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Jia Liu, Yuhao Qiang, Ofelia Alvarez, E Du*, Electrical impedance microflow cytometry with oxygen control for detection of sickle cells, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 255 2392-2398, 2017.

Yuhao Qiang, Jia Liu, E Du*Dynamic Fatigue Measurement of Hu,man Erythrocytes using DielectrophoresisActa Biomaterialia 57,  352-262, 2017.

Xuejin Li, E Du, Ming Dao , Subra Suresh, George Em Karniadakis, Patient-specific modeling of individual sickle cell behavior under transient hypoxiaPLOS Computational Biology 13 (3), e1005426, 2017.

Stefan Muenster, Arkadi Beloiartsev, Binglan Yu, E Du, Sabia Abidi, Ming Dao, Gregor Fabry, Jan A. Graw, Martin Wepler, Rajeev Malhotra, Bernadette O. Fernandez, Martin Feelisch, Kenneth D. Bloch, Donald B. Bloch, Warren M. Zapol, Exposure of Stored Packed Erythrocytes to NO Prevents Transfusion-associated Pulmonary HypertensionAnesthesiology, August 18, 2016.

Poorya Hosseini, Sabia Z. Abidi, E Du, Dimitrios P. Papageorgiou, Youngwoon Choi, YongKeun Park, John M. Higgins, Gregory J. Kato, Subra Suresh, Ming Dao, Zahid Yaqoob, and Peter T. C. So, Cellular normoxic biophysical markers of hydroxyurea treatment in sickle cell disease, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113 (34) 9527-9532, 2016. (CMU News report)

Xuejin Li, E Du, Huan Lei, Y-H Tang, Ming Dao, Subra Suresh, George E Karniadakis, Patient-specific blood rheology in sickle-cell anaemia, Interface Focus 6(1), 2016.

E Du, Monica Diez-Silva, Gregory J. Kato, Ming Dao, Subra Suresh, Kinetics of sickle cell biorheology and implications for painful vaso-occlusive crisis, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (5), 1422-1427, 2015. (MIT News report, CMU News report)

E Du, Laurel G. Mendelsohn, James S Nichols, Ming Dao, Gregory J. Kato, Quantification of Anti-sickling Effect of Aes-103 in Sickle Cell Disease Using an In Vitro Microfluidic AssayBlood 124 (21), December 6, 2014.


Rapid drug efficacy testing

E Du, Ming Dao, Subra Suresh, Quantitative biomechanics of healthy and diseased human red blood cells using dielectrophoresis in a microfluidic system, Extreme Mechanics Letters, 1, 35-41, 2014.

stretching RBC

Stretching red blood cells

E Du, Sungjae Ha, Monica Diez-Silva, Ming Dao, Subra Suresh, Anantha Chandrakasan, Electric impedance microflow cytometry for characterization of cell disease states, Lab on a Chip (13) 19, 3903-3909, 2013. (MIT news report)

EI malaria

Label-free characterization of cellular disease state






E Du, Souran Manoochehri, Optimal design of microgrooved channels with electrokinetic actuations for lab-on-a-chip applications, IET Nanobiotechnology 4 (2), 40-49, 2010.

E Du, Souran Manoochehri, Microfluidic pumping optimization in microgrooved channels with ac electrothermal actuations, Applied Physics Letters 96 (3), art. no. 034102, 2010.

E Du, Souran Manoochehri, Enhanced ac electrothermal fluidic pumping in microgrooved channels, Journal of Applied Physics 104, art. no. 064902, 2008.

E Du, Souran Manoochehri, Electrohydrodynamic-mediated dielectrophoretic separation and transport based on asymmetric electrode pairs, Electrophoresis 29 (24), 5017-5025, 2008.

DEP-based cell separation

DEP-based cell separation

Dongcao Song, Zhanxiong Wei, Jilin Zou, Shangming Yang, E Du, and Hong-Liang Cui, Pressure Sensor Based on Fiber Bragg Grating and Carbon Fiber Ribbon-Wound Composite Cylindrical Shell, IEEE Sensors Journal 9 (7), 828-831, 2009.

E Du, Hongliang Cui, Zhenqi Zhu, Review of nanomanipulators for nanomanufacturing, International Journal of Nanomanufacturing 1 (1), 83-104, 2006.