Biomolecules and nanostructures

The Optical Sciences group studies the interaction of light and matter. Our current focus is on detection and sensing/imaging with an emphasis on the development of integrated photonics. We are part of Twente University's Department of Science and Technology and member of the MESA+ institute.

 

Control of the charge injection and recombination dynamics in zinc phthalocyanine sensitized TiO2 nanoparticles by modification of the anchoring ligand


  • Gerwin Steen - not active on this project anymore
  • Qing Pan - Former member
  • Sebastian SowiƄski - Former member
  • Annemarie Huijser - Former member
  • Divya Sharma - Former member


  • poster FOM veldhoven jan17 2013


    Articles

    The following articles have been published regarding this project:

    Impact of the Anchoring Ligand on Electron Injection and Recombination Dynamics at the Interface of Novel Asymmetric Push-Pull Zinc Phthalocyanines and TiO2

    (abstract) (full pdf)
    Divya Sharma, Gerwin Steen, Jeroen P. Korterik, Miguel García-Iglesias, Purificacion Vázquez, Tomás Torres, Jennifer L. Herek, and Annemarie Huijser
    Journal of Physical Chemistry C
    vol. 117 issue 48 p. 25397-25404 November 12, 2013
    doi:10.1021/jp410080a

    Active and Passive Control of Zinc Phthalocyanine Photodynamics

    (abstract) (full pdf)
    Divya Sharma, Annemarie Huijser, Janne Savolainen, Gerwin Steen and Jennifer L. Herek
    Faraday Discussions
    issue 163, p. 433-445 jan 16, 2013
    doi:10.1039/c3fd20156b