Faculty Profiles

Kevin D. Welsher
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2213 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27705
(919) 660-1509
(919) 660-1605



Postdoctoral Associate, Chemistry, Princeton University 2010 - 2015

Ph.D., Stanford University 2010

B.Sc., Emory University 2005

Research Areas:
Physical, Nanoscience and Materials, Analytical

Welsher, Kevin, et al. “Selective probing and imaging of cells with single walled carbon nanotubes as near-infrared fluorescent molecules..” Nano Letters, vol. 8, no. 2, Feb. 2008, pp. 586–90. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl072949q. Full Text

Li, X., et al. “Selective synthesis combined with chemical separation of single-walled carbon nanotubes for chirality selection.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 129, no. 51, Dec. 2007, pp. 15770–71. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ja077886s. Full Text

Nakayama-Ratchford, Nozomi, et al. “Noncovalent functionalization of carbon nanotubes by fluorescein-polyethylene glycol: supramolecular conjugates with pH-dependent absorbance and fluorescence..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 129, no. 9, Mar. 2007, pp. 2448–49. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja068684j. Full Text