Selected Publications

Journals
 

  • J. Ding, K. Du, I. Wathuthanthri, C.-H. Choi, F. T. Fisher, and E.H. Yang. (Sep 2014). "Transfer Patterning of Large-area Graphene Nanomesh via Holographic Lithography and Plasma Etching," Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 6 (32), 2166. Download (453 kb PDF).
     
  • V. Patil, A. Capone, S. Strauf, and E. H. Yang. (Sep 2013). "Improved Photoresponse with Enhanced Photoelectric Contribution in Fully Suspended CVD Graphene Photodetectors", Scientific Reports, (3), 2791.  Download  (563 kb PDF).

  • K. Kumar, Y.-S. Kim, X. Li, Xin, J. Ding, F. T. Fisher, and E. H. Yang. (Sep 2013). "Chemical Vapor Deposition of Carbon Nanotubes on Monolayer Graphene Substrates: Reduced Etching via Suppressed Catalytic Hydrogenation using C2H4", Chemistry of Materials,   Download  (1579 kb PDF).

  • K. Kumar and E. H. Yang. (Sep 2013). "On the Growth Mode of Two-lobe Curvilinear Graphene Domains at Atmospheric Pressure", Scientific Reports, (3), 2571.  Download  (1513 kb PDF).

  • K. Kumar, K. Kim, and E. H. Yang. (Sep 20, 2013). "The Influence of Thermal Annealing to Remove Polymeric Residue on the Electronic Doping and Morphological Characteristics of Graphene", Carbon, (65), 35.  Download  (1721 kb PDF).

  • Y.-T. Tsai, C.-H. Choi, and E. H. Yang. (2013). "Low-Voltage Manipulation of an Aqueous Droplet in a Microchannel via Tunable Wetting on PPy(DBS)", Lab Chip, RSC. (13), 302.  Download  (978 kb PDF).

  • Y. Kim, K. Kumar, F. Fisher, and E. H. Yang. (2012). "Out-of-Plane Growth of CNTs on Graphene for Supercapacitor Applications", Nanotechnology, Featured in the exclusive Highlight 2012 collection . (23), 015301.  Download  (773 kb PDF).

  • M. Begliarbekov, K. Sasaki, O. Sul, E. H. Yang, and S. Strauf. (2011). "Optical Control of Edge Chirality in Graphene", Nano Letters, (11), 4874-4878.  Download  (2251 kb PDF).

  • K. Kumar, O. Sul, S. Strauf, F. Fisher, D. S. Choi, M. G. Prasad, and E. H. Yang. (Jul 2011). "A Study on Nanoscale Carbon Nanotube Local Oxidation Lithography using an Atomic Force Microscope", IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology (TNANO), 10 (4), 849-854.  Download  (556 kb PDF).

  • Y. Tsai, C.-H. Choi, N. Gao, and E. H. Yang. (2011). "Tunable Wetting Mechanism of Polypyrrole Surfaces and Low-Voltage Droplet Manipulation via Redox", Langmuir, 27 (7), 4249-4256.  Download  (3349 kb PDF).

  • O.Sul, S. Jang, and E. H. Yang. (2011). "Determination of Mechanical Properties and Actuation Behaviors of Polypyrrole-Copper Bimorph Nanoactuators", IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology (TNANO), 10 (5), 985-990.  Download  (643 kb PDF).

  • M. Begliarbekov, O. Sul, J. Santanello, N. Ai, X. Zhang, E.H. Yang, and S. Strauf. (2011). "Localized States and Resultant Band Bending in Graphene Antidot Superlattices", Nano Letters, 11 (3), 1254.  Download  (4959 kb PDF).

  • W. Xu, R. Leeladhar, Y.-T. Tsai, E. H. Yang, and C.-H. Choi. (2011). "Evaporative Self-Assembly of Nanowires on Superhydrophobic Surfaces of Nano-Tip Latching Structures", Applied Physics Letters, (98), 073101. Download  (970 kb PDF).

  • Y.-T. Tsai, W. Xu, E.H. Yang, and C.-H. Choi. (Jun 2010). "Self-Assembly of Nanowires at Three-Phase Contact Lines on Superhydrophobic Surfaces", Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 (2), 150.  Download  (10975 kb PDF).

  • K. Kumar, S. Strauf, and E.H. Yang. (Jun 2010). "A Systematic Study of Graphite Local Oxidation Lithography Parameters Using an Atomic Force Microscope", Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 (2), 185.  Download  (2150 kb PDF).

  • M. Begliarbekov, O. Sul, N. Ai, E. H. Yang, and S. Strauf. (2010). "Aperiodic conductivity oscillations in quasi-ballistic graphene heterojunctions", Applied Physics Letters, (97), 122106.  Download  (173 kb PDF).

  • D. S. Choi, J.-R. Park, S. Lee, T. Hahn, N. Presser, M. Leung, G. Stupian, E. H. Yang, and F Khalid. (Feb 2010). "On-chip Microcapacitors based on Electrochemically Grown Vertical Arrays of Gold Nanowire as Electrodes", Thin Solid Films doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2010.03.009.

  • M. Begliarbekov, O. Sul, S. Kalliakos, E. H. Yang, and S. Strauf. (2010). "Determination of Edge Purity in Bilayer Graphene Using micro-Raman Spectrosopy", Applied Physics Letters, 97 031908.  Download  (425 kb PDF).

  • N. Gao, H. Wang, and E. H Yang. (Jan 2010). "An Experimental Study on Ferromagnetic Nickel Nanowires Functionalized with Antibody for Cell Separation", Nanotechnology. 21 105107.  Download  (1119 kb PDF).

  • O.Sul, S. Jang, and E. H. Yang. (2009). "Step-Edge Calibration of Torsional Sensitivity for Lateral Force Microscopy", Measurement Science and Technology. 20 115104.  Download  (598 kb PDF).

  • N. Ai, O. Sul, M. Begliarbekov, Q. Song, K. Kumar, D. S. Choi, E. H. Yang, and S. Strauf. (Jun 2010). "Transconductance and Coulomb blockade properties of in-plane grown carbon nanotube field effect transistors", Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 (2), 73-78.  Download  (962 kb PDF).

  • D. S. Choi, V. Fucsko, E. H. Yang., J.-R. Park, F. Khalid, and Y.-K. Kim. (2009). "Vertical Arrays of Copper Nanotube Grown on Silicon Substrate by CMOS Compatible Electrochemical Process for IC Packaging Applications", Journal of Microelectronics and Electronic Packaging. 6 (3).

  • S. W. Lee, S. S. Lee, and E. H. Yang. (2009). "A Study on Field Emission Characteristics of Planar Graphene Sheets", Nanoscale Research Letters, 4 1218.  Download  (335 kb PDF).

  • D.S. Choi and E. H. Yang. (2009). "Fabrication of Buried Nanochannels by Transferring", Journal of Sensors and Materials, 21 (6), 315-319.  Download  (1923 kb PDF).

  • K.Shcheglov, X. Jiang, R. Toda, Z. Chang, and E. H. Yang. (2009). "Hybrid Linear Microactuators and Their Control Models for Mirror Shape Correction", Journal of Micro-Nano Mechatronics, 4 159-167.  Download  (2599 kb PDF).

  • O. Sul ad E. H. Yang. (2009). "A Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Aluminum Bimorph Nanoactuator", Nanotechnology, 20 095502.   Download  (654 kb PDF).

  • Y. Rheem, C. Hangarter, E.-H. Yang, N. V. Myung, and B. Yoo. (2008). "Site-Specific Magnetic Assembly of Ferromagnetic Nanowire", IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 7 251-255.  Download  (350 kb PDF).

  • R. Toda and E. H. Yang. (2007). "Normally-Latched, Large-Stroke, Inchworm Microactuatorv", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 17 1715-1720.  Download  (913 kb PDF).

  • C. M. Hangarter, Y. Rheem, B. Yoo, E. H. Yang, and N. V. Myung. (2007). "Hierarchical Magnetic Assembly of Nanowires", IOP Nanotechnology, Most accessed articles in Nanotechnology, Cover issue. 18 (20), 205-305.  Download  (839 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang, C. Lee, and J. Khodadadi. (2007). "Development of MEMS-Based Piezoelectric Microvalve Technologies – Fabrication, Characterization and Modeling", Journal of Sensors and Materials, Special Issue on Microvalve, Invited paper. 19 1-18.

  • C. A. Johnson, J. M. Khodadadi, and E. H. Yang,. (2006). "Modeling of Frictional Gas Flow Effects in a Piezoelectrically Actuated High-pressure Microvalve under Low Leak-rate Conditions", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 16 2771-2782.  Download  (973 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang, Y. Hishinuma, J.-G. Cheng, S. Trolier-McKinstry, E. Bloemhof, and B. M. Levine. (Oct 2006). "Thin-Film Piezoelectric Unimorph Actuator-based Deformable Mirror with a Transferred Silicon Membrane", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 15 (5), 1214-1225.  Download  (3505 kb PDF).

  • C. Lee, E. H. Yang, S. M. Saeidi, and J. Khodadadi. (Jun 2006). "Fabrication, Characterization and Computational Modeling of a Piezoelectrically Actuated Microvalve for Liquid Flow Control,", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 15 (3), 686-696.  Download  (6849 kb PDF).

  • Y. Hishinuma and E. H. Yang. (Apr 2006). "Piezoelectric Unimorph Microactuator Arrays for Single-Crystal Silicon Continuous Membrane Deformable Mirror", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 15 (2), 370-379.   Download  (1775 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang, C. S. Lee, J. Mueller, and T. George. (Oct 2004). "Leak-Tight Piezoelectric Microvalve for High-Pressure Gas Micropropulsion", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 13 (5), 799-807.  Download  (1292 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang and D. V. Wiberg. (Dec 2003). "A Wafer-Scale Membrane Transfer Process for the Fabrication of Optical Quality, Large Continuous Membranes", IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 12 (6), 804-815.  Download  (1966 kb PDF).

  • C. Lee, E. H. Yang, N.V. Myung, and T. George. (Oct 2003). "A Nanochannel Fabrication Technology without Nanolithography", ACS NanoLetters, 3 (10), 1339-1340.  Download  (84 kb PDF).

  • J. Mueller, J. Polk, E. H. Yang, A. Green, V. White, D. Bame, I. Chakraborty, S. Vargo, and R. Reinicke. (2003). "An Overview of MEMS-Based Micropropulsion Developments at JPL", Acta Astronautica, 52 (9-12), 881-895.  Download  (1924 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang and H. Fujita. (Mar 1999). "Reshaping of Single Crystal Silicon Microstructures", Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 1, 38 (3A), 1580-1583.  Download  (182 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang and H. Fujita. (1998). "Determination of the Modification of Young's Modulus due to Joule Heating of Microstructures Using U-Shaped Beams", Sensors and Actuators A, 70 185-190.  Download  (553 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang, S. S. Yang, and O. C. Jeong. (Apr 1998). "Fabrication and Electrostatic Actuation of Thin Diaphragms", KSME International Journal, 12 161-169.

  • E. H. Yang, S. W. Han, and S. S. Yang. (1996). "Fabrication and Testing of a Pair of Passive Bivalvular Microvalves Composed of p+ Silicon Diaphragms", Sensors and Actuators A, 57 75-78.  Download  (260 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang and S. S. Yang. (Jun 1996). "The Quantitative Determination of the Residual Stress Profile in Oxidized p+ Silicon Films", Sensors and Actuators A, 54 684-686.  Download  (377 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang, S. S. Yang, S. W. Han, and S. Y. Kim. (Dec 1995). "Fabrication and Dynamic Testing of Electrostatic Microactuators with p+ Diaphragms", Sensors and Actuators A, 50 151-156.  Download  (602 kb PDF).

  • E. H. Yang, S. S. Yang, and S. H. Yoo. (Aug 1995). "A Technique for Quantitative Determination of the Profile of the Residual Stress along the Depth of p+ Silicon Films", Appl. Phys. Lett., 67 (14), 912-914.  Download  (218 kb PDF).

 



Invited Presentations
 

  • E. H. Yang. (Oct 2013). "Utilization of Large-Area Graphene/CNT Architectures in Photonic and En-ergy Storage Applications", International Conference and Exhibition on Laser, Optics and Photonics, San Antonio, TX, Keynote Lecture.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Sep 2013). "Polymer-based Microfluidics", Smart Lab-on-a-Chip World Con-gress, San Diego, CA, Invited Lecture.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Aug 2013). "Nanoengineered Tunable Carbon Surfaces", UKC 2013, Newark, NJ, Invited Presentation.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Nov 2011). "Graphene-based Nano-Opto-Electro-Mechanical Devices", International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Denver, CO, Invited Presentation.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Jul 2011). "Carbon-based Nanotechnology for Sensors, Actuators and Electronics", ASME/Pacific Rim Technical Conference and Exhibition on Integration and Packaging of MEMS, NEMS and Electronic Systems (InterPACK ’11), Portland, OR, Track Plenary Lecture.
     
  • P. A. Huang and E. H Yang. (Nov 2009). "MEMS Thruster System for CubeSat Orbital Maneuver Applications", ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Lake Buena Vista, FL, Invited Presentation.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Jul 8-12, 2007). "Microfabricated Actuators for Space Applications", ASME/Pacific Rim Technical Conference and Exhibition on Integration and Packaging of MEMS, NEMS and Electronic Systems (InterPACK '07), Keynote Talk.

 



Invited Conference Papers
 

  • S. Strauf and E. H. Yang. (Apr 2011). "Graphene Optoelectronics based on Antidot Superlattices", Invited Paper, SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications, Conference, Orlando, FL.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Apr 2010). "Engineered Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene for Nanoelectronics and Nanomechanics", SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications, Conference, Orlando, FL. Invited Paper.
     
  • E. H Yang. (Jan 2010). "Engineered Nanowires, Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene for Sensors, Actuators and Electronics", SPIE MEMS-MOEMS, San Francisco, CA. Invited paper.
     
  • P. A. Huang and E. H Yang. (Apr 2009). "MEMS-based Warm Gas Thruster System for CubeSat Orbital Maneuver Applications", SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, Space Exploration Technologies II, Conference 7331 - Proceedings of SPIE, Orlando, FL USA. Invited Paper. 7331.
     
  • E. H. Yang. (Apr 2007). "Microactuators for Wavefront Correction in Space", Invited Paper, SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, Micro and Nanotechnologies for Defense and Security, Proceeding of SPIE, Orlando, FL. 6556.
     
  • P. Krulevitch, P. Bierden, T. Bifano, E. Carr, C. Dimas, H. Dyson, M. Helmbrecht, P. Kurczynski, R. Muller, S. Olivier, Y. Peter, B. Sadoulet, O. Solgaard, and E. H. Yang. (Jan 2003). "MOEMS Spatial Light Modulator Development at the Center for Adaptive Optics", Invited Paper, SPIE Photonics West, Micromachining and Microfabrication Conference, San Jose, California, USA.
     
  • T. George, Y. Bae, I. Chakraborty, H. Cherry, C. Evans, F. Eyre, A. Hui, K.King, L.Kim, R.Lawtona, G. Lin, C.Marreseb, J.Mueller, J.Podosek, K.Shcheglov, T.Tang, T.VanZandt, S.Vargo, J.Wellmana, V.White, D.Wiberg, and E. H. Yang. (Jul 30, 2000). "MEMS Technology at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory", Invited Paper, SPIE Int’l Symp. Optical Science and Technology, San Diego.

 


Conference Proceedings
 

  • R. Toda and E. H. Yang. (Jan 2006). "Zero-Power Latching, Large-stroke, High-precision Linear Microactuator for Lightweight Structures in Space", IEEE Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) Conference. Istanbul, Turkey.
     
  • Y. Hishinuma and E. H. Yang. (Jun 2005). "Large Aperture Deformable Mirror with a Transferred Single-Crystal Silicon Membrane Actuated Using Large-Stroke PZT Unimorph Actuators", IEEE Int. Conf. Solid-State Sensors and Actuators (Transducers '05), Seoul, Korea.

  • C. Lee and E. H. Yang. (Jun 6-10, 2004). "Piezoelectric Liquid-Compatible Microvalve for Integrated Micropropulsion", Solid State Sensor, Actuator and Microsystems Workshop (Hilton Head 2004), Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

  • E. H. Yang, C. Lee, and J. Mueller. (Jan 2003). "Normally-Closed, Leak-Tight Piezoelectric Microvalve with Ultra-High Pressure Upstream Flow Control for Integrated Micropropulsion", IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS ’03) Conference, Kyoto, Japan. 80-83.

  • J. Mueller, C. Marrese, J. Ziemer, A. Green, M. Mojarradi, T. Johnson, E. H. Yang, V. White, D. Bame, R. Wirz, M. Tajmar, J. Schein, R. Reinicke, and V. Hruby. (Sep 9-12, 2002). "JPL Micro-Thrust Propulsion Activities", AIAA Conference on Nanotech 2002 - "At the Edge of Revolution", Houston, Texas.

  • E. H. Yang and D. V. Wiberg. (Jan 2000). "A New Wafer-Level Membrane Transfer Technique for MEMS Deformable Mirrors", IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS ’01) Conference, Interlaken, Switzerland. 80-83.

  • Y. Fukuta, D. Collard, T. Akiyama, E. H. Yang, and H. Fujita. (Jan 1997). "Microactuated Self-Assembling of 3D Polysilicon Structures with Reshaping Technology", IEEE International Conference on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS '97), Nagoya, Japan. 477-481.  Download  (466 kb PDF).