Faculty Profiles

Warren S. Warren
James B. Duke Professor of Chemistry
2217 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1604
(919) 287-2454



Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 1980

M.S., University of California at Berkeley 1979

Research Areas:
Physical, Biomolecular Structure and Function

Robles, FE, Zhou, KC, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopic optical coherence tomography." Optica 4.2 (February 14, 2017): 243-246. Full Text

Thompson, A, Robles, FE, Wilson, JW, Deb, S, Calderbank, R, and Warren, WS. "Dual-wavelength pump-probe microscopy analysis of melanin composition." Scientific reports 6 (November 11, 2016): 36871-. Full Text

Warren, WS. "Ahmed Hassan Zewail (1946-2016) OBITUARY." NATURE 537.7619 (September 8, 2016): 168-168. Full Text

Warren, WS. "Obituary: Ahmed Hassan Zewail (1946-2016)." Nature 537.7619 (September 7, 2016): 168-. Full Text

Villafana, TE, Delaney, JK, Warren, WS, and Fischer, MC. "High-resolution, three-dimensional imaging of pigments and support in paper and textiles." Journal of Cultural Heritage 20 (July 2016): 583-588. Full Text

Logan, AWJ, Theis, T, Colell, JFP, Warren, WS, and Malcolmson, SJ. "Hyperpolarization of Nitrogen-15 Schiff Bases by Reversible Exchange Catalysis with para-Hydrogen." Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany) 22.31 (July 2016): 10777-10781. Full Text

Barskiy, DA, Shchepin, RV, Coffey, AM, Theis, T, Warren, WS, Goodson, BM, and Chekmenev, EY. "Over 20% (15)N Hyperpolarization in Under One Minute for Metronidazole, an Antibiotic and Hypoxia Probe." Journal of the American Chemical Society 138.26 (July 2016): 8080-8083. Full Text

Shchepin, RV, Barskiy, DA, Coffey, AM, Theis, T, Shi, F, Warren, WS, Goodson, BM, and Chekmenev, EY. "15N Hyperpolarization of Imidazole-15N2 for Magnetic Resonance pH Sensing via SABRE-SHEATH." ACS sensors 1.6 (June 2016): 640-644. Full Text Open Access Copy

Davis, RM, Zhou, Z, Chung, H, and Warren, WS. "Multi-spin echo spatial encoding provides three-fold improvement of temperature precision during intermolecular zero quantum thermometry." Magnetic resonance in medicine 75.5 (May 2016): 1958-1966. Full Text

Theis, T, Ortiz, GX, Logan, AWJ, Claytor, KE, Feng, Y, Huhn, WP, Blum, V, Malcolmson, SJ, Chekmenev, EY, Wang, Q, and Warren, WS. "Direct and cost-efficient hyperpolarization of long-lived nuclear spin states on universal (15)N2-diazirine molecular tags." Science advances 2.3 (March 25, 2016): e1501438-. Full Text Open Access Copy


Degan, S, Wilson, JW, Gainey, CS, Kent, J, Reddick, TL, Nelson, K, Selim, MA, and Warren, WS. "Abstract 3914: In vivo label-free examination of early-stage melanoma formation." April 15, 2013. Full Text

Samineni, P, Fischer, MC, Liu, HC, Yasuda, R, and Warren, WS. "Nonlinear phase contrast imaging in neuronal tissue." January 1, 2011.

Matthews, TE, Piletic, I, Selim, MA, Simpson, MJ, and Warren, WS. "Beyond Pathology: Pump-probe imaging of skin slices provides additional indicators of melanoma." January 1, 2011.