Recent Referred Journal Publications (since 2009)

  1. F. Liu, P. KC, G. Zhang, and J. Zhe, “Microfluidic Magnetic Bead Assay for Cell Detection.,” Anal. Chem., vol. 88, no. 1, pp. 711–717, Dec. 2015.
  2. Y. Han, H. Wu, G. Cheng, and J. Zhe, “A two-stage microresistive pulse immunosensor for pathogen detection,” Lab Chip, 2016.

  3. F. Liu, Y. Han, L. Du, P. Huang, and J. Zhe, “Airborne Mineral Dust Measurement Using an Integrated Microfluidic Device,” . Microfluidics and Nanofluidics20(1), 1-7, 2016.
  4. Han, Y. ^, Liu, F. ^, Dowd, G. and Zhe, J., A Thermal Management Device for a Lower-limb Prosthesis, Applied Thermal Engineering, v82, 246-252, 2015.
  5. Fan, L-L., He, X-K., Han, Y. ^, Zhe, J.† and Zhao, L. †, Continuous Three-dimensional Particle Focusing in a Microchannel with Curved and Symmetric Sharp Corner Structures, J. Micromechanics and Microengineering, 25 (3), 35020-35029, 2015. 
  6. Du, Li^, Zhu, X^. and Zhe, J. †, An Inductive Sensor for Real Time Measurement of Plantar Normal and Shear Forces Distribution, in press, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 62(5): 1316-1323, DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2014.2386136, 2014
  7. Wu, H., Han Y.^, Yang X, Chase GG, Tang Q, Zhe, J.† and Cheng G.†, A versatile microparticle-based immunoaggregation assay for macromolecular biomarker detection and quantification, PLOS One, 10(2): e0115046. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0115046, 2015.
  8. Zhu, X^., Du, Li^ and Zhe, J. †, An integrated lubricant oil conditioning sensor using signal multiplexing, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, v25, n1, 015006 (12 pages). 2015.  
  9. Han Y.^, Wu, H., Liu F. ^, Cheng G. † and Zhe, J.†, Label-free Biomarker Assay in a Micro Resistive Pulse Sensor via Immunoaggregation, 86(19): 9717-22, Analytical Chemistry, DOI: 10.1021/ac502270n, 2014.
  10. Du, L.^, Zhu, X.L., and Zhe, J.†, High Sensitivity Inductive Sensor for Blade Tip Clearance Measurement, Smart Materials and Structures, 23, 065018 (9pages), 2014. doi:10.1088/0964-1726/23/6/065018.
  11. Fan, L-L., He, X-K., Han, Y., Zhao, L. and Zhe, J.†, Continuous size-based separation of microparticles in a microchannel with symmetric sharp corner structures, Biomicrofluidics 8, 024108 (2014); doi: 10.1063/1.4870253.
  12. Cao, B.; Li, L. L.; Wu, H. Y.; Qiong, T.; Sun, B. B.; Dong, H.; Zhe, J.; Cheng, G.†, Zwitteration of dextran: a facile route to integrate antifouling, switchability and optical transparency into natural polymers, Chemical Communications, 50, 3234-3237, 2014. DOI:10.1039/c3cc48878k.
  13. Fan, L-L., He, X-K., Han, Y. ^, Zhao, L†. and Zhe, J.†, High-throughput, single-stream microparticle focusing using a microchannel with asymmetric sharp corners, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, published online, V17, n4, pp 639-646, 2014. DOI 10.1007/s10404-014-1344-8.
  14. Du, L.^, Zhu, X.L. ^, Han, Y. ^ and Zhe, J.†, High Throughput Wear Debris Detection in Lubricants Using a Resonance Frequency Division Multiplexed Sensor, Tribology Letters, 51, 453-460, 2013. DOI 10.1007/s11249-013-0179-x.
  15. Du, L.^, Zhu, X.L.^, Han, Y.^, Zhao, L. and Zhe, J.†, Improving sensitivity of an inductive pulse sensor for detection of metallic wear debris in lubricants using parallel LC resonance method, Meas. Sci. Technol. 24, 075106 (10pp), 2013.
  16. Du, L.^ and Zhe, J.†, An Integrated Ultrasonic – Inductive Pulse Sensor For Wear Debris Detection, Smart Materials and Structures, 22, 025003(9 pages), 2012.
  17. Appleby, M., Choy, F., Du, L.^, and Zhe, J, Oil Debris and Viscosity Monitoring using Ultrasonic and Capacitance/Inductance  Measurements, Lubrication Science, 25, 8, 507-524, 2012. DOI: 10.1002/ls.1221.
  18. Zhu, X.L^, Li, D.S, Liu, B.D. and Zhe, J., Optimal Design and Simulation of a Cross-Plane Micro-Thermoelectric Generator, Key Engineering Materials, v503, 240-243, 2012.
  19. Du, L.^ and Zhe, J.†, Parallel Sensing of Metallic Wear Debris in Lubricants Using Undersampling Data Processing, Tribology International, v53, 28–34, 2012.
  20. Guldiken, R., Jo, M. C.^, Gallant, N., Demirci, U. and Zhe, J.†, Sheathless Size-Based Acoustic Particle Separation, Sensors, 12(1), 905-922, 2012.
  21. Amin, A.^, Jagtiani, A.^, Vasudev, A.^, Hu, J., and Zhe, J. †, Soft Microgripping Using Ionic Liquid Droplet for High Temperature and Vacuum Applications, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 21, 125025 (8 pages), 2011.
  22. Qin, Z.^, Zhe, J.† and Wang, G.-X., Effects of Particle’s Off-Axis Position, Shape, Orientation and Entry Position on Resistance Changes of Micro Coulter Counting Devices, Measurement Science and Technology, 22, 045804 (10 pages), 2011.
  23. Jagtiani, A.^, Carletta, J. and Zhe, J.†, An impedimetric approach for accurate particle sizing using a micro Coulter counter, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 21 045036 (10 pages), 2011.
  24. Jagtiani, A.^, Carletta, J. and Zhe, J.†, A Microfluidic Multichannel Resistive Pulse Sensor Using Frequency Division Multiplexing for High Throughput Counting of Micro Particles, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 21, 065004 (10 pages), 2011.
  25. Wang, Z.^ and Zhe, J.†, Recent advances in particle and droplet manipulation for lab-on-a-chip devices based on surface acoustic wave, Lab on A Chip, 11 (7), 1280 – 1285, 2011.
  26. Du, L.^ and Zhe, J.†, On-line Wear Debris Detection in Lubricating Oil for Condition Based Health Monitoring of Rotary Machinery, Recent Patents on Electrical Engineering, v4, n1, 1-9, 2011. (invited paper).
  27. Du, L.^ and Zhe, J.†, A High Throughput Inductive Pulse Sensor for Online Oil Debris Monitoring, Tribology International, v44, n2, 175-179, 2011.
  28. Jagtiani, A.^ and Zhe, J.†, High throughput microfluidic electrical impedance flow cytometry for assay of micro particles, Micro and Nanosystems, v2, n4, 1-4, 2010. (invited paper).
  29. Du L.^, Zhe, J. †, Carletta J E, Veillette R J and Choy F, Real-Time Monitoring of Wear Debris in Lubrication Oil Using a Microfluidic Inductive Coulter Counting Device, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, v9, n6, 1241-1245, 2010.
  30. Ouyang, H.^, Xia, Z. H. and Zhe, J.†, Voltage-controlled flow regulating in nanofluidic channels with charged polymer brushes, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, v9, n4-5, pp.915-922, 2010.
  31. Du L.^, Zhe, J. †, Carletta J E, and Veillette R J, Inductive Coulter Counting: Detection and Differentiation of Metal Wear Particles in Lubricant, Smart Materials and Structures, 19, 057001 (7pp), 2010.
  32. Sridaeng, D., Weingart, J. J., Chantarasiri, N., Zhe, J., and Hu, J., Postsynthetic Surface Functionalization, Postsynthetic Surface Functionalization, Encapsulation, and Releasing Studies of a Novel Polymer Nanocapsule, v117, pp. 706-713, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2010.
  33. Zhe, J. †, Dennis Doverspike, D., Zhao, J., Lam, P. and Menzemer, C., High School Bridge Program: A Multidisciplinary STEM Research Program, Journal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research, v11, n1, 61-67, 2010.
  34. Vasudev, A.^  Jagtiani, A. ^, Du, L. ^ and Zhe, J. †, A low-voltage droplet microgripper for micro-object manipulation, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 19 (2009), 075005 (8pp).
  35. Ouyang, H.^, Xia, Z. H. and Zhe, J.†, Static and Dynamic Responsive Behavior of Polyelectrolyte Brushes under External Electrical Field, Nanotechnology, 20 (2009) 195703 (7pp).
  36. Murali, S.^, Xia, G. ^, Jagtiani, A. ^, J. Carletta and Zhe, J. †, Capacitive coulter counting: detection of metal wear particles in lubricant using a microfluidic device, Smart Materials and Structures, 18 (2009) 03700 (6pp).
  37. Murali, S.^, Jagtiani, A. ^, Xia, G. ^, Carletta, J. and Zhe, J. †, A Microfluidic Coulter Counting Device for Metal Wear Detection in Lubrication Oil, Review of Scientific Instruments, 80 (2009) 016105 (3pp).


  • Tamura, H., Neal, M. J., Zhe, J and Sidman, A. L, MEMS Devices and Methods for Inhibiting Errant Motion of MEMS Components, U.S. Patent, 6,900,510, issued 5/2005.
  • Hu, J. and Zhe, J., Coulter Counter Having A Plurality of Channels, U.S. Patent, 7,397,232, , issued 7/2008.
  • Hu, J. and Zhe, J., Dynamic modulation for multiplexation of microfluidic and nanofluidic based biosensors, U.S. Patent, 7,777,476, issued 8/2010.
  • Zhe, J., Du, L. et al, Metal Wear Detection Apparatus and Method Employing Microfluidic Electronic Device, US Patent, 8,522,604, issued 9/3/2013.
  • Zhe, J. and Vasudev A., Apparatus and Method for Manipulating Micro Component, US patent, 8628648, issued 1/14/2014.
  • Guldiken, R., Jo, M. C., and Zhe, J., Two-Stage Microfluidic Device for Acoustic Particle Manipulation and Methods of Separation, US Patent Application 2011/70124, 4/2012.
  • Zhe, J. and Du, L., Integrated ultrasonic-inductive pulse sensor for wear debris detection, US Patent Application, 14/092,436. 2014.