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Full list of published refereed journal articles (listed by year of publication)


110.  S. Bai, S.-Y. Tang*, J. Wu*

“Membranous sheath of a fan worm functions as a high-performance energy absorber and stabilizer”

Cell Reports Physical Science, 2023, 4, 101253. doi:10.1016/j.xcrp.2023.101253

109.  H. Lu, Q. Zhang, X. Huang, T. Cole, G. Yun, Y. Zhang, R. Qiao, W. Li*, S.-Y. Tang*

“A reconfigurable and automatic platform for the on-demand production of stretchable conductive composites”

Smart Materials and Structures, 2023, 32, 045018. doi:10.1088/1361-665X/acc221

108.  2.    V. Timosina, T. Cole, H. Lu, J. Shu, X. Zhou, C. Zhang, J. Guo, O. Kavehei*, S.-Y. Tang*

“A Non-Newtonian liquid metal enabled enhanced electrography”

Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2023, 235, 115414. doi:10.1016/j.bios.2023.115414

107.  G. Yun, T. Cole, Y. Zhang, J. Zheng, S. Sun, Y. Ou-yang, J. Shu, H. Lu, Q. Zhang, Y. Wang, D. Pham, T.                  Hasan, W. Li*, S. Zhang*, S.-Y. Tang*

“Electro-mechano responsive elastomers with self-tuneable conductivity and stiffness”

Science Advances, 2023, 9, eadf1141. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.adf1141

106.  Bayinqiaoge, Y. Zhang, T. Cole, J. Zheng, J. Guo* and S.-Y. Tang*

"Recent advances in non-optical microfluidic platforms for bioparticle detection”

Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2023, 222, 114944. doi:10.1016/j.bios.2022.114944

105.  M. Zhang, X. Chen, Y. Sun, M. Gan, M. Liu, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Zhang*, X. Li*, W. Li and L. Sun

"A Magnetically and Thermally Controlled Liquid Metal Variable Stiffness Material”

Adv. Eng. Mater., 2023, 25, 2201296. doi:10.1002/adem.202201296

104.  Y. Chen, X. Chen, Z. Zhu, M. Sun, S. Li, M. Gan, S.-Y Tang*, W. Li, S. Zhang*, L. Sun, X. Li*

“3D actuation of foam-core liquid metal droplets”

Soft Matter, 2023, 19, 1293. doi:10.1039/D2SM01349E

103.  R. Yu, J. Han, Y. Chi, J. Zheng, R. Fuchs, M. B. Ghasemian, M. A. Rahim, S.-Y. Tang, G. Mao, K. Kalantar-               Zadeh, J. Tang

“Impact of Minor Alloy Components on the Electrocapillarity and Electrochemistry of Liquid Metal Fractals”

Advanced Functional Materials, 2023. doi:10.1002/adfm.202301348

102.  Y.-W. Wu, S.-Y. Tang, J. Churm, Y. Wang

“Liquid Metal-Based Tunable Linear Phase Shifters With Low Insertion Loss, High Phase Resolution, and Low Dispersion”

IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, 2023. doi:10.1109/TMTT.2023.3248954

101.  H. Duan, Y. Wang, S.-Y. Tang, T. Xiao, K. Goda, M. Li

“A CRISPR-Cas12a powered electrochemical sensor based on gold nanoparticles and MXene composite for enhanced nucleic acid detection”

Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2023, 380, 133342. doi:10.1016/j.snb.2023.133342


100.  Q. Zhang, G. Yun*, S. Jin, Z. Chen, S.-Y. Tang, H. Lu, H. Du and W. Li*

"Silver Nanoflakes-Enhanced Anisotropic Hybrid Composites for Integratable Pressure Sensors”

Nanomaterials, 2022, 12, 4018. doi:10.3390/nano12224018

 99.  R. Qiao and S.-Y. Tang

"Connecting liquid metals with sound”(PERSPECTIVE)

Science, 2022, 378, 594-595. doi:10.1126/science.ade1813

 98.  G. Li, X. Ma*, Z. Xu, Y. Shen, M. Yuan, J. Huang, T. Cole, J. Wei, S. Liu, F. Han, H. Li, Bayinqiaoge, Z. Xu,

        S.-Y. Tang* and Z. Liu*

"A crack compensation strategy for highly stretchable conductors based on liquid metal inclusions”

iScience, 2022, 25, 105495. doi:10.1016/j.isci.2022.105495

 97.  X. Zhu, F. Yang*, H. Wang, S. Zhao, Y. Wu, S.-Y. Tang* and M. Rong*

"Power-Level Electrical Switch Enabled by a Liquid-Metal Bridge.”

ACS Applied Electronic Materials, 2022, 4, 2859-2868. doi:10.1021/acsaelm.2c00352

 96.  X. Zhou, J. Shu, H. Jin, H. Ren, G. Ma, N. Gong, D.-a. Ge, J. Shi, S.-Y. Tang*, G. Yun, H. Lu, S. Dong*, X. Li,          S. Zhang and W. Li*

"Variable stiffness wires based on magnetorheological liquid metals.”

International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials, 2022, 13, 232-243. doi:10.1080/19475411.2022.2065703.

 95.  J. Yang, S. Sun, X. Yang, Y. Ma, G. Yun, R. Chang, S. -Y. Tang, M. Nakano, Z. Li, H. Du, S. Zhang and W. Li*

"Equipping New SMA Artificial Muscles With Controllable MRF Exoskeletons for Robotic Manipulators and Grippers.”

IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 2022. doi:10.1109/TMECH.2022.3157329.

 94.  L. Zhang, H. Forgham, A. Shen, J. Wang, J. Zhu, X. Huang, S.-Y. Tang, C. Xu, T. P. Davis and R. Qiao*

"Nanomaterial integrated 3D printing for biomedical applications.”

Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2022, 10, 7473-7490. doi:10.1039/D2TB00931E.

 93.  Y Zhang, Y Zhao, T Cole, J Zheng, Q Bayin, J Guo*, S.-Y. Tang*

"Microfluidic Flow Cytometry for Blood-Based Biomarker Analysis.”

Analyst, 2022, 147, 2895-2917. doi:10.1039/D2AN00283C.

 92.  X Huang, T Xu, A Shen, T.P. Davis, R Qiao*, S.-Y. Tang*

"Engineering Polymers via Understanding the Effect of Anchoring Groups for Highly Stable Liquid Metal Nanoparticles.”

ACS Applied Nano Materials, 2022, 5, 5959-5971. doi:10.1021/acsanm.1c04138.

 91.  X Li, L Cao, B Xiao, F Li, J Yang, J Hu, T Cole, Y Zhang, M Zhang, J Zheng, S Zhang*, W Li, L Sun, X                      Chen*, S.-Y. Tang*

       "Superelongation of Liquid Metal."

        Advanced Science, 2022, 9, 2105289. doi:10.1002/advs.202105289.

 90.  T Cole, S.-Y. Tang*

"Liquid metals as soft electromechanical actuators.”

Materials Advances, 2022, 3, 173-185. doi:10.1039/D1MA00885D.


 89.  J Zheng, T Cole, Y Zhang, J Kim*, S.-Y. Tang*

"Exploiting Machine Learning for Bestowing Intelligence to Microfluidics.”

Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2021, 194, 113666. doi:

 88.  G Yun, S. -Y Tang*, H Lu, T Cole, S Sun, J Shu, J Zheng, Q Zhang, S Zhang, M. D. Dickey*, W Li*

       "Liquid Metal Hybrid Composites with High-Sensitivity and Large Dynamic Range Enabled by Micro- and            Macrostructure Engineering."

        ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 2021, 3, 5302-5315. doi:10.1021/acsapm.1c01111.

 87.  S.-Y. Tang*, R Qiao*

"Liquid Metal Particles and Polymers: A Soft–Soft System with Exciting Properties.”

Accounts of Materials Research, 2021, 2, 966-978. doi:10.1021/accountsmr.1c00179.

 86.  Q Zhang, G Yun*, B Zhao, H Lu, S Zhang, S*. -Y Tang*, W Li*

       "Highly Stretchable and Sensitive Strain Sensor Based on Liquid Metal Composite for Wearable Sign                  Language Communication Device."

        Smart Materials and Structures, 2021, 30, 115005. doi:10.1088/1361-665x/ac251a.

 85.  H. Lu, G. Yun, T. Cole, Y. Ouyang, H. Ren, J. Shu, Y. Zhang, S. Zhang*, M. D. Dickey*, W. Li* and S.-Y. Tang*

"Reversible Underwater Adhesion for Soft Robotic Feet by Leveraging Electrochemically Tunable Liquid Metal Interfaces.”

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2021, 13, 37904-37914.

 84.  H Ren, H Jin, J Shu, J Xie, E Wang, DA Ge, S.-Y. Tang*, X Li*, W Li, S Zhang*

       "Light-controlled versatile manipulation of liquid metal droplets: a gateway to future liquid robots."

        Materials Horizons, 2021, 8, 3063-3071, doi:10.1039/D1MH00647A.

 83.  Q. Zhao*, T. Cole, Y. Zhang, S.-Y. Tang*

       "Mechanical Strain-Enabled Reconstitution of Dynamic Environment in Organ-on-a-Chip Platforms: A                  Review. "

        Micromachines, 2021, 12, 765.

 82.  Y. Zhang, T. Cole, G. Yun, Y. Li, Q. Zhao, H. Lu, J. Zheng, W. Li*, S.-Y. Tang*

       "Modular and Self-Contained Microfluidic Analytical Platforms Enabled by Magnetorheological Elastomer          Microactuators. "

        Micromachines, 2021, 12, 604.

 81.  W Xie, F.M. Allioux, J.Z. Ou, E Miyako, S.-Y. Tang, K. Kalantar-Zadeh*

       "Gallium-Based Liquid Metal Particles for Therapeutics."

        Trends in Biotechnology, 2021, 39, 624-640, doi:10.1016/j.tibtech.2020.10.005.

 80.  S.-Y. Tang, C. Tabor, K. Kalantar-Zadeh, M. D. Dickey

“Gallium Liquid Metal: The Devil’s Elixir”

Annual Review of Materials Research, 2021, 51, 381-408, DOI:10.1146/annurev-matsci-080819-125403

 79.  T. Cole, K. Khoshmanesh*, S.-Y. Tang*

“Liquid Metal Enabled Biodevices”

Advanced Intelligent Systems, 2021, 3, 2000275, DOI: 10.1002/aisy.202000275, 2021.

 78.  G. Yun, S.-Y. Tang*, H. Lu, S. Zhang, M. D. Dickey*, W. Li*

“Hybrid-filler Stretchable Conductive Composites - from Fabrication to Application”

Small Science, 2021, 1, 2000080, DOI: 10.1002/smsc.202000080

 77.  E. Wang, J. Shu, H. Jin, Z. Tao, J. Xie, S.-Y. Tang*, X. Li*, W. Li, M.D. Dickey, S. Zhang*

“Liquid Metal Motor”

iScience, 2021, 24, 101911, doi:10.1016/j.isci.2020.101911.

 76.  J Shu, DA Ge, E Wang, H Ren, T Cole, S.-Y. Tang*, X Li, X Zhou, R Li, H Jin, W Li, M. D. Dickey, S Zhang*

“A Liquid Metal Artificial Muscle”

Advanced Materials, 2021, 33, 2103062, doi:10.1002/adma.202103062.

 75.  X. Li#, S.-Y. Tang#, S. Li#, D. Ge, J. Yang, J. Zhou, H. Yang*, S. Zhang*, W. Li, L. Sun*

“A Robot Boat Powered by Liquid Metal Engines”

Advanced Materials Technologies, 2021, 6, 2000840, doi:10.1002/admt.202000840.

 74.  W. Hu, Y. Li, S.-Y. Tang, L. Li, Q. J. Niu, S. Yan*

“Amalgamation-assisted Control of Profile of Liquid Metal for the Fabrication of Microfluidic Mixer and Wearable Pressure Sensor”

Advanced Materials Interfaces, 2021, 8, 2100038, doi:10.1002/admi.202100038.


 73.  Y. Zhang, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, H. Liu, G. Yun, H. Lu, M. Li, J. Guo, W. Li, S.-Y. Tang*

“Modular Off-Chip Emulsion Generator Enabled by a Revolving Needle”

Lab on a Chip, 20, 4592–4599, 2020.

 72.  H. Li, R. Qiao, T.P. Davis, S.-Y. Tang*

“Biomedical Applications of Liquid Metal Nanoparticles: A Critical Review”

Biosensors, 10, 196, 2020.

This work was selected as the cover picture of Biosensors, 2020, Volume 10, Issue 12

 71.  G. Yun, S.-Y. Tang*, Q. Zhao, Y. Zhang, H. Lu, D. Yuan, S. Sun, L. Deng, M. D. Dickey, W. Li

“Liquid Metal Composites with Anisotropic and Unconventional Piezoconductivity”

Matter, 3, 824–841, 2020.

 70.  H. Lu#, S.-Y. Tang#,*, Z. Dong, D. Liu, Y. Zhang, C. Zhang, G. Yun, Q. Zhao, K. Kalantar-Zadeh, R. Qiao, W.


“Dynamic Temperature Control System for the Optimized Production of Liquid Metal Nanoparticles”

ACS Applied Nano Materials, 3, 6905–6914, 2020.

 69.  H. Lu, S.-Y. Tang*, G. Yun, H. Li, Y. Zhang, R. Qiao, W. Li

“Modular and Integrated Systems for Nanoparticle and Microparticle Synthesis—A Review”

Biosensors, 10, 165, 2020.

 68.  J. Shu, Y. Lu, E. Wang, X. Li, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Zhao, X. Zhou, L. Sun, W. Li, S. Zhang

“Particle-based Porous Materials for the Rapid and Spontaneous Diffusion of Liquid Metals”

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12, 11163, 2020.

 67.  X. Li, S. Li, Y. Lu, Z. Liu, F. Li, H. Yang, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Zhang, W. Li, L. Sun

“Programmable Digital Liquid Metal Droplets in Reconfigurable Magnetic Fields”

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12, 37670–37679, 2020.

 66.  F. Li, J. Shu, L. Zhang, N. Yang, J. Xie, X. Li, L. Cheng, S. Kuang, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Zhang, W. Li, L. Sun, D. Sun

“Liquid metal droplet robot”

Applied Materials Today, 19, 100597, 2020.

 65.  W. Xie, F.M. Allioux, J.Z. Ou, E. Miyako, S.-Y. Tang, K. Kalantar-Zadeh

“Gallium-Based Liquid Metal Particles for Therapeutics”

Trends in Biotechnology, DOI: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2020.10.005, 2020.

 64.  C. Zhang, F.-M. Allioux, M. A. Rahim, J. Han, J. Tang, M. B. Ghasemian, S.-Y. Tang, M. Mayyas, T. Daeneke,

P. Le-Clech, R. B. Kaner, D. Esrafilzadeh, K. Kalantar-Zadeh

“Nucleation and Growth of Polyaniline Nanofibers onto Liquid Metal Nanoparticles”

Chemistry of Materials, 32, 4808–4819, 2020.

 63.  P. Yi, P. Thurgood, N. Nguyen, H. Abdelwahab, P. Petersen, C. Gilliam, K. Ghorbani, E. Pirogova, S.-Y.

Tang, K. Khoshmanesh

“Oscillation and self-propulsion of Leidenfrost droplets enclosed in cylindrical cavities”

Soft Matter, 16, 8854–8860, 2020.

 62.  R. Qiao, C. Fu, Y. Li, X. Qi, D. Ni, A. Nandakumar, G. Siddiqui, H. Wang, Z. Zhang, T. Wu, J. Zhong, S.-Y.

Tang, S. Pan, C. Zhang, M. R. Whittaker, J. W. Engle, D. J. Creek, F. Caruso, P. C. Ke, W. Cai, A. K. Whittaker, T. P. Davis

“Sulfoxide-Containing Polymer-Coated Nanoparticles Demonstrate Minimal Protein Fouling and Improved Blood Circulation”

Advanced Science, 7, 2000406, 2020.

 61.  T. Zhang, Z.-Y. Hong, S.-Y. Tang, W. Li, D. Inglis, Y. Hosokawa, Y. Yaxiaer, M. Li 

“Focusing of sub-micrometer particles in microfluidic devices”

Lab on a Chip, 20, 35–53, 2020.

 60.  J. Xie, F. Li, S. Kuang, H. Yang, X. Li, S.-Y. Tang, W. Li, S. Zhang 

“Modelling and Motion Control of a Liquid Metal Droplet in a Fluidic Channel”

IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 25, 942–950, 2020.



 59.  S.-Y. Tang*, D. R. G. Mitchell, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, G. Yun, R. Qiao, Y. Lin, M. D. Dickey, W. Li

“Phase Separation in Liquid Metal Nanoparticles”

Matter, 1, 192–204, 2019.

 58.  G. Yun, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Sun, D. Yuan, Q. Zhao, L. Deng, S. Yan, H. Du, M. D. Dickey, W. Li

“Liquid Metal-filled Magnetorheological Elastomer with Positive Piezoconductivity”

Nature Communications, 10, 1300, 2019. ESI Highly Cited Paper

This work was featured in:

Phys Org, New smart material works better under pressure

 57.  S.-Y. Tang*, K. Wang, K. Fan, Z. Feng, Y. Zhang, Q. Zhao, G. Yun, D. Yuan, L. Jiang, M. Li, W. Li

“High-Throughput, Off-Chip Microdroplet Generator Enabled by a Spinning Conical Frustum”

Analytical Chemistry, 91, 3725–3732, 2019.

 56.  S.-Y. Tang*, R. Qiao, Y. Lin, Y. Li, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, G. Yun, J. Guo, M. D. Dickey, T. J. Huang, T. P. Davis, K.

Kalantar-Zadeh, W. Li

“Functional Liquid Metal Nanoparticles Produced by Liquid-based Nebulization”

Advanced Materials Technologies, 4, 1800420, 2019.

 55.  Y. Zhang#, S.-Y. Tang#,*, Q. Zhao, G. Yun, D. Yuan, W. Li

“High-throughput production of uniformly sized liquid metal microdroplets using submerged electrodispersion”

Applied Physics Letters, 114, 154101, 2019.

 54.  F. Li, S. Kuang, X. Li, W. Li, S.-Y. Tang*(Corresponding author), S. Zhang

“Magnetically and electrically-controllable functional liquid metal droplets”

Advanced Materials Technologies, 4, 1800694, 2019. Best paper of Advanced Materials Technologies, 2019

 53.  M. Li, H. M. C. M. Anver, Y. Zhang, S.-Y. Tang*(Lead corresponding author), W. Li

“Automatic Morphology Control of Liquid Metal using a Combined Electrochemical and Feedback Control Approach”

Micromachines, 10, 209, 2019.

 52.  D. Yuan, Q. Zhao, S. Yan, S.-Y. Tang, Y. Zhang, G. Yun, N.T. Nguyen, J. Zhang, M. Li, W. Li

“Sheathless separation of microalgae from bacteria using a simple straight channel based on viscoelastic microfluidics”

Lab on a Chip, 19, 2811–2821, 2019.

 51.  X. Li, J. Xie, S.-Y. Tang, J. Wu, R. Xu, X. Li, W. Li, S. Zhang

“A Controllable Untethered Vehicle Driven by Electrically Actuated Liquid Metal Droplets”

IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 15, 2535–2543, 2019.

 50.  J. Shu, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Zhao, Z. Feng, H. Chen, X. Li, W. Li, S. Zhang

“Rotation of Liquid Metal Droplets Solely Driven by the Action of Magnetic Fields”

Applied Sciences, 9, 1421, 2019.

 49.  Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, S.-Y. Tang, G. Yun, S. Yan, J. Zhang, W. Li

“Top sheath flow-assisted secondary flow particle manipulation in microchannels with the slanted groove structure”

Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 23, DOI:, 2019.

 48.  J. Wang, X. Huang, S.-Y. Tang, G. Shi, X. Ma, J. Guo

“Blood Triglyceride Monitoring with Smartphone as Electrochemical Analyzer for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention”

IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 23, 66–71, 2019.

 47.  D. Yuan, R. Sluyter, Q. Zhao, S.-Y. Tang, S. Yan, G. Yun, M. Li, J. Zhang, W. Li

“Dean-flow-coupled elasto-inertial particle and cell focusing in symmetric serpentine microchannels”

Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 23, DOI:, 2019.



 46.  Y. Lin, J. Genzer, W. Li, R. Qiao, M. D. Dickey, S.-Y. Tang*

“Sonication-enabled Rapid Production of Stable Liquid Metal Nanoparticles Grafted with Poly(1-octadecene-alt-maleic anhydride) in Aqueous Solutions”

Nanoscale, 10, 19871-19878, 2018.

 45.  S.-Y. Tang*, X. Zhang, S. Sun, D. Yuan, Q. Zhao, S. Yan, L. Deng, G. Yun, J. Zhang, S. Zhang, and W. Li

“Versatile microfluidic platforms enabled by novel magnetorheological elastomer microactuators”

Advanced Functional Materials, 28, 1705484, 2018.

 44.  S.-Y. Tang*, R. Qiao, S. Yan, D. Yuan, Q. Zhao, G. Yun, T. P. Davis, and W. Li

“Microfluidic mass production of stabilized and stealthy liquid metal nanoparticles”

Small, 14, 1800118, 2018.

 43.  J. Wu, S.-Y. Tang*, T. Fang, W. Li, X. Li, S. Zhang

“A Wheeled Robot Driven by a Liquid Metal Droplet”

Advanced Materials, 30, 1805039, 2018.

This work was featured in:

New Scientist, Zapping liquid metal makes it move in a way that can power wheels

South China Morning Post, International Edition, Chinese scientists develop shape-shifting robot inspired by T-1000 from Terminator

Create, Judgment Day: Australian and Chinese engineers bring liquid metal to life

 42.  S. Yan, Y. Li, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, G. Yun, J. Zhang, W. Wen, S.-Y, Tang*, W. Li

“Liquid metal-based amalgamation-assisted lithography for fabrication of complex channels with diverse structures and configurations”

Lab on a Chip, 18, 785–792, 2018.

 41.  S. Yan, Y. Li, Y. Zhu, M. Liu, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, G. Yun, S. Zhang, W. Wen, S.-Y, Tang*, W. Li

“Simple, low-cost fabrication of semi-circular channel using the surface tension of solder paste and its application to microfluidic valves”

Electrophoresis, 39, 1460–1465, 2018.

 40.  J. Shu, S.-Y. Tang*, Z. Feng, W. Li, X. Li, S. Zhang

“Unconventional Locomotion of Liquid Metal Droplets Driven by Magnetic Fields”

Soft Matter, 14, 7113–7118, 2018.

 39.  J. Zhang, D. Yuan, Q. Zhao, S. Yan, S.-Y. Tang, S. H. Tan, J. Guo, H. Xia, N.-T. Nguyen, W. Li

“Tunable particle separation in a hybrid dielectrophoresis (DEP)-inertial microfluidic device”

Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 267, 14–25, 2018.

 38.  D. Yuan, Q. Zhao, S. Yan, S.-Y, Tang, G. Alici, J. Zhang, W. Li

“Recent progress of particle migration in viscoelastic fluid”

Lab on a Chip, 18, 551–567, 2018.

 37.  S. Yan, S. H. Tan, Y. Li, S.-Y, Tang, A. J. T. Teo, J. Zhang, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, R. Sluyter, N. T. Nguyen, W. Li

“A portable, hand-powered microfluidic device for sorting of biological particles”

Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 22, 8, 2018.

 36.  S. Yan, Y. Zhu, S.-Y. Tang, Y. Li, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, G. Yun, J. Zhang, S. Zhang, W. Li

“A rapid, maskless 3D prototyping for fabrication of capillary circuits: towards urinary protein detection”

Electrophoresis, 39, 957–964, 2018.

 35.  S. Yan, Y. Li, Q. Zhao, D. Yuan, G. Yun, J. Zhang, S.-Y. Tang, W. Li

“Enhanced particle self-ordering in a double-layer channel”

Biomedical Microdevices, 20, 23, 2018.

 34.  Y. Yang, S. Sun, S.-Y. Tang, W. Li, S. Zhang

“The Viscoelastic Properties of Gallium-Indium Alloy”

Applied Rheology, 28, 42903, 2018.



 33.  R. Cole, S.-Y. Tang, C. Siltanen, P. Shahi, J. Zhang, S. Poust, Z. Gartner, A. R. Abate

“Printed Droplet Microfluidics for on demand dispensing of picoliter droplets and cells”

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 114, 8728–8733, 2017. (Direct submission)

 32.  K. Khoshmanesh, S.-Y. Tang, J. Y. Zhu, S. Schaefer, A. Mitchell, K. Kalantar-zadeh, M. D. Dickey

“Liquid Metal Enabled Microfluidics”

Lab on a Chip, 17, 974–993, 2017. ESI Highly Cited Paper

 31.  B. Zhang, Y. Bian, L. Ren, F. Guo, S.-Y. Tang, Z. Mao, X. Liu, J. Sun, J. Gong, X. Guo, T. J. Huang

“Hybrid Dielectric-loaded Nanoridge Plasmonic Waveguide for Low-Loss Light Transmission at the Subwavelength Scale”

Scientific Reports, 7, 40479, 2017.

 30.  R. Soffe, S. Baratchi, M. Nasabi, S.-Y. Tang, A. Boes, P. McIntyre, A. Mitchell, K.Khoshmanesh

“Lateral trapezoid microfluidic platform for investigating mechanotransduction of cells to spatial shear stress gradients”

Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 251, 963–975, 2017.

 29.  Y. Bian, F. Guo, S. Yang, Z. Mao, H. Bachman, S.-Y. Tang, L. Ren, B. Zhang, J. Gong, X. Guo, T. J. Huang

“Acoustofluidic waveguides for localized control of acoustic wavefront in microfluidics”

Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 21, 132, 2017.

 28.  J. Y. Zhu, S.-Y. Tang, P. Yi, T. Baum, K. Khoshmanesh, K. Ghorbani

“Enhancement of laminar convective heat transfer using microparticle suspensions”

Heat and Mass Transfer, 53, 169–176, 2017.



 27.  S.-Y. Tang, B. Ayan, N. Nama, Y. Bian, J. P. Lata, X. Guo, T. J. Huang

“On-Chip Production of Size-Controllable Liquid Metal Microdroplets Using Acoustic Waves”

Small, 12, 3861–3869, 2016.

 26.  S.-Y. Tang, I. D. Joshipura, Y. Lin, K. Kalantar-Zadeh, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh, M. D. Dickey

“Liquid Metal Microdroplets Formed Dynamically with Electrical Control of Size and Rate”

Advanced Materials, 28, 604–609, 2016.

 25.  B. Ayan, A. Ozcelik, H. Bachman, S.-Y. Tang, Y. Xie, M. Wu, P. Li, T. J. Huang

“Acoustofluidic coating of particles and cells”

Lab on a Chip, 16, 4366–4372, 2016.

 24.  J. Y. Zhu, S.-Y. Tang, K. Khoshmanesh, K. Ghorbani

“An Integrated Liquid Cooling System Based on Galinstan Liquid Metal Droplets”

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 8, 2173–2180, 2016.

 23.  R. Soffe, S. Baratchi, S.-Y. Tang, A. Mitchell, P. McIntyre, K. Khoshmanesh

“Concurrent shear stress and chemical stimulation of mechano-sensitive cells by discontinuous dielectrophoresis”

Biomicrofluidics, 10, 024117, 2016.



 22.  S.‐Y. Tang*, J. Zhu, V. Sivan, B. Gol, R. Soffe, W. Zhang, K. Kalantar‐zadeh, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh

“Creation of Liquid Metal 3D Microstructures Using Dielectrophoresis”

Advanced Functional Materials, 25, 4445–4452, 2015.

 21.  S.‐Y. Tang, Y. Lin, I. Joshipura, K. Khoshmanesh, M. Dickey

“Steering Liquid Metal Flow in Microchannels using Low Voltages”

Lab on a Chip, 15, 3905-3911, 2015.

 20.  S.-Y. Tang*, P. Yi, R. Soffe, S. Nahavandi, R. Shukla, K. Khoshmanesh

“Using Dielectrophoresis to Study the Dynamic Response of Single Budding Yeast Cells to Lyticase”

Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 407, 3437–3448, 2015.

This work was selected as the cover picture of Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 2015, Volume 407, Issue 16

 19.  R. Soffe, S.-Y. Tang, S. Baratchi, S. Nahavandi, M. Nasabi, J. M. Cooper, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh

“Controlled rotation and vibration of patterned cell clusters using dielectrophoresis”

Analytical Chemistry, 87, 2389–2395, 2015.

 18.  B. Gol, F. J. Tovar-Lopez, M. E. Kurdzinski, S.-Y. Tang, P. Petersen, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh

“Continuous transfer of liquid metal droplets across a fluid–fluid interface within an integrated microfluidic chip”

Lab on a Chip, 15, 2476–2485, 2015.

 17.  R. Soffe, S. Baratchi, S.-Y. Tang, M. Nasabi, P. McIntyre, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh

“Analysing calcium signalling of cells under high shear flows using discontinuous dielectrophoresis”

Scientific Reports, 5, 11973, 2015.

 16.  W. Zhang, B. S. NaiduJ. Z. Ou, A. P. O’MullaneA. F. Chrimes, B. J. CareyY. WangS.-Y. TangV. SivanA.

MitchellS. K. BhargavaK. Kalantar-zadeh

“Liquid Metal/Metal Oxide Frameworks with Incorporated Ga2O3 for Photocatalysis”

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 1943–1948, 2015.



 15.  S.-Y. Tang, K. Khoshmanesh, V. Sivan, P. Petersen, A. P. O’Mullane, D. Abbott, A. Mitchell, K. Kanlantar-


“Liquid Metal Enabled Pump”

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 111, 3304–3309, 2014. (Direct submission) ESI Highly Cited Paper

This work was featured in:

Nature Research Highlights, Micro-pump with no moving parts (Nature, 2014, 507, 277)

Australian Science, Liquid Metal Pump Does Away with Moving Parts

 14.  S.‐Y. Tang*, V. Sivan, P. Petersen, W. Zhang, P. D. Morrison, K. Kalantar‐zadeh, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh

“Liquid Metal Actuator for Inducing Chaotic Advection”

Advanced Functional Materials, 24, 5851–5858, 2014.

 13.  S.-Y. Tang*, W. Zhang, R. Soffe, S. Nahavandi, R. Shukla, K. Khoshmanesh

“High Resolution Scanning Electron Microscopy of Cells Using Dielectrophoresis”

PLoS ONE, 9, e104109, 2014.

 12.  S. Nahavandi, S.-Y. Tang*, S. Baratchi, R. Soffe, S. Nahavandi, K. Kalantar-zadeh, A. Mitchell, K.


“Microfluidic Platforms for the Investigation of Intercellular Signalling Mechanisms”

Small, 10, 4810–4826, 2014.

 11.  V. Sivan, S.-Y. Tang, A. P. O'Mullane, P. Petersen, K. Kalantar-zadeh, K. Khoshmanesh, A. Mitchell

“Influence of semiconducting properties of nanoparticle coating on the electrochemical actuation of liquid metal marble”

Applied Physics Letters, 105, 121607, 2014.

 10.  K. Khoshmanesh, W. Zhang, S.-Y. Tang, M. Nasabi, R. Soffe, F. J. Tovar-Lopez, J. Rajadas, A. Mitchell

“A hydrodynamic microchip for formation of continuous cell chains”

Applied Physics Letters, 104, 203701, 2014.

  9.  S. Nahavandi, S. Baratchi, R. Soffe, S.-Y. Tang, S. Nahavandi, A. Mitchell, K. Khoshmanesh

“Microfluidic Platforms for Biomarker Analysis”

Lab on a Chip, 14, 1496–1514, 2014.

  8.  W. Zhang, J. Z. Ou, S.‐Y. Tang, V. Sivan, D. Yao, K. Latham, K. Khoshmanesh, A. Mitchell, A. P. O 'Mullane,

K. Kalantar‐zadeh

“Liquid Metal/Metal Oxide Frameworks”

Advanced Functional Materials, 24, 3799–3807, 2014.

   7.  J. Z. Ou., A. F. Chrimes, Y. Wang, S.-Y. Tang, M. S. Strano, K. Kalantar-zadeh

“Ion-Driven Photoluminescence Modulation of Quasi-Two-Dimensional MoS2 Nanoflakes for Applications in Biological Systems”

Nano Letters, 14, 857–863, 2014. ESI Highly Cited Paper


   6.  S.-Y. Tang*,  V. Sivan,  K. Khoshmanesh, A. P. O'Mullane,  X. TangB. Gol, N. Eshtiaghi, F. Lieder, P.

Petersen, A. Mitchell, K. Kalantar-zadeh

“Electrochemically Induced Actuation of Liquid Metal Marbles”

Nanoscale, 7, 5949–5957, 2013.

This work was featured in:

Chemistry world, Manipulating liquid metal marbles

   5.  S.-Y. Tang*, W. Zhang, S. Baratchi, M. Nasabi, K. Kalantar-zadeh, K. Khoshmanesh

“Modifying Dielectrophoretic Response of Nonviable Yeast Cells by Ionic Surfactant Treatment”

Analytical Chemistry, 85, 6364–6371, 2013.

   4.  S.-Y. Tang*, W. Zhang, P. Yi, S. Baratchi, K. Kalantar-zadeh, K. Khoshmanesh

“Reorientation of microfluidic channel enables versatile dielectrophoretic platforms for cell manipulations”

Electrophoresis, 34, 1407–1414, 2013.

   3.  V. Sivan, S.‐Y. Tang, A. P. O'Mullane, P. Petersen, N. Eshtiaghi, K. Kalantar‐zadeh, A. Mitchell

“Liquid Metal Marbles”

Advanced Functional Materials, 23, 144–152, 2013.

This work was selected as the cover picture of Advanced Functional Materials: Liquid Metals: Liquid Metal Marbles (Adv. Funct. Mater. 2/2013)

This work was also featured in:

Materialviews, Playing Ball with Liquid Metal Marbles: Breakthrough in Flexible Electronics

Nanowerk, Liquid metal marbles as a novel platform for developing soft electronics

   2.  X. Tang, S.-Y. Tang, V. Sivan, W. Zhang, A. Mitchell, K. Kalantar-zadeh, K. Khoshmanesh

“Photochemically induced motion of liquid metal marbles”

Applied Physics Letters, 103, 174104, 2013.

   1.  A. F. Chrimes, K. Khoshmanesh, S.-Y. Tang, B. R. Wood, P. R. Stoddart, S. Collins, A. Mitchell, K. Kalantar‐


“In situ SERS probing of nano-silver coated individual yeast cells”

Biosensors & Bioelectronics, 49, 536–541, 2013.

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