Srivastava, I., Lew, B., Wang, Y., Blair, S., George, M. B., Hajek, B. S., … & Gruev, V. (2023). Cell-Membrane Coated Nanoparticles for Tumor Delineation and Qualitative Estimation of Cancer Biomarkers at Single Wavelength Excitation in Murine and Phantom Models. ACS nano.

Lin, L., Xue, R., Nie, S., (2022) “Surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) nanoparticles for biodiagnostics, bioimaging, and spectroscopy-guided cancer surgery”, Encyclopedia of Nanomaterials, (Vol. 3), doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-822425-0.00111-1

Wu, Z., Wang, Z., Xie, H., Wang, Y., He, H., Nie, S., … & Lin, L. (2022). Raman-Guided Bronchoscopy: Feasibility and Detection Depth Studies Using Ex Vivo Lung Tissues and SERS Nanoparticle Tags. Photonics (Vol. 9, No. 6, p. 429). MDPI.

Srivastava, I., Xue, R., Jones, J., Rhee, H., Flatt, K., Gruev, V., & Nie, S. (2022). Biomimetic Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Nanoparticles with Improved Dispersibility, Signal Brightness, and Tumor Targeting Functions. ACS nano.

Che, C., Xue, R., Li, N., Gupta, P., Wang, X., Zhao, B., … & Cunningham, B. T. (2022). Accelerated Digital Biodetection Using Magneto-plasmonic Nanoparticle-Coupled Photonic Resonator Absorption Microscopy. ACS nano, 16(2), 2345-2354.


Srivastava, I., Moitra, P., Fayyaz, M., Pandit, S., Kampert, T. L., Fathi, P., … & Pan, D. (2021). Rational Design of Surface-State Controlled Multicolor Cross-Linked Carbon Dots with Distinct Photoluminescence and Cellular Uptake Properties. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 13(50), 59747-59760.

Ostadhossein, F., Moitra, P., Altun, E., Dutta, D., Sar, D., Tripathi, I., … & Pan, D. (2021). Function-adaptive clustered nanoparticles reverse Streptococcus mutans dental biofilm and maintain microbiota balance. Communications biology, 4(1), 1-16.

Blair, S., Garcia, M., Davis, T., Zhu, Z., Liang, Z., Konopka, C., … & Gruev, V. (2021). Hexachromatic bioinspired camera for image-guided cancer surgery. Science Translational Medicine, 13(592), eaaw7067.


Pandit, S., Dutta, D., & Nie, S. (2020). Active transcytosis and new opportunities for cancer nanomedicineNature Materials19(5), 478-480.


Pandit, S., Banerjee, T., Srivastava, I., Nie, S., & Pan, D. (2019). Machine Learning Assisted Array-based Biomolecular Sensing Using Surface Functionalized Carbon Dots. ACS sensors.

Srivastava, I.,  Khamo, J. S.,  Pandit, S.,  Fathi, P.,  Huang, X.,  Cao, A.,  Haasch, R. T.,  Nie, S.,  Zhang, K., Pan, D. (2019) Influence of Electron Acceptor and Electron Donor on the Photophysical Properties of Carbon Dots: A Comparative Investigation at the Bulk-State and Single-Particle Level. Adv. Funct. Mater. , 29 (37), 1902466.

Featured Publications

Lane, L. A., Qian, X., & Nie, S. (2015). SERS nanoparticles in medicine: from label-free detection to spectroscopic tagging. Chemical reviews115(19), 10489-10529.

Smith, A. M., Mancini, M. C., & Nie, S. (2009). Bioimaging: second window for in vivo imaging. Nature nanotechnology, 4(11), 710.

Qian, X. M., & Nie, S. M. (2008). Single-molecule and single-nanoparticle SERS: from fundamental mechanisms to biomedical applications. Chemical Society Reviews37(5), 912-920.

Qian, X., Peng, X. H., Ansari, D. O., Yin-Goen, Q., Chen, G. Z., Shin, D. M., … & Nie, S. (2008). In vivo tumor targeting and spectroscopic detection with surface-enhanced Raman nanoparticle tags. Nature biotechnology, 26(1), 83.

Gao, X., Cui, Y., Levenson, R. M., Chung, L. W., & Nie, S. (2004). In vivo cancer targeting and imaging with semiconductor quantum dots. Nature biotechnology, 22(8), 969.

Han, M., Gao, X., Su, J. Z., & Nie, S. (2001). Quantum-dot-tagged microbeads for multiplexed optical coding of biomolecules. Nature biotechnology19(7), 631.

Chan, W. C., & Nie, S. (1998). Quantum dot bioconjugates for ultrasensitive nonisotopic detection. Science, 281(5385), 2016-2018.

Nie, S., & Emory, S. R. (1997). Probing single molecules and single nanoparticles by surface-enhanced Raman scattering. Science, 275(5303), 1102-1106.