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JOURNAL COVERS

JOURNAL ARTICLES UNDER PEER REVIEW/PREPRINTS

 

​89. The chemical potential of plasmonic excitations

Sungju Yu and P. K. Jain*

2019, submitted.

88. Using plasmonically-generated carriers as redox equivalents

Sungju Yu, Varun Mohan, and Prashant K. Jain*

MRS Bulletin, 2019, submitted.

Invited review for themed issue on Materials for Hot-Carrier Chemistry.

 

87. Phenomenological Arrhenius analyses in plasmon-enhanced catalysis link

Prashant K. Jain*

arXiv:1908.05373 [physics.chem-ph], 2019.

86. Roadmap on nano-plasmonics

Varun Mohan and Prashant K. Jain*

Nanotechnology, 2019, submitted.

Invited contribution for Roadmap on Quantum Technology

PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

 

85. Mechanistic understanding of plasmon-enhanced electrochemistry link

Andrew J. Wilson, Varun Mohan, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2019, in press.

84. Taking the heat off of plasmonic chemistry link

Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2019, 123 (40), 24347−24351

Invited Viewpoint

Most read article of journal as per Oct 2019 list

Posted on arXiv as arXiv:1908.09415 [physics.chem-ph] link

83. Selective branching of  plasmonic photosynthesis into hydrocarbon production and hydrogen generation link

Sungju Yu and Prashant K. Jain*
ACS Energy Letters, 2019, 4 (9), 2295−2300.

82. Room-temperature superionic-phase nanocrystals synthesized with a twinned lattice link

Jianxiao Gong and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Communications, 2019, 10, 3285.

Editors’ highlight on recent research on Inorganic and Physical Chemistry link

81. Revealing the thermodynamic properties of elementary chemical reactions at the single-molecule level link
Xiaodong Liu, Yuwei Zhang, Tao Chen, Prashant K. Jain, and Weilin Xu*

Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2019, 123 (29), 6253–6259.

80. Synergy between plasmonic and electrocatalytic activation of methanol oxidation on palladium-silver alloy nanotubes link

Lin Huang, Jiasui Zou, Jin-Yu Ye, Zhi-You Zhou, Zhang Lin, Xiongwu Kang*, Prashant K. Jain*, and Shaowei Chen

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2019, 58 (26), 8794–8798.

79. One-dimensional cuprous selenide nanostructures with switchable plasmonic and super-ionic phase attributes link

Kihyun Cho, Jaeyoung Heo, Yun-Mo Sung, and Prashant K. Jain*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2019, 58 (25), 84108415.

78. Plasmonic photosynthesis of C1–C3 hydrocarbons from carbon dioxide assisted by an ionic liquid link

Sungju Yu and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Communications, 2019, 10, 2022.

UIUC News Bureau story: Artificial photosynthesis transforms carbon dioxide into liquefiable fuels link

Editors' highlight on recent research on Energy Materials link

Featured on EurekaAlert, Nanotechnology Now, Times of India, Express UK, Phys.Org, ScienceDaily, and other science news media.

77. In-situ electron microscopy mapping of an order-disorder transition in a superionic conductor link

Jaeyoung Heo, Daniel Dumett Torres, Progna Banerjee, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Communications, 2019, 10, 1505.

76. Unconventional long-range cation ordering in copper selenide nanocrystals link

Jaeyoung Heo, Daniel Dumett Torres, and Prashant K. Jain*

Chemistry of Materials, 2019, 31 (1), 68–72.

Structure deposited in Cambridge Crystallographic Data Center. link

75. Watching visible light-driven CO2 reduction on a plasmonic nanoparticle catalyst link

Gayatri Kumari, Xueqiang Zhang, Dinumol Devasia, Jaeyoung Heo, and Prashant K. Jain*

ACS Nano, 2018, 12 (8), 8330–8340.

Most read article of journal as per Sep 2018 list.

74. Mechanism of sulfidation of small ZnO nanoparticles link

Progna Banerjee and Prashant K. Jain*

RSC Advances, 2018, 8, 34476–34482.

73. In situ formation of catalytically active graphene in ethylene photo-epoxidation link

​Xueqiang Zhang, Gayatri Kumari, Jaeyoung Heo, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Communications, 2018, 9, 3056.

Editors’ highlight on recent research on Inorganic and Physical Chemistry link

72. Plasmon-enhanced multi-carrier photocatalysis link

Firdoz Shaik, Imanuel Peer, Prashant K. Jain, and Lilac Amirav*

Nano Letters, 2018, 18 (7), 4370–4376.

Most read article of journal as per Jul and Aug 2018 lists.

71. Physical models for energy-converting nanofluids link

Prashant K. Jain*

Physics Today, 2018, 71 (8), 10–11.

 

70. Lithiation of copper selenide nanocrystals link

Progna Banerjee and Prashant K. Jain*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2018, 57 (30), 9315–9319.
-Also featured in Hot Topic: Batteries and Supercapacitors.

69. Harvesting multiple electron–hole pairs generated through plasmonic excitation of Au nanoparticles link

Youngsoo Kim, Jeremy G. Smith, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Chemistry, 2018, 10 (7), 763–769.

UIUC News Bureau story: Team achieves two-electron chemical reactions using light energy, gold link

Highlighted on NSF Science360 Now: 2 electrons are better than 1 link

Featured in PhysOrg, Science Daily, Eureka Alert and several other science media outlets.

68. Structural dynamics of the oxygen evolving complex of Photosystem II in water-splitting action link

Andrew J. Wilson and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2018, 140 (17), 5853–5859.

67. STM imaging of localized surface plasmons on individual gold nanoislands link

Huy A. Nguyen (co-first), Progna Banerjee (co-first), Duc Nguyen, Joseph W. Lyding, Martin Gruebele*, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2018, 9 (8), 1970–1976.

66. Strain stabilization of superionicity in copper and lithium selenides link

Daniel Dumett Torres and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2018, 9 (6), 1200–1205. 

65. Plasmonic control of multi-electron transfer and C-C coupling in visible-light-driven CO2 reduction on

Au nanoparticles link

Sungju Yu, Andrew J. Wilson, Jaeyoung Heo, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nano Letters, 2018, 18 (4), 2189–2194. 

Selected for front cover link

Most read article of journal as per Mar and May 2018

Featured in Chemistry World article 'Forcing reactions with plasmons' link

Thomson Reuters Highly Cited (top 1%)

64. Opportunities and challenges of solar-energy-driven carbon dioxide to fuel conversion with plasmonic catalysts link

Sungju Yu, Andrew J. Wilson, Gayatri Kumari, Xueqiang Zhang, and Prashant K. Jain*

ACS Energy Letters, 2017, 2 (9), 2058–2070.

Invited Review

Most read article of journal as per Sep 2017

Featured in Virtual Issue on Plasmons for Energy Conversion, ACS Energy Letters, 2018, 3, 1467–1469. link

63. Spectral heterogeneity of hybrid lead halide perovskites demystified by spatially-resolved emission link

Varun Mohan and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017, 121 (35), 19392–19400.

62. A non-natural wurtzite polymorph of HgSe: A potential 3D topological insulator link

Daniel Dumett Torres, Progna Banerjee, Sudhakar Pamidighantam, and Prashant K. Jain*

Chemistry of Materials, 2017, 29 (15), 6356–6366.

61. The nature of plasmonically assisted hot electron transfer in a donor-bridge-acceptor complex link

Youngsoo Kim, Andrew J. Wilson, and Prashant K. Jain*

ACS Catalysis, 2017, 7 (7), 4360–4365.

60. Galvanic reactions at the single-nanoparticle level: Tuning between mechanistic extremes link

Jeremy G. Smith, Xueqiang Zhang, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5 (23), 11940–11948.

Article Invited for 2017 Emerging Investigators issue

59. Liquid-like cationic sub-lattice in copper selenide clusters link

Sarah L. White (co-first), Progna Banerjee (co-first), and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Communications, 2017, 8, 14514.

UIUC News Bureau press release: Liquid-like cationic sub-lattice in copper selenide clusters link

Smithsonian Magazine story: Charging ahead: the future of batteries link

R&D Magazine story: Nanoclusters help improve lithium ion batteries link

AzoNano story: Nanoclusters and the future of lithium batteries link

Highlighted on CEMag: Layered graphene, imaging nematodes, preventing battery explosions link

Featured on several science news portals: Phys.Org, EurekAlert, and others.

58. Ion exchange transformation of magic-sized clusters link

Sarah L. White, Progna Banerjee, Indranath Chakraborty, and Prashant K. Jain*

Chemistry of Materials, 2016, 28 (22), 8391–8398.

57. Ultrashort, angstrom-scale decay of surface enhanced Raman scattering at hot spots link

Gayatri K. Joshi (co-first), Sarah L. White (co-first), Merrell A. Johnson, Rajesh Sardar*, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2016, 120 (43), 24973–24981.

56. Kinetics of self-assembled monolayer formation on individual nanoparticles link

Jeremy G. Smith and Prashant K. Jain*

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2016, 18 (34), 23990–23997.

55. In-situ single nanoparticle spectroscopy study of bimetallic nanostructure formation link

Jeremy G. Smith (co-first), Indranath Chakraborty (co-first), and Prashant K. Jain*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2016, 55 (34), 9979–9983.

Designated Top 10% of publications

54. Polarization-dependent surface enhanced Raman scattering activity of anisotropic plasmonic nanorattles link

Keng-Ku Liu, Sirimuvva Tadepalli, Gayatri Kumari, Progna Banerjee, Limei Tian, Prashant K. Jain*, and Srikanth Singamaneni*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2016, 120 (30), 16899–16906.

53. The ligand shell as an energy barrier in surface reactions on transition metal nanoparticles link

Jeremy G. Smith and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2016, 138 (21), 6765–6773.

ACS Author Choice Open Access

52. Synthesis of monodisperse palladium nanoclusters using metal-organic frameworks as sacrificial templates link

Xinle Li, Chaoxian Xiao, Tian Wei Goh, Alexandria L. D. Stanton, Yuchen Pei, Prashant K. Jain, and Wenyu Huang*

ChemNanoMat, 2016, 2 (8), 810–815.

Designated VIP Article

Highlighted by ChemistryViews Magazine: Palladium Clusters from Etching link

51. Activation energies of plasmonic catalysts link

Youngsoo Kim, Daniel Dumett Torres, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nano Letters, 2016, 16 (5), 3399–3407.

ACS Author Choice Open Access

50. One-to-one correlation between structure and optical response in a heterogeneous distribution of plasmonic constructs link

Aiqin Fang (co-first), Sarah L. White (co-first), Rafael A. Masitas, Frank P. Zamborini*, and Prashant K. Jain,*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2015, 119 (42), 24086–24094.

49. Plasmon resonances for solar energy harvesting: A mechanistic outlook link

Jeremy G. Smith, Jacob A. Faucheaux, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nano Today, 2015, 10 (1), 67–80.

Editor's Choice Article, 2015

Editor's Choice Article and Editor's Highlights, 2016

48. Luminescence blinking of a reacting quantum dot link

Aaron L. Routzahn and Prashant K. Jain*

Nano Letters, 2015, 15 (4), 2504–2509.

ACS Author Choice Open Access

47. Regioselective plasmon coupling in metamolecular analogs of benzene derviatives link

Aiqin Fang (co-first), Sarah L. White (co-first), Prashant K. Jain*, and Frank P. Zamborini*

Nano Letters, 2015, 15 (1), 542–548.

46. Catalytic activation of a solid oxide in electronic contact with Au nanoparticles link

Mayank Behl and Prashant K. Jain*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54 (3), 992–997.

45. Plasmon-in-a-box: On the physical nature of few-carrier plasmon resonances link

Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2014, 5 (18), 3112–3119.

44. Plasmon resonances of semiconductor nanocrystals: Physical principles and new opportunities link

Jacob A. Faucheaux, Alexandria L. D. Stanton, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2014, 5 (6), 976–985.

Invited Perspective

Featured on the cover of the journal

Featured as ACS Editors' Choice Article

Top 5 most read articles of journal as per Apr 2014 list

Featured in JPC Letters Editorial

YouTube video featured by ACS

Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Paper (top 1%)

43. Identification of a critical intermediate in galvanic exchange reactions by single-nanoparticle resolved kinetics link

Jeremy G. Smith, Qing Yang#, and Prashant K. Jain*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2014, 53 (11), 2867–2872.

42. Unified theoretical framework for realizing diverse regimes of strong coupling between plasmons and electronic transitions link

Jacob A. Faucheaux, Jiayi Fu#, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, 118 (5), 2710–2717.

41. Single nanocrystal reaction trajectories reveal sharp co-operative switching link

Aaron L. Routzahn and Prashant K. Jain*

Nano Letters, 2014, 14 (2), 987-992.

40. Gold nanoparticles for physics, chemistry, and biology: Book review link

Prashant K. Jain*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2014, 53 (5), 1197.

39. Co-operativity in a nanocrystalline solid-state transformation link

Sarah L. White, Jeremy G. Smith, Mayank Behl, and Prashant K. Jain*

Nature Communications, 2013, 4, 2933.

UIUC News Bureau story: Atoms in a nanocrystal cooperate, much like in biomolecules link

Featured in PhysOrg, Laser FocusWorld, and several other science media outlets.

38. Doped semiconductor nanocrystals as plasmonic probes of redox chemistry link

Prashant K. Jain*, Karthish Manthiram, Jesse Engel, Sarah. L White, Jacob A. Faucheaux, and A. Paul Alivisatos*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2013, 52 (51), 13671–13675.

37. Plasmons in photocharged ZnO nanocrystals revealing dynamics of charge carriers link

Jacob Faucheaux and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2013, 4 (18), 3024–3030.

36. Size-dependence of the plasmonic near-field measured via single-nanoparticle photoimaging link

Claire Deeb, Xuan Zhou, Jerome Plain, Gary Wiederrecht, Renaud Bachelot*, Milo J. Russell, and Prashant K. Jain*

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2013, 117 (20), 10669–10676.

35. Cation exchange on the nanoscale: An emerging technique for new material synthesis, device fabrication, and chemical sensing link

Jessy B. Rivest and Prashant K. Jain*

Chemical Society Reviews, 2013, 42 (1), 89–96.

Top 15 most read article as per Sep 2012 list

Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Paper (top 1%)

34. A regenerable oxide-based H2S adsorbent with nanofibrous morphology link

Mayank Behl, Junghoon Yeom, Quentin Lineberry, Prashant K. Jain*, and Mark A. Shannon

Nature Nanotechnology, 2012, 7 (12), 810–815.

UIUC News Bureau story: Nanofibers clean sulfur from fuel link

Featured by NSF, nano.gov, in Science Daily, PhysOrg, Eureka Alert, The Engineer, R&D Magazine, New Energy and Fuel, and other news link

IChemE Energy Award shortlist

33. Plasmonics with doped quantum dots link

Aaron L. Routzahn (co-first), Sarah L. White (co-first), Lam-Kiu Fong, and Prashant K. Jain*

Israel Journal of Chemistry, 2012, 52 (11-12), 983–991.

Invited review in special issue on Nanochemistry honoring Wolf awardee A. Paul Alivisatos and Charles M. Lieber

#1 Most accessed paper of journal as per Feb 2013 list

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