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Non-invasive monitoring of chronic liver disease via near-infrared and shortwave-infrared imaging of endogenous lipofuscin

Non-Invasive Imaging, SWIR, NIR-II, Liver Disease, Liver Necroinflammation, Liver Fibrosis
Mari Saif et al.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Medical University of Vienna
Nature Biomedical Engineering

X-ray-activated persistent luminescence nanomaterials for NIR-II imaging

Persistent Luminescence, High-Contrast Bioimaging, X-ray-Activated Nanoparticles, Second Near-Infrared Window (NIR-II), Core-Shell Engineering, Tunable NIR-II Persistent Luminescence, In vivo
Peng Pei, Fan Zhang, et al.
Fudan University, Hebei University, Joint School of National University of Singapore and Tianjin University
Nature Nanotechnology

Differential Responses of Transplanted Stem Cells to Diseased Environment Unveiled by A Molecular NIR-II Cell Tracker

Molecule Cell Tracker, Single Cell Cluster Tracking, NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging, Stem Cell Therapy, In vivo Imaging, Near-Infrared II (NIR-II), Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR), Life Sciences
Hao Chen, Zhen Cheng, et al.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, University of North Texas, Southern University of Science and Technology, Standford University, Central South University, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Science Partner Journal

Next-generation in vivo optical imaging with short-wave infrared quantum dots

SWIR, In-Vivo Imaging, Quantum Dots, Life Sciences
Oliver T. Bruns et al.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases and Sabri Ülker Center, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Nature Biomedical Engineering

Shortwave infrared fluorescence imaging with the clinically approved near-infrared dye indocyanine green

SWIR, Biomedical Imaging, Fluorescence Imaging, Near Infrared, Indocyanine Green
Jessica A. Carr et al.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Optical charge injection and coherent control of a quantum-dot spin-qubit emitting at telecom wavelengths

Solid-State Quantum Emitters, Manipulable Spin-Qubits, Quantum Communication, Long-Distance Quantum Networks, Telecom Bands
Łukasz Dusanowski, Sven Höfling, et al.
Princeton University, University of Stuttgart, University of Würzburg
Nature Communications

Fabrication of semiconducting polymer-blend dots with strong near-infrared fluorescence and afterglow luminescence for bioimaging

Semiconducting Polymer, Near-Infrared II (NIR-II), Afterglow Luminescence, Multimodal Imaging
Feng Lu, Wei Huang, et al.
Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications, Northwestern Polytechnical University
Dyes and Pigments

Albumin-Consolidated AIEgens for Boosting Glioma and Cerebrovascular NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging

In Vivo NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging, Second Near-Infrared Window, AIE Nanoprobes, Brain Diseases, Albumin, Rodent Models, Cells, Peptides and Proteins, Biopolymers, Tumors
Duyang Gao, Zonghai Sheng, et al.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Construction of adipose tissue using a silica expander capsule and cell sheet-assembled of decellularized adipose tissue

NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging, Tissue Engineered Adipose, Silica Expander Capsule, Decellularized Adipose Tissue, Shortwave Infrared Angiography
Zhu Zhu, Yixin Zhang, et al.
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
Acta Biomaterialia

Hybrid Nanoplatform: Enabling a Precise Antitumor Strategy via Dual-Modal Imaging-Guided Photodynamic/Chemo-/Immunosynergistic Therapy

Lanthanide-Doped Nanoparticles, Upconversion, Photoswitch, Photodynamic Therapy, Theranostics, Immunogenic Cell Death, NIR-IIb Imaging Guidance
Haoran Chen, Yulei Chang, et al.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Northeastern University
ACS Nano

Site-controlled telecom-wavelength single-photon emitters in atomically-thin MoTe2

Micro-Photoluminescence Measurements, Quantum Emitters, Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Dichalcogenides, Quantum Communication
Huan Zhao, Han Htoon, et al.
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Nature Communications

Brightening up Biology: Advances in Luciferase Systems for in Vivo Imaging

Bioluminescent Probes, Biological Imaging, Bioluminescence, Rodent Models, Cells
Shirley Liu, John A. Ronald, et al.
The University of Western Ontario, Stanford University
ACS Chemical Biology

Rapid genetic screening with high quality factor metasurfaces

Optical Characterization, Genetic Analysis Methods, Label-Free Genetic Screening
Jack Hu, Jennifer A. Dionne, et al.
Stanford University, ETH Zurich, Stanford University School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis

NaGdF4:Nd@NaGdF4 Core-Shell Down-Conversion Nanoparticles as NIR-II Fluorescent Probes for Targeted Imaging of Bacteria

NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging, Down-Conversion Nanoparticles, Second Near-Infrared (NIR-II), Bacterial Infections, Vancomycin, Targeted Fluorescence Imaging, Infectious Diseases
Leilei Sun, Qingyun Cai, et al.
Hunan University, Flux Photon Corporation
ACS Applied Nano Materials

Cold-induced Conversion of Connective Tissue Skeleton in Brown Adipose Tissues

Brown Adipose Tissue, Cold Stimuli, Collagen Fibers, Extravasation, Near Infrared Fluorescence Microscopy
Masako Yudasaka, Hiromichi Kataura, et al.
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Meijo University, Hokkaido University, Tokyo Medical and Dental University,National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Japan Society of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry

A hybrid erbium(III)–bacteriochlorin near-infrared probe for multiplexed biomedical imaging

Multiplexed Bioimaging, Monitoring Biological Processes, In vivo Imaging, Near-Infrared (NIR) Imaging, NIR-to-NIR Downconversion Spectra, Dynamic Circulatory and Metabolic Processes
Ting Wang, Fan Zhang, et al.
Fudan University, East China University of Science and Technology, ShanghaiTech University, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Nature Materials

High Optical-Throughput Spectroscopic Singlet Oxygen and Photosensitizer Luminescence Dosimeter for Monitoring of Photodynamic Therapy

Singlet Oxygen Luminescence Dosimeter, Near-Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy, Photodynamic Therapy, Photosensitizer Luminescence
Youbo Zhao, Steven J. Davis, et al.
Physical Sciences Inc., Dartmouth College
Journal of Biophotonics

Optical Charge Injection and Full Coherent Control of Spin-Qubit in the Telecom C-band Emitting Quantum Dot

Spin Control, Hole Qubit, Quantum Dot, Telecom C-Band, Emission, Near-Infrared II (NIR-II), Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR)
Lukasz Dusanowski, Sven Höfling, et al.
University of Würzburg, Princeton University, University of Stuttgart, University of St. Andrews

Improved functionality of Ligilactobacillus salivarius Li01 in alleviating colonic inflammation by layer-by-layer microencapsulation

In Vivo Imaging System, Gut Microbiota, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Near-Infrared II (NIR-II), Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR)
Mingfei Yao, Lanjuan Li, et al.
Zhejiang University, Chinese Academy of Sciences
npj Biofilms and Micobiomes

Differential Responses of Transplanted Stem Cells to Diseased Environment Unveiled by a Molecular NIR-II Cell Tracker

NIR-II Emission Spectroscopy, Stem Cell Therapy, Regenerative Medicine, Clinical Translation, In vivo Cell Distribution, Molecular Cell Tracker, Near-Infrared-II, NIR-II, Life Sciences, Low Cytotoxicity
Hao Chen, Zhen Cheng, et al.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Stanford University, University of North Texas, Southern University of Science and Technology, Central South University, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

Visualizing Tumors in Real Time: A Highly Sensitive PSMA Probe for NIR-II Imaging and Intraoperative Tumor Resection

Fluorescence, Biological Imaging, Rodent Models, Probes, Intraoperative Guidance, Tumours, Near-Infrared II (NIR-II), Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR)
Longfie Zhang, Mengchao Cui, et al.
Beijing Normal University,  Chinese Academy of Sciences, Peking University First Hospital
Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Identification of Two Regimes of Carrier Thermalization in PbS Nanocrystal Assemblies

Excitons, Quantum Dots, Absorption, Layers, Power, Nanocrystals, Photoluminescence Measurements
Augustin Caillas, Aloyse Degiron, et al.
Université de Paris, Sorbonne Université
The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters

En route to single-step, two-phase purification of carbon nanotubes facilitated by high-throughput spectroscopy

Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTs), Single-Chirality SWCNTs, Two-Phase Extraction, Near-Infrared (NIR) Excitation-Emission Photoluminescence Spectroscopy
Blazej Podlesny, Dawid Janas, et al.
Silesian University of Technology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Scientific Reports

Photochromism and Persistent Luminescence in Ni-Doped ZnGa2O4 Transparent Glass-Ceramics: Toward Optical Memory Applications

SWIR/NIR-II Luminescence, Electron Paramagentic Resonance Spectroscopy, Photochroism, Materials, Irradiation
Victor Castaing, Bruno Viana, et al.
Université de Paris, PSL Research University, Université Orléans
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C

Real-time intraoperative glioma diagnosis using fluorescence imaging and deep convolutional neural networks

Human Glioma, Tumor Boundaries, Clinical Surgery, Intraoperative Brain Tumor Imaging System, Fluorescent imaging, Artificial Intelligence, Near-Infrared II (NIR-II), Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR)
Biluo Shen, Jie Tian, et al.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Capital Medical University
European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Synthetic control over the binding configuration of luminescent sp3-defects in single-walled carbon nanotubes

Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTS), Quantum-Light Sources, Near-Infrared, Photoluminescence Lifetimes, Single-Photon Emission
Simon Settele, Jana Zaumseil, et al.
Universität Heidelberg, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Nature Communications

Site-specific Protein Conjugation onto Fluorescent Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes

Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTs), Photostable Optical Emitters, Biosensing, Life Sciences, Protein Immobilization, Near-Infrared Fluorescence, NIR
Vitalijs Zubkovs, Ardemis Anoush Boghossian, et al.
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, University of Freiburg, Sharif University of Technology
Chemistry of Materials

Organic NIR-II molecule with long blood half-life for in vivo dynamic vascular imaging

Vessel Dysfunction, Preclinical Research, Continuous Real-Time Monitoring, NIR-II, High Resolution, Fast Feedback, Long Blood Circulation Time, Dynamic Vascular Processes
Benhao Li et al.
Fudan University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Affiliated Sixth People’s Hospital
Nature Communications

PbS/CdS Quantum Dot Room-Temperature Single-Emitter Spectroscopy Reaches the Telecom O and S Bands via an Engineered Stability

Thickness, Quantum Dots, Cadmium Sulfide, Quantum Mechanics, Ion Exchange
Sachidananda Krishnamurthy, Jennifer A. Hollingsworth, et al.
Los Alamos National Laboratory, The University of Texas at Dallas
ACS Nano

Spontaneous Emission of Vector Vortex Beams

Spontaneous Emission, Incoherent Quantum Emitters, Vector Beams, Colloidal Quantum Dots
Domitille Schanne, Aloyse Degiron et al.
Physical Review Applied

Population of Exciton–Polaritons via Luminescent sp3 Defects in Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

Functionalization, Excitons, Polaritons, Cavities, Carbon Nanotubes, Strong Coupling, Radiative Pumping, Quantum Defects
Jan. M. Lüttgens, Jana Zaumsil, et al.
Universität Heidelberg
ACS Photonics

High-efficiency metadevices for bifunctional generations of vectorial optical fields

Bifunctional Metasurfaces, Local Polarization Distributions, Pancharatnam-Berry Phase, Resonance Phase, Spin-Decoupled Functionalities, Vectorial Optical Fields
Dongyi Wang, Lei Zhou et al.
Fudan University

Optical fibres with embedded two-dimensional materials for ultrahigh nonlinearity

Nonlinear Optical Fibers, Nonlinear Two-Dimensional Material, Direct Growth
Yonggang Zuo, Zhongfan Liu et al.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Peking University, Beijing Institute of Technology, Fudan University, Aalto University
Nature Nanotechnology

Illuminating Platinum Transportation while Maximizing Therapeutic Efficacy by Gold Nanoclusters via Simultaneous Near-Infrared-I/II Imaging and Glutathione Scavenging

Visualized Tumor Therapy, Second Near-Infrared Bioimaging, Glutathione Scavenging, Theranostics, Patient-Derived Xenograft Model
Yuanyuan Yang, Zhiqiang Yu et al.
Southern Medical University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Peking University Cancer Hospital & Institute, Peking University, Tianjin University
ACS Nano

Second window near-infrared dosimeter (NIR2D) system for radiation dosimetry

Second Near-Infrared Window Dosimeter, Real-Time Radiation, Clinical Megavoltage Beams, Lanthanide-Based Rare-Earth Nano-Phosphors, Dose Linearity, Dose Rate Dependency, Energy Dependency
Tae Jin Kim et al.
Stanford University
Physics in Medicine & Biology

Monodisperse and Water-Soluble Quantum Dots for SWIR Imaging via Carboxylic Acid Copolymer Ligands

Quantum Dots, Ligands, Monomers, Biological Imaging, Probes, In Vivo Imaging, Small Animal Imaging
Daniel M. Montana et al.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

First-in-human liver-tumour surgery guided by multispectral fluorescence imaging in the visible and near-infrared-I/II windows

NIR-II, Fluorescence Imaging, Biological Tissue, Enhanced Contrast, Fluorescence-Guided Surgical Resection
Zhenhua Hu et al.
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, The Affiliated Hospital of Southwest Medical University, Xidian University, Stanford University
Nature Biomedical Engineering

The Photophysical Properties of Triisopropylsilyl-ethynylpentacene—A Molecule with an Unusually Large Singlet-Triplet Energy Gap—In Solution and Solid Phases

Singlet Exciton Fission, Triplet State, Molecular Photophysics, Polyacene, Photoacoustic Calorimetry, Excimer
Fabio A. Schaberle et al.
University of Coimbra, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Newcastle University, Duzce University

Ferroelectric Sr3Sn2O7:Nd3+: A New Multipiezo Material with Ultrasensitive and Sustainable Near‐Infrared Piezoluminescence

Mechanoluminescence, Multipiezo Materials, Near-Infrared Emission, Piezoluminescence
Dong Tu et al.
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Wuhan University, Kyushu University,  Kyushu Institute of Technology, University of California, Saga University
Advanced Materials

Modular nonlinear hybrid plasmonic circuit

Photonic Integrated Circuits, PICs, Nanotechnology, Telecommunications, Quantum, Nanofabrication, Silicon-On-Insulator Waveguide
Alessandro Tuniz et al.
The University of Sydney,  Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena, Technische Universität Braunschweig
Nature Communications

Considerations for NIR-I and short-wave infrared (SWIR) fluorescence imaging within a clinical operating room

Short-wave infrared, SWIR, Fluorescence-Guided Surgery, FGS, High Resolution Imaging, Background Correction
B. K. Byrd et al.
Dartmouth College

Directly crosslinked dextran gels for SWCNT separation

Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes, Metal Separation, Semiconductor Separation
Guowei Wang et al.
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Chinese Academy of Sciences

Observation of gain-pinned dissipative solitons in a microcavity laser

Dissipative Solitons, Microcavity Lasers, Pulsed Optical Pump
Maciej Pieczarka et al.
Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, The Australian National University, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Universität Würzburg, University of St. Andrews

A General Strategy to Encapsulate Semiconducting Polymers within PEGylated Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Optical Imaging and Drug Delivery

Drug Delivery, Mesoporous Silica, NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging, Optical Imaging, Semiconducting Polymers
Feng Lu et al.
Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications, Liaocheng University, Northwestern Polytechnical University
Particle and Particle Systems Characterization

Improving Quantum Yield of a NIR‐II Dye by Phenylazo Group

Quantum Yields, Second Near-Infrared Fluorescent Probes, Substituent Effects, Tumors
Ling’e Zhang et al.
Nanjing University, Nanjing University Posts & Telecommunications, Southeast University
Advanced Healthcare Materials

NIR-II Fluorescence Endoscopy for Targeted Imaging of Colorectal Cancer

SWIR Fluorescence Imaging, Life Science, Bio/In Vivo Imaging, Biosensing, Cancer Research/Detection
Yongkuan Suo et al.
Northeastern University, Jining Medical University,  Fourth Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Stanford University
Advanced Healthcare Materials

Synthetic molecular recognition nanosensor paint for microalbuminuria

PL Spectroscopy, Life Science, Biosensing, Carbon Nanotubes, Nanoprobe development, NIR II/SWIR Spectroscopy
Januka Budhathoki-Uprety et al.
North Carolina State University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical College
Nature Communications

Brightening of Long, Polymer-Wrapped Carbon Nanotubes by sp3 Functionalization in Organic Solvents

Hyperspectral, PL Imaging, PL Spectroscopy, Material Science, Carbon Nanotubes, Excitons, Colloids
Felix J. Berger et al.
Universität Heidelberg
ACS Nano

Nearly perfect near-infrared luminescence efficiency of Si nanocrystals: A comprehensive quantum yield study employing the Purcell effect

Nanophotonics, Quantum Dots, Nanotechnology, Microspectroscopy, Silicon Nanocrystals
J. Valenta et al.
Charles University, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Albert-Ludwigs Universität Freiburg, Australian National University
Scientific Reports

Facile one-pot synthesis of monodispersed NIR-II emissive silver sulfide quantum dots

Silver Sulfide, NIR-II, Quantum Dots, Bio-Imaging
Feng Lu et al.
Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications, Sichuan University of Science and Engineering, Liaocheng University
Inorganic Chemistry Communications

Increasing the penetration depth of temporal focusing multiphoton microscopy for neurobiological applications

Temporal Focusing, Multiphoton Microscopy, Quantum Dots, Fluorescence Microscopy, Neurophotonics
Christopher J Rowlands et al.
Imperial College London,  Helmholtz Zentrum München, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics

In vivo optical bioimaging by using Nd-doped LaF3 luminescent nanorods in the second near-infrared window

NIR-II In-Vivo Imaging, Rare-Earth Nanosensor Development, Real-Time Tracking, Downshifting Luminescence
Shouyan Cheng et al.
Hunan Normal University
Journal of Rare Earths

A 2D imaging dosimeter for photodynamic therapy

Life Science, Cancer Research/Detection, Radiation Therapy, NIR II/SWIR Imaging, Singlet Oxygen Imaging
Y. Zhao et al.
Physical Sciences Inc., Dartmouth College
Optical Methods for Tumor Treatment and Detection: Mechanisms and Techniques in Photodynamic Therapy XXVIII

Anti-quenching NIR-II molecular fluorophores for in vivo high-contrast imaging and pH sensing

Life Science, Bio/In Vivo Imaging, Nanoprove Development, NIR II/SWIR Imaging
Shengfeng Wang et al.
Fudan University
Nature Communications

808nm laser-triggered NIR-II emissive rare-earth nanoprobes for small tumor detection and blood vessel imaging

Life Science, NIR II In Vivo Imaging, Rare-Earth Luminescent Nanorods, Small Tumor Detection, Blood Vessel Imaging
Xiaolong Li et al.
Hunan Normal University
Materials Science and Engineering: C

Dielectric Metasurfaces for Complete and Independent Control of Optical Amplitude and Phase

Metasurfaces, Meta-atoms, Computer-Generated Holography
Adam C. Overvig et al.
Columbia University, Brookhaven National Laboratory

Fabrication of Red Blood Cell-Based Multimodal Theranostic Probes for Second Near-Infrared Window Fluorescence Imaging-Guided Tumor Surgery and Photodynamic Therapy.

Second Near-Infrared Fluorescence, Indocyanine Green, Tumor Surgery, Oxygen Delicery, Photodynamic Therapy
Peiyuan Wang et al.

Fasting-dependent Vascular Permeability Enhancement in Brown Adipose Tissues Evidenced by Using Carbon Nanotubes as Fluorescent Probes

Biological Tissue, Fluid Kinetics, In-Vivo, Fluorescent Probes, Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
Masako Yudasaka et al.
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Meijo University, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Hokkaido University
Scientific Reports

Cherenkov Excited Short-Wavelength Infrared Fluorescence Imaging in Vivo With External Beam Radiation

Cherenkov Emissions, Linear Accelerator, LINAC, Quantum Dots, Fluorescence Imaging, Radiation, SWIR
Xu Cao et al.
Thayer School of Engineering, Xidian University
Journal of Biomedical Optics

Spinning-disc confocal microscopy in the second near-infrared window (NIR-II)

NIR-II Fluorescent Imaging, Spinning-Disc Confocal Laser Microscopy, Bioanalytes, NIR Particles
Vitalijs Zubkovs et al.
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Scientific Reports

Carbon nanotubes as emerging quantum-light sources

Electroluminescence, Photoluminescence, SWIR, Semiconducting Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes
X. He et al.
Los Alamos National Laboratory, University of Münster, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Université Paris Diderot,
Nature Materials

1064 nm Dispersive Raman Micro-Spectroscopy and Optical Trapping of Pharmaceutical Aerosols

Fluorescence, Raman Spectroscopy, Aerosols, Quantum Mechanics Lasers
Peter J. Gallimore et al.
University of Cambridge, University of Birmingham, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
Analytical Chemistry

Trion-Polariton Formation in Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Microcavities

Excitons, Absorption, Polaritons, Carbon Nanotubes, Doping
Charles Möhl et al.
Universität Heidelberg, Penn State University, University of St. Andrews
ACS Photonics