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Journal Papers:

L. Lu*, J.T.W. Yeow, "An adsorption study of indoxyl sulfate by zeolites and polyethersulfone-zeolite composite membranes,” Materials and Design, (in press)

S. Na*, L.L.P. Wong**, A.I.H. Chen*, Z.H. Li*, M. Macecek, J.T.W. Yeow, "Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers Based on Annular Cell Geometry for Air-coupled Applications," Ultrasonics, vol. 71, pp. 152–160, 2016

A.I.H. Chen*; L.L.P. Wong**, S. Na*, Z. Li*, M. Macecek, J.T.W. Yeow, "Fabrication of a Curved Row-Column Addressed Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer Array," IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. , no.99, pp.1-8, 2016

L.L.P.Wong**, S. Na*, A.I.H. Chen*, Z. Li*, M. Macecek, J.T.W. Yeow, “A feasibility study of piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers fabrication using a multi-user MEMS process,” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 2016

H. Luo*, W. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, "Modelling and adaptive dynamic sliding mode control of dielectrophoresisbased micromanipulation," Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control, 2016

H. Chen, W. Sun, Z.D. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, “Twisting sliding mode control of an electrostatic MEMS micromirror for a laser scanning system," IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica, (in press)

S. Gong*, Z.H. Zhu, M. Arjmand, U. Sundararaj, W. Zheng, J.T.W. Yeow, “Effect of Carbon Nanotubes on Electromagnetic Interference Shielding of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites,” Polymer Composites, (in press)

L. Lu*, C. Chen*, C. Samarasekera*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Influence of zeolite shape and particle size on their capacity to adsorb uremic toxin as powders and as fillers in membranes,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, DOI: 10.1002/jbm.b.33698

Z. Li*, S. Chen*, S. Nambiar, Y. Sun**, M. Zhang, W. Zheng, J.T.W. Yeow, “PMMA/MWCNT nanocomposite for proton radiation shielding applications,” Nanotechnology, vol. 27 no. 23, 234001, 2016

M.A.S. Aly*, M. Gauthier, J.T.W. Yeow, "On-chip cell lysis by antibacterial non-leaching reusable quaternary ammonium monolithic column," Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 1-13, 2015

I.B. Daya*, A.I.H. Chen*, M.J. Shafiee*, A. Wong, J.T.W. Yeow, "Compensated Row-Column Ultrasound Imaging System Using Fisher Tippett Multilayered Conditional Random Field Model," PLoS One, vol. 10, no. 12, 2015

S. Nambiar, E.K. Osei, J.T.W. Yeow, "Bismuth Sulfide Nanoflowers for Detection of X-rays in the Mammographic Energy Range," Scientific Reports, vol. 5, 2015

L. Lu, C. Samarasekera, J.T.W. Yeow, "Creatinine adsorption capacity of electrospun polyacrylonitrile (PAN)‐zeolite nanofiber membranes for potential artificial kidney applications," Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2015

Y. Li, Y. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, "Nanotube field electron emission: principles, development, and applications," Nanotechnology, vol. 26, no. 24, pp. 242001, 2015

Z. Zheng, W. Sun, X. Suo, L.L.P. Wong, Z. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, "A novel deflection shape function for rectangular capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducer diaphragms," Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research, vol. 5, pp. 62-70, 2015

C Samarasekera, J.T.W. Yeow, "Facile microfluidic channels for acoustophoresis on a budget," Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 1-7, 2015

H. Chen, A. Chen, W.J. Sun, Z.D. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, "Closed-loop control of a 2-D mems micromirror with sidewall electrodes for a laser scanning microscope system," International Journal of Optomechatronics, pp. 1-13, 2015

M. Pallapa*, J.T.W. Yeow, "A review of the hybrid techniques for the fabrication of hard magnetic microactuators based on bonded magnetic powders," Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 025007, 2015

W.J. Sun, J.L. Lan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Constraint adaptive output regulation of output-feedback systems with application to electrostatic torsional micromirror," International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 504-510, 2015

L.L.P. Wong*, A.I.H. Chen*, Z. Li*, A.S. Logan, J.T.W. Yeow, "A row–column addressed micromachined ultrasonic transducer array for surface scanning applications," Ultrasonics, vol. 54, no. 8, pp. 2072-2080, 2014

M.A.S. Aly*, M. Gauthier, J.T.W. Yeow, "Lysis of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria by antibacterial porous polymeric monolith formed in microfluidic biochips for sample preparation," Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol. 406, no. 24, pp. 5977-5987, 2014

Z. Zheng*, W.J. Sun, H. Chen*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Integral sliding mode based optimal composite nonlinear feedback control for a class of systems," Control Theory and Technology. vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 139-146, 2014

H. Chen*, M. Pallapa*, W.J. Sun, Z.D. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, "Nonlinear control of an electromagnetic polymer MEMS hard-magnetic micromirror and its imaging application," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 045004, 2014

M. Pallapa*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Design, fabrication and testing of a polymer composite based hard-magnetic mirror for biomedical scanning applications," Journal of The Electrochemical Society. vol. 161, no. 2, pp. B3006-B3013, 2014

M. Ahmadi, M. Gorbet, J.T.W. Yeow, "In Vitro Clearance and Hemocompatibility Assessment of Ultrathin Nanoporous Silicon Membranes for Hemodialysis Applications using Human Whole Blood," Blood Purification, vol. 35, vol. 4, pp. 305-313, 2013

M. Shahini*, W.W. Melek, J.T.W. Yeow, "Automated Sequential Pushing of Micro Objects By Using Adaptive Controller," IAES International Journal of Robotics and Automation. vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 163-173, 2013

X.D. Suo*, W.J. Sun, Z.D. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, "Study on Predicting the Deformed Membranes Based on Silicon Nitride Materials with New Deflection Functions for Calculating the Capacitance of Circular Diaphragm CMUTs," Advanced Materials Research. vol. 703, pp. 3-7, 2013

M. Aly Saad Aly, O. Nguon, M. Gauthier, J.T.W. Yeow, "Antibacterial porous polymeric monolith columns with amphiphilic and polycationic character on cross-linked PMMA substrates for cell lysis applications," RSC Advances, 3(46), 24177-24184, 2013

S. Nambiar, E.K.Osei, J.T.W. Yeow, "Polymer nanocomposite-based shielding against diagnostic X-rays," J. Appl. Polym.Sci., 127(6), 4939-4946, 2013.

Z. Li*, S. Nambiar*, W. Zheng, J.T.W. Yeow, “PDMS/single-walled carbon nanotubes composite for proton radiation shielding in space applications,” Materials Letters, 108, 79-83, 2013

*Both authors contributed equally to this work.

Y. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, D.A. Jaffray, “Design and Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube Field Emission Cathode with Coaxial Gate and Ballast Resistor,” Small, vol. 9, no. 20, pp. 3385-3389, 2013

M. Shahini, F. van Wijngaarden, J.T.W. Yeow, "Fabrication of Electro-microfluidic Channel for Single Cell Electroporation,”Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 759-766, 2013

M. Shahini, J.T.W. Yeow, “Cell Electroporation by CNT-featured Microfluidic Chip,” Lab on a chip, vol. 13, pp. 2585-2590, 2013

S.-R. Chung, S. Park, E. M Abdel-Rahman, J.T.W. Yeow, M. Khater, “Architecture for MEMS-based analoguedemodulation,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol.23, 045013, 2013

Y. Sun, D.A. Jaffray, J.T.W. Yeow, “Self-heating Schottky emission from a ballasted carbon nanotube array,” Carbon, vol. 58, pp. 87-91, 2013 

M. Ahmadi, N. Lunscher, J.T.W. Yeow, “Effective atomic numbers and electron densities of bacteriorhodopsin and its comprising amino acids in the energy range 1 keV–100 GeV,” Nucl. Instr. and Meth. In Phys. Res. B, vol. 300, pp. 30-34, 2013

Y. Sun*, D.A.Jaffray, J.T.W. Yeow, "The Design and Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube based Field Emission X-ray Cathode with Ballast Resistor," IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 464-470, 2013

H. Chen*,W.J. Sun,Z.D. Sun, J.T.W.Yeow, "Second order sliding mode control of a 2Dtorsional MEMS micromirror with sidewall electrodes," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 015006, 2012

S. Nambiar,J.T.W. Yeow,"Polymer-composite materials for radiation protection,"ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 4, no. 11, pp 5717–5726, 2012

W. Wan*,J.T.W. Yeow, "Antibacterial properties of poly(quaternary ammonium) modified gold and titanium dioxide nanoparticles,"Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology,vol. 12 no. 6, pp. 4601-4606, 2012

Q. Kang*, J.T.W. Yeow, R. Barnett, "The use of semiconducting single-walled carbon nanotube films to measure X-ray dose," Carbon, vol. 50, pp.2197-2201, 2012

M. Ahmadi*, E.K. Osei, J.T.W. Yeow, "Bacteriorhodopsin for Superficial X-ray Sensing," Sensors and Actuator B,vol. 166-167, pp. 177-183, 2012

W. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Integration of Nanoparticle Cell Lysis and Microchip PCR for One-Step Rapid Detection of Bacteria," Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 337-346, 2012

Y. Sun*, D.A.  Jaffray, L.Y. Chen, J.T.W. Yeow, "Poly (methyl methacrylate) Thin Film based Field Emission Microscope," IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 441-443, 2012

J. Orchard, H.Y. Kim*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Plausibility of Image Reconstruction Using a Proposed Flexible andPortable CT Scanner," The Open Medical Imaging Journal,vol. 6, pp. 1-11, 2012

Y.Bai*, M. Pallapa*, A. Chen*, P.Constantinou*, S.Damaskinos, B.C. Wilson, J.T.W. Yeow,"A 2-D MEMS Mirror with Sidewall Electrodes applied for Confocal MACROscope Imaging," Journal of Microscopy, vol. 245, no. 2, pp. 210-220, 2012

L. Wong*, A. Chen*, A. Logan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "An FPGA-based Ultrasound Imaging System using Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers," IEEE Transaction of Ultrason., Ferroelect, Freq. Contr., vol. 59, no.7, pp. 1513-1520, 2012

W. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, Z. Sun, "Robust adaptive control of a one degree of freedom electrostatic microelectromechanical systems model with output-error-constrained tracking," IET Proceedings-Control Theory and Applications, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 111-119, 2012

A. Logan*, L. Wong*, J.T.W. Yeow, “A 1-D Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer Imaging Array Fabricated with a Silicon Nitride Based Fusion Bonding Process,” IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, vol. 16, no. 5, pp.861 - 865, 2011

M. Shahini*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Carbon nanotube for voltage reduction and throughput enhancement of electrical cell lysis on a lab-on-a-chip,” Nanotechnology,vol. 21, no. 32, 325705, 2011

A. Logan*, J.T.W. Yeow, L. Wong*, A. Chen*, “A 32x32 Element Row-Column Addressed Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer,”IEEE Transaction of Ultrason., Ferroelect, Freq. Contr., vol. 58, no. 6, pp. 1266-1271, 2011

W.Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Study of a novel cell lysis method with titanium dioxide for Lab-on-a-Chip devices,"Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 527-532, 2011

S. Nambiar*, J.T.W. Yeow, Conductive polymer-based sensors for biomedical applications,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 26, pp. 1825-1832, 2011

A. Carty, J.T.W. Yeow, “WIN: Breaking New Ground in Nanotechnology at Waterloo,” IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 4-12, 2010

M. Ahmadi*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Fabrication and characterization of a radiation sensor based on bacteriorhodopsin,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 26, pp. 2171-2176, 2011

X. Gao*, Q.S. Kang*, J.T.W. Yeow, R Barnett, “Design and evaluation of quantum dot sensors for making superficial x-ray energy radiation measurements,” Nanotechnology,vol. 21,285502, 2010

Y. Wang*, S. Park*, J.T.W.Yeow, A. Langner, F. Müller, “A capacitive humidity sensor based on ordered macroporous silicon with thin film surface coating,” Sensors and Actuator B,vol. 149, no.1, pp. 136-142, 2010

Y. H. Bai*, J.T.W. Yeow, P. Constantinou, S. Damaskinos, B. C. Wilson, “A 2-D Micromachined SOI MEMS Mirror WithSidewall Electrodes for Biomedical Imaging,” IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 501-510, 2010

M.Shahini*, W.W. Melek, J.T.W. Yeow, “Characterization of surface micro forces under varying operational condition in micro-sized object pushing: An empirical approach,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 20, 055013, 2010

Y.H. Bai*, J.T.W. Yeow, B.C. Wilson, “Design, fabrication, and characteristics of a MEMSmicromirror with sidewall electrodes,” IEEE Journal MicroElectroMechanical Systems, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 619-631, 2010

W.Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Effect of gold nanoparticles with different sizes on polymerase
chain reaction efficiency,”Nanotechnology,vol. 20, 325702, 2009

M.Shahini*,J.T.W. Yeow, W.W. Melek“Micro force compensation in automated micro object positioning using adaptive neural networks,”Smart Mater.Struct.,vol. 18, no. 9, 2009.

Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, L.Y. Chen, “Synthesis of aligned ZnOnanorods with different parameters and their effects on humidity sensing,” Recent Advances in Sensing Technology, vol. 49, Springer, 2009.

Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, “A Review of Carbon Nanotubes Based Gas Sensors,” Journal of Sensors, vol. 2009, Article ID 493904, 24 pages, 2009

A. S. Logan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Fabricating Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers with a Novel Silicon Nitride Based Wafer Bonding Process,"IEEE Transaction of Ultrason., Ferroelect, Freq. Contr.,vol. 56, no. 5, pp. 1074-1084, 2009

Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Humidity Sensing by Ordered Macroporous Silicon with HfO2 thin film coating,”IEEE Sensor Journal, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 541 – 547, 2009

J.T.Y. Lin*, J.T.W. Yeow, W. Wan*, “Controlling Two-Dimensional Movement of Microparticles over an Electrode Array Surface,”Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 11, no. 1, pp.193,2009

J. Ma*, J.T.W. Yeow, J.C.L. Chow, R.B. Barnett, “A Carbon Fiber Based Radiation Sensor for Dosimetric Measurement in Radiotherapy,” Carbon, vol. 46, no. 14, pp. 1869-1873,2008

D. Roy Mahapatra**, N. Sinha*, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N. Melnik, “Field   Emission from Strained Carbon Nanotubes on Cathode Substrate,” Applied Surface Science, vol. 255, no. 5 (1), pp. 1959-1966, 2008

[43] S. Park*, S.R. Chung*, J.T.W. Yeow, "A Design Analysis ofaMicromirror in a Stacked Configuration with Moving Electrodes”, International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 480-497, 2008

N. Sinha*, D.R. Mahapatra**, Y. Sun*, J.T.W. Yeow, R. Melnik, D.A. Jaffray, "Electro-mechanical interactions in carbon nanotube based thin film field emitting diode," Nanotechnology, vol. 19, no. 2, 025701, 2008

A.A. Alzaydi*, J.T.W. Yeow, S.L. Lee*, “Hydraulic Controlled Polyester-Based Micro Adaptive Mirror with Adjustable Focal Length,” Mechatronics, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 61-70, 2008

J. Orchard, J.T.W. Yeow, “Toward a Flexible and Portable CT Scanner, “Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention –Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5242/2008, pp. 188-195, 2008

Y.H. Bai*, J.T.W. Yeow, B.C. Wilson, “A characteristic study of micromirror with sidewall electrodes,” International Journal of Optomechatronics, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 231–258, 2007

J.T.Y. Lin*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Enhancing Dielectrophoresis Effect Through Novel Electrode Geometry," Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 823-831, 2007

N. Sinha*, R.D. Mahapatra**, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N.Melnik and D.A. Jaffray, "Carbon Nanotube Thin Film Field Emitting Diode: Understanding the System Response Based on MultiphysicsModeling," Journal of Computational and  Theoretical Nanoscience, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 535-549, 2007

J. Ma*, J.T.W. Yeow,J.C.L. Chow, R.B. Barnett, “A Carbon Nanotube-based Radiation Sensor,”special issue on Biomedical Robotics and  Biomedical Mechatronics for the International Journal of Robotics and Automation, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 49-58, 2007

J.D. Yantzi*, J.T.W. Yeow, S.S. Abdallah*, “Multiphase Electrodes for Microbead Control Applications: Integration of DEP and Electrokinetics forBio-Particle Positioning” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 2, no. 11, pp. 2539-2545, 2007

S.S. Abdallah*, J.T.W. Yeow, “ZL-Switching matrix: An optimal scalable free-Space strictly nonblocking 2D OXCarchitecture,” Journal of Optical Networking, vol. 5, no 12, pp. 943-956, December 2006

J. Ma*, J.T.W. Yeow, J.C.L. Chow, R.B. Barnett, “A Customized Radiation Sensor forIonization Collection,” IEEE Sensor Journal, vol. 6, no 6, pp. 1523-1530, December 2006

J.T.W. Yeow, J.P.M. She*, “Carbon nanotube-enhanced capillary condensation for capacitive humidity sensor,”Nanotechnology 17, pp. 5441-5448, 2006

N. Sinha*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Carbon Nanotudes for Biomedical Applications,”IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 180-195, June 2005 (over-length paper)

N.Sinha*, J. Ma*,J.T.W. Yeow, “Carbon Nanotube Based Sensors,” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology,vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 573-590, 2006 

J. She*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Nanotechnology-Enabled Wireless Sensor Networks: The Device Perspective,” IEEE Sensor Journal,vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 1331-1339, 2006(over-length paper)

J.T.W. Yeow, S. Abdallah*, “Novel MEMS L-Switching Matrix Optical Cross Connects Architecture:   Design and Analysis – Optimal and Staircase Switching Algorithms,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 23, no. 10, pp. 2877-2892, October 2005 (over-length paper) 

J.T.W., Yeow, V.X.D.,Yang, A., Chahwan, M.L.Gordon, B., Qi, I.A., Vitkin, B., Wilson, A.A., Goldenberg, “Micromachined 2-D Scanner for 3-D Optical Coherence Tomography,” Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 331–340, Jan. 2005

T.W. Yeow, K.L.E. Law, A.A. Goldenberg, "SOI-Based 2D MEMS L-Switching Matrix for Optical Networking," IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol.9, no. 2, pp.603–613, March-April 2003

T.W. Yeow, V. Askari, Z. Lu, A. Kapps, W. Fraser, A.A. Goldenberg,“An Expert System For Generation of Anti-G Control Schedule For Jet Fighter Pilots,” International Journal of Expert Systems with Applications, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 257–266, May 2002 

T.W. Yeow, K.L.E. Law, A. Goldenberg, "MEMS Optical Switches," IEEE Communications magazine, vol.39, no.11, pp. 158-163, Nov. 2001



Conference Publications:

Y. Sun, Y. Li, John T.W. Yeow, “"Field emission microscopy study of freestanding carbon nanotube array,"” 29th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference (IVNC), Vancouver, Canada, July 11-15, 2016

S. Na, L.L.P. Wong, A.I.H. Chen, Z. Li, M. Macecek, John T.W. Yeow, ““A CMUT array based on annular cell geometry for air-coupled applications,”” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), Tours, France, Sept. 18-21, 2016

Y. Li, Y. Sun, John T.W. Yeow, ““Study of ballasting carbon nanotube field emitter arrays with coaxial gate using doped silicon resistor,”” IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Sendai, Japan, August 22-25, 2016

Y. Sun, Y. Li, John T.W. Yeow, ““Study of Freestanding carbon nanotube array field emission uniformity with field emission microscopy,”” IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Sendai, Japan, August 22-25, 2016

J. Tian, H. Luo, W. Sun, H. Chen, John T.W. Yeow, ““Sliding mode control with gain-scheduled and improved boundary layer for nonholonomic multi-robot formation,”” Proceedings of the 35th Chinese Control Conference (CCC), Chengdu, China, July 17-29, 2016

H. Luo, Z. Sun, W. Sun, John T.W. Yeow, ““Modeling of dielectrophoretic forces and electrorotational torque towards nonlinear control of micromanipulation system,”” Proceedings of the 35th Chinese Control Conference (CCC), Chengdu, China, July 17-29, 2016

C. Lei, W. Sun, John T.W. Yeow, ““A distributed output regulation problem for multi-agent linear systems with application to leader-follower robot's formation control,”” Proceedings of the 35th Chinese Control Conference (CCC), Chengdu, China, July 17-29, 2016

C. Samarasekera, John T.W. Yeow, ““Low-cost implementation of acoustophoretic devices,”” SPIE BiOS, San Francisco, USA, February 13-14, 2016

H. Chen*, Z.D. Sun ,W.J. Sun, John T.W. Yeow, “Twisting sliding mode control of an electrostatic MEMS micromirror for a laser scanning system,” Hangzhou, China, Proceedings of the 34th Chinese Control Conference, July 28-30. 2015

P. Zuo*, G. Li*, W. Xie, John T.W. Yeow, “Angle tracking of MEMS Hard-Magnetic Micromirror by PID Control,” Hangzhou, China, Proceedings of the 34th Chinese Control Conference, July 28-30. 2015

G. Li*, P. Zuo*, W. Xie, John T.W. Yeow, “Dynamic Modeling of a Polymer Composite Based Hard-Magnetic Micro-mirror,” Hangzhou, China, Proceedings of the 34th Chinese Control Conference, July 28-30. 2015

Z. Li*, A.I.H. Chen*, L.L.P. Wong**, S. Na*, John T.W. Yeow, “Fabrication of polymer-based wafer-bonded capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), Taipei, Taiwan, Oct. 21-24, 2015

S. Nambiar*, E. Osei, John T.W. Yeow, “Particle Size effects on X-ray Transmission Characteristics of PDMS/Ag Nano- and Micro-composites,” IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Rome, Italy, July 27-30, 2015

Y. Sun**, F. Liu*, S. Chen*, John T.W. Yeow, “Initial Investigation of Entropy of Mixing in Polymer Carbon,” IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Rome, Italy, July 27-30, 2015

F.J. Liu*, John T.W. Yeow, “PDMS/SWCNT Composites Fabrication and Electrical Properties Analysis,” International Conference on Materials Science and Energy Engineering, Sanya, China, December 12-14, 2014

H. Chen*, A.I.H. Chen*, W.J. Sun, Z.D. Sun, John T.W. Yeow, “High performance closed-loop control of a 2D MEMS micromirror with sidewall electrodes for a laser scanning microscope system,” International Conference 3M-NANO 2014, Taipei, Taiwan, Oct. 27 – 31, 2014 Nominated for Best Student Paper Award

A.I.H. Chen*, L.L.P. Wong*, John T.W. Yeow, “A CMUT-based finger-mounted 3D ultrasound probe,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), Chicago, USA, Sept 3-6, 2014

L.L.P. Wong*, S. Na*, A.I.H. Chen*, John T.W. Yeow, “A novel method for measuring dielectric charging of CMUT arrays,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), Chicago, USA, Sept 3-6, 2014

Y. Li*, S. Nambiar*, Y. Sun*, C.N.R. Rao, John T.W. Yeow, “Experimental Study on Field Emission Performance of Bismuth Sulfide Nanoflowers,” IEEE 14th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Toronto, Canada, Aug. 18-21, 2014

F Liu*, W Sun, Z Sun, John T.W. Yeow, “Effect of CNTs alignment on electrical conductivity of PDMS/MWCNTs composites,” IEEE 14th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Toronto, Canada, Aug. 18-21, 2014

S. Chen*, S. Nambiar*, Z. Li*, Y. Sun, S. Gong, G.Z.H. Zhu, John T.W. Yeow, “Polymer nanocomposite for space applications,” IEEE 14th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Toronto, Canada, Aug. 18-21, 2014

Y. Zhao*, L. Zheng*, John T.W. Yeow, “A Simple and Quick Fabrication Method of Microfluidic Cell Sorter Using Dielectrophoresis,” IEEE International Conference on Nano/Molecular Medicine and Engineering, Nov. 10-12, 2013

C. Samarasekera*, John T.W. Yeow, “Fabrication of Nanostructured Ultrasonic Devices for Cell Lysis,” IEEE International Conference on Nano/Molecular Medicine and Engineering, Nov. 10-12, 2013

Y. Sun*, John T.W. Yeow, “Optimization of Ballasted Carbon Nanotube Array for X-ray Source,” IEEE 13th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Beijing, China, Aug. 5-8, 2013

Mehdi Shahini, John T.W. Yeow, “CNT-embedded Electro-microchannel for Cell Electroporation,” The 13th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Beijing, China, August 5-8, 2013

Mehdi Shahini, Frans van Wijngaarden, John Yeow, “Fabrication of electrical microfluidic chip for electroporation of mammalian cells,” MicroTech conference And Expo, Washington DC, May 2013

S.R. Chung, E.M. Abdel-Rahman, J. Yeow, “A MEMS Analog demodulator,” IECON 2012-38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp. 3946 - 3951, Montreal, Canada, Oct. 25-28, 2012

S. Park, M. Pallapa, J.T.W. Yeow, E. Abdel-Rahman, “Low voltage electrostatic actuation and angular displacement measurement of micromirror coupled with resonant drive circuit,” IECON 2012-38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp. 3976 – 3981, Montreal, Canada, Oct. 25-28, 2012

W. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, Z.D. Sun, “Tracking Control of an Electrostatic Torsional Micromirror beyond the Pull-in Limit with Enhanced Performance,” International Conference 3M-NANO 2012, Xi’an, China, Aug. 29 – Sept. 1, 2012

H. Chen, M. Pallapa, W. Sun, Z.D. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, “Sliding Mode Control of a 2D Torsional MEMS Micromirror with Sidewall Electrodes,”International Conference 3M-NANO 2012, Xi’an, China, Aug. 29 – Sept. 1, 2012 (Best Student Paper Award)

L. Wong, A. Chen, J.T.W. Yeow, "Front-end circuits for capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducer", IEEEInternational Ultrasonics Symposium, Dresden, Germany, Oct. 7-10, 2012

Y. Sun, J.T.W. Yeow, D.A, Jaffray, "Ballasted Carbon Nanotube Array based X-ray Tube,"IEEE 12th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Birmingham, UK, Aug. 20-23, 2012

A.I.H. Chen*, L.L.P Wong*, J.T.W. Yeow, “A CMUT-based Real-time Volumetric Ultrasound Imaging System with Row-Column Addressing," IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, Orlando, USA, Oct. 18-21, 2011

W. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Engineering nanoparticles for  antibacterial and antiseptic applications," ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Denver, USA,Nov. 11-17, 2011 (accepted)

W. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Evaluation of antibacterial property induced by surface-modified titanium dioxide nanoparticles," IEEE 11th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Portland, USA, Aug. 15-19, 2011

Q. Kang*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Conduction response evaluation of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube film for medical MV X-ray sensing," IEEE 11th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Portland, USA, Aug. 15-19, 2011

S. Nambiar*, E.K. Osei, J.T.W. Yeow, "Polymer composite-based shielding of diagnostic X-rays," Med. Phys. 38, 3720 (2011).

M.Ahmadi*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Theoretical Calculation of Radiation Induced Conductivity in Nanomaterials,”IEEE 11th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Portland, USA, Aug. 15-19, 2011

W. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Lysing E. coli using titanium dioxide particles for Lab-on-a-Chip applications,” ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010

Y.H. Bai*, J.T.W. Yeow, B.C. Wilson, “ Design and fabrication of 2×2 and 4×4 biaxial micromirror array”, ISOT 2010 International Symposium on Optomechatronic Technologies, Toronto, Canada, Oct. 25-27, 2010

S. Park*, Y. Bai*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Design and Analysis of Resonant Drive Circuit for Electrostatic Actuators", ISOT 2010 International Symposium on Optomechatronic Technologies, Toronto, Canada, Oct. 25-27, 2010

S. Park*, Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, Y.T. Yin, L.Y. Chen, "Humidity Sensing Characteristics of ZnO nanowires Aligned by Dielectrophoresis Method", IEEE 10th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Seoul, Korea, Aug. 17-20, 2010

M. Shahini*, W.W. Melek,  J.T.W. Yeow, "Characterization of Micro Forces in Pushing Flat Micro-sized Objects",IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering 2010, Toronto, Ontario, Aug. 21-24, 2010.

M. Shahini*,  J.T.W. Yeow, “Reduction of Voltage Requirements for Electrical Cell Lysis using CNT on Electrode” IEEE 10th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Seoul, Korea, Aug 17-20, 2010 

Y. Sun*, J.T.W. Yeow, D.A, Jaffray "Simulation of the field emission current
 uniformity of low-density freestanding CNT array" IEEE 10th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Seoul, Korea, Aug. 17-20, 2010

M.Shahini*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Investigation of the Effect of Carbon Nanotube on Electroporation”, 11th International Conference on the Science and Application of Nanotubes, Montréal, Canada, Jun. 27 – July 2, 2010

J.T.W. Yeow,W. Wan*, “The Effects of Nanoparticles onPolymerase Chain Reaction,”5th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems, Xiamen, China, Jan. 20-23, 2010

Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, Y.T. Yin, L.Y. Chen, “Fabricating ZnO nanowires-based Humidity Sensor via Dielectrophoresis Method,”International NanoElectronics Conference 2010, Hong Kong, Jan. 3-8, 2010

S.V. Anand, D.R. Mahapatra, N. Sinha, J.T.W. Yeow, “Field Emission Efficiency of a Carbon Nanotube Array Under Parasitic Nonlinearities,” ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2010) , Vancouver, Canada, pp. 609-618, November 12–18, 2010

W. Wan, J.T.W. Yeow, “Lysing E. Coli Using Titanium Dioxide Particles for Lab-on-a-Chip Applications,” ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2010), Vancouver, Canada, pp. 749-753, November 12–18, 2010

W. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, M.I. Van Dyke, “Size-dependent PCR Inhibitory Effect Induced by Gold Nanoparticles,”31th Annual International Conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Minneapolis, USA, Sept. 2-6, 2009

W. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, M.I. Van Dyke, “Effect of Silver and Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles on PCR Efficiency,” 9th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Genoa, Italy, July 26-30, 2009

J.X. Gao*, J.T.W. Yeow, R. Barnett, “ZnO Quantum Dot Radiation Dosimeter for High Energy Ionizing Radiation Measurements,”9th International Conference on Nanotechnology, Genoa, Italy, July 26-30, 2009

A.S. Logan*, L.L. Wong*, J.T.W Yeow, "2D CMUT Wafer Bonded ImagingArrays with a Row Column Addressing Scheme", 2009 IEEE International Ultrasonic Symposium, Rome, Italy, Sept. 23, 2009

Y.H. Bai*, J.T.W. Yeow, Brian C. Wilson, “Design, Fabrication and Performance Analysis ofMEMS mirror with Sidewall Electrodes,” ISOT 2009 International Symposium on Optomechatronic Technologies, Istanbul, Turkey, Sept. 21-23, 2009

 A. Logan*, J.T.W. Yeow, "1-D CMUT Arrays Fabricated Using a Novel Wafer Bonding Process," IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Beijing, Nov 2-5, 2008

Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, “A HfO2 Thin Film Enhanced Porous Silicon Humidity Sensor,” 7th IEEE Conference on Sensors, Lecce, Italy, October 26-29, 2008

J. Ma*, J.T.W. Yeow, J.C.L. Chow, R.B. Barnett, “A Transparent Carbon Nanotube Sensor for Radiation Detection,” 7th IEEE Conference on Sensors, Lecce, Italy, October 26-29, 2008

J. Ma*, J.T.W. Yeow, J.C.L. Chow, R.B. Barnett, “Design and Study of a Novel Dosimeter Based on Carbon Fiber Materials,” 50th AAPM Annual Meeting, Houston, Texas, USA, 2008

J. Ma*, J.T.W. Yeow, J.C.L. Chow, R.B. Barnett, “Effect of Percolation on Electrical Conductivity in Carbon Nanotube Film based Radiation Sensors,” Proc. 8th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Arlington, Texas, USA, 2008

N. Sinha*, Y. Sun*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Field Emission Properties of Carbon Nanotube Thin Films Grown on Different Substrate Materials.”Proc. 8th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Arlington, Texas, USA, 2008

N. Sinha*, D. Roy Mahapatra, R.V.N.Melnik, J.T.W. Yeow, “ComputationalImplementation of a New Multiphysics Model for Field Emission from CNT Thin Films,” Proc. International Conference on Computational Science, Krakow, Poland, 2008

D. Roy Mahapatra, N. Sinha*, R.V.N. Melnik, J.T.W. Yeow, “Field Emission Properties of Carbon Nanotube Arrays with Defects and Impurities,” Proc. 11th Annual NSTI Nanotech Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 2008

D. Roy Mahapatra, N. Sinha*, R.V.N. Melnik, J.T.W. Yeow, “Design Optimization of Field Emission from a Stacked Carbon Nanotube Array,” Proc. 11th Annual NSTI Nanotech Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 2008

D. Roy Mahapatra, N. Sinha*, R.V.N. Melnik, J.T.W. Yeow, “Characterizing Hysteresis in Field Emission from Carbon Nanotube Arrays,” Proc. 6th EUROMECH Conference, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 2008

Y. Wang*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Humidity sensing based on ordered porous silicon for the application on fuel cell,” SAE World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, USA, April 14, 2008

R.V.N. Melnik, D. Roy Mahapatra,N.Sinha*,J.T.W. Yeow, “Coupled Nonlinear Effects on Field Emission from CNTs,” Proc. in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Zurich, Switzerland, pp. 1030801-1030802, July 16-20, 2007(John-Wiley)

J.T.Y. Lin*, W.J. Wan*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Working towards a Sample Preparation Devicewith Carbon Nanotubes,” Proc. 7th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, Hong Kong, pp. 116-121, Aug. 22-25, 2007

N. Sinha*, R.D. Mahapatra, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N. Melnik "Multi- Model Phonon-Controlled Field Emission from Carbon Nanotubes: Modeling and  Experiments," Proc. 7th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, Hong Kong, pp. 961-964,August 2-5, 2007

N. Sinha*, J.T.W. Yeow, D.A. Jaffray, "Experimental Investigation of the Crosstalk Phenomenon and Current Stability in Single and  Multipixel Carbon Nanotube Array," Proc. 7th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, Hong Kong, pp. 194-197, August 2-5, 2007

N. Sinha*, R.D. Mahapatra**, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N. Melnik "Modeling the Field Emission Current Fluctuation in Carbon Nanotube Thin Films," Proc. 10th Annual NSTI Nanotech Conference, Santa Clara, California, USA, pp. 76-79, May 20-24, 2007

R.V.N. Melnik, D. Roy Mahapatra, N. Sinha*, J.T.W. Yeow, D.A. Jaffray, M.Willatzen, B. Lassen, L. Lew Yan Voon, “Coupled nonlinear effects in nanostructures and their applications," Proc. 6th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics,Zurich, Switzerland, pp. 303-304, July 16-20, 2007

M. Shahini*, W.W. Melek, J.T.W. Yeow, “A Neural Network-based Learning Controller for Micro-sized Object Micromanipulation,”International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Orlando, USA, pp. 3035-3040, Aug. 12-17, 2007

J.T.W. Yeow, J. She* "Capacitive Humidity Sensing using Carbon Nanotube Enabled Capillary Condensation," 5thIEEE Sensors Conference, Daegu, Korea, pp. 439-443, October22-25,2006

N. Sinha*, D.R. Mahapatra**, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N. Melnik, and D.A. Jaffray, "Modeling the field emission properties of carbon nanotube thin film," International Workshop on the Physics of Mesoscopic and Disordered Materials, IIT-Kanpur, India, December 4-8, 2006

M. Shahini*, W.W. Melek, J.T.W. Yeow, "Application of Artificial Neural Network for FrictionCompensation during Micro Particle Pushing," IEEE SMC, Taipei, Taiwan,pp. 26-31, October8-11,2006

N. Sinha*, D.R.Mahapatra**, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N.Melnik, D.A. Jaffray,“Characterization of Self Assembly and Evolution in Carbon Nanotube Thin Film Field Emitter,” IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology,Cincinnati, USA, 2006

N. Sinha*, D.R.Mahapatra**, J.T.W. Yeow, R.V.N.Melnik, D.A. Jaffray, “A Coupled Hydrodynamic-Quantum Mechanical Model of Field-Emission”,7th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Los Angeles, USA, pp. 459, July 20-21, 2006

J. She*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Nanotechnology Enabled Wireless Sensor Networks: Overcoming the Limitations from a Device Perspective," IEEE ICMA, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 1610-1671, 2005

J. T.W. Yeow, B. Cheung, "An Integrated Tactile and Visual Display Motion Simulator for Air and Land Application," IEEE ICMA, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 298-302, 2005

J. Yantzi*, J.T.W. Yeow, "Carbon Nanotube Enhanced Pulsed Electric Field Electroporation for Biomedical Applications," IEEE ICMA, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 1972-1877, 2005

J. Ma*, J.T.W.  Yeow, J.C.L.  Chow, R.B.  Barnett, “A Customized Parallel Plate Radiation Sensor for Evaluation of Ionization Collection Efficiency," IEEE ICMA, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 477-482, 2005 (Student Paper Finalist)

N. Sinha*, J.T.W., Yeow, “Modeling of the Behavior of Random Carbon Nanotubes During Field Emission,” Proceedings. 2005 International Conference on MEMS, NANO and Smart Systems, Banff, Canada, pp. 371 – 376, July 24-27, 2005

T.W. Yeow, K.L. Eddie Law, Andrew Goldenberg, "Double-sided MEMS Mirrors for L-Switching Matrix," SPIE Micromachining and Microfabrication Symposia, San Jose, USA, January 2003

K.L. Eddie Law, T. W. Yeow, Andrew Goldenberg, "Enhanced Designs on MEMS L-Switching Matrix," IEEE ICC 2003, Anchorage, USA, vol. 2, pp. 1299 – 1303, May 2003

T.W. Yeow, K.Y. Lim, B. Wilson, A.A. Goldenberg, “A Low-voltage high-torque two-degree-of-freedom scanning micromirror for ECOM applications,” Proc. SPIE, San Jose, USA,vol. 4833, pp. 34-43, Feb. 2003

T.W. Yeow, K.L.E. Law, A.A. Goldenberg, “Micromachined L-switching matrix,” IEEE ICC2002, New York City, USA, vol. 5, pp. 2848-2854, May 2002

T.W. Yeow, K.Y. Lim, B. Wilson, A.A. Goldenberg, “ A Low-Voltage Electrostatically Actuated MEMS Scanner for in vivo Biomedical Imaging,” 2nd Annual International IEEE-EMBS Special Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine & Biology, Madison, WI, pp.205-207, May 2002

Z. Lu, V. Askari, J. Yeow, A. Kapps, W.D. Fraser, “An Expert System for the Development of Pilot Specific Anti-G Protection,” Aerospace Medical Association 71st Scientific Meeting, Houston, TX, pp. 75-82, May 2000


Book Chapters:


A.I.H. Chen*, L.L.P. Wong*, J.T.W. Yeow, “Recent Advances in Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasound Transducer Imaging System,” Medical Imaging: Technology and Applications, Editors: Troy Farncombe, Kris Iniewski, CRC Press/Taylor and Francis Group

Weijie Wan and John T.W. Yeow Micro PCR devices for Lab-on-a-chip applications, Microfluidics and nanofluidics handbook: fabrication, implementation and applications, CRC Press LLC, Taylor & francis group. (in press)

Mehdi Shahini, John Yeow, Morteza Ahmadi “Cell Lysis Techniques in Lab-on-a-chip Technology”, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics Handbook: Chemistry, Physics, and Life Science Principles, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. "(In press)"

R. Bai, J.T.W. Yeow, “Micro- and Nano-Particle Manipulation,” Microfluidics and Nanofluidics Handbook, Editors: Sushanta Mitra, Suman Chakraborty, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group (in press)

Lawrence Wong, John Yeow, Anderw Goldenberg, Book chapter “MEMS-based optical switches” in “Optical switches: materials and design”, Woodhead Publishing Ltd., Cambridge, U.K. (In press)

Y. Wang, J.T.W. Yeow, “Nanotechnology Gas Sensors,” Editor: R. Jiménez-Contreras, Novascience Publishers, Inc. (in press)

J.T.W. Yeow, “Carbon Nanotube Gas Sensors,” WILEY-VCH (Weinheim, Germany) in volume 8 of the book series Advanced Micro & Nanosystems (AMN) (Series Editors H. Baltes, O. Brand, G. K. Fedder, C. Hierold, J. G. Korvink and O. Tabata) (in press)

Morteza Ahmadi, John T.W. Yeow, Mehdi Shahini “System Integration for Microfluidics”, Microfluidics Nanofluidics Handbook, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, LLC (In press)

Yun Wang, John Yeow, Liang-Yih Chen, "Synthesis of aligned ZnO nanorods with different parameters and their effects on the humidity sensing property", "Recent Advances in Sensing Technology" in the Book Series "Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering", Springer-Verlag, 2009.

Yun Wang, John Yeow, “Nanotechnology Based Gas Sensor” in “Nanotechnology Research Advances”, New York, USA, Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

J.T.W. Yeow and N. Sinha, "Carbon Nanotube and Fullerene Sensors," Sensors Based on Nanostructured Materials, Springer, 2008 (In press)

N. Sinha and J.T.W. Yeow, "Nanotechnology for Oncology," Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. American Scientific Publishers, 2007 (In Press)

Weijie Wan and John T.W. Yeow. "Lab-on-Chip devices for separation based detection," Encyclopedia of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. Springer-Verlag. 2007 (In Press)

W. W. Melek, T.W. Yeow, "Fuzzy Neural Networks and Applications in Biomedical Engineering, "Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering, John Wiley &
Sons, 2005.

T.W. Yeow, "Biomedical Sensors," Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, 2005.

Technical Notes:

Manu Pallapa, Albert I. H. Chen and John T.W. Yeow, "Using the NI PXI 7852R System to Control A Dual-Axis MEMS Micromirror Biomedical Imaging Scanning System", CMC-00200-01419, Canadian Microelectronics Corporation, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, January 2011

Weijie Wan and John T.W. Yeow Constructing a low-cost microchip PCR system with ease, CMC-00200-01523, Canadian Microelectronics Corporation, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 2011


* Represents a graduate student
** Represents a post-doctoral fellow