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

Correia-Ledo, Debby, et al. “Assessing the Location of Surface Plasmons Over Nanotriangle and Nanohole Arrays of Different Size and Periodicity.The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Nanomaterials and Interfaces, vol. 116, no. 12, Mar. 2012, pp. 6884–92. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp3009018. Full Text

Shao, J., et al. “Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering: Introduction.” Proceedings of Spie  the International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 8206, Feb. 2012. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.922918. Full Text

Yuan, Hsiangkuo, et al. “Gold nanostars: surfactant-free synthesis, 3D modelling, and two-photon photoluminescence imaging.Nanotechnology, vol. 23, no. 7, Feb. 2012, p. 075102. 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.

Yuan, H., et al. “Plasmonic gold nanostars: A potential agent for molecular imaging and cancer therapy.” Biomedical Optics, Biomed 2012, Jan. 2012. Scopus, doi:10.1364/biomed.2012.bm2a.8. 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, p. 18. 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