Publications:

2017

  1. “Poly(vinylidene fluoride) (PVDF) binder degradation in Li-O2 batteries: a consideration for the characterization of lithium superoxide”, Joseph K. Papp, Jason D. Forster, Colin M. Burke, Hyo Won Kim, Alan C. Luntz, Robert M. Shelby, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Bryan D. McCloskey*, in press, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. (2017).
  1. “Anomalously low electronic thermal conductivity in metallic vanadium dioxide”, Sangwook Lee, Kedar Hippalgaonkar, Fan Yang, Jiawang Hong, Changhyun Ko, Joonki Suh, Kai Liu, Kevin Wang, Jeffrey J. Urban, Xiang Zhang, Chris Dames, Sean A. Hartnoll, Olivier Delaire*, and Junqiao Wu*, Science 355(6323) , 371-374, (2017).
  1. “Investigation of phonon coherence and backscattering using Silicon nanomeshes”, Jaeho Lee^, Woochul Lee^, Geoff Wehmeyer^, Scott Dhuey, Deirdre L. Olynick, Stefano Cabrini, Chris Dames, Jeffrey J. Urban*, and Peidong Yang*, in press, Nature Communications, (2017).
  1. “Modular design of solution-processed n- and p-type nanoscale hybrid organic-inorganic thermoelectrics”, Ayaskanta Sahu, Boris Russ, Norman C. Su, Jason D. Forster, Preston Zhou, Eun Seon Cho, Peter Ercius, Nelson E. Coates, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, J. Mat. Chem. A 5 , 3346-3357 (2017)
  1. .“Tailoring polymer configuration for nanocrystal growth: the role of chain length and solvent”, Eun Seon Cho, Fen Qiu, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, in press, Small, (2017).
  1. “Soft PEDOT:PSS aerogel architectures for thermoelectric applications”, Madeleine P. Gordon^, Edmond W. Zaia^, Preston Zhou^, Boris Russ, Nelson E. Coates, Ayaskanta Sahu, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, special issue of the Journal of Polymer Physics B on "Structure, Properties, and Applications of Thermoelectric Polymers" 134 , 44070 (2017).
  1. “Interlayer spacing and swelling of Graphene Oxide membranes in aqueous solution”, Sunxiang Zheng, Qingsong Tu, Jeffrey J. Urban, Shaofan Li, and Baoxia Mi*, under review, (2017).
  1. “Plasmonic modulation of CO2 reduction using silver nanopyramids”, Youngsang Kim, Erin Creel, David Sranko, Elizabeth Corson, Alexis T. Bell, Bryan McCloskey, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Robert Kostecki*, submitted, (2017).
  1. “Hierarchically controlled inside-out doping of Mg Nanocomposites for moderate temperature hydrogen storage”, Eun Seon Cho, Anne M. Ruminski, Yi-Sheng Liu, Patrick T. Shea, ShinYoung Kang, Edmond W. Zaia, Yi-De Chuang, Xiaowang Zhou, Tae Wook Heo, Jinghua Guo, Brandon C. Wood, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, under review, (2017).
  1. “Influence of size and structural defects on the vibrational properties of Lanthanum Hexaboride nanocrystals”, Chloe Groome, Inwhan Roh, Tracy M. Mattox*, Jeffrey J. Urban*, submitted, (2017).
  1. .“Graphene ribbon nanobelted Mg crystals for high capacity hydrogen storage”, Eun Seon Cho^, Tomas Marangoni^, Yi-Sheng Liu, Cameron Rogers, Edmond W. Zaia, Ryan R. Cloke, Patrick T. Shea, Yi-De Chuang, Jinghua Guo, Brandon C. Wood, Felix R. Fischer* and Jeffrey J. Urban, submitted, (2017).
  1. “Ultralow thermal conductivity in all-inorganic halide perovskites”, Woochul Lee^, Huashan Li^, Andrew B. Wong, Dandan Zhan, Minliang Lai, Yi Yu, Qiao Kong, Elbert Lin, Jeffrey J. Urban, Jeffrey C. Grossman, and Peidong Yang*, under review, (2017).
  1. . “Solution-processed Cu2Se nanocrystal films with bulk-like thermoelectric performance”, Jason D. Forster, Jared Lynch, Nelson E. Coates, Edmond Zaia, Ayaskanta Sahu, Madeleine P. Gordon, Maxime Sczybowski, Jun Liu, Hyejin Jang, David Cahill, Jeffrey J. Urban*, under review, (2017).
  1. “Omni-thermoelectrics: Atomically convertible p/n nanowire inks for flexible generators”, Ayaskanta Sahu, Boris Russ, Miao Liu, Jason Forster, Fan Yang, Raffaela Buonsanti, Chris Dames, Kristin Persson, Nelson E. Coates, Rachel A. Segalman, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, under review (2017).
  1. “Long range order in nanocrystal assemblies determines thin-film charge transport”, Michela Sainato, Ayaskanta Sahu, Brian Shevitski, Jason D. Forster, Shaul Aloni, Giuseppe Barillaro*, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, under review (2017).
2016
  1. “One model to rule them all”, Jeffrey J. Urban*, Nature Materials, AOP (2016).
  1. “Insight into the ligand-mediated synthesis of colloidal cesium lead bromide perovskite nanocrystals: the role of organic acid, base, and Cs precursors”, Aizhao Pan, Bo He, Xiaoyun Fan, Zeke Liu, Jeffrey J. Urban*, Paul A. Alivisatos, Ling He* and Yi Liu*, accepted, ACS Nano (2016).
  1. “Anomalously low electronic thermal conductivity in metallic vanadium dioxide”, Sangwook Lee, Kedar Hippalgaonkar, Fan Yang, Jiawang Hong, Changhyun Ko, Joonki Suh, Kai Liu, Kevin Wang, Jeffrey J. Urban, Xiang Zhang, Chris Dames, Sean A. Hartnoll, Olivier Delaire*, and Junqiao Wu*, under review, (2016).
  1. . “Transparent and robust metal-organic framework/polymer films as water vapor barriers”, Youn Jue Bae, Eun Seon Cho, Fen Qiu, Daniel T. Sun, Teresa E. Williams, Berend Smit, Jeffrey J. Urban*, and Wendy L. Queen*, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 8(16) , 10098-10103 (2016).
  1. “Graphene oxide/metal nanocrystal laminates: the atomic limit for safe, selective gas storage”, Eun Seon Cho, Anne M. Ruminski, Shaul Aloni, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Nature Communications, 7 , 10804 (2016).
  1. “Organic thermoelectrics for conformal energy harvesting and personal comfort”, Boris Russ^, Anne Glaudell^, Jeffrey J. Urban*, Michael L. Chabinyc*, and Rachel A. Segalman*, Nature Reviews Materials, accepted (2016).
  1. “Geometric analysis of enhanced thermal conductivity in epoxy composites: a comparison of graphite and carbon nanofibers fillers”, Anne M. Ruminski, Fan Yang, Eun Seon Cho, Joseph Silber, Edgar Olivera, Thomas Johnson, Eric C. Anderssen, Carl H. Haber, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, accepted, Physica Status Solidi (2016).
  1. “Tethered tertiary amines as solid-state n-type dopants for solution-processable organic semiconductors”, Boris Russ, Maxwell J. Robb, Bhooshan C. Popere, Erin E. Perry, Cheng-Kang Mai, Stephanie Fronk, Shrayesh N. Patel, Thomas E. Mates, Guillermo C. Bazan, Jeffrey J. Urban, Michael L. Chabinyc*, Craig J. Hawker*, and Rachel A. Segalman*, Chemical Science , 7, 1914-1919 (2016).
  1. "Carrier Scattering at alloy nanointerfaces enhances power factor in PEDOT:PSS hybrid thermoelectrics,” Edmond W. Zaia, Ayaskanta Sahu, Preston Zhou, Madeleine P. Gordon, Jason D. Forster, Yi-Sheng Liu, Jinghua Guo, and Jeffrey J. Urban, Nano Letters, 16(5) , 3352-3359 (2016).
  1. "Far-field optical nanothermometry with sub-diffraction limit spatial resolution using individual sub-50nm NaYF4:ErYb nanoparticles,” Jacob Kilbane, Emory R. Chan, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Chris Dames, Nanoscale 8(22), 11611-11616 (2016).
  1. “Influence of nanoparticle size on Raman and FTIR spectra of Lanthanum Hexaboride”, Tracy M. Mattox, Shruthi Chockkalingam, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Journal of Phys. Chem. C, 120(9) , 5188-5195 (2016).
  1. “Enhanced permeation arising from dual transport pathways in hybrid polymer-MOF membranes”, Norman C. Su, Daniel T. Sun, Christine Beavers, David K. Britt, Wendy L. Queen, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Energy and Environmental Science, 9 , 922-931 (2016).
  1. “Thermal transport in Silicon Nanowires from 20K to 700K”, Jaeho Lee^, Woochul Lee^, Jongwoo Lim^, Yi Yu, Qiao Kong, Jeffrey J. Urban*, and Peidong Yang*, Nano Letters 16(7) , 4133-4140 (2016).
2015
  1. “Prospects for thermoelectricity in quantum dot hybrid arrays” Jeffrey J. Urban, Invited perspective, Nature Nanotechnology 10(12), 997-1001 (2015).
  1. “Anisotropic in-plane thermal conductivity of black phosphorus nanoribbons at temperatures higher than 100K”, Sangwook Lee, Fan Yang, Joonki Suh, Sijie Yang, Yeonbae Lee, Guo Li, Hwan Sung Choe, Aslihan Suslu, Yabin Chen, Changhyun Ko, Joonsuk Park, Kai Liu, Jingbo Li, Kedar Hippalgaonkar, Jeffrey J. Urban, Sefaattin Tongay, and Junqiao Wu*, Nature Communications 6, 1-7, (2015).
  1. “Enhancing separation and mechanical performance of hybrid membranes through nanoparticle surface modification”, Norman C. Su, Hilda G. Buss, Bryan D. McCloskey, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, ACS Macro Lett. 4, 1239-1243, (2015).
  1. “Carrier Lifetime Enhancement in a Tellurium Nanowire/PEDOT:PSS Nanocomposite by Sulfur Passivation”, Heyman, J.N*., Sahu, A., Coates, N.E., Ehmann, B., and Urban, J.J.*, MRS Proc., 1742, (2015).
  1. “Chemically directing d-block heterometallics to nanocrystal surfaces as molecular beacons of surface structure”, Evelyn L. Rosen, Keith Gilmore, April M. Sawvel, Aaron T. Hammack, Sean E. Doris, Shaul Aloni, Virginia Altoe, Dennis Nordlund, Bruce E. Cohen, Jeffrey J. Urban, D. Frank Ogletree, Delia J. Milliron, David Prendergast, and Brett A. Helms*, Chemical Science 6, 6295- 6304 (2015).
  1. “Nanocrystal superlattice embedded within an inorganic semiconducting matrix by in situ ligand exchange: fabrication and morphology”, Sharma, R., Sawvel, A., Barton, B., Dong, A., Llordes, A., Buonsanti, R., Axnanda, S., Liu, Z., Urban, J.J., Nordlund, D., Kieslowski, C. and Milliron, D.M.* Chemistry of Materials, 27(8), 2755-2758 (2015).
  1. “Engineering synergy: energy and mass transport in hybrid nanomaterials”, Eun Seon Cho, Nelson E. Coates, Jason D. Forster, Anne M. Ruminski, Boris Russ, Ayaskanta Sahu, Norman Su, Fan Yang, and Jeffrey J. Urban, Advanced Materials, Research News Article in Special Issue for the Molecular Foundry 27(38), 5744-5752,(2015).
  1. “Chemical controls of plasmons in metal chalcogenide and metal oxide nanostructures”, Tracy M. Mattox, Xingchen Ye, Karthish Manthiram, A. Paul Alivisatos, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Advanced Materials, Research News Article in Special Issue for the Molecular Foundry, 27(38), 5830-5837, (2015).
  1. “Varying the ionic functionalities of conjugated polyelectrolytes leads to both p- and n-type carbon nanotube composites for flexible thermoelectrics”, Cheng-Kang Mai, Boris Russ, Stephanie L. Fronk, Nan Hu, Mary B. Chan-Park, Jeffrey J. Urban, Rachel A. Segalman, Michael L. Chabinyc, and Guillermo C. Bazan*, Energy and Environmental Science, 8, 2341-2346 (2015). This article was featured on the cover of Energy and Environmental Science, Issue 8 (2015).
  1. “Modified Schottky emission to explain thickness dependence and slow depolarization in BaTiO3 nanowires”, Y. Qi, J.M.P. Martirez, Wissam A. Saidi, Jeffrey J. Urban, J.E. Spanier, and A.M. Rappe*, in press Phys. Rev. B (2015). Published online at arXiv as: arXiv:1502.04105
  1. “Size-dependent permeability deviations from Maxwell’s model in hybrid cross-linked poly(ethylene glycol)/silica nanoparticle membranes”, Norman C. Su, Zachary P. Smith, Benny D. Freeman, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Chemistry of Materials, 27(7), 2421-2429 (2015).
  1. “Enhanced water vapor blocking in transparent hybrid polymer-nanocrystal films”, Eun Seon Cho, Christopher M. Evans, Emily C. Davidson, Megan L. Hoarfrost, Miguel A. Modestino, Rachel A. Segalman, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, ACS Macro Lett., 4, 70-74 (2015).
  1. “Gold nanocrystal arrays as a macroscopic platform for molecular junction thermoelectrics”, William B. Chang, Boris Russ, Victor Ho, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Rachel Segalman*, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17(9), 6207-6211 (2015).
  2014
  1. “Mechanistic insight into the formation of cationic naked nanocrystals generated under equilibrium control”, Sean E. Doris, Jared J. Lynch, Changyi Li, Andrew W. Wills, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Brett A. Helms*, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136(44) (2014).
  1. “Ligand symmetry correlates to thermopower enhancement in small molecule/nanocrystal hybrid materials”, Jared J. Lynch, Michele Kotiuga, Vicky V.T. Doan-Nguyen, Wendy L. Queen, Jason D. Forster, Ruth A. Schlitz, Christopher B. Murray, Jeffrey B. Neaton, Michael L. Chabinyc, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, ACS Nano 8(10), 10528-10536 (2014).
  1. “Li+ concentration mapping and transport via in-situ confocal Raman microscopy”, Jason D. Forster, Stephen J. Harris, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5(11), 2007-2011 (2014).
  1. “Terahertz and infrared transmission of an organic/inorganic hybrid thermoelectric material”, Heyman, J.N., Alebechew, B.*, Kaminski, Z., Nguyen, M.*, Coates, N.E., and Urban, J.J., Appl. Phys. Lett., 104, 141912 (2014).
  1. “Power factor enhancement in solution-processed organic n-type thermoelectric modules through side chain design”, Russ, B.R., Brunetti, F., Robb, M., Miller, L., Patel, S., Ho, V., Hawker, C., Urban, J.J., Chabinyc, M.*, and Segalman, R.A.*, Adv. Mater., 26(21), 3473-3477 (2014).
  1. “Engineering bright sub-10-nm upconverting nanocrystals for single-molecule imaging”, Gargas, D.J., Chan, E.M., Ostrowski, A.D., Aloni, S., Altoe, M.V.P., Barnard, E.S., Sanii, B., Urban, J.J., Milliron, D.M., Cohen, B.E.*, and Schuck, P.J.*, Nature Nanotechnology, 9, 300-305 (2014).
  2013
  1. “Using polymer-nanocrystal interactions to drive simultaneous enhancement of hydrogen storage and air-stability in Mg/Polymer nanocomposites”, Anne M. Ruminski, Rizia Bardhan, Alyssa Brand, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Energy & Environmental Science, 6(11), 3267-3271 (2013).
  1. “Uncovering the intrinsic size-dependence of hydriding phase transitions in nanocrystals”, Rizia Bardhan, Lester O. Hedges, Cary L. Pint, Ali Javey, Stephen Whitelam and* Jeffrey J. Urban*, Nature Materials, 12, 905-912 (2013).
  1. “Ultralow thermal conductivity in inorganic CdSe nanocomposites with controlled grain size”, Joseph P. Feser*, Emory Chan, Arun Majumdar, Rachel A. Segalman and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Nano Lett., 13(5), 2122-2127 (2013).
  1. “Thermoelectric power factor optimization in PEDOT:PSS Tellurium nanowire hybrid composite”, Shannon K. Yee, Nelson E. Coates, , Arun Majumdar, Jeffrey J. Urban*, and Rachel A. Segalman*, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 4024-4032 (2013).
  1. “Effect of interfacial properties on polymer-nanocrystal thermoelectric transport”, Nelson E. Coates, Shannon K. Yee, Brian McCullough, Kevin C. See, Arun Majumdar, Rachel A. Segalman*, and, Jeffrey J. Urban*, Adv. Mater. 23(11), 1629-1633 (2013).
  2011
  1. “Rationally designed, three-dimensional carbon nanotube back-contacts for efficient solar devices”, Cary L. Pint, Kuniharu Takei, Rehan Kapadia, Maxwell Zheng, Alexandra C. Ford, Junjun Zhang, Arash Jamshidi, Rizia Bardhan, Jeffrey J. Urban, Ming Wu, Joel W. Ager, Brett A. Cruden, and Ali Javey*, Advanced Energy Materials, 1, 1040-1045 (2011).
  1. “Tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy with bowtie-antenna-based scan probes”, Alexander Weber-Bargioni, Adam Schwartzberg, Ariel Ismach, Jeffrey J. Urban, Paul Ashby, D. Frank Ogletree, Stefano Cabrini*, and P. James Schuck*, Nano Lett., 11, 1201-1207 (2011).
  1. “Air-stable metal hydride nanocomposites: a platform for engineering lightweight, high-energy density, cyclable storage materials”, Anne M. Ruminski, Rizia Bardhan, Alyssa Brand, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, invited article, Energy & Environmental Science, 4, 4882-4895 (2011).
  1. “Controlling nanorod self-assembly in polymer thin films”, Miguel A. Modestino, Elaine R. Chan, Alexander Hexemer, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Rachel A. Segalman*, Macromolecules, 44(18), 7364-7371 (2011).
  1. “Optically- and thermally-responsive programmable materials based on carbon nanotube-hydrogel polymer composites”, Xiaobo Zhang, Cary L. Pint, Min Hyung Lee, Bryan Edward Schubert, Arash Jamshidi, Kuniharu Takei, Hyunhyub Ko, Andrew Gillies, Rizia Bardhan, Jeffrey J. Urban, Ming Wu, Ronald Fearing, and Ali Javey*, Nano Lett., 11(8), 3229-3244 (2011).
  1. “Pd nanoparticle decorated p-InP nanopillars for efficient water reduction”, Jaehyun Moon, Cary L. Pint, Kuniharu Takei, Min Hyung Lee, Rizia Bardhan, Jeffrey J. Urban, Arash Jamshidi, Ming Wu, and Ali Javey*, submitted (2011).
  1. “Size- and surface-dependent CO2 capture in chemically synthesized magnesium oxide nanocrystals”, Anne M. Ruminski, Ki-Joon Jeon, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, invited article in J. Mater. Chem., special themed issue on “Chemical transformations of nanoparticles”, 21, 11486-11491 (2011).
  1. “Optical cavity characterization in nanowires via self-generated broad-band emission”, Adam M. Schwartzberg, Shaul Aloni, Tevye Kuykendall, P. James Schuck, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Optics Express, 19(9), 8903-8911 (2011).
  1. “Hyperspectral nanoscale imaging on dielectric substrates with coaxial optical antenna scan probes”, Alexander Weber-Bargioni, Adam M. Schwartzburg, Matteo Cornaglia, Ariel Ismach, Jeffrey J. Urban, YuanJie Pang, Reuven Gordon, Jeffrey Bokor, Miquel Salmeron, D. Frank Ogletree, Stefano Cabrini*, and P. James Schuck*, Nano Lett., 11(3), 1201-1207 (2011).
  1. “Interface segregating fluoroalkyl-modified polymers enable high fidelity block copolymer nanoimprint lithography with PS-b-PDMS”, Vincent Voet, Teresa E. Pick, Sang-Min Park, Manuel Moritz, Aaron T. Hammack, Jeffrey J. Urban, D. Frank Ogletree, Deirdre L. Olynick*, and Brett A. Helms*, J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 133(9), 2812-2815 (2011).
  1. “Air-stable magnesium nanocomposites provide rapid and high-capacity hydrogen storage without using heavy-metal catalysts”, Ki-Joon Jeon, Hoi Ri Moon, Anne M. Ruminski, Bin Jiang, Christian Kisielowski, Rizia Bardhan, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Nature Materials, 10(4), 286-290 (2011).
  1. “Size-dependent polar ordering in colloidal GeTe nanocrystals”, Mark J. Polking, Jeffrey J. Urban, Delia J. Milliron, Haimei Zheng, Emory Chan, Marissa A. Caldwell, Simone Raoux, Christian F. Kiesielowski, Joel W. Ager III, Ramamoorthy Ramesh*, and A.P. Alivisatos*, Nano Lett., 11(3), 1147-1152 (2011).
  2010
  1. “Water-processable polymer-nanocrystal hybrids for thermoelectrics”, Kevin C. See, Joseph P. Feser, Cynthia E. Chen, Arun Majumdar, Jeffrey J. Urban*, and Rachel A. Segalman*, Nano Lett., 10(11), 4664-4667 (2010).
  1. “Spectroscopic evidence for exceptional thermal contribution to electron-beam induced fragmentation”, Marissa A. Caldwell, Ben Haynor, Shaul Aloni, D. Frank Ogletree, H.-S. Philip Wong, Jeffrey J. Urban*, and Delia J. Milliron*, J. Phys. Chem. C, 114, 22064-22068 (2010).
  1. “Universal and solution-processable precursor to bismuth chalcogenide thermoelectrics”, Robert Y. Wang, Joseph P. Feser, Xun Gu, Kin Man Yu, Rachel A. Segalman, Arun Majumdar, Delia J. Milliron*, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, Chem. Mater., 22(6), 1943-1945 (2010).
  1. “Carrier distribution and dynamics of nanocrystal solids doped with artificial atoms”, Dong-Kyun Ko, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Christopher B. Murray*, Nano. Lett., 10(5), 1842-1847 (2010).
  2009
  1. “Block copolymers for organic electronics”, Rachel A. Segalman*, Bryan McCulloch, Saar Kirmayer, and Jeffrey J. Urban, Macromolecules, 42(23), 9205-9216 (2009).
  1. “Size-controlled synthesis and optical properties of monodisperse colloidal magnesium oxide nanocrystals”, Hoi Ri Moon, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Delia J. Milliron*, Angewandte Chemie, 48(34), 6278-6281 (2009).
  1. “Label-free in situ imaging of lignification in the cell wall of low lignin transgenic Populus trichocarpa,” Martin Schmidt, Adam M. Schwartzberg, Pradeep N. Perera, Alex Weber-Bargioni, Andrew Carroll, Purbasha Sarkar, Elena Bosneaga, Jeffrey J. Urban, Jingyuan Song, Mikhail Y. Balakshin, Ewellyn A. Capanema, Manfred Auer, Paul D. Adams, Vincent L. Chiang, and P. James Schuck*, Planta, 230, 589-597 (2009).
 

Filed Patents & Disclosures

  1. "Transition metal oxide nanowires and devices incorporating them," Hongkun Park, Jeffrey J. Urban, Wan Soo Yun, Qian Gu, US Patent 7,918,935 B2 (Filed, 2007).
  1. "Inorganic Nanostructure-Organic Polymer Heterostructures Useful for Thermoelectric Devices," Kevin C. See, Nelson E. Coates, Shannon K. Yee, Rachel A. Segalman, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, International Patent Appliation PCT/US2011/037816, U.S. Patent Application 13/685,505, LBNL Disclosure IB-2859 (2012).
  1. “Gallium nitride nanowires as a low-power directional nanoscale light source”, Adam M. Schwartzberg and Jeffrey J. Urban*, LBNL Disclosure IB-2860 (2011).
  1. “Thermoelectrochromic coatings”, Nelson E. Coates, Shannon K. Yee, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Rachel A. Segalman, LBNL Disclosure IB-3134 (2011).
  1. “Composites of air-stable magnesium nanoparticles and gas-selective polymer for hydrogen storage”, Ki-Joon Jeon, Hoi Ri Moon, Anne M. Ruminski, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, US Patent Application Number 61/437,456, LBNL Disclosure IB-2918 (2011).
  1. “Room temperature hydrogen storage using composites of magnesium nanoparticles containing metal catalysts encapsulated in gas-selective polymer”, Anne M. Ruminski, Alyssa Brand, Rizia Bardhan, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, ROI filing 2013-065 (2013).
  1. “Engineering bright, sub-10nm upconverting nanocrystals for single-molecule imaging”, Bruce E. Cohen, James P. Schuck, Daniel J. Gargas, Emory M. Chan, Alexis D. Ostrowski, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Delia J. Milliron, LBNL Disclosure IB-2013-146-01 (2014).
  1. “Self-doping materials for n-type organic thermoelectric applications”, Boris Russ, Fulvio Brunetti, Craig Hawker, Michael Chabinyc, Jeffrey J. Urban, and Rachel A. Segalman, UCB Disclosure BK-2014-134-1 (2014).
  1. “Graphene oxide/metal nanocrystal laminates: the atomic limit for safe, selective gas storage”, Eun Seon Cho, Anne M. Ruminski, Shaul Aloni, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, ROI filing 2015-017 (2014).
  1. “Graded thermoelectric materials and application thereof ”, Boris Russ, David Brown, Jared Lynch, Tristan Day, Nelson Coates, Ayaskanta Sahu, Jason Forster, G. Jeffrey Snyder, and Jeffrey J. Urban*, UCB Disclosure submitted (2014).