Publications

Selected publications

  • A Metal-Free and Biotically Degradable Battery for Portable Single-Use Applications

    Juan Pablo Esquivel, Perla Alday, Omar A. Ibrahim, Belén Fernández, Erik Kjeang, Neus Sabaté

    Advanced Energy Materials (2017) 10.1002/aenm.201700275

  • Microfluidic fuel cells on paper: meeting the power needs of next generation lateral flow devices.

    J. P. Esquivel, J. Del Campo, J.L. de la Fuente, S. Rojas and N. Sabaté

    Energy and Environmental Science 7 (2014) 1744-1749

    Selected as HOT article by the journal.

    Highlighted in Science Magazine as Editors’ Choice:

    Paper power

    Science 14 March 2014

    Vol. 343 no. 6176 pp. 1179

    DOI: 10.1126/science.343.6176.1179-b

    Featured in Chemistry World, LaVanguardia, El Confidencial, ABC

  • Fuel cell-powered microfluidic platform for Lab-on-a-Chip applications

    J.P. Esquivel, M. Castellarnau, T. Senn, B. Löchel, J. Samitier, N. Sabaté

    Lab Chip 12 (2012) 74-79

    Journal Front Cover.

    Selected as HOT article by the journal. TOP 10 most accessed articles Nov 2011

    Featured in Chemistry World.

Full list of publications

2018
  • ‘Plug-and-Power’Point-of-Care Diagnostics: A novel approach for self-powered electronic reader-based portable analytical devices

    Y. Montes-Cebrián, L. del Torno-de Román, A. Álvarez-Carulla, J. Colomer-Farrarons, S. D Minteer, N. Sabaté, P. Ll. Miribel-Català, J. P. Esquivel

    Biosensors and Bioelectronics 118 (2018) 88-96

  • Improved performance of a paper-based glucose fuel cell by capillary induced flow

    L. del Torno-de Román, M. Navarro, G. Hughes, J. P. Esquivel, R. D. Milton, S. D. Minteer, N. Sabaté

    Electrochimica Acta 282 (2018) 336-342

     

2017
  • Evaluation of Redox Chemistries for Single-Use Biodegradable Capillary Flow Batteries

    O. A. Ibrahim, P. Alday, N. Sabaté, J. P. Esquivel, E. Kjeang

    Journal of The Electrochemical Society 164 (2017) A2448-A2456

  • A Metal-Free and Biotically Degradable Battery for Portable Single-Use Applications

    J. P. Esquivel, P. Alday, O. A. Ibrahim, B. Fernández, E. Kjeang, N. Sabaté

    Advanced Energy Materials, 2017, 10.1002/aenm.201700275

  • Single-use paper-based hydrogen fuel cells for point-of-care diagnostic applications

    J.P. Esquivel, J.R. Buser, C.W. Lim, C. Domínguez, S. Rojas, P. Yager,  N. Sabaté
  • Paper-Based Microfluidic Biofuel Cell Operating Under Glucose Concentrations Within Physiological Range

    M. J. González-Guerrero, F. J. del Campo, J. P. Esquivel, D. Leech,  N. Sabaté
2016
  • Paper-based enzymatic microfluidic fuel cell: From a two-stream flow device to a single-stream lateral flow strip

    M. J. González-Guerrero, F. J. del Campo, J. P. Esquivel, F. Giroud, S.D. Minteer, N. Sabaté
2015
2014
  • Microfluidic fuel cells on paper: meeting the power needs of next generation lateral flow devices

    J. P. Esquivel, J. Del Campo, J.L. de la Fuente, S. Rojas and N. Sabaté

    Energy and Environmental Science 7 (2014) 1744-1749

    Selected as HOT article by the journal.

    Highlighted in Science Magazine as Editors’ Choice:

    Paper power

    Science 14 March 2014

    Vol. 343 no. 6176 pp. 1179

    DOI: 10.1126/science.343.6176.1179-b

    Featured in Chemistry World, LaVanguardia, El Confidencial, ABC

  • Micro Fuel Cells: Can We Apply Them to a Successful Market?

    J. P. Esquivel, J. Del Campo, J.L. de la Fuente, S. Rojas and N. Sabaté

    BECS Transactions 3 (2014) 875-880

  • Direct formic acid microfluidic fuel cell design and performance evolution

    A. Moreno-Zuria, A. Dector, F.M. Cuevas-Muñiz, J.P. Esquivel, N. Sabaté, J. Ledesma-García, L.G. Arriaga, A.U. Chávez-Ramírez

    Journal of Power Sources 269 (2014) 783-788

  • Non‐Conventional Electrochemical Techniques for Assembly of Electrodes on Glassy Carbon‐Like PPF Materials and Their Use in a Glucose Microfluidic Fuel‐Cell

    A. Dector, N. Arjona, M. Guerra‐Balcázar, J.P. Esquivel, F.J. Del Campo, N. Sabaté, J. Ledesma‐García, L.G. Arriaga

    Fuel Cells 6 (2014) 810-817

2013
  • Fabrication and evaluation of a passive alkaline membrane micro direct methanol fuel cell

    W. Verjulio, J. Santander, N. Sabaté, J.P. Esquivel, N. Torres-Herrero, A. Habrioux, N. Alonso-Vante

    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 10 (2013) 5406-5413

  • A micro alkaline direct ethanol fuel cell with platinum-free catalysts

    W. Verjulio, F. Alcaide, G. Álvarez, N. Sabaté, N. Torres-Herrero, J.P. Esquivel and J. Santander

    J. Micromech. Microeng. 23 (2013) 115006

  • Rapid Prototyping of a Membraneless Glucose/O2 Microfluidic Enzymatic Biofuel Cell using Pyrolyzed Photoresist Film Electrodes

    M.J. González-Guerrero, J.P. Esquivel, D. Sánchez-Molas, P. Godignon, F. X. Muñoz, F. J. del Campo, F. Giroud, S. Minteer and N. Sabaté

    Lab Chip (2013) 2972-2979

  • New approach for batch microfabrication of silicon-based micro fuel cells

    N. Sabaté, J. P. Esquivel, J. Santander, J. G. Hauer, R. W. Verjulio, I. Gràcia, M. Salleras, C. Calaza, E. Figueras, C. Cané, L. Fonseca

    Microsystems Technologies 20 (2013) 341-348

  • Formic Acid Microfluidic Fuel Cell Evaluation in Different Oxidant Conditions

    A. Déctor, J.P. Esquivel, M.J. González, M. Guerra-Balcázar, J. Ledesma-García, N. Sabaté, L.G. Arriaga

    Electrochimica Acta 92 (2013) 31-35

2012
  • Fuel cell-powered microfluidic platform for lab-on-a-chip applications: Integration into an autonomous amperometric sensing device

    J.P. Esquivel, J. Colomer-Farrarons, M. Castellarnau, M. Salleras, F.J. del Campo, J. Samitier, P. Miribel-Català, N. Sabaté

    Lab Chip (2012) 4232-4235

  • Glucose microfluidic fuel cell based on silver bimetallic selective catalysts for on-chip applications

    F.M. Cuevas-Muñiz, M. Guerra-Balcázar, J.P. Esquivel, N. Sabaté, L.G. Arriaga, J. Ledesma-García

    Journal of Power Sources 216 (2012) 297-303

  • Fuel cell-powered microfluidic platform for Lab-on-a-Chip applications

    J.P. Esquivel, M. Castellarnau, T. Senn, B. Löchel, J. Samitier, N. Sabaté

    Lab Chip 12 (2012) 74-79JOURNAL FRONT COVER

    Featured in Chemistry World, TOP 10 Most accessed articles Nov 2011

2011
Older
  • Towards a compact SU-8 micro direct methanol fuel cell

    J.P. Esquivel, T. Senn, P. Hernández-Fernández, J. Santander, M. Lörgen, S. Rojas, B. Löchel, C. Cané, N. Sabaté

    Journal of Power Sources 195 (2010) 8110-8115

  • Porous Silicon Membrane for Micro Fuel Cell Applications

    N.Torres, M. Duch, J. Santander, N. Sabate, J.P. Esquivel, A. Tarancon and C. Cane

    Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems 12 (2009) 93-96

  • Hybrid polymer electrolyte membrane for silicon-based micro fuel cells integration

    J.P. Esquivel, N. Sabaté, A. Tarancón, N. Torres-Herrero, D. Dávila, J. Santander, I. Gràcia and C. Cané

    Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 19 (2009) 065006 (6pp)

  • Influence of current collectors design on passive micro direct methanol fuel cell performance

    J.P. Esquivel, N. Sabaté, J. Santander, N. Torres-Herrero, I. Gràcia, P. Ivanov, L. Fonseca  and C. Cané

    Journal of Power Sources 194 (2009) 391-396

  • Passive Direct Methanol Fuel Cells in Silicon Technology

    N. Sabaté, J.P. Esquivel, J. Santander, N. Torres, I. Gràcia, P. Ivanov, L. Fonseca. E. Figueras and C. Cané

    Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems 11 (2008) 143-146

  • Development and Optimization of Microbial Fuel Cells

    D. Davila, J. P. Esquivel, N. Vigues, O. Sanchez, L. Garrido, N. Tomas, N. Sabate, F. J. del Campo, F. J. Munoz and J. Mas

    Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems 11 (2008) 99-103

  • Performance optimization of a passive silicon-based micro-direct methanol fuel cell

    N. Torres, J. Santander, J.P. Esquivel, N. Sabaté, E. Figueras, P. Ivanov, L. Fonseca, I. Gràcia and C. Cané

    Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 132/2 (2008) 540-544

  • Fabrication and characterization of a passive silicon-based direct methanol fuel cell

    J. P. Esquivel, N. Sabaté, J. Santander, N. Torres and C. Cané

    Journal of Microsystem Technologies 14 (2008) 535-541