denotes co-first author; * denotes corresponding author; Zhang group members are highlighted. 


36. Guangfu Wu, Ian Heck, Nannan Zhang, Glenn Phaup, Xincheng Zhang, Yixin Wu, David E. Stalla, Zhengyan Weng, He Sun, Huijie Li, Zhe Zhang, Shinghua Ding, De-Pei Li, and Yi Zhang*, neurotechnology, submitted, 2021.

35. Guangfu Wu, Nannan Zhang, Avi Matarasso, Ian Heck,Huijie Li, Wei Lu, Glenn Phaup, Yixin Wu, Zhengyan Weng, He Sun, Zan Gao,Xincheng Zhang, Stefan Sandberg, Dilruba Parvin, Elena Seaholm, Syed Kamrul Islam, Xueju Wang, Paul E. M. Phillips, Daniel C. Castro, Shinghua Ding, De-Pei Li, Michael R. Bruchas, Yi Zhang*, multimodal neural probes, submitted, 2021.

34. Huijie Li, Jie Yang, Guangfu Wu, Zhengyan Weng, Yang Song, Jeffrey A. Vanegas, Lori Avery, Zan Gao, He Sun, Kevin D. Dieckhaus, Xue Gao*, and Yi Zhang*, CRISPR biosensing, in review, 2021.

33. Shao-Hao Lu, Mohamadmahdi Samandari, Caihong Li, Huijie Li, Dongjin Song*, Yi Zhang*, Ali Tamayol*, and Xueju Wang*, Wound healing, in revision, 2021.

32. Sara Asgari,  Rajiv Dhital, S. Ali Aghvami, Azlin Mustapha, Yi Zhang, Mengshi Lin, SERS chip for food safety, in review, 2021.

31. Yang, J., Song, Y., Vanegas, J. A., You, Z., Weng, Z., Avery, L., Dieckhaus, K.D. Gao, Y.*, Zhang, Y.*, Gao, X.*, CRISPR biosensing, in revision, 2021.

30. H. Sun,  R.  Li, H. Li, Z. Weng, G. Wu, P.  Kerns, S. L. Suib, X.  Wang, Y. Zhang*, Bioinspired oil-infused slippery surfaces with water and ion barrier properties, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2021, 13, 28, 33464–33476. ACS AMI

29. G. Wu,…, Y. Zhang*,  multimodal neural probes, Nature Communications, in revision. 

28. Asgari, G. Wu; S. A. Aghvami, Y. Zhang, M. Lin, “Optimisation using the finite element method of a filter-based microfluidic SERS sensor for detection of multiple pesticides in strawberry”, Food Additives & Contaminants: Part A, 2021,  38 (4), 646-658. 

27. H. Li, G. Wu, Z. Weng, H. Sun, R. Nistala, and Y. Zhang*, “Microneedle-Based Potentiometric Sensing System for Continuous Monitoring of Multiple Electrolytes in Skin Interstitial Fluids”, ACS Sensors  202166, 2181-2190.


26. F. Cui, Y. Yue, Y. Zhang, Z. Zhang, H. S. Zhou, “Advancing biosensors with machine learning”, ACS Sensors2020, 5, 11, 3346–3364.

25. S Asgari, L Sun, J Lin, Z Weng, G Wu, Y Zhang, M Lin, “ Nanofibrillar cellulose/Au@ Ag nanoparticle nanocomposite as a SERS substrate for detection of paraquat and thiram in lettuce”, Microchimica Acta 187 (7), 1-11, 2020.

24. He Sun, Zhengyan Weng, Sara Asgari, Guangfu Wu, Huijie Li, Mengshi Lin, Yi Zhang*, “ Effect of surface-active impurities on the formation of emulsions”, Langmuir, in revision.

23. Wang, R. Feiner, H. Luan, Q. Zhang, S. Zhao, Y. Zhang, M. Han, Y. Li, R. Sun, H. J. E. M. L. Wang, Three-dimensional electronic scaffolds for monitoring and regulation of multifunctional hybrid tissues, Extreme Mechanics Letters, 2020, 100634.

22. Y. Han, Y. Zhang, H. Kim, W. Ren, M. V. Centeno, A. L. Guedea1, V. S. Grayson, Y. Wu, P. Gutruf, D. J. Surmeier, C. Gao, M. Martina, A. V. Apkarian, J. A Rogers, J. Radulovic, “Excitatory VTA to DH projections provide a valence signal to memory circuitsNature Communications, 2020,11 (1), 1-14.


21. Yi Zhang, John A. Rogers, et al. “Battery-free, fully implantable optofluidic cuff system for wireless optogenetic and pharmacological neuromodulation of peripheral nerves” Science Advances , 2019; 5 : eaaw5296.

20. Y. Zhang, H. Guo, S. B. Kim, Y. Wu, D. Ostojich, S. H. Park, X. Wang, R. Li, A. Bandodkar, Y. Sekine, Z. Weng, J. Choi, S. Xu, S. Quaggin, R. Ghaffari and J. A. Rogers “Passive, non-pharmacological sweat collection and analysis using a skin-interfaced, soft microfluidic system with colorimetric biomarker assays relevant to kidney disorders, Lab on a Chip, 2019, 19, 1545-1555.

19. Yi Zhang, Daniel Castro, Michael Bruchas, John A. Rogers, et al. “Battery-free, lightweight, injectable microsystem for in vivo wireless pharmacology and optogeneticsProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 2019,

18. Sook H. Park, Yi Zhang, John A. Rogers, Lorenzo Gallon. “Recent advances of biosensors for hypertension and nephrology Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension, 2019, 28 (4), 390-396.

17. Yuan Han, Yi Zhang, John A. Rogers, Jelena Radulovic, et al.  “Valenced context memories drive behavior” Nature Communications (In Press).

16. Di Lu, Tzu-Li Liu, Jan-Kai Chang, Dongsheng Peng, Yi Zhang, Jiho Shin, Tao Hang, Wubin Bai, Quansan Yang, and John A. Rogers  “Transient Light Emitting Diodes Constructed from Semiconductors and Transparent Conductors Degradable Under Physiological ConditionsAdvanced Materials, 2019, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201902739.

15. Y. Liu†, X.J. Wang†, Y.M. Xu, Z.G. Xu, Y. Zhang, X. Ning, X. Cheng, Y.G Xue, D. Lu, Q.H. Zhang, F. Zhang, J.X. Liu, X.G. Guo, K.C. Hwang, Y.G. Huang, J.A. Rogers, Y.H. Zhang. “Harnessing the interface mechanics of hard films and soft substrates for 3D assembly by controlled bucklingProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)

14. Xueju Wang,† Ron Feiner,† Haiwen Luan,† Qihui Zhang, Shiwei Zhao, Yi Zhang, Rujie Sun, Heling Wang, Xiaogang Guo, Assaf Shapira,Yihui Zhang, Yonggang Huang, Tal Dvir, and John A. Rogers. “Three-Dimensional Electronic Scaffolds for Monitoring and Regulation of Multifunctional Hybrid Tissues” Advanced Materials (in revision).


13. S. B. Kim†, Y. Zhang† (co-first author), S. M. Won, A. J. Bandodkar, Y. Sekine, Y. Xue, S. W. Harshman, J. A. Martin, J. M. Park, T. R. Ray, K. E. Crawford, J. Koo, J. Yoon, J. H. Kim, J. Kim, K. T. Lee, R. L. Pitsch, C. C. Grigsby, J. Choi, Y. Chen, A. Koh, J. S. Ha, Y. Huang, S. Xu, S. W. Kim, J. A. Rogers, “Super-absorbent polymer valves and colorimetric chemistries for time-sequenced discrete sampling and chloride analysis of sweat via skin-mounted soft microfluidics,” Small , 2018 14(12), 1703334.

Highlighted on Advanced Science News

12. X.J. Wang†, X.G. Guo†, J.L. Ye†, N. Zheng, P. Kohli, Y. Zhang, Z.Q. Xie, H.W. Luan, D. Choi, K.W. Nan, Q.H. Zhang, Y.M. Xu, X.W. Shan, W.B. Bai, Z.Z. Wang, B.H. Kim, H. Jang, F. Zhang, Y.J. Ma, Z. Xu, X. Feng, T. Xie, Y.G. Huang, Y.H. Zhang, J.A. Rogers. “3D Mesostructures, Functional Devices and Shape-Programmable Systems based on Mechanically Induced Assembly with Shape Memory Polymers,” Advanced Materials, 2018, 1805615.

11. S. B. Kim, K. Lee, M. S. Raj, B. Lee, J. T. Reeder, J. Koo, A. Fargette, A. J. Bandodkar, S. M. Won, Y. Serkine, J. Choi, Y. Zhang, J. Yoon, B. H. Kim, Y. Yun, S. Lee, J. Shin, J. Kim, R. Ghaffari, and J. A. Rogers,  “Soft, skin-interfaced microfluidic systems with wireless, battery-free electronics for digital, real-time tracking of sweat loss and electrolyte composition,” Small, DOI: 10.1002/smll.201802876.

10. Y. Sekine, S.B. Kim, Y. Zhang, A.J. Bandodkar, S. Xu, J. Choi, M. Irie, T.R. Ray, P. Kohli, N. Kozai, T. Sugita, Y. Wu, K.H. Lee, K.-T. Lee, R. Ghaffari and J.A. Rogers, “A fluorometric skin-interfaced microfluidic device and smartphone imaging module for in situ quantitative analysis of sweat chemistry,” Lab on a Chip 18, 2178-2186 (2018).

9. X. Ning†, X.J. Wang†, Y. Zhang, X.G. Yu, D.W. Choi, N. Zheng, D.S. Kim, Y.G Huang, Y.H. Zhang, J.A. Rogers. “Assembly of advanced materials into three-dimensional functional structures by methods inspired by origami and kirigami: a review, Advanced Materials Interfaces,  2018, 1800284.

8. S. Wang, Y. Zhang, J. C. Meredith, S. H. Behrens, M. K. Tripathi, K.C. Sahu, “The dynamics of rising oilcoated bubbles: Experiments and simulations,Soft Matter, 2018,14, 2724-2734.

2017 and before

7. Y. Zhang, S. Wang, J. Zhou, G. Benz, S. Tcheimou, R. Zhao, S. H. Behrens, J. C. Meredith, “Capillary foams: formation stages and effects of process parameters, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2017, 56 (34): 9533–9540.

6. Y. Zhang†, S. Wang†, J. Zhou, R. Zhao, G. Benz, S. Tcheimou, J. C. Meredith, S. H. Behrens, “Interfacial activity of non-amphiphilic particles in fluid-fluid interfaces,” Langmuir , 2017, 33 (18):4511–4519.

5. Z. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Z. Lin, A. Mulyadi, W. Mu, Y. Deng, “Butyric anhydride modified lignin and its water-oil interfacial properties,” Chemical Engineering Science, 2017, 165:55-64.

4. W. Guan, Yi Zhang, “Application of microfluidic technique in drug delivery, Nano LIFE, 2016, 1642009.

3. Y. Zhang, A. Shitta, J. C. Meredith, S. H. Behrens, “Bubble meets droplet: particle-assisted reconfiguration of wetting morphologies in colloidal multiphase systems,” Small , 2016, 12(24):3309-3319.

Waldemar T. Ziegler Award for Best Paper (one recipient per year), Georgia Tech, 2015.

2. Y. Zhang, M. C. Allen, R. Zhao, D. D. Deheyn, S. H. Behrens, J. C. Meredith, “Capillary foams: stabilization and functionalization of porous liquids and solids, Langmuir , 2015, 31(9): 2669-2676.

1. Y. Zhang, J. Wu, H. Wang, J. C. Meredith, S. H. Behrens, “Stabilization of liquid foams through the synergistic action of particles and an immiscible liquid,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition , 2014, 126(49): 13603-13607.

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