Drndić Lab

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Research articles

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Park, Jean-Christophe Charlier, Marija Drndić, and A. T. Charlie Johnson
"Correlating Atomic Structure and Transport in Suspended Graphene Nanoribbons"
Nano Letters, Article ASAP, 2014, DOI: 10.1021/nl501872x.
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Matthew Puster, Julio A. Rodriguez-Manzo, Adrian Balan, and Marija Drndić
"Toward Sensitive Graphene Nanoribbon-Nanopore Devices by Preventing Electron Beam Induced Damage"
ACS Nano, 7 (12), 11283–11289, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/nn405112m.
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Gang Hee Han , Julio A. Rodriguez-Manzo , Chan-Woo Lee , Nicholas J. Kybert , Mitchell B. Lerner , Zhengqing John Qi , Eric N. Dattoli , Andrew M. Rappe , Marija Drndić, and A.T. Charlie Johnson
"Continuous Growth of Hexagonal Graphene and Boron Nitride In-Plane Heterostructures by Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition"
ACS Nano, 7 (11), 10129–10138, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/nn404331f.
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Kimberly Venta*, Gabriel Shemer*, Matthew Puster, Julio A. Rodríguez-Manzo, Adrian Balan, Jacob K. Rosenstein, Ken Shepard, and Marija Drndić
"Differentiation of Short, Single-Stranded DNA Homopolymers in Solid-State Nanopores"
ACS Nano, 7 (5), 4629-4636, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/nn4014388.
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Zhengqing J. Qi, Julio A. Rodriquez-Manzo, Sung J. Hong, Eric A. Stach, Marija Drndić, A.T. Charlie Johnson
"Direct electron beam patterning of sub-5nm monolayer graphene interconnects"
Proc. SPIE 8680, Alternative Lithographic Technologies V, 86802F, March 26, 2013. DOI: 10.1117/12.2013724.

Kimberly E. Venta, Meni Wanunu, Marija Drndić
"Electrically controlled nanoparticle synthesis inside nanopores"
Nano Letters, 13 (2), 423–429, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/nl303576q.
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Ken Healy, Vishva Ray, Lauren J. Willis, Neil Peterman#, John Bartel#, Marija Drndić
"Fabrication and characterization of nanopores with insulated transverse nanoelectrodes for DNA sensing in salt solution"
Electrophoresis, 33 (23), 3488-3496, 2012, DOI: 10.1002/elps.201200350.

Jacob K. Rosenstein, Meni Wanunu, Christopher A. Merchant, Marija Drndić, Kenneth L. Shepard
"Integrated Nanopore Sensing Platform with Sub-Microsecond Temporal Resolution"
Nature Methods, 9 (5) 487-492, 2012, DOI:10.1038/nmeth.1932.
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Kamal Saha, Marija Drndić, Branislav Nikolic
"DNA base-specific modulation of µA transverse edge currents through a metallic graphene nanoribbon with a nanopore"
Nano Letters, 12 (1) 50-55, 2012, DOI: 10.1021/nl202870y.
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Meni Wanunu, Swati Bhattacharya, Yun Xie, Yitzhak Tor, Aleksei Aksimentiev, Marija Drndić
"Nanopore Analysis of Individual RNA/Antibiotic Complexes"
ACS Nano, 5 (12) 9345-9353, 2011, DOI: 10.1021/nn203764j.
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Ye Lu*, Christopher A. Merchant*, Marija Drndić, A.T. Charlie Johnson
"In Situ Electronic Characterization of Graphene Nanoconstrictions Fabricated in a Transmission Electron Microscope"
Nano Letters, 11 (12) 5184-5188, 2011, DOI: 10.1021/nl2023756.
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Siying Wang, Claudia Querner, Tali Dadosh, Catherine H. Crouch, Dmitri S. Novikov, Marija Drndić
"Collective fluorescence enhancement in nanoparticle clusters"
Nature Communications, 2, 364, 2011.
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Gevorg Grigoryan*, Yong Ho Kim*, Rudresh Acharya, Kevin Axelrod#, Rishabh M. Jain#, Lauren Willis, Marija Drndić, James M. Kikkawa, William F. DeGrado
"Computational Design of Virus-Like Protein Assemblies on Carbon Nanotube Surfaces"
Science, 332 (6033) 1071-1076, 2011.
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Christopher A. Merchant and Marija Drndić
"Graphene nanopores for DNA sensing"
Book chapter to be published in Nanopore-based technology: single molecule characterization and DNA sequencing, as the volume on "Nanopore Sequencing technology" in the series 'Methods in Molecular biology' (series editor J.M. Walker) Ed. M. Gracheva,; Humana Press, 2011.

Meni Wanunu*, Devora Cohen-Karni*, Robert Johnson, Lauren Fields, Jack Benner, Neil Peterman#, Yu Zheng, Michael Klein, Marija Drndić
"Discrimination of methylcytosine from hydroxymethylcytosine in DNA molecules"
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 133 (3), 486-492, 2011.
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Meni Wanunu*, Tali Dadosh*, Vishva Ray, Jingmin Jin, Larry McReynolds, Marija Drndić
"Rapid electronic detection of probe-specific microRNAs using thin nanopore sensors"
Nature Nanotechnology 5, 807-814, 2010.
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Jessamyn A. Fairfield, Tali Dadosh, Marija Drndić
"Characterization of memory and measurement history in photoconductivity of nanocrystal arrays"
Applied Physics Letters 97, 143112, 2010.

Christopher A. Merchant, Ken Healy, Meni Wanunu, Vishva Ray, Neil Peterman#, John Bartel#, Michael D. Fischbein, Kimberly Venta, Zhengtang Luo, A. T. Charlie Johnson, Marija Drndić
"DNA translocation through graphene nanopores"
Nano Letters, 10 (8), pp 2915-2921, 2010.
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Michael Fischbein, Matthew Puster, Marija Drndić
"Monolayer suppression of transport imaged in annealed PbSe nanocrystal arrays"
Nano Letters, 10 (6), pp 2155-2161, 2010.
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Catherine Crouch, Orion Sauter#, Xiaohua Wu, Robert Purcell#, Claudia Querner, Marija Drndić, Matthew Pelton
"Facts and artifacts in the blinking statistics of semiconductor nanocrystals"
Nano Letters, 10 (5), pp 1692-1698, 2010.
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Lauren J. Willis*, Jessamyn A. Fairfield*, Tali Dadosh*, Michael D. Fischbein, Marija Drndić
"Controlling nanogap quantum dot photoconductivity through optoelectronic trap manipulation"
Nano Letters, 9 (12), pp 4191-4197, 2009.
Supporting Infomation PDF
arXiv:0910.3729v1 [cond-mat.mes-hall]

Catherine H. Crouch, Robert Mohr#, Thomas Emmons#, Siying Wang, Marija Drndić
"Excitation energy dependence of fluorescence intermittency in CdSe/ZnS core-shell nanocrystals"
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 113 (28), 12059-12066, 2009.

Siying Wang, Claudia Querner, Michael D. Fischbein, Lauren Willis, Dmitry Novikov, Catherine Crouch and Marija Drndić
"Blinking statistics correlated with nanoparticle number"
Nano Letters 8 (11), 4020-4026, 2008.
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Claudia Querner, Siying Wang, Ken Healy, Jessamyn Fairfield, Michael D. Fischbein and Marija Drndić
"Fluorescence dynamics of semiconductor nanorod clusters studied by correlated atomic-force, transmission-electron and fluorescence microscopy"
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 112 (50), 19945-19956, 2008.
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Michael D. Fischbein and Marija Drndić
"Electron beam nanosculpting of suspended graphene sheets"
Applied Physics Letters 93, 113107, 2008.
arXiv:0808.2974v1 [cond-mat.mes-hall]

Claudia Querner, Michael D. Fischbein, Paul A. Heiney and Marija Drndić
"Millimeter-scale assembly of CdSe nanorods into smectic superstructures by solvent drying kinetics"
Advanced Materials 20 (12), 2308-2314, 2008.
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Michael D. Fischbein and Marija Drndić
"Sub-10 nm Device Fabrication in a Transmission Electron Microscope"
Nano Letters 7 (5), 1329-1337, 2007.
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Siying Wang, Claudia Querner, Thomas Emmons#, Marija Drndić, and Catherine H. Crouch
"Fluorescence blinking statistics from CdSe core and core-shell nanorods"
J. Phys. Chem. B 110 (46), 23221-23227, 2006.
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Zonghai Hu*, Michael D. Fischbein*, Claudia Querner, and Marija Drndić
"Electric-field-driven accumulation and alignment of CdSe and CdTe nanorods in nanoscale devices"
Nano Letters 6 (11), 2585-2591, 2006.
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Douglas R. Strachan, Deirdre E. Smith, Michael D. Fischbein, Danvers E. Johnston, Beth S. Guiton, Marija Drndić, Dawn A. Bonnell, and Alan T. Johnson
"Clean electromigrated nanogaps imaged by transmission electron microscopy"
Nano Letters 6 (3), 441-444, 2006.

Michael D. Fischbein and Marija Drndić
"Nanogaps by direct lithography for high-resolution imaging and electronic characterization of nanostructures"
Applied Physics Letters 88 (6), 063116, 2006.
featured in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 13 (7), 2006.

Zonghai Hu, Michael D. Fischbein, and Marija Drndić
"Local charge transport in two-dimensional PbSe nanocrystal arrays studied by electrostatic force microscopy"
Nano Letters 5 (7), 1463-1468, 2005.

Hugo E. Romero and Marija Drndić
"Coulomb blockade and hopping conduction in PbSe quantum dots"
Physical Review Letters 95, 156801, 2005.
featured in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 12 (16), 2005

Michael D. Fischbein and Marija Drndić
"CdSe nanocrystal quantum-dot memory"
Applied Physics Letters 86 (19), 193106, 2005.
featured in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 11 (19), 2005.

Difei Qi, Michael D. Fischbein, Marija Drndić, and Sandra Selmic
"Efficient polymer-nanocrystal quantum-dot photodetectors"
Applied Physics Letters, 86 (6), 093103, 2005.
featured in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 11 (9), 2005.

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Marija Drndić and Michael Fischbein
Nanocrystal quantum dot memory devices

Marija Drndić and Michael Fischbein
Nanogaps: Methods and Devices containing same

Marija Drndić and Michael Fischbein
Nanostructure Assemblies, Methods And Devices Thereof
WO2006076036, US2008017845.

Marija Drndić, Sandra Selmic, and Difei Qi
Polymer-nanocrystal quantum dot composites and optoelectronic devices

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Recent conference contributions and invited talks

Biosensing with Channels Summer School Invited Talk, Université Evry Val d'Essonne, August 2010 (Meni Wanunu).

Physical Chemistry Lectures, The Woodward Lecture Series in Chemical Sciences, Harvard University, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, October 2009.

Material Science and Engineering Seminar, University of Delaware, October 2009.

Frontiers in Nanoscale Science and Technology Workshop/Conference (NSEC), Harvard University, (2 posters: blinking and nanogap photodetectors), May 2009.

Physics Colloquium, University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics, April 2009.

Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center (NSEC) Seminar, Columbia University, January 2009.

Physics Colloquium, University of Arizona, Department of Physics, November 2008.

Physics Colloquium, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Physics, November 2008.

Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering (YINQE) Seminar, Yale University, October 2008.

Applied Physics Colloquium, Harvard University, October 2008.

Condensed Matter Seminar, University of Notre Dame, April 2008.

Physics Colloquium/Biodesign Seminar Series, Arizona State University, April 2008.

March meeting of the APS, New developments in nanofabrication, New Orleans, March 2008.

Physical Chemistry Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, Chemistry Department,February 2008.

Quantum Dots, 2007, Forth Lauderdale, Florida, December 2007.

MEMS/NEMS Seminar at Drexel University, November 2007.

Colloquium, Department of Physics, University of Central Florida, October 2007.

ESP 2007 Workshop: Excited State Processes in Electronic and Bio Nanomaterials, Center for Nonlinear Studies Conference, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Sante Fe, NM, October 2007.

XVII Symposium on Condensed Matter Physics, Vrsac, Serbia, September 2007.

2007 Discovery Chemistry Seminar Series, DuPont Central Research and Development, June 2007.

International Conference on Coherent and Nonlinear Optics (ICONO-2007), Minsk, Belarus, May 2007.

Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, Symposium: Low-dimensional materials Synthesis, Assembly, Property Scaling, and Modeling; Title: Nanoparticle Electronics: nanocrystal assembly and high-resolution device fabrication using transmission electron beams, San Francisco, CA, April 2007.

Notre Dame Workshop: Fluorescence Intermittency in single molecules, quantum dots and quantum wires, University of Notre Dame, April 2007.

American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, March 2007, Denver, Colorado, Symposium on balancing career and family.

Grenobles International Meeting in Molecular Electronics ElecMol06, Grenoble, December 2006.

Cornell University, Center for Nanoscale Systems Seminar, October 2006.

ICYS-ICMR Summer School 2006 on Nanomaterials, Tsukuba, Japan, July 2006.

American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, Title: Controlled assembly and electronics in semiconductor nanocrystal-based devices, Session: Nanoscale Crystals. Baltimore, March 2006.

Nanax 2 Conference: Nanoscience with Nanocrystals, Grenoble, France, January 2006.

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2013, Marija Drndić