Tisdale Lab @ MIT

nanoscale energy transport

MIT

Publications

2019


Direct observation of symmetry-dependent electron-phonon coupling in black phosphorous
N. Mao, X. Wang, Y. Lin, B.G. Sumpter, Q. Ji, T. Palacios, S. Huang, V. Meunier, M.S. Dresselhaus, W.A. Tisdale, L. Liang, X. Ling, J. Kong
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 10.1021/jacs.9b07974 (2019).

Inorganic cage motion dominates excited state dynamics in 2D-layered perovskites (CxH2x+1NH3)2PbI4 (x = 4-9)
C.M. Mauck, A. France-Lanord, A.C. Hernandez-Oendra, N.S. Dahod, J.C. Grossman, W.A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. C, 10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b07933 (2019).

Size-dependent biexciton spectrum in CsPbBr3 perovskite nanocrystals
M.N. Ashner, K.E. Shulenberger, F. Krieg, E.R. Powers, M.V. Kovalenko, M.G. Bawendi, W.A. Tisdale
ACS Energy Lett., vol. 4, pp. 2639-2645 (2019).
Energy Spotlight Feature


Setting an upper bound to the biexciton binding energy in CsPbBr3 perovskite nanocrystals
K.E. Shulenberger,* M.N. Ashner,* S.K. Ha, F. Krieg, M.V. Kovalenko, W.A. Tisdale, M.G. Bawendi
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., vol. 10, pp. 5680-5686 (2019).

Quantification of a PbClx shell on the surface of PbS nanocrystals
S.W. Winslow, Y. Liu, J.W. Swan, W.A. Tisdale
ACS Mater. Lett., vol. 1, pp. 209-216 (2019).
Journal Cover Feature
ACS Editors’ Choice Selection

Characterization of colloidal nanocrystal surface structure using small angle neutron scattering and efficient Bayesian parameter estimation
S.W. Winslow, W. Shcherbakov-Wu, Y. Liu, W.A. Tisdale, J.W. Swan
J. Chem. Phys., vol. 150, no. 244702 (2019).

Excitons in 2D organic-inorganic halide perovskites
C.M. Mauck & W.A. Tisdale
Trends in Chemistry, vol. 1, pp. 380-393 (2019).

Melting transitions of the organic subphase in layered two-dimensional halide perovskites
N.S. Dahod, W. Paritmongkol, A. Stollmann, C. Settens, S.-L. Zheng, W.A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., vol. 10, pp. 2924-2930 (2019).

Synthetic variation and structural trends in layered two-dimensional alkylammonium lead halide perovskites
W. Paritmongkol, N.S. Dahod, A. Stollman, N. Mao, C. Settens, S.-L. Zheng, W.A. Tisdale
Chem. Mater., vol. 31, pp. 5592-5607 (2019).

Epitaxial dimers and Auger-assisted de-trapping in PbS quantum dot solids
R.H. Gilmore, Y. Liu, W. Shcherbakov-Wu, N.S. Dahod, E.M.Y. Lee, M.C. Weidman, H. Li, J. Jean, V. Bulovic, A.P. Willard, J.C. Grossman, W.A. Tisdale
Matter, vol. 1, pp. 250-265 (2019).
Chem Research Highlight

Markov chain Monte Carlo sampling for target analysis of transient absorption spectra
M.N. Ashner, S.W. Winslow, J.W. Swan, W.A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. A, vol. 123, pp. 3893-3902 (2019).


2018


Suppressing diffusion-mediated exciton annihilation in 2D semiconductors using the dielectric environment
A.J. Goodman, D.-H. Lien, G.H. Ahn, L.L. Spiegel, M. Amani, A.P. Willard, A. Javey, W.A. Tisdale
arXiv, no. 1811.01066 (2018).

Synthetic lateral metal-semiconductor heterostructures of transition metal disulfides
W.S. Leong, Q. Ji, N. Mao, Y. Hans, H. Wang, A.J. Goodman, A. Vignon, C. Su, Y. Guo, P.-C. Shen, Z. Gao, D.A. Muller, W.A. Tisdale, J. Kong
J. Am. Chem. Soc., vol. 140, pp. 12354-12358 (2018).

Ideal bandgap in a 2D Ruddlesden-Popper perovskite chalcogenide for single-junction solar cells
S. Niu, D. Sarkar, K. Williams, Y. Zhou, Y. Li, E. Bianco, H. Huyan, S.B. Cronin, M.E. McConney, R. Haiges, R. Jaramillo, D.J. Singh, W.A. Tisdale, R. Kapadia, J. Ravichandran
Chem. Mater., vol. 30, pp. 4882-4886 (2018).

Perspective: Nonequilibrium dynamics of localized and delocalized excitons in colloidal quantum dot solids
Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, William A. Tisdale, Adam P. Willard
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, vol. 36, no. 068501 (2018).
Editor’s Pick

Inverse temperature dependence of charge carrier hopping in quantum dot solids
Rachel H. Gilmore, Samuel W. Winslow, Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, Matthew N. Ashner, Kevin G. Yager, Adam P. Willard, William A. Tisdale
ACS Nano, vol. 12, pp. 7741-7749 (2018).

Ultrafast charge transfer at a quantum dot/2D materials interface probed by second harmonic generation
Aaron J. Goodman, Nabeel S. Dahod, William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., vol. 9, pp. 4227–4232 (2018).

High repetition-rate femtosecond stimulated Raman spectroscopy with fast acquisition
Matthew N. Ashner and William A. Tisdale
Optics Express, vol. 26, pp. 18331-18340 (2018).

Phase-modulated degenerate parametric amplification microscopy
Yunan Gao, Aaron J. Goodman, Pin-Chun Shen, Jing Kong, William A. Tisdale
Nano Letters, vol. 18, pp. 5001-5006 (2018).

Impact of size dispersity, ligand coverage, and ligand length on the structure of PbS nanocrystal superlattices
Mark C. Weidman, Quan Nguyen, Detlef-M. Smilgies, William A. Tisdale
Chem. Mater., vol. 30, pp. 807-816 (2018).

Obtaining structural parameters from STEM-EDX maps of core/shell nanocrystals for optoelectronics
Jacob T. Held, Katharine I. Hunter, Nabeel S. Dahod, Benjamin L. Greenberg, Danielle Reifsnyder Hickey, William A. Tisdale, Uwe R. Kortshagen, K. Andre Mkhoyan
ACS Appl. Nano Mater., vol. 1, pp. 989-996 (2018).

2017


A nanobionic light emitting plant
Seon-Yeong Kwak, Juan Pablo Giraldo, Min Hao Wong, Volodymyr Koman, Tedrick Lew, Jon Ell, Mark Weidman, Rosalie Sinclair, Markita P. Landry, William A. Tisdale, Michael S. Strano
Nano Letters, vol. 17, pp. 7951-7961 (2017).

Exciton trapping is responsible for the long apparent lifetime in acid-treated MoS2
Aaron J. Goodman, Adam P. Willard, William A. Tisdale
Phys. Rev. B (Rapid Communication), vol. 96, no. 121404(R) (2017).

Including surface ligand effects in continuum elastic models of nanocrystal vibrations
Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, A. Jolene Mork, Adam P. Willard, William A. Tisdale
J. Chem. Phys., vol. 147, no. 044711 (2017).

CdSe nanoplatelet films with controlled orientation of their transition dipole moment
Yunan Gao, Mark C. Weidman, William A. Tisdale
Nano Letters, vol. 17, pp. 3837-3843 (2017).

Colloidal halide perovskite nanoplatelets: An exciting new class of semiconductor nanomaterials
Mark C. Weidman, Aaron J. Goodman, William A. Tisdale
Chem. Mater., vol. 29, pp. 5019-5030 (2017).
journal cover feature

Tunable light-emitting diodes utilizing quantum-confined layered perovskite emitters
Daniel N. Congreve, Mark C. Weidman, Michael Seitz, Watcharaphol Paritmongkol, Nabeel S. Dahod, William A. Tisdale
ACS Photonics, vol. 4, pp. 476-401 (2017).

Charge carrier hopping dynamics in homogeneously broadened PbS quantum dot solids
Rachel H. Gilmore, Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, Mark C. Weidman, Adam P. Willard, William A. Tisdale
Nano Letters, vol. 17, pp. 893-901 (2017).

2016


Modulation of low-frequency acoustic vibrations in semiconductor nanocrystals through choice of surface ligand
A. Jolene Mork, Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, Nabeel S. Dahod, Adam P. Willard, William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., vol. 7, pp. 4213-4216 (2016).

Efficient nanosecond photoluminescence from infrared PbS quantum dots coupled to plasmonic nanoantennas
Gleb M. Akselrod, Mark C. Weidman, Ying Li, Christos Argyropoulos, William A. Tisdale, Maiken H. Mikkelsen
ACS Photonics, vol. 3, pp. 1741-1746 (2016).

Temperature dependence of acoustic vibrations of CdSe and CdSe-CdS core-shell nanocrystals measured by low-frequency Raman spectroscopy
A. Jolene Mork, Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, William A. Tisdale
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., vol. 18, 28797-28801 (2016).

Near-infrared photoluminescence and thermal stability of PbS nanocrystals at elevated temperatures
Robert C. Keitel, Mark C. Weidman, William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 120, pp. 20341–20349 (2016).

Highly tunable colloidal perovskite nanoplatelets through variable cation, metal, and halide composition (open access)
Mark C. Weidman, Michael Seitz, Samuel D. Stranks, William A. Tisdale
ACS Nano, vol. 10, pp. 7830-7839 (2016).
Nature Reviews Materials Research Highlight

Kinetics of the self-assembly of nanocrystal superlattices measured by real-time in situ X-ray scattering
Mark C. Weidman, Detlef-M. Smilgies, William A. Tisdale
Nature Materials, vol. 15, pp. 775-781 (2016).

Reply to comment on “Enhancement of second-order nonlinear-optical signals by optical stimulation”
Aaron J. Goodman and William A. Tisdale
Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 116, no. 059402 (2016).

2015


Can disorder enhance incoherent exciton diffusion?
Elizabeth M. Y. Lee, William A. Tisdale, Adam Willard
J. Phys. Chem. B., vol. 119, pp. 9501-9509 (2015).

Constructing multifunctional virus-templated nanoporous composites for thin film solar cells: contributions of morphology and optics to photocurrent generation
Noemie-Manuelle Dorval Courchesne, Matthew T. Klug, Kevin J. Huang, Mark. C. Weidman, Victor J. Cantu, Po-Yen Chen, Steven E. Kooi, Dong Soo Yun, William A. Tisdale, Nicholas Fang, Angela M. Belcher, Paula T. Hammond
J. Phys. Chem. C., vol. 119, pp. 13987-14000 (2015).

Colloidal organohalide perovskite nanoplatelets exhibiting quantum confinement
Pooja Tyagi, Sarah M. Arveson, William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., vol. 6, pp. 1911-1916 (2015).

Enhancement of second-order nonlinear-optical signals by optical stimulation
Aaron J. Goodman and William A. Tisdale
Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 114, no. 183902 (2015).

Determination of exciton diffusion length by transient photoluminescence quenching and its application to quantum dot films
Elizabeth M.Y. Lee and William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 119, pp. 9005-9015 (2015).

Interparticle spacing and structural ordering in superlattice PbS nanocrystal solids undergoing ligand exchange
Mark C. Weidman, Kevin G. Yager, William A. Tisdale
Chem. Mater., vol. 27, pp. 474-482 (2015).
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2014


Reduced dielectric screening and enhanced energy transfer in single- and few-layer MoS2
Ferry Prins, Aaron J. Goodman, William A. Tisdale
Nano Letters, vol. 14, pp. 6087-6091 (2014).

On the magnitude of the Förster radius in colloidal quantum dot solids
A. Jolene Mork, Mark C. Weidman, Ferry Prins, William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 118, pp. 13920-13928 (2014).
2014---Mork---JPCC

Monodisperse, air-stable PbS nanocrystals via precursor stoichiometry control (open access)
Mark C. Weidman, Megan E. Beck, Rachel S. Hoffman, Ferry Prins, William A. Tisdale
ACS Nano, vol. 8, pp. 6363-6371 (2014).
DOE research highlight
2014---Weidman---ACS-Nano

Subdiffusive exciton transport in quantum dot solids
Gleb M. Akselrod*, Ferry Prins*, Lisa V. Poulikakos, Elizabeth M.Y. Lee, Mark C. Weidman, A. Jolene Mork, Adam P. Willard, Vladimir Bulovic, William A. Tisdale
Nano Letters, vol. 14, pp. 3556-3562 (2014).

Visualization of exciton transport in ordered and disordered molecular solids
Gleb M. Akselrod, Parag B. Deotare, Nicholas J. Thompson, Jiye Lee, William A. Tisdale, Marc A. Baldo, Vinod M. Menon, Vladimir Bulovic
Nature Communications, vol. 5, no. 3646 (2014).
2014---Akselrod---Nat-Commun

Transition from thermodynamic to kinetic-limited excitonic energy migration in colloidal quantum dot solids
Lisa V. Poulikakos, Ferry Prins, William A. Tisdale
J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 118, pp. 7894-7900 (2014).
2014---Poulikakos---JPCC

Spatially resolved energy transfer in patterned colloidal quantum dot heterostructures
Ferry Prins, Areza Sumitro, Mark C. Weidman, William A. Tisdale
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, vol. 6, pp. 3111-3114 (2014).
2014---Prins---ACS-AMI

2013


Highly efficient, dual state emission from an organic semiconductor
Sebastian Reineke, Nico Seidler, Shane R. Yost, Ferry Prins, William A. Tisdale, Marc A. Baldo
Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 103, no. 093302, (2013).
2013---Reineke---APL

 

William Tisdale’s papers from previous positions:

Origin of efficiency roll-off in colloidal quantum-dot light-emitting diodes
Y. Shirasaki, G. J. Supran, W.A. Tisdale, V. Bulovic
Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 110, no. 217403, (2013).

Twenty-fold enhancement of molecular fluorescence by coupling to a J-aggregate critically coupled resonator
G. M. Akselrod, B. J. Walker, W. A. Tisdale, M. G. Bawendi, V. Bulovic
ACS Nano, vol. 6, pp. 467-471, (2012).

Artificial atoms on semiconductor surfaces
W. A. Tisdale & X.-Y. Zhu
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA., vol. 108, pp. 965-970, (2011).

Hot-Electron Transfer from Semiconductor Nanocrystals
W. A. Tisdale, K. J. Williams, B. A. Timp, D. J. Norris, E. S. Aydil, X.-Y. Zhu
Science, vol. 328, pp. 1543-1547, (2010). | Nature Chemistry news & views

Strong electronic coupling in two-dimensional assemblies of colloidal PbSe quantum dots
K. J. Williams, W. A. Tisdale, K. S. Leschkies, G. Haugstad, D. J. Norris, E. S. Aydil, X.-Y. Zhu
ACS Nano, vol. 3, pp. 1532-1538, (2009).

Coulomb barrier for charge separation at an organic semiconductor interface
M. Muntwiler, Q. Yang, W. A. Tisdale, X.-Y. Zhu
Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, pp. 196403, (2008).

Electron dynamics at the ZnO (10-10) surface
W. A. Tisdale, M. Muntwiler, D. J. Norris, E. S. Aydil, X.-Y. Zhu
J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 112, pp. 14682-14692, (2008).