Key Publications

A TEAM

  • Li, H.; Marks, T.J. Nuclearity and cooperativity effects in binuclear catalysts and cocatalysts for olefin polymerization. Strategies to modify polyolefin architecture. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 2006, 103, 15295-15302.
    http://www.pnas.org/content/103/42/15295.full.pdf+html
  • Chen, E.Y.-C.; Marks, T.J. Co-catalysts for metal-catalyzed olefin polymerization. Activators, activation processes, and structure-activity relationships. Chem. Rev. 2000, 100, 1391-1434.
    http://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/cr980462j

B TEAM

  • Timalsina, A.; Hartnett, P. E.; Melkonyan, F. S.; Strzalka, J.; Reddy, V. S.; Facchetti, A.; Wasielewski, M. R.; Marks, T. J., New donor polymer with tetrafluorinated blocks for enhanced performance in perylenediimide-based solar cells. J. Mater. Chem. A 2017, 5 (11), 5351-5361.

  • Zhou, N.; Dudnik, A. S.; Li, T. I. N. G.; Manley, E. F.; Aldrich, T. J.; Guo, P.; Liao, H.-C.; Chen, Z.; Chen, L. X.; Chang, R. P. H.; Facchetti, A.; Olvera de la Cruz, M.; Marks, T. J., All-Polymer Solar Cell Performance Optimized via Systematic Molecular Weight Tuning of Both Donor and Acceptor Polymers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (4), 1240-1251.

  • Melkonyan, F. S.; Zhao, W.; Drees, M.; Eastham, N. D.; Leonardi, M. J.; Butler, M. R.; Chen, Z. H.; Yu, X. G.; Chang, R. P. H.; Ratner, M. A.; Facchetti, A. F.; Marks, T. J., Bithiophenesulfonamide Building Block for pi-Conjugated Donor-Acceptor Semiconductors. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (22), 6944-6947.

  • Dudnik, A. S.; Aldrich, T. J.; Eastham, N. D.; Chang, R. P. H.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., Tin-Free Direct C–H Arylation Polymerization for High Photovoltaic Efficiency Conjugated Copolymers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (48), 15699-15709.

  • Hartnett, P. E.; Timalsina, A.; Matte, H. S. S. R.; Zhou, N.; Guo, X.; Zhao, W.; Facchetti, A.; Chang, R. P. H.; Hersam, M. C.; Wasielewski, M. R.; Marks, T. J., Slip-Stacked Perylenediimides as an Alternative Strategy for High Efficiency Nonfullerene Acceptors in Organic Photovoltaics. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136 (46), 16345-16356.

  • Guo, X. G.; Zhou, N. J.; Lou, S. J.; Smith, J.; Tice, D. B.; Hennek, J. W.; Ortiz, R. P.; Navarrete, J. T. L.; Li, S. Y.; Strzalka, J.; Chen, L. X.; Chang, R. P. H.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., Polymer solar cells with enhanced fill factors. Nat Photonics 2013, 7 (10), 825-833.



C TEAM

  • Yu, X. G.; Marks, T. J.; Facchetti, A., Metal oxides for optoelectronic applications. Nat. Mater. 2016, 15 (4), 383-396.

  • Wang, B. H.; Zeng, L.; Huang, W.; Melkonyan, F. S.; Sheets, W. C.; Chi, L. F.; Bedzyk, M. J.; Marks, T. J.; Facchetti, A., Carbohydrate-Assisted Combustion Synthesis To Realize High-Performance Oxide Transistors. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (22), 7067-7074.

  • Huang, W.; Zeng, L.; Yu, X. G.; Guo, P. J.; Wang, B. H.; Ma, Q.; Chang, R. P. H.; Yu, J. S.; Bedzyk, M. J.; Marks, T. J.; Facchetti, A., Metal Oxide Transistors via Polyethylenimine Doping of the Channel Layer: Interplay of Doping, Microstructure, and Charge Transport. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2016, 26 (34), 6179-6187.

  • Yu, X.; Smith, J.; Zhou, N. J.; Zeng, L.; Guo, P. J.; Xia, Y.; Alvarez, A.; Aghion, S.; Lin, H.; Yu, J. S.; Chang, R. P. H.; Bedzyk, M. J.; Ferragut, R.; Marks, T. J.; Facchetti, A., Spray-combustion synthesis: Efficient solution route to high-performance oxide transistors. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2015, 112 (11), 3217-3222.

  • Hennek, J. W.; Kim, M.-G.; Kanatzidis, M. G.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., Exploratory Combustion Synthesis: Amorphous Indium Yttrium Oxide for Thin-Film Transistors. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134 (23), 9593-9596.

  • Kim, M.-G.; Kanatzidis, M. G.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., Low-temperature fabrication of high-performance metal oxide thin-film electronics via combustion processing. Nat. Mater. 2011, 10 (5), 382-388.


D TEAM

  • Eckstein, B. J.; Melkonyan, F. S.; Zhou, N.; Manley, E. F.; Smith, J.; Timalsina, A.; Chang, R. P. H.; Chen, L. X.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., Buta-1,3-diyne-Based π-Conjugated Polymers for Organic Transistors and Solar Cells. Macromolecules 2017, 50 (4), 1430-1441.

  • Heitzer, H. M.; Marks, T. J.; Ratner, M. A., Computation of Dielectric Response in Molecular Solids for High Capacitance Organic Dielectrics. Acc. Chem. Res. 2016, 49 (9), 1614-1623.

  • Heitzer, H. M.; Marks, T. J.; Ratner, M. A., Molecular-Donor-Bridge-Acceptor Strategies for High-Capacitance Organic Dielectric Materials. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137 (22), 7189-7196.

  • Usta, H.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., n-Channel Semiconductor Materials Design for Organic Complementary Circuits. Acc. Chem. Res. 2011, 44 (7), 501-510.

  • DiBenedetto, S. A.; Facchetti, A.; Ratner, M. A.; Marks, T. J., Molecular Self-Assembled Monolayers and Multilayers for Organic and Unconventional Inorganic Thin-Film Transistor Applications. Adv. Mater. 2009, 21 (14-15), 1407-1433.

  • Wang, L.; Yoon, M.-H.; Lu, G.; Yang, Y.; Facchetti, A.; Marks, T. J., High-performance transparent inorganic-organic hybrid thin-film n-type transistors. Nat. Mater. 2006, 5 (11), 893-900.




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