Publications

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Publications

Determining plasmonic hot-carrier energy distributions via single-molecule transport measurements

H. Reddy, K. Wang, Z. Kudyshev, L. Zhu, S. Yan. A. Vezzoli, S. J. Higgins, V. Gavini, A. Boltasseva, P. Reddy, V. M. Shalaev & E. Meyhofer
Science 2020
Article
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A Chemically Soldered Polyoxometalate Single-Molecule Transistor

C. Wu, X. Qiao, C. M. Robertson, S. J. Higgins, C. Cai, R. J. Nichols, & A. Vezzoli
Angewandte Chemie (International Edition) 2020
Article - Preprint
Hot Paper
Included in the Wiley-VCH Hot Topic: Organic Electronics collection.

In Situ Formation of H-Bonding Imidazole Chains in Break-Junction Experiments

C. Wu, A. Alqahtani, S. Sangtarash, A. Vezzoli, H. Sadeghi, C. M. Robertson, C. Cai, C. J. Lambert, S. J. Higgins & R. J. Nichols
Nanoscale 2020
Article - Preprint

Synthetic Control of Quantum Interference by Regulating Charge on a Single Atom in Heteroaromatic Molecular Junctions

S. Naghibi, A. K. Ismael, A. Vezzoli, M. K. Al-Khaykanee, X. Zheng, I. M. Grace, D. Bethell, S. J. Higgins, C. J. Lambert & R. J. Nichols
Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2019
Article - Preprint

Hemilabile Ligands as Mechanosensitive Electrode Contacts for Molecular Electronics

N. Ferri, N. Algethami, A. Vezzoli, S. Sangtarash, M. McLaughlin, H. Sadeghi, C. J. Lambert, R. J. Nichols & S. J. Higgins
Angewandte Chemie (International Edition) 2019
Article - Preprint
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Selected for inside back cover art of Angewandte Chemie.
Included in the Wiley-VCH Hot Topic: Organic Electronics collection.

Charge Transfer Complexation Boosts Molecular Conductance Through Fermi Level Pinning

K. Wang, A. Vezzoli, I. Grace, M. McLaughlin, R. J. Nichols, B. Xu, C. J. Lambert & S. J. Higgins
Chemical Science 2019
Article - Preprint
Included in the RSC ChemRxiv Collection

Metal bis(acetylide) complex molecular wires: concepts and design strategies

D. C. Milan, A. Vezzoli, I. J. Planje & P. J. Low
Dalton Transactions 2018
Article
Included in the RSC 2018 Frontier and Perspective Articles Collection
Included in the RSC Molecular Metal-Containing Soft Materials Collection

Unconventional Single-Molecule Conductance Behavior for a New Heterocyclic Anchoring Group: Pyrazolyl

I. L. Herrer, A. K. Ismael, D. C. Milan, A. Vezzoli, S. Martin, A. Gonzalez-Orive, I. Grace, C. Lambert, J. L. Serrano, R. J. Nichols & P. Cea
The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2018
Article

Charge Transport at a Molecular GaAs Nanoscale Junction

A. Vezzoli, R. J. Brooke, N. Ferri, C. Brooke, S. J. Higgins, W. Schwarzacher & R. J. Nichols
Faraday Discussions 2018
Article
→ See discussion of the paper in the associated article

Gateway State-Mediated, Long-Range Tunnelling in Molecular Wires

S. Sangtarash, A. Vezzoli, H. Sadeghi, N. Ferri, H. M. O'Brien, I. Grace, L. Bouffier, S. J. Higgins, R. J. Nichols & C. J. Lambert
Nanoscale 2018
Article - Preprint
Included in the Nanoscale 10th Anniversary collection.

Dual Control of Molecular Conductance through pH and Potential in Single-Molecule Devices

R. J. Brooke, D. Szumski, A. Vezzoli, S. J. Higgins, R. J. Nichols & W. Schwarzacher
Nano Letters 2018
Article

Side Group-Mediated Mechanical Conductance Switching in Molecular Junctions

A. K. Ismael, K. Wang, A. Vezzoli, M. K. Al-Khaykanee, H. E. Gallagher, I. M. Grace, C. J. Lambert, B. Xu, R. J. Nichols & S. J. Higgins
Angewandte Chemie (International Edition) 2017
Article

Single-Molecule Photocurrent at a Metal−Molecule−Semiconductor Junction

A. Vezzoli, R. J. Brooke, S. J. Higgins, W. Schwarzacher & R. J. Nichols
Nano Letters 2017
Article
UoL Press Release

Single-molecule transport at a rectifying GaAs contact

A. Vezzoli, R. J. Brooke, N. Ferri, S. J. Higgins, W. Schwarzacher & R. J. Nichols
Nano Letters 2017
Article

Soft versus hard junction formation for α-terthiophene molecular wires and their charge transfer complexes

A. Vezzoli, I. M. Grace, C. Brooke, R. J. Nichols, C. J. Lambert & S. J. Higgins
The Journal of Chemical Physics 2017
Article

Electrochemically grafted single molecule junctions exploiting a chemical protection strategy

J. Liang, E. R. G. Smith, A. Vezzoli, L. Xie, D. C. Milan, R. Davidson, A. Beeby, P. J. Low, S. J. Higgins, B. Mao & R. J. Nichols
Electrochimica Acta 2016
Article

Low variability of single-molecule conductance assisted by bulky metal–molecule contacts.

R. R. Ferradas, S. Marques-Gonzalez, H. M. Osorio, J. Ferrer, P. Cea, D. C. Milan, A. Vezzoli, S. J. Higgins, R. J. Nichols, P. J. Low, V. M. Garcia-Suarez & S. Martin
RSC Advances 2016
Article

Single Molecule Conductance of Viologen-Cucurbit[8]uril Host-Guest Complexes

W. Zhang, S. Gan, A. Vezzoli, R. J. Davidson, D. C. Milan, K. V. Luzyanin, S. J. Higgins, R. J. Nichols, A. Beeby, P. J. Low, B. Li & L. Niu
ACS Nano 2016
Article

Electrochemical single-molecule transistors with optimized gate coupling

H. M. Osorio, S. Catarelli, P. Cea, J. B. G. Gluyas, F. Hartl, S. J. Higgins, E. Leary, P. J. Low, S. Martin, R. J. Nichols, J. Tory, J. Ulstrup, A. Vezzoli, Q. Zeng & D. C. Milan
Journal of the American Chemical Society 2015
Article

Gating of single molecule junction conductance by charge transfer complex formation

A. Vezzoli, I. M. Grace, C. Brooke, K. Wang, C. Lambert, B. Xu, R. J. Nichols & S. J. Higgins
Nanoscale 2015
Article - Preprint

Resonant transport and electrostatic effects in single-molecule electrical junctions

C. Brooke, A. Vezzoli, S. J. Higgins, L. A. Zotti, J. J. Palacios & R. J. Nichols
Physical Review B 2015
Article - Preprint

Other Outputs

Review of Surface and Interface Science Vol. 5 and 6: Solid-Gas Interfaces I & II

A. Vezzoli
Chromatographia2018
Article