6. Chemical Sensors and Biosensors

  1. Pavel Ripka and
  2. Alois Tipek
  1. Gillian McMahon

Published Online: 5 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch6

Modern Sensors Handbook

Modern Sensors Handbook

How to Cite

McMahon, G. (2007) Chemical Sensors and Biosensors, in Modern Sensors Handbook (eds P. Ripka and A. Tipek), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209668

Online ISBN: 9780470612231

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Keywords:

  • molecular recognition;
  • cyclic voltammetry;
  • hydrodynamic amperometry;
  • piezoelectric transduction;
  • calorimetric transduction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • What is involved in developing a sensor?

  • Electrochemical sensors

  • Optical sensors

  • Acoustic (mass) sensors

  • Biosensors

  • Future trends

  • Conclusions

  • References