This project has received funding from the European Unionâ€™s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 288481.
The Microsensors and Bioelectronics Laboratory (MBL) (formerly Sensors Research Laboratory (SRL)) was founded in the late 1980s and now lies within the recently created Electronics, Power and Microsystems Research Group.
MBL is located in the School of Engineering at Warwick University that has 1,200 undergraduate and 1,000 postgraduate students. There are currently 3 academic staff, 2 research fellows, 10 research students and 2 technical specialists in the group. The research interests of the MBL are in the area of Microsensors and Microsystems technology with a focus on chemical and biological sensing. MBL has pioneered the development of silicon micro-
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Curriculum Vitae of key staff
Professor Julian Gardner received his PhD in Physics from the University of Cambridge in 1982. He worked in industry on sensors for five years and then joined the University of Warwick as a lecturer. Since 1998 he has been Professor of Electronic Engineering, and Head of the Sensors Research Laboratory in the School of Engineering. He is also Director of the Centre of Cognitive and Neural Systems at Warwick and President of the International Society for Olfaction and Electronic Noses. His research activities over the past 20 years have been in the area of gas and odour micro-