Quantum Nanostructures and Photonic Nanomaterials

Recent Papers in these Areas:

C. Schriever, S. Lochbrunner, D. J. Nesbitt and E. Riedle, “Ultrasensitive ultraviolet-visible 20-fs absorption spectroscopy of low vapor pressure molecules in the gas phase,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 79, 013107 (2008).

V. Fomenko and D. J. Nesbitt, “Solution control of radiative and nonradiative lifetimes: A novel contribution to quantum dot blinking suppression,” Nano Letters 8, 287 (2008).

D. J. Nesbitt, “News and Views: The charge of the light brigade,” Nature 450, 1172 (2007).

J. J. Peterson and D. J. Nesbitt, “Modified power law behavior in quantum dot blinking:  A novel role for biexcitons and auger ionization,” Nanolett 9, 338-345 (2009).

T. A. Baker, J. L. Rouge, D. J. Nesbitt, “Single molecule studies of quantum dot fluorescence intermittency: Evidence for both dark and light-assisted blinking dynamics,” Mol. Phys. 107, 1867-1878 (2009).

V. Schweikhard, A. Grubisic, T. A. Baker and D. J. Nesbitt, “Multi-photon scanning photoionization imaging microscopy for single-particle studies of plasmonic metal nanostructures,” J. Phys. Chem. C. 115, 83-91 (2011).

T. A. Baker, O. L. A. Monti, and D. J. Nesbitt, “Kinetic studies of laser generated SERS active silver nanoparticles,” J. Phys. Chem. C. 115, 9861-9870 (2011).

V. Schweikhard, A. Grubisic, T. A. Baker and D. J. Nesbitt, “Polarization dependent scanning photoionization microscopy: Ultrafast plasmon-mediated electron ejection dynamics in single Au nanorods,” ACS Nano 5, 3724-3735 (2011).

A. Grubisic, V. Schweikhard, T. A. Baker and D.  J. Nesbitt, Coherent Multiphoton Photolectron Emission from Single Au Nanorods: The Critical Role of Plasmonic Electric Near-Field Enhancement,” ACS Nano (submitted).

A. Grubisic, E. Ringe, C. M. Cobley, Y. Xia, L. D. Marks, R. P. Van Duyne, and D. J. Nesbitt, “Plasmonic Near Electric Field Enhancement Effects in Ultrafast Photoelectron Emission: Correlated Spatial and Laser Polarization Microscopy Studies of Individual Ag Nanocubes,” Nano Lett.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/nl302271u   (2012).