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McBride, James
Ph.D. in Chemistry, May 2005

Research Information

Ph.D. in Chemistry, May 2005

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Ph.D. Dissertation
Atomic Level Characterization of CdSe Nanocrystal Systems Using Atomic Number Contrast Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy and Rutherford Backscattering Spectroscopy

Ph.D. Advisor
Sandra Rosenthal, Chemistry

Ph.D. Committee
David Cliffel, Chemistry
Leonard Feldman, Physics
David Wright, Chemistry

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Selected Publications

Biocompatible Quantum Dots for Biological Applications. Rosenthal, SJ; Chang, JC; Kovtun, O; McBride, JR; Tomlinson, ID, CHEMISTRY & BIOLOGY, 18, 10-24 , (2011)

Luminescent Quantum Dots. Dukes, A; McBride, JA; Rosenthal, SJ, Electrochemical Society Transactions, Tutorials in Nanotechnology: Focus on Liminescence and Display Materials, 33, 3 , (2011)

Facile route to SnS nanocrystals and their characterization. Koktysh, DS; McBride, JR; Geil, RD; Schmidt, BW; Rogers, BR; Rosenthal, SJ, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING B-ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL SOLID-STATE MATERIALS, 170, 117-122 , (2010)

On ultrasmall nanocrystals. McBride, JR; Dukes, AD; Schreuder, MA; Rosenthal, SJ, CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS, 498, 1-9 , (2010)

Synthesis of Magic-Sized CdSe and CdTe Nanocrystals with Diisooctylphosphinic Acid. Dukes, AD; McBride, JR; Rosenthal, SJ, CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 22, 6402-6408 , (2010)

Abberation Corrected Z-Stem of Semiconductor Nanocrystals. McBride, J; Lupini, AR; Pennycook, S; Rosenthal, SJ, Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Second Edition, Schwartz, Contescu, Putyers, Taylor, 1-21, , (2009)

Control of Surface State Emission via Phosphonic Acid Modulation in Ultrasmall CdSe Nanocrystals: The Role of Ligand Electronegativity. Schreuder, MA; McBride, JR; Dukes, AD; Sammons, JA; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 113, 8169-8176 , (2009)

Few-Layer Graphene as a Support Film for Transmission Electron Microscopy Imaging of Nanoparticles. McBride, JR; Lupini, AR; Schreuder, MA; Smith, NJ; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 1, 2886-2892 , (2009)

QUANTUM DOTS Putting the squeeze on nanocrystals. Rosenthal, SJ; McBride, JR, NATURE NANOTECHNOLOGY, 4, 16-17 , (2009)

Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy of Nanostructures. Pennycook, SJ; Varela, M; Chisholm, MF; Borisevich, AY; Lupini, AR; Bentham, K van; Oxley, MP; Luo, W; McBride, J; Rosenthal, SJ; Oh, SH; Sales, DL; Molina, SI; Sohlberg, K; Pantelides, SJ, The Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology, Vol. II - A. Narlikar and Y. Fu eds. Oxford University Press, , 205 , (2009)

Structure and Ultrafast Dynamics of White-Light-Emitting CdSe Nanocrystals. Bowers, MJ; McBride, JR; Garrett, MD; Sammons, JA; Dukes, AD; Schreuder, MA; Watt, TL; Lupini, AR; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 131, 5730-+ , (2009)

Band edge dynamics in CdSe nanocrystals observed by ultrafast fluorescence upconversion. Garrett, MD; Bowers, MJ; McBride, JR; Orndorff, RL; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 112, 436-442 , (2008)

Band edge recombination in CdSe, CdS and CdSxSe1-x alloy nanocrystals observed by ultrafast fluorescence upconversion: The effect of surface trap states. Garrett, MD; Dukes, AD; McBride, JR; Smith, NJ; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 112, 12736-12746 , (2008)

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)

Pinned emission from ultrasmall cadmium selenide nanocrystals. Dukes, AD; Schreuder, MA; Sammons, JA; McBride, JR; Smith, NJ; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 129, 121102 , (2008)

Synthesis and characterization of porous TiO2 with wormhole-like framework structure. Narayanaswamy, A; McBride, J; Swafford, LA; Dhar, S; Budai, JD; Feldman, LC; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF POROUS MATERIALS, 15, 21-27 , (2008)

PbS/PbSe structures with core-shell type morphology synthesized from PbS nanocrystals. Koktysh, DS; McBride, JR; Dixit, SK; Feldman, LC; Rosenthal, SJ, NANOTECHNOLOGY, 18, 495607 , (2007)

Synthesis of SnS nanocrystals by the solvothermal decomposition of a single source precursor. Koktysh, DS; McBride, JR; Rosenthal, SJ, NANOSCALE RESEARCH LETTERS, 2, 144-148 , (2007)

Synthesis, surface studies, composition and structural characterization of CdSe, core/shell and biologically active nanocrystals. Rosenthal, SJ; McBride, J; Pennycook, SJ; Feldman, LC, SURFACE SCIENCE REPORTS, 62, 111-157 , (2007)

Homogeneously alloyed CdSxSe1-(x) nanocrystals: Synthesis, characterization, and composition/size-dependent band gap. Swafford, LA; Weigand, LA; Bowers, MJ; McBride, JR; Rapaport, JL; Watt, TL; Dixit, SK; Feldman, LC; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 128, 12299-12306 , (2006)

Structural basis for near unity quantum yield core/shell nanostructures. McBride, J; Treadway, J; Feldman, LC; Pennycook, SJ; Rosenthal, SJ, NANO LETTERS, 6, 1496-1501 , (2006)

Synthesis and optical properties of PbS/PbSe nanocomposite particles. Koktysh, DS; McBride, JR; Dixit, SK; Feldman, LC; Rosenthal, SJ, ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 231, , (2006)

Controlled synthesis, structure and properties of tin sulfide nanoparticles. Koktysh, DS; McBride, JR; Sriram, D; Feldman, LC; Rosenthal, SJ, ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 230, U2095-U2095 , (2005)

Spectroscopy of single- and double-wall carbon nanotubes in different environments. Hertel, T; Hagen, A; Talalaev, V; Arnold, K; Hennrich, F; Kappes, M; Rosenthal, S; McBride, J; Ulbricht, H; Flahaut, E, NANO LETTERS, 5, 511-514 , (2005)

The Quantum Dot Nanoconjugate Toolbox. Tomlinson, ID; Wright, DW; Giorgio, TD; Blakely, RD; Pennycook, SJ; Hercules, D; Bentzen, L; Smith, RA; McBride, J; Vergne, MJ; Rosenthal, SJ, PROGRESS IN BIOMEDICAL OPTICS AND IMAGING, 199, 5705 , (2005)

White-light emission from magic-sized cadmium selenide nanocrystals. Bowers, MJ; McBride, JR; Rosenthal, SJ, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 127, 15378-15379 , (2005)

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)

Aberration-corrected scanning transmission electron microscopy: the potential for nano- and interface science. Pennycook, SJ; Lupini, AR; Kadavanich, A; McBride, JR; Rosenthal, SJ; Puetter, RC; Yahil, A; Krivanek, OL; Dellby, N; Nellist, PDL; Duscher, G; Wang, LG; Pantelides, ST, ZEITSCHRIFT FUR METALLKUNDE, 94, 350-357 , (2003)

Effects of impurities on the optical properties of poly-3-hexylthiophene thin films. Erwin, MM; McBride, J; Kadavanich, AV; Rosenthal, SJ, THIN SOLID FILMS, 409, 198-205 , (2002)

Targeting cell surface receptors with ligand-conjugated nanocrystals. Rosenthal, SJ; Tomlinson, A; Adkins, EM; Schroeter, S; Adams, S; Swafford, L; McBride, J; Wang, YQ; DeFelice, LJ; Blakely, RD, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 124, 4586-4594 , (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)

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)

 
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