Laboratory of Optical Manipulation & Metrology


1. Kun Li#, Rui Wang#, Shuangyun Shao, Fang Xie, Yi Jiang, and Shangran Xie*, “Capture Dynamics of Dielectric Microparticles in Hollow-Core-Fiber-Based Optical Traps”, Photonics 10, 1154, 2023. 

2. Shuyu Zhang, Shangran Xie*Yuanzhi Li,  Mengqi Yuan*, and Xinming Qian, “Detection of Gas Pipeline Leakage Using Distributed Optical Fiber Sensors: Multi-Physics Analysis of Leakage-Fiber Coupling Mechanism in Soil Environment”, Sensors 23, 5430, 2023. 

3. Vasilii Voropaev# Shangran Xie#, Aleksandr Donodin, Daniil Batov, Mikhail Tarabrin, Johann Troles, and Vladimir Lazarev, “Octave-Spanning Supercontinuum Generation in AsS-Silica Hybrid Waveguides Pumped by Thulium-Doped Fiber Laser”, IEEE 

Journal of Lightwave Technology 41(15), 5116-5122, 2023.


1. Shangran Xie*, Ran Gao, and Yi Jiang, “Enhancement and manipulation of optical interaction between coupled nano-waveguides in hollow-core fibers”, Communications Physics 5, 131, 2022. 

2. Xiangge He, Shangran Xie, Lijuan Gu, Fei Liu, Min Zhang*, and Hailong Lu, “High-resolution quasi-distributed temperature and pressure sensing system for deep-sea reservoir monitoring”, Measurement 199, 111568, 2022.

3. Ilaria Cristiani, Cosimo Lacava*, Georg Rademacher, Benjamin J. Puttnam, Ruben S. Luìs, Cristian Antonelli, Antonio Mecozzi, Mark Shtaif, Daniele Cozzolino, Davide Bacco, Leif K. Oxenløwe, Jian Wang, Yongmin Jung, David J Richardson, Siddharth Ramachandran, Massimiliano Guasoni, Katarzyna Krupa, Denis Kharenko, Alessandro Tonello, Stefan Wabnitz, David B. Phillips, Daniele Faccio, Tijmen G. Euser, Shangran Xie, Philip St.J. Russell, Daoxin Dai, Yu Yu, Periklis Petropoulos, Frederic Gardes, Francesca Parmigiani, "Roadmap on multimode photonics", Journal of Optics 24(8), 083001, 2022. [Invited Review]

4. Jiali Zhang, Jie Cao*, Boyi Yang, Xuesheng Liu, Yang Cheng, Chun Bao, Shangran Xie, Liquan Dong, and Qun Hao*, "Ultralow loss hollow-core negative curvature fibers with nested elliptical antiresonance tubes", Optics Express 30(10), 17437-17450, 2022.

5. Maria N. Romodina*, Shangran Xie, Francesco Tani, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Backward jet propulsion of particles by femtosecond pulses in hollow-core photonic crystal fiber", Optica 9(3), 268-272, 2022.

6. Xinxing Feng, Yi Jiang*, Shangran Xie, Yang Cui, and Yutong Zhang, "Higher-order mode suppression technique for multimode sapphire fiber external Fabry-Perot interferometers", Optics Express 30(4), 4759-4767, 2022.

7. Yang Cui, Yi Jiang*, Shangran Xie, Xinxing Feng, Yutong Zhang, Jie Hu, Lan Jiang, "Measurement of Sapphire Wafer Thermo-optic Coefficient using High-Temperature Optical Fiber Sensors", IEEE Sensors Journal 22(3), 2244-2249, 2022.

8. Fei Liu, Shangran Xie*, Min Zhang*, Xiangge He, Duo Yi, Lijuan Gu, Yi Zhang, Xian Zhou, Keping Long, "Analysis and suppression of aliased noises in time-division-multiplexing interferometric fiber-optic sensor array", IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 40(8), 2670-2678, 2022.

9. Fei Liu, Shangran Xie*, Min Zhang*, Chunhua Tang, Bin Xie, Xiangge He, Lijuan Gu, Hailong Lu, Xian Zhou, and Keping Long, "Downhole microseismic monitoring using FOSS and its field test comparison with moving-coil geophone", IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 60, 9100714, 2022.


1. Abhinav Sharma, Shangran Xie*, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Reconfigurable millimeter-range optical binding of dielectric microparticles in hollow-core photonic crystal fiber", Optics Letters 46(16), 3909-3912, 2021.

2. Shangran Xie#*, Abhinav Sharma#, Maria Romodina, Nicolas Y. Joly, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Tumbling and anomalous alignment of optically levitated anisotropic microparticles in chiral hollow-core photonic crystal fiber", Science Advances 7, eabf6053, 2021.

3. Max Koeppel*, Abhinav Sharma, Jasper Podschus, Sanju Sundaramahalingam, Nicolas Y. Joly, Shangran Xie*, Philip St.J. Russell, and Bernhard Schmauss, "Doppler optical frequency domain reflectometry for remote fiber sensing", Optics Express 29(10), 14615-14629, 2021.

4.Pan Wang, Jiapeng Huang*, Shangran Xie*, Johann Troles, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Broadband mid-infrared supercontinuum generation in dispersion-engineered As2S3-silica nanospike waveguides pumped by 2.8 μm femtosecond laser", Photonics Research 9(4), 630-636, 2021. 

5. Vanessa Wachter*, Victor A. S. V. Bittencourt, Shangran Xie, Sanchar Sharma, Nicolas Joly, Philip St.J Russell, Florian Marquardt, Silvia Viola Kusminskiy, "Optical signatures of the coupled spin-mechanics of a levitated magnetic microparticle", Journal of the Optical Society of America B 38(12), 3858-3871, 2021.

Before 2021

1. Shangran Xie*, Riccardo Pennetta, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Self-alignment of glass fiber nanospike by optomechanical back-action in hollow-core photonic crystal fiber", Optica 3(3), 277-282, 2016. [OSA News release, Optics & Photonics News, LaserFocusWorld,, Electrooptics Magazine]

2. Riccardo Pennetta, Shangran Xie*, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Tapered Glass-Fiber Microspike: High-Q Flexural Wave Resonator and Optically Driven Knudsen Pump", Physical Review Letters 117, 273901, 2016.

3. Dmitry S. Bykov, Shangran Xie*, Richard Zeltner, Andrey Machnev, Gordon K. L. Wong, Tijmen G. Euser, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Long-range optical trapping and binding of microparticles in hollow-core photonic crystal fibre", Light: Science & Applications 7, 22, 2018.

4. Shangran Xie*, Riccardo Pennetta, Zheqi Wang, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Sustained self-starting orbital motion of a glass-fiber "nanoengine" driven by photophoretic forces", ACS Photonics 6(12), 3315-3320, 2019.

5. Zheqi Wang, Shangran Xie*, Xin Jiang, Fehim Babic, Jiapeng Huang, Riccardo Pennetta, Johannes R. Koehler, Philip St.J. Russell, "Optically addressable array of optomechanically compliant glass nanospikes on the endface of a soft-glass photonic crystal fiber", ACS Photonics 6(11), 2942-2948, 2019.

6. Richard Zeltner*, Shangran Xie*, Riccardo Pennetta, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Broadband, Lensless, and Optomechanically Stabilized Coupling into Microfluidic Hollow-Core Photonic Crystal Fiber Using Glass Nanospike", ACS Photonics 4(2), 378–383, 2017.

7. Abhinav Sharma, Shangran Xie*, Richard Zeltner, and Philip St.J. Russell, "On-the-fly particle metrology in hollow-core photonic crystal fibre", Optics Express 27(24), 34496-34504, 2019. [OSA News release,, LaserFocusWorld, Welt der Physik, Physics World, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine]

8. Mehmet C. Günendi, Shangran Xie*, David Novoa, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Optical traps and anti-traps for glass nanoplates in hollow waveguides", Optics Express 27(13), 17708-17717, 2019.

9. Shangran Xie*, Nikolai Tolstik, John C. Travers, Evgeni Sorokin, Celine Caillaud, Johann Troles, Philip St.J Russell, and Irina T. Sorokina, ''Coherent octave-spanning mid-infrared supercontinuum generated in As2S3-silica double-nanospike waveguide pumped by femtosecond Cr:ZnS laser", Optics Express 24(11), 12406-12413, 2016.

10. Shangran Xie*, Francesco Tani, John C. Travers, Patrick Uebel, Celine Caillaud, Johann Troles, Markus A. Schmidt, and Philip St.J. Russell, "As2S3–silica double-nanospike waveguide for mid-infrared supercontinuum generation", Optics Letters 39(17), 5216-5219, 2014.

11. Shangran Xie*, Min Zhang, Yanhe Li, and Yanbiao Liao, "Positioning error reduction technique using spectrum reshaping for distributed fiber interferometric vibration sensor", IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 30(22), 3520-3524, 2012. 

12. Shangran Xie, Liang Chen, and Xiaoyi Bao*, "Polarization averaged short-time Fourier transform technique for distributed fiber birefringence characterization using Brillouin gain," Applied Optics 51(19), 4359-4369, 2012.

13. Shangran Xie, Meng Pang, Xiaoyi Bao*, and Liang Chen, "Polarization dependence of Brillouin linewidth and peak frequency due to fiber inhomogeneity in single mode fiber and its impact on distributed fiber Brillouin sensing", Optics Express 20(6), 6385-6399, 2012.

14. Shangran Xie*, Qilin Zou, Liwei Wang, Min Zhang, Yanhe Li, and Yanbiao Liao, "Positioning Error Prediction Theory for Dual Mach–Zehnder Interferometric Vibration Sensor", IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 29(3), 362-368, 2011.

15. Richard Zeltner*, Shangran Xie and Philip St.J. Russell, Berührungslos manipuliert (Contactless manipulation), Physik Journal, S. 30, May 2019. [Invited review, in German] 

16. Xiangge He, Shangran Xie, Fei Liu, Shan Cao, Lijuan Gu, Xiaoping Zheng, and Min Zhang*, "Multi-event waveform-retrieved distributed optical fiber acoustic sensor using dual-pulse heterodyne phase-sensitive OTDR", Optics Letters 42(3), 442-445, 2017.

17. Richard Zeltner*, Riccardo Pennetta, Shangran Xie, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Flying Particle Microlaser and Temperature Sensor in Hollow-Core Photonic Crystal Fiber," Optics Letters 43(7), 1479-1482, 2018. [OSA News release,, Advances in Engineering]

18. Riccardo Pennetta*, Shangran Xie, Frances Lenahan, Manoj Mridha, David Novoa, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Fresnel-Reflection-Free Self-Aligning Nanospike Interface between a Step-Index Fiber and a Hollow-Core Photonic-Crystal-Fiber Gas Cell", Physical Review Applied 8, 014014, 2017. [Advances in Engineering]

19. Riccardo Pennetta*, Shangran Xie, Richard Zeltner, Jonas Hammer, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Optomechanical cooling and self-stabilization of a waveguide coupled to a whispering-gallery-mode resonator", Photonics Research 8(6), 844-851, 2020.

20. Richard Zeltner*, Dmitry S. Bykov, Shangran Xie, Tijmen G. Euser, and Philip St.J. Russell, "Fluorescence-based remote irradiation sensor in liquid-filled hollow-core photonic crystal fiber", Applied Physics Letters 108, 231107, 2016.

21. Xiangge He, Xiaohu Xu, Min Zhang, Shangran Xie, Fei Liu, Lijuan Gu*, Yi Zhang, Yuting Yang, and Hailong Lu, "On the phase fading effect in the dual-pulse heterodyne demodulated distributed acoustic sensing system", Optics Express 28(22), 33433-33447, 2020.

22. Fei Liu, Shangran Xie, Min Zhang*, Bin Xie, Yong Pan, Xiangge He, Duo Yi, Lijuan Gu, Yuting Yang, Zhangyuan Chen, Hailong Lu, Xian Zhou, “Downhole microseismic monitoring using time-division multiplexed fiber-optic accelerometer arrayIEEE Access 8, 120104-120113, 2020.

23. Xiangge He, Min Zhang, Lijuan Gu*, Shangran Xie, Fei Liu, Hailong Lu, "Performance Improvement of Dual-Pulse Heterodyne Distributed Acoustic Sensor for Sound Detection", Sensors 20 (4), 999, 2020.

24. Fei Liu, Shangran Xie, Lijuan Gu, Xiangge He, Duo Yi, Zhangyuan Chen, Min Zhang, Qingchang Tao*, "Common-Mode Noise Suppression Technique in Interferometric Fiber-Optic Sensors", IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 37(21), 5619-5627, 2019.

25. Xiangge He, Min Zhang, Shangran Xie, Lijuan Gu, Fei Liu, Zhangyuan Chen, and Qingchang Tao*, "Identification and observation of the phase fading effect in phase-sensitive OTDR," OSA Continuum 1(3), 963-970, 2018.

26. Fei Liu, Lijuan Gu, Shangran Xie, Xiangge He, Duo Yi, Min Zhang, and Qingchang Tao*, "Acousto-Optic Modulation Induced Noises on Heterodyne-Interrogated Interferometric Fiber-Optic Sensors," IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 36 (16), 3465-3471, 2018.

27. Xiangge He, Min Zhang, Shangran Xie, Fei Liu, Lijuan Gu*, and Duo Yi, "Self-Referenced Accelerometer Array Multiplexed on a Single Fiber Using a Dual-Pulse Heterodyne Phase-Sensitive OTDR," IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 36 (14), 2973-2979, 2018.

28. Shan Cao, Shangran Xie, Fei Liu, Xiaoping Zheng, and Min Zhang*, "Numerical and experimental analysis of polarization dependent gain vector in Brillouin amplification system", Optics Communications 389, 23-28, 2017.

29. Xiangge He, Shangran Xie, Shan Cao, Fei Liu, Xiaoping Zheng, Min Zhang*, Han Yan, and Guocai Chen, "Influence of stimulated Brillouin scattering on positioning accuracy of long-range dual Mach–Zehnder interferometric vibration sensors", Optical Engineering 55 (11), 116111, 2016.

30. Fei Liu, Shangran Xie, Xiaokang Qiu, Xiaofei Wang, Shan Cao, Mengzhe Qin, Xiangge He, Bin Xie, Xiaoping Zheng, and Min Zhang*, "Efficient Common-Mode Noise Suppression for Fiber-Optic Interferometric Sensor Using Heterodyne Demodulation", IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 34 (23), 5453-5461, 2016.

31. Shan Cao, Shangran Xie, and Min Zhang*, "Polarization beat length estimation based on the statistical properties of Brillouin gain in SMF", IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 28(18), 1960-1963, 2016.

32. Kai Wang, Min Zhang*, Fajie Duan, Shangran Xie, and Yanbiao Liao, "Measurement of the phase shift between intensity and frequency modulations within DFB-LD and its influences on PGC demodulation in a fiber-optic sensor system", Applied Optics 52(29), 7194-7199, 2013. 

33. Yuangang Lu, Xiaoyi Bao*, Liang Chen, Shangran Xie, and Meng Pang, "Distributed birefringence measurement with beat period detection of homodyne BOTDR", Optics Letters 37(19), 3936-3938, 2012.

34. Meng Pang, Shangran Xie, Xiaoyi Bao*, Da-Peng Zhou, Yuangang Lu, and Liang Chen, "Rayleigh scattering-assisted narrow linewidth Brillouin lasing in cascaded fiber", Optics Letters 37(15), 3129-3131, 2012.

35. 谢尚然, 邹琪琳, 屠亦军, 张秀峰, 王立威, 张敏*, 廖延彪,"长距离双Mach-Zehnder干涉型振动传感器实时定位算法研究",光电子·激光 20(8), 1020-1024, 2009.


1. Philip Russell, Richard Zeltner, Shangran Xie, Abhinav Sharma, "Apparatus and methods for particle testing", European patent No.EP3708998,published on May 12, 2022.

2. 谢尚然,黄志能,王利威,张敏,廖延彪,“一种光偏振检测仪”,中国发明专利,专利号:200910092602.3, 2012年2月16日授权。