Biological and Applied Nanotechnology Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

 †Undergraduate Researcher, ††High School Researcher, *Corresponding Author (if not last author), **Equally Contributing Authors


Table of Contents Graphic Showing DNA Caged NPs

E. Jergens, J.O. Winter, Nanoparticles caged with DNA nanostructures (2022), Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 74: 278-284. []

Controlled Release for Agriculture

P. Lee, X. Lin, F. Khan, A.E. Bennett, J.O. Winter (2022). Translating Controlled Release Systems from Biomedicine to Agriculture, Frontiers in Biomaterials Science, 1:1011877. [doi: 10.3389/fbiom.2022.1011877

Table of contents graphic Nanoscale 2022

K.H. Lee, B.A. Noesges, C. McPherson, Faiz Khan, L.J. Brillson, J.O. Winter (2022). Oxidation of Quantum Dots Encapsulated in Block Copolymer Micelles as a Function of Polymer Terminal Charge, Nanoscale, 14, 11779-11789. [DOI]


TOC Graphic from Frontiers in Nanotechnology

K.H. Lee, F.N. Khan, L. Cosby, G. Yang, J.O. Winter, Polymer Concentration Maximizes Encapsulation Efficiency in Electrohydrodynamic Mixing Nanoprecipitation, Frontiers in Nanotechnology, 3: 719210. []

Graphs showing toxicity of QDs with ligand coatings, but not micelles

Q. Fan, A. Dehankar, T. Porter, J.O. Winter (2021), Effect of Micelle Encapsulation on Toxicity of CdSe/ZnS and Mn-doped ZnSe Quantum Dots, Coatings, 11: 895. [doi:10.3390/coatings11080895]

Table of contents graphic showing electrohydrodynamic emulsification leading to nanoparticle formation

K.H. Lee, M. Ireland†, B.L. Miller, B.E. Wyslouzil, and J.O. Winter (2021), Synthesis of polymer nanoparticles via electrohydrodynamic emulsification-mediated self-assembly, J Coll Interface Sci, 586:445-456. [doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2020.10.108]


Graphical abstract showing magnetic nanoparticle sedimentation

J Gómez-Pastora, X Wu, N Sundar, J Alawi, G Nabar, JO Winter, M Zborowski, JJ Chalmers (2020). Self-Assembly and sedimentation of 5 nm SPIONs using horizontal, high magnetic fields and gradientsSeparation and Purification Technology, 248: 117012. [DOI: 10.1016/j.seppur.2020.117012]

Table of contents graphic showing 3D culture model and mesenchymal to amoeboid transition with increasing HA content

Y. Cui, S. Cole, J. Pepper, J.J. Otero, J.O. Winter (2020). Hyaluronic acid induces ROCK-dependent amoeboid migration in glioblastoma cells, Biomaterials Science, 8: 4821 – 4831. [DOI: 10.1039/D0BM00505C]

Table of contents graphic showing lutein encapsulation in polymer nanoparticles using electrohydrodynamic mixing

L.E. Cosby, K.H. Lee, T. Knobloch, C. Weghorst, J. Winter (2020), Comparative encapsulation efficiency of lutein in micelles synthesized via batch and high throughput methods, Int J Nanomedicine, 15, 8217-8230. [doi:10.2147/IJN.S259202]

Graphical Abstract showing experimental set up and wound healing assay
MA Calhoun, Y Cui, EE Elliott†, X Mo, JJ Otero, JO Winter (2020). MicroRNA-mRNA interactions at Low Levels of compressive Solid Stress Implicate mir-548 in increased Glioblastoma cell MotilityScientific Reports, 10:311. [DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-56983-x]
Table of contents graphic showing assembly of fluroescent and magnetic nanocomposites

KD Mahajan, G Ruan, G Vieira, T Porter†, JJ Chalmers, R Sooryakumar, JO Winter (2020). Biomolecular detection, tracking, and manipulation using a magnetic nanoparticle-quantum dot platform. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 8: 3534 -3541. [DOI: 10.1039/C9TB02481F]



Table of contents graphic showing DNA-NP hinge composites opening and closing
JA Johnson, A Dehankar, JO Winter, CE Castro (2019). Reciprocal Control of Hierarchical DNA Origami-Nanoparticle AssembliesNano Letters, 19(12): 8469-75. [DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b02786]
Table of contents graphic showing FRET between AuNPs and QDs
A Dehankar, T Porter†, JA Johnson, CE Castro, JO Winter (2019). Compact quantum dot surface modification to enable emergent behaviors in quantum dot-DNA compositesThe Journal of Chemical Physics, 151(14): 144706. [DOI: 10.1063/1.5124690]
Schematic of DNA origami nanomachine and nanoparticle composites
J.A. Johnson, A. Dehankar, A. Robbins, P. Kabtiyal, E. Jergens, K.H. Lee, E. Johnston-Halperin, M. Poirier, C.E. Castro, J. O. Winter (2019), The Path Towards Functional Nanoparticle-DNA Origami CompositesMaterials Science and Engineering: R: Reports, 138: 153-209. [DOI: 10.1016/j.mser.2019.06.003]
Table of Contents Graphic Showing Stable QDs on the left and precipitating QDs on the right in MES buffer
K.H. Lee, T. Porter†, J.O. Winter (2019). Fluorescence Loss of Commercial Aqueous Quantum Dots during Preparation for BioimagingMRS Communications, 9(2): 702-709. [DOI: 10.1557/mrc.2019.41]
Table of contents graphic showing different modules of stress in brain tissue linear elastic, modified stress relaxation, and the fracational Zener analysis
M.A. Calhoun, S.A. Bentil, E. Elliott†, J.J. Otero, J.O. Winter. R.B. Dupaix (2019), Beyond Linear Elastic Modulus: Viscoelastic Models for Brain and Brain Mimetic Hydrogels, ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering5(8): 3964-3973. [DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.8b01390]
Table of Contents Graphic showing experimental design of glioma cells growing on electrospun fiber mats in different configurations
M.A. Calhoun, S.S. Chowdhury†, T. Nelson, J.J. Lannutti, R.B. Dupaix, J.O. Winter (2019), Effect of Electrospun Fiber Mat Thickness and Support Method on Cell MorphologyNanomaterials, 9:4, 644-657. [DOI: 10.3390/nano9040644]
Table of contents graphic showing polymer nanoparticle formation via electrohydrodynamic mixing
K.H. Lee, G. Yang†, B. E. Wyslouzil, J.O. Winter (2019), Electrohydrodynamic Mixing-Mediated Nanoprecipitation for Polymer Nanoparticle Synthesis, ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 1:4, 691-700. [DOI: 10.1021/acsapm.8b00206]


Table of contents graphic showing formation of large nanoparticle aggregates passivated by block copolymers
G.M. Nabar, J.O. Winter, and B.E. Wyslouzil (2018), Nanoparticle packing within block copolymer micelles prepared by the interfacial instability method, Soft Matter, 14: 3324-2225. [DOI: 10.1039/C8SM00425K]
Table fo contents granpic showing structure and drug loading of micelles, polydots, and polymer nanoparticles
G.M. Nabar; K.D. Mahajan, M. Calhoun, A.D. Duong, M. Souva; J. Xu, C. Czeisler, V. Puduvalli, J.J. Otero, B.E. Wyslouzil, J.O Winter (2018), Micelle-Templated, Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Nanoparticles for Hydrophobic Drug Delivery, International Journal of Nanomedicine, 13: 351–366. [DOI: 10.2147/IJN.S142079]
Table of contents graphic showing schematic and experiment of magnetic quantum dots detaching microtubules from kinesin coated surfaces
K.D. Mahajan, Y. Cui, C.J. Dorcena, N. Bouxsein, G.D. Bachand, J.J. Chalmers, J.O. Winter (2018). Magnetic Quantum Dots Steer and Detach Microtubules from Kinesin-Coated Surfaces, Biotechnology Journal, 13: 1700402. [PMID: 28941258, DOI: 10.1002/biot.201700402]
Table of contents graphic showing compound electrospray droplet yielding polymer nanoparticles
M.S. Souva, G.M. Nabar, J.O. Winter, B.E. Wyslouzil (2018), Morphology of block copolymer micelles formed via electrospray enabled interfacial instability. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 512: 411-418. [DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2017.10.087]


Table of contents graphic showing schematic of magnetic bead attached to a cell
K.D. Mahajan, G.M. Nabar, W. Xue, M. Anghelina, N. Moldovan, J. Chalmers, J. Winter (2017), Mechanotransduction Effects on Endothelial Cell Proliferation via CD31 and VEGFR2: Implications for Immunomagnetic Separation. Biotechnology Journal, 12(9): 1600750. [PMCID: PMC5633046]
Table of contents graphic showing cell in matrix (schematic) and imaging of a cell in a hydrogel matrix
A. Short, C. Czeisler, B. Stocker†, S. Cole, J. Otero, J.O. Winter (2017). Imaging Cell-Matrix Interactions in Three-Dimensional Collagen Hydrogel Culture Systems. Macromolecular Bioscience, 17(6): 1600478. [doi: 10.1002/mabi.201600478, PMCID: PMC5584540]
Table of contents graphic showing PTBP1 staining in two brain regions
B. Kaya, E. Goceri, F.S. Abas, B. Elder, V. Puduvalli, J. Winter, M. Gurcan, J.J. Otero (2017). Automated fluorescent miscroscopic image analysis of PTBP1 expression in glioma, PLoS One, 12(3): e0170991. [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0170991, PMCID: PMC5345755]


Table of contents graphic showing neurospheres cultured on electrospun fibers with two different diameters
C. Czeisler**, A.R Short**, T. Nelson, P. Gygli, C.M. Ortiz, F.P Catacutan, B. Stocker†, J. Cronin, J. Lannutti, J.O. Winter, and J.J. Otero (2016). Surface Topography During Neural Stem Cell Differentiation Regulates Cell Migration and Cell Morphology. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 524:3485-3502 [doi: 10.1002/cne.24078]
Table of contents graphic showing MagDots schematic and TEM
K.D. Mahajan, G. Ruan, C.J. Dorcena, G. Nabar,  G. Vieira, N. Bouxsein, J.J. Chalmers, G.D. Bachand, R. Sooryakumar, J.O. Winter (2016). Steering Microtubule Shuttle Transport with Dynamically Controlled Magnetic Fields. Nanoscale, 8:8641-8649. [doi: 10.1039/C5NR08529B.]


Table of contents graphic showing glioblastoma migration along vessels and electrospun fibers used ot mimic vascular tracts
J. Grodecki, S. Rao, A. Short, J. Otero, J. Lannutti, A. Sarkar, J. Winter (2015). Glioma-Astrocyte Interactions on White Matter Tract-Mimetic Aligned Electrospun Nanofibers, Biotechnology Progress, 31(5):1406-1415. [DOI: 10.1002/btpr.2123]
Table of contents graphic showing bone regeneration proess schematic
A.R. Short, A. Deshmukh†, D. Koralla†, B. Stocker†, B. Wissel†, M. Calhoun, D. Dean, J.O. Winter, Hydrogels that allow and facilitate bone repair, remodeling, and regeneration (2015). Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 3: 7818-7830. [DOI: 10.1039/C5TB01043H]


Table of Contents graphic showing schematic of a block copolymer nanoparticle encapuslating inorganic quantum dots and superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles

G. Nabar, J.O. Winter (2014). (Invited) Block-Copolymer Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications, Chemical Engineering Progress, November 2014, 51.

Table of contents graphic showing breast cancer cells growing on petri dishes, random electrospun fibers, and aligned electrospun fibers.
M.T. Nelson, A. Short, S.L. Cole, A.C. Gross, J. Winter, T.D. Eubank, J.J. Lannutti (2014). Preferential, Enhanced Breast Cancer Cell Migration on Biomimetic Electrospun Nanofiber 'Cell Highways', BMC Cancer, 14: 825. [PMCID:PMC4236463]
Table of contents graphic showing composition of glioma tumor microenvironment
S.S. Rao, J.J. Lannutti, M.S. Viapiano, A. Sarkar, J.O. Winter (2014). Toward 3D Biomimetic Models to Understand the Behavior of Glioblastoma Multiforme Cells. Tissue Engineering Part B Reviews. 20(4): 314-327. [PMCID: PMC4128251]
Table of contents graphic showing schematic of aerosolized interfacial instability method
A.D. Duong, G. Ruan, K. Mahajan, J.O. Winter, B.E. Wyslouzil (2014). Scalable, semi-continuous production of micelles encapsulating nanoparticles via electrospray. Langmuir. 30(14): 3939-3948. [doi: 10.1021/la404679r, PMID:24635446]
Table of contents graphic showing tetrapod shaped Mn-doped ZnSe quantum dots encapsulated in micelles
J. Xu, Q. Fan, K.D. Mahajan, G. Ruan, A. Herrington, K.F. Tehrani, P. Kner, J.O. Winter (2014), Micelle-templated composite quantum dots for super-resolution imaging, Nanotechnology. 25(19): 195601. [doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/25/19/195601, PMID:24762566]


Table of cotnents graphic showing schematic for cell and molecular isolation usign mgnetic quantum dots

K.D. Mahajan, Q. Fan, J. Dorcéna, G. Ruan, J.O. Winter (2013). Magnetic Quantum Dots in Biotechnology- Synthesis and Applications. Biotechnology Journal. 8(12): 1424-1434. [doi: 10.1002/biot.201300038, PMID:24105975]

Table of contents graphic showing formation of collagen hyaluronic acid glioma 3D in vitro models
S.S. Rao, J. DeJesus, A.R. Short, J.J. Otero, A. Sarkar, J.O. Winter (2013). (Invited) Glioblastoma Behaviors in 3D Collagen-Hyaluronan Composite Hydrogels. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 5(19): 9276-9284. [PMCID:PMC4333346]
Table of contents graphic showing electrospun nanofiber mat hydrogel sandwich and actual construct
N. Han, P. Bradley†, J. Johnson, K.S. Parikh†, A. Hissong†, M.A. Calhoun, J.J. Lannutti, J.O. Winter (2013). Effects of Hydrophobicity and Mat Thickness on Release from Hydrogel-Electrospun Fiber Mat Composites. Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition. 24(17):2018-30. [PMID:23905840]
Table of contents graphic showing glioma cells aligned to electrospun fiber mats
S.S. Rao, T.M. Nelson, R. Xue, J.K. DeJesus, M.S. Viapiano, J.J. Lannutti, A. Sarkar, J.O. Winter (2013). Mimicking white matter tract topography using core-shell electrospun nanofibers to examine migration of malignant brain tumors. Biomaterials. 34(21): 5181-5190. [PMCID:PMC4080638]
Table of contents graphic showing carbon dots on TEM
C.J. Dorcena, K.M Olesik†, O.G Wetta†, J.O. Winter (2013). Characterization and Toxicity of Carbon Dot-Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Nanocomposites for Biomedical Imaging. Nano LIFE. 3(1):1340002. [DOI: 10.1142/S1793984413400023]


Schematic showing intersection of chemical engineering and nanotechnology

G. Ruan, J.O. Winter (2012). (Invited) Chemical Engineering at the Intersection of Nanotechnology and Biology. Chemical Engineering Progress. December 2012, 36-40.

Image showing magnetic disks capturing and manipulating red magnetic quantum dots (MagDots)
K.D. Mahajan, G. Vieira, G. Ruan, B.L. Miller, M. Lustberg, J.J. Chalmers, R. Sooryakumar, J.O. Winter (2012). (Invited) A MagDot-Nanoconveyer Assay Detects and Isolates Molecular Biomarkers. Chemical Engineering Progress. December 2012, 41-51.
Graph showing magnetism of magnetic quantum dots (MagDots) upto 0.4 mm/s
J. Xu, K.D. Mahajan, W. Xue, J. Winter, M. Zborowski, J. Chalmers (2012). Simultaneous, single particle, magnetization and size measurements of micron sized, magnetic particles. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials. 324(24): 4189-4199.
SEM image showing ceramic nanopatterned islands ~ 150 nm
K.S. Parikh†, S.S. Rao, H. Ansari, L.B. Zimmerman, L.J. Lee, S.A. Akbar, J.O. Winter (2012). Ceramic Nanopatterned Surfaces to Explore the Effects of Nanotopography on Cell Attachment. Materials Science and Engineering C. 32: 2469–2475.
SEM image showing electrospun nanofibers with cells cultured on and aligning to fibers
N. Han, J. Johnson, P. Bradley†, K.S. Parikh†, J.J. Lannutti, J.O. Winter (2012). Cell Attachment to Hydrogel-Electrospun Fiber Mat Composite Materials. Journal of Functional Biomaterials. 3(3):497-513.
Finite element modeling showing cells feel a depth of about 50 um in brain
S.S. Rao, S. Bentil, J. DeJesus, J. Larison†, A. Hissong†, R. Dupaix, A. Sarkar, J.O. Winter (2012). Inherent Interfacial Mechanical Gradients in 3D Hydrogels Influence Tumor Cell Behaviors. PLoS One 7(4):e35852. [PMC3338483]
Schematic image showing configuration of hydrogel/electrospun fiber mat materials
N. Han, J. Johnson, J.J. Lannutti, J.O. Winter (2012). Hydrogel-Electrospun Fiber Composite Materials for Hydrophilic Protein Release. Journal of Controlled Release. 158(1):165-170. [PMID:22001869]


Table of contents graphic showing quantum dots with blinking and changing colors

G. Ruan, J.O. Winter (2011). Alternating-color Quantum Dot Nanocomposites for Particle Tracking. Nano Letters. 11(3):941-945. [doi: 10.1021/nl103233b, PMID:21322589]

SEM image of neural electrode
N. Han, S.S. Rao, J. Johnson, K.S. Parikh†, P.A. Bradley†, J.J. Lannutti, J.O. Winter (2011). Hydrogel-Electrospun Fiber Mat Composite Coatings for Neural Prostheses. Frontiers in Neuroengineering. 4(2):1-8. [PMCID:PMC3061411]
TEM image showing quantum dots and magnetic nanoparticles encapsulated in a polymer micelle
G. Ruan, D. Thakur, S. Deng, S. Hawkins†, J.O. Winter (2011). Fluorescent-magnetic nanoparticles for imaging and cell manipulation. Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanosystems. 223(N3/4):81-86. [Top 10 downloaded papers 2011; Top 5 cited paper in 5 years 2014] [doi: 10.1243/17403499JNN178]
Table of contents graphic choswing electrodes coated with polymers
S.S. Rao, N. Han, J.O. Winter (2011). Polylysine-modified PEG-based hydrogels to enhance the neuro-electrode interface. Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition. 22: 611–625. [PMID:20566048; DOI: 10.1163/092050610X488241]


Table of contents graphic showing magnetic quantum dots manipulated by magnetic nanowires and disks

G. Ruan, G. Vieira, D. Thakur, T. Henighan†, A. Chen, R. Sooryakumar*, J.O. Winter* (2010). Simultaneous Magnetic Manipulation and Fluorescent Tracking of Single Sub-100 nm Nanoparticles. Nano Letters. 10(6):2220–2224. [doi: 10.1021/nl1011855, PMID:20450169]

TEM of nanoparticle showing CdTe and FeP
S. Deng, G. Ruan, N. Han, J.O. Winter (2010). Interactions in Fluorescent-Magnetic Heterodimer Nanocomposites. Nanotechnology. 21(14):145605. [PMID:20215661]


Table of Contents Graphic Showing Neual Electrodes

N.A. Kotov*, J. Winter*, I.P. Clements, E. Jan, B.P. Timko, S. Campidelli, S. Pathak, A. Mazzatenta, C.M. Lieber*, M. Prato*, R.V. Bellamkonda*, G.A. Silva*, N.W. Shi Kam, F. Patolsky, L. Ballerini. (2009). Nanomaterials for Neural Interfaces. Advanced Materials. 21(40): 3970-4004. [DOI: 10.1002/adma.200801984]

Table of contents graphic showing schematic of focal adhesion
S.S. Rao, J.O. Winter (2009). Adhesion Molecule-Modified Biomaterials for Neural Tissue Engineering. Frontiers in Neuroengineering. 2(6):1-14. [Among the highest performing articles in this journal according to editor.]
Table of contents graphic showing fluorescence loss with increasing pH
D. Thakur, S. Deng, T. Baldet†, J.O. Winter (2009). pH sensitive CdS–iron oxide fluorescent–magnetic nanocomposites. Nanotechnology. 20(48):485601. [Top 10% of downloaded papers 2009] [PMID:19880981]


Table of contents graphic showing a neural electrode

J.O. Winter*, M. Gokhale, R.J. Jensen, S.F. Cogan, J.F. Rizzo, III (2008). Tissue Engineering Applied to the Retinal Prosthesis: Neurotrophin-Eluting Polymeric Hydrogel Coatings. Materials Science and Engineering C 28(3): 448-453. [PMCID:PMC3065833]


Table of Contents Graphic Showing Retinal Prosthesis

J.O. Winter*, S.F. Cogan, J.F. Rizzo, III (2007). Retinal Prostheses: Current Challenges and Future Outlook. Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition. 18(8): 1031–1055. [Top 5 downloaded articles in 2012]

Table of contents graphic showing hydrogel coating on neural electrode
J.O. Winter, S.F. Cogan, J.F. Rizzo, III. (2007). Neurotrophin-Eluting Hydrogel Coatings for Neural Stimulating Electrodes. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research B. 81B(2): 551-563.


Table of Contents graphic showing neurons labeled with red quantum dots

N. Gomez, J.O. Winter, F. Shieh, A.E. Saunders, B.A. Korgel, C.E. Schmidt (2005). Challenges in Quantum Dot-Neuron Active Interfacing. Talanta 67(3):462-471.

Table of contents graphic showing effect of different CdCl2 concentrations on QD fluorescence
J.O. Winter, S. Gatzert†, B.A. Korgel, C.E. Schmidt (2005). Variation of Cadmium Sulfide Nanoparticles Size with Altered Aqueous Synthesis Conditions. Colloids and Surfaces A 254(1-3): 147-157.


Fluorescence Microscopy Image of Neuron labeled with QDs on its surface

J.O. Winter, T.Y. Liu†, B.A. Korgel, C.E. Schmidt (2001). Recognition Molecule Directed Interfacing Between Semiconductor Quantum Dots and Nerve Cells. Advanced Materials 13:1673-1677.


Invited Book Chapters

1. Thomas Mensah, Ben Wang, Virginia Davis, Jessica Winter, Eds., Nanotechnology Commercialization: Manufacturing Processes and Product, Wiley, 2017.

2. G. Nabar, M. Souva, K.H. Lee, S. De, J. Lutkenhaus, B. Wyslouzil, J.O. Winter (2017). “Chapter 3: Scalable Nanomanufacturing of Nanocomposites Using Spray-Based Approaches,” Thomas Mensah, Ben Wang, Virginia Davis, Jessica Winter, Eds., Frontiers of Nanotechnology: Manufacturing Processes, Wiley, in press.

3. S. Whitt, J.O. Winter (2013). “Glowing Nanoparticles in the Brain” in Paul W. Zitzewitz, David G. Haase, Kathleen A. Harper Eds., Physics Principles and Problems, McGraw-Hill, p. 770.

4. S. Suri, G. Ruan, J. Winter*, C. Schmidt* (2012). Microparticles and Nanoparticles, Buddy Ratner, Allan S. Hoffman, Frederick J. Schoen, Jack E. Lemons, Eds., Biomaterials Science, 3rd Edition, Elsevier, London, UK, p. 360-388.

5. J.O. Winter (2006). Nanostructures for Cellular Engineering, C. Kumar, Ed., Tissue, Cell and Organ Engineering, Vol 9., Nanotechnologies  for Life Sciences, Wiley VHC, p. 388-460.

Prior to Arrival at Ohio State:

1. J.O. Winter, C.E. Schmidt (2002). Biomimetic Strategies and Applications in the Nervous System. In A.K. Dillow, A.M. Lowman, Ed., Biomimetic Materials and Design, Marcel-Dekker, p. 375-415.

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​Peer-Reviewed Proceedings

1. M.L. Howdyshell, M. Prikockis, S. Lauback, G.B. Vieira, K. Mahajan,J. Winter, R. Sooryakumar (2014). Deterministic and stochastic trajectories of magnetic particles: Mapping energy landscapes for technology and biology. IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 50:11, 2303507.

2. J.Q. Xu, Y. Yu, H.-C. Lee, Q. Fan, J. Winter, and G. Yang (2014). Cell penetrating peptide mediated quantum dot delivery and release in live mammalian cells, Proc. Of the 36th Annual International Conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC2014), 4260-4263. [doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944565]

3. Q. Fan, G. Nabar, C. Miller, C. Castro, J. Winter (2014). Photo-switchable quantum dots based on reversible FRET. Proceedings of SPIE: Nanoscale Imaging, Sensing, and Actuation for Biomedical Applications XI, A.N. Cartwright; D.V. Nicolau, Eds, 8954: 89540D. [doi: 10.1117/12.2038611]

4. G. Ruan, D. Thakur, S. Hawkins†, J.O. Winter (2010). Synthesis and manipulation of multifunctional, fluorescent-magnetic nanoparticles for single molecule tracking. Proceedings of SPIE: Colloidal Quantum Dots for Biomedical Applications, V. M. Osinski, W.J. Parak, T.M. Jovin, K. Yamamoto, Eds.  7575: 75750K1-75750K5.

5. J.O. Winter*, N. Han, R. Jensen, S.F. Cogan, J.F. Rizzo, III (2009). Adhesion Molecules Promote Chronic Neural Interfaces Following Neurotrophin Withdrawal. Proceedings of EMBS Annual Meeting. 7151-7154.

Prior to Arrival at Ohio State:


1. J.O. Winter, N. Han, M. Owens†, J. Larison†, J. Wheasler†, K. Parikh††, L. Siers (2008).   Polymer hydrogel thin film coatings for acute drug delivery from neural prostheses.  PMSE Preprints, 99:801-802.


Other Technical Documents

A. Brown, S. Caine, C. Crisafulli, J. Faris, D. Lacey, R. Kayuha, A. Mazzocco, M. Norfolk, J. Schrader, J. Spitzner, K. Starkoff, J.O. Winter, B. Kern, E. Walsh, C. Williams (2014). State of the Industry: Technology Edition, Editors Clark Schaefer Hackett.


  1. J.O. Winter, K. Mahajan, G. Ruan, A. Duong, B. Wyslouzil “Methods for Producing Nanoparticles and Using Same,” EPO 2763933, filed May 27, 2014, issued March 4, 2019.
  2. J.O. Winter, K. Mahajan, G. Ruan, A. Duong, B. Wyslouzil “Methods for Producing Nanoparticles and Using Same,” US Patent No. 9,550,160, filed September 27, 2012, issued January 24, 2017.