Journal Publication


  1. Y. Shi, H. Zhao, L.K. Chin, Y. Zhang, P.H. Yap, W. Ser, C.-W. Qiu, and A.Q. Liu, Optical Potential-Well Array for High-Selectivity, Massive Trapping and Sorting at Nanoscale, Nano Letters, 2020, 20, 7, 5193–5200

  2. S.Y. Chin, V. Dikshit, B.M. Priyadarshini, and Y. Zhang*, Powder-Based 3D printing for the Fabrication of Device with Micro and Mesoscale Features, Micromachine, 2020, 11, 658

  3. B. M. Priyadarshini, V. Dikshit, and Y. Zhang*, 3D-Printed Bioreactors for in vitro Modeling and Analysis, International Journal of Bioprinting, 2020, Accepted

  4. L. Cao, W. Luo, Y. X. Wang, J. Zou, R. D. Yan, H. Cai, Y. Zhang, X. L. Hu, C. Jiang, W. J. Fan, X. Q. Zhou, B. Dong, X. S. Luo, G. Q. Lo, Y. X. Wang, Z. W. Xu, S. H. Sun, X. B. Wang, Y. L. Hao, Y. F. Jin, D. L. Kwong, L. C. Kwek and A. Q. Liu, All-on-chip Photonic Measurement-Device-Independent Quantum Key Distribution System, Physical Review Applied, 2020, Accepted

  5. Y. Shi, T. Zhu, K.T. Nguyen, Y. Zhang, S. Xiong, P.H. Yap, W. Ser, S. Wang, C.-W. Qiu, C.T. Chan, and A.Q. Liu, Optofluidic Microengine in A Dynamic Flow Environment via Self-Induced Back-Action, ACS Photonics, 2020, 7, 6, 1500–1507

  6. P. Kanitthamniyom, A. Zhou, S. Feng, A.-Q. Liu, S. Vasoo, Y. Zhang*, A 3D-Printed Modular Magnetic Digital Microfluidic Architecture for On-Demand Bioanalysis, Microsystems & Nanoengineering, 2020, 6, 48

  7. R. Wang, Q. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Shi H., Nguyen K.T., Zhou X., Unconventional Split Aptamers Cleaved at Functionally Essential Sites Preserve Biorecognition Capability, Analytical Chemistry, 2019, 91, 15811-15817

  8. Y.Z. Shi, H.T. Zhao, K.T. Nguyen, Y. Zhang*, L.K. Chin, T.T. Zhu, Y.F. Yu, H. Cai, P.H. Yap, P.Y. Liu, S. Xiong, J.B. Zhang, C.-W. Chen, C.T. Chan, A.Q. Liu*, Nanophotonic Array-Induced Dynamic Behavior for Label-Free Shape-Selective Bacteria Sieving, ACS Nano, 2019,13,12070-12080

  9. Y. Zhang* and Tza-Huei Wang*, Rapid Generation of Chemical Combinations on A Magnetic Digital Microfluidic Array, RSC Advances, 2019, 9, 21741 – 21747

  10. Y. Zhang*, Three-Dimensional-Printing for Microfluidics or the Other Way Round, International Journal of Bioprinting, 2019, 5, 192

  11. A. Y. Lee*, J. An, C.K. Chua*, Y. Zhang, Preliminary investigation of reversible 4D printing of dual layer component, Engineering, 2019, 5, 1159-1170

  12. S.L. Voon, J. An, G. Wong, Y. Zhang and C.K. Chua, 3D Food Printing: A Categorised Review of Inks and Their Development, Virtual and Physical Prototyping, 2019, 14, 203-218 

  13. Y. Zhang*, A. Hu, N. Andini, and S. Yang*, A 'Culture' Shift: Application of Molecular Techniques for Diagnosing Polymicrobial Infections, Biotechnology Advances, 2019, 37, 476-490 

  14. P. Kanitthamniyom and Y. Zhang*, Magnetic Digital Microfluidics on A Bioinspired Surface for Point-of-Care Diagnostics of Infectious Disease, Electrophoresis, 2019, 40, 1178-1185 

  15. Y. Zhang, D.Y.S. Lee, A. Farwin, J.Y.Ying, Sieve-Through Vertical Flow Platform for Efficient Liquid Exchange in Particle-Based Assays, Analytica Chimica Acta, 2019, 1051, 94-102 

  16. H. Zhao, L. K. Chin, Y. Shi, K.T. Nguyen, P. Y. Liu, Y. Zhang, M. Zhang, J. Zhang, H. Cai, P.H. Yap, W. Ser, A.-Q. Liu, Massive nanophotonic trapping and alignment of rod-shaped bacteria for parallel single-cell studies, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2019, 306, 127562

  17. H.T. Zhao, Y. Zhang*, P.Y. Liu, P.H. Yap, W. Ser*, and A. Q. Liu*, Chemical Reaction Monitoring via the Light Focusing in Optofluidic Waveguides. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2019, 280, 16-23 

  18. Y.Z. Shi, S. Xiong, Y. Zhang, L.K. Chin, Y.-Y. Chen, J.B. Zhang, T.H. Zhang, W. Ser, A. Larson, L.S. Hoi, J.H. Wu, T.N. Chen, Z. C. Yang, Y. L. Hao, B. Liedberg, P.H. Yap, D.P. Tsai, C.-W. Qiu and A.Q. Liu, Sculpting Nanoparticle Dynamics for Single Bacteria-Level Screening and Direct Binding Efficiency Measurement, 2018, Nature Communications, 9, 815 

  19. P. Kanitthamniyom and Y. Zhang*, Application of Polydopamine in Biomedical Microfluidic Devices, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2018, 22:24

  20. Y. Shi, S. Xiong*, L.K. Chin, Y. Yang, J. Zhang, W. Ser, J.H. Wu, T. Chen, Z. Yang, Y. Hao, B. Liedberg, P.H. Yap, Y. Zhang* and A.Q. Liu*​, High-Resolution and Multi-Range Particle Separation by Microscopic Vibration in An Optofluidic Chip, Lab on a Chip, 2017, 17, 2443-2450 (Cover Page Article) 

  21. Y. Zhang*, Post-Printing Surface Modification and Functionalization of 3D-printed Biomedical Device, International Journal of Bioprinting, 2017, 3, 1-7

  22. Y. Zhang* and N.T. Nguyen, Magnetic Digital Microfluidics–A Review, Lab on a Chip, 2017,17, 994-1008 (JIF=6.914, Citation 28)

  23. Y. Zhang#, Y. Zhang#, J.M. Burke, K. Gleitsman, S.M. Friedrich, K.J. Liu and T.H. Wang, A Simple Thermoplastic Substrate Containing Hierarchical Silica Lamellae for High-Molecular-Weight DNA Extraction, Advanced Materials, 2016, 28, 10630-10636 (#Equal Contribution) (Cover Page Article) 

  24. Y. Zhang and J.Y. Ying, Homogeneous Immunochemical Assay on the Lateral Flow Strip for Measurement of DNase I Activity, Analytical Chemistry, 2015, 87, 10193-10198 

  25. Y. Zhang, J. Bai, H. Wu, and J.Y. Ying, Trapping Cells in Paper for White Blood Cell Count, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2015, 69, 121-127

  26. Y. Zhang, J. Bai and J.Y. Ying, Stacking Flow Immunoassay for the Detection of Dengue Specific Immunoglobulins in Salivary Fluid, Lab on a Chip, 2015,15, 1465-1471 

  27. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, High-resolution quantification by charge-dominant electrophoretic mobility shift of quantum dots, Electrophoresis, 2015, 36,1011-1015 

  28. D.J. Shin#, Y. Zhang# and T.H. Wang, A droplet microfluidic approach to single-stream nucleic acid isolation and mutation detection, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2014, 17, 425-440 (#Equal Contribution) 

  29. Y. Zhang, D.J. Shin, and T.H. Wang, Serial Dilution via Surface Energy Trap-Assisted Magnetic Droplet Manipulation, Lab on a Chip, 2013,13, 4827-4831 

  30. B. Keeley, A. Stark, T.R. Pisanic II, R. Kwak, Y. Zhang, J. Wrangle, S.B. Baylin, J.G. Herman, N. Ahuja, M.V. Brock, T.H. Wang, Extraction and Processing of Circulating DNA from Large Sample Volumes Using Methylation on Beads for The Detection of Rare Epigenetic Events, Clinica Chimica Acta, 2013, 425, 169-175

  31. C.H. Chiou, D.J. Shin, Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Topography-Assisted Electromagnetic Platform for Blood-to-PCR in a Droplet, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2013, 50, 91-99

  32. Y. Song, Y. Zhang, and T.H. Wang, Single Quantum Dot Analysis Enables Multiplexed Point Mutation Detection by Gap Ligase Chain Reaction, Small, 2013, 9, 1096-1105 

  33. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Full-Range Magnetic Manipulation of Droplets via Surface Energy Traps Enables Complex Bioassay, Advanced Materials, 2013, 25, 2903-2908 (Featured as Art in Science Award winner on the cover page of Lab on a Chip)

  34. Y. Zhang, K.J. Liu, T.L. Wang, I.M. Shih, and T.H. Wang, Mapping DNA Quantity into Electrophoretic Mobility through Quantum Dot Nanotethers for High Resolution Genetic and Epigenetic Analysis, ACS Nano, 2012, 6, 858–864 (Highlighted in ACS Nano Podcast, Featured in BioTechniques, 2012, 52, 127-127) 

  35. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Micro Magnetic Gyromixer for Speeding up Reactions in Droplets, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2013, 12, 787-794. (Featured as Art in Science Award winner on the cover page of Lab on a Chip) 

  36. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Quantum Dot for Molecular Sensing and Diagnostics, Theranostics, 2012, 2, 631-654 (Invited Review) 

  37. S. Park, Y. Zhang, S. Lin, T.H. Wang and S. Yang, Advances in Microfluidic PCR for Point-of-Care Infectious Disease Diagnostics, Biotechnology Advances, 2011, 29, 830-900. (Review) 

  38. Y. Zhang, S. Park, K.J. Liu, J. Tsuan, S. Yang and T.H. Wang, A Surface Topography Assisted Droplet Manipulation Platform for Biomarker Detection and Pathogen Identification, Lab on a Chip, 2011, 11, 398-406 (Cover Page Article) 

  39. K.J. Liu, T.D. Rane, Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Single-Molecule Analysis Enables Free Solution Hydrodynamic Separation Using Yoctomole Levels of DNA, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 6898–6901

  40. S. Park, Y. Zhang, T.H. Wang and S. Yang, Continuous Dielectrophoretic Bacterial Separation and Concentration from Physiological Media of High Conductivity, Lab on a Chip, 2011, 11, 2893-2900

  41. Y. Zhang, S. Park, S. Yang and T.H. Wang, An All-in-one Microfluidic Device for Parallel DNA Extraction and Gene Analysis, Biomedical Microdevices, 2010, 12, 1043-1049 

  42. V.J. Bailey, # Y. Zhang, # B.P. Keeley, C. Yin, K.L. Pelosky, M. Brock, S.B. Baylin, J.G. Herman, and T.H. Wang, Single-Tube Analysis of DNA Methylation with Silica Superparamagnetic Beads, Clinical Chemistry, 2010, 6, 1022-1025 (#Equal Contribution) 

  43. T. D. Rane, C. M. Puleo, K. J. Liu, Y. Zhang, A. P. Lee and T. H. Wang, Counting Single Molecules in Sub-Nanolitre Droplets, Lab on a Chip, 2010, 10, 161 - 164

  44. Y. Zhang, V.J. Bailey, C.M. Puleo, H. Easwaran, E. Griffiths, J.G. Herman, S.B. Baylin and T.H. Wang, DNA Methylation Analysis on A Droplet-in-oil PCR Array, Lab on a Chip, 2009, 9, 1059 – 1064 (Cover page article) 

  45. V.J. Bailey, B.P. Keeley, Y. Zhang, Y.P. Ho, H. Easwaran, M.V. Brock, K.L. Pelosky, H.E. Carraway, S.B. Baylin, J.G. Herman, T.H. Wang, Enzymatic Incorporation of Multiple Dyes for Increased Sensitivity in QD-FRET Sensing for DNA Methylation Detection, ChemBioChem, 2009, 11, 71-74

  46. V.J. Bailey, H. Easwaran, Y. Zhang, E. Griffiths, S.A. Belinsky, J.G. Herman, S.B. Baylin, H.E. Carraway, and T.H. Wang. MS-qFRET: A Quantum Dot-Based Method for Analysis of DNA Methylation, Genome Research. 2009, 9,1455-1461 

  47. J. Pipper, Y. Zhang, P. Neuzil, and T.M. Hsieh, Clockwork PCR Including Sample Preparation. Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English, 2008, 47, 3900-3904 

  48. J. Pipper, L. Ng, M. Inoue, P. Neuzil, Y. Zhang, L. Novak, and T.M. Hsieh, Catching Bird Flu in A Droplet, Nature Medicine, 2007, 13, 1259 - 1263. (Featured in Nature Nanotechnology, Top down bottom up: Connecting people, Nat. Nanotech, 2007, 2, 669) 

  49. L. Novak, P. Neuzil, J. Pipper, Y. Zhang, and S. Lee, An Integrated Fluorescence Detection System for Lab-On-A-Chip Applications, Lab on a Chip, 2007, 7, 27 - 29