Sensors & Transducers Programme

Selected Publications

S/No Title of Publication Author(s) Journal Details
1 Ferroelectric PVDF homopolymer nanotubes derived from solution in anodic alumina membrane template X Li, Y F Lim, K Yao Chemistry of Materials, 25 (4): 524–529, 2013
2 P(VDF-TrFE) ferroelectric nanotube array for high energy density capacitor applications X Li, Y F Lim, K Yao, F E H Tay, and K H Seah Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 15(2): 515-520, 2013.
3 Photostable fluorescent organic dots with aggregation-induced emission (AIE dots) for noninvasive long-term cell tracing K Li, W Qin, D Ding, N Tomczak, J Geng, R Liu, J Liu, X Zhang, H Liu, B Liu, B Z Tang Scientific Reports, 3: 1150, 2013
4 Single Molecular Hyperbranched Nanoprobe for Fluorescence and Magnetic Resonance Dual Modal Imaging J Liu, K Li, J Geng, L Zhou, P Chandrasekharan, C T Yang, B Liu Polymer Chemistry, 4 (5): 1517-1524, 2013
5 Synthesis and electromagnetic properties of U-type hexaferrites: Ba4B2Fe36O60 (B: Co, Ni, Cu) S R Shannigrahi, C K I Tan, W Q Au, V S Kumar, L Liu, Z H Yang, C Cheng, S R V Ramanujan Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 325(25): 63-68, 2013
6 Hyperbranched Conjugated Polyelectrolyte for Dual-modality Fluorescence and Magnetic Resonance Cancer Imaging D Dan, G Wang, J Liu, K Li, K Y Pu, Y Hu, J C Y Ng, B Z Tang, B Liu Small, 8 (22): 3523-3530, 2012
7 Real-Time Monitoring of Cell Apoptosis and Drug Screening Using Fluorescent Light-Up Probe with Aggregation-Induced Emission Characteristics H Shi, R T K Kwok, J Liu, B Xing, B Z Tang, B Liu Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134 (43):17972–17981, 2012
8 Specific Detection of Integrin αvβ3 by Light-Up Bioprobe with Aggregation-Induced Emission Characteristics H Shi, J Liu, J Geng, B Z Tang, B Liu Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134 (23): 9569–9572, 2012
9 Lipid-PEG-folate Encapsulated Nanoparticles with Aggregation Induced Emission Characteristics: Cellular Uptake Mechanism and Two-photon Fluorescence Imaging J Geng, K Li, D Ding, X Zhang, W Qin, J Liu, B Z Tang, B Liu Small, 8 (23): 3655-3663, 2012
10 Aggregation-Induced Red-NIR Emission Organic Nanoparticles as Effective and Photostable Fluorescent Probe for Bioimaging Q Zhao, K Li, S Chen, A Qin, D Ding, S Zhang, Y Liu, J Zh Sun, B Liu, B Z Tang Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (30): 15128-15135, 2012
11 Pyrene-Based Water Soluble Orange Emitter for One- and Two-Photon Fluorescence Cellular Imaging G Wang, J Geng , X Zhang, L Cai, D Ding, K Li, L Wang, Y H Lai, B Liu Polymer Chemistry, 3 (9): 2464-2470, 2012
12 Magneto-optical Kerr effect investigation on magnetoelectric coupling in ferromagnetic/antiferroelectric multilayer thin film structures M S Mirshekarloo, N Yakovlev, M F W, K Yao, T Sritharan, and C S Bhatia Applied Physics Letters, 101(17): 172905, 2012
13 Electromechanical properties and fatigue of antiferroelectric (Pb,La)(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3 thin film cantilevers fabricated by micromachining M S Mirshekarloo, L Zhang, K Yao, and T Sritharan Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 187: 127-131, 2012
14 Reaction Mechanisms of Ethylenediaminetetraacetic Acid and Diethanolamine in the Precursor Solution for Producing (K,Na)NbO3 Thin Films with Outstanding Piezoelectric Properties P C Goh, K Yao, and Z Chen The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116 (29): 15550–15556 , 2012.
15 Intermolecular interactions and high dielectric energy storage density in poly(vinylidene fluoride-hexafluoropropylene)/poly(vinylidene fluoride) blend thin films M Rahimabady, K Yao, S Arabnejad, L Lu, V P W Shim, and D C W Chet Applied Physics Letters, 100: 252907, 2012.
16 Ferroelastic strain induced antiferroelectric-ferroelectric phase transformation in multilayer thin film structures M S Mirshekarloo, K Yao, and T Sritharan Advanced Functional Materials,22: 4159–4164,2012.
17 Graphene-ferroelectric hybrid structure for flexible transparent electrodes G X Ni, Y Zheng, S Bae, C Y Tan, O Kahya, J Wu, B H Hong, K Yao, and B  Ozyilmaz ACS Nano, Vol. 6 , No. 5, pp. 3935–3942, 2012.
18 Self-polarized ferroelectric PVDF homopolymer ultra-thin films derived from Langmuir-Blodgett deposition S Chen, X Li, K Yao, F E H Tay, A Kumar, and K Zeng Polymer, Vol. 53, pp. 1404-1408, 2012.
19 Solution-derived ferroelectric vinylidene fluoride oligomer thin films with large polarization S Chen, K Yao, and F E H Tay Polymer International,61(2):169-173, 2012.
20 (1-x)Ba(Zr0.2Ti0.8)O3-x(Ba0.7Ca0.3)TiO3 ferroelectric thin films prepared from chemical solutions G Kang, K Yao, and J Wang Journal of the American Ceramic Society,95 (3): 986–991,2012.
21 Origin of tetragonal BiFeO3 phase with giant c/a ratio on SrTiO3 substrates H Liu, P Yang, K Yao, P K Ong, P Wu and J Wang Advanced Functional Materials, 22: 937–942,2012.
22 Size and surface effects on transient photoconductivity in CdS nanobelts probed by time-resolved terahertz spectroscopy M J Li, B Wu, S A Ekahana, M I B Utama, G C Xing, Q H Xiong, T C Sum, X H Zhang Applied Physics Letters, 101(9): 091104-1-5, 2012
23 Ultrafast insulator-metal phase transition in vanadium dioxide studied using optical pump-terahertz probe spectroscopy H W Liu, L M Wong, S J Wang, S H Tang, and X H Zhang Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 24(41): 415604-1-5, 2012
24 Effects of LiF on the Structure and Properties of Ba0.85Ca0.15Zr0.1Ti0.9O3 Lead-Free Piezoelectric Ceramics C K I Tan, K Yao, and J Ma International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7402.2012.02771.x, published online, 2012
25 General One-Step Self-Assembly of Isostructural Intermetallic CoII3LnIII Cubane Aggregates W Pei, S R Shannigrahi, N Yakovlev, A T S Hor Inorganic Chemistry, 51 (22): 2059−12061, 2012