• Design and fabrication of one and two axis nickel electroplated micromirror array 

    Tondapu, Karthik (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    MEMS based micromirror devices are gaining importance at a steady pace in the applications related to optical communications and display technology. This research work describes the design, simulation and fabrication of a ...
  • A MEMS based Coulter counter for cell sizing 

    Korampally, Madhuri (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    Detection and classification of cells forms an important aspect of medical research in diagnosing diseases and finding remedies at the cellular level. Miniaturized cell detecting devices are desirable not only for on site ...
  • MEMS biosensor for detection of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in food products 

    Ghosh Dastider, Shibajyoti (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    Escherichia coli O157:H7, is one of the most common pathogens that has caused several outbreaks in recent years. In 2010-11 there were 5 outbreaks of E.coli and thousands were victim of it. Thus there is an immediate need ...
  • MEMS Coulter counter for dynamic impedance measurement of time sensitive cells 

    Wu, Yifan (University of Missouri-Columbia, 2011)
    In this research, a MEMS Coulter counter is designed, modeled, fabricated and characterized, which can detect and monitor the dynamic cell impedance changes in situ as a function of time and cellular volumetric changes ...
  • Micromachined PDMS elastic post arrays for studying vascular smooth muscle cells 

    Cheng, Qi (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    This thesis describes the design, modeling, fabrication and characterization of a micromachined array of high density 3-dimensional microposts (100×100) made of flexible material (silicone elastomers) for use to measure ...
  • Noise optimization of amorphous SixGeyO1-x-y uncooled microbolometer 

    Jalal, Md Sayed Ebney (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2014)
    A detailed investigation of reduction of low-frequency noise voltage power spectral density (PSD) of silicon germanium oxide (SixGeyO1-x-y) uncooled infrared (IR) microbolometers has been performed. The experimental methods ...
  • Signal generation for ultra-wideband short-range radar system 

    Zhou, Liang (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    In this thesis work, an ultra-wideband signal generator circuitry is presented for the Ultra-wideband Short-range Radar Human ID System. Investigation is carried out towards various UWB pulse candidates for Ultra-wideband ...