Journal Papers


  1. Rahimi M, Yazdanparast S, Rezai P (2020), Parametric Study and Empirical Prediction of Droplet Size in an Axisymmetric Flow-Focusing Capillary Device. Chinese J. of Chemical Engineering, In press.
  2. Khalili A, Peimani A R, Safarian N, Youssef K, Zoidl G, Rezai P (2020), Phenotypic Chemical and Mutant Screening of Zebrafish Larvae using an On-Demand Response to Electric Stimulation. Integr Biol, In press.
  3. Zabihihesari A, Hilliker A, Rezai P (2020) Localized Microinjection of Intact Drosophila melanogaster Larva to Investigate the Effect of Serotonin on Heartrate. Lab Chip, In Press.


  1. Youssef K, Tandon A, and Rezai P (2019), Studying Parkinson’s Disease using Caenorhabditis elegans Models in Microfluidic Devices. Integr Biol, 11, 5, 186-207.
  2. Rahimi M, Shams Khorrami A, and Rezai P (2019), Effect of Device Geometry on Droplet Size in Co-Axial Flow-Focusing Microfluidic Droplet Generation Devices. Colloids Surf A, 570, 510-517.
  3. Aramesh S, Doostmohammadi A, and Rezai P (2019), Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS)/Cu-Ag Nanocomposites: Electrical, Thermal and Mechanical Properties. Polymer Composites, 40, 4093-4101.
  4. Khalili A and Rezai P (2019), Microfluidic Devices for Embryonic and Larval Zebrafish Studies. Briefings in Functional Genomics, elz006.
  5. Zabihihesari A, Hilliker A, Rezai P (2019), Fly-on-a-Chip: Microfluidics for Drosophila melanogaster Studies. Integr Biol, zyz037.
  6. Charjouei Moghaddam M, Eilaghi A, Rezai P (2019), Inertia-Magnetic Particle Sorting in Microfluidic Devices: A Numerical Parametric Investigation Microfluid Nanofluid, 23, 135.


  1. Shams Khorrami A and Rezai P (2018), Oscillating Dispersed-Phase Co-Flow Microfluidic Droplet Generation: Jet Length Reduction Effect. Soft Matter, 14, 9870-9876.
  2. Shams Khorrami A and Rezai P (2018), Oscillating Dispersed-Phase Co-Flow Microfluidic Droplet Generation: Multi-Droplet Size Effect. Biomicrofluidics, 12, 034113.
  3. Wang S, Yue Y, Hu C and Rezai P (2018), 3D Integrated Circuits Cooling with Microfluidics, Micromachines, 9, 6, 287.
  4. Bayat P and Rezai P (2018), Microfluidic Curved-Channel Centrifuge for Solution Exchange of Target Microparticles and their Simultaneous Separation from Bacteria. Soft Matter, 14, 5356–5363 (cover article).
  5. Maram S, Barron B, Leung J C K, Pallapa M and Rezai P (2018), Fabrication and Thermoresistive Behavior Characterization of Three-Dimensional Silver-Polydimethylsiloxane (Ag-PDMS) Microbridges in a Mini-channel. Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical, 277, 43-51.
  6. Peimani A R, Zoidl G and Rezai P (2018), A Microfluidic Device to Study Electrotaxis and Dopaminergic System of Zebrafish LarvaeBiomicrofluidics, 12, 014113.
  7. Wang S, Feng D, Hu C and Rezai P, (2018), The Simple Two-Step Polydimethylsiloxane Transferring Process for High Aspect Ratio Microstructures. J of Semiconductors, 39, 7, 076001.
  8. Ojaghi A, Pallapa M, Tabatabaei N and Rezai P (2018), High-sensitivity interpretation of lateral flow immunoassays using thermophotonic lock-in imaging, Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical, 273,189-196.


  1. Peimani A R, Zoidl G and Rezai P (2017), A Microfluidic Device for Quantitative Investigation of Zebrafish Larvae’s RheotaxisBiomedical Microdevices, 19(4), 99.
  2. Nady A, Peimani A R, Zoidl G and Rezai P (2017), A Microfluidic Device for Partial Immobilization, Chemical Exposure and Behavioural Screening of Zebrafish Larvae, Lab on a Chip, 17(23), 4048-1058.
  3. Bayat P and Rezai P (2017), Semi-Empirical Estimation of Dean Flow Velocity in Curved Microchannels, Nature Scientific Reports, 7, 13655.
  4. Ghaemi R, Rezai P, Rafiei Nejad F, Selvaganapathy PR (2017), Characterization of microfluidic clamps for immobilizing and imaging of Drosophila Melanogaster larva’s Central Nervous System. Biomicrofluidics, 11(3):034113.
  5. Rauf I. A., Rezai P (2017), A Review of Materials Selection for Optimized Efficiency in Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells: A Simplified Approach to Reviewing Literature Data. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 73, 408-422.
  6. Kumar V, Rezai P (2017), Magneto-Hydrodynamic Fractionation (MHF) for Continuous and Sheathless Sorting of High-Concentration Paramagnetic Microparticles. Biomedical Microdevices, 19:39 1-9.
  7. Kumar V, Rezai P (2017), Multiplex Inertio-Magnetic Fractionation (MIMF) of Magnetic and Non-Magnetic Microparticles in a Microfluidic Device. Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 21:83 1-14.


  1. Ardeshiri R, Murphy B, Zhen M, Rezai P (2016), A Hybrid Microfluidic Device for On-demand Orientation and Multidirectional Imaging of C. elegans Organs and Neurons. Biomicrofluidics 10(6): 064111.
  2. Gupta B, Rezai P, Microfluidic approaches for screening, imaging and manipulating C. elegans (2016). Micromachines 7(123): p. 1-26.
  3. Ardeshiri R, Hosseini L, Amini N, Rezai P (2016), Cardiac Screening of Intact Drosophila melanogaster Larvae under Exposure to Aqueous and Gaseous Toxins in a Microfluidic Device, RSC Advances 6: 65714-64724
  4. Leung J C K, Hilliker A, Rezai P (2016), An Integrated Hybrid Microfluidic Device for Oviposition-based Chemical Screening of Adult Drosophila melanogaster. Lab Chip 16: 709-719


  1. Leung J C K, Taylor-Kamall R W, Hilliker A J, Rezai P (2015) Agar-Polydimethylsiloxane Devices for Quantitative Investigation of Oviposition Behavior of Adult Drosophila melanogaster, Biomicrofluidics 9(3): 15096
  2. Ghaemi R, Rezai P, Iyengar B, Selvaganapathy P (2015) Microfluidic devices for imaging neurological response of Drosophila Melanogaster Larva to Auditory Stimulus, Lab Chip 15: 1116-1122


  1. Tong J, Rezai P, Salam S, Selvaganapathy PR, Gupta BP (2013) Microfluidic-based Electrotaxis for On-demand Quantitative Analysis of Caenorhabditis elegans’ Locomotion. J Vis Exp: e50226.
  2. Salam S, Ansari A, Amon S, Rezai P, Selvaganapathy P, et al. (2013) A microfluidic phenotype analysis system reveals function of sensory and dopaminergic neuron signaling in C. elegans electrotactic swimming behavior, Worm 2: e24558.


  1.  Rezai P, Salam S, Selvaganapathy PR, Gupta BP (2012) Electrical sorting of Caenorhabditis elegans. Lab Chip 12: 1831-1840


  1. Rezai P, Selvaganapathy PR, Wohl GR (2011) Plasma enhanced bonding of polydimethylsiloxane with parylene and its optimization. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 21: 065024.
  2. Rezai P, Salam S, Selvaganapathy P, Gupta BP (2011) Effect of pulse direct current signals on electrotactic movement of nematodes Caenorhabditis elegans and Caenorhabditis briggsae. Biomicrofluidics 5: 1-9.


  1. Rezai P, Siddiqui A, Selvaganapathy PR, Gupta BP (2010) Electrotaxis of Caenorhabditis elegans in a microfluidic environment. Lab Chip 10: 220-226.
  2. Rezai P, siddiqui A, Selvaganapathy P, Gupta BP (2010) Behavior of Caenorhabditis elegans in alternating electric field and its application to their localization and control. Appl Phys Lett 96: 153702.