Publications

Journal Papers

    1. Yundong Ren, Rui Zhang, Chaoyang Ti, and Yuxiang Liu, “Tapered optical fiber loops and helices for integrated photonic device characterization and microfluidic roller coasters,” Optica 3, 1205-1208 (2016). (link)
    2. R. Zhang, C. Ti, M. I. Davanço, Y. Ren, V. Aksyuk, Y. Liu, and K. Srinivasan, “Integrated tuning fork nanocavity optomechanical transducers with high fMQM product and stress-engineered frequency tuning”, Applied Physics Letters, 107, 131110 (2015). (link)
    3. Chaoyang Ti, Gawain M Thomas, Yundong Ren, Rui Zhang, Qi Wen, and Yuxiang Liu, “Fiber based optical tweezers for simultaneous in situ force exertion and measurements in a 3D polyacrylamide gel compartment,” Biomedical Optics Express 6, 2325-2336 (2015). (link)
    4. Marcelo Davanco, Serkan Ates, Yuxiang Liu, and Kartik Srinivasan, “Si3N4 optomechanical crystals in the resolved-sideband regime,” Applied Physics Letters 104, 041101 (2014) (link)
    5. Yuxiang Liu*, Marcelo Davanco*, Vladimir Aksyuk, and Kartik Srinivasan, “Electromagnetically induced transparency and wideband wavelength conversion in silicon nitride microdisk optomechanical resonators,” Physical Review Letters 110, 223603 (2013). (* equal contribution) (link)
      (Highlighted in Phys.org)
    6. Yuxiang Liu, Felix Stief, and Miao Yu, “Subwavelength optical trapping with a fiber-based surface plasmonic lens,” Optics Letters 38, 721-723 (2013). (link)
      (Selected for publication in the Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Editors: Andrew Dunn and Anthony Durkin, Vol. 8, Iss. 4, May 22, 2013).
    7. Yuxiang Liu, Houxun Miao, Vladimir Aksyuk, and Kartik Srinivasan, “Wide cantilever stiffness range cavity optomechanical sensors for atomic force microscopy,” Optics Express 20, 18268-18280 (2012). (link)
      (Highlighted in Phys.org, R&D Magazine, Nanowerk, Imaging & Microscopy)
    8. Ling Tong, Yuxiang Liu, Bridget D. Dolash, Yookyung Jung, Mikhail N. Slipchenko, Donald E. Bergstrom, Ji-Xin Cheng, “Label-free Imaging of Semiconducting and Metallic Carbon Nanotubes in Cells and Mice Using Transient Absorption Microscopy,” Nature Nanotechnology 7, 56-61 (2012). (link)
      (Highlighted by
      Nature Nanotechnology, Science Daily, Biophotonics, Microscope and Analysis, BioOptics World, Drug Discovery & Development, and Medgadget.) 
    9. Yuxiang Liu, Hua Xu, Felix Stief, Nikolai Zhitenev, and Miao Yu, “Far-field superfocusing with an optical fiber based surface plasmonic lens made of nanoscale concentric annular slits,” Optics Express 19, 20233-20243 (2011). (link)
      (Featured in “Technology Review 2011: Photonics reaches from science to the consumer world” in the
      Laser Focus World magazine; Highlighted by Nanotechnology Now, University of Maryland News).
    10. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “Optical Manipulation and Binding of Microrods with Multiple Traps Enabled in an Inclined Dual-fiber System,” Biomicrofluidics 4, 043010 (2010). (link
      (Highlighted in the
      News & Announcements from AIP Biomicrofluidics in February 2011; among the top 20 downloaded papers on Biomicrofluidics in February-March 2011).
    11. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “Multiple traps created with an inclined dual-fiber system,” Optics Express 17, 21680-21690 (2009). (link
      (Selected for publication in
      theVirtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Editor: Gregory W. Faris, Vol. 4, Iss. 13, Dec. 2, 2009).
    12. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “Investigation of inclined dual-fiber optical tweezers for 3D manipulation and force sensing,” Optics Express 17, 13624-13638 (2009). (link)
      (Selected for publication in
      the Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Editor: Gregory W. Faris, Vol. 4, Iss. 10, Oct. 2, 2009).
    13. X. M. Zhang, Yuxiang Liu, H. Bae, C. Pang, and M. Yu, “Phase modulation with micromachined resonant mirrors for low-coherence fiber-tip pressure sensors,” Optics Express 17, 23965-23974 (2009). (link)

Refereed Conference Proceedings

    1. Yuxiang Liu, Houxun Miao, Vladimir Aksyuk, and Kartik Srinivasan, “Wide stiffness range cavity optomechanical sensors for atomic force microscopy,” in Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics (Colorado Springs, CO, June 17, 2012), OSA Technical Digest (optical Society of America, 2012), paper IW2C.5.
    2. Yuxiang Liu, Houxun Miao, Vladimir Aksyuk, and Kartik Srinivasan, “Integrated cavity optomechanical sensors for atomic force microscopy,” IEEE proceedings of Microsystems for Measurement and Instrumentation (MAMNA), (Annapolis, MD March 27, 2012), page 1-3.
    3. Yuxiang Liu, Hua Xu, Felix Stief, Nicolai Zhitenev, and Miao Yu, “Surface Plasmonic Lens on a Single-mode Optical Fiber for Far-field Superfocusing,” in CLEO:2011 – Laser Applications to Photonic Applications (Baltimore, MD, May 1, 2011), OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper CMX5.
    4. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “Inclined dual-fiber optical tweezers: modeling and experiments,” in Optics + Photonics: Nanoscience + Engineering (San Diego, CA, August 20, 2009), Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 7400, Article No. 740027 (2009).
    5. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “3D Optical Force Field of Inclined Fiber Optical Tweezers,” in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) (Baltimore, MD, June 2 2009), OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America), Paper No. JTuD60 (2009).
    6. Yuxiang Liu, Alexander Lacher, Gang Wang, Ashish Purekar, and Miao Yu, “Wireless fiber optic sensor system for strain and pressure measurements on a rotor blade,” in Optics East (Boston, MA, September 9, 2007), Proc. SPIE, Vol. 6770, Article No. 67700Y (2007).
    7. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “Fiber Optical Tweezers for Cell Manipulation and Force Sensing,” in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) (Baltimore, MD, May 6, 2007), Paper No. CMAA6 (2007).
    8. Yuxiang Liu and Miao Yu, “Three-dimensional fiber optical trap for cell manipulation and force measurement,” in Smart Structures and Materials & Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring (San Diego, CA, March 18, 2007), Proc. SPIE, Vol. 6528, Article No. 65280Z (2007).
    9. Zhong Chen, Yuxiang Liu, He Li, and Miao Yu, “Real-time demodulation scheme based on phase-shifting interferometry with error compensations for miniature Fabry-Perot acoustic sensors,” in Smart Structures and Materials 2006 (San Diego, CA, February 26, 2006), Proc. SPIE, Vol. 6167, Article No. 61670N (2006).