Section: Publications

2012 Publications

A Surfactant-Free Strategy for Synthesizing and Processing Intermetallic Platinum-Based Nanoparticle Catalysts
H Chen, D Wang, Y Yu, KA Newton, DA Muller, HD Abruña and FJ DiSalvo
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134(44), pp 1843-18459, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/ja308674b

Channeling of a subangstrom electron beam in a crystal mapped to two-dimensional molecular orbitals
R Hovden, HL Xin and DA Muller
Physical Review B, 86, pp 195415 [7 pages], 2012
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.86.195415

Photoluminescent carbogenic nanoparticles directly derived from crude biomass
MJ Krysmann, A Kelarakis and EP Giannelis
Green Chemistry, 14(11), pp 3141-3145, 2012
DOI: 10.1039/C2GC35907C

Phosphonium-Functionalized Polyethylene: A New Class of Base-Stable Alkaline Anion Exchange Membranes
KJT Noonan, KM Hugar, HA Kostalik, IV, EB Lobkovsky, HD Abruña and GW Coates
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134(44), pp 18161-18164, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/ja307466s

Networked and chiral nanocomposites from ABC triblock terpolymer coassembly with transition metal oxide nanoparticles
M Stefik, S Wang, R Hovden, H Sai, MW Tate, DA Muller, U Steiner, SM Gruner and U Wiesner
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(3), pp 1078-1087, 2012
DOI: 10.1039/C1JM14113A

A Generic Method for Rational Scalable Synthesis of Monodisperse Metal Sulfide Nanocrystals
H Zhang, B-R Hyun, FW Wise, and RD Robinson
Nano Letters, 2012, 12 (11), pp 5856-5860
DOI: 10.1021/nl303207s

Computational design of low-band-gap double perovskites
RF Berger and JB Neaton
Physical Review B, 86, pp 165211 [7 pages], 2012
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.86.165211

High Throughput Thin Film Pt-M Alloys for Fuel Electrooxidation: Low Concentrations of M (M = Sn, Ta, W, Mo, Ru, Fe, In, Pd, Hf, Zn, Zr, Nb, Sc, Ni, Ti, V, Cr, Rh)
ME Tague, JM Gregoire, A Legard, EH Smith, D Dale, RG Hennig, FJ DiSalvo, RB van Dover and HD Abruña
Journal of the Electrochemistry Society, 159(12), pp F880-F887, 2012
DOI: 10.1149/2.003301jes

Tuning Oxygen Reduction Reaction Activity via Controllable Dealloying: A Model Study of Ordered Cu3Pt/C Intermetallic Nanocatalysts
D Wang, Y Yu, HL Xin, R Hovden, P Ercius, JA Mundy, H Chen, JH Richard, DA Muller, FJ DiSalvo, and HD Abruña
Nano Letters, 12(10), pp 5230-5238, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/nl302404g

Binder-Free and Carbon-Free Nanoparticle Batteries: A Method for Nanoparticle Electrodes without Polymeric Binders or Carbon Black
D-H Ha, MA Islam and RD Robinson
Nano Letters, 12(10), pp 5122-5130, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/jp301292p

Unintended Phosphorus Doping of Nickel Nanoparticles during Synthesis with TOP: A Discovery through Structural Analysis
LM Moreau, D-H Ha, CR Bealing, H Zhang, RG Hennig, and RD Robinson
Nano Letters, 12(9), pp 4530-4539, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/nl301642g

Interconversion of Inverse Opals of Electrically Conducting Doped Titanium Oxides and Nitrides
CV Subban, IC Smith, FJ DiSalvo
Small, 8(18), pp  2824-2832, 2012

Three-Dimensional Tracking and Visualization of Hundreds of Pt-Co Fuel Cell Nanocatalysts During Electrochemical Aging
Y Yu, HL Xin, R Hovden, D Wang, ED Rus, JA Mundy, DA Muller, and HD Abruña
Nano Letters, 12(9), pp 4417-4423, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/nl203920s

Comparison between Dealloyed PtCo3 and PtCu3 Cathode Catalysts for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells
Z Yu, J Zhang, Z Liu, JM Ziegelbauer, H Xin, I Dutta, DA Muller, and FT Wagner
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2012, 116 (37), pp 19877-19885
DOI: 10.1021/jp306107t

Data Processing for Atomic Resolution Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy
P Cueva, R Hovden, JA Mundy, HL Xin, and DA Muller
Microscopy and Microanalysis, 18(4), pp 667-675, 2012
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927612000244

High Energy Lithium-oxygen Batteries - Transport Barriers and Thermodynamics
SK Das,  S Xu,  A-H Emwas,  YY Lu,  S Srivastava and LA Archer
Energy & Environmental Science, 5, pp 8927-8931, 2012
DOI: 10.1039/C2EE22470D

Joint density functional theory of the electrode-electrolyte interface: Application to fixed electrode potentials, interfacial capacitances, and potentials of zero charge
K Letchworth-Weaver and TA Arias
Physical Review B, 86(7), pp 075140-16, 2012
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.86.075140

One-Pot Synthesis of Intermetallic Electrocatalysts in Ordered, Large-Pore Mesoporous Carbon/Silica toward Formic Acid Oxidation
Jongmin Shim, Jaehyuk Lee, Youngjin Ye, Jongkook Hwang, Soo-Kil Kim, Tae-Hoon Lim, Ulrich Wiesner, and Jinwoo Lee
ACS Nano, 2012, 6(8), pp 6870-6881
DOI: 10.1021/nn301692y

Scanning Probe Microscopy of Solar Cells: From Inorganic Thin Films to Organic Photovoltaics
JR O'Dea, LM Brown, N Hoepker, JA Marohn and S Sadewasser
MRS Bulletin, 37(7), pp 642-650, 2012
DOI: 10.1557/mrs.2012.143

A computationally efficacious free-energy functional for studies of inhomogeneous liquid water
R Sundararaman, K Letchworth-Weaver and TA Arias
Journal of Chemical Physics, 137(4), pp 044107-6, 2012
DOI: 10.1063/1.4737392

Triblock-Terpolymer-Directed Self-Assembly of Mesoporous TiO2: High-Performance Photoanodes for Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
P Docampo, M Stefik, S Guldin, R Gunning, NA Yufa, N Cai, P Wang, U Steiner, U Wiesner, HJ.Snaith
Advanced Energy Materials,  2012, 2(6), pp 676-682
DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201100699

Electrolytes for high-energy lithium batteries
JL Schaefer, Y Lu, SS Moganty, P Agarwal, N Jayaprakash and LA Archer
Applied Nanoscience, 2012, 2(2), pp 91-109
DOI: 10.1007/s13204-011-0044-x

Framework for solvation in quantum Monte Carlo
KA Schwarz, R Sundararaman, K Letchworth-Weaver, TA Arias and RG Hennig
Physical Review B 85(20), pp 201102(R), 2012
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.201102

Facile Synthesis of Carbon-Supported Pd-Co Core-Shell Nanoparticles as Oxygen Reduction Electrocatalysts and Their Enhanced Activity and Stability with Monolayer Pt Decoration
D Wang, HL Xin, H Wang, Y Yu, E Rus, DA Muller, FJ DiSalvo and HD Abruña
Chemistry of Materials, 24(12), pp 2274-2281, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/cm203863d

New Insights into the Mechanism and Kinetics of Adsorbed CO Electrooxidation on Platinum: Online Mass Spectrometry and Kinetic Monte Carlo Simulation Studies
H Wang, Z Jusys, RJ Behm, and HD Abruña
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116(20), pp 11040-11053, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/jp301292p

Determining On-Axis Crystal Thickness with Quantitative Position-Averaged Incoherent Bright-Field Signal in an Aberration-Corrected STEM
HL Xin, Y Zhu and DA Muller
Microscopy and Microanalysis, 18(4), pp 720-727, 2012
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927612000189

Synthesis of organic-inorganic hybrids by miniemulsion polymerization and their application for electrochemical energy storage
Z Yang, J Shen, N Jayaprakash, and LA Archer
Energy & Environmental Science, 5, pp 7025-7032, 2012
DOI: 10.1039/C2EE03230A

Composite lithium battery anodes based on Carbon@CO3O4 composites: Synthesis and characterization
N Jayaprakash, WD Jones, SS Moganty and LA Archer
Journal of Power Sources, 200, pp 53-58, 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2011.10.018

Scalable nanomanufacturing of millimetre-length 2D NaxCoO2 nanosheets
M Aksit, DP Toledo and RD Robinson
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(13), pp 5936-5944, 2012
DOI: 10.1039/C2JM15550H

Mechanistic Studies of Formate Oxidation on Platinum in Alkaline Medium
J John, H Wang, ED Rus, and HD Abruña
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116(9), pp 5810-5820, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/jp211887x

Formation Mechanism of Carbogenic Nanoparticles with Dual Photoluminescence Emission
MJ Krysmann , A Kelarakis , P Dallas , and EP Giannelis
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134(2), pp 747-750, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/ja204661r

Atomic-Resolution Spectroscopic Imaging of Ensembles of Nanocatalyst Particles Across the Life of a Fuel Cell
HL Xin, JA Mundy, Z Liu, R Cabezas, R Hovden, L Fitting Kourkoutis, J Zhang, NP Subramanian, R Makharia, FT Wagner, and DA Muller
Nano Letters, 12(1), pp 490-497, 2012
DOI: 10.1021/nl203975u