Recent publication

  1. Fang Yang, Xiaoming Yang, H Jiang, W. Butler, G. Wang.  Dielectrophoretic Separation of prostate cancer cells. Technology in cancer Research and Treatments. 12:61-70. (2013).
  2. Mohammed Alshareef, Nicholas Metrakos, Eva Juarez-Perez, Fadi Azer, Fang Yang, Xiaoming Yang, Guiren Wang. Separation of tumor cells with dielectrophoresis-based microfluidic chip. Biomicrofluidics, 7, 011803, (2013)
  3. Fang Yang, Xiaoming Yang, Hong Jiang, Guiren Wang, Cascade and staggered dielectrophoretic cell sorters, Electrophoresis. 32, 2377–2384. (2011)
  4. Kuang, C, W. Zhao, G. Wang Far-field optical nanoscopy based on continuous wave laser stimulated emission depletion. Review of Scientific Instruments 81, 053709, (2010).
  5. Kuang, C, G. Wang Far-field nanoscopic velocimeter for nanofluidics. Lab-on-a-Chip. 10, 240–245, (2010).
  6. M. Yakut Ali, C. Kuang, J. Khan, G.R. Wang, A Dynamic Piezoelectric Micropumping Phenomenon. Microfluidics and nanofludiics, Vol 9, 2-3, 385-396 (2009).
  7. Fang Yang, Xiaoming Yang, Hong Jiang, Phillip Bulkhaults, Patricia Wood, William Hrushesky, Guiren Wang, Dielectrophoretic Separation of Colorectal Cancer Cells. Biomicrofluidics. 2010, 4, 013204
  8. Cuifang Kuang, Guiren Wang, A novel far-field nanoscopic velocimetry for nanofluidics. Lab-on-a-Chip. 2010, 10, 240 - 245.
  9. Cuifang Kuang, Fang Yang, Wei Zhao and Guiren Wang, Study of the Rise Time in Electroosmotic Flow within a Microcapillary. Analytical  Chemistry. 2009, 81, 6590–6595.
  10. Wang, Y;  Pant, K.; Chen, Z.;Wang, G.; Diffey, WF; Ashley, P. Shivshankar Sundaram Numerical analysis of electrokinetic transport in micro-nanofluidic interconnect preconcentrator in hydrodynamic flow. Microfluidics and nanofludiics. 7, 5, 683-696. (2009)
  11. Kuang, CF; Zhao, W; Yang, F. and Wang, G. Measuring flow velocity distribution in microchannels using molecular tracers. Microfluidics and nanofludiics. 2009, 7, 509-517.
  12. Wang, G.R; Sas, I; Jiang, H; Janzen, W.P; Hodge, C.N. (2008) Testing Microfluidic Instruments Using a Novel Method for Measuring Fluid Flow Rates.  Electrophoresis. 29, 1253–1263.
  13. Jinag, H; Wang, G.R. (2008) Thermocapacitive Flow Sensor. In. Li, Dongqing (ed) Encyclopedia of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 2025-2032.
  14. Wang, G. R. On large scale structures and turbulent mixing in confined mixing layers under strong forcing. AIChE Journal. 52, 111-124, (2006)

To be submitted

  1. Fang Yang, Cuifang Kuang, Wei Zhao, Guiren Wang. AC electrokinetic fast mixing in non-parallel microchannels
  2. Fang Yang, Wei Zhao, Guiren Wang, There can be turbulence in microfluidcs where Reynolds number is in the order of 1.

Previous publication

  1. Wang, G. R. (2005) Laser-induced fluorescence photobleaching anemometer for microfluidic devices. Lab on a Chip, 5, 450 – 456.
  2. Wang, G. R., Santiago, J. G., Mungal, M. G. Yang, B., & Papademetriou S., (2004) A laser induced cavitation pump. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 14, 1037-1046.
  3. Wang, G. R. (2003) A rapid mixing process in continuous operation under periodic forcing. Chemical Engineering Science. 58, 4953-4963.
  4. Wang, G. R.; Fiedler, H. E. (2000) On high spatial resolution scalar measurement with LIF. Part 1: Photobleaching and Thermal Blooming. Experiments in Fluids. 29, 257-264.
  5. Wang, G. R.; Fiedler, H. E. (2000) On high spatial resolution scalar measurement with LIF. Part 2: The Noise Characteristics. Experiments in Fluids. 29, 265-274.
  6. Dai, G. C., Wang, G. R., Fan, Z. H. (1989a) Transition from laminar to turbulent flow in artificially roughened pipes. J. East China Institute of Chemical Technology. 15, 580-584.
  7. Dai, G. C., Fan, Z. H, Wang, G. R. (1989b) Flow resistance in repeated-rib tubes. Ibid, 15, 300-304.
  8. Fan, Z. H, Dai, G. C., Jin, D. Y., Wang, G. R. (1989c) Turbulent flow in artificially roughened pipes. Ibid, 15, 305-312.
  9. Wang, G. R; Zhang, B. G. (1984) Study of heat transfer of the horizontal immersed tubes in fluidized beds.  J. Fushun Petroleum Institute. No. 2.


  1. Wang; G; Sundaram, S; Pant, K; Feng J, P. Storm (2006) MEMS based microcatheter for thrombectomy. Submitted to US patent (pending).
  2. Krishnamoorthy, S.; G Wang; Feng J. (2006) Travelling wave electrothermal pump. Submitted to US patent (pending)
  3. Feng, J. J.; Guiren Wang, Kapil Pant, Shankar Sundaram (2005) Method and Apparatus for Separating Particles by Dielectrophoresis. Submitted to US Patent, 11/167428 (Pending).
  4. Wang, G. R.; Jiang, H. (2007) Method and Apparatus for fluid velocity measurement based on photobleaching. US patent, 7283215B2.
  5. Pant, K; G Wang; JJ Feng; S. Krishnamoorthy; S. Sundaram (2005) Electrostatic sampler and method. Submitted to US Patent 7428848.
  6. Fiedler, H. E.; Wang, G. R. (1998a) A new process for rapid and homogeneous mixing of fluids in continuous operations (in German). Deutsches Patent No. 19816354.1.
  7. Fiedler, H. E.; Wang, G. R. (1998b) Anemometer based on the effect of photobleaching (in German). Deutsches Patent. No. 19838344.4.
  8. Fiedler, H. E.; Wang, G. R. (1998c) Efficient heat exchanger through confined symmetric and asymmetric wakes in a pipe (in German). Deutsches Patent. No. 19850190.0.


Wang, G. R. (2000) Turbulent mixing, stability and secondary flow in a confined configuration.  Wissenschaftliche Schriftenreihe Stroemungstechnik, Bd. 8. ISBN 3-89574-376-3, Verlag Dr. Koester.