Workshop videos can be found here:  ARO Biochip Workshop


Program Details:

Continental Breakfast: 8:00-8:30

8:30-8:45: Workshop Overview: Krishnendu Chakrabarty, Ramesh Karri, and Cliff Wang

Session 1: Biochips and the Security Landscape: Industry Perspectives

Session Chair—Jack Tang, NYU

8:45 AM-9:30 AM  Microfluidics technologies, portable devices, and anti-counterfeiting techniques (Abstract)Yuksel Temiz, IBM

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9:30 AM -10:00 AM Research fraud in biology and medicine: Common modes of deception (Abstract); Charles Seife, NYU Carter Institute of Journalism 

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Digital microfluidic platforms for near-patient screening and diagnostics: a system introduction and security challenges,  Scott Norton,  Sr. Director of Advanced Technology (Abstract); Baebies Inc.

10:45 AM-11:15 AM Panel discussion and Coffee break

Session 2: Benchtop and Microfluidics: Perspectives on Security

Session Chair: Rafael Song, NYU Abu Dhabi

11:15 AM -11:45 AM  Benchtop biochemical attacks and assessing the feasibility of molecular barcodes for security (Abstract); Kristin Scott, Duke University

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11:45 AM -12:15 PM Detecting errors and attacks in microfluidics using on-chip valve-based pneumatic logic (Abstract); William Grover, The University of California at Riverside

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12:15 PM-12:45 PM  Panel discussion

12:45 PM -2:00 PM Lunch break

Session 3: Research Advances in Biochip Security and Related Topics

Session Chair: Krishnendu Chakrabarty, Duke University

2:00 PM -2:30 PM Automated Design of Low-Cost Microfluidics for Synthetic Biology: Process and Security (Abstract); Douglas Densmore, Boston University.

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2:30 PM-3:00 PM Ensuring Physical Security of the Human Organ-on-a-Chip in High-Throughput Drug Screening (Abstract); Rafael Song, NYU Abu Dhabi.

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3:00 PM-3:30 PM Secure and Trustworthy Biochips; Jack Tang, NYU.

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3:30 PM-4:00 PM Microfluidics for mechanical sensing and actuation in bio-medicine (Abstract);  Emre Araci, Santa Clara University –  

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4:00 PM-4:15 PM Coffee break 

Session 4: Panel on Outstanding Challenges and Research Opportunities 

4:15 PM-5:00 PM Moderator: Jeyavijayan Rajendran, TEXAS A&M University.

Panelists: Cliff Wang ARO, Ozgur Sinanoglu, NYU-AD, Sandip Kundu, NSF, Scott Norton, Baebies inc..