1. A. Kwizera, E. Chaffin, Y. Wang, and X. Huang. Synthesis and properties of iron oxide-gold core-shell nanoparticles. RSC Adv. 2017, 7, 17137-17153. (Review)

  2. X. Huang, R. O'Connor, and E.A. Kwizera. Gold nanoparticle based platforms for circulating cancer marker detection. Nanotheranostics 2017, 1(1), 80-102. (Review)

  3. E. Chaffin, R. O'Connor, J. Barr, X. Huang, and Y. Wang. Dependence of SERS enhancement on the chemical composition and structure of Ag/Au hybrid nanoparticles. J. Chem. Phys. 2016, 145, 054706.

  4. E.A. Kwizera, E. Chaffin, X. Shen, J. Chen, Q. Zou, Z. Wu, Z. Gai, S. Bhana, R. O'Connor, L. Wang, H. Adhikari, S.R. Mishra, Y. Wang, and X. Huang. Size- and shape-controlled synthesis and properties of magnetic-plasmonic core-shell nanoparticles. J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120, 10530-10546.

  5. S. Bhana, R. O'Connor, J. Johnson, J.D. Ziebarth, L. Henderson, and X. Huang. Photosensitizer-loaded gold nanorods for near infrared photodynamic and photothermal cancer therapy. J. Colloid. Interface Sci. 2016, 469, 8-16.

  6. S. Bhana, Y. Wang, and X. Huang. Nanotechnology for enrichment and detection of circulating tumor cells. Nanomedicine (Lond.) 2015, 10(12), 1973-1990. (Review)

  7. S. Bhana, G. Liu, L. Wang, H. Starring, S.R. Mishra, G. Liu, and X. Huang. Near infrared-absorbing gold nanopopcorns with iron oxide cluster core for magnetically amplified photothermal and photodynamic cancer therapy. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, 7, 11637-11647.

  8. B. Qiu, J. Guo, Y. Wang, X. Wei, Q. Wang, D. Sun, M.A. Khan, D.P. Young, R. O'Connor, X. Huang, X. Zhang, B.L. Weeks, S. Wei, and Z. Guo. Dielectric properties and magnetoresistance behavior of polyaniline coated carbon fabrics. J. Mater. Chem. C. 2015, 3, 3989-3998.

  9. B. Qiu, Y. Wang, D. Sun, Q. Wang, X. Zhang, B.L. Weeks, R. O'Connor, X. Huang, S. Wei, and Z. Guo.  Cr (VI) removal by magnetic carbon nanocomposites derived from cellulose at different carbonization temperatures. J. Mater. Chem. A. 2015, 3, 9817-9825.

  10. Y. Wang, Q. He, J. Guo, H. Wei, S. Bhana, X. Huang, Z. Luo, T. Shen, K. Ding, S. Wei, and Z. Guo. Multiwalled carbon nanotubes composited with palladium nanocatalysts for highly efficient ethanol oxidation. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162(7), F755-F763.

  11. Y. Wang, Q. He, J. Guo, H. Wei, S. Bhana, X. Huang, Z. Luo, T. Shen, K. Ding, S. Wei, and Z. Guo. Carboxyl multi-walled carbon nanotubes stabilized palladium nanocatalysts with improved methanol oxidation reaction. ChemElectroChem. 2015, 2(4), 559-570.

  12. H. Wei, Y. Wang, J. Guo, X. Yan, R. O'Connor, X. Zhang, N.Z. Shen, B.L. Weeks, X. Huang, S. Wei, and Z. Guo. Electropolymeriized polypyrrole nanocoatings on carbon paper for electrochemical energy storage. ChemElectroChem. 2015, 2(1), 119-126.

  13. F.R. Madiyar, S. Bhana, L. Swisher, C. Culbertson, X. Huang, and J. Li. Integration of nanostructured dielectrophoretic device and surface enhanced Raman probe for highly sensitive rapid bacteria detection. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 3726-3736.

  14. E. Chaffin, S. Bhana, R.T. O'Connor, X. Huang, and Y. Wang. Impact of core dielectric properties on the localized surface plasmonic spectra of gold-coated magnetic core–shell nanoparticles. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2014, 118(49), 14076-14084.

  15. Y. Wang, Q. He, H. Qu, X. Zhang, J. Guo, J. Zhu, G. Zhao, H.A. Colorado, J. Yu, L. Sun, S. Bhana,  M.A. Khan, X. Huang, D.P. Young, H. Wang, X. Wang, S. Wei, and Z. Guo.  Magnetic graphene oxide nanocomposites: nanoparticles growth mechanism and property analysis. J. Mater. Chem. C. 2014, 2, 9478-9488.

  16. C. Xu, B. Qiu, X. Yan, H. Wei,  X. Huang, Y. Wang, D. Rutman, D. Cao, S. Bhaba, S. Wei, and Z. Guo. Synergistic interactions between activated carbon fabric and toxic hexavalent chromium. ECS J. Solid State Sci. Technol. 2014, 3, M1-M9.

  17. S. Bhana, E. Chaffin, Y. Wang, S.R. Mishra, and X. Huang. Capture and detection of cancer cells in whole blood with magnetic-optical nanoovals. Nanomedicine (Lond.) 2014, 9(5), 593-606.

  18. F. Ren, S. Bhana, D.D. Norman, J. Johnson, L. Xu, D.L. Baker, A.L. Parrill, and X. Huang. Gold nanorods carrying paclitaxel for photothermal-chemotherapy of cancer. Bioconjugate Chem. 2013, 24, 376-386. (Citation: 50)

  19. S. Bhana, B.K. Rai, S.R. Mishra, Y. Wang, and X. Huang. Synthesis and properties of near infrared-absorbing magnetic-optical nanopins. Nanoscale 2012, 4, 4939-4942.

  20. E.C. Dreaden, A.M. Alkilany, X. Huang, C.J. Murphy, and M.A. El-Sayed. The golden age: gold nanoparticles for biomedicine. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2012, 41, 2740-2779. (Review. Citation: 901)

  21. E.C. Dreaden, M.A. Mackey, X. Huang, B. Kang, and M.A. El-Sayed. Beating cancer in multiple ways using nanogold. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2011, 40, 3391-3404. (Review. Citation: 291)

  22. X. Huang and M.A. El-Sayed. Plasmonic photo-thermal therapy (PPTT). Alexandria J. Med. 2011, 47, 1-9. (Review. Citation: 51)

  23. X. Huang, B. Kang, W. Qian, P.C. Chen, A.K. Oyelere, and M.A. El-Sayed. Comparative studies of photothermolysis of cancer cells with nuclear-targeted or cytoplasm-targeted gold nanospheres: continuous wave or pulsed lasers. J. Biomed. Opt. 2010,15(5), 058002/1-7.

  24. X. Huang, X. Peng, Y. Wang, Y. Wang, D.M. Shin, M.A. El-Sayed, and S. Nie. A reexamination of active and passive tumor targeting by using rod-shaped gold nanocrystals and covalently conjugated peptide ligands. ACS Nano 2010, 4(10), 5887-5896. (Citation: 239)

  25. X. Huang and M.A. El-Sayed. Gold nanoparticles: optical properties and implementations in cancer diagnosis and photothermal therapy. J. Adv. Res. 2010, 1, 13-28. (Review. Citation: 296)

  26. W. Qian, X. Huang, B. Kang, and M.A. El-Sayed. Dark-field light scattering imaging of living cancer cell component from birth to division using bioconjugated gold nanoprobes. J. Biomed. Opt. 2010, 15(4), 046025/1-9. (Citation: 56)

  27. X. Huang, S. Neretina, and M.A. El-Sayed. Gold nanorods: from synthesis and properties to biological and biomedical applications. Adv. Mater. 2009, 21 (48), 4880-4910. (Review. Citation: 917)

  28. A. Biesso, W. Qian, X. Huang, and M.A. El-Sayed. Gold nanoparticles surface plasmon field effects on the proton pump process of the bacteriorhodopsin photosynthesis. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131(7), 2442-2443.

  29. E.B. Dickerson, E.C. Dreaden, X. Huang (co-first author), H. Chu, S. Pushpanketh, J.F. McDonald, and M.A. El-Sayed. Gold nanorod assisted near-infrared plasmonic photothermal therapy (PPTT) of HSC-3 tumors in mice. Cancer Lett. 2008, 269, 57-66. (Citation: 588)

  30. P.K. Jain, X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. Noble Metals on the Nanoscale: Optical and Photothermal Properties and Applications in Imaging, Sensing, Biology, and Medicine. Acc. Chem. Res. 2008, 41(12), 1578-1586. (Review. Citation: 1,837)

  31. X. Huang, P.K. Jain, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. Plasmonic photothermal therapy using gold nanoparticles. Lasers Med. Sci. 2008, 23(3), 217-228. (Review. Citation: 871)

  32. I.H. El-Sayed, X. Huang, and M. A. El-Sayed. Multicolorimetric plasmonic gold nanoparticles for 8 optical detection of oral squamous carcinoma. Oral Oncol. 2007, 2, 121-121.

  33. X. Huang, W. Qian, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. The potential use of the enhanced nonlinear properties of gold nanospheres in photothermal cancer therapy. Lasers Surg. Med. 2007, 39, 747-753. (Citation: 177)

  34. I.H. El-Sayed, X. Huang, F. Macheret, and R. Kramer. Effect of plasmonic gold nanoparticles on benign and malignant cellular goldtofluorescence: a novel probe for fluorescence based detection of cancer. Technol. Cancer Res. Treat. 2007, 6(5), 403-412.

  35. X. Huang, P.K. Jain, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. Gold nanoparticles: interesting optical properties and recent applications in cancer diagnostics and therapy. Nanomedicine (Lond.) 2007, 2(5), 681-693. (Review. Citation: 787)

  36. A.K. Oyelere, P.C. Chen, X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. Peptide conjugated gold nanorods for nuclear targeting. Bioconjugate Chem. 2007, 18, 1490-1497. (Citation: 289)

  37. X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, W. Qian, and M.A. El-Sayed. Cancer cells assemble and align gold nanorods conjugated to antibodies to produce highly enhanced, sharp and polarized surface raman spectra: a potential cancer diagnostic marker. Nano Lett. 2007, 7(6), 1591-1597. (Citation: 419)

  38. P.K. Jain, X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. Review of some surface plasmon resonance-enhanced properties of noble metal nanoparticles and their applications to biosystems. Plasmonics 2007,2, 107-118. (Review. Citation: 603)

  39. X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, W. Qian, and M.A. El-Sayed. Cancer cell imaging and photothermal therapy in the near-infrared region by using gold nanorods. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128 (6), 2115-2120. (Reported by Science Watch. ACS hot paper. #1 citation in Chemistry during period of Sept-Oct 2007. Evaluated as a priority paper by Nanomedicine. Citation: 3,033)

  40. X. Huang, P.K. Jain, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. Determination of the minimum temperature required for selective photothermal destruction of cancer cells with the use of immunotargeted gold nanoparticles. Photochem. Photobiol. 2006,  82 (2), 412-417. (Citation: 268)

  41. I.H. El-Sayed, X. Huang, and M.A. El-Sayed. Selective laser photo-thermal therapy of epithelial carcinoma using anti-EGFR antibody conjugated gold nanoparticles. Cancer Lett. 2006, 239 (1), 129-135. (Citation: 888)

  42. X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, and M.A. El-Sayed. The use of surface enhanced absorption, scattering and catalytic properties of gold nanoparticles in some bio- and biomedicine applications. Proc. SPIE- Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 2005, 5929, 94-103.

  43. I.H. El-Sayed, X. Huang, and M.A. El-Sayed. Surface plasmon resonance scattering and absorption of anti-EGFR antibody conjugated gold nanoparticles in cancer diagnostics: applications in oral cancer. Nano Lett. 2005, 5 (5), 829-834. (Reported by Georgia Tech News. ACS hot paper. Citation: 1,421)

  44. X. Huang, I.H. El-Sayed, X. Yi, and M.A. El-Sayed. Gold nanoparticles: catalyst for the oxidation of NADH to NAD+. J. Photochem. Photobiol., B 2005, 81, 76-83.

  45. Y. Huang, J. Fu, D.J. Hagan, X. Huang, M.A. El-Sayed, and S.T. Wu. Ultroviolet protection using intensity-dependent spectral shift in bacteriorhodopsin. IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 2005, 11(4), 902-905.

  46. X. Huang, H. Huang, D. Jiang, and B. Zhao. Investigation of the structures of gamma-Al2O3-supported MgO by Surface Extended Energy Loss Fine Structure. J. Phys. Chem. A 2002, 106, 2815-2820.

  47. X. Huang, H. Huang, D. Jiang, and B. Zhao. Investigation of the dispersion of MgO onto gamma-Al2O3 by SEELFS. Modern Instrum. (in Chinese) 2001, 1, 39-41.

  48. X. Huang, H. Huang, N. Wu, R.  Hu, T. Zhu, and Z. Liu. Investigation of structure and chemical states of self-assembled Gold nanoscale particles by angle-resolved x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. Surf. Sci. 2000, 459, 183-190.

  49. X. Huang, H. Huang, D. Jiang, and B. Zhao. Investigation of the structures of Mg-Al mixed oxides by SEELFS. Acta Chim. Sinica (in Chinese) 2000, 58, 909-911.

  50. R. Hu, T. Zhu, Z. Liu, X. Huang, H. Huang. Covalent attachment of gold nanoparticles onto the thiol-terminated surface through Gold-S Bonding. Acta Phys.-Chim. Sinica 1999,15, 961-964.