1. J. Schneider, D. Agocs, A.L. Prieto "Design of a Sample Transfer Holder to Enable Air-Free X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy" Chemistry of Materials, 2020, Just Accepted. [DOI][CAD]

  2. R.C.Miller, J. R. Neilson A.L. Prieto "Amide-Assisted Synthesis of Iron Germanium Sulfide (Fe2GeS4) Nanostars: the Effect of LiN(SiMe3)2 on Precursor Reactivity for Favoring Nanoparticle Nucleation or Growth" Journal of American Chemical Society, 2020, Just Accepted. [DOI]

  3. J.M. Lee, L.A. Kraynak A.L. Prieto "Directed route to the colloidal nanoparticle synthesis of copper selenophosphate, Cu3PSe4" Angew. Chem., 2020, 59 3038-3042. [DOI]

  4. M.C. Schulze, R.M. Belson, L.A. Kraynak A.L. Prieto "Electrodeposition of Sb/CNT composite films as anodes for Li- and Na-ion batteries" Energy Storage Materials, 2019, 25 572-584. [DOI]

  5. J. Ma, A.L. Prieto "Electrodeposition of pure phase SnSb exhibiting high stability as a sodium-ion battery anode" Chem. Commun., 2019, 55 6938-6941 [DOI]

  6. D.B. Agocs, T. Danna, A.L. Prieto "Ambient Surface Stability of Thin Film Nanocrystalline Cu3SbSe4 and Structure−Property Relationships" ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2019, 2 1903-1910 [DOI]

  7. J.M. Lee, R.C. Miller, L.J. Moloney, A. L. Prieto "The development of strategies for nanoparticle synthesis: Considerations for deepening understanding of inherently complex systems" J. Solid State Chem., 2019, 273 243-286 [DOI]

  8. M. C. Schulze, R. K. Schulze, A. L. Prieto "Electrodeposited thin-film CuxSb anodes for Li-ion batteries: enhancement of cycle life via tuning of film composition and engineering of the film-substrate interface" J. Mater. Chem. A, 2018, 6 12798-12717 [DOI]

  9. A. de Bettencourt-Dias, L. A. Berben, A. L. Prieto "Women in Inorganic Chemistry: Synthetic Chemistry Addressing Challenges in Energy and the Environment" Inorg. Chem., 2018, 57(7) 3656-3658. [DOI]

  10. M. B. Braun, L. Korala, J. M. Kephart, A. L. Prieto Synthetic Control of Quinary Nanocrystals of a Photovoltaic Material: The Clear Role of Chalcogen Ratio on Light Absorption and Charge Transport for Cu2–xZn1+xSn(S1–ySey)4" ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2018, 1(3) 1053-1059. [DOI]

  11. L. Korala, M. B. Braun, J. M. Kephart, Z. Tregillus, A. L. Prieto "Ligand-exchanged CZTS Nanocrystal Thin Films: Does Nanocrystal Surface Passivation Effectively Improve Photovoltaic Performance?" Chem. Mater., 2017, 29(16) 6621–6629. [DOI]

  12. E. D. Jackson, A. L. Prieto "Copper Antimonide Nanowire Array Lithium Ion Anodes Stabilized by Electrolyte Additives" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8(44) 30379-30386. [DOI]

  13. E. D. Jackson, J. M. Mosby, A. L. Prieto "Evaluation of the Electrochemical Properties of Crystalline Copper Antimonide Thin Film Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries Produced by Single Step Electrodeposition" Electrochim. Acta, 2016 [DOI]

  14. L. Korala, J. T. McGoffin, and A.L. Prieto "Enhanced Conductivity in CZTS/Cu2-xSe Nanocrystal Thin Films: Growth of a Conductive Shell" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, NA NA [DOI]

  15. E. D. Jackson, S. Green, and A.L. Prieto "Electrochemical Performance of Electrodeposited Zn4Sb3 Films for Sodium-Ion Secondary Battery Anodes" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7(14) 7447-7450. [DOI]

  16. F. J. Espinosa-Faller, D. R. Conradson, S. C. Riha, M. B. Martucci, S. J. Fredrick, S. Vogel, A. L. Prieto, and S. D. Conradson, "Neutron Diffraction and X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Evidence for Local Lattice Distortions and Aperiodic Antisite Substitution in Cu2ZnSnS4 Nanoparticles" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2014, 118(45) 26292-26303. [DOI]

  17. D. J. Bates, C. Michael Elliott, and A. L. Prieto, "Synthesis and Characterization of Diazonium Salts with PEG Appendages and Resulting Films Afforded by Electrodeposition for use as a Battery Separator Material"Chem. Mater., 2014, 26(19) 5514-5522. [DOI]

  18. G. A. Kahrilas, W. Haggren, R. L. Read, L. M. Wally, S. J. Fredrick, M. Hiskey, A. L. Prieto, J. E. Owens, "Investigation of Antibacterial Activity by Silver Nanoparticles Prepared by Microwave-Assisted Green Syntheses with Soluble Starch, Dextrose, and Arabinose"ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2014, 2(4) 590-598. [DOI]

  19. G. A. Kahrilas, L. M. Wally, S. J. Fredrick, M. Hiskey, A. L. Prieto, J. E. Owens, "Microwave-Assisted Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Orange Peel Extract"ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2013, 2(3) 367-376. [DOI]

  20. S. J. Fredrick, A. L. Prieto, "Solution Synthesis and Reactivity of Colloidal Fe2GeS4: A Potential Candidate for Earth Abundant, Nanostructured Photovoltaics"J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135 18256-18259. [DOI]

  21. M. A. Purvis, V. N. Shlyaptsev, R. Hollinger, C. Bargsten, A. Pukhov, A. Prieto, Y. Wang, B. M. Luther, L. Yin, S. Wang, J. J. Rocca "Relativistic plasma nanophotonics for ultrahigh energy density physics"Nature Photonics, 2013, 7 796-800. [DOI]

  22. D. J. Shissler, S. J. Fredrick, M. B. Braun, A. L. Prieto, “Magnesium and Doped Magnesium Nanostructured Materials for Hydrogen Storage”, invited book chapter in ‘Low-cost Nanomaterials: Toward Greener and More Efficient Energy Applications’ Springer, Editors: Zhiqun Lin and Jun Wang, in press 2013.

  23. A. L. Prieto, J. M. Mosby, D. C. Johnson, M. T. Rawls, Lithium-ion battery having interpenetrating electrodes U.S. Patent Application # 49386: February, 2012.

  24. S.C. Riha, B.A. Parkinson, A.L. Prieto, “Compositionally Tunable Cu2ZnSn(S1-xSex)4 Nanocrystals: Probing the Effect of Se-Inclusion in Mixed Chalcogenide Thin Films,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 15272-15275. [DOI]

  25. N. S. Norberg, T. S. Arthur, S. J. Fredrick, A. L. Prieto, “Size-dependent Hydrogen Storage Properties of Mg Nanocrystals Prepared From Solution,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 10679-10681. [DOI]

  26. T.S. Arthur, D.J. Bates, N. Cirigliano, D.C. Johnson, P. Malati, J.M. Mosby, E. Perre, M.T. Rawls, A. L. Prieto, B. Dunn “Three-dimensional electrodes and battery architectures,” JMRS Bulletin, 2011, 36, 7, 523-531. [DOI]

  27. D. C. Johnson, A. L. Prieto, “Use of strontium titanate (SrTiO3) as an anode material for lithium-ion batteries,” J. Power Sources, 2011, 196, 7736-7741. [DOI]

  28. S. C. Riha, S. J. Fredrick, J. B. Sambur, Y. Liu, A. L. Prieto, B. A. Parkinson, “Photoelectrochemical Characterization of Nanocrystalline Thin-Film Cu2ZnSnS4 Photocathodes,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2011, 3(1), 58-66. [DOI]

  29. S. Kohli, P. R. McCurdy, D. C. Johnson, J. Das, A. L. Prieto, C. D. Rithner, E. R. Fisher, “Template-Assisted Chemical Vapor Deposited Spinel Ferrite Nanotubes”. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2010, 114, 19557-19561. [DOI]

  30. S. C. Riha, D. C. Johnson, A. L. Prieto, “Cu2Se Nanoparticles with Tunable Electronic Properties Due to a Controlled Solid-State Phase Transition Driven by Copper Oxidation and Cationic Conduction,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133(5), 1383-1390J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133(5), 1383-1390. [DOI]

  31. D. C. Johnson, J. M. Mosby, A. L. Prieto, Isoelectric Determination Apparatus and Use in the Fabrication of Batteries. U.S. Patent Application # 61318068: March, 2010.

  32. T. Arthur, M. T. Rawls, J. M. Mosby, D. C. Johnson, A. L. Prieto, SEI Layer Formation and Use Within Lithium Ion Batteries. U.S. Patent Application # 61318163: March, 2010.

  33. J. Mosby, D. C. Johnson, A. L. Prieto, “Evidence of Induced Underpotential Deposition of Crystalline Copper Antimonide via Instantaneous Nucleation,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 2010, 157, E99-E105. [DOI]

  34. D. C. Johnson, W. D. Morris*, A. L. Prieto, “Effects of transport gradients in a chemical vapor deposition reactor employing vapor-liquid-solid growth of ternary chalcogenide phase-change materials,” Nanotechnology , 2010, 21, 165604-165613.[DOI]

  35. D. C. Johnson, J. M. Mosby, S. C. Riha, A. L. Prieto, “Synthesis of Copper Silicide Nanocrystallites Embedded in Silicon Nanowires for Enhanced Transport Properties”, J. Mater. Chem. , 2010, 20, 1993-1998.[DOI]

  36. S. C. Riha, B. A. Parkinson, A. L. Prieto, “Solution-Based Synthesis and Characterization of Cu2ZnSnS4 Nanocrystals,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131(34), 12054-12055.[DOI]

  37. A. L. Prieto, T. S. Arthur, J. Mosby, and T. Stetser*, Lithium-ion Battery, U.S. Utility Patent Application # 12/391197: February, 2009.

  38. J. Mosby, A. L. Prieto, “Direct Electrodeposition of Cu2Sb for Lithium-Ion Battery Anodes,” J. Mater. Chem. , 2008, 130, 10656-10661.[DOI]

  39. *Undergraduate Researcher

From Previous Work

  1. A. Falk, M. M. Deshmukh, A. L. Prieto, J. J. Urban, A. Jonas, H. Park, “Magnetic Switching of Phase-Slip Dissipation in NbSe2 Nanobelts”, Phys. Rev. B, 2007, 75(2), 020501-1-020501-4.[DOI]

  2. B. S. Guiton, Q. Gu, A. L. Prieto, M. S. Gudiksen, and H. Park, “Single-Crystalline Vanadium Dioxide Nanowires with a Rectangular Cross-Section, ” J. Mater. Chem. , 2005, 127(2), 498-499.[DOI]

  3. D. A. Borca-Tasciuc, G. Chen, A. Prieto, M. S. Martín-González, A. M. Stacy, T. Sands, M. A. Ryan, J. P. Fleurial, “Thermal Properties of Electrodeposited Bi2Te3 Nanowires Embedded in Amorphous Alumina,” Appl. Phys. Lett. , 2004, 85(24), 6001-6003.[DOI]

  4. M. M. Deshmukh, A. L. Prieto, Q. Gu, H. Park, “Fabrication of Asymmetric Electrode Pairs with Nanometer Separation Made of Two Distinct Metals,” Nano Lett. , 2003, 3(10), 1383-1385.[DOI]

  5. A. L. Prieto, M. S. Martín-González, J. Keyani, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, A. M. Stacy, “The Electrodeposition of High-Density, Ordered Arrays of Bi1-xSbx Nanowires,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. , 2003, 125(9), 2388-2389.[DOI]

  6. M. S. Martín-González, A. L. Prieto, M. Knox, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, A. M. Stacy, “Electrodeposition of Bi1-xSbx Films and 200 nm Wires from a Non-aqueous Solvent,” Chem. Mater., 2003, 15(8), 1676-1681.[DOI]

  7. M. S. Martín-González, A. L. Prieto, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, A. M. Stacy, “High Density 40 nm Sb-rich Bi2-xSbxTe3 Nanowire Arrays,” Adv. Mater., 2003, 15(12), 1003-1006.[DOI]

  8. M. S. Martín-González, G. Snyder, A. L. Prieto, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, A. M. Stacy, “Direct Electrodeposition of Highly Dense 50 nm Bi2Te3-ySey Nanowire Arrays,” Nano Lett., 2003, 3(7), 1003-1006.[DOI]

  9. M. S. Martín-González, A. L. Prieto, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, A. M. Stacy, “Insights into the Electrodeposition Mechanisms of Bi2Te3,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 2002, 149, C546-C554.[DOI]

  10. M. S. Sander, A. L. Prieto, A. M. Stacy, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, “Fabrication of High Density, High Aspect-Ratio, Large-Area Nanowire Arrays by Electrodeposition into Porous Anodic Alumina Templates,”Adv. Mater., 2002, 14(9), 665-667.[DOI]

  11. A. L. Prieto, T. Siegrist, L. F. Schneemeyer, “New Barium Manganese Titanates Prepared Under Reducing Conditions,” Solid State Sciences, 2002, 4(3), 323-327.[DOI]

  12. A. L. Prieto, M. S. Sander, M. S. Martín-González, R. Gronsky, T. Sands, A. M. Stacy, “Electrodeposition of Ordered Bi2Te3 Nanowire Arrays,”J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2001, 123(29), 7160-7161.[DOI]