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Forthcoming books:

Fundamentals of Diagnostic Biomedical Optics, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham

Interferometry and Nanoscale Optics, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham

Fundamentals of Applied Optics in Micro and Nanoscale Patterning, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham

Biomedical Optics - Fundamentals and Potential Applications, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham

Recently published title:

Lasers in 3D Printing and Manufacturing, Chee Kai Chua, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, Young-Jin Kim , World Scientific Series in 3D Printing.

Papers under review/preparation

R. Gayathri, C.S. Suchand Sandeep, V.S. Gummaluri, Mohamed Asik Rajmohamed , Parasuraman Padmanabhan , Balazs Gulyas, C. Vijayan, V. M. Murukeshan, “Random laser: next generation source for high-resolution and artefact-free, wide-field fluorescence bioimaging”, (Submitted)

Maria Merin Antony, C. S. Suchand Sandeep, Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, “Hyperspectral z-scan datacube: A data model for broadband z-scan data representation and analysis.” (Under-review)

Munji low, Thazhe Madam Rohith, Seung-Woo Kim, C.S. Suchand Sandeep, Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, and Young-Jin Kim, “Hybrid optics realized by attaching an ultrathin diffractive optics array onto refractive optics: comparative analysis of simulation and experiments”, (under review)

C.S. Suchand Sandeep, N. C. Lwin, Liu Yu-Chi, V. A. Barathi, T. Aung, M. Baskaran, and V. M. Murukeshan, “High-resolution, non-contact, in vivo imaging of the cornea of the eye – epithelial injury models”, (under review)

Aswin Haridas, and V. M. Murukeshan, “Enhancing the limits of optical sectioning far-field reflection microscopy”, (To be communicated)


J. Y. Pae, R. V. Nair, P. Padmanabhan, G. Radhakrishnan, B. Gulyás and M. V. Matham, "Gold Nano-Urchins Enhanced Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) BIOSENSORS for the Detection of Estrogen Receptor Alpha (ERa)", IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 27(5), 7300506, 1-6 (2021)
DOI: 10.1109/JSTQE.2021.3069453

Venkata Siva Gummaluri, R. Gayathri, C. Vijayan and V.M. Murukeshan, “Bio-inspired wrinkle microstructures for random lasing governed by surface roughness”, Optics Letters, 46(5), 1033-1036 (2021)
DOI: 10.1364/OL.417148

R. Gayathri, K. Monika, V.M. Murukeshan and C. Vijayan, “Towards low-threshold random lasing through spectral overlap optimization of size-tuned plasmonic nanorods”, Optics and Laser Technology, 139, 106959 (2021)
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlastec.2021.106959

N. C. Y. Tham, P. K. Sahoo, Y. J. Kim, V. M. Murukeshan, “Thermally controlled in-situ formation of localised porous graphene for integrated graphene-paper electronics”, Advanced Materials Technologies, 2001156 (2021)
DOI: 10.1002/admt.202001156

Xia Y., Padmanabhan P., Vijayaragavan V., Murukeshan V. M., & Gulyás B., "Amyloid Beta42 (Aß42) Peptide Functionalized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Specific Targeting of SH-SY5Y Neuroblastoma Cells", Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 21(10), 5044-5050 (2021)
DOI: 10.1166/jnn.2021.19352

Nair R.V., Padmanabhan P., Gulyás B., and Murukeshan V.M., "Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)-Based ThT Free Sensing of Beta-Amyloid Fibrillation by Carbon Dot-Ag Composites", Plasmonics (2021).
DOI: 10.1007/s11468-020-01338-w


Jian Yi Pae, Rohit Medwal, Radhika V Nair, Avinash Chaurasia, Marco Battiato, Rajdeep Singh Rawat, and Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, “Electro-Ionic Control of Surface Plasmons in Graphene-Layered Heterostructures", Nano Letters (2020).
DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c03471

Yeong A Lee, Joel Lim, Younghyun Cho, Hyub Lee, Sangbaek Park, Go-Woon Lee, Chung-Yul Yoo, Sang Hyun Park, Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, Seungchul Kim, Young-Jin Kim, Hana Yoon, “Attachable micropseudocapacitors using highly swollen laser-induced-graphene electrodes”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 386, 123972 (2020).
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2019.123972

Radhika V Nair, V. M. Murukeshan, "(Cu2O-Au) – Graphene - Au layered structures as efficient near Infra - Red SERS substrate", Scientific Reports, 10, 4152 (2020).
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-60874-x

Xun Jie Jeesmond Hong, C.S. Suchand Sandeep, V. K. Shinoj, Tin Aung, V. A. Barathi, Mani Baskaran, Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, “Non-invasive and non-contact sequential imaging of the iridocorneal angle and the cornea of the eye" Translational Vision Science & Technology, 9(5), 1 (2020).
DOI: 10.1167/tvst.9.5.1

Venkata Siva Gummaluri, R. Gayathri, C. Vijayan, and V. M. Murukeshan, “Gold nano-urchins for plasmonic enhancement of random-lasing in a dye-doped polymer”, Journal of Optics, 22(6), 065003 (2020).
DOI: 10.1088/2040-8986/ab896b

Radhika V Nair, Jian Yi Pae, Parasuraman Padmanabhan, Balázs Gulyás and V.M.Murukeshan, “Au nano-urchins enabled localized surface plasmon resonance sensing of beta amyloid fibrillation,” Nanoscale Advances (2020).
DOI: 10.1039/D0NA00164C

Aswin Haridas, P.Prabhathan, Pulkit K, Kelvin Chan, and V. M. Murukeshan, “Surface roughness mapping of large area curved aerospace components through spectral correlation of speckle images,” Applied Optics (2020).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.389227

Mun Ji Low, Hyub Lee, Chin Huat Joel Lim, C. S. Suchard Sandeep, V. M. Murukeshan, Seung-Woo Kim, and Young-Jin Kim, “Laser-Induced Reduced-Graphene-Oxide Micro-Optics Patterned by Femtosecond Laser Direct Writing.” Applied Surface Science (2020).
DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2020.146647

Aswin Haridas, Sandeep Menon Perinchery, Anant Shinde, Oleksandr Buchnev, and V. M. Murukeshan, “Long working distance high-resolution imaging via structured embedded speckle illumination”, Optics and Lasers in Engineering (2020).
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2020.106296

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H. Lee, M. J. Low, C. H. J. Lim, J. An, C. S. Suchand Sandeep, T. M. Rohith, H. -G. Rhee. V. M. Murukeshan, and Y. -J. Kim, “Transferable ultra-thin multi-level micro-optics patterned by tunable photoreduction and photoablation for hybrid optics”, Carbon, 149, 572 (2019).
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2019.04.085

Y. Xia, S. Sarangapani, P. Padmanabhan, B. Gulyás and V. M. Murukeshan, Bifunctional Fluorescent/Raman Nanoprobe for the Early Detection of Amyloid," Scientific Reports 9, 8497 (2019).
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-43288-2

Pankaj K. Sahoo, Jian Yi Pae & V. M. Murukeshan, “Enhanced absorption in a graphene embedded 1D guided-mode-resonance structure without back-reflector and interferometrically written gratings”, Optics Letters (2019)
DOI: 10.1364/OL.44.003661

C. S. Suchand Sandeep, S. Sreelatha, X. J. J. Hong, T. Aung, M. Baskaran, and V. M. Murukeshan, “Optical sectioning and high resolution visualization of trabecular meshwork using Bessel beam assisted light sheet fluorescence microscopy”, Journal of Biophotonics (2019).
DOI: Accepted, to be published

Sandeep Menon Perinchery, Aswin Haridas, Anant Shinde and Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, “Breaking diffraction limit of far-field imaging via structured illumination Bessel beam microscopy (SIBM)", Optics Express 27(5), 6068-6082 (2019)
DOI: 10.1364/OE.27.006068

N. C. Y. Tham, K. S. Pankaj, Y. J. Kim and Murukeshan. V. M, “Ultrafast volume holography for stretchable photonic structures”, Optics Express 27(9), 12196-12212 (2019)
DOI: 10.1364/OE.27.012196

Jian Yi Pae, Pankaj K. Sahoo, Murukeshan V Matham, “Grating-coupled plasmonic sensor for sucrose sensing fabricated using optical fiber-based interference lithography (OFIL) system”, IEEE Sensors Journal, (2019)
DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2019.2933668

Jian Yi Pae, Rohit Medwal, Joseph V Vas, Murukeshan V Matham, Rajdeep S Rawat, “Remote plasma-assisted low-temperature large-area graphene synthesis”, Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 37(4), 041201 (2019)
DOI: 10.1116/1.5093241

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S. Raveendran, H.-T. Lim, T. Maekawa, V. M. Murukeshan and S. Kumar, " Gold nanocages entering into the realm of high-contrast photoacoustic ocular imaging," Nanoscale 10, 13959-13968 (2018)
DOI: 10.1039/C8NR02866D

Aswin Haridas, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, Alexandru Crivoi, Prabhathan Patinharekandy, Tan MingJen, Kelvin Chan, “Surface roughness evaluation of additive manufactured metallic components from white light images captured using a flexible fiberscope,” Optics and Lasers in Engineering (110), 262-271, (2018)
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2018.05.026

Yi Huang, Vengalathunadakal K. Shinoj, TeckNeng Wong, and Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, “Particle free optical imaging of flow field by liquid crystal polarization,” Optics Express 26(8), 10452-10461 (2018)
DOI: 10.1364/OE.26.010452

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A. Shinde, Perinchery Sandeep Menon and V.M. Murukeshan, "A targeted illumination optical fiber probe for high resolution fluorescence imaging and optical switching," Scientific Reports 7, 45654 (2017)
DOI: 10.1038/srep45654

Hyub Lee, Chin Huat Joel Lim, Mun Ji Low, Nicholas Tham, V. M. Murukeshan, Young-Jin Kim, "Lasers in Additive Manufacturing: A Review," International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology 4(3), 307-322 (2017)
DOI: 10.1007/s40684-017-0037-7

H.-T. Lim and V.M. Murukeshan, "Hyperspectral imaging of polymer banknotes for building and analysis of spectral library," Optics and Lasers in Engineering 98, 168-175 (2017)
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2017.06.022

Haridas A, Song C, Chan K, Murukeshan VM, "Nondestructive characterization of thermal damages and its interactions in carbon fibre composite panels," Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures, 1562-1580 (2017)
DOI: 10.1111/ffe.12657

X.J.J. Hong, V. Shinoj, V.M. Murukeshan, M. Baskaran and T. Aung, "Imaging of trabecular meshwork using Bessel-Gauss light sheet with fluorescence," Laser Physics Letters 14(3), 035602 (2017)
DOI: 10.1088/1612-202X/aa58b7

H.-T. Lim and V.M. Murukeshan, "Note: Design considerations and characterization of a flexible snapshot hyperspectral probe," Review of Scientific Instruments 88(3), 036107 (2017)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4978804

H.-T. Lim and V. M. Murukeshan, "Hyperspectral photoacoustic spectroscopy of highly-absorbing samples for diagnostic ocular imaging applications," International Journal of Optomechatronics (2017)
DOI: 10.1080/15599612.2017.1392661

Jayachandra Bingi, V.M. Murukeshan, "Speckle Lithography for fabricating biomimetic spindle structures of desert beetle skin," Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express 3(2), 025003 (2017)
DOI: 10.1088/2057-1976/aa5d28

Xun Jie Jeesmond Hong, Vengalathunadakal K. Shinoj, Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, Mani Baskaran, and Tin Aung, "Preclinical imaging of iridocorneal angle and fundus using a modified integrated flexible handheld probe," Journal of Medical Imaging 4(2), 026001 (2017)
DOI: 10.1117/1.JMI.4.2.026001

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Perinchery Sandeep Menon, Anant Shinde, and V.M. Murukeshan, "Imaging behind opaque obstacle: a potential method for guided in vitro needle placement," Biomedical Optics Express 7(12), 5308-5324 (2016)
DOI: 10.1364/BOE.7.005308

Perinchery Sandeep Menon, Anant Shinde, Chan Yiu Fu, Xun Jie Jeesmond Hong, Mani Baskaran, Tin Aung, and V.M. Murukeshan, "High resolution iridocorneal angle imaging system by axicon lens assisted gonioscopy," Scientific Reports 6, 30844 (2016)
DOI: 10.1038/srep30844

H. T. Lim and V. M. Murukeshan, "A four-dimensional snapshot hyperspectral video-endoscope for bio-imaging applications," Scientific Reports, 6, 24044 (2016)
DOI: 10.1038/srep24044

J. Bingi and V. M. Murukeshan "Individual speckle diffraction based 1D and 2D Random Grating Fabrication for detector and solar energy harvesting applications," Scientific Reports, 6:20501(2016)
DOI: 10.1038/srep20501

Ratheesh Kumar Meleppat, Prabhathan Patinharekandy, Seah Leong Keey, and V.M. Murukeshan, "Plasmon resonant silica coated silver nanoplates as contrast agents for optical coherence tomography," Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 12(10), 1929-1937 (2016)

Shinde A, Perinchery S M and V.M. Murukeshan, "Fiber pixelated image database," Optical Engineering 55(8), 083105 (2016)

P. Prabhathan and V.M. Murukeshan, "Surface plasmon polariton-coupled waveguide back reflector in thin-film silicon solar cell," Plasmonics 11(1), 253-260 (2016)

K. M. Ratheesh, L. K. Seah, and V.M. Murukeshan, "Spectral phase-based automatic calibration scheme for swept source-based optical coherence tomography systems," Physics in Medicine and Biology 61(21), 7652 (2016)

Song, C., G. Prasad A. S., K. H. K. Chan and V.M. Murukeshan, "Characterization and optimization of illumination vector for contouring surface form and feature using DSPI," Review of Scientific Instruments 87(6), 063116 (2016)

Xia, Yang; Matham, Murukeshan Vadakke, Su Haibin, Padmanabhan Parasuraman, and Gulyás, Balázs, "Nanoparticulate contrast agents for multimodality molecular imaging," Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 12(8), 1553-1584 (2016)

V.K. Shinoj, Xun Jie Jeesmond Hong, V.M. Murukeshan, M. Baskaran, A. Tin, "Progress in anterior chamber angle imaging for glaucoma risk prediction - A review on clinical equipment, practice and research," Medical Engineering and Physics (2016)

R.K. Meleppat, C. Shearwood, S.L. Keey and V.M. Murukeshan, "Quantitative optical coherence microscopy for the in situ investigation of the biofilm," Journal of Biomedical Optics 21(12), 127002 (2016)
DOI: 10.1117/1.JBO.21.12.127002

H. T. Lim and V. M. Murukeshan, "Spatial-scanning hyperspectral imaging probe for bio-imaging applications," Review of Scientific Instruments, 87(3), 033707 (2016)

K. Hasna, K. Lakshmi, M.K. Ezhuthachan Jayaraj, K.R. Kumar and V.M. Murukeshan, "Development of high-sensitive, reproducible colloidal surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy active substrate using silver nanocubes for potential biosensing applications," Journal of Nanophotonics 10(2), 026020 (2016)

K M Ratheesh, P Prabhathan, V.M. Murukeshan, and L. K. Seah, "Gold nanorods with higher aspect ratio as potential agent for contrast enhancement and photothermal applications at 1300 nm imaging window," Biomedical Physics and Engineering Express 2(5), 055005 (2016)

R. Jolly Bose, Navas Illyaskutty, K. S. Tan, R. S. Rawat, V.M. Murukeshan, Heinz Kohler and V. P. Mahadevan Pillai, "Hydrogen sensors based on Pt-loaded WO 3 sensing layers," Europhysics Letters 114(6), 66002 (2016)

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R. K. Meleppat, V. M. Murukeshan and L. K. Seah, " Swept source based optical coherence tomography system at 1320nm-A comprehensive analysis of the opto-mechatronic instrumentation scheme", Asian Journal of Physics, 24(10), 1403-1418(2015)
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J. Bingi and V. M. Murukeshan "Speckle lithography for fabricating Gaussian, quasi-random 2D structures and black silicon structures," Scientific Reports, 5:18452(2015)
DOI: 10.1038/srep18452

X. J. J. Hong, V. Shinoj, V. Murukeshan, M. Baskaran, and T. Aung, "A simple and non-contact optical imaging probe for evaluation of corneal diseases," Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 86, p. 093702 (2015)

H. T. Lim, and M. V. Matham, "Pushbroom hyperspectral imaging system with selectable region of interest for medical imaging," Journal of Biomedical Optics, 20(4), 046010 (2015).
DOI: 10.1117/1.JBO.20.4.046010

P. Prabhathan and V. M. Murukeshan, "Dielectric supported bimetal layer configuration for long-range surface plasmon polariton interference-based subwavelength lithography," Optical Engineering, 54(9): p. 097107 (2015)

H. T. Lim, and M. V. Matham, "Hybrid-modality ocular imaging using a clinical ultrasound system and nanosecond pulsed laser," Journal of Medical Imaging, 2(3), 036003 (2015).
DOI: 10.1117/1.jmi.2.3.036003

P. Prabhathan and V. M. Murukeshan, "Surface Plasmon Polariton-coupled Waveguide Back Reflector in Thin-film Silicon Solar Cell," Plasmonics 1-8
DOI: 10.1007/s11468-015-0045-9

Bingi, J., Hemalatha, M., Anita, R. W., Vijayan, C., & Murukeshan, V. M. (2015). Asymmetric transmission and optical low-pass filtering in a stack of random media with graded transport mean free path. Optical Materials, 49, 15-20.
DOI: 10.1016/j.optmat.2015.08.013

J. Bingi and V. M. Murukeshan "Plasmonic nanopillar coupled two-dimensional random medium for broadband light trapping and harvesting", J. Nanophoton. 9(1), 093061.
DOI: 10.1117/1.JNP.9.093061

V. K. Shinoj, V. M. Murukeshan, M. Baskaran, and T. Aung, "Integrated flexible handheld probe for imaging and evaluation of iridocorneal angle," Journal of Biomedical Optics 20(1), 016014 (2015).
DOI: 10.1117/1.JBO.20.1.016014

R. K. Meleppat, V. M. Murukeshan and L. K. Seah, "An efficient phase analysis based wavenumber linearization scheme for swept source optical coherence tomography systems," Laser Physics Letters 12 (2015) 055601 (7pp).
DOI: 10.1088/1612-2011/12/5/055601

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V. Shinoj, V. Murukeshan, S. Tor, N. Loh, and S. Lye, "Design, fabrication, and characterization of thermoplastic microlenses for fiber-optic probe imaging," Applied optics, 53(6), 1083-1088 (2014).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.53.001083

Shinde, A., & Matham, M. V. Pixelate Removal in an Image Fiber Probe Endoscope Incorporating Comb Structure Removal Methods. Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics, 4(2), 203-211.
DOI: 10.1166/jmihi.2014.1255

Prabhathan, P., & Murukeshan, V. M. Silicon Waveguide Multiplexed Sensor Array Configuration for Label-Free Biosensing Applications. Journal of the Indian Institute of Science, 94(3).
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Ranjini, R., Matham, M. V., & Nguyen, N. T. Conoscopic analysis of electric field driven planar aligned nematic liquid crystal. Applied Optics, 53(13), 2773-2776.
DOI: 10.1364/AO.53.002773

Shinoj, V. K., Murukeshan, V. M., Tor, S. B., Loh, N. H., & Lye, S. W. Design, fabrication, and characterization of thermoplastic microlenses for fiber-optic probe imaging. Applied optics, 53(6), 1083-1088.
DOI: 10.1364/AO.53.001083

James, J., Murukeshan, V. M., & Woh, L. S. Integrated photoacoustic, ultrasound and fluorescence platform for diagnostic medical imaging-proof of concept study with a tissue mimicking phantom. Biomedical optics express, 5(7), 2135-2144.
DOI: 10.1364/BOE.5.002135

Prabhathan, P., & Murukeshan, V. M. Narrow band wavelength selective filter using grating assisted single ring resonator. Review of Scientific Instruments, 85(9), 093111.
DOI: 10.1063/1.4896040

Shinoj, V. K., Murukeshan, V. M., Baskaran, M., & Aung, T. Note: A gel based imaging technique of the iridocorneal angle for evaluation of angle-closure glaucoma. Review of Scientific Instruments 85, 066105.
DOI: 10.1063/1.4882335

Raghuraman, S., Kumar, M., Joseph, J., & Murukeshan V. M. Realization of body centered tetragonal, B-tin and diamond type structures using five beam interference. Optics Communications, 322, 160-163.
DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2014.02.038

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Sathiyamoorthy, K., Ramya, B., Murukeshan, V.M. & Sun, X.W. Modified two prism SPR sensor configurations to improve the sensitivity of measurement. Source of the DocumentSensors and Actuators, A: Physical, 191, 73-77.
DOI: 10.1016/j.sna.2012.11.029

Sidharthan, R., & Matham, M. V. Improved light absorption in thin film solar cell using combination of gap modes and grating back reflector. Thin Solid Films, 548, 581-584.
DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2013.09.047

Thubthimthong, B., Lau, G. K., & Matham, M. V. Rectilinear Electrothermal Actuator using High-Aspect-Ratio Micromachined Composite of SU-8 and Silicon. Advances in Science and Technology, 81, 28-33.
DOI: 10.4028/

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Thubthimthong, B., Lau, G. K., Boon, C. N., & Matham, M. V. Precisely rectilinear electro-thermal microactuator using a high-aspect ratio microstructured Si/SU-8 composite. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 22(11), 115020.
DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/22/11/115020

Murukeshan, Vadakke Matham, Diagnostic Sensing of Specific Proteins in Breast Cancer Cells Using Hollow-Core Photonic Crystal Fiber.
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Murukeshan, V. M. Challenges in nanoscale patterning-Interfering with interference and possible applications in semiconductor and energy sectors. In International Conference on Fibre Optics and Photonics (pp. M3B-1). Optical Society of America.
DOI: 10.1364/PHOTONICS.2012.M3B.1

Mohankumar, V. K., Sathiyamoorthy, K., & Murukeshan, V. M. Measurement and contouring of micro-scale objects through integrated transillumination in a flexible fiber probe system. Optical Engineering, 51, no. 7, 073602-1.
DOI: 10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073602

Krishnan, M. V., Matham, M. V., Krishnan, S., Parasuraman, P., Joseph, J., & Bhakoo, K. Red, green, and blue gray-value shift-based approach to whole-field imaging for tissue diagnostics. Journal of biomedical optics, 17, no. 7, 0760101-0760106.
DOI: 10.1117/1.JBO.17.7.076010

Prabhathan, P., Murukeshan, V. M., & Zhang, J. Optimal detuning combinations in a series coupled silicon micro ring resonator thermo optic-wavelength selective switch. Optical Engineering, 51(4), 044604-1.
DOI: 10.1117/1.OE.51.4.044604

Shinoj, Vengalathunadakal Kuttinarayanan, and Vadakke Matham Murukeshan. Hollow-core photonic crystal fiber based multifunctional optical system for trapping, position sensing, and detection of fluorescent particles. Optics letters 37, no. 10, 1607-1609.
DOI: 10.1364/OL.37.001607

Shinoj, V.K. & Murukeshan, V.M. An integrated hollow-core photonic crystal fiber transverse optical trapping system for optical manipulation and detection. Journal of Applied Physics 111, 023106-023106-023105
DOI: 10.1063/1.3676248

Prabhathan, P., Zhang, J., Murukeshan, V.M., Zhang, H. & Chen, S. Discrete and Fine Wavelength Tunable Thermo-Optic WSS for Low Power Consumption C+L Band Tunability. Photonics Technology Letters, IEEE 24, 152-154
DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2011.2174979

Shinoj, V.K. & Murukeshan, V.M. Hollow-core photonic crystal fiber based multifunctional optical system for trapping, position sensing, and detection of fluorescent particles. Opt. Lett. 37, 1607-1609
DOI: 10.1364/OL.37.001607

Sidharthan, R., Murukeshan, V.M. & Sathiyamoorthy, K. Sub-60 nm Periodic Grating Feature Patterning by Immersion Based 364 nm Laser Interference. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 12, 6428-6431
DOI: 10.1166/jnn.2012.6453

Joseph, J., Sathiyamoorthy, K., Murukeshan, V.M. & Woh, L.S. Thermal diffusivity variations in nanoparticle administered phantom tissues - a photoacoustic investigation. The European Physical Journal - Applied Physics 59
DOI: 10.1051/epjap/2012120060

R Sidharthan & V M Murukeshan Periodic feature patterning by lens based solid immersion multiple beam laser interference lithography. Laser Phys. Lett. 9 691
DOI: 10.7452/lapl.201210056

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Sathiyamoorthy, K., Joseph, J., Hon, C.J. & Matham, M.V. Photoacoustic based surface plasmon resonance spectroscopy: an investigation. 80010K-80010K
DOI: 10.1117/12.894600

Sidharthan, R. & Murukeshan, V.M. Nano-scale patterning using pyramidal prism based wavefront interference lithography. Physics Procedia 19, 416-421
DOI: 10.1016/j.phpro.2011.06.185

Shinoj, V.K. & Murukeshan, V.M. Numerical study on Transverse Optical Trapping Inside Hollowcore PCF. Physics Procedia 19, 361-366
DOI: 10.1016/j.phpro.2011.06.175

Adiyodi, A.K. & Matham, M.V. Characterization of doped polymer based layered thin films for metamterial applications. Physics Procedia 19, 391-397
DOI: 10.1016/j.phpro.2011.06.180

James Joseph, Murukeshan V.M, Lye Sun Woh, Effect of Composition, Dimension and Shape on the Optical Properties of Gold Nanoparticles - A Theoretical Analysis, Journal of Advanced Science, Engineering and Medicine (Accepted)
DOI: 10.1166/asem.2011.1110

Mohankumar V. K, Parasuraman Padmanabhan, V.M.Murukeshan., K. Sathiyamoorthy, James Joseph, Kishore K Bhakoo, High resolution optical imaging of epithelial and neuronal cells, Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics (JMIHI) (Accepted)
DOI: 10.1166/jmihi.2011.1053

K. Sathiyamoorthy, Valiambath Mohankumar and Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, In vivo monitoring of fluorescent particles in micro-channels by high resolution probe imaging for bio-applications, Optics and Photonics Journal (Accepted)
DOI: 10.4236/opj.2011.14031

V K Shinoj and V M Murukeshan, "An HC-PCF fluorescence spectrocopy for detection of microsphere samples based on refractive index scaling law",Optics & Photonics Journal, Vol. 1 (2), pp. 85-90
DOI: 10.4236/opj.2011.12014

V. K. Shinoj, and V. M. Murukeshan, "Numerical investigation and optimisation of hollow-core photonic crystal fibre for optical trapping of fluorescent microparticles," Micro & Nano Letters 6, 785-789
DOI: 10.1049/mnl.2011.0429

P. Patinharekandy, J. Zhang, M. Vadakke Matham, H. Zhang, and S. Chen, "A discrete and fine wavelength tunable thermo-optic WSS for low power consumption C+L band tunability," IEEE Photon Technol Lett., PP (99), 1-1
DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2011.2174979

Radhakrishnan Ranjini, Amrutha K Adiyodi, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, and Nam-Trung Nguyen, "Laser Beam Propagation in a Flow Aligned Nematic Liquid Crystal: Analysis on Liquid/Light Interactions", Optical Engineering Letters .50
DOI: 10.1117/1.3574767

Radhakrishnan Ranjini, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham, and Nam-Trung Nguyen, "Analysis on the Birefringence Property of Lyotropic Liquid Crystals below Krafft Temperature", Opt. Mater. 33
DOI: 10.1016/j.optmat.2011.03.031

Sathiyamoorthy, K., Sreekanth, K.V., Sidharthan, R., Murukeshan, V.M., Xing, B., Surface plasmon enhancement in gold nanoparticles in the presence of an optical gain medium: An analysis , Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 44 (42), art. no. 425102
DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/44/42/425102

Sidharthan, R., Sathiyamoorthy, K., Murukeshan, V.M., Nanoring patterning using surface plasmon assisted photolithography, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8001, art. no. 80011P
DOI: 10.1117/12.894397

Joseph, J., Murukeshan, V.M., Woh, L.S., Calculation of optical properties of nanoparticles for biomedical applications , Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8001, art. no. 80010H
DOI: 10.1117/12.894522

Sreekanth, K.V., Sidharthan, R., Murukeshan, V.M. , Gap modes assisted enhanced broadband light absorption in plasmonic thin film solar cell, Journal of Applied Physics 110 (3), art. no. 033107
DOI: 10.1063/1.3622149

James, J., Vinay, R., Lye, S.W., Murukeshan, V.M. , Microimaging of industrial and medical intra-cavities using a miniature laser probe , Lasers in Engineering 21 (3-4), pp. 195-208

Sreekanth, K.V., Murukeshan, V.M., Multiple beams surface plasmon interference generation: A theoretical analysis, Optics Communications 284 (7), pp. 2042-2045
DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2010.11.078

Mirkhalaf, M., Murukeshan, V.M., Beng Tor, S., Shinoj, V.K., Sathiyamoorthy, K., Characteristics of stand-alone microlenses in fiber-based fluorescence imaging applications, Review of Scientific Instruments 82 (4), art. no. 043110
DOI: 10.1016/10.1063/1.3581217

Sidharthan, R., Murukeshan, V.M., Pattern definition employing prism-based deep ultraviolet lithography, Micro and Nano Letters 6 (3), pp. 109-112
DOI: 10.1049/mnl.2010.0196

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K.Sathiyamoorthy, R. Sidharthan, K. V. Sreekanth and V. M. Murukeshan, Dye assisted enhanced transmission in near field optical lithography, Optics Communication Optics Communications 283 (24), pp. 5245-5249
DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2010.07.059

K. V. Sreekanth and V. M. Murukeshan, "Multiple beams surface plasmon interference generation: A theoretical analysis", Optics Communications, In press.
DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2010.11.078

K. V. Sreekanth, J. K. Chua and V. M. Murukeshan, "Interferometric lithography for nano-scale feature patterning: A comparative analysis between laser interference, evanescent wave interference and surface plasmon interference", Applied Optics 49, 6710 (2010)
DOI: 10.1364/AO.49.006710

K. V. Sreekanth and V. M. Murukeshan, "Effect of metals on UV excited plasmonic lithography for sub-50 nm periodic feature fabrication", Journal of Applied Physics A 101, 117 (2010).
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-010-5769-y

Sidharthan R and Murukeshan, "Pattern definition employing prism based Deep UV lithography"( MNL-2010-0196.R1 ), Micro and Nano letter[Accepted].
DOI: 10.1049/mnl.2010.0196

J. James, R. Vinay, S. W. Lye and V. M. Murukeshan, 'Microimaging of Industrial and Medical Intra-cavities Using a Miniature Laser Probe, Lasers in Engineering', (Accepted).

James Joseph, Krishnan Sathiyamoorthy, Visalatchi .T, V.M Murukeshan and Lye Sun Woh, Laser induced photoacoustic spectroscopy investigation of colon phantom tissue, Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 101 (3), pp. 567-571
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-010-6000-x

Mirkhalaf Valashani, Seyed Mohammad; Tor shu beng, Murukeshan Vadakke Matham; Loh Ngiap Hiang, Lye Sun Woh, " Optimization of Compression Molding of Stand-alone Microlenses: Simulation and Experimental Results", Polymer Engineering and Science, 2010 :
DOI: 10.1002/pen.21738

K. V. Sreekanth and V. M. Murukeshan, "Single exposure maskless plasmonic lithography for patterning of periodic nanoscale grating features", Journal of Micro/Nanolithography,MEMS,MOEMS. 9, 023007 (2010)
DOI: 10.1117/1.3386680

K. V. Sreekanth and V. M. Murukeshan, 'Four beams surface plasmon interference nanoscale lithography for patterning of two dimensional periodic features', Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B 28, 128 (2010). [Selected for the Jan 25, (2010) issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology]. :
DOI: 10.1116/1.3276702

K. V. Sreekanth and V. M. Murukeshan, 'Large area maskless surface plasmon interference forone-and two-dimensional periodic nanoscale feature patterning', Journal of Optical Society of America A 27, 1, 95 (2010).
DOI: 10.1364/JOSAA.27.000095

Saraswathi P, V K Shinoj, V M Murukeshan, and P Padmanabhan, Highly sensitive optical detection of specific protein in breast cancer cells using Micro structured fiber in extremely low sample volume, Journal of Biomedical Optics 15(1)(2010).
DOI: 10.1117/1.3302810

Chua JK, Murukeshan VM Resonant amplification of frustrated evanescent waves by single dielectric coating OPTICS COMMUNICATIONS Volume: 283 Issue: 1 Pages: 169-175 Published: JAN 1 2010.
DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2009.09.056

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V. M. Murukeshan and K. V. Sreekanth, "Excitation of gap modes in metal particle-surface system for sub-30nm plasmonic lithography", Optics Letters 34, 845 (2009).
DOI: 10.1364/OL.34.000845

P. Prabhathan, V. M. Murukeshan, Zhang Jing, and Pamidighantam V. Ramana, "Compact SOI nanowire refractive index sensor using phase shifted Bragg grating," Opt. Express 17, 15330-15341 (2009).
DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.015330

P. Prabhathan, V. M. Murukeshan, Zhang Jing, and Pamidighantam V. Ramana, "Compact SOI nanowire refractive index sensor using phase shifted Bragg grating," Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics 4,Issue.10 (2009).
DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.015330

P. Prabhathan, V. M. Murukeshan, Zhang Jing, and Pamidighantam V. Ramana, "Broadband tunable bandpass filters using phase shifted vertical side wall grating in a submicrometer silicon-on-insulator waveguide," Appl. Opt. 48, 5598-5603 (2009).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.48.005598

Chua JK, Murukeshan VM, "UV laser-assisted multiple evanescent waves lithography for near-field nanopatterning", MICRO & NANO LETTERS Volume: 4 Issue: 4 Pages: 210-214 Published: DEC 2009.
DOI: 10.1049/mnl.2009.0082

Vengalathunadakal SK, Murukeshan VM, Padmanabhan S, et al. Photonic crystal fiber-based dual-modality probe for simultaneous sensing and imaging applications, OPTICAL ENGINEERING Volume: 48 Issue: 10 Article Number: 103601 Published: OCT 2009.
DOI: 10.1117/1.3250294

Mirkhalaf M, Tor SB, Murukeshan VM, et al., Fabrication of a stand-alone polymer microlens: design of molding apparatus, simulation and experimental results, JOURNAL OF MICROMECHANICS AND MICROENGINEERING Volume: 19 Issue: 9 Article Number: 095005 Published: SEP 2009.
DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/19/9/095005

Chua JK, Murukeshan VM, Patterning of two-dimensional nanoscale features using grating-based multiple beams interference lithography, PHYSICA SCRIPTA Volume: 80 Issue: 1 Article Number: 015401 Published: JUL 2009.
DOI: 10.1088/0031-8949/80/01/015401

Sidharthan R, Chollet F, Murukeshan VM, Periodic patterning using multi-facet prism based laser interference lithography, LASER PHYSICS Volume: 19 Issue: 3 Pages: 505-510 Published: MAR 2009.
DOI: 10.1134/S1054660X09030256

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K. V. Sreekanth, V. M. Murukeshan and J. K. Chua, "A planar layer configuration for surface plasmon interference nanoscale lithography", Applied Physics Letters 93, (9), 093103 (2008).
DOI: 10.1063/1.2976630

K. V. Sreekanth, V. M. Murukeshan and J. K. Chua, "A planar layer configuration for surface plasmon interference nanoscale lithography", Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology 18 (11) (2008).
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V. M. Murukeshan, J. K. Chua, S. K. Tan, and Q. Y. Lin, "Nano-scale three dimensional surface relief features using single exposure counterpropagating multiple evanescent waves interference phenomenon," Opt. Express 16, 13857-13870 (2008).
DOI: 10.1364/OE.16.013857

V.M. Murukeshan, "Fiber Optics in Mechatronics, New Challenges and Trends", International journal of Optomechatronics , 2 (1), 1-3(2008).
DOI: 10.1080/15599610801985392

Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, Jeun Kee Chua, Sia Kim Tan, and Qun Ying Lin"Modeling of subwavelength resist grating features fabricated by evanescent waves interference" Opt. Eng. Vol. 47, 129001 (Dec. 17, 2008)
DOI: 10.1117/1.3041735

Murukeshan VM, Specilaity fiber probes for multimodality multi-dimensional high resolution imaging, World Conference on molecular imaging congress, Nancy, France, 2008.
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V.M.Murukeshan, N. Sujatha, L.S. Ong, A. Sing and L.K. Seak, "Effect of image fiber on speckle fringe pattern in image fiber guided DSPI endoscopy", Optics and Laser Technology, 39(3), 527-531 (2007)
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlastec.2005.11.001

V.M.Murukeshan, N. Sujatha, L.S. Ong, A. Sing and L.K. Seak, "Effect of image fiber on speckle fringe pattern in image fiber guided DSPI endoscopy", Optics and Laser Technology, 39(3), 527-531 (2007).
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlastec.2005.11.001

U.S. Dinish, P.Gulati, V.M. Murukeshan, L.K. Seah, "Diagnosis of Colon Cancer Using Frequency Domain Fluorescence Imaging Technique", Optics Communications, 271 (1), 291-301,( 2007).
DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2006.10.041

Z.X. Chao, L.K. Seah L.K, V.M. Murukeshan, U.S. Dinish, C.S. Tan, "An integrated phase-resolved fluorescence imaging system with sub-nanosecond lifetime resolution", Optics & Laser Technology , 39(4), 864-870 (2007).
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlastec.2006.01.001

Jeun Kee Chua, Vadakke Matham Murukeshan, Sia Kim Tan, Qun Ying Lin , Four beams evanescent waves interference lithography for patterning of two dimensional features, Optics Express, 15(6) , 3437-3451 (2007)
DOI: 10.1364/OE.15.003437

P. Wang, L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan and Z.X. Chao, "Innovative Design of a Tunable Laser Using Liquid Crystal Tuning Elements", Journal of Modern Optics , 54(18), 2735-2745 ( 2007).
DOI: 10.1080/09500340701219269

L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan, P. Wang, and Z.X. Chao, Tunable external cavity laserbased on liquid crystal Fabry perot interferometer and liquid crystal phase shifter, International journal of Optomechatronics- 1(1) , 63-67 (2007).
DOI: 10.1080/15599610701232622

Vadakke M Murukeshan, N Unni Sujatha, All fiber optic  based multi-speckle modality endoscopic system for imaging medical cavities, Review of Scientific Instruments, 78(5), Art No.053106,(2007) .
DOI: 10.1063/1.2737772

Rath P, Chai JC, Lam YC, Murukeshan VM, Zheng H, " A total concentration fixed-grid method for two-dimensional  wet chemical etching", Journal of Heat Transfer, 129 (4),  509-516 ( 2007).
DOI: 10.1115/1.2709654

Wang Pin, Seah L.K.,  Murukeshan V.M., Chao Z.X, X.J. Yin, "  C-Band external cavity wavelength tunable laser based on a liquid crystal deflector", Applied Optics, 46(23),  5866-69, (2007).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.46.005866

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P. Rath, J. C. Chai, H. Zheng, Y. C. Lam and V. M. Murukeshan , "Total concentration approach for three-dimensional diffusion-controlled wet chemical etching, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer  49 (19-20), 3408-3416 (2006).
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2006.02.053

P. Rath, J. C. Chai, H. Zheng, Y. C. Lam and V. M. Murukeshan , "A numerical model for etching through a circular hole" , Journal of Physics 34 (1), 417-422 (2006).
DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/34/1/068

L.K. Seah, P. Wang, V.M. Murukeshan, Z.X. Chao, "Application of fluorescent life time imaging (FLIM) in latent fingermark detection", Forensic science International, 160 (2-3), 109-114, 2006.
DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2005.08.018

Z.X. Chao, L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan, U.S. Dinish, "Sensitivity improvement for Phase-resolved fingerprint imaging by combining even-step-shift and pi-shift methods", Measurement Science & Technology, 17(4), 684-688, 2006.
DOI: 10.1088/0957-0233/17/4/012

L.K. Seah, U.S. Dinish, Z.X. Chao, Murukeshan V.M, "Phase-resolved fluorescence technique with heterodyne signal processing for imaging of latent fingerprints", Journal of Modern Optics, 53 (12), 1809-1817, 2006.
DOI: 10.1080/09500340600624593

Dinish U. S, C.Y Fu. Z.X Chao, L.K Seah, V.M Murukeshan, B.K Ng, "Sub-nanosecond resolution phase-resolved fluorescence imaging technique for biomedical applications", Applied Optics.,45 (20), 5020-26, 2006.
DOI: 10.1364/AO.45.005020

P. Wang, L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan and Z.X. Chao, "Electronically Tunable External-Cavity Laser Diode using a Liquid Crystal Deflector" , IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 18 (15), 1612-1614 (2006) .
DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2006.879509

Wang Jun, V.M. Murukeshan Juluri Bala Krishna, and Bryan K. A. Ngoi, "Inspection of Wafer Defects with Speckle-Shearing interferometry and X-ray Microscopy, Journal of Holography and Speckle, 3(1), 22-26 (2006).
DOI: 10.1166/jhs.2006.003

Y.Z. Deng, H.Y. Zheng, V.M.Murukeshan, W.Zhou, "Analysis of optical emission towards optimization of femtosecond laser processing", Journal of Laser Micro/NanoEnginnering (JLMN), 1(2), 136-141, (2006)

P. Wang, L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan and Z.X. Chao, "External cavity wavelength tunable laser with electro-optic deflector", Applied Optics 45(34), 8772-8776 (2006).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.45.008772

Rath, J. C. Chai, H. Zheng, Y. C. Lam and V. M. Murukeshan, 2006, "Modeling Two-Dimensional Diffusion-Controlled Wet Chemical Etching Using a Total Concentration Approach", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 49 (7-8), 1480-1488, (2006).
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2005.09.021

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P. Rath, J. C. Chai, H. Zheng, Y. C. Lam, V. M. Murukeshan and H. Zhu, "A Fixed-Grid Approach for Diffusion- and Reaction-Controlled Wet Chemical Etching", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 48(11), 2140-2149 (2005).
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2004.12.033

N. Sujatha, V.M. Murukeshan, S. Rajendran, L. S. Ong , L. K. Seah, "Non-destructive inspection of inner  surfaces of technical cavities using digital speckle shearography" Nondestructive Testing and  Evaluation, 20 (1) , 25-34, 2005.
DOI: 10.1080/10589750512331314183

U.S.Dinish, W.F Phang, Z.X Chao, L.K Seah and Murukeshan V.M., "Fluorescence Optimisation and Lifetime Studies of Fingerprints Treated with Magnetic Powders", Forensic Science International, 152 (2-3) , 249-257,  2005.
DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2004.09.121

Dinish U.S, Z.X Chao Z.X, A. Singh, L.K Seah, Murukeshan V.M "Formulation and implementation of phase-resolved optical technique for latent fingerprint imaging: Theoretical and experimental Analysis" Applied Optics., 44(3), 297-304, 2005.
DOI: 10.1364/AO.44.000297

Z.X.Chao, U.S. Dinish, L.K. Seah and V.M.Murukeshan, "Homodyne and heterodyne signal processing  assisted phase resolved optical technique for latent fingerprint imaging:  A theoretical study", Journal of  Modern Optics., 52(1), 119-129, 2005.
DOI: 10.1080/09500340410001703850

D.V.Tran, Y.C.Lam, H.Y.Zheng, V.M. Murukeshan, JC Chai, D Hardt, " Femtosecond laser-induced damage morphologies of crystalline silicon by sub-threshold pulses", Optics and Lasers in Engineering , 43 (9) , 977-986, 2005.
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2004.10.006

N. Sujatha, V.M. Murukeshan and A. R. Ganesan "Effect of illumination beam divergence in DSPI fringe formation", Journal of Holography and Speckle, 2 (1), 20-25, (2005).
DOI: 10.1166/jhs.2005.005

V.M. Murukeshan and AR Ganesan, "Nondestructive Testing of Composite Specimens by Fiber-Optic TV Holography, Journal of Non-Destructive Testing, 2005.
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V. M. Murukeshan, N. Sujatha, "Integrated simultaneous dual modality imaging endo-speckle fluoroscope system for early colon cancer diagnosis". Optical Engineering Letters, 44(11), 110501, (2005).
DOI: 10.1117/1.2117487

Dinish U.S, Z. X Chao, L.K Seah, L.S Ong, Murukeshan V.M "Nanosecond resolution in fingerprint imaging using optical technique", International Journal of Nanoscience , 4 (4), 695-700, (2005).
DOI: 10.1142/S0219581X05003711

L.K Seah, U.S. Dinish, W. Phang, Z.X Chao, V.M. Murukeshan, "Fluorescence optimisation and lifetime studies of fingerprints treated with magnetic powders", Forensic Science International 152(2-3), 249-257(2005).
DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2004.09.121

Y.Z. Deng, H.Y. Zheng, V.M. Murukeshan, Xc Wang, GC Lim, B.K.A. Ngoi, " In-process monitoring of femtosecond laser material processing", International Journal of Nanoscience 4(4), 761-766 (2005).
DOI: 10.1142/S0219581X05003632

V.M. Murukeshan and N. Sujatha " Inspection of human body cavity using endoscopic speckle correlation and decorrelation methods", Journal of NDT & E , 4(3), 61-66 (2005 ).
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S.K. Ong, L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan, and L.S. Ong, "Enhancing Fluorescence in Time-Resolved
Imaging of Latent Fingerprints", Journal of Forensic Identification, 54( 3), 281-295 (2004).

Y. C. Lam, D. V. Tran , H. Y. Zheng, V. M. Murukeshan,  J. C. Chai, and D. E. Hardt, "Surface Damage of Crystalline Silicon by Low Fluence Femtosecond Laser Pulses, Surface Review and Letters, 11(2) 217-221(2004).
DOI: 10.1142/S0218625X04006074

V.M. Murukeshan, A. Khirman, H.Y. Zheng and L.T. Tan, "Long pulse laser-assisted modification of an   imaging fiberfor fabrication of integrated fiber microlenses, Surface Review and Letters 11(3), 259-264(2004). DOI: 10.1142/S0218625X04006165

Y.C. Lam, J.C. Chai, P. Rath, H. Zheng, and V.M. Murukeshan, "A Fixed-Grid Method for
Chemical Etching," International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 31(8), 1123  - 1131(2004).
DOI: 10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2004.08.010

V.M. Murukeshan and N. Sujatha, "Digital speckle pattern interferometry for
deformation analysis of inner surfaces of cylindrical specimens", Applied Optics, 43(12), 2400-2408(2004).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.43.002400

L.K.Seah, U.S. Dinish, S.K.Ong, Z.X.Chao and V.M. Murukeshan, "Time-resolved imaging of Latent Fingerprint with Nanosecond Resolution", Optics and Laser Technology, 36(5), 371-376 (2004).
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlastec.2003.10.006

S.K. Ong, L.K. Seah, V.M. Murukeshan, and L.S. Ong, "Visualization of Latent Prints on Adhesive
Surfaces", Journal of Forensic Identification, 54(2), (2004).

U. S. Dinish, Z. X. Chao, V. M. Murukeshan, and L. K. Seah, "Homodyne assisted multistep phase shifting in phase-resolved optical technique for latent fingerprint imaging" Optical Engineering Letters, 43 (12), 2831-2832 ( 2004).
DOI: 10.1117/1.1812326

N. Sujatha and V.M. Murukeshan, " Non-destructive inspection of tissue/tissue like phantom curved
surfaces using digital speckle shearography", Optical engineering, 43 (12) , 3055-3060, 2004.
DOI: 10.1117/1.1810531

V.M. Murukeshan,, N. Sujatha and A. R. Ganesan, "Effect of in-plane sensitive component on speckle fringe formation on curved inner surfaces of engineering specimens" Journal of Holography and Speckle,   Vol 1(2), 63-68, 2004.
DOI: 10.1166/jhs.2004.013

V. D. Tran, Y.C. Lam, H.Y. Zheng, V.M. Murukeshan, JC Chai, D Hardt , Femtosecond laser assisted
damage morphology on crystalline silicon: A study on the incubation efffect", International Journal of   Manufacturing Technology, 6(2),26 (2004).
DOI: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2004.10.006

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A. Kishen, V. M. Murukeshan, V. Krishnakumar, C. S. Lim and A. Asundi, "Digital speckle pattern interferometric (DSPI) and thermo-graphic investigations on the thermal responds in human teeth", Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 39(4), 489-500 (2003).
DOI: 10.1016/S0143-8166(02)00031-3

V. M. Murukeshan, Lai Yin Fei, V. Krishnakumar, L. S. Ong and A. Asundi, "Development of Matlab filtering techniques in digital speckle pattern interferometry", Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 39(4), 441-448 (2003).
DOI: 10.1016/S0143-8166(02)00026-X

J. Wang, V. M. Murukeshan and A. Asundi "Derivative using low frequency carrier fringes", Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 34(2), 111-119(2003).
DOI: 10.1016/S0263-2241(03)00028-9

U. S. Dinish, L. K. Seah, V. M. Murukeshan and L. S. Ong "Theoretical analysis of phase-resolved fluorescence emission from fingerprint samples", Optics Communications, 223(1-3), 55-60(2003).
DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(03)01628-6

N. Sujatha, V. M. Murukeshan, L. S. Ong and L. K. Seah "An all fiber optic system modeling for the gastrointestinal endoscopy: design concepts and fluorescent analysis", Optics Communications, 219(1-6), 71-79 (2003).
DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(03)01198-2

B. Weimin, B.S.Wong, V.M. Murukeshan, T.C. Guan, "Thermographic And Laser Shearographic Evaluation Of Composite Materials", Journal of Nondestructive Testing. 8( 2), 1-14 (2003).

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X.M. Zhang, A.Q. Liu, V.M. Murukeshan, F. Chollet, "Integrated micromachined tunable lasers for all optical network (AON) applications ",SENSOR ACTUAT A-PHYS 97-8, 54-60 (2002).
DOI: 10.1016/S0924-4247(01)00816-0

A.Q. Liu, X.M. Zhang, V.M. Murukeshan, Q.X Zhang, Q.B. Zou, S. Uppili, "An optical crossconnect (OXC) using drawbridge micromirrors", SENSOR ACTUAT A-PHYS 97-8, 227-238 (2002).
DOI: 10.1016/S0924-4247(02)00028-6

J. Wang, V.M. Murukeshan, A. Asundi, "A novel curvature fringe extraction method from speckle slope fringes", OPT COMMUN 205 (1-3), 43-48 (2002).
DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(02)01313-5

A.Q. Liu, X.M. Zhang, V.M. Murukeshan, et al., Micromachined wavelength tunable laser with an extended feedback model", IEEE J SEL TOP QUANT 8 (1), 73-79 (2002).
DOI: 10.1109/2944.991401

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V.M.Murukeshan, Chan P.Y, Ong. L.S, and A. Asundi,, " Intra-core FBG for strain measurement in embedded composite structures, Appl. Optics, USA, 40(1), 145-149 (2001).
DOI: 10.1364/AO.40.000145

A. Kishen, V.M. Murukeshan, V. Krishnakumar, et al., "Analysis on the nature of thermally induced deformation in human dentine by electronic speckle pattern interferometry (ESPI)", J DENTISTRY 29(8), 531-537 (2001).
DOI: 10.1016/S0300-5712(01)00048-3

A. Q. Liu, X. M. Zhang, V. M. Murukeshan, Y. L. Lam. "A novel integrated micromachined tunable laser using polysilicon 3-D mirror", IEEE PHOTONIC TECH L 13 (5): 427-429 (2001).
DOI: 10.1109/68.920739

V.M.Murukeshan, Ng Chee Keong, Ong. L.S, V. Krishnakumar, and A. Asundi, "Double shearography for engineering metrology: Optical and digital approach", Optics and Laser Technology, UK, 33(5), 325-28 (2001).
DOI: 10.1016/S0030-3992(01)00029-9

V. Krishnakumar, V.M.Murukeshan, A. Kishen, and A. Asundi," Opto-digital system for curvature measurement, Opti. Engg., 40(3), 340-41, (2001).
DOI: 10.1117/1.1346586

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Before 2001

V.M.Murukeshan, K. Rajasree, P. Radhakrishnan, "Characterisation of thin films using Mirage effect", Journal of Optics, INDIA, 21(4), 112-114, 1992.
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N. Krishnamohan, P.J.Masalkar, V.M.Murukeshan and R.S Sirohi, "Separation of the influence of in-plane displacement in multi-aperture speckle shear shear interferometry", Optical Engineering, USA, 33(6), 1973-82 (1994).
DOI: 10.1117/12.167154

V.M.Murukeshan, " Performance of optical fiber based phase modulators and the effects of ambient temperature", J.of Optics, INDIA, 26 (1), 1-9, 1997. (Impact Factor: 0.530)
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V.M.Murukeshan, Ong Lin Seng and A. Asundi, "Polarisation phase shifting shearography for optical metrological applications", Optics and Laser Technology, UK, 30, 527-31 (1998).
DOI: 10.1016/S0030-3992(99)00005-5

V. M. Murukeshan, A.R. Ganesan, and R. S. Sirohi, " Real -time curvature measurement using double shear TV Holography", " Optik", Germany, 110(2), 57-60, (1999).

V.M.Murukeshan, Chan P.Y, Ong. L.S, and A. Asundi, "On-line health monitoring of smart composite structures using fiber polarimetric sensor", Smart Materials and Structures, UK, 80(5), 544-48, (1999).
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Patents & Technology Disclosures


Sensing of beta amyloid fibrillation, Filed, SG, 10202000885P (2020).

Non-contact surface roughness map display on large area curved samples, Filed, UK, GB 1900225.2 (2019).

Inspection devices and methods of inspecting a slot, Filed, USA (2019).

Measuring surface roughness, Filed, USA (2019).

Determining surface roughness, Filed, USA, Europe & SG (2018).

Visual Inspection on hard to access area - Pressure Face of Firtree Serration, Filed, UK, 1802693.0 (2018).

Probe For Iridocorneal Angle Imaging, In-Progress, Europe, Japan & USA (2017).

Imaging device and method for imaging specimens, In-Progress, USA & Europe (2017).

Box fractal dimension of binary images for surface roughness measurement, In-Progress, UK 1705405.7 (2017).

Connected components in binary images for surface roughness measurement, In-Progress, UK 1705406.5 (2017).

Method and Apparatus using an all fiber optic probe system for surface roughness measurement and NDT of internal channels and difficult to access areas , In-Progress, UK 1718699.0 (2017).

Imaging Device And Method For Imaging Specimens, In-Progress, PCT/SG2016/050089 (2016).

Method and Apparatus for Imaging Latent Fingerprints, Granted, SG 144701 (2008), USA 7154661 (2006).

Optical Crossconnect and Mirror System, Granted, SG 95730 (2006), USA 6788843 (2004).

A Method And Apparatus For High Resolution Corneal Imaging And Aqueous Outflow System Inside Eye Using Bessel-Beam Based Light Sheet Configuration (inactive)

Technology Disclosures:

Sensing of beta-amyloid fibrillation, Accepted (2020).

Box fractal dimension of binary images for surface roughness measurement, United Kingdom- 1705405.7 (2017).

Connected components in binary images for surface roughness measurement, United Kingdom- 1705406.5 (2017).

Method and Apparatus using an all fiber optic probe system for surface roughness measurement and NDT of internal channels and difficult to access areas, Accepted (2017).

Visual Inspection on hard to access area - Pressure Face of Firtree Serration, Accepted (2017).

Dual Modality Angle Imaging Probe For Glaucoma Imaging - A Method And Apparatus, Accepted (2014).

A Method And Apparatus For High Resolution Corneal Imaging And Aqueous Outflow System Inside Eye Using Bessel-Beam Based Light Sheet Configuration, Accepted (2014).

Method And Apparatus for Fabrication of Polymeric Self Assemble Stand Alone Micolens, TD/042/09 (2009).

Integrated photovoltaic(PV) and Photo Thermoelectric (PTE) Hybrid solar systems(referred as PV-PTE Hybrid solar systems) with Spectral Beam Splitting, TD/042/09 (2008).

Tunable polarizer for photonic crystal integrated optics circuit, TD/054/08 (2008).

Apparatus and Method for Imaging of Latent Fingerprints, TD/323/03 (2003).

Optical Crossconnect Using Micromachined Draw-Bridge 3D Mirror Apparatus, TD/219/01 (2001).

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