Cagri A. Savran
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, by courtesy in Biomedical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088
- B.S. Purdue, '98
- M.S. MIT, '00
- Ph.D. MIT, '04
- MEMS, nanotechnology
- Protein detection
- Aptamers (Nucleic-acid-based receptor molecules)
Awards and Recognitions
Ten Select Publications
K. Icoz, C.A. Savran, "Nanomechanical Biosensing with Immunomagnetic Separation," Applied Physics Letters, vol. 97, 123701, 2010.
J. Lee, K. Icoz, A. Roberts, A.D. Ellington and C.A. Savran, "Diffractometric Detection of Proteins Using Microbead-Based Rolling Circle Amplification", Analytical Chemistry, vol. 82, no 1, pp. 197-202, 2010.
T.J. Lee, H. Zhang, C-L. Chang, C.A. Savran, and P. Guo "Engineering of the Fluorescent-Energy-Conversion Arm of Phi29 DNA Packaging Motor for Single- Molecule Studies", Small, vol. 5, no 21, pp. 2453-2459, 2009.
C.L. Chang, H. Zhang, D. Shu, P. Guo, C.A. Savran, "Bright-field analysis of phi29 DNA packaging motor using a magneto-mechanical system", Applied Physics Letters, vol. 93, pp. 153902, 2008.
K. Icoz, B. D. Iverson, and C.A. Savran, "Noise analysis and sensitivity enhancement in immunomagnetic nanomechanical biosensors", Applied Physics Letters, vol. 93, 013902, 2008.
J. Lee, J. Jang, D. Akin, C.A. Savran, R. Bashir, "Real-time detection of airborne viruses on a mass-sensitive device", Applied Physics Letters, vol. 93, pp. 013901-3, 2008.
G. Acharya, C-L. Chang, D. Holland, D.H. Thompson, C.A. Savran, "Rapid Detection of S-Adenosyl Homocysteine Using Self-Assembled Optical Diffraction Gratings", Angewandte Chemie International Edition, vol 47, no 6, pp 1051-1053, 2008.
G. Acharya, C.L. Chang, D.D. Doorneweerd, E. Vlashi, W.A. Henne, L.C. Hartmann, P.S. Low, C.A. Savran, "Immunomagnetic Diffractometry for diagnostic serum markers", Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 129, pp 15824-9, 2007.
C.L. Chang, G. Acharya and C.A. Savran, "In situ fabricated diffraction grating for biomolecular detection", Applied Physics Letters, vol. 90, pp. 233901-3, 2007.