At Saint Mary's University:

1. Purvis, K., Brittain, K., Joseph, A., Cisek, R., and Tokarz, D. (2019) "Third-order Nonlinear Optical Properties of Phycobiliproteins from Cyanobacteria and Red Algae," Chem. Phys. Lett. accepted.

2. Purvis, K., Cisek, R., and Tokarz, D. (2019) "A New Activity for Instrumental Analysis: Laser Beam Profiling," J. Chem. Educ. 95 (11) 2041-2045.


3. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Joseph, A., Golaraei, A., Mirsanaye, K., Krouglov, S., Asa, S.L., Wilson, B.C., and Barzda, V.(2019) "Characterization of Pancreatic Cancer Tissue using Polarization-Sensitive Harmonic Generation Microscopy," Front. Oncol. 9 (272) 1-10.

4. Joseph, A., Budden, K., Cisek, R., and Tokarz, D. (2018) "Laser Polarimeter Laboratory for Measuring Scattering in Undergraduate Analytical Chemistry," J. Chem. Educ. 95 (11) 2041-2045.

Before Saint Mary's University:

1. Tokarz, D., Martins, J.S., Petit, E.T., Lin, C.P., Demay, M.B., and Liu, E.S. (2017) “Hormonal Regulation of Osteoycte Perilacunar and Canalicular Remodeling in the Hyp Mouse Model of X-Linked Hypophosphatemia,” J. Bone Miner. Res. 33 (3) 499-509.

2. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Wein, M.N. Turcotte, R., Haase, C., Yeh, S-C. A., Bharadwaj, S., Raphael, A.P., Paudel, H., Alt, C., Liu, T-M., Kronenberg, H.M., and Lin, C.P. (2017) “Intravital Imaging of Osteocytes in Mouse Calvaria Using Third Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” PLoS ONE 12 (10) e0186846.

3. Karuendiran, A., Cisek, R., Tokarz, D., Barzda, V., and Stewart, B.A. (2017) “Examination of Drosophila Eye Development with Third Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” Biomed. Opt. Express 8 (10) 4504-4513.


4. Cisek, R., Tokarz, D., Kontenis, L., Barzda, V. and Steup, M., (2017) “Polarimetric Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy: An Analytical Tool for Starch Bioengineering”. Starch - Stärke 2018 (70) 1700031.


5. Raphael, A. P., Tokarz, D., Ardigò, M and Prow, T. W. (2016) Reflectance Confocal Microscopy and Skin Aging. Textbook of Aging Skin, Second Edition. Farage, M. A., Miller, K. W., Maibach, H. I. Springer Press. 1-17.

6. Golaraei, A., Kontenis, L., Cisek, R., Tokarz, D., Done, S. J., Wilson, B. C., and Barzda, V. (2016) “Changes of Collagen Ultrastructure in Breast Cancer Tissue Determined by Second-Harmonic Generation Double Stokes-Mueller Polarimetric Microscopy,” Biomed. Opt. Express 7 (10) 4054-4068.

7. Cui, L., Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Ng, K.K., Wang, F., Chen, J., Barzda, V., and Zheng, G. (2015) “Organized Aggregation of Porphyrins in Lipid Bilayer for Third Harmonic Microscopy,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 127 (47) 14134-14138.

8. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Golaraei, A., Asa, S.L., Barzda, V., and Wilson, B. C. (2015) “Ultrastructural Features of Collagen in Thyroid Carcinoma Tissue Observed by Polarization Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” Biomed. Opt. Express 6 (9) 3475-3481.

9. Cisek, R., Tokarz, D., Steup, M., Tetlow, I. J., Emes, M. J., Hebelstrup, K.H., Blennow, A., and Barzda, V. (2015) “Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy Investigation of the Crystalline Ultrastructure of Three Barley Starch Lines Affected by Hydration,” Biomed. Opt. Express 6 (10) 3694-3700.         

10. Cisek, R., Tokarz, D., Krouglov, S., Steup, M., Emes, M. J., Tetlow, I. J., and Barzda, V. (2014) “Second Harmonic Generation Mediated by Aligned Water in Starch Granules,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 118 (51) 14785-14794.      

11. Cisek, R., Tokarz, D., Hirmiz, N., Saxena, A., Shik, A., Ruda, H. E., and Barzda, V. (2014) “Crystal Lattice Determination of ZnSe Nanowires with Polarization-Dependent Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” Nanotechnology 25 (50) 5057031-5057039.


12. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., El-Ansari, O., Espie, G., Fekl, U., and Barzda, V. (2014) “Localization of Astaxanthin Accumulation in Haematococcus pluvialis with Nonlinear Optical Microscopy,” PLOS ONE 9 (9) e107804.


13. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Krouglov, S., Kontenis, L., Fekl, U., and Barzda, V. (2014) “Molecular Organization of Crystalline β-Carotene in Carrots Determined with Polarization Dependent Second and Third Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 118 (14) 3814-3822.


14. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Fekl, U., and Barzda, V. (2013) “The Molecular Second Hyperpolarizability of the Light-Harvesting Chlorophyll a/b Pigment-Protein Complex of Photosystem II,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 117 (38) 11069-11075.


15. Sandkuijl, D., Tuer, A., Tokarz, D., Sipe, J.E., and Barzda, V. (2013) “Numerical Second- and Third-Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” JOSA B, 30 (2) 382-395.


16. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Prent, N., Fekl, U., and Barzda, V. (2012) “Measuring the Molecular Second Hyperpolarizability in Absorptive Solutions by the Third Harmonic Generation Ratio Technique,” Anal. Chim. Acta, 755 (2012) 86-92.


17. Tokarz, D., Cisek, R., Garbaczewska, M., Sandkuijl, D., Qiu, X., Stewart, B., Levine, J.D., Fekl, U., and Barzda, V. (2012) “Carotenoid Based Bio-Compatible Labels for Third Harmonic Generation Microscopy,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 14 (30) 10653-10661.


18. Tuer, A., Krouglov, S., Cisek, R., Tokarz, D. and Barzda, V. (2011) “Three-Dimensional Visualization of the First Hyperpolarizability Tensor,” J. Comp. Chem., 32 (6) 1128-1134.


19. Tuer, A., Tokarz, D., Prent, N., Cisek, R., Alami, J., Dumont, D.J., Bakueva, L., Rowlands, J., and Barzda, V. (2010) “Nonlinear Multicontrast Microscopy of Hematoxylin-and-Eosin-Stained Histological Sections,” J. Biomed. Opt., 15 (2) 026018.


20. Tokarz, D., Tuer, A., Cisek, R., Krouglov, S., and Barzda, V. (2010) “Ab Initio Calculations of the Linear and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Amino Acids,” J. Phys. Conf., 256 (1) 012015.