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Extreme Miniaturized 3D Spiral On-Chip Inductors, Transformers, and Transmission Lines

 

Inductors

Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed a novel design of on-chip inductors using multiple turn microtubes based on stain-...

On-Chip Terahertz Cozxial Transmission Line Based on Local Stress controlled Self-Rolled-up SiNx Nanomembrane Technology

 

Inductors

Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed a novel design of on-chip inductors using multiple turn microtubes based on stain-...

Self-Rolled-UP Tube Base Vertical Coupler for 3D Monolithic Photonic Integration

 

Researchers have developed a new self-rolled-up tube based vertical photonic coupler. The technology will open up new design perspectives for semiconductor...

Cobalt Precursors For Formation of Cobalt or Cobalt-Containing Material

 

Chemical vapor deposition (CVD) of cobalt requires a cobalt precursor that can be easily vaporized, leaving high-purity cobalt on a surface while causing no...

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...

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