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

Branca, Rosa T., et al. “In vivo noninvasive detection of Brown Adipose Tissue through intermolecular zero-quantum MRI.Plos One, vol. 8, no. 9, Jan. 2013, p. e74206. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0074206. Full Text

Simpson, M. J., et al. “Pump-probe imaging of melanin identifies metastatic potential of melanoma.” Frontiers in Optics, Fio 2012, Dec. 2012.

Li, Baolei, et al. “Direct Optical Imaging of Graphene In Vitro by Nonlinear Femtosecond Laser Spectral Reshaping.” Nano Letters, vol. 12, no. 11, American Chemical Society (ACS), Nov. 2012, pp. 5936–40. Crossref, doi:10.1021/nl303358p. Full Text

Wilson, Jesse W., et al. “Optical clearing of archive-compatible paraffin embedded tissue for multiphoton microscopy.” Biomedical Optics Express, vol. 3, no. 11, The Optical Society, Nov. 2012, pp. 2752–2752. Crossref, doi:10.1364/boe.3.002752. Full Text

Feng, Yesu, et al. “Accessing long-lived nuclear singlet states between chemically equivalent spins without breaking symmetry.Nature Physics, vol. 8, no. 11, Nov. 2012, pp. 831–37. Epmc, doi:10.1038/nphys2425. Full Text

Duarte, M. F., et al. “Melanoma classification from hidden Markov tree features.” Icassp, Ieee International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing  Proceedings, Oct. 2012, pp. 685–88. Scopus, doi:10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6287976. Full Text

Stokes, A. M., et al. “Characterization of restricted diffusion in uni- and multi-lamellar vesicles using short distance iMQCs.Journal of Magnetic Resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997), vol. 223, Oct. 2012, pp. 31–40. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jmr.2012.07.021. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Phasor analysis for nonlinear pump-probe microscopy.” Optics Express, vol. 20, no. 15, The Optical Society, July 2012, pp. 17082–17082. Crossref, doi:10.1364/oe.20.017082. Full Text

Li, Baolei, et al. “Multicontrast nonlinear optical microscopy with a compact and rapid pulse shaper.” Optics Letters, vol. 37, no. 13, The Optical Society, July 2012, pp. 2763–2763. Crossref, doi:10.1364/ol.37.002763. Full Text

Chen, Y. Morris, et al. “Revisiting the mean-field picture of dipolar effects in solution NMR.The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 136, no. 20, May 2012, p. 204509. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4721637. Full Text


Warren, W. S., et al. “Two-photon absorption imaging with shaped femtosecond laser pulses.” Springer Series in Chemical Physics, vol. 79, 2004, pp. 867–69.

Ye, T., et al. “Deep tissue imaging approaches by direct capture of two-photon absorption.” 2004 2nd Ieee International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: Macro to Nano, vol. 1, 2004, pp. 668–71.