Dr. Paul Archer




Education

  • 2008 Ph.D. University of Washington, Seattle, WA with Prof. D.R. Gamelin
  • 2003 B.A. Chemistry, Carleton College, Northfield, MN, Cum Laude



Awards & Honors

  • 2004 Rabinovitch Graduate Student Fellowship Award
  • 2003 Richard Ramette Teaching Award



PUBLICATIONS

2011

Bacher, G.; Schneider, L.; Beaulac, R.; Archer, P. I.; Gamelin, D. R. "Magnetic Polaron Formation Dynamics in Mn2+- Doped Colloidal Nanocrystals up to Room Temperature." J. Korean Phys. Soc., 2011, 58, 1261-1266. (view)

2009

Beaulac, R.; Schneider, L.; Archer, P. I.; Bacher, G.; Gamelin, D. R. "Light-Induced Spontaneous Magnetization in Doped Colloidal Quantum Dots." Science, 2009, 325, 973-976. (view)

2008

Beaulac, R.; Archer, P. I.; Ochsenbein, S. T.; Gamelin, D. R. "Mn2+-Doped CdSe Quantum Dots: New Inorganic Materials for Spin-Electronics and Spin-Photonics." Advanced Functional Materials, 2008, 18, 3873-3891 (Feature Article). (view)

Beaulac, R.; Archer, P. I.; van Rijssel, J.; Meijerink, A.; Gamelin, D. R. "Exciton Storage by Mn2+ in Colloidal Mn2+-Doped CdSe Quantum Dots." Nano Letters, 2008, 8, 2949-2953. (view)

Beaulac, R.; Archer, P. I.; Gamelin, D. R."Luminescence in Colloidal Mn2+-Doped Semiconductor Nanocrystals." J. Solid State Chem. 2008, 181, 1582-1589. (view)

Beaulac, R.; Archer, P. I.; Liu, X.; Lee, S.; Salley, G. M.; Dobrowolska, M. ; Furdyna, J. K.; Gamelin, D. R. "Spin-Polarizable Excitonic Luminescence in Colloidal Mn2+-Doped CdSe Quantum Dots." Nano Letters, 2008, 8, 1197-1201. (view)

2007

Archer, P. I.; Santangelo, S. A.; Gamelin, D. R. "Inorganic Cluster Syntheses of TM2+-Doped Quantum Dots (CdSe, CdS, CdSe/CdS): Physical Property Dependence on Dopant Locale." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 9808-9818. (view)

Archer, P. I.; Santangelo, S. A.; Gamelin, D. R. "Direct Observation of sp-d Exchange Interactions in Colloidal Mn2+- and Co2+-Doped CdSe Quantum Dots." Nano Letters, 2007, 7, 1037-1043. (view)

Santangelo, S. A.; Hinds, E. A.; Vlaskin, V. A.; Archer, P. I.; Gamelin, D. R. "Bimodal Bond-Length Distributions in Cobalt-Doped CdSe, ZnSe, and Cd1-xZnxSe Quantum Dots." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 3973-3978. (view)

Archer, P. I.; Gamelin, D. R. "Chemical Approaches using Nanocrystals to Control Lattice Defect Formation and Explore the High-TC Ferromagnetism of Oxide Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors." Chapter in Magnetism in New Semiconducting and Insulating Oxides, edited by N. H. Hong, 2007, Research Signpost Press. (Invited Review)

2006

Archer, P. I.; Gamelin, D. R. "Controlled Grain-Boundary Defect Formation and its Role in the High-TC Ferromagnetism of Ni2+:SnO2." J. Appl. Phys., 2006, 99, 08M107. (view)

2005

Archer, P. I.; Radovanovic, P. V.; Heald, S. M.; Gamelin, D. R. "Low-Temperature Activation and Deactivation of High-TC Ferromagnetism in a New Diluted Magnetic Semiconductor: Ni2+-Doped SnO2." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127, 14479-14487. (view)