Faculty Profiles

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

Overview

Education:

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

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

Piryani, Sadhna O., et al. “Endothelial Cell-Derived Extracellular Vesicles Mitigate Radiation-Induced Hematopoietic Injury..” Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, vol. 104, no. 2, June 2019, pp. 291–301. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.02.008. Full Text

Ran, Y., et al. “Fiber-optrode SERS probes using plasmonic silver-coated gold nanostars.” Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, May 2019, pp. 95–101. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.snb.2019.01.167. Full Text

Strobbia, Pietro, et al. “Inverse Molecular Sentinel-Integrated Fiberoptic Sensor for Direct and in Situ Detection of miRNA Targets..” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 91, no. 9, May 2019, pp. 6345–52. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.9b01350. Full Text

Liu, Yang, et al. “Non-invasive sensitive brain tumor detection using dual-modality bioimaging nanoprobe..” Nanotechnology, vol. 30, no. 27, Mar. 2019. Pubmed, doi:10.1088/1361-6528/ab0e9c. Full Text

Strobbia, Pietro, et al. “SERS in Plain Sight: A Polarization Modulation Method for Signal Extraction..” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 91, no. 5, Mar. 2019, pp. 3319–26. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.8b04360. Full Text

Crawford, Bridget M., et al. “Plasmonic Nanoprobes for in Vivo Multimodal Sensing and Bioimaging of MicroRNA within Plants..” Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 11, no. 8, Feb. 2019, pp. 7743–54. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acsami.8b19977. Full Text

Duong, H. D., et al. “Synthesis and functionalization of gold nanostars for singlet oxygen production.” Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, vol. 69, Jan. 2019, pp. 233–40. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.jiec.2018.09.034. Full Text

Liu, Yang, et al. “Biodistribution and sensitive tracking of immune cells with plasmonic gold nanostars..” Int J Nanomedicine, vol. 14, 2019, pp. 3403–11. Pubmed, doi:10.2147/IJN.S192189. Full Text

De Silva Indrasekara, Agampodi S., et al. “Tailoring the Core-Satellite Nanoassembly Architectures by Tuning Internanoparticle Electrostatic Interactions..” Langmuir : The Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, vol. 34, no. 48, Dec. 2018, pp. 14617–23. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b02792. Full Text

Register, J., et al. “Shifted-excitation Raman difference spectroscopy for the detection of SERS-encoded gold nanostar probes.” Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, vol. 49, no. 12, Dec. 2018, pp. 1961–67. Scopus, doi:10.1002/jrs.5482. Full Text

Pages

Vo-Dinh, T. Preface. 2017, pp. xi–xii. Scopus, doi:10.4324/9781315374581. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T. Preface. 2003, pp. vii–ix.

Vo-Dinh, T. Biomedical photonics: Handbook. 2003, pp. 1–1835.

Kasili, P. M., and T. Vo-Dinh. “Monitoring apoptosis and anticancer drug activity in single cells using nanosensors.” Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine: Methods, Devices, and Applications, Second Edition, 2017, pp. 423–38. Scopus, doi:10.4324/9781315374581. Full Text

Pitris, C., et al. “Medical applications of photonics.” Handbook of Optoelectronics, Second Edition: Applied Optical Electronics Volume Three, 2017, pp. 343–64. Scopus, doi:10.1201/b22316. Full Text

Dhawan, A., and T. Vo-Dinh. “Plasmonic nanostructures and nano-antennas for sensing.” Optochemical Nanosensors, 2016, pp. 401–38.

Vo-Dinh, T., and H. N. Wang. “Plasmonic nanoprobes for biomolecular diagnostics of DNA targets.” Handbook of Biomedical Optics, 2016, pp. 723–29.

Cullum, B. M., and T. Vo-Dinh. “Preparation of Liquid and Solid Samples.” Handbook of Spectroscopy: Second, Enlarged Edition, vol. 1–4, 2014, pp. 1–14. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9783527654703.ch1. Full Text

Cho, E. H., et al. Micovascular integration into porous polyHEMA scaffold. Vol. 8958, 2014. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2037950. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T. Preface. 2014, pp. ix–xi. Scopus, doi:10.1201/b17290. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T. Preface. 2014, pp. xi–xiii. Scopus, doi:10.1201/b17288. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T. Preface. 2014, pp. ix–xi. Scopus, doi:10.1201/b17289. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T. “Biomedical photonics: A revolution at the interface of science and technology.” Biomedical Photonics: Handbook, 2003.

Pages

Ngo, H. T., et al. “A nanophotonic-based assay for point-of-care medical diagnostics of malaria in low and middle income countries.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10869, 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2512012. Full Text

Odion, R. A., et al. “Direct detection of nanostar probes through a monkey skull using inverse surface-enhanced spatially offset Raman spectroscopy (SESORS).” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10868, 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2512011. Full Text

Wang, H. N., et al. “Implantable "smart tattoo" SERS nanosensors for in vivo detection of nucleic acid biotargets in a large animal model.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10894, 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2514634. Full Text

Strobbia, P., et al. “Application of plasmonic nanoprobes for SERS sensing and imaging of biotargets in plant systems.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10894, 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2512010. Full Text

Tucker, M. B., et al. “Creation of an optically tunable, solid tissue phantom for use in cancer detection.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10480, 2018. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2290499. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, T., et al. “Synergistic immuno photothermal nanotherapy (SYMPHONY) to treat metastatic cancers and induce anti-cancer vaccine effect.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10484, 2018. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2300089. Full Text

Odion, R., et al. “Surface-enhanced spatially offset Raman spectroscopy (SESORS) for biomedical applications.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10484, 2018. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2300088. Full Text

Ngo, H. T., et al. “Plasmonic SERS nanochips and nanoprobes for medical diagnostics and bio-energy applications.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10080, 2017. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2267857. Full Text

Crawford, B. M., et al. “SERS-based inverse molecular sentinel (iMS) nanoprobes for multiplexed detection of microRNA cancer biomarkers in biological samples.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 10080, 2017. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2258272. Full Text

Strobbia, P., et al. “Nanosensors for nucleic acid targets detection using SERS.” Proceedings of Spie  the International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 10215, 2017. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2267757. Full Text

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