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:

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Label-Free Imaging of Female Genital Tract Melanocytic Lesions With Pump-Probe Microscopy: A Promising Diagnostic Tool.Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, vol. 21, no. 2, Apr. 2017, pp. 137–44. Epmc, doi:10.1097/LGT.0000000000000290. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopic optical coherence tomography.Optica, vol. 4, no. 2, Feb. 2017, pp. 243–46. Epmc, doi:10.1364/OPTICA.4.000243. Full Text

Villafana, T. E., et al. “High-resolution, three-dimensional imaging of pigments and support in paper and textiles.” Journal of Cultural Heritage, vol. 20, July 2016, pp. 583–88. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.culher.2016.02.003. Full Text

Fischer, Martin C., et al. “Invited Review Article: Pump-probe microscopy.The Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 87, no. 3, Mar. 2016, p. 031101. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4943211. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Dispersion-based stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopy, holography, and optical coherence tomography.Optics Express, vol. 24, no. 1, Jan. 2016, pp. 485–98. Epmc, doi:10.1364/OE.24.000485. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Pump-probe imaging of pigmented cutaneous melanoma primary lesions gives insight into metastatic potential.Biomed Opt Express, vol. 6, no. 9, Sept. 2015, pp. 3631–45. Pubmed, doi:10.1364/BOE.6.003631. Full Text

Wilson, Jesse W., et al. “Flexible digital signal processing architecture for narrowband and spread-spectrum lock-in detection in multiphoton microscopy and time-resolved spectroscopy.The Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 86, no. 3, Mar. 2015, p. 033707. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4916261. Full Text

Park, Jong Kang, et al. “Femtosecond pulse train shaping improves two-photon excited fluorescence measurements.Optics Letters, vol. 39, no. 19, Oct. 2014, pp. 5606–09. Epmc, doi:10.1364/ol.39.005606. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Femtosecond pulse shaping enables detection of optical Kerr-effect (OKE) dynamics for molecular imaging.Optics Letters, vol. 39, no. 16, Aug. 2014, pp. 4788–91. Epmc, doi:10.1364/ol.39.004788. Full Text

Villafana, Tana Elizabeth, et al. “Femtosecond pump-probe microscopy generates virtual cross-sections in historic artwork.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 111, no. 5, Feb. 2014, pp. 1708–13. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1317230111. Full Text