Neuroscience & Neural Engineering

  • A. P. Alivisatos, A. M. Andrews, E. S. Boyden, M. Chun, G. M. Church, K. Deisseroth, J. P. Donoghue, S. E. Fraser, J. Lippincott-Schwartz, L. L. Looger, S. Masmanidis, P. L. McEuen, A. V. Nurmikko, H. Park, D. S. Peterka, C. Reid, M. L. Roukes, A. Scherer, M. Schnitzer, T. J. Sejnowski, K. L. Shepard, D. Tsao, G. Turrigiano, P. S. Weiss, C. Xu, R. Yuste, and X. Zhuang. Nanotools for neuroscience and brain activity mapping. ACS Nano, 7: 1850-1866 (2013).
  • K. M. Scott, J. Du, H. A. Lester, S. C. Masmanidis. Variability of acute extracellular action potential measurements with multisite silicon probes. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 211: 22-30 (2012).
  • S. H. Lee, A. C. Kwan, S. Zhang, V. Phoumthipphavong, J. G. Flannery, S. C. Masmanidis, H. Taniguchi, Z. J. Huang, F. Zhang, E. S. Boyden, K. Deisseroth, Y. Dan. Activation of specific interneurons improves V1 feature selectivity and visual perception. Nature, 488: 379-385 (2012).
  • J. Du, T. J. Blanche, R. R. Harrison, H. A. Lester, S. C. Masmanidis. Multiplexed, high density electrophysiology with nanofabricated neural probes. PLoS One, 6: e26204 (2011).
  • A. S. Sadek, R. B. Karabalin, J. Du, M. L. Roukes, C. Koch, S. C. Masmanidis. Wiring nanoscale biosensors with piezoelectric nanomechanical resonators. Nano Letters, 10: 1769-1773 (2010).
  • J. Du, M. L. Roukes, S. C. Masmanidis. Dual-side and three-dimensional microelectrode arrays fabricated from ultra- thin silicon substrates. J. Micromechanics & Microengineering, 19: 075008 (2009).
  • J. Du, I. H. Riedel-Kruse, J. C. Nawroth, M. L. Roukes, G. Laurent, S. C. Masmanidis. High-resolution three- dimensional recording of neuronal activity with microfabricated electrode arrays. J. Neurophysiology, 101: 1671-1678 (2009).


  • R. B. Karabalin, R. Lifshitz, M. C. Cross, M. H. Matheny, S. C. Masmanidis, M. L. Roukes. Signal amplification by sensitive control of bifurcation topology. Physical Review Letters, 106: 094102 (2011).
  • R. B. Karabalin, S. C. Masmanidis, M. L. Roukes. Efficient parametric amplification with high and very high frequency piezoelectric nanoelectromechanical systems. Applied Physics Letters, 97: 183101 (2010).
  • S. C. Masmanidis, R. B. Karabalin, I. De Vlaminck, G. Borghs, M. R. Freeman, M. L. Roukes. Multifunctional nanomechanical systems via tunably coupled piezoelectric actuation. Science, 437: 780-783 (2007).
  • J. Honolka, S. C. Masmanidis, H. X. Tang, D. D. Awschalom, M. L. Roukes. Magnetotransport properties of strained GaMnAs epilayers close to the metal-insulator transition: Description using Aronov-Altshuler three-dimensional scaling theory. Physical Review B, 75: 25310 (2007).
  • 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 GaMnAs. Physical Review Letters, 95: 187206 (2005).
  • J. Honolka, S. C. Masmanidis, H. X. Tang, D. D. Awschalom, M. L. Roukes. Domain-wall dynamics at micropatterned constrictions in ferromagnetic (Ga,Mn)As epilayers. J. Applied Physics, 97: 063903 (2005).
  • H. X. Tang, S. C. Masmanidis, R. K. Kawakami, D. D. Awschalom, M. L. Roukes. Negative intrinsic resistivity of an individual domain wall in epitaxial (Ga,Mn)As microdevices. Nature, 431: 52-56 (2004).
  • J. C. Wasse, S. Hayama, S. C. Masmanidis, S. L. Stebbings, N. T. Skipper. The structure of lithium-ammonia and sodium ammonia solutions by neutron diffraction. J. Chemical Physics, 118: 7486-7494 (2003).
  • J. C. Wasse, S. L. Stebbings, S. C. Masmanidis, S. Hayama, N. T. Skipper. Neutron diffraction study of the structure of saturated sodium-ammonia solutions. J. Molecular Liquids, 96: 341-352 (2002).