Journal article

Strong Quantum Confinement Effects and Chiral Excitons in BioInspired ZnO-Amino Acid Cocrystals

Madathumpady Abubaker Habeeb Muhammed, Marlene Lamers, Verena Baumann, Priyanka Dey, Adam J Blanch, Iryna Polishchuk, Xiang-Tian Kong, Davide Levy, Alexander S Urban, Alexander O Govorov, Boaz Pokroy, Jessica Rodriguez-Fernandez, Jochen Feldmann

The Journal of Physical Chemistry C | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by China Postdoctoral Science Foundation

Awarded by European Research Council under the European Union

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank support by the Bavarian State Ministry of Science, Research, and Arts through the grant "Solar Technologies go Hybrid" (SolTech). A.O.G. and X.-T.K. were supported by the Volkswagen Foundation. X.-T.K. was supported by the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (2015M580778). B.P. acknowledges the funding received from the European Research Council under the European Union's Seventh Framework Program (FP/2007-2013)/ERC Grant Agreement (No. 336077). We also acknowledge ID22 of the ESRF and Dr. Andy Fitch for support with these experiments. We also thank Prof. Tim Liedl and Dr. Eva Maria Roller for granting access to the CD instrumentation and technical support.