Chemosensors — Editors


Dr. Igor Medintz
Laboratory for Biosensors and Biomaterials, Center for Biomolecular Science & Engineering, United States Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C. USA
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Interests: nanoparticle-biological interface, energy transfer, FRET, biosensing, enzymatic catalysis at a nanoparticle interface, nanoparticle-based cellular imaging
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Prof. Dr. Franz L. Dickert
Associate Editor
Chemical Sensors and Optical Molecular Spectroscopy, Institute of Analytical Chemistry, University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
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Interests: chemical sensors; physical sensors; metrology; supramolecular chemistry; molecular imprinting; molecular recognition; intermolecular interactions; anisotropic phases; physicochemical basis of sensors
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Russ Algar
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia, 2036 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z1, Canada
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Interests: fluorescence; resonance energy transfer; assays, imaging; biosensing; point-of-care diagnostics; nanoparticles; enzymes; nucleic acids; surface chemistry
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Special Issue: FRET Biosensors (Sensors)
Prof. Dr. Russell Binions
School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK
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Interests: chemical vapour deposition; functional metal oxide films; metal oxide semiconductor; gas sensors; chromogenic materials; photocatalysis; nanocomposite thin films
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Special Issue: Chemical Vapor Sensing (Chemosensors)
Special Issue: Sensors for Environmental Monitoring 2016 (Sensors)
Special Issue: Advances in Chromogenic Thin Films (Coatings)
Prof. Dr. Johan Bobacka
Process Chemistry Centre, c/o Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry, Åbo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FI-20500 Åbo-Turku, Finland
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Interests: chemical sensors; ion-selective electrodes; solid-contact ises, conducting polymers; potentiometry
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Special Issue: Ionophore-Based Potentiometric Sensors (Chemosensors)
Prof. Rabah Boukherroub
Institute of Electronics, Microelectronics and Nanotechnology (IEMN, UMR CNRS 8560), Avenue Poincaré – CS60069, 59652 Villeneuve d'Ascq Cedex, France
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Interests: materials science; surface chemistry; biosensors; lab-on-chip devices; electrochemistry; SPR; Mass spectrometry
Dr. Dale Brownson
Manchester Metropolitan University, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Manchester, United Kingdom
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Interests: electrochemistry; electron transfer; sensors; nanotechnology; fundamental characterization of 2D materials (including graphene); Energy generation and storage
Prof. Dr. Luigi Campanella
Department of Chemistry, University of Rome “Sapienza”, P.le A. Moro 5, Rome 00185, Italy
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Interests: urban pollution; oxidative stress; cultural heritage; field effect transistor; integral toxicity
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Special Issue: Application of Biosensor Technology to Cultural Heritage (Biosensors)
Special Issue: Next-Generation Immunosensors (Biosensors)
Special Issue: The Applications of Sensors and Biosensors in Investigating Drugs, Nutraceuticals and Foods (Sensors)
Prof. Dr. Huan-Tsung Chang
Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
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Interests: nanoscience; green chemistry; fluorescence; sensors; surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy; mass spectrometry; separation sciences; fuel cells
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Special Issue: Metal Nanoparticles in Chemical Sensors (Chemosensors)
Special Issue: Nanomaterials-Based New Techniques, New Drugs, and Antibacterial Reagents (International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health)
Prof. Dr. ZhongYang (Z.-Y.) Cheng
Materials Research and Education Center, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
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Interests: actuators (artificial muscle); transducers; sensors (viscosity, acoustic, …); MEMS/NEMS; biosensors for pathogen detection and food safety; piezoelectric, magnetostrictive, electrical, and electrochemical based
Prof. Dr. Elisabetta Comini
Sensor Lab, Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia and CNR INO, Via Valotti 9, 25133 Brescia, Italy
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Interests: metal oxides; nanowires; chemical sensors; gas sensors
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Special Issue: Nanostructured Materials for Chemical Sensing Applications (Materials)
Special Issue: Ultrathin Two-dimensional (2D) Nanomaterials (Materials)
Special Issue: Hierarchical Nanostructures for Gas Sensors (Chemosensors)
Prof. Dr. Dario Compagnone
Università degli Studi di Teramo, Agriculture and Environment, Teramo, Italy
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Interests: electrochemical sensors; enzyme sensors; affinity sensing; rapid methods in food quality and safety; sample preparation; nanomaterial-based sensing; gas sensor arrays for detection of VOCs
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Special Issue: Chemosensors and Biosensors for Food Quality and Safety (Chemosensors)
Prof. Brian Cullum
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, USA
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Interests: plasmonics; surface enhanced raman scattering; nanosensing; nano-imaging; chemical imaging; photoacoustic sensing; biophotonics
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Special Issue: Advances in Chemical Imaging and its Applications (Chemosensors)
Prof. Dr. Sherif A. El-Safty
Faculty of Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing, University of Sunderland, St Peter's Campus, Sunderland, SR6 0DD, United Kingdom
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Interests: mesoporous; nanoengineering designs; nanoscience; optical sensors, removal, detection, green chemistry; catalysts, nonofilters; chemotherapy
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Special Issue: Nanosensors (Chemosensors)
Prof. Dr. Jean-Francois Feller
Smart Plastics group leader, IRDL CNRS 3744-UBS, Bretagne Loire University, Christiaan Huygens Research Center, Saint-Maudé street, F56321 Lorient Cedex, France
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Interests: smart materials; conductive polymer nanocomposites; chemo-, piezo-, thermo-resistive sensors; e-noses; piezo-electrical; eco-plastics
Prof. Dr. H. James Harmon
Emeritus Professor Physics Department, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078-3072, USA
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Interests: enzyme-based real-time chemical sensors; receptor-based real-time biological sensors; optical sensors; porphyrins and porphyrin-based sensors; nanolayer thin-film sensors; absorbance/fluorescence/evanescent spectroscopy; multiphoton absorbance; photocatalytic degradation of compounds by porphyrins
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Special Issue: Improving Enzyme-Based Sensors with Innovative Materials and Techniques (Chemosensors)
Prof. Dr. Niko Hildebrandt
NanoBioPhotonics, Institut d’Electronique Fondamentale, Université Paris-Sud 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
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Interests: FRET; spectroscopy; imaging; diagnostics; immunoassays; multiplexing; biosensing; lanthanides; quantum dots; time-gating
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Special Issue: Sensing with Quantum Dots (Sensors)
Special Issue: FRET Biosensors (Sensors)
Prof. Takeo Hyodo
Graduate School of Engineering, Nagasaki University, 1-14 Bunkyo-machi, Nagasaki 852-8521, Japan
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Interests: Ceramic gas sensors; mesoporous and macroporous materials
Dr. Fatih Inci
Department of Radiology, Canary Center at Stanford for Cancer Early Detection, Stanford University School of Medicine, 3155 Porter Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
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Interests: microfluidics; lab-on-a-chip; plasmonic biosensors; bionanotechnology; nanoplasmonics; wearable sensors; infectious diseases; HIV/AIDS; cancer research; personalized medicine; point of care diagnostics; mobile health; global health; biomedical engineering; molecular diagnostics; telemedicine
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Special Issue: Novel Biosensing Platforms for Disease Diagnosis: Translation of Lab-based Technologies into Clinical Settings (Biosensors)
Prof. Dr. Huangxian Ju
Director, State Key Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry for Life Science, Department of Chemistry, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, China
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Interests: immunosensors; electrochemical sensors; chemically modified electrodes; biosensors; electroanalysis
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Special Issue: Papers presented at I3S2004, Nanjing (Sensors)
Special Issue: Nanobiosensing for Sensors (Sensors)
Prof. Dr. Norbert Klein
Professor of Electromagnetic Materials Director of Imperial’s Centre for Terahertz Science and Engineering Department of Materials, Imperial College London South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
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Interests: microwave-to-terahertz sensors for liquids; sensor systems for airport security; microfluidic sensor systems for biomedical applications; dielectric and photonic resonators for sensors and wireless communication; plasmonic structures for sensor applications; electromagnetic characterization of nanomatrials; terahertz devices based on 2D materials
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Special Issue: Electromagnetic Sensors for Health, Security, Industrial Processing and Quality Control (Chemosensors)
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Knoll
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Donau-City-Strasse 1, 1220 Vienna, Austria
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Interests: surface optical techniques/Integrated optics/Nonlinear optics; organic/polymeric ultra-thin films/ monolayers; membrane biophysics; supramolecular chemistry at interfaces; nanostructures; biosensor development
Dr. Andrei Kolmakov
Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST 100 Bureau Drive, Bldg. 216/Rm.B117, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-6204, USA
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Interests: chemical sensing and catalysis with low dimensional materials; fabrication of novel nanostructures; materials and devices for sensing; In situ/in vivo Imaging and spectroscopy of working nanostructures and devices using SEM; SPEM; PEEM and STM/AFM techniques
Prof. Dr. Jong-Heun Lee
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, 136-713, Korea
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Interests: oxide semiconductor gas sensors; hierarchical and hollow oxide nanostructures for chemical sensing; low-dimensional oxide nanostructures for chemical sensing; automotive exhaust gas sensors; electrochemical gas sensors using oxide electrolytes
Prof. Dr Yu-Lung Lo
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Nanotechnology and Microsystem Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
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Interests: optical sensors; quantum dots sensors; nanostructures for chemical sensing; fluorescence sensors; biosensors
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Special Issue: Photonic Sensors for Biological and Chemical Measurements (Chemosensors)
Prof. Dr. Jean-Louis Marty
BAE (Biosensor Analysis Environment), Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, 52 avenue Paul Alduy, 66860 Perpignan CEDEX France
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Interests: electrochemical and optical biosensors; environment and agro food fields; pollutants and toxins; screen printed electrodes; aptamers
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Special Issue: Sensors for Toxic and Pathogen Detection (Sensors)
Special Issue: Advanced Sensors for Toxins (Toxins)
Dr. Andrew Mayes
University of East Anglia, School of Chemistry, Norwich, UK
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Interests: sensors and analytical devices based on hierarchically-structured nanomaterials; sensors based on RGB imaging of colourimetric responses; molecularly imprinted polymers and sensors based on them; applications of luminescent and magnetic nanoparticles in analysis and drug delivery
Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllen
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Ackermannweg 10, D-55128 Mainz, Germany
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Interests: new polymer-forming reactions including methods of organometallic chemistry; multi-dimensional polymers with complex shape-persistent architectures; functional polymeric networks, in particular for catalytic purposes; dyes and laser writing into polymers; chemistry and physics of single molecules; molecular materials with liquid crystalline properties for electronic and optoelectronic devices; materials for lithium or hydrogen storage; biosynthetic hybrids; nanocomposites
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Special Issue: New Polymer Synthesis Reactions (Polymers)
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Neri
Department of Engineering, University of Messina, 98166 Messina, Italy
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Interests: synthesis of novel sensing materials; nanostructured materials for chemical and electrochemical sensing; metal oxide semiconductor-based gas sensors; biosensors; fabrication of chemical sensors; environmental sensors; automotive gas sensors; biomedical sensors
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Special Issue: Solid State Gas Sensors (Chemosensors)
Special Issue: Novel 2D-Inorganic Materials for Gas Sensing (Chemosensors)
Topical Collection: Gas Sensors (Sensors)
Special Issue: Non-Invasive Biomedical Sensors (Sensors)
Prof. Dr. Robert O'Neill
UCD School of Chemistry, Science Centre (South), Belfield, Dublin D04 N2E5, Ireland
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Interests: biosensors; brain monitoring; neurotransmitters; carbon paste electrodes; carbon fibre electrodes; ascorbic acid glutamate; dopamine; poly(phenylenediamine); polymer-modified electrodes; enzyme-modified electrodes
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Special Issue: Amperometric Sensors and Techniques for Neurochemical Monitoring (Sensors)
Prof. Dr. Tung-Ming Pan
Department of Electronics Engineering, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen-Hwa Road, Kwei-Shan Tao-Yuan, 333, Taiwan
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Interests: advanced CMOS process technology; high-k dielectric material; flash memories; thin-film transistors; pH ion sensitive field-effect-transisotrs; biosenors; biomaterials; nano-scale device reliability
Prof. Dr. Krishna Persaud
University of Manchester, School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, Manchester, United Kingdom
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Prof. Dr. Norman Mark Ratcliffe
Centre for Research in Analytical, Materials, and Sensor Sciences, University of the West of England, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY, UK
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Interests: volatile analysis; sensor and device fabrication and testing of commercial sensors; aerospace industry; molecular electronics; nuclear industry
Prof. Dr. Renata Reisfeld
Enrique Berman Professor of Solar Energy Institute of Chemistry The Hebrew University of Jerusalem E. Safra Campus, Givat Ram 91904 Jerusalem, Israel
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Interests: luminescent solar concentrators for decreasing the price of photovoltaic electricity; interaction of nanoparticles with luminescent species; anti-reflecting coating; sol-gel glasses; sol gel based optical materials; SPECROSCOPY of lantanides nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Andreas Richter
Polymeric Microsystems, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden 01062, Germany
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Interests: microsystems; system integration; microfluidics; chemical sensors and sensor systems; imaging systems; energy harvesting; actuator systems; intrinsically active polymers; chemical information processing
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Special Issue: Hydrogel-Based Chemosensors (Chemosensors)
Special Issue: Polymeric Microsystems (Micromachines)
Prof. Dr. Yoon-Bo Shim
Department of Chemistry and Institute of BioPhysio Sensor Technology, Pusan National University, Busan 609-735, Korea
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Interests: chemical and bio sensors; conductive polymers; spectroelectrochemistry; electron transfer process; bioelectronics; battery system; analysis of trace pollutants
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Special Issue: Electrochemical Sensors Based on Conductive Polymers (Sensors)
Prof. Dr. Ronald A. Siegel
Departments of Pharmaceutics and Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
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Interests: polymers; hydrogels; sensing in drug delivery; enzymatic systems
Prof. Dr. Pi-Guey Su
Department of Chemistry, Chinese Culture University, Taipei 111, Taiwan
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Interests: synthesis of nanocomposite, semiconductor metal oxide, polyelectrolyte polymer, molecular imprinted sol-gel polymer sensing- materials; fabrication of chemical sensors, such as humidity sensors, gas sensors (NH3, NO2, H2, CH4 etc.); fabrication of flexible chemical sensors by layer-by-layer self-assembled; humidity standard technology; smart sensors and sensing system
Prof. Dr. Weihong Tan Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
Center for Research at the Bio/Nano Interface, Department of Chemistry and Physiology and Functional Genomics, University of Florida Genetics Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-7200, USA
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Prof. Dr. Yu-Chen Tsai
Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuo-Kuang Road, Taichung, 402 Taiwan
Interests: electrochemical devices; biosensors; sensors; carbon nanotubes; graphene
Prof. Dr. Paolo Ugo
Department of Molecular Sciences and Nanosystems, University Ca’ Foscari of Venice, Santa Marta 2137, 30123 Venice, Italy
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Interests: environmental electroanalysis; ion-exchange voltammetry; nanoelectrochemistry; electrochemical immunosensors; modified electrodes
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Special Issue: Electrochemical Sensors for Environmental and Food Analysis (Chemosensors)
Special Issue: Electrochemical Immunosensors and Aptasensors (Chemosensors)
Special Issue: Advanced Sensors Based on Carbon Electrodes (Sensors)
Dr. Alain Walcarius
Laboratory of Physical Chemistry and Microbiology for Materials and the Environment (LCPME, UMR7564 CNRS - Université de Lorraine), 405 rue de Vandoeuvre, 54600 Villers-les-Nancy, France
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Interests: electrochemical sensors; sol-gel modified electrodes; thin films; mesoporous materials
Prof. Tatsuo Yoshinobu
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tohoku University, 6-6-05 Aramaki Aza Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-8579, Japan
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Interests: chemical sensors; chemical imaging sensor; light-addressable potentiometric sensor
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