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Mike Mauk

Michael G Mauk

Phone: 215-895-0934


B.Ch.E., Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware
B.E.E., Electrical Engineering, University of Delaware
M.S., Biotechnology, Johns Hopkins University
M.S., Biochemistry, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
M.E.E., Electrical Engineering, University of Delaware
Ph.D., Applied Sciences (Electrical Engineering), University of Delaware

Program Affiliation:

B.S., Engineering Technology, M.S., Engineering Technology

Personal Statement:

  • University of Pennsylvania (2003-08)  Researcher
  • AstroPower, Inc.—Newark, Del. (1988-2002) Research Engineer
  • Interuniversity Microelectronics Center—Leuven, Belgium (1987-88) Researcher

Areas of Expertise:

  • Photovoltaic solar cells
  • Microfluidics
  • Crystal growth

Research Interests:

  • Photovoltaics, thermal imaging
  • Microfluidics, Medical Diagnostics


  • C.Liu, MG Mauk et al.  Membrane-based Sedimentation-Assisted Plasma Separator for Point-of-Care Applications, Analytical Chemistry (2013) 21, 8
  • M.G. Mauk, Xianbo Oiu, Dafeng Chen, Changchun Liu, H.H. Bau. “A Large Volume, Portable, Real-Time PCR Reactor” Lab on a Chip 10, 22 3170-3177.
  • M.G. Mauk, C.Liu, R.Har, X. Oiu, H.H. Bau. “A Self-Heating Cartridge for Molecular Diagnostics” Lab on a Chip 11, 16 2686-2692.M.
  • Mauk, C. Liu, E. Geva, X. Oiu, W.R. Abrams, D. Malamud, K. Curtis, S.M. Owen, H.H. Bau. “An Isothermal Amplification Reactor with Integrated Isolation Membrane for Point of Care Detection of Infectious Diseases” Analyst 136, 10 2069-2076.
  • M. Mauk, R. Hart, C. Liu, X. Oiu, J. Thompson, D. Chen, D. Malamud, W. Abrams, H. Bau. “Point of Care Oral Based Diagnostics” Oral Diseases
  • Michael G. Mauk, Changchun Liu, Haim H. Bau. “A Disposable, Integrated Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification Cassette with Thermally Actuated Valves” Microfluidics and Nanofluidics (2011) 1-12.
  • Michael G. Mauk, Xianbo Oiu, Dafeng Chen, Changchun Liu, Terry Kientz, Haim Bau. “A portable, Integrated Analyzer for Microfluidic-Based Molecular Analysis” Biomedical Microdevices.
  • Michael Mauk, Jitae Kim, Dafeng Chen, Xianbo Oiu, Jungkyu Kim, Bruce Gale, Haim Bau. “A PCR Reactor with an Integrated Alumina Isolation Membrane” The Analyst (2010) 135, 9 2408-2414.