Faculty Profiles

Tuan Vo-Dinh
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
2589 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5598



Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-ETH Zurich (Switzerland) 1975

B.S., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland) 1971

Bibikova, O., et al. “Plasmon-Resonant Gold Nanostars with Variable Size as Contrast Agents for Imaging Applications.” Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 22, no. 3, May 2016, pp. 13–20. Scopus, doi:10.1109/JSTQE.2016.2526602. Full Text

Gandra, Naveen, et al. “Tunable and amplified Raman gold nanoprobes for effective tracking (TARGET): in vivo sensing and imaging.Nanoscale, vol. 8, no. 16, Apr. 2016, pp. 8486–94. Pubmed, doi:10.1039/c5nr08980h. Full Text

Yuan, Hsiangkuo, et al. “Tracking mesenchymal stromal cells using an ultra-bright TAT-functionalized plasmonic-active nanoplatform.J Biophotonics, vol. 9, no. 4, Apr. 2016, pp. 406–13. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/jbio.201500173. Full Text

Norton, Stephen J., and Tuan Vo-Dinh. “Optical Fano resonances in a nonconcentric nanoshell.Applied Optics, vol. 55, no. 10, Apr. 2016, pp. 2611–18. Epmc, doi:10.1364/ao.55.002611. Full Text

Ngo, Hoan T., et al. “Plasmonic SERS biosensing nanochips for DNA detection.Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol. 408, no. 7, Mar. 2016, pp. 1773–81. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s00216-015-9121-4. Full Text

Norton, S. J., and T. Vo-Dinh. “Photothermal effects of plasmonic metal nanoparticles in a fluid.” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 119, no. 8, Feb. 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.4942623. Full Text

Register, Janna K., et al. “In vivo detection of SERS-encoded plasmonic nanostars in human skin grafts and live animal models.Anal Bioanal Chem, vol. 407, no. 27, Nov. 2015, pp. 8215–24. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s00216-015-8939-0. Full Text

Fales, Andrew M., et al. “Fano resonance in a gold nanosphere with a J-aggregate coating.Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics : Pccp, vol. 17, no. 38, Oct. 2015, pp. 24931–36. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c5cp03277f. Full Text

Zhang, Xiaofeng, et al. “Time-Resolved Synchronous Fluorescence for Biomedical Diagnosis.Sensors (Basel), vol. 15, no. 9, Aug. 2015, pp. 21746–59. Pubmed, doi:10.3390/s150921746. Full Text Open Access Copy

Fales, A. M., and T. Vo-Dinh. “Silver embedded nanostars for SERS with internal reference (SENSIR).” Journal of Materials Chemistry C, vol. 3, no. 28, July 2015, pp. 7319–24. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c5tc01296a. Full Text