Selected Peer Reviewed Publications (2002 to present):


165. Robidillo C.J.T; Wandelt S.; Dalangin R.; Zhang L.; Yu H.; Meldrum A.; Campbell R.E.; Veinot J.G.C. Ratiometric Detection of Nerve Agents by Coupling Complementary Properties of Silicon-Based Quantum Dots and Green Fluorescent Protein. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2019, DOI:10.1021/acsami.9b10996.

164. Anderson, M. et al.(SNO+ Collaboration) Search for Invisible Modes of Nucleon Decay in Water with the SNO+ Detector. Physical Review D, 2019, DOI:10.1103/PhysRevD.99.032008

163. Ha, M.; Thiessen, A.N.; Sergeyev, I. V.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Michaelis, V.K. Endogenous Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR of Hydride-Terminated Silicon Nanoparticles. Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, 2019, DOI:10.1016/j.ssnmr.2019.04.001

162. Anderson, M. et al.(SNO+ Collaboration) Measurement of the 8B Solar Neutrino Flux in SNO+ with Very Low Backgrounds. Physical Review D, 2019, DOI:10.1103/PhysRevD.99.012012

161. Thiessen, A.N.; Ha, M.; Hooper, R.W.; Yu, H.; Oliynyk, A.O.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Michaelis, V.K. Silicon Nanoparticles: Are They Crystalline from the Core to the Surface? Chemistry of Materials, 2019, DOI:10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03074


160 Islam, M.A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Howlader, M.A.; Faramus, A.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Mixed Surface Chemistry: An Approach to Highly Luminescent Biocompatible Amphiphilic Silicon Nanocrystals Chemistry of Materials, 2018, DOI:10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b04227

159. Aghajamali, M.; Cheong, I.T.; Veinot, J.G.C. Water-Assisted Transfer Patterning of Nanomaterials. Langmuir, 2018, DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00694

158. Robidillo, C.J.T.; Islam, M.A.; Aghajamali, M.; Faramus, A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Zhang X.; Boekhoven J.; Veinot, J.G.C. Functional Bioinorganic Hybrids from Enzymes and Luminescent Silicon-Based Nanoparticles. Langmuir, 2018, DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b01119

157. Robidillo, C.J.T.; Aghajamali, M.; Faramus, A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J.G.C. Interfacing Enzymes with Silicon Nanocrystals Through the Thiol-ene Reaction. Nanoscale, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b04640

156. Javadi, M.; Michaelis, V.K.; Veinot, J.G.C. Thermally Induced Evolution of "Ge(OH)2 ": Controlling the formation of oxide-embedded Ge nanocrystals. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2018, DOI: 10.1039/c8nr05368e.

155. Angı, A.; Loch, M.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Becherer, M.; Lugli, P.; Rieger, B. The influence of surface functionalization methods on the performance of silicon nanocrystal LEDs. Nanoscale, 2018, DOI: 10.1039/C7NR09525B.

154. Aghajamali, M.; Xie, H.; Javadi, M.; Kalisvaart, W. P.; Buriak, J.M.; Veinot, J.G.C. Size and Surface Effects of Silicon Nanocrystals in Graphene Aerogel Composite Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries. Chemistry of Materials, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03198

153. Kehrle, J.; Purkait, T.K.; Kaiser, S.; Raftopoulos, K.; Winnacker, M.; Ludwig, T,; Aghajamali, M.; Hanzlik, M.; Rodewald, K.; Helbich, T.; Papadakis, C.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Rieger, B. Superhydrophobic Silicon Nanocrystal–Silica Aerogel Hybrid Materials: Synthesis, Properties, and Sensing Application. Langmuir, 2018, 34 (16), 4888-4896.

152. Yu, H.; Helbich, T.; Scherf, L.M.; Chen, J.; Cui, K.; Fassler, T.F.; Rieger, B.; Veinot, J.G.C. Radical-Initiated and Thermally Induced Hydrogermylation of Alkenes on the Surfaces of Germanium Nanosheets. Chem Mater., 2018, 30 (7), 2274-2280.

151. Luo, P.; Roca, A.; Tiede, K.; Privett, K.; Jiang, J.; Pinkstone, J.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Boxall, A. Application of nanoparticle tracking analysis for characterising the fate of engineered nanoparticles in sediment-water systems. Journal of Environmental Sciences, 2018, 64, 62-71.


150. Hadidi, L.; Mahmoud, A.Y.F.; Purkait, T. K.; McDermott, M.T.; Veinot, J.G.C. Cellulose Nanocrystal-derived Hollow Mesoporous Carbon Spheres and their Application as a Metal-free Catalyst. Nanotechnology 2017 28 (50), 1-10

149. Thiessen, A.N.; Purkait, T.K.; Faramus, A.; Veinot, J.G.C. Lewis Acid Protection: A Method Toward Synthesizing Phase Transferable Luminescent Silicon Nanocrystals. Phys. Status Solidi A 2017 DOI: 10.1002/pssa.201700620.

148. Marinins, A.; Shafagh, R.Z.; van der Wijngaart, W.; Haraldsson, T.; Linnros, J.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Popov, S.; Sychugov, I.; Light-Converting Polymer/Si Nanocrystal Composites with Stable 60–70% Quantum Efficiency and Their Glass Laminates. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (36), 30267–30272.

147. Sinelnikov, R.; Dasog, M.; Beamish, J.; Meldrum, A.; Veinot, J.G.C. Revisiting an Ongoing Debate: What Role Do Surface Groups Play in Silicon Nanocrystal Photoluminescence? ACS Photonics 2017, 4 (8), 1920–1929.

146. Kehrle, J.; Kaiser, S.; Purkait, T.K.; Winnacker, M.; Helbich, T.; Vagin, S.I.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Rieger, B. In-Situ IR-Spectroscopy as Tool for Monitoring the Radical Hydrosilylation Process on Silicon Nanocrystal Surfaces. Nanoscale 2017 9, 8489-8495.

145. Islam, M.A.; Mobarok, M.H.; Sinelnikov, R.; Purkait, T.K.; Veinot, J.G.C. Phosphorous Pentachloride Initiated Functionalization of Silicon Nanocrystals. Langmuir 2017, 33 (35), 8766–8773.

144. Helbich, T.; Kloberg, M.J.; Sinelnikov, R.; Lyuleeva, A.; Veinot, J.G.C; Rieger, B. Diaryliodonium Salts as Hydrosilylation Initiators for the Surface Functionalization of Silicon Nanomaterials and Their Collaborative Effect as Ring Opening Polymerization Initiators. Nanoscale 2017, 9, 7739-7744.

143. Javadi, M.; Picard, D.; Sinelnikov, R.; Narreto, M.A.; Hegmann, F.A.; Veinot, J.G.C. Synthesis and Surface Functionalization of Hydride-Terminated Ge Nanocrystals Obtained from the Thermal Treatment of Ge(OH)2. Langmuir 2017, 33 (35), 8757–8765.

142. Helbich, T.; Lyuleeva, A.; Marx, P.; Scherf, L.M.; Purkait, T.K.; Fssler, T.F.; Lugli, P.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Rieger, B. Silicon Nanosheets: Lewis Acid Induced Functionalization of Photoluminescent 2D Silicon Nanosheets for the Fabrication of Functional Hybrid Films. Adv. Funct. Mater.2017, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201606764

141. Mobarok, M.H.; Purkait, T.K.; Islam, M. A.; Miskolzie, M.; Veinot, J.G.C. Instantaneous Functionalization of Chemically Etched Silicon Nanocrystal Surfaces. Angew. Chem. -Int. Edit. 2017, 56, 6073-6077.

140. Dasog, M.; Kraus, S.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Rieger, B. CO2 to Methanol Conversion using Hydride Terminated Porous Silicon Nanoparticles. Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 3114-3117.

139. Hadidi, L.; Davari, E.; Ivey, D.; Veinot, J.G.C. Microwave-assisted Synthesis and Prototype Oxygen Reduction Electrocatalyst Application of N-doped Carbon-Coated Fe3O4 Nanorods. Nanotechnology 2017, 28, 095707.

138. J. Ong, K.; C. Felix, L.; Boyle, D.; D. Ede, J.; Ma, G.; C. Veinot, J.G.C.; G. Goss, G. Humic acid ameliorates nanoparticle-induced developmental toxicity in zebrafish. Environ. Chem.: Nano 2017, 4, 127-137.


137. Mobarok, M.H.; Purkait, T.K.; Veinot, J.G.C. A Nanoscale Adventure with Silicon: Synthesis, Surface Chemistry, and other Surprises. Solid State Phenomena, 2016, 242, 383-390.

136. Li, Y.; Yu, S.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Linnros, J.G.C.; Berglund, L.; Sychugov, I. Luminescent Transparent Wood. Adv. Opt. Mater. 2016, 5, 1600834

135. Mobarok, M.H.; Purkait, T. K.; Islam, M.A.; Miskolzie, M.; Veinot, J.G.C. Instantaneous Functionalization of Chemically Etched Silicon Nanocrystal Surfaces. Angew. Chem. -Int. Edit.2016, 55, 7393-7397.

134. Clark, R.J.; Aghajamali, M.; Gonzalez, C.M.; Hadidi, L.; Islam, M.A.; Javadi, M.; Mobarok, M.H.; Purkait, T.K.; Robidillo, C.J.T.; Sinelnikov, R.; Thiessen, A.N.; Washington, J.; Yu, H.; Veinot, J.G.C. From Hydrogen Silsesquioxane to Functionalized Silicon Nanocrystals. Chem. Mater., 2016, 29, 80-89.

133. Maillette, S.; Peyrot, C.; Purkait, T.; Iqbal, M.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Wilkinson, K.J. Heteroagglomeration of nanosilver with colloidal SiO2 and clay. Environ. Chem. 2016, 14, 1-8.

132. Ritchie, A.; Cao, W.; Dasog, M.; Purkait, T.K.; Senger, C.; Hu, Y.F.; Xiao, Q.F.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Urquhart, S.G. Silicon 1s near edge X-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy of functionalized silicon nanocrystals. J. Chem. Phys. 2016, 145, 154703.

131. Marinins, A.; Yang, Z.; Chen, H.; Linnros, J.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Popov, S.; Sychugov, I. Photostable Polymer/Si Nanocrystal Bulk Hybrids with Tunable Photoluminescence. ACS Photonics 2016, 3, 1575-1580

130. Javadi, M.; Purkait, T.; Hadidi, L.; Washington, J.; Veinot, J.G.C. Synthesis and properties of covalently linked photoluminescent magnetic magnetite nanoparticle-silicon nanocrystal hybrids. MRS Advances 2016 Conference proceeding

129. Purkait, T. K.; Iqbal, M.; Islam, M.A.; Mobarok, M.H.; Gonzalez, C.M.; Hadidi, L.; Veinot, J.G.C. Alkoxy-Terminated Si Surfaces: A New Reactive Platform for the Functionalization and Derivatization of Silicon Quantum Dots. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 7114–7120

128. Aghajamali, M.; Iqbal, M.; Purkait, T. K.; Hadidi, L.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J.G.C. Synthesis and Properties of Luminescent Silicon Nanocrystal/Silica Aerogel Hybrid Materials. Chem. Mater. 2016 28 3877–3886

127. Gonzalez, C.M.; Veinot, J.G.C. Silicon Nanocrystals for the Development of Sensing Platforms. J. Mater. Chem. C 2016, 4, 4836-4846.

126. Islam, M.A.; Purkait, T.K.; Mobarok, M.H.; Hoehlein, I.M.D.; Sinelnikov, R.; Iqbal, M.; Azulay, D.; Balberg, I.; Millo, O.; Rieger, B.; Veinot, J.G.C. Grafting Poly(3-hexylthiophene) from Silicon Nanocrystal Surfaces: Synthesis and Properties of a Functional Hybrid Material with Direct Interfacial Contact. Angew. Chem. Int. Edit.2016, 55,7393-7397.

125. Iqbal, M.; Purkait, T.K.; Goss, G.G.; Bolton, J.R.; Gamal El-Din, M.; Veinot, J.G.C. Application of Engineered Si Nanoparticles in Light-Induced Advanced Oxidation Remediation of a Water-Borne Model Contaminant. ACS Nano 2016, 10, 5405-5412.

124. Angı, A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Meldrum, A.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Balberg, I.; Azulay, D.; Millo, O.; Rieger, B. Photoluminescence through in-gap states in phenylacetylene functionalized silicon nanocrystals. Nanoscale 2016, 8, 7849-7853.

123. Nguyen, A.; Gonzalez, C.M.; Sinelnikov, R.; Newman, W.; Sun, S.; Lockwood, R.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Meldrum, A. Detection of nitroaromatics in the solid, solution, and vapor phases using silicon quantum dot sensors. Nanotechnology 2016, 27, 105501.

122. Dasog, M.; Kehrle, J.; Rieger, B.; Veinot, J.G.C. Silicon Nanocrystals and Silicon‐Polymer Hybrids: Synthesis, Surface Engineering, and Applications. Angew. Chem. Int. Edit. 2016, 55, 2322-2339.

121. Buchkowski, R.W.; Williams, C.J.; Kelly, J.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Xenopoulos, M.A. Nanosilver and Nano Zero-Valent Iron Exposure Affects Nutrient Exchange Across the Sediment-Water Interface. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 2016, 96, 83-89.B


120. Hadidi, L.; Davari, E.; Iqbal, M.; Purkait, T.K.; Ivey, D.G.; Veinot, J.G.C. Spherical nitrogen-doped hollow mesoporous carbon as an efficient bifunctional electrocatalyst for Zn-air batteries. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 20547-20556.

119. De los Reyes, G.B.; Dasog, M.; Na, M.; Titova, L.V.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Hegmann, F. A. Charge transfer state emission dynamics in blue-emitting functionalized silicon nanocrystals. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2015, 17, 30125-30133.

118. Coumont, L.S.; Veinot, J.G.C. Ni(COD)2 coupling of 3,6-dibromocarbazoles as a route to all-carbazole shape persistent macrocycles. Tetrahedron Lett. 2015, 56, 5595-5598.

117. Millo, O.; Balberg, I.; Azulay, D.; Purkait, T.K.; Swarnakar, A.K.; Rivard, E.; Veinot, J.G.C. Direct Evaluation of the Quantum Confinement Effect in Single Isolated Ge Nanocrystals. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2015, 6, 3396-3402.

116. Yang, Z.; Gonzalez, C.M.; Purkait, T.K.; Iqbal, M.; Meldrum, A.; Veinot, J.G.C. Radical Initiated Hydrosilylation on Silicon Nanocrystal Surfaces: An Evaluation of Functional Group Tolerance and Mechanistic Study. Langmuir 2015, 31, 10540-10548.

115. Sangghaleh, F.; Sychugov, I.; Yang, Z.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Linnros, J. Near-Unity Internal Quantum Efficiency of Luminescent Silicon Nanocrystals with Ligand Passivation. ACS nano 2015, 9, 7097-7104.

114. Hoehlein, I. M. D.; Werz, P. D. L.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Photoluminescent silicon nanocrystal-polymer hybrid materials via surface initiated reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer (RAFT) polymerization. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 7811-7818.

113. Yang, Z.; De, l. R.; Titova, L. V.; Sychugov, I.; Dasog, M.; Linnros, J.; Hegmann, F. A.; Veinot, J. G. C. Evolution of the Ultrafast Photoluminescence of Colloidal Silicon Nanocrystals with Changing Surface Chemistry. ACS Photonics 2015, 2 , 595-605.

112. Dorobantu, L. S.; Fallone, C.; Noble, A. J.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Ma, G.; Goss, G. G.; Burrell, R. E. Toxicity of silver nanoparticles against bacteria, yeast, and algae. J. Nanopart. Res. 2015, 17, 172.

111. Park, S.; Woodhall, J.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Boxall, A. B. A. Do particle size and surface functionality affect uptake and depuration of gold nanoparticles by aquatic invertebrates? Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 2015 , 34, 850-859.

110. Dasog, M.; Bader, K.; Veinot, J. G. C. Influence of Halides on the Optical Properties of Silicon Quantum Dots. Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 1153-1156.

109. Höhlein, I. M. D.; Angı, A.; Sinelnikov, R.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Functionalization of Hydride-Terminated Photoluminescent Silicon Nanocrystals with Organolithium Reagents. Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 2755-2758.

108. Höhlein, I. M. D.; Kehrle, J.; Purkait, T. K.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Photoluminescent silicon nanocrystals with chlorosilane surfaces - synthesis and reactivity. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 914-918.

107. Purkait, T. K.; Swarnakar, A. K.; De Los Reyes, G. B.; Hegmann, F. A.; Rivard, E.; Veinot, J. G. C. One-pot synthesis of functionalized germanium nanocrystals from a single source precursor is reported. Nanoscale 2015 , 7, 2241-2244.


106. Purkait, T. K.; Iqbal, M.; Wahl, M. H.; Gottschling, K.; Gonzalez, C. M.; Islam, M. A.; Veinot, J. G. C. Borane-Catalyzed Room-Temperature Hydrosilylation of Alkenes/Alkynes on Silicon Nanocrystal Surfaces. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 17914-17917.

105. Anger, C. A.; Kehrle, J.; Hindelang, K.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Stohrer, J.; Rieger, B. Oxasilacycles Leading to UV-Curable Polymers: Synthesis and Application. Macromolecules 2014, 47, 8497-8505.

104. Islam, M. A.; Purkait, T. K.; Veinot, J. G. Chloride Surface Terminated Silicon Nanocrystal Mediated Synthesis of Poly (3-hexylthiophene). J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136 , 15130–15133.

103. Zhai, Y.; Dasog, M.; Snitynsky, R. B.; Purkait, T. K.; Aghajamali, M.; Hahn, A. H.; Sturdy, C. B.; Lowary, T. L.; Veinot, J. G. Water-soluble photoluminescent d-mannose and l-alanine functionalized silicon nanocrystals and their application to cancer cell imaging. J. Mater. Chem. B 2014, 2,8427-8433.

102. Sychugov, I.; Fucikova, A.; Pevere, F.; Yang, Z.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Linnros, J. Ultranarrow Luminescence Linewidth of Silicon Nanocrystals and Influence of Matrix. ACS Photonics 2014, 1, 998–1005.

101. Kehrle, J.; Höhlein, I. M. D.; Yang, Z.; Jochem, A.; Helbich, T.; Kraus, T.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Thermoresponsive and Photoluminescent Hybrid Silicon Nanoparticles by Surface-Initiated Group Transfer Polymerization of Diethyl Vinylphosphonate. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53 , 12494–12497.

100. Lockwood, R.; Yang, Z.; Sammynaiken, R.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Meldrum, A. Light-Induced Evolution of Silicon Quantum Dot Surface Chemistry-Implications for Photoluminescence, Sensing, and Reactivity. Chem. Mater. 2014, 26, 5467–5474.

99. Dasog, M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Tuning silicon quantum dot luminescence via surface groups. Phys. Status Solidi B 2014, 251, 2216–2220.

98. Dasog, M.; De, l. R.; Titova, L. V.; Hegmann, F. A.; Veinot, J. G. C. Size vs Surface: Tuning the Photoluminescence of Freestanding Silicon Nanocrystals Across the Visible Spectrum via Surface Groups. ACS Nano 2014, 8, 9636-9648.

97. Skjolding, L. M.; Kern, K.; Hjorth, R.; Hartmann, N.; Overgaard, S.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Baun, A. Uptake and depuration of gold nanoparticles in Daphnia magna. Ecotoxicology 2014, 23, 1172-1183.

96. Yang, Z.; Wahl, M. H.; Veinot, J. G. C. Size-independent organosilane functionalization of silicon nanocrystals using Wilkinson's catalyst. Can. J. Chem. 2014, 92, 951-957.

95. Park, S.; Woodhall, J.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Cresser, M. S.; Boxall, A. B. A. Regulatory ecotoxicity testing of engineered nanoparticles: are the results relevant to the natural environment? Nanotoxicology 2014, 8, 583-592.

94. Ong, K. J.; Zhao, X.; Thistle, M. E.; MacCormack, T. J.; Clark, R. J.; Ma, G.; Martinez-Rubi, Y.; Simard, B.; Loo, J. S. C.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Goss, G. G. Mechanistic insights into the effect of nanoparticles on zebrafish hatch. Nanotoxicology 2014, 8, 295-304.

93. Hoehlein, I. M. D.; Kehrle, J.; Helbich, T.; Yang, Z.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Diazonium Salts as Grafting Agents and Efficient RadicalHydrosilylation Initiators for Freestanding Photoluminescent Silicon Nanocrystals. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 4212-4216.

92. Ong, K. J.; MacCormack, T. J.; Clark, R. J.; Ede, J. D.; Ortega, V. A.; Felix, L. C.; Dang, M. K. M.; Ma, G.; Fenniri, H.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Goss, G. G. Widespread Nanoparticle-Assay Interference: Implications for Nanotoxicity Testing. PLoS One 2014, 9, e90650.

91. Yang, Z.; Dasog, M.; Dobbie, A. R.; Lockwood, R.; Zhi, Y.; Meldrum, A.; Veinot, J. G. C. Highly Luminescent Covalently Linked Silicon Nanocrystal/Polystyrene Hybrid Functional Materials: Synthesis, Properties, and Processability. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2014, 24, 1345-1353.

90. Regli, S.; Kelly, J. A.; Barnes, M. A.; Andrei, C. M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Mesoporous silica encapsulation of silicon nanocrystals: Synthesis, aqueous dispersibility and drug release. Mater. Lett. 2014, 115, 21-24.

89. Javadi, M.; Yang, Z.; Veinot, J. G. C. Surfactant-free synthesis of GeO2 nanocrystals with controlled morphologies. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 6101-6104.

88. Gonzalez, C. M.; Iqbal, M.; Dasog, M.; Piercey, D. G.; Lockwood, R.; Klapoetke, T. M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Detection of high-energy compounds using photoluminescent silicon nanocrystal paper based sensors. Nanoscale 2014, 6, 2608-2612.


87. Yang, Z.; Iqbal, M.; Dobbie, A. R.; Veinot, J. G. C. Surface-Induced Alkene Oligomerization: Does Thermal Hydrosilylation Really Lead to Monolayer Protected Silicon Nanocrystals? J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 17595-17601.

86. Fuzell, J.; Thibert, A.; Atkins, T. M.; Dasog, M.; Busby, E.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Kauzlarich, S. M.; Larsen, D. S. Red States versus Blue States in Colloidal Silicon Nanocrystals: Exciton Sequestration into Low-Density Traps. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2013, 4, 3806-3812.

85. Lu, Z.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Wong, C. S. Disruption of biomolecule function by nanoparticles: How do gold nanoparticles affect Phase I biotransformation of persistent organic pollutants? Chemosphere 2013, 93, 123-132.

84. McFarlane, S.; Manchee, C. P. K.; Silverstone, J. W.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Meldrum, A. Feasibility of a Fluorescent-Core Microcapillary for Biosensing Applications. Sens. Lett. 2013, 11, 1513-1518.

83. Lockwood, R.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Meldrum, A. Sensing Water and Alcohol Vapors with Freestanding Silicon Quantum Dots. Sens. Lett. 2013, 11, 1535-1540.

82. Wolf, O.; Dasog, M.; Yang, Z.; Balberg, I.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Millo, O. Doping and Quantum Confinement Effects in Single Si Nanocrystals Observed by Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy. Nano Lett. 2013, 13, 2516-2521.

81. Zhang, Z. H.; Lockwood, R.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Meldrum, A. Detection of ethanol and water vapor with silicon quantum dots coupled to an optical fiber. Sens. Actuator B-Chem. 2013, 181, 523-528.

80. Dasog, M.; Yang, Z.; Regli, S.; Atkins, T. M.; Faramus, A.; Singh, M. P.; Muthuswamy, E.; Kauzlarich, S. M.; Tilley, R. D.; Veinot, J. G. C. Chemical Insight into the Origin of Red and Blue Photoluminescence Arising from Freestanding Silicon Nanocrystals. ACS Nano 2013, 7, 2676-2685.

79. Anger, C.; Deubel, F.; Salzinger, S.; Stohrer, J.; Halbach, T.; Jordan, R.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Rieger, B. Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Nanoparticles via Photoinduced Micellation and Siloxane Core Cross-Linking of Stimuli-Responsive Copolymers. ACS Macro Lett. 2013, 2, 121-124.

78. Brown, B. A.; Veinot, J. G. C. Synthesis of dibromoolefins via a tandem ozonolysis-dibromoolefination reaction. Tetrahedron Lett. 2013, 54, 792-795.

77. Dasog, M.; Smith, L. F.; Purkait, T. K.; Veinot, J. G. C. Low temperature synthesis of silicon carbide nanomaterials using a solid-state method. Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 7004-7006.

76. Bhattacharjee, S.; Rietjens, I. M.; Singh, M. P.; Atkins, T. M.; Purkait, T. K.; Xu, Z.; Regli, S.; Shukaliak, A.; Clark, R. J.; Mitchell, B. S. Cytotoxicity of surface-functionalized silicon and germanium nanoparticles: the dominant role of surface charges. Nanoscale 2013, 5, 4870-4883.

75. Golmohamadi, M.; Clark, R. J.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Wilkinson, K. J. The role of charge on the diffusion of solutes and nanoparticles (silicon nanocrystals, nTiO(2), nAu) in a biofilm. Environ. Chem. 2013, 10, 34-41.


74. Dasog, M.; Yang, Z.; Veinot, J. G. C. Size-controlled solid state synthesis of luminescent silicon nanocrystals using Stober silica particles. Crystengcomm 2012, 14, 7576-7578. (Invited)

73. Dasog, M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Size independent blue luminescence in nitrogen passivated silicon nanocrystals. Phys. Status Solidi A-Appl. Mat. 2012, 209, 1844-1846.(Highlighted on inside cover)

72. Schultz, A. G.; Ong, K. J.; MacCormack, T.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Goss, G. G. Silver Nanoparticles Inhibit Sodium Uptake in Juvenile Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Environ. Sci. Technol. 2012, 46, 10295-10301.

71. Yang, Z.; Dobbie, A. R.; Cui, K.; Veinot, J. G. C. A Convenient Method for Preparing Alkyl-Functionalized Silicon Nanocubes. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 13958-13961.

70. Maccormack, T. J.; Clark, R. J.; Dang, M. K. M.; Ma, G.; Kelly, J. A.; Veinot, J. G. C.; Goss, G. G. Inhibition of enzyme activity by nanomaterials: Potential mechanisms and implications for nanotoxicity testing. Nanotoxicology 2012, 6, 514-525.

69. Regli, S.; Kelly, J. A.; Shukaliak, A. M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Photothermal Response of Photoluminescent Silicon Nanocrystals. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2012, 3, 1793-1797.

68. Liu, J.; Legros, S.; Ma, G.; Veinot, J. G. C.; von der Kammer, F.; Hofmann, T. Influence of surface functionalization and particle size on the aggregation kinetics of engineered nanoparticles. Chemosphere 2012, 87, 918-924.

67. Nunez, J. R. R.; Veinot, J. G. C. Commentary: Silicon nanocrystals and their role in photonics. J. Nanophotonics 2012, 6, 060302.

66. Hoffman, M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Understanding the Formation of Elemental Germanium by Thermolysis of Sol-Gel Derived Organogermanium Oxide Polymers. Chem. Mat. 2012, 24, 1283-1291.

65. Dasog, M.; Veinot, J. G. C. Solid-state synthesis of luminescent silicon nitride nanocrystals. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 3760-3762.


64. J.R. Rodriguez Núñez, J.A. Kelly, E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “Wavelength Controlled Etching of Silicon Nanocrystals” Chemistry of Materials, 2012, 24, 346–352.

63. C.P.K. Manchee, V. Zamora, J. Silverstone, J.G.C. Veinot, A. Meldrum “Refractometric Sensing with Fluorescent-Core Microcapillaries” Optics Express 2011, 19, 21540–21551. Editor’s highlight in the Virtual Journal of Biomedical Optics Nov. 30, 2011, 6 (11).

62. S. D. Barry, Z. Yang, J.A. Kelly, E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “Size- and Compositionally-Controlled SixGe1-x Nanocrystals Using Hydrogen Silsesquioxane and Soluble Germanium Diiodide Complexes” Chemistry of Materials, 2011, 23, 5096–5103

61. Z. Yang, J.G.C. Veinot “Fabrication of Metal-Free Germanium Nanowires using Anodic Alumina Templates and a Sol-Gel Precursor.” Journal of Materials Chemistry 2011, 21 (41), 16505 - 16509.

60. M. Dasog, C. Rachinsky, J.G.C. Veinot “From Si and C encapsulated SiO2 to SiC: Exploring the influence of sol-gel polymer substitution on thermally induced nanocrystal formation.” Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2011, 21, 12422-12427.

59. J.A. Kelly, A.M. Shukaliak, M.D. Fleischauer, J.G.C. Veinot “Size-Dependent Reactivity in Hydrosilylation of Silicon Nanocrystals” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 9564–9571.

58. R. A. Lockwood, S. McFarlane, J. R. Rodríguez, X. Wang, J.G.C. Veinot, A. Meldrum, “Photoactivation of Silicon Quantum Dots” Journal of Luminescence, 2011,131, 1530-1535.


57. J.A. Kelly, E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “Sol-gel precursors for Group 14 nanocrystals” Chemical Communications, 2010, 46, 8704-8718. - Invited Feature Article Highlighted on issue cover and one of the “Top-10 Most Accessed” for Jan. 2011

56. J.R. Rodríguez, J.G.C. Veinot “Realization of sensitized erbium luminescence in Si-nanocrystal composites obtained from solution processable sol-gel derived materials” Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2011, 21, 1713-1720.

55. J. A. Kelly, E.J. Henderson, R.J. Clark, C.M. Hessel, R. G. Cavell, J.G.C. Veinot “X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Functionalized Silicon Nanocrystals” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 22519-22525.

54. R. J. Clark, M.K.M. Dang, J.G.C. Veinot “Exploration of Organic Acid Chain Length on Water Soluble Silicon Quantum Dot Surfaces.” Langmuir, 2010, 26, 15657-15664.

53. J.A. Kelly, J.G.C. Veinot “An Investigation into Near UV Hydrosilylation of Freestanding Silicon Nanocrystals” ACSNano, 2010, 4, 4645-4656.

52. M. R. Sirtonski, S. L. McFarlane, J. G. C. Veinot “Stabilizing the optical properties of PFO through addition of a non-volatile low molecular weight aromatic ether” Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2010, 20, 8147-8152.

51. P. Bianucci, J. G. C. Veinot, A. Meldrum, “Silicon Nanocrystals on Bottle Resonators: Mode Structure, loss mechanisms and emission dynamics” Optics Express, 2010, 18, 8466-8481.

50. S. Zhou, M. Johnson, J. G. C. Veinot “Iron/Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: A Versatile Support for Catalytic Metals and Their Application in Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling Reactions” Chemical Communications 2010, 46, 2411 - 2413.

49. E.J. Henderson, C. M. Hessel, R. G. Cavell, J.G.C. Veinot “How Processing Atmosphere Influences the Evolution of GeO2-Embedded Germanium Nanocrystals from Phenyl Trichlorogermane-Derived Polymers.” Chemistry of Materials, 2010, 22, 2653-2662.

48. J. A. Kelly, E. J. Henderson, C. M. Hessel, R. G. Cavell, J.G.C. Veinot “Soft X-ray Spectroscopy of Oxide-Embedded and Functionalized Silicon Nanocrystals” Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B, 2010, 268, 246-250.


47. M. Johnson, J.A. Kelly, E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “Galvanic Displacement of Metals on Semiconductor Nanocrystals” IOP Conf. Series: Mater. Sci.&Eng., 2009, 6, 012031.

46. J.G.C. Veinot, E.J. Henderson, C.M. Hessel “Sol-gel derived precursors to Group 14 semiconductor nanocrystals – Convenient materials for enabling nanocrystals based applications.” IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 2009, 6, 012017.

45. E.J. Henderson, J.A. Kelly, J.G.C. Veinot “Influence of HSiO1.5 Sol-Gel Polymer Structure and Composition on the Size and Luminescent Properties of Silicon Nanocrystals” Chem. Mat., 2009, 21, 5426–5434.

44. P. Bianucci, J.R. Rodríguez, C. Clements, C.M. Hessel, J.G.C. Veinot, A. Meldrum “Whispering gallery modes in silicon nanocrystal coated microcavities” Phys. Status Solidi A, 2009, 5, 973-975.

43. P. Bianucci, J.R. Rodríguez, F.C. Lenz, J.G.C. Veinot, A. Meldrum “Mode structure in the luminescence of Si-nc in cylindrical microcavities” Physica E, 2009, 41, 1107-1110.

42. P. Bianucci, J. R. Rodríguez, C. M. Clements, J. G. C. Veinot, A. Meldrum “Silicon nanocrystal luminescence coupled to whispering gallery modes in optical fibers” Journal of Applied Physics, 2009, 105, 023108.

41. S. McFarlane, D. Piercey, L. Coumont, R. Tucker, M. Fleischauer, M Brett, J.G.C. Veinot “Towards Thermally, Oxidatively, and Spectrally Stable Polyfluorene-Based Materials: Aromatic-Ether Functionalized Polyfluorene” Macromolecules, 2009, 42, 591–598.

40. E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “From Phenylsiloxane Polymer Composition to Size-Controlled Silicon Carbide Nanocrystals" Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2009, 131, 809–815.


39. S. McFarlane, L. Coumont, D. Piercey, J.G.C. Veinot “One-pot” synthesis of a novel thermally-stable blue-emitter: poly[spiro(fluorene-9,9'-(2'-phenoxyxanthene)]" Macromol. 2008, 41, 7780-7782.

38. D. Rollings, J.G.C. Veinot “Polysiloxane Nanofibers via Surface Initiated Polymerization of Vapor Phase Reagents: A Mechanism of Formation and Variable Wettability of Fiber-bearing Substrates.” Langmuir, 2008, 24, 13653–13662.

37. J.E. Macdonald, J.G.C. Veinot “Fine size control of iron oxide nanoparticles by exploiting the water-gas-shift reaction.” Chem. Comm., 2008, 3777-3779.

36. C.M. Hessel, E.J. Henderson, R.G. Cavell, T-K Sham, J.G.C. Veinot “The origin of luminescence from silicon nanocrystals: A near edge X-ray absorption fine structure (NEXAFS) and X-ray excited optical luminescence (XEOL) study of oxide-embedded and freestanding systems.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2008, 112, 14247-14254.

35. J.E. Macdonald, J.G.C. Veinot “Removal of residual metal catalysts with Iron/Iron oxide nanoparticles from coordinating environments.” Langmuir, 2008, 11, 7169-7177.

34. J.R. Rodríguez, J.G.C. Veinot, P. Bianucci, A. Meldrum “Whispering gallery modes in hollow cylindrical microcavities containing silicon nanocrystals.” Applied Physics Letters, 2008, 92, 131119.

33. E.J. Henderson, C.M. Hessel, J.G.C. Veinot “Synthesis and photoluminescent properties of size-controlled germanium nanocrystals from phenyl trichlorogermane-derived polymers.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2008, 130, 3624-3632.


32. J.E. Macdonald, J.A. Kelly, J.G.C. Veinot “Iron/Iron Oxide Nanoparticle Sequestration of Catalytic Metal Impurities from Organic Reaction Products.” Langmuir, 2007, 23, 9543-9545.

31. C.M. Hessel, M.A. Summers, M. Malac, A. Meldrum, J.G.C. Veinot “Direct Patterning, Conformal Coating, and Erbium Doping of Luminescent nc-Si/SiO2 Thin Films from Solution Processable Hydrogen Silsesquioxane.” Adv. Mat., 2007, 19, 3513-3516. – Highlighted on the issue inside cover and appears as the Editor’s Choice in Science Nov. 2, 2007.

30. S. Tsoi, B. Szeto, M.D. Fleischauer, J.G.C. Veinot, M.J. Brett “Control of Alq3 Wetting Layer Thickness via Substrate Surface Functionalization.” Langmuir, 2007, 23, 6498-6500.

29. C.M. Hessel, E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “An Investigation of the Formation and Growth of Oxide Embedded Silicon Nanocrystals in Hydrogen Silsesquioxane Derived Nanocomposites.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 6956-6961.

28. E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “Synthesis of Oxide Encapsulated and Freestanding Hydride Surface Terminated Si1-XGeX Nanocrystals.” Chem. Mat., 2007, 19, 1866-1868.

27. D.E. Rollings, S. Tsoi, J.C. Sit, J.G.C. Veinot “Formation and Aqueous Surface Wettability of Polysiloxane Nanofibers Prepared via Surface Initiated, Vapor-Phase Polymerization of Organotrichlorosilanes.” Langmuir, 2007, 23, 5275-5278.


26. C.M. Hessel, E.J. Henderson, J.G.C. Veinot “Hydrogen Silsesquioxane: A Molecular Precursor for Nanocrystalline Si-SiO2 Composites and Freestanding Hydride Surface Terminated Silicon Nanoparticles.” Chem. Mat., 2006, 18, 6139-6146.

25. F. Wang, M. Malac, R.F. Egerton, A. Meldrum, P. Li, M.R. Freeman, J.G.C. Veinot “Controlled Growth of Silicon Oxide Nanowires from a Patterned Reagent.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 1865-1867.

*24. J.G.C. Veinot “Synthesis, Surface Functionalization, and Properties of Freestanding Silicon Nanocrystals.” Chem. Comm., 2006, 4160-4168. - Invited Feature Article Highlighted on issue cover and one of the “Top-10 Most Accessed” for Oct. 2006

23. S. Tsoi, E. Fok, J.G.C. Veinot J.C. Sit, “Surface Functionalization of Porous Nanostructured Metal Oxide Thin Films.” Chem. Mat., 2006, 18, 5260-5266.

22. A.C. van Popta, J.J. Steele, S. Tsoi, J.G.C. Veinot, M.J. Brett, J.C. Sit “Porous Nanostructured Optical Filters Rendered Insensitive to Humidity by Vapor-Phase Functionalization.” Adv. Fun. Mat., 2006, 16, 1331-1336.


21. B.D. Rowsell, J.G.C. Veinot “Reductive Thermolysis of a Heterocyclic Precursor: A Convenient Method for Preparing Luminescent, Surfactant Stabilized Silicon Nanoparticles.” Nanotechnology, 2005, 16, 732-736.

20. A. Meldrum, A. Hryciw, K.S. Buchanan, A.M. Beltaos, M. Glover, C.A. Ryan, J.G.C. Veinot “Two-dimensionally Patterned Silicon Nanocrystal Arrays.” Optical Materials, 2005, 27, 812-817.

19. J.G.C. Veinot, T.J. Marks “Toward the Ideal Organic Light-Emitting Diode. The Versatility and Utility of Interfacial Tailoring by Cross-Linked Siloxane Interlayers.” Acc. Chem. Res., 2005, 38, 632-643.


18. S. Tsoi, E. Fok, J. Sit, J.G.C. Veinot “Super-hydrophobic, High Surface Area, 3-D SiO2 Nanostructures Through Siloxane-Based Surface Functionalization” Langmuir, 2004, 20, 10771-10774.

17. E. Fok, M. Shih, A. Meldrum, J.G.C. Veinot “Preparation of Alkyl-Surface Functionalized Germanium Quantum Dots via Thermally Initiated Hydrogermylation.” Chem. Comm., 2004, 4, 386-387.


16. Q. Huang, H. Kang, J.G.C. Veinot, H. Yan, P. Zhu, T.J. Marks “Nanoprecise Self-Assembly of Electro-Optic and Electroluminescent Molecular Arrays.” NATO Science Series, II: Mathematics, Phys. and Chem.: Organic Nanophotonics, 2003, 100, 241-263.

15. H. Yan, Q. Huang, J. Cui, J.G.C. Veinot, M.M. Kern, T.J. Marks “High-brightness Blue Light-Emitting Polymer Diodes via Anode Modification Using a Self-assembled Monolayer.” Adv. Mat., 2003, 15, 835-838.

14. Q. Huang, J. Cui, J.G.C. Veinot, H. Yan, T.J. Marks “Realization of High Efficiency/High Luminance Small Molecule Organic Light-Emitting Diodes. Synergistic Effects of Siloxane Anode Functionalization/Hole Injection Layers and Hole, Exciton-Blocking/Electron Transport Layers.” Appl. Phys. Lett., 2003, 82, 331-333.

13. H. Yan, Q. Huang, J. Cui, J.G.C. Veinot, M. Kern, T.J. Marks “Enhancing the Performance of Blue Polymer Light-Emitting Diodes (PLED) via Anode Modification with a Self-Assembled Monolayer.” Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, 2003, 89, 208-209.


12. Q. Huang, J. Cui, H. Yan, J.G.C. Veinot, T.J. Marks “Small Molecule Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Can Exhibit High Performance Without Conventional Hole Transport Layers.” Appl. Phys. Lett., 2002, 81, 3528-3530.

11. J. Cui, Q. Huang, J.G.C. Veinot, H. Yan, Q. Wang, G. Hutchison, A. G. Richter, G. Evmenenko, P. Dutta, T.J. Marks “Anode Interfacial Engineering Approaches to Enhancing Anode-Hole Transport Layer Interfacial Stability and Charge Injection Efficiency in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes.” Langmuir, 2002, 18, 9958-9970. - Highlighted on issue cover.

10. J.G.C. Veinot, H. Yan, S.M. Smith, J. Cui, T.J. Marks “Fabrication and Properties of Organic Light-Emitting “Nanodiodes”” Nano Letters, 2002, 2, 333-335.

9. J. Cui, Q. Huang, J.G.C. Veinot, H. Yan, T.J. Marks “Interfacial Microstructure Function in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes: Assembled Tetraarylamine and Copper Phthalocyanine Interlayers.” Adv. Mat., 2002, 14, 565-569. - Highlighted on issue cover.

8. J.E. Malinsky, J.G.C. Veinot, G.E. Jabbour, S.E. Shaheen, J.D. Anderson, P.Lee, A.G. Richter, A.L. Burin, M.A. Ratner, T.J. Marks, N.R. Armstrong, B.Kippelen, P. Dutta, N. Peyghambarian “Nanometer-Scale Dielectric Self-Assembly Process for Anode Modification in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes. Consequences for Charge Injection and Luminous Efficiency.” Chem. Mat., 2002, 14, 3054-3065.

Book Chapters and Monographs

4. R. Clark, C.S. Wong, J.G.C. Veinot, “Nanoparticles in the Environment: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” in Trace Analysis with Nanomaterials, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co., Editors: D. T. Pierce and J. Xiaojun Zhao, 2010, ISBN: 978-3-527-32350-0.

3. J.G.C. Veinot “Surface Passivation and Functionalization of Si Nanocrystals” in “Silicon Nanocrystals: Physics and Applications” edited by Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Pavesi of Trento University, and Prof. Dr. Rasit Turan, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co 2010, ISBN 978-3-527-32160-5.

2. J.G.C. Veinot, A. Facchetti, H. Katz, T. J. Marks “Organic Semiconductor Materials” in “Printed Organic and Molecular Electronics” edited by P. Brazis Jr., D. Gamota, J. Zhang, Kluwer Publishers, Dordrecht Holland, 2002, 87 pages.

1. Q. Huang, H. Kang, J.G.C.Veinot, H. Yan, P. Zhu, T.J. Marks “Nanoprecise Self-Assembly of Electro-Optic and Electroluminescent Molecular Arrays” in “Organic Nanophotonics” edited by V. Agranovich, F. Charra, F. Kajzar, and P.-A. Chollet, Kluwer Publishers, Dordrecht Holland, 2002.

Patents and Patent Applications:

16. Marks, T.J., Huang, Q., Cui, J., Veinot, J., Yan, H. “Organic Light-Emitting Diodes and Methods for Assembly and Enhanced Charge Injection” U.S. Patent serial no. 8,053,094 B2, Nov. 8, 2011.

15. Marks, T.J., Huang, Q., Cui, J., Veinot, J., Yan, H. “Organic Light - Emitting Diodes and Methods for Assembly and Enhanced Charge Injection” U.S. Patent serial no. 8,057,918 B2, Nov. 15, 2011.

14. Veinot, J., Brooks, C.J., Macdonald, J., Rowsell, B., Russell, V. "Preparation of Iron or Iron Oxide Nanoparticles " U.S. Patent serial no. 7,985,398 B2 July 26, 2011.

13. Veinot, J.G.C., Henderson, E.J. “Method for Preparing Size Controlled Silicon Carbide (SiC) Nanocrystals” United States Patent Serial no. 7,906,672 B2 March 15, 2011.

12. J.G.C. Veinot, J. R. Rodriguez, A. Meldrum, P. Bianucci “Method for depositing silicon nanocrystals in hollow fibers” United States Patent Application Serial Number 12/934,125, December 8, 2010.

11. J. Veinot, C.J. Brooks, J. Macdonald, B. Rowsell, V. Russell "Preparation of Iron-Titanium Nanoparticles" U.S. Patent serial no. 11/637,057, Dec 15, 2009.

10. J.G.C. Veinot, M. Sirtonski “Compositions for Improving Optical, Thermal and Morphological Stability of Polyfluorene Polymers and Uses Thereof” United States Patent Application Serial Number 61/236,354, Aug. 24, 2009.

9. J.G.C. Veinot, S.L. McFarlane “Synthesis of Oligo-Aromatic-Ether (OAE) Substituted Polyfluorene” United States Patent Application Serial Number 61/138,370, Dec. 17, 2008.

8. J.G.C. Veinot, S.L. McFarlane, L. Coumont, D. Piercey “Polyspirofluorenexanthene Polymers for Polymer Light-Emitting Diodes” United States Patent Application Serial Number 61/138,360, Dec. 17, 2008.

7. J.G.C. Veinot, E.J. Henderson “Size Controlled Photoluminescent Germanium Nanocrystals.” PCT/CA2008/001126, June 16, 2008.

6. J.G.C. Veinot, C.M. Hessel, A. Meldrum “Direct Patterning, Conformal Coating, and Erbium Doping of Luminescent nc-Si/SiO2 Thin Films from Solution Processable Hydrogen Silsesquioxane.” PCT/CA2008/001037 June 2, 2008.

5. J.G.C. Veinot, D. Rollings, S. Tsoi, J.C. Sit “Organosiloxane Nanofibers” U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 12/128,298, May 5, 2008.

4. J.G.C. Veinot, E.J. Henderson “Methods for Preparing Silicon Germanium Alloy Nanocrystals.” PCT/CA2008/000101 Jan. 14, 2008, Japanese Application No. 2009-545775 Dec. 23, 2010.

3. J.G.C. Veinot, C.M. Hessel “Method for Preparing Nanocrystalline Silicon in SiO2.” Int. Pat. App. Serial No. US 7,985,398 B2, July 26, 2011.

2. T. J. Marks, Q. Huang, J. Cui, J.G.C. Veinot, H. Yan “Organic Light-Emitting Diodes and Methods for Assembly and Enhanced Charge Injection.” U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2005, 38 pp., Cont.-in-part of U.S. Ser. No. 99,131. CODEN: USXXCO US 2005158579 A1 20050721 CAN 143:162811 AN 2005:638563

1. T.J. Marks, Q. Huang, J. Cui, J.G.C. Veinot “Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Employing Silyl-Substituted Amine Molecular Component as Hole-Injection Layer, and Methods for Enhancing Charge Injection.” U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2003, 30 pp., Cont.-in-part of U.S. Ser. No. 187,891. CODEN: USXXCO US 2003162053 A1 20030828 CAN 139:221368 AN 2003:678334