Projects by ISS Program Students

2010 ISS Graduate Orientation

 

PhD Projects

Energy recovery in thermoelectric systems optimized by microfluidics

Francois Rozieres, Mechanical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Luc Frechette, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Paper-based microfluidic biosensors for multiplexed, autonomous detection of disease markers

Hao Fu, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Xinyu Liu, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Front-end electronics for a 3D integrated single photon counting module for time-of-flight measurements in positron emission tomography

Frederic Nolet, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Design an APD based PET scanner compatible with MRI for dog and human brain

Narjes Moghdam, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Réjean Fontaine, Département de génie électrique et génie informatique

Evaluating the usage of Nanosensors on Digital Musical Instruments

Jeronimo Costa, Music Technology, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Marcelo.M.Wanderley, Department of Music Technology

Mechanical detection of neuronal signals

Xue Ying Chua, Physics, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Peter Grutter, Department of Physics

Application of an integrated sensor system to visualize the mechano-biological changes caused by irradiation in salivary gland tissues

Murali Ramamoorthi, Craniofacial Health sciences, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Simon Tran, Faculty of Dentistry

Application of graphene hydrogels for 3D ion sensing field effect transistors

Kaiwen Hu, Mining and Materials Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Szkopek, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Development of a versatile and high efficient artificial tactile skin, designed for robotic platforms

Cyril Bounakoff, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Francois Michaud, Département de génie électrique et de génie informatique

A Point of Care Device for Enrichment of Circulating Tumour Cells

Katherine Turner, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Hermeticity Study of the Vaccuum Contamination by Outgassing and Leakages in a MEMS Sensor Microcavity

Cedric Spits, Mechanical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Luc Frechette, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Development of a Batch Fabricated MEMS Piezoelectric Vibration Energy Harvester to Power Wireless Sensor Nodes for the Internet of Things

Mohamed Sridi, Mechanical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Luc Frechette, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Nanotechnology of Quantum Semiconductor Microstructures for Enhanced Detection of Bacteria

Mohammad Reza Aziziyan, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Jan.J.Dubowski, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Using Self Assembled Nanospheres Electrogenerated Chemiluminescent Properties in a Biological Assay to Enhance Limits of Detection

Andrew Danis, Chemistry, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. Janine Mauzeroll, Department of Chemistry

Implantable Micro Device to Measure Tissue Pressure in Trauma Patients

Pooya Merat, Electrical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. Vamsy Chodavarapu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Continous Flow Multidimensional Microfluidic Cell Separation

Paresa Modarres, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Maryam Tabrizian, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Development of a Microfluidic Platform for Secretome Signature Analysis of Human Pancreatic Islets

Francisco Castiello Flores, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Maryam Tabrizian, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Low-Cost High-Performance Photonic Sensors

Rania Mohamed, Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Andrew Kirk, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Designing a Gold Nanoshell Dimer Base Probe for Artherosclerosis

Yu Chen Wang, Chemistry, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. Ashok Kakkar, Department of Chemistry

Understanding Sensor Characteristics and Limitations for Digital Musical Instruments

Johnty Wang, Music Technology, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Marcelo.M.Wanderley, Department of Music Technology

Biocompatible Interface of a Short Term Implantable MEMS Sensor: Modulating Cell Surface Interactions via Electrostatic Attractions

Eric Hong, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Rosaire Mongrain, Department of Mechanical Engineering

A Stimuli-Responsive Biosensor for High-Throughput Protein Biomarker Discovery

Milad Dagher, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Design and fabrication of a micro steam turbine

Amrid Amnache, Mechanical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Luc Frechette, Department of Mechanical Engineering

3D Hydrodynamic Focusing Optofluidic Micгosystem for High Resolution and Multiple Parameters Whole Blood Cells Inteгfeгometric Measurements

Antoine Leblanc-Hotte, Engineering Physics, Polytechnique, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Yves-Alain Peter, Department of Engineering Physics

Development of a Portable Potentiostat for Electrochemical Experimentation

Chen Zhao, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Xinyu Liu, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Paper-Based Microfluidic Biosensors Integrating Semiconductor Nanomaterials for Disease Diagnostics

Xiao Li, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Xinyu Liu, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Photonic Monitoring of activities of Biological cells immobilized on Biofunctionalized Surfaces of Semi conductors

Elnaz Nazemi, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Jan J. Dubowski, Department of Natural Sciences and Engineering

Intégration de la plasmonique avec des structures photoniques résonantes sur SOI pour la biodétection

Frederik Borque, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Paul G. Charette, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Design of Gamma Ray Detector with Depth of Interaction Capabilities for the LabPET II Scanner

Haithem Bouziri, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Réjean Fontaine, Département de génie électrique et génie informatique

Design of an X-ray sensor for bimodal PET/CT scanner

Mohamed Walid Ben Attouch, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Réjean Fontaine, Département de génie électrique et génie informatique

Correlation of Biosensor Response on Discrete and Continuous Vibrotactile Frequencies with Electrodermal Activity

Deborah Egloff, Music Technology, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Marcelo.M.Wanderley, Department of Music Technology

Design and Fabrication of Ultra-sensitive  Optical Fiber Plasmonic-Material Combined Sensor for Environmental Monitoring

Hamid Limodehi, Sciences de l'energie et des materiaux, INRS, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Francois Legare, Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications

Molecular imaging for regenerative medicine: Application in stem cell therapy for radiation-induced lung disease

Jessica Perez, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Issam El Naqa, Department of Oncology

Tumor oxygenation nanosensors for quantitative Cherenkov spectroscopy with applications in radiation therapy

Yana Zlateva, Medical Physics, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Issam El Naqa, Department of Oncology

Design and fabrication of optical rotation sensor for avionic applications

Tahereh Ahmadi Tameh, Electrical Physics, Polytechnique, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Raman Kashyap, Department of Engineering Physics and Prof. Mohamad Sawan, Department of Electrical Engineering

Optimization of multiplexed protein measurement in cerebral microdialysis samples of severe TBI patients

Véronique Laforte, Neurology & Neurosurgery, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Rapid detection of antibiotic-resistant bacteria with a self-pumping biosensor

Ayokunle Olanrewaju, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Multiplexed bacterial optical sensor based on optical microcavities

Hala Ghali, Engineering Physics, Polytechnique, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Yves-Alain Peter, Department of Engineering Physics

Development of a microfluidic platform with an integrated dielectric spectroscopy measurement system to investigate human pancreatic islet regeneration

Khalil Heileman, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Maryam Tabrizian, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Whole Cell Detection Using an Optical Biosensor Based on Surface Plasmon Resonance

Sandrine Filion Côté, Electrical and Communication Engineering, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Andrew Kirk, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Design, fabrication and characterization of a SPAD array detector optimized for positron emission tomography

Audrey Corbeil Therrien, Génie Electrique et Informatique, Sherbrooke University, 2012

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Electrical and Informational Engineering

Electrochemical-Based Cantilever Sensor

Anne-Lauriene Haag, Physics, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Peter Grutter, Department of Physics

Axonal Migration and Turning of Neurons Investigated Though Surface-Bound Digital Nanodot Gradients

Sebastien Ricoult, Neuroscience, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Prof. Tim Kennedy, Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery

Development of Miniaturized Photonics Biosensor Based on Surface Plasmon Resonance

Sandie De Bonnault, Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Paul G. Charrette, Department of Biomedical Engineering

New Epi-Sci Sic Process Technology for Neuromems, Biomems,Harshmems

Adel Merdassi, Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Dr. Vamsy Chodavarapu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Wireless Saw Temperature Sensor Assessment

Carolina Brum Medeiros, Music Technology, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Marcelo.M.Wanderley, Department of Music Technology

Spread-Space Heterodyning Near-Field Optical CDMA Technique for Free-Space Optical Communication Systems

Ali Salehiomran, Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Martin Rochette, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Examination of the Influence of Local Environment on Single Molecule Conductance

Julia Del Re, Chemistry, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Amy.S.Blum, Department of Chemistry

Synthesis, Optical Properties and Applications of Metal Based Complexes as Biophysical Probes and Chemical Sensors for High Sensitive Detection of Biologically Important Molecules

Joe Gerald Jesu Raj, Material Science, INRS, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Mohammed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Development of a Brain Tumor Gene Profiling Lab-On-a-Chip System for Personalized Medicine

Reda Elshaffey, Science and Materials, INRS, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Mohammed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Integrated Sensing and Actuating Arrays for Damage Detection in Aerospace Structure

Li Zhao, Mechanical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Patrice Masson, Département de génie mécanique

Optimization Piezoelectric Sensor/Actuator for Guided Wave Generation

Peyman Yazhdanapana Moghadam, Mechanical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Patrice Masson, Département de génie mécanique

Development of Autonomous Pull-Type Sampling System and Fabrication of an Embedded Soil Phosphate Sensor to Determine Phosphate Activity Parameters Though and Agriculture On-The-Go

Nandkishor Dhawale, Bioresource Engineering, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Viacheslav Adumchuk, Department of Bioresource Engineering and

Prof. Shiv. O. Prasher, Department of Bioresource Engineering

Experimental Study of Electrical and Thermal Behavior of Power Gan Field Effect Transistors

Osvoldo Arenas, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Richard Arès, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Micro-Machined Thz Transmission Lines:Nano-Sensors and Nano-Antennas Applications

Seyed Ali Malik Abadi, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Serge Charlebois, Département de génie électrique et de génie informatique,

Prof. Francois Boone, Département de génie électrique et de génie informatique and

Prof. Dominic Deslandes, Departement de génie électrique et de génie informatique

Building an In Vitro Diagnostic Tool for Early Alzheimer’s Disease Detection

Teresa Simao, Energy and Materials, INRS, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Daniel Guay, Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications

Development of Rapid Low-Cost Biosensing Platform and Lab-On-A-Chip for the Detection Of Urinary Tract Infections And Antibiotics Susceptibility Analysis

Mohammadali Safavieh, Energy and Materials, INRS, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Tsuneyuki Ozaki, Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications

Pathogen detection using SPR integrated digital microfluidics.

Amir Foudeh, McGill University, 2010

Supervisor: Prof. Maryam Tabizian, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories

Dr. Teodor Veres,
Functional Nanomaterials Group,
Industrial Materials Institute,
National Research Council of Canada

Design and fabrication of an integrated piezo electric vibration energy-harvesting MEMS system.

Andre Dompierre, University of Sherbrooke

Supervisor: Prof. Luc Frechette, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Srikar Vengallatore,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
McGill University

Institut des nanotechnologies de Lyon (INL),
Ecole Centrale de Lyon,
France

Dalsa Semiconducteur,
Bromont, Quebec,
Canada

Research and development of a single photon avalanche diode in CMOS 3D integrated circuit technology for positron emission tomography and computed tomography.

Benoit-Louis Berube, University of Sherbooke

Supervisor: Prof. Jean-Fraincois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Groupe de Recherche en Appareillage Medical de Sherbooke (GRAMS),
Universite de Sherbrooke

Centre d'imagerie moleculaire de Sherbrooke (CIMS),
Sherbrooke, Quebec
Canada

Centre de recherche en nanofabrication et nanocaracterisation (CRN2),
Universite de Sherbrooke

Brookehaven National Laboratory,
US department of Energy,
Upton, New York, USA

Fermi National Laboratory,
US department of Energy,
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Theranostic platform for MRSA detection and treatment comprising array of deep probe optical waveguide.

Esen Sokullu, Institut national de recherches scientific (INRS)

Supervisor: Prof. Mohamed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Andrew Kirk,
Electrical and Computer Engineering,
McGill University

Prof. David Juncker,
Biomedical Engineering,
McGill University.

Microwave breast cancer detection: advanced signal processing and device prototype.

Evgeny Kirshin, McGill University

Supervisor: Prof. Milica Popovich, Department of Electrical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Ke Wu,
Departement de genie electronique
Polytechnique Montreal.

Ultra-sensitive handheld CMOS-based optical biosensor for the detection of toxins in water.

Gaston Contreras Jimenez, Institut national de recherches scientific (INRS)

Supervisor: Prof. Mohamed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Shiang-Cheng Lu,
National Tsing Hua University
Hsinchu, Taiwan

Prof. Eric Lagally,
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Disease-alert Threads: Threads as a microfluidic platform for low-cost infectious Leishmania sensing.

Gina Zhou, McGill University

Supervisor: Prof. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Dr. Armando Jardim
Institute of Parisitology,
Macdonald Campus
McGill University

3D hydrogel droplet colocalization microsarray sensor system for multiplexed detection of breast cancer biomarkers.

Huiyan Li, McGill University

Supervisor: Prof. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Mike Hallett,
Department of Bioinformatics,
McGill University

Prof. Morag Park,
Department of Molecular Oncology,
McGill University

Prof. Robert Sladek
Genome Qubec Innovation Center,
Montreal, Quebec

Surface plasmon resonance sensors with Bragg Grating for new medical applications.

Mohamad Diaa Baiad, Ecole Pokytechnique de Montreal

Supervisor: Prof. Raman Kashyap, Department of Electrical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Andrew Kirk
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
McGill University

Design, manufacturing and characterization of hollow and fluid-filled micro-resonators.

Ottoleo Kuter-Arnebeck, McGill University

Supervisor: Prof. Srikar Vengallatore, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Michael Paidoussis
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
McGill University

Prof. Peter Grutter
Department of Physics,
McGill University

Fabrication of porous silicon carbide and characterisation of its thermal, mechanical and structural properties. Application to thermal insultion in sensors.

Pascal Newby, Universite de Sherbrooke

Supervisor: Prof. Luc Frechette, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Vincent Aimez
INL (Institut des Nanotechnologies de Lyon),
France

Dr. Vladimir Lysenko
CETHIL (Centre de Thermique de Lyon),
France

Prof. Srikar Vengallatore
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
McGill University

Design and fabrication of an adhesion-based microfluidic lab-on-Chip biosensor platform for detection, isolation and sorting for cells.

Tohid Fatanat Didar, McGill University

Supervisor: Prof. Maryam Tabrizian, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Dr. Teodor Veres
NRC-IMI Functional Nanomaterials Group,
Boucherville, QC, Canada

Dr. Matthieu Naninni
McGill Nanotools-Microfab,
McGill University

Prof. David Juncker,
Biomedical Engineering,
McGill University

Prof. Hojatollah Vali,
Electron Microscopy Research Center (FEMR),
McGill University

Implantable micro-machined capacitative sensors to monitor compartment pressures in lower limb.

Yucai Wang, McGill University

Supervisor: Prof. Vamsy Chodavarapu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Janet Henderson,
Center for Bone and Periodontal Research,
McGill University

Dr. Ed Harvey,
The Montreal General Hospital,
Montreal, Quebec

Masters Projects

Developing Capillary Microfluidic Devices to Facilitate Immuno-MALDI and Fluorescence Immuno-Assays for screening Primary Aldosteronism

Arya Tavakoli Manshadi, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Microdissected Tumor Microarrays

Julia Bairos, Biomedical Engineering, Polytechnique, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Thomas Gervais, Département de génie physique

Design of a high-performance time-to-digital converter in CMOS 65 nm for a 3D single photon counting module

Frederik Dubois, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Heterogeneous CMOS Die-to-Wafer 3D Integrated Prototyping Process for Sensor Microsystems

Xavier Bernard, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Droplet Microfluidics Device for Compartmentalized Cell Lysis and Single Cell Mapping

Philip Zimny, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Walter Reisner, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery

Flip-Chip Techniques for Low-Dimensional Gating Devices

Samuel Gaucher, Physics, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Guillaume Gervais, Department of Physics

Skin-like piezoresistive force sensor array applied to humanoid robotics applications

Jean-Philippe Raymond, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Jacques Beauvais, Département de génie électrique et de génie informatique

Precision Apiculture: An Integrated Sensor Platform to Continuously Monitor Beehive Colonies

Evan Henry, Bioresource Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Viacheslav Adumchuk, Department of Bioresource Engineering

Magnetometry using nitrogen vacancy defects in diamond

Adrian Solyom, Physics, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. Lilian Childress, Department of Physics

Development of an integrated light monitor for the calibration system of VERITAS

Etienne Bourbeau, Physics, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Hanna, Department of Physics

Development of a Neuronal Interface for Electrical Recording and Implantation

Donald MacNearney, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering and

Dr. Vamsy Chodavarapu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Efficacy of the Microcontact Printing Trapping Air Method for Protein Microarray Fabrication

Kathryn Clancy, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Dan V. Nicolau, Department of Bioengineering

Implantable micro-device to measure tissue in trauma victims

Charles Allan, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Vamsy Chodavarapu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Design of a Diffuse Optical Tomography (DOT) scanner for small animal

Jonathan Bouchard, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Réjean Fontaine, Département de génie électrique et génie informatique

Design of a control and measuring integrated circuit in a 65 nm CMOS technology for monochromatic photodiodes.

Luc Maurais, Génie Electrique et Informatique, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Réjean Fontaine, Département de génie électrique et génie informatique

Surface plasmon resonance biosensor coupled with electrochemical analysis for bacteria detection

Laurent Dore-Mathieu, Engineering Physics, Polytechnique, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Michel Meunier, Department of Engineering Physics

Localised Surface Plasmon Resonance for the Real-Time Measurement of the Polymerase Chain Reaction

Mohamed Najih, Electrical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Andrew Kirk, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Passive, Rotational Orientation of D. melanogaster Embryos for Analysis of Genetic Variation in Early Development

Katherine Turner, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Amelioration De Ia Cytometrie En Flux Et De I' Analyse Cellulaire Par L'integration D'un Laboratoire Sur Puce Mesurant L'indice De Refraction Cellulaire

Joseph André Bélanger, Engineering Physics, Polytechnique, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Yves-Alain Peter, Department of Engineering Physics

Characterization of CMOS single photon avalanche diode arrays integrated to 3D readout electronics

Samuel Parent, Génie Electrique et Informatique, Sherbrooke University, 2012

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Integration of a label-free bacteria sensor based on functionalized high-quality laser microcavities

Antoine Ramier, Engineering Physics, Polytechnique, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Yves-Alain Peter, Department of Engineering Physics

Diagnostic for Rapid Detection of Methicillin-Resistant Staphyllococus Aureus

Grant Ongo, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Centrifugal DNA Fragment Sorter for High-Throughput Cancer Diagnostics

Daisy Daivasagaya, Electrical Engineering, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Dr. Vamsy Chodavarapu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Integrated Light Sensor Based on Single-Photon Avalanche Diodes (Spads)

Vincent Phillipe Rheaume, Electrical Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2011

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Multiplexed Biosensing Platform for Routine Screening of New-Born Babies Against Herpes Simplex Viruses

Sharifun  Nahar, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications, INRS, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Mohammed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Use of microfluidic probe and perfusion chamber with Brainbow organotypic brain slices to generate a visual map of neural remodelling after hippocampal damage.

Adiel Mallik, McGill University, 2010

Supervisor: Prof. Peter Grutter, Department of Physics

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Anne McKinney
Bellini Life Sciences Complex,
McGill University

Energy harvesting and energy storage for wireless networks of integrated sensor systems

Sherman Hung, McGill University, 2010

Supervisor: Prof. Srikar Vengallatore, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Collaborating laboratories:
Prof. Luc Frechette
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Universite de Sherbrooke

Sensing of genomic and epigenitic variation along single DNA molecules via nanochannel devices

Robert Welch, McGill University, 2010

Supervisor: Prof. Walter Reisner, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery

Collaborating laboratories:

Prof. Moshe Szyf
McIntyre Medical Building,
McGill University

Prof. Robert Sladek
Genome Qubec Innovation Center,
Montreal, Quebec

Undergraduate projects

Analysis and comparison of microfiltration methods for the enrichment of CTC's

Aram-Alexandre Pooladian, Science, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Rapid prototyping of Capillaric circuits for Bacteria Detection

Alessandra Robillard, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Characterization and Demonstration of OSTE+Neuronal probes in vivo

Bernard Mak, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Multiplexed micro-immunohistochemistry using a snap chip

Gabrielle Brewer, Biochemistry, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Multiplex immunoassays of single-cells using trap-assays

Raphael Zonis, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2015

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Characterization of Plasmonic Nanostructures for Biosensing

Mathieu Godin-Morin, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Paul Charette, Département de génie électrique et informatique

Paper-Based Microfluidic Biosensors Integrating Semiconductor Nanomaterials for Disease Diagnostics

Jesse Drori, Chemical Engineering, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

An Optofluidic Probe Combining Precise Reagent Delivery and Integrated Fluorescence Sensing

Lunia Que, Pharmacology, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

On Chip Chemoresponse Assessment of Live Microtumor Samples with an Integrated Fluorescence Imaging System

Abhishek Sinha, Psychology, McGill University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Tumor Oxygenation Nanosensors for Quantitative Cherenkov Spectroscopy with Applications in Radiation Therapy

Corey Ducharme¸ Engineering Physics, Polytechnique, 2014

Supervisor: Prof. Sofrane Achiche, Department of Mechanical Engineering

A Stand-Alone Self-Powered Microfluidic Cartridge for Nucleic Acid Amplificiation-Based Diagnostics of Infectious Disease

Pierre Alexandre Goyette, Biomedical Engineering, Polytechnique, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Gervais, Département de génie physique

Data Acquisition/Treatment for Mechatronics Characterization of Molding of Composites

Simon Leblanc Gaudreau, Génie Mécanique, Sherbrooke University, 2014

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Gervais, Département de génie physique

Design and development of microfluidic devices for a quantitative assay using rapid prototyping with laser cutters

Kongyu Zhang, Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Smartphone Application for Optical and Electrochemical Sensing Used for Diagnostics in Global Public Health

Mengying Fang, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor:  Dr. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

On chip chemoresponse assessment of live microtumor samples with an integrated flourescence

Martin Leroux, Genie Physique, Polytechnique, 2013

Supervisor : Dr. Thomas Gervais, Département de génie physique

On chip chemoresponse assessment of living

Simon Boulduc, Genie Physique, Polytechnique, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Gervais, Département de génie physique

Characterization of CMOS readout electronics for single photon avalanche diode arrays

Frederik Dubois, Electrical engineering, Sherbrooke University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

NanoFluidic Based Epigenetic Sensing

Phillip Zimny, Biology, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Prof. Walter Reisner, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery

Capacitive Flow Sensors for Nanoscale Fluid Dynamics

Lilly Tong, Electrical engineering, McGill University, 2013

Supervisor: Dr. Guillaume Gervais, Department of Physics

Development of Aptameric Nanobiosensor

Luc Maurais, Sherbrooke University, 2012

Supervisor: Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Characterization of CMOS Single Photon Avalanche Diode Arrays

Samuel Parent, Génie Electrique et Informatique, Sherbrooke University, 2012

Supervisor : Dr. Jean Francois Pratte, Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering

Fabrication of Graphene Devices

Mike Wei, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Walter Reisner, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery

Mechanotransduction Sensor to Measure Cell Traction Forces at Protein-Protein Interfaces

Jana Chabaan, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Micheal Hilke, Department of Physics

Characterization of CMOS Readout Electronics for Single Photon Avalanche Diode Arrays

Wayne Yang, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Micheal Hilke, Department of Physics

Multiplex Immunoassays of Single-Cells Using Trap-Arrays

Andrei Dan, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Mohammed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Nanofluidic Based Epigenetic Screening

Tevy Chan, McGill University, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Mohammed Zourob, Department of Energy, Materials and Telecommunications

Chalcogenide micro resonator sensors.

Damian Marek, Electrical Engineering, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Martin Rochette, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The development of a Label Free Microfluidic Screening Method for Monoclonal Antibody Pairs

Florence Shahabi, Neuroscience, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Development of a Neuronal Mechanotransduction Sensor to Examine the Relationship between Extracellular Matrix Substrate and Adhesion Strength

Greta Thompson-Steckel, Neuroscience, McGill University, 2011

Supervisor: Prof. David Juncker, Department of Biomedical Engineering