2017

K. J. Miller, K. A. Hallman, R. F. Haglund, and S. M. Weiss, "Silicon waveguide optical switch with embedded phase change material," Optics Express, 25(22), 26527-26536 (2017). (link)

F. O. Afzal and S. M. Weiss, "Effects of coupling configuration on resonance excitation in a slotted photonic crystal nanobeam," in Proc. of SPIE Nanoscience + Engineering, 1035407 (2017). (link)

K. J. Miller, K. A. Hallman, R. F. Haglund, and S. M. Weiss, "Optical modulation in silicon-vanadium dioxide photonic structures," in Proc. of SPIE Nanoscience + Engineering, 103451D (2017). (link)

K. J. Miller, K. A. Hallman, R. F. Haglund, and S. M. Weiss, "Silicon Waveguide Modulator with In-Line Phase Change Material," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2017), paper STu3N.8. (link)

S. Hu, M. Khater, R. Salas-Montiel, E. Kratschmer, S. Engelmann, W. Green, and S. M. Weiss, "Bowtie Photonic Crystal with Deep Subwavelength Mode Confinement in a Dielectric Material," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2017), paper FTh3H.2. (link)

2016

Y. Zhao, G. Gaur, S. T. Retterer, P. E. Laibinis, and S. M. Weiss. "Flow-through porous silicon membranes for real-time label-free biosensing." Analytical Chemistry, 88(22), 10940-10948 (2016) (link)

Y. Zhao, G. Gaur, R. L. Mernaugh, P. E. Laibinis, and S. M. Weiss. "Comparative Kinetic Analysis of Closed-Ended and Open-Ended Porous Sensors." Nanoscale Research Letters, 11(1), 395 (2016) (link)

S. Hu and S. M. Weiss. "Design of Photonic Crystal Cavities for Extreme Light Concentration." ACS Photonics, 3(9), 1647-1653 (2016) (link)

K. R. Beavers, T. A. Werfel, T. Shen, T. E. Kavanaugh, K. V. Kilchrist, J. W. Mares, J. S. Fain, C. B. Wiese, K. C. Vickers, S. M. Weiss, and C. L. Duvall. "Porous Silicon and Polymer Nanocomposites for Delivery of Peptide Nucleic Acids as Anti-MicroRNA Therapies." Advanced Materials. 28(36), 7984-7992, (2016) (link)

T. Wang, S. Hu, B. Chamlagain, T. Hong, Z. Zhou, S. M. Weiss, and Y. Xu. "Visualizing Light Scattering in Silicon Waveguides with Black Phosphorous Photodetectors." Advanced Materials, 28(33), 7162-7166 (2016) (link)

K. J. Miller, P. Markov, R. E. Marvel, R. F. Haglund, and S. M. Weiss. "Hybrid silicon-vanadium dioxide electro-optic modulators." Silicon Photonics XI, Proc. of SPIE OPTO, p. 975203-975207 (2016). (link)

G. Gaur, D. S. Koktysh, D. M. Fleetwood, R. A. Weller, R. A. Reed, B. Rogers, S. M. Weiss. "Influence of Ionizing Radiation and the Role of Thiol Ligands on the Reversible Photodarkening of CdTe/CdS Quantum Dots." ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8(12), 7869-7876, (2016). (link)

K. Qin, S. Hu, S. T. Retterer, I. I. Kravchenko, S. M. Weiss, "Slow Light Mach-Zehnder Interferometer for Optical Label-free Biosensing." Optics Letters, 41(4), 753-756 (2016). (link)

2015

G. Gaur, D. S. Koktysh, D. M. Fleetwood, R. A. Weller, R. A. Reed, S. M. Weiss. "Influence of interfacial oxide on the optical properties of single layer CdTe/CdS quantum dots in porous silicon scaffolds." Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 063106 (2015). (link)

J. S. Fain, J. W. Mares, S. M. Weiss. "Size-Controlled Nickel Oxide Nanoparticle Synthesis using Mesoporous Silicon Thin Films," J. Nanoparticle Res. 17, 8 (2015). (link)

P. Markov, R. E. Marvel, H. J. Conley, K. J. Miller, R. F. Haglund, S. M. Weiss. "Optically Monitored Electrical Switching in VO2." ACS Photonics, 2(8), 1175-1182 (2015). (link)

J. W. Mares, J. S. Fain, K. R. Beavers, C. L. Duvall, S. M. Weiss. "Shape-engineered multifunctional porous silicon nanoparticles by direct imprinting." Nanotechnology 26, 27 (2015). (link)

S. Hu and S. M. Weiss, "Biological Application of Silicon Nanostructures," in Silicon Nanophotonics: Basic Principles, Present Status, and Perspectives (2nd Edition). Edited by L. Khriachtchev (World scientific Publishing Company, Hackensack, 2015). Book Chapter, in press.

T. Hong, B. Chamlagain, S. Hu, S. M. Weiss, Z. Zhou and Y. Xu, "Plasmonic Hot Electron Induced Photocurrent Response at MoS2-Metal Junctions." ACS Nano, 9, 5357-5363 (2015). (link)

G. A. Rodriguez, S. Hu, S. M. Weiss, "Porous silicon ring resonator for compact, high sensitivity biosensing applications." Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 23(6), 7111-7119 (2015). (link)

P. Markov, K. Appavoo, R. F. Haglund, S. M. Weiss. "Hybrid Si-VO2-Au Optical Modulator Based on Near-Field Plasmonic Coupling." Optics Express, 23(5), 6878-6887 (2015). (link)

S. Bhandaru, S. Hu, D.M. Fleetwood, S. M. Weiss. "Total Ionizing Dose Effects on Silicon Ring Resonators." IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 62(1), 323-328 (2015). (link)

S. Bhandaru, E. X. Zhang, D. M. Fleetwood, R. A. Reed, R. A. Weller, R. R. Harl, B. R. Rogers, S. M. Weiss. "Ultra-thin oxide growth on silicon during 10 keV x-ray irradiation" Surface Science, 635, 48-54 (2015). (link)

2014

Y. Zhao, J. L. Lawrie, K. R. Beavers, P. E. Laibinis, S. M. Weiss."Effect of DNA-Induced Corrosion on Passivated Porous Silicon Biosensors." ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 6(16), 13510-13519 (2014). (link)

Y. Zhao, J. L. Lawrie, P. E. Laibinis, and S. M. Weiss. "Understanding and mitigating DNA induced corrosion in porous silicon based biosensors." Frontiers in Biological Detection: From Nanosensors to Systems. Proc. of SPIE BiOS, p.893302-893302 (2014). (link)

G. A. Rodriguez, J. D. Lonai, R. L. Mernaugh, S. M. Weiss. "Porous silicon Bloch surface and sub-surface wave structure for simultaneous detection of small and large molecules" Nanoscale Research Letters, 9, 383 (2014). (link)

K. R. Beavers, J. W. Mares, C. M. Swartz, Y. Zhao, S. M. Weiss, and C. L. Duvall, "In Situ Synthesis of Peptide Nucleic Acids in Porous Silicon for Drug Delivery and Biosensing," Bioconjugate Chem., 25, 1192-1197 (2014). (link)

S. Hu, Y. Zhao, K. Qin, S. T. Retterer, I. I. Kravchenko, and S. M. Weiss, "Enhancing the Sensitivity of Label-Free Silicon Photonic Biosensors through Increased Probe Molecule Density," ACS Photonics, 1, 590-597 (2014). (link)

G. A. Rodriguez, J. D. Ryckman, Y. Jiao, and S. M. Weiss, "A size selective porous silicon grating-coupled Bloch surface and sub-surface wave biosensor," Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 53, 486-493, (2014). (link)

G. A. Rodriguez, J. L. Lawrie, and S. M. Weiss, "Porous Silicon Biosensors for DNA Sensing," in Porous Silicon for Biomedical Applications. Edited by H.A. Santos (Woodhead Publishing Ltd.), (2014). Book Chapter. (link)

2013

J. W. Mares, J. S. Fain, and S. M. Weiss, "Variable conductivity of nanocomposite nickel oxide/porous silicon," Phys. Rev. B 88, (2013). (link)

Y. Jiao, J. D. Ryckman, D. S. Koktysh, and S. M. Weiss, "Controlling surface enhanced Raman scattering using grating-type patterned nanoporous gold substrates," Optical Materials Express, 3, 1137-1148 (2013). (link)

G. A. Rodriguez, J. D. Ryckman, Y. Jiao, R. L. Fuller, and S. M. Weiss, "Real-time detection of small and large molecules using a porous silicon grating-coupled Bloch surface wave label-free biosensor," Frontiers in Biological Detection: From Nanosensors to Systems V. Proc. of SPIE. 857004, (February 2013). (link)

G. Gaur, D. Koktysh, D. M. Fleetwood, R. A. Reed, R. A. Weller, and S. M. Weiss, "Effects of x-ray and gamma-ray irradiation on the optical properties of quantum dots immobilized in porous silicon," Proc. SPIE 8725, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications V, 87252D (2013). (link)

J. D. Ryckman, K. A. Hallman, R. E. Marvel, R. F. Haglund, and S. M. Weiss, "Ultra-compact silicon photonic devices reconfigured by an optically induced semiconductor-to-metal transition," Optics Express, 21(9), 10753-10763 (2013). (link)

J. D. Ryckman, Y. Jiao, and S. M. Weiss, "Three-dimensional patterning and morphological control of porous nanomaterials by gray-scale direct imprinting," Scientific Reports 3, 1502 (2013). (link)

G. Gaur, D. Koktysh, and S. M. Weiss, "Immobilization of Quantum Dots in Nanostructured Porous Silicon Films: Characterizations and Signal Amplification for Dual-Mode Optical Biosensing," Advanced Functional Materials, 1616-3028 (2013). (link)

G. Gaur, D. Koktysh, and S. M. Weiss, "Porous Silicon Biosensors Using Quantum Dot Signal Amplifiers," Proc. SPIE 8594, Nanoscale Imaging, Sensing, and Actuation for Biomedical Applications X, 859408 (2013). (link)

2012

J. G. Forsythe, J. A. Broussard, J. L. Lawrie, M. Kliman, Y. Jiao, S. M. Weiss, D. J. Webb, and J. A. McLean, "Semitransparent Nanostructured Films for Imaging Mass Spectrometry and Optical Microscopy," Anal. Chem. 84, 10665-10670 (2012). (link)

X. Wei, J. W. Mares, Y. Gao, D. Li, and S. M. Weiss, "Biomolecule kinetics measurements in flow cell integrated porous silicon waveguides," Biomed. Opt. Express 3, 1993-2003 (2012). (link)

S. Bhandaru, E. X. Zhang, D. M. Fleetwood, R. A. Reed, R. A. Weller, R. R. Harl, B. R. Rogers, and S. M. Weiss, "Accelerated oxidation of silicon due to x-ray irradiation," IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 59, 781-785 (2012). (link)

J. D. Ryckman, V. Diez-Blanco, J. Nag, R. E. Marvel, B. K. Choi, R. F. Haglund, and S. M. Weiss, "Photothermal optical modulation of ultra-compact hybrid Si-VO2 ring resonators," Optics Express, 20(12), 13215-13225 (2012). (link)

C. Kang, S. M. Weiss, Y. A. Vlasov, and S. Assefa, "Optimized light-matter interaction and defect hole placement in photonic crystal cavity sensors," Opt. Express, 37(14), 2850-2852 (2012). (link)

J. D. Ryckman and S. M. Weiss, "Low mode volume slotted photonic crystal single nanobeam cavity," Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 071104 (2012). (link)

P. Markov, J. G. Valentine, and S. M. Weiss, "Fiber-to-chip coupler designed using an optical transformation," Opt. Express, 20(13), 14705-14713 (2012). (link)

2011

J. L. Lawrie and S. M. Weiss, "Silicon photonics for biosensing applications," in Silicon Photonics for Telecommunications and Biomedicine, edited by S. Fathpour and B. Jalali (Taylor & Francis), published December 12th 2011 by CRC Press.

J. L. Lawrie and S. M. Weiss, "Stabilization of hydroxyl-terminated silane in porous silicon for in-situ DNA synthesis," Phys. Stat. Sol. C 8, 1851-1855 (2011).

E. X. Zhang, A. K. M. Newaz, S. Bhandaru, B. Wang, C. X. Zhang, D. M. Fleetwood, M. L. Alles, R. D. Schrimpf, S. T. Pantelides, S. M. Weiss, R. A. Reed, R. A. Weller, and K. I. Bolotin, "Low-energy x-ray- and ozone-exposure induced defect formation in graphene materials and devices," IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 48, 2961-2967 (2011). (link)

J. D. Ryckman and S. M. Weiss, "Localized field enhancements in guided and defect modes of a periodic slot waveguide," IEEE Photonics J. 3, 986-995 (2011). (link)

J. W. Mares and S. M. Weiss, "Diffusion dynamics of small molecules from mesoporous silicon films by real-time optical interferometry," Appl. Optics, Posted 4 August 2011. [DOI: doi:10.1364/AO.50.005329] (link)

Y. Jiao, J. D. Ryckman, P. N. Ciesielski, C. A. Escobar, G. K. Jennings and S. M. Weiss, "Patterned nanoporous gold as an effective SERS template," Nanotechnology, Published 16 June 2011. [DOI: doi:10.1088/0957-4484/22/29/295302] (link)

X. Wei and S. M. Weiss, "Guided mode biosensor based on grating coupled porous silicon waveguide," Opt. Express 19, 11330 (2011), Published 26 May 2011. [DOI: ] (link)

J. D. Ryckman, M. Liscidini, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "Direct imprinting of porous substrates: A rapid and low-cost approach for patterning porous materials," Nano Lett., Published May 2011. [DOI: 10.1021/nl1028073] (link)

2010

J. D. Ryckman, R. A. Reed, R. A. Weller, D. M. Fleetwood, and S. M. Weiss, "Enhanced room temperature oxidation in silicon and porous silicon under 10keV x-ray irradiation," J. Appl. Phys. 108, 113528 (2010). (link)

C. Kang, C. T. Phare, Y. A. Vlasov, S. Assefa, and S. M. Weiss, "Photonic crystal slab sensor with enhanced surface area," Opt. Express 18, 27930 (2010). (link)

Y. Jiao, D. S. Koktysh, N. Phambu, and S. M. Weiss, "Dual-mode sensing platform based on colloidal gold functionalized porous silicon," Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 153125 (2010). (link)

J. L. Lawrie, Y. Jiao, and S. M. Weiss, "Size-selective filtration, concentration, and enhanced detection of biomolecules using mesoporous silicon," IEEE Trans. Nanotechnol. 9(5), 596-602 (Sept. 2010). (link)

J. L. Lawrie and S. M. Weiss, "Stabilization of hydroxyl-terminated silane in porous silicon for in-situ DNA synthesis," Phys. Stat. Sol., published online. (link)

J. L. Lawrie and S. M. Weiss, "Silicon photonics for biosensing applications," in Silicon Photonics, edited by S. Fathpour and B. Jalali (Taylor & Francis), Publish Date: October 26th 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4398063-7-1. (link)

J. M. Burst, T. J. Peshek, T. A. Gessert, T. J. Coutts, X. Li, D. Levi, S. M. Weiss, and B. R. Rogers, "Effect of oxygen partial pressure and annealing of permittivity-engineered ITO studied by in-situ ellipsometry," in Proc. of IEEE 35th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010), pp. 002408-002412. (link)

C. Kang, C. Phare, S. M. Weiss, Y. A. Vlasov, and S. Assefa, "Photonic Crystal Defects with Increased Surface Area for Improved Refractive Index Sensing," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper CTuL1. (link)

J. D. Ryckman, M. Liscidini, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "Diffraction Based Biosensing with Porous Silicon," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper CTuB4.(link)

H. Park, J. Qi, Y. Xu, K. Varga, S. M. Weiss, B. R. Rogers, G. Lupke, and N. Tolk, "Boron induced charge traps near the interface of Si/SiO2 probed by second harmonic generation," Phys. Stat. Sol. B, 247, 1997-2001 (2010). (link)

J. D. Ryckman, M. Liscidini, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "Porous silicon structures for low-cost diffraction-based biosensing," Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 171103 (2010). (link)

J. Nag, J. D. Ryckman, M. T. Hertkorn, B. K. Choi, R. F. Haglund, Jr., and S. M. Weiss, "Ultrafast compact silicon-based ring resonator modulators using metal-insulator switching of vanadium dioxide," Proc. of SPIE 7597, 759710 (2010). (link)

J. D. Ryckman, M. Liscidini, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "Low-cost optical microstructures fabricated by imprinting porous silicon," Proc. of SPIE 7591, 759108 (2010).

Y. Jiao and S. M. Weiss, "Enhanced PNA detection sensitivity based on polymer-cladded porous silicon waveguide," Proc. of SPIE 7553, 75530O (2010). (link)

J. E. Sipe, J.D. Ryckman, S.M. Weiss, and M. Liscidini, "Enhancement of diffraction-based biosensing using porous structures and electromagnetic surface states," Proc. of SPIE 7553, 75530M (2010).

Y. Jiao and S. M. Weiss, "Design parameters and sensitivity analysis of polymer-cladded porous silicon waveguides for small molecules detection," Biosens. Bioelectron. 25, 1535 (2010). (link)

J. D. Gosnell, S. J. Rosenthal, and S. M. Weiss, "White Light Emission Characteristics of Polymer-encapsulated CdSe Nanocrystal Films," IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 22, 541 (2010). (link)

M. A. Schreuder, K. Xiao, I. N. Ivanov, S. M. Weiss, and S. J. Rosenthal, "White light-emitting diodes based on ultrasmall cadmium selenide electroluminescence," Nano Lett. 10, 573-576 (2010). (link)

S. M. Weiss and G. Rong, "Porous silicon waveguides for small molecule detection," in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology for Chemical and Biological Defense, edited by R. Nagarajan, W. Zukas, T. A. Hatton, and S. Lee (ACS Symposium Series Vol. 1016, Oxford University Press, 2010), Chpt. 14, pp. 185-194.

2009

H. Park, J. Qi, Y. Xu, K. Varga, S. M. Weiss, B. R. Rogers, G. Lupke, and N. Tolk, "Characterization of boron charge traps at the interface of Si/SiO2 using second harmonic generation," Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 062102 (2009). (link)

Y. Jiao, G. Rong, and S. M. Weiss, "Porous waveguide in the Kretschmann configuration for small molecule detection," Proc. of SPIE 7322, 732205 (2009). (link)

J. L. Lawrie, X. Zhou, G. Rong, P. E. Laibinis, and S. M. Weiss, "Synthesis of DNA oligonucleotides in mesoporous silicon," Phys. Stat. Sol. A 206, 1339-1342 (2009). (link)

G. Rong and S. M. Weiss, "Biomolecule Size-Dependent Sensitivity of Porous Silicon Sensors," Phys. Stat. Sol. A 206, 1365-1368 (2009). (link)

S. M. Weiss, G. Rong, and J. L. Lawrie, "Current status and outlook for silicon-based optical biosensors," Physica E 41, 1071 (2009). (link)

J. L. Lawrie , Z. Xu , P. E. Laibinis, and S. M. Weiss, " DNA oligonucleotide synthesis in mesoporous silicon for biosensing applications," Proc. of SPIE 7167, 71670R (2009). (link)

X. Wei , C. Kang , G. Rong , S. T. Retterer, and S. M. Weiss, "Porous silicon waveguide with integrated grating coupler for DNA sensing," Proc. of SPIE 7167, 71670C (2009). (link)

J. D. Gosnell and S. M. Weiss, "Light scattering by white-emitting CdSe nanocrystals and traditional YAG:Ce3+ phosphor particles," Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1148E, 1148-PP09-02 (2009). (link)

2008

X. Wei, C. Kang, M. Liscidini, G. Rong, S. T. Retterer, M. Patrini, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "Grating couplers on porous silicon planar waveguides for sensing applications," J. Appl. Phys. 104, 123113 (2008). (link)

C. Kang and S. M. Weiss, "Photonic crystal with multiple-hole defect for sensor applications," Opt. Express 16, 18188 (2008). [Also appears in Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics vol. 3, issue 12 (2008)] (link)

G. Rong, J. D. Ryckman, R. Mernaugh, and S. M. Weiss, "Label-free porous silicon membrane waveguide for DNA sensing," Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 161109 (2008). [Also appears in Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research vol. 16, issue 9 (2008) and Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology vol. 18, issue 18 (2008)] (link)

S. M. Weiss, "Biological applications of silicon nanostructures," in Silicon Nanophotonics: Basic Principles, Present Status, and Perspectives, edited by L. Khriachtchev (World Scientific Publishing Company, Hackensack, 2008), pp. 425-448.

C. Kang and S. M. Weiss, "Photonic crystal defect tuning for optimized light-matter interaction," Proc. SPIE 7031, 70310G (2008). (link)

J. J. Saarinen, S. M. Weiss, P. M. Fauchet, and J. E. Sipe, "Reflectance analysis of a multilayer 1-D porous silicon structure: theory and experiment," J. Appl. Phys. 104, 0131003 (2008). (link)

G. Rong, A. Najmaie, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "Nanoscale porous silicon waveguides for label-free DNA sensing," Biosens. Bioelectron. 23, 1572 (2008). (link)

M. A. Schreuder, J. D. Gosnell, N. J. Smith, S. M. Weiss, and S. J. Rosenthal, "Encapsulated white-light CdSe nanocrystals as nanophosphors for solid-state lighting," J. Mater. Chem. 18, 970-975 (2008). (link)

H. Park, J. H. Dickerson, and S. M. Weiss, "Spatially localized one-dimensional porous silicon photonic crystals," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 011113 (2008). (link)

2007

G. Rong and S. M. Weiss, "Influence of biomolecule size on performance of nanostructured sensing devices," Proc. SPIE 6769, 676909 (2007). (link)

J. D. Gosnell, M. A. Schreuder, S. J. Rosenthal, and S. M. Weiss, "Efficiency improvements of white-light CdSe nanocrystal-based LEDs," Proc. SPIE 6669, 66690R (2007). (link)

H. Park, A. A. Stramel, D. A. Harju, S. M. Weiss, and J. H. Dickerson, "A novel method of photonic band-gap lithography of porous silicon heterostructures," Proc. SPIE 6640, 66400C (2007). (link)

S. M. Weiss, J. Zhang, P. M. Fauchet, V. V. Seregin, and J. L. Coffer, "Tunable silicon-based light sources using erbium doped liquid crystals," Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 031112 (2007). (link)

G. Rong and S. M. Weiss, "Optical DNA sensing based on resonant porous silicon structures," Proc. SPIE 6477, 647717 (2007). (link)

2006

J. D. Gosnell, M. A. Schreuder, M. J. Bowers II, S. J. Rosenthal, and S. M. Weiss, "Cadmium selenide nanocrystals as white-light phosphors," Proc. SPIE 6337, 63370A (2006). (link)

G. Rong, J. J. Saarinen, J. E. Sipe, and S. M. Weiss, "High sensitivity sensor based on porous silicon waveguide," Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 934, 0934-I10-04 (2006). (link)

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