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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

At Penn State
  1. R. Nouri, Z. Tang, and W. Guan. Quantitative Analysis of Factors Affecting the Event Rate in Nanopore Sensors, Under Review.
  2. Z. Tang, G. Choi, R. Nouri, and W. Guan. Nanopore digital counting of LAMP amplicons for nucleic acid testing. Under Review.
  3. G. Choi, R. Nouri, L. Zarzar, and W. Guan. Microfluidic Deformability Activated Sorting of Single Particles. Under Review.
  4. R. Nouri, Z. Tang, and W. Guan. Calibration-Free Nanopore Digital Counting of Single Molecules. Analytical Chemistry, 91, 11178 (2019). [Featured on the front cover]
  5. G. Choi, E. Murphy, and W. Guan. Microfluidic Time-Division Multiplexing Accessing Resistive Pulse Sensor for Particle Analysis. ACS Sensors, 4, 1957 (2019).
  6. W. Zhang, Y. Hu, G. Choi, S. Liang, M. Liu, and W. Guan. Microfluidic multiple cross-correlated Coulter counter for improved particle size analysis. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 296, 126615 (2019).
  7. K. Roshan, Z. Tang, and W. Guan. High fidelity moving Z-Score based controlled breakdown fabrication of solid-state nanopore. Nanotechnology, 30, 095502 (2019).
  8. G. Choi, T. Prince, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. Sample-to-answer palm-sized nucleic acid testing device towards low-cost malaria mass screening. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 115, 83 (2018).
  9. T. Kim, J. S. Price, A. Grede, S. Lee, G. Choi, W. Guan, T.N. Jackson, and N. Giebink. Kirigami‐Inspired 3D Organic Light‐Emitting Diode (OLED) Lighting Concepts. Advanced Materials Technologies, 3, 1800067 (2018).
  10. X. Yang, Z.Chen, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. High-throughput and label-free parasitemia quantification and stage differentiation for malaria-infected red blood cells. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 98, 408 (2017).
  11. G. Choi, D. Song, S. Shrestha, J. Miao, L. Cui and W. Guan. A field-deployable mobile molecular diagnostic system for malaria at the point of need. Lab Chip, 16, 4341 (2016). [Featured on the back cover]
  12. Z.Chen, W. Li, G. Choi, X. Yang, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. Arbitrarily Accessible 3D Microfluidic Device for Combinatorial High-Throughput Drug Screening. Sensors, 16, 1616 (2016).
  13. W. Guan, L. Chen, T. D. Rane, T.-H. Wang. Droplet Digital Enzyme-Linked Oligonucleotide Hybridization Assay for Absolute RNA Quantification. Scientific Reports, 5, 13795 (2015)
  14. X. Li, W. Guan, B. Weiner, and M. A. Reed. Direct Observation of Charge Inversion in Divalent Nanofluidic Devices. Nano Letters, 15, 5046 (2015).
Before Penn State
  1. W. Guan, X. Li and M. A. Reed. Voltage Gated Ion and Molecule Transport in Engineered Nanochannels: Theory, Fabrication and Applications, Nanotechnology, 25, 122001 (2014). [Invited Review]
  2. W. Guan, X. Duan and M. A. Reed. Highly specific and sensitive non-enzymatic determination of uric acid in serum and urine by extended gate field effect transistor sensors. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 51, 225 (2014)
  3. W. Guan, N. Rajan, X. Duan and M. A. Reed. Quantitative probing of surface charges at dielectric-electrolyte interfaces. Lab on a Chip, 13, 1431 (2013).
  4. W. Guan, and M. A. Reed. Electric Field Modulation of the Membrane Potential in Solid-State Ion Channels. Nano Letters, 12, 6441 (2012).
  5. J. H. Park, W. Guan, M. A. Reed, and P. S. Krstic. Tunable Aqueous Virtual Micropore. Small, 8, 907 (2012).
  6. W. Guan, R. Fan, and M. A. Reed. Field-effect reconfigurable ionic diode. Nature Communications, 2, 506 (2011).
  7. W. Guan, S. Joseph, J. H. Park, P. S. Krstic and M. A. Reed. Paul Trapping of Charged Particles in Aqueous Solution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 9326 (2011).
  8. W. Guan, J. H. Park, P. S. Krstic and M. A. Reed. Non-vanishing ponderomotive AC electrophoretic (ACEP) effect for particle trapping. Nanotechnology, 22, 245103 (2011).
  9. S. Joseph, W. Guan, M. A. Reed, and P. S. Krstic. A long DNA segment in a linear nanoscale Paul trap. Nanotechnology, 21, 015103 (2010).
  10. M. Liu, Z. Abid, W. Wang, X. L. He, Q. Liu, and W. Guan. Multilevel resistive switching with ionic and metallic filaments. Applied Physics Letters, 94, 233106 (2009).
  11. W. Guan, S. Long, Y. Hu, Q. Liu, Q. Wang, and M. Liu. Resistance switching characteristics of zirconium oxide containing gold nanocrystals for nonvolatile memory applications. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 9, 723 (2009).
  12. Q. Liu, S. B. Long, W. Guan, S. Zhang, M. Liu, and J. Chen. Unipolar resistive switching of Au+-implanted ZrO2 films. Journal of Semiconductors, 30, 042001 (2009).
  13. S. Zhang, S. B. Long, W. Guan, Q. Liu, Q. Wang, and M. Liu. Resistive switching characteristics of MnOx-based ReRAM. Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics, 42, 055112 (2009).
  14. W. Guan, M. Liu, S. B. Long, Q. Liu, and W. Wang. On the resistive switching mechanisms of Cu/ZrO2:Cu/Pt. Applied Physics Letters, 93, 223506 (2008).
  15. W. Guan, S. B. Long, Q. Liu, M. Liu, and W. Wang. Nonpolar nonvolatile resistive switching in Cu doped ZrO2. IEEE Electron Device Letters, 29, 434 (2008).
  16. Q. Liu, W. Guan, S. B. Long, R. Jia, M. Liu, and J. N. Chen. Resistive switching memory effect of ZrO2 films with Zr+ implanted. Applied Physics Letters, 92, 012117 (2008).
  17. Q. Liu, W. Guan, S. B. Long, M. Liu, S. Zhang, Q. Wang, and J. N. Chen. Resistance switching of Au-implanted-ZrO2 film for nonvolatile memory application. Journal of Applied Physics, 104, 114514 (2008).
  18. Q. Wang, R. Jia, W. Guan, W. Li, Q. Liu, Y. Hu, S. Long, B. Chen, M. Liu, T. Ye, W. Lu, and L. Jiang. Comparison of discrete-storage nonvolatile memories: advantage of hybrid method for fabrication of Au nanocrystal nonvolatile memory. Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics, 41, 035109 (2008).
  19. L. J. Zhen, W. Guan, L. W. Shang, M. Liu, and G. Liu. Organic thin-film transistor memory with gold nanocrystals embedded in polyimide gate dielectric. Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics, 41, 135111 (2008).
  20. Z. G. Li, W. Guan, M. Liu, S. B. Long, R. Jia, J. Lv, Y. Shi, and X. W. Zhao. Charge storage characteristics of metal-induced nanocrystalline in erbium-doped amorphous silicon films. Thin Solid Films, 516, 7657 (2008).
  21. W. Guan, S. B. Long, R. Jia, and M. Liu. Nonvolatile resistive switching memory utilizing gold nanocrystals embedded in zirconium oxide. Applied Physics Letters, 91, 062111 (2007).
  22. W. Guan, S. B. Long, M. Liu, Z. G. Li, Y. Hu, and Q. Liu. Fabrication and charging characteristics of MOS capacitor structure with metal nanocrystals embedded in gate oxide. Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics, 40, 2754 (2007).
  23. W. Guan, S. B. Long, M. Liu, Q. Liu, Y. Hu, Z. G. Li, and R. Jia. Modeling of retention characteristics for metal and semiconductor nanocrystal memories. Solid-State Electronics, 51, 806 (2007).

 

Peer-Reviewed Conference Publications

At Penn State
  1. R. Nouri, Z. Tang, and W. Guan. Calibration-Free Electrical Quantification of Single Molecules Using Nanopore Digital Counting. IEEE Sensor, Montreal, Canada, 2019
  2. G. Choi, E. Murphy, and W. Guan. Time-division multiplexed resistive pulse sensor on a microfluidic chip. IEEE Sensor, Montreal, Canada, 2019
  3. G. Choi, and W. Guan. Live Demonstration: Sample-to-Answer Nucleic Acid Testing Device for Point-of-Care Applications. IEEE Sensor, Montreal, Canada, 2019
  4. G. Choi, R. Nouri, and W. Guan. Microfluidic Deformability-activated Cell Sorting (DACS). BMES Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2019
  5. R. Nouri, Z. Tang, and W. Guan. Calibration-Free Nanopore Digital Counting of Single Molecules. BMES Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2019
  6. G. Choi, and W. Guan. Non-centrifugal microfluidic nucleic acid testing on lab-on-a-disc. Transducer, Berlin, Germany, 2019 (Outstanding Oral Paper Award Finalist)
  7. K. Roshan, Z. Tang, and W. Guan. False negative and false positive free nanopore fabrication via adaptive learning of the controlled dielectric breakdown. Transducer, Berlin, Germany, 2019
  8. K. Roshan, and W. Guan. Optically Assisted Localization of Solid-State Nanopore during Controlled Breakdown Fabrication, Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2019
  9. Z. Tang, and W. Guan. Real-Time Nanopore Counting of Amplicons for Ultrasensitive and Lable- Free Sequence-Specific DNA Detection, Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2019
  10. G. Choi, T. Prince, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. Portable sample-to-answer multiplexed molecular diagnosis for malaria in remote areas. MicroTAS, Savannah, GA, 2017
  11. G. Choi, T. Prince T, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. Point Of Care Nucleic Acid Testing For Highly Sensitive Genus- And Species-Specific Detection of Malaria. HI-POCT, Bethesda, MD, 2017
  12. X. Yang, Z. Chen, G.Choi, J. Miao, L.Cui, and W. Guan. High-throughput and label-free parasitemia quantification and stage determination for Plasmodium falciparum-infected red blood cells. IEEE MEMS, Las Vegas, NV, 2017
  13. G. Choi, D. Song, S. Shrestha, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. Sample-to-answer mobile malaria molecular diagnostic system for resource-limiting areas. IEEE MEMS, Las Vegas, NV, 2017
  14. W. Guan. Drop-n-Go Malaria Molecular Diagnosis. Biodefense World Summit, Baltimore, MD, 2016.
  15. W. Guan. Microfluidic Combinatory Chip for High-Throughput Drug Screening. Biodefense World Summit, Baltimore, MD, 2016.
  16. G. Choi, D. Song, J. Miao, L. Cui, and W. Guan. Mobile all-in-one malaria molecular diagnosis for field deployment in resource-limited areas. HI-POCT, Cancun, Mexico, 2016
  17. W. Guan, L. Chen, T. Rane, A. Kaushik, and J. T.-H. Wang. Digital droplet ELOHA for nucleic acid molecule counting and analysis. Transducers, Anchorage, AK, 2015 (Outstanding Oral Paper Award Finalist)
Before Penn State
  1. W. Guan, R. Fan, and M. A. Reed. Field Effect Ionics In Nanochannels. Connecticut Microelectronics and Optoelectronics Symposium, New Haven, CT, 2013 (Best oral paper)
  2. W. Guan, R. Fan, & M. A. Reed. Fabrication and characterization of field effect reconfigurable nanofluidic ionic diodes: Towards digitally-programmed manipulation of biomolecules. Device Research Conference, University Park, PA, 2012
  3. W. Guan, R. Fan, and M. A. Reed. Solid-state Nanofluidic Ion Channels. Gordon Research Conference-Nanostructure Fabrication, Biddeford, ME, 2012
  4. W. Guan, R. Fan, and M. A. Reed. Fabrication and Characterization of Field E ffect Recon figurable Nanofluidic Ionic Diodes: Building Blocks Towards Digitally-Programmed Manipulation of Biomolecules. International Conference on ElectronIon, and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication, Waikoloa, Hawaii, 2012.
  5. W. Guan, J. Park, P. Krstic, and M. A. Reed. AC electrophoretic effect in inhomogeneous electrical field: potentials for single molecule trapping. APS March Meeting, Dallas, TX, 2011
  6. P. S. Krstic, M. A. Reed, W. Guan, and J. H. Park. DNA Transport and Sequencing Through a Quadrupole Gate. NHGRI DNA Sequencing Technology Development Grantee Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2011
  7. P. S. Krstic, M. A. Reed, W. Guan, and J. H. Park. DNA Transport and Sequencing Through a Quadrupole Gate. NHGRI DNA Sequencing Technology Development Grantee Meeting, Chapel Hill, NC, 2010
  8. W. Guan, M. A. Reed, S. Joseph, and P. Krstic. Suppression of Brownian motion by electrodynamic confinement in aqueous solution. APS March Meeting, Portland, OR, 2010
  9. M. Liu, Q. Liu, S. Long, and W. Guan. Formation and annihilation of Cu conductive filament in the nonpolar resistive switching Cu/ZrO2: Cu/Pt ReRAM. IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Paris, France, 2010
  10. P. S. Krstic, M. A. Reed, S. Joseph, and W. Guan. DNA Transport and Sequencing Through a Quadrupole Gate. NHGRI DNA Sequencing Technology Development Grantee Meeting, La Jolla, CA, 2009
  11. R. Munden, A. Vacic. E. Castiglione, W. Guan, C. Broadbridge and M. A. Reed. Aligned Gallium Nitride Nanowire Growth by Chemical Beam Epitaxy Method. APS March Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009
  12. M. Liu, W. Guan, S. Long, Q. Liu, and W. Wang. Excellent resistive switching characteristics of Cu doped ZrO2 and its 64 bit cross-point integration. IEEE International Conference on Solid-State and Integrated Circuit Technology, Beijing, China, 2008 (Invited)
  13. W. Guan, M. Liu, Z. Li, Y. Hu, S. Long, R. Jia. Simulation, Fabrication and Characteristics of Nanocrystal Non-Volatile Memories. IEEE INEC, Shanghai, China, 2008
  14. W. Guan, S. Long, M. Liu, and W. Wang. Nonvolatile resistive switching characteristics of HfO2 with Cu doping. MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2008
  15. W. Guan, M. Liu, Z. Li, Y. Hu, S. Long, R. Jia. Nanocrystal Non-Volatile Memories: Simulation, Fabrication and Characteristics, International Conference on Micro- and Nano-Engineering, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2007
  16. Q. Wang, R. Jia, W. Li, W. Guan, Q. Liu, Y. Hu, S. Long, B. Chen, M. Liu, T. Ye. A hybrid method for fabrication of Au nanocrystals nonvolatile memory. IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, Hong Kong, China, 2007
  17. W. Guan, S. Long, R. Jia, Q. Liu, Y. Hu, Q. Wang, & M. Liu. Analysis of Charge Retention Characteristics for Metal and Semiconductor Nanocrystal Non-volatile Memories. IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices and Solid-State Circuits, Taiwan, China, 2007

 

Book Chapters

  1. W. Guan, & M. A. Reed (2017). Extended gate field-effect transistor biosensors for point-of-care testing of uric acid. Pages 189-203 In Book Biosensors and Biodetection. New York, NY: Humana Press. ISBN: 978-1-4939-6910-4