ISOCS Winter School 2010

Smart Circuits, Systems and Micro-technologies for Chemical and Biological Sensing

25-30 March 2010 - Selva di Val Gardena, Italy

The ISOCS Winter School will be held in Selva di Val Gardena, in the middle of the well known skiing area Dolomiti Superski in Italy.


The school will take place at Hotel Oswald:

Download the flyer: ISOCS_Winter_School_2010_flyer.pdf (1.28MB)

Download the programme: ISOCS_Winter_School_programme_2010.pdf (432.46KB)

The Winter School 2010 will covered topics including:

  • Microelectronics and Sensing Technologies
  • Smart Chemical Sensor Systems
  • Biosensors and Biomimetics
  • Data Handling and Sensor Networks
  • Future trends and Commercial Opportunities


  • Prof. Florin Udrea, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Dr. Marina Cole, University of Warwick, UK
  • Prof. Krishna Presaud, University of Manchester, UK
  • Prof. Julian Gardner, University of Warwick, UK
  • Dr. Jan Mitrovics, JLM Innovation, Germany


Presentations: (you need to have a login and be an ISOCS member to download these files!)


Introduction to Smart Sensors and State-of-the-art; Marina Cole: Lecture1_Introduction_to_Smart_Sensors.pdf (2.242 kB)

Interface Circuitry and Signal Processing; Marina Cole: Lecture2_Interface_circuitry_and_signal_processing.pdf (5.456 kB)

Smart Sensor Data Processing; Jan Mitrovics: Lecture3_Smart_sensor_data_processing.pdf (1.698 kB)

Introduction to Microelectronics; Florin Udrea: Lecture4_Introduction_to_Microelectronics.pdf (7.834 kB)

Micromachining fabrication techniques; Florin Udrea: Lecture5_Micromachining_fabrication_techniques.pdf (7.027 kB)

Sensing materials technologies; Julian Gardner: Lecture6_Sensing_materials_technologies.pdf (8.448 kB)

CMOS based gas sensors; Florin Udrea: Lecture7_CMOS_based_gas_sensors.pdf (11.286 kB)

Electronic nose and Electronic tongue Technologies; Marina Cole: Lecture8_Enose_and_Etongue_technologies.pdf (3.817 kB)

Sensor networks and IEEE 1451; Jan Mitrovics: Lecture9_Sensor_networks_and_IEEE 1451.pdf (2.149 kB)

Integrated Biosensors and BioMEMs; Julian Gardner: Lecture10_Integrated_biosensors_and_bioMEMS.pdf (5.456 kB)

Organisms and Cell Based Biosensors; Krishna Persaud: Lecture11_Organisms_CellBiosensors-1.pdf (2.761 kB)

Bioelectronic Microsystems in CMOS; Julian Gardner: Lecture12_Bioelectronics_Microsystems_in_CMOS.pdf (12.545 kB)

Future trends and market opportunities; Krishna Persaud: Lecture13_Future_Trends.pdf (1.666 kB)

Industrial Case Studies I; Jan Mitrovics: Lecture14_IndustrialCasei.pdf (4.233 kB)

Industrial case study II; Krishna Persaud: Lecture15_Case_Studyii.pdf (224 kB)


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Thursday, March 25, 2010 (All day) - Tuesday, March 30, 2010 (All day)
Selva di Val Gardena, Italy