Hongyun Wang, PhD

Research Associate

Hongyun Wang, PhD

Research Associate
Hongyun Wang, PhD

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Education and Training


Research Fellow, Molecular Biology Program, Qu Lab


PhD, Biophysical Chemistry
Boston University, Boston, MA


BS, Physical Chemistry
University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), China


H. Wang, L. Wu, B. M. Reinhard, “Scavenger Receptor Mediated Endocytosis of Silver Nanoparticles into J774A.1 Macrophages is Heterogeneous”, ACS Nano, 6, 7122 (2012)

H. Wang, G. Rong, B. Yan, L. Yang, B. M. Reinhard, “Optical Sizing of Immunolabel Clusters through Multispectral Plasmon Coupling Microscopy”, Nano Lett., 11, 498 (2011).

H. Wang, B. M. Reinhard “Monitoring Simultaneous Distance and Orientation Changes in Discrete Pairs of DNA Linked Gold Nanoparticles”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 113, 11215 (2009).

G. Rong†, H. Wang†, B. M. Reinhard “Insights from a Nanoparticle Minuet: Two-Dimensional Membrane Profiling through Silver Plasmon Ruler Tracking”, Nano Lett., 10, 230 (2010) († Equally Contributed)

L. Yang, H. Wang, B. Yan, B. M. Reinhard, “Calibration of Silver Plasmon Rulers in the 1-25nm Separation Range: Experimental Indications of Distinct Plasmon Coupling Regimes”, J. Phys. Chem. C., 114, 4901 (2010).

G. Rong, H. Wang, L. R. Skewis, B. M. Reinhard, “Resolving Sub-Diffraction Limit Encounters in Nanoparticle Tracking Using Live Cell Plasmon Coupling Microscopy”, Nano Lett., 8, 3386 (2008).

J. Wang, S. V. Boriskina, H. Wang, B. M. Reinhard, “Illuminating Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Densities on Filopodia through Plasmon Coupling”, ACS Nano, 5, 6619 (2011).

H. Wang, G. Rong, L. Yang, B. M. Reinhard, “Silver plasmon rulers as probes in polarization-resolved plasmon coupling microscopy”, Proc. SPIE, DOI:10.1117/12.874244 (2011)

H. Wang, L. R. Skewis, G. Rong, B. M. Reinhard, “Resolving subdiffraction-limit distances”, SPIE Newsroom, DOI: 10.1117/2.1200901.1452 (2009).