Nanowires and Nanomotors


495. J. M. McNeill and T. E. Mallouk, “Acoustically powered nano- and microswimmers: from individual to collective behavior,” ACS Nanosci. Au 3424–440 (2023).

489.  J. M. McNeill, Y. C. Choi, Y.-Y. Cai, J. Guo, C. R. Kagan, and T. E. Mallouk, “Three-dimensionally complex phase separation and emergent phenomena in mixtures of acoustically-powered chiral microspinners,” ACS Nano, 17, 7911–7919 (2023).

483. T. Gao, J. M. McNeill, V. A. Oliver, L. Xiao, and T. E. Mallouk, “Geometric and Scaling Effects in the Speed of Catalytic Enzyme Micropumps,” ACS-AMI, 14, 39515–39523 (2022).

475.  W. Wang and T. E. Mallouk, “A Practical Guide to Analyzing and Reporting the Movement of Nanoscale Swimmers,” ACS Nano, 15, 15446–15460 (2021).

472. T. E. Mallouk, “A chemical steering wheel for micromotors,” Natl. Sci. Rev., nwab119 (2021),

468.  J. M. McNeill, N. Sinai, J. Wang, V. Oliver, E. Lauga, F. Nadal, and T. E. Mallouk, “Purely viscous acoustic propulsion of bimetallic rods,” Phys. Rev. Fluids, 6, L092201 (2021).

465. G. Dumy, N. Jeger-Madiot, X. Benoit-Gonin, T. E. Mallouk, M. Hoyos, and J.-L. Aider, “Acoustic manipulation of dense nanorods in microgravity,” Micrograv. Sci. Technol. 32, 1159–1174 (2020).

458. J. M. McNeill, J. M. Braxton, N. Nama, and T. E. Mallouk, “Wafer-Scale Fabrication of Micro- to Nanoscale Bubble Swimmers and their Fast Autonomous Propulsion by Ultrasound,” ACS Nano, 14, 7520-7528 (2020) PDF.

446. L. Ren, N. Nama, J. M. McNeill, F. Soto, Z. Yan, W. Liu, W. Wang, J. Wang, and T. E. Mallouk,”3D Steerable, Acoustically Powered Microswimmers for Single-Particle Manipulation,” Sci. Adv., 5, (2019). PDF

438. L. Ren, W. Wang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Two forces are better than one: combining chemical and acoustic propulsion for enhanced micromotor functionality,” Acc. Chem. Res., 2018, 51, 1948-1956. PDF

432. S. Sabrina, M. Tasinkevych, S. Ahmed, A. M. Brooks, M. Olvera de la Cruz, T. E. Mallouk, and K. J. M. Bishop, “Shape-directed micro-spinners powered by ultrasound,” ACS Nano 12, 2939-2947 (2018). PDF

423. L. Ren, D. Zhou, Z. Mao, P. Xu, T. J. Huang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Rheotaxis of bimetallic micromotors driven by chemical-acoustic hybrid power,” ACS Nano, 11, 10591-10598 (2017). PDF

421. D. Zhou, L. Ren, Y. C. Li, P. Xu, Y. Gao, G. Zhang, W. Wang, T. E. Mallouk, and L. Li, “Visible light-driven, magnetically steerable gold/iron oxide nanomotors,” Chem Comm, 53, 11465-11468 (2017). PDF

415. D. Zhou, Y. C. Li, P. Xu, L. Ren, G. Zhang, T. E. Mallouk, and L. Li,”Visible-light driven Si-Au micromotors in water and organic solvents,” Nanoscale, 9, 11434-11438 (2017).PDF

411. D. Zhou, Y. C. Li, P. Xu, N. S. McCool, L. Li, W. Wang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Visible-light controlled catalytic Cu2O-Au micromotors,” Nanoscale, 9, 75-78 (2017). PDF Correction

410. S. Das, A. Altemose, O. Shklyaev, H. Shum, I. Ortiz-Rivera, L. Valdez, T. E. Mallouk, A. Balazs, and A. Sen, “Harnessing catalytic pumps for directional delivery of microparticles in microchambers,” Nature Comm. 8, 14384 (2017). PDF

402. E. L. Jewell, W. Wang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Catalytically driven assembly of trisegmented metallic nanorods and polystyrene tracer particles,” Soft Matter, 12, 2501-2504 (2016). PDF

398. S. Ahmed, W. Wang, D. T. Gentekos, M. Hoyos, and T. E. Mallouk, “Density and shape effects in the acoustic propulsion of bimetallic nanorod motors,” ACS Nano, 10, 4763-4769 (2016). PDF

386. D.-D. Qin, Y. Bi, X. Feng, W. Wang, G. D. Barber, T. Wang, Y. Song, and T. E. Mallouk, “Hydrothermal synthesis and photoelectrochemistry of highly oriented, crystalline anatase TiO2 nanorods grown on transparent conductor electrodes,” Chem. Mater., 27, 4180-4183 (2015). PDF

385. W. Wang, W. Duan, S. Ahmed, A. Sen, and T. E. Mallouk, “From one to many: dynamic assembly and collective behavior of self-propelled colloidal motors,” Acc. Chem. Res., 48, 1938-1946 (2015). PDF

382. W. Wang, W. Duan, Z. Zhang, M. Sun, A. Sen, and T. E. Mallouk, “A tale of two forces: simultaneous chemical and acoustic propulsion of bimetallic micromotors,” Chem. Comm., 51,1020-1023 (2015). PDF

380. W. Duan, W. Wang, S. Das, V. Yadav, T. E. Mallouk, and A. Sen, “Synthetic nano and micromachines in analytical chemistry: sensing, migration, capture, delivery, and separation,” Ann. Rev. Anal. Chem., 8, 311-333 (2015).e-article link

379. M. Tian, J. Wang, W. Ning, T. E. Mallouk, and M. H. W. Chan, “Surface superconductivity in a thin cylindrical Bi nanowire,” Nano Lett., 15, 1487-1492 (2015). PDF

373. S. Ahmed, D. Gentekos, C. A. Fink, and T. E. Mallouk, “Self-assembly of nanorod motors into geometrically regular multimers and their propulsion by ultrasound,” ACS Nano, 8, 11053-11060 (2014). PDF

371. A. Balk, L. Mair, P. Mathai, P. Patrone, W. Wang, S. Ahmed, T. Mallouk, J. A. Liddle, and S. Stavis, “Kilohertz rotation of nanomotors propelled by ultrasound traced by microvortex advection of nanoparticles,” ACS Nano, 8, 8300-8309 (2014). PDF

364. W. Wang, S. Li, L. Mair, S. Ahmed, T. J. Huang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Acoustic propulsion of nanorod motors inside living cells,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 53, 3201-3204 (2014). e-article link

362. S. Sengupta, D. Patra, I. O. Rivera, A. Agrawal, K. K. Dey, S. Shklyaev, T. E. Mallouk, and A. Sen, “Self-powered enzyme micropumps,” Nature Chem., 6, 415-422 (2014). PDF

357. S. Ahmed, W. Wang, L. O. Mair, R. D. Fraleigh, S. Li, L. A. Castro, M. Hoyos, T. J. Huang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Steering acoustically propelled nanowire motors towards cells in a biologically compatible environment using magnetic fields,” Langmuir, 29, 16113-16118 (2013). PDF

355. W. Wang, W. Duan, S. Ahmed, T.E. Mallouk, and A. Sen, “Small power: autonomous nano- and micromotors propelled by self-generated gradients,” Nano Today, 8, 531-554 (2013). PDF

354. W. Wang, W. Duan, A. Sen, and T. E. Mallouk, “Catalytically-powered dynamic assembly of rod-shaped nanomotors and passive tracer particles,” PNAS, 110, 17744-17749 (2013).PDF

353. W. Wang, T.-Y. Chiang, D. Velegol, and T. E. Mallouk, “Understanding the efficiency of autonomous nano- and microscale motors,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 10557-65(2013). PDF

347. Y. Chen, X. Ding, S.-C. S. Lin, S. Yang, P.-H. Huang, N. Nama, Y. Zhao, A. A. Nawaz, F. Guo, W. Wang, T. E. Mallouk, and T. J. Huang, “Tunable nanowire patterning using standing surface acoustic waves (SSAW)” ACS Nano, 7, 3306-14 (2013). PDF

342. W. Wang, L. A. Castro, M. Hoyos, and T. E. Mallouk,”Autonomous motion of metallic microrods propelled by ultrasound,” ACS Nano 6, 6122-6132 (2012). PDF

336. X.-J. Feng, K. Zhu, A. Frank, C. A. Grimes, and T. E. Mallouk, “Rapid charge transport in dye-sensitized solar cells made from vertically aligned single crystal rutile TiO2 nanowires,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 51, 2727-2730 (2012). e-article link

334. D.-D. Qin, C.-L. Tao, S.-I. In, Z.-Y. Yang, T. E. Mallouk, and C. A Grimes, “A facile solvothermal method for fabricating arrays of vertically oriented alpha-Fe2O3 nanowires and their application in photoelectrochemical water oxidation,” Energy & Fuels, 25, 5257-5263 (2011). PDF

332. M. Singh, J. Wang, M. Tian, T. E. Mallouk, and M. H. W. Chan, “Antiproximity effect in aluminum nanowires with no applied magnetic field,” Phys. Rev. B. 83, 220506(R) (2011). e-article link

328. E. A. Hernandez-Pagan, W. Wang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Template electrodeposition of single-phase p- and n-type copper indium diselenide (CuInSe2) nanowire arrays,” ACS Nano, 5, 3237-3241 (2011). PDF

325. N. I. Kovtyukhova and T. E. Mallouk, “Conductive indium-tin oxide nanowire and nanotube arrays made by electrochemically assisted deposition in template membranes: switching between wire and tube growth modes by surface chemical modification of the template,” Nanoscale, 3, 1541-1552 (2011). PDF

324. G. Mino, T. E. Mallouk, T. Darnige, M. Hoyos, J. Dauchet, J. Dunstan, R. Soto, Y. Wang, A. Rousselet, and E. Clement, “Enhanced diffusion due to active swimmers at a solid surface,” Phys. Rev. Lett., 106, 048102/1-4 (2011). PDF

322. C. Kendrick, J. M. Redwing, H. Yoon, Y. Yuwen, T. S. Mayer, T. E. Mallouk, G. Barber, H. Shen, and E. Dickey, “Radial junction silicon wire array solar cells fabricated by gold-catalyzed vapor-liquid solid growth,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 143108 (2010). e-article link

319. N. I. Kovtyukhova and T. E. Mallouk, “Electrochemically-assisted deposition as a new route to transparent conductive indium tin oxide films,” Chem. Mater. 22, 4939-4949 (2010). PDF

318. H. P. Yoon, Y. A. Yuwen, C. E. Kendrick, G. D. Barber, N. J. Podraza, J. M. Redwing, T. E. Mallouk, C. R. Wronski, and T. S. Mayer, “Enhanced conversion efficiencies for pillar array solar cells fabricated from crystalline silicon with short minority carrier diffusion lengths,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 213503 (2010). e-article link

316. J. Wang, M. Tian, N. Samarth, J. Jain, T. E. Mallouk, and M. Chan, “Interplay between superconductivity and ferromagnetism in crystalline nanowires,” Nature Physics, 6, 389-394 (2010). PDF

315. H. S. Muddana, S. Sengupta, T. E. Mallouk, A. Sen, and P. J. Butler, “Substrate catalysis enhances single enzyme diffusion through self electrophoretic force generation,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 132, 2110-2111 (2010). PDF

314. Y. P. Dan, Y. Y. Cao, T. E. Mallouk, S. Evoy, and A.T.C. Johnson, “Gas sensing properties of single conducting polymer nanowires and the effect of temperature,” Nanotechnology 20, 434014 (2009). e-article link

311. M. Singh, J. Wang, M. Tian, Q. Zhang, A. Pereira, N. Kumar, T. Mallouk, and M. Chan, “Synthesis and superconductivity of electrochemically grown single-crystal aluminum nanowires,” Chem. Mater., 21, 5557-5559 (2009). PDF

310. M. Tian, J. Wang, Q. Zhang, N. Kumar, T. E. Mallouk, and M. Chan, “Superconductivity and quantum oscillations in crystalline Bi nanowires,” Nano Letters, 9, 3196-3202 (2009). PDF

309. Y. Wang, S.-T. Feh, Y. Byun, P. E. Lammert, V. H. Crespi, A. Sen, and T. E. Mallouk, Dynamic interactions between fast microscale rotors, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 131, 9926-9927 (2009). PDF

304. J. Wang, C. Shi, M. Tian, Q. Zhang, N. Kumar, J. K. Jain, T. E. Mallouk, and M. H. W. Chan, “Proximity-induced superconductivity in nanowires: Mini-gap state and differential magnetoresistance oscillations,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 247003 (2009). PDF

303. M. Ibele, T. E. Mallouk, and A. Sen, “Schooling behavior of light-powered autonomous micromotors in water,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 48, 3308-3312 (2009). e-article link

302. Y. Wang, S.-T. Feh, V. H. Crespi, A. Sen, and T. E. Mallouk, “Lithographically fabricated 10-micron scale autonomous motors,” Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1135E (Design, Fabrication, and Assembly of “Patchy” and Anisometric Particles), 1135-CC03-09 (2009). PDF

296. R. Ma, Y. Wang, and T. E. Mallouk, “Patterned nanowires of Se and corresponding metal chalcogenides from patterned amorphous Se nanoparticles,” Small, 5, 356-360 (2009). e-article link

295. R. Woo, R. Xiao, Y. Kobayashi, L. Gao, N. Geol, M. Hudait, T. E. Mallouk, and R. F. Hicks, “Effect of twinning on the photoluminescence and photoelectrochemical properties of indium phosphide nanowires grown on silicon (111),” Nano Letters, 8, 4664-4669 (2008). PDF

293. M. Tian, N. Kumar, M. H. W. Chan, ad T. E. Mallouk, “Evidence of Local Superconductivity in Granular Bi Nanowires Fabricated by Electrodeposition,” Phys. Rev. B, 78, 045417/1-7 (2008). PDF

292. N. Kumar, M. L. Tian, J. G. Wang, W. Watts, J. Kindt, T. E. Mallouk, and M. H. W. Chan, “Investigation of superconductivity in electrochemically fabricated AuSn nanowires,” Nanotechnology, 19, 365704/1-5 (2008). e-article link

290. T. E. Mallouk and A. Sen, “Powering nanorobots,” Scientific American, May 2009, pp. 72-77. PDF Correction