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List of Publications, ORCID: 0000-0001-6100-7263


Publications from Post-Doctoral Studies (EPFL)

33) Kanda, H.; Shibayama, N.; Abuhelaiqa, M.; Paek, S.H.; Kaneko R.; Sutanto, A.A.; Klipfel, N.; Carmona, C.R.; Hucakba, A.J.; Kim, H.B; Momblona, C.M.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. "Passivation effect: high performance perovskite solar cells using Poly(bisphenol A anhydride-co-1,3-phenylenediamine)" Manuscript Submitted.

32) Kim, H.B.; Pei, M.Y.; Paek, S.H.; Sutanto, A.A.; Queloz, V.I.E.; Huckaba, A.J.; Cho, K.T.; Yun, H.J.; Yang, H.C.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. "2-Dimensional Perovskite as a Hole Transporting Layer for Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells." Manuscript Submitted.

31) Kim, M.; Lee, S.Y.; Yoo, S.M.; Pae, S.H.k; Lee, Y.H.; Cho, K.T.; Zimmermann, I.; Kim, H.Y.; Kim, B.S.; Song, M.K.; Shin, T.H.; Kim, K.S.; Huckaba, A.J.; Lee, H.J., Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Growing Nanoscale CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Sensitizers for Mesoporous TiO2-Based Solar Cells with Successive Precursor Layer Adsorption and Reaction (SPLAR) Process.” Energy Technology, Manuscript Accepted, 2019. DOI: 10.1002/ente.201901186. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ente.201901186

30) Kanda, H.; Shibarama, N.; Huckaba, A.J.; Lee, Y.L.; Paek, S.H.; Klipfel, N.; Carmona, R.C.; Queloz, V.I.E.; Grancini, G.; Zhang, Y.; Abuhelaiqa, M.; Cho, K.T.;, Li, M.; Mensi, M. D.; Kinge, S.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. "Band-bending induced passivation: high performance and stable perovskite solar cells using a perhydropoly(silazane) precursor." Energy & Environmental Science, 2019, Advance Article, DOI: 10.1039/C9EE02028D. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2020/ee/c9ee02028d#!divAbstract

29) Peng, L.; Yang S.; Jawahery, S.; Moosave, S. M.; Huckaba, A.J.; Asgari, M.; Oveisi, E.; Nazeeruddin, M.K.; Smit, B.; Queen, W.L. “Preserving the Porosity of Mesoporous Metal-Organic Frameworks Through the Introduction of  Polymer Guests.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141, 31, 12397-12405. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jacs.9b05967

28) Abuhelaiqa, M.; Paek, S.H.; Lee, Y.H.; Heo, S.; Oveisi, E.; Huckaba, A.J.; Kanda, H.; Kim, H.B.; Zhang, Y.; Humphry-Baker, R.; Kinge, S.; Asiri, A.; Nazeeruddin, M.K.; “Stable perovskite solar cells using tin acetylacetonate based electron transporting layers.” Energy & Environmental Science. Advance Article doi: 10.1039/C9EE00453J.  https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2019/ee/c9ee00453j#!divAbstract

27) Huckaba, A.J.; Lee, Y.; Xia, R.; Paek, S.; Bassetto, V.C.; Oveisi, E.; Lesch, A.; Kinge, S.; Dyson, P.J.; Girault, H.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Inkjet-Printed Mesoporous TiO2 and Perovskite Layers for High Efficiency Perovskite Solar Cells.” Manuscript Deposited on ChemRxiv 25 Sep 2018. Energy Technology, 2019, 7, 2, 317-324. doi.org/10.26434/chemrxiv.7127066.v1 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ente.201800905

26) Hallani, R. K.; Hamidabdi, V.F.; Huckaba, A.J., Galliani, G.; Babaei, A; La-Placa, M.G.; Bahari, A.; Sessolo, M.; Nazeeruddin, M.K.; McCulloch, I.; Bolink, H.J. “New cross-linkable 9,10-diphenylanthracene derivative as wide bandgap host for solution-processed organic light-emitting diodes.” Journal of Materials Chemistry C. 2018, 6, 12948-12954. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2018/tc/c8tc05013a#!divAbstract

25) Babaei, A.; Rakstys, K.; Guelen, S.; Fallah Hamidabadi, V.; La-Placa, M.-G.; Martínez-Sarti, L.; Sessolo, M.; Huckaba, A.J.; Gaudin, O. P. M.; Schanen, V.; Nazeeruddin, M.K.; Bolink, H.J. “Solution Processed Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Using a Triazatruxene Crosslinkable Hole Transporting Material.” RSC Adv. 2018, 8, 62, 35719–35723.https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2018/RA/C8RA07184E#!divAbstract

24) Lee, H.J; Cho, K.T.; Paek, S.H.; Lee Y.H.; Huckaba, A.J.; Queloz, V.E.; Zimmermann, I.; Grancini, G.; Oveisi, O.; Yoo, S.M.; Lee, S.Y.; Shin, T.H.; Kim, M.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “A Facile Preparative Route of Nanoscale Perovskites over Mesoporous Metal Oxide Films and Their Applications to Photosensitizers and Light-Emitters.” Adv. Functional Mater. Published on the Web August 1, 2018, doi:10.1002/adfm.201803801. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/adfm.201803801

23) Lee, Y.; Lee, S.; Seo, G.; Paek, S.; Cho, K.T.; Huckaba A.J., Calizzi M., Choi D.W.; Park, J.S.; Lee D.; Lee H.J.; Asiri, A.M.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Efficient Planar Perovskite Solar Cells Using Passivated Tin Oxide as an Electron Transport Layer.” Advanced Science. 2018, Published on the Web 25 March 2018, doi:10.1002/advs.201800130. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/advs.201800130

22) Huckaba, A.J.; Senes, A.; Agahazada, S.; Babaei, A.; Meskers, S. C. J.; Zimmermann, I.;  Schouwink, P.; Gasilova, N; Janssen, R. A. J.; Bolink, H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K. “Exploration of Bis(Arylimidazole) Iridium Picolinate Complexes” ACSOmega 2018, 3, 2673-2682, First Deposited on ChemRxiv (2017) doi:10.26434/chemrxiv.5331460.v1. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/acsomega.8b00137

21) Drigo, N.; Paek, S. H.; Huckaba, A.J.; Schouwink, P.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Approaches for selective synthesis of ullazine donor-acceptor systems.” Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 17209.  https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/chem.201704694

20) Huckaba, A.J.; Ralaiarosa, M.; Cho, K.T.; Koch, N.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Intercalation Makes the Difference with TiS2: Boosting Electrocatalytic Water Oxidation Activity Through Co Incorporation.” Journal of Materials Research (Invited Article).  2017, 33, 5, 528-537. https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-materials-research/article/intercalation-makes-the-difference-with-tis2-boosting-electrocatalytic-water-oxidation-activity-through-co-intercalation/0B05D77FB7AD71C72EB23BD14A98CF74

19) Huckaba, A.J.; Gharibzadeh, S.; Ralaiarisoa, M.; Roldano-Carmona, C.; Grancini, G.; Lee, Y.; Amsalem, P.; Mohammadian, N.; Plichta, E. J.; Koch, N.; Mashaii, A.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “TiS2 Hole Transport Material for Perovskite Solar Cells.” Small Methods. 2017, 1700250. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/smtd.201700250

18) Huckaba, A.J.; Paek, S. H.; Grancini, G.; Bastola, E.; Cho, K. T.; Lee, Y. H.; Bhandari, K. P.; Baliff, C.; Ellingson, R. J.; Nazeeruddin, M. K. “Exceedingly Cheap Perovskite Solar Cells Using Iron Pyrite Hole Transport Materials.” ChemistrySelect 2016, Published Online October 12, 2016. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/slct.201601378

17) Aghazada, S.; Huckaba, A. J.; Pertegas Ojeda, A.; Babaei, A.; Grancini, G.; Zimmermann, I.; Bolink, H.; Nazeeruddin, M. K. “Molecular Engineering of Iridium Blue Emitters Using Aryl N‐Heterocyclic Carbene Ligands.” European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 32, 5089-5097. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/ejic.201600971

16) Yusoff, A.R.B.M.; Huckaba A. J.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Phosphorescent Neutral Iridium (III) Complexes for Organic Light Emitting Diodes.” Topics in Current Chemistry 2017, 375, 2, 9. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s41061-017-0126-7

15) Huckaba, A.J.; Nazeeruddin, M.K.; “Strategies for Tuning Emission Energy in Phosphorescent Ir (III) Complexes.” Comments on Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 1-29. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02603594.2016.1207064

14) Wu, K. L.; Huckaba, A. J.; Clifford, J.N.; Yang, Y. W.; Yella, A.; Palomeres, E.; Grätzel, M.; Chi, Y.; Nazeeruddin, M.K. “Molecularly Engineered Ru (II) Sensitizers Compatible with Cobalt (II/III) Redox Mediators for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.” Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55, 15, 7388-7395. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b00427

Publications from Doctoral Studies (Ole Miss)

13)Huckaba, A.J.; Shirley, H.; Lamb, R.; Guertin, S.; Aurtry, S.; Cheema, H.; Talukdar, K.; Jones, T.; Jurss, J. W.; Dass, A.; Hammer, N. I.; Schmehl, R. H.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H. “An Air-Stable Mononuclear Tungsten Photocatalyst for H2 Production.” ACS Catalysis 2018, 8, 4838-4847. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acscatal.7b04242

12) L. E. McNamara, T. A. Rill, A. J. Huckaba, V. Ganeshraj, J. Gayton, R. A. Nelson, E. A. Sharpe, A. Dass, N. I. Hammer and J. H. Delcamp, “Indolizine-Squaraines: NIR Fluorescent Materials with Molecular Engineered Stokes Shifts,” Chemistry—A European Journal, 2017, 23, 51, 12494-12501. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/chem.201702209

11) Liyanage, N.P.; Dulaney, H.A.; Huckaba, A.J.; Jurss, J.W.; Delcamp, J. H. “Electrocatalystic Reduction of CO2 to CO with Re-Pyridyl-NHCs: Proton source Influence on Rates and Product Selectivities.” Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55, 12, 6085-6094. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b00626

10) Huckaba, A.J.; Yella, A.; McNamara, L. E.; Steen, A. E.; Murphy, J. S.; Carpenter, C.; Puneky, G.D.; Hammer, N. I.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M.; Delcamp, J. H. “Molecular Design Principles for Near‐Infrared Absorbing and Emitting Indolizine Dyes.” Chemistry – A European Journal 2016, 22, 43, 15536-15542. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/chem.201603165

9)Huckaba, A. J.; Yella, A.; Brogdon, P.; Murphy, J. S.; Nazeeruddin, M. K.; Grätzel, M; Delcamp, J. H. “A Low Recombination Rate Sensitizer for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.” Chemical Communications 2016, 52, 8424-8427.https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2016/cc/c6cc02247b#!divAbstract

8) Huckaba, A. J.; Sharpe, E. A.; Delcamp, J. H. “Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2 with Re-Pyridyl-NHCs.” Inorganic Chemistry 2015, 55, 2, 682-690. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b02015


7)  Huckaba, A.J., Giordano, F. McNamara, L. E., Dreux, K. Hammer, N. I., Tchumper, G. S., Zakeeruddin, S. M., Gratzel, M., Nazeeruddin, M. K., Delcamp, J. H. “Indolizine-Based Donors as Organic Sensitizer Coponents for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.” Advanced Energy Materials 2015, 5, 7. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/aenm.201401629

6) Jupally, V. R.; Dharmaratne, A. C.; Crasto, D.; Huckaba, A. J.; Kumara, C.; Nimmala, P. R.; Kothalawala, N.; Delcamp, J. H.; Dass, A. “Au137(SR)56 Nanomolecules: Composition, Optical Spectroscopy, Electrochemistry, and Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2.” Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 9895-9898. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2014/cc/c4cc03424d#!divAbstract

5)Howell, T.O.; Huckaba, A. J.;  Hollis, T. K. “An Efficient Synthesis of Bis-1,3-(3′-aryl-N-heterocycl-1′-yl)arenes as CCC-NHC Pincer Ligand Precursors.” Organic Letters 2014 16, 9, 2570-2572. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ol5007407 

4) Huckaba, A. J.; Hollis, T. K.; Reilly, S. W. “Homobimetallic Rh NHC Complexes as Versatile Catalysts for Hydrosilylation of a Multitude of Substrates in the Presence of Ambient Air." Organometallics 2013 32, 21, 6248-6256. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/om400452q

3) Huckaba, A. J.; Cao, B.; Hollis, T. K.; Valle, H. U.; Kelly, J. T.; Hammer, N. I.; Oliver, A. G.; Webster, C. E. “Platinum CCC-NHC benzimidazolyl pincer complexes: synthesis, characterization, photostability, and theoretical investigation of a blue-green emitter.” Dalton Trans. 2013, 42, 8820. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2013/DT/C3DT50438G

2) Huckaba, A. J.; Hollis, T. K.; Howell, T. O.; Valle, H. U.; Wu, Y. “Synthesis and Characterization of a 1,3-Phenylene-Bridged N-Alkyl Bis(benzimidazole) CCC-NHC Pincer Ligand Precursor: Homobimetallic Silver and Rhodium Complexes and the Catalytic Hydrosilylation of Phenylacetylene.” Organometallics 2013, 32, 63. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/om3008037


1) Erwin, S.; Huckaba, A. J.; He, K. S.; McCarthy, M. “Matrix Model analysis of Invasive Plant Species Alternanthera Philoxeroides,” Journal of Plant Ecology 2012, 6, 150. https://academic.oup.com/jpe/article/6/2/150/920498