Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
SPIE BIOS: Invited Speaker, Colloidal Nanocrystals for Biomedical Applications VII, San Francisco
SPIE BIOS: Chair and Invited Speaker, Colloidal Quantum Dots/Nanocrystals for Biomedical Applications, San Francisco
Organizer, Symposium B “Nanomaterials for Bioimaging and Biosensing”, ICMAT, Singapore
External Reviewer, Ph.D Thesis Evaluation
Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering
Outstanding Mentor Award, Youth Research Program, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN), Singapore
NSERC Canada - Strategic Grant Proposal Evaluation, International Reviewer
Award of JSPS fellowship, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Award of Humboldt Fellowship, University of Ulm, Germany
Award of CSIR Research Associateship, Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CECRI), India
Other Professional Appointments / Membership
Adjunct Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, NUS
SPIE BIOS Advisory Board, San Francisco
American Chemical Society, Member
Royal Society of Chemistry, Member
Materials Research Society (MRS-USA), Member
Materials Research Society Singapore (MRS-S), Member
The Open Materials Science Journal, Editorial Advisory Board
American Chemical Society, Elsevier and Wiley Journals, Reviewer
M. Mahmoudi, J. Meng, X. Xue, X. J. Liang, M. Rahman, C. Pfeiffer, R. Hartmann, P. R. Gil, B. Pelaz, W. J. Parak, P. del Pino, S. Carregal-Romero, A. G. Kanaras, S. T. Selvan*, Interaction of stable colloidal nanoparticles with cellular membranes. Biotechnology Advances 2014, 32(4):679-92.
Y. Zhang, G. K. Das, V. Vijayaragavan, Q. C. Xu, P. Padmanabhan, K. K. Bhakoo, S. T. Selvan*, T. T. Y. Tan*, “Smart” theranostic lanthanide nanoprobes with simultaneous up-conversion fluorescence and tunable T1–T2 magnetic resonance imaging contrast and near-infrared activated photodynamic therapy. Nanoscale, 2014, 6(21):12609-17.
C. Y. Ang, S. Y. Tan, Y. Lu, L. Bai, M. Li, P. Li, Q. Zhang, S.T. Selvan, Y. Zhao "Turn-on" fluorescence probe integrated polymer nanoparticles for sensing biological thiol molecules. Scientific Reports 2014, 4, 7057; DOI:10.1038/srep07057.
C. Y. Ang, Si Yu Tan, X. Wang, Q. Zhang, M. Khan, L. Bai, S. T. Selvan, X. Ma, L. Zhu, K. T. Nguyen, N. S. Tan, Y. Zhao, Supramolecular nanoparticle carriers self-assembled from cyclodextrin- and adamantane-functionalized polyacrylates for tumor-targeted drug delivery. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2014, 2, 1879-1890.
S. K. Yen, D. Janczewski, J. L. Lakshmi, S. B. Dolmanan, S. Tripathy, V. H. B. Ho, V. Vijayaragavan, A. Hariharan, P. Padmanabhan, K. K. Bhakoo, T. Sudhaharan, S. Ahmed, Y. Zhang, S.T. Selvan*, Design and Synthesis of Polymer-Functionalized NIR Fluorescent Dyes – Magnetic Nanoparticles for Bioimaging. ACS Nano 2013, 7, 6796-6805.
K. Narayanan*, S. K. Yen, Q. Dou, P. Padmanabhan, T. Sudhaharan, S. Ahmed, J. Y. Ying, S.T. Selvan*, Mimicking cellular transport mechanism in stem cells through endosomal escape of new peptide-coated quantum dots. Scientific Reports 2013, 3, 2184; DOI: 10.1038/srep02184.
S. K. Yen, P. Padmanabhan, S.T. Selvan*, Multifunctional Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Diagnostics,Therapy and Macromolecule Delivery. Theranostics 2013, DOI:10.7150/thno.4827.
S. Ranjan, S. T. Selvan, Y. Zhang*, “An Anti-Clogging 3D Porous Membrane for Sorting and Patterning of Micro-Entities”, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2012, 1, 354–359.
D. Janczewski, Y. Zhang, G. K. Das, D. K. Yi, P. Padmanabhan, K. K. Bhakoo, T. T. Y. Tan and S. T. Selvan*, “Bimodal Magnetic – Fluorescent Probes for Bio-imaging”, Microscopy Research And Technique 2011, 74, 563–576.
S.T. Selvan*, T.T.Y.Tan, D.K. Yi and N.R. Jana, Functional and Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Bioimaging and Biosensing. Langmuir 2010, 26:11631-11641. Invited Feature Article.
G.K. Das, B.C. Heng , S.-C. Ng, T. White, J.S.C. Loo, L. D’Silva , P. Padmanabhan, K.K. Bhakoo, S.T. Selvan*, T.T.Y. Tan *. Gadolinium oxide ultranarrow nanorods as multimodal contrast agents for optical and magnetic resonance imaging. Langmuir 2010, 26:8959-8965
C. Y. Ang, L. Giam, Z. M. Chan, A. W. H. Lin, H. Gu, E. Devlin, G. C. Papaefthymiou, S. T. Selvan*, and J. Y. Ying*, "Facile Synthesis of Fe2O3 Nanocrystals without Fe(CO)5 Precursor and One-Pot Synthesis of Highly Fluorescent Fe2O3-CdSe Nanocomposites", Advanced Materials 21 (2009), pp. 869-873.
S. T. Selvan, P. K. Patra, C. Y. Ang and J. Y. Ying*, "Synthesis and Live-Cell Imaging with Semiconductor and Magnetic Quantum Dots," Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 46 (2007), pp. 2448-2452 [Designated as a Very Important Paper by the Journal]. Times Cited: 110.
T. T. Tan, S. T. Selvan*, Z. Lan, S. Gao and J. Y. Ying*, "Size Control, Shape Evolution and Silica coating of Near-Infrared-Emitting PbSe Quantum Dots," Chemistry of Materials 19, (2007), pp 3112-3117.Times Cited: 26.
S. T. Selvan, T. T. Tan and J. Y. Ying*, "Robust, Non-Cytotoxic, silica-Coated CdSe Quantum Dots with Efficient Photoluminescence," Advanced Materials, 17 (2005) pp. 1620-1625. [Highlighted in Small, 1 (2005) 682]. Times Cited: 116.
D. K. Yi, S. T. Selvan, S. S. Lee, G. C. Papaefthymiou, D. Kundaliya and J. Y. Ying*, "Silica-Coated Nanocomposites of Magnetic Nanoparticles and Quantum Dots," Journal of the American Chemical Society, 127 (2005), pp. 4990-4991. [Highlighted in Nanotoday, May 2005, 13. One of the 20 Most Accessed Articles from Jan-June 2005]. Times Cited: 217.
S. T. Selvan, C. Bullen, M. Ashokkumar and P. Mulvaney*, "Synthesis of Tunable, Highly Luminescent QD- Glasses through Sol-Gel Processing," Advanced Materials, 13 (2001), pp. 985-988. Times Cited: 50.
S. T. Selvan, *, T. Hayakawa and M. Nogami, "Remarkable Influence of Silver Islands on the Enhancement of Fluorescence from Eu3+ Ion-Doped Silica Gels," J. Physical Chemistry B, 103 (1999), pp. 7064-7067. Times Cited: 71.
S. T. Selvan*, T. Hayakawa, M. Nogami and M. Moeller, "Block Copolymer Mediated Synthesis of Gold Quantum Dots and Novel Gold- Polypyrrole Nanocomposites," J. Physical Chemistry B, 103(1999), pp. 7441-7448. Times Cited: 76.
S. T. Selvan*, M. Nogami, A. Nakamura and Y. Hamanaka, "A Facile Sol-Gel Method for the Encapsulation of Gold Nanoclusters in Silica Gels and Their Optical Properties," J. Non-Crystalline Solids, 255 (1999), pp. 254-258. Times Cited: 22.
T. Hayakawa*, S. T. Selvan and M. Nogami, "Field Enhancement Effect of Small Ag particles on the Fluorescence from Eu3+- Doped SiO2 glass," Applied Physics Letters, 74 (1999), pp. 1513-1515. Times Cited: 113.
T. Hayakawa*, S. T. Selvan and M. Nogami, "Enhanced Fluorescence from Eu3+ owing to Surface Plasma Oscillation of Silver Particles in Glass," J. Non-Crystalline Solids, 259 (1999), pp. 16-22. Times Cited: 42.
S. T. Selvan, J.P. Spatz, H.A. Klok and M. Möller*, "Gold-Polypyrrole Core- Shell Particles in Block Copolymer Micelles," Advanced Materials, 10 (1998), pp. 132-134. Times Cited: 136.
S. T. Selvan*, "Novel Nanostructures of Gold-Polypyrrole Composites," J. Chemical Society Chemical Communications, (1998), pp. 351-352. Times Cited: 66.
Multifunctional Zinc Oxide Quantum Dots with Photoluminescence, Mesoporous and Anti-Cancer Properties (IMRE), Authors: S. T. Selvan, YEN Swee Kuan, David PARAMELLE, Thankiah SUDHAHARAN (IMB), Sohail AHMED (IMB), Anushya HARIHARAN (SBIC), Kishore BHAKOO, SG Patent Application No. 201304450-8 (July 2013).
“Cell-Targeting Nanoparticles And Uses Thereof” (IMRE), Authors: S. T. Selvan, P. Padmanabhan, D. Janczewski and K. Bhakoo, US Patent Application No. 13/236,567 (Sep 19, 2011).
S. K. Yen, S. T. Selvan, D. Janczewski, “Polymer Comprising A Dye, Nanoparticle Comprising The Polymer, And Methods Of Preparing The Same”, SG provisional patent application. Filing Date: 25 November 2011.
Coated robust water soluble naoparticles (IBN), Authors: J. Y. Ying, S. T. Selvan and T. Tan, US patent No. 7,405,002 B2, European Patent Office 2007 (EP1787112), World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) 2006 (WO2006060041), Taiwan Application 2006 (94123662)
"Coated composites of magnetic material and quantum dots" (IBN), Authors: J. Y. Ying, S. T. Selvan, D.K. Yi and S.S. Lee, U.S. Patent No. 7,534, 489
"Live-Cell Imaging with Semiconductor and Magnetic Quantum Dots" (IBN), Authors: J. Y. Ying, S. T. Selvan and P. K. Patra, U.S. Patent Application No. 60/809,710
"One-pot synthesis of magnetic nanocrystals and magnetic quantum dots" (IBN), Authors: J. Y. Ying, and S. T. Selvan, Int. Appl. No. PCT/SG 2008/000229.