PUBLICATIONS    
     

Intramolecular exciton diffusion in poly(3-hexylthiophene).
Andrew T. Healy, Bryan W. Boudouris, C. Daniel Frisbie, Marc A. Hillmyer, and David A. Blank
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 4, 3445-3449, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/jz401694j

Trapping upconverted energy in neat platinum porphyrin films via an unexpected fusion mechanism.
Jonathan A. Hinke, Tom J. Pundsack, Wade A. Luhman, Russel J. Holmes, and David A. Blank
J. Chem. Phys., 139, 101102, 2013, DOI: 10.1063/1.4821164

Excited-state dynamcs in CZTS nanocrystals.
Tom J. Pundsack, Boris D. Chernomordik, Amelie E. Beland, Eray S. Aydil, and David A. Blank
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 4, 2711-2714, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/jz4013245

Dechlorination of chlorinated ethylenes by a photochemically generated iron(0) complex.
Emily Jane Pelton, David A. Blank, and Kristopher McNeill
Dalton Transactions, 42, 10121-10128, 2013, DOI:10.1039/c3dt50693b

Excited state quenching mechanism of a terthiophene acid dye bound to monodispersed CdS nancorystals: Electron transfer vs. concentration quenching.
Rajan Vatassery, Janathan Hinke, Antonio Sanchez-Diaz, Ryan Hue, Kent R. Mann, David A. Blank, and Wayne L. Gladfelter
J. Phys. Chem. C, 117, 10708-10715, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/jp312272p

Relaxation and dissociation following photo-excitation of the (μ-N2)[Mo([t-Bu]Ar)3]2 dinitrogen cleavage intermediate.
Adam S. Huss, John J. Curley, Christopher C. Cummins, and David A. Blank
J. Phys. Chem. B, 117, 1429-1436, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/jp310122x

Photodetachment and electron reactivity in 1-methyl-1-butyl-pyrrolidinium bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)amide.
Francesc Molins i Domenech, Benjamin FitzPatrick, Andrew T. Healy, and David A. Blank
J. Chem. Phys., 137, 034512, 2012, DOI: 10.1063/1.4736569

Photochemical modulation of ras-mediated signal transduction using caged farnesyltransferase inhibitors: Activation via one- and two-photon excitation.
Daniel Abate-Pella, Nicholette A. Zeliadt, Timothy M. Dore, David A. Blank, Elizabeth V. Wattenberg, and Mark D. Distefano
ChemBioChem, 13, 1009-1016, 2012, DOI: 10.1002/cbic.201200063

Photo-initiated electron transfer dynamics of a terthiophene carboxylate on monodispersed zinc oxide nanocrystals.
Adam S. Huss, Julia Rossini, Darren J. Ceckanowicz, Jon Bohnsack, Kent R. Mann, Wayne L. Gladfelter, and David A. Blank
Journal of Physcial Chemistry C, 115, 2-10, 2011, DOI: 10.1021/jp108028d

Binding and static quenching behavior of a terthiophene carboxylate on monodispersed zinc oxide nanocrystals.
Julia Rossini, Adam S. Huss, Jon Bohnsack, David A. Blank, Kent R. Mann, and Wayne L. Gladfelter.
Journal of Physcial Chemistry C, 115, 11-17, 2011, DOI: 10.1021/jp1080143

Tuning electron transfer rates via systematic shifts in the acceptor state density using size selected ZnO colloids.
Adam S. Huss, Andrew Beirbaum, Raghu Chita, Darren J. Ceckanowicz, Kent R. Mann, Wayne L. Gladfelter, and David A. Blank.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132, 13963-13965, 2010, DOI: 10.1021/ja104482t.

The influence of internal charge transfer on non-radiative decay in substituted terthiophenes.
Adam S. Huss,Ted Papenfus, Jon Bohnsack, Michael Burand, Kent R. Mann, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Physcial Chemistry A, 113, 10202-10210, 2009, DOI: 10.1021/jp905218b.

The role of stress in the time-dependent optical response of silicon photonic band gap crystals.
H. Wei, D. F. Underwood, S. E. Han, D. A. Blank, and D. J. Norris.
Applied Physics Letters, 95, 051910, 2009, DOI: 10.1063/1.3194140.

Synthesis, optical properties, and microstructure of a fullerene terminated poly(3-hexylthiophene).
Bryan W. Boudouris, Francesc Molins, David A. Blank, C. Daniel Frisbie, and Marc A. Hillmyer.
Macromolecules, 42, 4118-4126, 2009, DOI: 10.1021/ma900312a.

Passive optical interferometer without spatial overlap between the local oscillator and signal generation.
Matthew Ammend and David A. Blank.
Optics Letters, 34, 548-550, 2009.

Photoionization of isooctane and n-octane in intense laser fields: II) The effect of irradiance on electron dynamics.
Andrew T. Healy, Sanford Lipsky, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Chemical Physics, 129, 234512, 2008, DOI: 10.1063/1.3036004.

A sidways glance at chemical reactivity (perspective).
David A. Blank.
Science, 322, 1056-1057, 2008, DOI: 10.1126/science.1166563.

Coherent exciton relaxation in poly(3-hexylthiophene).
Nathan P. Wells and David A. Blank.
Physical Review Letters, 100, 086403, 2008, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.086403.

Excited state hydrogen bond dynamics: Coumarin 102 in acetonitrile:water binary mixtures.
Nathan P. Wells, Matthew J. McGrath, J. Ilja Siepmann, David F. Underwood, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 112, 2511-2514, 2008, DOI: 10.1021/jp710889t.

Photoionization of isooctane and n-octane in intense laser fields: I) Effect of irradiance on ionization rates.
Andrew T. Healy, Sanford Lipsky, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Chemical Physics, 127, 214508, 2007, DOI: 10.1063/1.2795718.

Intramolecular exciton relaxation and migration dynamics in poly(3-hexylthiophene).
Nathan P. Wells, Bryan W. Boudouris, Marc A. Hillmyer, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 111(42), 15404-15414, 2007, DOI: 10.1021/jp074657j.

Direct probing of the local solvent response during intermolecular electron transfer.
David F. Underwood and David A. Blank.
In Ultrafast Phenomena XV, Springer series in Chemical Physics, 362-364, 2007.

Probing excited state dynamics and intramolecular proton transfer in 1-acylaminoanthraquinones via the intermolecular solvent response.
Sarah J. Schmidtke, David F. Underwood, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 109(32), 7033-7045, 2005

Measuring the change in the intermolecular Raman spectrum during dipolar solvation.
David F. Underwood and David A. Blank.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 109(15), 3295-3306, 2005, DOI: 10.1021/jp044187i.

Three photon near threshold photoionization dynamics of isooctane.
Andrew Healy, David F. Underwood, Sanford Lipsky, and David A. Blank.
Journal of Chemical Physics, 123(5), 051105, 2005, DOI: 10.1063/1.1989320.

Polarization dependent detection of impulsive stimulated Raman scattering in alpha-quartz.
Andy Rundquist, Jon Broman, David Underwood, and David Blank.
Journal of Modern Optics, 52(17), 2501-2510, 2005, DOI: 10.1080/09500340500217415.

Time resolved direct probing of the change in the local solvent response following excitation of a solute.
David F. Underwood and David A. Blank.
Springer Series in Chemical Physics, 79 (Fourteenth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Berlin, 413–415, 2005.

2-(2'-Pyridyl)pyrroles: Part I. Structure and energetics of pyridylpyrroles, their dimers, complexes and excited states.
Schmidtke, Sarah J.; MacManus-Spencer, Laura A.; Klappa, Jamie J.; Mobley, T. Andrew; McNeill, Kristopher; Blank, David A.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 6(15), 3938-3947, 2004.

2-(2'-Pyridyl)pyrroles: Part II. Spectroscopic investigation of pyridylpyrrole alcohol complexes.
MacManus-Spencer, Laura A.; Schmidtke, Sarah J.; Blank, David A.; McNeill, Kristopher.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 6(15), 3948-3957, 2004.

Following the solvent directly during ultrafast excited state proton transfer.
Sarah J. Schmidtke, David F. Underwood, and David A. Blank.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126(28), 8620–8621, 2004.

Ultrafast solvation dynamics: A view from the solvent's perspective using a novel resonant-pump, non-resonant probe technique.
David F. Underwood and David A. Blank.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2003, 107(7), 956-961.

Investigation of low-frequency, condensed phase solvation dynamics using a novel two-dimensional, resonant-pump, third-order Raman-probe technique.
David F. Underwood and David A. Blank.
Trends in Optics and Photonics, 72 (Thirteenth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena), 47–48, 2002.