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

Yuan, Hsiangkuo, et al. “Quantitative surface-enhanced resonant Raman scattering multiplexing of biocompatible gold nanostars for in vitro and ex vivo detection..” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 85, no. 1, Jan. 2013, pp. 208–12. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ac302510g. Full Text

Chamtouri, M., et al. “Enhanced SPR Sensitivity with Nano-Micro-Ribbon Grating-an Exhaustive Simulation Mapping.” Plasmonics, 2013, pp. 1–14.

Live, Ludovic S., et al. “Angle-dependent resonance of localized and propagating surface plasmons in microhole arrays for enhanced biosensing..” Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol. 404, no. 10, Dec. 2012, pp. 2859–68. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s00216-012-6195-0. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T., and H. N. Wang. “Optical nanosensors and nanoprobes: From single-cell exploration to medical diagnostics.” Proceedings of Spie  the International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 8421, Dec. 2012. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2007658. Full Text

Yuan, H., et al. “Plasmonic gold nanostars: A potential agent for molecular imaging and cancer therapy.” Biomedical Optics, Biomed 2012, Dec. 2012.

Li, Baolei, et al. “Direct optical imaging of graphene in vitro by nonlinear femtosecond laser spectral reshaping..” Nano Letters, vol. 12, no. 11, Nov. 2012, pp. 5936–40. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl303358p. Full Text

Yuan, Hsiangkuo, et al. “In vivo particle tracking and photothermal ablation using plasmon-resonant gold nanostars..” Nanomedicine : Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, vol. 8, no. 8, Nov. 2012, pp. 1355–63. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.nano.2012.02.005. Full Text

Dhawan, Anuj, et al. “Bimodal behavior and isobestic transition pathway in surface plasmon resonance sensing..” Optics Express, vol. 20, no. 21, Oct. 2012, pp. 23630–42. Epmc, doi:10.1364/OE.20.023630. Full Text

Yuan, Hsiangkuo, et al. “TAT peptide-functionalized gold nanostars: enhanced intracellular delivery and efficient NIR photothermal therapy using ultralow irradiance..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 134, no. 28, July 2012, pp. 11358–61. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja304180y. Full Text

Ilev, I. K., et al. “Guest editorial introduction to the issue on biophotonics - Part 2.” Ieee Journal on Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 18, no. 4, July 2012, pp. 1267–69. Scopus, doi:10.1109/JSTQE.2012.2202206. Full Text