works and how the technology of cardiac pacemakers has advanced from being an external, motor driven device to being an internal (in vivo) device that goes unnoticed by the user. The why, where, who, and how of pacemakers is discussed. An...
MEMS for Environmental and Bioterrorism Applications Learning Module
28 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)
This learning module provides an overview of how MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) are being used for bioterrorism and environmental sensing. An activity allows for more in-depth exploration into an application of personal interest.
Fundamental Limits to the Precision of Multicellular Sensing
27 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Andrew Mugler
Here we address, with both theory and experiments, whether cell-cell communication improves concentration- and gradient-sensing precision. We develop a minimal model of collective sensing by cells that communicate via juxtacrine signaling, in which a small molecule is exchanged between...
Novel Plasmonic Materials and Nanodevices for Integrated Quantum Photonics
19 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Mikhail Shalaginov
This research focuses on color centers in diamond that share quantum properties with single atoms. These systems promise a path for the realization of practical quantum devices such as nanoscale sensors, single-photon sources, and quantum memories. In particular, we explored an intriguing...
Soft, Biocompatible Optoelectronic Interfaces to the Brain
08 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: John A. Rogers
In this talk, we will describe foundational concepts in physics and materials science for these types of technologies, in 1D, 2D and 3D architectures. Examples in system level demonstrations include experiments on freely moving animals with ‘cellular-scale’, injectable optofluidic...