swissnex India is supporting the International Conference on MEMS and Sensors (ICMEMSS 2014) organised by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT Madras) in Chennai. The main objective of this conference is to provide a forum for researchers to interact and exchange information about their activities in the area of MEMS and Sensors. The conference will consist of plenary/invited talks by eminent researchers in the field. The emphasis of this conference is on applications and devices.
swissnex India is inviting Prof. Martinus Gijs from EPFL, Switzerland to deliver a talk on ‘ Microfluidics for sensitive biomarker analysis and accurate cancer diagnosis’ at the conference. Prof. Martinus will also give a lecture at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore on 15th December.
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Prof. Gijs Martinus
Prof. Martin A. M. Gijs presently is a professor in the Institute of Microengineering, where he is responsible for the Microsystems Technology Group. His main interests are in developing technologies for novel magnetic devices, new microfabrication technologies for microsystems fabrication in general and the development and use of microfluidics for biomedical applications in particular. He is in the editorial board of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics and the Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. He has published over 200 papers in peer-reviewed journals and holds over 20 patents.