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Efficient Detection of Peroxide-Based Explosives

 

TATP (triacetone triperoxide) has emerged as an explosive of choice for terrorists in recent years, because it is easy to produce, highly explosive, and hard to...

A Drawing Process for the Continuous Fabrication of Nanowires

 

Electrochemistry has been used to fabricate various metallic nanostructures, due to its versatility for plating and surface finishing of a wide range of materials...

Multiplexed Sensor Arrays for Micro/Nanofluidic Networks

 

The ability to increase the functionality and complexity of micro/nanofluidic devices is currently limited by the capacity to accurately detect the position of...

Superconformal Chemical Vapor Deposition

 

Manufacturers can not achieve superconformal (bottom-up) filling of high aspect ratio features by a modified chemical vapor deposition method. The CVD precursor...

Buried Extraordinary Optical Transmission

Professors Xiuling Li and Daniel Wasserman from the University of Illinois have developed an optical architecture which integrates a metallic film with subwavelength...

Long-Range Energy Transfer via Quenching Surfaces for the Detection of Biomolecular Binding and Un-Binding

 

 

This technology is a rapid, simple and sensitive method for detecting the binding or unbinding of biomolecules using a silicon wafer. It is a novel method...

Fabrication of Microfluidic Systems and Components Using Light Initiated Polymerization

 

An innovative, cost-effective method for making and integrating fluidic microchannels. This method for ultra-rapid prototyping of microfluidic systems requiring...

Optical Control of MEMS Devices Utilizing Photovoltaic Diode

 

An electromagnetic energy, e.g., visible light, controlled low actuation voltage MEMS switch. Stimulation of photovoltaic diodes causes a switching that controls...

Metal-Assisted Etching for Improved Porous Semiconductors

 

The invention is a novel method for manufacturing porous semiconductors, including silicon (Si), gallium nitride (GaN) and silicon carbide (SiC). The method...

Multiple-Carrier Pulse Width Modulation for Inverter Operation

A method for generating pulse width modulated control signal has the steps of providing a base carrier waveform, segmenting the base carrier waveform into a plurality of...

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