
Publications 


Journal Publications 

2012


J. Xu, J. Yang, J. Yang, N. Huang and Y. Liu,
“A Finite Element Analysis of the Mechanical Properties of Overlapping Stents”,Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, submitted, 2013.


A. Thomas, J. Tan and Y. Liu,
“Microfluidic Characterization of Nanoparticle Delivery in Microcirculation: the Influence of Blood Cells and Vascular Geometry”,Langmuir, revision submitted, 2013.


J. Tan and Y. Liu,
“Coupled Particulate and Continuum Model for Nanoparticle Targeted Delivery”,Journal of Computers and Structures, in press, 2013[pdf].


Y. Wan§, Y. Liu§, P. B. Allen, W. Asghar, M. A. I. Mahmood, Q. Guo, J. Tan, H. Duhon, Y.t. Kim, A. D. Ellington and S. M. Iqbal,
“Capture and Isolation of Cancer Cells with Aptamerfunctionalized Glass Bead Array”, Lab on a Chip , 12, 4693–4701, 2012 (§These authors contributed equally to this work)[pdf].


J. Tan, A. Thomas, and Y. Liu, The Influence of Size, Shape and Vessel Geometry on Nanoparticle Distribution,Journal of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 14(1), 7787, 2013[pdf].


J. Tan, A. Thomas, and Y. Liu,
“Influence of Blood CellParticle Interaction on Nanoparticle Targeted Delivery in Microcirculation”,Soft Matter, 8 (6), pp19341946, 2012[pdf].


Y. Liu, S. Shah, and J. Tan,
“Computational Modeling of Nanoparticle Targeted Drug Delivery”,Reviews in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 1, pp6683, 2012[pdf].


Y. Liu, Q. Guo, W. Qiang, and W. Hu,
“Electrokinetic Effects on Detection Time of Nanowire Biosensor”,Applied Physics Letters, 100, pp153502, 2012[pdf].


Y. Liu, J. Tan, A. Thomas, V. Muzykantov,
“The shape of things to come: importance of design in nanotechnology for drug delivery”,Therapeutic Delivery, 3(2), pp181194, 2012 [pdf].


S. Kona, J.F Dong, Y. Liu, and K. T. Nguyen,
“Biodegradable Nanoparticles Mimicking Paltelet Binding Facilitate Targeted Drug Delivery to Endothelial Cells Under Shear Flow”,International Journal of Pharmaceutics,423(2), pp516524, 2012 [pdf].


2011


R. Tian, S. Regonda, J.Gao, Y. Liu, Walter Hu,"Ultrasensitive protein detection using lithographically defined Si multinanowire field effect transistors”, Lab on a Chip.,11, 19521961, 2011. [pdf]


A. Ramachandran, Q. Guo, S. Iqbal, Y. Liu,"CoarseGrained Molecular Dynamics Simulation of DNA Translocation in ChemicallyModified Nanopores”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B., 115 (19), pp 6138–6148, 2011. [pdf]


Y. Wan, J. Tan, W. Asghar, Y. Kim, Y. Liu, and S. M. Iqbal,
“Velocity Effect on Aptamersbased Circulating Tumor Cell Isolation in Microfluidic Devices”,Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 115 (47), pp 13891–13896, 2011 [pdf]


W. Yeo, K. Lee, Q. Guo, Y. Liu, J. Chung,
“Ion Diffusion and DNA Stretching in an Open Nanofluidic System”,Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine, 2(1),pp 011004, 2011[pdf].


T. Li, W. Hu, Y.
Liu, B.D. Sumer, and J. Gao,
“Shapespecific Polymeric Nanomedicine: Emerging Opportunities and Challenges”, Experimental Biology and Medicine, 236(1), pp 209, 2011. [pdf]


S. Shah, Y. Liu*, W. Hu, J. Gao,
“Modeling Particle ShapeDependent Dynamics in
Nanomedicine”,Jounal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 11(2), pp. 919928, 2011. [pdf]


2009


J. Yang, M. Liang, N. Huang, Y. Liu, “Studying
the Nonuniform Expansion of a Stent Influenced by
the Balloon”, Journal of Medical Engineering and
Technology, 35(56), pp 301305, 2010.


Y. Liu*, S.
Iqbal, “A Mesoscale Model for Molecular Interaction
in Functionalized Nanopores”, Applied Physics
Letters, 95 (22), pp. 223701, 2009,
selected as the
Cover Article [pdf]


A. Ramachandran, Y.
Liu*, W. Asghar, S. Iqbal,
“Characterization of DNANanopore interaction by
Molecular Dynamics”, American Journal of
Biomedical Science, 1(4), pp 344351, 2009 [pdf]


W. Yeo, J. Chung, Y.
Liu, and K. Lee, “SizeSelective
Concentration of DNA to a Nanostructured Tip by
Using Dielectrophoresis and Capillary Action”,
Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 113 (31), pp
10849–10858, 2009
[pdf]


Y. Liu,
S. Iqbal, “Siliconbased
Novel Biosensing Platforms at the Micro and Nano
Scale”,Invited Review Article, Electrochemical
Society Transactions, 16 (15), pp. 2545, 2009.
[pdf]


W. Yeo, J. Chung, S.
Liu, Y. Liu, and K. Lee, “Rapid
Detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Cells by
Using MicrotipBased Immunoassay”, Analytical
and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 393(67)， pp
1593600, 2009.
[pdf]


2008


Y. Liu,
K. Oh, J.G. Bai, C. Chang, W. Yeo, J. Chung, K. Lee,
W.K. Liu, "Manipulation of Nanoparticles and
Biomolecules by Electric Field and Surface Tension",Computer
Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering,
197, pp 2156–2172, 2008. [pdf]


Y. Liu,
S. Iqbal, “A Mesoscale Model for Molecular
Interaction in Functionalized Nanopores”, ASME 2008
International Mechanical Engineering Congress
(Proceedings of IMECE 2008), IMECE200868542, 2008.
[pdf]


K. Oh, J. Chung, J. Riley,
Y. Liu, and W.K. Liu, "Fluid Flow
Assisted Dielectrophoretic Assembly of Nanowires",Langmuir,23,
11932 11940, 2007. [pdf]


Y. Liu, W.K.
Liu, N. Patankar, and T. Belytschko, "Immersed
Electrokinetic Finite Element Method",
International Journal for Numerical Methods in
Engineering, 71, 379405, 2007. [pdf]


Y. Liu and
W.K. Liu, "Rheology of Red Blood Cell Aggregation in
Capillary by Computer Simulation", Journal of
Computational Physics, 220 (1), pp 139154,
2006. [pdf]


Y. Liu, J.
Chung, W.K. Liu, and R. Ruoff, "Dielectrophoretic
Assembly of Nanowires", Journal of Physical
Chemistry B, 110 (29), pp 1409814106, 2006. [pdf]


W.K. Liu, Y. Liu,
and D. Farrell et al, "Immersed Finite Element
Method and Applications to Biological Systems",
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and
Engineering, 195(17221749), 2006. [pdf]


Y. Liu, L.
Zhang, X. Wang, and W.K. Liu, "Coupling of Navier–Stokes
Equations with Protein Molecular Dynamics and Its
Application to Hemodynamics", International
Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids,
46(12371252), 2004. [pdf]



Y. Liu, S. Shah, "Modeling Adhesion
of Micro/Nanoparticles under Flow for Nanomedicine
Application", 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference,
Lake Tahoe, CA, 2009


W. Miller, B. Han, Y. Liu,
“TissueLight Interaction During Monitoring Of
Thermal Lesion Using Quantum Dot Mediated
Fluorescence Thermometry”, 2009 Summer
Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, 2009


Y. Liu, A. Ramachandran, S. Iqbal,
“The Effects of Biofunctionalization on Solidstate
Nanopore Transport”, American Physical Society March
Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009


A. Ramachandran, Y. Liu, S. Iqbal,
“DNA Translocation in Functionalized Nanopores”,
graduate Dean's poster award, ACES symposium, 2009


Y. Liu, S.
Shah, W. Hu, J. Gao, “Modeling Particle
ShapeDependent Dynamics in Nanomedicine”,
Proceedings of First Annual ORNL Biomedical Science
and Engineering Conference, Oak Ridge, 2009
[Link]


Y. Liu*, S.
Shah, W. Hu, J. Gao, “Adhesion Dynamics of
Functional Nanoparticles for Targeted Drug
Delivery”, Proceedings of the 25th Southern
Biomedical Engineering Conference (IFMBE), 2009 [pdf]


J. Yang, M. Liang, N. Huang,
Y. Liu, S. Shah, “Studying the
nonuniform expansion of a stent influenced by the
balloon”,
Proceedings of
25th southern biomedical engineering conference (IFMBE),
2009
[Link]


A. Ramachandran, Y. Liu, S. Iqbal,
“Characterization of DNANanopore interaction and
translocation”, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
Symposium, 2008


Y. Liu, J. Chung and K. Lee, “Size
Selective Capturing of Biomolecules and
Nanoparticles by Combined Dielectrophoresis and
Surface Tension”, 8th World Congress on
Computational Mechanics, Venezia, Italy, 2008


Y. Liu,“Fluid Structure Interaction
for Biomechanical Applications”, Mechanical &
Aerospace Engineering Seminar, UTA, 2008


W. Yeo, J. Chung, K. Lee, Y. Liu,
and W.K. Liu, "Hybrid
fiber Fabrication Using an AC Electric Field and
Capillary Action", Proceedings of IMECE’07,
accepted, 2007


Y. Liu, J. Chung, W.K. Liu, "Electrokinetic
Assembly and Manipulation of Bionanomaterials",
Ninth U.S. National Congress on Computational
Mechanics, San Francisco, California, 2007


Y. Liu, S. Lichter, W.K. Liu, A.
Roxin, "Slip Dynamics at the Liquid/Solid Interface
in MD Simulations", 2005 American Physical
Society Division of Fluid Dynamics 58th Annual
Meeting, Chicago, IL


Y. Liu,
J. Chung, W.K. Liu, N. Patankar, and R. Ruoff,
"Modeling Electric Field Guided Assembly of Nano/biofilaments",
Eighth U.S. National Congress on Computational
Mechanics, Austin, Texas, 2005


Y. Liu,
W.K. Liu, N. Patankar, and J. Chung, "Electrohydrodynamics
of Immersed Continua", Eighth U.S. National
Congress on Computational Mechanics, Austin,
Texas, 2005


Y. Liu,
L. Zhang, W. Liu, "Studies on Red Blood Cell
Aggregations using Immersed Finite Element Method",
Seventh U.S. Congress Conference of
Computational Mechanics, New Mexico, 2003


Y. Liu,
W.K. Liu, L. Zhang, R. Ruoff, "Nanotube Fluidics",
Proceedings of 2002 ASME International
Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition,
New Orleans, Louisiana, 2002


L. Zhang, W.K. Liu and
Y. Liu, "Molecular Flow Past a
SingleWalled Carbon Nanotube", Conference paper of
Fifth World Congress on Computational Mechanics
2002, Vienna, Austria


G. Wagner, W.K. Liu,
Y. Liu, L. Zhang, R. Ruoff,
"Coupling of Molecular Dynamics with Continuum
Mechanics via a Bridging Scale Approach",
Proceedings of 2002 ASME International Mechanical
Engineering Congress & Exposition, New Orleans,
Louisiana

Book Chapters 

Y. Liu, , A. Ramachandran, Q. Guo,
“Molecular and CoarseGrained Modeling of DNANanopore Interaction”, Simulations in Nanobiotechnology, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2011


Y. Liu, , S. Shah, J. Tan,
“Computational Modeling of Nanoparticle Targeted Drug Delivery”, Cancer nanotechnology, American Scientific Publishers, 2011


W.K. Liu, A. Karpov, Y. Liu,
“Computational Nanomechanics”, Handbook of
nanophysics, Taylor & Francis, 2009


W.K. Liu, Y. Liu, A. Gerstenberger,
D. Farrell, L. Zhang and X. Wang, “Immersed Finite
Element Method and applications to Biological
systems”, in Finite Element Methods: 1970’s and
Beyond, CIMNE, 2004


S. Li and W.K. Liu, Meshfree Particle Methods,
Springer, 2004. Y. Liu contributed
chapter 12


W.K. Liu, E. Karpov, H. Park, Nano Mechanics and
Materials: Theory, Multiscale Methods and
Applications, John Wiley and Sons, 2006. Y.
Liu contributed chapter 10


D. Qian, G.J. Wagner, W.K. Liu, M.F. Yu, Y.
Liu, and R.S. Ruoff, "Mechanics and
mechanical application of carbon nanotubes", in
Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology,
American Scientific Publishers, 2003



