Heidi Nelson

Office: CHB 212
e-mail: hdnelson@uw.edu


  • 2012 B.S. Chemistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Awards & Honors

  • 2014 American Chemical Society Physical Chemistry Division Outstanding Student Poster Award
  • 2013 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
  • 2011 Heisig-Gleysteen Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship



Nelson, H. D.; Bradshaw, L. R.; Barrows, C. J.; Vlaskin, V. A.; Gamelin, D. R. "Picosecond Dynamics of Excitonic Magnetic Polarons in Colloidal Diffusion-Doped Cd1-xMnxSe Quantum Dots." ACS Nano 2015, accepted. (view)

Knowles, K. E.; Nelson, H. D.; Kilburn, T. B.; Gamelin, D. R. "Singlet-Triplet Splittings in the Luminescent Excited States of Colloidal Cu+:CdSe, Cu+:InP, and CuInS2 Nanocrystals: Charge-Transfer Configurations and Self-Trapped Excitons." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, accepted. (view)


Bantz, K. C.; Nelson, H. D.; Haynes, C. L. "Plasmon-Enabled Study of Self-Assembled Alkanethiol Ordering on Roughened Ag Substrates." J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116, 3585-3593.