Biological and Medical Sensor Technologies (Devices, by Krzysztof Iniewski

By Krzysztof Iniewski

Biological and clinical Sensor Technologies provides contributions from most sensible specialists who discover the improvement and implementation of sensors for varied purposes utilized in drugs and biology. Edited by means of a pioneer within the zone of complex semiconductor fabrics, the publication is split into sections.



The first half covers sensors for organic functions. issues include:





  • Advanced sensing and communique within the organic world

  • DNA-derivative architectures for long-wavelength bio-sensing

  • Label-free silicon photonics

  • Quartz crystal microbalance-based biosensors

  • Lab-on-chip applied sciences for cell-sensing applications

  • Enzyme biosensors

  • Future instructions for breath sensors

  • Solid-state fuel sensors for medical diagnosis



The moment a part of the booklet bargains with sensors for clinical functions. This part addresses:





  • Bio-sensing and human habit measurements

  • Sweat cost wearable sensors

  • Various facets of scientific imaging

  • The way forward for clinical imaging

  • Spatial and spectral solution features of semiconductor detectors in clinical imaging

  • CMOS SSPM detectors

  • CdTe detectors and their purposes to gamma-ray imaging

  • Positron emission tomography (PET)



Composed of contributions from a few of the world’s best specialists of their respective fields, this booklet covers quite a lot of topics. It explores every thing from sensors and communique structures present in nature to the newest advances in artifical sensors. the result is an invaluable selection of stimulating insights into the various fascinating purposes of sensor applied sciences in daily life.

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