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Author Xingtao Wei ♦ Jin-Hwan Lee ♦ Beyette, F.R. ♦ Timmons, W. ♦ Bishop, P.L. ♦ Papautsky, I.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2005
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Sensor arrays ♦ Silicon ♦ Microelectrodes ♦ Monitoring ♦ Sensor phenomena and characterization ♦ Particle measurements ♦ Wastewater treatment ♦ Amperometric sensors ♦ Measurement standards ♦ Materials testing
Abstract Silicon microelectrode array (MEA) sensors for in situ environmental monitoring have been successfully developed in this work. The sensors measure oxidation-reduction potential (ORP), which is important in many environmental applications, particularly those involving water quality monitoring and wastewater treatment. The electrochemical performance of these sensors was fully characterized by measuring redox potentials of standard and reference solutions as recommended by the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM). The silicon MEAs have substantially smaller sensing areas (mum vs. cm) than their current commercial counterparts and exhibit significantly faster response times (milliseconds vs. minutes). Further, the sensors are robust due to redundant array configuration and the material strength of silicon
Description Author affiliation: Cincinnati Univ., OH (Xingtao Wei; Jin-Hwan Lee; Beyette, F.R.)
ISBN 0780390563
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-10-30
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
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Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library