skip to main content
DOE PAGES title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

This content will become publicly available on March 4, 2021

Title: Transforming energy using quantum dots


Optical energy can be transformed into electricity, photons, and chemical bonds using colloidal quantum dots as the scaffold.

ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. Chemistry & Nanoscience Center, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, USA
Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
Grant/Contract Number:  
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Energy & Environmental Science
Additional Journal Information:
[Journal Name: Energy & Environmental Science]; Journal ID: ISSN 1754-5692
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom

Citation Formats

Lu, Haipeng, Huang, Zhiyuan, Martinez, Marissa S., Johnson, Justin C., Luther, Joseph M., and Beard, Matthew C. Transforming energy using quantum dots. United Kingdom: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1039/C9EE03930A.
Lu, Haipeng, Huang, Zhiyuan, Martinez, Marissa S., Johnson, Justin C., Luther, Joseph M., & Beard, Matthew C. Transforming energy using quantum dots. United Kingdom. doi:10.1039/C9EE03930A.
Lu, Haipeng, Huang, Zhiyuan, Martinez, Marissa S., Johnson, Justin C., Luther, Joseph M., and Beard, Matthew C. Wed . "Transforming energy using quantum dots". United Kingdom. doi:10.1039/C9EE03930A.
title = {Transforming energy using quantum dots},
author = {Lu, Haipeng and Huang, Zhiyuan and Martinez, Marissa S. and Johnson, Justin C. and Luther, Joseph M. and Beard, Matthew C.},
abstractNote = {Optical energy can be transformed into electricity, photons, and chemical bonds using colloidal quantum dots as the scaffold.},
doi = {10.1039/C9EE03930A},
journal = {Energy & Environmental Science},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2020},
month = {1}

Journal Article:
Free Publicly Available Full Text
This content will become publicly available on March 4, 2021
Publisher's Version of Record

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

On the Absence of Detectable Carrier Multiplication in a Transient Absorption Study of InAs/CdSe/ZnSe Core/Shell1/Shell2 Quantum Dots
journal, April 2008

  • Ben-Lulu, Meirav; Mocatta, David; Bonn, Mischa
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 8, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl080199u

Nanocrystal Size and Quantum Yield in the Upconversion of Green to Violet Light with CdSe and Anthracene Derivatives
journal, October 2015

Multiple exciton generation for photoelectrochemical hydrogen evolution reactions with quantum yields exceeding 100%
journal, April 2017

Carrier Multiplication in CdTe Quantum Dots by Single-photon Timing Spectroscopy
journal, August 2009

  • Kobayashi, Yoichi; Udagawa, Takeshi; Tamai, Naoto
  • Chemistry Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1246/cl.2009.830

Aspect Ratio Dependence of Auger Recombination and Carrier Multiplication in PbSe Nanorods
journal, February 2013

  • Padilha, Lazaro A.; Stewart, John T.; Sandberg, Richard L.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl304426y

Carrier Multiplication and Its Reduction by Photodoping in Colloidal InAs Quantum Dots
journal, March 2008

  • Pijpers, J. J. H.; Hendry, E.; Milder, M. T. W.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 112, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp800834h

Charge separation dynamics in a narrow band gap polymer–PbS nanocrystal blend for efficient hybrid solar cells
journal, January 2012

  • Piliego, Claudia; Manca, Marianna; Kroon, Renee
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry, Vol. 22, Issue 46
  • DOI: 10.1039/c2jm34034h

2D matrix engineering for homogeneous quantum dot coupling in photovoltaic solids
journal, April 2018

Photochemical upconversion: present status and prospects for its application to solar energy conversion
journal, January 2015

  • Schulze, Tim F.; Schmidt, Timothy W.
  • Energy & Environmental Science, Vol. 8, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1039/C4EE02481H

Visible Quantum Cutting in LiGdF 4 :Eu 3+ Through Downconversion
journal, January 1999

Near Unity Quantum Yield of Light-Driven Redox Mediator Reduction and Efficient H 2 Generation Using Colloidal Nanorod Heterostructures
journal, July 2012

  • Zhu, Haiming; Song, Nianhui; Lv, Hongjin
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 134, Issue 28
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja303698e

Carrier Multiplication in Graphene
journal, December 2010

  • Winzer, Torben; Knorr, Andreas; Malic, Ermin
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 10, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl1024485

Tandem colloidal quantum dot solar cells employing a graded recombination layer
journal, June 2011

Achieving spin-triplet exciton transfer between silicon and molecular acceptors for photon upconversion
journal, December 2019

Sensitizing Singlet Fission with Perovskite Nanocrystals
journal, March 2019

  • Lu, Haipeng; Chen, Xihan; Anthony, John E.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 141, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b13562

Effect of Solar Concentration on the Thermodynamic Power Conversion Efficiency of Quantum-Dot Solar Cells Exhibiting Multiple Exciton Generation
journal, September 2012

  • Hanna, Mark C.; Beard, Matthew C.; Nozik, Arthur J.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 3, Issue 19
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz301077e

Schottky-quantum dot photovoltaics for efficient infrared power conversion
journal, April 2008

  • Johnston, Keith W.; Pattantyus-Abraham, Andras G.; Clifford, Jason P.
  • Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, Issue 15
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2912340

Photocatalytic Hybrid Semiconductor-Metal Nanoparticles; from Synergistic Properties to Emerging Applications
journal, April 2018

  • Waiskopf, Nir; Ben-Shahar, Yuval; Banin, Uri
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 30, Issue 41
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.201706697

Infrared photovoltaics made by solution processing
journal, June 2009

Low threshold and efficient multiple exciton generation in halide perovskite nanocrystals
journal, October 2018

A robust “artificial catalyst” in situ formed from CdTe QDs and inorganic cobalt salts for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution
journal, January 2013

  • Li, Zhi-Jun; Li, Xu-Bing; Wang, Jiu-Ju
  • Energy Environ. Sci., Vol. 6, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1039/C2EE23898E

PbTe Colloidal Nanocrystals:  Synthesis, Characterization, and Multiple Exciton Generation
journal, March 2006

  • Murphy, James E.; Beard, Matthew C.; Norman, Andrew G.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 128, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja0574973

Competition between electron transfer, trapping, and recombination in CdS nanorod–hydrogenase complexes
journal, January 2015

  • Utterback, James K.; Wilker, Molly B.; Brown, Katherine A.
  • Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 17, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1039/C4CP05993J

Two photon luminescence with ultraviolet excitation of trivalent praseodymium
journal, February 1974

High-Efficiency Carrier Multiplication and Ultrafast Charge Separation in Semiconductor Nanocrystals Studied via Time-Resolved Photoluminescence
journal, December 2006

  • Schaller, Richard D.; Sykora, Milan; Jeong, Sohee
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, Vol. 110, Issue 50
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp065282p

General and Efficient C–C Bond Forming Photoredox Catalysis with Semiconductor Quantum Dots
journal, March 2017

  • Caputo, Jill A.; Frenette, Leah C.; Zhao, Norman
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 139, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b13379

Quantum dot-induced phase stabilization of  -CsPbI3 perovskite for high-efficiency photovoltaics
journal, October 2016

Photocatalytic reduction of CO2 with H2O over modified TiO2 nanofibers: Understanding the reduction pathway
journal, May 2016

Atomically Thin Metal Sulfides
journal, July 2019

  • Kubie, Lenore; Martinez, Marissa S.; Miller, Elisa M.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 141, Issue 30
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b05807

Photocatalysis with Quantum Dots and Visible Light for Effective Organic Synthesis
journal, May 2018

  • Huang, Cheng; Li, Xu-Bing; Tung, Chen-Ho
  • Chemistry - A European Journal, Vol. 24, Issue 45
  • DOI: 10.1002/chem.201800391

Upconversion Nanoparticles: Design, Nanochemistry, and Applications in Theranostics
journal, March 2014

  • Chen, Guanying; Qiu, Hailong; Prasad, Paras N.
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 114, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr400425h

Triplet sensitization by perovskite nanocrystals for photon upconversion
journal, January 2017

  • Mase, Kazuma; Okumura, Keisuke; Yanai, Nobuhiro
  • Chemical Communications, Vol. 53, Issue 59
  • DOI: 10.1039/C7CC03087H

Detailed-balance analysis of Yb 3+ :CsPb(Cl 1−x Br x ) 3 quantum-cutting layers for high-efficiency photovoltaics under real-world conditions
journal, January 2019

  • Crane, Matthew J.; Kroupa, Daniel M.; Gamelin, Daniel R.
  • Energy & Environmental Science, Vol. 12, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1039/C9EE01493D

Exceptional Poly(acrylic acid)-Based Artificial [FeFe]-Hydrogenases for Photocatalytic H 2 Production in Water
journal, June 2013

  • Wang, Feng; Liang, Wen-Jing; Jian, Jing-Xin
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 52, Issue 31
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201303110

Designing Janus Ligand Shells on PbS Quantum Dots using Ligand–Ligand Cooperativity
journal, March 2019

  • Bronstein, Noah D.; Martinez, Marissa S.; Kroupa, Daniel M.
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 13, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.9b00191

Redox shuttle mechanism enhances photocatalytic H2 generation on Ni-decorated CdS nanorods
journal, August 2014

  • Simon, Thomas; Bouchonville, Nicolas; Berr, Maximilian J.
  • Nature Materials, Vol. 13, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1038/nmat4049

Efficient Carrier Multiplication in Colloidal Silicon Nanorods
journal, August 2017

n-Type Conducting CdSe Nanocrystal Solids
journal, May 2003

Perovskite Quantum Dot Photovoltaic Materials beyond the Reach of Thin Films: Full-Range Tuning of A-Site Cation Composition
journal, September 2018

Semiconductor Quantum Dots and Quantum Dot Arrays and Applications of Multiple Exciton Generation to Third-Generation Photovoltaic Solar Cells
journal, November 2010

  • Nozik, A. J.; Beard, M. C.; Luther, J. M.
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 110, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr900289f

Picosecond Quantum Cutting Generates Photoluminescence Quantum Yields Over 100% in Ytterbium-Doped CsPbCl 3 Nanocrystals
journal, May 2018

Efficient Steplike Carrier Multiplication in Percolative Networks of Epitaxially Connected PbSe Nanocrystals
journal, December 2017

Engineering Molecular Ligand Shells on Quantum Dots for Quantitative Harvesting of Triplet Excitons Generated by Singlet Fission
journal, July 2019

  • Allardice, Jesse R.; Thampi, Arya; Dowland, Simon
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 141, Issue 32
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b06584

Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation by CdSe/CdS Nanoparticles
journal, August 2016

Robust Photogeneration of H2 in Water Using Semiconductor Nanocrystals and a Nickel Catalyst
journal, November 2012

Role of Surface-Capping Ligands in Photoexcited Electron Transfer between CdS Nanorods and [FeFe] Hydrogenase and the Subsequent H 2 Generation
journal, December 2017

  • Wilker, Molly B.; Utterback, James K.; Greene, Sophie
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 122, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b07229

Colloidal Quantum-Dot Photodetectors Exploiting Multiexciton Generation
journal, June 2009

Schottky Solar Cells Based on Colloidal Nanocrystal Films
journal, October 2008

  • Luther, Joseph M.; Law, Matt; Beard, Matthew C.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 8, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl802476m

The Role of Hole Localization in Sacrificial Hydrogen Production by Semiconductor–Metal Heterostructured Nanocrystals
journal, July 2011

  • Acharya, Krishna P.; Khnayzer, Rony S.; O’Connor, Timothy
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 11, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl201388c

Doping Lanthanide into Perovskite Nanocrystals: Highly Improved and Expanded Optical Properties
journal, November 2017

Efficient carrier multiplication in CsPbI3 perovskite nanocrystals
journal, October 2018

Improved performance and stability in quantum dot solar cells through band alignment engineering
journal, May 2014

  • Chuang, Chia-Hao M.; Brown, Patrick R.; Bulović, Vladimir
  • Nature Materials, Vol. 13, Issue 8, p. 796-801
  • DOI: 10.1038/nmat3984

Triplet Energy Transfer from PbS(Se) Nanocrystals to Rubrene: the Relationship between the Upconversion Quantum Yield and Size
journal, June 2016

  • Mahboub, Melika; Maghsoudiganjeh, Hadi; Pham, Andrew Minh
  • Advanced Functional Materials, Vol. 26, Issue 33
  • DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201505623

Structural and Electronic Study of an Amorphous MoS3 Hydrogen-Generation Catalyst on a Quantum-Controlled Photosensitizer
journal, September 2011

  • Tang, Ming L.; Grauer, David C.; Lassalle-Kaiser, Benedikt
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 50, Issue 43
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201104412

Metal Halide Solid-State Surface Treatment for High Efficiency PbS and PbSe QD Solar Cells
journal, April 2015

  • Crisp, Ryan W.; Kroupa, Daniel M.; Marshall, Ashley R.
  • Scientific Reports, Vol. 5, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/srep09945

Visible Light Photoreduction of CO 2 Using CdSe/Pt/TiO 2 Heterostructured Catalysts
journal, November 2009

  • Wang, Congjun; Thompson, Robert L.; Baltrus, John
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz9000032

Space-separated quantum cutting with silicon nanocrystals for photovoltaic applications
journal, January 2008

Cluster Size Effects in the Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution Reaction
journal, August 2013

  • Schweinberger, Florian F.; Berr, Maximilian J.; Döblinger, Markus
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 135, Issue 36
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja406070q

High Efficiency Carrier Multiplication in PbSe Nanocrystals: Implications for Solar Energy Conversion
journal, May 2004

Hybrid passivated colloidal quantum dot solids
journal, July 2012

  • Ip, Alexander H.; Thon, Susanna M.; Hoogland, Sjoerd
  • Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 7, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2012.127

Stability Assessment on a 3% Bilayer PbS/ZnO Quantum Dot Heterojunction Solar Cell
journal, August 2010

  • Luther, Joseph M.; Gao, Jianbo; Lloyd, Matthew T.
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 22, Issue 33, p. 3704-3707
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.201001148

Stabilizing Perovskite Structures by Tuning Tolerance Factor: Formation of Formamidinium and Cesium Lead Iodide Solid-State Alloys
journal, December 2015

Quantum Dot Solar Cell Fabrication Protocols
journal, October 2016

Carrier multiplication yields in PbS and PbSe nanocrystals measured by transient photoluminescence
journal, September 2008

Multiple Exciton Generation in Colloidal Silicon Nanocrystals
journal, August 2007

  • Beard, Matthew C.; Knutsen, Kelly P.; Yu, Pingrong
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 7, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl071486l

Enhancing the Rate of Quantum-Dot-Photocatalyzed Carbon–Carbon Coupling by Tuning the Composition of the Dot’s Ligand Shell
journal, March 2017

  • Zhang, Zhengyi; Edme, Kedy; Lian, Shichen
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 139, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b13220

Sensitization of silicon by singlet exciton fission in tetracene
journal, July 2019

Designing Transmitter Ligands That Mediate Energy Transfer between Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Molecules
journal, June 2017

  • Huang, Zhiyuan; Tang, Ming L.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 139, Issue 28
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b08783

Enhanced mobility CsPbI 3 quantum dot arrays for record-efficiency, high-voltage photovoltaic cells
journal, October 2017

  • Sanehira, Erin M.; Marshall, Ashley R.; Christians, Jeffrey A.
  • Science Advances, Vol. 3, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aao4204

Selective Photocatalytic CO 2 Reduction in Water by Electrostatic Assembly of CdS Nanocrystals with a Dinuclear Cobalt Catalyst
journal, October 2018

Quantum-cutting Yb 3+ -doped perovskite nanocrystals for monolithic bilayer luminescent solar concentrators
journal, January 2019

  • Cohen, Theodore A.; Milstein, Tyler J.; Kroupa, Daniel M.
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol. 7, Issue 15
  • DOI: 10.1039/C9TA01261C

Visible-to-Ultraviolet Upconversion Efficiency above 10% Sensitized by Quantum-Confined Perovskite Nanocrystals
journal, August 2019

Less Is More: The Case of Metal Cocatalysts
journal, June 2015

  • Nakibli, Yifat; Kalisman, Philip; Amirav, Lilac
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 6, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b00872

Roadmap on optical energy conversion
journal, June 2016

Characterization of Photochemical Processes for H 2 Production by CdS Nanorod–[FeFe] Hydrogenase Complexes
journal, March 2012

  • Brown, Katherine A.; Wilker, Molly B.; Boehm, Marko
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 134, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja2116348

Multiple exciton generation in semiconductor nanocrystals: Toward efficient solar energy conversion
journal, October 2008

Enhanced Open-Circuit Voltage of Wide-Bandgap Perovskite Photovoltaics by Using Alloyed (FA 1– x Cs x )Pb(I 1– x Br x ) 3 Quantum Dots
journal, July 2019

Employing Core-Shell Quantum Dots as Triplet Sensitizers for Photon Upconversion
journal, April 2016

  • Okumura, Keisuke; Mase, Kazuma; Yanai, Nobuhiro
  • Chemistry - A European Journal, Vol. 22, Issue 23
  • DOI: 10.1002/chem.201600998

Hydrazine as a hydrogen carrier in the photocatalytic generation of H 2 using CdS quantum dots
journal, January 2016

  • Jana, Manoj K.; Gupta, Uttam; Rao, C. N. R.
  • Dalton Transactions, Vol. 45, Issue 38
  • DOI: 10.1039/C6DT02505F

Interface-directed assembly of a simple precursor of [FeFe]–H2ase mimics on CdSe QDs for photosynthetic hydrogen evolution in water
journal, January 2013

  • Li, Cheng-Bo; Li, Zhi-Jun; Yu, Shan
  • Energy & Environmental Science, Vol. 6, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1039/c3ee40992a

Speed Limit for Triplet-Exciton Transfer in Solid-State PbS Nanocrystal-Sensitized Photon Upconversion
journal, July 2017

Optical Absorbance Enhancement in PbS QD/Cinnamate Ligand Complexes
journal, June 2018

  • Kroupa, Daniel M.; Vörös, Márton; Brawand, Nicholas P.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 9, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b01451

Lead-Halide Perovskites for Photocatalytic α-Alkylation of Aldehydes
journal, January 2019

  • Zhu, Xiaolin; Lin, Yixiong; Sun, Yue
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 141, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b08720

CdS/ZnS core–shell nanocrystal photosensitizers for visible to UV upconversion
journal, January 2017

  • Gray, Victor; Xia, Pan; Huang, Zhiyuan
  • Chemical Science, Vol. 8, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1039/C7SC01610G

Lifetime, Mobility, and Diffusion of Photoexcited Carriers in Ligand-Exchanged Lead Selenide Nanocrystal Films Measured by Time-Resolved Terahertz Spectroscopy
journal, January 2015

  • Guglietta, Glenn W.; Diroll, Benjamin T.; Gaulding, E. Ashley
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 9, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn506724h

Inorganic Colloidal Perovskite Quantum Dots for Robust Solar CO 2 Reduction
journal, June 2017

  • Hou, Jungang; Cao, Shuyan; Wu, Yunzhen
  • Chemistry - A European Journal, Vol. 23, Issue 40
  • DOI: 10.1002/chem.201702237

Catalytic Light-Driven Generation of Hydrogen from Water by Iron Dithiolene Complexes
journal, September 2016

  • Lv, Hongjin; Ruberu, T. Purnima A.; Fleischauer, Valerie E.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 138, Issue 36
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b05040

Semiconductor Quantum Dots: An Emerging Candidate for CO 2 Photoreduction
journal, June 2019

  • Wu, Hao‐Lin; Li, Xu‐Bing; Tung, Chen‐Ho
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 31, Issue 36
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.201900709

Theoretical limits of multiple exciton generation and singlet fission tandem devices for solar water splitting
journal, September 2019

  • Martinez, Marissa S.; Nozik, Arthur J.; Beard, Matthew C.
  • The Journal of Chemical Physics, Vol. 151, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5102095

Hole Removal Rate Limits Photodriven H 2 Generation Efficiency in CdS-Pt and CdSe/CdS-Pt Semiconductor Nanorod–Metal Tip Heterostructures
journal, May 2014

  • Wu, Kaifeng; Chen, Zheyuan; Lv, Hongjin
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 136, Issue 21
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja5023893

Photon upconversion based on sensitized triplet–triplet annihilation
journal, November 2010

  • Singh-Rachford, Tanya N.; Castellano, Felix N.
  • Coordination Chemistry Reviews, Vol. 254, Issue 21-22
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2010.01.003

Solution-Processed Nanocrystal Quantum Dot Tandem Solar Cells
journal, June 2011

  • Choi, Joshua J.; Wenger, Whitney N.; Hoffman, Rachel S.
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 23, Issue 28
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.201100723

Highly efficient carrier multiplication in PbS nanosheets
journal, April 2014

  • Aerts, Michiel; Bielewicz, Thomas; Klinke, Christian
  • Nature Communications, Vol. 5, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/ncomms4789

Quantum confined colloidal nanorod heterostructures for solar-to-fuel conversion
journal, January 2016

  • Wu, Kaifeng; Lian, Tianquan
  • Chemical Society Reviews, Vol. 45, Issue 14
  • DOI: 10.1039/C5CS00472A

Resonant energy transfer of triplet excitons from pentacene to PbSe nanocrystals
journal, October 2014

  • Tabachnyk, Maxim; Ehrler, Bruno; Gélinas, Simon
  • Nature Materials, Vol. 13, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1038/nmat4093

Origins of Enantioselectivity in Asymmetric Radical Additions to Octahedral Chiral-at-Rhodium Enolates: A Computational Study
journal, November 2017

  • Chen, Shuming; Huang, Xiaoqiang; Meggers, Eric
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 139, Issue 49
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b08650

Size and Composition Dependent Multiple Exciton Generation Efficiency in PbS, PbSe, and PbS x Se 1– x Alloyed Quantum Dots
journal, June 2013

  • Midgett, Aaron G.; Luther, Joseph M.; Stewart, John T.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl4009748

Activating Carrier Multiplication in PbSe Quantum Dot Solids by Infilling with Atomic Layer Deposition
journal, May 2013

  • ten Cate, Sybren; Liu, Yao; Suchand Sandeep, C. S.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 4, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz4007492

Chitosan confinement enhances hydrogen photogeneration from a mimic of the diiron subsite of [FeFe]-hydrogenase
journal, October 2013

  • Jian, Jing-Xin; Liu, Qiang; Li, Zhi-Jun
  • Nature Communications, Vol. 4, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/ncomms3695

Simultaneous Optimization of Colloidal Stability and Interfacial Charge Transfer Efficiency in Photocatalytic Pt/CdS Nanocrystals
journal, October 2016

  • Li, Wei; Lee, Jonathan R.; Jäckel, Frank
  • ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol. 8, Issue 43
  • DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b09364

Energy harvesting of non-emissive triplet excitons in tetracene by emissive PbS nanocrystals
journal, October 2014

  • Thompson, Nicholas J.; Wilson, Mark W. B.; Congreve, Daniel N.
  • Nature Materials, Vol. 13, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1038/nmat4097

Electron Transfer Kinetics in CdS Nanorod–[FeFe]-Hydrogenase Complexes and Implications for Photochemical H 2 Generation
journal, March 2014

  • Wilker, Molly B.; Shinopoulos, Katherine E.; Brown, Katherine A.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 136, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja413001p

Photocatalytically Active Superstructures of Quantum Dots and Iron Porphyrins for Reduction of CO 2 to CO in Water
journal, January 2018

Synergy between experimental and computational approaches to homogeneous photoredox catalysis
journal, January 2016

  • Demissie, Taye B.; Hansen, Jørn H.
  • Dalton Transactions, Vol. 45, Issue 27
  • DOI: 10.1039/C6DT01497F

Photochemical hydrogen production with platinized suspensions of cadmium sulfide and cadmium zinc sulfide modified by silver sulfide
journal, February 1986

  • Reber, Jean Francois; Rusek, Milos
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry, Vol. 90, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1021/j100277a024

Selective Photocatalytic CO 2 Reduction in Water through Anchoring of a Molecular Ni Catalyst on CdS Nanocrystals
journal, May 2017

  • Kuehnel, Moritz F.; Orchard, Katherine L.; Dalle, Kristian E.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 139, Issue 21
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b00369

A CsPbBr 3 Perovskite Quantum Dot/Graphene Oxide Composite for Photocatalytic CO 2 Reduction
journal, April 2017

  • Xu, Yang-Fan; Yang, Mu-Zi; Chen, Bai-Xue
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 139, Issue 16
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b00489

Engineered CuInSe x S 2– x Quantum Dots for Sensitized Solar Cells
journal, January 2013

  • McDaniel, Hunter; Fuke, Nobuhiro; Pietryga, Jeffrey M.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 4, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz302067r

Hybrid Molecule–Nanocrystal Photon Upconversion Across the Visible and Near-Infrared
journal, July 2015

Covalently linking CuInS 2 quantum dots with a Re catalyst by click reaction for photocatalytic CO 2 reduction
journal, January 2018

  • Huang, Jing; Gatty, Mélina Gilbert; Xu, Bo
  • Dalton Transactions, Vol. 47, Issue 31
  • DOI: 10.1039/C8DT01631C

Carrier multiplication in germanium nanocrystals
journal, February 2015

  • Saeed, Saba; de Weerd, Chris; Stallinga, Peter
  • Light: Science & Applications, Vol. 4, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1038/lsa.2015.24

Tandem Solar Cells from Solution-Processed CdTe and PbS Quantum Dots Using a ZnTe–ZnO Tunnel Junction
journal, January 2017

Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production with Tunable Nanorod Heterostructures
journal, March 2010

  • Amirav, Lilac; Alivisatos, A. Paul
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz100075c

Calculated quantum yields for photon-cascade emission (PCE) for Pr3+ and Tm3+ in fluoride hosts
journal, January 1976

Open-Circuit Voltage Deficit, Radiative Sub-Bandgap States, and Prospects in Quantum Dot Solar Cells
journal, April 2015

Computational Organic Chemistry: Bridging Theory and Experiment in Establishing the Mechanisms of Chemical Reactions
journal, January 2015

  • Cheng, Gui-Juan; Zhang, Xinhao; Chung, Lung Wa
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 137, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja5112749

Size-Dependent Lattice Structure and Confinement Properties in CsPbI 3 Perovskite Nanocrystals: Negative Surface Energy for Stabilization
journal, November 2019

New Aspects of Carrier Multiplication in Semiconductor Nanocrystals
journal, December 2008

  • McGuire, John A.; Joo, Jin; Pietryga, Jeffrey M.
  • Accounts of Chemical Research, Vol. 41, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/ar800112v

Sensitized solar cells with colloidal PbS–CdS core–shell quantum dots
journal, January 2014

  • Lai, Lai-Hung; Protesescu, Loredana; Kovalenko, Maksym V.
  • Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., Vol. 16, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1039/C3CP54145B

Comparison of Carrier Multiplication Yields in PbS and PbSe Nanocrystals: The Role of Competing Energy-Loss Processes
journal, January 2012

  • Stewart, John T.; Padilha, Lazaro A.; Qazilbash, M. Mumtaz
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl203367m

Absolute Photoluminescence Quantum Yields of IR-26 Dye, PbS, and PbSe Quantum Dots
journal, July 2010

  • Semonin, Octavi E.; Johnson, Justin C.; Luther, Joseph M.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 16
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz100830r

A highly efficient noble metal free photocatalytic hydrogen evolution system containing MoP and CdS quantum dots
journal, January 2016

  • Yin, Shengming; Han, Jianyu; Zou, Yinjun
  • Nanoscale, Vol. 8, Issue 30
  • DOI: 10.1039/C6NR00989A

Peak External Photocurrent Quantum Efficiency Exceeding 100% via MEG in a Quantum Dot Solar Cell
journal, December 2011

Observation of the "Dark Exciton" in CdSe Quantum Dots
journal, November 1995

Direct synthesis of all-inorganic heterostructured CdSe/CdS QDs in aqueous solution for improved photocatalytic hydrogen generation
journal, January 2017

  • Li, Zhi-Jun; Fan, Xiang-Bing; Li, Xu-Bing
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol. 5, Issue 21
  • DOI: 10.1039/C7TA01670K

Efficient hybrid colloidal quantum dot/organic solar cells mediated by near-infrared sensitizing small molecules
journal, November 2019

The energy gap law for radiationless transitions in large molecules
journal, February 1970

Amino-Assisted Anchoring of CsPbBr 3 Perovskite Quantum Dots on Porous g-C 3 N 4 for Enhanced Photocatalytic CO 2 Reduction
journal, September 2018

  • Ou, Man; Tu, Wenguang; Yin, Shengming
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 57, Issue 41
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201808930

Enhancement of the Efficiency of Photocatalytic Reduction of Protons to Hydrogen via Molecular Assembly
journal, April 2014

  • Wu, Li-Zhu; Chen, Bin; Li, Zhi-Jun
  • Accounts of Chemical Research, Vol. 47, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1021/ar500140r

Ultrafast Reaction Mechanisms in Perovskite Based Photocatalytic C–C Coupling
journal, January 2020

Variations in the Quantum Efficiency of Multiple Exciton Generation for a Series of Chemically Treated PbSe Nanocrystal Films
journal, February 2009

  • Beard, Matthew C.; Midgett, Aaron G.; Law, Matt
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 9, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl803600v

A heavy metal-free CuInS 2 quantum dot sensitized NiO photocathode with a Re molecular catalyst for photoelectrochemical CO 2 reduction
journal, January 2019

  • Huang, Jing; Xu, Bo; Tian, Lei
  • Chemical Communications, Vol. 55, Issue 55
  • DOI: 10.1039/C9CC04222A

Triplet Energy Transfer from CsPbBr 3 Nanocrystals Enabled by Quantum Confinement
journal, February 2019

  • Luo, Xiao; Lai, Runchen; Li, Yulu
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 141, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b13180

Carrier multiplication in van der Waals layered transition metal dichalcogenides
journal, December 2019

Generation of Multiple Excitons in Ag 2 S Quantum Dots: Single High-Energy versus Multiple-Photon Excitation
journal, January 2014

  • Sun, Jingya; Yu, Weili; Usman, Anwar
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 5, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz5000512

Triplet Sensitization by “Self-Trapped” Excitons of Nontoxic CuInS 2 Nanocrystals for Efficient Photon Upconversion
journal, August 2019

  • Han, Yaoyao; He, Shan; Luo, Xiao
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 141, Issue 33
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b07033

Singlet Fission
journal, November 2010

  • Smith, Millicent B.; Michl, Josef
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 110, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr1002613

Semiconductor-based Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation
journal, November 2010

  • Chen, Xiaobo; Shen, Shaohua; Guo, Liejin
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 110, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr1001645

Multiple Exciton Generation in Films of Electronically Coupled PbSe Quantum Dots
journal, June 2007

  • Luther, Joseph M.; Beard, Matthew C.; Song, Qing
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 7, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl0708617

“Darker-than-Black” PbS Quantum Dots: Enhancing Optical Absorption of Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals via Short Conjugated Ligands
journal, January 2015

  • Giansante, Carlo; Infante, Ivan; Fabiano, Eduardo
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 137, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja510739q

Efficient Carrier Multiplication in Colloidal CuInSe 2 Nanocrystals
journal, September 2014

  • Stolle, C. Jackson; Schaller, Richard D.; Korgel, Brian A.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 5, Issue 18
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz501640f

Efficient Multiple Exciton Generation Observed in Colloidal PbSe Quantum Dots with Temporally and Spectrally Resolved Intraband Excitation
journal, March 2009

  • Ji, Minbiao; Park, Sungnam; Connor, Stephen T.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 9, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl900103f

Photogeneration of hydrogen from water using CdSe nanocrystals demonstrating the importance of surface exchange
journal, September 2013

  • Das, A.; Han, Z.; Haghighi, M. G.
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 110, Issue 42
  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1316755110

Regio- and diastereoselective intermolecular [2+2] cycloadditions photocatalysed by quantum dots
journal, October 2019

In Spite of Recent Doubts Carrier Multiplication Does Occur in PbSe Nanocrystals
journal, June 2008

  • Trinh, M. Tuan; Houtepen, Arjan J.; Schins, Juleon M.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 8, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl0807225

Controlled Assembly of Hydrogenase-CdTe Nanocrystal Hybrids for Solar Hydrogen Production
journal, July 2010

  • Brown, Katherine A.; Dayal, Smita; Ai, Xin
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 132, Issue 28
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja101031r

Upconversion Luminescent Materials: Advances and Applications
journal, November 2014

  • Zhou, Jing; Liu, Qian; Feng, Wei
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 115, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr400478f

Distance-Dependent Triplet Energy Transfer between CdSe Nanocrystals and Surface Bound Anthracene
journal, May 2016

Photon Cascade Luminescence of Pr[sup 3+] in LaMgB[sub 5]O[sub 10]
journal, January 1996

  • Srivastava, A. M.
  • Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Vol. 143, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1149/1.1837346

High efficiency perovskite quantum dot solar cells with charge separating heterostructure
journal, June 2019

A Highly Efficient Photocatalytic System for Hydrogen Production by a Robust Hydrogenase Mimic in an Aqueous Solution
journal, March 2011

  • Wang, Feng; Wang, Wen-Guang; Wang, Xiao-Jun
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 50, Issue 14
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201006352

Third Generation Photovoltaics based on Multiple Exciton Generation in Quantum Confined Semiconductors
journal, October 2012

  • Beard, Matthew C.; Luther, Joseph M.; Semonin, Octavi E.
  • Accounts of Chemical Research, Vol. 46, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/ar3001958

Enhanced Multiple Exciton Generation in PbS|CdS Janus-like Heterostructured Nanocrystals
journal, September 2018

Detailed Balance Limit of Efficiency of p‐n Junction Solar Cells
journal, March 1961

  • Shockley, William; Queisser, Hans J.
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 32, Issue 3, p. 510-519
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.1736034

Band Gap Variation of Size- and Shape-Controlled Colloidal CdSe Quantum Rods
journal, July 2001

  • Li, Liang-shi; Hu, Jiangtao; Yang, Weidong
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl015559r

Light-driven dinitrogen reduction catalyzed by a CdS:nitrogenase MoFe protein biohybrid
journal, April 2016

Carrier Multiplication in Quantum Dots within the Framework of Two Competing Energy Relaxation Mechanisms
journal, June 2013

  • Stewart, John T.; Padilha, Lazaro A.; Bae, Wan Ki
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 4, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz4004334

Iodide-Passivated Colloidal PbS Nanocrystals Leading to Highly Efficient Polymer:Nanocrystal Hybrid Solar Cells
journal, February 2016

Nanocrystals of Cesium Lead Halide Perovskites (CsPbX 3 , X = Cl, Br, and I): Novel Optoelectronic Materials Showing Bright Emission with Wide Color Gamut
journal, February 2015

  • Protesescu, Loredana; Yakunin, Sergii; Bodnarchuk, Maryna I.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 15, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl5048779

ZnSe quantum dots modified with a Ni(cyclam) catalyst for efficient visible-light driven CO 2 reduction in water
journal, January 2018

  • Kuehnel, Moritz F.; Sahm, Constantin D.; Neri, Gaia
  • Chemical Science, Vol. 9, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1039/C7SC04429A

Carrier multiplication detected through transient photocurrent in device-grade films of lead selenide quantum dots
journal, September 2015

  • Gao, Jianbo; Fidler, Andrew F.; Klimov, Victor I.
  • Nature Communications, Vol. 6, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/ncomms9185

Graphene oxide wrapped CH3NH3PbBr3 perovskite quantum dots hybrid for photoelectrochemical CO2 reduction in organic solvents
journal, January 2019

Carrier Multiplication in InAs Nanocrystal Quantum Dots with an Onset Defined by the Energy Conservation Limit
journal, November 2007

  • Schaller, Richard D.; Pietryga, Jeffrey M.; Klimov, Victor I.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 7, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl072046x

Relaxation of Exciton Confinement in CdSe Quantum Dots by Modification with a Conjugated Dithiocarbamate Ligand
journal, May 2010

  • Frederick, Matthew T.; Weiss, Emily A.
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 4, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn1007435

Shell Thickness Engineering Significantly Boosts the Photocatalytic H 2 Evolution Efficiency of CdS/CdSe Core/Shell Quantum Dots
journal, October 2017

  • Wang, Ping; Wang, Minmin; Zhang, Jie
  • ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol. 9, Issue 41
  • DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b07211

Step-like enhancement of luminescence quantum yield of silicon nanocrystals
journal, October 2011

  • Timmerman, D.; Valenta, J.; Dohnalová, K.
  • Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 6, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2011.167

Self-Templated Synthesis of Nanoporous CdS Nanostructures for Highly Efficient Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production under Visible Light
journal, January 2008

  • Bao, Ningzhong; Shen, Liming; Takata, Tsuyoshi
  • Chemistry of Materials, Vol. 20, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1021/cm7029344

Structural, Optical, and Electrical Properties of Self-Assembled Films of PbSe Nanocrystals Treated with 1,2-Ethanedithiol
journal, January 2008

  • Luther, Joseph M.; Law, Matt; Song, Qing
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 2, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn7003348

Optimal metal domain size for photocatalysis with hybrid semiconductor-metal nanorods
journal, January 2016

  • Ben-Shahar, Yuval; Scotognella, Francesco; Kriegel, Ilka
  • Nature Communications, Vol. 7, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10413

CdTe/CdS Core/Shell Quantum Dots Cocatalyzed by Sulfur Tolerant [Mo 3 S 13 ] 2– Nanoclusters for Efficient Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution
journal, September 2016

Multiple Exciton Collection in a Sensitized Photovoltaic System
journal, September 2010

Upconversion-powered photoelectrochemistry
journal, January 2012

  • Khnayzer, Rony S.; Blumhoff, Jörg; Harrington, Jordan A.
  • Chem. Commun., Vol. 48, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1039/C1CC16015J

Comparing Multiple Exciton Generation in Quantum Dots To Impact Ionization in Bulk Semiconductors: Implications for Enhancement of Solar Energy Conversion
journal, August 2010

  • Beard, Matthew C.; Midgett, Aaron G.; Hanna, Mark C.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 10, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl101490z

Solid-state infrared-to-visible upconversion sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals
journal, November 2015

Selective Growth of Metal Tips onto Semiconductor Quantum Rods and Tetrapods
journal, June 2004

Quantum Dot Solar Cells. Semiconductor Nanocrystals as Light Harvesters
journal, October 2008

  • Kamat, Prashant V.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 112, Issue 48
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp806791s

Efficient and Limiting Reactions in Aqueous Light-Induced Hydrogen Evolution Systems using Molecular Catalysts and Quantum Dots
journal, May 2014

  • Gimbert-Suriñach, Carolina; Albero, Josep; Stoll, Thibaut
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 136, Issue 21
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja501489h

The Potential of Singlet Fission Photon Multipliers as an Alternative to Silicon-Based Tandem Solar Cells
journal, September 2018

Lead Telluride Quantum Dot Solar Cells Displaying External Quantum Efficiencies Exceeding 120%
journal, November 2015

n -Type PbSe Quantum Dots via Post-Synthetic Indium Doping
journal, September 2018

  • Lu, Haipeng; Carroll, Gerard M.; Chen, Xihan
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 140, Issue 42
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b07910

Lead halide perovskites for photocatalytic organic synthesis
journal, June 2019

Free Charges Produced by Carrier Multiplication in Strongly Coupled PbSe Quantum Dot Films
journal, October 2011

  • Aerts, Michiel; Suchand Sandeep, C. S.; Gao, Yunan
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 11, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl202915p

Novel optimization principles and efficiency limits for semiconductor solar cells
journal, June 1994

  • Werner, Jürgen H.; Kolodinski, Sabine; Queisser, Hans J.
  • Physical Review Letters, Vol. 72, Issue 24
  • DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.72.3851

Perfect Photon-to-Hydrogen Conversion Efficiency
journal, February 2016

Ligand enhanced upconversion of near-infrared photons with nanocrystal light absorbers
journal, January 2016

  • Huang, Zhiyuan; Simpson, Duane E.; Mahboub, Melika
  • Chemical Science, Vol. 7, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1039/C6SC00257A

Hybrid Nanorod-Polymer Solar Cells
journal, March 2002

  • Huynh, W. U.; Dittmer, Janke J.; Alivisatos, A. Paul
  • Science, Vol. 295, Issue 5564, p. 2425-2427
  • DOI: 10.1126/science.1069156

Improving the Catalytic Activity of Semiconductor Nanocrystals through Selective Domain Etching
journal, April 2013

  • Khon, Elena; Lambright, Kelly; Khnayzer, Rony S.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl400715n

Enhanced Multiple Exciton Generation in Quasi-One-Dimensional Semiconductors
journal, August 2011

  • Cunningham, Paul D.; Boercker, Janice E.; Foos, Edward E.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 11, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl202014a

Apparent Versus True Carrier Multiplication Yields in Semiconductor Nanocrystals
journal, June 2010

  • McGuire, John A.; Sykora, Milan; Joo, Jin
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 10, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl100177c

Singlet Fission and Triplet Transfer to PbS Quantum Dots in TIPS-Tetracene Carboxylic Acid Ligands
journal, February 2018

  • Davis, Nathaniel J. L. K.; Allardice, Jesse R.; Xiao, James
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 9, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b00099

Anion Exchange and the Quantum-Cutting Energy Threshold in Ytterbium-Doped CsPb(Cl 1– x Br x ) 3 Perovskite Nanocrystals
journal, January 2019

Semiconductor Nanocrystal Light Absorbers for Photon Upconversion
journal, October 2018

External Quantum Efficiency Above 100% in a Singlet-Exciton-Fission-Based Organic Photovoltaic Cell
journal, April 2013

Shape control of CdSe nanocrystals
journal, March 2000

  • Peng, Xiaogang; Manna, Liberato; Yang, Weidong
  • Nature, Vol. 404, Issue 6773, p. 59-61
  • DOI: 10.1038/35003535

Efficient Infrared-to-Visible Upconversion with Subsolar Irradiance
journal, October 2016

Highly Efficient Multiple Exciton Generation in Colloidal PbSe and PbS Quantum Dots
journal, May 2005

  • Ellingson, Randy J.; Beard, Matthew C.; Johnson, Justin C.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 5, Issue 5, p. 865-871
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl0502672

Surface States Mediate Triplet Energy Transfer in Nanocrystal–Acene Composite Systems
journal, May 2018

  • Bender, Jon A.; Raulerson, Emily K.; Li, Xin
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 140, Issue 24
  • DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b01966

PbS/CdS Core-Shell Quantum Dots Suppress Charge Transfer and Enhance Triplet Transfer
journal, November 2017

  • Huang, Zhiyuan; Xu, Zihao; Mahboub, Melika
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 56, Issue 52
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201710224

Multiple-exciton generation in lead selenide nanorod solar cells with external quantum efficiencies exceeding 120%
journal, September 2015

  • Davis, Nathaniel J. L. K.; Böhm, Marcus L.; Tabachnyk, Maxim
  • Nature Communications, Vol. 6, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/ncomms9259

Flowing versus Static Conditions for Measuring Multiple Exciton Generation in PbSe Quantum Dots
journal, September 2010

  • Midgett, Aaron G.; Hillhouse, Hugh W.; Hughes, Barbara K.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 114, Issue 41
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp1057786

Quantum Dots Based Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution
journal, May 2019

  • Fan, Xiang‐Bing; Yu, Shan; Hou, Bo
  • Israel Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 59, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1002/ijch.201900029

Direct observation of triplet energy transfer from semiconductor nanocrystals
journal, January 2016

Highly efficient phosphorescent emission from organic electroluminescent devices
journal, September 1998

  • Baldo, M. A.; O'Brien, D. F.; You, Y.
  • Nature, Vol. 395, Issue 6698, p. 151-154
  • DOI: 10.1038/25954

Quantum Dots in Visible-Light Photoredox Catalysis: Reductive Dehalogenations and C–H Arylation Reactions Using Aryl Bromides
journal, May 2017

Quantum Dot Assembly for Light-Driven Multielectron Redox Reactions, such as Hydrogen Evolution and CO 2 Reduction
journal, May 2019

  • Li, Xu-Bing; Tung, Chen-Ho; Wu, Li-Zhu
  • Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 58, Issue 32
  • DOI: 10.1002/anie.201901267

Photocatalytic hydrogen production using twinned nanocrystals and an unanchored NiSx co-catalyst
journal, September 2016

Core@Shell CsPbBr 3 @Zeolitic Imidazolate Framework Nanocomposite for Efficient Photocatalytic CO 2 Reduction
journal, October 2018

Multiple Exciton Generation in Semiconductor Quantum Dots
journal, May 2011

  • Beard, Matthew C.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 2, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz200166y

Metallic Co 2 C: A Promising Co-catalyst To Boost Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution of Colloidal Quantum Dots
journal, May 2018

Quantum dot solar cells
journal, April 2002