Jürgen Kosel

Associate Professor (Adjunct), Electrical 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).