Selected Publications

47. K. Hansen, M. Cardona, A. Dutta,C. Yang, “Plasma enhanced atomic layer deposition of plasmonic TiN ultrathin films using TDMATi and NH3”, Materials, 13(5), 1058, (2020)

46. Y. Jiang, H. J. Lee, L. Lan, H. Tseng, C. Yang, H-Y. Man, X. Han and J-X Cheng, “Optoacoustic Brain Stimulation at Submillimeter Spatial Precision”   Nature Communications, 11, 881 (2020)

45. K. Hansen, A. Dutta, M. Cardona, C. Yang,”Zirconium Nitride for Plasmonic Cloaking of Visible Photodetector Nanowires”, Plasmonics, in press (2020)

44. Cheng Zong, Ranjith Premasiri, Haonan Lin, Yimin Huang, Chi Zhang, Chen Yang, Bin Ren, Laurence Ziegler, and Ji-Xin Cheng*. “Plasmon-enhanced stimulated Raman scattering microscopy with single molecule sensitivity.”  Nature Communications, 10, 5318   (2019)

43. A. Dutta, S. Ramadurgam and C. Yang, “Plasmonic Core-Multi-Shell Nanowire Phosphors for Light Emitting Diodes “, ACS Photonics DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.8b00069 (2018)-Link-

42. M. P. Cardona, M. Li, W. Li, J. McCall, D. Wang, Y. Li and C. Yang, “The Role of Graphene as an Overlayer on Nanostructured Hematite Photoanodes for Improved Solar Water Oxidation”,  Material Today Energy 8, 8-14 (2018) -Link- Highlighted on -Link- Reviewed in Nanoscale Horizon DOI: 10.1039/C9NH00368A

41. Y. Huang, Y. Jiang, O. Wu, X. An, A. A. Chubykin, J-X. Cheng, X-M. Xu and C. Yang, “Nanoladders Facilitate Directional Axonal Outgrowth and Regeneration”,  ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.7b00981 (2018)-Link-

40. K-C Huang, J. McCall, P. Wang, C-S Liao, G. Eakins, J-X Cheng and C. Yang, “High-speed Spectroscopic Transient Absorption Imaging of Defects in Graphene”, Nano Letters,  DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b05283 (2018).  -Link- Highlighted in Advances in Engineering -Link-

39. K. McNear, Y. Huang, C. Yang, “Understanding Cellular Internalization Pathways of Silicon Nanowires”,Journal of Nanobiotechnology 15:17 (2017).   -Download Full PDF Version-

38. T-g. Lin, S. Ramadurgam, C. Yang, “Design of Contact Electrodes for Semiconductor Nanowire Solar Harvesting Devices”, Nano Letters, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b04046 (2017).  -Download Full PDF Version-

37. Y. Zi, S. Suslov, C. Yang, “Understanding Self-Catalyzed Epitaxial Growth of III–V Nanowires toward Controlled Synthesis”, Nano Letters, 17 (5), 1167-1173 (2017).    -Download Full PDF Version-

36. Y. Hu, J. Li, B. Deng, J. Tian, K. McNear, Y. Xuan, Y. P. Chen, C. Yang, G. Cheng, “Parallel nanoshaping of brittle semiconductor nanowires for strained electronics”, Nano Letters, 16, 7536-7544 (2016).   -Download Full PDF Version-

35. N. Opondo, S. Ramadurgam, C. Yang, and S. Mohammadi, “Trap Studies in Silicon Nanowire Junctionless Transistors using Low Frequency Noise”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 34, 011804 (2016).   -Download Full PDF Version-

34. T-g. Lin, S. Ramadurgam, C-S. Liao, Y. Zi, Yunlong, C. Yang, “Fabrication of Sub-25 nm Diameter GaSb Nanopillar Arrays by Nanoscale Self-Mask Effect”, Nano Letters, 15 (8), 4993–5000 (2015).   -Download Full PDF Version-

33. J. Li, W. Zhang, T-F Chung, M.N. Slipchenko, Y. P. Chen, J-X Cheng, C. Yang, “Highly sensitive transient absorption imaging of graphene and graphene oxide in living cells and circulating blood”, Scientific Reports, 5:12394, DOI: 10.1038/srep12394 (2015).  -Download Full PDF Version-

32. S. Ramadurgam, T. Lin, C. Yang, “Tailoring Optical and Plasmon Resonances in Core-Shell and Core-Multishell Nanowires for Visible Range Negative Refraction and Plasmonic Light Harvesting: A Review “, Journal of Material Science and Technology, special issue on 1D Nanomaterials, invited review doi:10.1016/j.jmst.2015.01.004 (2015).  -Download Full PDF Version-

31. S. Ramadurgam, T. Lin, C. Yang, “Aluminum Plasmonics for Enhanced Visible Light Absorption and High Efficiency Water Splitting in Core–Multishell Nanowire Photoelectrodes with Ultrathin Hematite Shells “, Nano Letters, DOI: 10.1021/nl501541s (2014).  -Download Full PDF Version-

30. S. Ramadurgam, C. Yang, “Semiconductor-Metal-Semiconductor Core-Multishell Nanowires as Negative-Index Metamaterial in Visible Domain”, Scientific Reports, 4:4931, doi:10.1038/srep04931 (2014).  -Download Full PDF Version-

29. W. Zhang, S. Lee, K.L. McNear, T.F. Chung, S. Lee, K. Lee, S.A. Crist, T.L. Ratliff, Z. Zhong, Y.P. Chen and C. Yang, “Use of graphene as protection film in biological environments”, Scientific Reports, 4:4097, doi: 10.1038/srep04097 (2014).  -Download Full PDF Version-

28. S.H. Chung, S. Ramadurgam, C. Yang, “Effect of Dopants on Epitaxial Growth of Silicon Nanowires”, invited paper, Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, 4:3, doi: 10.5772/58317 (2014).  -Download Full PDF Version-

27. C.J. Delker, Y. Zi, C. Yang, D.B. Janes, “Current and Noise Properties of InAs Nanowire Transistors With Asymmetric Contacts Induced by Gate Overlap”, Electron Devices, IEEE Transactions on, 61 (3), 884-889 (2014).  -Download Full PDF Version-

26.W. Zhang and C. Yang, “Functional Silicon Nanowires for Cellular Binding and Internalization”, Semiconducting Silicon Nanowires for Biomedical Applications, ISBN 978-0-85709-766-8, (Ed. J. L. Coffer, Woodhead Publishing, 2014).  -Download Full PDF Version-

25. C.J. Delker, Y. Zi, C. Yang, D.B. Janes, “Low-Frequency Noise Contributions from Channel and Contacts in InAs Nanowire Transistors”, Electron Devices, IEEE Transactions on, 60 (9), 2900-2905 (2013).  -Download Full PDF Version-

24. C.J. Delker, Y. Zi, C. Yang, and D.B. Janes, “Temperature dependence of current and low-frequency noise in InAs nanowire transistors,” 71st Device Research Conference (DRC), ISBN: 978-1-4799-0811-0, 57 – 58 (2013)  -Download PDF Version of Abstract-

23. Y. Zi, K. Jung, D.N. Zakharov, and C. Yang, “Understanding Self-Aligned Planar Growth of InAs Nanowires”, Nano Letters, 13 (6), 2786–2791 (2013).  -Download Full PDF Version-

22. P. Wang, M.N. Slipchenko, J. Mitchell, C. Yang, E.O. Potma, X. Xu, J.X. Cheng, “Far-field imaging of non-fluorescent species with sub-diffraction resolution”, Nature Photonics, 7, 449–453 (2013).  -Download Full PDF Version-

21. H. Bao, W. Zhang, L. Chen, H. Huang, C. Yang, and X. Ruan, “An investigation of the optical properties of disordered silicon nanowire mats”, J. Appl. Phys., 112, 124301 (2012).  -Download Full PDF Version-

20. Y. Zhao, D. Candebat, C. Delker, Y. Zi, D. Janes, J. Appenzeller and C. Yang, “Understanding the Impact of Schottky Barriers on the Performance of Narrow Bandgap Nanowire Field Effect Transistors”, Nano Letters, 12 (10), 5331–5336 (2012).  -Download Full PDF Version-

19. C.J. Delker, Y. Zi, C. Yang, and D.B. Janes, “Low-frequency Noise in Contact and Channel Regions of Ambipolar InAs Nanowire Transistors,” 70th Device Research Conference (DRC), ISBN: 978-1-4673-1163-2, 189 – 190 (2012).  -Download PDF Version of Abstract-

18. Y. Zi, Y. Zhao, D. Candebat, J. Appenzeller, and C. Yang, “Synthesis of High Quality Antimony Based Nanowires Using Simple Vapor Deposition”, invited paper, ChemPhysChem,13, 2585-2588 (2012).  -Download Full PDF Version-

17. W. Zhang, L. Tong, C. Yang, “Cellular Binding and Internalization of Functionalized Silicon Nanowires”, Nano Letters,12, 1002–1006 (2012).  -Download Full PDF Version-

16. M.R. Nelis, L. Yu, W. Zhang, Y. Zhao, C. Yang, A. Raman, S. Mohammadi, and J. Rhoads, “Resonant Mode Splitting in Silicon Nanowire Devices: Sources and Practical Implications”, Nanotechnology,22, 455502 (2011).  -Download Full PDF Version-

15. J. Mitchell, S. Park, M. Qi, P. Srisungsitthisunti, E. Stach, C. Tansarawiput, C. Watson, C. Yang, and X. Xu, “Laser direct write of silicon nanowires,” Optical Engineering 50, 104301 (2011).   -Download Full PDF Version-

14. S.J. Park, S.H. Chung, B.J. Kim, M. Qi, X. Xu, E.A. Stach and C. Yang, “Mechanism of vertical Ge nanowire nucleation on Si (111) during subeutectic annealing and growth”, Journal of Materials Research, 26, 2744-2748 (2011).   -Download Full PDF Version-

13. Y. Zhao, J.T.Smith, J. Appenzeller and C. Yang, “Transport Modulation in Ge/Si Core/Shell Nanowires through Controlled Synthesis of Doped Si Shells”, Nano Letters, 11, 1406-1411 (2011).  -Download Full PDF Version-

12. N. Lin, W. Zhang, B.M. Koshel, J.X. Cheng, and C. Yang, “Spatially Modulated Two Photon Luminescence From Si-Au Core-Shell Nanowires”, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 115, 3198-3202 (2011).  -Download Full PDF Version-

11. Y. Jung, M.N. Slipchenko, C.H. Liu, A.E. Ribbs, Z. Zhong, C. Yang, J.X. Cheng, “Fast Detection of the Metallic State of Individual Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Using a Transient-Absorption Optical Microscope”, Physical Review Letters, 105, 217401 (2010).  -Download Full PDF Version-

10. J.T. Smith, Y. Zhao, A. Razavieh, C. Yang, and J. Appenzeller, “Ge/Si Core/Shell Nanowire Structures for Tunneling Devices,” 218th Electrochemical Society (ECS) Transactions, 33(6), 707-714 (2010).  -Download Full PDF Version-

9. J.T. Smith, Y. Zhao, C. Yang, and J. Appenzeller, “Effects of Nanoscale Contacts to Silicon Nanowires on Contact Resistance: Characterization and Modeling,” 68th Device Research Conference (DRC), ISBN: 978-1-4244-6562-0, 139-140 (2010).  -Download Full PDF Version-

8. Y. Jung, N. Lin, C. Yang, J. X. Cheng, “Photothermal heterodyne phase imaging of gold seed and germanium nanowire”, SPIE: Photons and Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2010, volume 7564, ISBN: 9780819479600 (2010).  -Download Full PDF Version-

7. D. Candebat, Y. Zhao, C. Sandow, B. Koshel, C. Yang, and J. Appenzeller, “InSb nanowire field-effect transistors – electrical characterization and material analysis”, 67th Device Research Conference ISBN: 978-1-4244-3528-9, 13-14 (2009). -Download Full PDF Version-

6. Y. Jung, L. Tong, A. Tanaudommongkon, J.X. Cheng, C. Yang, “In Vitro and In Vivo Nonlinear Optical Imaging of Silicon Nanowires,” Nano letters 9, 2440-2444 (2009). -Download Full PDF Version-             -See it highlighted in C&EN (May, 18, 2009)-

5. Z. Zhong, C. Yang and C.M. Lieber, “Silicon Nanowires and Nanowire Heterostructures,”Nanosilicon, 176-216 (Elsevier, 2008).

4. C. Yang, C.J. Barrelet, F. Capasso and C.M. Lieber, “Single p-Type/Intrinsic/n-Type Silicon Nanowire as Nanoscale Avalanche Photodetectors,” Nano letters 6, 2929-2934 (2006).  -Download Full PDF Version-

3. C. Yang, Z. Zhong and C.M. Lieber, “Encoding Information through Synthesis in Modulation-Doped Nanowire Structures,” Science, 310, 1304-1307 (2005).  -Download Full PDF Version-

2. Y. Wu, J. Xiang, C. Yang, W. Lu and C.M. Lieber, “Single-crystal metallic nanowires and metal/ semiconductor nanowire heterostructures,” Nature 430, 61-65 (2004).  -Download Full PDF Version-

1. D. Wang, F. Qian, C. Yang, Z. Zhong and C.M. Lieber, “Rational Growth of Branched and Hyperbranched Nanowire Structures,” Nano Letters 4, 871-874 (2004).  -Download Full PDF Version-