Link to complete list of publications and patents with citation analysis:


Publications (selected)


R.D. Jäggi, R. Sandoz, C.S. Effenhauser

“Microfluidic Depletion of Red Blood Cells From Whole Blood in High-Aspect-Ratio Microstructures”

Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 3 (2007) 47-53


C.S. Effenhauser

“Analytical Microsystems: A Bird’s Eye View”

in J.P. Kutter, Y. Fintschenko, Eds., “Separation Methods in Microanalytical Systems"

CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, USA, 2006, 1-17


C.S. Effenhauser, H. Harttig, P. Krämer

“An Evaporation-Based Disposable Micropump Concept for Continuous Monitoring  Applications”

Biomedical Microdevices  4 (2002) 27-32 and 245-246


C.S. Effenhauser

“Integrated Chip-Based Microcolumn Separation Systems”

in A. Manz, H. Becker, Eds. “Microsystem Technology in Chemistry and Life Science”,  Topics in Current Chemistry Vol. 194, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 1998, 51-82


C.S. Effenhauser, G.J.M. Bruin, A. Paulus, M. Ehrat

“Integrated Capillary Electrophoresis on Flexible Silicone Microdevices: Analysis of DNA Restriction Fragments and Detection of Single DNA Molecules on Microchips”

Analytical Chemistry 69 (1997) 3451-3457


C.S. Effenhauser, A. Manz, H.M. Widmer

"Manipulation of Sample Fractions on a Capillary Electrophoresis Chip"

Analytical Chemistry 67 (1995) 2284-2287


C.S. Effenhauser, A. Paulus, A. Manz, H.M. Widmer

"High-Speed Separation of Antisense Oligonucleotides on a Micromachined Capillary Electrophoresis Device"

Analytical Chemistry 66 (1994) 2949-2953


D.J. Harrison, K. Fluri, K. Seiler, Z. Fan, C.S. Effenhauser, A. Manz

"Micromachining a Miniaturized Capillary Electrophoresis-Based Chemical Analysis System on a Chip"

Science 261 (1993) 895-897


C.S. Effenhauser, A. Manz, H.M. Widmer

“Glass Chips for High-Speed Capillary Electrophoresis Separations with Submicrometer Plate Heights”

Analytical Chemistry 65 (1993) 2637-2642

Patents (selected)


E. Händler, C. Effenhauser, N. Oranth

“Method and device for evaluating a dry chemical test element”

EP 2034293


C. Effenhauser, E. Sarofim, S. Korner, P. Griss

“Bent Microfluidic Device“

EP 1814665


C. Effenhauser, G. Ocvirk, W. Fiedler

“Method and Separation Module for the Separation of Particles from a Dispersion, in Particular of Blood Corpuscles from Blood”

EP 1434637


C. Effenhauser, H.M. Hein, K.-H. Kölker, F. Deck

“System for Withdrawal of Small Amounts of Body Fluids”



C. Effenhauser, H. Harttig, P. Krämer

"Pump for Low Flow Rates“

EP 1167757


A.E. Bruno-Raimondi, R. Völkel, G. Duveneck, C.S. Effenhauser, H.-P. Herzig, R.Dändliker

“Optical Sensing Unit With Evanescent Field Detection”

EP1078248, US 6437345


G.J.M. Bruin, C.S. Effenhauser, A. Helg, A. Paulus

“Microstructure Device”

US 5965237


C.S. Effenhauser, A. Manz

"Transdermal System"

EP 0796128


A. Manz, C.S. Effenhauser

"Device and Method for the Electrophoretic Separation of Fluid Substance Mixtures"

EP 0653631, US 5599432


A. Manz, D.J. Harrison, C.S. Effenhauser

"Method for Controlling Sample Introduction in Microcolumn Separation Techniques and Sampling Device"

EP 0620432, US 6280589

Background photo: View from the west to Ama Dablam (6856 m), Himalaya, Nepal

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