October 30, 2017, our work “Manganese-Doped One-Dimensional Organic Lead Bromide Perovskites with Bright White Emissions” has been accepted for publication in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.
October 18, 2017, our collaborative work with Dr. Yingzhong Ma at ORNL, “Solvent Effect on the Photoinduced Structural Change of a Phosphorescent Molecular Butterfly”, has been accepted for publication in Chemistry-A European Journal
October 16, 2017, our work “Bulk Assembly of Organic Metal Halide Nanotubes” has been accepted for publication in Chemical Science
July 06, 2017, our work “Low-Dimensional Organic Tin Bromide Perovskites and Their Photoinduced Structural Transformation” has been published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition. FSU has a news story about our work, which has also been mentioned in a number medias, including Phys.org, Follownews, etc.
June 26, 2017, Prof. Biwu Ma has been awarded another three year NSF grant entitled "Low Dimensional Organometal Halide Perovskites" for a total of $428,650.
June 13, 2017, Prof. Biwu Ma has been awarded a three year NSF grant entitled "Multi-Excited-State Phosphorescent Molecules With Photoinduced Structural Changes" for a total of $363,682.
January 30, 2017, Dr. Haoran Lin joined the group as a Postdoc Research Fellow. Dr. Lin received B.S. from Peking University in 2012 and Ph.D. from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2017.
January 12, 2017, our paper with Dr. Haibo Zeng's group "Two-Dimensional Metal Halide Perovskites: Theory, Synthesis, and Optoelectronics" has been published in Small Methods.
January 04, 2017, our work "One-dimensional organic lead halide perovskites with efficient bluish white-light emission" has been published in Nature Communications. FSU has a news story about our work, which has also been mentioned in a number medias, including Phys.org, EurekAlert, etc. .
June 10, 2016, our work "A Solution Processed Organometal Halide Perovskite Hole Transport Layer for Efficient Organic Light Emitting Diodes" has been published in Advanced Electronic Materials. The results are highlighted in Materials Views China.
March 03, 2016, our work regarding luminescent nanoscale Quasi-2D perovskites in Chemical Communications is selected as one of the covers of Issue 20, 2016.
February 02, 2016, our work "Highly Luminescent Nanoscale Quasi-2D Layered Lead Bromide Perovskites with Tunable Emissions" has been accepted for publication in Chemical Communications. Congratulations to Zhao Yuan and Yu Shu.
November 24,2015, WCTV has highlighted our perovskite LED work (with Dr. Hanwei Gao’s group) in their news report "FSU Researchers Develop 'New Generation' LED".
November 19,2015, Our work with Dr. Hanwei Gao’s group “Bright light-emitting diodes based on organometal halide perovskite nanoplatelets” has been published in Advanced Materials. FSU has a news story about our work on the university front page, which has also been mentioned in a number of medias, including ScienceDaily, Phys.org, etc.
September 30, 2015, Nicholas K. Doyle and Joshua R. Messier joined our group, welcome!
August 03, 2015, ChemistryWorld has highlighted our work in a report "Phosphorescent 'butterfly' molecules' glow tuned".
July 23, 2015, our work “Precise Design of Phosphorescent Molecular Butterflies with tunable Photoinduced Structural Change and Dual Emission” has been published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition. The work is also highlighted on the journal’s front cover. FSU has a news story about our work on the university front page, which has also been mentioned in a number of medias, including Nanowerk, ScienceDaily, ASM International, AZO Materials, etc.
July 15, 2015, Yuan Lin defended her M.S. thesis entitled “Phosphorescent Molecules with Photoinduced Structural Change for Temperature and Viscosity Sensing”. Congratulations to Yuan Lin, the first student graduated with M.S. degree in our group at FSU.
March 22, 2015, Dr. Biwu Ma gave an invited talk in the session of ACS Award in the Chemistry of Materials: Symposium in Honor of Mark E. Thompson.
March 1, 2015, Dr. Zhao Yuan joined the group, welcome!
September 2014, Dr. Biwu Ma gave a seminar talk, Photoactive Molecules for Solar Energy Conversion, at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at FAMU-FSU College of Engineering.
August 2014, our paper on phosphorescent molecular butterfly has been published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition. FSU has a news story about our work on the university front page, which has also been highlighted in a number of medias.
August 2014, three graduate students, Yuan Lin, Yu Shu and Chenkun Zhou, joined the group.
August 2014, Dr. Biwu Ma gave a presentation, Molecular Butterfly with Two Excited States for Phase Transfer Sensing and White Emission, at 248th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco.