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

Chamtouri, M, Dhawan, A, Besbes, M, Moreau, J, Ghalila, H, Vo-Dinh, T, and Canva, M. "Enhanced SPR Sensitivity with Nano-Micro-Ribbon Grating-an Exhaustive Simulation Mapping." Plasmonics (2013): 1-14.

Yuan, H, Liu, Y, Fales, AM, Li, YL, Liu, J, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Quantitative surface-enhanced resonant Raman scattering multiplexing of biocompatible gold nanostars for in vitro and ex vivo detection." Analytical Chemistry 85.1 (January 2013): 208-212. Full Text

Yuan, H, Fales, AM, Khoury, CG, Liu, J, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Spectral characterization and intracellular detection of Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS)-encoded plasmonic gold nanostars." Journal of Raman Spectroscopy 44.2 (2013): 234-239. Full Text

Live, LS, Dhawan, A, Gibson, KF, Poirier-Richard, H-P, Graham, D, Canva, M, Vo-Dinh, T, and Masson, J-F. "Angle-dependent resonance of localized and propagating surface plasmons in microhole arrays for enhanced biosensing." Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 404.10 (December 2012): 2859-2868. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T, and Wang, HN. "Optical nanosensors and nanoprobes: From single-cell exploration to medical diagnostics." Proceedings of Spie the International Society for Optical Engineering 8421 (December 1, 2012). Full Text

Li, B, Cheng, Y, Liu, J, Yi, C, Brown, AS, Yuan, H, Vo-Dinh, T, Fischer, MC, and Warren, WS. "Direct optical imaging of graphene in vitro by nonlinear femtosecond laser spectral reshaping." Nano Letters 12.11 (November 2012): 5936-5940. Full Text

Yuan, H, Khoury, CG, Wilson, CM, Grant, GA, Bennett, AJ, and Vo-Dinh, T. "In vivo particle tracking and photothermal ablation using plasmon-resonant gold nanostars." Nanomedicine : Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 8.8 (November 2012): 1355-1363. Full Text

Dhawan, A, Canva, M, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Bimodal behavior and isobestic transition pathway in surface plasmon resonance sensing." Optics Express 20.21 (October 2012): 23630-23642. Full Text

Ilev, IK, Boppart, SA, Andersson-Engels, S, Kim, BM, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Guest editorial introduction to the issue on biophotonics - Part 2." Ieee Journal on Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 18.4 (July 9, 2012): 1267-1269. Full Text

Yuan, H, Fales, AM, and Vo-Dinh, T. "TAT peptide-functionalized gold nanostars: enhanced intracellular delivery and efficient NIR photothermal therapy using ultralow irradiance." Journal of the American Chemical Society 134.28 (July 9, 2012): 11358-11361. Full Text