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Sourav Banerjee - Biomimetic Understanding to Fabrication of Artificial Basilar Membrane, Blood-Brain Barrier Microchip, and SAW devices

Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) are gradually transforming at the interface of biology for multiple novel applications in the future. Integrated Material Assessment and Predictive Simulation…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on July 24th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Arden Moore - Heat Transfer Across Length Scales – Focus on Thermal Management and Advanced Sensing

The rapid development of faster, cheaper, and more powerful computing has led to some of the most important technological and societal advances in modern history. However, the physical means…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on July 13th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Mengkun Tian - In-situ heating in ST/TEM

In-situ heating experiment performed in the scanning/ transmission electron microscopes (STEM/TEM) allows us to directly observe the dynamic behaviors of the materials with sizes ranging from micron-…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 29th, 2020 16 plays 0  

Ben Hollerbach - Fundamentals of Photomask Design

The creation of a photomask set is the first step to producing any variety of semiconductor devices. Thinking through how each mask will be used and the processing steps around them will ensure a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 23rd, 2020 9 plays 0  

Chris White - Wire-bonding Overview and Packaging Toolsets at Georgia Tech IEN

The shared user labs within the Institute for Electronics and Nanotechnology at Georgia Tech include an electronics packaging toolset. A brief overview of assembly and interconnection toolsets and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 13th, 2020 7 plays 0  

Paul Joseph - Introduction to Susan Thomas (NanoFANS)

*** Susan Thomas' presentation was not recorded due to containing unpublished research. This is Dr. Paul Joseph's introduction only. *** Engineered Biomaterials Reveal Viral Immunity…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 13th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Paul Joseph - Introduction to M.G. Finn (NanoFANS)

*** M.G. Finn's presentation was not recorded due to containing unpublished research. This is Dr. Paul Joseph's introduction only. *** Virus-Like Particle Approaches to Coronavirus…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 13th, 2020 0 plays 0  

David Tavakoli - X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) for the Analysis of Thin Films

XRD is a powerful technique to perform qualitative and quantitative analyses of materials and is most widely used for the identification of unknown crystalline materials. Determination of unknown…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 9th, 2020 29 plays 0  

Mikkel A. Thomas - Etching at GT-IEN: A Review of Processes and Equipment

Etching is one of the fundamental building blocks of microelectronic fabrication. Removing material through chemical or physical means is an essential skill found in most microelectronics…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 8th, 2020 14 plays 0  

Richard Shafer - Laser Micromachining at GT-IEN

The Institute of Electronics and Nanotechnology (IEN) Laser Micro-machining Laboratory has been in operation since 2014. The mission of the laser micro-machining laboratory is to provide the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 26th, 2020 14 plays 0  

Hang Chen - Photolithography at GT-IEN: An Overview of Processes and Equipment

Photolithography has always been the most important technique in microelectronics fabrication. It uses light to transfer a geometric pattern from a photomask (also called an optical mask) to a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 18th, 2020 12 plays 0  

Gabe Kwong - Point-of-Care Diagnostics via DNA-Based Isothermal Amplification and Paper Test

The current SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has highlighted the importance for rapid testing to track and contain the outbreak of infectious diseases. Current tests rely on RT-qPCR which requires a thermocycler…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 14th, 2020 20 plays 0  

Devin K. Brown - Elionix ELS-G100 100 kV Electron Beam Lithography System - Enabling Nanotechnology

The Elionix ELS-G100 is a direct write electron beam lithography system that uses a 100 kV acceleration voltage and a 1.8 nm spot Gaussian beam to achieve nanometer scale resolution. The Elionix…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 11th, 2020 26 plays 0  

Philip Santangelo - RNA-based Drugs for Treating Influenza and SARS-CoV-2

RNA-based drugs for treating influenza and SARS-CoV-2 will be discussed. In particular, I’ll talk about why we make drugs based on synthetic mRNA and why RNA based drugs make sense for treating…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 7th, 2020 34 plays 0  

Aniruddh Sarkar - Microscale Tools for Biomarker Discovery and Electronic Point-of-Care Diagnostics for Infectious Diseases

Current worldwide challenges in scaling COVID19 diagnosis underscore the need for developing inexpensive point-of-care diagnostics for infectious diseases. The heterogeneity of the disease – a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 5th, 2020 31 plays 0