A. S. Hannah, G. P. Luke, and S. Y. Emelianov, "Blinking Phase-Change Nanocapsules Enable Background-Free Ultrasound Imaging," Theranostics, volume 6, number 11, 2016.

G. P. Luke, A. S. Hannah, and S. Y. Emelianov, "Super-resolution ultrasound imaging in vivo with transient laser-activated nanodroplets," Nano Letters, volume 16, number 4, 2016.



G. P. Luke and S. Y. Emelianov, “Label free detection of lymph node metastases with US-guided functional photoacoustic imaging,” Radiology, volume 277, number 2, 2015.         



G. P. Luke, J. N. Myers, S. Y. Emelianov, and K. V. Sokolov, “Sentinel lymph node biopsy revisited: ultrasound-guided photoacoustic detection of micrometastases using molecularly targeted plasmonic nanosensors,” Cancer Research volume 74, issue 19, 2014. 

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S. Kim, Y.-S. Chen, G. P. Luke, and S. Y. Emelianov, “In-vivo ultrasound and photoacoustic image-guided photothermal cancer therapy using silica-coated gold nanorods,” IEEE Trans. Ultrason., Ferroelectr., Freq. Control volume 61, issue 9, 2014.

G. P. Luke and S. Y. Emelianov, “Optimization of in vivo spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging by smart optical wavelength selection,” Optics Letters volume 39, issue 7, 2014.

A. S. Hannah, G. P. Luke, K. A. Wilson, K. A. Homan, and S. Y. Emelianov, “Optically-triggered vaporization of ICG-loaded perfluorocarbon nanodroplets for enhanced ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging,” ACS Nano volume 8, number 1, 2014.



G. P. Luke, A. Bashyam, K. A. Homan, S. Makhija, Y.-S. Chen, and S. Y. Emelianov, “Silica-coated gold nanoplates as stable photoacoustic contrast agents for sentinel lymph node imaging,” Nanotechnology volume 24, number 45, 2013.

G. P. Luke, S. Y. Nam, and S. Y. Emelianov, “Optical wavelength selection for improved spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging,” Photoacoustics volume 1, issue 2, 2013.



C. L. Bayer, G. P. Luke, and S. Y. Emelianov, “Photoacoustic imaging for medical diagnostics,” Acoustics Today volume 8, pp. 15-23, 2012.

G. P. Luke, D. Y. Yeager, and S. Y. Emelianov, “Biomedical applications of photoacoustic imaging with exogenous contrast agents” Annals of Biomedical Engineering volume 40, number 2, pp. 422-437, 2012.

G. P. Luke, C. H. G. Wright, and S. F. Barrett, “A multi-aperture bio-inspired sensor with hyperacuity,” Sensors Journal, IEEE, volume 12, number 2, 2012.

K. A. Homan, M. Souza, R. Truby, G. P. Luke, C. Green, E. Vreeland, and S. Emelianov, “Silver nanoplate contrast agents for in vivo molecular photoacoustic imaging,” ACS Nano volume 6, issue 1, 2012.



S. Kim, Y.-S. Chen, G. P. Luke, and S. Y. Emelianov, “In vivo three-dimensional spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging for monitoring nanoparticle delivery” Biomedical Optics Express, volume 2, issue 9, 2011.

S. Mallidi, G. P. Luke, and S. Emelianov, “Role of photoacoustic imaging in cancer detection, diagnosis, and treatment guidance,” Trends in Biotechnology, volume 29 issue 5, 2011.