Mark A Ratner

  • 63610 Citations
1970 …2020

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Research Output

2017

Systematic evaluation of structure-property relationships in heteroacene-diketopyrrolopyrrole molecular donors for organic solar cells

Loser, S., Lou, S. J., Savoie, B. M., Bruns, C. J., Timalsina, A., Leonardi, M. J., Smith, J., Harschneck, T., Turrisi, R., Zhou, N., Stern, C. L., Sarjeant, A. A., Facchetti, A., Chang, R. P. H., Stupp, S. I., Ratner, M. A., Chen, L. X. & Marks, T. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 19, p. 9217-9232 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Theoretical modeling of voltage effects and the chemical mechanism in surface-enhanced Raman scattering

Gieseking, R. L., Ratner, M. A. & Schatz, G. C., Jan 1 2017, In : Faraday Discussions. 205, p. 149-171 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Using coherence to enhance function in chemical and biophysical systems

Scholes, G. D., Fleming, G. R., Chen, L. X., Aspuru-Guzik, A., Buchleitner, A., Coker, D. F., Engel, G. S., Van Grondelle, R., Ishizaki, A., Jonas, D. M., Lundeen, J. S., McCusker, J. K., Mukamel, S., Ogilvie, J. P., Olaya-Castro, A., Ratner, M. A., Spano, F. C., Whaley, K. B. & Zhu, X., Mar 29 2017, In : Nature. 543, 7647, p. 647-656 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

228 Scopus citations
2016

A n-vector model for charge transport in molecular semiconductors

Jackson, N. E., Kohlstedt, K. L., Chen, L. X. & Ratner, M. A., Nov 28 2016, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 145, 20, 204102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Bithiophenesulfonamide Building Block for π-Conjugated Donor-Acceptor Semiconductors

Melkonyan, F. S., Zhao, W., Drees, M., Eastham, N. D., Leonardi, M. J., Butler, M. R., Chen, Z., Yu, X., Chang, R. P. H., Ratner, M. A., Facchetti, A. F. & Marks, T. J., Jun 8 2016, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 22, p. 6944-6947 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Boron subphthalocyanine based molecular triad systems for the capture of solar energy

Storm, F. E., Olsen, S. T., Hansen, T., De Vico, L., Jackson, N. E., Ratner, M. A. & Mikkelsen, K. V., Oct 6 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 39, p. 7694-7703 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Charge transport network dynamics in molecular aggregates

Jackson, N. E., Chen, L. X. & Ratner, M. A., Aug 2 2016, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113, 31, p. 8595-8600 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations

Computation of Dielectric Response in Molecular Solids for High Capacitance Organic Dielectrics

Heitzer, H. M., Marks, T. J. & Ratner, M. A., Sep 20 2016, In : Accounts of chemical research. 49, 9, p. 1614-1623 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Connection between Hybrid Functionals and Importance of the Local Density Approximation

Mosquera, M. A., Borca, C. H., Ratner, M. A. & Schatz, G. C., Mar 10 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 9, p. 1605-1612 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Covalently bonded single-molecule junctions with stable and reversible photoswitched conductivity

Jia, C., Migliore, A., Xin, N., Huang, S., Wang, J., Yang, Q., Wang, S., Chen, H., Wang, D., Feng, B., Liu, Z., Zhang, G., Qu, D. H., Tian, H., Ratner, M. A., Xu, H. Q., Nitzan, A. & Guo, X., Jun 17 2016, In : Science. 352, 6292, p. 1443-1445 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

295 Scopus citations

Deep-hole transfer leads to ultrafast charge migration in DNA hairpins

Renaud, N., Harris, M. A., Singh, A. P. N., Berlin, Y. A., Ratner, M. A., Wasielewski, M. R., Lewis, F. D. & Grozema, F. C., Nov 1 2016, In : Nature chemistry. 8, 11, p. 1015-1021 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Electronic structure and potential reactivity of silaaromatic molecules

Yang, Y., Mosquera, M. A., Skinner, K., Becerra, A. E., Shamamian, V., Schatz, G. C., Ratner, M. A. & Marks, T. J., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 47, p. 9476-9488 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Enhancement of Resonant Energy Transfer Due to an Evanescent Wave from the Metal

Poudel, A., Chen, X. & Ratner, M. A., Mar 17 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 7, 6, p. 955-960 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Identification of two mechanisms for current production in a biharmonic flashing electron ratchet

Lau, B., Kedem, O., Ratner, M. A. & Weiss, E. A., Jun 20 2016, In : Physical Review E. 93, 6, 062128.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Implementation of INDO/SCI with COSMO implicit solvation and benchmarking for solvatochromic shifts

Gieseking, R. L., Ratner, M. A. & Schatz, G. C., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 49, p. 9878-9885 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Nanoscale chemical imaging of a dynamic molecular phase boundary with ultrahigh vacuum tip-enhanced raman spectroscopy

Jiang, N., Chiang, N., Madison, L. R., Pozzi, E. A., Wasielewski, M. R., Seideman, T., Ratner, M. A., Hersam, M. C., Schatz, G. C. & Van Duyne, R. P., Jun 8 2016, In : Nano letters. 16, 6, p. 3898-3904 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Non-exponential Length Dependence of Conductance in Iodide-Terminated Oligothiophene Single-Molecule Tunneling Junctions

Xiang, L., Hines, T., Palma, J. L., Lu, X., Mujica, V., Ratner, M. A., Zhou, G. & Tao, N., Jan 20 2016, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 2, p. 679-687 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Photophysical and Morphological Implications of Single-Strand Conjugated Polymer Folding in Solution

Fauvell, T. J., Zheng, T., Jackson, N. E., Ratner, M. A., Yu, L. & Chen, L. X., May 10 2016, In : Chemistry of Materials. 28, 8, p. 2814-2822 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Polarizability as a molecular descriptor for conductance in organic molecular circuits

Mazinani, S. K. S., Meidanshahi, R. V., Palma, J. L., Tarakeshwar, P., Hansen, T., Ratner, M. A. & Mujica, V., Nov 17 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 120, 45, p. 26054-26060 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Quantum mechanical identification of quadrupolar plasmonic excited States in silver nanorods

Gieseking, R. L., Ratner, M. A. & Schatz, G. C., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 46, p. 9324-9329 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Review of plasmon-induced hot-electron dynamics and related SERS chemical effects

Gieseking, R. L., Ratner, M. A. & Schatz, G. C., Jan 1 2016, Frontiers of Plasmon Enhanced Spectroscopy, Volume 1. Ozaki, Y., Itoh, T., Graham, D. & Schatz, G. C. (eds.). American Chemical Society, p. 1-22 22 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 1245).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Ring-fusion as a perylenediimide dimer design concept for high-performance non-fullerene organic photovoltaic acceptors

Hartnett, P. E., Ramakrishna Matte, H. S. S., Eastham, N. D., Jackson, N. E., Wu, Y., Chen, L. X., Ratner, M. A., Chang, R. P. H., Hersam, M., Wasielewski, M. R. & Marks, T. J., Jan 1 2016, In : Chemical Science. 7, 6, p. 3543-3555 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

115 Scopus citations
25 Scopus citations

Sequential double excitations from linear-response time-dependent density functional theory

Mosquera, M. A., Chen, L. X., Ratner, M. A. & Schatz, G. C., May 28 2016, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 144, 20, 204105.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Single Molecule Electrochemistry: Impact of Surface Site Heterogeneity

Fu, B., Van Dyck, C., Zaleski, S., Van Duyne, R. P. & Ratner, M. A., Dec 8 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 120, 48, p. 27241-27249 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Two-Dimensional γ-Graphyne Suspended on Si(111): A Hybrid Device

Saraiva-Souza, A., Smeu, M., Zhang, L., Ratner, M. A. & Guo, H., Mar 3 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 120, 8, p. 4605-4611 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2015

A simple index for characterizing charge transport in molecular materials

Jackson, N. E., Savoie, B. M., Chen, L. X. & Ratner, M. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 6, 6, p. 1018-1021 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Charge transport across DNA-based three-way junctions

Young, R. M., Singh, A. P. N., K. Thazhathveetil, A., Cho, V. Y., Zhang, Y., Renaud, N., Grozema, F. C., Beratan, D. N., Ratner, M. A., Schatz, G. C., Berlin, Y. A., Lewis, F. D. & Wasielewski, M. R., Apr 22 2015, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 137, 15, p. 5113-5122 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Conformationally Gated Charge Transfer in DNA Three-Way Junctions

Zhang, Y., Young, R. M., Thazhathveetil, A. K., Singh, A. P. N., Liu, C., Berlin, Y. A., Grozema, F. C., Lewis, F. D., Ratner, M. A., Renaud, N., Siriwong, K., Voityuk, A. A., Wasielewski, M. R. & Beratan, D. N., Jul 2 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 6, 13, p. 2434-2438 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Conformational order in aggregates of conjugated polymers

Jackson, N. E., Kohlstedt, K. L., Savoie, B. M., Olvera De La Cruz, M., Schatz, G. C., Chen, L. X. & Ratner, M. A., May 20 2015, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 137, 19, p. 6254-6262 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Scopus citations

Diketopyrrolopyrrole (DPP) functionalized tetrathienothiophene (TTA) small molecules for organic thin film transistors and photovoltaic cells

Zhou, N., Vegiraju, S., Yu, X., Manley, E. F., Butler, M. R., Leonardi, M. J., Guo, P., Zhao, W., Hu, Y., Prabakaran, K., Chang, R. P. H., Ratner, M. A., Chen, L. X., Facchetti, A., Chen, M. C. & Marks, T. J., Jul 31 2015, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry C. 3, 34, p. 8932-8941 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Electron pairing in designer materials: A novel strategy for a negative effective Hubbard U

Butler, M. R., Movaghar, B., Marks, T. J. & Ratner, M. A., Mar 11 2015, In : Nano Letters. 15, 3, p. 1597-1602 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Harnessing Quantum Interference in Molecular Dielectric Materials

Bergfield, J. P., Heitzer, H. M., Van Dyck, C., Marks, T. J. & Ratner, M. A., Jun 23 2015, In : ACS Nano. 9, 6, p. 6412-6418 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Influence of Coherent Tunneling and Incoherent Hopping on the Charge Transfer Mechanism in Linear Donor-Bridge-Acceptor Systems

Li, G., Govind, N., Ratner, M. A., Cramer, C. J. & Gagliardi, L., Dec 17 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 6, 24, p. 4889-4897 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Intermediate tunnelling-hopping regime in DNA charge transport

Xiang, L., Palma, J. L., Bruot, C., Mujica, V., Ratner, M. A. & Tao, N., Mar 2015, In : Nature chemistry. 7, 3, p. 221-226 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

116 Scopus citations

Is molecular rectification caused by asymmetric electrode couplings or by a molecular bias drop?

Zhang, G., Ratner, M. A. & Reuter, M. G., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 119, 11, p. 6254-6260 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Large Dipolar Spin - Spin Interaction in a Photogenerated U-Shaped Triradical

Gardner, D. M., Chen, H. F., Krzyaniak, M. D., Ratner, M. A. & Wasielewski, M. R., Jul 23 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 119, 29, p. 8040-8048 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Metal-Free Tetrathienoacene Sensitizers for High-Performance Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Zhou, N., Prabakaran, K., Lee, B., Chang, S. H., Harutyunyan, B., Guo, P., Butler, M. R., Timalsina, A., Bedzyk, M. J., Ratner, M. A., Vegiraju, S., Yau, S., Wu, C. G., Chang, R. P. H., Facchetti, A., Chen, M. C. & Marks, T. J., Apr 8 2015, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 137, 13, p. 4414-4423 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

177 Scopus citations

Molecular Donor-Bridge-Acceptor Strategies for High-Capacitance Organic Dielectric Materials

Heitzer, H. M., Marks, T. J. & Ratner, M. A., Jun 10 2015, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 137, 22, p. 7189-7196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Molecular Excited States: Accurate Calculation of Relative Energies and Electronic Coupling between Charge Transfer and Non-Charge Transfer States

Veldkamp, B. S., Liu, X., Wasielewski, M. R., Subotnik, J. E. & Ratner, M. A., Jan 15 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 119, 2, p. 253-262 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Molecular rectifiers: A new design based on asymmetric anchoring moieties

Van Dyck, C. & Ratner, M. A., Mar 11 2015, In : Nano letters. 15, 3, p. 1577-1584 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations

Piezoresistivity in single DNA molecules

Bruot, C., Palma, J. L., Xiang, L., Mujica, V., Ratner, M. A. & Tao, N., Sep 4 2015, In : Nature communications. 6, 8032.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Quantitative Interpretations of Break Junction Conductance Histograms in Molecular Electron Transport

Quan, R., Pitler, C. S., Ratner, M. A. & Reuter, M. G., Jul 28 2015, In : ACS Nano. 9, 7, p. 7704-7713 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Science: Especially about the future

Ratner, M. A. & Dumas, L. B., Jan 1 2015, The Fabulous Future?: America and the World in 2040. Northwestern University Press, p. 99-112 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Spin polarization transfer by the radical pair mechanism

Zarea, M., Ratner, M. A. & Wasielewski, M. R., Aug 7 2015, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 143, 5, 054101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The next breakthrough for organic photovoltaics?

Jackson, N. E., Savoie, B. M., Marks, T. J., Chen, L. X. & Ratner, M. A., Jan 2 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 6, 1, p. 77-84 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

97 Scopus citations

The scope and limitations of ternary blend organic photovoltaics

Savoie, B. M., Dunaisky, S., Marks, T. J. & Ratner, M. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Advanced Energy Materials. 5, 3, 1400891.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations