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1: Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

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71.   Martin Bettge, Scott MacLaren, Steve Burdin, Daniel Abraham, Ivan Petrov, Min-Feng Yu, and Ernie Sammann, How surface and line energetics affect vapor-liquid-solid growth, submitted (2013).

70.  Majid Minary and Min-Feng Yu,  J. Applied Physics, Nanomechanical imaging of soft samples in liquid using atomic force microscopy, 114, 134313 (2013).

69.   Bongwon Jeong, Hanna Cho, Min-Feng Yu, Alexander F. Vakakis, D. Michael McFarland, Lawrence A. Bergman, ACS Nano, Modeling and Measurement of Geometrically Nonlinear Damping in a Microcantilever–Nanotube System, 7, 8547-8553 (2013).

68.   Hanna Cho, Jonathan Felts, Min-Feng Yu, Lawrence Bergman, Alex Vakakis, and William King, 2013 Transducers & Eurosensors XXVII, Cantilever dynamics and energy localization during atomic force microscope infrared spectroscopy, 908-911 (2013).

67.   Hanna Cho, Jonathan Felts, Min-Feng Yu, Lawrence Bergman, Alex Vakakis, and William King, Nanotechnolgy, Improved atomic force microscope infrared spectroscopy for rapid nanometer-scale chemical identification, 24, 444007 (2013).

66.   Jonathan Felts, Hanna Cho, Min-Feng Yu, Lawrence Bergman, Alex Vakakis, and William King, Rev. Sci. Instrument, Atomic Force Microscope Infrared Spectroscopy on 15 Nanometer Scale Polymer Nanostructures, 84, 023709 (2013).

65.   Hanna Cho; Bongwon Jeong; Min-Feng Yu; Alexander  F Vakakis; D. Michael  McFarland ; Lawrence  A Bergman, Surface Science Dynamics of microcantilever integrated with geometric nonlinearity for stable and broadband nonlinear atomic force microscopy,” 17-18, L74-78 (2012).

64.   Majid Minary-Jolandan, Arash Tajik, Ning Wang and Min-Feng Yu, Nanotechnology Intrinsically high-Q dynamic AFM imaging in liquid with a significantly extended needle tip, 23, 235704 (2012).

63.  Hanna Cho; Bongwon Jeong; Min-Feng Yu; Alexander  F Vakakis; D. Michael  McFarland ; Lawrence  A Bergman, International Journal of Solids and Structures Nonlinear hardening and softening resonances in micromechanical cantilever-nanotube systems originated from nanoscale geometric nonlinearities, 49, 2059-65 (2012).

62.  Martin Bettge, Scott MacLaren, Steve Burdin, Richard T. Haasch, Daniel Abraham, Ivan Petrov, Min-Feng Yu, and Ernie Sammann, Nanotechnology Ion-induced surface relaxation: controlled bending and alignment of nanowire arrays, 23, 175302(2012).

61.  Martin Bettge, Seung Yoon Ryu, Scott MacLaren, Steve Burdin, Ivan Petrov, Min-Feng Yu, Ernie Sammann, Daniel P. Abraham, J. Power Sources Hierarchically textured LixMn2−yO4 thin films as positive electrodes for lithium-ion batteries, 206, 288-294(2012)

60.  Jie Hu, Kyungsuk Yum, Arash Tajik, Majid Minary-Jolandan, Jaehooh Bang and Min-Feng Yu, Appl. Phys. Lett. Diffusion limited current in very high aspect ratio Pt needle electrodes, 26, 0531113(2011).

59.   Martin Bettge, Scott MacLaren, Steve Burdin, Daniel Abraham, Ivan Petrov, Ernie Sammann, and Min-Feng Yu, Journal of Materials Research Importance of line and interfacial energies during VLS growth of finely stranded silica nanowires, 26, 2247-2253(2011).

58.  Zhong Zhou, Dong Qian and Min-Feng Yu, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience A computational Study on the Transversal Visco-elastic Properties of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Their Relation to the Damping Mechanics, 8, 820-830 (2011).

57.   Kyungsuk Yum, Min-Feng Yu, Ning Wang and Yang K. Xiang, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta Bio-functionalized nanoneedles for the direct transfer and site-selective delivery of probes into living cells, 1810, 330-338(2011). PDF Download    

56.  Majid Minary-Jolandan and Min-Feng Yu, Appl. Phys. Lett. Shear Piezoelectricity in Bone at the Nanoscale, 97, 153127 (2010). PDF Download  

55.   Zhong Zhou, Dong Qian and Min-Feng Yu, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Energy dissipation and intrinsic loss in single walled carbon nanotubes due to anelastic relaxation, 11, 1267-1272(2010).

54.  Jie Hu and Min-Feng Yu, Science Meniscus Confined Three Dimensional Electrodeposition for Direct- Writing of Wire Bonds, 329, 313-316(2010).

53.  Kyungsuk Yum, Ning Wang and Min-Feng Yu, Small Electrochemically-Controlled Deconjugation and Delivery of Single Quantum Dots into the Nucleus of Living Cells, 6, 2109-2113 (2010).

52.   Hanna Cho, Min-Feng Yu, and Alexander F. Vakakis, Lawrence A. Bergman, and D. Michael McFarland, Nano Letters, Tunable and Broadband Nonlinear Nanomechanical Resonator, 10, 1793-1798(2010). PDF Download

51.  Kyungsuk Yum, Ning Wang, and Min-Feng Yu, Nanoscale  Nanoneedle: a Multifunctional Tool for Biological Studies in Living Cells, 2, 363-372(2010). PDF Download

50.   Majid Minary-Jolandan and Min-Feng Yu, ACS Nano Uncovering Nanoscale Electromechanical Heterogeneity in the Subfibrillar Structure of Collagen Fibrils Responsible for the Piezoelectricity of Bone, 3, 1859-1863(2009). PDF Download            

49.   Majid Minary-Jolandan and Min-Feng Yu, Biomacromolecules Nanomechanical Heterogeneity in the Gap and Overlap Regions of Type I Collagen Fibrils, 10, 2565-2570(2009). PDF Download

48.   Kyungsuk Yum, Sungsoo Na, Yang Xiang, Ning Wang and Min-Feng Yu, Nano Letters, Mechanochemical Delivery and Dynamic Tracking of Single Fluorescent Quantum Dots in the Cytoplasm and Nucleus of Living Cells, 9, 2193-2198(2009). PDF Download

47.   Majid Minary-Jolandan and Min-Feng Yu, Nanotechnology, Nanoscale Characterization of Isolated Individual Collagen Type I Fibrils: Polarization and Piezoelectricity, 20, 085706(2009). PDF Download

46.   Majid Minary-Jolandan and Min-Feng Yu, J. Appl. Phys. Experiment and model analysis of significant elastic radial deformation of carbon nanotubes in nanoindentation, 103, 073516 (2008). PDF Download

45.   Majid Minary-Jolandan and Min-Feng Yu, Ultramicroscopy, Optimized in situ measurement of offset phase shift in quantitative dynamic nanoindentation with AFM, 108, 821-825 (2008). PDF Download

44.  Hanqing Jiang, Junqiang Lu, Min-Feng Yu, Yonggang Huang, Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences (CMES), Carbon nanotube transmission between linear and rotational motions, 24, 95-102 (2008). PDF Download

43.   N. Shankar, Min-Feng Yu, S. P. Vanka and N. G. Glumac, Diamond and Related Materials, Growth of nanodiamond/carbon-nanotubes composites using hot filament chemical vapor deposition, 17, 79-83(2008). PDF Download

42.   Abhijit P. Suryavanshi, Jie Hu and Min-Feng Yu, Advanced Materials, Meniscus-controlled continuous fabrication of arrays and rolls of extremely long micro- and nano-fibers, 20, 793-796(2008).

41.   Kyungsuk Yum, Han Na Cho, Jie Hu and Min-Feng Yu, ACS Nano, Individual nanotube-based needle nanoprobes for electrochemical studies in microenvironment, 1, 440-448(2007). PDF Download

40.   Zhaoyu Wang, Jie Hu, A. P. Suryavanshi, Kyungsuk Yum and Min-Feng Yu, Nano Letters, Voltage generation from individual BaTiO3 nanowires under periodic tensile mechanical load, 7, 2966(2007). PDF Download

39.   Zixiao Pan, Shuyou Li, Zhaoyu Wang, Min-Feng Yu and Vinayak Dravid, Appl. Phys. Lett. Patterning-Controlled Morphology of Spatially and Dimensionally Constrained Oxide Nanostructures, 91, 143105(2007). PDF Download

38.   J Xiao, B Liu, Yonggang Y Huang, J Zuo, K. -C Hwang and Min-Feng Yu, Nanotechnology, Collapse and stability of single- and multi-wall carbon nanotubes, 18, 395703(2007). PDF Download

37.   H. Jiang, Min-Feng Yu, J. –Q. Lu, Y. Huang, H. T. Johnson, X.-G. Zhang and P. Ferreira, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, Carbon nanotube electronic displacement encoder with sub-nanometer resolution, 4, 574-577(2007). PDF Download

36.   Zhaoyu Wang, Jie Hu and Min-Feng Yu, Nanotechnology, Axial polarization switching in ferroelectric BaTiO3 nanowire, 18, 235203 (2007). PDF Download

35.   A. P. Suryavanshi and Min-Feng Yu,  Nanotechnology, Electrochemical Fountain Pen Nanofabrication (ec-FPN) of Vertically Grown Platinum Nanowires, 18, 105305(2007).

34.  Zhaoyu Wang, Jie Hu and Min-Feng Yu, Appl. Phys. Lett. One-dimensional ferroelectric monodomain formation in single crystalline BaTiO3 nanowire, 89, 263119(2006). PDF Download

33.   Tao Sun, Zixiao Pan, Vinayak Dravid, Zhaoyu Wang, Min-Feng Yu and Jin Wang, Appl. Phys. Lett. Nanopatterning of Multiferroic BiFeO3 Using "Soft" Electron Beam Lithography (Soft-eBL), 89,163117(2006). PDF Download

32.  J. Song, H. Jiang, D.- L. Shi, X.- Q. Feng, Y. Huang, Min- Feng Yu and K.- C. Hwang, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Stone-Wales Transformation: Precursor of Fracture in Carbon Nanotubes, 48, 1464-1470(2006).

31.   Z. Wang, A. P. Suryavanshi and Min-Feng Yu, Appl. Phys. Lett. Ferroelectric and piezoelectric behaviors of individual single crystalline BaTiO3 nanowire under direct axial electric biasing, 89, 082903(2006). PDF Download

30.   J. Song, Y. Huang, H. Jiang, K. C. Hwang and M. –F. Yu, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Deformation and bifurcation analysis of boron-nitride nanotubes, 48, 1197-1207(2006). PDF Download

29.   J. L. Xiao, B. Liu, Y. G. Huang, K. Z. Hwang, M. -F. Yu, Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, Part B, Stability and chirality effect on twist formation of collapsed double wall carbon nanotubes, S776-779 (2006).

28.  A. P. Suryavanshi and Min-Feng Yu, Appl. Phys. Lett. Probe-based electrochemical fabrication of freestanding Cu nanowire array, 88,083103(2006).

27.  N. Shankar, Min-Feng Yu, S. P. Vanka, Nick G. Glumac, Materials Letters Synthesis of Tungsten Oxide (WO3) Nanorods using Carbon Nanotubes as Templates by Hot Filament Chemical Vapor Deposition, 60, 771-774(2006).  PDF Download.

26.  Kyungsuk Yum and Min-Feng Yu, Nano Lett. Measurement of wetting properties of individual BN nanotubes with Wilhelmy method using a nanotube-based force sensor, 6, 329-333(2006). PDF Download

25.  Kyungsuk Yum and Min-Feng Yu, Phys. Rev. Lett. Surface-mediated liquid transport through molecularly thin liquid films on nanotubes, 95, 186102(2005). PDF Download

24.  Liu B., Y. Huang, H. Jiang, S. Qu, M-F Yu, and K. C. Hwang, Phys. Rev. B.  Order-N atomic-scale Finite Element Method in Multiscale Computation, 72,035435(2005). PDF Download

23.  Yu M-F, M. Z. Atashbar and X. L. Chen, IEEE Sensors Mechanical and Electrical Characterization of Ga2O3 nanostructures for sensing applications, 5, 20-25 (2005). PDF Download; Cover

22.  Bin Liu, Min-Feng Yu and Yonggang Huang, Phys. Rev. B (Rapid) The role of lattice registry on the full collapse and twist of carbon nanotubes, 70, 161402(R) (2004). PDF Download

21.  Jiang H., M-F Yu, B. Liu and Y. Huang, Phys. Rev. Lett. Intrinsic Energy Loss Mechanisms in a Cantilevered Carbon Nanotube Beam Resonator, 93, 185501 (2004). PDF Download

20.  Kyungsuk Yum, Zhaoyu Wang, Abhijit Suryavanshi and Min-Feng Yu, J. Appl. Phys. Experimental measurement and model analysis of damping effect in nanoscale mechanical beam resonators in air, 96, 3933-3936(2004). PDF Download

19.  Min-Feng Yu, J. Engineering Materials and Technology, Fundamental Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes: Current Understanding and the Related Experimental Studies, (Invited), 126, 271-278(2004). PDF Download

18.  Suryavanshi, A. P., M. -F Yu, J. Wen, C. Tang, and Y. Bando, Appl. Phys. Lett. Elastic Modulus and Resonance Behavior of Boron Nitride Nanotubes, 84, 2527-2529(2004). PDF Download

17.  Min-Feng Yu, Gregory J. Wagner and Rodney S. Ruoff, Mark. J. Dyer, Phys. Rev. B, Realization of parametric resonance in a nanowire mechanical system with nanomanipulation in a scanning electron microscope. 66, 073406(2002). PDF Download

16.  C. J. Otten, O. R. Lourie, Min-Feng Yu, John M. Cowley, Mark J. Dyer, Rodney S. Ruoff, and William E. Buhro, J. Am. Chem. Soc. Crystalline Boron Nanowhiskers.  124, 4564-4565(2002). PDF Download

15.  Dong Qian, Gregory J. Wagner, Wing Kam Liu, Min-Feng Yu and Rodney S. Ruoff,  Appl. Mech. Rev. Mechanics of Carbon Nanotubes, 55, 495- 533(2002). PDF Download

14.  Min-Feng Yu, Mark J. Dyer, Jian Chen, Dong Qian, W. K. Liu, and R. S. Ruoff, Phys. Rev. B Locked twist in multiwalled carbon nanotube ribbons, 64, 241403R(2001). PDF Download

13.  Jian Chen, Mark J. Dyer, Min-Feng Yu, J. Am. Chem. Soc. Cyclodextrin-Mediated Soft Cutting of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes, 123(25), 6201-6202(2001). PDF Download

12.  Min-Feng Yu, Mark J. Dyer, Rodney S. Ruoff, J. Appl. Phys. Structure and mechanical flexibility of carbon nanotube ribbons: an atomic force microscopy study, 89, 4554(2001). PDF Download

11.  Min-Feng Yu, Tomasz Kowalewski, Rodney S. Ruoff, Phys. Rev. Lett.  Structural analysis of collapsed and twisted multi-walled carbon nanotubes by atomic force microscopy, 86, 87-90(2000). PDF Download

10.  Min-Feng Yu, Tomasz Kowalewski, Rodney S. Ruoff, Phys. Rev. Lett.  Investigation of the deformability of individual carbon nanotubes under controlled indentation force, 85, 1456-1459(2000). PDF Download

9.   Min-Feng Yu, Boris I. Yakoboson, Rodney S. Ruoff, J. Phys. Chem. B. Controlled sliding and pullout of nested shells in individual multi-walled carbon nanotube, 104, 8764-8767(2000). PDF Download

8.   Min-Feng Yu, Bradley S. Files, Sivaram Arepalli, Rodney S. Ruoff, Phys. Rev. Lett. Tensile loading of ropes of single wall carbon nanotubes and their mechanical properties, 84, 5552-5555(2000). PDF Download

7.   Min-Feng Yu, Oleg Louire, Mark J. Dyer, Katerina Moloni, Thomas F. Kelly, Rodney S. Ruoff, Science The strength and breaking mechanism of multiwalled carbon nanotubes under tensile load, 287, 637-640(2000). PDF Download

6.   Lu, Xuekun; Yu, Min-Feng; Huang, Hui; Ruoff, Rodney S. Nanotechnology Tailoring graphite with the goal of achieving single sheets, 10(3), 269-272(1999).

5.   Ausman, Kevin D.; Rohrs, Henry W.; Yu, Min-Feng; Ruoff, Rodney S. Nanotechnology Nanostressing and mechanochemistry, 10(3), 258-262(1999).

4.   Min-Feng Yu, Mark J. Dyer, George D. Skidmore, Henry W. Rohrs, XueKun Lu, Kevin D. Ausman, James R. Von Ehr, Rodney S. Ruoff. Nanotechnology Three-dimensional manipulation of carbon nanotubes under a scanning electron microscope, 10(3), 244-252(1999). PDF Download

3.   Srivastava, Deepak; Brenner, Donald W.; Schall, J. David; Ausman, Kevin D.; Yu, MinFeng; Ruoff, Rodney S. J. Phys. Chem. B Predictions of Enhanced Chemical Reactivity at Regions of Local Conformational Strain on Carbon Nanotubes: Kinky Chemistry, 103(21), 4330-4337(1999).  PDF Download

2.   Lin, Feng, Sheng, Chi, Ke, Lian, Zhu, Jian-Hong, Gong, Da-Wei, Zhang, Sheng-Kun, Yu, Min-Feng, Fan, Yong-Liang & Wang, Xun, Acta. Phys. Ground state energy level of Si-base quantum wells detected by admittance spectroscopy, 47(7), 1171-1179(1998).

1.   Min-Feng Yu, Yu Yang, Wen-Zhong Shen, Hai-Jun Zhu, Da-Wei Gong, Chi Sheng and Xun Wang, Acta. Phys.  Intersubband absorption in p-type GexSi1-x/Si multiple quantum wells and its analysis, 46(4), 740-746(1997).

 

2: Book Chapters

 

6.   M. Minary and M.-F. Yu, Mechanical and Electromechanical Characterization of One-Dimensional Piezoelectric Nanomaterials, in Piezoelectric Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications, Springer, 2012.

5.   B. Liu, H. Jiang, Y. Huang, S. Qu, M.-F. Yu and K. C. Hwang, Finite Element Method: from Discrete Atoms to Continuum Solids, in Handbook of Theoretical and Computational Nanotechnology (eds. M. Rieth and W. Schommers), Vol. 2, Chap. 5, pp.201-219, American Scientific Publishers, Stevenson Ranch, CA, 2006.

4.  R. S. Ruoff and M. -F. Yu, Nanomanipulation and Characterization of Individual Nanotubes, in Recent Advances in Experimental Mechanics, in honor of Prof. I. M. Daniel, E. E. Gdoutos and I. M. Daniel, Eds. (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002), pp. 65-74.

3.  Dong Qian, Gregory J. Wagner, Wing Kam Liu, Min-Feng Yu and Rodney S. Ruoff, Mechanics of Carbon Nanotubes, in Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, (ed. Hari S. Nalwa), American Scientific Publishers.

2.  Rodney S. Ruoff and Min-Feng Yu, Nanoscale mechanical characterization of carbon nanotube, in Micro- and Nano-Scale Diagnostic Techniques, Springer-Verlag.

1.  Dong Qian, Gregory J. Wagner, Wing Kam Liu, Min-Feng Yu and Rodney S. Ruoff, Mechanics of Carbon Nanotubes, in Handbook for Nanoscale Science, Engineering and Technology, W. A. Goddard, III, D. W. Brenner, S. E. Lyshevski and G. J. Iafrate, Eds. (CRC Press, NY, 2002), pp. 19(1-49).

 

3: Patents

 

1.      Modular Manipulation System for Manipulating a Sample under Study with a Microscope,” U. S. Patent 6,891,170, May 10, 2005.

2.      Manipulation System for Manipulating a Sample under Study with a Microscope,” U. S. Patent 6,967,335, Nov. 2, 2005.

3.      An Electrochemical Deposition Platform for Nanostructure Fabrication,” U.S. Patent Application.

4.      A Drawing Process for the Continuous Fabrication of Nanofibers Made of a Variety of Materials,” U.S./PCT Patent Application

5.      A Functional Nanoelectrode for Local and Targeted Intracellular Delivery of Chemical and Biomolecular Species,” U.S. Patent Application

6.      Mechanical Nanoresonator for Extremely Broadband Resonance,” U.S. Patent Application

7.      Electrochemical Wire Bonding,” U.S. Patent Application.

8.      An Ultra-low Damping Imaging Mode Related to Scanning Probe Microscopy in Liquid,” U.S. Patent Application.