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Microfluidics & AC Electrokinetics: Developing Biosensors for Portable Diagnostics and Autologous Blood Doping in Endurance Athletes
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-03-02)
The intensely competitive nature of endurance sports drives athletes to great lengths in order to secure victory. When conditioning isn’t enough, athletes use artificial means of enhancing aerobic performance, despite being ...
Fluidic Dielectrophoresis: Electrokinetic Polarization and Manipulation of Electrical Liquid Interfaces for Biological and Sensing Applications
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-03-01)
Development of rapid, sensitive and portable detection systems are important for effective detection of diseases in developing countries, biowarfare/anti-terrorism applications, environmental monitoring, and for basic ...
Isotachophoretic Concentration of Biomolecules in Human Biofluids for Low-cost Portable Health Monitoring
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-05-17)
Early diagnostics is a key factor in the success of many initiatives; including missions into deep space, rapid response to disease outbreaks, and long-term care of comorbidities of chronic conditions. Unfortunately, in ...
Electrokinetic Fluidic Dielectrophoresis for Precise On-Chip Fluidic Routing
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-05-30)
Recent developments in the field of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) enable access to small low-cost precision analytical tools for use in biological, pharmaceutical, energy and space industries. In this thesis, we ...