Virendra Kumar Parashar
Development of new microfabrication technologies for glasses & ceramics and to exploit these for applications of industrial interest.
Virendra Kumar Parashar received doctorate degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India. From 1989 to 2000, he worked at National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, India. He was an associate researcher and visiting faculty to Republic of Korea from 2000 to 2001. In 2001, he joined the Institute of Microelectronics & Microsystemes (EPFL) where he is responsible for the technology development of fabrication of micro- and nano- structures in glasses & ceramics.
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Fellowship
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Associateship
Special Foreign Researcher Fellowship, Republic of Korea (Kyongsang province) (2000-2001)
2. SOL GEL TECHNOLOGY
3. CMC COMPOSITE TECHNOLOGY
4. ANALYTICAL & SYNTHETIC CHEMISTRY
|Josias B. Wacker, Ioannis Lignos, Virendra K. Parashara and Martin A. M. Gijs
Lab on a Chip, 2012,12, 3111-3116
|Controlled synthesis of fluorescent silica nanoparticles inside microfluidic droplets|
|Virendra K. Parashar, Jean-Baptiste Orhan, Abdeljalil Sayah, Marco Cantoni & Martin A. M. Gijs
Nature Nanotechnology 3, 589 - 594 (2008)
|Borosilicate nanoparticles prepared by exothermic phase separation|
|U. Lehmann, C. Vandevyver, V.K. Parashar, and M.A.M. Gijs.
Angewandte Chemie International Edition Volume 45, Issue 19, pages 30623067, May 5, 2006
|Droplet-Based DNA Purification in a Magnetic Lab-on-a-Chip.|
|C. Yamahata, M. Chastellain, V. K. Parashar, A. Petri, H. Hofmann, and M. A. M. Gijs.
J. Microelectromechanical Systems, 14(1):96-102, 2005.
|Plastic Micropump With Ferrofluidic Actuation.|
|V.K. Parashar, A. Sayah, M. Pfeffer, F. Schoch, J. Gobrecht, and M.A.M. Gijs.
Microelectronic Engineering, 67-68:710-719, 2003.
|Nano-replication of diffractive optical elements in sol-gel derived glasses.|
Enseignement & Phd
- Doctoral Program in Microsystems and Microelectronics
1. Glass as a material
Definition, structure, composition, properties and kinds of glasses
2. Techniques for the microstructuring of glass
Wet etching, dry etching, ultrasonic drilling, powder blasting, laser structuring and photo...