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Arnoldo Salazar

arnoldo.salazar@gmail.com

EXPERIENCE

Research scientist | Tecnologico de Monterrey

October 2016-Present | Monterrey, Mexico

  • Carbon-based electronics.
  • Sensor devices based on electrospun carbon nanofibers

Postdoctoral researcher | University of California, Irvine

July 2014-September 2016 | Irvine, CA, USA

  • Research and development of microelectromechanical systems based on carbon.
  • Nanogap electrodes based on electrospun carbon fibers.
  • Electrical and structural characterization of devices based on carbon nanofibers.

Research assistant | Tecnologico de Monterrey

July 2009-December 2013 | Monterrey, Mexico

  • Design of mixed signal integrated circuits with applications in biosensors.
  • Modeling of sensors based on Surface Plasmon Resonance.

EDUCATION

Joseph Fourier University

Graduated October 2013 | Grenoble, France

  • PhD in Nanoelectronics and Nanotechnology.
  • Double PhD degree with Tecnologico de Monterrey in Mexico.

CICESE

Graduated January 2009 | Ensenada, Mexico

M.S in Optics

Tecnologico de Monterrey

Graduated June 2001 | Monterrey, Mexico

  • S. Electronics Engineering.

PUBLICATIONS  

Journal papers

  • Bidhan Pramanick, Arnoldo Salazar, Sergio O. Martinez-Chapa, Marc J. Madou (2017). Carbon TEM grids fabricated using C-MEMS as the platform for suspended carbon nanowire characterization. Carbon pp. 252–259.
  • Daewon Kim, Bidhan Pramanick, Arnoldo Salazar, Il-Woong Tcho, Marc J. Madou, Eun Sang Jung, Yang-Kyu Choi, Hyundoo Hwang.” Nanogenerators: 3D Carbon Electrode Based Triboelectric Nanogenerator” (2016). Advanced Materials Technologies 1(8). pp. 1600160.
  • Arnoldo Salazar, Sergio Camacho-León, Sergio O. Martínez-Chapa, Olivier Rossetto (2013). Towards a SPR-based biosensing platform incorporating a CMOS active column sensor. Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Springer, 77(3). pp. 365-372.
  • Arnoldo Salazar, Braulio Cardenas-Benitez, Bidhan Pramanick, Sergio. O. Martinez-Chapa, Marc J. Madou (2016). Nanogap Fabrication by Joule Heating of Electromechanically Spun Suspended Carbon Nanofibers. Submitted Carbon.
  • Sunny Holmberg, Arnoldo Salazar, Lanchun He, L., Marc J. Madou (2016). Study of Electrostatic Jet Initiation in Electromechanical Spinning of SU-8 based Solutions. Manuscript in preparation.

Book chapters

  • O. Martinez-Chapa, Arnoldo Salazar, Marc J. Madou (2015) Two-Photon Polymerization as a Component of Desktop Integrated Manufacturing Platforms. In Three-Dimensional Microfabrication Using Two-Photon Polymerization. Baldacchini, T., 1st ed., William Andrew, 2015.

Conference Papers

  • Arnoldo Salazar, Braulio Cardenas-Benitez, Bidhan Pramanick, Sergio O. Martinez-Chapa, and Marc J. Madou, Nanogap fabrication in suspended carbon nanowires using Joule Heating. 11th International Conference on Micromanufacturing (ICOMM 2016), pp. ThAT2.4-1-6. Irvine, CA, USA, 2016.
  • Sunny Holmberg, Arnoldo Salazar, Maria Bauer and Marc J. Madou, Electrostatic Jet Initiation in Electromechanical Spinning (EMS) for the fabrication of sub-micrometer suspended carbon fibers. 11th International Conference on Micromanufacturing (ICOMM 2016), pp. ThAT2.3-1-6. Irvine, CA, USA, 2016.
  • Laia Ferrer Argemi, Arnoldo Salazar, Marc J. Madou and Jaeho Lee, Electro-Thermally Controlled Manufacturing of Carbon Nanowires and Nanogap Devices. 11th International Conference on Micromanufacturing (ICOMM 2016), pp. ThAT2.3-1-6. Irvine, CA, USA, 2016.
  • Krystel Izquierdo, Arnoldo Salazar, Adrian Losoya-Leal, Sergio O. Martinez-Chapa (2015). Model for the Prediction of Sensitivity in SPR. SPIE Plasmonics in Biology and Medicine XII. pp 93400E-1-93400E-11.
  • Arnoldo Salazar, Sergio Camacho-Leon, Olivier Rossetto, Sergio O. Martínez-Chapa (2013). Electromagnetic modeling of surface plasmon resonance with Kretschmann configuration for biosensing applications in a CMOS-compatible interface. SPIE OPTO. pp. 86190V-86190V.
  • Arnoldo Salazar, Sergio Camacho-León, Sergio O. Martínez-Chapa, Olivier Rossetto (2012). CMOS active column sensor for biodetection applications based on surface plasmon resonance. in IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems (ICECS). pp. 821-824.

SKILLS

  • Expertise in the Carbon-MEMS fabrication process.
    • Clean room and photolithography equipment experience.
  • Two year experience in the Far-Field Electrospinning (FFES) and Electromechanical Spinning (EMS) techniques for the fabrication of carbon nanofiber’s devices.
  • Experience in the following material characterization techniques:
    • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM).
    • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM).
    • Electron Diffraction analysis.
    • Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (STEM).
    • Focused Ion Beam (FIB).
    • Lift-out TEM Sample Preparation with the FIB/SEM.
    • Nanoprobing for the electrical characterization of micro and nanoelectronic devices.
    • X-Ray diffraction (XRD).
    • Raman spectroscopy.
  • Expertise in analog and digital circuit design.
  • Software: Matlab, NI LabView, Mentor graphics, COMSOL.

LANGUAGES

  • English (fluent), French (fluent), Spanish (native).