Hu Cang

Assistant Professor

Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Center

Frederick B. Rentschler Developmental Chair

Hu Cang
Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Publications

List of Publications

Hu, Y.; Nan, X.; Lippincott-Schwartz, J; Cang, H. Accelerating 3B microscopy with cloudy computation. Nature Methods 2013, (10), 96-97.

Hu Cang; Anna Labno; Changgui Lu; Xiaobo Yin; Ming Liu; Christopher Gladden; Xiang Zhang, Probing the distribution of electromagnetic field of a 15nm sized hotspot by single molecule imaging. Nature 2011, (469), 385

Cang, H.; Xu, C. S.; Montiel, D.; Yang, H., Guiding a confocal microscope by single fluorescent nanoparticles. Opt Lett 2007, 32, (18), 2729-31.

Cang, H.; Wong, C. M.; Xu, C. S.; Rizvi, A. H.; Yang, H., Confocal three dimensional tracking of a single nanoparticle with concurrent spectroscopic readouts. Applied Physics Letters 2006, 88, (22).

Cang, H.; Sun, T.; Li, Z. Y.; Chen, J. Y.; Wiley, B. J.; Xia, Y. N.; Li, X. D., Gold nanocages as contrast agents for spectroscopic optical coherence tomography. Optics Letters 2005, 30, (22), 3048-3050.


BS, Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, China
MS, Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
PhD, Chemical Physics, Stanford University

Awards & Honors

  • 2015 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director's New Innovator Award
  • 2013 - 2016 Ray Thomas Edwards Career Development Award
  • 2005 Annual Review of Physical Chemistry Award
  • 2002-2003 Franklin Veatch Memorial Fellowship, Stanford University

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