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Biosensors & Biomaterials Laboratory

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Dr. Shih’s research interest lies in combining her science and engineering background with biology to create unconventional, low-cost biomedical devices to serve a wider population that otherwise have little or no access to the conventional facilities. The following are examples of her research areas:

  • Piezoelectric Plate Sensor (PEPS)
  • Piezoelectric Finger (PEF)
  • Aqueous Quantum Dots (AQDs) Molecular Probe
  • Instant Antimicrobial Susceptibility Test (iAST)


Biosensors & Biomaterials Laboratory  

Wan Shih

Principal Investigator

Wan Shih, PhD

School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

Office: Monell 104
Phone: 215.895.2325

Research Interests

Piezoelectric microcantilever biosensors development, piezoelectric finger development, quantum dots development, tissue elasticity imaging, and piezoelectric microcantilever force probes.

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