Faculty Profiles

Tuan Vo-Dinh
R. Eugene and Susie E. Goodson Professor of Biomedical Engineering
2589 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5598



Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-ETH Zurich (Switzerland) 1975

B.S., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland) 1971

Norton, SJ, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Plasmonics quenching and enhancement of a fluorescing molecule outside and inside a silver metallic nanoshell." IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 10.6 (2011): 1264-1274. Full Text

Duong, HD, Reddy, CVG, Rhee, JI, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Amplification of fluorescence emission of CdSe/ZnS QDs entrapped in a sol-gel matrix, a new approach for detection of trace level of PAHs." Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical 157.1 (2011): 139-145. Full Text

Zhang, Y, Dhawan, A, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Design and fabrication of fiber-optic nanoprobes for optical sensing." Nanoscale Research Letters 6 (2011): 6-18.

Wabuyele, MB, Yan, F, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Plasmonics nanoprobes: detection of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in the breast cancer BRCA1 gene." Anal Bioanal Chem 398.2 (September 2010): 729-736. Full Text

Yan, F, Gopal Reddy, CV, Zhang, Y, and Vo-Dinh, T. "A novel cyanide ion sensing approach based on Raman scattering for the detection of environmental cyanides." Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73.6 (September 2010): 1490-1494. Full Text

Khoury, CG, Norton, SJ, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Investigating the plasmonics of a dipole-excited silver nanoshell: Mie theory versus finite element method." Nanotechnology 21.31 (August 6, 2010): 315203-. Full Text

Gregas, MK, Scaffidi, JP, Lauly, B, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Surface-enhanced Raman scattering detection and tracking of nanoprobes: enhanced uptake and nuclear targeting in single cells." Appl Spectrosc 64.8 (August 2010): 858-866. Full Text

Scaffidi, JP, Gregas, MK, Lauly, B, Carter, JC, Angel, SM, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Trace molecular detection via surface-enhanced Raman scattering and surface-enhanced resonance Raman scattering at a distance of 15 meters." Appl Spectrosc 64.5 (May 2010): 485-492. Full Text

Yan, F, Zhang, Y, Kim, KS, Yuan, H-K, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Cellular uptake and photodynamic activity of protein nanocages containing methylene blue photosensitizing drug." Photochem Photobiol 86.3 (May 2010): 662-666. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T, Wang, H-N, and Scaffidi, J. "Plasmonic nanoprobes for SERS biosensing and bioimaging." J Biophotonics 3.1-2 (January 2010): 89-102. (Review) Full Text