Rafael Vargas-Bernal

Instituto Tecnológico Superior de Irapuato

Rafael Vargas-Bernal received his DSc in Electronic Engineering from the National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics (INAOE), Tonantzintla, Puebla, Mexico, in 2000. He was associate professor in the Department of Electronics Engineering from 2002 to 2010, and since 2010 he has held the same position in the Materials Engineering Department at the Instituto Tecnológico Superior de Irapuato (ITESI), Irapuato, Guanajuato, Mexico. He is a level-1 researcher of the National System of Researchers from Mexico. He also belongs to the Advanced Materials Applied to Engineering research group called and has PRODEP (Program for the Professional Development of Teachers) desirable profile. He has been a reviewer for journals for RSC, Elsevier, and IEEE. He has published thirtten articles in indexed journals and thirty book chapters. His areas of interest are nanomaterials, two-dimensional materials, graphene, composites, biosensors, and gas sensors.

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Two of the hottest research topics today are hybrid nanomaterials and flexible electronics. As such, this book covers both topics with chapters written by experts from across the globe. Chapters address hybrid nanomaterials, electronic transport in black phosphorus, three-dimensional nanocarbon hybrids, hybrid ion exchangers, pressure-sensitive adhesives for flexible electronics, simulation and modeling of transistors, smart manufacturing technologies, and inorganic semiconductors.

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