Jürgen Kosel

Associate Professor (Adjunct), Electrical and Computer Engineering Head of Sensing Magnetism and Microsystems Group

Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division
Sensing Magnetism and Microsystems Group


Education Profile

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Stellenbosch, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Research Group, 2007 - 2009
  • Ph.D., Vienna University of Technology, 2006
  • M.SC., Vienna University of Technology, 2002

Research Interests

​Professor Kosel’s research interests are in the field of micro- and nano devices with special emphasis on magnetic effects.

Selected Publications

  • A. Alfadhel, J. Kosel, “Magnetic Nanocomposite Cilia Tactile Sensor,” Advanced Materials, 2015. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201504015 (Back Cover) [Nature Highlight, “Iron skin senses the softest touch,” Nature 526, 612 (29 October 2015) doi:10.1038/526612d]
  • Y. Yi, A. Zaher, O. Yassine, J. Kosel, I.G. Foulds, “A remotely operated drug delivery system with an electrolytic pump and a thermoresponsive valve,” Biomicrofluidics, 9, 052608 (2015); doi: 10.1063/1.4927436
  • M.F. Contreras, R. Sougrat, A. Zaher, T. Ravasi, J. Kosel, “Non-chemotoxic Cancer Cell Death Induction Using Magnetic Nanowires,” International Journal on Nanomedicine, Volume 2015:10 pp. 2141—2153, (2015).
  • B. Li, O. Yassine, J. Kosel, “A Surface Acoustic Wave Passive and Wireless Sensor for Magnetic fields, Temperature and Humidity,” IEEE Sensors Journal, 15, 1, pp. 453-462 (2014). DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2014.2335058.
  • F. Li and J. Kosel: “An efficient biosensor made of an electromagnetic trap and a magneto-resistive sensor”. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 59, pp. 145-150 (2014).