Publications

  1. Xiaotong Gao, Wei-Heng Shih and Wan Y. Shih, “Flow Energy Harvesting Using Piezoelectric Cantilevers with Cylindrical Extension,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (2012), in print. [View PDF]



  2. Giang H T Au, Wan Y Shih, S-Ja Tseng and Wei-Heng Shih, “Aqueous CdPbS quantum dots for near-infrared imaging,” Nanotechnology 23, 275601 (2012). [View PDF]



  3. Chun-Yi Hsieh, Yung-Ting Chen, Wei-Jyun Tan, Yang-Fang Chen, Wan Y. Shih, and Wei-Heng Shih, “Graphene-lead zirconate titanate optothermal field effect transistors,” Applied Physics Letters 100, 113507 (2012). [View PDF]



  4. LiNa Loo, Joseph A. Capobianco, Wei Wu, Xiaotong Gao, Wan Y. Shih, Wei-Heng Shih, Kambiz Pourrezaei, Matthew K. Robinson, and Gregory P. Adams, “Highly Sensitive Detection of HER2 Extracellular Domain in the Serum of Breast Cancer Patients by Piezoelectric Microcantilevers,” Analytical Chemistry 83, 3392–3397 (2011). [View PDF]



  5. Xiang Li, Wei Wu, Youngsoo Chung, Wan Y. Shih, Wei-Heng Shih, Qifa Zhou, and K. Kirk Shung, “80-MHz Intravascular Ultrasound Transducer Using PMN-PT Free-Standing Film,” IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, vol. 58, no. 11, 2281-2288 (2011). [View PDF]



  6. Hui Li, Mengyan Li, Wan Y. Shih, Peter I. Lelkes, and Wei-Heng Shih, “Cytotoxicity Tests of Water Soluble ZnS and CdS Quantum Dots,” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Vol. 11, 3543–3551 (2011). [View PDF]



  7. Joseph A. Capobianco, Wan Y. Shih, Gregory P. Adams, Wei-Heng Shih, “Label-free Her2 detection and dissociation constant assessment in diluted human serum using a longitudinal extension mode of a piezoelectric microcantilever sensor,” Sensors and Actuators B 160, 349–356 (2011). [View PDF]



  8. Xiaotong Gao, Wei-Heng Shih, and Wan Y. Shih, “Vibration energy harvesting using piezoelectric unimorph cantilevers with unequal piezoelectric and nonpiezoelectric lengths,” Applied Physics Letters 97, 233503 (2010). [View PDF]



  9. Hakki Yegingil, Wan Y. Shih, and Wei-Heng Shih, “Probing Model Tumor Interfacial Properties Using Piezoelectric Cantilevers,” Review of Scientific Instruments 81, 095104 (2010). [View PDF]



  10. Joseph A. Capobianco, Wei-Heng Shih, Jiann-Horng Leu, Grace Chu-Fang Lo, and Wan Y. Shih, “Label Free Detection of White Spot Syndrome Virus Using Lead Magnesium Niobate-Lead Titanate Piezoelectric Microcantilever Sensors,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 26, 964-969 (2010). [View PDF]



  11. Huidong Li, Wan Y. Shih and Wei-Heng Shih, “Lead-Free Piezoelectric Freestanding Films with Sheet Geometry-Enhanced High-Field Piezoelectric Coefficients,” Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol 93, 7, 1852–1855 (2010). [View PDF]



  12. Hui Li, Wan Y. Shih and Wei-Heng Shih, “Highly Photoluminescent and Stable Aqueous ZnS Quantum Dots,” Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol. 49, No. 2, 578-582 (2010). [View PDF]



  13. John-Paul McGovern, Wei-Heng Shih, Richard F. Rest, Mitali Purohit, Mark Mattiucci, Kambiz Pourrezaei, Banu Onaral, and Wan Y. Shih, “Array PZT/glass piezoelectric microcantilevers for real-time detection of Bacillus anthracis with 10 spores/ml sensitivity and 1/1000 selectivity in bacterial mixtures,” Review of Scientific Instruments 80, 125104 (2009). [View PDF]



  14. Adam B. Nover, Shami Jagtap, Waqas Anjum, Hakki Yegingil, Wan Y. Shih, Wei-Heng Shih, and Ari D. Brooks, “Modern Breast Cancer Detection: A Technological Review,” International Journal of Biomedical Imaging, Vol 2009 (2009), 902326, doi:10.1155/2009/902326. [View PDF]
  15. G. H. T. Au, W. Y. Shih, W.-H. Shih, L. Mejias, V. K. Swami, K. Wasko, and A. D. Brooks, “Assessing Breast Cancer Margins Ex Vivo Using Aqueous Quantum-Dot-Molecular Probes,” International Journal of Surgical Oncology, Vol. 2012, 861257
  16. W. Wu, C. Kirimli, W.-H. Shih, and W. Y. Shih, “Real-time, In Situ DNA Hybridization Detection with Attomolar Sensitivity without Amplification Using (Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3)0.65-(PbTiO3)0.35 Piezoelectric Plate Sensors,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 43, 391-399 (2013)
  17. M. Cagri Soylu, W.-H. Shih, and W. Y. Shih, “Insulation by Solution 3-Mercaptopropyltrimethoxysilane (MPS) Coating: Effect of pH, Water, and MPS Content,” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 52(7), 2590–2597 (2013)
  18. Q. Zhu, W.-H. Shih, and W. Y. Shih, “Enhanced Dimethyl Methylphosphonate (DMMP) Detection Sensitivity by Lead-Magnesium Niobate-Lead-Titanate/Copper Piezoelectric Microcantilever Sensors via Young’s Modulus Change,”  Sensors and Actuators B, 182, 147-155 (2013)
  19. W. Wu, W. Y. Shih, and W.-H. Shih, “Enhancing detection sensitivity of piezoelectric plate sensor by increasing transverse electromechanical coupling constant,” J. Appl. Phys., 114, 064505 (2013)
  20. C. Kirimli, W. Y. Shih, and W.-H. Shih, “­­­­­Flow-Enhanced Detection Specificity of Mutated DNA against Wild Type with Reporter Microspheres,” Analyst, 138, 6117–6126 (2013)
  21. G. H. T. Au, W. Y Shih, and W.-H. Shih, “High-Conjugation-Efficiency Aqueous CdSe Quantum Dots,” Analyst, 138, 7316-7325 (2013)
  22. Xin Xu, C. Gifford-Hollingsworth, R. Sensenig, W.-H. Shih, W. Y. Shih and A. D. Brooks, “Breast Tumor Detection Using Piezoelectric Fingers: First Clinical Report,” Journal of the American College of Surgeons 216, 1168 (2013).
  23. G. H. T. Au, L. Mejias, V. K. Swami, A. D. Brooks, W. Y Shih, and W.-H. Shih, “Quantitative Assessment of Tn antigen in Breast Tissue Micro-arrays using CdSe Aqueous Quantum Dots,” Biomaterials, 35, 2971-2980 (2014)
  24. Ceyhun E. Kirimli, Wei-Heng Shih, and Wan Y. Shih, “DNA Hybridization Detection with 100 zM Sensitivity Using Piezoelectric Plate Sensors with Improved Noise-Reduction Algorithm,” Analyst 139, 2754-2763 (2014)
  25. Wei-Chun Tan, Wei-Heng Shih and Yang-Fang Chen, ‘Highly Sensitive Graphene-Organic Hybrid Photodetector with Piezoelectric Substrate,’ Advanced Functional Materials, 24, 6818-6825 (2014)
  26. Cheng Chen, Zhigang Zhu, Xiangrong Zhu, Wei Yu, Mingju Liu, Qiaoqiao Ge, and Wei-Heng Shih, “A composite hydrogels-based photonic crystal multi-sensor,” Materials Research Express 2, 046201 (2015)
  27. C. E. Kirimli, W.-H. Shih, and W.Y. Shih, Specific in situ hepatitis B viral double mutation (HBVDM) detection in urine with 60 copies ml-1 analytical sensitivity in a background of 250-fold wild type without DNA isolation and amplification. Analyst, 140(5), 1590-1598 (2015)
  28. Cheng Chen, Zhi-Gang Zhu, Wei-Heng Shih, Qiao-Qiao Ge, Ming-Ju Liu, and Xiang-Rong Zhu, “Facile Preparation and Self-Assembly of Monodisperse Polystyrene Nanospheres for Photonic Crystals,Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 15(4), 3239-3243 (2015)
  29. Laura T Beringer, Xin Xu, Wan Shih, Wei-Hang Shih, Raymond Habas, Caroline Schauer, “An electrospun PVDF-TrFe fiber sensor platform for biological applications,” Sensors and Actuators a-Physical, 222, 293-300, (2015)
  30. Giang Au, Wan Y. Shih, and Wei-Heng Shih, “Efficient Intranuclear Gene Delivery by CdSe Aqueous Quantum Dots Electrostatically-Coated with Polyethyleneimine,” Materials Research Express, 2, 015401 (2015)
  31. Cheng-Hsin Lu, Wan Y. Shih, and Wei-Heng Shih, “Effects of Pb Treatment on Optical Properties of Aqueous CdSe Quantum Dots,” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 55, 99−106 (2016)
  32. Ceyhun E. Kirimli, Wei-Heng Shih, and W. Y. Shih, “Amplification-free In Situ K-Ras Point Mutation Detection at 60 copies/ml in Urine in a Background of 1000-fold Wild Type,” Analyst, 141, 1421 (2016)
  33. Golam Haider, Prathik Roy, Chia-Wei Chiang, Wei-Chun Tan, Yi-Rou Liou, Huan-Tsung Chang, Chi-Te Liang, Wei-Heng Shih and Yang-Fang Chen, “Electrical Polarization Induced Ultra-high Responsivity Photodetectors Based on Graphene and Graphene Quantum Dots,” Adv. Funct. Mater. 26, 620–628 (2016)
  34. Wei Wu, Wei-Heng Shih, and Wan Y. Shih, “Direct observation of binding Stress-Induced crystalline orientation in Piezoelectric Plate Sensors (PEPS),” Journal of Applied Physics 119, 124512 (2016)
  35. Kannaporn Pooput, Cheng-Hsin Lu, Wan Y. Shih, and Wei-Heng Shih, “Stable Aqueous Wurtzite Kesterite Suspensions by Direct Precipitation with Capping Molecules,” J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol.,, 17(3), 2185-2190 (2017)
  36. Cheng-Hsin Lu, Jiaang Hu, Wan Y. Shih, Wei-Heng Shih, “Control of morphology, photoluminescence, and stability of colloidal methylammonium lead bromide nanocrystals by oleylamine capping molecules,” J. Colloid & Interface Science, 484, 17–23 (2016)
  37. Xin Xu, Youngsoo Chung, Ari D. Brooks, Wei-Heng Shih, and Wan Y. Shih, “Development of Array Piezoelectric Fingers towards In Vivo Breast Tumor Detection,” Review of Scientific Instrument, 87, 124301 (2016)