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  Our group member Mine Altunbek presented her PhD thesis on Wednesday, August 2. We congratulate her for the great work!


cancer*The invited perspective article titled “Raman spectroscopy for cancer diagnosis: how far have we come?” by Prof. Culha has been published in Bioanalysis (

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*“Nanospectroscopy” special issue of Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry edited by Prof. Çulha was published (

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*Our recent study, “Single-cell analysis with surface-enhanced Raman scattering”, has been featured by SPIE New Room. SPIE is the international society for optics and

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*We are at Pittcon.

Prof. Dr. Mustafa ÇULHA organizes “SERS in Medical Applications” Symposium at Pittcon, which is the world’s largest annual premier conference and exposition on laboratory science. Pittcon attracts more than 16,000 attendees from industry, academia and government from over 90 countries worldwide.


* Our publication “Influence of surface properties of zinc oxide nanoparticles on their cytotoxicity.” was published at Global Medical Discovery.

Our study “Influence of surface properties of zinc oxide nanoparticles on their cytotoxicity”, which has been published in Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces (IF 4.3) has been featured by Global Medical Discovery. Global Medical Discovery is a web site, which publishes important developments in medicine.

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* Prof. Dr. Culha gives an invited talk at 2nd IEEE International Conference on Emerging Electronics, Bangalore, India, on Dec 4, 2014.

Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering: From Protein Detection to Cancer Diagnosis


* Prof. Mustafa Culha gives a talk at Duke University Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics

 Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering From Cells and Tissues for Cancer Diagnosis

Monday, November 24, 2014
3:00 pm | Schiciano Auditorium – Side A