Peer-reviewed Journal Publications

2019
• Y. Xu, Y. Wang, J. Yuan, Q. Cheng, X. Wang, and P. L. Carson, “Medical breast ultrasound image segmentation by machine learning,” Ultrasonics 91, 1-9 (2019).
• H. Lee, J. Folz, J.W.Y. Tan, J. Jo, X. Wang, and R. Kopelman, “Chemical imaging in vivo: photoacoustic-based 4-dimensional chemical analysis,” Analytical Chemistry 91(4), 2561-2569 (2019).
• X. Li, Y. Qin, X. Tan, Y.-C. Chen, Q. Chen, W.-H. Weng, X. Wang, and X. Fan, “Ultrasound modulated droplet lasers,” ACS Photonics 6(2), 531-537 (2019).
• Rom, G. Xu, Y. Guo, Y. Zhu, H. Wang, J. Zhang, Y. Fan, W. Liang, H. Lu, Y. Liu, M. Aviram, Z. Liu, S. Kim, W. Liu, X. Wang, Y. E. Chen, and L. Villacorta, “Nitro-fatty acids protect against steatosis and fibrosis during development of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in mice,” EBioMedicine 41, 62-72 (2019).
• V. P. Nguyen, Y. Li, W. Qian, B. Liu, C. Tian, W. Zhuang, Z. Huang, A. Ponduri, M. Tarnowski, X. Wang, and Y. M. Paulus, “Contrast agent enhanced multimodal photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography for imaging of rabbit choroidal and retinal vessels in vivo,” Scientific Reports 9(1):5945 (2019).
• H. Lei, L. A. Johnson, K. A. Eaton, S. Liu, J. Ni, X. Wang, P. D. R. Higgins, and G. Xu, “Characterizing intestinal strictures of Crohn’s disease in vivo by endoscopic photoacoustic imaging,” Biomedical Optics Express 10(5), 2542-2555 (2019).
• X. Lu, X. Dong, S. Natla, O. D. Kripfgans, J. B. Fowlkes, X. Wang, R. Franceschi, A. J. Putnam, and M. L. Fabiilli, “Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 45(9), 2471-2484 (2019).
• Y. Li, W. Zhang, V. P. Nguyen, R. Rosen, X. Wang, X. Xia, and Y. M. Paulus, “Real-time OCT guidance and multimodal imaging monitoring of subretinal injection induced choroidal neovascularization in rabbit eyes,” Experimental Eye Research 186, 107714 (2019).
• J. W. Y. Tan, M. D. Murashov, G. R. Rosania, and X. Wang, “photoacoustic imaging of clofazimine hydrochloride nanoparticle accumulation in cancerous vs normal prostates,” PLoS One 14(7), e0219655 (2019).
• V. P. Nguyen, Y. Li, W. Zhang, X. Wang, and Y. M. Paulus, “High-resolution multimodal photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography image-guided laser induced branch retinal vein occlusion in living rabbits,” Scientific Reports 9(1), 10560 (2019).
• W. Zhang, Y. Qin, X. Xie, Z. Hu, Y. M. Paulus, X. Yang, and X. Wang, “Real-time photoacoustic sensing for photo-mediated ultrasound therapy,” Optics Letters 44(16), 4063-4066 (2019).
• Y. Zhu, X. Lu, X. Dong, J. Yuan, M. L. Fabiilli, and X. Wang, “LED-based photoacoustic imaging for monitoring angiogenesis in fibrin scaffolds,” Tissue Engineering Part C: Methods 25(9), 523-531 (2019).
• Y. Zhu, L. A. Johnson, J. M. Rubin, H. Appelman, L. Ni, J. Yuan, X. Wang, P. D. R. Higgins, and G. Xu, “Strain-photoacoustic imaging as a potential tool for characterizing intestinal fibrosis,” Gastroenterology 157(5), 1196-1198 (2019).
• H. Zhang, S. Huang, Y. Chen, W. Xie, M. Zhang, J. Pan, N. Sato, X. Wang, D. Wu, and Q. Cheng, “Examining the technical feasibility of prostate cancer molecular imaging by transrectal photoacoustic tomography with transurethral illumination,” Experimental Biology and Medicine (2019). doi: 10.1177/1535370219884356.

2018
• X. Zhou, D. Cai, X. He, S.-L. Chen, X. Wang, and T. Yang, “Ultrasound detection at fiber end-facets with surface plasmon resonance cavities,” Optics Letters 43(4), 775-778 (2018).
• C. Tian, W. Zhang, V. P. Nguyen, X. Wang, and Y. M. Paulus, “Novel Photoacoustic Microscopy and Optical Coherence Tomography Dual-modality Chorioretinal Imaging in Living Rabbit Eyes,” J. Vis. Exp. (132), e57135, doi:10.3791/57135 (2018).
• T. Koker, N. Tang, C. Tian, W. Zhang, X. Wang, R. Martel, and F. Pinaud, “Cellular imaging by targeted assembly of hot-spot SERS and photoacoustic nanoprobes using split-fluorescent protein scaffolds,” Nature Communications 9(1): 607 (2018).
• Y. Zhu, L. A. Johnson, Z. Huang, J. M. Rubin, J. Yuan, H. Lei, J. Ni, X. Wang, P. D. R. Higgins, and G. Xu, “Identifying intestinal fibrosis and inflammation by spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging: an animal study in vivo,” Biomedical Optics Express 9(4), 1590-1600 (2018).
• S. Huang, Y. Qin, Y. Chen, J. Pan, C. Xu, D. Wu. W. Y. Chao, J. T. Wei, S. A. Tomlins, X. Wang, J. B. Fowlkes, P. L. Carson, Q. Cheng, and G. Xu, “Interstitial assessment of aggressive prostate cancer by physio-chemical photoacoustics: an ex vivo study with intact human prostates,” Medical Physics 45(9), 4125-4132 (2018).
• J. W. Y. Tan, C. H. Lee, R. Kopelman, and X. Wang, “Transient Triplet Differential (TTD) Method for Background Free Photoacoustic Imaging,” Scientific Reports 8(1), 9290 (2018). PMCID: PMC6006254.
• S. Li, Y. Qin, X. Wang, and X. Yang, “Bubble growth in cylindrically-shaped optical absorbers during photo-mediated ultrasound therapy,” Physics in Medicine & Biology 63(12), 125017 (2018).
• Y. Zhu, G. Xu, J. Yuan, J. Jo, G. Gandikota, H. Demirci, T. Agano, N. Sato, Y. Shigeta, and X. Wang, “Light emitting diodes based photoacoustic imaging and potential clinical applications,” Scientific Reports 8(1), 9885 (2018).
• H. Zhang, X. Xie, J. Li, Y. Qin, W. Zhang, Q. Cheng, S. Yuan, Q. Liu, Y. M. Paulus, X. Wang, and X. Yang, “Removal of choroidal vasculature using concurrently applied ultrasound bursts and nanosecond laser pulses,” Scientific Reports 8(1): 12848 (2018).
• H. Lei, W. Zhang, I. Oraiqat, Z. Liu, J. Ni, X. Wang, and I. El Naqa, “Toward in vivo dosimetry in external beam radiotherapy using x-ray acoustic computed tomography: A soft-tissue phantom study validation,” Medical Physics 45(9), (2018).
• J. Jo, C. Tian, G. Xu, J. Sarazin, E. Schiopu, G. Gandikota, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic tomography for human musculoskeletal imaging and inflammatory arthritis detection,” Photoacoustics 12, 82-89 (2018).
• J. Jo, G. Xu, Y. Zhu, M. Burton, J. Sarazin, E. Schiopu, G. Gandikota, and X. Wang, “Detecting joint inflammation by an LED-based photoacoustic imaging system: a feasibility study,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 23(11), 1-4 (2018).
• M. D. Murashov, J. Diaz-Espinosa, V. LaLone, J.W.Y. Tan, R. Laza, X. Wang, and G. R. Rosania, “Synthesis and Characterization of a Biomimetic Formulation of Clofazimine Hydrochloride Microcrystals for Parenteral Administration,” Pharmaceutics 10(4), 238 (2018).
• W. Zhang, Y. Li, V. P. Nguyen, Z. Huang, Z. Liu, X. Wang, and Y. M. Paulus, “High-resolution, in vivo multimodal photoacoustic microscopy, optical coherence tomography, and fluorescence microscopy imaging of rabbit retinal neovascularization,” Light: Science & Applications 7:103 (2018).
• V. P. Nguyen, Y. Li, W. Zhang, X. Wang, and Y. M. Paulus, “Multi-wavelength, en-face photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography imaging for early and selective detection of laser induced retinal vein occlusion,” Biomedical Optics Express 9(12), 5915-5938 (2018).

2017
• Z. Hu, H. Zhang, A. Mordovanakis, Y. Paulus, Q. Liu, X. Wang, and X. Yang, “High-precision, non-invasive anti-microvascular approach via concurrent ultrasound and laser irradiation,” Scientific Reports 7, 40241 (2017).
• X. Gao, C. Tian, X. Liu, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic eigen-spectrum from light-absorbing microspheres and its application in noncontact elasticity evaluation,” Applied Physics Letters 110, 054101 (2017).
• S. Hickling, H. Lei, M. Hobson, P. Leger, X. Wang, and I. El Naqa, “Experimental evaluation of x-ray acoustic computed tomography for radiotherapy dosimetry applications,” Medical Physics 44(2), 608-617 (2017).
• H. Zhang, W.-Y. Chao, Q. Cheng, S. Huang, X. Wang, D. Wu, and G. Xu, “Interstitial photoacoustic spectral analysis: instrumentation and validation,” Biomedical Optics Express 8(3), 1689-1697 (2017).
• G. Xu, Y. Xue, Z. G. Ozkurt, N. Slimani, X. Wang, K. Xia, T. Ma, Q. Zhou, and H. Demirci, “Photoacoustic imaging features of intraocular tumors: retinoblastoma and uveal melanoma,” PLoS one 12(2), e0170752 (2017). PMCID: PMC5322961
• K. H. Kim, W. Luo, C. Zhang, C. Tian, L. J. Guo, X. Wang, and X. Fan, “Air-coupled ultrasound detection using capillary-based optical ring resonators”, Scientific Reports 7, 109 (2017).
• C. Tian, W. Zhang, A. Mordovanakis, X. Wang, and Y. M. Paulus, “Noninvasive chorioretinal imaging in living rabbits using integrated photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography,” Opt. Express 25(14), 15947-15955 (2017).
• C. H. Lee, J. Folz, W. Zhang, J. Jo, J. W. Y. Tan, X. Wang, and R. Kopelman, “Ion-selective nanosensors for photoacoustic and fluorescence imaging of potassium,” Analytical Chemistry 89(15), 7943-7949 (2017).
• J. Jo, C. H. Lee, R. Kopelman, and X. Wang, “In Vivo Quantitative Imaging of Tumor pH by Nanosonophore assisted Multi spectral Photoacoustic Imaging”, Nature Communications 8(1), 471 (2017). PMCID: PMC5589864
• J. Jo, G. Xu, M. Cao, A. Marquardt, S. Francis, G. Gandikota, and X. Wang, “A Functional Study of Human Inflammatory Arthritis Using Photoacoustic Imaging,” Scientific Reports 7(1), 15026 (2017). PMCID: PMC5670248

2016
• P. Gu, W. M. Lee, M. A. Roubidoux, J. Yuan, X. Wang, and P. L. Carson, “Automated 3D ultrasound image segmentation to aid breast cancer image interpretation,” Ultrasonics 65, 51-58 (2016).
• A. Orza, Y. Yang, T. Feng, X. Wang, H. Wu, Y. Li, L. Yang, X. Tang, and H. Mao, “A nanocomposite of Au-Agl core/shell dimmer as a dual-modality contrast agent for x-ray computed tomography and photoacoustic imaging,” Medical Physics 43, 589-599 (2016).
• G. Xu, Z. Meng, J. Lin, C. X. Deng, P. L. Carson, J. B. Fowlkes, and X. Wang, “High resolution physio-chemical tissue analysis: toward non-invasive in vivo biopsy,” Scientific Reports 6, 16937 (2016).
• R. K. Keswani, C. Tian, T. Peryea, G. Girish, X. Wang, and G. R. Rosania, “Repositioning Clofazimine as a Macrophage-Targeting Photoacoustic Contrast Agent,” Scientific Report 6, 23528 (2016). PMCID: PMC4802322
• H. Lei, L. Johnson, S. Liu, D. Moons, T. Ma, Q. Zhou, M. Rice, J. Ni, X. Wang, P. Higgins, and G. Xu, “Characterizing intestinal inflammation and fibrosis in Crohn’s disease by photoacoustic imaging,” Biomed. Opt. Express 7(7), 2837-2848 (2016).
• M. Ye, M. Cao, J. Yuan, Y. Chen, Q. Cheng, C. Tao, X. Liu, and X. Wang, “Adaptive speed of sound correction with photoacoustic tomography for imaging quality optimization,” Chinese Optics Letters 14(8), 081701 (2016).
• T. Feng, Q. Li, C. Zhang, G. Xu, L. J. Guo, J. Yuan, and X. Wang, “Characterizing cellular morphology by photoacoustic spectrum analysis with an ultra-broadband optical ultrasonic detector,” Optics Express 24(17), 19853-19862 (2016). PMCID: PMC5025227
• C. Tian, T. Feng, C. Wang, S. Liu, Q. Cheng, D. E. Oliver, X. Wang, and G. Xu, “Non-contact photoacoustic imaging using a commercial heterodyne interferometer,” IEEE Sensors Journal 16(23), 8381-8388 (2016).
• M. Cao, T. Feng, J. Yuan, G. Xu, X. Wang, and P. L. Carson, “Spread spectrum photoacoustic tomography with image optimization,” IEEE Trans. Biomed. Circuits Syst. (2016).
• C. Tian, W. Qian, X. Shao, Z. Xie, X. Cheng, S. Liu, Q. Cheng, B. Liu, and X. Wang, “Plasmonic Nanoparticles with Quantitatively Controlled Bioconjugation for Photoacoustic Imaging of Live Cancer Cells,” Advanced Science 3(12), 1600237 (2016).

2015
• X. Shao, P. Schnau, W. Qian, and X. Wang, “Quantitatively understanding cellular uptake of gold nanoparticles via radioactivity analysis,” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 15(5) 3834-3838, (2015). PMCID: PMC4578661
• M. Cao, J. Yuan, S. Du, G. Xu, X. Wang, P. L. Carson, and X. Liu, “Full-view photoacoustic tomography using asymmetric distributed sensors optimized with compressed sensing method,” Biomedical Signal Processing and Control 21, 19-25 (2015).
• Y. Wang, J. Yuan, S. Du, X. Liu, and X. Wang, “Adaptive multi-sampled-based photoacoustic tomography with imaging quality optimization,” Chinese Optics Letters 13(6), 061001 (2015).
• J. Yin, F. Zhao, C. Tao, X. Wang, and X. Liu, “Listen to the chemical and histological information in biological tissue,” Chinese Chemical Letters 26(4), 395-400 (2015).
• G. Xu, J. B. Fowlkes, C. Tao, X. Liu, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic spectrum analysis for microstructure characterization in biological tissue: Analytical model,” Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology 41(5), 1473-1480 (2015). PMCID: PMC4355958
• X. Gao, C. Tao, X. Wang, and X. Liu, “Quantitative imaging of microvasculature in deep tissue with a spectrum-based photo-acoustic microscopy,” Optics Letters 40(6), 970-973 (2015).
• T. Feng, K. M. Kozloff, C. Tian, J. E. Perosky, Y.-S. Hsiao, S. Du, J. Yuan, C. X. Deng, and X. Wang, “Bone assessment via thermal photo-acoustic measurements,” Optics Letters 40(8), 1721-1724 (2015). PMCID: PMC4470252
• T. Feng, J. E. Perosky, K. M. Kozloff, G. Xu, Q. Cheng, S. Du, J. Yuan, C. X. Deng, and X. Wang, “Characterization of bone microstructure using photoacoustic spectrum analysis,” Optics Express 23(19), 25217-25224 (2015). PMCID: PMC4646513
• C. Tian, Z. Xie, M. Fabiilli, and X. Wang, “Imaging and sensing based on dual-pulse nonlinear photoacoustic contrast: a preliminary study on fatty liver,” Optics Letters 40(10), 2253-2256 (2015). PMCID: PMC4581454
• S. Wang, T. Chao, Y. Yang, X. Wang, and X. Liu, “Theoretical and experimental study of spectral characteristics of photoacoustic signal from Stochastic distributed particles,” IEEE Trans. Ultrason. Ferroelectr. Freq. Control 62(7), 1245-1255 (2015).
• C. Tian, Z. Xie, M. Fabiilli, S. Liu, C. Wang, Q. Cheng, and X. Wang, “Dual-pulse nonlinear photoacoustic technique: a practical investigation,” Biomedical Optics Express 6(8), 2923-2933 (2015). PMCID: PMC4541520
• Z. Chu, J. Yuan, S. Z. Pinter, O. D. Kripfgans, X. Wang, P. L. Carson, X. Liu, “Temperature imaging with speed of ultrasonic transmission tomography for medical treatment control: A physical model-based method,” Chinese Physics B 24(10), 104301-104306 (2015).
• G. Xu, M. C. David, J. Siddiqui, S. A. Tomlins, S. Huang, L. P. Kunju, J. T. Wei, and X. Wang, “Quantifying Gleason scores with photoacoustic spectral analysis: feasibility study with human tissues”, Biomedical Optics Express 6(12), 4781-4789 (2015). PMCID: PMC4679253
• S. Wang, C. Tao, X. Gao, X. Wang, and X. Liu, “Quantitative photoacoustic examination of abnormal particles hidden in a mixture of particles with non-uniform sizes,” Optics Express 23(25), 32253-32260 (2015).
• S.-L. Chen, L. J. Guo, and X. Wang, “All-optical photoacoustic microscopy,” Photoacoustics 3(4), 143-150 (2015).

2014
• G. Xu, Z.-X. Meng, J. D. Lin, J. Yuan, P. Carson, B. Joshi, and X. Wang, “The Functional Pitch of an Organ: Quantification of Tissue Texture with Photoacoustic Spectrum Analysis,” Radiology 271(1), 248-254 (2014). PMCID: PMC4127893
• X. Zhang, J. Yuan, S. Du, O. D. Kripfgans, X. Wang, and P. L. Carson, “Improved digital breast tomosynthesis images using automated ultrasound,” Medical Physics 41, 061911 (2014). PMCID: PMC4032424
• W. Li, J. Yuan, Q. Shen, Y. Yu, Y. Zhou, S. Du, X.-J. Liu, G. Xu, and X. Wang, “Novel Image Optimization Method for Joints Photoacoustic Tomography,” Chinese Physics Letter 31(5), 054302 (2014).
• S. Kaiplavil, A. Mandelis, X. Wang, and T. Feng, “Photothermal tomography for the functional and structural evaluation, and early mineral loss monitoring in bones,” Biomedical Optics Express 5(8), 2488-2502 (2014).
• A. Ray, A. Mukundan, Z. X. Xie, L. Karamchand, X. Wang, and R. Kopelman, “Highly stable polymer coated nano-clustered silver plates: a multimodal optical contrast agent for biomedical imaging,” Nanotechnology 25(44), 445104 (2014). PMCID: PMC4244271

2013
• G. Xu, J. R. Rajian, G. Girish, M. J. Kaplan, J. B. Fowlkes, P. L. Carson, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic and ultrasound dual-modality imaging of human peripheral joints,” J. Biomed. Opt. 18(1), 10502 (2013). PMCID: PMC3520078
• S. Wang, C. Tao, X. Wang, and X. Liu, “Quantitative detection of stochastic microstructure in turbid media by photoacoustic spectral matching,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 114102 (2013).
• A. Ray, H. K. Yoon, Y. E. Koo Lee, R. Kopelman, and X. Wang, “Sonophoric nanoprobe aided pH measurement in vivo using photoacoustic spectroscopy,” Analyst 138(11), 3126-3130 (2013). PMCID: PMC4111223
• J. R. Rajian, X. Shao, D. L. Chamberland, and X. Wang, “Characterization and treatment monitoring of inflammatory arthritis by photoacoustic imaging: a study on adjuvant-induced arthritis rat model,” Biomedical Optics Express 4(6), 900-908 (2013). PMCID: PMC3675868
• Y.-S. Hsiao, X. Wang, and C. X. Deng, “Dual-wavelength photoacoustic technique for monitoring tissue status during thermal treatments,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 18(6): 67003 (2013). PMCID: PMC3670975
• J. Yuan, G. Xu, Y. Yu, Y. Zhou, P. L. Carson, X. Wang, and X. Liu “Real-time photoacoustic and ultrasound dual-modality imaging system facilitated with graphics processing unit and code parallel optimization,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 18(8), 086001 (2013). PMCID: PMC3733419
• X. Shao, X. Wang, S. J. English, T. Desmond, P. S. Sherman, C. A. Quesada, and M. R. Piert, “Imaging of Carrageenan-Induced Local Inflammation and Adjuvant-Induced Systemic Arthritis with [11C]PBR28 PET”, Nuclear Medicine and Biology 40(7), 906-911 (2013). PMCID: PMC3788650
• S.-L. Chen, Z. Xie, L. J. Guo, and X. Wang, “A fiber-optic system for dual-modality photoacoustic microscopy and confocal fluorescence microscopy using miniature components,” Photoacoustics 1(2), 30-35 (2013). PMCID: PMC3899796
• Z. Xie, F. M. Hooi, J. B. Fowlkes, R. W. Pinsky, X. Wang and P. L. Carson, “Combined photoacoustic and acoustic imaging of human breast specimens in the mammographic geometry,” Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology 39(11), 2176-2184 (2013). PMCID: PMC3786015
• H. Zhang, P. R. Patel, Z. Xie, S. D. Swanson, X. Wang, and N. A. Kotov, “Tissue-compliant neural implants from microfabricated carbon nanotube multilayer composite,” ACS Nano 7(9), 7619-7629 (2013).
• H. K. Yoon, A. Ray, Y.-E. Koo Lee, G. Kim, X. Wang, and R. Kopelman, “Polymer-protein hydrogel nanomatrix for stabilization of indocyanine green towards targeted fluorescence and photoacoustic bio-imaging,” Journal of Materials Chemistry B 1, 5611-5619 (2013). PMCID: PMC3820374
• Z. Xie, S.-L. Chen, M. L. Fabiilli, J. B. Fowlkes, K. K. Shung, Q. Zhou, P. L. Carson, and X. Wang, “Simultaneous viewing of individual cells and ambient microvasculature using optical absorption and fluorescence contrasts,” Molecular Imaging 12(8), 1536 (2013). PMCID: PMC4060516

• S.-L. Chen, J. Burnett, D. Sun, X. Wei, Z. Xie, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic microcopy: a potential new tool for evaluation of angiogenesis inhibitor, ” Biomedical Optics Express 4(11), 2657-2666 (2013). PMCID: PMC3829558

2012
• D. Wu, C. Tao, X.-J. Liu, and X. Wang, “Influence of limited-view scanning on depth imaging of photoacoustic tomography,” Chinese Physics B 21(1), 014301 (2012).
• A. Ray, R. Kopelman, J. R. Rajian, X. Wang, and Y-E. Koo Lee, “Lifetime-based photoacoustic oxygen sensing in vivo,” J. Biomed. Opt. 17, 057004 (2012).
• Y. Yang, S. Wang, C. Tao, X. Wang, and X. Liu, “Photoacoustic tomography of tissue subwavelength microstructure with a narrowband and low frequency system,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 034105 (2012).
• J. R. Rajian, G. Girish, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic tomography to identify inflammatory arthritis,” J. Biomed. Opt. 17(9), 096013 (2012).
• S. L. Chen, Z. Xie, T. Ling, L. J. Guo, X. Wei, and X. Wang, “Miniaturized all-optical photoacoustic microscopy based on MEMS mirror scanning,” Optics Letters 37(20), 4263-4265 (2012).
• G. Xu, I. A. Dar, C. Tao, X. Liu, C. X. Deng, and X. Wang, “Photoacoustic spectrum analysis for microstructure characterization in biological tissue: A feasibility study,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 221102 (2012).

2011
• C. M. Chow, Y. Zhou, Y. Guo, T. B. Norris, X. Wang, C. Deng, and J. Y. Ye, “Broadband optical ultrasound sensor with a unique open-cavity structure,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 16(1), 017001 (2011).
• X. Wang, J. B. Fowlkes, J. M. Cannata, C. Hu, and P. L. Carson, “Photoacoustic Imaging with a Commercial Ultrasound System and a Custom Probe”, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 37, 484-492 (2011).
• R. E. Kumon, C. X. Deng, and X. Wang, “Frequency-domain analysis of photoacoustic imaging data from prostate adenocarcinoma tumors in a murine model,” Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 37(5), 834-839 (2011).
• X. Shao, A. Agarwal, J. R. Rajian, N. A. Kotov, and X. Wang, “Synthesis and bioevaluation of 125I-labeled gold nanorods,” Nanotechnology 22, 135102 (2011).
• Z. Xie, S. L. Chen, T. Ling, L. J. Guo, P. L. Carson, and X. Wang, “Pure optical photoacoustic microscopy,” Optics Express 19(10), 9027-9034 (2011).
• A. Agarwal, X. Shao, J. R. Rajian, D. L. Chamberland, N. A. Kotov, and X. Wang, “Dual mode imaging with radiolabeled gold nanorods,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 16, 051307 (2011).
• J. R. Rajian, M. L. Fabiilli, J. B. Fowlkes, P. L. Carson, and X. Wang, “Drug delivery monitoring by photoacoustic tomography with an ICG encapsulated double emulsion,” Optics Express 19, 14335-14347 (2011).
• A. Ray, X. Wang, Y.-E. K. Lee, H. J. Hah, G. Kim, T. Chen, D. A. Orringer, O. Sagher, X. Liu, and R. Kopelman, “Targeted blue nanoparticles as photoacoustic contrast agent for brain tumor delineation,” Nano Research 4(11), 1163-1173 (2011).
• S.L. Chen, Z. Xie, P. L. Carson, X. Wang, and L. J. Guo, “In vivo flow speed measurement of capillaries by photoacoustic spectroscopy,” Optics Letters 36(20), 4017-4019 (2011).
• X. Shao, H. Zhang, J. Rajian; D. Chamberland, P. Sherman, C. Quesada, A. Koch, N. Kotov, X. Wang, “125I-Labeled Gold Nanorods for Targeted Imaging of Inflammation,” ACS Nano 5(11), 8967-8973 (2011).
• Z. Xie, W. Roberts, P. Carson, X. Liu, C. Tao, and X. Wang, “Evaluation of bladder microvasculature with high-resolution photoacoustic imaging,” Optics Letters 36(24), 4815-4817 (2011).
• D. Wu, C. Tao, X. Liu, and X. Wang, “Limited-view photoacoustic tomography utilizing backscatterers as virtual transducers,” Applied Physics Letters 99, 244102 (2011).

Before 2010
• X. Zhang, W. Sheng, and X. Wang, “Displacement distribution of surface acoustic waves generated by spatial separation of optically generated charge carriers,” Materials Evaluation 58, 1402–1407 (2000).
• X. Zhang, W. Zhang, X. Wang, and L. Zhang, “Laser ultrasound characterization of chemically prepared nano-structured silver,” Applied Physics A 70, 573–580 (2000).
• X. Wang, X. Zhang, Y. Huang, and D. Xian, “Laser-generated ultrasound with an array of melting sources,” Applied Physics A 70, 203–209 (2000).
• Y. Zhang, X. Zhang, X. Wang, S. Zhang, C. Gao, J. Zhou, J. Yang, and L. Cai, “Elastic properties modification in aluminum alloy induced by laser-shock processing,” Materials Science and Engineering A 297, 138–143 (2001).
• X. Wang, and L.-H. Wang, “Propagation of polarized light in birefringent turbid media: time-resolved simulations,” Optics Express 9, 254–259 (2001).
• X. Wang, G. Yao, and L.-H. Wang, “Monte Carlo model and single-scattering approximation of polarized light propagation in turbid media containing glucose,” Applied Optics 41, 792–801 (2002).
• X. Wang, and L.-H. Wang “Propagation of polarized light in birefringent turbid media: a Monte Carlo study,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 7, 279–290 (2002).
• X. Wang, Y. Xu, M. Xu, S. Yokoo, E. S. Fry, and L.-H. Wang, “Photoacoustic tomography of biological tissues with high cross-section resolution: Reconstruction and experiment,” Medical Physics 29, 2799–2805 (2002).
• X. Wang, C. W. Sun, C. C. Yang, and L. V. Wang, “Polarized light propagation through scattering media: time-resolved Monte Carlo simulations and experiments,” Journal of Biomedical Optics 8, 608–617, (2003).
• X. Wang, Y. Pang, G. Ku, G. Stoica, and L. H. Wang “Three-dimensional laser-induced photoacoustic tomography of the mouse brain with the skin and skull intact,” Optics Letters 28, 1739–1741 (2003).
• X. Wang, Y. Pang, G. Ku, X. Xie, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Non-invasive laser-induced photoacoustic tomography for structural and functional in vivo imaging of the brain,” Nature Biotechnology 21, 803–806 (2003).
• Y. Wang, X. Xie, X. Wang, G. Ku, K. L. Bill, D. P. O’Neal, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Photoacoustic Tomography of a Nanoshell Contrast Agent in the in Vivo Rat Brain,” Nano Letters 4, 1689–1692 (2004).
• G. Ku, X. Wang, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Multiple-bandwidth photoacoustic tomography”, Physics in Medicine and Biology 49, 1329–1338 (2004).
• X. Wang, G. Ku, M. A. Wegiel, D. J. Bornhop, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Non-invasive photoacoustic angiography of animal brains in vivo with NIR light and an optical contrast agent,” Optics Letters 29, 730–732 (2004).
• G. Ku, X. Wang, X. Xie, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Imaging of tumor angiogenesis in rat brains in vivo by photoacoustic tomography,” Applied Optics 44, 770–775 (2005).
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