Novel Sensor Technology for Point of Care DiagnosticsV. Djakov
Sensor Development Director
Microvisk Technologies Ltd
Dr Vladislav Djakov is the co-founder of Microvisk Technologies Ltd and the inventor of its MEMS-based Technology. Born in Belgrade, Serbia he came to UK in 1995 to pursue M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence followed by Ph.D. in Micro-robotics. With over 14 years of extensive ‘hands-on’ expertise on a number of micro-fabrication techniques, using standard and novel materials, as well as microelectronics interfacing and data acquisition Dr Djakov was responsible for a portfolio of International and National Projects on Micro and Nanotechnology at the STFC, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory with focus on Micro System Technology in Bio-Medical Field, Medical Diagnostics, Security and Space Science. In November 2007 he joined Microvisk team as the Sensor Development Director to assist with development of Point of Care and Prescription Home Use Blood Coagulometers. He is also responsible for the company’s IP portfolio and the principal author of its 3 international patents. He has given a number of invited talks, lectures and presentations, at National and International levels.