Faculty Profiles

Warren S. Warren
James B. Duke 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

Villafana, T. E., et al. “High-resolution, three-dimensional imaging of pigments and support in paper and textiles.” Journal of Cultural Heritage, vol. 20, July 2016, pp. 583–88. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.culher.2016.02.003. Full Text

Logan, Angus W. J., et al. “Hyperpolarization of Nitrogen-15 Schiff Bases by Reversible Exchange Catalysis with para-Hydrogen..” Chemistry (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 22, no. 31, July 2016, pp. 10777–81. Epmc, doi:10.1002/chem.201602393. Full Text

Barskiy, Danila A., et al. “Over 20% (15)N Hyperpolarization in Under One Minute for Metronidazole, an Antibiotic and Hypoxia Probe..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 138, no. 26, July 2016, pp. 8080–83. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jacs.6b04784. Full Text

Shchepin, Roman V., et al. “15N Hyperpolarization of Imidazole-15N2 for Magnetic Resonance pH Sensing via SABRE-SHEATH..” Acs Sensors, vol. 1, no. 6, June 2016, pp. 640–44. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acssensors.6b00231. Full Text Open Access Copy

Davis, Ryan M., et al. “Multi-spin echo spatial encoding provides three-fold improvement of temperature precision during intermolecular zero quantum thermometry..” Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, vol. 75, no. 5, May 2016, pp. 1958–66. Epmc, doi:10.1002/mrm.25789. Full Text

Theis, Thomas, et al. “Direct and cost-efficient hyperpolarization of long-lived nuclear spin states on universal (15)N2-diazirine molecular tags..” Science Advances, vol. 2, no. 3, Mar. 2016. Epmc, doi:10.1126/sciadv.1501438. Full Text Open Access Copy

Fischer, Martin C., et al. “Invited Review Article: Pump-probe microscopy..” The Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 87, no. 3, Mar. 2016. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4943211. Full Text

Zhou, Zijian, et al. “Accessing long lived (1)H states via (2)H couplings..” Journal of Magnetic Resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997), vol. 263, Feb. 2016, pp. 108–15. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jmr.2015.12.020. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Dispersion-based stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopy, holography, and optical coherence tomography..” Optics Express, vol. 24, no. 1, Jan. 2016, pp. 485–98. Epmc, doi:10.1364/OE.24.000485. Full Text

Robles, Francisco E., et al. “Pump-probe imaging of pigmented cutaneous melanoma primary lesions gives insight into metastatic potential..” Biomed Opt Express, vol. 6, no. 9, Sept. 2015, pp. 3631–45. Pubmed, doi:10.1364/BOE.6.003631. Full Text


Galiana, Gigi, et al. “PHYS 363-iMQC-CSI with a single spectroscopic dimension.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 236, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2008.

Jenista, Elizabeth R., et al. “PHYS 361-Hyperpolarized carbon-carbon intermolecular multiple quantum coherences.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 236, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2008.