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Selected Recent Publications

Huang, L.; Zhang, J.; Kymissis, I.; O’Brien, S. “High K thin films built from uniform Barium Titanate Nanocrystals in the Superparaelectric Limit” Adv. Func. Mater. 2010, 20, 554-560.

Chen, Z. and O’Brien, S. “Structure Direction of II-IV Semiconductor Quantum Dot Superlattices by Tuning Radius ratio”, ACS Nano, 2008, 2(6), 1219-1229.

Lu, C.; Chen, Z. and O’Brien, S. “Optimized Conditions for the Self-Organization of CdSe-Au Binary Nanoparticle Superlattices” Chemistry of Materials, 2008, 20(11), 3594-3600.

Zhang, L; Huang, L.; O'Brien, S.; and Yu, Z."Electrostatic Doping-induced Phonon Shift of Metallic Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes." J. Phys. Chem. C 2008, 112, 20118.

Yang Wu, Mingyuan Huang, Feng Wang, X. M. Henry Huang, Sami Rosenblatt, Limin Huang, Hugen Yan, Stephen P. O’Brien, James Hone, and Tony F. Heinz, "Determination of the Young’s Modulus of Structurally Defined Carbon Nanotubes," Nano Lett., 2008, 8, 4158-4161.

Chen, Z.; Moore, J.; Radtke, G.; Sirringhaus, H and O’Brien, S “Binary Nanoparticle Superlattices in the Semiconductor-Semiconductor System: CdTe and CdSe” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007, 129(50); 15702-15709.

Zhang, L.; Zhang, J.; Huang, L.; O’Brien, S.; Yu, Z.“ Imaging and Raman Spectroscopy of Individual Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes on a Large Substrate” Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2007, 111(30);11240-11245.

White, B.; Banerjee, S.; O'Brien, S.; Turro, N. J.; Herman, I. P. "Zeta Potential Measurements of Surfactant-Wrapped Individual Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes" 2007, 111(37); 13684-13690.

Huang, L.; Jia, Z.; O'Brien, S. "Oriented Assembly of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Applications (Invited Review Article)" Journal of Materials Chemistry 2007, 17, 3863 – 3874.

White, B.; Yin, M.; Hall, A.; Le, D.; Stolbov, S.; Rahman, T.; Turro, N.; O'Brien, S. "Complete CO Oxidation over Cu2O Nanoparticles Supported on Silica Gel" Nano Letters 2006, 6, 2095-2098.

Wang, F.; Sfeir, M. Y.; Huang, L.; Huang, X. M. H.; Yang Wu, J. K.; Hone, J.; O'Brien, S.; Brus, L. E.; Heinz, T. F. "Interactions between Individual Carbon Nanotubes Studied by Rayleigh Scattering Spectroscopy" Physical Review Letters 2006, 96, 167401.

Shevchenko, E. V.; Talapin, D. V.; Kotov, N. A.; O'Brien, S.; Murray, C. B. "Structural diversity in binary nanoparticle superlattices" Nature 2006, 439, 55-59.

Sfeir, M. Y.; Beetz, T.; Wang, F.; Huang, L.; Huang, X. M. H.; Huang, M.; Hone, J.; O’Brien, S.; Misewich, J. A.; Heinz, T. F.; Wu, L.; Zhu, Y.; Brus, L. E. "Optical Spectroscopy of Individual Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes of Defined Chiral Structure" Science 2006, 312, 554.

Huang, L.; White, B.; Matthew Y. Sfeir; Huang, M.; Huang, H. X.; Wind, S.; Hone, J.; O'Brien, S. "Cobalt Ultrathin Film Catalyzed Ethanol Chemical Vapor Deposition of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes" Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2006, 110, 11103-11109.

Huang, L.; Chen, Z.; Wilson, J. D.; Banerjee, S.; Robinson, R. D.; Herman, I. P.; Laibowitz, R.; O'Brien, S. "Barium titanate nanocrystals and nanocrystal thin films: synthesis, ferroelectricity and dielectric properties" Journal of Applied Physics 2006, 100, 034316.

Yin, M.; Willis, A.; Redl, F.; Turro, N. J.; O'Brien, S. P. "Influence of capping groups on the synthesis of gamma-Fe2O3 nanocrystals" Journal of Materials Research 2004, 19, 1208-1215.

Yin, M.; Gu, Y.; Kuskovsky, I. L.; Andelman, T.; Zhu, Y.; Neumark, G. F.; O'Brien, S. "Zinc oxide quantum rods" Journal of the American Chemical Society 2004, 126, 6206-6207.

Huang, L. M.; Cui, X. D.; White, B.; O'Brien, S. P. "Long and oriented single-walled carbon nanotubes grown by ethanol chemical vapor deposition" Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2004, 108, 16451-16456.

Yin, M.; O'Brien, S. "Synthesis of monodisperse nanocrystals of manganese oxides" Journal of the American Chemical Society 2003, 125, 10180-10181.

Redl, F. X.; Cho, K. S.; Murray, C. B.; O'Brien, S. "Three-dimensional binary superlattices of magnetic nanocrystals and semiconductor quantum dots" Nature 2003, 423, 968-971.