• April 2017

Congratulations to group member Dr. Meghan Teunis-McLeod for her successful Ph.D. thesis defense!

• March 2017

Sardar Group welcomes Hector Oyem, visiting PhD student from Newcastle University, United Kingdom.

• March 2017

Congratulations to graduate student Meghan Teunis McLeod for winning the 2017 IUPUI Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology Dissertation Award.

• March 2017

The Sardar Group, in conjunction with Elli Lilly and ACS, helps excite girls about science and technology at the Woman & High Tech and Conner Prairie Passport to Hi-Tech.

• March 2017

Graduate students Meghan Teunis McLeod and Thakshila Liyange present at Pittcon 2017.

• February 2017

Congratulations to undergrad Sidney Shaffer for being named to the 2017 IUPUI Top 100.

• February 2017

Sardar Group helps prepare 7th and 8th graders for the Chemical Education Foundation You be the Chemist Challenge.


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Achieving Biosensing at Attomolar Concentrations of Cardiac Troponin T in Human Biofluids by Developing a Label-Free Nanoplasmonic Analytical Assay. Liyanage, T.; #Sangha, A.; and *Sardar, R. Analyst. 2017.

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Programmable Colloidal Approach to Hierarchical Structures of Methylammonium Lead Bromide Perovskite Nanocrystals with Bright Photoluminescent Properties. Teunis, M.B.; Johnson, M.A.; Muhoberac B.B.; Seifert, S.; and *Sardar, R. Chemistry of Materials. 2017, 29 (8), 3526-3537.

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Ultrashort, angstrom-scale decay of surface enhanced Raman scattering hot spots. Joshi, G. K.; White, S, L.; Johnson, M. A.; *Sardar, R.; *Jain, P. K. J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120, 24973-24981.

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Pure white-light emitting ultrasmall organic-inorganic hybrid perovskite nanoclusters. Teunis, M. B.; Lawrence, K. N.; Dutta, P.; Siegel, A. P.; *Sardar, R. Nanoscale 2016, 8, 17433-17439.

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Dual Role of electron-accepting metal-carboxylate ligands: Reversible expansion of exciton delocalization and passivation of nonradiative trap-states in molecule-like CdSe nanocrystals. Lawrence, K. N.; Dutta, P.; Nagaraju, M.; Teunis, M. B.; Muhoberac, B.;  *Sardar, R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 12813-12825.

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Mesoscale growth and ssembly of bright luminescent organolead halide perovskite quantum wires. Teunis, M. B.; Jana, A.; Dutta, P.; Johnson, M. A.; Mandal, M.; Muhoberac, B.;  *Sardar, R. Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 5043-5054. Most-accessed paper (no. 7), August-September, 2016.

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Investigating the control by quantum confinement and surface ligand coating of photocatalytic efficiency in chalcopyrite copper indium diselenide nanocrystals. Jana, A.; Lawrence, K. N.; Teunis, M. B.; Mandal, M.; Kumbhar, A.; *Sardar, R. Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 1107-1120. (A.J. and K.N.L. contributed equally to this work).

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Label-free nanoplasmonic-based short noncoding RNA sensing at attomolar concentration allows for quantitative assay of microRNA-10b in biological fluids and circulating exosomes. Joshi, G. K.; Deitz-McElyea, S.; Liyanage, T.; Lawrence, K. N.; $Mali, S.; *Sardar, R.; *Korc, M. ACS Nano. 2015, 9, 11075-11089. Most-accessed paper (no. 16), November 2015-September, 2016.