Publications

  1. K. Tabatabaei, H. Lu, B.M. Nolan, X. Cen, C.E. McCold, X. Zhang, R.L. Brutchey, K. van Benthem, J. Hihath, and S.M. Kauzlarich. “Bismuth Doping of Germanium Nanocrystals through Colloidal Chemistry,” Chemistry of Materials, vol. , pp. , 2017.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b02241

 

  1. C.E. McCold*, Q. Fu*, S. Hihath, J. Han, Y. Halfon, R. Faller, K. van Benthem, L. Zang, and J. Hihath. “Ligand exchange based molecular doping in 2D hybrid molecule-nanoparticle arrays: length determines exchange efficiency and conductance,” Molecular Systems Design and Engineering, vol. , pp. , 2017. *These authors contributed equally to this work.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7ME00033B

 

  1. B.E. Tebikachew*, H.B. Li*, A. Pirrotta, K. Börjesson, G.C. Solomon, J. Hihath, and K. Moth-Poulsen. “Effect of Ring Strain on the Charge Transport of a Robust Norbornadiene–Quadricyclane-Based Molecular Photoswitch,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 121, pp. 7094-7100, 2017. *These authors contributed equally to this work.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b00319

 

  1. Y. Li, J.M. Artés, J. Qi, I.A. Morelan, P. Feldstein, M.P. Anantram, and J. Hihath. “Comparing Charge Transport in Oligonucleotides: RNA:DNA Hybrids and DNA Duplexes,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, vol. 7, pp. 1888, 2016.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b00749

 

  1. Y. Li, J.M. Artés, and J. Hihath. “Long-Range Charge Transport in Adenine-Stacked RNA:DNA Hybrids,” Small, vol. 12, pp. 432, 2016.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201502399

 

  1. A. C. Aragonés, D. Aravena, J. I. Cerdá, Z. Acís-Castillo, H. Li, J. A. Real, F. Sanz, J. Hihath, E. Ruiz, and I. Díez-Pérez “Large Conductance Switching in a Single-Molecule Device through Room Temperature Spin-Dependent Transport,” Nano Letters, vol. 16, pp. 218, 2016.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b03571

 

  1. J.M. Artés, Y. Li, J. Qi, M.P. Anantram, and J. Hihath. “Conformational Gating of DNA Conductance,” Nature Communications, vol. 6, pp. 8870, 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms9870

 

  1. J.M. Artés, J. Hihath, and I. Díez-Pérez. “Biomolecular Electronics,” Ch. 8 in Molecular Electronics: An Experimental and Theoretical Approach., I. Baldea (Ed.). Pan Stanford Publishing, pp. 462, 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b19368-9

 

  1. J. Hihath. “Controlling the Molecule-Electrode Contact in Single-Molecule Devices,” Ch. 5 in Handbook of Single-Molecule Electronics., K. Moth-Poulsen (Ed.). Pan Stanford Publishing, pp. 448, 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b18763-6

 

  1. C. E. McCold, Q. Fu, J. Y. Howe, and J. Hihath. “Conductance Based Characterization of Structure and Hopping Site Density in 2D Molecule-Nanoparticle Arrays,” Nanoscale, vol. 7, pp. 14937-14945, 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5NR04460J

 

  1. J. C. Zhou, B. Feller, B. Hinsberg, G. Sethi, P. Feldstein, J. Hihath, E. Seker, M. Marco, A. Knoesen, and R. Miller. “Immobilization-mediated Reduction in Melting Temperatures of DNA-DNA and DNA-RNA Hybrids: Immobilized DNA Probe Hybridization Studied by SPR,” Colloids and Surfaces A, vol. 481, pp. 72-79, 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2015.04.046

 

  1. H. Rascón-Ramos, J.M. Artés, Y. Li, and J. Hihath. “Binding Configurations and Intramolecular Strain in Single-Molecule Devices,” Nature Materials, vol. 15, pp. 517-522, 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat4216

And “News and Views”:

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat4225

 

  1. J. Hihath and N. Tao. “The Role of Molecule-Electrode Contact in Single-Molecule Electronics,” Semiconductor Science and Technology, vol. 29, pp. 054007, 2014.

http://iopscience.iop.org/0268-1242/29/5/054007/

 

  1. J. Hihath and N. Tao. “Electron-Phonon Interactions in Atomic and Molecular Devices,” Progress in Surface Science, vol. 87, pp. 189-208, 2012.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.progsurf.2012.07.001

 

  1. C. Bruot, J. Hihath, and N. Tao. “Mechanically Controlled Molecular Orbital Alignment in Single Molecule Junctions,” Nature Nanotechnology, vol. 7, pp. 35-40, 2012.

http://www.nature.com/nnano/journal/v7/n1/abs/nnano.2011.212.html

 

  1. J. Hihath, S. Guo, P. Zhang, and N. Tao. “Effects of Cytosine Methylation on DNA Charge Transport,” Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, vol. 24, pp. 164204, 2012.

http://iopscience.iop.org/0953-8984/24/16/164204/

 

  1. S. Guo, J. Hihath, I. Díez-Pérez, and N. Tao. “Measurement and Statistical Analysis of Single Molecule Current-Voltage Characteristics and Transition Voltage Spectroscopy,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 133, pp. 19189-19197, 2011.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja2076857

 

  1. Hihath, C. Bruot, H. Nakamura, Y. Asai, I. Díez-Pérez, Y. Lee, L. Yu, and N. Tao. “Inelastic Transport and Low-Bias Rectification in a Single-Molecule Diode,” ACS Nano, vol. 5, pp 8331-8339, 2011.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nn2030644

 

  1. H. Nakamura, Y. Asai, J. Hihath, C. Bruot, and N. Tao. “Switch of Conducting Orbital by Bias-Induced Electronic Contact Asymmetry in a Bipyrimidinyl-biphenyl Diblock Molecule: Mechanism to Achieve a pn Directional Molecular Diode” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 115, pp. 19931-19938, 2011.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jp205723g

 

  1. Y. Asai, H. Nakamura, J. Hihath, C. Bruot, and N. Tao. “Electron Correlation Enhancement of the Diode Property of Asymmetric Molecules,” Physical Review B, vol. 84, pp. 115436, 2011.

http://prb.aps.org/abstract/PRB/v84/i11/e115436

 

  1. S. Guo, J. Hihath, and N. Tao. “Breakdown of Atomic-Sized Metallic Contacts Measured on Nanosecond-Scale,” Nano Letters, vol. 11, pp. 927-933, 2011.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nl1026748

 

  1. I. Díez-Pérez, J. Hihath, T. Hines, Z. Wan, K. Müllen, and N. Tao. “Controlling Single Molecule Conductance through Lateral Coupling of pi-orbitals,” Nature Nanotechnology, vol. 6, pp. 226-231, 2011.

http://www.nature.com/nnano/journal/v6/n4/abs/nnano.2011.20.html

 

  1. T. Hines, I. Díez-Pérez, J. Hihath, H. Liu, Z.S. Wang, J. Zhao, G. Zhou, K. Müllen and N. Tao. “Transition from Tunneling to Hopping in Single Molecular Junctions by Measuring Length and Temperature Dependence.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 132, pp. 11658-11664, 2010.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja1040946

 

  1. I. Díez-Pérez, Z. Li, J. Hihath, J. Li, C. Zhang, X. Yang, L. Zang, Y. Dai, X. Feng, K. Müllen, and N. Tao. “Gate-Controlled Electron Transport in Coronenes as a Bottom-up Approach Towards Graphene Transistors,” Nature: Communications, vol. 1, pp. 31/1-5, 2010.

http://www.nature.com/ncomms/journal/v1/n3/abs/ncomms1029.html

 

  1. J. Hihath, C. Bruot, and N. Tao. “Electron-Phonon Interactions in Single Octanedithiol Molecular Junctions,” ACS Nano, vol. 4, pp. 3823-3830, 2010.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nn100470s

 

  1. I. Díez-Pérez, J. Hihath, Y. Lee, L. Yu, L. Adamska, M.A. Kozhushner, I. Oleynik, N. Tao. “Rectification and Stability of a Single Molecular Diode with Controlled Orientation,” Nature: Chemistry, vol. 1, pp. 635-641, 2009.

http://www.nature.com/nchem/journal/v1/n8/abs/nchem.392.html

 

  1. J. Hihath and N. Tao. “Rapid Measurement of Single Molecule Conductance,” Nanotechnology, vol. 19, pp. 265204/7, 2008.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/19/26/265204

 

  1. J. Hihath, C. R. Arroyo, G. Rubio-Bollinger, N. Tao and N. Agrait. “Study of Electron-Phonon Interactions in a Single Molecule Covalently Connected to Two Electrodes,” Nano Letters, vol. 8, pp. 1673-1678, 2008.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nl080580e

 

  1. X. Li, J. Hihath, F. Chen, T. Masuda, L. Zang, and N. Tao, “Thermally Activated Electron Transport in Single Redox Molecules,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 129, pp. 11535-11542, 2007.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja072990v

 

  1. F. Chen, J. Hihath, Z. Huang, X. Li, and N. J. Tao, “Measurement of Single-Molecule Conductance,” Annual Review of Physical Chemistry, vol. 58, pp. 535-564, 2007.

http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev.physchem.58.032806.104523

 

  1. J. Hihath, F. Chen, P. Zhang, and N. Tao, “Thermal and Electrochemical Gate Effects on DNA Conductance,” Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, vol. 19, pp. 215202/1-215202/9, 2007.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0953-8984/19/21/215202

 

  1. F. Chen, X. Li, J. Hihath, Z. Huang, and N. Tao, “Effect of Anchoring Groups on Single-Molecule Conductance: Comparative Study of Thiol-, Amine-, and Carboxylic-Acid-Terminated Molecules,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 128, pp. 15874-15881, 2006.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja065864k

 

  1. X. Li, J. He, J. Hihath, B. Xu, S. M. Lindsay, and N. Tao, “Conductance of Single Alkanedithiols. Conduction Mechanism and Effect of Molecule-Electrode Contacts,”Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 128, pp. 2135-2141, 2006.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja057316x

 

  1. J. Hihath, B. Xu, P. Zhang, and N. Tao, “Study of Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms by Means of Electrical Conductance Measurements,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 102, pp. 16979-16983, 2005.

http://www.pnas.org/content/102/47/16979

 

  1. X. Li, B. Xu, X. Xiao, J. Hihath, and N. Tao, “Measurement of Electron Transport Properties of Single Molecules,” Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 1, vol. 44, pp. 5344-5347, 2005.

http://iopscience.iop.org/1347-4065/44/7S/5344