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, Deb, S, Wilson, JW, Gainey, CS, Selim, MA, Mosca, PJ, Tyler, DS, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Pump-probe imaging of pigmented cutaneous melanoma primary lesions gives insight into metastatic potential." Biomedical Optics Express 6.9 (January 1, 2015): 3631-3645. Full Text

Theis, T, Truong, M, Coffey, AM, Chekmenev, EY, and Warren, WS. "LIGHT-SABRE enables efficient in-magnet catalytic hyperpolarization." Journal of magnetic resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997) 248 (November 2014): 23-26. Full Text

Claytor, K, Theis, T, Feng, Y, Yu, J, Gooden, D, and Warren, WS. "Accessing long-lived disconnected spin-1/2 eigenstates through spins > 1/2." Journal of the American Chemical Society 136.43 (October 15, 2014): 15118-15121. Full Text

Feng, Y, Theis, T, Wu, T-L, Claytor, K, and Warren, WS. "Long-lived polarization protected by symmetry." The Journal of Chemical Physics 141.13 (October 2014): 134307-. Full Text

Park, JK, Fischer, MC, Susumu, K, Therien, MJ, and Warren, WS. "Femtosecond pulse train shaping improves two-photon excited fluorescence measurements." Optics letters 39.19 (October 2014): 5606-5609. Full Text

Robles, FE, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Femtosecond pulse shaping enables detection of optical Kerr-effect (OKE) dynamics for molecular imaging." Optics letters 39.16 (August 2014): 4788-4791. Full Text

Davis, RM, and Warren, WS. "Intermolecular zero quantum coherences enable accurate temperature imaging in red bone marrow." Magnetic resonance in medicine (July 18, 2014).

Simpson, MJ, Glass, KE, Wilson, JW, Wilby, PR, Simon, JD, and Warren, WS. "Correction to “Pump–Probe Microscopic Imaging of Jurassic-Aged Eumelanin”." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 5.6 (March 20, 2014): 946-946. Full Text

Villafana, TE, Brown, WP, Delaney, JK, Palmer, M, Warren, WS, and Fischer, MC. "Femtosecond pump-probe microscopy generates virtual cross-sections in historic artwork." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 111.5 (February 2014): 1708-1713. Full Text

Simpson, MJ, Wilson, JW, Robles, FE, Dall, CP, Glass, K, Simon, JD, and Warren, WS. "Near-infrared excited state dynamics of melanins: the effects of iron content, photo-damage, chemical oxidation, and aggregate size." The journal of physical chemistry. A 118.6 (February 2014): 993-1003. Full Text