All Publications Group Meeting Schedule

Recent Publications

490. Photoinduced Electron Transfer in 2,5,8,11-Tetrakis-Donor-Substituted Perylene-3,4:9,10-bis(dicarboximides), L. E. Shoer, S. W. Eaton, E. A. Margulies, and M. R. Wasielewski, J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 7635-7643 (2015). DOI: 10.1021/jp511624s.

489. Spin Polarization Transfer by the Radical Pair Mechanism, Mehdi Zarea, M. A. Ratner, and M. R. Wasielewski, J. Chem. Phys. 143, 054101/1-054101/10 (2015). DOI: 10.1063/1.4927589.

488. Electrochemically Addressable Trisradical Rotaxanes Organized Within a Metal–Organic Framework, P. R. McGonigal, P. Deria, I. Hod, P. Z. Moghadam, A.-J. Avestro, N. Horwitz, I. C. Gibbs-Hall, A. K. Blackburn, D. Chen, Y. Y. Botros, M. R. Wasielewski, R. Q. Snurr, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha, and J. Fraser Stoddart, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 112, 11161-11168 (2015). DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1514485112.

487. Redox Control of the Binding Modes of an Organic Receptor, M. Frasconi, I. R. Fernando, Y.Wu, Z. Liu, W.-G. Liu, S. M. Dyar, M. R. Wasielewski, W. A. Goddard III, and J. F. Stoddart, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137, 11057-11068 (2015). DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b05618.

486. Large Dipolar Spin-Spin Interaction in a Photogenerated U-shaped Triradical, D. M. Gardner, H.-F. Chen, M. D. Krzyaniak, M. A. Ratner, and M. R. Wasielewski, J. Phys. Chem. A 119, 8040-8048 (2015). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.5b03048.

485. Fast Photo-driven Electron Spin Coherence Transfer: The Effect of Electron-Nuclear Hyperfine Coupling on Coherence Dephasing, M. D. Krzyaniak, L. Kobr, B. K. Rugg, B. T. Phelan, E. A. Margulies, J. N. Nelson, R. M. Young, and M. R. Wasielewski, J. Mater. Chem. C  3, 7962-7967 (2015). DOI: 10.1039/C5TC01446H.

484. Conformationally Gated Charge Transfer in DNA Three-way Junctions, Y. Zhang, R. M. Young, A. K. Thazhathveetil, A. P. N. Singh, C. Liu, Y. A. Berlin, F. C. Grozema, F. D. Lewis, M. A. Ratner, N. Renaud, K. Siriwong, A. A. Voityuk, M. R. Wasielewski, and D. N. Beratan, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 2434-2438(2015). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b00863.

483. A Visible Light-Driven Artificial Molecular Switch Directed by Radical−Radical and Donor−Acceptor Interactions, J. Sun, Y. Wu, Z. Liu, D. Cao, Y. Wang, C. Cheng, D. Chen, M. R. Wasielewski, and J. F. Stoddart, J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 6317-6325 (2015). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.5b04570.


Group News

Professor Wasielewski selected to receive the Chemical Pioneer Award from AIC Professor Michael Wasielewski has been selected to receive the 2016 Chemical Pioneer Award of the American Institute of Chemists for “his pioneering contributions to  understanding the fundamental relationship between molecular structure and the dynamics of electron transfer between organic molecules.”
--September 2015

Kristen Brown Wins the 2015 Hoffman Award Kristen has won the 2015 Anna Louise Hoffman Award for Outstanding Graduate Research by IOTA SIGMA PI, a national honor society for women in chemistry. Congratulations Kristen!
--April 2015

Wasielewski named Honda-Fujishima Award winner by JPA Professor Michael Wasielewski has received the 2015 Honda-Fujishima Award of the Japanese Photochemistry Association for his work in photochemical systems for solar energy conversion.
--February 2015

Welcome First Years! Four new graduate students have officially joined the Wasielewski group this fall. They are Joe Christensen, Jenna Logsdon, Jordan Nelson, and Claire Miller. A warm Waz welcome to you all!
--December 2014

Yilei Wu Named a Ryan Fellow at NU Due to his research interests, strong background, and exceptional promise as a scholar, graduate student Yilei Wu has been name Ryan Fellow. The fellowship program provides students from a variety of fields with the education and experience to assume leadership roles in academia and industry in the realm of nano-science and technology. Congrats. Yilei!
--September 2014

The Donor-Acceptor Tradition Continues! In early August, four graduate students (Noah Horwitz, Rita Cook, Patrick Hatnett, and Kristen Brown) two postdocs (Marek Majewski and Vladimir Roznyatovskiy) and two research professors (Yi-Lin Wu and Ryan Young) traveled to Newport, RI, to present their latest research at the Gordon Research Conference and Seminar (GRC and GRS) on Electron Donor-Acceptor Interactions. The team was among twelve current group members and alumni; a record number!
--August 2014