Selected Publications


Magaña, I. B., Adhikari, P., Smalley, M. C., Eklund, S. E., O’Neal, D. P., “Feasibility of energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence determination of gold in soft tissue for clinical applications”, Analytical Methods, 5 (12), 3148 – 3151, 2013.

Michalak, G. J., Schwartz, J. A., Goodrich G. P., O’Neal, D. P.,, "Three-wavelength murine photoplethysmography for estimation of vascular gold nanorod concentration”, Optics Express, 18, 26535-26549, 2010.

Michalak, G. J., Goodrich G. P., Schwartz, J. A., James, W. D., O’Neal, D. P., “Murine Photoplethysmography for In Vivo Estimation of Vascular Gold Nanoshell Concentration”, Journal of Biomedical Optics, 15 (4), pp. 1-5, 2010.  

Michalak, G. J., Anderson, H. A., O’Neal, D. P., “Feasibility of Using a Two-Wavelength Photometer to Estimate the Concentration of Circulating Near-Infrared Extinguishing Nanoparticles”, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 6 (1), pp. 73-81, 2010.

Shutava, T. G., Balkundi, S. S., Vangala, P., Steffan, J. J., Bigelow, R. L.,Cardelli, J. A., O’Neal, D. P., Lvov, L. M., “Layer-by-layer-coated gelatin nanoparticles as a vehicle for delivery of natural polyphenols”, ACS Nano 3 (7), pp. 1877–1885, 2009.

Michalak, G. J, Schwartz, J. A., O’Neal, D. P., “Circulation time estimates of optically active nanoparticles using a pulse photometer”, Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE 7188, art. no. 71880M, 2009.

Xie, H., Gill-Sharp, K. L., O’Neal, D. P., “Quantitative Estimation of Gold Nanoshell Concentrations in Whole Blood Using Dynamic Light Scattering”, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 3 (1), pp. 89-94, January, 2007.

Elliott, A.M., Stafford, R.J., Schwartz, J., Wang, J., Shetty, A.M., Bourgoyne, C., O'Neal, D. P., Hazle, J.D. “Laser-induced thermal response and characterization of nanoparticles for cancer treatment using magnetic resonance thermal imaging”, Medical Physics, 34 (7), pp. 3102-3108, 2007.

James, W. D. Hirsch, L. R., West, J. L., O’Neal, D. P., Payne, J. D., “Application of INAA to the build-up and clearance of gold nanoshells in mice”, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, Vol. 271, No.2 (2007) 455–459.

O’Neal, D. P., Stafford, R. J., Hazle, J. D., “Magnetic resonance temperature imaging of nanoshell photo-thermal therapy”, SPIE International Symposium on Biomedical Optics, BIOS 2006, V6095, art. no. 609505, San Jose, CA, January, 2006.

O'Neal, D. P., Hirsch, L. R., Halas, N. J., Payne, J. D., West, J. L., Photothermal cancer therapy using intravenously injected near-infrared-absorbing nanoparticles, SPIE International Symposium on Biomedical Optics, BIOS 2005, V5689, pp. 149-157, San Jose, CA, January, 2005.

Gobin A. M., O’Neal, D. P., Watkins, D. M., Halas, N. J., Drezek, R. A., West, J. L., Near infrared laser tissue welding using nanoshells as an exogenous absorber, Lasers in Surgery & Medicine; 37(2), pp. 123-129, May 2005.

Wang, Y., Xie, X., Wang, X., Ku, G., Gill, K.L., O’Neal, D.P., Stoica, G., Wang, L.V., Photoacoustic tomography of a nanoshell contrast agent in the in vivo rat brain, Nanoletters, 4(9), pp. 1689 1692, 2004.

O’Neal, D.P., Hirsch, L.R., Halas, N.J., Payne, J.D., West, J.L, Photo-thermal tumor ablation in mice using near infrared-absorbing nanoparticles, Cancer Letters, 209(2), pp. 171-176, 2004.

O’Neal, D.P., Meledeo, M.A., Davis, J.R., Ibey, B.L., Coté. G.L., Oxygen sensor based on the fluorescence quenching of a ruthenium complex immobilized in a biocompatible poly(ethylene) glycol hydrogel, IEEE Sensors Journal, 4(6), pp. 728-734, 2004.

O’Neal, D.P., Motamedi, M., Chen, J., Lin, W., Coté, G.L., Feasibility study using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy for the quantitative detection of excitatory amino acids, Journal of Biomedical Optics, 8(1), pp. 33-39, January 2003.

Spiegelman, C., Wikander, J., O’Neal, D. P., and Coté, G.L., A Simple Method for Linearizing Nonlinear Spectra for Calibration, Journal of Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 60(1-2), pp. 197-209, 2002.

O’Neal, D. P., McShane, M., Pishko, M.V., and Coté, G.L., Implantable biosensors: An analysis of fluorescent light propagation through skin, SPIE International Symposium on Biomedical Optics, BIOS 2001, V4263, pp. 20-24, San Jose, CA, January 20-26, 2001.

Starcher, B., O’Neal, D. P., Inhibition of neutrophilelastase suppresses the development of skin tumors in hairless mice, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 107(2), August 1996.

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