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  • Associate Professor Publications​

20) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Watson, J.; Santaloci, T. J.; Cheema, H.; Fortenberry, R. C.; Delcamp, J. H. "Full Visible Spectrum Panchromatic Triple Donor Dye for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" J. Phys. Chem. C 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c07003. NCA, NCS [link]

19) [NIR/SWIR Materials] Sparks, N. E.; Ranathunge, T. A.; Attanayake, N. H.; Brogdon, P.; Delcamp, J. H.; Rajapakse, R. M. G.; Watkins, D. L. "Electrochemical Copolymerization of Isoindigo‐Based Donor‐Acceptor Polymers with Intrinsically Enhanced Conductivity and Near‐Infrared‐II Activity" ChemElectroChem 2020, DOI: 10.1002/celc.202000897. T12 [link]

18) [Catalysis] Das, S.; Nugegoda, D.; Qu, F.; Boudreaux, C. M.; Burrow, P. E.; Figgins, M. T.; Lamb, R. W.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H.; Papish, E. T. "Structure Function Relationships in Ruthenium Carbon Dioxide Reduction Catalysts with CNC Pincers Containing Donor Groups" Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 2020, 2709. NCT [link] Special Issue Submission

17) [Catalysis] Shirley, H.; Figgins, M. T.; Boudreaux, C. M.; Liyanage, N. P.; Lamb, R. W.; Webster, C. E.; Papish, E. T.; Delcamp, J. H. "Impact of the Dissolved Anion on the Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 to CO with Ruthenium CNC Pincer Complexes" ChemCatChem 2020, DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202000742. NCT [link] Special Issue Submission

16) [NIR Emissive] Chandrasiri, I.; Abebe, D. G.; Yaddehige, M. L.; Williams, J. S. D.; Zia, M. F.; Barker, A.; Dorris, A.; Parker, A.; Simms, B. L.; Le, N.; Gayton, J. N.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H.; Flynt, A.; Watkins, D. L. "Self-Assembling PCL-PAMAM Linear Dendritic Block Copolymers (LDBCs) for Bioimaging and Phototherapeutic Applications" ACS Appl. Bio Mater. 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acsabm.0c00432. T12 [link]

15) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Watson, J.; Delcamp, J. H. "Photon Management Strategies in SSM-DSCs: Realization of a >11% PCE Device with a 2.3 V Output" Solar Energy, 2020, 208, 747. NCA [link]

14) [Sensors] Gayton, J.; Li, Q.; Sanders, L.; Rodrigues, R. R.; Hill, G.; Delcamp, J. H. "Pyridyl CO2 Fixation Enabled by a Secondary Hydrogen Bonding Coordination Sphere" ACS Omega 2020, 5, 11687. T2A [link]

13) [Catalysis] Shirley, H.; Sexton, T. M.; Liyanage, N. P.; Palmer, C. Z.; McNamara, L. E.; Hammer, N. I.; Tschumper, G. S.; Delcamp, J. H. "Effect of “X” Ligands on the Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2 to CO with Re(pyridylNHC-CF3)(CO)3X Complexes" Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 2020, 1844. NCT [link] Cover Feature

12) [Catalysis] Davis, S.; Nugegoda, D.; Tropp, J.; Azoulay, J. D.; Delcamp, J. H. "Molecular Au(I) Complexes in the Photosensitized Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction Reaction" MRS Commun. 2020, 10, 252. T2A [link] Invited Special Issue Submission Cover Article

11) [NIR/SWIR Materials] Ranathunge, T. A.; Ngo, D.; Karunarathna, D.; Attanayake, N. H.; Chandrasiri, I.; Brogdon, P.; Delcamp, J. H.; Rajapakse, R. M. G.; Watkins, D. L. "Designing Hierarchical Structures of Complex Electronically Conducting Organic Polymers via One-Step Electro-Polymerization" J. Mater. Chem. C 2020, 8, 5934. NCA [link]

10) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Watson, J.; Shinde, P. S.; Rodrigues, R. R.; Pan, S.; Delcamp, J. H. "Precious Metal-Free Solar-to-Fuel Generation: SSM-DSCs Powering Water Splitting with NanoCOT and NiMoZn Electrocatalysts" Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 1559. DOE, T2H. [link] 

9) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Daniel, A.; Delcamp, J. H. "Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: A Brief Historical Perspective and Uses in Multijunction Devices" Submitted, Development of Solar Cells - Theory and Experiment, Spring Publishing, Just Accepted 2020. Part of the "Challenges and Advances in Computational Chemistry" series. DOE

8) [NIR Emissive] Meador, W. E.; Autry, S. A.; Bessetti, R.; Gayton, J. G.; Flynt, A.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Water Soluble NIR Absorbing and Emitting Indolizine Cyanine and Indolizine Squaraine Dyes for Biological Imaging" J. Org. Chem. 2020, 85, 4089. T12 [link] Supplementary Cover; >1000 Downloads

7) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Baumann, A.; Curiac, C.; Delcamp, J. H. "Approaches to The Hagfeldt Donor and Use of Next Generation Bulky Donor Designs in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Dyes" ChemSusChem 2020,13, 2503. NCA [link]

6) [Sensors] Gayton, J.; Autry, S. A.; Kolodziejczyk, W.; Hill, G. A.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Phosphate and Water Sensing with a Zinc Dipicolylamine-Based Charge Transfer Dye" ChemistrySelect 20205, 1945. T2A, T2H [link]

5) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Rodrigues, R, R.; Lee, J. M.; Taylor, N. S.; Cheema, H.; Chen, L.; Fortenberry, R. C.; Delcamp, J. H.; Jurss, J. W. "Copper-Based Redox Shuttles Supported by Preorganized Tetradentate Ligands for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" Dalton Trans. 202049, 343. T12 [link] 

4) [Catalysis] Shirley, H.; Parkin, S. P.; Delcamp, J. H. "Photoinduced Generation of a Durable, High Turnover Frequency Thermal Proton Reduction Catalyst from a Manganese-Bipyridine Complex" Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59, 11266. NCT [link] Supplementary Cover

3) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Vargas-Myers, T.; Zhang, Y.; Kolic, P. E.; Nugegoda, D.; Warner, I. M.; Delcamp, J. H. "Ionic Energy Relay Dyes in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" Submitted, 2020. NCA

2) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Watson, J.; Peddapuram, A.; Delcamp, J. H. "A 25 mA/cm^2 Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Based on a Near-Infrared-Absorbing Organic Dye and Application of the Device in SSM-DSCs" Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 1741. NCA [link]

1) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Baumann, A.; Watson, J.; Delcamp, J. H. "Robust, Scalable Synthesis of the Bulky Hagfeldt Donor for Dye‐Sensitized Solar Cells" ChemSusChem 2020,13, 283. NCA [link] Cover Feature

  • Assistant Professor Publications​

45) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Delcamp, J. H. "SnO2 Transparent Printing Pastes from Powders for Photon Conversion in SnO2 Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" Chem. Eur. J. 201924, 14205. DOE [link]


44) [NIR Emissive] Rathnamalala, C. S. L.; Gayton, J. N.; Dorris, A. L.; Meador, W.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H.; Scott, C. N. "Donor-Acceptor-Donor NIR II Emissive Rhodindolizine Dye Synthesized by C-H Bond Functionalization" J. Org. Chem. 2019, 84, 13186. T12 [link]  >1000 Downloads

43) [NIR/SWIR Materials] Ranathunge, T. A.; Karunathilaka, D.; Ngo, D. T.; Attanayake, N. H.; Brogdon, P.; Delcamp, J. H.; Rajapakse, R. M. G.; Watkins, D. L. "Radically Accessing D-A Type Ambipolar Copolymeric Materials with Intrinsic Electrical Conductivity and Visible-Near Infrared Absorption via Electro-Copolymerization" Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2019, 1900289. T12 [link] Cover Article

42) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Rodrigues, R. R.; Peddapuram, A.; Dorris A. L.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Thienopyrroledione-Based Photosensitizers as Strong Photoinduced Oxidants: Oxidation of Fe(bpy)3 2+ in a >1.3 V Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell" ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2019, 2, 5547. DOE [link]

41) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Delcamp, J. H. "The Role of Anti-Reflective Coating CYTOP, Immersion Oil, and Sensitizer Selection in Fabricating a 2.3 V, 10% Power Conversion Efficiency SSM-DSC Device" Adv. Energy Mater. 2019, 1900162. T2H [link] [video abstract link]

40) [Catalysis] Das, S.; Rodrigues, R. R.; Lamb, R. W.; Boudreaux, C. M.; Qu, F.; Reinheimer, E.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H.; Papish, E. T. "Highly Acitve Ruthenium CNC Pincer Photocatalysts for Visible Light Driven Carbon Dioxide Reduction" Inorg. Chem. 2019, 58, 8012. NCT/T2H [link] >2000 Downloads

39) [Catalysis] Rodrigues, R. R.; Boudreaux, C. M.; Papish, E. T.; Delcamp, J. H. "Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2 to CO and Formate: Do Reaction Conditions or Ruthenium Catalysts Control Product Selectivity?" ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2019, 2, 37. NCT/T2H [link] Invited Special Issue Submission >1000 Downloads

38) [NIR Emissive] Gayton, J.; Autry, S. A.; Meador, W.; Parkin, S. P.; Hill, G. A.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Indolizine-Cyanine Dyes: Near Infrared Emissive Cyanine Dyes with Increased Stokes Shifts" J. Org. Chem. 2019, 84, 687. T2A/T2H [link>2000 Downloads

37) [NIR Emissive] Gayton, J. N.; Autry, S.; Fortenberry, R. C.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Counter Anion Effect on the Photophysical Properties of Emissive Indolizine-Cyanine Dyes in Solution and Solid State" Molecules2018, 23, 3051. T2A/T12/T2H [link] Invited Special Issue Submission>1000 Downloads

36) [Catalysis] Shirley, H.; Su, X.; Sanjanwala, H.; Talukdar, K.; Jurss, J. W.; Delcamp, J. H. "Durable Solar Powered Molecular Catalyst Systems for CO2 to CH4 Conversion" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019,141, 6617. T2H [link>5000 Downloads; >25 citations

35) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Baumann, A.; Loya, E. K.; Brogdon, P.; McNamara, L. E.; Carpenter, C. A.; Hammer, N. I.; Mathew, S.; Risko, C.; Delcamp, J. H. "A NIR Absorbing Indolizine-Porphyrin Push-Pull Dye for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, 11, 16474. NCA/T2H [link>1000 Downloads

34) [Catalysis] Liyanage, N. P.; Yang, W.; Guertin, S.; Roy, S. S.; Carpenter, C. A.; Schmehl, R. H.; Delcamp, J. H.; Jurss, J. W. "Photochemical CO2 Reduction with Mononuclear and Dinuclear Rhenium Catalysts Bearing a Pendant Anthracene Chromophore" Chem. Commun. 201955, 993. T2H [link]

33) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Steen, A. E.; Nguyen, S. T.; Ellington, T. L.; Balasubramaniam, S.; Chandrasiri, I.; Delcamp, J. H.; Tschumper, G. S.; Hammer, N. I.; Watkins, D. L. "Characterization of Furan- and Thiophene-containing Bispyridyl Oligomers via Spectroscopic, Electrochemical, and TD-DFT Methods" J. Phys. Chem. C 2019, 123, 15176. T2H [link]

32) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Peddapuram, A.; Cheema, H.; McNamara, L. E.; Zhang, Y.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Quinoxaline-based Dual Donor, Dual Anchor Organic Dyes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" Appl. Sci., 20188, 1421. NCA/T2H [linkInvited Special Issue Submission; >1000 Downloads

31) [Catalysis] Rambukwella, M.; Sakthivel, N. A.; Delcamp, J. H.; Sementa, L.; Fortunelli, A.; Dass, A. "Ligand Structure Determines Nanoparticles' Atomic Structure, Metal-Ligand Interface and Properties" Front. Chem.2018, 6, 330. T2H [link] >3000 Downloads 

30) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Baumann, A.; Cheema, H.; Sabuj, M. A.; McNamara, L. E.; Peddapuram, A.; Zhang, Y.; Nguyen, S. T.; Watkins, D. L.; Hammer, N. I.; Rai, N.; Delcamp, J. H. "Iodine Binding with Thiophene Versus Furan Based Dyes for DSCs" Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys201820, 17859. NASA/T2H [link]

29) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Zhang, Y.; Cheema, H.; McNamara, L.; Hunt, L. A.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Ullazine Donor-π bridge-Acceptor Organic Dyes for DSCs" Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 5939. NCA/T2H [link]

28) [Catalysis] Carpenter, C. A.; Brogdon, P.; McNamara, L. E.; Tschumper, G. S.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "A Robust Pyridyl-NHC Ligated Rhenium Photocatalyst for CO2 Reduction in the Presence of Water and Oxygen" Inorganics 2018, 6, 22. T2H [linkInvited Special Issue Submission; >1000 Downloads

27) [Catalysis] Huckaba, A. J.; Shirley, H.; Lamb, R. W.; Guertin, S.; Autry, S.; Cheema, H.; Talukdar, K.; Jones, T.; Jurss, J. W.; Dass, A.; Hammer, N. I.; Schmehl, R. H.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H. "A Mononuclear Tungsten Photocatalyst for H2 Production" ACS Catalysis 2018, 8, 4838. T2H [link] >1000 Downloads

26) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Rodrigues, R. R.; Cheema, H.; Delcamp, J. H. "A High Voltage Molecular Engineered Organic Sensitizer-Iron Redox Shuttle Pair: 1.4 V DSC and 3.2 V SSM-DSC Devices" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 5472. T2H [link]

25) [Catalysis] Burks, D. B.; Davis, S.; Lamb, R. W.; Liu, X.; Rodrigues, R. R.; Liyanage, N. P.; Sun, Y.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H.; Papish, E. T. "Nickel(II) pincer complexes demonstrate that the remote substituent controls catalytic carbon dioxide reduction" Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 3819. T2H [link] Back Cover Selected.

24) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Zhang, Y.; Cheema, H.; London, A. E.; Morales, A.; Azoulay, J. D.; Delcamp, J. H. "Panchromatic Cross-Conjugated π-Bridge NIR Dyes for DSCs" Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2018, 20, 2438. NCA/REU2 [link]

23) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Brogdon, P.; Cheema, H.; Delcamp, J. H. "NIR Absorbing Metal-Free Organic, Porphyrin, and Phthalocyanine Dyes for Panchromatic DSCs" ChemSusChem 2018, 11, 86. NCA [link] Invited Minireview Submission; >75 Citations

22) [Catalysis] Boudreaux, C. M.; Liyanage, N. P.; Shirley, H.; Siek, S.; Gerlach, D. L.; Qu, F.; Delcamp, J. H.; Papish, E. T. "Ruthenium(II) complexes of pyridinol and N-heterocyclic carbene derived pincers as robust photocatalysts for selective carbon dioxide reduction" Chem. Commun. 201753, 11217. T2H [link]

21) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Peddapuram, A.; Adams, R. E.; McNamara, L.; Hunt, L. A.; Le, N.; Watkins, D. L.; Hammer, N. I.; Schmehl, R. H.; Delcamp, J. H. "Molecular Engineering of NIR Absorbing Thienopyrazine Double Donor Double Acceptor Organic Dyes for DSCs" J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 12038. NCA/T2H [link] >1000 Downloads

20) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Brogdon, P.; Cheema, H.; Delcamp, J. H. "Low-Recombination Thieno[3,4-b]thiophene-based Photosensitzers for DSCs" ChemSusChem 2017, 10, 3624. NCA [link]

19) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Rodrigues, R. R.; Delcamp, J. H. "Sequential Series Multijunction Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells (SSM-DSCs): 4.7 Volts from a Single Illuminated Area" Energy Environ. Sci. 2017, 10, 1764. T2H [link]

18) [NIR Emissive] McNamara, L. E.; Rill, T. A.; Huckaba, A. J.; Ganeshraj, V.; Gayton, J.; Nelson, R. A.; Sharpe, E. A.; Dass, A.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Indolizine-Squaraines: NIR Fluorescent Materials with Molecular Engineered Stokes Shifts" Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 12494. T2H/HC [link] Frontispiece

17) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Liyanage, N. P.; Cheema, H.; Baumann, A.; Zylstra, A. R.; Delcamp, J. H. "Effect of Donor Strength and Bulk on Thieno[3,4-b]pyrazine based Panchromatic Dyes in DSCs" ChemSusChem, 201710, 2635. NCA/REU2 [link]

16) [NIR Emissive] Zhang, Y.; Autry, S. A.; McNamara, L. E.; Nguyen, S. T.; Le, N.; Brogdon, P.; Watkins, D. L.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Near-infrared Fluorescent Thienothiadiazole Dyes with Large Stokes Shifts and High Photostability" J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 5597. T2H [link] >1000 Downloads

15) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Peddapuram, A.; Cheema, H.; Adams, R. E.; Schmehl, R. H.; Delcamp, J. H. "A Stable Panchromatic Green Dual Acceptor, Dual Donor Organic Dye for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" J. Phys. Chem. C. 2017121, 8770. T2H/NCA [link] >25 Citations

14) [Catalysis] Cope, J. D.; Liyanage, N. P.; Kelley, P. J.; Denny, J. A.; Valente, E. J.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H.; Hollis, T. K. "Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 with CCC-NHC Pincer Nickel Complexes" Chem. Commun. 201753, 9442. T2H [link] >25 Citations

13) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Cheema, H.; Delcamp, J. H. "Harnessing Photovoltage: Effects of Film Thickness TiO2 Nanoparticle Size, MgO and Surface Capping with DSCs" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 20179, 3050. T2H [link]

12) [Chromophores & Interfaces] [NIR Emissive] Huckaba, A. J.; Yella, A.; McNamara, L. E.; Steen, A. E.; Murphy, J. S.; Carpenter, C. A.; Puneky, G. D.; Hammer, N. I.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M.; Delcamp, J. H. “Molecular Design Principles of Near-Infrared Absorbing and Emitting Indolizine Dyes” Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 15536. NCA/T2H/HC/REU [link] >25 Citations

11) [Catalysis] Liyanage, N. P.; Dulaney, H. A.; Huckaba, A. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Delcamp, J. H. "Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 to CO With Re-Pyridyl-NHCs: Proton Source Influence on Rates and Product Selectivities" Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 6085. T2H [link]

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10) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Huckaba, A. J.; Yella, A.; Brogdon, P.; Murphy, J. S.; Nazeeruddin, Md. K.; Grätzel, M.; Delcamp, J. H. "A Low Recombination Rate Indolizine Sensitizer for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells" Chem. Commun. 201652, 8424. NCA/HC [link] >25 Citations 

9) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Liyanage, N.; Yella, A.; Nazerruddin, Md. K.; Grätzel, M.; Delcamp, J. H. "Thieno[3,4-b]pyrazine as an Electron Deficient π-Bridge in D-A-π-A DSCs" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2016, 8, 5376. NCA [link] >25 Citations, >1000 Downloads

8) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Brogdon, P.; McNamara, L. E.; Peddapuram, A.; Hammer, N. I.; Delcamp, J. H. "Toward Tightly Bound Carboxylic Acid-Based Organic Dyes for DSCs: Relative TiO2 Binding Strengths of Benzoic Acid, Cyanoacrylic Acid, and Conjugated Double Carboxylic Acid Anchoring Dyes" Synth. Met. 2016, 222, 66. T2H/T1 [link] Invited Special Issue Submission


7) [Catalysis] Huckaba, A. J.; Sharpe, E. A.; Delcamp, J. H. "Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2 with Re-Pyridyl-NHCs" Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 682. T2H/HC [link] >3000 Downloads; >50 Citations


6) [NIR Emissive] McNamara, L. E.; Liyanage, N.; Peddapuram, A.; Murphy, J. S.; Delcamp, J. H.; Hammer, N. I. "Donor-Acceptor-Donor Thienopyrazines via Pd-Catalyzed C-H Activation as NIR Fluorescent Materials" J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, 32. T1/T2H/HC [link] >25 Citations; >3000 Downloads


5) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Brogdon, P.; Giordano, F.; Puneky, G. A.; Dass, A.; Zakeeruddin, S. M.; Zazeeruddin, Md. K.; Grätzel, M.; Tschumper, G.; Delcamp, J. H. "A Computational and Experimental Study of Thieno[3,4-b]thiophene as a Proaromatic π-Bridge in DSCs" Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 694. T1/NCA/HC [link] >25 Citations

4) [Catalysis] Hammer, N. I.; Sutton, S.; Delcamp, J. H.; Graham, J. D. "Photocatalytic Water Splitting and Carbon Dioxide Reduction" Handbook of Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation 2015, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-6431-0_46-2. SU 


3) [Chromophores & Interfaces] Huckaba, A. J.; Giordano, F.; McNamara, L. E.; Dreux, K. M.; Hammer, N. I.; Tschumper, G. S.; Zakeeruddin, S. M.; Grätzel, M.; Nazeeruddin, Md. K.; Delcamp, J. H. "Indolizine-Based Donors as Organic Sensitizer Components for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" Adv. Energy Mater. 20155, 1401629. T1 [link] >50 Citations 


2) [Catalysis] Nimmala, P. Knoppe, S.; Jupally, V.; Delcamp, J.; Aikens, C.; Dass, A. "Au36(SPh)24 Nanomolecules: X-ray Crystal Structure, Optical Spectroscopy, Electrochemistry and Theoretical Analysis" J. Phys. Chem. B 2014, 118, 14157. SU [link] >50 Citations; >1000 downloads


1) [Catalysis] Jupally, V. R.; Dharmaratne, A. C.; Crasto, D.; Huckaba, A. J.; Kumara, C.; Nimmala, P. R.; Kothalawala, N.; Delcamp, J. H.; Dass, A. "Au137(SR)56 nanomolecules: composition, optical spectroscopy, electrochemistry and electrocatalytic reduction of CO2" Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 9895. T1 [link] >50 Citations



  • Postdoctoral Publications


9) Mathew, S.; Astani, N. A.; Curchod, B. F. E.; Delcamp, J. H.; Marszalek, M.; Frey, J.; Rothlisberger, U.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M. "Synthesis, Characterization and Ab Initio Investigation of a Panchromatic Ullazine–Porphyrin Photosensitizer for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" J. Mater. Chem. A 20164, 2332. [link] >25 Citations

8) Giordano, A. J.; Pulvirenti, F.; Khan, T. M.; Fuentes-Hernandez, C.; Moudgil, K.; Delcamp, J. H.; Kippelen, B.; Barlow, S.; Marder, S. R. "Organometallic Dimers: Application to Work-Function Reduction of Conducting Oxides" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, 7, 4320. [link]


7) Mohapatra, S. K.; Fonari, A.; Risko, C.; Yesudas, K.; Moudgil, K.; Delcamp, J. H.; Timofeeva, T. V.; Brédas, J.-L.; Marder, S. R.; Barlow, S. "Dimers of Ninteen-Electron Sandwich Compounds: Crystal and Electronic Structures, and Comparison of Reducing Strengths" Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 15385. [link] Back Cover; >25 Citations

6) Yum, J.-H.; Holcombe, T. W.; Kim, Y.; Rakstys, K.; Moehl, T.; Teuscher, J.; Delcamp, J. H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M. "Blue-Coloured Highly Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells by Implementing the Diketopyrrolopyrrole Chromophore" Sci. Rep. 2013, 3, 2446. [link] >125 Citations 


5) Delcamp, J. H.; Yella, A.; Holcombe, T. W.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M. “The Molecular Engineering of Organic Sensitizers for Solar Cell Applications” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 376. [link] >100 Citations 


4) Delcamp, J. H.; Shi, Y.; Yum, J.-H.; Sajoto, T.; Dell’Orto, E.; Barlow, S.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Marder, S. R.; Grätzel, M. “The Role of π-Bridges in High Efficiency DSCs Based on Unsymmetrical Squaraines” Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 1819. [link] >75 Citations


3) Dualeh, A.; Humphrey-Baker, R.; Delcamp, J. H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M. “Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Using a Novel Class of Ullazine Dyes as Sensitizers” Adv. Energy Mater. 2012, 3, 496. [link] >25 Citations

2) Dualeh, A.; Delcamp, J. H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K. and Grätzel, M. "Near-Infrared Sensitization of Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells with a Squaraine Dye." Appl. Phys. Lett. 2012, 100, 173512. [link] >25 Citations


1) Delcamp, J. H.; Yella, A.; Nazeeruddin, M. K. and Grätzel, M. "Modulating Dye E(S+/S*) with Efficient Heterocyclic Nitrogen Containing Acceptors for DSCs." Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 2295. [link] >25 Citations 



  • Graduate Publications


5) Delcamp, J. H. ; Gormisky, P. E. ; White, M. C. "Oxidative Heck Vinylation for the Synthesis of Complex Dienes and Polyenes." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 8460. [link] >50 Citations; >5000 Downloads 


4) Vermeulen, N. A.; Delcamp, J. H. and White, M. C. "Synthesis of Complex Allylic Esters via C-H Oxidation vs C-C Bond Formation." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 11323. [link] >75 Citations; >4000 Downloads 


3) Delcamp, J. H. and White, M. C. "1,2-Bis(phenylsulfinyl)ethane." e-EROS Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Chemistry 2009, DOI: 10.1002/047084289X.rn00971.  [link]


2) Delcamp, J. H.; Brucks, A. P. and White, M. C. "A General and Highly Selective Chelate-Controlled Intermolecular Oxidative Heck Reaction."  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 11270. [link] >175 Citations; >6000 Downloads


1) Delcamp, J. H. and White, M. C. "Sequential Hydrocarbon Functionalization: Allylic C-H Oxidation/Vinylic C-H Arylation."  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 15076. [link] >175 Citations; >4000 Downloads



  • Undergraduate Publications


6) Slinker, J. D.; Kim, J. S.; Flores-Torres, S.; Delcamp, J. H.; Abruna, H. D.; Friend, R. H. and Malliaras, G. G. "In Situ Identification of a Luminescence Quencher in an Organic Light-Emitting Device." J. Mat. Chem. 2007, 17, 76. [link] >25 Citations


5) Wolak, M. A.; Delcamp, J. H.; Landis, C. A.; Lane, P. A.; Anthony, J. E.; Kafafi, Z. "High- Performance Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Based on Dioxolane-Substituted Pentacene Derivatives." Adv. Funct. Mat. 2006, 16, 1943.  [link] >100 Citations


4) Wolak, M. A.; Melinger, J. S.; Lane, P. A.; Palilis, L. C.; Landis, C. A.; Delcamp, J. H.; Anthony, J. E. and Kafafi, Z. H. "Photophysical Properties of Dioxolane-Substituted Pentacene Derivatives Dispersed in Tris(quinolin-8-olato)aluminum(III)."  J. Phys. Chem. B 2006, 100, 7928. [link] >50 Citations 


3) Atwood, D.A.; Delcamp, J. H. and Zaman, M. K. "Synthesis of 1,3-bis(4,5-dihydrothiazole)benzene." Main Group Chemistry 2006, 5, 137.  [link]


2) Lane, P. A.; Wolak, M. A.; Melinger, J. S.; Williamson, R.; Palilis, L. C.; Delcamp, J. H.; Anthony, J. E. and Kafafi, Z. H. "Energy Transfer and Excitation Migration in a Doped Organic Semiconductor." Proc. SPIE-Int. Soc. Optic. Engin. 2005, IX, 5937. [link]


1) Payne, M. M.; Delcamp, J. H.; Parkin, S. R. and Anthony, J. E. "Robust, Soluble Pentacene Ethers." Org. Lett. 2004, 6, 1609. [link] >125 Citations; >1000 Downloads




  • Associate Professor Patents

1) Scott, C.; Delcamp, J. H.; Hammer, N. I. “Design, Synthesis, and Photophysical Properties of a Novel NIR-II Dye for Biological Imaging and Optoelectronic Devices” US Provisional Patent Filed 2019.

  • Assistant Professor Patents

4) Papish, E. T.; Delcamp, J. H. “Light Driven Metal Pincer Photocatalysts for Carbon Dioxide Reduction to Carbon Monoxide” US Provisional Patent Filed 2017.

3) Hollis, T. K.; Delcamp, J. H.; Webster, C. “Symmetrical CCC-NHC Pincer Metal Complexes and Symmetrical Bimetallic Complexes: Bio-activity, and Applications to Organic Transformations and Energy-related Catalytic Methods” US Provisional Patent Filed 2017.

2) Delcamp, J. H. “Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells” US Provisional Patent Filed 2017, serial number 62/537,208.

1) Huckaba, A.; Delcamp, J. H. "Indolizine-Based Dyes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" Application: US Patent 2014, 62031031; Awarded February, 2020: US20170226125. T1 [link]

  • Postdoctoral Patents


4) Delcamp, J. H.; Grätzel, M.; Nazeeruddin, M. K. “Compounds for Electrochemical and/or Optoelectronic Devices” WO Patent 2013, 057538 A1

3) Yum, J.-H.; Delcamp, J. H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M. “Novel Organic Dye and Preparation Thereof” Korean Patent 2011, Pending.

2) Mathew, S.; Delcamp, J. H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M. “Porphyrin Ullazine Dye for DSSC” Eur. Patent 2012, Pending.

1) An, H.-C.; Jung, H.-J.; Bae, H.-G.; Park, C.-S.; Lee, C.-Y.; Grätzel, M.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Chenyi, Y.; Delcamp, J. H. “Novel Organic Dye and a Production Method Therefor” WO Patent 2012, 102544.


9) Jacqueline Gayton, Ph. D. Dissertation: "Cyanines, Squaraines, and Xanthene Based NIR Emissive Materials for Biological Imaging" 2020, University of Mississippi, T2A, T12 [currently embargoed]

8) Roberta Rodrigues, Ph.D. Dissertation: "High Voltage Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and Molecular Photocatalysis for CO2 Reduction" 2019, University of Mississippi, NCA, T2H, DOE [currently embargoed]

7) Alexandra Baumann, Ph.D. Dissertation: "Effects of Halogen Bonding and NIR Tuning of Dyes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" 2019, University of Mississippi, T12, T2H, REU2 [currently embargoed]

6) Shakeyia Davis, Masters Dissertation: "Ni and Au Transition Metal Complexes in the Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction Reaction" 2019, University of Mississippi, T2H, T2A [link]

5) Yanbing Zhang, Ph.D. Dissertation: "Near-Infrared High Efficiency Organic Dye Sensitized Solar Cells (DSCs) and Biological Fluorescent Imaging Dyes" 2019, University of Mississippi, NCA, T2H [link]

4) Adithya Peddapuram, Ph.D. Dissertation: "Organic Sensitizers for High Efficiency Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" 2019, University of Mississippi, NCA, T2H [link]

3) Phillip Brogdon, Ph.D. Dissertation: "Near Infrared Absorbing Organic Dyes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and Catalysts for Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction" 2018, University of Mississippi, NCA, T2H [currently embargoed]

2) Nalaka Liyanage, Ph.D. Dissertation: "Solar-to-Electric Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells (DSCs) with Thieno[3,4-B]pyrazine as an Electron Deficient π-Bridge and Solar-to-Fuel Catalytic Reduction of CO2 with Rhenium-Pyridyl-NHCs" 2018, University of Mississippi, NCA, T2H [currently embargoed]

1) Aron J. Huckaba, Ph.D. Dissertation: "Efficient Utilization of Solar Energy in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and in the Photocatalytic Reduction of Carbon Dioxide" 2015, University of Mississippi, T1 [link]

Journal Publications
(see below for Patents and Dissertations)

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Strong Photoinduced Oxidants


NIR Emissive Materials

Department of Chemistry,

University of Mississippi

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