Publications as an Independent researcher
61. Ma, L.; Fahrenkrug, E.; Gerber, E.; Crowe, A. J.; Venable, F.; Bartlett, B. M.; and Maldonado, S. "High-Performance Polycrystalline Ge Microwire Film Anodes for Li Ion Batteries" ACS Energy Lett., 2017, 2, 238–243 [link]
60. DeMuth, J.; Fahrenkrug, E.; and Maldonado, S. "Controlling Nucleation and Crystal Growth of Ge in a Liquid Metal Solvent" Cryst. Growth Des., 2016, 16, 7130–7138 [link]
59. Ma, L.; Lee, S.; DeMuth, J.; and Maldonado, S.; "Direct Electrochemical Deposition of Crystalline Silicon Nanowires at T ≥ 60° C" RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 78818-78825 [link]
58. Zhang, T.; Fahrenkrug, E.; and Maldonado, S.; "Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Deposition of Ge at Hg Microdroplet Ultramicroelectrodes" J. Electrochem. Soc., 2016, 163, D500-D505 [link]
57. Lee, S.; Bielinski, A. R.; Fahrenkrug, E.; Dasgupta, N. P.; and Maldonado, S.; "Macroporous p-GaP Photocathodes Prepared by Anodic Etching and Atomic Layer Deposition Doping" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces., 2016, 8, 16178-16185 [link]
56. Ilic, S.; Brown, E. S.; Xie, Y.; Maldonado, S.; and Glusac, K. D.; "Sensitization of p-GaP with Monocationic Dyes: The Effect of Dye Excited-State Lifetime on Hole Injection Efficiencies" J. Phys. Chem. C., 2016, 120, 3145-3155 [link]
55. DeMuth, J.; Ma, L.; Fahrenkrug, E.; and Maldonado, S. "Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Deposition of Crystalline Gallium Antimonide" Electrochim. Acta, 2016, 197, 353-361 [link]
54. Brown, E. S.; Hlynchuk, S.; and Maldonado, S. "Chemically Modified Si(111) Surfaces Simultaneously Demonstrating Hydrophilicity, Resistance Against Oxidation, and Low Trap State Densities" Surf. Sci., 2016, 645, 49-55 [link]
53. Lee, S.; Fahrenkrug, E.; and Maldonado, S. "Synthesis of Photoactive ZnSnP2 Semiconductor Nanowires" J. Mater. Res., 2015, 30, 2170-2178 [link]
52. Fahrenkrug, E.; and Maldonado, S. "Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid -Solid (ec-LLS) Crystal Growth: A Low - Temperature Strategy for Covalent Semiconductor Crystal Growth" Acc. Chem. Res., 2015, 48, 1881-1890 [link]
51. Fahrenkrug, E.; Biehl, J.; and Maldonado, S. "Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Crystal Growth of Germanium Microwires on Hard and Soft Conductive Substrates at Low Temperature in Aqueous Solution" Chem. Mater., 2015, 27, 3389-3396 [link]
50. Wang, Z.; Brown, E. S.; and Maldonado, S. "Hybrid solar cells constructed of macroporous n-type GaP coated with PEDOT:PSS" Chinese Chem. Lett., 2015, 26, 469-473 [link]
49. Wen, W. and Maldonado, S. Book Chapter: Chapter 5. "Photoelectrochemistry with Nanostructured Semiconductors " Nanoelectrochemistry, 2015, Ed. Mirkn, M. V. and Amemiya, S., CRC Press [link]
48. Brown, E. S.; Peczonczyk, S. L.; and Maldonado, S. "Wet Chemical Functionalization of GaP(111)B Through a Williamson Ether-Type Reaction" J. Phys. Chem. C., 2014, 119, 1338-1345 [link]
47. Gu, J.; Fahrenkrug, E.; and Maldonado, S. "Analysis of the Electrodeposition and Surface Chemistry of CdTe, CdSe, and CdS Thin Films through Substrate-Overlayer Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy" Langmuir, 2014, 30, 10344-10353 [link]
46. Fahrenkrug, E.; Gu, J.; and Maldonado, S. "Electrochemically Gated Alloy Formation of Crystalline InAs Thin Films at Room Temperature in Aqueous Electrolytes" Chem. Mater., 2014, 26, 4535-4543 [link]
45. Eady, S. C.; Peczonczyk, S. L.; Maldonado, S.; and Lehnert, N. "Facile Heterogenization of a Cobalt Catalyst via Graphene Adsorption: Robust and Versatile Dihydrogen Production Systems" Chem. Comm., 2014, 50, 8065-8068 [link]
44. Brown, E. S.; Peczonczyk, S. L.; Wang, Z.; and Maldonado, S. "Photoelectrochemical Properties of CH3-Terminated p-Type GaP(111)A" J. Phys. Chem. C., 2014, 118, 22, 11593-11600 [link]
43. Ma, L.; Gu, J.; Fahrenkrug, E J.; and Maldonado, S. "Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Deposition of Crystalline Ge Nanowires as a Function of Ga Nanodroplet Size" J. Electrochem. Soc., 2014, 161, 7, D3044-D3050 [link]
42. Lee, D. H.; Kwon, J. Y.; Maldonado, S.; Tuteja, A.; and Boukai, A. "Extreme Light Absorption by Multiple Plasmonic Layers on Upgraded Metallurgical Grade Silicon Solar Cells" Nano Lett., 2014, 14, 1961-1967 [link]
41. Fahrenkrug, E.; Gu, J.; Jeon, S.; Veneman, A.; Goldman, R. S.; and Maldonado, S. "Room-Temperature Epitaxial Electrodeposition of Single-Crystalline Germanium Nanowires at the Wafer Scale from an Aqueous Solution" Nano Lett., 2014, 14, 847-852 [link]
40. Peczonczyk, S. L.; Brown E. S.; and Maldonado, S. "Secondary Functionalization of Allyl-Terminated GaP(111)A Surfaces via Heck Cross-Coupling Metathesis, Hydrosilylation, and Electrophilic Addition of Bromine" Langmuir, 2014, 30, 156-164 [link]
39. Chitambar, M. J.; Wen, W.; and Maldonado, S. "Discrete-contact nanowire photovoltaics" J. Appl. Phys., 2013, 114, 174503(11) [link]
38. Wang, Z.; Shakya, A.; Gu, J.; Lian, S.; Maldonado, S. "Sensitization of p-GaP with CdSe Quantum Dots: Light-Stimulated Hole Injection" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 9275-9278 [link]
37. Korala, L.; Wang, Z.; Liu, Y.; Maldonado, S.; Brock S. "Uniform Thin Films of CdSe and CdSe(ZnS) Core(shell) Quantum Dots by Sol-Gel Assembly: Enabling Photoelectrochemical Characterization and Electronic Applications" ACS Nano, 2013, 7, 1215-1223 [link]
36. Gu, J.; Fahrenkrug, E.; Maldonado, S. "Direct Electrodeposition of Crystalline Silicon at Low Temperatures" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 1684-1687 [link]
35. Fahrenkrug, E.; Gu, J.; Maldonado, S. "Electrodeposition of Crystalline GaAs on Liquid Gallium Electrodes in Aqueous Electrolytes" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 330-339 [link]
34. Kwon, J. Y.; Lee, D. H.; Chitambar, M. J.; Maldonado, S.; Tuteja, A.; and Boukai, A. "High Efficiency Thin Upgraded Metallurgical-Grade Silicon Solar Cells on Flexible Substrates" Nano Lett., 2012, 12, 5143-5147 [link]
33. Gu, J; Collins, S. M.; Carim, A. I.; Hao, X.; Bartlett, B. M.; and Maldonado, S. "Template-Free Preparation of Crystalline Ge Nanowire Film Electrodes via an Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Process in Water at Ambient Pressure and Temperature for Energy Storage" Nano Lett., 2012 12, 4617-4623 [link]
32. Chitambar, M. J.;* Wang, Z.;* Liu, Y.; Rockett, A.; Maldonado, S. "Dye-Sensitized Photocathodes: Efficient Light-Stimulated Hole Injection into p-GaP Under Depletion Conditions" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 10670-10681 [link]
31. Peczonczyk, S. L.; Mukherjee, J.; Carim, A. I.; Maldonado, S. "Wet Chemical Functionalization of III-V Semiconductor Surfaces: Alkylation of Gallium Arsenide and Gallium Nitride by a Grignard Reaction Sequence " Langmuir, 2012, 28, 4672-4682 [link]
30. Collins, S. M.; Hankett, J. M.; Carim, A. I.; Maldonado, S. "Preparation of Photoactive ZnGeP2 nanowire films " J. Mater. Chem, 2012, 22, 6613-6622 [link]
29. Feldblyum, J. I.; Keenan, E. A.; Matzger, A. J.; Maldonado, S. "Photoresponse Characteristics of Archetypal Metal-Organic Frameworks " J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116, 3112-3121 [link]
28. Foley, J. M.*; Price, M. J.*; Feldblyum, J. I.; Maldonado, S. "Analysis of the operation of thin nanowire photoelectrodes for solar energy conversion " Energ. Environ. Sci, 2012, 5, 5203-5220 [link]
27. Wen, W.; Carim, A. I.; Collins, S. M.; Price, M. J.; Peczonczyk, S. I.; Maldonado, S. "Structural and Photoelectrochemical Properties of GaP Nanowires Annealed in NH3" J. Phys. Chem. C., 2011, 115, 22652-22661 [link]
26. Carim, A. I.; Collins, S. M.; Foley, J. M.; and Maldonado, S. "Benchtop Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Growth of Nanostructured Crystalline Germanium" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 13292-13295 [link]
25. Carim, A. I.; Gu, J.; and Maldonado, S. "Overlayer SERS Enhancement for Studying the Electrodeposition and Interfacial Electrochemistry of Ultra Thin Ge on a Nanostructured Support" ACS Nano, 2011, 5, 1818-1830 [link]
24. Hagedorn, K.; Collins, S. M.; and Maldonado, S. "Preparation and Photoelectrochemical Activity of Macroporous p-GaP(100)" J. Electrochem. Soc., 2010, 157, 11, D588-D592 [link]
23. Price, M. J.; Foley, J. M.; May, R. A.; and Maldonado, S. "Comparison of Majority Carrier Charge-Transfer Velocities at Si/Polymer and Si/Metal Photovoltaic Heterojunctions" Appl. Phys. Lett., 2010, 97, 083503(1-3) [link]
22. Hagedorn, K.; Forgacs, C.; Collins, S. M.; and Maldonado, S. "Design Considerations for Nanowire Heterojunctions in Solar Energy Conversion/Storage Applications" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 12010-12017 [link]
21. Mukherjee, J.; Peczonczyk, S.; and Maldonado, S. "Wet Chemical Functionalization of III-V Semiconductor Surfaces: Alkylation of Gallium Phosphide Using a Grignard Reaction Sequence" Langmuir, 2010, 26, 10890-10896 [link]
20. Jankolovits, J.; Kampf, J. W.; Maldonado, S.; and Pecoraro, V. L. "Voltammetric Characterization of Redox-Inactive Guest Binding to LnIII[15-Metallacrown-5] Hosts Based on Competition with a Redox Probe" Chem. Eur. J., 2010, 16, 6786-6796 [link]
19. Mukherjee, J. and Maldonado, S. "Physicochemical and Electrochemical Properties of Etched GaP (111)A and GaP(111)B Surfaces" J. Electrochem. Soc., 2010, 157, H487-H495 [link]
18. Price, M. J. and Maldonado, S. "Macroporous n-GaP in Nonaqueous Regenerative Photoelectrochemical Cells" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2009, 113, 11988-11994 [link]
Publications as a Postdoctoral researcher
17. Johansson, E.; Boettcher, S. W.; O'Leary, L. E.; Poletayev, A. D.; Maldonado, S.; Brunschwig, B. S.; and Lewis, N. S. "Control of the pH-Dependence of the Band Edges of Si(111) Surfaces Using Mixed Methyl/Allyl Monolayers" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2011, 115, 8594-8601 [link]
16. Garcia-Berrios, E.; Gao, T.; Woodka, M. D.; Maldonado, S.; Brunschwig, B. S.; Ellsworth, M. W.; and Lewis, N. S. "Response vs. Chain Length of Alkanethiol-Capped Au Nanoparticle Chemiresistive Chemical Vapor Sensors" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 21914-21920 [link]
15. Plass, K. E.; Filler, M. A.; Spugeon, J. M.; Kayes, B. E.; Maldonado, S.; Brunschwig, B. S.; Atwater, H. A.; and Lewis, N. S. "Flexible Polymer-Embedded Si Wire Arrays" Adv. Mater., 2008, 20, 1-4 [link]
14. Maldonado, S. and Lewis, N.S. "Behavior of Electrodeposited Cd and Pb Schottky Junctions on CH3-Terminated n-Si(111) Surfaces" J. Electrochem. Soc., 2009, 156, H123-H128. [link]
13. Maldonado, S.; Knapp, D.; and Lewis, N. S. “Near-Ideal Photodiodes from Sintered Gold Nanoparticle Films on Methyl-Terminated Si(111) Surfaces” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 3300-3301 [link]
12. Maldonado, S.; Fitch, A. G.; and Lewis, N. S. “Experimental Progress Towards Designing and Understanding Semiconductor/Liquid Junctions in Photoelectrochemical Cells” in Photoconversion of Solar Energy: Nanostructured and Photoelectrochemical Systems for Solar Photon Conversion Vol. III, 2008
11. Maldonado, S.; Garcia, E.; Woodka, M.; Brunschwig, B.; and Lewis, N. S. “Detection of Organic Vapors and NH3(g) Using Thin-Film Carbon Black-Metallophthalocyanine Composite Chemiresistors” Sens. Act. B, 2008, 134, 521-531.
10. Maldonado, S.; Plass, K. E.; Knapp, D.; and Lewis, N. S. “Electrical Properties of Junctions Between Hg and Si(111) Surfaces Functionalized with Short Chain Alkyls” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 17690-17699 [link]
Publications as a Graduate researcher
9. Maldonado, S.; Smith, T.; Williams, R.; Morin, S.; Barton, E.; and Stevenson, K. J., “Surface Modification of Indium Tin Oxide via Electrochemical Reduction of Aryldiazonium Cations” Langmuir, 2006, 22, 2884-2891 [link]
8. Maldonado, S.; Morin, S.; and Stevenson, K. J., "Structure, composition, and chemical reactivity of carbon nanotubes by selective nitrogen doping" Carbon, 2006, 44, 1429-1437 [link]
7. Sessler, J. L.; Jayawickramarajah, J.; Gouloumis, A.; Torres, T.; Guldi, D. M.; Maldonado, S. and Stevenson, K. J., "Synthesis and Photophysics of a Porphyrin-Fullerene Dyad Assembled through Watson-Crick Hydrogen Bonding" Chem. Comm. 2005, 14, 1892-1894 [link]
6. Maldonado, S.; Morin, S.; and Stevenson, K. J., "Oxidation of Cathecholamines and Cathechol at Carbon Nanotube Electrodes" Analyst, 2005, 131, 262-267 [link]
5. Maldonado, S. and Stevenson, K. J., "Influence of Nitrogen Doping on Oxygen Electrocatalysis at Carbon Nanofiber Electrodes" J. Phys. Chem. B, 2005, 109, 4707-4716 [link]
4. Lang, H.; Maldonado, S.; Stevenson; and K. J., Chandler, B. D. "Synthesis and Characterization of Dendrimer Templated Supported Bimetallic Pt-Au Nanoparticles" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2004, 126, 12949-12956 [link]
3. Maldonado, S. and Stevenson, K. J., "Direct Preparation of Carbon Nanofiber Electrodes Via Pyrolysis of Iron(II) Phthalocyanine: Electrocatalytic Aspects for Oxygen Reduction" J. Phys. Chem. B, 2004, 108, 11375-11383 [link]
2. Maldonado, S. and Stevenson, K. J., "N-Doped Carbon Nanofibers as Oxygen Reduction and Hydrogen Peroxide Decomposition Catalysts" Proceedings of the Electrochemical Society, 2006, 2004-22 (Electron Transfer in Nanomaterials), 421-430
Publications as an Undergraduate researcher
1. Mason, A.; Ilinsky, I. A.; Maldonado, S.; and Kultas-Ilinsky, K., "Thalamic Terminal Fields of Individual Axons from the Ventral Part of the Dentate Nucleus of the Cerebellum in Macaca Mulatta" J. Comp. Neuro. 2000, 421, 412-428 [pdf]