About Chris’ research:


1. C.M. Earhart, W. Hu, R. J. Wilson, S. X. Wang, "Self-assembled template for high throughput nanoimprint lithography," Digests of the 5th International Conference on Nanoimprint and Nanoprint Technology, San Francisco, CA, USA, Nov. 15-17, (2006).

2. N.R. Jana, C.M. Earhart, J.Y.Ying, “Synthesis of Water-Soluble and Functionalized Nanoparticles by Silica Coating,” Chemistry of Materials, 19, 21, 5074-5082, (2007).

3. W. Hu, R.J. Wilson, A. Koh, A. Fu, A.Z. Faranesh, C.M. Earhart, S. Osterfeld, S.J. Han, L. Xu, S. Guccione, R. Sinclair, S.X. Wang, “High-Moment Antiferromagnetic Nanoparticles with Tunable Magnetic Properties,” Advanced Materials, 20, 8, 1479-1483, (2008).

4. C.M. Earhart, N.R. Jana, N. Erathodiyil, J.Y. Ying, “Synthesis of Carbohydrate-Conjugated Nanoparticles,” Langmuir, 24,12, 6215-6219, (2008).

5. W. Hu, R.J. Wilson, C.M. Earhart, A.L. Koh, R. Sinclair, S.X. Wang, “Synthetic antiferromagnetic nanoparticles with tunable susceptibilities,” Journal of Applied Physics, 105, 07B508 (2009).

6. C.M. Earhart, R.J. Wilson, Robert L. White, Nader Pourmand, S.X. Wang, “Microfabricated magnetic sifter for high-throughput and high-gradient magnetic separation”, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 321 (2009) 1452–1458

7. R.J. Wilson, W. Hu, C. Wong Po Fu, A.L. Koh, R. Gaster, C.M. Earhart, A. Fu, S.C. Heilshorn, R. Sinclair, S.X. Wang, “Formation and properties of magnetic chains for 100 nm nanoparticles used in separations of molecules and cells,”. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 321 (2009) 1452–1458.

8.  C.M. Earhart, E. M. Nguyen, R.J. Wilson, S.X. Wang, “Designs for a microfabricated magnetic sifter,” IEEE: Transactions on Magnetics, 45, 10, 4884-4887.

9. M. Zhang, Hu, W., Earhart, C.M., Tang, M., Wilson, R.J., Wang, S.X. (2010). Silane-based functionalization of synthetic antiferromagnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applications. (2010). Journal of Applied Physics, 107, 9, 09B325-09B325-3.

10. Koh, A.L., Hu, W., Wilson, R.J., Earhart, C.M., Wang, S.X., Sinclair, R. (2010). Structural and magnetic characterizations of high moment synthetic antiferromagnetic nanoparticles fabricated using self-assembled stamps. Journal of Applied Physics, 107, 9, 09B522-09B522-3.

Selected Talks:

C.M. Earhart, E.M. Humke, R.J. Wilson, Rohatgi, R., Wakelee, H., S.X. Wang, "Improved Designs of a Microfabricated Magnetic Sifter for Biomolecule and Cell Purification, " 8th International Conference on the Scientific and Clinical Applications of Magnetic Carriers, Rostock, Germany from May 25-29, 2010.

C. M. Earhart and S. X. Wang, "Magnetic sifters and biochips for early diagnosis and therapy monitoring of cancer," Invited talk in the Symposium: Emerging Nano-based Diagnostics and Therapeutics: Approaches to Cancer Treatment, American Physical Society March Meeting, New Orleans, March 9-14, 2008.


C.M. Earhart, S.X. Wang, R.J. Wilson, "Magnetic separation device for cell sorting and analysis," US Patent Application 12/807,625; filed Sept. 9, 2010.