Cherie R Kagan Research Group

Electrical and Systems Engineering - Chemistry - Materials Science and Engineering

Publications

2014

Low-Frequency (1/f) Noise in Nanocrystal Field-Effect Transistors,” Yuming Lai, Haipeng Li, David K. Kim, Benjamin T. Diroll, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS Nano, Just Accepted (2014)

Plasmon-Enhanced Upconversion Luminescence in Single Nanophosphor–Nanorod Heterodimers Formed through Template-Assisted Self-Assembly,” Nicholas J. Greybush, Marjan Saboktakin, Xingchen Ye, Cristian Della Giovampaola, Soong Ju Oh, Nathaniel E. Berry, Nader Engheta, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS Nano, ASAP (2014)

Gate Induced Carrier Delocalization in Quantum Dot (QD) Field-Effect Transistors (FETs),” Michael Edward Turk, Ji-Hyuk Choi, Soong Ju Oh, Aaron T. Fafarman, Benjamin T. Diroll, Christopher B. Murray, Cherie R. Kagan, and James M. Kikkawa Nano Letters, ASAP (2014)

Synthesis of N-Type Plasmonic Oxide Nanocrystals and the Optical and Electrical Characterization of their Transparent Conducting Films,” Benjamin T. Diroll, Thomas R. Gordon, E. Ashley Gaulding, Dahlia R. Klein, Taejong Paik, Hyeong Jin Yun, E.D. Goodwin, Divij Damodhar, Cherie R. Kagan, and Christopher B. Murray Chemistry of Materials, 26 (15) 4579–4588 (2014)

Designing High-Performance PbS and PbSe Nanocrystal Electronic Devices through Stepwise, Post-Synthesis, Colloidal Atomic Layer Deposition,” Soong Ju Oh, Nathaniel E. Berry, Ji-Hyuk Choi, E. Ashley Gaulding, Hangfei Lin, Taejong Paik, Benjamin. T. Diroll, Shin Muramoto, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan NANO Letters, 14 (3) 1559–1566 (2014)

Air-Stable, Nanostructured Electronic and Plasmonic Materials from Solution-Processable, Silver Nanocrystal Building Blocks,” Aaron T. Fafarman, Sung-Hoon Hong, Soong Ju Oh, Humeyra Caglayan, Xingchen Ye, Benjamin T. Diroll, Nader Engheta, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS NANO, 8 (3) 2746–2754 (2014)

Solution-Processed Phase-Change VO2 Metamaterials from Colloidal Vanadium Oxide (VOx) Nanocrystals,” Taejong Paik, Sung-Hoon Hong, E. Ashley Gaulding, Humeyra Caglayan, Thomas R. Gordon, Nader Engheta, Cherie R. Kagan, and Christopher B. Murray ACS NANO, 8 (1) 797–806 (2014)

2013

Solution-Based Stoichiometric Control over Charge Transport in Nanocrystalline CdSe Devices,” David K. Kim, Aaron T. Fafarman, Benjamin T. Diroll, Silvia H Chan, Thomas R. Gordon, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS NANO, 7 (10) 8760–8770 (2013)

Crystallographic anisotropy of the resistivity size effect in single crystal tungsten nanowires,” Dooho Choi, Matthew Moneck, Xuan Liu, Soong Ju Oh, Cherie R. Kagan, Kevin R. Coffey, & Katayun Barmak Scientific Reports, 3 (2591) 1-4 (2013)

In-situ Repair of High-Performance, Flexible Nanocrystal Electronics for Large-Area Fabrication and Operation in Air,” Ji-Hyuk Choi, Soong Ju Oh, Yuming Lai, David K. Kim, Tianshuo Zhao, Aaron T. Fafarman, Benjamin T. Diroll, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS Nano, 7 (9) 8275–8283 (2013)

Near-Infrared Metatronic Nanocircuits by Design,” Humeyra Caglayan*, Sung-Hoon Hong*, Brian Edwards, Cherie R. Kagan, and Nader Engheta Physical Review Letters, 111 073904 (2013)
* Indicates equal contribution

Plasmonic Enhancement of Nanophosphor Upconversion Luminescence in Au Nanohole Arrays,” Marjan Saboktakin, Xingchen Ye, Uday K. Chettiar, Nader Engheta , Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS Nano, 7 (8) 7186-7192 (2013)

Competition of shape and interaction patchiness for self-assembling nanoplates,” Xingchen Ye, Jun Chen, Michael Engel, Jaime A. Millan, Wenbin Li, Liang Qi, Guozhong Xing, Joshua E. Collins, Cherie R. Kagan, Ju Li, Sharon C. Glotzer & Christopher B. Murray Nature Chemistry, 5 466-473 (2013)

Stoichiometric Control of Lead Chalcogenide Nanocrystal Solids to Enhance Their Electronic and Optoelectronic Device Performance,” Soong Ju Oh, Nathaniel E. Berry, Ji-Hyuk Choi, E. Ashley Gaulding, Taejong Paik, Sung-Hoon Hong, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan ACS Nano, 7 (3) 2413–2421 (2013)

Engineering Catalytic Contacts and Thermal Stability: Gold/Iron Oxide Binary Nanocrystal Superlattices for CO Oxidation,” Yijin Kang, Xingchen Ye, Jun Chen, Liang Qi, Rosa E. Diaz, Vicky Doan-Nguyen, Guozhong Xing, Cherie R. Kagan, Ju Li, Raymond J. Gorte, Eric A. Stach, and Christopher B. Murray JACS, 135 4 1499-1505 (2013)

Bistable Magnetoresistance Switching in Exchange-Coupled CoFe2O4–Fe3O4 Binary Nanocrystal Superlattices by Self-Assembly and Thermal Annealing,” Jun Chen, Xingchen Ye, Soong Ju Oh, James M. Kikkawa, Cherie R. Kagan, and Christopher B. Murray ACS Nano, 7(2) 1478-1486 (2013)

Chemically Tailored Dielectric-to-Metal Transition for the Design of Metamaterials from Nanoimprinted Colloidal Nanocrystals,” Aaron T. Fafarman*, Sung-Hoon Hong*, Humeyra Caglayan, Xingchen Ye, Benjamin T. Diroll, Taejong Paik, Nader Engheta, Christopher B. Murray & Cherie R. Kagan Nano Letters, 13 (2) 350-357 (2013)
*=Equal Contributors

2012

Flexible and low-voltage integrated circuits constructed from high-performance nanocrystal transistors,” David K. Kim*, Yuming Lai*, Benjamin T. Diroll, Christopher B. Murray & Cherie R. Kagan Nature Communications, 3 (1216) 1-6 (2012)
*=Equal Contributors

The State of Nanoparticle-Based Nanoscience and Biotechnology: Progress, Promises, and Challenges,” Beatriz Pelaz, Sarah Jaber, Dorleta Jimenez de Aberasturi, Verena Wulf, Takuzo Aida, Jesus M. de la Fuente,  Jochen Feldmann, Hermann E. Gaub, Lee Josephson, Cherie R. Kagan, Nicholas A. Kotov, Luis M. Liz-Marza´n, Hedi Mattoussi, Paul Mulvaney, Christopher B. Murray, Andrey L. Rogach, Paul S. Weiss, Itamar Willner, and Wolfgang J. Parak, ACS Nano, 6 (10) 8468–8483 (2012)

Metal Enhanced Upconversion Luminescence Tunable through Metal Nanoparticle-Nanophosphor Separation,” Marjan Saboktakin, Xingchen Ye, Soong Ju Oh, Sung-Hoon Hong, Aaron T. Fafarman, Uday K. Chettiar, Nader Engheta, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan, ACS Nano, 6 (10) 8758–8766 (2012)

Bandlike Transport in Strongly Coupled and Doped Quantum Dot Solids: A Route to High-Performance Thin-Film Electronics,” Ji-Hyuk Choi, Aaron T. Fafarman, Soong Ju Oh, Dong-Kyun Ko, David K. Kim, Benjamin T. Diroll, Shin Muramoto, J. Greg Gillen, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan, Nano Letters, 12 (5) 2631-2638 (2012)

Remote Doping and Schottky Barrier Formation in Strongly Quantum Confined Single PbSe Nanowire Field-Effect Transistors,” Soong Ju Oh, David K. Kim, and Cherie. R. Kagan, ACS Nano, 6 (5) 4328-4334 (2012)

Wrinkles and deep folds as photonic structures in photovoltaics,” Jong Bok Kim, Pilnam Kim, Nicolas C. Pégard, Soong Ju Oh, Cherie R. Kagan, Jason W. Fleischer, Howard A. Stone and Yueh-Lin Loo, Nature Photonics, 6 327-332 (2012)

An Improved Size-Tunable Synthesis of Monodisperse Gold Nanorods through the Use of Aromatic Additives,” Xingchen Ye, Linghua Jin, Humeyra Caglayan, Jun Chen, Guozhong Xing, Chen Zheng, Vicky Doan-Nguyen, Yijin Kang, Nader Engheta, Cherie R. Kagan, and Christopher B. Murray, ACS Nano, 6 2804-2817 (2012)

Molecular Monolayers as Semiconducting Channels in Field Effect Transistors,” Cherie R. Kagan, Topics in Current Chemistry, 312 213-237, (2012)

2011

Flexible, Low-Voltage, and Low-Hysteresis PbSe Nanowire Field-Effect Transistors,” David K. Kim, Yuming Lai, Tarun R. Vemulkar, and Cherie R. Kagan, ACS Nano, 5 (12) 10074-10083, (2011)

Thiocyanate-capped PbS nanocubes: ambipolar transport enables quantum dot-based circuits on a flexible substrate,” Weon-kyu Koh , Sangameshwar R Saudari , Aaron T. Fafarman , Cherie R. Kagan , and Christopher B. Murray, Nano Letters, 11 (11) 4764–4767, (2011)

Near-Infrared Absorption of Monodisperse Silver Telluride (Ag2Te) Nanocrystals and Photoconductive Response of Their Self-Assembled Superlattices,” Yu-Wen Liu, Dong-Kyun Ko, Soong Ju Oh, Thomas R. Gordon, Vicky Doan-Nguyen, Taejong Paik, Yijin Kang, Xingchen Ye, Linghua Jin, Cherie R. Kagan, and Christopher B. Murray, ACS Chemistry of Materials, 23 (21) 4657-4659, (2011)

Diketopyrrolopyrrole-based p-bridged Donor-Acceptor Polymer for Photovoltaic Applications,” Wenting Li, Taegweon Lee, Soong Ju Oh, and Cherie R. Kagan, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 3 (10) 3874-3883 (2011)

Flexible Organic Electronics for Use in Neural Sensing,” Hank Bink*, Yuming Lai*, Sangamweshwar Rao Saudari, Brian Helfer, Jonathan Viventi, Jan Van der Spiegel, Brian Litt, Cherie Kagan, IEEE EMBC 2011 5400-5403 (2011)
* = Equal Contributors

Thiocyanate Capped Nanocrystal Colloids: A Vibrational Reporter of Surface Chemistry and a Solution-based Route to Enhanced Coupling in Nanocrystal Solids,” Aaron T. Fafarman, Weon-kyu Koh, Benjamin T. Diroll, David K. Kim, Dong-Kyun Ko, Soong Ju Oh, Xingchen Ye, Vicky Doan-Nguyen, Michael R. Crump, Danielle C. Reifsnyder, Christopher B. Murray, and Cherie R. Kagan, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133 (39), 15753–15761, (2011)

Ambipolar and Unipolar PbSe Nanowire Field-Effect Transistors,” David K. Kim, Tarun R. Vemulkar, Soong-Ju Oh, Weon-kyu Koh, Christopher B. Murray and Cherie R. Kagan, ACS Nano, 5 (4), 3230-3236, (2011)

Multiscale Periodic Assembly of Striped Nanocrystal Superlattice Films on a Liquid Surface,” Angang Dong, Jun Chen, Soong Ju Oh, Weon-kyu Koh, Faxian Xiu, Xingchen Ye, Dong-Kyun Ko, Kang L. Wang, Cherie R. Kagan, and Christopher B. Murray, Nano Letters, 11 (2), 841-846, (2011)

2010

Comparison of the Energy-level Alignment of Thiolate- and Carbodithiolate-Bound Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold,” Philip Schulz, Christopher D. Zangmeister, Yi-Lei Zhao, Paul R. Frail, Sangameshwar R. Saudari, Carlos A. Gonzalez, Cherie R. Kagan, Matthias Wuttig, and Roger D. van Zee, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 114 (48), 20843–20851, (2010)

Device Configurations for Ambipolar Transport in Flexible, Pentacene Transistors,” Sangameshwar Rao Saudari, Yu Jen Lin, Yuming Lai and Cherie R. Kagan, Advanced Materials, 44, 5063-5068, (2010)

Small-Molecule Thiophene-C60 Dyads As Compatibilizers in Inverted Polymer Solar Cells,” Jong Bok Kim, Kathryn Allen, Soong Ju Oh, Stephanie Lee, Michael F. Toney, Youn Sang Kim, Cherie R. Kagan, Colin Nuckolls, and Yueh-Lin Loo, Chemistry of Materials, 22 (20), pp 5762–5773 (2010)

2009

Ambipolar transport in solution-deposited pentacene transistors enhanced by molecular engineering of device contacts,” Sangameshwar Rao Saudari, Paul R. Frail, Cherie R. Kagan , Appl. Phys. Lett, 95, 023301 (2009)

2007

“Chemically Assisted Directed Assembly of Carbon Nanotubes for the Fabrication of Large-Scale Device Arrays,” G. S. Tulevski, J. Hannon, A. Afzali, Z. Chen, Ph. Avouris, C. R. Kagan, J. American Chemical Society, 129 (39), 11964 (2007)

"Alignment, Electronic Properties, Doping, and On-Chip Growth of Colloidal PbSe Nanowires,” D. V. Talapin, C. T. Black, C. R. Kagan, E. V. Shevchenko, A. Afzali, C. B. Murray, J. Phys. Chem. C, 111 (35), 13244 (2007)

“Synergistic Effects in Binary Nanocrystal Superlattices: Enhanced p-Type Conductivity in Self-Assembled PbTe/Ag2Te Thin Films,” J. J. Urban, D. V. Talapin, E. V. Shevchenko, C. R. Kagan, C. B. Murray, Nature Materials, 6 (2), 115 (2007).

“Molecular Assemblies: Briding the Gap to Form Molecular Junctions,” C. R. Kagan, C. Lin, in Multifunctional Conducting Molecular Materials, eds. G. Saito, F. Wudl, R. C. Haddon, K. Tanigaki, T. Enoki, H. E. Katz, M. Maesato, Royal Society of Chemistry, London 306, 248, (2007).

2006

“The Role of Chemical Contacts in Molecular Conductance,” N. D. Lang, C. R. Kagan, Nano Letters, 6, 2955 (2006).

“Enforced One-Dimensional Photoconductivity in Core-Cladding Hexabenzocorenenes,” Y. S. Cohen, S. Xiao, C. Nuckolls, C. R. Kagan, Nano Letters, 6, 2838 (2006).

“Organic and Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Molecular Devices,” Proceedings of the 12th International Micromachine/Nanotech Symposium, 31 (2006).

“Device Scaling in Sub-100 nm Pentacene FETs,” G. S. Tulevski, A. Afzali, T. O Graham, C. Nuckolls, C. R. Kagan, Applied Physics Letters, 89, 183101 (2006).

“Chemical Complementarity in the Contacts for Nanoscale Organic Field-Effect Transistors,” G. S. Tulevski, Q. Miao, A. Afzali, T. O. Graham, C. R. Kagan, C. Nuckolls, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128, 1788 (2006).

2005

“Self-assembly and Oligomerization of Alkyne-Terminated Molecules on Metal and Oxide Surfaces,” L. Vyklicky, A. Afzali, C. R. Kagan, Langmuir, 21, 11574 (2005).

“Operational and Environmental Stability of Pentacene Thin Film Transistors,” C. R. Kagan, A. Afzali, T. O. Graham, Applied Physics Letters, 86, 193505 (2005).

“N-Sulfinylcarbamate-Pentacene Adduct; a Novel Pentacene Precursor Soluble in Alcohols,” A. Afzali, C. R. Kagan, G. Traub, Synthetic Metals, 155, 490 (2005).

“Electrostatic Field and Partial Fermi Level Pinning at the Pentacene-SiO2 Interface,” L. Chen, R. Ludeke, X. Cui, A. G. Schrott, C. R. Kagan, L. E. Brus, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 109, 1834 (2005).

2004

“Molecular Transport Junctions: An Introduction,” C. R. Kagan, M. A. Ratner, MRS Bulletin, edited by C. R. Kagan, M. A. Ratner, 29, 376 (2004).

“Direct Assembly of Organic Semiconductors on Gate Oxides,” G. S. Tulevski, Q. Miao, M. Fukuto, R. Abram, B. Ocko, R. Pindak, C. R. Kagan, C. Nuckolls, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126, 15048 (2004).

“Understanding the Molecular Transistor,” P. Solomon, C. R. Kagan in Future Trends in Microelectronics: The Nano, the Giga, and the Ultra, edited by S. Luryi, J. Xu, A. Zaslavsky, Wiley, NY (2004), p.168.

2003

“Evaluations and Considerations for Self-Assembled Monolayer Field-Effect Transistors,” C. R. Kagan, A. Afzali, R. Martel, L. M. Gignac, P. M. Solomon, A. Schrott, B. Ek, Nano Letters, 3, 119 (2003).

“Layer-by-Layer Growth of Metal-Metal Bonded Supramolecular Thin Films and Its Use in the Fabrication of Lateral Nanoscale Devices,” C. Lin and C. R. Kagan, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 125, 336 (2003).

“Organic-Inorganic Thin Film Transistors,” D. B. Mitzi, C. R. Kagan in Thin Film Transistors, edited by C. R. Kagan, P. S. Andry, Marcell-Dekker, NY, (2003), p. 475.

“Charge Transport on the Nanoscale,” D. Adams, L. Brus, C. E. D. Chidsey, S. Creager, C. Creutz, C. R. Kagan, P. Kamat, M. Lieberman, S. Lindsay, R. A. Marcus, R. M. Metzger, M. E. Michel-Beyerle, J. R. Miller, M. D. Newton, D. R. Rolison, O. Sankey, K. S. Schanze, J. Yardley, X. Zhu, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 107, 6668 (2003).

2002

“An efficient synthesis of symmetrical oligothiophenes: Synthesis and transport properties of a soluble sexithiophene derivative,” A. Afzali, T. L. Breen, C. R. Kagan, Chemistry of Materials, 14(4), 1742 (2002) .

2001

“Patterning Organic-Inorganic Thin-Film Transistors Using Microcontact Printed Templates,” C. R. Kagan, T. L Breen, L. L. Kosbar, Applied Physics Letters 79 (21), 3536 (2001).

“Organic-Inorganic Electronics,” D. B. Mitzi, K. Chondroudis, C. R. Kagan, IBM Journal of Research and Development, 45, 29 (2001).

“Colloidal Synthesis of Nanocrystals and Nanocrystal Superlattices,” C. B. Murray, S. Sun, W. Gaschler, H. Doyle, T. Betley, C. R. Kagan, IBM Journal of Research and Development, 45, 47 (2001).

2000

“Synthesis and Characterization of Monodisperse Nanocrystals and Close Packed Nanocrystal Assemblies,” C. B. Murray, C. R. Kagan, M. G. Bawendi, Annual Review of Materials Science 30, 545, (2000).

“Photoconductivity in CdSe Quantum Dot Solids,” C. A. Leatherdale, C. R. Kagan, N. Y. Morgan, S. A. Empedocles, M. A. Kastner, and M. G. Bawendi, Physical Review B, 62, 2669 (2000).

1999

“Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Materials as Semiconducting Channels in Thin-Film Field-Effect Transistors,” C. R. Kagan, D. B. Mitzi, C. D. Dimitrakopoulos, Science, 286, 945 (1999).

"Design, Structure, and Optical Properties of Organic-Inorganic Perovskites Containing an Oligothiophene Chromophore,” David B. Mitzi, Konstantinos Chondroudis, Cherie R. Kagan, Inorganic Chemistry 38, 6246 (1999).

"Charge Generation and Transport in CdSe Semiconductor Quantum Dot Solids,” C. A. Leatherdale, N. Y. Morgan, C. R. Kagan, S. A. Empedocles, M. G. Bawendi, M. A. Kastner, MRS Proceedings 571, 191 (1999).

1998

“Submicron Confocal Raman Imaging of Holograms in Multicomponent Photopolymers,” C. R. Kagan, T. D. Harris, A. L. Harris, and M. L. Schilling, Journal of Chemical Physics, 108, 6892 (1998).

1996

“Long Range Resonance Transfer of Electronic Excitations in Close Packed CdSe Quantum Dot Solids,” C. R. Kagan, C. B. Murray, and M. G. Bawendi, Physical Review B, 54, 8633 (1996).

“Electronic Energy Transfer in CdSe Quantum Dot Solids,” C. R. Kagan, C. B. Murray, M. Nirmal, M. G. Bawendi, Physical Review Letters, 76, 1517 (1996).

1995

“Self Organization of CdSe Nanocrystallites into Three Dimensional Quantum Dot Superlattices,” C. B. Murray, C. R. Kagan, and M. G. Bawendi, Science, 270, 1335 (1995).

“Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Optical Spectroscopy of Close Packed CdSe Nanocrystallites,” C. R. Kagan, C. B. Murray, M. G. Bawendi, MRS Proceedings, 358, 219 (1995).

1993

“Solution Precipitation of CdSe Quantum Dots,” C. R. Kagan, M. J. Cima, MRS Proceedings, 283, 841 (1993).

1992

“Ion-Exchange Reactions of Potassium Brannerite, K0.8(V0.8Mo1.2)O6,” Peter K. Davies and Cherie R. Kagan, Solid State Ionics, 53-56, 546-552 (1992).

Books and Journals Edited

“Molecular Transport Junctions,” edited by C. R. Kagan, M. A. Ratner, MRS Bulletin, Materials Research Society, PA, (2004).

“Thin Film Transistors,” edited by C. R. Kagan, P. S. Andry, Marcell-Dekker, NY, (2003).



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