Sensors integrating micro- and nanofibers
This special issue belongs to
|Journal of Materials & Metallurgical Engineering|
Deadline for Manuscript Submission
|March 31st, 2023|
Deadline for Publication
|April 15, 2023|
Special Issue Description
The development of next-generation, reasonably priced chemical and biosensor devices has plenty of potential thanks to recent developments in micro- and nanotechnology as well as the electrospinning technique.
Electrospun micro and nano-structures are excellent choices for a range of sensing applications because they can provide high sensitivity and reaction time due to their high surface area per volume unit. These sensors can be used for a variety of tasks, including environmental and bio-industrial analysis and medical diagnosis. Due to their capacity to be reversibly oxidized or reduced by the application of electrical potentials, conducting electroactive polymers are used in a wide range of amazing sensing applications. Conducting electroactive polymers combines the functions of a matrix immobilization template with the production of analytical signals for biosensing applications. The most prevalent conducting electroactive polymers have electronic conductivities of up to 104 1 and are made of polypyrrole, polyaniline, and polythiophene.
*Polypyrrole *Polyaniline *Polythiophene *Lead zirconate titanate *Ferroelectric *Affinity separation *Hydrophobic polymer
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