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Shear horizontal surface acoustic wave (SH-SAW) resonators and arrays thereof

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April 16, 2019
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The present application relates to a biosensor that employs an acoustic cavity to store mechanical energy. In particular examples, the biosensor includes an electrode region and one or more reflector regions to form the acoustic cavity, as well as a functionalized active area disposed in proximity to the cavity. Methods of making and using such biosensors are also described herein.
August 16, 2016
H03H 9/25 (20060101); H03H 9/42 (20060101); G01N 29/036 (20060101); B01L 3/00 (20060101); G01N 29/02 (20060101); G01N 33/543 (20060101); H03H 9/02 (20060101); H03H 9/145 (20060101);
STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT INTEREST This invention was made with Government support under contract no. DE-AC04-94AL85000 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy to Sandia Corporation. The Government has certain rights in the application.