Recent Advances in Microfluidic and Optical Biosensors

A special issue of Biosensors (ISSN 2079-6374). This special issue belongs to the section "Nano- and Micro-Technologies in Biosensors".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2024) | Viewed by 494

Special Issue Editor


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Department of Engineering and Physics, Whitworth University, Spokane, WA 99251, USA
Interests: optofluidic devices; integrated optics; 3D printing; process control; virus detection; microfluidics; waveguides; optical filters; image processing

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The development of biosensors is of great importance, a fact which has been especially evident in recent years. As is well known, biosensors have interesting applications in molecular diagnostics, medical devices, food quality control, water purity control, environmental monitoring and more. One particular approach has utilized optofluidics, alongside the integration of optics and microfluidics, to provide new methods to detect biological phenomena.

This Special Issue of Biosensors aims to publish original high-quality research papers covering the most recent advances, as well as comprehensive reviews, in the field of optofluidic biosensors. Contributions may include experimental, theoretical, numerical, and computational research. This includes, but is not limited to, microfluidic environments interrogated by optics, manipulation of liquids for optical signal processing, integrated micro-optical systems, optofluidic–fiber systems, micro-optic/fluid interaction, optofluidic manipulation of biological specimen, optofluidic detection of biological systems, new optofluidic biosensor fabrication methods, or similar topics.

Dr. Philip Measor
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

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Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Biosensors is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2700 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.

Keywords

  • optofluidic
  • microfluidic
  • integrated
  • optics
  • photonic
  • sensor
  • biosensor
  • liquid
  • waveguide
  • fiber
  • optical maniupulation
  • environment

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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