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Microsensors

This book is planned to publish with an objective to provide a state-of-art reference book in the area of microsensors for engineers, scientists, applied physicists and post-graduate students. Also the aim of the book is the continuous and timely dissemination of new and innovative research and developments in microsensors. This reference book is a collection of 13 chapters characterized in 4 parts: magnetic sensors, chemical, optical microsensors and applications. This book provides an overview of resonant magnetic field microsensors based on MEMS, optical microsensors, the main design and fabrication problems of miniature sensors of physical, chemical and biochemical microsensors, chemical microsensors with ordered nanostructures, surface-enhanced Raman scattering microsensors based on hybrid nanoparticles, etc. Several interesting applications area are also discusses in the book like MEMS gyroscopes for consumer and industrial applications, microsensors for non invasive imaging in experimental biology, a heat flux microsensor for direct measurements in plasma surface interactions and so on.

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MicrosensorsEdited by Oleg Minin

Published: June 9th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/688

ISBN: 978-953-307-170-1

Copyright year: 2011

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37001 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

27 Web of Science Citations

28 Dimensions Citations

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1. Magnetic Microsensors

By Caruntu George and Panait Cornel

1647

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2. Photoelectronic Magnetic Microsensors with a Digit Readout

By Hsing-Cheng Chang

1767

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3. Development of Resonant Magnetic Field Microsensors: Challenges and Future Applications

By Agustín L. Herrera-May, Luz A. Aguilera-Cortés, Pedro J. García-Ramírez, Nelly B. Mota-Carrillo, Wendy Y. Padrón-Hernández and Eduard Figueras

3418

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4. A Heat Flux Microsensor for Direct Measurements in Plasma Surface Interactions

By Dussart Rémi, Thomann Anne-Lise and Semmar Nadjib

1934

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5. Microsensors for Microreaction and Lab-on-a-Chip Applications

By Pawel Knapkiewicz and Rafal Walczak

2099

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6. Chemical Microsensors with Ordered Nanostructures

By Marina Vorozhtsova, Jana Drbohlavova and Jaromir Hubalek

2793

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7. Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Sensors based on Hybrid Nanoparticles

By Rafael Contreras-Cáceres, Benjamín Sierra-Martín and Antonio Fernández-Barbero

4301

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8. Optical Fiber Microsensor of Semidrop

By Esteban Molina-Flores, R. B. López-Flores, Daniel Molina-Flores, José A. Dávila-Píntle, Germán A. Muñoz-Hernández Carlos A. Gracios-Marín and Enrique Morales-Rodríguez

1728

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9. A Glass Capillary-Based Microsensor for L-Glutamate in in Vitro Uses

By Masao Sugawara and Atushi Shoji

1559

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10. Diffractive Optics Microsensors

By Igor V. Minin and Oleg V. Minin

3436

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11. Strength Reliability of Micro Polycrystalline Silicon Structure

By Shigeru Hamada, Kenji Hasizume, Hiroyuki Nakaura and Yoshihide Sugimoto

1922

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12. MEMS Gyroscopes for Consumers and Industrial Applications

By Riccardo Antonello and Roberto Oboe

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13. Planar Oxygen Sensors for Non Invasive Imaging in Experimental Biology

By Henning Tschiersch, Gregor Liebsch, Achim Stangelmayer, Ljudmilla Borisjuk and Hardy Rolletschek

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