Faculty Profiles

Martin Fischer
Associate Research Professor in the Department of Chemistry
2216 French Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1523
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 2001

M.A., University of Texas at Austin 1993

Research Areas:

Yu, J, Warren, WS, and Fischer, MC. "Spectroscopic Differentiation and Microscopic Imaging of Red Organic Pigments Using Optical Pump-Probe Contrast." Analytical Chemistry 90.21 (November 2018): 12686-12691. Full Text

Liu, X, Jia, X, Fischer, M, Huang, Z, and Smith, DR. "Enhanced Two-Photon Photochromism in Metasurface Perfect Absorbers." Nano Letters 18.10 (October 2018): 6181-6187. Full Text

Stanton, IN, Ayres, JA, Stecher, JT, Fischer, MC, Scharpf, D, Scheuch, JD, and Therien, MJ. "Power-Dependent Radiant Flux and Absolute Quantum Yields of Upconversion Nanocrystals under Continuous and Pulsed Excitation." The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 122.1 (January 11, 2018): 252-259. Full Text

Wilson, JW, Robles, FE, Deb, S, Warren, WS, and Fischer, MC. "Comparison of pump-probe and hyperspectral imaging in unstained histology sections of pigmented lesions." Biomedical Optics Express 8.8 (August 2017): 3882-3890. Full Text

Robles, FE, Deb, S, Fischer, MC, Warren, WS, and Selim, MA. "Label-Free Imaging of Female Genital Tract Melanocytic Lesions With Pump-Probe Microscopy: A Promising Diagnostic Tool." Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 21.2 (April 2017): 137-144. Full Text

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

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

Fischer, MC, Wilson, JW, Robles, FE, and Warren, WS. "Invited Review Article: Pump-probe microscopy." The Review of Scientific Instruments 87.3 (March 2016): 031101-null. (Review) Full Text

Robles, FE, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Dispersion-based stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopy, holography, and optical coherence tomography." Optics Express 24.1 (January 2016): 485-498. Full Text

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 (September 2015): 3631-3645. Full Text


Villafana, T, Brown, B, Delaney, J, Fischer, M, Warren, W, and Stranick, S. "3D chemical imaging of historic artworks and cultural heritage materials.": AMER CHEMICAL SOC, March 13, 2016.

Wilson, JW, Warren, WS, and Fischer, MC. "Real-time digital signal processing in multiphoton and time-resolved microscopy." SPIE BiOS.: SPIE, March 7, 2016. Full Text

Warren, WS, Robles, F, Fischer, M, Wilson, J, Deb, S, Ju, K, and Degan, S. "Melanin-targeted nonlinear microscopy for label-free molecular diagnosis and staging." Clinical and Translational Biophotonics. 2016.: OSA, 2016. Full Text

Robles, FE, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Dispersion-based stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopy, holography, and optical coherence tomography (Conference Presentation)." Conference on Multiphoton Microscopy in the Biomedical Sciences XVI. February 14, 2016 - February 16, 2016. San Francisco, CA.: SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING, January 1, 2016. Full Text

Wilson, JW, Anderson, M, Park, JK, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Separating higher-order nonlinearities in transient absorption microscopy." January 1, 2015. Full Text

Park, JK, Fischer, MC, Susumu, K, Therien, MJ, and Warren, WS. "Femtosecond pulse train shaping for accurate two-photon excited fluorescence measurements." January 1, 2014.

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

Gutierrez-Medina, B, Fischer, MC, and Raizen, MG. "Observation of the quantum zeno and anti-zeno effects in an unstable system(Accepted)." Technical Digest. Summaries of papers presented at the Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference. Conference Edition.: Opt. Soc. America,. Full Text