Functional Interfaces

Key Publications

Dyer MS, Darling GR, Claridge JB and Rosseinsky MJ (2012) Chemical Bonding and Atomic Structure in Y2O3:ZrO2-SrTiO3Layered Heterostructures. Angewandte Chemie International Edition vol 51 issue 14 pp 3418-3422. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201108068

Shaw CP, Middleton DA, Volk M and Lévy R (2012) Amyloid-derived peptide forms self-assembled monolayers on gold nanoparticle with a curvature-dependent β-sheet structure. ACS Nano vol 6  pp 1416-1426. DOI: 10.1021/nn204214x

Forster M, Raval R, Hodgson A, (Carrasco J and Michaelides A) (2011) c(2 x 2) water-hydroxyl layer on Cu(110): A wetting layer stabilized by Bjerrum defects. Physical Review Letters vol 106  pp 046103. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.106.046103

Krpetic Z, Saleemi S, Prior IA, Sée V, Qureshi R and Brust M (2011) Negotiation of intracellular membrane barriers by TAT-modified gold nanoparticles. ACS Nano vol 5 issue 6 pp 5195-5201. DOI: 10.1021/nn201369k

Sedghi G, Garcia-Suarez VM, Esdaile LJ, Anderson HL, Lambert CJ, Martin S, Bethell D, Higgins SJ, Elliott M, Bennett N, Macdonald JE and Nichols RJ (2011) Long-range electron tunnelling in oligo-porphyrin molecular wires. Nature Nanotechnology vol 6 issue 8 pp 517-523. DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2011.111

Gross L, Moll N, Mohn F, Meyer G, Hanke F and Persson M (2011) High-resolution molecular orbital imaging using a p-wave STM tip. Physical Review Letters vol 107  pp 086101. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.086101

Borisova D, Mohwald H and Shchukin D G (2011) Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Active Corrosion Protection. ACS Nano vol 5 issue 3 pp 1939-1946. DOI: 10.1021/nn102871v

Garcia-Rey, N., Arnolds, H. (2011) Hot hole-induced dissociation of NO dimers on a copper surface. Journal of Chemical Physics vol 135  pp 224708. DOI: 10.1063/1.3664861

Barroso M, Cowan AJ, Pendlebury SR, Graetzel M, Klug DR and Durrant JR (2011) The Role of Cobalt Phosphate in Enhancing the Photocatalytic Activity of alpha-Fe2O3 toward Water Oxidation. Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 133 issue 38 pp 14868-14871. DOI: 10.1021/ja205325v

Cowan AJ, Barnett CJ, Pendlebury SR, Barroso M, Sivula K, Graetzel M, Durrant JR and Klug DR (2011) Activation Energies for the Rate-Limiting Step in Water Photooxidation by Nanostructured alpha-Fe2O3 and TiO2. Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 133 issue 26 pp 10134-10140. DOI: 10.1021/ja200800t

Freunberger, Y. Chen, Z. Peng, J. Griffin, L.J. Hardwick, F. Bardé, P. Novák, P.G. Bruce (2011) Reactions in the Rechargeable Lithium-O2 Battery with Alkyl Carbonate Electrolytes. Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 133 issue 20 pp 8040-8047. DOI: 10.1021/ja2021747

Teobaldi G, Lammle K, Trevethan T, Watkins M, Schwarz A, Wiesendanger RW and  Shluger AL (2011) Chemical Resolution at Ionic Crystal Surfaces Using Dynamic Atomic Force Microscopy with Metallic Tips. Phys. Rev. Lett. vol 106  pp 216102. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.106.216102

F. Mohn, J. Repp, L. Gross, G. Meyer, M. S. Dyer, M. Persson (2010) Reversible bond formation in an atom-molecule complex as a molecular switch. Physical Review Letters vol 105  pp 266102. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.266102

Han Y S, Shchukin D, Yang J, Simon C R, Fuchs H and Mohwald H (2010) Biocompatible Protein Nanocontainers for Controlled Drugs Release. Acs Nano vol 4 issue 5 pp 2838-2844. DOI: 10.1021/nn100307j

Van Aggelen H, Verstichel B, Ayers PW, Bultinck P, Cooper DL and Van Neck D (2010) Chemical verification of variational second-order density matrix based potential energy surfaces for the N2 isoelectronic series. Journal of Chemical Physics vol 132  pp 114112 10 pages. DOI: 10.1063/1.3354910

A.Y. Ganin, Y. Takabayashi, P. Jeglič, D. Arčon, A. Potočnik, P. J. Baker, Y. Ohishi, M.T. McDonald, M.D. Tzirakis, A. McLennan, G.R. Darling, M. Takata, M.J. Rosseinsky, K. Prassides (2010) Polymorphism control of superconductivity and magnetism in Cs3C60 close to the Mott transition. Nature vol 466  pp 221-225. DOI: 10.1038/nature09120

Y. Ren, L.J. Hardwick, P.G. Bruce (2010) Lithium Intercalation into Mesoporous Anatase with an Ordered 3D Pore Structure. Angewandte Chemie International Edition Volume 122Issue 14, pages 2624–2628. DOI: 10.1002/ange.200907099

Krpetić Ž, Nativo P, Sée V, Prior IA, Brust M and Volk M (2010) Inflicting controlled non-thermal damage to sub-cellular structures by laser-activated gold nanoparticles. Nano Letters vol 10  pp 4549-4554. DOI: 10.1021/nl103142t

Haq. S, Liu N, Humblot V, Jansen A.P.J, Raval. R (2009) Drastic symmetry breaking in supramolecular organisation of enantiomerically unbalanced monolayers at surfaces. Nature chemistry vol 1  pp 409-414. DOI: 10.1038/nchem.295

Forster M, Dyer MS, Persson M and Raval R (2009) Probing Conformers and Adsorption Footprints at the Single-Molecule Level in a Highly Organized Amino Acid Assembly of (S)-Proline on Cu(110). Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 131 issue 29 pp 10173-10181. DOI: 10.1021/ja9020364

Leary E, Hobenreich H, Higgins S J, van Zalinge H, Haiss W, Nichols R J, Finch C M, Grace I, Lambert C J, McGrath R and Smerdon J (2009) Single-Molecule Solvation-Shell Sensing. Physical Review Letters vol 102 issue 8. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.086801

J. Carrasco, A. Michaelides, M.  Forster, S. Haq, R. Raval and A. Hodgson (2009) A One Dimensional Ice Structure Built from Pentagons. Nature Materials vol 8  pp 427-431. DOI: 10.1038/NMAT2403

Wang, Y, Kroeger, J, Berndt, R, Hofer, WA (2009) Structural and Electronic Properties of Ultrathin Tin-Phthalocyanine Films on Ag(111) at the Single-Molecule Level. Angewandte Chemie International Edition vol 48  pp 1261. DOI: 10.1002/anie.200803305

Thibault-Starzyk F, Seguin E, Thomas, S., Daturi, M, Arnolds, H. and King, DA (2009) Real-Time Infrared Detection of Cyanide Flip on Silver-Alumina NOx Removal Catalyst. Science vol 324 issue 5930 pp 1048-1051. DOI: 10.1126/science.1169041

Bultinck P, Cooper DL and Van Neck D (2009) Comparison of the Hirshfeld-I and Iterated Stockholder Atom Schemes. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics vol 11  pp 3424-3429. DOI: 10.1039/B821734C

Williams DP and Satherley J (2009) Size-Selective Separation of Polydisperse Gold Nanoparticles in Supercritical Ethane. LANGMUIR vol 26 issue 6 pp 3743-3747. DOI: 10.1021/la802133r

Leary E, Higgins S J, et al. (2008) Structure-property relationships in redox-gated single molecule junctions - A comparison of pyrrolo-tetrathiafulvalene and viologen redox groups. Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 130 issue 37 pp 12204- 12205 DOI: 10.1021/ja8014605

Harikumar, KR, Lim, TB, McNab, IR, Polanyi, JC, Zotti, L, Ayissi, S, Hofer, WA (2008) Dipole-directed assembly of lines of 1,5-dichloropentane on silicon substrates by displacement of surface charge. Nature Nanotechnology vol 3  pp 222-228. DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2008.65

Sedghi G, Sawada K, et al. (2008) Single molecule conductance of porphyrin wires with ultralow attenuation. Journal of the American Chemical Society vol 130 issue 27 pp 8582-8583. DOI: 10.1021/ja802281c

Torrelles X, Cabailh G, Lindsay R, Bikondoa O, Roy J, Zegenhagen J, Teobaldi G, Hofer WA, Thornton G (2008) Geometric structure of TiO2(011)(2x1). Phys. Rev. Lett. vol 101  pp 185501. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.101.185501

Nativo P, Prior IA and Brust M (2008) Uptake and intracellular fate of surface-modified gold nanoparticles. ACS Nano vol 2 issue 8 pp 1639-1644. DOI: 10.1021/nn800330a