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Pump less wearable microfluidic device for real time pH sweat monitoring

Benito-Lopez, Fernando orcid logoORCID: 0000-0003-0699-5507, Coyle, Shirley orcid logoORCID: 0000-0003-0493-8963, Byrne, Robert, Smeaton, Alan F. orcid logoORCID: 0000-0003-1028-8389, O'Connor, Noel E. orcid logoORCID: 0000-0002-4033-9135 and Diamond, Dermot orcid logoORCID: 0000-0003-2944-4839 (2009) Pump less wearable microfluidic device for real time pH sweat monitoring. In: Eurosensors 2009, 6-9 Sept 2009, Lausanne, Switzerland. ISBN 1876-6196

This paper presents the fabrication and the performance of a novel, wearable, robust, flexible and disposable microfluidic device which incorporates micro-Light Emitting Diodes (μ-LEDs) as a detection system, for monitoring in real time mode the pH of the sweat generated during an exercising period.
Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Event Type:Conference
Uncontrolled Keywords:microfluidic; pH; sport science; sweat monitoring; wearable sensors
Subjects:Engineering > Systems engineering
Medical Sciences > Health
Physical Sciences > Chemistry
Medical Sciences > Physiology
Medical Sciences > Sports sciences
DCU Faculties and Centres:DCU Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Science and Health > School of Chemical Sciences
DCU Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Science and Health > School of Health and Human Performance
Research Institutes and Centres > National Centre for Sensor Research (NCSR)
Research Institutes and Centres > CLARITY: The Centre for Sensor Web Technologies
Published in: Procedia Chemistry. 1(1). Elsevier. ISBN 1876-6196
Official URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proche.2009.07.275
Use License:This item is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. View License
Funders:Irish Research Council for Science Engineering and Technology, IRCSET fellowship number 2089, Science Foundation Ireland, SFI 07/CE/I1147, European Union (Biotex FP6-2004-IST-NMP-2)
ID Code:14800
Deposited On:14 Sep 2009 10:21 by Fernando Benito-Lopez . Last Modified 05 May 2022 14:27

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