Invited Book Chapters

Ma KS,“MEMS Technologies in Microarray Fabrications”, Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, Springer, 2015

Ma KS, “Nanotechnology Applications in Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)”, Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, Springer, 2013


Peer-Reviewed Papers & Proceedings

  1. Ma KS, Qian K, Hong L, Dan Lo, "Work-in-Progress: Learning Embedded Smartphone Sensing      technology On a Novel Strategy (LESSONS): A novel learning labware design, development and implementation”, ASEE 2014, ID:10347
  2. Ma KS, Qian K, “A Fostering Embedded System Education With Android Sensory Embedded System Labware“, ITiCSE 2013: 336
  3. Ma KS, Yang M, Qian K, “Contradistinction and Relevant Learning for Transform Processing with Smartphones in Engineering Education”, Proceeding of IEEE 13th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, ICALT 2013, 455-456
  4. Guo M., Qian K., CT Yang, Lo D, Ma KS, Hong L., Yang L., “Android-Based Mobile Sensory System Labware for Embedded System Education”, ICALT 2013: 118-119
  5. Hong L, Qian K, Ma KS, “Work in Progress: Low-Cost and Portable Labware for Computing Curriculum Using Scalable Android-based Mobile Sensory Platform”, FIE 2013, 200-202
  6. Saaem A, Ma KS, Marchi AN, LaBean TH, Tian JT, “In situ Synthesis of DNA Microarray on      Functionalized Cyclic Olefin Copolymer Substrate”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2 (2): 491-497, 2010
  7. Saaem A, Ma KS, Alam SM, Tian JT, “Fabrication of plastic biochips”, Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A, 28 (4): 963-968, 2010
  8. Ma KS, Reza F, Saaem A, Tian JT, “Versatile Surface Functionalization of Cylic Olefin Copolymer (COC) with Sputtered SiO2 Film for Potential BioMEMS Applications”, Journal of Materials      Chemistry, 19 (42): 7914-7920, 2009
  9. Saaem I, Ma KS, and Tian JD, “Optimized in situ DNA synthesis on patterned glass”, Materials      Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Vol. 1236, 1236-SS08-24, 2009
  10. Tian JT, Ma KS, Saaem A, “Advancing High-throughput Gene Synthesis Technology”, Molecular Biosystems, 5 (7): 714-722, 2009; invited review paper
  11. Tsai HKA, Ma KS, Xu H, Kulinsky L, Madou MJ, “Development of Integrated Protection for a Miniaturized Drug Delivery System”, Smart Material and Structures, 16, (2), S295-S299, 2007
  12. Tsai HKA, Ma KS, Zoval JV, Kulinsky L, Madou MJ, “Packaged Au-PPy Valves for Drug Delivery      Systems”, Proceedings of SPIE International Symposia, Smart Structures & Materials/NDE, Feb 26-Mar 2, 2006, San Diego, CA
  13. Jia GY, Ma KS, Kim J, Zoval JV, Peytavi R, Bergeron MG, Madou MJ, “Dynamic automated DNA hybridization on a CD (compact disc) fluidic platform”, Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical 114 (1): 173-181 MAR 30 2006
  14. Ma KS, Jia GY, Zhou H, Wang CL, Zoval JV, Madou M, “Fabrication of nanometer-sized      structures by C-NEMS technology”, Proceedings of NSTI Nanotech 2005, May 8-12, 2005, Anaheim, CA
  15. Jia GY, Ma KS, Zoval JV, Madou MJ, “Fast DNA Immobilization and Hybridization on a CD (Compact Disc)”, Proceedings of NSTI Nanotech 2005, May 8-12, 2005, Anaheim, CA
  16. Ma KS, Zhou H, Zoval JV, Madou MJ, “DNA hybridization detection by label free versus impedance amplifying label with impedance spectroscopy”, Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical 114, (1): 58-64 MAR 30 2006
  17. Ma KS, Zhou H, Zoval JV, Madou MJ, “Detection of DNA Hybridization by Adjacent Impedance      Probing”, Journal of the Association for Laboratory Automation, 10, (4), 219-224, 2005
  18. Ma KS, Zhou H, Zoval JV, Madou M, “Detection of DNA hybridization With Adjacent impedance      Probing”, Proceeding of Association for Laboratory Automation 2005, Jan 31-Feb 3, 2005, San Jose, CA
  19. Zhou H, Ma KS, Jia GY, Zoval JV, Madou M, “Advanced Lithography for Biomedical Applications”,      Proceeding of Association for Laboratory Automation 2005, Jan 31-Feb 3, 2005, San Jose, CA
  20. Jia GY, Ma KS, Kim J, Zoval JV, Deo S, Daunet S, Regis P, Bergeron M, Madou M, “CD (compact      disc)-Based DNA Hybridization and Detection”, Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium-Photonics Europe, April 26 – 30,2004, Strasbourg, France
  21. Ma KS, Zhou H, Fischetti A, Zoval JV, Madou MJ, “Detection of DNA hybridization with impedance amplifying labels”, Proceedings of NSTI Nanotech 2004, Mar 7-11, 2004, Boston MA
  22. Yuan Y, Verna LK, Wang NP, Liao HL, Ma KS, Wang Y, Zhu Y, Stemerman MB, “Cholesterol      enrichment upregulates intercellular adhesion molecule-1 in human vascular endothelial cells”, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids 1534 (2-3): 139-148 DEC 30 2001
  23. Zhu Y, Liao HL, Wang NP, Ma KS, Verna LK, Shyy JYJ, Chien S, Stemerman MB, “LDL-activated      p38 in endothelial cells is mediated by Ras”, Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 21 (7): 1159-1164, JUL 2001
  24. Zhu Y, Liao HL, Wang NP, Yuan Y, Ma KS, Verna L, Stemerman MB, Lipoprotein promotes      caveolin-1 and Ras translocation to caveolae - Role of cholesterol in endothelial signaling, Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 20 (11): 2465-2470 NOV 2000
  25. Zhu Y, Liao HL, Wang NP, Verna L, Ma KS, Zhang SX, Liao JK, Stemerman MB, “Low-density      lipoprotein activates Ras-dependent signaling pathway in human endothelial cells", Circulation 100      (18): 693-693 3654 Suppl. S, NOV 2 1999
  26. Zhu Y, Liao HL, Wang NP, Yuan Y, Ma KS, Verna T, Lisanti MP, Stemerman MB, “Regulation      of Caveolin-1 by low-density lipoprotein in human endothelial cells”, Circulation 100 (18): 694-694 3660 Suppl. S, NOV 2 1999
  27. Wang NP, Verna L, Hardy S, Zhu Y, Ma KS, Birrer MJ, Stemerman MB, “c-Jun triggers  apoptosis in human vascular endothelial cells”, Circulation 100 (18): 773-773 4084      Suppl. S, NOV 2 1999
  28. Wang NP, Verna L, Hardy S, Zhu Y, Ma KS, Birrer MJ, Stemerman MB, “c-Jun triggers apoptosis in human vascular endothelial cells”, Circulation Research 85 (5): 387-393 SEP 3 1999

Conference Abstracts

  1. Marquart C, Ma KS, “A Precise and Fast Temperature Cycling Control System on a Microfluidic Polymerase Chain Reaction Platform”, Abstract of TechConnect World 2013 - Nanotech, Microtech, Biotech, Cleantech Joint 2013 Conferences, Washington D.C, MD
  2. Marquart C, Ma KS, “Compact Disc (CD)-Based Microfluidic Polymerase Chain Reaction Platform”, Abstract of Georgia Undergraduate Student Research Conference, Feb 1-Feb 2, 2013, Columbus, GA
  3. Ma KS , Tian JT, “Hot Emboss High Aspect Ratio Structures in COC by Soft Masters”, Abstract of AVS 59th International Symposium, Oct 28-Nov 02, 2012, Tampa, FL
  4. Saaem A, Ma KS , Tian JT, “Fabrication of Plastic Biochips via in situ Inkjet Oligonucleotide Array Synthesis”, Abstract of AVS 56th International Symposium, Nov 8-Nov 13, 2009, San Jose, CA
  5. Ma KS, Zhou H, Zoval JV, Madou MJ, “New Approach in Electrochemical DNA Hybridization Detection with Adjacent Impedance Probing”, Abstract of AVS 52nd International Symposium, Oct 30-Nov 4, 2005, Boston, MA
  6. Wang CL, Ma KS, Madou MJ, “Fabrication of Silicon Nanowires with Addressable Au-coated Si Islands”, Abstract of AVS 52nd International Symposium, Oct 30-Nov 4, 2005, Boston, MA
  7. Ma KS, Zhou H, Madou MJ, “Adjacent Impedance Probing on Genosensor", Abstract of 208th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society, Oct 16-21, 2005, Los Angle, CA
  8. Zhou H, Ma KS, Jia GY, Zoval JV, Madou M, “Micro Contact Printing of Bio-Molecules”, Abstract of ASME Nanotech 2004, Nov 13-19, 2004, Anaheim, CA
  9. Ma KS, Zhou H, Fischetti A, Zoval JV, Madou MJ,“Electrical Biosensor for Label-free DNA Hybridization Detection”, Abstract of 205th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society, May 9-13, 2004, San Antonio, TX