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. “Gold nanostars: surfactant-free synthesis, 3D modelling, and two-photon photoluminescence imaging..” Nanotechnology, vol. 23, no. 7, Feb. 2012. Epmc, doi:10.1088/0957-4484/23/7/075102. Full Text

Zhang, Y., et al. “Design and fabrication of fiber-optic nanoprobes for optical sensing.” Nanoscale Research Letters, vol. 7, Jan. 2012, pp. 6–18. Scopus, doi:10.1186/1556-276X-7-18. Full Text

Lewerenz, H. J., et al. “Micro- and nanotopographies for photoelectrochemical energy conversion. II: Photoelectrocatalysis - Classical and advanced systems.” Electrochimica Acta, vol. 56, no. 28, Dec. 2011, pp. 10726–36. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2011.05.028. Full Text

Zhang, Yan, et al. “Design and Fabrication of Fiber-Optic Nanoprobes for Optical Sensing..” Nanoscale Research Letters, vol. 6, no. 1, Dec. 2011. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s11671-010-9744-5. Full Text

Norton, S. J., and T. Vo-Dinh. “Plasmonics quenching and enhancement of a fluorescing molecule outside and inside a silver metallic nanoshell.” Ieee Transactions on Nanotechnology, vol. 10, no. 6, Nov. 2011, pp. 1264–74. Scopus, doi:10.1109/TNANO.2011.2124471. Full Text

Wang, Hsin-Neng, and Tuan Vo-Dinh. “Plasmonic coupling interference (PCI) nanoprobes for nucleic acid detection..” Small (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 7, no. 21, Nov. 2011, pp. 3067–74. Epmc, doi:10.1002/smll.201101380. Full Text

Fales, Andrew M., et al. “Silica-coated gold nanostars for combined surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) detection and singlet-oxygen generation: a potential nanoplatform for theranostics..” Langmuir : The Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, vol. 27, no. 19, Oct. 2011, pp. 12186–90. Epmc, doi:10.1021/la202602q. Full Text

Duong, H. D., et al. “Amplification of fluorescence emission of CdSe/ZnS QDs entrapped in a sol-gel matrix, a new approach for detection of trace level of PAHs.” Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, vol. 157, no. 1, Sept. 2011, pp. 139–45. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.snb.2011.03.038. Full Text

Duval, A., et al. “Nanostructured substrates for surface plasmon resonance sensors.” 2011 International Workshop on Biophotonics, Biophotonics 2011, Aug. 2011. Scopus, doi:10.1109/IWBP.2011.5954821. Full Text

Scaffidi, Jonathan P., et al. “Activity of psoralen-functionalized nanoscintillators against cancer cells upon X-ray excitation..” Acs Nano, vol. 5, no. 6, June 2011, pp. 4679–87. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nn200511m. Full Text