Silicon surface modification and characterization for emergent photovoltaic applications based on energy transfer
W. Peng, S.M. Rupich, N. Shafiq, Y.N. Gartstein, A.V. Malko, Y.J. Chabal. invited review article submitted to Chem Reviews

Hybrid light sonsor based on ultrathin Si nanomembranes sensitized with CdSe/ZnS colloidal nanocrystal quantum dots
W. Peng, S. Sampat, S.M. Rupich, B. Anand, H.M. Nguyen, D. Taylor, B.E. Beardon, Y.N. Gartstein, Y.J. Chabal, A.V. Malko,
DOI:  10.1039/C5NR00334B

Plasmonic Giant Quantum Dots: Hybrid Semiconductor-Metal Nanostructires for Truly Simultaneous Optical Imagining, Photothermal Effect and Thermometry
N.S. Karan, A.M. Keller, S. Sampat, O. Roslyak, A. Arefin, C.J. Hanson, J.L. Carson, A. Desireddy, A. Piryatinski, R. Iyer, H. Htoon, A. Malko, J.A. Hollingsworth
Chem Science
, DOI: 10.1039/C5SC00020C

Tunable Charge Transfer Dynamics at Tetracene/LiF/C60 Interfaces
S. Sampat, A. D. Mohite, B. Crone, S. Tretiak, A. V. Malko, A. J. Taylor, and D. A. Yarotski,
J. Phys. Chem. C, 119 (4), 1286-1290


Efficient directed energy transfer through size-gradient nanocrystal layers into Silicon substrates 
W. De Benedetti, M. T. Nimmo, S. M. Rupich, L. M. Caillard,  Yu. N. Gartstein, Y. J. Chabal, and A. V. Malko
Advanced Functional Materials 24, 31 5002-5010

Influence of the Core Size on Biexciton Quantum Yield of Giant CdSe/CdS Nanocrystals
B. D. Mangum, S. Sampat, Y. Ghosh, J. A. Hollingsworth, H. Htoon, and A. V. Malko

Nanoscale 6(7)

Chemical bonding and defect states of LPCVD grown silicon-rich Si3N4 for quantum dot applications
S. Mohammed, M. T. Nimmo, A. V. Malko and C. L. Hinkle

J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A
32, 021507


Anisotropic optical properties of thin-film thiacarbocianine dye aggregates 
K. Roodenko, H. M. Nguyen, L. Caillard, A. Radja, P. Thissen, J. M. Gordon, Yu. N. Gartstein, A. V.Malko, and Y. J. Chabal 

J. Phys. Chem C
117, 20186-20192


Energy Transfer from Colloidal Nanocrystals into Si Substrates Studied via Photoluminescence Photon Counts and Decay Kinetics
H. M. Nguyen, O. Seitz, Yu. N. Gartstein, Y. J. Chabal, and A. V. Malko 
J. Opt. Soc. Am.
B 30 (9), 2401-2408  

Visible to Near-Infrared Sensitization of Silicon Substrates via Energy Transfer from Proximal Nanocrystals: Further Insights for Hybrid Photovoltaics
Michael T. Nimmo, Louis M. Caillard, William De Benedetti, Hue M. Nguyen, Oliver Seitz, Yuri N. Gartstein, Yves J. Chabal, and Anton V. Malko
ACS Nano
, 2013, 7 (4), pp 3236-3245.

Effect of Plasmonic Au Nanoparticles on Inverted Organic Solar Cell Performance
Jian Wang, Yun-Ju Lee, Arvinder S. Chadha, Juan Yi, Michael L. Jespersen , John J. Kelley , Hue M. Nguyen, Michael Nimmo, Anton V. Malko, Richard A. Vaia , Weidong Zhou, and Julia W. P. Hsu
J. Phys. Chem. C
, 2013, 117 (1), pp 85-91.


Efficient Radiative and Nonradiative Energy Transfer from Proximal CdSe/ZnS Nanocrystals into Silicon Nanomembranes
Hue M. Nguyen, Oliver Seitz, Weina Peng, Yuri N. Gartstein, Yves J. Chabal, and Anton V. Malko 
ACS Nano
, 2012, 6 (6), pp 5574-5582

Unique Challenges Accompany Thick-Shell CdSe/nCdS (n > 10) Nanocrystal Synthesis
Yijun Guo, Kyle Marchuk, Siddharth Sampat, Rachel Abraham, Ning Fang, Anton V. Malko, and Javier Vela
J. Phys. Chem. C
, 2012, 116 (4), pp 2791-2800

Optimizing non-radiative energy transfer in hybrid colloidal-nanocrystal/silicon structures by controlled nanopillar architectures for future photovoltaic cells
O. Seitz, L. Caillard, H. M. Nguyen, C. Chiles, Y. J. Chabal, and A. V. Malko
Appl. Phys. Lett.
100, 021902


Pump-Intensity- and Shell-Thickness-Dependent Evolution of Photoluminescence Blinking in Individual Core/Shell CdSe/CdS Nanocrystals
Anton V. Malko, Young-Shin Park, Siddharth Sampat, Christophe Galland, Javier Vela, Yongfen Chen, Jennifer A. Hollingsworth, Victor I. Klimov, and Han Htoon  
Nano Lett.
, 2011, 11 (12), pp 5213-5218

Near-Unity Quantum Yields of Biexciton Emission from CdSe/CdS Nanocrystals Measured Using Single-Particle Spectroscopy
Y.-S. Park, A. V. Malko, J. Vela, Y. Chen, Y. Ghosh, F. García-Santamaría, J. A. Hollingsworth, V. I. Klimov, and H. Htoon
Phys. Rev. Lett.
106, 187401

Spectroscopic evidence for nonradiative energy transfer between colloidal CdSe/ZnS nanocrystals and functionalized silicon substrates
H. M. Nguyen, O. Seitz, D. Aureau, A. Sra, N. Nijem, Yu. N. Gartstein, Y. J. Chabal, and A. V. Malko
Appl. Phys. Lett.
98, 161904


Highly Emissive Multiexcitons in Steady-State Photoluminescence of Individual "Giant" CdSe/CdS Core/Shell Nanocrystals
H. Htoon, A. V. Malko, D. Bussian, J. Vela, Y. Chen, J. A. Hollingsworth and V. I. Klimov
Nano Lett.
, 2010, 10 (7), pp 2401-2407


Quantum Optics with Nanocrystal Quantum Dots in Solution: Quantitative Study of Clustering
David A. Bussian, Anton V. Malko, Han Htoon, Yongfen Chen, Jennifer A. Hollingsworth and Victor I. Klimov
J. Phys. Chem. C
, 2009, 113 (6), pp 2241-2246