Liang Dong

  • Professor
  • Courtesy Associate Professor (CBE)

Main Office

2115 Coover
Ames, IA 50011-3060
Phone: 515-294-0388


Ph.D. Electronics Science and Technology, Tsinghua University (2004)

B.S. Precision Instrumentation, Xidian University (1999)

Interest Areas

Core Research Area: Microelectronics and photonics, MEMS, lab on a chip, microfluidics, biomimetics and bioinspiration, biosensors, nanophotonics

Strategic Areas: Bioengineering; materials, devices & circuits

Selected Publications

  • Liu, P., Martin, R. J., and Dong, L. Micro-electro-fluidic grids for nematodes: A lens-less, image-sensor-less approach for on-chip tracking of nematode locomotion, Lab on a Chip (2013), in press, DOI: 10.1039/C2LC41174A
  • Yang, H., Qiao, X., Hong, W., and Dong, L. Core-shell microcapsules with embedded microactuators for regulated release, IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (2013), in press, DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2012.2227950
  • Liu, P., Mao, D., Martin, R. J., and Dong, L. An integrated fiber-optic microfluidic device for detection of muscular force generation of microscopic nematodes, Lab on a Chip (2012) 6: 3458-3466
  • Yang, H., Lightner, C. R., and Dong, L. Light-emitting coaxial nanofibers, ACS Nano (2012) 6: 622–628
  • Dong, L., Agarwal, A. K., Beebe, D. J., and Jiang, H. Adaptive liquid microlenses activated by stimuli-responsive hydrogels, Nature (2006) 442: 551-554