Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Alkayyali, T., Cameron, T., Haltli, B., Kerr, R., & Ahmadi, A. (2019). Microfluidic and cross-linking methods for encapsulation of living cells and bacteria - A review. Analytica Chimica Acta, 1053, 1-21. doi:10.1016/j.aca.2018.12.056

Paknahad, M., Bachhal, J. S., Ahmadi, A., & Hoorfar, M. (2017). Characterization of channel coating and dimensions of microfluidic-based gas detectors. Sensors And Actuators B: Chemical, 241, 55-64. doi:10.1016/j.snb.2016.10.048

 

Mazyan, W. I., Ahmadi, A., Brinkerhoff, J., Ahmed, H., & Hoorfar, M. (2017). Enhancement of cyclone solid particle separation performance based on geometrical modification: numerical analysis. Separation And Purification Technology, 191, 276-285. doi:10.1016/j.seppur.2017.09.040

 

Mazyan, W. I., Ahmadi, A., Ahmed, H., & Hoorfar, M. (2017). Enhancement of solid particle separation efficiency in gas cyclones using electro-hydrodynamic method. Separation And Purification Technology, 182, 29-35. doi:10.1016/j.seppur.2017.03.034

 

Mazyan, W. I., Ahmadi, A., Ahmed, H., & Hoorfar, M. (2017). Increasing efficiency of natural gas cyclones through addition of tangential chambers. Journal Of Aerosol Science, 110, 36-42. doi:10.1016/j.jaerosci.2017.05.007

 

Cheng, E., Yu, H., Ahmadi, A., & Cheung, K. C. (2016). Investigation of the hydrodynamic response of cells in drop on demand piezoelectric inkjet nozzles. Biofabrication, 8(1), 015008. doi:10.1088/1758-5090/8/1/015008

 

Mazyan, W., Ahmadi, A., Ahmed, H., & Hoorfar, M. (2016). Market and technology assessment of natural gas processing: A review. Journal Of Natural Gas Science And Engineering, 30, 487-514. doi:10.1016/j.jngse.2016.02.010

 

Ahmadi, A., McDermid, C. M., & Markley, L. (2016). Magnetohydrodynamic actuation of droplets for millimetric planar fluidic systems. Applied Physics Letters, 108(1), 014101. doi:10.1063/1.4939245

 

Mazyan, W. I., Ahmadi, A., Jesus, R. D., Ahmed, H., & Hoorfar, M. (2016). Use of ferrous powder for increasing the efficiency of solid particle filtration in natural gas cyclones. Separation Science And Technology, 51(12), 2098-2104. doi:10.1080/01496395.2016.1200085

 

Ahmadi, A., Samanipour, R., Parker, B., & Kim, K. (2016). Rapid fabrication of circular channel microfluidic flow-focusing devices for hydrogel droplet generation. Iet Micro & Nano Letters, 11(1), 41-45. doi:10.1049/mnl.2015.0329

 

Samanipour, R., Wang, Z., Ahmadi, A., & Kim, K. (2016). Experimental and computational study of microfluidic flow-focusing generation of gelatin methacrylate hydrogel droplets. Journal Of Applied Polymer Science, 133(29). doi:10.1002/app.43701

 

Yafia, M., Ahmadi, A., Hoorfar, M., & Najjaran, H. (2015). Ultra-portable smartphone controlled integrated digital microfluidic system in a 3D-printed modular assembly. Micromachines, 6(9), 1289-1305. doi:10.3390/mi6091289

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings

Nino-Esparza, R., Riveroll, A., McDuffee, L. A., Montelpare, W. J., & Ahmadi, A. (2018). Development of saliva-based cortisol biosensors using smartphone-based image analysis. 2018 ACCES23-CMBEC41 Joint Conference, Charlottetown PEI, May 8-11, 2018. Charlottetown, PE.

 

Alkayyali, T., Allaire, J. -O., Fatima, Z., MacLean, H., Bressan, N., & Ahmadi, A. (2018). Development of a low-cost, portable, and noninvasive oyster heartbeat monitor. 2018 ACCES23-CMBEC41 Joint Conference Charlottetown PEI, May 8-11, 2018. Charlottetown, PE.

 

 

Cheng, E., Yu, H., Ahmadi, A., & Cheung, K. C. (2016). Rheological manipulation for improved reliability in inkjet printing of living cells. In 2016 IEEE 29th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Shanghai, China, 24-28 Jan. 2016 (pp. 784-787). IEEE.

 

Paknahad, M., Singh Bachhal, J., Ahmadi, A., & Hoorfar, M. (2016). Highly selective multi-target 3D-printed microfluidic-based breath analyzer. In 2016 IEEE 29th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Shanghai, China, 24-28 Jan. 2016 (pp. 905-908). IEEE.

 

Yafia, M., Ahmadi, A., Yesilcimen, K., Hoorfar, M., & Najjaran, H. (2015). Low cost smartphone controlled digital microfluidic chip in a 3D-printed modular assembly with replacable glass and screen printed paper chips. In 19th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (MicroTAS 2015) Gyeongju, Korea, 25-29 October 2015. (Vol. 1, pp. 2099-21001). Curran Associates.

 

He, K., Ahmadi, A., Walus, K., & Stoeber, B. (2015). On demand EWOD dropl let formation at a microfluidic T-junction. In 2015 Transducers - 2015 18th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS), Anchorage, AK, U.S.A, 21-25 June 2015 (pp. 1846-1849).

 

Mazyan, W. I., Ahmadi, A., Ahmed, H., & Hoorfar, M. (2015). Investigation of methods of enhancing the performance of propane pre-cooling refrigeration cycles in natural gas liquefaction processes. In Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 9-12 November, 2015. (Vol. 4, pp. 2823-2828). Society of Petroleum Engineers.

 

Winer, M. H., Ahmadi, A., & Cheung, K. C. (2014). Transient inertial flows: A new degree of freedom for particle focusing in microfluidic channels. In 2014 IEEE 27th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), San Francisco, CA, U.S.A., 26-30 Jan. 2014 (pp. 1051-1054). IEEE.

 

Winer, M. H., Ahmadi, A., & Cheung, K. C. (2014). Apparent size correlation: A simple method to determine vertical positions of particles using conventional microscopy. In 2014 IEEE 27th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), San Francisco, CA, U.S.A., 26-30 January, 2014. (pp. 939-942). IEEE.

 

Conference Presentations

 

Nino-Esparza, R., Riveroll, A., McDuffee, L. A., Montelpare, W. J., & Ahmadi, A. (2018). Development of saliva-based cortisol biosensors using smartphone-based image analysis. 2018 ACCES23-CMBEC41 Joint Conference, Charlottetown PEI, May 8-11, 2018. Charlottetown, PE.

 

Boertien, M., Smith, R., Stewart, B., Mazyan, W., Bressan, N., & Ahmadi, A. (2018). development of a low-cost portable sensor for detection of tetrahydrocannabinol (thc) in saliva. 2018 ACCES23-CMBEC41 Joint Conference, Charlottetown PEI, May 8-11, 2018.

 

Alkayyali, T., Allaire, J. -O., Fatima, Z., MacLean, H., Bressan, N., & Ahmadi, A. (2018). Development of a low-cost, portable, and noninvasive oyster heartbeat monitor. 2018 ACCES23-CMBEC41 Joint Conference Charlottetown PEI, May 8-11, 2018. Charlottetown, PE.

Butler, H., MacNevin, W., Naser, E., Torrealba, J., Bressan, N., … Jiwani, G. (2018). Development of a non-invasive point-of-care hematocrit sensor for anemia detection. 2018 ACCES23-CMBEC41 Joint Conference, Charlottetown PEI, May 8-11, 2018.

 

 

 

For a complete list of publications, please see Dr.Ahmadi's profile on Island Scholar.