FLUIDICS

SOFT MATTER

DIGITAL FABRICATION

  • Microfluidics
  • Low-cost microfluidic devices
  • Vasculature-inspired fluidics
  • Tissue engineering
  • Shape memory polymers
  • Soft robotics
  • Flexible devices
  • 3D printing of edible materials
  • Direct ink writing (DIW) 3D printing
  • Liquid-in-liquid 3D printing
  • Ink rheology design
  • Bioprinting

Recent Post

Book Chapter on Design and Fabrication of Microfluidic Devices Published

Book Chapter on Design and Fabrication of Microfluidic Devices Published

A book chapter on design and fabrication of microfluidic devices is published. We discussed recent progress of fabrication of microfluidic devices with design thinking approach. Congratulations Terry leading another fantastic work, and thanks Yi-Chin for…

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Opinion on Translation of Organ-on-a-chip Platforms Published

Opinion on Translation of Organ-on-a-chip Platforms Published

An opinion article on the organ-on-a-chip platforms was published in Trends in Pharmacological Sciences (TIPS). This article discussed the recent advance in organ-on-a-chip platforms and their academia-to-industry translation. Terry led the efforts co-supervised by Yi-Chin…

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Paper on Liquid Metal Antenna Published

Paper on Liquid Metal Antenna Published

Kento’s paper on the liquid metal antenna on the ultra-deformable substrate was published. We developed a liquid-metal-based flexible antenna for tissue-interfaced biomedical applications. Coil-shape microchannels were 3D-printed on a thin elastomeric film and Galinstan (a…

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Paper on microstructures fabricated by PolyJet printer published

Paper on microstructures fabricated by PolyJet printer published

Sindhu’s paper on micromolds fabricated by Polyjet printer is published. The fidelity of Polyjet printing is known to be affected by reflow and spreading of photoresin. In this work, we studied the deviations in both…

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Paper on 3D-PAD published

Paper on 3D-PAD published

James’s paper on 3D paper-based analytical device (3D-PAD) is published. We developed a method to apply fused-deposition modeling 3D printing to integrate 3D features with cellulose-based paper-based fluidic platform. As a demonstration, we have shown…

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Paper on freeform polymer precipitation published

Paper on freeform polymer precipitation published

Rahul’s paper on freeform polymer precipitation (FPP) is published. We developed a method to 3D print freeform structures of thermoplastics in microparticulate gels. The microparticulate gels provided dual functions – physical support and environment for…

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