Journal Publications

Li, L.L.; Holthoff, E.L.; Shaw, L.A; Burgner, C.B.; Turner, K.L., “Noise Squeezing Controlled Parametric Bifurcation Tracking of MIP-Coated Microbeam MEMS Sensor for TNT Explosive Gas Sensing,” Microelectromechanical Systems, Journal of , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1,1

K. Moran, C. Burgner, S. Shaw and K. Turner, A Review of Parametric resonance in Microelectromechanical Systems, in NOLTA, IEICE, Vol 4., No. 3, pp. 198-224 (2013).

S Chary, J Tamelier, K Turner A microfabricated gecko-inspired controllable and reusable dry adhesive, Smart Materials and Structures 22 (2), 025013 (2013).

Jeffrey Rhoads, Vijay Kumar, Steve Shaw, Kimberly Turner., The nonlinear dynamics of electromagnetically-actuated microbeam resonators with purely-parametric excitations, International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 2013.

John Tamelier, Sathya Chary, and Kimberly Turner, “Vertical Anisotropic Microfibers for a Gecko-Inspired Adhesive” Langmuir 2012, 28, 8746−8752/ Langmuir, dx.doi.org/10.1021/la3004855

Jing Yu ,Sathya Chary , Saurabh Das ,John Tamelier ,Kimberly L. Turner , and Jacob N. Israelachvili*1† “Friction and Adhesion of Gecko-Inspired PDMS Flaps on Rough Surfaces,”Langmuir,

Zi Yie, Nick Miller, Steve Shaw, and Kimberly Turner, “Parametric amplification in a resonant sensing array,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 22 (2012) 035004 (7pp)

J. Yu, S. Chary, S. Das, J. Tamelier, N. Pesika, K. Turner, J. Israelachvili, Gecko-Inspired Dry Adhesive for Robotic Applications, Adv. Func. Mat. 2011, 21.

Zi Yie, Mark Zielke, Christopher Burgner, Kimberly Turner, Comparison of parametric and linear mass detection in the presence of detection noise, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 21, 025027, 2011

L. Oropeza-Ramos, K. L. Turner “Using Parametric Resonance to Improve Micro-Gyroscope Performance” Advanced Materials and Technologies for Micro/Nano Devices, Book Chapter, 2010.

Jeong Min Baik, Mark Zielke, Myung Hwa Kim, Kimberly L. Turner, Alec M. Wodtke, and Martin Moskovits, “ Tin-Oxide Nanowire-based electronic noise using heterogeneous Catalysis as a functionalization strategy”, ACS Nano, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 3117-3122. 2010.

Benedikt Zeyen, Kumar Virwani, Bede Pittenger, and Kimberly L. Turner, Preamplifying Cantilevers for Dynamic Atomic Force Microscopy, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 94, Mar 2009

Barry E. DeMartini, Jeffrey F. Rhoads, Mark A. Zielke, Kyle G. Owen, Steven W. Shaw, and Kimberly L. Turner, A single input-single output coupled microresonator array for the detection and identification of multiple analytes, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 93, Aug 2008

Barry E. DeMartini, Holly E. Butterfield, Jeff Moehlis, and Kimberly L. Turner, Chaos for a Microelectromechanical Oscillator Governed by the Nonlinear Mathieu Equation, Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol. 16, NO. 6, Dec. 2007

Georg Schitter, Karl J. Astrom, Barry E. DeMartini, Philipp J. Thurner, Kimberly L. Turner, and Paul K. Hansma, Design and Modeling of a High-Speed AFM Scanner, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 15, No.5, Sept. 2007

Barry E. DeMartini, Jeffrey F. Rhoads, Steven W. Shaw, Kimberly L. Turner, A single input-single output mass sensor based on a coupled array of microresonators, Sensors and Actuators A Physical, Vol. 137 p.147-156, 2007

Abhishek Srivastava, Karl J. Astrom and Kimberly L. Turner, Experimental Characterization of Micro-Friction on a Mica Surface Using the Lateral Motion and Force Measurement Capability of an Instrumented Indenter, Tribology Letters, Vol. 27, No. 3, p. 315-322, Sept. 2007

M.V. Requa, K. L. Turner, Precise frequency estimation in a microelectromechanical parametric resonator. Applied Physics Letters, 2007. 90

E.R. Parker, M.P. Rao, K.L. Turner, C.D. Meinhart, N.C. MacDonald, Bulk Micromachined Titanium Microneedles, Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2007. 16(2): p. 289-295

B. E. DeMartini, J. F. Rhoads, K. L. Turner, S. W. Shaw, and J. Moehlis, Linear and Nonlinear Tuning of Parametrically Excited MEMS Oscillators. Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2007. 16(2): p. 310-318

K.L. Christman, M.V. Requa, V.D. Enriquez-Rios, S.C. Ward, K.A. Bradley, K.L. Turner, and H.D. Maynard, Submicron Streptavidin Patterns for Protein Assembly, Langmuir 22 (17), 7444-7450, 2006.

Jeff F. Rhoads, Steve W. Shaw, Kimberly L. Turner, Jeff Moehlis, Barry E. DeMartini, and Weibin Zhang, Generalized Parametric Resonance in Electrostatically Actuated Microelectromechanical Oscillators. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 2006. 296(4-5): p. 797-829.

Weibin Zhang, Kimberly L. Turner, Frequency Dependent Fluid Damping of Micro/Nano Flexural Resonators: Experiment Model and Analysis, Sensors and Actuators A, 2006, Accepted

Michael V. Requa, Kimberly L. Turner, Electromechanically driven and sensed parametric resonance in silicon microcantilevers, Applied Physics Letters 88, 263508, 2006

K.L. Christman, M.V. Requa, V.D. Enriquez-Rios, P. Mendes, J.F. Stoddart, K.L. Turner, and H.D. Maynard, Sub-micron Patterning on Polymer Films for Protein Arrays, Mater Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 900E 2003 Materials Research Society

K.L. Christman, M.V. Requa, V.E. Enriquez-Rios, S.C. Ward, K.A. Bradley, K.L. Turner, and H.D. Maynard, Nanopatterned Polymer Films for Bioconjugation, Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 231: 23-PMSE, March 2006

Jeffrey F. Rhoads, Steven W. Shaw, Kimberly L. Turner, The Nonlinear Response of Resonant Microbeam Systems with Purely-Parametric Electrostatic Actuation, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol 16, Issue 5, pp. 890-899, 2006

Jeffrey F. Rhoads, Steven W. Shaw, Kimberly L. Turner and Rajashree Baskaran, Tunable Micromechanical Filters that Expolit Parametric Resonance, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Vol 127, Issue 5, pp. 423-430, Oct 2005

Wenhua Zhang and Kimberly L. Turner, Frequency tuning and control of parametrically resonant mass-sensors, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A, Vol 23, Issue 4, pp. 841-845, Jul 2005

Wenhua Zhang and Kimberly L. Turner, Application of parametric resonance amplification in a single-crystal silicon micro-oscillator based mass sensor, Sensors and Actuators A, Vol 122, Issue 1, pp. 23-30, Jul 2005

Michael T. Northen and Kimberly L. Turner, A batch fabricated biomimetic dry adhesive, Nanotechnology, Vol 16, No. 8, pp. 1159-1166, Aug 2005

Napoli, M., Wenhua Zhang, Turner, K., Bamieh, B., Characterization of electrostatically coupled microcantilevers, Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp. 295 – 304, April 2005

Abhyudai Singh, Ranjan Mukherjee, Kimberly L. Turner, Steve Shaw, MEMS Implementation of Axial and Follower End Forces, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 286, pp. 637-644, Feb 2005

Mariateresa Napoli, Bassam Bamieh and Kimberly Turner, A Capacitive Microcantilever: Modelling, Validation, and Estimation Using Current Measurements, Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control, Vol 126, Issue 2, pp. 319-326, June 2004

Anyuan Cao, P. M. Ajayan, G. Ramanath, R. Baskaran, and K. Turner, Silicon oxide thickness-dependent growth of carbon nanotubes, Applied Physics Letters Vol 84(1) pp. 109-111. January 5, 2004

Rajashree Baskaran and Kimberly Turner, Mechanical domain coupled mode parametric resonance and amplification in a torsional mode micro electro mechanical oscillator, Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering, v. 13, p. 701-707, Sep 2003.

Carl Meinhart, Dazhi Wang, and Kimberly Turner, Measurement of AC Electrokinetic Flows, Journal of Biomedical Microdevices, v. 5, no. 2, p. 144-147, 2003

A. Cao, M. Frederick, P. Ajayan, G. Ramanath, R. Baskaran, K. Turner, Direction-selective and length-tunable in-plane growth of carbon nanotubes, Advanced Materials, v.15 no. 13, p. 1105-1109, July 2003

Wenhua Zhang, Baskaran R, Turner K. Tuning the dynamic behavior of parametric resonance in a micromechanical oscillator, Applied Physics Letters, vol.82, no.1, 6 Jan. 2003, pp.130-2. Publisher: AIP, USA.

Wenhua Zhang, Baskaran R, Turner KL. Effect of cubic nonlinearity on auto-parametrically amplified resonant MEMS mass sensor, Sensors & Actuators A-Physical, vol.A102, no.1-2, 1 Dec. 2002, pp.139-50

Rong Liu, Paden, B., Turner, K., MEMS resonators that are robust to process-induced feature width variations, Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Volume: 11 , Issue: 5 , Oct. 2002, pp. 505 – 511

A. R. Stonas, N. C. MacDonald, K. L. Turner, S. P. DenBaars, E. L. Hu, Photoelectrochemical undercut etching for fabrication of GaN microelectromechanical systems, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 19 , 2838 (2001)

K. L. Turner, S. A. Miller, P.G. Hartwell, N. C. MacDonald, S. H. Strogatz, and S. G. Adams, Five Parametric Resonances in a MicroElectroMechanical System, Nature, 396, 149-152 (1998).

S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner and Noel C. MacDonald, Microelectromechanical Scanning Probe Instruments for Array Architecture. Review of Scientific Instruments, 68, 4155-4162 (1997)

 

Conference Proceedings

Lily Li, Ellen Holthoff, Lucas Shaw, Christopher Burgner, Turner Kimberly. “Noise Squeezing Controlled Parametric Bifurcation Tracking of MIP-Coated Microbeam MEMS Sensor for TNT Explosives Detection,” the 17th U. S. National Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (USNCTAM), 2014

Li, L. L., Holthoff, E. L., Shaw, L. A., Burgner, C. B.,Turner, K. L.”Phase Noise Squeezing Based Parametric Bifurcation Tracking of MIP-Coated Microbeam MEMS Sensor for TNT Explosive Gas Sensing,” in Solid-State Sensor,Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head Workshop,2014

Nicholas Miller, Chris Burgner, Mark Dykman, Steven Shaw, Kimberly Turner, Fast estimation of bifurcation conditions using noisy response data, 2010/3/25, SPIE Smart Structures and Materials+ Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring, Pages76470O-76470O-12

A Tazzoli, G Piazza, M Rinaldi, J Segovia, C Cassella, B Otis, J Shi, K .Turner, Piezoelectric Non-Linear Nanomechanical Temperature and Acceleration Insensitive Clocks, Proc. of SPIE Vol 8373, 83730A-1

KL Turner, CB Burgner, Z Yie, E Holtoff, Using nonlinearity to enhance micro/nanosensor performance, Sensors, 2012 IEEE, Taipei Taiwan, 1-4

S Chary, J Tamelier, KL Turner, Articulation of angled semicircular microfibers for a gecko-inspired anisotropic adhesive, Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), 2013 IEEE 26th International Conference on MEMS.

C. B. Burgner, L. A. Shaw, and K. L. Turner, “A New Method For Resonant Sensing Based on Noise In Nonlinear Mems”, in 2012 IEEE 25th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (mems), 2012.

J. Tamelier, S. Chary, K. Turner, J. Yu, S. Das, J. Israelachvili, “Millimeter size patch behaviour of Gecko-inspired reversible adhesive,” presented at IEEE Sensors 2011, Ireland, P1463 (2011).

Christopher Burgner, William Snyders, & Kimberly Turner, Control of MEMS on the Edge of Instability, IEEE Transducers, Beijing, China June 2011

Kari Moran and Kimberly Turner, Measuring the Frequency Resolution of a multi degree of freedom resonator for mass detection, IEEE Transducers, Beijing, China June 2011

J. Tamelier, S. Chary, J. Yu, S. Das, K. Turner, J. Israelachvili, Gecko-Inspired Dry Adhesive for Robotic Applications, Army Sc. Conf. 2010, GO-02.

C.B Burgner, N.J. Miller, K.L Turner S.W Shaw, Parameter Sweep Strategies for Sensing Using Bifurcations in MEMS, Solid-State Sensor, Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC June 2010.

Z. Yie, K.L Turner, N.J. Miller, S.W Shaw, Sensitivity Enhancement Using Parametric Amplification in a Resonant Sensing Array , Solid-State Sensor, Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC June 2010.

K. Moran, BE DeMartini, KL Turner, KJ Astrom, Frequency Resolution of a Mult Degree of Freedom Resonator, IEEE Sensors, Christchurch, New Zealand October 2009.

C.B Burgner, Z. Yie, N. Kataria, L. Oropeza, K. Åström, F. Brewer, and K. Turner, Digital Control of Tunneling Accelerometer, IEEE Sensors, Christchurch, New Zealand October 2009.

Z Yie, N. Kataria, C. Burgner, K. Astrom, F. Brewer, and K. Turner, Control Design for Force Balance Sensors, American Control Conference, St. Louis, MO, June 2009

Bahl, G.; Walmsley, R.G.; DeMartini, B.E.; Turner, K.L.; Hartwell, P.G., “Passivated Electrode Actuator with Stable Resonance Amplitude,” in Microelectromechanical systems 2009 (MEMS 2009), 25-29 January 2009, Sorrento, Italy, pp. 1099-1102.

B. Zeyen, B. Pittenger, K. Virwani, K.L. Turner, Preamplifying Cantilevers for Contact Resonance Mode Imaging, Solid-State Sensor, Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC June 2008

L.A. Oropeza-Ramos, N. Kataria, C.B. Burgner, K.J. Åström, F. Brewer and K.L. Turner, Noise Analysis of a Tunneling Accelerometer Based on State Space Stochastic Theory, Solid-State Sensor, Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC June 2008

L. Oropeza-Ramos, C. B. Burgner, C. Olroyd, and K. Turner, Inherently robust micro gyroscope actuated by parametric resonance, IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, Tucson, AZ, Jan 2008.

B.E. DeMartini, H.E. Butterfield, J. Moehlis, and K.L. Turner, Prediction and validation of chaotic behavior in an electrostatically actuated microelectromechancal oscillator, Transducers & Eurosensors, Lyon, France, 2007

Benedikt Zeyen, and Kimberly L. Turner. Design and Test of a novel higher harmonic imaging AFM probe wit a dedicated second cantilever for harmonic amplification, Transducers & Eurosensors, Lyon, France, 2007

Georg Schitter, Karl J. Astrom, Barry E. DeMartini, Georg E. Fartner, Kimberly L. Turner, Philipp J. Thurner and Paul K. Hansma. Design and Modeling of a High-Speed Scanner for Atomic Force Microscopy. American Control Conference, Minneapolis, MN 2006

Mike T. Northen, Kimberly Turner, C. Greiner, and E. Artz, Hierarchial Gecko-Inspired Switchable Adhesive, Hilton Head 2006: A Solid-State Sensor, Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC 2006

Barry E. DeMartini, Jeff F. Rhoads, Steve W. Shaw, and Kimberly Turner, A Resonant SISO Sensor Based on a Coupled Array of Microelectromechanical Oscillators, Hilton Head 2006: A Solid-State Sensor, Actuator, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC 2006

Michael V. Requa and Kimberly L. Turner, Precision Frequency Estimation in Parametrically Resonant Microcantilevers, IEEE Sensors 2006, Daegu, Korea

Jeff F. Rhoads, Barry E. DeMartini, Steve W. Shaw, and Kimberly L. Turner. A SISO Multi-Analyte Sensor Based on a Coupled Microresonator Array, 2006 ASME Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Chicago, Il 2006

J. F. Rhoads, S. W. Shaw, K. L. Turner, B. E. DeMartini, J. Moehlis, and W. Zhang, Generalized Parametric Resonance in Electrostatically-Actuated Microelectromechanical Systems, ENOC – 2005, Fifth EUROMECH Nonlinear Dynamics Conference. 2005, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 7 – 12 Aug 2005

J. F. Rhoads, S. W. Shaw, K. L. Turner, J. Moehlis, B. E. DeMartini, and W. Zhang, Nonlinear Response of Parametrically-Excited MEMS, Proceedings of IDETC/CIE 2005, 2005 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, 20th Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise, Long Beach, California, 24 – 28 Sep 2005

Laura Oropeza-Ramos and Kimberly Turner, Parametric Amplification in a MEMGyroscope, IEEE Sensors 2005, Irvine, CA Oct 31st- Nov 3rd 2005

Weibin Zhang and Kimberly Turner, Pressure-Dependent Damping Characteristics of Micro Silicon Beam Resonator for Different Resonant Modes, IEEE Sensors 2005, Irvine, CA Oct 31st- Nov 3rd 2005

Barry DeMartini, Jeff Moehlis, Kimberly Turner, Jeffrey Rhoads, Steve Shaw and Wenhua Zhang, Modeling of Parametrically Excited Microelectromechanical Oscillator Dynamics with Application to Filtering, IEEE Sensors 2005, Irvine, CA Oct 31st- Nov 3rd 2005

Weibin Zhang, Michael Requa, Kimberly Turner, Deterrmination of Frequency Dependent Fluid Damping of Micro and Nano Resonators for Different Cross-Sections , Nanotech 2006, Boston, MA May 2006

L. A. Callaghan, V. Lughi, M. V. Requa, D. R. Clarke, N. C. MacDonald, K. L. Turner, Comparison of Suspended versus Clamped Aluminum Nitride Acoustic Resonators, Materials Research Society, San Francisco, March 28th – April 1st 2005, Presentation J5.1

Michael T. Northen and Kimberly L. Turner, Multi-scale Compliant Structures for Use as a Chip-scale Dry Adhesive, Transducers 2005, The 13th international conference on solid-state sensors and actuators, June 5-9, 2005, Coex, Seoul, Korea

Weibin Zhang, Wenhua Zhang, Kimberly L.Turner, Nonlinear Dynamics of Micro Impact Oscillators in High Frequency MEMS Switch Application, Transducers 2005, The 13th international conference on solid-state sensors and actuators, June 5-9, 2005, Coex, Seoul, Korea

M. Khammash, Laura Oropeza-Ramos and Kimberly L. Turner, Robust Feedback Control Design of an Ultra-Sensitive, High Bandwidth Tunneling Accelerometer, Modelling and Control of MEMS in Industrial Applications (FrB06), 2005 American Control Conference, June 8-10, 2005, Portland, Oregon, USA

G. D. Cole, J. E. Bowers, K. L. Turner, N. C. MacDonald, Dynamic characterization of MEMS-tunable vertical-cavity SOAs, IEEE/LEOS International Conference on Optical MEMS and Their Applications (MOEMS 2005), Oulu, Finland, 1 – 4 Aug. 2005, Paper F4

Michael Northen & Kimberly Turner, “Multiscale Conformal Structures: A Biomimetic Chip Integrated Adhesive,” in proceedings of, New Zealand, Februaty 2005.

Wenhua Zhang & Kimberly Turner, “Frequency Tuning and Control of Parametrically-resonant mass sensors,” presented at American Vacuum Society annual meeting, Anaheim, CA, November 2004.

Wenhua Zhang, Kimberly Turner, “ Noise limits in parametrically resonant mass sensors,” presented at IMECE 2004, Anaheim, CA, November 2004.

Weibin Zhang, Kimberly Turner, “Thermoelastic damping model for longitudinal resonator, “ presented at IMECE 2004, Anaheim, CA November. 2004.

Wenhua Zhang, Weibin Zhang, Kimberly Turner & Peter Hartwell, SCREAM 2003, in proceedings of IMECE 2004, MEMS Division Symposium, Anaheim, CA Nov. 2004.

Michael Northen & Kimberly Turner, “SINGLE HIGH ASPECT RATIO PILLAR SUPPORT STRUCTURES: Multi-scale Chip Integrated Conformal Structures,” in Proceedings of IMECE 2004, MEMS Division Symposium, Anaheim, CA Nov. 2004.

Kimberly Turner and Wenhua Zhang, “Development of Parametrically Resonant MEMS for Sensing, “ published in proceedings of NOLTA 2004, Fukuoka, JAPAN, November 2004.

Mariateresa Napoli, Craig Olroyd, Kimberly Turner and Bassam Bamieh, A novel observer based sensing scheme for the displacement of electrostatically actuated microcantilevers, IEEE Sensors 2004, The 3rd IEEE Conference on Sensors, Vienna, Austria, 24-27 Oct. 2004.

M. Northen, K. Turner, in proceedings of The ElectroChemical Society, October 2004.

L. Callaghan, M. Requa, N. MacDonald, D. Clarke, K. Turner, “AlN…” in proceedings of Ultrasonics, 2004.

Mishin, S., Marx, D.R., Sylvia, B., Lughi, V., Turner, K.L., Clarke, D.R., Sputtered AlN thin films on Si and electrodes for MEMS resonators: relationship between surface quality microstructure and film properties, 2003 IEEE Symposium on Ultrasonics, 5-8 Oct. 2003, Vol.2, Pages:2028 – 2032

W. Zhang, K. Turner, “Mass sensor based on Parametric Resonance,” in proceedings of Hilton Head 2004 (the American Workshop on Solid State Sensors & Actuators), June 2004.

K. Turner, W. Zhang, R. Baskaran, “Using Nonlinear dynamics for performance enhancement in resonant micro and nano-scale devices” Invited presentation and short proceedings paper, Published (invited) in the proceedings of the conference on Decision & Control, Maui, Hawaii, Dec. 2003.

J. Rhodes, R. Baskaran, K. Turner, S. Shaw, “Parametrically Excited MEMS-based Filters,” In proceedings of IUTAM 2003, Italy, 8-12 June 2003.

M. Napoli, K. Turner, B. Bamieh, “Mathematical modeling, experimental validation and observer design for a capacitively actuated microcantilever,” in proceedings of the American Control Conference, Denver, CO, 4-6 June 2003.

A. Stonas, K. Turner, S. DenBaars, E. Hu, “Development of Gallium Nitride Based MEMS Structures,” Published in Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors & Actuators (Transducers 2003), Boston, MA June 2003, p. 1156-1159.

R. Baskaran and K. L. Turner, “Mechanical Domain Non-degenerate Parametric Resonance in Torsional-Mode MicroElectroMechanical Oscillator” Published in Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors & Actuators (Transducers 2003), Boston, MA June 2003, p. 863-866.

M. Napoli, W. Zhang, K. Turner, B. Bamieh, “Dynamics of Mechanically and Electrostatically Coupled Microcantilevers,” Published in Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors & Actuators (Transducers 2003), Boston, MA June 2003, pp. 1098-1091.

K. Turner, “Illustrating Junior-High Physics concepts using Microelectromechanical Systems,” in proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics, MEMS Symposium, June 2003.

W. Zhang, R. Baskaran, K. Turner, “Changing the Behavior of Parametric Resonance in MEMS Oscillators by Tuning the Effective Cubic Stiffness”, in proceedings of the IEEE MEMS 2003, International Workshop on Solid State Sensors & Actuators, Kyoto, JAPAN, January 2003.

R. Baskaran, M. Napoli, K. Turner, B. Bamieh, “Combined harmonic and parametric mode operation of electrostatic microcantilevers,” in proceedings of thet IEEE MEMS 2003, International Workshop on Solid State Sensors & Actuators, Kyoto, JAPAN, January 2003

C. D. Meinhart, D. Wang, K. Turner, “Measurement of AC Electrokinetic Flows,” in proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Flow Visualization, August 26-29, 2002, Kyoto, JAPAN.

K. L. Turner and Melanie Pearlman, “Illustrating High-school Physics Concepts using Microelectromechanical Systems,” (reviewed accepted paper) published in proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education, Montreal, CANADA, June 2002.

R. Baskaran, M. Garten, and K. Turner, “Experimental Characterization of an electrostatically coupled oscillator MEM filter”, published in Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics , MEMS symposium, June 2002, Milwaukee, WI.

W. Zhang, R. Baskaran., K. Turner, “Nonlinear Dynamics Analysis of a Parametrically Resonant MEMS Sensor” published in Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics, MEMS Symposium, June 2002.

R. Baskaran, K. L. Turner, “Study of the electrostatic interactions in MicroElectroMechanical resonant Oscillators,” SPIE-Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. Proceedings of Spie – the International Society for Optical Engineering, vol.4593, 2001, pp.42-53. USA.

Rong Liu, Paden B, Turner K. MEMS resonators that are robust to process-induced feature width variations. [Conference Paper] Proceedings of the 2001 IEEE International Frequncy Control Symposium and PDA Exhibition (Cat. No.01CH37218). IEEE. 2001, pp.556-63. Piscataway, NJ, USA.

Sigurdson, M., C. D. Meinhart, K. Turner, L. Coldren, D. Cohen, T. Stultz, & N. Slack (2001). An integrated SGDBR laser-based biosensor, Proceedings of -TAS 2001 Symposium, Oct. 21-25, Monterrey, CA.

K. L. Turner and Wenhua Zhang, “Design and Analysis of a dynamic MEM Chemical Sensor,” Proceedings of the 2001 American Control Conference. (Cat. No.01CH37148). IEEE. Part vol.2, 2001, pp.1214-18 vol.2. Piscataway, NJ, USA..

K. L. Turner and R. Baskaran, “Parametric resonance in single and electrostatically coupled MEMS systems,” in proceedings of the Society of Experimental Mechanics Annual Symposium-MEMS symposium, Portland, Oregon 4-6 June 2001.

R. Baskaran and K. L. Turner, “Coupled MEM Oscillators for Distributed Sensing,” in Proceedings of 2000 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, MEMS-2, MicroElectroMechanical Systems, Orlando, FL, November 2000.

K. L. Turner, C. Utley, P.G. Hartwell, “Real Time Nonlinear Dynamic Device Characterization with Laser Vibrometer,” in proceedings of SEM IX International Congress on Experimental Mechanics, 5-8 June 2000.

K. L. Turner and N. C. MacDonald, “Understanding Parametric Resonance Effects in common MEM actuators,” Technical Digest. Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop (TRF Cat. No.00TRF-0001). Transducers Res. Found. 2000, pp.359-62. Cleveland, OH, USA.

K. L. Turner and R. Baskaran, “Understanding, characterizing, and utilizing dynamics for MEMS applications,” published in: invited session titled: Technologies for MEMS and Mesoscopic Machines, Mechatronics 2000, Atlanta, GA, September 2000.

K. L. Turner, P. G. Hartwell, and N. C. Macdonald, “Multi-dimensional MEMS motion characterization using laser vibrometry,” Transducers ’99 The 10th International conference on solid-state Sensors and Actuators, Sendai, Japan, 7-10 June 1999, Digest of Technical Papers, pp. 1144-1147.

K. L. Turner, P. G. Hartwell, F. M. Bertsch and N. C. MacDonald, “Parametric Resonance in a Microelectromechanical Torsional Oscillator,” 1998 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 15-20 November 1998, Proceedings, Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems 1998, DSC-Vol 66, pp.335-340.

P. G. Hartwell, F. M. Bertsch, S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner and N. C. MacDonald, “A Single-Mask, Lateral MEMS Tunneling Accelerometer,” Proceedings MEMS 98. IEEE. Eleventh Annual International Workshop on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems. An Investigation of Micro Structures, Sensors, Actuators, Machines and Systems (Cat. No.98CH36176). IEEE. 1998, pp.340-4. New York, NY, USA.

K. L. Turner, S. A. Miller and Noel C. MacDonald, “Microelectromechanical Scanning Probe Instruments-Design and Analysis,” Nanotechnology ’97, San Francisco, CA, 26-27 June 1997.

S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner, and Noel C. MacDonald, “Microelectromechanical Force Probe Array,” in Optoelectronics ‘97: Integrated Devices and Applications — Micromachining and Imaging, Terry A. Michalske and Mark Wendman, Editors, Proceedings SPIE 3009.(1996).

S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner and Noel C. MacDonald, “Micromechanical Scanning Probe Microscope Arrays,” Gordon Research Conference on the Chemistry and Physics of Nanostructure Fabrication, Henniker, NH, 23-28 June 1996.

S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner and Noel C. MacDonald, “ Microelectromechanical Force Probe Arrays,” 43rd Annual National Symposium of the American Vacuum Society, Philadelphia, PA, 14-18 Oct. 1996.

S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner and Noel C. MacDonald, “Microelectromechanical Force Probe Arrays,” Sematech EBDW Workshop, Dallas, TX, 19-21 Feb. 1997.

S. A. Miller, K. L. Turner and Noel C. MacDonald, “Scaling Torsional Cantilevers for Scanning Probe Microscope Arrays: Theory and Experiment,” Tranducers 97. 1997 International Conference on Solid-State Sensors and Actuators. Digest of Technical Papers (Cat. No.97TH8267). IEEE. Part vol.1, 1997, pp.455-8 vol.1. New York, NY, USA. June 1997, Chicago, IL..

J. L. Kamm, K. L. Passerello, and W. W. Milligan,” Mechanical Behavior of L12 Ni-Pt-Al Alloys,” Annual Meeting of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS-AIME), San Francisco, CA, 28 February 1994.

 

Dissertations

S.S. Chary, Microfabrication of Bio-Inspired Adhesive Systems, June 2013

J.W. Tamelier, Design and Characterization of Fibrillar Adhesives, June 2013

B.E. DeMartini, Development of Nonlinear and Coupled Microelectromechanical Oscillators for Sensing Applications, Sept. 2008

L.A. Oropeza-Ramos, Investigations on Novel Platforms of Micro Electro Mechanical Inertial Sensors: Analysis, Construction and Experimentation, July 2007

W. Zhang, Energy Dissipations in MEMS Resonators: Fluid Damping of Flexural Resonators and Thermoelastic Damping, Dec. 2006

A. Srivastava, Dynamic Friction Measurement and Modeling at the Micro/Nano Scale, Sept. 2006

M.V. Requa, Parametric Resonance in Microcantilevers with Application in Mass Sensing, Aug. 2006

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