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

Liu, Yang, et al. “A Plasmonic Gold Nanostar Theranostic Probe for In Vivo Tumor Imaging and Photothermal Therapy.Theranostics, vol. 5, no. 9, 2015, pp. 946–60. Pubmed, doi:10.7150/thno.11974. Full Text Open Access Copy

Liu, Yang, et al. “Multifunctional gold nanostars for molecular imaging and cancer therapy.Frontiers in Chemistry, vol. 3, Jan. 2015, p. 51. Epmc, doi:10.3389/fchem.2015.00051. Full Text

Vo-Dinh, Tuan, et al. “SERS nanosensors and nanoreporters: golden opportunities in biomedical applications.Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology, vol. 7, no. 1, Jan. 2015, pp. 17–33. Epmc, doi:10.1002/wnan.1283. Full Text

Liu, Yang, et al. “Plasmonic gold nanostars for multi-modality sensing and diagnostics.Sensors (Basel, Switzerland), vol. 15, no. 2, Jan. 2015, pp. 3706–20. Epmc, doi:10.3390/s150203706. Full Text

Ngo, Hoan T., et al. “DNA bioassay-on-chip using SERS detection for dengue diagnosis.Analyst, vol. 139, no. 22, Nov. 2014, pp. 5655–59. Pubmed, doi:10.1039/c4an01077a. Full Text

Zhao, Jing, et al. “Direct analysis of traditional Chinese medicines using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS).Drug Testing and Analysis, vol. 6, no. 10, Oct. 2014, pp. 1063–68. Epmc, doi:10.1002/dta.1612. Full Text

Ngo, Hoan T., et al. “Multiplex detection of disease biomarkers using SERS molecular sentinel-on-chip.Anal Bioanal Chem, vol. 406, no. 14, May 2014, pp. 3335–44. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s00216-014-7648-4. Full Text

Yuan, Hsiangkuo, et al. “Plasmonics-enhanced and optically modulated delivery of gold nanostars into brain tumor.Nanoscale, vol. 6, no. 8, Apr. 2014, pp. 4078–82. Pubmed, doi:10.1039/c3nr06770j. Full Text

Chamtouri, M., et al. “Enhanced SPR Sensitivity with Nano-Micro-Ribbon Grating-an Exhaustive Simulation Mapping.” Plasmonics, vol. 9, no. 1, Feb. 2014, pp. 79–92. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s11468-013-9600-4. Full Text

Fales, Andrew M., et al. “Development of Hybrid Silver-Coated Gold Nanostars for Nonaggregated Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering.The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Nanomaterials and Interfaces, vol. 118, no. 7, Feb. 2014, pp. 3708–15. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp4091393. Full Text