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author = {Haci, D and Liu, Y and Nikolic, K and Demarchi, D and Constandinou, TG and Georgiou, P},
doi = {10.1109/BIOCAS.2018.8584664},
pages = {655--658},
publisher = {IEEE},
title = {Thermally controlled lab-on-PCB for biomedical applications},
url = {},
year = {2018}

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AB - This paper reports on the implementation andcharacterisation of a thermally controlled device forin vitrobiomedical applications, based on standard Printed Circuit Board(PCB) technology. This is proposed as a low cost alternativeto state-of-the-art microfluidic devices and Lab-on-Chip (LoC)platforms, which we refer to as the thermal Lab-on-PCB concept.In total, six different prototype boards have been manufacturedto implement as many mini-hotplate arrays. 3D multiphysicssoftware simulations show the thermal response of the modelledmini-hotplate boards to electrical current stimulation, highlight-ing their versatile heating capability. A comparison with theresults obtained by the characterisation of the fabricated PCBsdemonstrates the dual temperature sensing/heating property ofthe mini-hotplate, exploitable in a larger range of temperaturewith respect to the typical operating range of LoC devices. Thethermal system is controllable by means of external off-the-shelfcircuitry designed and implemented on a single-channel controlboard prototype.
AU - Haci,D
AU - Liu,Y
AU - Nikolic,K
AU - Demarchi,D
AU - Constandinou,TG
AU - Georgiou,P
DO - 10.1109/BIOCAS.2018.8584664
EP - 658
PY - 2018///
SP - 655
TI - Thermally controlled lab-on-PCB for biomedical applications
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