Florian Lapierre

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Florian Lapierre

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (ASTech)


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Fields of Research

  • Fluidisation and Fluid Mechanics (091504)
  • Environmental Biotechnology Diagnostics (incl. Biosensors) (100204)
  • Composite and Hybrid Materials (091202)
  • Bioremediation (100203)
  • Polymers and Plastics (091209)
  • Biodiscovery (100201)

Research Objectives

  • Scientific Instruments (861503)
  • Medical Instruments (861502)
  • Soaps and Cosmetics (860609)
  • Army (810102)
  • National Security (810107)
  • Rehabilitation of Degraded Fresh, Ground and Surface Water Environments (961204)


Total publications


Journal Article

(12 outputs)
2015Lapierre F, Cameron NR, Zhu Y, 'Ready... set, flow: simple fabrication of microdroplet generators and their use in the synthesis of PolyHIPE microspheres', Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 25, (3) Article 035011. ISSN 0960-1317 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/25/3/035011 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 3Web of Science - 3


2015Seniutinas G, Gervinskas G, Verma R, Gupta BD, Lapierre F, et al., 'Versatile SERS sensing based on black silicon', Optics Express, 23, (5) pp. 6763-6772. ISSN 1094-4087 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1364/OE.23.006763 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 31Web of Science - 32


2014Lapierre F, Harnois M, Coffinier Y, Boukherroub R, Thomy V, 'Split and flow: reconfigurable capillary connection for digital microfluidic devices', Lab on a Chip, 14, (18) pp. 3589-3593. ISSN 1473-0197 (2014) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1039/c4lc00650j [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 8Web of Science - 6


2014Sheng Q, Tian W, Lapierre F, Gao S, Mulder RJ, et al., 'Arrays of polyacrylamide hydrogels using a carbodiimide-mediated crosslinking reaction', Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 131, (12) Article 40416. ISSN 0021-8995 (2014) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1002/APP.40416 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 5


2013Falcaro P, Lapierre F, Marmiroli B, Styles M, Zhu Y, et al., 'Positioning an individual metal-organic framework particle using a magnetic field', Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 1, (1) pp. 42-45. ISSN 2050-7526 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1039/C2TC00241H [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 20


2013Lapierre F, Jonsson-Niedziolka M, Coffinier Y, Boukherroub R, Thomy V, 'Droplet transport by electrowetting: lets get rough!', Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 15, (3) pp. 327-336. ISSN 1613-4982 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s10404-013-1149-1 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 6Web of Science - 3


2013Lapierre FG, Coffinier Y, Boukherroub R, THomy V, 'Electro-(de)wetting on superhydrophobic surfaces', Langmuir, 29, (44) pp. 13346-13351. ISSN 0743-7463 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1021/la4026848 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 17Web of Science - 16


2011Jonsson-Niedziolka M, Lapierre F, Coffinier Y, Parry SJ, Zoueshtiagh F, et al., 'EWOD driven cleaning of bioparticles on hydrophobic and superhydrophobic surfaces', Lab on a Chip, 11, (3) pp. 490-496. ISSN 1473-0197 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1039/C0LC00203H [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 54Web of Science - 51


2011Lapierre F, Piret G, Drobecq H, Melnyk O, Coffinier Y, et al., 'High sensitive matrix-free mass spectrometry analysis of peptides using silicon nanowires-based digital microfluidic devices', Lab on a Chip, 11, (9) pp. 1620-1628. ISSN 1473-0197 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1039/C0LC00716A [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 54Web of Science - 53


2009Brunet P, Lapierre F, Zoueshtiagh F, Thomy V, Merlen A, 'To grate a liquid into tiny droplets by its impact on a hydrophobic microgrid', Applied Physics Letters, 95 Article 254102. ISSN 0003-6951 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1063/1.3275709 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 8


2009Lapierre F, Thomy V, Coffinier Y, Blossey R, Boukheroub R, 'Reversible electrowetting on superhydrophobic double-nanotextured surfaces', Langmuir, 25, (11) pp. 6551-6558. ISSN 0743-7463 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1021/la803756f [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 45Web of Science - 44


2008Brunet P, Lapierre F, Thomy V, Coffinier Y, Boukherroub R, 'Extreme resistance of superhydrophobic surfaces to impalement: reversible electrowetting related to the impacting/bouncing drop test', Langmuir, 24, (19) pp. 11203-11208. ISSN 0743-7463 (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1021/la801268v [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 66Web of Science - 68


Chapter in Book

(1 outputs)
2014Lapierre F, Gao Y, Oakeshott J, Peat TS, Zhu Y, 'Enzyme Assay in Microfluidics', Encyclopedia of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, Springer US, D Li (ed), United States of America, pp. 1-8. ISBN 978-3-642-27758-0 (2014) [Other Book Chapter]

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-27758-0_490-6 [eCite] [Details]



(1 outputs)
2011Lapierre FG, 'Electromouillage sur diélectrique (EWOD): conception et réalisation de dispositifs microfluidiques originaux sur surfaces superhydrophobes' (2011) [PhD]

[eCite] [Details]