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Kippeny, Tadd
Ph.D. in Chemistry, May 2005

Research Information

Ph.D. in Chemistry, May 2005


Ph.D. Dissertation
Exciton Dynamics in Cadumium Selenide/Zinc Selenide Core/Core-Shell Nanocrystals as Effected by Surface Ligand Modification Using Femtoscence Upconversion

Ph.D. Advisor
Sandra Rosenthal, Chemistry

Ph.D. Committee
Leonard Feldman, Physics
Timothy Hanusa, Chemistry
Terry Lybrand, Chemistry
Ned Porter, Chemistry


Selected Publications

Effects of surface passivation on the exciton dynamics of CdSe nanocrystals as observed by ultrafast fluorescence upconversion spectroscopy. Kippeny, TC; Bowers, MJ; Dukes, AD; McBride, JR; Orndorff, RL; Garrett, MD; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 128, 084713 , (2008)

Aberration Corrected Z-Contrast Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy of CdSe Nanocrystals. McBride, J; Kippeny, TC; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, NANO LETTERS, 4, 1279-1283 , (2004)

Spherical Aberration Corrected Z-Stem Characterization of CdSe and CdSe/ZnS Nanocrystals. McBride, J; Kippeny TC; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, PROCEEDINGS - MATERIALS RESEARCH SOCIETY, M815.1-15.6, , (2004)

Novel polyethylene glycol derivatives of melatonin and serotonin. Ligands for conjugation to fluorescent cadmium selenide/zinc sulfide core shell nanocrystals. Tomlinson, ID; Kippeny, T; Swafford, L; Siddiqui, NH; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH-S, , 203-204 , (2002)

Semiconductor nanocrystals: A powerful visual aid for introducing the particle in a box. Kippeny, T; Swafford, LA; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION, 79, 1094-1100 , (2002)

Characterization of the components of a nanocrystal based photovoltaic. Erwin, M; Underwood, DF; Kippeny, T; McBride, J; Kadavanich, AV; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, Photovoltaics for the 21st Century II, R.D. McConnell and V.K. Kapur, eds THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, , 263 , (2001)

Charge carrier dynamics in CdSe nanocrystals: implications for the use of quantum dots in novel photovoltaics. Underwood, DF; Kippeny, T; Rosenthal, SJ, EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL D, 16, 241-244 , (2001)

Material characterization of a nanocrystal based photovoltaic device. Erwin, MM; Kadavanich, AV; McBride, J; Kippeny, T; Pennycook, S; Rosenthal, SJ, EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL D, 16, 275-277 , (2001)

Sublattice resolution structural and chemical analysis of individual CdSe nanocrystals using atomic number contrast scanning transmission electron microscopy and electron energy loss spectroscopy. Kadavanich, AV; Kippeny, TC; Erwin, MM; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 105, 361-369 , (2001)

Surface stoichiometry of CdSe nanocrystals determined by Rutherford backscattering spectroscopy. Taylor, J; Kippeny, T; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF CLUSTER SCIENCE, 12, 571-582 , (2001)

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