NSERC CREATE and Specialized Graduate Programs

Publications

 

Üzer, E., Kumar, P., Kissingler, R.; Kar, P., Thakur, U.K., Zeng, S., Shankar, K., Nilges, T., Vapor Deposition of Semiconducting Phosphorus Allotropes into TiO2 Nanotube Arrays for Photoelectrocatalytic Water Splitting, ACS Applied Nanomaterials. 2019https://doi.org/10.1021/acsanm.9b00221

Üzer, E., Kumar, P., Kissingler, R.; Kar, P., Thakur, U.K., Zeng, S., Shankar, K., Nilges, T., Vapor growth of binary and ternary phosphorus-based semiconductors into TiO2 nanotube arrays and application in visible light driven water splitting. Nanoscale Advances. 2019, DOI: 10.1039/C9NA00084D

Hohn, N.; Wang, X.; Giebel, M.A.; Müller, D.S.; Hetzenecker, A.E.; Bieβmann, L.; Kreuzer, L.P.; Möhl, G.E.; Yu, H.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Fässler, T.F.; Cheng, Y-J.; Müller-Buschbaum, P., Mesoporous GeO2/Ge/C as Highly Reversible Anode Material with High Specific Capacity for Lithium Ion Batteries,   , Mar 2019
Watson, I.; Schumann, A.; Davy, E.; Yu, H.; McDonald, R.; Ferguson, M.J.; Hering-Junghans, C.; Rivard, E., Palladium (II) Complexes with N-Heterocyclic Olefins as Pre-catalysts for Buchwald-Hartwig Aminations, Chemistry: A European Journal, Mar 2019
Kumar, P.; Vahidzadeh, E.; Thakur, U.K.; Kar, P.; Alam, K.M.; Goswami, A.; Mahdi, N.; Cui, K.; Bernard, G.M.; Michaelis, V.K.; Shankar, K., C3N5: A Low Bandgap Semiconductor Containing an Azo-lined Carbon Nitride Framework for Photocatalytic, Photovoltaic and Adsorbent Applications, JACS, Feb 2019
Thakur, U.K.; Zeng, S.; Kumar, P.; Patel, S.; Kisslinger, R.; Zhang, Y.; Kar, P.; Goswami, A.; Thundat, T.; Meldrum, A.; Shankar, K., Nanophotonic Enhancement and Improved Electron Extraction in Perovskite Solar Cells Using Near-Horizontally Aligned TiO2 Nanorods, Journal of Power Sources, Feb 2019

 

Luppi, B.T.; Majak, D.; Gupta, M.; Rivard, E., Triplet excitons: improving exciton diffusion length for enhanced organic photovoltaics, J. Mater.Chem.A., 2019, 7, 2445-2463, DOI: 10.1039/C8TA10037C (Jan 2019)

 

Thiessen, A.N.; Ha, M.; Hooper, R.W.; Yu, H.; Oliynyk, A.O.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Michaelis, V.K., Silicon Nanoparticles: Are they Crystalline from the Core to the Surface?, Chemistry of Materials, Jan 2019

 

Ha, M.; Thiessen, A.N.; Sergeyev, I.V.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Michaelis, V.K., Endogenous Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR of Hydride-Terminated Silicon Nanoparticles, Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Jan 2019

 

Kirkey, A.; Li, J.; Sham, T.K., Low Temperature Amorphous to Anatase Phase Transition of Titanium Oxide Nanotubes, Surface Science, 2019, 680, 68–74 (Dec 2018)

 

Manual, A.J.; Kirkey, A.; Madhia, N.; Shankar, K., Plexcitons-Principles and Applications, J. Mater. Chem. C, 2019, 7, 1821-1853, (Dec 2018)

 

Lane, S. ; Vagin, S.; Wang, H.; Heinz, W.; Morrish, W.; Zhao, Y.; Rieger, B.; Meldrum, A., Wide-gamut lasing from a single organic chromophore (in re-review), Light: Science and Applications, Dec 2018

 

Vahidzadeh, E.; Kalra, A.P.; Shankar, K., Melanin-based electronics: From proton conductors to photovoltaics and beyond, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Dec 2018

 

Shoute, L.CT.; Hua, W.; Kisslinger, R.; Thakur, U.K.; Zeng, S.; Goswami, A.; Kumar, P.; Kar, P.; Shankar, K., Threshold hydrophobicity for inhibition of salt scale formation on SAM-modified titania nanotube arrays, Applied Surface Science, Nov 2018

 

Morrish, W.;Riesen, N.; Stobie, S.; Francois, A.; Meldrum, A., Geometric resonances for high-sensitivity microfluidic lasing sensors, Physical Review: Applied, Oct 2018
Kisslinger, R.; Askar, A.M.; Thakur, U.K.; Riddell, S.; Dahunsi, D.; Zhang, Y.; Zeng, S.; Goswami, A.; Shankar, K., Preferentially Oriented TiO2 Nanotube Arrays on Non-Native Substrates and Their Improved Performance as Electron Transporting Layer in Halide Perovskite Solar Cells, Nanotechnology, Oct 2018
Tang, M.; Iyer, A.K.; Zhang, D.; Yin, W.; Mar, A., Quarternary suldife Ba5Cd2Ga2S10 containing chains of edge- and corner-sharing tetrahedral, J. Alloy. Compd., 2018, 765, 685-689 (Oct 2018)

 

Zhang, D.; Oliynyk, A. O.; Duarte, G.M.; Iyer, A.K.; Ghadbeigi, L.; Kauwe, S.K.; Sparks, T.D.; Mar, A., Not just part of the course: 74 quaternary germanides RE4M2XGe4 (RE = La-Nd, Sm, Gd-Tm, Lu; M = Mn-Ni; X = Ag, Cd) and the search for intermetallics with low thermal conductivity, Inorganic Chemistry, Oct 2018
Hosseini, A.; Kumar, P.; Mahdi, N.; Zhang, Y.; Shankar, K., All-solid-state formation of titania nanotube arrays and their application in photoelectrochemical water splitting, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, Oct 2018
Zhou, Y.; Askar, A.M.; Poehls, J.H.; Iyer, A.K.; Oliynyk, A.O.; Shankar, K.; Mar, A., Hexagonal double perovskite Cs2AgCrCl6, Zeitschrift fuer Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie, Oct 2018

 

Kumar, P.; Thakur, U.K.; Alam, K.; Kar, P.; Kisslinger, R.; Zeng, S.; Patel, S.; Shankar, K., Arrays of TiO2 nanorods embedded with fluorine doped carbon nitride quantum dots (CNFQDs) for visible light driven water splitting, Carbon, 137, 174-187, DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2018.05.019, Oct 2018
Robidillo, C.J.T. ; Aghajamali, M.; Faramus, A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J.G.C., Interfacing Enzymes with Silicon Nanocrystals through the Thiol-Ene Reaction, Nanoscale, Sept 2018
Stoyko, S.S.; Blanchard, P.E.R.; Ramachandran, K.K.; Mar, A., Quaternary rare-earth transition-metal phosphides REMnCuP2 (RE = Y, La-Nd, Sm, Gd-Tm, Lu) with CaAl2Si2-type structure and a polymorph of LaMnCuP2 with BaCu2S2-type structure, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, Sept 2018

 

M. N. Almadhoun, M. A. Khan, K. Rajab, J. H. Park, J. M. Buriak, H. N. Alshareef, UV-induced ferroelectric phase transformation in PVDF thin films, Advanced Electronic Materials, Sept 2018
Yin, W.; Zhang, D.; Zhou, M.; Iyer, A.K.; Pöhls, J.-H.; Yao, J.; Mar, A., Quarternary Rare-earth Slenides Ba2REGaSe5 and Ba2REInSe5, J. Solid. State.Chem., 2018, 265, 167-175 (Sept 2018)
Parke, S. M. ; Hupf, E.; Matharu, G.; de Aguiar, I.; Xu, L.; Yu, H.; Boone, M.P. ; de Souza, G.L.C.; McDonald, R.; Ferguson, M.J.; He, G.; Brown, A.; Rivard, E., 

Aerobic Solid State Red Phosphorescence from Benzobismole Monomers and Patternable Self-Assembled Block Copolymers, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Sept 2018

Kar, P.; Zheng, S.; Zhang, Y.; Vahidzadeh, E.; Manuel, A.; Kisslinger, R.; Alam, K.; Thakur, U.K.; Mahdi, N.; Kumar, P.; Shankar, K., High Rate CO2 Photoreduction Using Flame Annealed TiO2 Nanotubes, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, Aug 2018

 

Cao, B.; Adutwum, L. A.; Oliynyk, A. O.; Luber, E. J.; Olsen, B. C.; Mar, A.; Buriak, J. M., How To Optimize Materials and Devices via Design of Experiments and Machine Learning: Demonstration Using Organic Photovoltaics, ACS Nano, Aug 2018
Xie, H.; Tan, X.; Luber, E. J.; Olsen, B. C.; Kalisvaart, W.P.; Jungjohann, K. L.; Mitlin, D.; Buriak, J. M., β-SnSb for Sodium Ion Battery Anodes: Phase Transformations Responsible for Enhanced Cycling Stability Revealed by In-situ TEM. ACS Energy Letters, Jul 2018

 

Osman, E.A.; Gadzikwa, T.; Gibbs, J.M., Quick-Click: The DNA Templated Ligation of Quick Click: The DNA‐Templated Ligation of 3′‐O‐Propargyl‐ and 5′‐Azide‐Modified Strands Is as Rapid as and More Selective than Ligase, ChemBioChem, Jul 2018

 

Aghajamali, M.; Xie, H.; Javadi, M.; Kalisvaart, W. P.; Buriak, J. M.; Veinot, J. G. C., Size and Surface Effects of Silicon Nanocrystals in Graphene Aerogel Composite Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries, Chemistry of Materials, Jul 2018

 

Aghajamali, M.; Cheong, I T.; Veinot, J. G. C., Water-Assisted Transfer Patterning of Nanomaterials, Langmuir, Jul 2018

 

Thiessen, A.N. ; Ha, M.; Hooper, R.W.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Michaelis, V.K., Surface Selective 29Si MAS NMR of Hydride-Terminated Silicon Nanocrystals, Chemistry of Materials, Jul 2018
Roy, M. M. D., Fujimori, S.; Ferguson, M. J.; McDonald, R.; Tokitoh, N.; Rivard, E., Neutral, Cationic and Hydride-substituted Siloxygermylenes, Chem. Eur. J., 2018, 24, 14392 (Jul 2018)

 

Parke, S.M.; Rivard, E., Aggregation Induced Phosphorescence in the Main Group, Israel Journal of Chemistry, (Jul 2018)

 

Gardner, K.; Aghajamali, M.; Vagin, S.; Pille, J.; Morrish, W.; Veinot, J.G.C. ; Rieger, B.; Meldrum, A., Ultra-Bright Fluorescent and Lasing Microspheres from a Conjugated Polymer,Adv Functional Materials, 2018, 1802759 (June 2018)

 

Askar, A.M.; Karmakar, A.; Bernard, G.; Ha, M.; Terskikh, V.; Wiltshire, B.; Patel, S.; Shankar, K.; Michaelis, V.K. , Composition-Tunable Formamidinium Lead Mixed Halide Perovskite...,Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, May 2018

 

Parke S.M.; Narreto, M. A. B.; Hupf, E.; McDonald, R.; Ferguson, M. J.; Hegmann, F. A.; Rivard, E., Understanding the Origin of Phosphorescence in Bismoles: A Synthetic and Computational Study, Inorg. Chem., 2018, 57, 7536–7549, DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.8b00149 (Mar 2018)

 

Yu, H.; Helbich, T.; Scherf, L. M.; Chen, J.; Cui, K.; Fassler, T.; Rieger, B.; Veinot, J.G.C., Radical-Initiated and Thermally-Induced Hydrogermylation of Alkenes on the Surfaces of Germanium Nanosheets, Chem. Mater., 2018, 30 (7), 2274–2280

 

 

Lewis, J.; Ha, M.; Luo, H.; Faucher, A.; Michaelis, V.K. ; Roman, Y. , Distinguishing Active Site Identity in Sn-Beta Zeolites Using 31P MAS NMR. ACS Catalysis. 2018

 

Karmakar, A.; Askar, A.M.;  Bernard, G.; Terskikh, V.; Ha, M.; Patel, S.; Shankar, K. ; Michaelis, V.K., Mechanochemical Synthesis of Methylammonium Lead Mixed-Halide..., Chemistry of Materials 2018,

Roy, M. M. D.; Ferguson, M. J.; McDonald, R.; Rivard, E, Approaching Monocoordination at a Silver(I) Cation, Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 483-486. DOI:10.1039/C7CC08418H, (Dec 2017)

Dasog, M., Kehrle, J., Rieger, B. and Veinot, J. G. C., Silicon Nanocrystals and Silicon-Polymer Hybrids: Synthesis, Surface Engineering, and Applications. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, DOI:10.1002/anie.201506065

Höhlein, I. M. D.; Angı, A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Functionalization of Hydride-Terminated Photoluminescent Silicon Nanocrystals with Organolithium Reagents. Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 2755-2758.

Höhlein, I. M. D.; Kehrle, J.; Purkait, T. K.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Photoluminescent silicon nanocrystals with chlorosilane surfaces - synthesis and reactivity. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 914-918.

Kehrle, J.; Höhlein, I. M. D.; Yang, Z.; Jochem, A.; Helbich, T.; Kraus, T.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Thermoresponsive and Photoluminescent Hybrid Silicon Nanoparticles by Surface-Initiated Group Transfer Polymerization of Diethyl Vinylphosphonate. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53 , 12494–12497.

Höhlein, I. M. D.; Kehrle, J.; Helbich, T.; Yang, Z.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Diazonium Salts as Grafting Agents and Efficient RadicalHydrosilylation Initiators for Freestanding Photoluminescent Silicon Nanocrystals. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 4212-4216.