Tuan Vo-Dinh, Primary Faculty  


https://bme.duke.edu/faculty/tuan-vo-dinh

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Web Pages: http://www.vodinh.pratt.duke.edu
Vo-Dinh Lab
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Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics
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Curriculum Vitae

Education:

Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-ETH Zurich (Switzerland), 1975
PhD, Biophysical Chemistry, ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), Zurich, Switzerland, 1975
B.S., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland), 1971
BS, Physics, EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), Lausanne, Switzerland, 1970
Research Interests:

See details in Vo-Dinh Research Group Webpage: http://www.vodinh.pratt.duke.edu

Specialties:

Photonics
Biophotonics
Nanoscience
Nanomaterial manufacturing and characterization
Sensing and Sensor Systems
Plasmonics
Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

Sir George Stokes Award, Royal Society of Chemistry
Elected Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
- Award on Spectrochemical Analysis, American Chemical Society, 2011
Award on Spectrochemical Analysis, American Chemical Society, Division of Analytical Chemistry
- R. Eugene and Susie E. Goodson Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, 2007
Fellows, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
- Director’s Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Science and Technology, UT-Battelle, 2003
- Distinguished Inventors Award, Battelle Memorial Institute, 2003
- Distinguished Scientist of the Year Award, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 2003
Director’s Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Science and Technology, UT-Battelle
Distinguished Inventors Award, Battelle Memorial Institute
Distinguished Scientist of the Year Award, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Fellow, International Society for Optics and Photonics
RD-100 Award for Most Technologically Significant Advance in R&D (Multifunctional Biochip), R&D Magazine, 1999
- Lockheed Martin Commercialization Award, Lockheed Martin, 1998
Lockheed Martin Commercialization Award, Lockheed Martin Corporation
- AMSE Award, American Museum of Science and Technology (BiOptics), April, 1997
- BER-50 Award for Exceptional Service for a Health Citizenry, US Department of Energy, 1997
AMSE Award, American Museum of Science and Technology (BiOptics Technology), American Museum of Science and Technology
BER-50 Award for Exceptional Service for a Health Citizenry, U.S. Department of Energy
- Inventor of the Year Award, Tennessee Inventors Association, 1996
Inventor of the Year Award, Tennessee Inventors Association
RD-100 Award for Most Technologically Significant Advance in R&D (SERS Gene Probe), R&D Magazine, 1996
- Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer, Federal Laboratory Consortium (SERODS), 1995
Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer (SERODS Technology), Federal Laboratory Consortium
RD-100 Award for Most Technologically Significant Product of the Year (PCB Spot Test), R&D Magazine, 1994
- Inventors International Hall of Fame Award, Inventors Clubs of America, 1992
- Thomas Jefferson Award, Martin Marietta Corporation, 1992
Inventors International Hall of Fame Award, Inventors Clubs of America
RD-100 Award for Most Technologically Significant Product of the Year (SERODS Technology), R&D Magazine, 1992
Scientist of the Year, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Thomas Jefferson Award, Martin Marietta Corporation
- Languedoc-Rousillon Medal, University of Perpignan (France), 1989
- Scientist of the Year, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 1989
Languedoc-Rousillon Medal, University of Perpignan (France)
- Gold Medal Spectroscopy Award, Society for Applied Spectroscopy, 1988
Gold Medal Spectroscopy Award, Society for Applied Spectroscopy
RD-100 Award for Most Significant Technological Advance in R&D (Fluoroimmunosensor), R&D Magazine, 1987
- Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer, Federal Laboratory Consortium, 1986
Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer, Federal Laboratory Consortium
RD 100 Award for Most Significant Technological Advance in Research & Dev (PNA Dosimeter), R&D Magazine, 1981
Selected Patents

Representative Publications   (More Publications)

  1. T. Vo-Dinh, Editor, Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine (2007), Taylor and Francis Publishers .
  2. T. Vo-Dinh, Editor, Protein Nanotechnology, Humana Press, New York (2005) .
  3. T. Vo-Dinh, Editor-in-Chief, Biomedical Photonics Handbook, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida (2003) .
  4. G. Gauglitz and T. Vo-Dinh, Editors-in-Chief, Handbook of Spectroscopy, Volumes I & II, Wiley-VCH, New York (2003) .
  5. T. Vo-Dinh and D. Eastwood, Editors, Laser-Based Approaches in Luminescence Analysis, American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), STP 1066, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1990) .
  6. T. Vo-Dinh, Editor, Chemical Analysis of Polycyclic Compounds, Wiley, New York, New York (1989) .
  7. T. Vo-Dinh, Room Temperature Phosphorimetry for Chemical Analysis, J. Wiley, New York, New York (1984) .
Selected Editorships

  1. Editor-in-Chief, NanoBiotechnology, 2005 - present    
  2. Associate Editor, Journal of Nanophotonics, 2006 - present    
  3. Associate Editor, Plasmonics (2006-present), 2006    
  4. Associate Editor, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (2003-present), 2003    
  5. Topical Editor, Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds (1988 - present), 1988 - present