Publications

Recent papers
1. Payman Rajai, Matthew Straeten, Jiewen Liu, George Xereas and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Modeling of temperature frequency-compensation of doped silicon MEMS resonator," 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Inertial Sensors and Systems (INERTIAL), March 26, Moltrasio, IT, pp. 1-2, 2018.

2. Mahshid, Sara; Lu, Jia; Abidi, Abrar; Sladek, Robert; Reisner, Walter; Ahamed, Mohammed Jalal, "Transverse Dielectrophoretic-based DNA Nanoscale Confinement", Scientific Reports (Nature publishing group), volume 8, 5981, 2018.
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-24132-5

3. Julia Pignanelli, Kory Schlingman, Tricia Breen Carmichael, Simon Rondeau-Gagné, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "A comparative analysis of capacitive-based flexible PDMS pressure sensors", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, Volume 285, Pages 427-436, 2019.

4. Payman Rajai and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Optimization of Interaural Intensity Difference based Binaural Sonar Sensing System for Object Detection", CSME 2018 International Congress, Toronto, Ontario, May 27-28, 2018.

5. Md. Kaes, D.S-K Ting and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Modeling of Structural and Environmental Effects on Microelectromechanical (MEMS) Vibratory Gyroscopes", CSME 2018 International Congress, Toronto, Ontario, May 27-28, 2018.

6. Joshua Jaekel and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "An inertial navigation system with acoustic obstacle detection for pedestrian applications," 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Inertial Sensors and Systems (INERTIAL), Kauai, HI, 2017, pp. 109-112.

7. Austin Liolli and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Design of a Hybrid Active and Passive Efficient Micromixer for 3D Printed Microfluidics",Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2016, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, pp. 1-8, November 11-17, 2016.

8. Jiewen Liu, Joshua Jaekel, Dharamdeo Ramdani, Nabeel Khan, David S-K. Ting, and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Effect of Geometric and Material Properties on Thermoelastic Damping (TED) of Hemispherical Inertial Resonator", ASME IMECE-2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, IMECE2016-66277, pp. V010T13A019; 6 pages, November 11-17, 2016.

9. Balaadithya Uppalapati, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Vamsy P. Chodavarapu, "Design and analysis of wafer-level vacuum-encapsulated disk resonator gyroscope using a commercial MEMS process," 2017 IEEE National Aerospace and Electronics Conference (NAECON), Dayton, OH, pp. 108-112, 2017.

2016-previous
Journal

1. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Sara Mahshid, Danillel Berard, François Michaud, Rob Sladek, Walter Reisner and Sabrina Leslie “Continuous confinement fluidics: getting lots of molecules into small spaces with high fidelity”, Macromolecules, Volume 49, Issue 7, pp. 2853–2859, 2016

2. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Doruk Senkal, Alexander A. Trusov, Andrei M. Shkel, “Study of High Aspect Ratio NLD Plasma Etching and Post Processing of Fused Silica and Borosilicate Glass”, IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 24, issue 4, pp. 790-800, 2015. doi: 10.1109/JMEMS.2015.2442596., 2015.

3. Sara Mahshid, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Danillel Berard, Susan Amin, Rob Sladek, Sabrina Leslie, Walter Reisner, “Development of a Platform for Single Cell Genomics Using Convex Lens-Induced Confinement”, Lab-chip journal, Volume 15, Issue 14, pp. 3013-3020, 2015.

4. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, M.H.A. Ardakani, S. Askari, and Andrei M. Shkel, “1-million Q-factor Demonstrated in Micro-glassblown Fused Silica Resonators”, IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems., Volume 24, Issue 1, pp.29,37, 2015.

5. D. Berard, F. Michaud, S. Mahshid, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, M.J. McFaul, P. Burebe, R. Sladek, W. Reisner, S. R. Leslie, "Convex Lens-Induced Nanoscale Templating", Volume 111, No. 37, pp. 13295-13300, PNAS (Proceedings of National Academy of Science), 2014.

6. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Ridha Ben-Mrad and Pierre Sullivan, "Electrowetting on Dielectric (EWOD) based Thermo-responsive Microvalve for Interfacing Droplet Flow with Continuous Flow", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Volume 22, Issue 3, pp. 536, June 2013.

7. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Alexander A. Trusov, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Electrostatic and Mechanical Characterization of 3-D Micro-wineglass Resonators,” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, vol. 215, pp.150-154, 2014.

8. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Ridha Ben-Mrad and Pierre Sullivan, "A Drop-on-Demand based Electrostatically Actuated Microdispenser", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp. 177-185, 2013.

9. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Sergey I. Gubarenko, Ridha Ben-Mrad, and Pierre Sullivan, "A Piezo-Actuated Droplet Dispensing Microfluidic Chip", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp. 110-119, Feb 2010.

10. Michael Schertzer, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Ridha Ben-Mrad, Peter Lea and Pierre Sullivan, "Characterizing the Surface Quality and Droplet Interface Shape for Microarray Plates", Langmuir: the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids, Volume 28 (26), 2012.

11. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Alexander A. Trusov, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Achieving Sub-Hz Frequency Symmetry in Micro-glassblown Wineglass Resonators”, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 30-38, IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2013.

12. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Alexander A. Trusov, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Micro-glassblowing of Titania Silicate Glass and Fused Quartz,” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, vol. 201, pp. 525-531, October 2013

Conference Publications

1. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Doruk Senkal, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Improvement of Side-wall Roughness in Deep Glass Etched MEMS Vibratory Sensors”, in proceedings of IEEE Inertial 2014, pp. 127-128, Laguna Beach, CA, USA, February 25-26, 2014.

2. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Doruk Senkal, Alexander A. Trusov, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Deep NLD Plasma Etching of Fused Silica and Borosilicate Glass”, Proceedings of IEEE Sensors 2013, Baltimore, MD, USA, pp. 1767-1770, 03-06 Nov 2013.

3. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, S. Askari and A.M. Shkel, “1-million Q-factor Demonstrated on Micro-glassblown Fused Silica Resonators with Out of Plane Transduction”, in print, Hilton Head 2014 Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA, June 8-12, 2014.

4. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Design and Modelling of Micro-glassblown Inverted-wineglass Structures”, IEEE Inertial14, Laguna Beach, CA, USA, 25-26 February 2014.

5. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Doruk Senkal, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Effect of Annealing on Mechanical Quality Factor of Fused Quartz Hemispherical Resonator”, Proceedings of IEEE Inertial 14, pp. 59-62, Laguna Beach, CA, USA, 25-26, February 2014.

6. D. Senkal, S. Askari, M. J. Ahamed, E.J. Ng, V. Hong, Y. Yang, C.H. Ahn, T.W. Kenny, and A.M. Shkel, “100K Q-factor Toroidal Ring Gyroscope Implemented in Wafer-level Epitaxial Silicon Encapsulation Process”, IEEE MEMS 2014, San Francisco, CA, USA, 26-30 January 2014.

7. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Sina Askari, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Microglassblown Fused Silica Wineglass Resonators with Q-factors above 1-million and Out-of-plane Electrodes”, Eurosensors 2014, Brescia, Italy, 7-10 September, 2014

8. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Alexander A. Trusov, Andrei M. Shkel, "Adaptable Test-Bed for Characterization of Micro-wineglass Resonators,” Proceedings of IEEE MEMS 2013, pp.469-472, Taipei, Taiwan 20 - 24 January 2013.

9. Doruk Senkal, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Alexander A. Trusov, Andrei M. Shkel, "Demonstration of Sub-Hz Frequency Symmetry in Micro-glassblown Wineglass Resonators with Integrated Electrodes,” Proceedings of Transducers 2013, pp. 1380-1383, Barcelona, Spain, June 2013.

10. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Ridha Ben-Mrad, and Pierre Sullivan, “Electrowetting on Dielectric Based Droplet Transport Inside a Closed-channel”, Proceedings of the ASME IMECE-2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (in CD), British Colombia, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.

11. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Ridha Ben-Mrad, and Pierre Sullivan, “A Piezo Actuated Dispensing Microfluidic Chip for Producing DNA-Microarrays”, Ontario Lab on a Chip 2007, Toronto, Canada, 2007.

12. D Berard, F Michaud, S Mahshid, J Mohammed Ahamed, Rob Sladek, Walter Reisner, and Sabrina Leslie, "How to get into that``room at the bottom''of DNA analysis", APS March Meeting 2015, Volume 60, Number 1, March 2–6, San Antonio, Texas, 2015

Patents/disclosures

1. Andrei M. Shkel, Doruk Senkal and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "METHOD OF FABRICATING MICRO-GLASSBLOWN GYROSCOPES", US 2017/0016742 A1, Jan 19, 2017.
2. Mohammed Jalal Ahamed and Joshua Jaekel, "A METHOD FOR STANDALONE PERSONALIZED NAVIGATION WITH REALTIME BARRIER DETECTION", US patent pending, 62455918, Feb 2017.
3. Sara Mahshid, Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, Rob Sladek and Walter Reisner, “Method for Dielectrophoretic Manipulation of DNA”, 2015, US20170326558 A1, November 16, 2017