Piezoelectric Sensors

ISBN: 978-3-540-36567-9 (Print) 978-3-540-36568-6 (Online)
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Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

  2. Physical Aspects of QCM-Measurements

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-47

      Interface Circuits for QCM Sensors

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 49-109

      Studies of Viscoelasticity with the QCM

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 111-149

      Probing the Solid/Liquid Interface with the Quartz Crystal Microbalance

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 151-170

      Studies of Contact Mechanics with the QCM

  3. Chemical and Biological Applications of the QCM

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 173-210

      Imprinted Polymers in Chemical Recognition for Mass-Sensitive Devices

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 211-235

      Analytical Applications of QCM-based Nucleic Acid Biosensors

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 237-280

      Piezoelectric Immunosensors

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 281-302

      Specific Adsorption of Annexin A1 on Solid Supported Membranes: A Model Study

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 303-338

      The Quartz Crystal Microbalance in Cell Biology: Basics and Applications

  4. Applications Based on Advanced QCM-Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 339-339

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 341-369

      Enzyme Reactions on a 27 MHz Quartz Crystal Microbalance

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 371-424

      The Quartz Crystal Microbalance and the Electrochemical QCM: Applications to Studies of Thin Polymer Films, Electron Transfer Systems, Biological Macromolecules, Biosensors, and Cells

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 425-447

      The QCM-D Technique for Probing Biomacromolecular Recognition Reactions

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 449-479

      Resonant Acoustic Profiling (RAP™) and Rupture Event Scanning (REVS™)

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 481-483