Selected Publications and Features

"Quantifying the volume of single cells continuously using a microfluidic pressure-driven trap with media exchange"
Biomicrofluidics, 8, 011101 (2014)
PDF or Biomicrofluidics, 8, 011101 (2014)

"Sorting particles and cells using a microfluidic volume sensor with active hydrodynamic flow focusing"
Microelectronic Engineering 118, 35-40 (2014)
PDF or Microelectronic Engineering 118, 35-40 (2014)

"A Microscale Anisotropic Biaxial Cell Stretching Device for Applications in Mechanobiology"
Biotechnology Letters 36, 3, 657-665 (2014)
PDF or Biotechnology Letters 36, 3, 657-665 (2014)

"Fine-Tuning the Size and Minimizing the Noise of Solid-State Nanopores"
Journal of Visualized Experiments 80, e51081 (2013)
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"Three Dimensional Spatial Separation of Cells in Response to Microtopography"
Biomaterials 34, 33, 8097-8104 (2013)
PDF or Biomaterials 34, 33, 8097-8104 (2013)

"Hollow core photonic crystal fiber as a reusable Raman biosensor"
Optics Express 21, 10, 12340-12350 (2013)
PDF or Optics Express 21, 10, 12340-12350 (2013)

"Field Flow Fractionation and Hydrodynamic Chromatography on a Microfluidic Chip"
Analytical Chemistry 85 (12), 5981-5988 (2013)
PDF or Analytical Chemistry 85 (12), 5981-5988 (2013)

"Hollow core photonic crystal fiber as a robust Raman biosensor"
Proc. SPIE 8576, Optical Fibers & Sensors for Medical Diagnostics & Treatment App. XIII, 85760F (2013)
PDF or DOI:10.1117/12.2004692 (2013)

"Using the fringing electric field in microfluidic volume sensors to enhance sensitivity and accuracy"
Applied Physics Letters, 101, 154105 (2012)
PDF or Applied Physics Letters 101, 154105 (2012)

"Precise Size Control and Noise Reduction of Solid-State Nanopores in Aqueous Solutions"
Nanotechnology, 23 (2012) 405301
PDF or Nanotechnology 23 (2012) 405301

"Microfluidic impedance flow cytometer with tuneable sensitivity"
Lab on a Chip, 12, 3016-3019 (2012)
PDF or Lab on a Chip , 12, 3016-3019 (2012)

"Using buoyant mass to measure the growth of single cells"
Nature Methods, 7, 387-390 (2010)
PDF or Nature Methods 7, 387-390 (2010)

"Measuring the growth rate of cells, one at a time" by Gilles Charvin
Nature Methods (News and Views)Nature Methods, 7, 363 (2010)
PDF or Nature Methods (News and Views) 7, 363 (2010)

 

"Cantilever-based sensing: the origin of surface stress and optimization strategies"
Nanotechnology, 21, 075501 (2010)
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or Nanotechnology 21, 075501 (2010)

 

"Mass-Based Readout for Agglutination Assays"
Applied Physics Letters, 91, 193902 (2007)
PDF or APL 91, 193902 (2007)

 

"Measuring the mass, density, and size of particles and cells using a suspended microchannel resonator"
Applied Physics Letters, 91, 123121 (2007)
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or APL 91, 123121 (2007)

 

"Microcantilever-Based Sensors: Effect of Morphology, Adhesion, and Cleanliness of the Sensing Surface on Surface Stress"
Analytical Chemistry, 79 (21), 8136-8143 (2007)
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or Analytical Chemistry 79 (21), 8136-8143 (2007)

"Weighing of Biomolecules, Single Cells, and Single Nanoparticles in Fluid"
Nature, 446, 1066-1069 (2007)
PDF orNature 446, 1066-1069 (2007)
Nature Editor's Summary and News and Views

“This year in Nature: 'Weighing in'", Selected as Nature’s favorite ‘Applied Physics’ contribution of 2007
PDF or Nature 450, 1131 (2007)

 

"Integrated microelectronic device for label-free nucleic acid amplification and detection"
Lab on a Chip, 7, 347-354 (2007)
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or Lab Chip (7), 347-354 (2007)

 

"A complete analysis of the laser beam deflection systems used in cantilever-based systems"
Ultramicroscopy, 107 (4-5), 422-430 (2007)
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or Ultramicroscopy 107 (4-5), 422-430 (2007)

 

"Monitoring of heparin and its low-molecular-weight analogs by silicon field effect"
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103 (36), 13374-13379 (2006)
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or PNAS 103 (36), 13374-13379 (2006)

 

"Label-Free Microelectronic PCR Quantification"
Analytical Chemistry, 78 (8), 2526 - 2531 (2006)
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or Anal. Chem. 78 (8), 2526 - 2531 (2006)

 

"Calibrating laser beam deflection systems for use in atomic force microscopes and cantilever sensors"
Applied Physics Letters, 88, 083108 (2006)
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or APL 88, 083108 (2006)

Supporting digital resources

 

"Redox-induced Surface Stress of Polypyrrole-based Actuators"
Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 109(37), 17531-17537 (2005)
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or J. Phys Chem B 109, 17531 (2005)


"A differential microcantilever-based system for measuring surface stress changes induced by electrochemical reactions"
Sensors and Actuators B, 107, 233-241 (2005)
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or Sensors and Actuators B 107, 233 (2005)



"Surface Stress, Kinetics, and Structure of Alkanethiol Self-Assembled Monolayers"

PhD THESIS - Michel Godin, Department of Physics, McGill University, August 2004
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"Surface Stress, Kinetics, and Structure of Alkanethiol Self-Assembled Monolayers"
Langmuir, 20, 7090 (2004) << Featured on the Langmuir journal cover>>
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"Combined in situ micromechanical cantilever-based sensing and ellipsometry"
Review of Scientific Instruments, 74, 4902 (2003)
PDF or Rev. Sci. Instrum.74, 4902 (2003)


"Quantitative Surface Stress Measurements Using a Micro-Cantilever"
Applied Physics Letters, 79, 551 (2001)
PDF or Appl. Phys. Lett. 79, 551 (2001)