Faculty Profiles

Warren S. Warren
James B. Duke Distinguished Professor of Chemistry
2217 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1604
(919) 287-2454



Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 1980

M.S., University of California at Berkeley 1979

Research Areas:
Physical, Biomolecular Structure and Function

Warren, W. S., et al. “Nonlinear microscopy without fluorescence: Seeing the needle in the Haystack with Femtosecond pulse shaping.” Optics Infobase Conference Papers, Dec. 2009.

Jenista, Elizabeth R., et al. “Optimized, unequal pulse spacing in multiple echo sequences improves refocusing in magnetic resonance.The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 131, no. 20, Nov. 2009, p. 204510. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.3263196. Full Text Open Access Copy

Piletic, Ivan R., et al. “Estimation of molar absorptivities and pigment sizes for eumelanin and pheomelanin using femtosecond transient absorption spectroscopy.The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 131, no. 18, Nov. 2009, p. 181106. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.3265861. Full Text

Fischer, M. C., et al. “Enhancing two-color absorption, self-phase modulation and raman microscopy signatures in tissue with femtosecond laser pulse shaping.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, vol. 7183, June 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.816488. Full Text

Meng, J., et al. “LHRH-functionalized superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for breast cancer targeting and contrast enhancement in MRI.” Materials Science and Engineering C, vol. 29, no. 4, May 2009, pp. 1467–79. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.msec.2008.09.039. Full Text

Ye, Tong, et al. “Nonlinear absorption microscopy.Photochemistry and Photobiology, vol. 85, no. 3, May 2009, pp. 631–45. Epmc, doi:10.1111/j.1751-1097.2008.00514.x. Full Text

Branca, Rosa T., et al. “iDQC anisotropy map imaging for tumor tissue characterization in vivo.Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, vol. 61, no. 4, Apr. 2009, pp. 937–43. Epmc, doi:10.1002/mrm.21925. Full Text

Branca, R. T., and W. S. Warren. “Solvent suppression without crosspeak attenuation in iZQC experiments.” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 470, no. 4–6, Mar. 2009, pp. 325–31. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.cplett.2009.01.063. Full Text

Warren, Warren S., et al. “Increasing hyperpolarized spin lifetimes through true singlet eigenstates.Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 323, no. 5922, Mar. 2009, pp. 1711–14. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1167693. Full Text

Austin, R. H., et al. “Tilting after dutch windmills: Probably no long-lived davydov solitons in proteins.” Journal of Biological Physics, vol. 35, no. 1, Feb. 2009, pp. 91–101. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s10867-009-9130-7. Full Text