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Jun Lu

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 372-6899

PNNL Patents

PNNL Publications


  • Deng Z., J. Lu, H. Li, and J.J. Martinez. 2022. "An Acoustic Transmitter with Intelligent ON/OFF Mechanisms and Quasi-location Awareness." In The 15th ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet 2021), November 23-26, 2021, Vitrual, Online, Art. No. 17. New York, New York:ACM. PNNL-SA-167694. doi:10.1145/3491315.3491358
  • Li H., J. Lu, M.J. Myjak, S.A. Liss, R.S. Brown, C. Tian, and Z. Deng. 2022. "An Implantable Biomechanical Energy Harvester for Animal Monitoring Devices." Nano Energy 98. PNNL-SA-166095. doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2022.107290
  • Yang Y., M. Salalila, H. Jung, J. Lu, Y. Lai, and Z. Deng. 2022. "Harvesting Wave Energy to Power Acoustic Transmitters Using Triboelectric Nanogenerator." In Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XVI, March 6 - April 11, 2022, Long Beach, CA. Proceedings of the SPIE, edited by J-H. Han, S. Shahab, and J. Yang, 12043, Paper No. 120430N. Bellingham, Washington:SPIE. PNNL-SA-170945. doi:10.1117/12.2603879


  • Deng Z., H. Li, J. Lu, J. Xiao, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, and Y. Wang, et al. 2021. "An Acoustic Micro-transmitter Enabling Tracking of Sensitive Aquatic Species in Riverine and Estuarine Environments." Cell Reports Physical Science 2, no. 5:100411. PNNL-SA-138486. doi:10.1016/j.xcrp.2021.100411
  • Li H., Z. Deng, J. Lu, J.J. Martinez, B. Wu, and X. Zang. 2021. "A miniaturized long-life acoustic transmitter for animal tracking in marine environments." In Global Oceans 2020: Singapore - U.S. Gulf Coast, October 5-30, 2020, Biloxi, MS, 1-4. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-155697. doi:10.1109/IEEECONF38699.2020.9389355
  • Lu J., H. Li, C. Tian, M.J. Myjak, J. Xiao, B.J. Bellgraph, and S. Cartmell, et al. 2021. "A Frequency-Programmable Miniaturized Radio Frequency Transmitter for Animal Tracking." Sensors 21, no. 19:Article No.6683. PNNL-SA-131089. doi:10.3390/s21196683


  • Martinez J.J., Z. Deng, P. Titzler, J.P. Duncan, J. Lu, R.P. Mueller, and C. Tian, et al. 2019. "Hydraulic and Biological Characterization of a Large Kaplan Turbine." Renewable Energy 131. PNNL-SA-123309. doi:10.1016/j.renene.2018.07.034
  • Yang Y., J.J. Martinez, J. Lu, H. Hou, and Z. Deng. 2019. "Design and implementation of a real-time underwater acoustic telemetry system for fish behavior study and environmental sensing." In OCEANS 2019 MTS/IEEE, October 27-31, 2019, Seattle, WA. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-147445. doi:10.23919/OCEANS40490.2019.8962593
  • Zang X., J.J. Martinez, J. Lu, P. Titzler, and Z. Deng. 2019. "Does the Hood Canal Bridge traffic noise affect migrating steelhead smolts?." In OCEANS 2019 MTS/IEEE, October 27-31, 2019, Seattle, WA. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-147262. doi:10.23919/OCEANS40490.2019.8962877


  • Hou H., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, T. Fu, J. Lu, L. Tan, and J. Miller, et al. 2018. "A Cloud-Based Decision Support System Framework for Hydropower Biological Evaluation." In Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference (FTC 2018), November 15-16, 2018, Vancouver, BC. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, edited by R Bhatia, K Arai and S Kapoor, 880, 517-529. Cham:Springer Verlag. PNNL-SA-134982. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-02686-8_39
  • Hou H., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, T. Fu, J.P. Duncan, G.E. Johnson, and J. Lu, et al. 2018. "A Hydropower Biological Evaluation Toolset (HBET) for Characterizing Hydraulic Conditions and Impacts of Hydro-Structures on Fish." Energies 11, no. 4:990. PNNL-SA-124812. doi:10.3390/en11040990


  • Deng Z., J.J. Martinez, H. Li, R.A. Harnish, C.M. Woodley, J.S. Hughes, and X. Li, et al. 2017. "Comparing the survival rate of juvenile Chinook salmon migrating through hydropower systems using injectable and surgical acoustic transmitters." Scientific Reports 7. PNNL-SA-113136. doi:10.1038/srep42999
  • Deng Z., J.P. Duncan, J.L. Arnold, T. Fu, J.J. Martinez, J. Lu, and P.S. Titzler, et al. 2017. "Evaluation of Boundary Dam Spillway Using an Autonomous Sensor Fish Device." Journal of Hydro-Environment Research 14. PNNL-SA-113125. doi:10.1016/j.jher.2016.10.004


  • Deng Z., J.J. Martinez, and J. Lu. 2016. "Sensor Fish: an autonomous sensor package for characterizing complex flow fields and fish passage." EWRI Currents 18, no. 3:11. PNNL-SA-117426.
  • Li H., C. Tian, J. Lu, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, R.S. Brown, and Z. Deng. 2016. "An Energy Harvesting Underwater Acoustic Transmitter for Aquatic Animals." Scientific Reports 6. PNNL-SA-116757. doi:10.1038/srep33804
  • Lu J., Z. Deng, H. Li, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, J. Xiao, and R.S. Brown, et al. 2016. "A SMALL LONG-LIFE ACOUSTIC TRANSMITTER FOR STUDYING THE BEHAVIOR OF AQUATIC ANIMALS." Review of Scientific Instruments 87, no. 11:114902. PNNL-SA-110558. doi:10.1063/1.4967941


  • Deng Z., T.J. Carlson, H. Li, J. Xiao, M.J. Myjak, J. Lu, and J.J. Martinez, et al. 2015. "An injectable acoustic transmitter for juvenile salmon." Scientific Reports 5. PNNL-SA-104621. doi:10.1038/srep08111


  • Deng Z., J. Lu, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, C. Tian, S.J. Morris, and T.J. Carlson, et al. 2014. "Design and Implementation of a new Autonomous Sensor Fish to Support Advanced Hydropower Development." Review of Scientific Instruments 85, no. 11:115001. PNNL-SA-104430. doi:10.1063/1.4900543
  • Tian C., Z. Deng, J. Lu, X. Xu, W. Zhao, and M. Xu. 2014. "Evaluation of a low-cost and accurate ocean temperature logger on subsurface mooring systems." Marine Technology Society Journal 48, no. 3:146-154. PNNL-SA-100237. doi:10.4031/MTSJ.48.3.9


  • Tian C., Z. Deng, J. Tian, W. Zhao, D. Song, M. Xu, and X. Xu, et al. 2013. "Design and implementation of a new low-cost subsurface mooring system for efficient data recovery." In OCEANS 2013: MTS/IEEE, September 23-27, 2013, San Diego, California. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-97138.

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