TEXPO winners 2017

Congratulations to our award winners!

Brian L. Barge Award for Microsystems Integration

Gabriel Gagnon-Turcotte (Université Laval, supervisor Benoit Gosselin)

Technology:
High Resolution CMOS Neural Interface for Synchronized Electrophysiology and Optogenetics

Presented by Brian L. Barge

Industrial Collaboration Award

Suraj Sharma (École de Technologie Supérieure, supervisor Frederic Nabki)

Technology:
Rotating MEMS Platform For Optical Switching

Presented by Guy Hamel, Teledyne DALSA

Honorable mention: Mohammad Mahdi Honari and Rashid Mirzavand (University of Alberta, supervisor Pedram Mousavi) for “Smart Direct-conversion Wireless/RFID Sensor.”

Micro-Nanosystems Design Award

Siba Moussa (McGill University, supervisor Prof. Janine Mauzeroll)

Technology:
A Micro-litre Temperature-Controlled Flow Cell for Small Scale Studies of CYP 3A4

Presented by Cheryl Mendenhall, Cadence

Honorable mention: Mohammad Abdolrazzaghi (University of Alberta, supervisor Mojgan Daneshmand) for “Microwave Mixer-Sensor for Arbitrarily Shrinking Limit of Detection in Non-Invasive Sensors.”

Award for Excellence in Nanofabrication

 

Thomas Jones (University of Alberta, supervisor Mojgan Daneshmand)

Technology:
Development of Monolithic Miniaturized Ridged Half-mode Waveguides for the Next Generation of Millimeter-wave Communication Systems

Presented by Rainer Schmid, Raith America, Inc.