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Yong Chen

Yong Chen, Ph.D.
(UC Berkeley, 1996)

(310) 206-2453

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Areas of Interest
Nanofabrication. Nanoscale electronic materials and devices. Micro-Nano electronic/optical/bio/mechanical systems. Ultra-scale spatial and temporal characterization.


  • Zhang, L., Lai, Q., and Chen, Y., “Configurable Neural Phase Shifter With Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity,” IEEE Electron Device Letters, 31, 716-718, 2010.
  • Stuart, C., Park, H.-K., and Chen, Y., “Fabrication of a 3D Nanoscale Crossbar Circuit by Nanotransfer-Printing Lithography,” Small, 6(15), 1663-1668, 2010.
  • Ahn Y.S., Kim, K., Park, H.K., Hahn, H.T., and Chen, Y., “Functionalized Carbon Nanotube Networks with Field-Tunable Bandgaps,” Advanced Materials, 23(27), 3075-3079, 2011
  • Schopf E., Liu, Y., Deng, J.C, Yang, S., Chengb G., and Chen, Y., “Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Detection Via Rolling Circle Amplification,” Analytical Methods, 3(2), 267-273, 2011.
  • Lei, Y., Huang, S., Sharif-Kashani, P., Chen, Y., Kavehpour, P., and Segura, T., “Incorporation of Active DNA/Cationic Polymer Polyplexes into Hydrogel Scaffolds,” Biomaterials, 31(34), 9106-9116, 2010.
  • Galatsis, K., Wang, K.L., Ozkan, M., Ozkan, C.S., Huang, J.P., Monbouquette, H.G., Chen, Y., Nealey, P., Botros, Y., “Patterning and templating for nanoelectronics,” Advanced Materials, vol. 22, issue 6, pp. 769-778, 20 November 2009.
  • Qiaxi, L., Lei, L., Zhiyong, L., Stickle, W.F., Williams, R.S., and Chen,.Y., “Analog memory capacitor based on fieldconfigurable ion-doped poymers,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 95, issue 21, pp. 213503-213503-3, 25 November 2009.
  • Schopf, E.-, Chen, Y., “Attomole DNA detection assay via rolling circle amplification and single molecule detection,” Analytical Biochemistry, vol. 397, issue 1, pp. 115-117, 1 February 2010.
  • Lai, Q., Zhang, L., Stickle, W.F., Williams, R.S., and Chen, Y., “Ionic/electronic hybrid materials integrated in a synaptic transistor with signal processing and learning functions,” Advanced Materials, vol. 22, issue , pp. 1-6, 5 May 2010.
  • Fung, A.O., Kapadia, V., Pierstorff, E., Ho, D., & Chen, Y., “Induction of Cell Death by Magnetic Actuation of Nickel Nanowires Internalized by Fibroblasts,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 112, issue 39, pp. 15085-15088, September 2008.


  • 2017 ASME Fellow