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

Vo-Dinh, T, Liu, Y, Fales, AM, Ngo, H, Wang, H-N, Register, JK, Yuan, H, Norton, SJ, and Griffin, GD. "SERS nanosensors and nanoreporters: golden opportunities in biomedical applications." Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology 7.1 (January 2015): 17-33. (Review) Full Text

Liu, Y, Yuan, H, Kersey, FR, Register, JK, Parrott, MC, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Plasmonic gold nanostars for multi-modality sensing and diagnostics." Sensors (Basel, Switzerland) 15.2 (January 2015): 3706-3720. (Review) Full Text

Gandra, N, Portz, C, Nergiz, SZ, Fales, A, Vo-Dinh, T, and Singamaneni, S. "Inherently stealthy and highly tumor-selective gold nanoraspberries for photothermal cancer therapy." Scientific Reports 5 (January 2015): 10311-null. Full Text

Ngo, HT, Wang, H-N, Fales, AM, Nicholson, BP, Woods, CW, and Vo-Dinh, T. "DNA bioassay-on-chip using SERS detection for dengue diagnosis." The Analyst 139.22 (November 2014): 5655-5659. Full Text

Zhao, J, Liu, Y, Fales, AM, Register, J, Yuan, H, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Direct analysis of traditional Chinese medicines using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS)." Drug Testing and Analysis 6.10 (October 2014): 1063-1068. Full Text

Ngo, HT, Wang, H-N, Burke, T, Ginsburg, GS, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Multiplex detection of disease biomarkers using SERS molecular sentinel-on-chip." Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 406.14 (May 2014): 3335-3344. Full Text

Ilev, IK, Tunnell, J, Chen, Y, Hildebrandt, N, Dholakia, K, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Introduction to the Issue on Nanobiophotonics." Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 20.3 (May 2014): 3-6. Full Text

Yuan, H, Wilson, CM, Xia, J, Doyle, SL, Li, S, Fales, AM, Liu, Y, Ozaki, E, Mulfaul, K, Hanna, G, Palmer, GM, Wang, LV, Grant, GA, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Plasmonics-enhanced and optically modulated delivery of gold nanostars into brain tumor." Nanoscale 6.8 (April 21, 2014): 4078-4082. Full Text

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 9.1 (February 1, 2014): 79-92. Full Text

Fales, AM, Yuan, H, and Vo-Dinh, T. "Development of Hybrid Silver-Coated Gold Nanostars for Nonaggregated Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering." The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Nanomaterials and Interfaces 118.7 (February 2014): 3708-3715. Full Text