Center for Excitonics

Publications, 2014


  1. Semion K. Saikin, Yadana Khin, Joonsuk Huh, Moataz Hannout, Yaya Wang, Farrokh Zare, Alán Aspuru-Guzik & Joseph Kuo-Hsiang TangChromatic acclimation and population dynamics of green sulfur bacteria grown with spectrally tailored lightScientific Reports 4, Article number: 5057, May 2014, doi:10.1038/srep05057
  2. Christoph Kreisbeck, Tobias Kramer, and Alán Aspuru-GuzikScalable High-Performance Algorithm for the Simulation of Exciton Dynamics. Application to the Light-Harvesting Complex II in the Presence of Resonant Vibrational ModesJournal of Chemical Theory and Computation 2014 10 (9), 4045-4054 DOI: 10.1021/ct500629s
  3. David M. Coles, Yanshen Yang, Yaya Wang, Richard T. Grant, Robert A. Taylor, Semion K. Saikin, Alán Aspuru-Guzik, David G. Lidzey, Joseph Kuo-Hsiang Tang & Jason M. SmithStrong coupling between chlorosomes of photosynthetic bacteria and a confined optical cavity modeNat. Commun. 5, Article # 5561, 28 November 2014, doi:10.1038/ncomms6561.
  4. Joonsuk Huh, Sarah Mostame, Takatoshi Fujita, Man-Hong Yung and Alán Aspuru-Guzik Linear-algebraic bath transformation for simulating complex open quantum systems2014 New J. Phys. 16 123008, DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/16/12/123008
  5. Chesin J, Gradečak S;Comparing directed efficiency of III-nitride nanowire light-emitting diodesJ. Nanophoton. 0001;8(1):083095. doi:10.1117/1.JNP.8.083095.
  6. Andrew P. Beyler, Thomas S. Bischof, Jian Cui, Igor Coropceanu, Daniel K. Harris, and Moungi G. Bawendi Sample-Averaged Biexciton Quantum Yield Measured by Solution-Phase Photon CorrelationNano Letters 2014 14 (12), 6792-6798 DOI: 10.1021/nl5027953
  7. Thomas S. Bischof, Raoul E. Correa, Danna Rosenberg, Eric A. Dauler, and Moungi G. BawendiMeasurement of Emission Lifetime Dynamics and Biexciton Emission Quantum Yield of Individual InAs Colloidal Nanocrystals Nano Letters 2014 14 (12), 6787-6791 DOI: 10.1021/nl502180w
  8. Ferry Prins, Aaron J. Goodman, and William A. TisdaleReduced Dielectric Screening and Enhanced Energy Transfer in Single- and Few-Layer MoS2Nano Lett., 2014, 14 (11), pp 6087–6091 DOI: 10.1021/nl5019386
  9. Chen O, Riedemann L, Etoc F, Herrmann H, Coppey M, Barch M, Farrar CT, Zhao J, Bruns OT, Wei H, Guo P, Cui J, Jensen R, Chen Y, Harris DK, Cordero JM, Wang Z, Jasanoff A, Fukumura D, Reimer R, Dahan M, Jain RK, Bawendi MG.Magneto-fluorescent core-shell supernanoparticlesNature Communications. 2014, 5, 5093. Oct. 2014
  10. N. J. Thompson, M. W. B.Wilson, D. N. Congreve, P. R. Brown, J. M. Scherer, T. S. Bischof, M. Wu, N. Geva, M. Welborn, T.Van Voorhis, V. Bulovic, M. G. Bawendi and M. A. BaldoEnergy Harvesting of Non-emissive Triplet Excitons in Tetracene by Emissive ​PbS NanocrystalsNat. Mat. Vol. 13: pp.1039–1043 doi:10.1038/nmat4097, 05 October 2014
  11. Joel Yuen-Zhou, Semion S. Saikin, Norman Y. Yao, Alán Aspuru-Guzik Topologically protected excitons in porphyrin thin filmsNature Materials, 21 September 2014
  12. A.J. Mork, M.C. Weidman, F. Prins, W.A. TisdaleMagnitude of the Förster Radius in Colloidal Quantum Dot SolidsJ. Phys. Chem. C vol. 118, pp. 13920-13928 (2014)
  13. Parag B. Deotare, Thomas S. Mahony, and Vladimir BulovićUltracompact Low-Threshold Organic LaserACS Nano 2014 8 (11), 11080-11085 DOI: 10.1021/nn504444g
  14. Fujita, Takatoshi; Joonsuk Huh,; and Aspuru-Guzik, Alan A Stochastic Reorganizational Bath Model for Electronic Energy TransferJournal of Chemical Physics, vol 140, 244103-1-244103-9 (2014), DOI:10.1063/1.4883862
  15. Manfrinato, Vitor R.; Wen, Jianguo; Zhang, Lihua; Yang, Yujia; Hobbs, Richard G.; Baker, Bowen; Su, Dong; Zakharov, Dmitri; Zaluzec, Nestor J.; Miller, Dean J.; Stach, Eric A.; and Berggren, Karl K. Determining the Resolution Limits of Electron-Beam Lithography: Direct Measurement of the Point-Spread FunctionNano Lett., 14, 4406-4412 (2014)
  16. Gleb M. Akselrod, Ferry Prins, Lisa V. Poulikakos, Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, Mark C. Weidman, A. Jolene Mork, Adam P. Willard, Vladimir Bulovic, William A. TisdaleSubdiffusive Exciton Transport in Quantum Dot SolidsNano Letters, DOI: 10.1021/nl501190s (2014)
  17. Yost, S.R., Lee, J., Wilson, M.W.B., McMahon, D.P., Parkhurst, R.R., Thompson, N.J., Rao, A., Johnson, K., Sfeir, M.Y., Bawendi, M.G., Swager, T.M., Friend, R.H., Baldo, M.A., & Van Voorhis, T. A transferable model for singlet-fission kineticsNature Chemistry 6, 492–497, 04 May 2014
  18. Yuen-Zhou, J.; Krich, J. J.; Kassal, I.; Johnson, A.; and Aspuru-Guzik, A.Ultrafast Spectroscopy: Quantum Information and WavepacketsInstitute of Physics Publishing, ebook, 130 pages (Feb 2014)

Full List

  1. Akselrod, G. M.; Young, E. R.; Stone, K. W.; Palatnik, A.; Bulović, V.; and Tischler, Y. R. “Reduced lasing threshold from organic dye microcavities,” Physical Review B, 90, 035209 (2014).
  2. Shiue, Ren-Jye; Gan, Xuetao; and Englund, Dirk, “On-chip graphene optoelectronic devices for high-speed modulation and photodetection,” Proc. SPIE OPTO, 89940P (2014, DOI:10.1117/12.2047906
  3. Kim, YongJoo; Chen, Hsieh; and Alexander-Katz, Alfredo, “Free energy landscape and localization of nanoparticles at block copolymer model defects,” Soft Matter, 10, 3284-3291 (2014. DOI: 10.1039/C3SM52640B
  4. Prins, Ferry; Sumitro, Areza; Weidman, Mark C.; and Tisdale, William A., “Spatially Resolved Energy Transfer in Patterned Colloidal Quantum Dot Heterostructures,” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 6, 3111-3114 (2014. DOI: 10.1021/am500197n
  5. Poulikakos, Lisa V.; Prins, Ferry; and Tisdale, William A.,”Transition from Thermodynamic to Kinetic-Limited Excitonic Energy Migration in Colloidal Quantum Dot Solids,” J. Phys. Chem. C, 118, 7894-7900 (2014. DOI: 10.1021/jp502961v
  6. Chesin, Jordan P.; and Gradečak, Silvija,”Errata: Comparing directed efficiency of III-nitride nanowire light-emitting diodes,” Journal of Nanophotonics, 8, 089998-089998 (2014. DOI: 10.1117/1.JNP.8.089998
  7. Chesin, Jordan P.; Zhou, Xiang; and Gradecak, S. V. Consonni, G. Feuillet, Wide band-gap semiconductor nanowires for optical devices: the particular case of ZnO and GaN, , ISTE-Wiley and Hermes Science Publishing (2014.
  8. Chuang, Chern; Knoester, J.; and Cao, Jianshu, “Scaling Relations and Optimization of Excitonic Energy Transfer Rates between One-Dimensional Molecular Aggregates,J. Phys. Chem. B, 2014, 118 (28), pp 7827–7834. DOI: 10.1021/jp4124502
  9. Chen, C.; Chuang, Chern; Cao, Jianshu; Ball, V.; Ruch, D.; and Buehler, M. J. “Excitonic effects from geometric order and disorder explain broadband optical absorption in eumelanin,” Nature Communications, 5, 3859, (2014) doi:10.1038/ncomms4859.
  10. Wang, C.; Ren, J.; and Cao, Jianshu, Optimal tunneling enhances the quantum photovoltaic effect in double quantum dots,” New J. Phys., 16, 045019 (2014. [DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/16/4/045019] [CE]
  11. Zhong , X.; Zhao, Y.; and Cao, Jianshu, Coherent quantum transport in disordered systems: II. Temperature dependence of carrier diffusion coefficients from the time-dependent wavepacket diffusion method,” New J. Phys., 16 , 045009 (April 2014. [DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/16/4/045009
  12. Supran, Geoffrey J.; Shirasaki, Yasuhiro; Song, Katherine W.; Caruge, Jean-Michel; Kazlas, Peter T.; Coe-Sullivan, Seth; Andrew, Trisha L.; Bawendi, Moungi G.; and Bulovic, Vladimir, QLEDs for displays and solid-state lighting,” MRS Bulletin, 38, 703-711 (2014.
  13. Akselrod, Gleb M.; Deotare, Parag B.; Thompson, Nicholas J.; Lee, Jiye; Tisdale, William A.; Baldo, Marc A.; Menon, Vinod M.; and Bulovic, Vladimir, Visualization of exciton transport in ordered and disordered molecular solids,” Nature Communications, 5, 3646 (2014.
  14. Wu, Tony C.; Thompson, Nicholas J.; Congreve, Daniel N.; Hontz, Eric; Yost, Shane R.; Van Voorhis, Troy; and Baldo, Marc A., “Singlet Fission Efficiency in Tetracene-Based Organic Solar Cells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 193901 (2014);
  15. Sarovar, M.; Eisele, D. M.; Mohseni, M.; and Whaley, B. “Structured Chromophoric Aggregates,” in Chapter 16: “Bio-inspired quantum materials” Quantum Effects in Biology, Edited by Mohesi, M., Omar, Y., Engel, G., Plenio, M.B. ,(2014.
  16. Cerrillo, J.; and Cao, Jianshu, Non-Markovian Dynamical Maps: Numerical Processing of Open Quantum Trajectories,” Phys. Rev. Lett., 112, 110401 (2014. [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.110401]
  17. Wanger, Darcy D.; Correa, Raoul E.; Dauler, Eric A.; and Bawendi, Moungi G., The Dominant Role of Exciton Quenching in PbS Quantum-Dot-Based Photovoltaic Devices,” Nano Lett., 13, 5907-5912 (2014. [DOI: 10.1021/nl402886j]
  18. Yuen-Zhou, Joel; Arias, Dylan H.; Eisele, Dorthe M.; Steiner, Colby P.; Krich, Jacob J.; Bawendi, Moungi G.; Nelson, Keith A.; and Aspuru-Guzik, Alan,”Coherent Exciton Dynamics in Supramolecular Light-Harvesting Nanotubes Revealed by Ultrafast Quantum Process Tomography,” ACS Nano, (2014. [DOI: 10.1021/nn406107q]
  19. Eisele, D. M.; Arias, Dylan H.; Fu, X.; Bloemsma, E. A.; Steiner, Colby; Jensen, Russell; Rebentrost, P.; Eisele, H.; Lloyd, S.; Tokmakoff, A.; Knoester, J.; Nicastro, D.; Nelson, Keith A; and Bawendi, Moungi G., “Robust Excitons in Soft Supramolecular Nanotubes,” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 111, E3367–E3375. (August 4th, 2014), doi: 10.1073/pnas.1408342111. 
  20. Shustova, Natalia B.; Cozzolino, Anthony F.; Reineke, Sebastian; Baldo, Marc; and Dinca, Mircea, “Selective Turn-On Ammonia Sensing Enabled by High-Temperature Fluorescence in Metal–Organic Frameworks with Open Metal Sites,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135, 13326-13329 (2014). [DOI: 10.1021/ja407778a]
  21. Takatoshi, Fujita; Huh, Joonsuk; Saikin, Semion K.; Brookes, Jennifer C.; and Aspuru-Guzik, Alan, “Theoretical characterization of excitation energy transfer in chlorosome light-harvesting antennae from green sulfur bacteria,” Photosynthesis ResearchJune 2014, Volume 120, Issue 3, pp 273-289, DOI:10.1007/s11120-014-9978-7. 
  22. Rodriguez-Rosario, Cesar A.; Frauenheim, Thomas; and Aspuru-Guzik, Alan, “Thermodynamics of quantum coherence,” in press (2014).
  23. Valleau, Stephanie; Saikin, Semion K.; Ansari-Oghol, Davood; Rostami, Masoud; Mosallaei , Hossein; and Aspuru-Guzik, Alan, “Electromagnetic study of the chlorosome antenna complex of Chlorobium-Tepidum,” ACS Nano, 2014, 8 (4), pp 3884–3894. DOI: 10.1021/nn500759k.
  24. Joonsuk Huh, Semion K. Saikin, Jennifer C. Brookes, Stéphanie Valleau, Takatoshi Fujita, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik. “Atomistic Study of Energy Funneling in the Light-Harvesting Complex of Green Sulfur Bacteria,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (5), pp 2048–2057, DOI: 10.1021/ja412035q
  25. Mu, Weihua; Cao, Jianshu; and Ou-Yang, Zhong-can, Shape transition of unstrained flattest single-walled carbon nanotubes under pressure,” J. Appl. Phys.,” 115, 044512 (Jan 2014. [DOI: 10.1063/1.4863455 ]
  26. Lu, Ming-Yen; Zhou, Xiang; Chiu, Cheng-Yao; Crawford, Samuel; and Gradečak, Silvija,”From GaN to ZnGa2O4 through a Low-Temperature Process: Nanotube and Heterostructure Arrays,” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 6, 882-887 (2014. [DOI: 10.1021/am404158f]
  27. Reineke, Sebastian; and Baldo, Marc A. “Room temperature triplet state spectroscopy of organic semiconductors,” Scientific Reports, 4, (2014. [DOI: 10.1038/srep03797]