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Ersin Altintas, Edin Sarajlic, Karl F. Böhringer, Hiroyuki Fujita, “Numerical and Experimental Characterization of Three-phase Rectification of Nanobead Dielectrophoretic Transport Exploiting Brownian Motion.” Sensors & Actuators: A Physical 154:123-131, 31 August 2009, DOI: 10.1016/j.sna.2009.05.022. Paper.

Massimo Mastrangeli, Shaghayegh Abbasi, Çagdas Varel, C. van Hoof, C.P. Celis, Karl F. Böhringer, “Self-assembly from Milli to Nanoscales: Methods and Applications.” IOP Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM) 19:083001 (37pp), 8 July 2009, DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/19/8/083001. Topical Review (invited paper). Paper.

Pei-Yu Hou, Rajashree Baskaran, Karl F. Böhringer, “Optimization of Microscale Thermoelectric Cooling (TEC) Element Dimensions for Hotspot Cooling Applications.” Journal of Electronic Materials 38(7):950-953, 2009. Paper.


Ersin Altintas, Karl F. Böhringer, Hiroyuki Fujita, “Micromachined linear Brownian motor: Transportation of nanobeads by Brownian motion using 3-phase dielectrophoretic ratchet.” Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 47(11):8673-8677, 25 November 2008. Paper.

Pahnit Seriburi, Shawn McGuire, Ashutosh Shastry, Karl F. Böhringer, and Deirdre R. Meldrum, “Measurement of the cell-substrate separation and the projected area of an individual adherent cell using electric cell-substrate impedance sensing (ECIS).” Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 80(10):3677-3683, 15 May 2008. Paper.

Floyd B. Karp, Neil A. Bernotski, Thelma I. Valdez, Karl F. Böhringer, Buddy D. Ratner, “Foreign Body Response Investigated with an Implanted Biosensor by In Situ Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy.” research Sensors 8(1):104-112, January 2008. Paper.


Kerwin Wang, Karl F. Böhringer, “An Electrostatic Zigzag Actuator for MEMS Displays.” ASME/research Journal of Microelectromechancial Systems 16(1):140-154, January/February 2007. DOI 10.1109/JMEMS.2006.888913. Paper.

Ehsan Saeedi, Shaghayegh Abbasi, Karl F. Böhringer, and Babak A. Parviz, “Molten-Alloy Driven Self-Assembly for Nano and Micro Scale System Integration.” Fluid Dynamics & Materials Processing 2(4):221-246, Tech Science Press 2007. Paper.


Joanna Adamczak, Ashutosh Shastry, Aziel Epilepsia, Marianne J. Case, Karl F. Böhringer, “Investigating the Effects of Surface Texture and Droplet Volume on Contact Angle Hysteresis.” Journal of Undergraduate Research in Bioengineering (JURIBE) 6(1):7-10. 2006.

Jiandong Fang, Kerwin Wang, Karl F. Böhringer, “Self-Assembly of PZT Actuators for Micro Pumps with High Process Repeatability.” ASME/research Journal of Microelectromechancial Systems, 15(4):871-878, August 2006. Paper. DOI 10.1109/JMEMS.2006.878880.

Jiandong Fang, Karl F. Böhringer, “Wafer Level Packaging Based on Uniquely Orienting Self-Assembly (the DUO-SPASS Processes).” ASME/research Journal of Microelectromechancial Systems 15(3):531-540, June 2006. Paper. DOI 10.1109/JMEMS.2006.876790.

Ashutosh Shastry, Marianne J. Case, Karl F. Böhringer, “Directing Droplets Using Micro-structured Surfaces”, Langmuir 22(14):6161-7, June 2006. Research Article, DOI: 10.1021/la0601657. Paper.

Jiandong Fang, Karl F. Böhringer, “Parallel micro component-to-substrate assembly with controlled poses and high surface coverage.” IOP Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM) 16:721-730, 2006. Paper. DOI10.1088/0960-1317/16/4/008.

Karl F. Böhringer, “Modeling and Controlling Parallel Tasks in Droplet-based Microfluidic Systems.” research Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, special issue on Design Automation Methods and Tools for Microfluidics-Based Biochips. 25(2):329-339, February 2006. Paper. DOI 10.1109/TCAD.2005.855958.


Marianne J. Case, Ashutosh Shastry, Karl F. Böhringer, “Towards Understanding Contact Angle Hysteresis Behavior of Textured Surfaces.” Journal of Undergraduate Research in Bioengineering (JURIBE) 5(1):10-14, 2005. Paper.


Xuanhong Cheng, Yanbing Wang, Yael Hanein, Karl F. Böhringer, Buddy D. Ratner, “Novel cell patterning using microheater-controlled thermoresponsive plasma films.” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 70A(2):159-168, 1 August 2004. Won the Student Research Award in the Doctoral Degree Candidate Category, 7th Biomaterials World Congress, Sydney, Australia, May 16-21, 2004. Paper.


John Clemmens, Henry Hess, Ryan Lipscomb, Yael Hanein, Karl F. Böhringer, Carolyn M. Matzke, George D. Bachand, Bruce C. Bunker, Viola Vogel, “Mechanisms of Microtubule Guiding on Microfabricated Kinesin-coated Surfaces: Chemical and Topographic Surface Patterns.” ACS Langmuir 19(26):10967-10974, December 2003. Paper.

Jan Lienemann, Andreas Greiner, Jan G. Korvink, Xiaorong Xiong, Yael Hanein, Karl F. Böhringer, “Modelling, Simulation and Experimentation of a Promising New Packaging Technology Parallel Fluidic Self-Assembly of Micro Devices.” Sensors Update 13(1):3-43, December 2003. Paper.

Karl F. Böhringer, “Surface Modification and Modulation in Microstructures: Controlling Protein Adsorption, Monolayer Desorption, and Micro-Self-Assembly.” IOP Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM) 13(4):S1-S10, July 2003. Paper. According to the editor, this paper “was among the most highly downloaded articles in the entire journal during 2004”.

Yael Hanein, Christian G. J. Schabmueller, Gary Holman, Peter Luecke, Denice D. Denton, Karl F. Böhringer, “High-Aspect Ratio Submicrometer Needles for Intracellular Applications.” IOP Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM) 13(4):S91-S95, July 2003. Paper.

Xiaorong Xiong, Yael Hanein, Jiandong Fang, Yanbing Wang, Weihua Wang, Daniel T. Schwartz, Karl F. Böhringer, “Controlled Multi-Batch Self-Assembly of Micro Devices.” ASME/research Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 12(2):117-127, April 2003. Paper. Poster from 2002 Gordon Conference.


Jingliang Chen, Ken Goldberg, Mark H. Overmars, Dan Halperin, Karl F. Böhringer, Yan Zhuang, “Computing Tolerance Parameters for Fixturing and Feeding,” Assembly Automation 22(2):163-172, England, May 2002. Paper.

Yael Hanein, Karl F. Böhringer, Russell C. Wyeth, A. O. Dennis Willows, “Towards MEMS Probes for Intracellular Neuronal Recording,” Sensors Update — Sensor Technology Applications Markets 10(1):47-75. Wiley-VHC 2002. Edited by H. Baltes, G. K. Fedder, J. G. Korvink. Invited paper.


Yael Hanein, Y. Vickie Pan, Buddy D. Ratner, Denice Denton, Karl F. Böhringer, “Micromachining of Non-fouling Coatings for Bio-MEMS Applications.” Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 81(1):49-54, December 15, 2001. Paper. Posters 1, 2 from UW Undergraduate Research Symposium.

M. Terry, Joel Reiter, Karl F. Böhringer, John W. Suh, Gregory T. A. Kovacs, “A Docking System for Microsatellites Based on MEMS Actuator Arrays.” IOP Journal of Smart Materials and Structures 10(6):1176-1184, December 2001. Paper. Poster.

Anson Hatch, Andrew Evan Kamholz, Gary Holman, Paul Yager, Karl F. Böhringer, “A Ferrofluidic Magnetic Micropump.” Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 10(2):215-221, June 2001. Paper.


K. F. Böhringer, B. R. Donald, Lydia Kavraki, Florent Lamiraux, “Part Orientation with One or Two Stable Equilibria Using Programmable Vector Fields.” research Transactions on Robotics and Automation, 16(2):157-170, April 2000. Paper.

K. F. Böhringer, V. Bhatt, B. R. Donald, K. Y. Goldberg, “Algorithms for Sensorless Manipulation Using a Vibrating Surface.” Algorithmica 26(3/4):389-429, R. P. Motwani and P. Raghavan, eds., March/April 2000. Paper.


J. W. Suh, R. B. Darling, K. F. Böhringer, B. R. Donald, H. Baltes, G. T. A. Kovacs, “CMOS Integrated Organic Ciliary Array as a General-Purpose Micromanipulation Tool for Small Objects.” Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 8(4):483-496, December 1999. Paper.

K. F. Böhringer, B. R. Donald, D. Halperin, “On the Area Bisectors of a Polygon,” Discrete and Computational Geometry 22:269-285, July 1999. Paper.

K. F. Böhringer, B. R. Donald, N. C. MacDonald, “Programmable Vector Fields for Distributed Manipulation, with Applications to MEMS Actuator Arrays and Vibratory Parts Feeders.” International Journal of Robotics Research, 18(2):168-200, February 1999. Paper.


K. F. Böhringer, B. R. Donald, N. C. MacDonald, G. T. A. Kovacs, J. W. Suh, “Computational Methods for Design and Control of MEMS Micromanipulator Arrays.” research Computational Science and Engineering, 4(1):17-29, January-March 1997. Paper.


N. C. MacDonald, S. G. Adams, A. A. Ayon, K. F. Böhringer, L.-Y. Chen, J. H. Das, D. Haronian, W. Hofmann, X. T. Huang, A. Jazairy, R. E. Mihailovich, S. A. Miller, I. Ogo, R. Prasad, B. W. Reed, M. T. A. Saif, K. A. Shaw, R. Y. Webb, Y. Xu, “Micromachined Microdevices and Microinstruments.” Microelectronic Engineering 30(1-4):563-564, Elsevier, September 1996. Paper.