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

Yan, Fei, et al. “Cellular uptake and photodynamic activity of protein nanocages containing methylene blue photosensitizing drug.Photochemistry and Photobiology, vol. 86, no. 3, May 2010, pp. 662–66. Epmc, doi:10.1111/j.1751-1097.2009.00696.x. Full Text

Gopal Reddy, C. V., et al. “A highly sensitive Raman method for selective cyanide detection based on evaporated cuprous iodide substrate.” Analytical Methods, vol. 2, no. 5, May 2010, pp. 458–60. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c0ay00085j. Full Text Open Access Copy

Vo-Dinh, Tuan, et al. “Plasmonic Nanoparticles and Nanowires: Design, Fabrication and Application in Sensing.The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Nanomaterials and Interfaces, vol. 114, no. 16, Apr. 2010, pp. 7480–88. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp911355q. Full Text Open Access Copy

Dhawan, A., et al. “Methodologies for developing surface-enhanced raman scattering (SERS) substrates for detection of chemical and biological molecules.” Ieee Sensors Journal, vol. 10, no. 3, Mar. 2010, pp. 608–16. Scopus, doi:10.1109/JSEN.2009.2038634. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, Tuan, et al. “Plasmonic nanoprobes for SERS biosensing and bioimaging.Journal of Biophotonics, vol. 3, no. 1–2, Jan. 2010, pp. 89–102. Epmc, doi:10.1002/jbio.200910015. Full Text

Skorupska, K., et al. “Scanning probe characterization of enzymes deposited onto step-bunched silicon nanostructures.” Physica Scripta, vol. 79, no. 6, Nov. 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1088/0031-8949/79/06/065801. Full Text

Tuan, V. D. “Nano-biophotonics: From laboratory research to biomedical diagnostics.” 2009 1st Annual Ornl Biomedical Science and Engineering Conference, Bsec 2009, Oct. 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1109/BSEC.2009.5090465. Full Text

Liu, Quan, and Tuan Vo-Dinh. “Spectral filtering modulation method for estimation of hemoglobin concentration and oxygenation based on a single fluorescence emission spectrum in tissue phantoms.Medical Physics, vol. 36, no. 10, Oct. 2009, pp. 4819–29. Epmc, doi:10.1118/1.3218763. Full Text

Scaffidi, J. P., et al. “Fiber optic SERS-based plasmonics nanobiosensing in single living cells.” Proceedings of Spie  the International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 7312, Sept. 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.824453. Full Text

Khoury, Christopher G., et al. “Plasmonics of 3-D nanoshell dimers using multipole expansion and finite element method.Acs Nano, vol. 3, no. 9, Sept. 2009, pp. 2776–88. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nn900664j. Full Text