Journal Publications:

    2018

    1. Bingzhao Li, Kwang Lee, Sotiris, Masmanidis, Mo Li, "A Nanofabricated Optoelectronic Probe for Manipulating and Recording Neural Dynamics", submitted (2018)

    2017

    1. Siyuan Luo, Li He, Mo Li, "Spin-momentum locked interaction between spin-momentum locked photons and surface electrons in topological insulators", Nature Communications, 8, 2141 (2017) [Link]
    2. Ruoming Peng, Kaveh Khaliji, Nathan Youngblood, Roberto Grassi, Tony Low, and Mo Li, "Mid-infrared electro-Optic modulation in few-layer black phosphorus", Nano Letters, 17, 6315–6320 (2017) [Link]
    3. Jun-Yang Chen, Mahendra DC, Delin Zhang1, Zhengyang Zhao, Mo Li, Jian-Ping Wang, "Field-free spin-orbit torque switching of composite perpendicular CoFeB/Gd/CoFeB layers utilized for three-terminal magnetic tunnel junctions", Applied Physics Letters, 111, 012402 (2017) [Link]
    4. Mei Xu, Yuqian Gu, Ruoming Peng, Nathan Youngblood, Mo Li, "Black phosphorus mid-infrared photodetectors", Applied Physics B, 123, 130 (2017) [Link]
    5. Jun-Yang Chen, Li He, Jian-Ping Wang, Mo Li, "All-optical switching of magnetic tunnel junctions with single sub-picosecond laser pulses", Physical Review Applied , 7, 021001 (2017) [Link]
    6. Jun-Yang Chen, Yong-Chang Lau, J.M.D. Coey, Mo Li, and Jian-Ping Wang, "High Performance MgO-barrier Magnetic Tunnel Junctions for Flexible and Wearable Spintronic Applications", Sci. Rep. , 7, 42001 (2017) [Link]
    7. Nathan Youngblood and Mo Li, "Ultrafast photocurrent measurements of a black phosphorus photodetector", Applied Physics Letters, 110, 051102 (2017) [Link]
    8. Che Chen, Nathan Youngblood, Ruoming Peng, Daehan Yoo, Daniel A. Mohr, Timothy W. Johnson, Sang-Hyun Oh, and Mo Li, "Three-Dimensional Integration of Black Phosphorus Photodetector with Silicon Photonics and Nanoplasmonics", Nano Letters, 17, 985 (2017) [Link]
    9. C. N. Arutt, et al, "The study of radiation effects in emerging micro and nano electro mechanical systems (M and NEMs)", Semiconductor Science and Technology, 32, 013005 (2017) [Link]

    2016

  1. Nathan Youngblood and Mo Li, "Integration of 2D materials on a silicon photonics platform for optoelectronics applications", Nanophotonics, AOP (2016) [link][PDF]
  2. Nathan Youngblood, Ruoming Peng, Andrei Nemilentsau, Tony Low, Mo Li, "Layer tunable third-harmonic generation in multilayer black phosphorus", ACS Photonics, 4,8-14 (2016) [link]
  3. J. Gorchon, R. B. Wilson, Y. Yang, A. Pattabi, J. Y. Chen, L. He, J. P. Wang, M. Li, and J. Bokor, "Role of electron and phonon temperatures in the helicity-independent all-optical switching of GdFeCo”, Physical Review B, 94, 184406 (2016) [link]
  4. Li He, Huan Li, Mo Li, "Optomechanical measurement of photon spin angular momentum and optical torque in integrated photonic devices”, Science Advances , 2, e1600485 (2016) [link]
  5. K.B. Schliep, Jun-Yang Chen, Mo Li, Jian-Ping Wang,and D.J. Flannigan, "Laser-initiated magnetization reversal and correlated morphological effects visualized with in situ Fresnel transmission electron microscopy", Physical Review B, 94, 103307 (2016)
  6. Jun-Yang Chen, Jie Zhu, Delin Zhang, Dustin M. Lattery, Mo Li, Jian-Ping Wang, and Xiaojia Wang, "Time-Resolved Magneto-Optical Kerr Effect of Magnetic Nano-Films for Ultrafast Thermal Characterization." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 7, 2328-2332 (2016) [link]
  7. Zhu, J., Chen, J.-Y., Park, H., Gu, X., Zhang, H., Karthikeyan, S., Wendel, N., Campbell, S. A., Dawber, M., Du, X., Li, Mo, Wang, J.-P., Yang, R. and Wang, X. "Revealing the Origins of 3D Anisotropic Thermal Conductivities of Black Phosphorus”, Advanced Electronic Materials, 1600040 (2016) [link]
  8. Euijae Shim, Yu Chen, Sotiris Masmanidis, and Mo Li, "Multisite siliocn neural probes with integrated silicon nitride waveguides and gratings for optogenetic applications”, Scientific Reports 6, 22693 (2015) [link]
  9. 2015

  10. Semere A. Tadesse, Huan Li, Qiyu Liu, Mo Li, "Acousto-optic modulation of a photonic crystal nanocavity with Lamb waves in microwave K band", Applied Physics Letters, 107, 201113 (2015) [Link]
  11. Li He, Junyang Chen, Jian-Ping Wang, and Mo Li, "All-optical switching of a magnetoresistive device using telecom-band femtosecond laser", Applied Physics Letters, 107, 102402 (2015) [link]
  12. Huan Li, Semere A. Tadesse, Qiyu Liu, and Mo Li, "Nanophotonic cavity optomechanics with travelling surface acoustic waves at frequencies up to 12 GHz", Optica, 2, 826-831 (2015) [link]
  13. Nathan Youngblood, Che Chen, Steven J. Koester, and Mo Li, “Waveguide-integrated black phosphorus photodetector with high responsivity and low dark current”, Nature Photonics, 9, 247-252(2015) [link]
  14. 2014

  15. Semere A. Tadesse, Mo Li, “Sub-optical wavelength acoustic wave modulation of integrated photonic resonators at microwave frequencies”, Nature Communications, 5, 5402 (2014) [link]
  16. Huan Li, Mo Li, “Optomechanical photon shuttling between photonic cavities", Nature Nanotechnology, 9, 913 (2014) [link]
  17. Yu Chen*, Hongtao Lin*, Juejun Hu, Mo Li, “Heterogeneously integrated silicon photonics for the mid-infrared and spectroscopic sensing”, ACS Nano, 8, 6955 (2014) (*equal contribution) [Link]
  18. Yu Chen, Mo Li, “Integrated silicon and silicon nitride photonic circuits on flexible substrates”, Optics Letters, 39, 3449 (2014) [link]
  19. Nathan Youngblood, Yoska Anugrah, Rui Ma, Steven J. Koester, Mo Li, “Multifunctional graphene optical modulator and photodetector integrated on silicon waveguides”, Nano Letters, 4, 2741 (2014). [link]
  20. Li He, Mo Li, “On-chip synthesis of circularly polarized emission of light with integrated photonic circuits”, Optics Letters, 39, 2553(2014). [link]
  21. Yu Chen*, W. Fegadolli*, W. Jones, A. Scherer, Mo Li, “Ultrasensitive Gas-Phase Chemical Sensing Based on Functionalized Photonic Crystal Nanobeam Cavities”, ACS Nano, 8, 522 (2014). (*equal contribution) [link]
  22. S. J. Koester, Mo Li, “Waveguide-Coupled Graphene Optoelectronics”, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 20, 6000211 (2014). [link]
  23. 2013

  24. Schuck, C., Pernice, W.H.P., Minaeva, O., Mo Li, Gol'tsman, G., Sergienko, A.V., Tang, H.X., "Matrix of Integrated Superconducting Single-Photon Detectors With High Timing Resolution" IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 23, 2201007 (2013). [link]
  25. Huan Li, J. Noh, Yu Chen, Mo Li,“Enhanced optical forces in integrated hybrid plasmonic waveguides”, Optics Express, 21, 11839 (2013). [link]
  26. 2012

  27. W. Pernice, C. Schuck, O. Minaeva, Mo Li, G. N. Goltsman, A. Sergienko, H. Tang, “High speed travelling wave single-photon detectors with near-unity quantum efficiency”, Nature Communications, 3, 1325 (2012). [link]
  28. Huan Li, Yu Chen, Jong Noh, Semere Tadesse, Mo Li “Multichannel cavity optomechanics for all-optical amplification of radio frequency signals”, Nature Communications, 3, 1091 (2012). [link]
  29. Huan Li, Yoska Anugrah, S. J. Koester, Mo Li “Optical absorption in graphene integrated on silicon waveguides”, Applied Physics Letters, 101, 111110 (2012). [link]
  30. Yu Chen, Huan Li, Mo Li “Flexible and tunable silicon photonic circuits on plastic substrates”, Scientific Reports, 2, 622 (2012). [link]
  31. S. J. Koester, Huan Li, Mo Li “Switching energy limits of waveguide-coupled graphene-on-graphene optical modulators”, Optics Express, 20, 20330 (2012). [link]
  32. S. J. Koester, Mo Li “High-speed waveguide-coupled graphene-on-graphene optical modulators”, Applied Physics Letters, 100, 171107 (2012). [link]
  33. 2011

  34. M. Bagheri, M. Poot, Mo Li, W. Pernice, H. Tang "Dynamic manipulation of mechanical resonators in the high amplitude regime through optical backaction", Nature Nanotechnology, 6, 726 (2011).[link]
    see also: News & Views: "Cavity optomechanics: Mechanical memory sees the light". [link]
  35. K. Y. Fong, W. Pernice, Mo Li, H. Tang “Tunable optical coupler controlled by opto-mechanical interactions”, Optics Express, 19, 15098(2011). [link]
  36. W. Pernice, C. Schuck, Mo Li, H. Tang “Carrier and thermal dynamics of silicon photonic resonators at cryogenic temperatures”, Optics Express, 19, 3290(2011). [link]
  37. H. Bhaskaran, Mo Li, D. Garcia-Sanchez, P. Zhao, I. Takeuchi, H. Tang “Active microcantilevers based on piezoresistive ferromagnetic thin films”, Applied Physics Letters, 98, 013502 (2011). [link]
  38. 2010

  39. Mo Li, W. Pernice, H. Tang, “Ultrahigh-Frequency Nano-Optomechanical Resonators in Slot Waveguide Ring Cavities”, Applied Physics Letters, 97, 183118 (2010). [link]
  40. C. Xiong, W. Pernice, Mo Li and H. Tang, “High performance nanophotonic circuits based on partially buried horizontal slot waveguides”, Optics Express, 18, 20690 (2010). [link]
  41. Mo Li, E. Myers, H. Tang, J. Aldridge, J. Whiting, R. J. Simonson, H. McCaig, N. S. Lewis, M. L. Roukes, “Nanoelectromechanical resonator arrays for ultrafast, gas-phase chromatographic chemical analysis”, Nano Letters, 10 3899 (2010). [link] [Highlighted by Lab on a Chip]
  42. K. Fong, W. Pernice, Mo Li and H. Tang, "High Q optomechanical resonators in silicon nitride nanophotonic circuits", Applied Physics Letters 97, 073112 (2010). [link]
  43. W. Pernice, Mo Li and H. X. Tang, "Time-domain measurement of optical transport in silicon micro-ring resonators"Optics Express 18, 18438 (2010). [link]
  44. C. Xiong, W. Pernice, Mo Li, M. Rooks, H. X. Tang, "Adiabatic embedment of nanomechanical resonators in photonic microring cavities", Applied Physics Letters 96, 263513 (2010). [link]
  45. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, D. Garcia-Sanchez, and H. X. Tang, "Analysis of short range forces in opto-mechanical devices with a nanogap", Optics Express 18, 12615 (2010). [link]
  46. 2009

  47. Mo Li, W. H. P. Pernice, and H X. Tang, "Reactive cavity optical force on microdisk-coupled nanomechanical beam waveguides", Physical Review Letters 103, 223901 (2009). [link]
  48. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, D.F.G. Gallagher and H X. Tang, "Silicon Ntride membrane photonics", Journal of Optics A 11, 114017 (2009).
  49. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, H. X. Tang, "A mechanical Kerr effect in deformable photonic media", Applied Physics Letters 95, 123507 (2009). [link]
  50. W.H.P Pernice, K.Y. Fong, Mo Li and H. X. Tang, "Modeling of optical forces between propagating lightwaves in parallel 3D waveguides", Optics Express 17, 16032 (2009). [link]
  51. Mo Li, W. H. P. Pernice, H. X. Tang, Tunable bipolar optical interactions between guided lightwaves", Nature Photonics 3, 464 (2009). [link] [featured on cover] [story on MIT Technology Reivew]
  52. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, H. X. Tang, Optomechanical coupling in photonic crystal supported nanomechanical waveguides", Optics Express 17, 012424 (2009). [link]
  53. Mo Li, W. H. P. Pernice, H. X. Tang, Broadband all-photonic transduction of nanocantielvers", Nature Nanotechnology 4, 377 (2009). [link]
    see also: News & Views: Nanophotonics: Gradient force shows its potential", by Mark Freeman. [link]
  54. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, H. X. Tang, Theoretical investigation of the transverse optical force between a silicon nano-wire and a substrate", Optics Express 17, 1806 (2009). [link]
  55. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, H. X. Tang, "Photothermal actuation in nanomechanical waveguide devices ", Journal of Applied Physics 105, 014508 (2009). [link]
  56. 2008

  57. Mo Li, W. H. P. Pernice, C. Xiong, T. Baehr-Jones, M. Hochberg, H. X. Tang , "Harnessing optical forces in integrated photonic circuits", Nature 456, 480, (2008). [link]
    see also: News & Views: "Photonics: Nanomechanics gets the shakes", by Tobias J. Kippenberg. [link]
  58. W. H. P. Pernice, Mo Li, H. X. Tang, "GHz photothermal effect in silicon photonic waveguide", Applied Physics Letters 93, 213106 (2008). [link]
  59. 2007 and earlier

  60. Mo Li, H. X. Tang, M. L. Roukes, "Ultrasensitive, NEMS-based cantilevers for sensing, scanned probe, and very high frequency applications", Nature Nanotechnology, 2, 114 (2007).[link]
    see also: News and Views: "Nanosensors: small strains, big gains" by John Mamin. [link]
  61. S. C. Masmanidis, H. X. Tang, E. B. Myers, Mo Li, K. De Greve, G. Vermeulen, W. Van Roy, M. L. Roukes, "Nanomechanical measurement of magnetostriction and magnetic anisotropy in (Ga,Mn)As", Physical Review Letters 95 , 187206 (2005).