Effect of the Flexural Rigidity of a Piezoelectric Thin-Film on the Neonatal Rat Cardiomyocytes Maturation

Hsu, Yu-Hsiang ;   Lin, Yu-Huan ;   Chou, Han-Yi E. ;   Chen, Li-Yu ;   Shen, Jia-Wei

Tags BioMEMSLab-on-ChipTissue engineering

In this paper, a piezoelectric Polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) transducer for the mechanical detection of cardiomycytes is presented. In order...

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The Development of an Optopiezoelectric Micropump for Microfluidic Applications

Wang, Hsin-Hu ;   Lee, Chih-Kung ;   Hsu, Yu-Hsiang

Tags MicrofluidicsMicrofabricationLab-on-Chip

In this paper, we present a polymer-based piezoelectric micropump that can be selectively activated and controlled by a masked light source....

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