Xiang Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Maskless plasmonic lithography at 22 nm resolution
    Liang Pan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Sci Rep 1:175. 2011
  2. pmc A Signal Processing Analysis of Purkinje Cells in vitro
    Ze ev R Abrams
    Applied Science and Technology, University of California Berkeley, CA, USA
    Front Neural Circuits 4:13. 2010
  3. pmc Signals and circuits in the purkinje neuron
    Zéev R Abrams
    Applied Science and Technology, Graduate Program University of California Berkeley Berkeley, CA, USA
    Front Neural Circuits 5:11. 2011
  4. pmc Local plasticity of dendritic excitability can be autonomous of synaptic plasticity and regulated by activity-based phosphorylation of Kv4.2
    Anna Labno
    Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, Berkeley, California, United States of America Biophysics Program, University of California Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e84086. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Intracellular delivery of top-down fabricated tunable nano-plasmonic resonators
    Sadao Ota
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Nanoscale 5:10179-82. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Light-driven nanoscale plasmonic motors
    Ming Liu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 5:570-3. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Broad band two-dimensional manipulation of surface plasmons
    Zhaowei Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California, 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 9:462-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Plasmonic Luneburg and Eaton lenses
    Thomas Zentgraf
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 6:151-5. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Imaging visible light using anisotropic metamaterial slab lens
    Jie Yao
    National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Opt Express 17:22380-5. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Optical forces in hybrid plasmonic waveguides
    Xiaodong Yang
    Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 11:321-8. 2011

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  1. pmc Maskless plasmonic lithography at 22 nm resolution
    Liang Pan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Sci Rep 1:175. 2011
    ..This low-cost scheme has the potential of higher throughput than current photolithography, and it opens a new approach towards the next generation semiconductor manufacturing...
  2. pmc A Signal Processing Analysis of Purkinje Cells in vitro
    Ze ev R Abrams
    Applied Science and Technology, University of California Berkeley, CA, USA
    Front Neural Circuits 4:13. 2010
    ..These experiments and Fourier analysis suggest that the Purkinje cell can be understood as a harmonic signal oscillator, enabling a higher level of interpretation of Purkinje signaling based on modern signal processing techniques...
  3. pmc Signals and circuits in the purkinje neuron
    Zéev R Abrams
    Applied Science and Technology, Graduate Program University of California Berkeley Berkeley, CA, USA
    Front Neural Circuits 5:11. 2011
    ..Furthermore, by comparing the experimental data of the past decade with basic electronic circuitry, we can resolve the outstanding controversy in the field, by recognizing that the PN can act as a multivibrator circuit...
  4. pmc Local plasticity of dendritic excitability can be autonomous of synaptic plasticity and regulated by activity-based phosphorylation of Kv4.2
    Anna Labno
    Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, Berkeley, California, United States of America Biophysics Program, University of California Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e84086. 2014
    ..In rats this local plasticity decrease is conferred by CamKII mediated phosphorylation of A-type potassium channels upon interaction of a back propagating action potential (bAP) with dendritic depolarization. ..
  5. doi request reprint Intracellular delivery of top-down fabricated tunable nano-plasmonic resonators
    Sadao Ota
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Nanoscale 5:10179-82. 2013
    ..This offers excellent possibilities towards the real-time parallel optical detection of intracellular molecular events. ..
  6. doi request reprint Light-driven nanoscale plasmonic motors
    Ming Liu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 5:570-3. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we can control the rotation velocity and direction by varying the wavelength of the incident light to excite different plasmonic modes...
  7. doi request reprint Broad band two-dimensional manipulation of surface plasmons
    Zhaowei Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California, 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 9:462-6. 2009
    ..Possessing the subdiffraction limited feature resolution, this dynamical manipulation method of surface plasmon patterns will have profound potentials in nanolithography, particle manipulation, and other related fields...
  8. doi request reprint Plasmonic Luneburg and Eaton lenses
    Thomas Zentgraf
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 6:151-5. 2011
    ..Because the optical properties are changed gradually rather than abruptly in these lenses, losses due to scattering can be significantly reduced in comparison with previously reported plasmonic elements...
  9. doi request reprint Imaging visible light using anisotropic metamaterial slab lens
    Jie Yao
    National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Opt Express 17:22380-5. 2009
    ..The details of the focused light beam in 3-dimensional space have been mapped with near field scanning optical microscope (NSOM)...
  10. doi request reprint Optical forces in hybrid plasmonic waveguides
    Xiaodong Yang
    Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 11:321-8. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Compact magnetic antennas for directional excitation of surface plasmons
    Yongmin Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, United States
    Nano Lett 12:4853-8. 2012
    ..This novel magnetic nanoantenna paves a new way to manipulate photons in the near-field, and also could be useful for SPP-based nonlinear applications, active modulations, and wireless optical communications...
  12. doi request reprint General properties of surface modes in binary metal-dielectric metamaterials
    Sung Hyun Nam
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Opt Express 18:25627-32. 2010
    ..We present general properties of surface modes in binary metal-dielectric metamaterials. We show mechanism for surface mode formation and analyze their existence conditions for semi-infinite metamaterials in the frame of couple mode theory...
  13. doi request reprint Strongly enhanced molecular fluorescence inside a nanoscale waveguide gap
    Volker J Sorger
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, United States
    Nano Lett 11:4907-11. 2011
    ..Such optics at molecular length scales paves the way toward integrated on-chip photon source, rapid transfer of quantum information, and efficient light extraction for solid-state-lighting devices...
  14. pmc Subcellular resolution mapping of endogenous cytokine secretion by nano-plasmonic-resonator sensor array
    Sheng Wang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, United States
    Nano Lett 11:3431-4. 2011
    ..This general sensing technique can be applied for a broad range of cellular communication studies to improve our understanding of subcellular signaling and function...
  15. ncbi request reprint Flying plasmonic lens in the near field for high-speed nanolithography
    Werayut Srituravanich
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 3:733-7. 2008
    ..This low-cost nanofabrication scheme has the potential to achieve throughputs that are two to five orders of magnitude higher than other maskless techniques...
  16. ncbi request reprint Design, fabrication and characterization of indefinite metamaterials of nanowires
    Jie Yao
    National Science Foundation NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Philos Transact A Math Phys Eng Sci 369:3434-46. 2011
    ..The non-magnetic design and the off-resonance operation of the nanowire metamaterials significantly reduce the energy loss of electromagnetic waves and make the broad-band negative refraction of light possible...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nonparaxial Mathieu and Weber accelerating beams
    Peng Zhang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 109:193901. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Generation of acoustic self-bending and bottle beams by phase engineering
    Peng Zhang
    1 National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA 2
    Nat Commun 5:4316. 2014
    ..The demonstrated acoustic bottle and self-bending beams have potential applications in medical ultrasound imaging, therapeutic ultrasound, as well as acoustic levitations and isolations. ..
  19. doi request reprint Probing the electromagnetic field of a 15-nanometre hotspot by single molecule imaging
    Hu Cang
    Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nature 469:385-8. 2011
    ..This strong enhancement indicates that the local field, which decays exponentially from the peak of a hotspot, dominates the fluorescence enhancement profile...
  20. doi request reprint Spherical hyperlens for two-dimensional sub-diffractional imaging at visible frequencies
    Junsuk Rho
    1 NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA 2 These authors contributed equally to this work
    Nat Commun 1:143. 2010
    ..The hyperlens can be integrated into conventional microscopes, expanding their capabilities beyond the diffraction limit and opening a new realm in real-time nanoscopic optical imaging...
  21. doi request reprint Double-layer graphene optical modulator
    Ming Liu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 12:1482-5. 2012
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  22. ncbi request reprint Experimental demonstration of low-loss optical waveguiding at deep sub-wavelength scales
    Volker J Sorger
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Commun 2:331. 2011
    ..This nanoscale waveguide holds promise for next generation on-chip optical communication systems that integrate light sources, modulators or switches, nonlinear and quantum optics...
  23. ncbi request reprint Compressing surface plasmons for nano-scale optical focusing
    Hyeunseok Choi
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Opt Express 17:7519-24. 2009
    ..5 micron - with almost 50% power efficiency...
  24. doi request reprint Placement of alkanethiol-capped Au nanoparticles using organic solvents
    Tae Jin Yim
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 346:17-22. 2010
    ..Further studies on controlled placement of the nanoparticles by manipulating the physical properties of organic solvents or by selecting an organic solvent can lead to applications such as a waveguide and other optoelectronic devices...
  25. ncbi request reprint Tunable oscillations in the Purkinje neuron
    Ze ev R Abrams
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 85:041905. 2012
    ..These findings signify an additional timing functional role of tunable oscillations within the cerebellum, as well as a dynamic control of a time scale in the brain in the range of seconds...
  26. doi request reprint Ultrafast modulation of optical metamaterials
    David J Cho
    Department of Physics, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Express 17:17652-7. 2009
    ..Our study suggests that metamaterials can be used as high-speed amplitude/phase modulators with terahertz-bandwidth...
  27. ncbi request reprint All optical interface for parallel, remote, and spatiotemporal control of neuronal activity
    Sheng Wang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Nano Lett 7:3859-63. 2007
    ..This technique should be adaptable to in vivo applications and could serve as an optical interface for communicating with complex neural circuits...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ultrafast acousto-plasmonic control and sensing in complex nanostructures
    Kevin O'Brien
    1 NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, Berkeley, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, Berkeley, California 94720, USA 2
    Nat Commun 5:4042. 2014
    ..This allows enhancement, detection and coherent generation of tunable strains using surface plasmons. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint A graphene-based broadband optical modulator
    Ming Liu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nature 474:64-7. 2011
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  30. ncbi request reprint Optical möbius symmetry in metamaterials
    Chih Wei Chang
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 105:235501. 2010
    ..The new topological symmetry found in metamaterials may enable unique functionalities in optical materials...
  31. doi request reprint Far-field measurement of ultra-small plasmonic mode volume
    Shuang Zhang
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Express 18:6048-55. 2010
    ..Here, we develop a non-pertubative technique to experimentally determine the mode volume of plasmonic resonators in the far field through a unique optical force method...
  32. ncbi request reprint Anti-Hermitian plasmon coupling of an array of gold thin-film antennas for controlling light at the nanoscale
    Shuang Zhang
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 109:193902. 2012
    ..This opens a new venue for the nanoscale lightwave control, wavelength multiplexing, and spectrum splitting...
  33. doi request reprint Lipid bilayer-integrated optoelectronic tweezers for nanoparticle manipulations
    Sadao Ota
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 13:2766-70. 2013
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  34. doi request reprint Optical negative refraction by four-wave mixing in thin metallic nanostructures
    Stefano Palomba
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Mater 11:34-8. 2011
    ..The refractive index can be designed at will by simply tuning the wavelengths of the interacting waves, which could have potential impact on many important applications, such as superlens imaging...
  35. pmc Gradient lithography of engineered proteins to fabricate 2D and 3D cell culture microenvironments
    Sheng Wang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Biomed Microdevices 11:1127-34. 2009
    ..We show that the elastic modulus and chemical nature of the gradient profile are biocompatible and allow useful applications in cell biological research...
  36. doi request reprint Phase mismatch-free nonlinear propagation in optical zero-index materials
    Haim Suchowski
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Science 342:1223-6. 2013
    ..The removal of phase matching in nonlinear optical metamaterials may lead to applications such as multidirectional frequency conversion and entangled photon generation. ..
  37. doi request reprint Giant suppression of photobleaching for single molecule detection via the Purcell effect
    Hu Cang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, United States
    Nano Lett 13:5949-53. 2013
    ..This approach demonstrates the potential of using the Purcell effect to manipulate photochemical reactions at the subwavelength scale. ..
  38. pmc Self-amplifying autocrine actions of BDNF in axon development
    Pei Lin Cheng
    Division of Neurobiology, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:18430-5. 2011
    ..Together, these self-amplifying BDNF actions ensure stable elevation of local cAMP/protein kinase A activity that is critical for axon differentiation and growth...
  39. doi request reprint Photonic spin Hall effect at metasurfaces
    Xiaobo Yin
    National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Science 339:1405-7. 2013
    ..Such a strong and broadband photonic SHE may provide a route for exploiting the spin and orbit angular momentum of light for information processing and communication...
  40. doi request reprint Plasmonic Airy beams with dynamically controlled trajectories
    Peng Zhang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Lett 36:3191-3. 2011
    ..We show that the ballistic motion of the PABs can be reconfigured in real time by either a computer addressed spatial light modulator or mechanical means...
  41. doi request reprint Fluorescence enhancement by a two-dimensional dielectric annular Bragg resonant cavity
    Yongmin Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Opt Express 18:25029-34. 2010
    ..These results not only can be applied as ultrasensitive sensors for various biological systems, but also have broad potential applications, such as optical trapping and fluorescent microscopy...
  42. doi request reprint Multiplexed and electrically modulated plasmon laser circuit
    Ren Min Ma
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 12:5396-402. 2012
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Magnetized plasma for reconfigurable subdiffraction imaging
    Shuang Zhang
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 106:243901. 2011
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  44. pmc Three-dimensional nanometer-scale optical cavities of indefinite medium
    Jie Yao
    National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:11327-31. 2011
    ..These cavities exhibit size-independent resonance frequencies and anomalous scaling of quality factors in contrast to the conventional cavities, resulting in nanocavities with both high Q/V(m) ratio and broad bandwidth...
  45. doi request reprint Reflective interferometry for optical metamaterial phase measurements
    Kevin O'Brien
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Lett 37:4089-91. 2012
    ..The presented technique offers an effective way of characterizing optical metamaterials including nonlinear and gain-metamaterial systems...
  46. ncbi request reprint Photoinduced handedness switching in terahertz chiral metamolecules
    Shuang Zhang
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, Berkeley, California 94720 1740, USA
    Nat Commun 3:942. 2012
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  47. ncbi request reprint Edge nonlinear optics on a MoS₂ atomic monolayer
    Xiaobo Yin
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Science 344:488-90. 2014
    ..Our technique provides a route toward understanding and making use of the emerging 2D materials and devices. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint Ray optics at a deep-subwavelength scale: a transformation optics approach
    Seunghoon Han
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 8:4243-7. 2008
    ..This enables deep-subwavelength-scale beams to flow through two- or three-dimensional spaces...
  49. doi request reprint Axon initiation and growth cone turning on bound protein gradients
    Junyu Mai
    National Science Foundation Nano Scale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 29:7450-8. 2009
    ..Thus, substrate-bound guidance factors are highly effective in polarizing axon initiation and growth, and the diffusive printing technique is useful for studying neuronal responses induced by bound protein gradients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Two-dimensional imaging by far-field superlens at visible wavelengths
    Yi Xiong
    5130 Etcheverry Hall, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 7:3360-5. 2007
    ..The imaging principle and the reconstruction process are described in detail. The 2D sub-diffraction-limited imaging ability enables more applications of the far-field superlens in optical nanoimaging and sensing...
  51. ncbi request reprint All-angle negative refraction and imaging in a bulk medium made of metallic nanowires in the visible region
    Yongmin Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 5130 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Opt Express 16:15439-48. 2008
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  52. ncbi request reprint Space-time crystals of trapped ions
    Tongcang Li
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 109:163001. 2012
    ..We also study the effects of finite temperatures on the persistent rotation. The proposed space-time crystals of trapped ions provide a new dimension for exploring many-body physics and emerging properties of matter...
  53. doi request reprint One-way invisible cloak using parity-time symmetric transformation optics
    Xuefeng Zhu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Lett 38:2821-4. 2013
    ..Moreover, optical scattering from the one-way cloak can be further engineered to realize more interesting effects, for example, creating a unidirectional optical illusion of the concealed object. ..
  54. pmc Graph-regularized dual Lasso for robust eQTL mapping
    Wei Cheng
    Department of Computer Science, UNC at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, Department of EECS, Case Western Reserve University, OH 44106, USA Department of Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 23002, China and Department of Computer Science, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Bioinformatics 30:i139-i148. 2014
    ....
  55. pmc Learning transcriptional regulatory relationships using sparse graphical models
    Xiang Zhang
    Microsoft Research, Los Angeles, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e35762. 2012
    ..We also show that some of the gene sets associated with hidden variables are strongly correlated with Gene Ontology categories. The software including source code is available at http://grnl1.codeplex.com...
  56. pmc Super-resolution imaging by random adsorbed molecule probes
    Dongmin Wu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Nano Lett 8:1159-62. 2008
    ..As this approach does not use specific stain techniques, it can be readily applied to general dielectric objects, such as nanopatterned photoresist, inorganic nanowires, subcellular structures, etc...
  57. doi request reprint All-liquid photonic microcavity stabilized by quantum dots
    Tae Jin Yim
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 132:2154-6. 2010
    ..The highly QD-stabilized toluene microdroplet resonators in the all-liquid phase would be promising for multiple all-liquid lasers...
  58. pmc Time-resolved single-step protease activity quantification using nanoplasmonic resonator sensors
    Cheng Sun
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    ACS Nano 4:978-84. 2010
    ..This method offers a fast, sensitive, accurate, and one-step approach to detect the proteases' activities in very small sample volumes...
  59. doi request reprint Generation of linear and nonlinear nonparaxial accelerating beams
    Peng Zhang
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Lett 37:2820-2. 2012
    ..We generate experimentally and observe directly these large-angle bending beams in colloidal suspensions of polystyrene nanoparticles...
  60. pmc Synthesis of a gold nanoparticle dimer plasmonic resonator through two-phase-mediated functionalization
    Tae Jin Yim
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1740, USA
    Nanotechnology 19:435605. 2008
    ..Our methodology also has good prospects as regards the formation of nanoscale building blocks...
  61. ncbi request reprint Hybrid photonic-plasmonic crystal nanocavities
    Xiaodong Yang
    Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    ACS Nano 5:2831-8. 2011
    ..This new type of high-Q/V(m) broad-band hybrid nanocavity opens up opportunities for various applications in enhanced light-matter interactions...
  62. doi request reprint Symmetry breaking and optical negative index of closed nanorings
    Boubacar Kanté
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Centre, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Commun 3:1180. 2012
    ..3 μm, is experimentally observed in this structure. This discrete and mono-particle negative-index approach opens exciting avenues towards symmetry-controlled topological nanophotonics with on-demand linear and nonlinear responses...
  63. doi request reprint Nanoporous silicon networks as anodes for lithium ion batteries
    Jia Zhu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 15:440-3. 2013
    ..These nanoporous Si networks serve as high performance Li-ion battery electrodes, with an initial discharge capacity of 2570 mA h g(-1), above 1000 mA h g(-1) after 200 cycles without any electrolyte additives...
  64. doi request reprint Recent advances in transformation optics
    Yongmin Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Nanoscale 4:5277-92. 2012
    ..We also provide an outlook of the challenges and future directions in this fascinating area of transformation optics...
  65. doi request reprint Switching terahertz waves with gate-controlled active graphene metamaterials
    Seung Hoon Lee
    1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology KAIST, Daejeon 305 751, Republic of Korea 2 Materials Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Mater 11:936-41. 2012
    ..2° at room temperature. More interestingly, the gate-controlled active graphene metamaterials show hysteretic behaviour in the transmission of terahertz waves, which is indicative of persistent photonic memory effects...
  66. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear quantum optics in a waveguide: distinct single photons strongly interacting at the single atom level
    Pavel Kolchin
    Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley California 94720, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 106:113601. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the system exhibits single photon scattering by a classical control beam. Waveguide-QED schemes could be an alternative to high quality cavities or dense atomic ensembles in quantum information processing...
  67. pmc Acoustic rainbow trapping
    Jie Zhu
    NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Sci Rep 3:1728. 2013
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  68. ncbi request reprint Metamaterials: a new frontier of science and technology
    Yongmin Liu
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Chem Soc Rev 40:2494-507. 2011
    ..Finally, we offer an outlook on future directions of metamaterials research including but not limited to three-dimensional optical metamaterials, nonlinear metamaterials and "quantum" perspectives of metamaterials (142 references)...
  69. ncbi request reprint Room-temperature sub-diffraction-limited plasmon laser by total internal reflection
    Ren Min Ma
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Centre, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Mater 10:110-3. 2011
    ..By controlling the structural geometry we reduce the number of cavity modes to achieve single-mode lasing...
  70. ncbi request reprint An optical cloak made of dielectrics
    Jason Valentine
    1 NSF Nano scale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA 2 These authors contributed equally to this work
    Nat Mater 8:568-71. 2009
    ..The cloak consists only of isotropic dielectric materials, which enables broadband and low-loss invisibility at a wavelength range of 1,400-1,800 nm...
  71. doi request reprint Heterojunction silicon microwire solar cells
    Majid Gharghi
    NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center NSEC, University of California, Berkeley, 3112 Etcheverry Hall, UC Berkeley, California 94720, United States
    Nano Lett 12:6278-82. 2012
    ..We also find that formation of nanocrystallites of silicon in the deposited film results in loss of the expected passivation...