Vincent Wallace

Associate Professor, MBA W.Aust., PhD Lond.

  • The University of Western Australia (M013), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 5321 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
19992021
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Personal profile

Biography

Vincent Wallace has over 20 years of experience in Biophotonics. He graduated with a PhD in Medical Physics from the University of London, in 1997. After three years at the Beckman Laser Institute, UC Irvine, he joined Toshiba Research in Cambridge, UK to look at potential medical applications of terahertz radiation. TeraView Ltd, also based in Cambridge, was spun-out of Toshiba Labs in April 2001. At TeraView, Vince led a group looking at medical applications of terahertz. In 2007 he moved to the University of Western Australia where he continues to apply terahertz and other techniques to biomedical and clinical problems.

Funding overview

Current funding:
2016: A/Prof VP Wallace, Prof C Bond. Interrogating protein hydration by terahertz time-domain spectroscopy. ARC Linkage Project LP160100325 $270,000, 3 years

2014: Cancer Council WA; Youngberg Women’s Cancer Research Fellowship 2015-2018. $428,000

2014: ARC LIEF LE150100078 An advanced multimodal terahertz spectroscopy and imaging system for WA. A/Prof V P Wallace; Prof C S Bond; Dr K L Swaminatha-Iyer; Prof T G St Pierre; Prof M Martyniuk; Dr G E Poinern; Dr W Withayachumnankul; Dr B M Fischer; Dr D R Appadoo; Prof K C Gordon; Dr R Falconer; Dr P Siegel; Asst Prof E MacPherson, $360,000

2014: A/Prof V Wallace; Asst Prof E MacPherson; Dr A Gibson. ARC Discovery Project,
DP15010063, Theoretical modelling of the interaction of terahertz radiation with biologic tissue, $355,100, 3 yrs.

2013: A/Prof VP Wallace, Prof A. Purushotham, Prof S. Pinder. Development of an Intra-Operative Tool for Tumour Margin Assessment During Surgery. NHMRC Development Grant, 3 yrs, $580,000

2013: A/Prof VP Wallace, Prof Alan Harvey, Prof Livia Hool. Modulation of Neurons with THz light. ARC Discovery Project, 3 yrs, $420,000

Current projects

ARC Discovery Project DP1096514 "Terahertz and optical coherence tomography for improved cancer imaging"

ARC Linkage Project "A new technique for burns assessment"

Research

Medical Physics, Spectroscopy, Non-invasive Diagnostics, Photomedicine, Biomedical Optics, Terahertz Radiation

Keywords

  • Medical physics
  • Biomedical optics
  • Photonic
  • Terahertz technology
  • Cancer diagnostics
  • Innovation

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Research Output 1999 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Correlation between saturated fatty acid chain-length and intermolecular forces determined with terahertz spectroscopy

Fan, S., Ruggiero, M. T., Song, Z., Qian, Z. & Wallace, V. P., 28 Mar 2019, In : Chemical Communications. 55, 25, p. 3670-3673 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Differences and Similarities between Millimetre Wave and Thermal Heating Effect on Action Potential Triggering in Leech Interneuron

Romanenko, S., Siegel, P. H., Hool, L., Harvey, A. & Wallace, V., 2019, 2019 - 44th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW-THz). IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 8873975. (International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz; vol. 2019-September).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Millimeter waves
Heating
Tissue
Radiation
Thermal energy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Millimeter wave radiation activates leech nociceptors via TRPV1-like receptor sensitization

Romanenko, S., Harvey, A. R., Hool, L., Fan, S. & Wallace, V. P., 25 Apr 2019, In : Biophysical Journal. p. 2331-2345 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leeches
Nociceptors
Heating
Action Potentials
Radiation

Relating Nanoparticle Geometry and Terahertz Reflectivity

Lawler, N., Wallace, V. P., Clemons, T. & Iyer, K. S., 2019, IRMMW-THz 2019 - 44th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves. IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 8873928. (International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz; vol. 2019-September).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Surface plasmon resonance
Nanoparticles
Geometry
Infrared imaging
Gold

Use of Terahertz Waves to Monitor Moisture Content in High-Pressure Natural Gas Pipelines

Fan, S., Jeong, K., Wallace, V. P. & Aman, Z., Sep 2019, In : Energy and Fuels. 33, p. 8026-8031 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terahertz waves
Natural gas pipelines
Steam
Water vapor
Moisture

Projects 2009 2021