All Center Publications

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Invited Lectures and Seminars

Applegate, B. Colorimetric phage?based detection of foodborne pathogens. National meeting for Food Safety and Security Molecular Detection Day Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 2010.
Applegate, B. DNA/RNA and bacteriophage-based molecular sensor technologies. Annual Meeting of the International Association for Food Protection. Anaheim, CA. Aug 1-4, 2010.
Applegate, B. Food safety modernization act: Implementation, cost and ramifications. March meeting of the St. Louis Section of the Institute of Food Technologists , St Louis, MO. 2011.
Applegate, B. Use of the temperate bacteriophage phiV10 for colorimetric detection of E. coli O157:H7. Thirtieth University of Wisconsin - River Falls Food Microbiology Symposium and Workshop, River Falls, WI. 2010.
Bae, E., Bai, N., Singh, A., and Tang, Y., Bhunia, A.K. Light scattering sensor: Biophysics of colony-light interactions. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Annual International Meeting. Louisville, KY. Aug 8, 2011.
Bashir, R. Bacterial detection on a chip. Harvard/MGH CIMIT Summer Education Series. July 16th, 2008.
Bashir, R. Bionanoelectronic sensing on a chip. NSF-Sponsored GEM4 Summer School on Cellular and Molecular Mechanics. Urbana-Champagne, IL. June 8-19, 2009.
Bashir, R. Development of biosensor-based technologies for detection of foodborne hazards. National meeting for Food Safety and Security Molecular Detection Day Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 2010.
Bashir, R. Interfacing life sciences and engineering at the micro- and nanoscale. Invited. Nanotechnology Seminar Series. Nashville, TN. April 15th, 2009.
Bashir, R., Liu, Y. S., Akin, D., Elibol, O. H., Reddy, J., Park, K. Interfacing silicon, biology, and medicine at the micro- and nanoscale: Opportunities and prospects. Invited. BioMEMS Topical Session at the AVS 55th International Symposium & Exhibition. Boston, MA. October 19-24, 2008.
Bhunia, A. K. Biosensor based methods in food safety and biosecurity applications. Keynote lecture. International Fermented Food Expo (IFFE). Jeonju, Jeonbuk, Korea. October 24-25, 2008.
Bhunia, A. K. Biosensors and bio-based methods for the separation and detection of foodborne pathogens. Plenary Talk. Rapid Methods Europe. Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. January 26-28, 2009.
Bhunia, A. K. Multipathogen detection strategies using biosensors. Plenary Talk. Food Micro. Aberdeen, Scotland, UK. September 1-4, 2008.
Bhunia, A. K. Pathogen detection: From conventional to nanobiosensor approaches. Plenary talk. 49th Annual Meeting of the Association of Microbiologist of India. Delhi, India. November 18-20, 2008.
Bhunia, A. The BARDOT system for pathogen detection. National meeting for Food Safety and Security Molecular Detection Day Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. 2011. High throughput screening of foods for pathogens using biosensor. Workshop on Novel Sampling and Sensing for Improving Food Safety. Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA. June 16-17, 2011.
Bhunia, A.K. Advanced Biosensor Based Detection Methods" IFT Indiana-Illinois Branch Meeting, Covington, IN. Sept 14, 2009.
Bhunia, A.K., Bae, E., Bai, N., Singh, A., and Tang, Y. Harnessing light scattering for label-free identification of food-borne pathogens. ASABE Annual International Meeting, Louisville, KY. Aug 8, 2011.
Bhunia, A.K., Bae, E., Bettasso, A., Robinson, J.P., Hirleman, D.E. Laser-based optical scattering technology for direct detection and typing of foodborne bacterial pathogens. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. 2010 Annual International Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. June 20-23, 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. Biosensors: Broad and pathogen specific. BD Technologies, Durham, NC. March 17, 2011.
Bhunia, A.K. Cell-based assays and light scattering sensors for toxins and pathogens. Annual Meeting of the International Association for Food Protection. Anaheim, CA. Aug 1-4, 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. Current challenges and solutions in foodborne pathogen detection to ensure food safety. (Keynote speaker) Food Hygiene and Technology, 40th Lenfeld and Hökl Days, University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brno, Czech Republic. Oct 14-15, 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. Food Safety: Molecular and Microbiological approaches to pathogen detection. International Symposium on Strategies for Technology Development for Ensuring Agro Food Safety. Seoul, Korea. July 8-9, 2009.
Bhunia, A.K. High throughput screening of multiple pathogens and toxins using optical light scattering and cell-based sensors. Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Expo. Chicago, IL. July 18-21, 2010.
Bhunia A.K. "Infectious diseases spread by food" and "Listeria monocytogenes detection". Ministry of Agriculture, Goiania, GO, Brazil. March 28, 2011.
Bhunia, A.K. Intestinal phase of Listeria monocytogenes infection and label-free novel biosensor technologies for detection. Dept of Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. March 19, 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. Intestinal Phase of Listeria monocytogenes Infection and Label-Free Novel Biosensor Technologies for Detection. University of West England, Bristol, UK. Sept 30, 2009
Bhunia, A.K. Intestinal Phase of Listeria monocytogenes infection" Cardiff University medical school, Wales, UK. Oct 1, 2009
Bhunia, A.K. Intestinal Phase of Listeria monocytogenes Infection and Label-Free Novel Biosensor Technologies for Detection" Dept of Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. March 19, 2010
Bhunia, A.K. Light scattering and mammalian cell-based optical sensors for multipathogen detection. Communications Microsystems Optoelectronics Sensors Emerging Technology Workshop, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. May 19-21, 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. Listeria monocytogenes physiology and pathogenesis. Indiana Environmental Health Association (IEHA), Tippecanoe Chapter, Lafayette, IN. June 9, 2011
Bhunia, A.K. Listeria monocytogenes physiology, epidemiology, risk and control and Listeria monocytogenes detection, a nanotechnology approach. Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Brasilia, Brazil. March 29, 2011.
Bhunia, A.K. Molecular approaches to the routine identification and characterization of foodborne pathogens" Asia-Pacific Symposium on Food Safety, IAFP Korea, Seoul, Korea. Nov 11-13, 2009
Bhunia, A.K. Nanobiotechnology methods for detection of Listeria monocytogenes from RTE meats. IAFP Arkansas branch meeting, Springdale, AR. Oct 8-9, 2009
Bhunia, A.K. Nano/microtechnology for diagnosis and detection of pathogens and toxins. International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology" IIT - Guwahati, India, Dec 9-11, 2009.
Bhunia, A.K. Novel technologies for high throughput screening of pathogens and toxins. Thirtieth University of Wisconsin - River Falls Food Microbiology Symposium and Workshop. Oct 17-20, 2010.
Bhunia, A.K. Pathogen detection: From Conventional to Nanobiosensor Methods. Dongguk University, Seoul, Korea, July 10, 2009.
Bhunia, A.K. RTE meats and intestinal phase of Listeria monocytogenes pathogenesis" IAFP Arkansas branch meeting, Springdale, AR. Oct 8-9, 2009
Bhunia, A.K. Taught short courses on: (i) Infectious diseases spread by food; (ii) Listeria monocytogenes pathogenesis; and (iii) Listeria monocytogenes detection, a nanotechnology approach to graduate students at Federal University of Goias (UFG), Goiania, Brazil. March 30-31, 2011.
Bhunia, A.K. Taught week-long course on: Rapid and nondestructive evaluation of food quality and safety factors using spectroscopy and biosensing methods. Central Institute of Post harvest Engineering & Technology (CIPHET), Ludhiana, Punjub, India. May 6-19, 2011.
Davis, R., Reuhs, B. L., Mauer, L. J. Detection of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in ground beef using fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy coupled with filtration and Dynabeads assays. CFSE/USDA 10th Annual Research Workshop. Philadelphia, PA. November 2008.
Deering, A. J., Mauer, L. J. Infrared spectroscopy applications for pathogen detection. Rapid Methods Workshop. Manhattan, KS. June 2009.
Deering, A. J., Reuhs, B. L., Mauer, L. J. Differentiation between live and dead bacterial cells using FT-IR spectroscopy and verification using quantitative PCR (qPCR). CFSE/USDA 10th Annual Research Workshop. Philadelphia, PA. November 2008.
Irudayaraj, J. 2009. Multiplex detection of pathogens by SERS and plasmonics. Session "Nanorods and Microparticles in Homeland Security", American Chemical Society. Washington DC. Aug 16-21, 2009.
Irudayaraj, J. Nanomaterial sensors in detection. Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China, June 4, 2009.
Irudayaraj, J. Nanosensors for separation and detection of pathogens. Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL. July 17-20, 2010).
Irudayaraj, J. Raman spectroscopy in Biology. June 5. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun. China, June 5, 2009.
Ladisch, M., Bhunia, A., Bashir, R., Linton, R. Engineering of biosystems for the detection of Listeria monocytogenes in foods-Development of a biochip. Manhattan, KS. June 18, 2008.
Ladisch, M., Bhunia, A., Bashir, R., Robinson, P., Linton, R. Bioseparation and concentration techniques used to improve food sampling. Manhattan, KS. June 24, 2009.
Ladisch, M. Bioseparation and concentration techniques used to improve food sampling. National meeting for Food Safety and Security Molecular Detection Day Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 2010.
Ladisch, M., Ximenes E., Vibbert H, Liu L., Bhunia A., Bashir R., Shin J., Linton R. Rapid sample processing for pathogen detection. American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. 20th Annual Event, Washington, DC. February 21, 2011.
Li, X., Vibbert, H., Ximenes E., Ladisch M. Enzymatic treatment for controlling membrane fouling. Presentation at Novozymes North America, Inc., Franklinton, NC. August 5, 2011.
Linton, R., Ladisch, M., Bhunia, A. Detection and control of foodborne hazards. USDA Food Safety Meeting. Shepardstown, W.V. February, 25, 2009.
Liu, Y., Privorotskaya, N., Lee, J., Zeng, H., Carlisle, J.A., Radadia, A., Millet, L., Bashir, R., King, W.P. Rapid thermal lysis of cells using silicon?diamond microcantilever heaters. 7th International Workshop on Nanomechanical Cantilevers, Banff, Canada. May, 2010.
Mauer, L.J. Use of FT-IR for pathogen detection. National meeting for Food Safety and Security Molecular Detection Day Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 2010.
Radadia, A., Stavis, C.J., Liu, Y. Privorotskaya, N., Zeng, H., Carlisle, J.A., King, W.P., Hamers, R.J. Bashir, R. Functionalized ultra-nanocrystalline diamond (UNCD) films for pathogen sensing. Materials Research Society Meeting, Symposium A: Diamond Electronics and Bioelectronics-Fundamentals to Applications IV. November 29 - December 2, 2010.
Robinson, J.P. Advances in bacterial identification using light scatter. BioKorea, Seoul, Korea. September 1-3, 2010.
Robinson, J.P. Bacterial light scatter as an opportunity for development of a Biodefense system. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. July 16, 2010.
Robinson, J.P. New approaches to rapid analysis: bacterial colony identification and approaches for predictive medicine and determining functional properties of cells in almost real time. West Virginia University Medical School, Morgantown, WV. June 11, 2010.
Salm, E., Liu, Y., Bashir, R. Electrical detection of droplets in ionic liquids, Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting. Austin, TX. 2010.
Bashir, R., BioMEMS to Bionanotechnology: State of the Art in Integrated Biochips and Future Prospects, Plenary Session II (Nov 10th): Advances in Biomaterials, Bionanotechnology, Biomimetic Systems and Tissue Engineering, AIChE 2004 Annual Meeting, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX. (invited), (November 7-12).
Bashir, R., BioMEMS to Bionanotechnology: State of the Art in Integrated Biochips and Future Prospects, SPIE Optics East: Nanosensing: Material and Devices, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA. (invited), (October 25-28, 2004).
Bashir, R., Gupta, A., Akin, D., Jang, J. Nano-mechanical Resonant Sensors for Virus Detection, Chemical and Biological Sensing with Microcantilevers, American Physical Society Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA. (Invited), (March 21, 2005).
Bhunia, A.K., Bacterial Pathogen Detection: Micro/Nano-Technology Approaches. Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Calcutta, West Bengal, India. Dec 21, 2005.
Bhunia, A.K., Biosensor – the next frontier in pathogen detection Auburn University, Auburn, AL. (March, 2004).
Bhunia, A.K., Listeria monocytogenes Pathogenesis: Intestinal Phase of Infection. Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India. Dec 5, 2005.
Bhunia, A.K., Microbiology Meets Nanotechnology. Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India. Dec 5, 2005.
Bhunia, A.K., Optical immunosensors and cell-based detection for Listeria monocytogenes. International Rapid Methods Workshop, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. July, 2006.
Bhunia, A.K., Pathogenesis of Listeria monocytogenes and its detection strategies using micro/nano sensors. Department of Biology, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana. Nov 4, 2005.
Cheng, Z.-Y., Electroactive polymers for artificial muscles and biosensors. 3M Science and Engineering Faculty Day, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA, June 21, 2006.
Cheng, Z.-Y., Chin, B.A., A radically new approach to rapidly detect biological threat agent. SPIE Defense & Security, April, Orlando, Florida, USA, 2006.
Fu, L., Li, S., Zhang, K., Cheng, Z.-Y., A Novel Method for Monitoring Biological Quality of Surface Waters. 20th Annual Alabama Water Resource Conference, Orange Beach, Alabama USA, Sept. 7-8, 2006. - This poster was selected as the Best Student Poster (1st Place).
Huang, T., Chen, W., Geng, T., Gomez, R., Bashir, R., Bhunia, A., Ladisch, M.R., Fundamentals of Nanotechnology: Relationship to Food Science and Technology, Invited Lecture, Paper 45-1, at the Annual Meeting of Institute of Food Technologiests, Symposium: Nanoscale Science, Engineering and Technology for Food Safety and Engineering, Las Vegas, NV (July 14, 2004).
Ladisch, M., Biotechnology Industry Organization, Nanotechnology and Press-fit Microdevices, The 2nd Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing, Orlando, FL (April 20, 2005).
Ladisch, M. R., "Microfluidic Characterization of Press Fit Microdevices," University of Akron, Akron, OH (October 21, 2005).
Ladisch, M. R., "Rapid Prototyping of Microfluidic Separation Platforms," North Carolina State University (February 3, 2006).
Ladisch, M.R., Rapid Prototyping of Purification Platforms, University of Arizona (March 1, 2005).
Ladisch, M.R., Huang, T., Armstrong, R., Mosier, N., Fundamentals of Nanotechnology in Agriculture, Division of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Paper 205, 229th National ACS Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA (March 17, 2005).
Li, H., Akin, D., Bashir, R., Applications of Dielectrophoretic "Tweezers" in Determining the Biological Receptor-Ligand Interaction Forces and Selectively Removing Different Species in Biochips, 46th Electronic Materials Conference, Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, Indiana, June 23-25, 2004
Li, S., Fu, L., Wang, C., Lea, S., Engelhard, M., Arey, B., Cheng, Z.-Y., Microstructure and composition of Fe-B Nanobars. Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 2006.
Li, S.Q., Orona, L., Fu, L.L., Cheng, Z.-Y., Development of amorphous Fe-B nanorods and nanoarray as magnetostrictive acoustic resonator for sensor applications. US ONR Workshop on Transduction Materials and Devices, State College, Pennsylvania, May 10, 2006.