Nathan S Lewis

Summary

Affiliation: California Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Powering the planet: chemical challenges in solar energy utilization
    Nathan S Lewis
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:15729-35. 2006
  2. doi request reprint A perspective on forward research and development paths for cost-effective solar energy utilization
    Nathan S Lewis
    Beckman Institute and Kavli Nanoscience Institute, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    ChemSusChem 2:383-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Secondary ion mass spectrometry of vapor-liquid-solid grown, Au-catalyzed, Si wires
    Morgan C Putnam
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, 1200 East California Boulevard, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Nano Lett 8:3109-13. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Photovoltaic measurements in single-nanowire silicon solar cells
    Michael D Kelzenberg
    California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Nano Lett 8:710-4. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Near-ideal photodiodes from sintered gold nanoparticle films on methyl-terminated Si(111) surfaces
    Stephen Maldonado
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 130:3300-1. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced sensitivity to and classification of volatile carboxylic acids using arrays of linear poly(ethylenimine)-carbon black composite vapor detectors
    Eric S Tillman
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Anal Chem 75:1748-53. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Low-temperature STM images of methyl-terminated Si(111) surfaces
    Hongbin Yu
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 127 72, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Phys Chem B 109:671-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the dependence of interfacial charge-transfer rate constants on the reorganization energy of redox species at n-ZnO/H2O interfaces
    Thomas W Hamann
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 210 Noyes Laboratory, 127 72, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 127:13949-54. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparisons between mammalian and artificial olfaction based on arrays of carbon black-polymer composite vapor detectors
    Nathan S Lewis
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Acc Chem Res 37:663-72. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Vapor sensing using polymer/carbon black composites in the percolative conduction regime
    Brian C Sisk
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Noyes Laboratory, 127 72, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Langmuir 22:7928-35. 2006

Collaborators

  • Morgan C Putnam
  • James R Heath
  • DANIEL NOCERA
  • Stephen Maldonado
  • Michael D Kelzenberg
  • Brian C Sisk
  • Thomas W Hamann
  • Hongbin Yu
  • Shawn M Briglin
  • Eric S Tillman
  • David Knapp
  • Michael A Filler
  • Brendan M Kayes
  • Daniel B Turner-Evans
  • Harry A Atwater
  • William A Goddard
  • Santiago D Solares
  • Bruce S Brunschwig
  • Ryan S Ries
  • Lauren J Webb
  • Florian Gstrein
  • Ting Gao
  • Robert H Grubbs
  • Michael E Koscho

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Powering the planet: chemical challenges in solar energy utilization
    Nathan S Lewis
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:15729-35. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint A perspective on forward research and development paths for cost-effective solar energy utilization
    Nathan S Lewis
    Beckman Institute and Kavli Nanoscience Institute, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    ChemSusChem 2:383-6. 2009
    ..Several approaches towards converting sunlight into energy are elaborated in this Viewpoint, and discussed with respect to their feasibility for large-scale application...
  3. doi request reprint Secondary ion mass spectrometry of vapor-liquid-solid grown, Au-catalyzed, Si wires
    Morgan C Putnam
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, 1200 East California Boulevard, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Nano Lett 8:3109-13. 2008
    ..7 x 10(16) atoms/cm(3), similar to the thermodynamic equilibrium concentration at the growth temperature. However, a higher concentration of Au was observed on the sidewalls of the wires...
  4. doi request reprint Photovoltaic measurements in single-nanowire silicon solar cells
    Michael D Kelzenberg
    California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Nano Lett 8:710-4. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Near-ideal photodiodes from sintered gold nanoparticle films on methyl-terminated Si(111) surfaces
    Stephen Maldonado
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 130:3300-1. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced sensitivity to and classification of volatile carboxylic acids using arrays of linear poly(ethylenimine)-carbon black composite vapor detectors
    Eric S Tillman
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Anal Chem 75:1748-53. 2003
    ..Electrical percolation also plays a significant role in producing the large increase in normalized resistance response of these composites upon exposure to acetic acid vapor...
  7. ncbi request reprint Low-temperature STM images of methyl-terminated Si(111) surfaces
    Hongbin Yu
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 127 72, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Phys Chem B 109:671-4. 2005
    ..Hence, the predominant interaction that determines the surface structure arises from repulsions between hydrogen atoms on neighboring methyl groups, and secondary interactions unique to the surface are also evident...
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the dependence of interfacial charge-transfer rate constants on the reorganization energy of redox species at n-ZnO/H2O interfaces
    Thomas W Hamann
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 210 Noyes Laboratory, 127 72, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 127:13949-54. 2005
    ..These results show that interfacial electron-transfer rate constants at semiconductor electrodes are in good agreement with the predictions of a Marcus-type model of interfacial electron-transfer reactions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparisons between mammalian and artificial olfaction based on arrays of carbon black-polymer composite vapor detectors
    Nathan S Lewis
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Acc Chem Res 37:663-72. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Vapor sensing using polymer/carbon black composites in the percolative conduction regime
    Brian C Sisk
    Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Noyes Laboratory, 127 72, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    Langmuir 22:7928-35. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Detection of organic mercaptan vapors using thin films of alkylamine-passivated gold nanocrystals
    Shawn M Briglin
    Langmuir 20:299-305. 2004