Selected Publications

250 refereed publications, see complete list at Google Scholar.

Roles of entropic and solvent damping forces in the dynamics of polymer tethered nanoparticles and implications for single molecule sensing
G Ma, Z Wan, H Zhu, N Tao
Chemical Science, 2020

Integrating Electrochemical and Colorimetric Sensors with a Webcam Readout for Multiple Gas Detection
X Qin, J Yu, M Jiao, X Shan, X Xian, D Wang, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 92 (1), 799-805

Systems and Methods for Non-Contact Tracking and Analysis of Physical Activity Using Imaging
N Tao, Y Yang
US Patent App. 16/059,904

Single-molecule level control of host-guest interactions in metallocycle-C 60 complexes
JH Tang, Y Li, Q Wu, Z Wang, S Hou, K Tang, Y Sun, H Wang, H Wang, …
Nature communications 10 (1), 1-9

Quantifying Ligand–Protein Binding Kinetics with Self-Assembled Nano-oscillators
G Ma, X Shan, S Wang, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 91 (21), 14149-14156

Noncontact monitoring of blood oxygen saturation using camera
N Tao, DD Shao
US Patent 10,413,226

Probing Single Molecule Binding and Free Energy Profile with Plasmonic Imaging of Nanoparticles
H Wang, Z Tang, Y Wang, G Ma, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 141 (40), 16071-16078

Plasmonic imaging and detection of single DNA molecules
N Tao, H Yu, X Shan, S Wang
US Patent App. 10/408,757 41

Specific, reversible, and wide-dynamic range sensor for real time detection of carbon dioxide
E Forzani, N Tao, D Zhao, F Tsow
US Patent App. 16/279,698

Systems and methods for computer monitoring of remote photoplethysmography based on chromaticity in a converted color space
N Tao, Y Yang
US Patent App. 16/335,480

Optical tracking of nanometer-scale cellular membrane deformation associated with single vesicle release
F Zhang, Y Guan, Y Yang, A Hunt, S Wang, HY Chen, N Tao
ACS sensors 4 (8), 2205-2212

Plasmonic Measurement of Electron Transfer between a Single Metal Nanoparticle and an Electrode through a Molecular Layer
R Liu, X Shan, H Wang, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 141 (29), 11694-11699

Rapid Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing of Patient Urine Samples Using Large Volume Free-Solution Light Scattering Microscopy
M Mo, Y Yang, F Zhang, W Jing, R Iriya, J Popovich, S Wang, T Grys, …
Analytical chemistry 91 (15), 10164-10171

Antibiotic susceptibility testing via plasmonic imaging and tracking
N Tao, K Syal
US Patent App. 16/270,312

Plasmonic imaging of subcellular electromechanical deformation in mammalian cells
Y Yang, X Liu, S Wang, N Tao
Journal of Biomedical Optics 24 (6), 066007

Light controlled configurable colorimetric sensing array
J Yu, X Qin, D Wang, C Lin, X Xian, N Tao
Analytical chemistry

Developing a Low-Cost Wearable Personal Exposure Monitor for Studying Respiratory Diseases using Metal Oxide Sensors
KR Mallires, D Wang, VV Tipparaju, N Tao
IEEE Sensors Journal

Development and application of a high-content virion display human GPCR array
GD Syu, SC Wang, G Ma, S Liu, D Pearce, A Prakash, B Henson, …
Nature communications 10 (1), 1997

Challenges and Promises of Metal Oxide Nanosensors
N Tao
ACS sensors 4 (4), 780-780

Gate controlling of quantum interference and direct observation of anti-resonances in single molecule charge transport
Y Li, M Buerkle, G Li, A Rostamian, H Wang, Z Wang, DR Bowler, …
Nature materials 18 (4), 357

Label-free quantification of small molecule interactions with membrane proteins in single cells by mechanical amplification
F Zhang, W Jing, A Hunt, Y Yang, S Wang, N Tao
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 257

Method and apparatus for continuous gas monitoring using micro-colorimetric sensing and optical tracking of color spatial distribution
N Tao, D Wang, C Lin
US Patent App. 16/142,463

Systems and methods for non-contact monitoring of ballistocardiogram, photoplethysmogram, blood pressure and abnormal heart rhythm
N Tao, DD Shao
US Patent App. 16/083,052

Transition from stochastic events to deterministic ensemble average in electron transfer reactions revealed by single-molecule conductance measurement
Y Li, H Wang, Z Wang, Y Qiao, J Ulstrup, HY Chen, G Zhou, N Tao
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116 (9), 3407-3412

Specific, reversible, and wide-dynamic range sensor for real time detection of carbon dioxide
E Forzani, N Tao, D Zhao, F Tsow
US Patent App. 10/209,232

Optical Imaging of Charges with Atomically Thin Molybdenum Disulfide
H Zhu, F Zhang, H Wang, Z Lu, H Chen, J Li, N Tao
ACS nano 13 (2), 2298-2306

Optical imaging of single protein size, charge, mobility, binding and conformational change
G Ma, H Zhu, Z Wan, Y Yang, S Wang, N Tao
bioRxiv, 505404

Micro Quartz Tuning Fork-Based PM2.5 Sensor for Personal Exposure Monitoring
X Qin, X Xian, Y Deng, D Wang, F Tsow, E Forzani, N Tao
IEEE Sensors Journal 19 (7), 2482-2489 1 2018

Potential Dependence of Mechanical Stability and Electronic Coupling of Single S–Au Bonds
H Wang, Z Wang, Y Wang, J Hihath, HY Chen, Y Li, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 140 (51), 18074-18081 1 2018

Interferometric plasmonic imaging and detection of single exosomes
Y Yang, G Shen, H Wang, H Li, T Zhang, N Tao, X Ding, H Yu
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115 (41), 10275-10280 7 2018

Chemical Sensing in Real Time with Plants Using a Webcam
X Qin, Y Zhu, J Yu, X Xian, C Liu, Y Yang, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 90 (21), 13030-13035

Measuring ligand binding kinetics to membrane proteins using virion nano-oscillators
G Ma, GD Syu, X Shan, B Henson, S Wang, PJ Desai, H Zhu, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 140 (36), 11495-11501 1 2018

Tracking Personal Health-Environment Interaction with Novel Mobile Sensing Devices
Y Deng, NY Liu, F Tsow, X Xian, R Krajmalnik-Brown, N Tao, E Forzani
Sensors 18 (8), 2670 1 2018

A Miniaturized Particulate Matter Sensing Platform Based on CMOS Imager and Real-Time Image Processing
Z Du, F Tsow, D Wang, N Tao
IEEE sensors journal 18 (18), 7421-7428

First Impact Factor for ACS Sensors – 5.711
JJ Gooding, A Mazur, M Merkx, S Kelley, N Tao, YT Long, E Bakker, …
ACS sensors 3 (7), 1218-1219

System and Method for Small Molecule Detection
N Tao
US Patent App. 15/709,032

Label-free detection of small and large molecule interactions, and activities in biological systems
N Tao, Y Guan
US Patent App. 15/878,277

System and method for non-contact monitoring of physiological parameters
N Tao, DD Shao
US Patent App. 15/826,224 1 2018

What Are the Basic Elements of a Novel Sensor Paper?
N Tao
ACS sensors 3 (4), 742-742

Phenotypic antimicrobial susceptibility testing with deep learning video microscopy
H Yu, W Jing, R Iriya, Y Yang, K Syal, M Mo, TE Grys, SE Haydel, S Wang, …
Analytical chemistry 90 (10), 6314-6322 11 2018

Mouthpiece for accurate detection of exhaled NO
E Forzani, N Tao, X Xian, F Tsow
US Patent 9,931,055

Gradient-Based Colorimetric Sensors for Continuous Gas Monitoring
C Lin, Y Zhu, J Yu, X Qin, X Xian, F Tsow, ES Forzani, D Wang, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 90 (8), 5375-5380 6 2018

Charge splitters and charge transport junctions based on guanine quadruplexes
R Sha, L Xiang, C Liu, A Balaeff, Y Zhang, P Zhang, Y Li, DN Beratan, …
Nature nanotechnology 13 (4), 316 8 2018

Imaging action potential in single mammalian neurons by tracking the accompanying sub-nanometer mechanical motion
Y Yang, XW Liu, H Wang, H Yu, Y Guan, S Wang, N Tao
ACS nano 12 (5), 4186-4193 12 2018

Label-free detection of small and large molecule interactions, and activities in biological systems
N Tao, Y Guan
US Patent 9,909,993

Label-Free Quantification of Small-Molecule Binding to Membrane Proteins on Single Cells by Tracking Nanometer-Scale Cellular Membrane Deformation
F Zhang, W Jing, A Hunt, H Yu, Y Yang, S Wang, HY Chen, N Tao
ACS nano 12 (2), 2056-2064

An Exciting Year Ahead for ACS Sensors
JJ Gooding, A Mazur, M Sailor, M Merkx, S Kelley, N Tao, Y Long, …
ACS sensors 3 (1), 1-2

High performance colorimetric carbon monoxide sensor for continuous personal exposure monitoring
C Lin, X Xian, X Qin, D Wang, F Tsow, E Forzani, N Tao
ACS sensors 3 (2), 327-333 12 2018

Oxygen Sensing Based on the Yellowing of Newspaper
J Yu, X Qin, X Xian, N Tao
ACS sensors 3 (1), 160-166 2 2018

Time-resolved digital immunoassay for rapid and sensitive quantitation of procalcitonin with plasmonic imaging
W Jing, Y Wang, Y Yang, Y Wang, G Ma, S Wang, N Tao
bioRxiv, 483347

Evaluation of a Thermal-Based Flow Meter for Assessment of Mobile Resting Metabolic Rate Measures
NY Liu, Y Deng, F Tsow, D Bridgeman, X Xian, JJ Dean, JL Wilson, N Tao, …
Journal of Sensors 2018 1 2018

Tracking fast cellular membrane dynamics with sub-nm accuracy in the normal direction
H Yu, Y Yang, Y Yang, F Zhang, S Wang, N Tao
Nanoscale 10 (11), 5133-5139

Real-Time Simultaneous Separation and Detection of Chemicals Using Integrated Microcolumn and Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging Micro-GC
Z Du, F Tsow, D Wang, N Tao
IEEE sensors journal 18 (4), 1351-1357

Real-time detection of antibiotic activity by measuring nanometer-scale bacterial deformation
R Iriya, K Syal, W Jing, M Mo, H Yu, SE Haydel, S Wang, N Tao
Journal of biomedical optics 22 (12), 126002

Should there be minimum information reporting standards for sensors?
JJ Gooding, E Bakker, S Kelley, Y Long, M Merkx, M Sailor, N Tao
ACS sensors 2 (10), 1377-1379

Mechanical stretching-induced electron-transfer reactions and conductance switching in single molecules
Y Li, NL Haworth, L Xiang, S Ciampi, ML Coote, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (41), 14699-14706

Intermittent photocatalytic activity of single CdS nanoparticles
Y Fang, Z Li, Y Jiang, X Wang, HY Chen, N Tao, W Wang
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114 (40), 10566-10571

Study of the effect of mobile indirect calorimeter on weight management
E Forzani, C Stump, NJ Tao, Y Abidov, D Jackemeyer, K Herbst
Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 13 (10), S88

System and method for small molecule detection
N Tao
US Patent 9,772,305

August 2017: Two Years of Submissions
JJ Gooding, E Bakker, S Kelley, Y Long, M Merkx, M Sailor, N Tao, …
ACS sensors 2 (8), 1068-1069

Rapid Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing of Uropathogenic E. coli by Tracking Submicron Scale Motion of Single Bacterial Cells
K Syal, S Shen, Y Yang, S Wang, SE Haydel, N Tao
ACS sensors 2 (8), 1231-1239

Inside Back Cover: Plasmonic‐Based Electrochemical Impedance Imaging of Electrical Activities in Single Cells (Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 30/2017)
XW Liu, Y Yang, W Wang, S Wang, M Gao, J Wu, N Tao
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 56 (30), 8903-8903

Innenrücktitelbild: Plasmonic‐Based Electrochemical Impedance Imaging of Electrical Activities in Single Cells (Angew. Chem. 30/2017)
XW Liu, Y Yang, W Wang, S Wang, M Gao, J Wu, N Tao
Angewandte Chemie 129 (30), 9029-9029

Plasmonic‐based electrochemical impedance imaging of electrical activities in single cells
XW Liu, Y Yang, W Wang, S Wang, M Gao, J Wu, N Tao
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 56 (30), 8855-8859

Non-Contact Simultaneous Photoplethysmogram and Ballistocardiogram Video Recording towards Real-Time Blood Pressure and Abnormal Heart Rhythm Monitoring
D Shao, Y Yang, F Tsow, C Liu, N Tao
2017 12th IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face & Gesture …

Fast Electrochemical and Plasmonic Detection Reveals Multitime Scale Conformational Gating of Electron Transfer in Cytochrome c
Y Wang, H Wang, Y Chen, Y Wang, HY Chen, X Shan, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (21), 7244-7249

Noncontact monitoring of blood oxygen saturation using camera
N Tao, DD Shao
US Patent App. 15/337,947

Noncontact spirometry with a webcam
C Liu, Y Yang, F Tsow, D Shao, N Tao
Journal of biomedical optics 22 (5), 057002

Reflecting on How ACS Sensors Can Help Advance the Field of Sensing
JJ Gooding, YT Long, N Tao, S Kelley, M Merkx, M Sailor, E Bakker, …
ACS sensors 2 (4), 455-456

Label-Free detection of small molecule-membrane protein binding kinetics using self-assembled nano-oscillators
G Ma, X Shan, S Wang, N Tao
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 253

Electrochemical gate-controlled conductance switching in DNA via STM break junction technique
L Xiang, J Palma, Y Li, V Mujica, M Ratner, N Tao
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 253

Adding New Senses to Your Cell Phone: Opportunities for Gas Sensing
N Tao
ACS sensors 2 (3), 317-317

Corrigendum: Intermediate tunnelling–hopping regime in DNA charge transport
L Xiang, JL Palma, C Bruot, V Mujica, MA Ratner, N Tao
Nature chemistry 9 (3), 295

Integrated optoelectrochemical sensor for nitrogen oxides in gaseous samples
N Tao, E Forzani, RA Iglesias
US Patent 9,581,561

Achieving high spatial resolution surface plasmon resonance microscopy with image reconstruction
H Yu, X Shan, S Wang, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 89 (5), 2704-2707

Gate-controlled conductance switching in DNA
L Xiang, JL Palma, Y Li, V Mujica, MA Ratner, N Tao
Nature communications 8, 14471

Antibiotic susceptibility testing via plasmonic imaging and tracking
N Tao, K Syal
US Patent App. 15/223,365

Determining electrochemical surface stress of single nanowires
H Wang, X Shan, H Yu, Y Wang, W Schmickler, HY Chen, N Tao
Angewandte Chemie 129 (8), 2164-2167

Integrated microarray printing and detection system for molecular binding analysis
N Tao, S Wang
US Patent App. 15/204,738

Welcome to the First Anniversary Issue of ACS Sensors
JJ Gooding, E Bakker, Y Long, N Tao, S Kelley, M Merkx, M Sailor, …
ACS sensors 2 (1), 1-2

Plasmonic imaging of surface electrochemical reactions of single gold nanowires
Y Wang, X Shan, H Wang, S Wang, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (4), 1376-1379

The orbital selection rule for molecular conductance as manifested in tetraphenyl-based molecular junctions
M Bürkle, L Xiang, G Li, A Rostamian, T Hines, S Guo, G Zhou, N Tao, …
Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (8), 2989-2993

Study of the effect of mobile indirect calorimeter on weight management
C Stump, D Jackemeyer, Y Abidov, K Herbst, N Tao, E Forzani
Glob J Obes Diabetes Metab Syndr 4 (2), 044-050

Current and emerging techniques for antibiotic susceptibility tests
K Syal, M Mo, H Yu, R Iriya, W Jing, S Guodong, S Wang, TE Grys, …
Theranostics 7 (7), 1795

Plasmonics-Based Electrochemical Current and Impedance Imaging
X Shan, Y Wang, N Tao
Advances in Electrochemical Science and Engineering,

Measuring the Spin‐Polarization Power of a Single Chiral Molecule
AC Aragonès, E Medina, M Ferrer‐Huerta, N Gimeno, M Teixidó, …
Small 13 (2), 1602519

Optical Imaging of Phase Transition and Li-Ion Diffusion Kinetics of Single LiCoO2 Nanoparticles During Electrochemical CyclingD Jiang, Y Jiang, Z Li, T Liu, X Wo, Y Fang, N Tao, W Wang, HY Chen
Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (1), 186-192

Pauli Repulsion-Induced Expansion and Electromechanical Properties of GrapheneH Wang, X Shan, HY Chen, N Tao
Nano letters 17 (1), 236-241

A novel wireless wearable volatile organic compound (VOC) monitoring device with disposable sensorsY Deng, C Chen, X Xian, F Tsow, G Verma, R McConnell, S Fruin, N Tao, …
Sensors 16 (12), 2060

Label-Free Imaging of Histamine Mediated G Protein-Coupled Receptors Activation in Live CellsJ Lu, Y Yang, W Wang, J Li, N Tao, S Wang
Analytical chemistry 88 (23), 11498-11503

Appling plasmonics based electrochemical microscopy to thin-layer electrochemistryYC Chao, X Shan, N Tao
Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 781, 161-165

Motion robust remote photoplethysmography in CIELab color spaceY Yang, C Liu, H Yu, D Shao, F Tsow, N Tao

Specific, reversible, and wide-dynamic range sensor for real time detection of carbon dioxideE Forzani, N Tao, D Zhao, F Tsow
US Patent App. 15/104,668

Plasmonic imaging and detection of single dna moleculesN Tao, H Yu, X Shan, S Wang
US Patent App. 15/038,629

Engineering nanometre-scale coherence in soft matterC Liu, L Xiang, Y Zhang, P Zhang, DN Beratan, Y Li, N Tao
Nature chemistry 8 (10), 941

Plasmonic imaging of electrochemical reactions of single nanoparticlesY Fang, H Wang, H Yu, X Liu, W Wang, HY Chen, NJ Tao
Accounts of chemical research 49 (11), 2614-2624

Measuring the number concentration of arbitrarily-shaped gold nanoparticles with surface plasmon resonance microscopyX Wo, Y Luo, N Tao, W Wang, HY Chen
Science China Chemistry 59 (7), 843-847

Simultaneous monitoring of ballistocardiogram and photoplethysmogram using a cameraD Shao, F Tsow, C Liu, Y Yang, N Tao
IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 64 (5), 1003-1010

Sensing Chemicals in Gas Phase–Addressing an Unmet NeedN Tao, Y Long, JJ Gooding
ACS Sensors 1 (5), 460-461

Device and method for breath analysis using acoustic resonance flow rateN Tao, F Tsow, A Rai
US Patent 9,347,932

Thermoelectric effect and its dependence on molecular length and sequence in single DNA moleculesY Li, L Xiang, JL Palma, Y Asai, N Tao
Nature communications 7, 11294

Plasmonic imaging of cellular processesNJ Tao
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 251

Detecting small molecule-membrane protein binding kinetics with optical fibersNJ Tao
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 251

Organic chemistry: Reactions triggered electricallyL Xiang, NJ Tao
Nature 531 (7592), 38

What Should an ACS Sensors Paper Look Like?JJ Gooding, S Kelley, E Bakker, Y Long, N Tao
ACS Sensors 1 (2), 102-103

Systems and Methods for Non-Contact Tracking and Analysis of Physical ActivityN Tao, Y Yang
US Patent App. 14/823,364

Particle pollution estimation based on image analysisC Liu, F Tsow, Y Zou, N Tao
PloS one 11 (2), e0145955

Determining the absolute concentration of nanoparticles without calibration factor by visualizing the dynamic processes of interfacial adsorptionX Wo, Z Li, Y Jiang, M Li, Y Su, W Wang, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 88 (4), 2380-2385

Study of small-molecule–membrane protein binding kinetics with nanodisc and charge-sensitive optical detectionG Ma, Y Guan, S Wang, H Xu, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 88 (4), 2375-2379

Welcome to ACS SensorsJJ Gooding, SO Kelley, E Bakker, Y Long, N Tao, AI Mazur
ACS Sensors 1 (1), 1-2

Remote quantification of workout energy expenditure with a cell phone cameraY Yang, C Liu, F Tsow, D Shao, H Yu, S Xia, N Tao
IEEE Sensors Journal 16 (23), 8263-8270

Imaging local electric field distribution by plasmonic impedance microscopyY Wang, X Shan, S Wang, N Tao, PY Blanchard, K Hu, MV Mirkin
Analytical chemistry 88 (3), 1547-1552

Non-exponential length dependence of conductance in iodide-terminated oligothiophene single-molecule tunneling junctionsL Xiang, T Hines, JL Palma, X Lu, V Mujica, MA Ratner, G Zhou, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 138 (2), 679-687

Electrochemistry of single nanoparticles: General discussionT Albrecht, J MacPherson, O Magnussen, D Fermin, R Crooks, J Gooding, …
Faraday discussions 193, 387-413

From single cells to single molecules: general discussionJ Gooding, O Magnussen, D Fermin, R Crooks, F Kanoufi, W Schuhmann, …
Faraday discussions 193, 141-170

Portable metabolic analyzer system
F Tsow, X Xian, E Forzani, N Tao
US Patent App. 14/761,732

Note: An automated image analysis method for high-throughput classification of surface-bound bacterial cell motions
S Shen, K Syal, N Tao, S Wang
Review of Scientific Instruments 86 (12), 126104

Antimicrobial susceptibility test with plasmonic imaging and tracking of single bacterial motions on nanometer scale
K Syal, R Iriya, Y Yang, H Yu, S Wang, SE Haydel, HY Chen, N Tao
ACS nano 10 (1), 845-852

Acetone as biomarker for ketosis buildup capability-a study in healthy individuals under combined high fat and starvation diets
A Prabhakar, A Quach, H Zhang, M Terrera, D Jackemeyer, X Xian, …
Nutrition journal 14 (1), 41

Quantification of protein interaction kinetics in a micro droplet
LL Yin, SP Wang, XN Shan, ST Zhang, NJ Tao
Review of Scientific Instruments 86 (11), 114101

Tuning the electromechanical properties of single DNA molecular junctions
C Bruot, L Xiang, JL Palma, Y Li, N Tao
Journal of the American Chemical Society 137 (43), 13933-13937

Skin mechanical properties and hydration measured with mobile phone camera
C Liu, F Tsow, D Shao, Y Yang, R Iriya, N Tao
IEEE Sensors Journal 16 (4), 924-930

Imaging local heating and thermal diffusion of nanomaterials with plasmonic thermal microscopy
Z Chen, X Shan, Y Guan, S Wang, JJ Zhu, N Tao
ACS nano 9 (12), 11574-11581

Kinetics of small molecule interactions with membrane proteins in single cells measured with mechanical amplification
Y Guan, X Shan, F Zhang, S Wang, HY Chen, N Tao
Science advances 1 (9), e1500633

Mapping local quantum capacitance and charged impurities in graphene via plasmonic impedance imaging
X Shan, S Chen, H Wang, Z Chen, Y Guan, Y Wang, S Wang, HY Chen, …
Advanced Materials 27 (40), 6213-6219

Noncontact monitoring of blood oxygen saturation using camera and dual-wavelength imaging system
D Shao, C Liu, F Tsow, Y Yang, Z Du, R Iriya, H Yu, N Tao
IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 63 (6), 1091-1098

Quantification of epidermal growth factor receptor expression level and binding kinetics on cell surfaces by surface plasmon resonance imaging
F Zhang, S Wang, L Yin, Y Yang, Y Guan, W Wang, H Xu, N Tao
Analytical chemistry 87 (19), 9960-9965

Piezoresistivity in single DNA molecules
C Bruot, JL Palma, L Xiang, V Mujica, MA Ratner, N Tao
Nature communications 6, 8032

Measuring Binding Kinetics of Antibody‐Conjugated Gold Nanoparticles with Intact Cells
L Yin, Y Yang, S Wang, W Wang, S Zhang, N Tao
small 11 (31), 3782-3788

Single-Cell Tracking: Label‐Free Tracking of Single Organelle Transportation in Cells with Nanometer Precision Using a Plasmonic Imaging Technique (Small 24/)
Y Yang, H Yu, X Shan, W Wang, X Liu, S Wang, N Tao
Small 11 (24), 2877-2877

Label-free tracking of single organelle transportation in cells with nanometer precision using a plasmonic imaging technique
Y Yang, H Yu, X Shan, W Wang, X Liu, S Wang, N Tao
Small 11 (24), 2878-2884

Plamonic-Based Electrochemical Imaging of the Crystal Facets of Single Metallic Nanoparticles
Y Wang, X Shan, N Tao
Meeting Abstracts, 1727-1727

How does fluorescent labeling affect the binding kinetics of proteins with intact cells?
L Yin, W Wang, S Wang, F Zhang, S Zhang, N Tao
Biosensors and Bioelectronics 66, 412-416

Intermediate tunnelling–hopping regime in DNA charge transport
L Xiang, JL Palma, C Bruot, V Mujica, MA Ratner, N Tao
Nature chemistry 7 (3), 221 115

Real-Time Monitoring of Phosphorylation Kinetics with Self‐Assembled Nano‐oscillators
Y Fang, S Chen, W Wang, X Shan, N Tao
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 54 (8), 2538-2542

Plasmonic imaging of protein interactions with single bacterial cells
K Syal, W Wang, X Shan, S Wang, HY Chen, N Tao
Biosensors and Bioelectronics 63, 131-137

Systems and methods for integrated electrochemical and electrical detection
N Tao, E Forzani
US Patent 8,926,822

Personalized indirect calorimeter for energy expenditure (EE) measurement
X Xian, A Quach, D Bridgeman, F Tsow, E Forzani, N Tao
Glob. J. Obes. Diabetes Metab. Syndr 2, 4-8 13

Intermediate tunnelling–hopping regime in DNA charge transport
N Tao

A wearable sensing system for assessment of exposures to environmental volatile organic compounds
C Chen, F Tsow, X Xian, E Forzani, N Tao, R Tsui
Mobile Health Technologies, 201-211

C. Bruot, L. Xiang, J.L. Palma, N.J. Tao, Effect of Mechanical Stretching on DNA Conductance, ACS Nano, 9, 88-94(2014).

D. Shao, Y. Yang, C. Liu, F. Tsow, H. Yu, N.J. Tao, Non-contact monitoring breathing pattern, exhalation flow rate and pulse transit time, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 61, 2760- 2767(2014).

W.Wang, L.L. Yin, Laura G-M, S.P. Wang, X.B. Yu, S. Eaton, S.T. Zhang, H-Y. Chen, J. LaBaer, N.J. Tao, In situ drug-receptor binding kinetics in single cells: a quantitative label-free study of anti-tumor drug resistance, Scientific reports, 4, 1-7(2014).

Hui Yu, Xiaonan Shan, Shaopeng Wang, Hongyuan Chen, and N.J. Tao, Molecular Scale Origin of Surface Plasmon Resonance Biosensors, Analytical chemistry, 86, 8992-8997 (2014).

W Liang, S Wang, F Festa, P Wiktor, W Wang, M Magee, J LaBaer, N.J. Tao, Measurement of Small Molecule Binding Kinetics on a Protein Microarray by Plasmonic-based Electrochemical Impedance Imaging, Analytical chemistry 86 (19), 9860-9865 (2014).

Amlendu Prabhakar, Ashley Quach, Di Wang, Haojiong Zhang, Mirna Terrera, David Jackemeyer, Xiaojun Xian, Francis Tsow, Nongjian Tao, Erica Forzani, Breath Acetone as Biomarker for Lipid Oxidation and Early Ketone Detection, Global Journal of Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome, 2014.

Y Guan, X Shan, S Wang, P Zhang, N.J. Tao, Detection of molecular binding via charge-induced mechanical response of optical fibers, Chemical Science 5 (11), 4375-4381(2014).

Yimin Fang, Wei Wang Xiang Wo, Yashuang Luo, Shaowei Yin, Yixian Wang, Xiaonan Shan, and N.J. Tao, Plamonic imaging of electrochemical oxidation of single nanoparticles, Journal of American Chemical Society, 136, 12584-12587(2014).

Xiaonan, Shan, Ymin Fang, Shaopeng Wang, Shaopeng, Yan Guan, Hongyuan Chen, and N.J. Tao, Detection of Charges and Molecules with Self-Assembled Nano-Oscillators, Nano Lett. 14, 4151-4157(2014).

Joshua Hihath, and N.J. Tao, The role of molecule-electrode contact in single-molecule electronics, Seminconductor Science and Technology, 29, 10.1088/0268-1242/29/5/054007(2014).

Di Zhao, X.J. Xian, M. Tererra, R. Krishna, D. Miller, D. Bridgeman, K. Tao, H. Zhang, E. Forzani, and N.J. Tao, A pocket-sized metabolic analyzer for assessment of resting energy expenditure, Clinical Nutrition, 33, 341-347(2014).

Wei Wang, and N.J. Tao, Anal. Chem., Detection, Counting, and Imaging of Single Nanoparticles, Analytical Chemistry, 86, 2-14(2014).

Hui Yu, Xiaonan Shan, Shaopeng Wang, Hongyuan Chen, and N.J. Tao, Plasmonic Imaging and Detection of Single DNA Molecules, ACS Nano, 8, 3427-3433(2014).

Scott, A. Lee, N.J Tao, and Allan A. Rupprecht, A Raman scattering study of the interactions of DNA with its water of hydration, Journal of Biomolecular Structure & Dyanmics, 1337-1342(2013).

Christopher A. MacGriff, Shaopeng Wang, Ngyuen, Ly, and N.J. Tao, Four-port microfluidic flow-cell with instant sample switching Rev. Scientific Instruments. 84, 106110(2013).

Shaoyin Guo, Gang Zhou and N.J. Tao, Single Molecule Conductance, thermopower and Transition Voltage, Nano Lett., 13, 4326-4332(2013).

Chris MacGriff, Christopher, Shaopeng Wang, Peter Wiktor, Wei Wang, Xiaonan Shan, N.J. Tao, Charge-Based Detection of Small Molecules by Plasmonic-Based Electrochemical Impedance Microscopy, Anal. Chem., 85, 6682-6687(2013).

S.J. van der Molen, R. Naaman, E. Scheer, J.B. Neaton, JB., A. Nitzan, D. Natelson, N.J. Tao, H. van der Zant, M. Mayor, M. Ruben, M.Reed, M., Calame, Visions for a molecular future Nature Nano., 8, 385-389(2013).

Cheng Chen, Francis Tsow, Katherine Driggs Campbell, Rodrigo Iglesias, Erica Forzani and N.J. Tao, A Wireless Hybrid Chemical Sensor for Detection of Environmental Volatile Organic Compounds, IEEE Sensors Journal, 13, 1748-1755(2013).

Hongbin Feng, Jin Lu, Jinghong Li, Francis Tsow, Erica Forzani, and N.J. Tao, Hybrid Mechanoresponsive Polymer Wires Under Force Activation, Adavnced Materials, 25, 1729-1733(2013).

T. Hines, I.Dez-Prez, H. Nakamura, T. Shimazaki, Y. Asai, and N.J.Tao, Controlling formation of single-molecule junctions by electrochemical reduction of diazonium terminal groups, Journal of American Chemical Society, 135, 3319-3222(2013).

J. Hihath and N.J. Tao, Electron-Phonon Interactions in Molecular and Atomic Devices, Progress in Surface Science, invited Review, 87, 189-208(2012).

X.N. Shan, I. Dez-Prez, L.J. Wang, P.Wiktor, Y. Gu, L.H. Zhang, W. Wang, J. Lu, S.P. Wang, Q.H. Gong, J.H. Li and N.J. Tao, “Imaging the electrocatalytic activity of single nanoparticles” Nature Nano, 7, 668672(2012).

Wei Wang, Yunze Yang, Shaopeng Wang, Vinay J Nagaraj, Qiang Liu, Jie Wu and
Nongjian Tao, Label-free measuring and mapping of binding kinetics of membrane proteins in single living cells”, Nature Chem., 4, 846-853(2012).

Ismael, Diez-Perez, Zhihai Li, Shaoyin Guo, Christopher Madden, Helin Huang, Yanke Che, Xiaomei Yang, Ling Zang and N.J. Tao, “Ambipolar Transport in an Electrochemically Gated Single-Molecule Field-Effect Transistor” ACS Nano, 6, 7044-7052(2012).

Amlendu Prabhakar, Rodrigo Iglesias, Xiaojun Xian,Lihua Zhang, Francis Tsow, Erica Forzani and NJ Tao, “Online sample conditioning for portable breath analyzers”, Analytical Chemistry, 84, 7172-7178(2012).

Rui Wang, Amlendu Prabhakar, Rodrigo A. Iglesias, Xiaojun Xian, Xiaonan Shan, Francis Tsow, Erica S. Forzani, and N.J. Tao, A Microfluidic- Colorimetric Sensor for Continuous Monitoring of Reactive Environmental Chemical, IEEE Sensors, 12, 1529-1535(2012).

Wei Wang, Shaopeng Wang, Vinay J Nagaraj, Qiang Liu, Jie Wu and N.J. Tao, Mapping Single-Cell-Substrate Interactions by Surface Plasmon Resonance Microscopy, Langmuir, 28, 13373-13379(2012).

Nadim Darwish, Nadim, Ismael Diez-Perez, Shaoyin Guo, NJ Tao, Justin J. Gooding, and Michael N. Paddon-Row, Single Molecular Switches: Electrochemical Gating of a Single Anthraquinone-Based Norbornylogous Bridge Molecule, J. Phys. Chem., 116, 21093-21097(2012).

C. Chen, K.D. Campbell, I. Negi, I., R.A. Igleisas, P. Owens, N.J. Tao, F. Tsow, E.S., Forzani, A new sensor for the assessment of personal exposure to volatile organic compounds, Atmospheric Environment, 54, 679-687(2012).

Joshua Hihath, Shaoyin Guo, Peiming Zhang, and N.J. Tao, Effects of Cytosine Methylation on DNA Conductance, J. Physics C, special issue for S.M. Lindsays 60th birthday, 24, 164204(2012).

Jin Lu, Wei Wang, Shaopeng Wang, Xiaona Shan, Jinghong Li, N.J. Tao Plasmonic-Based Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy: Application to Molecular Binding”, Analytical Chemistry, 84, 327-333(2012).

Nadim Darwish, Nadim, Ismael Diez-Perez, Shaoyin Guo, NJ Tao, Justin J. Gooding, and Michael N. Paddon-Row, Single Molecular Switches: Electrochemical Gating of a Single Anthraquinone-Based Norbornylogous Bridge Molecule, J. Phys. Chem., 116, 21093-21097(2012).

C. Chen, K.D. Campbell, I. Negi, I., R.A. Igleisas, P. Owens, N.J. Tao, F. Tsow, E.S., Forzani, A new sensor for the assessment of personal exposure to volatile organic compounds, Atmospheric Environment, 54, 679-687(2012).

Nadim Darwish, Ismael Dez-Prez, Paulo Da Silva, N.J. Tao, J. Justin Gooding and Michael Paddon-Row, Observation of Electrochemically Controlled Quantum Interference in a Single Anthraquinone-based Norbornylogous Bridge molecule, Angewandte Chemie, Intl Ed. 51, 3203-3206(2012).

C. Bruot, J. Hihath, and N.J. Tao, Mechanically Controlled Molecular Orbital Alignment in Single Molecule Junctions, Nature Nano. 7, 35-40(2012).

S.Y. Guo, J. Hihath, C. Bruot and N.J. Tao, Measurement and Statistical Analysis of Single Molecule Current-Voltage Characteristics, Transition Voltage Spectroscopy and Tunneling Barrier Height, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 133, 19189-19197(2011).

J. Hihath, C. Bruot, H. Nakamura, Y. Asai, I. Dez-Prez, Y. Lee, L.P. Yu, and N.J. Tao, Inelastic Transport and Low Bias Rectification in a Single Molecule Diode, ACS Nano, 5, 8331-8339(2011).

Yoshihiro Asai, Hisao Nakamura, Joshua Hihath, Christopher Bruot, and N.J. Tao, Electron correlation enhancement of the diode property of asymmetric molecules, Physical Review, B, 84, 115436(2011).

Hisao Nakamura, Yoshihiro Asai, Joshua Hihath, Christopher Bruot, and N.J. Tao, Switch of Conducting Orbital by Bias-Induced Electronic Contact Asymmetry in a Bipyrimidinyl-biphenyl Diblock Molecule: Mechanism to Achieve a pn Directional Molecular Diode, Phys. Chem. C, 115, 19931-19938(2011).

X. Shan, S.P. Wang, Wei Wang and N.J. Tao, Plasmonic-based Imaging of Local Square Wave Voltametry, Anal. Chem., 83, 7394-7399(2011).

Y. Yang, J.Y. Lu, Z.B. Chen, J.H. Tian, X. Jin, B. Liu, X.L. Li, Z.Z. Luo, F.Z. Yang, N.J. Tao, Z.Q. Tian, Conductance histogram evolution of an EC-MCBJ fabricated Au atomic point contact, Nanotechnology, 22, 275313(2011).

Indira Negi, Francis Tsow, Kshitiz Tanwar, Lihua Wang, Rodrigo A. Iglesias, Chen Cheng, Anant Rai, Erica Forzani and N.J. Tao, Novel Monitor Paradigm for Real-Time Exposure Assessment, J. Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 21, 226-231(2011).

S.Y. Guo, J. Hihath and N.J. Tao, “Breakdown of Atomic-Sized Metallic Contacts Measured on Nanosecond-Scale”, Nano Lett., 11, 927-933(2011).

Ismael Diez-Perez, Joshua Hihath, Thomas Hines, Zhong-Sheng Wang, Gang Zhou, Klaus Mullen, and Nongjian Tao, “Controlling Single Molecule Conductance through Lateral Coupling of Pi-orbitals”, Nature Nanotechnology, 6, 226-231(2011).

W. Wang, K. Foley, X.N. Shan, S.P. Wang, S. Eaton, V. J. Nagaraj, P. Wiktor, U. Patel and N.J. Tao, “Electrochemical Impedance Microscopy Based on Plasmonics: A Study of Single Cells and Intracellular Processes”, Nature Chem., 3, 6, 226-231(2011).

J.L.Xia, F. Chen, P. Wiktor,, D.K. Ferry and N.J. Tao, “Effect of top dielectric medium on gate capacitance of Graphene Field Effect Transistors: Implications in mobility measurements and sensor applications”, NanoLett, 10, 5060-5064(2010).

X. Shan, S.P. Wang and N.J. Tao, “Study of single particle charge and Brownian motions with surface plasmon resonance”, Applied Physics Letters, 97, 223703(2010).

A. Prabhakar, R. Iglesias, R. Wang, F. Tsow, E. Forzani, and N.J. Tao, “Ultrasensitive detection of nitrogen oxides over a nanoporous membrane”, Analytical Chemistry, 82, 9938-9940(2010).

Indira Negi, Francis Tsow, Kshitiz Tanwar, Lihua Wang, Rodrigo A. Iglesias, Chen Cheng, Anant Rai, Erica Forzani, N.J. Tao, “Novel Monitor Paradigm for Real-Time Exposure Assessment”, J. Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, in press, 2010.

T. Hines, I. Diez-Perez, J. Hihath, H.M. Liu, Z.-S. Wang, J.W. Zhao, G. Zhou, K. Mullen, and N.J. Tao, “Transition from tunneling to hopping in single molecular junctions by measuring length and temperature dependence”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 132, 11658-11664(2010).

Fang Chen, Jilin Xia and N.J. Tao, “Electron transport in electrochemical gated graphene field effect transistor”, Asian J. Chem, invited review, 5, 2144-2153(2010).

Shaopeng Wang, Xiaonan Shan, Urmez Patel, Xinping Huang, Jin Lu, Jinghong Li, N.J. Tao, “Label-free imaging, detection and mass measurement of single viruses by Surface Plasmon Resonance”, Proc. Natl Acad. Sci., 107, 16028-16032(2010).

Joshua Hihath, Christopher Bruot, and N.J. Tao, “Electron-Phonon Interactions in Single Octanedithiol Molecular Junctions”, ACS Nano, 4, 3823-3830(2010).
Ismael Diez-Perez, Zhihai Li, Joshua Hihath, Jinghong Li, Chengyi Zhang, Xiaomei Yang, Ling Zang, Yijun Dai, Xinliang Feng, Klaus Muellen and N.J. Tao, “Gate-Controlled Electron Transport in Coronenes: Bottom-up Approach Towards Graphene Transistors”, Nature Communication, 2010.

J.L.Xia, Fang Chen, J.L.Tedesco, D.K. Gaskill, R.L.Myers-Ward, C.R.Eddy, Jr., D.K. Ferry and N.J. Tao, “Study of transport and capacitance properties of epitaxial graphene”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 96, 162101(2010).

Jing-Hua Tian, Yang Yang, Bo Liu, Bernd Schllhorn, De-Yin Wu, Emmanuel Maisonhaute, Anna Serra Muns, Yong Chen, Christian Amatore, N.J. Tao and Zhong-Qun Tian, “Fabrication and characterization of adjustable nanogaps between gold electrodes on chip for electrical measurement of single molecules”, Nanotechnology, 21, 274012(2010).

Lihua Zhang, Francis Tsow, Erica Forzani and N.J. Tao, “Reversible Oxygen Gas Sensor Based On Electrochemiluminescence”, Chem. Communications, 46, 3333-3335(2010)

X. Shan, U. Patel, S. Wang, R. Iglesias, N. J. Tao, “Imaging Local Electrochemical Current Via Surface Plasmon Resonance”, Science, 327, 1363-1366(2010).
S. Wang, X. Huang, X. Shan, K. J. Foley, N. J. Tao, “Electrochemical Surface Plasmon Resonance: Basic Formalism and Experimental Validation”. Anal. Chem., 82(3), 935-941(2010).

X. Huang, S. Wang, X. Shan, X. Chang, N.J. Tao, “Flow-through Electrochemical Surface Plasmon Resonance: Detection of intermediate reaction products.” J. Electroanalytical Chemistry, 649, 37-41(2010), in honor of Professor s 65th birthday.

X. Shan, Xinping Huang, Kyle J. Foley, Peiming Zhang, Kangping Chen, Shaopeng Wang and N.J. Tao, “Measuring Surface Charge Density and Particle Height Using Surface Plasmon Resonance Technique”, Anal. Chem., 82, 234-240(2010).

Alvaro Daz Aguilar, Erica S. Forzani, Mathew Leright, Francis Tsow, Avi Cagan Rodrigo A. Iglesias, Larry A. Nagahara, Islamshah Amlani, Raymond Tsui and N. J. Tao,”A hybrid nanosensor for TNT vapor detection”, NanoLett., 10, 380-384(2010)

Rodrigo Iglesias, Francis Tsow, Rui Wang , Erica S. Forzani, Nongjian Tao, A hybrid separation and detection device for analysis of BTEX in complex samples, Anal. Chem., 81 (21), 89308935 (2009).

Ismael Dez-Prez, Joshua Hihath, Youngu Lee, Luping Yu, Lyudmyla Adamska, Mortko A. Kozhushner, Ivan I. Oleynik and N.J. Tao, Rectification and Stability of a Single Molecular Diode with Controlled Orientation, Nature Chem. 1, 635-641(2009).

Rui Wang, Francis Tsow, Xuezhi Zhang, Jhih-Hong Peng, Erica S. Forzani, Yongshen Chen, John C. Crittenden, Hugo Destaillats and N.J. Tao, Sensors, 9, 5655-5663(2009).

J.L. Xia, F. Chen, J.H. Li and N.J. Tao, Measurement of Quantum Capacitance of Graphene, Nature Nanotech., 4, 505-509(2009).

F. Chen, Q. Qing, J.L. Xia, J.H. Li and N.J. Tao, Electrochemical gate-controlled charge transport in graphene in ionic liquid and aqueous solution , J. Am. Soc., 131, 9908-9909(2009).

N.J. Tao, Push the right button, Nature Chem., 1, 108(2009).

A, Rai, F. Tsow, S. Nassirpour, J. Bankers, M, Spinatsch, M. P. He, E.S. Forzani and N. J. Tao, Selective Detection of Sulfur Derivatives Using Microfabricated Tuning Fork-Based Sensors, Sensors & Actuators, 140, (490-499)2009.

F. Tsow, E.S. Forzani, A. Rai, R. Tsui, S. Mastroianni, C. Knobbe, A. J. Gandolfi, and N.J. Tao,A Wearable & Wireless Sensor System for Real-time Monitoring of Environmental Volatile Organic Toxicants, IEEE Sensors, 9(1734-1740)2009.

F. Chen, J.L. Xia, D.K. Ferry and N.J. Tao, Dielectric screening enhanced performance in graphene FET, NanoLett, 6, 2571-2574(2009).

R. S. Shishir, F. Chen, J. Xia, N. J. Tao and D. K. Ferry, Theory and Measurements of Room Temperature Transport in Graphene using SiO2 Backgate and Electrochemical gate,J. Vac. Sci. Tech. B, 27, 2003-2007(2009).

F. Chen, J.L. Xia and N.J. Tao, Ionic Screening of Charged-Impurity Scattering in Graphene, NanoLett, 9, 1621-1625(2009).

E.S. Forzani, D.L. Lu, M.J. Leright, A.D. Aguilar, F. Tsow, R.A. Iglesias, Q. Zhang, J. Lu, J.H. Li, N.J. Tao, A Hybrid Electrochemical-Colorimetric Sensing Platform for Detection of ExplosivesJ. Am. Chem. Soc., 131, 1390-1391 (2009).

F. Chen and N.J. Tao, Electron transport in single molecules: from benzene to graphene, Acc. Chem. Res., 42, 429-438(2009).

2008

J.L. Xia, Isma, NJ Tao, Electron Transport in Single Molecules Measured by a Distance-Modulation Assisted Break Junction Method, NanoLett., 8, 1960-1964 (2008).

J. He J, E.S., Forzani, L.A., Nagahara, N.J. Tao and S.M. Lindsay, Charge transport in mesoscopic conducting polymer wires, J. Phys. Condensed Matter, 20, 374120 (2008).

J Hihath, C.R. Arroyo, G. Rubio-Bollinger, N.J. Tao and N. Agrait, Study of Electron-Phonon Interactions in a Single Molecule Covalently Connected to Two Electrodes, NanoLett., 8, 1673-1678(2008).

K. Foley, E. Forzani, L. Joshi and NJ Tao, Detection of lectin-glycan interactions using high resolution surface plasmon resonance, Analyst, 133, 744-746 (2008).

J. Hihath and N.J. Tao, Rapid measurement of single molecule conductance, Nanotechnology, 19, 265204(2008).

W.R. Yang, M. Jones, X.L. Li, P.K. Eggers, N.J. Tao, J.J. Gooding and M. N. Paddon-Row, Conductance of Single Rigid Norbornylogous Bridges, J. Phys. Chem. 112, 9072-9080(2008).

X. Shan and N.J. Tao, A label-free optical detection method for biosensors and microfluidics, Applied Phys. Lett., 92, 133901(2008).

K. Foley XN. Shan, and N.J. Tao, A surface impedance imaging technique, Anal. Chem., 80, 5146-5151(2008).

Nicolas Weibel, Alfred B?aszczyk, Carsten von Hnisch, Marcel Mayor,Ilya Pobelov, Thomas Wandlowski, Fang Chen, and Nongjian Tao, Redox-Active Catechol-Functionalized Molecular Rods: Suitable Protection Groups and Single-Molecule Transport Investigations, Euro J. Org. Chem., 1, 136-149(2008).

Francis Tsow, Erica Forzani and N.J. Tao, Frequency-coded chemical sensors, Analytical Chemistry, 80, 606-611 (2008).

Alvaro Diaz, E. Forzani and NJ Tao, Detection of ammonium in human breath. IEEE sensors, 8, 269-273(2008).

2007

N.J. Tao, Switching made simple, News & Views, Nature Nanotech., 2, 677-677(2007)

Z.F. Huang, F. Chen, R. DAgosta, P. A. Bennett, M. Di Ventra and N.J. Tao, Local-Heating in Single Molecule Junctions: Evidence of Electron-Phonon and Electron-Electron Interactions”, Nature Nanotechnology, 2, 698-703(2007).

Fang Chen, Zhifeng Huang, N.J. Tao, Forming single molecular junctions between ITO electrodes, Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 162106(2007).

Xiulan Li, Joshua Hihath, Fang Chen, Takuya Masuda, Ling Zang and N.J. Tao, Thermally Activated Electron Transport in Single Redox molecules, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129, 11535-11542(2007).

Zhifeng Huang, Feng Chen, Peter A. Bennett and Nongjian Tao, Single Molecule Junctions Formed via Au-Thiol Contact: Stability and Breakdown Mechanism, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129, 13225-13231(2007).

Tawab Dastagir, Erica S. Forzani, Ruth Zhang, Islamshah Amlani, Larry A. Nagahara, Raymond Tsui and Nongjian Tao, Detection of Hepatitis C Virus RNA on Single Wall Carbon Nanotube-Field Effect TransistorsAnalyst, 132, 738-740(2007).

Erica Forzani, Xiulan Li and N.J. Tao Hybrid amperometric and conductimetric chemical sensor based on conducting polymer nanojunctionsAnal. Chem., 79, 5217-5224(2007).

Shaopen Wang, Erica Forzani and N.J. Tao, Detection of Heavy Metal Ions in Water by High resolution Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy Combined with Anodic Stripping Voltammetry, Anal. Chem., 79, 4427-4432(2007).

Francis, Tsow and N.J. Tao, Microfabricated Tuning Fork Temperature and Infrared sensor, Appl. Phys. Lett., 90, 174102(2007).

Nguyen, Ly, Kyle Foley and N.J. Tao,”Integrated Label-free Protein Detection and Separation in Real-time using Confined SPR-Imaging, Anal. Chem., 79, 2546-2551(2007).

J. Hihath, F. Chen, P.M. Zhang and N.J. Tao, Thermal and Electrochemical Gate Effects on DNA Conductance, J. Phys., 19, 215202-215221(2007).

F. Chen, J. Hihath, Z.F. Huang, X.L. Li and N.J. Tao, Measurement of single molecule conductance, Annual Review of Physical Chemistry, 58, 535-564(2007).

X.L. Li, S.Z. Hua, H.D. Chopra and N.J. Tao, Formation of atomic point contacts and molecular junctions with a combined mechanical break junction and electrodeposition method, Micro&Nano Letters, in press, 2007.

E.S. Forzani, K. Foley, P. Westerhoff and N.J. Tao, Detection of Arsenic in Groundwater using a Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensor, Sensors & Actuators, B., 123, 82-88(2007).

B.Q. Xu and N.J. Tao, Measurement of Single Molecule Conductance, Edited by M. Reed, 2007.

2006

F. Chen, X.L. Li, J. Hihath, Z.F. Huang and N.J. Tao, Effect of Anchoring Groups in Single Molecule Conductance A Comparative Study of Thiol-, Amine- and Carboxylic Acid-Terminated Molecules, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128, 15874-15881 (2006)

J. Tian, B. Liu, X.L. Li, Z.L. Yang, B. Ren, S.T. Wu, N.J. Tao and Z.Q. Tian, Study of molecular junctions with combined surface-enhanced Raman and mechanically controllable break junction method, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128, 14748-14749(2006).

N.J. Tao, Electron transport in molecular junctions, Nature Nanotech., 1, 173-181(2006).

E.S. Forzani, X.L. Li, P.M. Zhang and N.J. Tao, Tuning the chemical selectivity of SWNT-FET for detection of heavy metal ions, Small, 2, 1283-1291(2006).

Z.F. Huang, B.Q. Xu, Y.C. Chen, M. Di Ventra and N.J. Tao, Current Induced Local heating in Single Molecule Junctions, NanoLett., 6, 1240-1244(2006).

X.Y. Xiao, D. Brune, J. He, S.M Lindsay, C. B Gorman; N.J. Tao, Redox-Gated Electron Transport in Electrically Wired Ferrocene MoleculesChemical Physics, 326, 138-143(2006).

Nguyen, Ly and N.J. Tao, Scalable dope-coded biosensing particles for protein detection. Applied Physics Letters, 88, 043901/1-043901/3(2006).

X.L. Li, J. He, J. Hihath, B.Q, Xu, S.M. Lindsay and N.J. Tao, Conductance of Single Alkanedithiols: Conduction Mechanism and Effect of Molecule-Electrode Contacts. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128, 2135-2141(2006).

J. He, O. Sankey, M. Lee, X.L., Li, N.J. Tao and S.M. Lindsay, Measuring single molecule conductance with break junctions. Faraday Discussions, 131, 145-154(2006).

X.L. Li, B.Q. Xu, X.Y. Xiao, X.M. Yang, L. Zang and N.J. Tao, Controlling Charge Transport in Single Molecules using Electrochemical Gate, Faraday Discussions, 131, 11-120(2006).

Fang Chen and N.J. Tao, Electrochemical Fabrication of Metal Nanocontacts and Nanogaps, in Electrocrystallization in Nanotechnology, Edited by G. Staikov, Wiley-VCH, 2006.

2005

J. Hihath, B.Q. Xu, P.M. Zhang, and N.J. Tao, Study of Nucleotide Polymorphisms via Electrical Conductance Measurements, Proc. Natl Acad. Sci., 102, 16979-16983(2005).

A.D. Aguilar, E.S. Forzani, X.L. Li, L. A. Nagahara, I. Amlani, R. Tsui, N.J. Tao, Chemical Sensors using Peptide-Functionalized Conducting Polymer Nanojunction Arrays, Appl. Phys. Lett., 87, 193108/1-193108/3(2005).

B.Q. Xu, X.L. Li, X.Y. Xiao, H. Sakaguchi and N.J. Tao Electromechanical and Conductance Switching Properties of Single Oligothiophene Molecules, NanoLett., 5, 1491-1495(2005).

X.Y. Xiao, L. A. Nagahara, A. Rawlett and N.J. Tao, Electrochemical Gate Controlled Conductance of Single Oligo(phenylene ethynylene)s, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127, 9235-9240(2005).

X.L. Li, B.Q. Xu, X.Y. Xiao, J. Hihath and N.J. Tao, Measurement of Electron Transport Properties of Single Molecules, J. Jpn. Appl. Phys., 44, 5344-5347(2005).

N.J. Tao, Measurement and Control of Single Molecule Conductance, J. Material Chem., invited Highlight article, 5, 3260-3263(2005).

B.Q. Xu, X.Y. Xiao, X.M. Yang, L. Zangand N.J. Tao, Large Gate Current Modulation in a Room Temperature Single Molecule Transistor, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127, 2386-2387(2005).

M.H. Ren, E.S. Forzani and N.J. Tao, A Chemical Sensor Based on Microfabricated Wristwatch Tuning Forks, Anal. Chem., 77, 2700-2707(2005).

E. S. Forzani, H.Q. Zhang, W. Chen and N.J. Tao, Detection of heavy metal ions in drinking water using a high-resolution differential Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensor, Environmental Science & Technology, 39, 1257-1262(2005).

N.J. Tao, Electrochemical Fabrication of Metallic Quantum Wires, J. Chem. Edu., 82, 720-726(2005).

V. Rajagopalan, S. Boussaad and N.J. Tao, A Nanocontact Sensor for Heavy Metal Ion Detection, in Nanotechnology and Environment, Edited by Karn et al., Oxford University Press, 173-179(2005).

2004

X. Xiao and N. J. Tao, Metal Ion Binding Induced Changes in Single Peptide Conductance, Angewandte. Chem., Intl., 43, 6148-6152(2004).

E.S. Forzani, H.Q. Zhang, L.A. Nagahara, I.Amlani, R. Tsui, N.J. Tao Conducting Polymer Nanojunction Sensor for Glucose Detection, NanoLett., 4, 1785-1788(2004).

B.Q. Xu, P.M. Zhang, X.L. Li and N. J. Tao, Direct Conductance Measurement Of Single DNA Molecules In Aqueous Solution, NanoLett., 4, 1105-1108(2004).

X. Xiao, B.Q. Xu and N. J. Tao, Conductance Titration of Single Peptide Molecules, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 126, 5370-5371(2004).

X. Yao, J.X. Wang, F.M. Zhou, N.J. Tao, Quantification of Redox-Induced Thickness Changes of 11-Ferrocenylundecanethiol Self-Assembled Monolayers by Electrochemical Surface Plasmon Resonance, J. Phys. Chem., 108, 7206-7212(2004).

X.L.Li, H.X. He, B.Q. Xu, X. Xiao R. Tsui, L.A. Nagahara, I. Amlani, N. J. Tao, Electron Transport Properties of Electrochemically and Mechanically Formed Molecular Junctions, Surface Science, 573, 1-10(2004).

X. Xiao, B.Q. Xu and N. J. Tao, Measurement of Single Molecule Conductance: Benzenedithiol and Benzenedimethanethiol., NanoLett., 4, 267-271(2004).

H. Zhang, S. Boussaad, N. Ly and N. J. Tao, Magnetic Field-Assisted Assembly of Metal / Polymer/Metal Junction Sensor, Appl. Phys. Lett., 84, 133-135(2004).

B. Ashcroft.; B. Takulapalli; Yang, J.; Laws, G. M.; Zhang, H. Q.; Tao, N. J.; Lindsay, S.; Gust, D.; Thornton, T. J. Calibration of a pH sensitive buried channel silicon-on-insulator MOSFET for sensor applications.Physica Status Solidi B: Basic Research 241, 2291-2296(2004).

H.X. He and N.J. Tao, Electrochemical fabrication of metal nanowiresin Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Eds., N.S. Nalwa, American Scientific Publishers, 2004

H.X. He, S. Boussaad, B.Q. Xu and N.J. Tao, Molecular and Ionic Adsorption onto Atomic-Scale Metal Wires, in Nanowires and Nanobelts Materials, Properties and Devices, Ed. Z.L. Wang, Kluwer Academic Press, 2004.

2003

B.Q. Xu, X. Xiao and N. J. Tao, Measurement of Single Molecule Electromechanical Properties, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 125, 16164-16165(2003).

B.Q. Xu, and N.J. Tao, Measurement of Single Molecule Conductance by Repeated Formation of Molecular Junctions, Science, 301, 1221-1223(2003).

S. Boussaad, N.J. Tao, A Polymer Wire Chemical Sensor using Microfabricated Tuning Fork, Nano Lett. 3, 1173-1176(2003).

S. Boussaad, N.J. Tao, L. Nagahara, R. Zhang and R. Tsui, Detection of Protein Adsorption with Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Device, Chem. Communications, 1502 – 1503(2003).

H.X. He, N.J. Tao, L.A. Nagahara, I. Amlani, and R. Tsui, Discrete conductance switching in conducting polymer wires , Phys. Rev. B 68, 045302-1-6(2003).

V. Rajagopalan, S. Boussaad and N.J. Tao, Detection of Heavy Metal Ions Based on Quantum Point Contacts, Nano Lett., 3, 851-855(2003).

B.Q. Xu, H.X. He, S. Boussaad and N.J. Tao, Electrochemical Properties of Atomic-Scale Metal Wires, Electrochemica Acta, 48, 3085-3091(2003).

S. Boussaad, B.Q. Xu, L.A. Nagahara, I. Amlani, W. Schmickler, R. Tsui and N. J. Tao, Discrete Tunneling Current Fluctuations in Metal-Water-Metal Tunnel Junctions, J. Chem. Phys., 118, 8891-8897(2003).

S. Boussaad and N.J. Tao, Kinetics of Electron Transfer-Induced Conformational Changes in Cytochrome c Immobilized on Electrodes Studied with Surface Plasmon Resonance, J. Electroanal. Chem., 554-555, 233-239(2003).

H.Q. Zhang, S. Boussaad and N. J. Tao, A High-Performance Differential Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensor Using Quadrant Cell Photodetector, Rev. Sci. Instrum., 74, 150-153 (2003).

N.J. Tao, Spectroscopic Applications of SPM in Electrochemistryin Encyclopedia of electrochemistry”, Volume 2, edited by Bard and Stratmann, Wiely-VCH, 2003.

2002

B. Xu, H.X. He and N.J. Tao, Controlling the Conductance of Atomically Thin Metal Wires with Electrochemical Potential, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 124, 13568-13575(2002).

F. Song, F. Zhou, J. Wang, N.J. Tao, J. Lin, R.L. Vellanoweth, Y. Morquecho and J. Wheeler-Laidman, Detection of oligonucleotide hydridization at femtomolar level and sequence-specific gene analysis of the Arabidopsis thalianana leaft extract with an ultrasensitive surface plasmon resonance spectrometer, Nucleic Acids Research, 30, e75(2002).

S. Boussaad and N.J. Tao, Atom-Size Contacts and Gaps Between Electrodes Fabricated with a Self-Terminated Electrochemical Method, Appl. Phys. Lett., 80, 2398-2400(2002).

H.X. He, S. Boussaad, B. Xu, S. Bousssaad and N. J. Tao Electrochemical Fabrication of Nanowires and Nanogaps, J. Electroanal. Chem., 522, 167-172(2002).

H. X. He and N. J. Tao Interaction of Molecules with Metallic Quantum Wires, Adv. Mat., 14, 161-164(2002).

H. X. He, C. Shu, C. Z. Li and N. J. Tao, Adsorbate Effect on the Mechanical Stability of Atomically Thin Metallic Wires, J. Electroanal. Chem., 522, 26-32(2002).

S. Wang, S. Boussaad, N.J. Tao, Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy: Applications in Protein Adsorption and Electrochemistry in Biomolecular Films: Design, Function, and Applications, edited by J. F. Rusling, 2002.

2001

H. X. He, C. Z. Li and N.J. Tao, Conductance of Polymer Nanowires Fabricated by a Combined Electrodeposition and Mechanical Break Junction Method, Appl. Phys. Lett., 78, 811-813(2001)

H. X. He, J.S. Zhu, N.J. Tao, L.A. Nagahara, I. Amlani and R. Tsui A Conducting Polymer Nanojunction Switch, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 123, 7730-7731(2001).

S. Wang, S. Boussaad, and N. J. Tao, Surface Plasmon Resonance – Enhanced Optical Absorption Spectroscopy for Studying Molecular Adsorbates, Rev. Sci. Instrum., 72, 3055-3060 (2001).

A. Bogozi, O. Lam, H. X. He, C.Z. Li, N.J. Tao, L.A. Nagahara, I. Amlani and R. Tsui Molecular Adsorption onto Metallic Quantum Wires, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 123, 4585-4590(2001).

J. B. Schenkman, I. Jansson, Y. Lvov, J. Rusling, S. Boussaad and N. J. Tao, Charge-dependent Sidedness of Cytochrome P450 Forms studied by QCM and AFM, Archives Biochem. Biophys., 385, 78-87(2001).

2000

C. Z. Li, H. X. He, and N. J. Tao, Quantized tunneling current in the metallic nanogaps formed by electrodeposition and etching, Appl. Phys. Lett., 77, 3995-3997(2000).

N.J. Tao, C.Z. Li and H.X. He, Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Applications in Electrochemistry Beyond Imaging, invited feature article, J. Electroanal. Chem., 492, 81-93(2000).

S. Wang, S. Boussaad, S. Wong and N.J. Tao, High-Sensitivity Stark Spectroscopy Obtained by Surface Plasmon Resonance Measurement, Anal. Chem., 72, 4003-4008(2000).

C. Shu, C.Z. Li, X. He, A. Bogozi, J. S. Bunch and N.J. Tao, Fractional Conductance Quantization of Metallic Nanowires under Electrochemical Potential Control, Phys. Rev. Lett., 84, 5196-5199(2000).

S. Boussaad, J. Pean and N. J. Tao, A High Resolution Multi-wavelength Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy for Probing Conformational and Electronic Changes in Redox Proteins, Anal. Chem., 72, 222-226(2000)

C.Z. Li, H. X. He, A. Bogozi, J. S. Bunch and N.J. Tao, Molecular Detection Based on Conductance Quantization of Nanowires, Appl. Phys. Lett., 76, 1333-1336(2000).

1999

C.Z. Li, A. Bogozi, W. Huang and N. J. Tao Fabrication of Stable Metallic Nanowires with Quantized Conductance, Nanotechnology, 10, 221-223(1999).

N.J. Tao, S. Boussaad, W. L. Huang, R. A Arechabaleta and J. DAgnese, A High Resolution Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy, Rev. Sci. Instrum.,70, 4656-4660(1999).

N. J. Tao, C. Z. Li, F. Cunha and Q. Jing, Potential Controlled Ordering and Reaction in Organic Monolayers at Solid-Liquid Interfaces Studied by in situ STM and AFM, Scanning Microscopy, 1999, in press.

M.J. Giz, B. Duong, N.J. Tao, “In situ STM Study of Self-assembled Mercapropionic Acid Monolayers for Electrochemical Detection of Dopamine”. J. Electroana. Chem., 465, 72-79(1999).

Q. Jin, J.A. Rodriguez, C.Z. Li, Y. Darici and N.J. Tao, “Self-assembly of Aromatic Thiols on Au(111)”. Surf. Sci., 425, 101-111(1999).

S. Boussaad and N. J. Tao, Electron Transfer and Adsorption of Myoglobin on Self-assembled Surfactant Films: An Electrochemical Tapping-Mode AFM Study, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 121, 4510-4515(1999).

1998

O. Dominguez, L. Echegoyen, F. Cunha and N.J. Tao, A new approach to self-assembled fullerene derivative monolayers. Langmuir, 14, 821(1998).

B. Duong, R. Arechabaleta and N. J. Tao, In situ AFM/STM Characterization of Porphyrin Electrode Films for Electrochemical Detection of Neurotransmitters, J. Electroanal. Chem. 447, 63(1998).

C.Z. Li and N.J. Tao, Quantum Transport in Metallic Nanowires Fabricated by Electrochemical Deposition/Dissolution, Appl. Phys. Lett., 72, 894(1998).

Y. Ke, S. Milano, X. Wang, N.J. Tao and Y. Darici, Structural studies of sulfur passivated GaAs(100) surfaces with LEED and AFM, Surf. Sci., 415, 29(1998).

L. Dziri, S. Boussaad, N.J. Tao and R.M. Leblanc, Acetycholinesterase compexation with acetylthiocholine or organophosphate at the air/aqueous interface: a tapping mode AFM and UV-Vis study, Langmuir, 14, 4853(1998).

C.Z. Li, H. Sha and N. J Tao, Adsorbate effect on conductance quantization of metallic nanowires, Phys. Rev. B., 58, 6775-6778(1998).

L. Dziri, S. Boussaad, N.J. Tao and R.M. Leblanc, Effect of pH on acetylcholinesterase Langmuir and Langmuir-Blodgett films studied by surface potential and atomic force microscopyThin Solid Films, 327-329, 56-59(1998).

S. Boussaad, L. Dziri, R. Arechabalea, N.J. Tao and R. M. Leblanc.”Electron Transfer Properties of Cytochrome c Langmuir-Blodgett films and Interactions of Cytochrome c with Lipids”. Langmuir, 14, 6215-6219(1998).

1997

W. Schmickler and N.J. Tao, “Measuring the inverted region of an electron transfer reaction with an STM”, Electrochimica Acta, 42, 2809(1997).

F. Cunha, Q. Jin, N. J. Tao and C. Z. Li, Structural phase transition in self-assembled 1,10′ phenanthroline monolayer on Au(111)”, Surf. Sci., 389, 19-28(1997).

L. Shao, N. J. Tao and R. M. Leblanc, Probing the Microelastic Properties of Nanobiological Particles with Tapping Mode Atomic Force Microscopy, Chem. Phys. Lett., 273, 37(1997).

W. Han, E.N. Durantini, T.A. Moore, A. L. Moore, D. Gust, P. Rez, G. Leatherman, G.R. Seely, N.J. Tao and S.M. Linsay, STM contrast, Electron-Transfer Chemistry and Conduction in Molecules, J. Phys. Chem., 101, 10719(1997).

S. Boussaad, N. J. Tao and R. Arechabaleta, Structural and Electron Transfer Properties of Cytochrome c Adsorbed on Graphite Electrode Studied by in-situ STM and Tapping Mode AFM, Chem. Phys. Lett., 280, 397(1997).

H.Z Cummins, G. Li, Hwang Y.H., Shen G.Q., Du WM., Hernandez, J and N.J. Tao, Dynamics of supercooled liquids and glasses: comparison between experiments with theoretical predictions, Zeitschrift fur physik. b, condensed matter, 103, 501(1997).