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"Microsystem Based Opto-Mechano Platform for Cardiovascular Cell Contraction Study," Xiaoyu Zheng, Ph.D. Dissertation, Boston University. (Advisor: Xin Zhang; May 2011)

Journal Papers (#denotes graduate students/postdocs supervised by X. Zhang; *denotes corresponding author by X. Zhang; +denotes contributed equally.)

X. Zheng# and X. Zhang*, "Opto-Mechanical Platforms for Cell Force Study," Micro and Nano Letters, 2011, 6(5): 332-336. [DOI]

X. Zheng# and X. Zhang*, "Microsystems for Cellular Force Measurement: A Review," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2011, 21(5): 054003(13pp). [DOI]

X. Zheng# and X. Zhang*, "Whole Field Decoupling of Predistortion on Polymeric Cell Force Transducer," Applied Physics Letters, 2011, 98(17): 173701(3pp). [DOI]

X. Zheng#, H.K. Surks, and X. Zhang*, "A Versatile Cell Contractility Mapping Transducer Utilizing Moire Based Technique," Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2010, 19(4): 764-773. [DOI]

X. Zheng#, H.K. Surks, and X. Zhang*, "Single Cell Contractility Studies Based On Compact Moire System Over Periodic Gratings," Applied Physics Letters, 2010, 96(21): 213705(3pp). [DOI]

Y. Wang, X. Zheng#, N. Riddick, M. Bryden, W. Baur, X. Zhang, and H.K. Surks, "ROCK Isoform Regulation of Myosin Phosphatase and Contractility in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells," Circulation Research, 2009, 104(4): 531-540. [DOI]

X. Zheng# and X. Zhang*, "An Optical Moire Technique for Cell Traction Force Mapping," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2008, 18(12): 125006(10pp). [DOI]

X. Zheng# and X. Zhang*, "Optical Moire as a Visualization Tool for Living Vascular Cell Contraction Force Mapping," Applied Physics Letters, 2008, 93(16): 164106(3pp). [DOI]

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