Faculty Profiles

Ashutosh Chilkoti
Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering
1427 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5373
+1 919 660 5409



Ph.D., University of Washington 1991

McDaniel, JR, Bhattacharyya, J, Vargo, KB, Hassouneh, W, Hammer, DA, and Chilkoti, A. "Self-assembly of thermally responsive nanoparticles of a genetically encoded peptide polymer by drug conjugation." Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 52.6 (February 4, 2013): 1683-1687. Full Text

Tjong, V, Yu, H, Hucknall, A, and Chilkoti, A. "Direct fluorescence detection of RNA on microarrays by surface-initiated enzymatic polymerization." Anal Chem 85.1 (January 2, 2013): 426-433. Full Text

MacEwan, SR, and Chilkoti, A. "Harnessing the power of cell-penetrating peptides: activatable carriers for targeting systemic delivery of cancer therapeutics and imaging agents." Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 5.1 (January 2013): 31-48. (Review) Full Text

Thapa, A, Han, W, Simons, RH, Chilkoti, A, Chi, EY, and López, GP. "Effect of detergents on the thermal behavior of elastin-like polypeptides." Biopolymers 99.1 (January 2013): 55-62. Full Text

Weller, D, McDaniel, JR, Fischer, K, Chilkoti, A, and Schmidt, M. "Cylindrical polymer brushes with elastin-like polypeptide side chains." Macromolecules 46.12 (2013): 4966-4971. Full Text

Qi, Y, Amiram, M, Gao, W, McCafferty, DG, and Chilkoti, A. "Sortase-Catalyzed Initiator Attachment Enables High Yield Growth of a Stealth Polymer from the C Terminus of a Protein." Macromolecular Rapid Communications 34.15 (2013): 1256-1260. Full Text

Tjong, V, Yu, H, Hucknall, A, and Chilkoti, A. "Amplified fluorescence detection of DNA and RNA hybridization by surface initiated enzymatic polymerization (SIEP)." Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013 3 (2013): 32-36.

Lassiter, JB, McGuire, F, Mock, JJ, Ciracì, C, Hill, RT, Wiley, BJ, Chilkoti, A, and Smith, DR. "Plasmonic waveguide modes of film-coupled metallic nanocubes." Nano Lett 13.12 (2013): 5866-5872. Full Text

Moreau, A, Ciracì, C, Mock, JJ, Hill, RT, Wang, Q, Wiley, BJ, Chilkoti, A, and Smith, DR. "Controlled-reflectance surfaces with film-coupled colloidal nanoantennas." Nature 492.7427 (December 6, 2012): 86-89. Full Text