December 2017, Volume 11, Issue 6

Fully Integrated Optical Spectrometer in Visible and Near-IR in CMOS
Lingyu Hong; Kaushik Sengupta

Hybrid CMOS-Graphene Sensor Array for Subsecond Dopamine Detection
Bayan Nasri; Ting Wu; Abdullah Alharbi; Kae-Dyi You; Mayank Gupta; Sunit P Sebastian; Roozbeh Kiani; Davood Shahrjerdi

A Subcubic Millimeter Wireless Implantable Intraocular Pressure Monitor Microsystem
Hansraj Bhamra; Jui-Wei Tsai; Yu-Wen Huang; Quan Yuan; Jay V. Shah; Pedro Irazoqui

A 135-mW Fully Integrated Data Processor for Next-Generation Sequencing
Yi-Chung Wu; Chia-Hua Chang; Jui-Hung Hung; Chia-Hsiang Yang

Ultrasonic Electric Scalpels Based on a Sliding-Mode Controller With an Auxiliary PLL Frequency Discriminator
Xiaosen Liu; Adrian I. Colli-Menchi; Edgar Sánchez-Sinencio

An Energy-Efficient Antenna Impedance Detection Using Electrical Balance for Single-Step On-Chip Tunable Matching in Wearable/Implantable Applications
Minyoung Song; Chuang Lu; Ao Ba; Xiaoyan Wang; Yao-Hong Liu; Kenichi Shibata; Christian Bachmann; Kathleen Philips

A Fully Integrated Dual-Channel On-Coil CMOS Receiver for Array Coils in 1.5–10.5 T MRI
Benjamin Sporrer; Lianbo Wu; Luca Bettini; Christian Vogt; Jonas Reber; Josip Marjanovic; Thomas Burger; David O. Brunner; Klaas P. Pruessmann; Gerhard Tröster; Qiuting Huang

Guest Editorial—Special Issue on Selected Papers From IEEE BioCAS 2016
M. Delgado-Restituto; P. Mohseni; J. Ohta

Assimilation of Biophysical Neuronal Dynamics in Neuromorphic VLSI
Jun Wang; Daniel Breen; Abraham Akinin; Frédéric Broccard; Henry D. I. Abarbanel; Gert Cauwenberghs

An Ultralow Leakage Synaptic Scaling Homeostatic Plasticity Circuit With Configurable Time Scales up to 100 ks
Ning Qiao; Chiara Bartolozzi; Giacomo Indiveri

Energy Analysis of Decoders for Rakeness-Based Compressed Sensing of ECG Signals
Fabio Pareschi; Mauro Mangia; Daniele Bortolotti; Andrea Bartolini; Luca Benini; Riccardo Rovatti; Gianluca Setti

A Streaming PCA VLSI Chip for Neural Data Compression
Tong Wu; Wenfeng Zhao; Hongsun Guo; Hubert H. Lim; Zhi Yang

Tunable and Lightweight On-Chip Event Detection for Implantable Bladder Pressure Monitoring Devices
Robert Karam; Steve J. A. Majerus; Dennis J. Bourbeau; Margot S. Damaser; Swarup Bhunia

Design and Experimental Verification of a 0.19 V 53 μW 65 nm CMOS Integrated Supply-Sensing Sensor With a Supply-Insensitive Temperature Sensor and an Inductive-Coupling Transmitter for a Self-Powered Bio-sensing System Using a Biofuel Cell
Atsuki Kobayashi; Kei Ikeda; Yudai Ogawa; Hiroyuki Kai; Matsuhiko Nishizawa; Kazuo Nakazato; Kiichi Niitsu

A Thermally Powered ISFET Array for On-Body pH Measurement
Matthew Douthwaite; Ermis Koutsos; David C. Yates; Paul D. Mitcheson; Pantelis Georgiou

A 7 ke-SD-FWC 1.2 e-RMS Temporal Random Noise 128×256 Time-Resolved CMOS Image Sensor With Two In-Pixel SDs for Biomedical Applications
Min-Woong Seo; Shoji Kawahito

A 64-Channel Versatile Neural Recording SoC With Activity-Dependent Data Throughput
Yan Liu; Song Luan; Ian Williams; Adrien Rapeaux; Timothy G. Constandinou

A 410-nW Efficient QRS Processor for Mobile ECG Monitoring in 0.18-μm CMOS
Peng Li; Xu Zhang; Ming Liu; Xiaohui Hu; Bo Pang; Zhaolin Yao; Hanjun Jiang; Hongda Chen

Feasibility Study on Active Back Telemetry and Power Transmission Through an Inductive Link for Millimeter-Sized Biomedical Implants
Pyungwoo Yeon; S. Abdollah Mirbozorgi; Jaemyung Lim; Maysam Ghovanloo

Guest Editorial Special Issue on Microfluidics Engineering for Point-of-Care Diagnostics
M. Bucolo; J. Guo; M. Intaglietta; W. K. T. Coltro

Droplet Size-Aware and Error-Correcting Sample Preparation Using Micro-Electrode-Dot-Array Digital Microfluidic Biochips
Zipeng Li; Kelvin Yi-Tse Lai; Krishnendu Chakrabarty; Tsung-Yi Ho; Chen-Yi Lee

An Enclosed Paper Microfluidic Chip as a Sample Preconcentrator Based on Ion Concentration Polarization
Ning Liu; Dinh-Tuan Phan; Wen Siang Lew

Blood Quality Diagnostic Device Detects Storage Differences Between Donors
Vivek P. Jani; Shawn Mailo; Ali Athar; Alfredo Lucas; Alexander T. Williams; Pedro Cabrales

Double-Mode Microparticle Manipulation by Tunable Secondary Flow in Microchannel With Arc-Shaped Groove Arrays
Qianbin Zhao; Sheng Yan; Dan Yuan; Jun Zhang; Haiping Du; Gursel Alici; Weihua Li

Tapered Microfluidic for Continuous Micro-Object Separation Based on Hydrodynamic Principle
Ida Laila Ahmad; Mohd Ridzuan Ahmad; Masaru Takeuchi; Masahiro Nakajima; Yasuhisa Hasegawa

High-Throughput Separation of White Blood Cells From Whole Blood Using Inertial Microfluidics
Jun Zhang; Dan Yuan; Ronald Sluyter; Sheng Yan; Qianbin Zhao; Huanming Xia; Say Hwa Tan; Nam-Trung Nguyen; Weihua Li

Continuous Separation of White Blood Cells From Whole Blood Using Viscoelastic Effects
Justin K. S. Tan; Sung-Yong Park; Hwa Liang Leo; Sangho Kim

Miniaturized Impedance Flow Cytometer: Design Rules and Integrated Readout
Marco Carminati; Giorgio Ferrari; Michael D. Vahey; Joel Voldman; Marco Sampietro

Distinct Motion of GFP-Tagged Histone Expressing Cells Under AC Electrokinetics in Electrode-Multilayered Microfluidic Device
Jiafeng Yao; Michiko Sugawara; Hiromichi Obara; Takeomi Mizutani; Masahiro Takei

ClotChip: A Microfluidic Dielectric Sensor for Point-of-Care Assessment of Hemostasis
Debnath Maji; Michael A. Suster; Erdem Kucukal; Ujjal D. S. Sekhon; Anirban Sen Gupta; Umut A. Gurkan; Evi X. Stavrou; Pedram Mohseni

Characterization of Off-Stoichiometry Microfluidic Devices for Bioanalytical Applications
Richard Piffer Soares de Campos; Camila Dalben Madeira Campos; Gabriela Brito Almeida; José Alberto Fracassi da Silva

A Surface Acoustic Wave Pumped Lensless Microfluidic Imaging System for Flowing Cell Detection and Counting
Xiwei Huang; Umar Farooq; Jin Chen; Yakun Ge; Haijun Gao; Jiangtao Su; Xiang Wang; Shurong Dong; Ji-Kui Luo

Pressure-Aware Control Layer Optimization for Flow-Based Microfluidic Biochips
Qin Wang; Yue Xu; Shiliang Zuo; Hailong Yao; Tsung-Yi Ho; Bing Li; Ulf Schlichtmann; Yici Cai