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Dr. Murat Kaya Yapici

Dr. Murat Kaya Yapici

Assistant Professor, Electronic & Computer Engineering

Address: P.O.Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Telephone: +971 ()2-5018344

Fax: +971 (0)2-4472442

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  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University-College Station (USA), 2009
  • B.Sc., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University-College Station (USA), 2004
  • Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS)
  • BioMEMS, Microfluidics, Nanotechnology
  • Microelectronic Circuit Fabrication
  • Electronics
  • Semiconductor Devices
  • MEMS (Bio-MEMS, MOEMS, RF-MEMS)
  • Micromachining and Micro/Nano Fabrication Technologies
  • Scanning-Probe based Nanotechnology (dip-pen nanolithography, atomic force microscopy, probe development, tip-based nanofabrication)
  • Biomedical Microsystems and Devices (cell manipulation, stimulation, biomechanics, imaging, diagnosis)
  • Carbon-based Electronics (CNT, graphene)
  • Micro Sensors and Actuators

Scopus

  •  A. Garcia-Uribe, C-C. Chang, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, B. Bhaskar, J. Kuczynski, E. Ong, L. Wang, “High-Transmission-Efficiency and Side-Viewing Micro OIDRS Probe for Fast and Minimally-Invasive Tumor Margin Detection,” IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 11, pp. 891-896, 2011.
  •  H. Lee, R. Cooper, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, H. Liang, "Formation of One-dimensional Nanostructures using Atomic Force Microscope," IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, vol. 10, pp. 310-318, 2011.
  •  I.F. Lyuksyutov, D.G. Naugle, A.E. Ozmetin, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, “Vortex Pinning by an Inhomogeneous Magnetic Field” Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism, vol.23, pp. 1079-1082, 2010.
  •  M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, "Microfabrication of Colloidal Scanning Probes with Controllable Tip Radii of Curvature," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol.19, pp. 105021, 2009.
  •  A.E. Ozmetin, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, I. Lyuksyutov, D.G. Naugle, "Micro Magnet-Superconductor Hybrid Structures with Directional Current Flow Dependence for Persistent Current Switching" Applied Physics Letters, vol. 95, pp. 022506, 2009. Also selected for publication in the Virtual Journal of Applications of Superconductivity, vol. 17, issue 2, 2009 / Electronics Applications.
  •  M.K. Yapici, H. Lee, J. Zou, H. Liang, “Gold Coated Scanning Probes for Direct ‘Write’ of Sub-micron Metallic Structures,” Micro & Nano Letters, vol. 3, pp. 90-94, 2008.
  •  M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, “A Novel Micromachining Technique for the Batch-Fabrication of Scanning Probe Arrays with Precisely-defined Tip Contact Areas,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 18, pp. 085015, 2008.
  •  M.K. Yapici, A.E. Ozmetin, J. Zou, D.G. Naugle, “Development and Experimental Characterization of Micromachined Electromagnetic Probes for Biological Manipulation and Stimulation Applications,” Sensors and Actuators A. Physical, vol. 144, pp. 213-221, 2008.
  •  M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, “Permalloy Coated Tungsten Probe for Magnetic Manipulation of Micro Droplets,” Journal of Microsystem Technology, vol. 14, pp. 881-891, 2008.
  •  L. Yambem, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, “A New Wireless Sensor System for Smart Diapers,” IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 8, pp. 238-239, 2008.
  •  A. Garcia-Uribe, K.C. Balareddy, C-C. Chang, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, L. Wang 
    “High-Efficiency and Side-Viewing Micro Fiber Optic Probe for In-Vivo Diffuse Reflectance Measurements of Human Epithelial Tissues,” Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC'09, Minneapolis, MN, September 2-6, 2009.
  • M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, “A Novel Scanning Probe Array with Multiple Tip Sharpness for Variable-Resolution Scanning Probe Lithography Applications,” Proceedings of the 8th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, IEEE NANO’08, Arlington, TX, August 18-21, 2008.
  •  H. Lee, L. Peng, K. Wang, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, H. Liang, “Mechanisms of Formation of Nanostructures with Atomic Force Microscopy,” Proceedings of SPIE Microelectronics, MEMS and Nanotechnology, Canberra, ACT, Australia, Houston, TX, December 4-7, 2007.
  •  L. Yambem, M.K. Yapici, J. Zou, “Development of a Universal Wireless Sensor System for Automated Environmental Event Monitoring,” Proceedings of IEEE Sensors 2007 Conference, Atlanta, GA, pp.1311-1314, October 28-31, 2007.
  •  M.K. Yapici, D. Luo, J. Zou, Z. Cheng, “Magnetic Micro-Manipulation of Biocompatible Droplets,” Proceedings of the TexMEMS IX Conference, Lubbock, TX, September 17, 2007.
  •  M.K. Yapici, H. Lee, J. Zou, H. Liang, “Controllable Direct Writing of Gold Nanostructures for Integrated Nanobiosensor Applications,” Proceedings of the 7th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, IEEE NANO’07, Hong Kong, Best Student Paper Award Finalist, pp. 171-174, August 2-5, 2007.
  •  M.K. Yapici, A.E. Ozmetin, J. Zou, D.G. Naugle, “Experimental Characterization of Micromachined Electromagnetic Probes using Scanning Hall Probe Microscopy,” Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Transducers’07, Lyon, France, pp. 2365-2368, June 10-14, 2007.
  •  M.K. Yapici, H. Lee, J. Zou, H. Liang, “Maskless Formation of Metallic Nanostructures for Biochemical Sensing,” Proceedings of the Nanoelectronic Devices for Defense & Security Conference, NanoDDS, Crystal City, VA, June 2007.
  •  M.K. Yapici, Jun Zou, “Development of Micromachined Electromagnetic Probes for Biomedical Applications,” Proceedings of the TexMEMS VIII Conference, Richardson, TX, October 9, 2006. 
  •  H. Lee, L. Peng, M.K. Yapici, K. Wang, J. Zou, H. Liang, “Contact-Sliding-Induced Transformations with Atomic Force Microscopy,” 62nd Southwest Regional American Chemical Society Meeting, Houston, TX, October 2006.

Patents:

  •  J. Zou, M.K. Yapici, L. Yambem “Wireless Sensor System” Patent Application US20090201142.