Special Issue "Electroporation Systems and Applications"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2021).
Related Special Issue: Electroporation Systems and Applications: Volume II
Interests: bioelectromagnetics; bioelectronics; high-power electronics; electromagnetic field effects; electroporation
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Electroporation is a phenomenon of biological cell membrane permeabilization triggered by a pulsed electric field, and is accompanied by the electro-transfer of target molecules inside or outside the cell. It is widely used in biomedicine, food processing, biotechnology, and other applied sciences. Depending on the electric field parameters, a variety of electroporation-mediated biological effects can be triggered requiring state-of-the-art technological platforms for pulse generation, metrology, and application. As a result, the development of electroporation systems is constantly performed, and the array of applications is systemically expanded. This Special Issue is dedicated to all aspects of applied electroporation research and the development of pulsed power devices.
Dr. Vitalij Novickij
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- cell membrane permeability
- electric field effects
- drug delivery
- microbial inactivation
- food processing and preservation
- pulsed power devices
- high-voltage generators
- irreversible electroporation
- tissue ablation
- lipid pores
- nanosecond and microsecond pulses
- electric field processing
- extraction of molecules
- pulsed treatment
- biomass processing
- non-thermal processing