BEL@UMBC

BIOELECTRONICS LABORATORY

DIRECTOR: Dr. GYMAMA SLAUGHTER

Publications

Papers in Referred Journals

  1. Ankit Baingane, Naomi Mburu and Gymama Slaughter ""Developing a dual self-powered biosensor for monitoring glucose and lactate," Sensors & Transducers. 214, 7, 34 - 38 (2017).
  2. Joel Tyson, Minhquan Tran, and Gymama Slaughter "Polyimide Neural Probe for Implant Biocompatibility," Solid States Electronics, 136, 113-119 (2017).
  3. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter "Generating usable electric power while sensing glucose," Micro & Nano Letters. (2017).
  4. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter "Characteristics of two self-powered glucose biosensors," IEEE Sensors Journal. 17 (12), 3607-3612 (2017).
  5. Gymama Slaughter and Tanmay Kulkarni "Highly Selective and Sensitive Self-Powered Glucose Sensor Based on Capacitor Circuit," Nature Scientific Reports. 7(1471), 1-9, 2017.
  6. Zahra Ghassemi and Gymama Slaughter "Biological Fuel Cells and Membranes," Membranes. 7, 2, 1-12 (2017).
  7. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter "Application of Semipermeable Membranes in Glucose Biosensing," Membranes. 6, 55, 1-20 (2016).
  8. Tanmay Kulkarni, Naomi Mburu, and Gymama Slaughter "Characterization of a Self-powered Glucose Monitor," Sensors & Transducers. 203, 8, 1 - 7 (2016).
  9. Gymama Slaughter and Tanmay Kulkarni, "A self-powered glucose biosensing system," Biosensors & Bioelectronics. 78, 45 - 50 (2016).
  10. Gymama Slaughter and Tanmay Kulkarni, "Fabrication of palladium nanowire array electrode for biofuel cell application," Journal of Microelectronic Engineering. 149, 92 - 96 (2016).
  11. Gymama Slaughter and Joshua Sunday, "Performance evaluation of aluminum/phosphate cell for powering small electronic devices," Sensing and Biosensing Research. 6, 39 - 42 (2015).
  12. Gymama Slaughter and Brian Stevens, "Biomimetic Zinc Phosphite Corrosion Protection of Al/Au/ZnO Anode for hybrid cell application," Journal of Membranes. 5, 739 - 751 (2015).
  13. Gymama Slaughter and Tanmay Kulkarni, "Enzymatic Glucose Biofuel Cell and its Application," Journal of Biochips & Tissue Chips. 5 (1) 1000111 (2015).
  14. Gymama Slaughter, Joshua Sunday and Brian Stevens, "Energy conversion from aluminium and phosphate rich solution via ZnO activation of aluminium," Materials Chemistry and Physics. 163, 245-252 (2015).
  15. Gymama Slaughter and Joshua Sunday, "A membraneless single compartment abiotic glucose fuel cell," Journal of Power Sources. 261, 332 - 336 (2014).
  16. Gymama Slaughter and Brian Stevens, "A cost-effective two-step method for enhancing the hydrophilicity of PDMS surfaces for non-plasma bonding of PDMS," BioChip Journal. 8(1) 28-34 (2014).
  17. Gymama Slaughter and Joshua Sunday, "Fabrication of enzymatic glucose hydrogel biosensor based on hydrothermally grown ZnO nanoclusters" Sensors Journal, IEEE. 14 (5) 1573-1576 (2014).
  18. Tanmay Kulkarni, Gymama Slaughter, Chimdi Ego-Osuala, Peter Kochunov, Raul A. Bastarrachea, Vicki Mattern, Marcia Andrade, Paul B. Higgins, Anthony G. Comuzzie, V. Saroja Voruganti, "Hyperglycemic challenge and distribution of adipose tissue in obese baboons," International Journal of Diabetology & Vascular Disease Research. 2:102 (2014).
  19. Gymama Slaughter and Kweku Amoah,"Vertically aligned Pd nanowires for Glucose Oxidase Bioanode," Journal Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 3 (4), 124 (2012)
  20. Gymama Slaughter, "A Gold Interdigitated Microelectrodes Fabricated on Polyhydroxybutyrate Substrate for the Determination of Urea Using Impedimetric Measurements" Sensors Journal, IEEE. 12 (4): 821-826 (2012).
  21. Gymama Slaughter, "Fabrication of Nano-Indented-Electrodes for Glucose Detection," Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology. 4 (2), 320-327 (2010).
  22. Gymama E. Slaughter and Rosalyn Hobson, "An Impedimetric Biosensor Based on PC12 Cells For the Monitoring of Exogenous Agents," Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 24, 1153 1158, (2009).
  23. Gymama E. Slaughter and Kabongo Ngandu, "Diversifying Engineering Education for Richmond Area Program for Minorities in Engineering," The International Journal of Engineering Education, 25 (3) 479-484 (2009).
  24. Gymama Slaughter and Rosalyn Hobson, "Artificial Neural Network for Temporal Impedance Recognition of Neurotoxins" Neural Networks IJCNN, 2001- 2008 (2006)
  25. Anthony Guiseppi-Elie, Sean Brahim, Gymama Slaughter, and Kevin Ward, "Design of a Subcutaneous Implantable Biochip for Monitoring of Glucose and Lactate" Sensors Journal, IEEE. 5 (3): 345-355 (2005)
  26. Gymama Slaughter, Erhard Bieberich, Gary Wnek, Kenneth Wynne and Anthony Guiseppi-Elie, "Improving neuron-to-electrode surface attachment via alkanethiol self-assembly: an alternating current impedance study" Langmuir. 20 (17): 7189-7200 (2004)
  27. Sean I. Brahim, Gymama E. Slaughter, and Anthony Guiseppi-Elie, "Electrical and electrochemical characterization of electroconductive PPy-p(HEMA) composite hydrogels" Smart Structures and Materials, 1-12 (2003)

 

Papers in Referred Conference Proceedings

  1. Tanmay Kulkarni, Md Qumrul Hasan and Gymama Slaughter, "Biofuel cell operating in human plasma." in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, IEEE, October, 2017, Glasgow, Scottland, UK.
  2. Md Qumrul Hasan and Gymama Slaughter, "A step-up LDO voltage regulator for a self-powered Biosensing system." in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, IEEE, October, 2017, Glasgow, Scottland, UK.
  3. Khalid Elawad, Federica Roth, Janaya Slaughter and Gymama Slaughter, "Wireless Sensor for Monitoring Acoustic Induced Vibration," in Proceedings of IEEE Future Technologies Conference, IEEE, November 2017
  4. Invited: Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter, "Simultaneous Glucose Sensing and Powering of Glucometer," in the Proceedings of IEEE MWSCAS, August 2017
  5. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter, "Highly sensitive self-powered glucose biosensor," in the Proceedings of IEEE EMBC, July 2017
  6. Joel Tyson, Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter, "Biocompatibility of a multifunctional neural probe material," in the Proceedings of IEEE EMBC, July 2017
  7. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter, "A self-powered glucose biosensor based on pyrolloquinoline quinone glucose dehydrogenase and bilirubin oxidase operating under physiological conditions, " in the Proceedings of IEEE EMBC, July 2017
  8. Danyelle Ireland, Lee Blaney, Charles LaBerge, Gymama Slaughter, Anne Spence, Penny Rheingans, "T-SITE: A Community of Transfer Scholars in Computing, Information Technology, and Engineering," In proceeding of ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, June 2017
  9. Joel Tyson, Minhquan Tran, Taylor Patrick and Gymama Slaughter, " Carbon nanotubes functionalized neural probe platform for characterization of cell attachment and motility," Technical Proceedings of TechConnect World, May, 2017
  10. Aniket Baingane, Naomi Mburu, Christopher Animashaun and Gymama Slaughter, "Dual Glucose and Lactate Self-powered biosensor, "Technical Proceedings of TechConnect World, May, 2017
  11. Zahra Ghassemi and Gymama Slaughter, "Dynamic Modeling of Direct Electron Tranfser PQQ-GDH MWCNTs Bioanode Function, " in Proceedings of IEEE NEMS, April 2017
  12. Tanmay Kulkarni, Ressa Sarreal, Alex Holtsschneider and Gymama Slaughter, "Simultaneous glucose sensing and energy harvesting using integrated charge pump and DC converter circuit," in Proceedings of IEEE NEMS, April 2017
  13. Gymama Slaughter, Matthew Robinson, Joel Tyson, and Jessie Zhang, "Process development to overcome the challenge of a difficult to integrate neuroelectronic device," in Optical Microlithography XXX, edited by Andreas Erdmann, Jongwook Kye, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 10147 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2017) 101470W
  14. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter, "Self-powered glucose biosensor operating under physiological conditions," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, IEEE, November 2016.
  15. Tanmay Kulkarni, Naomi Mburu and Gymama Slaughter, "A self-powered glucose monitor," in Technical Proceedings of TechConnect World, May, 2016.
  16. Gymama Slaughter, Joshua Sunday and Tanmay Kulkarni, "Capacitor charging using phosphate-based abiotic fuel cell," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, November 2015
  17. Gymama Slaughter, Brian Stevens and Larry Morton, "ZnO Activation of Aluminum for Energy Generation in Physiological Saline Buffer," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, November 2015
  18. Gymama Slaughter, Deepa Gupta, Tanmay Kulkarni and Larry Morton, "An enzymatic glucose biofuel cell based on Au nano-electrode array," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, November 2015
  19. Tanmay Kulkarni, Deepa Gupta, and Gymama Slaughter, "An enzymatic glucose biofuel cell based on Au nano-electrode array," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, November 2015
  20. Tanmay Kulkarni, Deepa Gupta, Dan Covey, Joseph Cheer and Gymama Slaughter, "Dopamine sensing upon amphetamine administration," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, November 2015
  21. Brian Stevens and Gymama Slaughter, "Characterization of glucose responsive phenylboronic acid-based hydrogel using Optical Coherence Tomography," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors, November 2014, 378-381.
  22. Gymama Slaughter and Yi Xin, "Sol-gel fiber-optic absorbance sensor for groundwater contaminants," in Proceedings of the 8th Annual IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS), April 2013, 88-91.
  23. Gymama Slaughter, Zach Kurtz, Marie desJardins, Peter F. Hu, Colin Mackenzie, Lynn Stansbury, Deborah M. Stein, "Prediction of Mortality" in Proceedings of the IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BIOCAS), November 2012, 1-4.
  24. Joshua Sunday, Kweku Amoah and Gymama Slaughter, "Growth of Electrodeposited ZnO Nanowires," in Proceedings of IEEE Sensors 2012, IEEE, October 2012, 1-3.
  25. Yi Xin and Gymama Slaughter, "Fabrication of a Sol-gel Fiber Optic Sensor," Late Breaking Research Paper in the 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBS): Engineering Innovation in Global Health. August 2012, 1.
  26. Slaughter, G., Harris, T., Ngandu, K., Williamson, K., and Adom, K., "Undergraduate Research Experience: A Tool for Student Retention and Performance in Engineering," ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition Conference Proceedings. June 2009, 1-7.
  27. Gymama E. Slaughter, "The Richmond Area Program for Minorities in Engineering: Summer Engineering Institute," IEEE Frontiers in Education. October 2008, 1-7.
  28. Singli Garcia-Otero, Gymama Slaughter, Ehsan Sheybani, and Keith Williamson, "Modifying the Curriculum to Prepare Engineering Graduates for Globalized Workplace," ASEE Global Colloquium on Engineering Education, GC 2008-119. October 2008, 119.

 

Referred Conference Abstracts

  1. Ressa Sarreal and Gymama Slaughter, "Amperometric Glucose and Lactate Biosensing for Organ Preservation," Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF), Aug. 9, 2017.
  2. Jacob Bass, Minhquan Tran, Alex Holtschneider, Amulya Shrestha, Ankit Baingane?, Md Qumrul Hasan?, and Gymama Slaughter, "Fabrication of temperature monitoring system for art conservation," Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF), Aug. 9, 2017.
  3. Jacob Bass, Minhquan Tran, Alex Holtschneider, Amulya Shrestha, Ankit Baingane?, Md Qumrul Hasan?, and Gymama Slaughter, "Development of temperature monitoring system for art conservation," Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF), Aug. 9, 2017.
  4. Joel Tyson and Gymama Slaughter, "A Novel, High-Density, Polyimide Neural Probe and Its Biocompatibility," Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF), Aug. 10, 2016.
  5. Khalid Elawad, Federica Roth, and Janaya Slaughter and Gymama Slaughter, "Music and Museums: An Investigation into the Effects of Acoustic Noise on Museum Displays and Artwork," Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF), Aug. 10, 2016.
  6. Naomi Mburu and Gymama Slaughter, "Dual Glucose and Lactate Self-Powered Biosensor." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2017.
  7. Taylor Patrick and Gymama Slaughter, "Development of a Multiplexing System to Test High Density Neural Probe Design for Chemical Sensing." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2017.
  8. Joel Tyson, Minhquan Tran and Gymama Slaughter, "Biocompatibility of a Novel Quad-Shank Neural Probe." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2017.
  9. Joel Tyson and Gymama Slaughter, "Biocompatibility of a Self-Powered Glucose Biosensing System." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2016.
  10. LarryMorton, Deepa Gupta, and Gymama Slaughter, VHigh Density Neural Probe Design for Chemical Sensing." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2015.
  11. Larry Morton and Gymama Slaughter, "Gold-Tip Nanoprobe Array Fabrication for Brain Characterization." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2015.
  12. Larry Morton, Deepa Gupta?, and Gymama Slaughter, "Etching Characteristic of TMAH on Fabricating Gold-Pyramid Nanoprobe Arrays," Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF), Aug. 5, 2014.
  13. Drayton Blanchard, Brian Stevens?, and Gymama Slaughter, "Characterization of Microfluidic Channels Created Using PDMS and Soft Lithography." UMBC's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), 2014.
  14. Tanmay Kulkarni and Gymama Slaughter, "A membraneless single compartment glucose/Oxygen fuel cell using highly ordered palladium nanowires," 24th Anniversary World Congress on Biosensors, May 2014, Melbourne, Australia.
  15. Gymama Slaughter, "Amperometric glucose biosensor based on nano-indented electrode ensembles," 20th Anniversary World Congress on Biosensors, May 2010, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
  16. Gymama E. Slaughter and Rosalyn Hobson, "An Impedimetric Biosensor Based on PC12 Cells For the Monitoring of Exogenous Agents," the Tenth World Congress on Biosensors. May 2008, Shanghai, China.
  17. Anthony Guiseppi-Elie, Sean Brahim, Sheena Abraham, Gymama Slaughter, Felix Miranda, Rainee Simons, Luciana Torres, Robert Diegelmann, Wayne Barbee, and Kevin Ward, "Feasibility Studies in Development of a Temporary Implantable Lactate Sensor Biochip for Monitoring During Hemorrhage" Advanced Technology Applications for Combat Casualty Care 2003 Conference, August 2003, St Petersberg, Florida.

 

Invention Disclosures and Patents

  1. G. Slaughter, "Device for Oral Administration of Teething Drug, Other Drugs and Other Oral Administration," U.S.-2004-0234456-A1 (November 25th, 2004)

 

 

 

Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
University of Maryland Baltimore County