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Srinivas Tadigadapa

Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering

N-237 Millennium Science Complex

sat10@psu.edu

814-865-2730

Research Areas:

Electronic Materials and Devices

Interest Areas:

Microelectromechanical systems, Microsensors, Microactuators, PZT MEMS, BioMEMS, Nanoscale devices, and Structures.

 
 

 

Education

  • B.Sc. (Honors), Physics, University of Delhi, 1986
  • MS, Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1988
  • Ph D, Microelectronics, University of Cambridge, UK, 1994

Publications

Parts of Book

  • Marcelo B. Pisani and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, Microfabrication Techniques for Microfluidic Devices, Artech House, Boston, MA
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Franz Laermer, 2009, Dry Etching for Micromachining Applications, Springer
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Yuyan Zhang, 2006, Thermal Sensors from Micro and Nanoscale Structures, American Publishers
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 1999, Thermopiles, John Wiley & Sons, pp. 90-101

Journal Articles

  • Snehasish Basu, Okako Omadjela, David Gaddes, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Joachim Zimmer and Jeffrey M Catchmark, 2016, "CELLULOSE MICROFIBRIL FORMATION BY SURFACE-TETHERED CELLULOSE SYNTHASE ENZYMES", 10, (2), pp. 12
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "MAGNETOVISCOUS FERROFLUID BASED MAGNETOMETER", 25, (1), pp. 9
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES IN MAGNETICALLY INDUCED TRANSVERSE FORCE-FREQUENCY EFFECT IN THIN QUARTZ MICRORESONATORS", 118, pp. 9
  • David Gaddes, Melik C Demirel, William B. Reeves and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "REMOTE CALORIMETRIC DETECTION OF UREA VIA FLOW INJECTION ANALYSIS", 140, pp. 8
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "MICROMACHINED MAGNETOFLEXOELASTIC RESONATOR BASED MAGNETOMETER", 107, pp. 5
  • Pulkit Saksena, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard A Yetter, 2015, "FABRICATION AND ANALYSIS OF STAGNATION FLOW MICROREACTORS USED TO STUDY HYPERGOLIC REACTIONS", 15, pp. 10
  • Venkata Sharat Parimi, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard Yetter, 2015, "EFFECT OF SUBSTRATE DOPING ON MICROSTRUCTURE AND REACTIVITY OF POROUS SILICON", 609, pp. 129-133
  • Venkata Sharat Parimi, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard Yetter, 2015, "REACTIVE WAVE PROPAGATION MECHANISMS IN ENERGETIC POROUS SILICON COMPOSITES", 187, pp. 249-268
  • Chenchen Zhang, Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2014, "HIGH SPEED, ULTRA SMOOTH ETCHING OF FUSED SILICA SUBSTRATES IN SF6, NF3, AND H2O BASED INDUCTIVELY COUPLED PLASMA PROCESS", IEEE JOURNAL OF MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS
  • Venkata Sharat Parimi, Alfredo Bermúdez Lozda, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard A. Yetter, 2014, "Reactive wave propagation in energetic porous silicon composites", 161, (11), pp. 2991-2999
  • Kiron Mateti, Rory A. Byrne-Dugan, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher D. Rahn, 2013, "WING ROTATION AND LIFT IN SUEX FLAPPING WING MECHANISMS", SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 22, (1), pp. 1-11
  • K. Mateti, Z. Zhang, C. D. Rahn and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2013, "FABRICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF MICROMACHINED PIEZOELECTRIC T-BEAM ACTUATORS", JOURNAL OF MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS, 22, (1), pp. 163-169
  • Feng Li, R. Misra, Z. Fang, Y. Wu, P. Schiffer, Q. Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and S. Datta, 2013, "MAGNETOELECTRIC FLEXURE GATE TRANSISTOR WITH NANOTESLA SENSITIVITY", JOURNAL OF MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS, 22, (1), pp. 71-79
  • Kiron Mateti, Rory A. Byrne-Dugan, Christopher D. Rahn and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2013, "MONOLITHIC SUEX FLAPPING WING MECHANISMS FOR PICO AIR VEHICLE APPLICATIONS", JOURNAL OF MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS, 22, (3), pp. 527-535
  • Venkata Sharat Parimi, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard Yetter, 2012, "CONTROL OF NANOENERGETICS THROUGH ORGANIZED MICROSTRUCTURES", JOURNAL OF MICROMECHANICS AND MICROENGINEERING
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu, Yang Liu, Ran Zhao, Mitra Yoonessi, Dean M. Tigelaar, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Q. M. Zhang, 2012, "A HIGHLY AROMATIC AND SULFONATED IONOMER FOR HIGH ELASTIC MODULUS IONIC POLYMER MEMBRANE MICRO-ACTUATORS", SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 21, (5), pp. 1-7
  • Ping Kao, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "Study of Adsorption of Globular Proteins on Hydrophobic Surfaces", IEEE Sensors Journal, 11, (11), pp. 2723-2731
  • Ping Kao, Purnendu Parhi, Anandi Krishnan, Hyeran Noh, Waseem Haider, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, David L. Allara and Erwin A. Vogler, 2011, "VOLUMETRIC INTERPRETATION OF PROTEIN ADSORPTION: INTERFACIAL PACKING OF PROTEIN ADSORBED TO HYDROPHOBIC SURFACES FROM SURFACE-SATURATING SOLUTION CONCENTRATIONS", BIOMATERIALS, 32, pp. 969-978
  • Marcelo B. Pisani, Kailiang Ren, Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "APPLICATION OF MICROMACHINED Y-CUT QUARTZ BULK ACOUSTIC WAVE RESONATOR FOR INFRARED SENSING", JOURNAL OF MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS
  • Hareesh Komepalli, Kiron Mateti, Christopher D. Rahn and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "PIEZOELECTRIC T-BEAM ACTUATORS", ASME JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL DESIGN, 133, (6), pp. 061003-1 -9
  • Kailiang Ren, Ping Kao, Marcelo Pisani and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "Monitoring Biochemical Reactions using Y-Cut Quartz Thermal Sensors", Analyst, 136, pp. 2904-2911
  • P. Joshi, H. E. Romero, A. T. Neal, V. K. Toutam and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "INTRINSIC DOPING AND GATE HYSTERESIS IN GRAPHENE FIELD EFFECT DEVICES FABRICATED ON SIO2 SUBSTRATES", JOURNAL OF PHYSICS CONDENSED MATTER, 22
  • Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "Micromachined quartz resonator based infrared detector array", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 149, (2), pp. 189-192
  • Ping Kao, S. Doerner, T. Schneider, D. Allara, P. Hauptmann and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "A micromachined quartz resonator array for biosensing applications", Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 18, (3), pp. 522-530
  • Ping Kao, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "Characterization of Viscoelastic Properties of Adsorbed Biomolecules and Biomolecular Assemblies with High Frequency Micromachined Quartz Resonators", Sensors and Actuators B (Chemical)
  • Hareesh Komepalli, Han Guen Yu, Christopher Muhlstein, Susan Trolier-McKinstry, Christopher Rahn and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "Design, Fabrication, and Performance of a Piezoelectric Uniflex Microactuator", Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 18, (3), pp. 616-625
  • Nicolas Duarte, Gerald Mahan and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "Thermopower enhancement in nanowires via junction effects", Nanoletters, 9, (2), pp. 617-622
  • Hugo E. Romero, Prasoon Joshi, Awnish Gupta, Humberto R. Gutierrez, Milton W. Cole, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Peter C. Eklund, 2009, "Adsorption of ammonia on graphene", Nanotechnology, 20, (24), pp. 1-8
  • P. Kao, A. Patwardhan, D. Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2008, "Human Serum Albumin Adsorption Study on 62-MHz Miniaturized Quartz Gravimetric Sensors", Analytical Chemistry, 80, (15), pp. 5930-5936
  • Hugo E. Romero, Ning Shen, Prasoon Joshi, Humberto R. Gutierrez, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Jorge Sofo and Peter C. Eklund, 2008, "n-Type Behavior of Graphene Supported on Si/SiO2 Substrates", ACS Nano, 2, (10), pp. 2037-2044
  • Suhao He, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Matthew Mench, 2006, "Thin film temperature sensor for real-time measurement of electrolyte temperature in a polymer electrolyte fuel cell", Sensors and Actuators A, 125, pp. 170-177
  • Feng Xia, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Qiming Zhang, 2006, "Electroactive Polymer Based Microfluidic Pump", Sensors and Actuators A, 125, pp. 346-352
  • Qifa Zhou, Jonathan M. Cannata, Richard J. Meyer, Jr., David J. Van Tol, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, W. Jack Hughes, K. Kirk Shung and Susan Trolier-McKinstry, 2006, "Fabrication and Characterization of Micromachined High-Frequency Tonpilz Transducers Derived by PZT thick films", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics & Frequency Control, 52, (3), pp. 350-357
  • Abhijat Goyal, Vincent Hood and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2006, "High Speed Anistropic etching of glass for microsystems applications", Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 352, pp. 657-663
  • Awnish Gupta, Gugang Chen, Prasoon Joshi, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Peter Eklund, 2006, "Raman scattering from high-frequency phonons in supported n-graphene layer films", Nanoletters, 6, (9), pp. 1904-1909
  • Qihua Xong, Nicolas Duarte, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Peter Eklund, 2006, "Force-deflection spectroscopy: A new method to determine the Young's modulus of nanofilaments", Nanoletters, 6, (9), pp. 1904-1909
  • Yuyan Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2005, "Thermal characterization of liquids and polymer thin films using a microcalorimeter", Applied Physics Letters, 86
  • Abhijat Goyal, Awnish Gupta, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Peter Eklund, 2005, "Use of single walled carbon nanotubes(SWNTs) to increase the quality factor of an AT-cut quartz resonator", Applied Physics Letters, 87, pp. 204102
  • Jonpil Cheong, Abhijat Goyal, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher Rahn, 2005, "Fabrication and performance of a flextensional microactuator", Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering, 15, (10), pp. 1947-1955
  • Abhijat Goyal, Jongpil Cheong and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2004, "Tin-based solder bonding for MEMS fabrication and packaging applications", J. Micromech. Microeng., 14, pp. 819-825
  • Yuyan Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2004, "Calorimetric biosensors with integrated microfluidic channels", Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 19, (12), pp. 1733-1743
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Nader Najafi, 2003, "Developments in Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS): A Manufacturing Perspective", ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 125, pp. 1-8
  • Qingqi Zhang, Steven Gross, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Susan Trolier-McKinstry, Thomas N. Jackson and Frank Djuth, 2003, "Lead Zirconate Titanate Films for d33 mode cantilever actuators", Sensors and Actuators A, 105, pp. 91-97
  • Steven Gross, Qingqi Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Thomas N. Jackson and Susan Trolier-McKinstry, 2003, "Lead Zirconate Titanate based Piezoelectric Micromachined Switch", Applied Physics Letters, 83, (1), pp. 174-176
  • Han Guen Yu, Lichun Zhou, Kan Deng, Richard Wolf, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Susan Trolier-McKinstry, 2003, "Lead zirconate titanate MEMS accelerometer using interdigitated electrodes", Sensors and Actuators A, 107, pp. 26-35
  • Sonbol Massoud-Ansari, Yafan Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Nader Najafi, 1999, "Applications of Dissolved Wafer Process in the Biomedical Field", 3
  • N. Chong, T. A. S. Srinivas and H. Ahmed, 1997, "Performance of GaAs microbridge thermocouple infrared detector", IEEE Transactions on Microelectromechanical Devices, 6, pp. 136-141
  • T. A. S. Srinivas, P. J. Timans and H. Ahmed, 1996, "A high performance infrared detector using MOS Technology", Sensors and Materials, 8, pp. 317-326
  • T. Kemp, T. A. S. Srinivas, R. Fettig and W. Ruppel, 1995, "Measurement of thermal diffusivity of thin films and foils using a laser scanning microscope", Review of Scientific Instruments, 66, pp. 176-181
  • T. A. S. Srinivas, P. J. Timans, R. J. Butcher and H. Ahmed, 1993, "Thermal and infrared performance of a freestanding microthermocouple", Review of Scientific Instruments, 64, pp. 3602-3611
  • T. A. S. Srinivas, P. J. Timans, R. J. Butcher and H. Ahmed, 1992, "A free-standing microthermopile infrared detector", Sensors and Actuators A, 32, pp. 403-406
  • T. A. S. Srinivas, P. J. Timans, R. J. Butcher and H. Ahmed, 1991, "Room temperature CO2 laser radiation detector", Applied Physics Letters, 59, pp. 1529-1531
  • D. G. Hasko, T. A. S. Srinivas, J. R. A. Cleaver and H. Ahmed, 1990, "Design and fabrication of a microminiature thermocouple array for far-infrared radiation detection", Microelectronics Engineering, 11, pp. 83-86
  • David Gaddes, HUIHUN JUNG, ABDON PENA-FRANCESCH, GENEVIEVE DION, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, WALTER J. DRESSICK and Melik C Demirel, , "SELF-HEALING TEXTILE: ENZYME ENCAPSULATED LAYER-BY-LAYER STRUCTURAL PROTEIN", 8, (31)
  • RENZHONG DU, YUEWEI YIN, SINING DONG, WENQING DAI, WEIWEI ZHAO, DUKSOO KIM, SHIH-YING YU, JIAN WANG, XIAOGUANG LI, SUZANNE MOHNEY, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, NITIN SAMARTH, CHAOXING LIU, JAINENDRA JAIN, MOSES CHAN and QI LI, , "ANOMALOUS AHARONOV-BOHM OSCILLATIONS IN BI2TE3 NANOTUBES WITH DISORDERS", 93, (19)
  • David Gaddes III, Rebecca Westland, Frank Dorman and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, , "IMPROVED MICROMACHINED COLUMN DESIGN AND FLUIDIC INTERCONNECTS FOR PROGRAMMED HIGH-TEMPERATURE GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY SEPARATIONS", Journal of Chromatography A, 1349, pp. 96-104

Conference Proceedings

  • Paul Nordeen, Eugene Freeman, Gokhan Hatipoglu, Gregory Carmen and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2016, "PASSIVELY-POWERED WIRELESS MICROMACHINED QUARTZ MAGNETOFLEXOELASTIC MAGNETOMETER", IEEE
  • David Gaddes and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2016, "MICROCALORIMETRIC DETECTION OF CREATININE IN URINE", IEEE
  • Eugene Freeman, Joshua Harper, Nishit Goel, Steven Schiff and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2016, "OPTIMIZATION OF METGLAS 2605SA1 AND PZT-5A MAGNETOELECTRIC LAMINATES FOR MAGNETIC SENSING APPLICATIONS", IEEE
  • Chenchen Zhang, Eugene Freeman and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2016, "GLASS MICROBUBBLE ON-CHIP PACKAGED FERROFLUID BASED MAGNETOVISCOUS MAGNETOMETER", IEEE
  • Nishit Goel, Stephen Bart and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2016, "PRESSURE SENSOR BASED ON FORCE-FREQUENCY EFFECT IN MICROMACHINED AT-CUT QUARTZ RESONATORS", Transducers Research Foundation
  • David Gaddes and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2016, "THERMALLY ISOLATED MICROMACHINED QUARTZ RESONATOR ARRAY FOR DIFFERENTIAL MICROCALORIMETRIC MEASUREMENTS", Transducers Research Foundation
  • Nishit Goel, Eugene Freeman, David Gaddes, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Mahesh Panchagnula, 2016, "A MEMS BASED METHOD TO FABRICATE A MICRO PRESSURE SWIRL ATOMIZER AND ITS PERFORMANCE", Transducers Research Foundation
  • David Gaddes and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "A CALORIMETRIC BIOSENSING SYSTEM FOR CLINICAL DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATIONS", IEEE, pp. 4
  • Dhivyaraja Kumaran, David Gaddes, Mahesh Panchagnula and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "Geometrical scaling effects on the properties of pressure swirl microsprays", pp. 4
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "MAGNETOSTRICTIVELY INDUCED FLEXURE IN A MICROMACHINED PLATE RESONATOR FOR MAGNETIC FIELD SENSING APPLICATIONS", IEEE and Transducers Research Foundation, pp. 4
  • Chenchen Zhang, Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2015, "A MODIFIED INDUCTIVELY COUPLED PLASMA FOR HIGH-SPEED, ULTRA-SMOOTH REACTIVE PHASE ETCHING OF SILICA GLASS", IEEE and Transducers Research Foundation, pp. 4
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2014, "HIGH SENSITIVITY MAGNETIC SENSOR CONCEPT BASED ON MAGNETOSTRICTIVELY INDUCED PERTURBATIONS"
  • Chenchen Zhang, Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2014, "ENGINEERING HIGH-SPEEED, ULTRA-SMOOTH REACTIVE PHASE GLASS ETCHING IN AN INDUCTIVELY COUPLED PLASMA"
  • Duksoo Kim, James Kelly, Nitin Samarth and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2014, "MICROFABRICATED WORKBENCH DESIGNED TO INVESTIGATE THERMOELECTRIC PROPERTIES OF LOW DIMENSIONAL MATERIALS"
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2014, "Modeling Perturbations Induced in Plate Resonator Characteristics due to Flexural Bending", pp. 1652-1655
  • Venkata Sharat Parimi, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard A. Yetter, 2013, "A PARAMETRIC STUDY OF REACTIVE WAVE PROPAGATION IN NANOPOROUS SILICON ENERGETIC COMPOSITES", Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute, Fall Meeting
  • Hwall Min, Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2013, "Designing Chemically Selective Microsensor Arrays using Ionic Liquid doped Ionomers", IEEE Sensors Conference
  • Son Vu Hoang Li, David Gaddes and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2013, "An Automated Miniaturized Creatinine Sensing System", IEEE Sensors Conference
  • David Gaddes III, Jessica Westland, Frank Dorman and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2013, "Novel format chromatographic columns for improved overall analytical performance", The 17th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS & EUROSENSORS XXVII)
  • Pulkit Saksena, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard A. Yetter, 2013, "Studies of Condensed-Phase Hypergolic Reactions in a Counter-Flow Stagnation Reactor", Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute, Fall Meeting
  • Pulkit Saksena, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Richard Yetter, 2012, "CONTROL OF LIQUID HYPERGOLIC REACTIONS IN MICRO-REACTORS USING DIFFUSIONAL MIXING", PowerMEMS Conference
  • V. S. Parimi, Richard Yetter and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2012, "CONTROL OF REACTIVE WAVE PROPAGATION IN ENERGETIC NANOPOROUS SILICON COMPOSITES", PowerMEMS Conference
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Hwall Min and Ping Kao, 2012, "PROBING VISCOELASTICITY OF NANOMETER THICK SELF-ASSEMBLED LAYERS", PROCEEDINGS OF IEEE SENSORS CONFERENCE
  • Son Vu Hoang Lai, Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2012, "CALORIMETRIC SENSING SYSTEM FOR REAL-TIME UREA AND CREATININE MEASUREMENTS", Proceeding of the IEEE SENSORS CONFERENCE
  • Hwall Min, Gokhan Hatipoglu, Dean Tigelaar and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2012, "APPLICATION OF IONIC LIQUID DOPED IONOMERS FOR ORGANIC VAPOR SENSING", Proceedings of the IEEE SENSORS CONFERENCE
  • Kiron Mateti, Rory A. Byrne-Dugan, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher D. Rahn, 2012, "SUEX Flapping Wing Mechanisms for Pico Air Vehicles", Proceedings of Smart Materials Adaptive Structures, and Intelligent Systems Conference
  • Kiron Mateti, Rory A. Byrne-Dugan, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher D. Rahn, 2012, "Wing Rotation and Lift Modeling and Measurement in SUEX Flapping Wing Mechanisms", Proceedings of Smart Materials Adaptive Structures, and Intelligent Systems Conference
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2012, "A NOVEL MAGNETOMETER EMPLOYING MAGNETOVISCOUS EFFECT OF FERROFLUIDS", PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOLID STATE SENSORS AND ACTUATORS WORKSHOP
  • Son Vu Hoang Lai, Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "THERMAL BIOSENSORS FROM MICROMACHINED BULK ACOUSTIC WAVE RESONATORS", EUROSENSORS XXV
  • Hwall Min, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "INVESTIGATION OF THE VISCOELASTIC PROPERTIES OF LIQUIDS TRAPPED IN NANOPOROUS CAVITIES USING MICROMACHINED ACOUSTIC TRANSDUCERS", EUROSENSORS XXV
  • Hwall Min, Nichole Sullivan, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "NANOPOROUS GOLD: A HIGH SENSITIVITY AND SPECIFICITY BIOSENSING SUBSTRATE", EUROSENSORS XXV
  • Gokhan Hatipoglu, Yang Liu, Dean Tigelaar, Mitra Yoonessi, Qiming Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "FABRICATION AND ELECTROMECHANICAL PERFORMANCE OF A NOVEL HIGH MODULUS IONOGEL MICRO-ACTUATOR", EUROSENSORS XXV
  • Ping Kao, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2011, "LABEL FREE PIEZOELECTRIC DNA SENSOR ARRAYS USING NOVEL SELECTIVE IMMOBILIZATION TECHNIQUES", PROC. IEEE MEMS CONFERENCE
  • Ping Kao, Matthew P. Chang, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "INVESTIGATION OF SPONTANEOUSLY ADSORBED GLOBULAR PROTEIN FILMS USING HIGH-FREQUENCY BULK ACOUSTIC WAVE RESONATORS", IEEE SENSORS CONFERENCE
  • Kailiang Ren, Marcelo Pisani, Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "MICROMACHINED QUARTZ RESONATOR BASED HIGH PERFORMANCE THERMAL SENSORS", IEEE SENSORS CONFERENCE
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "PIEZOELECTRIC MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS - CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES", EUROSENSORS XXIV
  • Marcelo B. Pisani, Kailiang Ren, Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "ROOM TEMPERATURE INFRARED IMAGING ARRAY FABRICATED USING HETEROGENEOUS INTEGRATION METHODS", EUROSENSORS XXIV
  • Ping Kao, Matthew P. Chang, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "SYSTEMATIC STUDIES ON GLOBULAR PROTEINS USING MICROMACHINED HIGH FREQUENCY BULK ACOUSTIC WAVE RESONATORS", EUROSENSORS XXIV
  • Kiron Mateti, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher Rahn, 2010, "THRUST MODELING AND MEASUREMENT FOR CLAPPING WING NANO AIR VEHICLES ACTUATED BY PIEZOELECTRIC T-BEAMS", PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME 2010 CONFERENCE ON SMART MATERIALS, ADAPTIVE STRUCTURES AND INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS, SMASIS 2010
  • Mark Zhang, Kiron Mateti, Christopher Rahn and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2010, "MICROMACHINED MULTIFUNCTIONAL PIEZOELECTRIC T-BEAM TRANSDUCERS", PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOLID STATE SENSORS AND ACTUATORS WORKSHOP
  • Nicolas Duarte and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "Junction based enhancement in nanowire thermoelectrics", Proceeding of IEEE Transducers
  • Marcelo Pisani, Ping Kao and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2009, "Bulk acoustic wave resonators for infrared detection applications", Proceeding of IEEE Transducers
  • Ping Kao, U. Hempel, T. Schneider, S. Doerner, P. Hauptmann, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2008, "Multipixel quartz resonator gravimetric biosensor array", Proceeding of Eurosensors Conference
  • Hareesh Kompalli, Han Guen Yu, Christopher Muhlstein, Susan Trolier-McKinstry, Christopher Rahn and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2008, "Displacement and blocking force modeling for piezoelectric uniflex microactuators", Proceedings of ASME 2008 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
  • Hareesh Komepalli, Andrew Hirsh, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Srinvas Tadigadapa, 2008, "Piezoelectric T-Beam microactuators", Proceedings of ASME 2008 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
  • Ping Kao, Ashish Patwardhan, Jorg Strutwolf, Damien Arrigan, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2008, "Performance of micromachined quartz gravimetric sensors upon electrochemical adsorption of monolayers", Proceeding of IEEE Sensors Conference, pp. 1544-1547
  • Prasoon Joshi, Awnsih Gupta, Peter C. Eklund and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2007, "On the possibility of a graphene based chemical sensor", Proc. 14th Intl. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators
  • Ping Kao, Abhijat Goyal, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2007, "SAMS and protein adsorption studies for calibration of miniaturized quartz crystal microbalance arrays", Proc. 14th Intl. Conf. on Solid State Sensors and Actuators
  • Nicolas Duarte, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Qihua Xiong and Peter Eklund, 2006, "Force -distance spectroscopy: A generic method to determine the Young's modulus of freestanding nanostructures", Proceedings of the solid state Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop, pp. 364-367
  • Abhijat Goyal, Srimath Subasinghe, Vincent Hood and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2006, "High-speed anisotropic ethcing of glass and piezoceramics for microsystems applications", Proceedings of the solid state sensors, actuators, and microsystems workshop, pp. 368-371
  • Abhijat Goyal, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Awnish Gupta and Peter Eklund, 2005, "Improvement in Q-factor of AT-Cut quartz crystal resonators using single walled carbon nanotubes", IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium
  • Abhijat Goyal, Yuyan Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2005, "Micromachined Quartz Resonator based Calorimetric Biosensor", Proc. IEEE Sensors Conference
  • Yuyan Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2005, "A novel immunosensing technique based on the thermal properties of biochemicals", Proc. IEEE Sensors Conference
  • Abhijat Goyal, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Awnish Gupta and Peter Eklund, 2005, "Micromachined quartz resonator functionalized with single walled carbon nanotubes for sensing applications", Proc. IEEE Sensors Conference
  • Han Geun Yu, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Susan Trolier-McKinstry, 2005, "MEMS flextensional actuator using lead zirconate titanate thin film", Proc. 18th Intl. Conf. on MEMS
  • Yuyan Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2004, "MEMS calorimeter for real-time biochemical testing and fluid characterization", Proceedings of the Solid State Sensors and Actuators Workshop
  • Feng Xia, Tian Bin Xu, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Qiming Zhang, 2003, "Electroactive polymers for microactuators and microfluidic devices", 7th International Conference on Miniaturized Chemical and Biochemical Analysis Systems (MicroTAS 2003)
  • Yuyan Zhang and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2003, "Microthermopiles integrated with fluidic channels as calorimetric MEMS biosensors", Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1460-1463
  • Yafan Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Nader Najafi, 2001, "A micromachined Coriolis-force based mass flow meter for direct mass flow and fluid density measurement", Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Solid State Sensors and Actuators, pp. 1460-1463
  • N. Chong, T. A. S. Srinivas and H. Ahmed, 1995, "A free-standing gallium arsenide-gold microthermocouple CO2 laser detector", Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Solid State Sensors and Actuators and Eurosensors IX, pp. 522-523
  • D. G. Hasko, T. A. S. Srinivas, J. R. A. Cleaver and H. Ahmed, 1989, "Design and fabrication of a microminiature thermocouple array for far-infrared radiation detection", Proceedings of Microcircuit Engineering

Manuscripts

  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Kiron Mateti, , "Piezoelectric MEMS sensors: state-of-the-art and perspectives", Measurement Science and Technology, 20, (10), pp. 1-30

Other

  • Nicolas Duarte and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2008, "Thermopower measurement of freestanding nanowires using a MEMS workbench", 6885
  • Nicolas Duarte and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2007, "Coated Tips for Scanning Thermal Microscopy", 6464
  • P. Joshi, A. Gupta, P. C. Eklund and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2007, "Electrical properties of back-gated n-layer graphene films", 6464
  • Ping Kao, Abhijat Goyal, Jay Mathews, David Allara and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2007, "Self assembled monolayer and protein adsorption studies on micromachined quartz crystal balances", 6464
  • Prasoon Joshi, Abhijat Goyal, Awnish Gupta, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Peter Eklund, 2006, "Improvement of the elastic modulus of micromachined structures using carbon nanotubes", 6111, pp. 61-68
  • Srimath S. Subasinghe, Abhijat Goyal and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2006, "High aspect ratio plasma etching of bulk lead zirconate titanate", 6109, pp. 100-108
  • Abhijat Goyal, Vincent Hood and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2006, "High speed anisotropic etching of quartz using SF6/C4F8/Ar/O2 based chemistry in inductively coupled plasma reactive ion etching systems", 6111, pp. 239-248
  • Prasoon Joshi, Nicolas Duarte, Abhijat Goyal, Awnish Gupta, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Peter Eklund, 2005, "Improvement of the elastic modulus of micromachined structures using carbon nanotubes"
  • Suhao He, Matthew Mench and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2004, "Thin Film Thermal Sensor for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells"
  • Jongpil Cheong, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher Rahn, 2004, "Piezoelectric micro-flextensional actuator", 5344
  • Jongpil Cheong, Abhijat Goyal, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Christopher Rahn, 2004, "Reliable bonding using indium based solders", 5343
  • Feng Xia, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Qiming Zhang, 2004, "Electroactive-polymer-based microfluidic pump", 5591
  • Steven J. Gross, Q. Q. Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, S. Trolier-McKinstry and T. N. Jackson, 2003, "RF MEMS Piezoelectric Switch", pp. 99-100
  • Steven J. Gross, Q. Q. Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, S. Trolier-McKinstry and T. N. Jackson, 2003, "Ion beam etching of lead zirconate titanate films"
  • Abhijat Goyal, R. Islam and Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2003, "Tin based Solder Bonding for MEMS Fabrication and Packaging Applications", 4980, pp. 197-205
  • Q. Zhou, G. Gerber, R. Meyer, D. van Tol, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, W. J. Hughes and S. Trolier-McKinstry, 2002, "MEMS Tonpilz Transducers", 687, pp. 161-166
  • Steven J. Gross, Q. Q. Zhang, Srinivas A Tadigadapa, S. Trolier-McKinstry, T. N. Jackson and F. T. Djuth, 2001, "Reliable Integration of piezoelectric lead zirconate titanate with MEMS fabrication processes", 2558, pp. 72-80
  • H. G. Yu, R. Wolf, K. Deng, L. Zhou, Srinivas A Tadigadapa and S. Trolier-McKinstry, 2001, "Fabrication and performance of d33-mode lead zirconate titanante(PZT) MEMS accelerometer", 4559, pp. 130-137
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Nader Najafi, 2001, "Reliability of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)", 2558, pp. 197-205
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa, 2000, "Integration of Micromachined Devices and Microelectronic Circuits: Techniques and Challenges"
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa, Yafan Zhang, Sonbol Massoud-Ansari and Nader Najafi, 2000, "High Performance MEMS Pressure and Flow Sensors"
  • Srinivas A Tadigadapa and Sonbol Massoud-Ansari, 1999, "Applications of high-performance MEMS pressure sensors using Dissolved Wafer Process (DWP)"
  • T. A. S. Srinivas and H. Ahmed, 1995, "Multi-purpose sensors based on free-standing microthermopiles", 2448, pp. 2-8
  • T. A. S. Srinivas, P. J. Timans and H. Ahmed, 1994, "A high performance infrared detector using MOS Technology"
  • T. A. S. Srinivas, P. J. Timans, R. J. Butcher and H. Ahmed, 1992, "A free-standing microthermopile infrared detector"

Research Projects

  • May 2013 - April 2017, "Chip scale magnetic sensor arrays based on magnetoviscous effect of ferrofluids," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • March 2016 - December 2017, "Continuous Urine Assay Instrumentation for Monitoring Kidney Function," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • September 2015 - August 2017, "Implantable Brain Microelectromechanical Magnetic Sensing and Stimulation (MEMS-MAGSS)," (Sponsor: National Institutes of Health).
  • July 2015 - July 2016, "Calorimetric Diagnostic Instrument for Acute Kidney Infection Monitoring," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • August 2015 - July 2016, "Investigations into Capacitance Diaphragm Gages and Quartz Resonator based Micromachined Pressure Sensors," (Sponsor: MKS Instruments Inc.).
  • June 2014 - May 2016, "Distributed Combustion System Based on Microspray Array," (Sponsor: Penn State University).
  • June 2014 - May 2015, "Room Temperature Sensors for Sustainable Magnetic Imaging of the Brain," (Sponsor: Pfeiffer Foundation).
  • July 2006 - June 2011, "NIRT: Electronic and Mechanical Devices from Graphene Films," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).

Honors and Awards

  • Initiative d’Excellence de l’université de Bordeaux, University of Bordeaux, France, June 2017 - August 2017
  • WILLIAM MONG DISTINGUISHED LECTURE, University of Hong Kong, September 2016 - September 2016
  • Gledden Fellowship, University of Western Australia, June 2008 - August 2008
  • E.T.S. Walton Fellowship, Science Foundation of Ireland, August 2007 - June 2008
  • Lundgren Research Award, University of Cambridge, October 1992 - January 1993
  • Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, January 1993 - December 1993
  • Research Studentship, Cambridge Philosophical Society, October 1991 - October 1992
  • Cambridge Nehru Scholarship, Cambridge Commonwealth Trust, October 1988 - October 1991
  • Overseas Research Scholarship Award, Committee of the Vice-chanccellors and Principals of the Universitues of the UK, October 1988 - October 1991
  • Institute Merit Scholarship, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, January 1987 - June 1988
  • Fellow, Institute of Physics, April 2012
  • Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, November 2014

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Committee Member, Search Committee Member, Penn State University, ADRI Search Committee, January 2016 - June 2016
  • Committee Member, Penn State University, Promotion & Tenure Committee, August 2015 - May 2016
  • Chairperson, Penn State University, Promotion & Tenure Committee, August 2016
  • Committee Member, Penn State University, Promotion & Tenure Committee, August 2016

Service to External Organizations:

  • Chairperson, Technical Program Chair, IEEE Sensors Council, November 2016 - November 2017
  • Chairperson, Technical Program Chair, IEEE Sensors Council, June 2015 - November 2016
  • Chairperson, Technical Program Chair, IEEE Sensors Council, May 2015 - November 2015
  • Moderator, Session Chair, Transducers 2015, June 2015 - June 2015
  • Moderator, Session Chair, Micro Nano Systems Conference, November 2015 - November 2015
  • Member, Board Member, IEEE Sensors Council, January 2017
 


 

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering administers the undergraduate major in biomedical engineering, and is a part of the university-wide Intercollege Graduate Degree Program, offering both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioengineering. Our work combines traditional engineering principles with medicine and technology for the betterment of human health and society. 

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Phone: 814-863-6614