203rd Meeting - Paris, France

April 27-May 2, 2003


AH1 - Sensor, Actuators, and Microsystems General Session


Monday, April 28, 2003

Room 351, Level 3, Le Palais de Congres

Co-Chairs: J.R. Stetter and W.R. Penrose

10:202852 Sensor Outstanding Ach. Award Address- M. Aizawa: Innovative Chemical Sensor Technology Based on Integration of Nanotechnology and Biotechnology - M. Aizawa (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
11:002853 Carbon Nanotubes as New Materials for Gas Sensing Applications - C. Cantalini (Monteluco di Roio), L. Valentini (Via di Pentima Bassa), L. Lozzi (Via Vetoio (Coppito)), J.M. Kenny (Via di Pentima Bassa), and S. Santucci (Via Vetoio (Coppito))
11:202854 Carbon Nanotube Based Chemical Sensors for Gas and Vapor Detection - J. Li, Y. Lu, Q. Ye, J. Han (Eloret Corporation), and M. Meyyappan (NASA Ames Research Center)
11:402855 Stabilization of NASICON-based CO2 Sensor Operative at Room Temperature by Using Li2CO3-BaCO3 Auxiliary Phase - K. Shimanoe, K. Obata, N. Miura, and N. Yamazoe (Kyushu University)

Co-Chairs: P.J. Hesketh and J.R. Stetter

13:402856 Development of Intelligent Sensors for Combating Terrorism - O. Sadik, W. Land, A. Wanekaya, M. Uematsu, L. Wong, and M. Breimer (State University of New York at Binghamton)
14:002857 Detection of Agricultural Products Using Sensor Arrays - L. Kwong, W. Penrose, J. Stetter (Illinois Institute of Technology), L. Reed, and J. Schneider (Argonne National Laboratory)
14:202858 Development of Chemical Microsensors and Sensor Arrays for Emission, Leak, and Fire Detection - G.W. Hunter, P.G. Neudeck (NASA Glenn Research Center), C.C. Liu, B.J. Ward (Case Western Reserve University), D.B. Makel (Makel Engineering), and J. Xu (QSS Inc.)
14:402859 Application Trends, Technical Requirements, and Objectives of Further Development for Electronic Noses - J. Goschnick (Forschungzentrum Karlsruhe)
15:002860 Materials Considerations in Developing Microelectrochemical Immuno- and DNA-Hybridization Assays - Z. Aguilar, E. Fakunle, B. Factor, E. Pennington, and I. Fritsch (University of Arkansas)
15:202861 Boron Doped Diamond Electrodes for Trace Metal Detection - A. Manivannan, M. Seehra (West Virginia University), D. Tryk, and A. Fujishima (University of Tokyo)
15:402862 Automated, Multiplexed Biological Analysis using Renewable Surface Separations and Bead Suspension Arrays - C. Bruckner-Lea, A. Jarrell (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory), D. Chandler (Argonne National Laboratory), and J. Grate (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)
16:002863 Nafion Based Carbon Monoxide Sensors - P.D. van der Wal, M. Kroudelka-Hep, and N.F. de Rooji (University of Neuchatel)
16:202864 Sonochemically Fabricated Enzyme Micro-Electrode Arrays for the Environmental Monitoring of Pesticides - K. Law and S.P.J. Higson (Cranfield University at Silsoe)
16:402865 Sol-Gel Nanostrucuctured Thin Films for an Artificial Olfactory Sensing System - M. Epifani, S. Capone, A.M. Taurino, C. Distante, R. Rella, and P. Siciliano (Istituto per la Microelettronica e i Microsistemi)
17:002866 Electrochemical Sensor for Aqueous Anions. Immobilized-Ferrocene Potential Shifts up to 700mV in the Presence of Different Anions - S.H. Strauss and B.J. Clapsaddle (Colorado State University)
17:202867 Exploration of Semiconductor Gas Sensor for Ethylene Oxide - M. Kugishima, G. Sakai, K. Shimanoe, and N. Yamazoe (Kyushu University)
17:402868 Ammonia Sensors Based on Conducting Polymers - M. Vidotti (Universidade de Sao Paulo), L.H. Dall'antonia (Universidade Estadual de Londrina), and S. Cordoba de Torresi (Universidade de Sao Paulo)

Tuesday, April 29, 2003

Co-Chairs: N. Barsan and P.J. Hesketh

8:002869 Engineering of Quartz Crystal Resonators for Chemical and Biochemical Detection - R. Lucklum (Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg), J. Auge, K. Dierks (Institute for Automation and Communication), J. Schroeder, and P. Hauptmann (Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg)
8:202870 Optimization of Molecular Recognition in Thickness Shear Mode Resonator Chemical Sensors - C. Di Natale, R. Paolesse (University of Rome Tor Vergata), A. Macagnano (CNR-IMM), E. Martinelli, G. Pennazza, and A. D'Amico (University of Rome Tor Vergata)
8:402871 Calculated Behaviors and Interplays of Harmonic Resonances in the QCM - K. Kanazawa (Stanford Univsersity)
9:002872 H_2S Gas Sensors Based on Catalysed WO3 Nanocrystalline Powders - I. Jimenez (University of Barcelona), T. Hyodo, Y. Shimizu (Nagasaki University), A. Cornet, J.R. Morante (University of Barcelona), and M. Egashira (Nagasaki University)
9:202873 A Low-Power Metal-Oxide Based Gas Sensing System - S. Ahlers, P. Kreisl, and G. Muller (EADS Deutschland GmbH)
9:40 Twenty-Minute Intermission
10:002874 Sensing Properties of W and Mo Mixed Oxide Compounds - E. Comini, G. Faglia, G. Sberveglieri (INFM and Brescia University), M. Ferroni, V. Guidi, and G. Martinelli (INFM and Ferrara University)
10:202875 The Influence of the Material Structure on Gas-Sensing Properties of SnOx Nanoparticle Layers - M.K. Kennedy, F.E. Kruis, H. Fissan (Aerosol Measurement of Technology), and B.R. Mehta (Indian Institute of Technology)
10:402876 Electrical Properties of Tin Oxide Nanoparticles Synthesized with Mesoporous Silica Templates - A. Cabot, J. Arbiol, J.R. Morante (Universitat de Barcelona), F. Chen, and M. Liu (Georgia Institute of Technology)
11:002877 Experimental and Theoretical Studies of the Indium Oxide-Based Gas Sensors Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis - V. Golovanov (South-Ukrainian University), G. Korotcenkov, V. Brinsari (Technical University of Moldova), A. Cornet, and J. Morante (University of Barcelona)
11:202878 Effects of the Pd Dopant on the Surface Reactions of SnO2 Thick Film Sensors - S. Harbeck, A. Szadvanyi, N. Barsan, U. Weimar, and V. Hoffmann (University of Tubingen)
11:402879 Studies on Electrochemical Sensor Based on Stainless Steel Supported Bilayer Liquid Membrane - Z. Zhang, H. Cai, B. Wang, S. Cai (Peking University), H.T. Tien, and A. Ottova (Michigan State University)

Hall Maillot, Level 2, Le Palais des Congres

Technical Exhibit and Tuesday Evening Poster Session

Co-Chairs: J.R. Stetter and W.R. Penrose

o2880 Mass Sensitivity Measurement of Chemical Resonant Microcantilver Sensors - L. Fadel, I. Dufour, F. Lochon (Universite Bordeaux 1), and O. Francais (ELMI)
o2881 Anodic Processing of Submicron Grained PbS Thin Films - S. Maioco, R. Aragón (Universidad de Buenos Aires), and C. Moina (Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia Industrial)
o2882 Biodetector Using Acoustic Devices: Comparison Between Love Waves and QCM - C. Dejous, O. Tamarin, D. Rebiere, J. Pistre (Univ. Bordeaux 1), S. Comeau, D. Moynet, and J. Bezian (Univ. Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2)
o2883 A Lateral-Type Field Emission Based Magnetic Sensor Fabricated with Electron Beam Lithography for Measuring Electric Current - K.-K. Lee and K. Holbert (Arizona State University)
o2884 Influence of Structural Features of Fe_2O3-In2O3 and Fe2O3-SnO2 Thin Films on their Gas-Sensitive Behavior - M. Ivanovskaya, D. Kotsikau (Belarus State University), G. Faglia, and M. Falasconi (University of Brescia)
o2885 Mask-Free Localized Grafting of Organics at a Micronic or Submicronic Scale on Composite Substrates - J. Charlier (CEA), S. Ameur (ALCHIMER), C. Kergueris (Tronic's/Absys), J.-P. Bourgoin (CEA), C. Bureau (ALCHIMER), and S. Palacin (CEA)
o2886 Cu, Fe, Co, and Mn SILD Technology for Surface Modification of SnO2 Gas Sensitive Films - G. Korotcenkov, V. Macsanov, V. Brinzari (Technical University of Moldova), V. Tolstoy (St. Peterburg State University), J. Schwank (The University of Michigan), and J. Morante (University of Barcelona)
o2887 Voltammetric Microcell for Trace Elements Detection - O. Guenat, N. de Rooij, M. Koudelka-Hep (University of Neuchatel), P. Salaun, M.-L. Tercier-Waeber, and J. Buffle (University of Geneva)
o2888 Thick and Thin Film Gallium and Tantalum Oxynitride and Nitride Sensors for Gas Detection - M. Kerlau (University of Rennes 1), P. Reichel, A. Gurlo (University of Tuebingen), and O. Merdrignac-Conanec (University of Rennes 1)
o2889 Surface Micromachined MEMS Switches - K.-K. Lee, L. Liu, and B. Kim (Arizona State University)

Friday, May 2, 2003

Room 342B, Level 3, Le Palais de Congres

Co-Chairs: U. Weimar and J.R. Stetter

13:402890 Microfabricated Scanning Probes for ECSTM and SECM - V. Auger (University of Neuchatel), N. Eichenberger (University of Bern), T. Akiyama, N.F. de Rooij (University of Neuchatel), H. Siegenthaler (University of Bern), and M. Koudelka-Hep (University of Neuchatel)
14:002891 Fabrication and Simulation of a Multi-Axis Capacitive Micro Accelerometer Using UV-LIGA Process - J.-Z. Huang, H.-S. Ko, and C.-P. Lee (Southern Taiwan University of Technology)
14:202892 Fabrication of a Bistable Electromagnetic Actuator for Microvalve - J.S. Bintoro and P.J. Hesketh (Georgia Institute of Technology)
14:402893 Micromachined Silicon Hotplate Arrays with Integrated Gas Sensitive MOS Capacitors - P. Kreisl, J. Schalwig, and G. Muller (EADS Deutschland GmbH)
15:002894 Constant-Pressure Dispensing Unit for Microfluidic Applications - R. Luharuka, A. Choudhury, C.-F. Wu, W. Morlock, and P. Hesketh (Georgia Institute of Technology)
15:202895 Silicon Etching Studies Using Tetramethly Ammonium Hydroxide - K. Sundaram and G. Subramanian (University of Central Florida)
15:402896 Determination of Lead with Carbon Paste Electrode Bulk Modified with Conducting Polymer - M. El Rhazi (Universite Mohammadia), A. Curulli (CNR), G. Palleschi (Universita di Roma), A. Amine, and S. Majid (Universite Mohammadia)
16:002897 Porosity and Dimension Constraints of Macropore Arrays in n-Doped Silicon - G. Barillaro, A. Nannini, G. Pennelli, and F. Pieri (Universita di Pisa)
16:202898 Structure and Mass Spectrometry Study of Nanometer Sn-a-Fe2O3 Carbom Monoxide Sensor Materials - Q. Huibin (Hangzhou Institute) and C. Guanqun (Sichuan Pedagogic University)
16:402899 Effect of the Volume Phase Transition on Diffusion and Concentration of Molecular Species in Temperature-Responsive Gels: Electroanalytical Studies - W. Zhang, I. Gaberman, and M. Ciszowska (CUNY)
17:002900 Impedance Characterization of Time-Dependent Degradation of Industrial Lubricants - V. Lvovich (Lubrizol Corporation)
17:202901 Nanostructured TiO2 Thin Films Prepared by Supersonic Beams and Their Application in a Sensor Array for the Discrimination of VOC - P. Siciliano (Istituto per la Microelettronica e i Microsistemi), T. Toccoli (Istituto di Fotonica e Nanotecnologie), A.M. Taurino (Istituto per la Microelettronica e i Microsistemi), S. Iannotta, A. Boschetti, and L. Guerini (Istituto di Fotonica e Nanotecnologie)