Sarah Burke

Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry & Department of Physics and Astronomy

Current Projects

  • Energetic landscapes of organic heterojunctions
  • Light-matter interactions in organic semiconductors on a single molecule level using SPM
  • Quasiparticle interference: understanding interactions with defects and mapping electronic properties of novel 2D materials and electronic states
  • Dynamics of charge separation in organic solar cells using time- and angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy
  • Molecular imaging of heterogeneous catalysis in action

Selected Publications

  1. DeJong, A. J. A. Price, E. Mårsell, G. Tom, G. D. Nguyen, E. R. Johnson S. A. Burke. Small molecule binding to surface-supported single-site transition-metal reaction centers. Nature Commun. 13, 7407(2022).
  2. M. Mayder, C.M. Tonge, G.D. Nguyen, R. Hojo, N.R. Paisley, J. Yu, G. Tom, S.A. Burke, Z.M. Hudson. Design of High-Performance Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Emitters Containing s-Triazine and s-Heptazine with Molecular Orbital Visualization by STM. Chem. Mater. 34, 2624 (2022).
  3. Nigge, A.C. Qu, É. Lantagne-Hurtubise, E. Mårsell, S. Link, C. Gutiérrez, G. Tom, M. Zonno, M. Michiardi, M. Schneider, S. Zhdanovich, G. Levy, U. Starke, D. Bonn, S.A. Burke, M. Franz, A. Damascelli. Room temperature strain-induced Landau levels in graphene on a wafer-scale platform. Sci. Adv. 5, eaaw5593 (2019).