41. T.F. Zhu, Y.H. Zhou, Y.J. Lou, H. Ye, M. Qiu, Z.C. Ruan* and S. Fan*, "Plasmonic computing of spatial differentiation", Nature Communications, 8, 15391, (2017).

40. Y. Lou, H. Pan, T. Zhu, and Z.C. Ruan*, "Spatial coupled-mode theory for surface Plasmon polariton excitation at metallic gratings", J. Opt. Soc.Am. B 33, 819 (2016).


39. Y. Jia, M. Qiu, H. Wu, Y. Cui, S. Fan, and Z.C. Ruan*,"Theory of Half-Space Light Absorption Enhancement for Leaky Mode Resonant Nanowires", Nano Letters, 15, 5513, 2015
38. Z.C. Ruan*," Spatial mode control of surface plasmon polariton excitation with gain medium: From spatial differentiator to integrator", Optics Letters, 40, 601, 2015

37. X Pi, Z Ni, Y Liu, Z.C. Ruan, M Xu, D Yang, "Density functional theory study on boron-and phosphorus-doped hydrogen-passivated silicene",Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17, 4146, 2015

36. Z.C. Ruan*, H. Wu, M. Qiu, S. Fan,"Spatial control of surface plasmon polariton excitation at planar metal surface", Optics Letters, 39, 3587, 2014 (Top Download)

35. L. Meng, D. Zhao, Z.C. Ruan, Q. Li, Y. Yang, M. Qiu "Optimized grating as an ultra-narrow band absorber or plasmonic sensor", Optics Letters, 39, 137, 2014

34. S. Huang, H. Wu, M. Zhou, C. Zhao, Z. Yu, Z. Ruan, W. Pan, "A flexible and transparent ceramic nanobelt network for soft electronics", NPG Asia Materials 6 (2), e86, 2014
33. H. Zhu, S. Parvinian, C. Preston, O. Vaaland, Z. Ruan*, L. Hu*, "Transparent nanopaper with tailored optical properties", Nanoscale, 5, 3783, 2013

32. H. Wu, D. Kong, Z.C. Ruan, P.C. Hsu, S. Wang, Z. Yu, T.J. Carney, L. Hu, S. Fan, and Y. Cui, A transparent electrode based on a metal nanotrough network, Nature Nanotechnology, 8, 421, 2013

31. L. Hu, G. Zheng, J. Yao, N. Liu, B. Weil, M. Eskilsson, E. Karabulut, Z.C. Ruan, S. Fan, J.T. Bloking, M.D. McGehee, L. Wagberg, Y. Cui, "Transparent and conductive paper from nanocellulose fibers", Energy & Environmental Science, 6, 13, 2013
Before 2013
30. Z.C. Ruan and S. Fan, "Temporal coupled-mode theory for light scattering by an arbitrarily shaped object supporting a single resonance", Physical Review A, 85, 043828, 2012
29. C.M. Hsu, C. Battaglia, C. Pahud, Z.C. Ruan, F.J. Haug, S. Fan, C. Ballif, Y. Cui, "High-Efficiency Amorphous Silicon Solar Cell on a Periodic Nanocone Back Reflector", Advanced Energy Materials, 2, 628-633, 2012
28. L. Verslegers, Z. Yu, Z.C. Ruan, P. Cayster, S. Fan, "From Electromagnetically Induced Transparency to Superscattering with a Single Structure: A Coupled-Mode Theory for Doubly Resonant Structures", Physical Review Letters, 108, 083902, 2012
27. Y. Yao, J. Yao, V.K. Narasimhan, Z.C. Ruan, C. Xie, S. Fan, and Y. Cui, "Broadband light management using low-Q whispering gallery modes in spherical nanoshells", Nature Communications, 3, 664, 2012 (highlighted by Nature 482, 278, 2012)
26. T. Jiang, L. Shen, J.J. Wu, T.J. Yang, Z.C. Ruan, and L. Ran, "Realization of tightly confined channel plasmon polaritons at low frequencies", Applied Physics Letters, 99, 261103, 2011
25. Z.C. Ruan and S. Fan "Design of subwavelength superscattering nanospheres", Applied Physics Letters, 98, 043101, 2011 (Journal Cover)
24. H. Wu, L. Hu, T. Carney, Z.C. Ruan, D. Kong, Z. Yu, Y. Yao, J.J. Cha, J. Zhu, S. Fan, and Y. Cui, “Low Reflectivity and High Flexibility of Tin-Doped Indium Oxide Nanofiber Transparent Electrodes”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133, 27, 2011
23. Z.C. Ruan and S. Fan " Super scattering of light from sub-wavelength nanostructures", Physical Review Letters, 105, 013901, 2010 (highlighted by Editor’s suggestion)
22. Z.C. Ruan and S. Fan "Temporal Coupled-Mode Theory for Fano Resonance in Light Scattering by a Single Obstacle" Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 114, 7324, 2010 (Invited paper).
21. Z.C. Ruan, M. Yan, C.W. Neff, and M. Qiu "Ideal cylindrical cloak: Perfect but sensitive to tiny perturbations", Physical Review Letters, 99, 113903, 2007. (cited 267 times, Media coverage by Newsweek, Institute of Physics, PhysOrg)
20. M. Yan, Z.C. Ruan and M. Qiu "Cylindrical Invisibility Cloak with Simplified Material Parameters is Inherently Visible", Physical Review Letters, 99, 233901, 2007
19. Z.C. Ruan and M. Qiu. "Enhanced Transmission through Periodic Arrays of Subwavelength Holes: The Role of Localized Waveguide Resonances", Physical Review Letters, 96, 233901, 2006. (cited 196 times)
18. Z.C. Ruan, G. Veronis, K.L. Vodopyanov, M.M. Fejer, and S. Fan "Enhancement of optics-to-THz conversion efficiency by metallic slot waveguides", Optics Express, 17, 13502, 2009.
17. Z.C. Ruan and M. Qiu, "Slow electromagnetic wave guided in subwavelength region along one-dimensional periodically structured metal surface", Applied Physics Letters, 90, 201906, 2007.
16. Z.C. Ruan and M. Qiu. "Negative refraction and sub-wavelength imaging through surface waves on structured perfect conductor surfaces", Optics Express, 14,6172, 2006.
15. Z.C. Ruan, M. Qiu, S.S. Xiao, S.L. He and L. Thylen. "Coupling between plane waves and Bloch waves in photonic crystals with negative refraction", Physical Review B, 71, 045111, 2005.
14. S.L. He, Z.C. Ruan, L. Chen and J.Q. Shen. "Focusing properties of a photonic crystal slab with negative refraction", Physical Review B, 70, 115113, 2004.
13. Z.C. Ruan and S.L. He. "Open cavity formed by a photonic crystal with negative effective index of refraction", Optics Letters, 30, 2308, 2005.
12. L. Verslegers, P.B. Catrysse, Z. Yu, W. Shin, Z.C. Ruan, and S. Fan, "Phase front design with metallic pillar arrays" Optics Letters, 35, 844, 2010.
11. M. Yan, Z.C. Ruan and M. Qiu "Scattering characteristics of simplified cylindrical invisibility cloaks", Optics Express, 15, 17772, 2007.
10. W. Yan, M.Yan, Z.C. Ruan, and M. Qiu, "Coordinate transformations make perfect invisibility cloaks with arbitrary shape", New Journal of Physics, 10, 043040, 2008.
9. W. Yan, M.Yan, Z.C. Ruan, and M. Qiu, "Influence of geometrical perturbation at inner boundaries of invisibility cloaks", Journal of Optical Society of America-B, 968, 2008.
8. S.S. Xiao, M. Qiu, Z.C. Ruan and S.L. He. "Influence of the surface termination to the point imaging by a photonic crystal slab with negative refraction", Applied Physical Letters, 85, 4269, 2004.
7. S.L. He and Z.C. Ruan, "A completely open cavity realized with photonic crystal wedges", Journal of Zhejiang University Science, 6a, 335, 2005.
6. S.L. He, Y. Jin, Z.C. Ruan and J.G. Kuang. "On subwavelength and open resonators involving metamaterials of negative refraction index", New Journal of Physics, 7, 210, 2005.
5. M. Qiu, S. Xiao, A. Berrier, S. Anand, L. Thylen, M. Mulot, M. Swillo, Z. Ruan, and S. He. "Negative refraction in two-dimensional photonic crystals", Applied Physics A, 80, 1231, 2005.
4. J.Q. Shen, Z.C. Ruan and S.L. He. "Influence of the signal light on the transient optical properties of a four-level EIT medium", Physics Letters A, 330, 487, 2004.
3. J.Q. Shen, Z.C. Ruan and S.L. He, "How to realize a negative refractive index material at the atomic level in an optical frequency range?", Journal of Zhejiang University Science, 5, 1322, 2004.
2. S.L He, X. Ao, Z.C. Ruan, “The negative refraction in photonic crystals and its application”, Laser & Optoelectronics Progross, 42(12): 15~15, 2005
1. J. He, L. Shen, S. He, Z.C. Ruan, “Abnormal Characteristics of Guided Modes in a Fiber Formed by a Medium with Negative- refractive Index”, Acta Photonica Sinica, 33(11): 1327~1330, 2004