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

Vo-Dinh, T, and Wang, H-N. "Optical nanosensors and nanoprobes: From single-cell exploration to medical diagnostics." Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8421 (2012). Full Text

Wang, H-N, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Plasmonic coupling interference (PCI) nanoprobes for nucleic acid detection." Small 7.21 (November 4, 2011): 3067-3074. Full Text

Scaffidi, JP, Gregas, MK, Lauly, B, Zhang, Y, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Activity of psoralen-functionalized nanoscintillators against cancer cells upon X-ray excitation." ACS Nano 5.6 (June 28, 2011): 4679-4687. Full Text

Dhawan, A, Duval, A, Nakkach, M, Barbillon, G, Moreau, J, Canva, M, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Deep UV nano-microstructuring of substrates for surface plasmon resonance imaging." Nanotechnology 22.16 (April 22, 2011): 165301-. Full Text

Dhawan, A, Du, Y, Batchelor, D, Wang, H-N, Leonard, D, Misra, V, Ozturk, M, Gerhold, MD, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Hybrid top-down and bottom-up fabrication approach for wafer-scale plasmonic nanoplatforms." Small 7.6 (March 21, 2011): 727-731. Full Text

Liu, Q, Grant, G, Li, J, Zhang, Y, Hu, F, Li, S, Wilson, C, Chen, K, Bigner, D, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Compact point-detection fluorescence spectroscopy system for quantifying intrinsic fluorescence redox ratio in brain cancer diagnostics." J Biomed Opt 16.3 (March 2011): 037004-. Full Text

Gregas, MK, Yan, F, Scaffidi, J, Wang, H-N, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Characterization of nanoprobe uptake in single cells: spatial and temporal tracking via SERS labeling and modulation of surface charge." Nanomedicine 7.1 (February 2011): 115-122. Full Text

Dhawan, A, Canva, M, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Narrow groove plasmonic nano-gratings for surface plasmon resonance sensing." Opt Express 19.2 (January 17, 2011): 787-813.

Vo-Dinh, T, and Zhang, Y. "Single-cell monitoring using fiberoptic nanosensors." Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 3.1 (January 2011): 79-85. (Review) Full Text