1. Jiawei Zuo, Jing Bai, Shinhyuk Choi, Ali Basiri, Xiahui Chen, Chao Wang, Yu Yao, “Chip-Integrated metasurface Full-Stokes Polarimetric CMOS Imaging Sensor”,  Light Sci Appl 12, 218 (2023).
  2. Md Zubair Ebne Rafique, Hossain Mansur Resalat Faruque, Ahmad Hassan, Mo Tian, Nabasindhu Das, Yu Yao, “Field Deployable Mirror Soiling Detection Based on Polarimetric Imaging”, in press
  3. Mo Tian, Neel Desai, Jing Bai, Randy Brost, Daniel Small, David Novick, Julius Yellowhair, Md Zubair Ebne Rafique, Vishnu Pisharam and Yu Yao, “Toward Autonomous Field Inspection of CSP Collectors With a Polarimetric Imaging Drone”, in press.
  4. Md Zubair Ebne Rafique, Ali Basiri, Jing Bai, Jiawei Zuo, and Yu Yao, “Ultra-fast Graphene-Plasmonic Hybrid Metasurface Saturable Absorber with Low Saturation Fluence”, Accepted ACS Nano,
  5. Ali Basiri, Md Zubair Ebne Rafique, Jing Bai, and Shinhyuk Choi, Yu Yao, “Ultrafast Low-pump Fluence All-Optical Modulation Based on Graphene-Metal Hybrid Metasurfaces”, Light: Science & Applications volume 11, Article number: 102 (2022) figure 1
  6. Shinhyuk Choi, Zhi Zhao, Jiawei Zuo, Hossain Mansur Resalat Faruque, Yu Yao and Chao Wang, “Structural color printing via polymer-assisted photochemical deposition”, Light: Science & Applications 11, 84 (2022) figure 1
  7. Zhi Zhao , Xiahui Chen, Jiawei Zuo, Ali Basiri, Shinhyuk Choi, Yu Yao, Yan Liu *, and Chao Wang *, “Deterministic Assembly of Single Emitters in Sub-5 Nanometer Optical Cavity Formed by Gold Nanorod Dimers on Three-Dimensional DNA Origami ” Nano Research volume 15, pages 1327–1337 (2022)
  8. Jing Bai and Yu Yao, “Highly efficient anisotropic chiral plasmonic metamaterials for polarization conversion and detection”, ACS Nano 2021, 15, 9, 14263–14274.
  9. Inam Ridha, Ali Basiri, Sudhakar Gudesala, Deepanjan Ghosh, Jung Keun Lee, Jacquelyn Kilbourne, Yu Yao, Kaushal Rege, “Chromophore-free Sealing and Repair of Soft Tissues using Mid Infrared Light-Activated Biosealants”, Advanced Functional Materials (2020): 2007811 Chromophore‐Free Sealing and Repair of Soft Tissues Using Mid‐Infrared Light ‐Activated Biosealants - Ridha - 2021 - Advanced Functional Materials - Wiley Online Library
  10. Zhi Zhao, Jing Bai, Yu Yao, Chao Wang, “Printing continuous metal structures via polymer-assisted photochemical deposition”, Materials today, vol 37, pp 10-17, 2020
  11. A. Basiri, X. Che, J. Bai, P. Amrollahi, J. Carpenter, Z. Holman, C. Wang, Y. Yao, “Nature-Inspired Chiral Metasurfaces for Circular Polarization Detection and Full-Stokes Polarimetric Measurement”, Light Science & Applications 8, 78 (2019).
  12. Jing Bai, Chu Wang, Xiahui Chen, Ali Basiri, Chao Wang, Yu Yao, “Chip-integrated plasmonic flat optics for mid-infrared Full-Stokes polarization detection”, Photonics research, 7, 1051-1060, 2019. figure: Fig. 1.
  13. Zhao, Zhi, Ninad Chamele, Michael N. Kozicki, Yu Yao, and Chao Wang. “Photochemical Synthesis of Dendritic Silver Nano-particles for Anti-counterfeiting.” Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2019).!divAbstractGraphical abstract: Photochemical synthesis of dendritic silver nano-particles for anti-counterfeiting
  14. B. Zeng, Z. Huang, A. Singh, Y. Yao, A. K. Azad, A. D. Mohite, A. J. Taylor, D. R. Smith and H. T. Chen, “Hybrid graphene metasurfaces for high-speed mid-infrared light modulation and single-pixel imaging,” Light: Science & Applications, vol. 7, p. 51, 2018/08/22 2018.,
  15. Xiahui Chen, Chu Wang, Yu Yao*, and Chao Wang*, “Plasmonic Vertically Coupled Complementary Antennas for Dual-Mode Infrared Molecule Sensing“, ACS Nano 2017, 11, 8, 8034–8046DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b02687 (* corresponding authors)
  16. Zeming Song, Cheng Lv, Mengbing Liang, Varittha Sanphuang, Kedi Wu, Bin Chen, Zhi Zhao, Jing Bai, Xu Wang, and John L. Volakis, Liping Wang, Ximin He, Yu Yao, Sefaattin Tongay, Hanqing Jiang, “Microscale Silicon Origami,” Small, vol. 12, pp. 5401–5406, 2016.
  17. Y. Yao, M. A. Kats, R. Shankar, Y. Song, J. Kong, M. Loncar, and F. Capasso, “ Electrically tunable metasurface perfect absorbers for ultrathin mid-infrared optical modulators”, Nano Letters, Article ASAP, DOI: 10.1021/nl503104n
  18. Shuyan Zhang, Mikhail A Kats, Yanjie Cui, You Zhou, Yu Yao, Shriram Ramanathan, and Federico Capasso, “Current-modulated optical properties of vanadium dioxide thin films in the phase transition region,” Appl Phys Lett, vol. 105, pp. 211104, 2014.
  19. Y. Yao, M. A. Kats, R. Shankar, Y. Song, M. Loncar, J. Kong, and F. Capasso, “Wide wavelength tuning of optical antennas on graphene with nanosecond response time”, Nano Letters, 14, 214-219, 2014.
  20. Y. Yao, R. Shankar, P. Rauter, Y. Song, M. Loncar, J. Kong, and F. Capasso, “High responsivity mid-infrared graphene detectors with antenna enhanced photo-carrier generation and collection”, Nano Letters, 14, 3749–3754, 2014.
  21. Y. Yao, M. A. Kats, P. Genevet, N. Yu, Y. Song, J. Kong, and F. Capasso, “Broad electrical tuning of graphene-loaded plasmonic antennas”, Nano Letters, 13, 1257–1264, 2013.
  22. Y. Yao, A.J. Hoffman, and C.F. Gmachl, “Mid-infrared quantum cascade lasers”, (invited) Nature Photonics, 6, 432-439, 2012.
  23. R.T. Moug, H. Sultana, Y. Yao, A. Alfaro-Martinez, L. Peng, et al. “Optimization of Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) Growth for the Development of Mid-Infrared (IR) II–VI Quantum Cascade Lasers”, J. Electron. Mater., 41, 944-947, 2012.
  24. Y. Yao, A. Alfaro-Martinez, K.J. Franz, W.O. Charles, A. Shen, et al. “Room temperature and narrow intersubband electroluminescence from ZnCdSe/ ZnCdMgSe quantum cascade laser structures”, Appl. Phys. Lett.,99, 041113,2011.
  25. E. Mujagic, C. Schwarzer, Y. Yao, J. Chen, C. Gmachl, and Gottfried Strasser, “Two-dimensional broadband distributed-feedback quantum cascade laser arrays”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 98, 141101, 2011.
  26. Y. Yao, X. Wang, J. Fan and C. F. Gmachl, “High performance ‘continuum-to-continuum’ Quantum Cascade lasers with a broad gain bandwidth over 400 cm-1”, Applied Physics Letters, 97, 081115, 2010.
  27. Y. Yao, T. Tsai, W.O. Charles, J. Chen, G. Wysocki and C. F. Gmachl, “Broadband Quantum Cascade laser gain medium based on a “continuum-to-bound” active region design”, Applied Physics Letters, 96, 211106, 2010.
  28. E. Mujagic, C. Schwarze, W. Schrenk, Y. Yao, J. Chen, C. F. Gmachl, G. Strasser, “Strategies toward the realization of two-dimensional broadband and coherent quantum cascade ring laser arrays”, Optical Engineering 49(11), 111113, 2010.
  29. C. Schwarzer, E. Mujagić, Y. Yao, W. Schrenk, J. Chen, C. Gmachl, and G. Strasser, “Coherent coupling of ring cavity surface emitting quantum cascade lasers”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 071103 (2010).
  30. W. O. Charles, Y. Yao, K. J. Franz, Q. Zhang, A. Shen, C. Gmachl and M. C. Tamargo, “Growth of Znx’Cd(1-x’)Se/ZnxCdyMg(1-x-y)Se -InP Quantum Cascade structures for emission in the 3 – 5 µm range”, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B Vol. 28, Issue 3, pp. C3G24-C3G27, 2010.
  31. K.J. Franz, P.Q. Liu, J. Raftery, M.D. Escarra, A.J. Hoffman, S.S. Howard, Y. Yao, Y. Dikmelik, X. Wang, J. Fan, J. B Kurgin, C. Gmachl, et al. “Short Injector Quantum Cascade Lasers”, IEEE J. Quantum Electron., 46, 591-600, 2010.
  32. Y. Yao, K. J. Franz, X. Wang, J. Fan, C. F. Gmachl, “A widely voltage-tunable Quantum Cascade laser based on “two-step” coupling,” Applied Physics Letters, 95, 021105, 2009.
  33. Y. Yao, Z. Liu, A. J. Hoffman, K. J. Franz, C. F. Gmachl, “Voltage tunability of Quantum Cascade lasers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron, Vol. 45, No. 6, pp. 730-736, June 2009.
  34. C. Young, R. Cendejas; S. S. Howard, W. Sanchez-Vaynshteyn, A. J. Hoffman, K. J. Franz, Y. Yao, B. Mizaikoff, X. Wang, J. Fan, C. F. Gmachl. “Wavelength selection for Quantum Cascade lasers by cavity length”, Applied Physics Letters, 94, 091109, 2009.
  35. Y. Yao, Xiangfei Chen, Yitang Dai, and Shizhong Xie, “Dual-wavelength erbium-doped fiber laser with a simple linear cavity and its application in microwave generation,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. vol. 18, no.1, pp. 187-189, Jan. 2006.
  36. Y. Dai, X. Chen, J. Sun, Y. Yao, S. Xie, “Dual-wavelength DFB fiber laser based on a chirped structure and the equivalent phase shift method”, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. Vol. 18, No. 18, pp. 1964 – 1966 Sep. 2006.
  37. Y. Dai, X. Chen, J. Sun, Y. Yao, S. Xie, “Dispersion compensation based on sampled fiber Bragg gratings fabricated with reconstruction equivalent-chirp method”, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. Vol. 18, No. 8, pp941-943, April 2006.
  38. Y. Dai, X. Chen, J. Sun, Y. Yao, and S. Xie, “High-performance, high-chip-count optical code division multiple access encoders-decoders based on a reconstruction equivalent-chirp technique”, Opt. Lett., vol, 31, pp. 1618-1620, 2006.