University of California, Riverside

Cheng Research Lab



111. Wenchao Jia, Hui Li, Thomas Wilkop, Xiaohui Liu, Xiaodong Yu, Quan Cheng, Danke Xu, Hong-Yuan Chen, "Silver decahedral nanoparticles empowered SPR imaging-SELEX for high throughput screening of aptamers with real-time assessment", Biosens. Bioelectron2018109, 206-213. DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2018.02.029

Jia et al Fig 1


110. Xiao Meng, Junjie Hu, Zhicong Chao, Ying Liu*, Huangxian Ju , and Quan Cheng*. "Thermoresponsive Arrays Patterned via Photoclick Chemistry: Smart MALDI Plate for Protein Digest Enrichment, Desalting, and Direct MS Analysis", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (1), pp 1324–1333. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b13640

109. Hinman SS, McKeating KS, Cheng Q.* Surface Plasmon Resonance: Material and Interface Design for Universal Accessibility. Anal. Chem., 2018, 90 (1), pp 19–39.  DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b04251

108. Li J, Cao Y, Hinman SS, McKeating KS, Guan Y, Hu X, Cheng Q,* Yang Z.* Efficient label-free chemiluminescent immunosensor based on dual functional cupric oxide nanorods as peroxidase mimics. Biosens. Bioelectron. 2018, 100, 304-311. DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2017.09.011


107. Hinman SS, McKeating KS, Cheng Q.* Plasmonic Sensing with 3D Printed Optics. Anal. Chem., 2017, 89 (23), pp 12626–12630. DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b03967

106. Samuel S. Hinman, Romie C. T. Nguyenb,  Quan Cheng*.   Plasmonic nanodisc arrays on calcinated titania for multimodal analysis of phosphorylated peptides, RSC Adv., 2017, 7, 48068-48076. DOI: 10.1039/C7RA08870A

Graphical abstract: Plasmonic nanodisc arrays on calcinated titania for multimodal analysis of phosphorylated peptides

105. Ding, XJ; Cheng, W; Li, YJ; Wu, JL; Li, XM; Cheng, Q; Ding, SJ.  An enzyme-free surface plasmon resonance biosensing strategy for detection of DNA and small molecule based on nonlinear hybridization chain reaction, Biosens. Bioelectron. 2017, 87, 345-351. DOI:10.1016/j.bios.2016.08.077.

104. Shanta, P. V.; Cheng, Q.* Graphene Oxide Nanoprisms for Sensitive Detection of  Environmentally Important Aromatic Compounds with SERS, ACS Sens, 2017, 2, 817-827. DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.7b00182

103. Yang H and Cheng Q.* "Chemoselective Ligation Reaction of N-acetylglucosamine (NAG) with Hydrazide Functional Probes to Determine Galactosyltransferase Activity by MALDI Mass Spectrometry," Analyst, 2017, 142, 2654-2662, DOI:10.1039/c7an00428a

102. Burris AJ, Tran K, Cheng Q.* "Tunable Enhancement of a Graphene/Polyaniline/Poly(ethylene oxide) Composite Electrospun Nanofiber Gas Sensor," J. Anal. Test., 2017, 1(12), 1-12, DOI:10.1007/s41664-017-0012-x

101. Perez L, Mettry M, Hinman SS, Byers SR, McKeating KS, Caulkins BC, Cheng Q, Hooley, RJ.* "Selective Protein Recognition in Supported Lipid Bilayer Arrays by Tailored, Dual-Mode Deep Cavitand Hosts," Soft Matter,2017, 13, 3966-3974, DOI: 10.1039/cs7m00192d

100. Hinman SS, McKeating KS, Cheng Q.* "DNA Linkers and Diluents for Ultrastable Gold Nanoparticle Bioconjugates in Multiplexed Assay Development," Anal. Chem., 2017, 89(7), 4272-4279, DOI:10.1021/acs.analchem.7b00341


99. Hinman SS, Ruiz CJ, Cao Y, Ma MC, Tang J, Laurini E, Posocco P, Giorgio S, Pricl S, Peng L,* Cheng Q.* "Mix and Match: Co-Assembly of Amphiphilic Dendrimers and Phospholipids Creates Robust, Modular and Controllable Interfaces," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9(1), 1029-1035, DOI:10.1021/acsami.6b11556



98. Hinman SS, Cheng Q.* "Bioinspired Assemblies and Plasmonic Interfaces for Electrochemical Biosensing," J. Electroanal. Chem., 2016, 781, 136-146, DOI: 10.1016/j.jelechem.2016.05.014.

97. Zhao Y, Deng G, Liu X, Sun L, Li H, Cheng Q,* Xi K, Xu D.* "MoS2/Ag nanohybrid: a novel matrix with synergistic effect for small molecule drugs analysis by negative-ion matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry," Anal. Chim. Acta, 2016, 937, 87-95, DOI: 10.1016/j.aca.2016.06.026

96. Li J, Lei P, Ding S, Zhang Y, Yang J, Cheng Q, Yan Y. An enzyme-free surface plasmon resonance biosensor for real-time detection of microRNA based on allosteric effect of mismatched catalytic hairpin assembly." Biosens. Bioelectron. 2016, 77, 435-441. DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2015.09.069

95. Yang H, Chan AL, LaVallo V, Cheng Q*. "Quantitation of alpha-glucosidase activity using fluorinated carbohydrate array and MALDI-TOF-MS," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8(4), 2016, 2872-2878. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b12518

94. Li X, Cheng W, Li D, Wu J, Ding X, Cheng Q, Ding S. A novel surface plasmon resonance biosensor for enzyme-free and highly sensitive detection of microRNA based on multi component nucleic acid enzyme (MNAzyme)-mediated catalyzed hairpin assembly," Biosens. Bioelectron., 80, 2016, 98-104. DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2016.01.048

93. Wu, JL; Huang, Y; Bian, XT; Li, DD; Cheng, Q; Ding, SJ. "Biosensing of BCR/ABL fusion gene using an intensity-interrogation surface plasmon resonance imaging system" Optics Comm, 2016, 377, 24-32.

92. Hinman SS, Chen CY, Duan J, Cheng Q*. "Calcinated gold nanoparticle arrays for on-chip, multiplexed and matrix-free mass spectrometric analysis of peptides and small molecules," Nanoscale, 8, 2016, 1665-1675. DOI: 10.1039/c5nr06635b

Sam gold nanoparticle array for SALDI-MS



91. Perez L, Ghang YJ, Williams PB, Wang Y, Cheng Q, Hooley RJ*. "Cell and Protein Recognition at a Supported Bilayer Interface via In Situ Cavitand-Mediated Functional Polymer Growth," Langmuir, 31, 2015, p. 11152. DOI: 10.1021/acslangmuir.5b03124

Lizeth polymer cell paper

90. Hinman SS, Ruiz CJ, Drakakaki G, Wilkop TE*, Cheng Q*. "On-Demand Formation of Supported Lipid Membrane Arrays by Trehalose-Assisted Vesicle Delivery for SPR Imaging," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 7, 2015, p. 17122. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b03809

Sam and Charles lipid membrane array

89. Ding X, Yan Y, Li S, Zhang Y, Cheng W, Cheng Q, Ding S*. "Surface plasmon resonance biosensor for highly sensitive detection of microRNA based on DNA super-sandwich assemblies and streptavidin signal amplification," Anal Chim Acta, 874, 2015, p. 59. DOI: 10.1016/j.aca.2015.03.021

88. Lei, PH; Tang, H; Ding, SH; Ding, XJ; Zhu, D; Shen, B; Cheng, Q; Yan, YR.. "Determination of the invA gene of Salmonella using surface plasmon resonance along with streptavidin aptamer amplification," Microchim. Acta, 2015, 182, 289-296.


87. Chen CY, Hinman SS, Duan J, Cheng Q*. "Nanoglassified, Optically-Active Monolayer Films of Gold Nanoparticles for in Situ Orthogonal Detection by Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance and Surface-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization-MS", Anal. Chem. 2014, 86, 11942-5. DOI: 10.1021/ac503808r

86. Ghang YJ, Perez L, Morgan MA, Si F, Hamdy OM, Beecher CN, Larive CK, Julian RR, Zhong W, Cheng Q, Hooley RJ. "Anionic deep cavitands enable the adhesion of unmodified proteins at a membrane bilayer", Soft Matter 2014, 10, 9651-6. DOI: 10.1039/C4SM02347A

85. Ghang YJ, Lloyd JJ, Moehlig MP, Arguelles JK, Mettry M, Zhang X, Julian RR, Cheng Q, Hooley RJ. "Labeled protein recognition at a membrane bilayer interface by embedded synthetic receptors". Langmuir 2014, 30, 10161-6. DOI: 10.1021/la502629d

84. Davis BW, Burris AJ, Niamnont N, Hare CD, Chen CY, Sukwattanasinitt M, Cheng Q*, "Dual-mode optical sensing of organic vapors and proteins with polydiacetylene (PDA)-embedded electrospun nanofibers", Langmuir 2014, 30, 9616-22. DOI: 10.1021/la5017388


83. Ghang YJ, Schramm MP, Zhang F, Acey RA, David CN, Wilson EH, Wang Y, Cheng Q, Hooley RJ. "Selective cavitand-mediated endocytosis of targeted imaging agents into live cells", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 7090-3. DOI: 10.1021/ja401273g


82. Li H, Chen CY, Wei X, Qiang W, Li Z, Cheng Q, Xu D. "Highly sensitive detection of proteins based on metal-enhanced fluorescence with novel silver nanostructures", Analytical Chemistry 2012, 84, 8656-62. DOI: 10.1021/ac301787x

81. Liu Y, Young MC, Moshe O, Cheng Q*, Hooley RJ*. "A Membrane-Bound Synthetic Receptor that Promotes Growth of a Polymeric Coating at the Bilayer-Water Interface", Angew Chem Int Ed. 2012, 51, 7748-51. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201202635

80. Gao C, Lu Z, Liu Y, Zhang Q, Chi M, Cheng Q, Yin Y. "Highly stable silver nanoplates for surface plasmon resonance biosensing", Angew Chem Int Ed. 2012, 51, 5629-33. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201108971

79. Ying Liu and Quan Cheng*. "Detection of membrane-binding proteins by surface plasmon resonance with an all-aqueous amplification scheme", Analytical Chemistry 2012, 84, 3179-86. DOI: 10.1021/ac203142n

78. Liu Y, Taira T, Young MC, Ajami D, Rebek J Jr*, Cheng Q*, Hooley RJ*. "Protein recognition by a self-assembled deep cavitand monolayer on a gold substrate", Langmuir 2012, 28, 1391-8. DOI: 10.1021/la2039398

77. Matthew J. Linman, Hai Yu, Xi Chen and Quan Cheng*. "Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging Analysis of Protein Binding to a Sialoside-Based Carbohydrate Microarray", in "Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol 808", Ed by Yann Chevolot, Humana Press, New York, 2012, pp183-194. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-61779-373-8_13


76. Bryce W. Davis, Nakorn Niamnont, Robert Dillon, Christopher Bardeen, Mongkol Sukwattanasinitt*, and Quan Cheng*. "FRET detection of proteins using fluorescently doped electrospun nanofibers and pattern recognition", Langmuir 2011, 27, 6401-8. DOI: 10.1021/la2006925

75. Matthew J. Linman, Abdennour Abbas and Quan Cheng*. "Etched Glass Microarrays with Differential Resonance for Enhanced Contrast and Sensitivity of SPR Imaging Analysis", Analytical Chemistry 2011, 83, 5936-43. DOI: 10.1021/ac200881q

74. Abdennour Abbas, Matthew J. Linman and Quan Cheng*. "Sensitivity Comparison of Surface Plasmon Resonance and Plasmon-Waveguide Resonance Biosensors", Sensors and Actuators B 2011 156, 169-175. DOI: 10.1016/j.snb.2011.04.008

73. Abdennour Abbas, Matthew J. Linman and Quan Cheng*. "Patterned Resonance Plasmonic Microarrays for High-Performance SPR Imaging", Analytical Chemistry 2011, 83, 3147-52. DOI: 10.1021/ac200190b

72. Hui Wang, Jicheng Duan and Quan Cheng*. "Photocatalytically Patterned TiO2 Arrays for On-Plate Selective Enrichment of Phosphopeptides and Direct MALDI MS Analysis", Analytical Chemistry 2011, 83, 1624–1631. DOI: 10.1021/ac1024232

71. Abdennour Abbas, Matthew J. Linman and Quan Cheng*. "New trends in instrumental design for surface plasmon resonance-based biosensors", Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2011, 26, 1815-1824. DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2010.09.030


70. Jicheng Duan, Hui Wang and Quan Cheng*. "On-Plate Desalting and SALDI-MS Analysis of Peptides with Hydrophobic Silicate Nanofilms on a Gold Substrate", Analytical Chemistry 2010, 82, 9211-9220. DOI: 10.1021/ac102262m

69. Matthew J. Linman, Abdennour Abbas and Quan Cheng*. "Interface Design and Multiplexed Analysis with Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Spectroscopy and SPR Imaging", Analyst, 2010, 135, 2759-2767. DOI: 10.1039/C0AN00466A

68. Ying Liu, Puhong Liao, Quan Cheng* and Richard J. Hooley*. "Protein and Small Molecule Recognition Properties of Deep Cavitands in a Supported Lipid Membrane Determined by Calcination-Enhanced SPR Spectroscopy", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 10383-10390. DOI: 10.1021/ja102252d

67. Bryce W. Davis, Nakorn Niamnont, Christopher D. Hare, Mongkol Sukwattanasinitt*, and Quan Cheng*. "Nanofibers doped with dendritic fluorophores for protein detection", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2010, 2, 1798-1803. DOI: 10.1021/am100345g

66. Jicheng Duan, Matthew J. Linman, and Quan Cheng*. "Ultrathin Calcinated Films on a Gold Surface for Highly Effective Laser Desorption/Ionization of Biomolecules", Analytical Chemistry 2010, 82, 5088–5094. DOI: 10.1021/ac100132x

65. Ying Liu, Yi Dong, Jessica Jauw, Matthew J. Linman and Quan Cheng*. "Highly Sensitive Detection of Bacterial Protein Toxins by Surface Plasmon Resonance with Biotinylation-Based Inline ATRP Amplification", Analytical Chemistry 2010, 82, 3679-3685. DOI: 10.1021/ac1000114

64. Bryce W. Davis, Matthew J. Linman, Kamara S. Linley, Christopher D. Hare, and Quan Cheng*. "Unobstructed Electron Transfer on Porous Polyelectrolyte Nanostructures and its Characterization by Electrochemical Surface Plasmon Resonance", Electrochimica Acta, 2010, 55, 4468-4474. DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2010.02.088

63. Matthew J. Linman and Quan Cheng*. "Surface Plasmon Resonance: New Bio-interface Designs and High-Throughput Affinity Screening", in "Optical Guided-Wave Chemical and Biosensors", Ed by Mohammed Zourob and Akhlesh Lakhtakia, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2010, pp133-153. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-88242-8_5

62. Matthew J. Linman, Kenneth Sugerman and Quan Cheng*. "Detection of Low Levels of Escherichia Coli in Fresh Spinach by Surface Plasmon Resonance with TMB-Based Enzymatic Signal Enhancement", Sensors and Actuators B, 2010, 145, 613-619. DOI: 10.1016/j.snb.2010.01.007


61. Jicheng Duan, Matthew J. Linman, Chih-Yuan Chen and Quan Cheng*. "CHCA-Modified Au Nanoparticles for Laser Desorption Ionization Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Peptides", J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom. 2009, 20, 1530-1539.

60. Matthew J. Linman, Hai Yu, Xi Chen, and Quan Cheng*. "Fabrication and Characterization of a Sialoside-Based Carbohydrate Microarray Biointerface for Protein Binding Analysis with Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2009, 1, 1755-1762.

59. SeongBae Moon, Na Zhang and Quan Cheng*. "Photolithographic Fabrication of Micro-Patterned, Nanoscale Prussian Blue (PB) Arrays for Electrocatalytic Analysis of Ascorbic Acid", J Nanosci. Nanotech. 2009, 9, 2330-2336.

58. Matthew J. Linman, Sean P. Culver and Quan Cheng*. "Fabrication of Fracture-Free Nanoglassified Substrates by Layer-by-Layer Deposition with a Paint Gun Technique for Real-Time Monitoring of Protein-Lipid Interactions", Langmuir 2009, 25, 3075-3082.

57. Joseph D. Taylor, Matthew J. Linman, Thomas Wilkop and Quan Cheng*. "Regenerable Tethered Bilayer Lipid Membrane Arrays for Multiplexed Label-Free Analysis of Lipid-Protein Interactions on Poly(dimethylsiloxane) Microchips Using SPR Imaging", Analytical Chemistry 2009, 81, 1146-1153.

56. ZY Zhang, Quan Cheng and Pingyun Feng. "Selective Removal of DNA-Labeled Nanoparticles from Planar Substrates by DNA Displacement Reactions", Angew. Chem. Inter. Ed. 2009, 48, 118-122.


55. Zhuangzhi Wang, Thomas Wilkop, Jong Ho Han, Yi Dong, Matthew J. Linman, and Quan Cheng*. "Development of Air-Stable, Supported Membrane Arrays with Photolithography for Study of Phosphoinositide-Protein Interactions Using Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging", Analytical Chemistry 2008, 80, 6397-6404. 

54a. Moonsri P, Watanesk S, Watanesk R, Niamsup H, Cheng Q, Deming RL. "Application of the PEGDE Modified Silk Fibroin Membrane to an Amperometric Glucose Biosensor", Adv Mater Res-Switz, 2008, 55-57:265-268.

54. Jong Ho Han, Joseph D. Taylor, K. Scott Phillips, Xiqing Wang, Pingyun Feng, and Quan Cheng*. "Characterizing stability properties of supported bilayer membranes on nanoglassified substrates using surface plasmon resonance", Langmuir, 2008, 24, 8127-8133.

53. Matthew J. Linman, Joseph D. Taylor, Hai Yu, Xi Chen, and Quan Cheng*. "Surface Plasmon Resonance Study of Protein-Carbohydrate Interactions Using Biotinylated Sialosides", Analytical Chemistry 2008, 80, 4007-4013.

52. K. Scott Phillips and Quan Jason Cheng*. "Surface Plasmon Resonance", in "Molecular Biomethods Handbook", 2nd Edition, Ed. by Ralph Rapley and John Walker, Humana Press, 2008, pp 809-820. 

51. Thomas Wilkop, Danke Xu, and Quan Cheng*. "Electrochemical Characterization of Pore Formation by Bacterial Protein Toxins on Hybrid Supported Membranes", Langmuir, 2008, 24, 5615-5621.

50. Yi Dong, Thomas Wilkop, Danke Xu, Zhuangzhi Wang, and Quan Cheng*. "Microchannel Chips for Multiplexed Analysis of Human Immunoglobulin G-Antibody Interactions by Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging", Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2008, 390, 1575-1583.


49. Zhuangzhi Wang, Thomas Wilkop, Danke Xu, Yi Dong, Guangyu Ma, and Quan Cheng*. "Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging for Affinity Analysis of Aptamer-Protein Interactions with PDMS Microfluidic Chips", Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2007, 389, 819-825.

48. Thomas W. Owen, Rabih O. Al-Kaysi, Christopher J. Bardeen and Quan Cheng*. "Microgravimetric Immunosensor for Direct Detection of Aerosolized Influenza A Virus Particles", Sensors and Actuators B, 2007 126, 691-699.

47. Joseph D. Taylor, K. Scott Phillips, and Quan Cheng*. "Microfluidic Fabrication of Addressable Tethered Lipid Bilayer Arrays and Optimization Using SPR with Silane-Derivatized Nanoglassy Substrates", Lab on a Chip 2007, 7, 927-930.

46. K. Scott Phillips and Quan Cheng*. "Recent Advances in Surface Plasmon Resonance Based Techniques for Bioanalysis", Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2007, 387, 1831-1840 (invited review).

45. K. Scott Phillips, Jong Ho Han, and Quan Cheng*. "Development of a 'Membrane Cloaking' Method for Amperometric Enzyme Immunoassay and Surface Plasmon Resonance Analysis of Proteins in Serum Samples", Analytical Chemistry 2007, 79, 899-907.

44. Thomas Wilkop, Danke Xu and Quan Cheng*. "Characterization of Pore Formation by Streptolysin O on Supported Lipid Membranes by Impedance Spectroscopy and Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy", Langmuir 2007, 23, 1403-1409.

43. Na Zhang, Thomas Wilkop, Soohyun Lee and Quan Cheng*. "Bi-Functionalization of a Patterned Prussian Blue Array for Dual-Potential Amperometric Detection of Glucose", Analyst 2007, 132, 164-172.

42. Benedict C. Okeke, Guangyu Ma, Quan Cheng, Mark E. Losi and William T. Frankenberger. Development of a Perchlorate Reductase-Based Biosensor for Real Time Analysis of Perchlorate in Water, Journal of Microbiological Methods, 2007, 68, 69-75.


41. Xiaobo Yu, Danke Xu* and Quan Cheng*. Label-Free Detection Methods for Protein Microarrays, Proteomics 2006, 6, 5493-5503.

40. K. Scott Phillips, Thomas Wilkop, Jiing-Jong Wu, Rabih O. Al-Kaysi, and Quan Cheng*. SPR imaging analysis of protein-receptor binding in supported membrane arrays on gold substrates with calcinated silicate films, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 9590-9591 

39. Guangyu Ma and Quan Cheng*. Manipulating FRET with polymeric vesicles: Development of a "mix-and-detect" type fluorescence sensor for bacterial toxin, Langmuir, 2006, 22, 6743-6745. 

38. Yi Dong, K. Scott Phillips and Quan Cheng*. Immunosensing of Staphylococcus Enterotoxin B (SEB) in Milk with PDMS Microfluidic Systems Using Reinforced Supported Bilayer Membranes (r-SBMs), Lab-on-a-Chip, 2006, 6, 675-681.

37. K. Scott Phillips, Jong-Ho Han, Marilyn Martinez, Zhuangzhi Wang, David Carter and Quan Cheng*. Nanoscale glassification of gold substrates for surface plasmon resonance analysis of protein toxins with supported lipid membranes, Anal. Chem. 2006, 78, 596-603

36. Guangyu Ma, Astrid M. Müller, Christopher J. Bardeen and Quan Cheng*. Self-Assembly Combined with Photopolymerization for the Fabrication of Fluorescence "Turn-On" Vesicle Sensors with Reversible "On-Off" Switching Properties, Adv. Mater. 2006, 18, 55-60.


35. Zhuangzhi Wang, Thomas Wilkop, and Quan Cheng*. Characterization of Micropatterned Lipid Membranes on a Gold Surface by Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging and Electrochemical Signaling of a Pore-Forming Protein, Langmuir, 2005, 21, 10292-10296 

34. Guangyu Ma and Quan Cheng*. A Vesicular Polydiacetylene Sensor for Colorimetric Signaling of Bacterial Pore-Forming Toxin, Langmuir, 2005, 21, 6123-6126.

33. Guangyu Ma and Quan Cheng*. A nanoscale vesicular polydiacetylene sensor for organic amines by fluorescence recovery, Talanta, 2005, 67, 514 - 519.

32. K. Scott Phillips, Yi Dong, David Carter, and Quan Cheng*. Stable and Fluid Ethylphosphocholine Membranes in a Poly(dimethylsiloxane) Microsensor for Toxin Detection in Flooded Waters, Anal. Chem. 2005, 77, 2960-2965.

31. Yoshihisa Amano and Quan Cheng*. Detection of Influenza Virus: Traditional Approaches and Development of Biosensors, Anal. Bioanal. Chem. 2005, 381, 156-164.

30. K. Scott Phillips and Quan Cheng*. Microfluidic Immunoassay for Bacterial Toxins with Supported Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes on PDMS, Anal. Chem. 2005, 77, 327-334. 

29. Thomas Wilkop, K. Scott Phillips, Quan Cheng*. Surface Plasmon Resonance, in McGraw-Hill 2005 Yearbook of Science and Technology, McGraw-Hill, New York. 2005, pp 352-354. 


28. Thomas Wilkop, Zhuangzhi Wang and Quan Cheng*. Analysis of m-contact printed protein patterns by SPR imaging with a LED light source, Langmuir 2004, 20, 11141-11148.

27. Quan Cheng*, Jie Song, Shimin Zhu, Na Zhang. Functional Lipid Microstructures Immobilized on a Gold Electrode for Voltammetric Biosensing of Cholera Toxin, Analyst, 2004, 129, 309-314.

26. Jie Song, Raymond C. Stevens, and Quan Cheng*. Functional Amphiphilic and Bolaamphiphilic Polydiacetylene Assemblies with Controlled Optical and Morphological Properties, in "Chromogenic Phenomena in Polymers: Tunable Optical Properties", ACS Symposium Series 888, Ed. Jenekhe and Kiserow, American Chemical Society: Washington, D.C., 2005, pp. 96-109.


25. Quan Cheng*. Molecular Self-Assembly of Redox Nanofibers, Polymer Preprints, 2003, 44, 87-88.

24. K. Scott Phillips and Quan Cheng*. Assembly and Characterization of Protein Resistant Planar Bilayers in PDMS Microfluidic Devices, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 2003, 774, 229-236.

23. Thomas Wilkop, Danke Xu and Quan Cheng*. Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopic Study on Pore-Forming Behavior of Streptolysin O on Supported Phospholipid Bilayers, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 2003, 774, 223-228.


22. Danke Xu and Quan Cheng* "Surface-Bound Lipid Vesicles Encapsulating Redox Species for Amperometric Biosensing of Pore-Forming Bacterial Toxins", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2002, 124, 14314.

21. Jie Song, Quan Cheng*, Shimin Zhu and Raymond C. Stevens. "Smart" Materials for Biosensing Devices: Cell-Mimicking Supramolecular Assemblies and Colorimetric Detection of Pathogenic Agents, Biomedical Microdevices, 2002, 4, 211.

20. Jie Song, Raymond C. Stevens, and Quan Cheng*. Polydiacetylenic Lipid Assemblies: "Smart" Materials For Colorimetric Biosensing And Structural Transformation In Charge-Induced Chromatic Transition, Polymer Preprints, 2002, 43, 128.

19. Tuzhi Peng, Qiong Cheng and Quan Cheng. "Determination of Short DNA Oligomers Using an Electrochemical Biosensor with a Conductive Self-Assembled Membrane", Electroanalysis 2002, 14(6), 455-458.

Prior to UCR

18. Quan Cheng* and Raymond C. Stevens. "Smart" Materials for Colorimetric Detection of Pathogenic Agents, in "Biomedical and Diagnostic Science and Technology", Ed. Law, Akmal and Usmani, Marcel Dekker, New York, 2002, pp. 291-305.

17. Jie Song, Quan Cheng* and Raymond C. Stevens. Morphological Manipulation of Bolaamphiphilic Polydiacetylene Assemblies by Controlled Lipid Doping, Chem. Phys. Lipids 2002, 114, 203.

16. Jie Song, Quan Cheng* and Raymond C. Stevens. Modulating Artificial Membrane Morphology: A pH-Induced Chromatic Transition and Nanostructural Transformation of a Bolaamphiphilic Conjugated Polymer from Blue Helical Ribbons to Red Nanofibers, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 3205.

15. Quan Cheng*, Maki Yamamoto and Raymond C. Stevens. Amino Acid Terminated Polydiacetylene Lipid Microstructures: Morphology and Chromatic Transition, Langmuir, 2000, 16, 5333.

14. Tuzhi Peng, Quan Cheng and Raymond C. Stevens. Amperometric Detection of Escherichia coli Heat-Labile Enterotoxin by Redox Diacetylenic Vesicles on a Sol-Gel Thin-Film Electrode, Anal. Chem. 2000, 72, 1611.

13. Quan Cheng, Tuzhi Peng and Raymond C. Stevens. Signaling of E. coli enterotoxin on supramolecular redox bilayer vesicles, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1999, 121, 6767.

12. Quan Cheng, Justin A. Fu, Rick Burkard, Wayne Wang, Maki Yamamoto, Jessie Yang and Raymond C. Stevens. Monolayer and Epi-Fluorescence Microscopy Studies of Amino Acid Derivatized Diacetylene Lipids, Thin Solid Films, 1999, 345, 292.

11. Quan Cheng and R.C. Stevens. Charged-Induced Chromatic Transition of Amino Avid-Derivatized Polydiacetylene Liposomes, Langmuir, 1998, 14, 1974.

10. Quan Cheng and Raymond C. Stevens. Coupling of An Induced Fit Enzyme to Polydiacetylene Thin Films: Colorimetric Detection of Glucose, Adv. Mater. 1997, 9, 481.

9. Quan Cheng and Raymond C. Stevens. Monolayer Properties of Monosialioganglioside in Mixed Diacetylene Films at the Water-Air Interface, Chem. Phys. Lipids, 1997, 87, 41.

8. Deborah Charych, Quan Cheng, Anke Reichert, Geoffrey Kuziemko, Mark Stroh, Jon O. Nagy, Wayne Spevak and Raymond C. Stevens. A 'Litmus Test' for Molecular Recognition Using Artificial Membranes, Chem. Biol. 1996, 3, 113.

7. Quan Cheng and Anna Brajter-Toth. Permselectivity, Sensitivity and Amperometric pH Sensing at Thioctic Acid Monolayer Microelectrodes, Anal. Chem. 1996, 68, 4180.

6. Quan Cheng and Anna Brajter-Toth. Permselectivity And High Sensitivity at Ultrathin Monolayers - Effect of Film Hydrophobicity, Anal. Chem. 1995, 67, 2767.

5. Quan Cheng and Anna Brajter-Toth. Selectivity and Sensitivity of Self-Assembled Thioctic Acid Electrodes, Anal. Chem. 1992, 64, 1998.