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Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Miko Elwenspoek
MESA+ Institute, University of Twente, PO box 217, NL 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Tel. D: +49 761 203 97342; NL: +31 534 893 845; Fax: D: +49 761 203 97451; NL: +31 534 893 343
Website: http://tst.ewi.utwente.nl/
E-Mail: m.c.elwenspoek@utwente.nl
Interests: MEMS; wet etching of silicon; micro- and nano fluid handling

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Joost Lötters
1 Transducers Science and Technology (TST), MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Twente, PO Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
2 Bronkhorst High-Tech BV, Nijverheidsstraat 1A, 7261 AK Ruurlo, The Netherlands
Website: http://www.utwente.nl/ewi/tst/members/
E-Mail: j.c.lotters@ewi.utwente.nl
Interests: Design, modelling, fabrication and application of microfluidic handling systems, including MEMS thermal and Coriolis flow sensors and controllers, MEMS pressure sensors, MEMS control valves and micromachined flow analysis sytems such as multiparameter flow measurement systems and micro Wobbe index meters

Assistant Managing Editor
Mr. Lang Zhou
MDPI Wuhan Office, No.6 Jingan Road, 5.5 Creative Industry Park, Floor 25th. 430064 Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
Tel. +86 27 8780 8658; Fax: +86 27 8761 2588
E-Mail: lang.zhou@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Dean M. Aslam
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, 2120 EB, Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Tel. +1 517 353 6329; Fax: +1 517 353 1980
Website: http://www.egr.msu.edu/~aslam/
Interests: neural studies using microprobes; biochemical nanosensors; polycrystalline diamond (poly-C) sensors and MEMS (Bio; RF; Packaging); hands-on Lego-robotics modules for K-12; UG and graduate teaching
Contribution: Special Issue: Technology and Applications of Carbon-Based MEMS
Special Issue: Mind-Controlled Robotics
In other journals:
Special Issue: Mind-Controlled Robotics

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Benecke
Fraunhofer Institut für Siliziumtechnologie ISIT, Fraunhoferstraße 1, D-25524 Itzehoe, Germany
Fax: +49 48 21 17 4210
Website: http://www.isit.fraunhofer.de/
Interests: MEMS; NEMS; microsystem technology; sensors; actuators; process technology; commercialization of MEMS/NEMS

Prof. Dr. Victor M. Bright
College of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, ECME 208, 427 UCB, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0427, USA
Tel. +1 303 735-1734; Fax: +1 303 492-3498
Website: http://www.colorado.edu/MCEN/people/faculty/bright.html
Interests: micro- and nano-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS); silicon micromachining; microsensors; microactuators; opto-electronics; optical, magnetic and RF microsystems; atomic-layer deposited materials; ceramic MEMS; MEMS reliability; MEMS packaging

Prof. Dr. J. Paulo Davim
Department Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Campus Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Fax: +351 234 370953
Website: http://machining.web.ua.pt/pers-davim.htm
Interests: composites; polymers and metallic alloys; tribology; biotribology; machining; micromanufacturing; sustainable manufacturing; mechanical engineering; manufacturing; materials

Prof. Dr. Nicolaas F. De Rooij
Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Laboratory (SAMLAB) School of Engineering Institute of Microengineering Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), CH-2002 Neuchatel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 32 720 5303; Fax: +41 32 720 5711
Website: http://people.epfl.ch/nico.derooij
Interests: design, micro fabrication and application of miniaturized silicon based sensors, actuators, and microsystems

Prof. Dr. Marc Desmulliez
Heriot-Watt University MIcroSystems Engineering Centre, School of Engineering & Physical Sciences, Earl Mountbatten Building, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, Scotland
Tel. +44 (0)131 451 3340; Fax: +44 (0)131 451 4155
Website: http://www.misec.hw.ac.uk/members/marc-desmulliez
Interests: microengineering; microsystems technology advanced assembly and packaging 3D manufacturing
Contribution: Special Issue: Health and Usage Monitoring Microsystems (HUMMs)

Prof. Dr. Stefan Dimov
Advanced Manufacturing Centre, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
Tel. +44-(0)121 414 7224; Fax: +44 (0) 29 2087 4003
Website: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/profiles/mechanical/dimov-stefan.aspx
Interests: micro manufacturing; micro machining; micro replication; micro milling; micro EDM; micro injection moulding; NIL; laser ablation

Dr. Maria Farsari
IESL-FORTH, 100 N.Plastira str., Vassilika Vouton 70013 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Tel. +30 2810 391342; Fax: +30 2810 391518
Website: http://www.iesl.forth.gr/people/person.aspx?id=16
Interests: nonlinear optics; nanophotonics; 3D laser printing; laser-based additive manufacturing; metamaterials
Contribution: Special Issue: Laser Micro- and Nano- Processing

Dr. Luc Fréchette
Département de Génie Mécanique, Université de Sherbrooke, 2500 Boulevard de l'Université, Sherbrooke, Québec J1K 2R1, Canada
Tel. +1 819 821 8000; Fax: +1 819 821 7163
Website: http://www.eureka.gme.usherb.ca/memslab/MEMSLab_e/
Interests: MEMS; energy conversion; micro fuel cells; microturbines; heat and vibration energy harvesting; harsh environment sensors; microfluidics; thermal management; packaging
Contribution: Special Issue: Energy Harvesting

Dr. Michael Gaitan
Enabling Devices Group, Semiconductor Electronics Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA
Tel. +1 301 975 2070
Website: http://www.nist.gov/
Interests: CMOS foundry MEMS; microrobotics; microfluidics; microheating elements; nanoparticle synthesis; metrology and standardization

Dr. Bonnie Gray
School of Engineering Science, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada
Tel. +1 778 782 6966; Fax: +1 778 782 4951
Website: http://www.sfu.ca/engineering/people/faculty/bonnie_gray.html
Interests: microfluidics; microfluidic integration; single cell microfluidics; microwells; cell trapping; surface plasmon resonance; nanocomposite polymers; biosensors; point-of-care diagnostics; microfabrication
Contribution: Special Issue: Biomedical Microdevices

Dr. Kazunori Hoshino
Biomedical Engineering Department, University of Connecticut, 260 Glenbrook Rd Unit 3247, Storrs, CT 06269-3247, USA
Tel. +1 860 486 4294; Fax: +1 860 486 2500
Interests: MEMS; nanophotonics; MEMS-based optical microscopy; organic and inorganic light emitting devices
Contribution: Special Issue: Sensors and Systems for Medical Applications and Personal Health Monitoring

Prof. Dr. Hongrui Jiang
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 3440 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Tel. +1 608 265 9418; Fax: +1 608 262 1267
Website: http://mnsa.ece.wisc.edu/
Interests: microsensors and microactuators; microfabrication technology; optical MEMS; bioMEMS; lab on chips; microfluidics; biomimetics and bioinspiration
Contribution: Special Issue: Microlenses

Prof. Dr. Sang-Gook Kim
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Room 1-310, 77 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Tel. +1 617 452 2472; Fax: +1 617 258 8742
Website: http://mit.edu/micronanosystems/www/
Interests: nanomanufacturing; carbon nanotube growth and assembly; PZT MEMS; energy harvesting; non-lithographic MEMS
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Advances in Actuators

Prof. Dr. Walter Lang
Institut für Mikrosensoren, -aktoren und -systeme (IMSAS) Universität Bremen, Otto-Hahn-Allee 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
Tel. +49 421 218 60602
Website: http://www.imsas.uni-bremen.de
Interests: sensors; microfluidic systems; sensor networks for logistic applications

Prof. Dr. Jeong-Bong Lee
Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, RL 10 The University of Texas at Dallas, 800 W. Campbell Rd., Richardson, TX 75080, USA
Tel. +1 972 883 2893; Fax: +1 972 883 6839
Website: http://www.utdallas.edu/~jblee/
Interests: biomedical MEMS; RF MEMS; nanophotonics; MEMS packaging
Contribution: Topical Collection: Lab-on-a-Chip

Prof. Dr. Wen J. Li
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Tel. +852 9172 4105
Website: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/mbe/wenjli/
Interests: micro/nano sensors; bioMEMS; electrokinetic nano-manipulation and nano-assembly
Contribution: Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 10th Annual IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (IEEE NEMS 2015)

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Linert
Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Vienna University of Technology, Getreidemarkt 9/163-AC, A-1060 Wien, Austria
Tel. +43 1588 0116 3613; Fax: +43 1588 01916 3613
Website: http://www.ias.tuwien.ac.at/WL/
Interests: thermal and optical spin-state transitions; molecular magnets; isokinetic relationships; compensation effect; material science

Dr. Stefano Mariani
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Ambientale, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
Tel. +39 02 2399 4279; Fax: +39 02 2399 4300
Website: http://www.dica.polimi.it/en/
Interests: MEMS; structural sensors; kalman filtering
Contribution: Special Issue: Modeling, Testing and Reliability Issues in MEMS Engineering 2011
In other journals:
Special Issue: Modeling, Testing and Reliability Issues in MEMS Engineering
Special Issue: Numerical Simulation of Discontinuities in Mechanics
Special Issue: Modeling, Testing and Reliability Issues in MEMS Engineering - 2009
Special Issue: Modeling, Testing and Reliability Issues in MEMS Engineering 2011
Special Issue: State-of-the-Art Sensors Technology in Italy 2012
Special Issue: Modeling, Testing and Reliability Issues in MEMS Engineering 2013
Special Issue: State-of-the-Art Sensors Technology in Italy 2014
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 1st International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications
Special Issue: Modeling, Testing and Reliability Issues in MEMS Engineering

Prof. Dr. Nam-Trung Nguyen
Queensland Micro- and Nanotechnology Centre, Griffith University, 170 Kessels Road, Brisbane, Queensland 4111, Australia
Tel. +61 7 3735 3921; Fax: +61 7 3735 8021
Website: http://www.griffith.edu.au/science-aviation/queensland-micro-nanotechnology-centre/staff/prof-nam-trung-nguyen
Interests: microfluidics; nanofluidics; lab on a chip; micro optofluidics; micro magnetofluidics
Contribution: Special Issue: Micromixers

Prof. Dr. Duc Truong Pham
Chance Professor of Engineering and Head of School, School of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
Website: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/profiles/mechanical/pham-duc.aspx
Interests: micro manufacturing; control systems; robotics; intelligent systems

Dr. Maurizio Porfiri
Six MetroTech Center, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnic School of Engineering, New York University, Office: RH507 Rogers Hall, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
Tel. +1 718 260 3681; Fax: +1 718 260 3532
Website: http://faculty.poly.edu/~mporfiri/index.htm
Interests: MEMS; sensors; actuators; composites; modeling; control systems; nonlinear dynamics

Prof. Dr. Nicola Pugno
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile, Ambientale e Meccanica Università di Trento, via Mesiano, 77 I-38123 Trento, Italy
Tel. +39 0461 282525; Fax: +39 0461 282599
Website: http://www.ing.unitn.it/~pugno/
Interests: bio-inspired hierarchical super nanomaterials; super-strong graphene, nanotubes and related bundles and composites; smart adhesion of insects, spiders and geckos and related gecko-inspired nanostructured surfaces; self-cleaning & anti-adhesive super-hydrophobic leaves and related lotus-inspired nanostructured surfaces; spider-silk and web and related spider-inspired super-tough materials and structures; design and fabrication of Nano Electro Mechanical Systems; hierarchical fibre bundle models, ropes, tissues and cellular solids; graphene nanoscrolls and related systems; nanomedicine: tumor cellular growth, nanovector therapeutics and scaffolds for the regenerative medicine; nanoindentation and related size- and shape-effects; Quantized Fracture Mechanics, in quasi-static, dynamic and fatigue regimes; Nanoscale Weibull & Fractal Statistics and related size-effects on material strength; multiscale fragmentation under impact and explosions and structural dynamics
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Advances in Bio-inspired Materials

Dr. Emmanuel Quevy
Director of MEMS engineering Silicon Laboratories 940 Stewart Drive Sunnyvale, CA 94085, USA
Tel. +1 4087021294
Interests: MEMS design; fabrication and characterization RF analog circuit design / semiconductor processing
Contribution: Special Issue: Sensors and Systems for Medical Applications and Personal Health Monitoring

Prof. Dr. Phillipe Renaud
EPFL-STI-IMT-LMIS, BM-Station 17, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Tel. +41 21 693 67 97; Fax: +41 21 693 59 50
Website: http://people.epfl.ch/philippe.renaud?lang=en
Interests: bioMEMS; microfluidics; cell chips; bioelectronics; biosensors
Contribution: Special Issue: 15 Years of SU8 as MEMS Material

Prof. Dr. Dominiek Reynaerts
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Afdeling PMA, Celestijnenlaan 300b - bus 02420, B-3001 Heverlee, Belgium
Tel. +32 163 226 40; Fax: +32 163 229 87
Interests: actuator systems, manufacturing and machine design with application focus on precision engineering, micromechanical systems, and robot assisted surgery
Contribution: Special Issue: Micro-positioning

Prof. Dr. Robert F. Richards
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Washington State University, PO Box 642920, Pullman, WA 99164-2920, USA
Tel. +1 509 335 8157; Fax: +1 509 335 4662
Website: http://www.mme.wsu.edu/people/faculty/faculty.html?richardsR
Interests: MEMS; actuators; sensors; energy conversion; micropower; heat and mass transfer
Contribution: Special Issue: Thermal Switches and Control of Heat Transfer in MEMS
In other journals:
Special Issue: Micro-Combustors

Prof. Dr. Paul D. Ronney
Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, Room OHE 430J, Viterbi School of Engineering, 3650 McClintock Ave., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-1453, USA
Tel. +1 213 740 0490; Fax: +1 213 740 8071
Website: http://ronney.usc.edu
Interests: power MEMS; heat transfer; combustion; catalysis; solid oxide fuel cells; microbial fuel cells; PEM fuel cells
Contribution: Special Issue: Power MEMS

Dr. Janak Singh
Industrial Development Manager (NanoElectronics & Photonics, MEMS), Institute of Microelectronics Singapore, 11 Science Park Road, Singapore Science Park II, 117685, Singapore
Tel. +65 67705909; Fax: +65 67731914
Website: http://www.ime.a-star.edu.sg/
Interests: MEMS; MOEMS; bioMEMS; microPCR; microCE; micromirror; actuators; MEMS FEA simulations; motion sensing in bio medical applications; MEMS optical probe; OCT imaging using MEMS optical probe

Prof. Dr. Hiroshi Toshiyoshi
Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST), The University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8904, Japan
Tel. +81-3-5452-6276; Fax: +81-3-5452-5135
Website: http://toshi.iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp/toshilab/
Interests: optical and RF-MEMS; power MEMS; integrated MEMS; large area MEMS; microactuators; surface micromachining; bulk micromachining

Prof. Dr. Fan-Gang Tseng
Department of Engineering and System Science, National Tsing Hua University, #101, Sec. 2, Kuang-Fu Road, 30013 Hsinchu, Taiwan
Tel. +886 3 5715131 ext. 34270; Fax: +886 3 5733054
Website: http://www2.ess.nthu.edu.tw/~fangang/eg_about_us.htm
Interests: BioNEMS; micro/nanofluidic systems; bio-nanoseonsors; single cell analysis; single molecule detection
Contribution: Special Issue: Micro/Nanofluidic Devices for Single Cell Analysis
In other journals:
Special Issue: Single Cell Analysis in Biotechnology and Systems Biology

Prof. Dr. Igor Tsukrov
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
Tel. +1 603 862 2086; Fax: +1 603 862 1865
Website: http://www.unh.edu/mechanical-engineering/me-faculty-staff/tsukrov_igor
Interests: micromechanics and fracture of composite materials; computational solid mechanics; finite element method; ocean engineering
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Micromechanics and Microengineering

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