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)
  • Bioremediation (100203)
  • Separation Science (030108)
  • Biodiscovery (100201)
  • Polymers and Plastics (091209)
  • Composite and Hybrid Materials (091202)

Research Objectives

  • Scientific Instruments (861503)
  • Medical Instruments (861502)
  • Army (810102)
  • Soaps and Cosmetics (860609)
  • Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences (970103)
  • National Security (810107)
  • Rehabilitation of Degraded Fresh, Ground and Surface Water Environments (961204)


Total publications


Journal Article

(13 outputs)
2017Lapierre F, Gooley A, Breadmore M, 'Principles around accurate blood volume collection using capillary action', Langmuir, 33, (50) pp. 14220-14225. ISSN 0743-7463 (2017) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b02825 [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Gooley A; Breadmore M


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 - 39Web of Science - 42


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


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 - 11Web of Science - 8


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 - 6


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 - 26


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 - 7Web of Science - 4


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 - 22Web of Science - 20


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 - 62Web of Science - 57


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 - 58Web of Science - 55


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 - 19Web of Science - 18


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 - 48Web of Science - 47


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 - 71Web of Science - 72


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]