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Journal Papers

  • Mun Mun Nahar, Jagath Nikapitiya, Seung M. You and Hyejin Moon, "Droplet velocity in an electrowetting on dielectric digital microfluidic device" Micromachines, 7, 71, 2016



  • Yin Guan, Jagath Nikapitiya, Hyejin Moon, and Albert Tong, "Numerical modeling of microscale drolet dispensing in parallel-plate electrowetting-on-dielectric (EWOD) devices with various reservoir design"Microfluidics and Nanofluidics,
    vol. 20, No. 2, 39, 2016



  • Pavithra A. Wijethunga and Hyejin Moon, "On-chip aqueous two phase system (ATPS) formation, consequential interface dynamics, and their influence on drop-to-drop aqueous two phase extraction kinetics ", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering,
    Vol. 25, No. 9, 094002, 2015



  • Subin Mac George and Hyejin Moon, “Digital Microfluidic Three-Dimensional Cell Culture and Chemical Screening Platform Using Alginate Hydrogels” , Biomicrofluidics, 9, 023116,2015
    Journal Article , Published



  • Pavithra A. Wijethunga and Hyejin Moon, “On-chip aqueous two phase system (ATPS) formation, consequential interface dynamics, and their influence on drop-to-drop aqueous two phase extraction kinetics”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM), Vol. 25, No. 9, 094002, 2015
    Journal Article , Published



  • Wijethunga, Y. S. N.; Kunchala, D. W. A.; Moon, H. On-chip drop-to-drop liquid microextraction coupled with real time concentration monitoring technique. Analytical Chemistry, Vol. 83, pp. 1658-1664, 2011
    Journal Article , Published



  • Sinwook Park, Pavithra A. L. Wijethunga, Hyejin Moon, and Bumsoo Han, “On-chip characterization of cryoprotective agent mixtures using an EWOD-based digital microfluidic device”, Lab Chip, Vol. 11, pp. 2212-2221, 2011
    Journal Article , Published



  • Sang M. Kwark, Miguel Amaya, Hyejin Moon, and Seung M. You, “Effect of soluble additives, boric acid (H3BO3) and salt (NaCl), in pool boiling heat transfer”, Nuclear Engineering Technology, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 195-204, 2011
    Journal Article , Published



  • Yasith, S.; Nanayakkara, S. P.; Bindiganavale, E. W.; Moon, H.; Armstrong, D. W. The Effect of AC Frequency on the Electrowetting Behavior of Ionic Liquids. Analytical Chemistry 2010, 82, 3146, 2010
    Journal Article , Published



  • Sang, M.; Kwark, G. M.; Kumar, H. M.; You, S. M. Nanocoating characterization in pool boiling heat transfer of pure water. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2010, 53, 4579, 2010
    Journal Article , Published



  • Nanayakkara, H. M.; Armstrong, D. W. A Tunable Ionic Liquid Based RC Filter Using Electrowetting : A New Concept. Applied Materials and Interfaces 2010, 2 (7), 1785, 2010
    Journal Article , Published



  • Wanigasekara, X. Z.; Nanayakkara, T. P.; Moon, H.; Armstrong, D. W. Linear Tricationic Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids: Synthesis, Physiochemical Properties, and Electrowetting Properties. Applied Materials and Interfaces 2009, 1 (10), 2126, 2009
    Journal Article , Published



  • Eranda Wanigasekara, Xiaotong Zhang, Yasith Nanyakkara, Tharanga Payagala, Hyejin Moon, and Daniel Armstrong, “Linear Tricationic Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids: Synthesis, Physiochemical Properties and Electrowetting Properties”, App. Mat. & Int., Vol. 1, No. 10, pp. 2126-2133, 2009
    Journal Article , Published



  • Yasith, S.; Nanayakkara, H. M.; Payagala, A. B. W.; Jeffrey, A.; Crank, P. S. S.; Armstrong, D. W. A Fundamental Study on Electrowetting by Traditional and Multifunctional Ionic Liquids: Possible Use in Electrowetting on Dielectric-Based Microfluidic Applications . Analytical Chemistry 2008, 80, 7690, 2008
    Journal Article , Published



  • Cho, S. K.; Moon, H. Electrowetting on Dielectric (EWOD): New Tool for Bio/Micro Fluids Handling . Biochip Journal 2008, 2 (2), 79, 2008
    Journal Article , Published



  • D. Choi, A. Fung, H. Moon, D. Ho, Y. Chen, E. Kan, Y. Rheem, B. Yoo, and N. Myung, “Transport of living cells with magnetically assembled nanowires”, Biomedical Microdevices, Vol 9, No.2, pp. 143-148,
    April 2007
    Journal Article , Published



  • Conference Papers


  • Ali Farzbod, and Hyejin Moon,"Reconfigurable ion selective sensor array enabled by digital microfluidics", Solid-state sensors, actuators and microsystems workshop, Hilton Head Island, SC, June 2016



  • PMun Mun Nahar, Govindraj Shreyas Bindiganavale, Jagath Nikapitiya, and Hyejin Moon,"Numerical modeling of 3D electrowetting droplet actuation and cooling of a hotspot", Proceeding of COMSOL Conference, Boston, MA.
    Oct. 2015 Best Paper Award



  • P. A. L. Wijethunga and H. Moon, “Self-mixing by on-chip preparation of aqueous two phase systems and its influence on extraction kinetics”, Proceeding of the 28th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2015), Estoril, Portugal, Jan. 2015, pp. 547 – 550. 2015
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • PS. M. George and H. Moon, “Alginate hydrogel based 3-dimensional cell culture and chemical screening platform using digital microfluidics”, Proceeding of the 28th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2015), Estoril, Portugal, Jan. 2015, pp. 443 – 446 2015
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • P. A. L. Wijethunga and H. Moon, “On-EWOD Aqueous Two Phase System Formation and Its Potential in Enhancing Liquid-liquid Microextraction”, 9th International Meeting on Electrowetting and Related Micro/Electrofluidic Science and Technology, Cincinnati, OH, USA June 2014
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • PJ. Nikapitiya, S. M. You, and H. Moon, “Study on Droplet Splitting, Dispensing and Speed in EWOD DMF”, 9th International Meeting on Electrowetting and Related Micro/Electrofluidic Science and Technology, Cincinnati, OH, USA, June 2014
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • S. Malla, M. Amaya, H. Moon, and S. M. You, “Liquid Cooling of a Hot-spot Using a Superhydrophilic Nanoporous Enhanced Surface”, IEEE Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM 2014), Orlando, FL, USA, May 2014
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • N. Y. Jagath B. Nikapitiya, Seung M. You, and Hyejin Moon, “Droplet Dispensing and Splitting by Electrowetting on dielectric Digital Microfluidics”, The 27th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, USA, Jan 2014
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Govindraj Bindiganavale, Seung N. You, and Hyejin Moon, “Study of Hotspot Cooling using Electrowetting on dielectric Digital Microfluidic System”, The 27th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, USA, Jan 2014
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Pavithra A. L. Wijethunga and Hyejin Moon, “A Study of Using Aqueous Two-Phase System for Droplet-Based On-Chip Microextraction and Separation”, The 7th International Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine and Biology (MMB) 2013, Marina Del Ray, CA, USA, April 2013
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Govindraj Shreyas Bindiganavale and Hyejin Moon, “Digital Microfluidic Device For Hotspot Cooling in ICs Using Electrowetting on Dielectric”, ASME 3rd International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer (MNHMT 2012)”, Atlanta, GA, USA, March 2012
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Pavithra A. Wijethunga and Hyejin Moon, “A Study of On-chip Aqueous Two Phase System Formation and Its Applications”, ASME 3rd International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer (MNHMT 2012)”, Atlanta, GA, USA, March 2012
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Jagath Nikapitiya and Hyejin Moon, “Thermal Conductivity Enhancement of Room Temperature Ionic Liquids with Various Magnetic Nanoparticles” ASME 3rd International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer (MNHMT 2012)”, Atlanta, GA, USA, March 2012
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Pavithra Wijethunga, Yasith Nanayakkara, Daniel. W. Armstrong, and Hyejin Moon, “High throughput Drop-to-drop liquid-liquid microextraction method coupled with real time concentration monitoring”, IEEE Lab Automation 2011 Conference, Palm Springs, CA, February 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Pavithra Wijethunga and Hyejin Moon, “Effect of AC frequency on extraction kinetics of drop-to-drop microextraction on digital microfluidic device”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Pavithra Wijethunga and Hyejin Moon, “An image based real time concentration measurement technique for digital microfluidic devices”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Sirantha Perera, Jagath Nikapitiya, Hyejin Moon, and Daniel W. Armstrong, “High-throughput sample preparation and analysis of biological and synthetic analytes using ionic liquids matrices by MALDI-MS on a digital microfluidic chip”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Yasith S. Nanayakkara, Hyejin Moon, and Daniel W. Armstrong, “A quick and low cost technique to detect heavy metals in wastewater”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Yasith S. Nanayakkara, Hyejin Moon, and Daniel W. Armstrong, “A low cost, universal liquid drop detector for variety of compounds; validated with industrial biocides”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Varun Shenoy, Daniel McBride, Sungyong Jung and Hyejin Moon, “A high fill-factor high-SNR CMOS image sensor for IR camera applications”, SPIE Defense, Security, and sensing, Orlando, FL, April 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Subin Mac George and Hyejin Moon, “Digital Microfluidic Platform for 3D Tissue Level Screening”, Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC 2011), Lake Tahoe, PA, June 2011
    Conference Paper, Published



  • Subin Mac George and Hyejin Moon, “Three Dimensional Tissue Based Digital Microfluidic Screening Platform”, 15th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (μTAS), Seattle, WA, USA, October 2011
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Subin Mac George and Hyejin Moon, “Digital Microfluidic Platform for 3D Tissue Level Screening”, Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC 2011), Lake Tahoe, PA, June 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Subin Mac George and Hyejin Moon, “Three Dimensional Tissue Based Digital Microfluidic Screening Platform”, 15th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (μTAS), Seattle, WA, USA, October 2011
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Hyejin Moon, Praveen Kunchala, Yasith Nanayakkara, and Daniel Armstrong, “On-chip Liquid-liquid Extraction and Separation using Digital Microfluidics towards High-throughput Screening for Separation Process using Ionic Liquids”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Orlando, FL, February 2010
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Yasith Nanayakkara, Praveen Kunchala, Hyejin Moon and Daniel W. Armstrong, “Micro Scale Synthesis of ILs: A Novel Approach Using Digital Microfluidic Chip”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Orlando, FL,
    February 2010
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Yasith Nanayakkara, Hyejin Moon and Daniel W. Armstrong, “Ionic Liquid Based Low-pass Tunable RC Filter: An Application of Electrowetting on Dielectric (EWOD)”, The Pittsburgh Conference, Orlando, FL, February 2010
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Moon, P. K. and Nanayakkara, D. W. A., "On-chip Liquid-Liquid Extraction and Separation Using Digital Microfluidics Toward High-Throughput Screening for Separation Process using Ionic Liquids," Pittcon 2010, Orlando, FL, 2010
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Sinwook Park, Praveen Kunchala, Hyejin Moon and Bumsoo Han, “High throughput characterization of cryoprotective agent mixtures using an EWOD-based digital microfluidic device”, Proceedings of the 2010 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC 2010), Naples, FL, June 2010
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Hyejin Moon, “Toward on-chip sample preparation for protein analysis: Liquid phase microextraction (LPME) based on digital microfluidics”, Annual meeting of Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE), Santa Clara, CA, March 2009
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Bumsoo Han and Hyejin Moon, “A digital microfluidic platform for high throughput optimization of cryoprotective agent”, 46th Annual Meeting of the Society of Cryobiology, Sapporo, Japan, July 2009
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Garg, S. W. P., Han, B., and Moon, H., "Real-time Study of Cell Behavior on Microstructured Surfaces of Microfluidic Chip," 13th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (microTAS), Jeju, South Korea, 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Kunchala, Y. N., Armstrong, D. W., and Moon, H., "On-Chip Liquid-Liquid Extraction and Separation Using Digital Microfluidics," 13th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (microTAS), Jeju, South Korea, 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • D. Choi, A. Fung, H. Moon, G. Villareal, Y. Chen, D. Ho, N. Presser, G. Stupian, and M. Leung, “In vitro detection of neural activity with vertically grown single platinum nanowire”, IEEE Int. Conf. MEMS, Sorrento, Italy, Jan 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Nitin Garg, Richard Tran, Jian Yang, and Hyejin Moon, “Controlled Cellular Growth by Superhydrophobic Microstructured Surfaces on Implantable Biodegradable Polymer Substrate”, 5th International Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine and Biology, Quebec city, Quebec, Canada, June 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Praveen Kunchala, Yasith Nanayakkara, Daniel Armstron, and Hyejin Moon, "EWOD based Liquid-Liquid Extraction and Separation", Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC 2009), Lake Tahoe, CA, April 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Nitin Garg, Richard Tran, Jian Yang, and Hyejin Moon, "Controlled Cellular Growth by Superhydrophobic Microstructured Surfaces of Implantable Biodegradable Polymer Substrate", Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC 2009), Lake Tahoe, CA, June 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Hyejin Moon, Shreyas Bindiganavale, Yasith Nanayakkara, Daniel Armstrong, “Digital Microfluidic Device using Ionic Liquids for Electronic Hotspot Cooling”, 7th International ASME Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM), Pohang, South Korea, June 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Hyejin Moon, Praveen Kunchala, Yasith Nanayakkara, Daniel W. Armstrong, “Liquid-Liquid Extraction Based on Digital Microfluidics”, 7th International ASME Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM), Pohang, South Korea, June 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Praveen Kunchala, Yasith Nanayakkara, Daniel Armstrong, and Hyejin Moon, “On-chip Liquid-Liquid Extraction and Separation Using Digital Microfluidics” 13th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (μTAS), Jeju, South Korea, November 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Nitin Garg, Sin Wook Park, Bumsoo Han, and Hyejin Moon, “Real-time Study of Cell Behavior on Microstructured Surfaces of Microfluidic Chip” 13th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (μTAS), Jeju, South Korea, November 2009
    Conference Paper , Published



  • Y. Nanayakkara, J. Huang, A. B. Wijeratne, J. A. Crank, H. Moon, and D. W. Armstrong, “Characterization of Electrowetting Properties of Different Room Temperature Ionic Liquids”, The Pittsburgh Conference, New Orleans, LA, March 2008
    Conference Proceeding , Published



  • Y. Nanayakkara, D. W. Armstrong, and H. Moon, “Characterization of Electrowetting Properties of Ionic Liquids for EWOD Based Microfluidic Devices”, 6th International Meeting on Electrowetting, Los Angeles, CA, August 2008
    Conference Paper , Published