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Journal Publications [Google Scholar Profile]


  1. M. Ochoa, R. Rahimi, N. Alemdar, M. R. Dokmeci, A. Khademhosseini, and B. Ziaie “A Flexible, Laser-Defined, Paper Platform for Localized Oxygen Generation and Delivery,” Sensors and Actuators B, Accepted.
  2. M. Ochoa, R. Rahimi, and B. Ziaie, “Flexible Sensors for Chronic Wound Management,” IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, Accepted.
  3. A. Kim, T. Maleki, C. R. Powell, and B. Ziaie, “An Implantable Pressure Sensing System with Electromechanical Interrogation Scheme,” IEEE Trans. on Biomed. Eng., Accepted.
  4. G. Chitnis and B. Ziaie, “A Ferrofluid-Based Wireless Pressure Sensor,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2013.
  5. C. K. Yoon, G. Chitnis and B. Ziaie, “Impact-Triggered Thermoelectric Power Generation,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 23, 114004, 2013.
  6. G. Chitnis, T. Tan, and B. Ziaie,”Laser-Assisted Fabrication of Batteries on Wax Paper,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 23, 114016, 2013.
  7. M. Ochoa, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “Laser-Micromachined Cellulose Acetate Adhesive Tape as a Low-Cost Smart Material,” Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 2013.
  8. M. Ochoa, P. Wei, A. J. Wolley, K. J. Otto, and B. Ziaie, “A Hybrid PDMS-Parylene Subdural Multi-electrode Array,” Biomedical Microdevices, 15, 437-443, 2013.
  9. C. Mousoulis, T. Maleki, B. Ziaie, and C. P. Neu, “Atomic Force Microscopy-Coupled Microcoils for Cellular-Scale Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy,” Applied Physics Letters, 102, 143702, 2013.
  10. G. Chitnis, T. Maleki, B. S. Samuels, L. B. Cantor, and B. Ziaie, “A Minimally Invasive Implantable Wireless Pressure Sensor for Continuous IOP Monitoring,” IEEE Trans. on Biomed. Eng., 60, 250-256, 2013.
  11. G. Chitnis and B. Ziaie, “Waterproof Active Paper via Laser Surface Micropatterning of Magnetic Nanoparticles,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 4(9), 4435–4439, 2012.
  12. M. Ochoa, C. Mousoulis, B. Ziaie, “Polymeric Microdevices for Transdermal and Subcutaneous Drug Delivery,” Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 64(14), pp. 1603-1616, 2012.
  13. M. Ochoa and B. Ziaie, “A Fermentation-Powered Thermopneumatic Pump for Biomedical Applications,” Lab-on–a-Chip, 12(20), 4044-4048, 2012.
  14. C.-L. Chang, Z. Ding, V. N. L. R. Patchigolla, B. Ziaie, and C. Savran, “Reflective Diffractive Gratings from Hydrogels as Biochemical Sensors,” IEEE Sensors Journal, 12, 2374-2379, 2012.
  15. G. Chitnis, A. Kim, S. H. Song, A. M. Jessop, J. S. Bolton, and B. Ziaie, “A Thermophone on Porous Polymeric Substrate,” Appl. Phys. Lett., 101, 021911, 2012.
  16. T. Maleki, G. Chitnis, A. Kim, and B. Ziaie, “A Batch-Fabricated Single-Layer Elastomeric Actuator with Corrugated Surface,” IEEE/ASME J. Microelectromech. Systems, 21, 859-866, 2012.
  17. T. Maleki, G. Chitnis, J. Park, L. B. Cantor, and B. Ziaie, “Biodegradable Microfabricated Plug-Filter for Glaucoma Drainage Devices,” IEEE Trans. on Biomed. Eng., 59, 1507-1513, 2012.
  18. T. Maleki, N. Cao, S. H. Song, C. Cao, S. C. Ko, and B. Ziaie, “An Ultrasonically Powered Implantable Micro-Oxygen Generator,” IEEE Trans. on Biomed. Eng., 58, 3104-3111, 2011.
  19. C. Mousoulis, M. Ochoa, D. Papageorgiou, and B. Ziaie, “A Skin-Contact-Actuated Dispenser/Pump for Transdermal Drug Delivery,” IEEE Trans. on Biomed. Eng., vol. 58, no. 5, pp. 1492-8, May. 2011.
  20. G. Chitnis, Z. Ding, C. L. Change, C. Savran, and B. Ziaie,“Laser-Treated Hydrophobic Paper: An Inexpensive Microfluidic Platform,” Lab-on-a-Chip,. vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 1161-5, Mar. 2011
  21. T. Maleki, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “A Batch-Fabricated Laser-Micromachined Elastomeric Actuator,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 21(2), 027002, 2011.
  22. T. Maleki, B. Fogle, and B. Ziaie, “A Batch Fabricated Capacitive Pressure Sensor with an Integrated Guyton Capsule for Interstitial Fluid Pressure Measurement,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 21, pp. 054005 (7pp), 2011.
  23. Z. Ding, P. Wei, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “Ferrofluid Impregnated Paper Actuators,” IEEE/ASME J. Microelectromech. Systems vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 59-64, Feb. 2011.
  24. T. Maleki and B. Ziaie, “A Corona-Charged Self-Biased Radiation Dosimeter,” IEEE Electron Device Letters, 31, pp. 767-769, 2010.
  25. M.-F. Wang, T. Maleki, and B. Ziaie, “A self-assembled 3D microelectrode array,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 20, no. 3, p. 035013, Mar. 2010.
  26. W.-E. Loke, T.-Y. Choi, T. Maleki, L. Papiez, B. Ziaie, and B. Jung, “Magnetic Tracking System for Radiation Therapy,” IEEE Trans. on Biomed. Circuits and Systems, 4, pp. 223-231, 2010.
  27. Z. Ding, W. B. Song, and B. Ziaie, ”Sequential Droplet Manipulation via Vibrating Ratcheted Microchannels, “ Sensors and Actuators B, vol. 142, pp. 362-368, 2009.
  28. Z. Ding, A. Salim, and B. Ziaie, “Selective Nanofiber Deposition through Field-Enhanced Electrospinning,” Langmuir, 25(17), pp. 9648–9652, 2009.
  29. A. Salim, Z. Ding and B. Ziaie, “A Micromachined Hydrogel Stamper for Soft Printing of Biomolecules with Adjustable Feature Dimensions,” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 81, 4551-4554, 2009.
  30. M. Lei, A. Bladi, E. Nuxoll, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “Hydrogel-Based Microsensors for Wireless Chemical Monitoring,” Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 11, pp.529-538, 2009.
  31. Y. Gu, A. P. Dhanarajan, S. L. Hruby, A. Baldi, B. Ziaie, and R. A. Siegel, “An Interpenetrating Glass-Thermosensitive Hydrogel Construct Gated Flow Control and Thermofluidic Oscillations ,” Sensors and Actuators B, vol. 138, pp. 631-636, 2009.
  32. T. Maleki, S. Mohammadi, and B. Ziaie, “A Nanofluidic Channel with Embedded Transverse Nanoelectrodes,” Nanotechnology, vol. 20, 105302, 2009.
  33. Z. Ding and B. Ziaie, “A pH-tunable Hydrogel Microlens Array with Temperature-actuated Light-switching Capability,” Applied Physics Letters, 94, 081111, 2009.
  34. H. Kim, T. Maleki, and B. Ziaie, “A Biaxial Stretchable Interconnect With Liquid-alloy-covered Joints on Elastomeric Substrate,” IEEE/ASME J. Microelectromech. Systems vol. 18, pp. 138-146, 2009.
  35. A. Salim, C. Son, and B. Ziaie, “Selective Nanofiber Deposition via Electrodynamic Focusing,” Nanotechnology, vol. 19, 375303, 2008.
  36. M-F Wang, T. Maleki, and B. Ziaie, “Enhanced Three-Dimensional Folding of Silicon Microstructures via Thermal Shrinkage of a Composite Organic/Inorganic Bilayer,” IEEE/ASME J. Microelectromech. Systems, vol. 17, pp. 882-889, 2008.
  37. C. Son and B. Ziaie, “A Wireless Implantable Passive Micro-Dosimeter for Radiation Oncology,” IEEE Transactions of Biomedical Engineering, pp. 1772-1775, June 2008.
  38. H. Kim, C. Son, and B. Ziaie, “A Multiaxial Stretchable Interconnect using Liquid-alloy-filled Elastomeric Microchannels ,” Applied Physics Letters, 92, 011904, 2008.
  39. C. Son and B. Ziaie, “Pull-in Instability of Parallel-plate Electrostatic Microactuators under a Combined Variable Charge and Voltage Configuration,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 92, pp. 013509, 2008.
  40. W. B. Song, Z. Ding, and B. Ziaie, “Microdrop Manipulation and Mixing using Ferrofluid Dynamics,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 90, pp. 092501, 2007.
  41. M. F. Wang, N. Raghunathan, and B. Ziaie, “A Nonlithographic Top-Down Electrochemical Approach for Creating Hierarchical (Micro-Nano) Superhydrophobic Silicon Surfaces,” Langmuir, vol. 23, pp. 2300-2303, 2007.
  42. T. Pan, A. Baldi, and B. Ziaie, “Remotely Adjustable Check-Valves with an Electrochemical Release Mechanism for Implantable Biomedical Microsystems,” Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 9, pp. 385-394, 2007.
  43. H. Kim, L. Hanwoo, and B. Ziaie, “A Wideband PVDF-on-silicon Ultrasonic Transducer Array with Microspheres Embedded Low Melting Temperature Alloy Backing,” Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 9, pp. 83-90, 2007.
  44. M. Lei, B. Ziaie, E. Nuxoll, K. Iván, Z. Noszticzius, and R. A. Siegel, “Integration of Hydrogels with Hard and Soft Microstructures,” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol. 7, 780-789, 2007.
  45. C. Son, B. Ziaie, “A Micromachined Electret-Based Transponder for In Situ Radiation Measurement,” IEEE Electron Device Letters, vol. 27, pp.884-886, Nov 2006.
  46. M. Lei, A. Baldi, E. Nuxoll, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Hydrogel-Based Implantable Micromachined Transponder for Wireless Glucose Measurement,” Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics, Vol. 8, pp. 112-122, 2006.
  47. A. Baldi, M. Ling, Y. Gu, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “Microstructured Silicon Membrane with Entrapped Environmentally-Sensitive Hydrogel for Smart Flow control,” Sensors and Actuators B, Vol.114, pp. 9-18, April 2006.
  48. T. Pan, A. Baldi, and B. Ziaie, "A Reworkable Adhesive-Free Interconnection Technology for Integrated Microfluidic Systems,” IEEE/ASME J. Microelectromech. Systems, vol. 15, no. 1, pp.267-272, Feb. 2006.
  49. R. Venkateswaran, C. Boldt, J. Parthasarathy, B. Ziaie, A. G. Erdman, and A.D. Redish, “A Motorized Microdrive for Recording of Neural Ensembles in Awake Behaving Rats,” J. Biomechanical Engineering, vol. 127, pp. 1035-1049, November 2005.
  50. M. S. Stay, T. Pan, J. D. Brown, B. Ziaie, and V. H. Barocas, "Thin-Film Coupled Fluid-Solid Analysis of Flow through the AhmedTM Glaucoma Drainage Device,” J. Biomechanical Engineering, vol. 127, pp. 776-781, October 2005.
  51. S. Sengupta, G. Mahmud, D. J. Chiou, B. Ziaie, and V. H. Barocas, “Application of the Lag-After-Pulsed-Separation (LAPS) Flow Meter to Different Protein Solutions,” Analyst, Vol. 130, pp. 171-178, 2005.
  52. T. Pan, S. J. McDonald, E. M. Kai, and B. Ziaie, “A Magnetically Driven PDMS Micropump with Ball Check-Valves,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 15, pp. 1021-1026, 2005.
  53. T. Pan, A. Baldi, E. Davies-Venn, R. F. Drayton, and B. Ziaie, “Fabrication and Modeling of Silicon-Embedded High-Q Inductors,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 15, pp. 1-6, 2005.
  54. T. Pan, J. D. Brown, and B. Ziaie, “Modeling and Characterization of a Valved Glaucoma Drainage Device with Implications for Enhanced Therapeutic Efficacy,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 948-951, May 2005.
  55. R. A. Siegel, Y. Gu, A. Baldi, and B. Ziaie, “Novel Swelling/Shrinking Behaviors of Glucose-Binding Hydrogels and Their Potential Use in Insulin Delivery,” Macromolecular Symposia 207, pp. 249-256, 2004.
  56. M. Lei, Y. Gu, A. Baldi, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A High Resolution Technique for Fabricating Environmentally Sensitive Hydrogel Microstructure,” Langmuir, Vol. 20, pp. 8947-8951, 2004.
  57. B. Ziaie, A. Baldi, M. Lei, Y. Gu, and R. Siegel, “Hard and Soft Micromachining for Biomems: Review of Techniques and Examples of Applications in Microfluidics and Drug Delivery,” Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, Vol. 56, pp. 145-172, Feb 2004.
  58. S. Sengupta, B. Ziaie, and V. Barocas, “Lag-After-Pulsed-Separation Flowmeter for Biomacromolecular Solutions,” Sensors and Actuators B, Vol. 99, pp. 25-29, April 2004.
  59. A. Bayrashev, W. P. Robbins, and B. Ziaie, “Remote Low Frequency Powering of Microsystems using Piezoelectric-Magnetostrictive Laminate Composites,” Sensors and Actuators A, Vol. 114, pp. 244-249, Sep 2004.
  60. A. Baldi, J. N. Fass, M. N. De Silva, D. J. Odde, and B. Ziaie, “A Microtool for Mechanical Manipulation of In Vitro Cell Arrays,” Journal of Biomedical Microdevices, 5(4): pp. 291-295; Dec 2003.
  61. A. Baldi, W. Choi, and B. Ziaie, “A Self-Resonant-Frequency-Modulated Micromachined Passive Pressure Transensor,” IEEE Sensors, Vol. 3, pp. 728-733, Dec 2003.
  62. A. Baldi, Y. Gu, P. Loftness, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Hydrogel-Actuated Environmentally-Sensitive Microvalve for Active Flow Control,” IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical System, Vol. 12, pp. 613-621, Oct 2003.
  63. A. Bayrashev, and B. Ziaie, “Silicon Wafer Bonding through RF Dielectric Heating,” Sensors and Actuators A, Vol. 103, pp. 16-22, Jan 2003.
  64. P. Mohseni, K. Nagarajan, B. Ziaie, K. Najafi, and S. B. Crary, “An Ultra-Light Biotelemetry Backpack for Recording EMG Signals in Moths,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 48, pp. 734-737, June 2001.
  65. B. Ziaie, S. C. Rose, M. D. Nardin, and K. Najafi, “A Self-Oscillating, Detuning Insensitive, Class-E Transmitter for Implantable Microsystems,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 48, pp. 397-400, March 2001
  66. R. N. Rizq, W. Choi, D. Eilers, M. M. Wright, and B. Ziaie, "Intraocular Pressure Measurement at the Choroidal Surface: A Feasibility Study with Implications for Implantable Microsystems," British Journal of Ophthalmology, Vol. 85, pp. 868-871, 2001.
  67. B. Ziaie, and K. Najafi, “A Generic Micromachined Silicon Platform for High-Performance RF Passive Components,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 10, pp. 365-371, Sep. 2000.
  68. B. Ziaie, “Implantable Wireless Microsystems: New Opportunities in Medicine and Biology,” IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Newsletter, Vol. 10, No. 2, June/July 1999.
  69. T. Akin, B. Ziaie, S. A. Nikles, and K. Najafi, “A Modular Micromachined High-Density Connector for Implantable Biomedical Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol.46, pp. 471-480, April 1999.
  70. B. Ziaie, M. Nardin, A. R. Coghlan, and K. Najafi, "A Single-Channel Implantable Microstimulator for Functional Neuromuscular Stimulation," IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 44, No. 10, pp. 909-920, October 1997.
  71. B. Ziaie, J. A. Von Arx, M. R. Dokmeci, and K. Najafi, “A Hermetic Glass-Silicon Micropackage with High-Density On-Chip Feedthroughs for Sensors and Actuators,” IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 166-179, September 1996.

Conference Publications


  1. S. S. Lee, C. K. Yoon, S. H. Song and B. Ziaie, “An Electret-Biased Resonant Radiation Sensor,” Proceedings 27th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, San Francisco, Jan. 2014.
  2. A. Kim,G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “A Wireless Pressure Sensor Based on Surface Trapped Ferrofluid Plug,” Proceedings IEEE Sensors Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2013.
  3. R. Rahimi, M. Ochoa, and B. Ziaie, “A Low-Cost Flexible Electrochemical Sensor for Monitoring Silver Ion Concentration in Alginate Wound Dressings,” Proceedings IEEE Sensors Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2013.
  4. M. Ochoa, R. Rahimi, R. Shi, and B. Ziaie, “An Impact Sensing Platform for Spinal Cord Injury Experiments,” Proceedings IEEE Sensors Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2013.
  5. J. H. Park, S. H. Song, G. Chitnis, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Wireless Chemical Sensor using Ferroparticles Embedded Hydrogel,” Proceedings, 17th Int. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, Barcelona, Spain, June 2013.
  6. M. Ochoa, R. Rahimi, N. Alemdar, M. R. Dokmeci, A. Khademhosseini, and B. Ziaie, “A flexible, Laser-defined, paper platform for localized oxygen generation and delivery,” Proceedings, 17th Int. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, Barcelona, Spain, June 2013.
  7. S.H. Song, M. Brown,T. Maleki, and B. Ziaie, “A Wireless Interstitial Pressure Sensor with a Guyton Chamber,” Proceedings, 17th Int. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, Barcelona, Spain, June 2013.
  8. G. Chitnis and B. Ziaie, “A Ferrofluid-Based Pressure Sensor for Biomedical Applications” Proceedings 7th Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, Mariana Del Rey, CA, April 2013.
  9. S. S. Lee, A. Kim, G. Chitnis, R. C. Powell, and B. Ziaie, “A Modular Embedded System Design for Implantable Wireless Bladder Pressure Sensing,” Proceedings 7th Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, Mariana Del Rey, CA, April 2013.
  10. R. Rahimi, G. Chitnis, P. Mostafalu, M. Ochoa, S. Sonkusale, and B. Ziaie, “A Low-Cost Oxygen Sensor on Paper for Monitoring Wound Oxygenation,” Proceedings 7th Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, Mariana Del Rey, CA, April 2013.
  11. G. Chitnis, T. L. Tan, R.Liu, and B. Ziaie, “Laser-Assisted Fabrication of Electrochemical Cells on Wax Paper,” PowerMEMS 2012 Workshop, Atlanta GA, Dec 2-5, 2012.
  12. C. K. Yoon, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “Impact Triggered Thermoelectric Power Generation with Phase Change Assisted Temperature Gradient Enhancement,” PowerMEMS 2012 Workshop, Atlanta GA, Dec 2-5, 2012.
  13. M. Ochoa, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “Magnetically Functionalized Micromachined Cellulose Acetate Tape as a Low Cost Smart Material,” 2011 Material Research Society MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov 25-Nov30 , 2012.
  14. G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “A Ferrofluid-Based Pressure Sensor for Biomedical Applications,” Technical Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 408-411, Hilton Head, SC, June 2012.
  15. A. Kim, G. Chitnis, S. H. Song, and B. Ziaie, “A Wideband Thermo-Acoustic Sound Generator on Nanoporous Polymeric Substrate,” Technical Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 408-411, Hilton Head, SC, June 2012.
  16. C. Mousoulis, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “Thermoelectric Energy Scavenging with Temperature Gradient Amplification,” Proceedings 25th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, Paris, Jan. 2012.
  17. A. Kim, T. Maleki, and B. Ziaie, “A Novel Electromechanical Interrogation Scheme for Implantable Passive Transponders,” Proceedings 25th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, Paris, Jan. 2012.
  18. G. Chitnis, T. Maleki, B. Samuels, L. B. Cantor, and B. Ziaie, “An Ocular Tack for Minimally Invasive Continuous Wireless Monitoring of Intraocular Pressure” Proceedings 25th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, Paris, Jan. 2012.
  19. G. Chitnis and B. Ziaie, “Laser Treated Paper: A Versatile Microsystems Substrate,” 2011 Material Research Society MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov 28-Dec2 , 2011.
  20. M. Ochoa, C. Mousoulis, and B. Ziaie, “A Sequential-Dosage Fluorocarbon-Actuated Micropump,” Proceedings of the Micro TAS, Seattle, WA, October 2011.
  21. S. H. Song, T. Maleki, and B. Ziaie, “A Single-Mask Self-Aligned Fabrication Process for Electrode-Embedded Microchannels” Proceedings of the Micro TAS, Seattle, WA, October 2011.
  22. G. Chitnis, Z. Ding, C. L. Chang, C. Savran, and B. Ziaie, “Laser Treated Parchment Paper: A Inexpensive Microfluidic Platform,” 2011 Material Research Society MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, April 26-29 , 2011.
  23. C.-L. Chang, Z. Ding, V. N. L. R. Patchigolla, B. Ziaie, and C. Savran, “Diffractometric Biochemical Sensing with Smart Hydrogels,” Proceeding os the IEEE Sensors Conf., pp. 1617-1621, Hawaii, November 2010.
  24. C. Mousoulis, M. Ochoa, D. Papageorgiou, and B. Ziaie, ”A Skin-Contact-Actuated Dispenser/Pump for Transdermal Drug Delivery,” Proceedings of the Micro TAS, pp. 727-729, Groningen, Netherlands, October 2010.
  25. T. Maleki and B. Ziaie, “Microsystem Technology in Radiation Therapy” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2010.
  26. T. Maleki, B. Fogle, and B. Ziaie, “Single-Touch Catalytically-Activated Electrochemical Micropump,” Proceedings of the University Government Industry Micro-Nano Symposium (UGIM), pp. 110-112, West Lafayette, IN, June-July 2010.
  27. Z. Ding, P. Wei, and B. Ziaie, “Self-Folding Smart 3D Microstructures Using a Hydrogel-Parylene Bilayer,” Proceedings of the University Government Industry Micro-Nano Symposium (UGIM), pp. 149-151, West Lafayette, IN, June-July 2010.
  28. T. Maleki, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “A Batch Fabricated Elastomeric Actuator with Large out of Plane Displacement,” Proceedings of the University Government Industry Micro-Nano Symposium (UGIM), pp. 179-181, West Lafayette, IN, June-July 2010.
  29. C. T. Smith, P. Wei, M. Mojarrad, M. Chiappetta, B. Ziaie, and M. P. Rao, “Elastomeric Reservoir for MEMS-Based Transdermal Drug Delivery,” Technical Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp.  290-293, Hilton Head, SC, June 2010.
  30. T. Maleki, G. Chitnis, and B. Ziaie, “Single-Layer Elastomeric out-of-Plane Actuators with Asymmetric Surface Profile,” Technical Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp.  408-411, Hilton Head, SC, June 2010.
  31. T. Maleki, G. Chitnis, L. B. Cantor, and B. Ziaie, “Biodegradable Microfabricated Plug-Filters for Glaucoma Drainage Devices,” The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2010.
  32. Z. Ding, P.-H. Wei, and B. Ziaie, “Ferropaper Actuators,” Proceedings 23th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, Hong Kong, Jan. 2010.
  33. T. Maleki and B. Ziaie, ”Implantable Wireless Dosimeters for Radiation Oncology,” Proceedings of the International Electron Device Meeting, Baltimore, December 2009.
  34. B. Ziaie, “Stretchable Bioelectrodes” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, Minneapolis, September 2009.
  35. P. Wei and B. Ziaie, “An Optical Microsystem for Wireless Neural Recording,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, Minneapolis, September 2009.
  36. Z. Ding and B. Ziaie, “A Tunable Hydrogel Microlens Array with Light-Switching Capability,” Proceedings, 15th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, Denver, Co, June 2009.
  37. T. Maleki, B. Ziaie, and L. B. Cantor, “Pars plana as an Alternative Site for Continuous Monitoring of IOP,” The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
  38. R. Taylor, S. J. Lue, K. Gummerlock, G. Fajardo, G. Higgs, J. J. Norman, P. Wei, Z. Ding, B. Ziaie, D. Bernstein, E. Kuhl, and B. L. Pruitt, “Synchronized Mechanical and Electrical Stimulation of Primary Heart Cells with a Stretchable Microelectrode Array, “Proceedings 5th Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, pp. 254-255, Quebec City, Quebec, April 2009.
  39. P. Wei, Z. Ding, R. Taylor, G. Higgs, J. Norman, B. Pruitt, and B. Ziaie ,” A Stretchable Cell Culture Platform with Embedded Electrode Array,” Proceedings 22th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 407-410, Sorrento , Italy, Jan. 2009.
  40. Z. Ding and B. Ziaie, ”Controlled Sequential Droplet Manipulation in Ratcheted Microchannels through Amplitude Modulated Vibrations,” Proceedings of the Micro TAS, pp. 727-729, San Diego, CA, October 2008.
  41. C. Son and B. Ziaie, ”An Implantable Wireless Dosimeter for Radiation Oncology,” Proceedings 21th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 256-259, Tucson , AZ, Jan. 2008.
  42. H-J Kim and B. Ziaie, ”Multi-axial Super-stretchable Interconnects with Active Electronics,” Proceedings 21th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 828-831, Tucson , AZ, Jan. 2008.
  43. J. Kim, Z.  Ding, S-N Lee, J-G Yook, B. Ziaie, and D. Peroulis, “Hydrogel-Based Integrated Antenna-pH Sensor,” Proceeding os the IEEE Sensors Conf., pp. 695-698, Atlanta, GA, October 2007.
  44. H-J Kim, M. Zhang, and B. Ziaie, ”A Biaxially Stretchable Interconnect with Liquid Alloy Joints on Flexible Substrate,” Proceedings, 14th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1597-1600, Lyon, France, June 2007.
  45. Z. Ding and B. Ziaie, ” Uniform Nanoliter-sized Droplet Deposition using Fluid Motion in Ratcheted Micro-channels,” Proceedings, 14th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1813-1816, Lyon, France, June 2007.
  46. T. Maleki and B. Ziaie, ”A Micromachined Homopolar Motor with Liquid Metal Rotor,” Proceedings, 14th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1135-1138, Lyon, France, June 2007.
  47. W. B. Song, Z. Ding, and B. Ziaie, “A Dynamic Ferrofluid Platform for Micromanipulation,” Proceedings 20th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 505-508, Kobe, Japan, Jan. 2007.
  48. A. Salim, Z. Ding, and B. Ziaie, “A Hydrogel Stamper with Expandable Height and Built-In Reservoirs for Patterning Biomolecules on 3D Topologies,” Proceedings 20th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 513-516, Kobe, Japan, Jan. 2007.
  49. Z. Ding, W. B. Song, and B. Ziaie, “Time Multiplexed Droplet Manipulation via Vibrating Ratcheted Microchannels,” Proceedings 20th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 477-480, Kobe, Japan, Jan. 2007.
  50. M. F. Wang, N. Raghunathan, and B. Ziaie, “A Nonlithographic Approach for Creating Unstable Hierarchical (Micro-Nano) Superhydrophobic Silicon Surfaces,” Proceedings of IMECE06 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 5-10, 2006, Chicago IL, USA.
  51. W. B. Song, Z. Ding, C. Son, and B. Ziaie, “Microdrop Manipulation and Mixing using Dynamic Ferrofluid Cage Array,” Proceedings of IMECE06 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 5-10, 2006, Chicago IL, USA
  52. J. Parthasarathy, J. Hogenson, A. G. Erdman, A. D. Redish, and B. Ziaie, ”Battery-operated High-bandwidth Multi-channel Wireless Neural Recording System using 802.11b,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, New York, September 2006.
  53. T. Pan, J. D. Brown, and B. Ziaie, “An Artificial Nano-Drainage Implant (ANDI) for Glaucoma Treatment,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, New York, September 2006.
  54. H. Kim, and B. Ziaie, “Fabrication Techniques for Improving the Performance of  PVDF-on-Silicon Ultrasonic Transducer Array,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, New York, September 2006.
  55. J. Parthasarathy, A. G. Erdman, A. D. Redish, and B. Ziaie, “An Integrated CMOS Bio-potential Amplifier with a Feed-Forward DC Cancellation topology,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, New York, September 2006.
  56. Z. Ding, and B. Ziaie, “Frequency Controlled Bidirectional Ratcheting Biomimetic Motion,” Proceedings 19th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 802-805, Istanbul, Turkey, Jan. 2006.
  57. W. B. Song, H. Kim, C. Son, and B. Ziaie, “Fabrication of Polymeric 3D Microstructures using Ferrofluid Mold,” Proceedings 19th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 334-337, Istanbul, Turkey, Jan. 2006.
  58. C. Son, and B. Ziaie, “Electret Based Wireless Micro-ionizing Radiation Dosimeter,” Proceedings 19th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 610-613, Istanbul, Turkey, Jan. 2006.
  59. M. Lei, W. Choi, R. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “An Ultrasensitive Chemical Microsensor Based on Self-Aligned Dry-Patterned Environmentally Sensitive Hydrogels,” Proceedings, 13th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1824-1827, Seoul, Korea, June 2005.
  60. A. Salim, X. Hunag, S. Humad, F. Ayazi,  and B. Ziaie, “Adjustable-Force Soft-Landing Contact Lithography for Precision Patterning of Biomolecules,” Proceedings 18th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 770-774, Miami, Florida, Jan. 2005.
  61. M. Lei, A. Salim, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Hydrogel-Actuated Microvalve for Smart Flow Control,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, San Francisco, September 2004.
  62. M. Lei, Y. Gu, A. Baldi, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “Soft Mold-Dry Etch: A Novel Hydrogel Patterning Technique for Biomedical Applications,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, San Francisco, September 2004.
  63. S. McDonald, T. Pan, and B. Ziaie, “A Magnetically Driven PDMS Micropump with Micro-Ball Valves,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, San Francisco, September 2004.
  64. T. Pan, A. Baldi, and B. Ziaie, “Remotely Adjustable Check-Valves with an Electrochemical Release Mechanism for Implantable Biomedical Microsystems,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, San Francisco, September 2004.
  65. T. Pan, E. Kai, M. Stay, V. Barocas, and B. Ziaie, “A Magnetically Driven PDMS Peristaltic Micropump,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, San Francisco, September 2004.
  66. J. Guimont, and B. Ziaie, “A Batch-Manufacturable Uniform Current Density Metallic-Shell Hemispherical Microelectrode,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, San Francisco, September 2004.
  67. T. Pan, and B. Ziaie, “A Remotely Adjustable Micromachined Check-Valve with a Variable Length Cantilever-Beam Structure for Implantable Biomedical Microsystems,” Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 278, 281, Hilton Head, SC, June 2004.
  68. E. Kai, T. Pan, and B. Ziaie, “A Robust Low-Cost PDMS Peristaltic Micropump with Magnetic Drive,” Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 270-273, Hilton Head, SC, June 2004.
  69. T. Pan, A. Baldi, E. Davies-Venn, R. F. Drayton, and B. Ziaie, “Fabrication and Modeling of Silicon-Embedded High Q Inductors,” Proceedings 17th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 809-812, Maastricht, Netherlands, Jan. 2004.
  70. W. Choi, and B. Ziaie, “A Foldable Multi-Chip Packaging Technique with a Polyimide Platform and Flexible PDMS Assembly Mold,” Proceedings 17th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 701-704, Maastricht, Netherlands, Jan. 2004.
  71. M. Lei, A. Baldi, T. Pan, Y. Gu, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Hydrogel-Based Wireless Chemical Sensor,” Proceedings 17th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 391-394, Maastricht, Netherlands, Jan. 2004.
  72. T. Pan, Z. Li, J. D. Brown, and B. Ziaie, “Microfluidic Characterization of a Valved Glaucoma Drainage Device with Implications for Enhanced Therapeutic Efficacy,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, pp. 3317-3320, Cancun, Mexico, September 2003.
  73. W. Choi, and B. Ziaie, “Inductively Powered Implantable Microcoil Temperature Measurements: Safety Implications and Operational Guidelines,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, pp. 3041-3044, Cancun, Mexico, September 2003.
  74. A. Salim, A. Baldi, and B. Ziaie, “Inductive Link Modeling and Design Guidelines for Optimum Power Transfer in Implantable Wireless Microsystems,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, pp. 3368-3371, Cancun Mexico, September 2003.
  75. S. Sengupta, B. Ziaie, and V. Barocas, “Lag After Pulsed Separation (LAPS) Meter for Complex Liquids in Microfluidic Systems,” Proceedings of the Micro TAS, pp. 583-586, Squaw Valley, CA, October 2003.
  76. M. Lei, A. Baldi, T. Pan, Y. Gu, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “Batch Integration of Stimuli-Sensitive Hydrogels in MEMS Microstructures with Environmental Exposure,” Proceedings of the Micro TAS, pp. 351-354, Squaw Valley, CA, October 2003.
  77. A. Bayrashev and B. Ziaie, “Remote Low Frequency Powering of Microsystems using Piezoelectric-Magnetostrictive Laminate Composites,” Proceedings, 12th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1707-1710, Boston, USA, June 2003.
  78. T. Pan, W. Zheng, M. Lei, and B. Ziaie, “A Remotely Adjustable Check-Valve Array with an Electrochemical Release Mechanism for Implantable Biomedical Applications,” Proceedings, 12th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 115-118, Boston, USA, June 2003.
  79. A. Baldi, M. Lei, Y. Gu, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “An Environmentally Responsive Microflow Controller with Double Side Tethered Structure for the Entrapment of Hydrogel,” Proceedings 16th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 84-87, Jan. 2003, Kyoto, Japan.
  80. T. Pan, D. J. Brown, and B. Ziaie, “A Microfluidic Testbed with Nanopore Membranes for In-Vitro Simulations of Flow Characteristics of Glaucoma drainage Devices,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, pp. 1830-1831, Houston, TX, October 2002.
  81. W. Choi, T. Pan, A. Baldi, and B. Ziaie, “Tissue Temperature Measurement and Heat Transfer Mechanisms for Inductively Powered Implantable Microsystems,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, pp. 1838-1839, Houston, TX, October 2002.
  82. M. N. De Silva, A. Baldi, J. N. Fass, B. Ziaie, and D. J. Odde, “Simultaneous Neurite Elicitation and Elongation from Neurons Using a Microfabricated Post Array,” Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS, pp. 1706-1707, Houston, TX, October 2002.
  83. A. Baldi, W. Choi, and B. Ziaie, “A Micromachined Self-Resonant Frequency-Modulated Passive Pressure Transensor,” Proceedings IEEE Sensors, pp. 960-963, Orlando, FL, Jun2 2002.
  84. S. Sengupta, B. Ziaie, and V. H. Barocas, ”A Separator-Analyzer Flowmeter for Complex Liquids in Microfluidic Systems,” Proceedings 2nd Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, pp. 518-522, Madison, WS, May 2002.
  85. Y. Gu, A. Baldi, B. Ziaie, and R. Siegel, “Modulation of Drug Delivery Rate by Hydrogel-Incorporating MEMS Devices,” Proceedings 2nd Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, pp. 406-409, Madison, WS, May 2002.
  86. A. Baldi, J. N. Fass, M. N. De Silva, D. Odde, and B. Ziaie, “A Microtool for In-Vitro Cell Array Manipulation,” Proceedings 2nd Annual Int. IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conf. on Microtechnology in Medicine and Biology, pp. 180-183, Madison, WS, May 2002.
  87. Y. Gu, A. Baldi, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Micromachined, Hydrogel-Gated Smart Flow Controller,” Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp.  130-133, Hilton Head, SC, June 2002.
  88. S. Sengupta, V. H. Barocas, and B. Ziaie, “A Separator-Analyzer Flow-Meter for Complex Fluids in Micro-Fluidic Systems,” Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 321, 324, Hilton Head, SC, June 2002.
  89. A. Baldi, Y. Gu, P. E. Loftness, R. A. Siegel, and B. Ziaie, “A Hydrogel-Actuated Smart Microvalve with a Porous Diffusion Barrier Back-Plate for Active Flow Control,” Proceedings 15th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 419-422, Jan. 2002, Las Vegas, NV.
  90. A. Bayrashev and B. Ziaie, “Silicon Wafer Bonding with an Insulator Interlayer Using RF Dielectric Heating,” Proceedings 15th. Int. IEEE Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 105-108, Jan. 2002, Las Vegas, NV.
  91. E. Cavusgil, Y. Gu, P. Loftness, B. Ziaie, and R. Siegel, "Synthesis and Confinement of a Hydrogel Within a Micromachined Cavity," 28th International Symposium on Controlled release of Bioactive Materials, June 2001, San Diego.
  92. R. A. Siegel, B. Ziaie, Y. Gu, and A. Baldi, “Integrated Sensing and Delivery of Insulin without the Requirement of Power Supply,” Diabetes Technology Meeting, Page A-53, Nov. 2001, San Francisco, CA.
  93. S. Sengupta, B. Ziaie, and V. H. Brocas, ” A Separator-Analyzer Flow-meter for Complex Fluid Flow in Micro-channels,” Proceedings of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, November 2001, Reno, NV.
  94. B. Ziaie, and K. Najafi, "Implantable Wireless Microsystems for Space Applications," NASA Bioastronautics Workshop, January 2001, Houston Texas.
  95. P. Mohseni, K. Nagarajan, B. Ziaie, and S. B. Crary, “Robotics at the Interface of Microsystems Technology and Biology: Biobotics,” Proceeding of the Russian-Academy-Workshop on Robotics and Automation, pp. 78-82, Moscow, Nov. 1999.
  96. B. Ziaie, T. W. Wu, N. Kocaman, K. Najafi, and D. J. Anderson, “An Implantable Pressure Sensor Cuff for Tonometric Blood Pressure Measurement,” Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 216-219, Hilton Head, SC, June 1998.
  97. B. Ziaie, K. Najafi, and David J. Anderson, “A Low-Power Miniature Transmitter Using a Low-Loss Silicon Platform for Biotelemetry,” Proc. 19th Ann. Conf., IEEE-EMBS, pp. 2221-2224, Chicago, 1997.
  98. B. Ziaie, N. K. Kocaman, and K. Najafi, “A Generic Micromachined Silicon Platform for Low-Loss Low-Power Transceivers,” Proceedings, 9th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 257-260, Chicago, USA, June 1997.
  99. B. Ziaie, J. A. Von Arx, and K. Najafi, “A Micro-Fabricated Planar High-Current IrOx Stimulating Microelectrode,” Proc. 18th Ann. Conf., IEEE-EMBS, pp. 270-271, Amsterdam, 1996.
  100. T. Akin, B. Ziaie, and K. Najafi, "A Modular Micromachined High-Density Connector for Implantable Biomedical Systems," Proceedings 9th. Int. IEEE Workshop on Microelectromechanical Systems, pp. 497-502, Feb. 1996, San Diego, CA.
  101. J. Von Arx, B. Ziaie, M. Dokmeci, and K. Najafi, “Hermeticity Testing of Glass Silicon Packages with High-Density On-Chip Feedthroughs,” Proceedings, 8th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators, 244-247, Stockholm, Sweden, June 1995.
  102. M. Nardin, B. Ziaie, J. Von Arx, A. R. Coghlan, M. Dokmeci, and K. Najafi, “An Inductively Powered Microstimulator for Functional Neuromuscular Stimulation,” Proceedings 13th International Symposium on Biotelemetry, pp. 99-104, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, March 1995.
  103. B. Ziaie, M. Nardin, J. Von Arx, and K. Najafi, "A Hermetic Packaging Technology with Multiple Feedthroughs for Integrated Sensors and Actuators," Proceedings, 7th Int. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 450-453,  Yokohama, Japan, June 1993.
  104. B. Ziaie, M. Nardin, J. Von Arx, and K. Najafi, "A Single Channel Implantable Microstimulator for Functional Neuromuscular Stimulation," Proceedings, 7th Int. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 266-269, Yokohama, Japan, June 1993.
  105. B. Ziaie, Y. Gianchandani, and K. Najafi, "A High-Current IrOx Thin-Film Neuromuscular Microstimulator," Proceedings, 6th Int. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 124-127, San Francisco, June 1991.
  106. T. Akin, B. Ziaie, and K. Najafi, "RF Telemetry Powering and Control of Hermetically-Sealed Integrated Sensors and Actuators," Digest, Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, pp. 145-148, Hilton Head, SC, June 1990.