EMBC'11 Paper Abstract


Paper ThP16.7

DIVYALA, SRI DIVYA (Department of Biomedical Engineering, Nanotechnology Research an), ASGHAR, WASEEM (Department of Electrical Engineering,NanotechnologyResearch and ), Iqbal, Samir M (University of Texas at Arlington)

Biocompatible Nanolayered Polymerization of MEMS Devices

Scheduled for presentation during the Poster Session "Recent Developments in Smart Clothes" (ThP16), Thursday, September 1, 2011, 09:30−11:00, America Ballroom Westin

33rd Annual International IEEE EMBS Conference, August 30 - September 3, 2011, Boston Marriott Copley Place, Boston, MA, USA

This information is tentative and subject to change. Compiled on May 5, 2021

Keywords Biocompatibility of implantable sensors, Bio-nano technology, Implantable systems


Deposition of polymeric and biocompatible nanolayers on the solid-state substrates is done using a simple vacuum chamber. The chemical characteristics of the deposited nanolayer are analyzed using Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. The surface morphology of the nanolayers is analyzed using contact angle goniometer and scanning electron microscopy. The coated nanolayers show excellent stability in different chemical surroundings including the physiological pH therefore making it applicable in coating 3D MEMS devices and body implants which need medicated coating. A micropore is coated with this approach and results depict uniform coating of the structure.



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