List of publications in the framework of the SYNCHRONICS project:


  1. Rickhaus M., Jentzsch A.V., Tejerina L., Griibner I., Jirasek M., Claridge T.D.W., Anderson H.L. “Single-Acetylene Linked Porphyrin Nanorings” Journal of the American Chemical Society (2017), 139, 46, 16502-16505. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b10710
  2. Peterhans L., Alloa E., Sheima Y., Vannay L., Leclerc M., Corminboeuf C., Hayes S.C., Banerji N. “Salt-induced thermochromism of a conjugated polyelectrolyte” Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2017), 19, 42, 28853-28866. DOI: 10.1039/c7cp02734f
  3. Lova P., Grande V., Manfredi G., Patrini M., Herbst S., Wurthner F., Comoretto D. “All-Polymer Photonic Microcavities Doped with Perylene Bisimide J-Aggregates” Advanced Optical Materials (2017), 5, 21, 1700523. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700523
  4. Zhang L., Li S., Squillaci M.A., Zhong X., Yao Y., Orgiu E., Samorì P. “Supramolecular Self-Assembly in a Sub-micrometer Electrodic Cavity: Fabrication of Heat-reversible π-Gel Memristor” Journal of the American Chemical Society (2017),139, 41, 14406–14411. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b04347
  5. Scafirimuto F., Urbonas D., Scherf U., Mahrt R.F., Stöferle T. “Room-Temperature Exciton-Polariton Condensation in a Tunable Zero-Dimensional Microcavity” ACS Photonics (2017) DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00557
  6. Polito, G., Robbiano V., Cozzi C., Cacialli F., Barillaro G. “Template-Assisted Preparation of Micrometric Suspended Membrane Lattices of Photoluminescent and Non-Photoluminescent Polymers by Capillarity-Driven Solvent Evaporation: Application to Microtagging”. Scientific Reports, (2017) 7, 8351. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-08278-2
  7. Self-organization of amino-acid-derived NDI assemblies into a nanofibrillar superstructure with humidity sensitive n-type semiconducting properties”. Chemical Communications (2017) 53, 9713-9716. doi: 10.1039/C7CC04822J
  8. Paterno, G.M., Moretti, L., D’Andrea, C., Luzio, A., Barbero, N., Galliano, S., Barolo, C., Lanzani, G. and Scotognella, F. “Near-Infrared Emitting Single Squaraine Dye Aggregate with large Stokes shift”. Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2017) doi: 10.1039/C7TC01375B arXiv: 1706.10161
  9. Cegielski P.,  Neutzner S., Porschatis ., Lerch H., Bolten J., Suckow S., Kandada A., Chmielak B., Petrozza A., Wahlbrink T., Giesecke A.L. “Integrated perovskite lasers on a silicon nitride waveguide platform by cost-effective high throughput fabrication,” Optics Express 25 (2017) 13199-13206. doi: 10.1364/OE.25.013199
  10. Paternò G.M., Chen Q., Wang X.Y., Liu J., Motti S.G., Petrozza A., Feng X., Lanzani G., Müllen K., Narita A., Scotognella F. “Synthesis of Dibenzo [hi, st] ovalene and Its Amplified Spontaneous Emission in a Polystyrene Matrix” Angewandte Chemie International Edition (2017) doi: 10.1002/anie.201700730
  11. Yang, S., Ricciardulli, A.G., Liu, S., Dong, R., Lohe, M.R., Becker, A., Squillaci, M.A., Samorì, P., Müllen, K. and Feng, X. Ultrafast Delamination of Graphite into High‐Quality Graphene Using Alternating Currents. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. (2017) doi: 10.1002/anie.201702076
  12. Gobbi M., Bonacchi S. Lian J.X., Liu Y., Wang X.Y., Stoeckel M.A., Squillaci M.A., D’Avino G., Narita A., Müllen K., Feng X., Olivier Y., Beljonne D., Samorì P., Orgiu E. “Periodic potentials in hybrid van der Waals heterostru ctures formed by supramole cular lattices on graphene” Nature Communications (2017) 14767. doi: 10.1038/n comms147 67
  13. Nucara L., Piazza V., Greco F., Robbiano V., Cappello V., Gemmi M., Cacialli F., Mattoli V. “Ionic Strength Responsive Sulfonated Polystyrene Opals” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2017). doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b14455
  14. Paternò G.M., Robbiano , Fraser K.J., Frost C., Garcia Sakai V., Cacialli F. “Neutron Radiation Tolerance of Two Thiophene-Based Conjugated Polymers: the Importance of Cristallinity for Organic Avionics” Scientific Reports (2017) 7, 41013. doi: 10.1038/srep41013


  1. De Bastiani, M., Dell’Erba, G., Gandini, M., D’Innocenzo, V., Neutzner, S., Kandada, A.R.S., Grancini, G., Binda, M., Prato, M., Ball, J.M. and Caironi, M., Petrozza A. “Ion migration and the role of preconditioning cycles in the stabilization of the J–V characteristics of inverted hybrid perovskite solar cells.” Advanced Energy Materials 62 (2016)1501453. doi:10.1002/aenm.201501453
  2. Lova P., Bastianini C., Giusto P., Patrini M., Rizzo P., Guerra G., Iodice M., Soci C. and Comoretto D. Label-free vapor selectivity in poly (p-phenylene oxide) photonic crystal sensors ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016) 31941–31950. doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b10809
  3. Kandada A.R.S., Neutzner S., D’Innocenzo V., Tassone F., Gandini M., Akkerman Q.A., Prato M., Manna L., Petrozza A., Lanzani G. Nonlinear Carrier Interactions in Lead Halide Perovskites and the Role of Defects. Journal of the American Chemical Society 138 (2016) 13604-11. doi:10.1021/jacs.6b06463
  4. Urbonas D., Stöferle T., Scafirimuto F., Scherf U., Mahrt R.F. Zero-Dimensional Organic Exciton–Polaritons in Tunable Coupled Gaussian Defect Microcavities at Room Temperature.  ACS Photonics 3 (2016) 1542–1545. doi: 10.1021/acsphotonics.6b00334
  5. Cortecchia D., Neutzner S.,  Kandada A.R.S., Mosconi E., Meggiolaro D., De Angelis F., Soci C., Petrozza A.. Broadband Emission in Two-dimensional Hybrid Perovskites: the Role of Structural Deformation. Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (2016) 39–42. doi: 10.1021/jacs.6b10390
  6. Neutzner S., Kanada A.R.S., Lanzani G., Petrozza A. “Dual-phase architecture for efficient amplified spontaneous emission in lead iodide perovskites”, Journal of Materials Chemistry C 4 (2016) 4630-4633. doi: 10.1039/C6TC01360K
  7. Paternò G.M., Stewart J.R., Wildes A., Cacialli F. and Sakai V.G. “Neutron polarisation analysis of Polymer: Fullerene blends for organic photovoltaics” Polymer 105 (2016) 407–413. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.07.079
  8. Paternò G.M., Skoda M.W.A., Dalgliesh R., Cacialli F. and Sakai V.G. “Tuning Fullerene Intercalation in a Poly (thiophene) derivative by Controlling the Polymer Degree of Self-Organisation” Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 34609 doi: 10.1038/srep34609
  9. Squillaci M.A., Liu F., Zhang F., Aliprandi A., Feng X., Samorì P. ” Direct patterning of organic functional polymers through conventional photolithography and non-invasive cross-link agents”, Advanced Materials 28 (2016) 5249–5254. doi: 10.1002/adma.201600329
  10. Lazzerini G.M., Paternò G.M., Tregnago G., Treat N.D., Stingelin N., Yacoot A., Cacialli F. “High-resolution atomic force microscopy of high-quality, solvent-free crystals of [6,6]-phenyl-C61-butyric acid methyl ester (PCBM)”Applied Physics Letters 108 (2016) 053303. doi: 10.1063/1.4941227


  1. Haar S., El Gemayel M., Shin Y., Melinte G., Squillaci M.A., Ersen O., Casiraghi C., Ciesielski A., Samorì P., “Enhancing the Liquid-Phase Exfoliation of Graphene in Organic Solvents upon Addition of n-Octylbenzene” Scientific Reports 5 (2015) 16684. doi: 10.1038/srep16684
  2. Correa Baena J.P., Steier L., Tress W., Saliba M., Neutzner S., Matsui T., Giordano F., Jacobsson J., Kandada A.R.S., Zakeeruddin S.M., Petrozza A., Abate A., Nazeeruddin M.K., Grätzel M., and Hagfeldt A. “Highly Efficient Planar Perovskite Solar Cells through Band Alignment Engineering” Energy & Enviromental Science 8 (2015) 2928-2934 doi: 10.1039/C5EE02608C
  3. Tao C, Neutzner S., Colella L., Marras S., Kandada A.R.S., De Bastiani M., Pace G., Manna L., Caironi M., Bertarelli C., and Petrozza A. “17.6 % Steady State Efficiency in Low Temperature Processed Planar Perovskite Solar Cells”, Energy & Environmental Science (2015) 2365-2370. doi: 10.1039/C5EE01720C
  4. Dinesh B., Squillaci M. A., Menard-Moyon C., Samori P., and Bianco A. “Self-assembly of diphenylalanine backbone homologues and their combination with functionalized carbon nanotubes”, Nanoscale 7 (2015) 15873-15879. doi: 10.1039/c5nr04665c 
  5. Mayonado G, Mian SM, Robbiano V, Cacialli F, “Investigation Of The Bragg-Snell Law In Photonic Crystals” 2015 Conference on Laboratory Instruction Beyond the First Year of College (2015) 60-63. doi:10.1119/
  6. De Bastiani .M, Dell’Erba G., Gandini M., D’Innocenzo V., Neutzner S., Kandada A.R.S., Grancini G., Binda M., Prato M., Ball J.M., Caironi M., Petrozza A. Ion Migration and the role of preconditioning cycles in the stabilization of the J–V characteristics of inverted hybrid perovskite solar cells. Advanced Energy Materials 6 (2016) 1501453. doi: 10.1002/aenm.201501453