Gomez, Fuhrer and Alumni Awarded Patent for DNA Microarray Apparatus
Professor Mel Gomez, together with ECE alumni Drs. Herman Pandana, Konrad Aschenbach, Professor Michael Fuhrer (Physics), and Drs. Jun Wei and Javed Khan of the National Cancer Institute have been awarded U.S. Patent #8,017,938, titled "Apparatus for microarray binding sensors having biological probe materials using carbon nanotube transistors." This patent is assigned to NIH and the University of Maryland, College Park.
October 27, 2011