Below are some of the latest publications from members of the GCRF START network. Please send any additions for this list to

Energy Materials

Vajjala Kesava, S., Hassan, Y, Privitera, A., Varambjia, A, Smith, H.J. & Riede, M.K. (2020) Azetidinium as cation in lead mixed halide perovskite nanocrystals of optoelectronic quality. AIP Advances 10, 025001

Tierney, G.F., Decarolis, D., Abdullah, N., Rogers, S.M., Hayama, S., Briceno de Gutierrez, M., Villa, A., Catlow, C.R.A., Collier, P., Dimitratos, N. & Wells, P.P. (2019) Extracting structural information of Au colloids at ultra-dilute concentrations: identification of growth during nanoparticle immobilization. Nanoscale Adv. 1, 2546-2552.

Li, W., Xiao, Z., Cai, J., Smith, J.A., Spooner, E.L.K., Kilbride, R.C., Game, O.S., Meng, X., Li, D., Zhang, H., Chen, M., Gurney, R.S., Liu, D., Jones, R.A.L., Lidzey, D.G., Ding, L. & Wang, T. (2019) Correlating the electron-donating core structure with morphology and performance of carbonoxygen-bridged ladder-type non-fullerene acceptor based organic solar cells. Nano Energy 61, 318-326.

Greenland, C., Shnier, A., Rajendran, S.K., Smith, J.A., Game, O.S., Wamwangi, D., Turnbull, G.A., Samuel, I.D.W., Billing, D.G. & Lidzey, D.G. (2019) Correlating Phase Behavior with Photophysical Properties in Mixed‐Cation Mixed‐Halide Perovskite Thin Films. Advanced Energy Materials 10, 1901350.

Otieno, F., Airo, M., Ganetsos, T., Erasmus, R.M., Billing, D.G., Quandt, A. & Wamwangi, D. (2019Role of oxygen concentrations on structural and optical properties of RF magnetron sputtered ZnO thin films. Opt Quant Electron 51359

Li, W., Xiao, Z., Smith, J.A., Cai, J., Li, D., Kilbride, R.C., Spooner, E.L.K., Game, O.S., Meng, X., Liu, D., Jones, R.A.L., Lidzey, D.G., Ding, L., & Wang, T. (2019) Enhancing the efficiency of PTB7-Th:COi8DFIC-based ternary solar cells with versatile third components. Applied Physics Reviews 6, 041405.

Warren, R., Privitera, A., Kaienburg, P., Lauritzen, A.E., Thimm, O., Nelson, J. & Riede, M.K. (2019Controlling energy levels and Fermi level en route to fully tailored energetics in organic semiconductorsNat Commun 10, 5538.

Otieno, F., Airo, M., Njoroge, E.G., Erasmus, R, Ganetsos, T., Quandt, A, Wamwangi, D & Billing, D.G. (2019) Effect of implantation of Sm+ ions into RF sputtered ZnO thin film. AIP Advances 9, 045210.

Structural Biology

Cozier, GE; Lubbe, L; Sturrock, ED; Acharya, KR. (2020) ACE-domain selectivity extends beyond direct interacting residues at the active site. Biochem J 477 (7): 1241–1259.

Tolmie, C., do Aido-Machado, R., Ferroni, F.M., Smit, M.S., Opperman, D.J. (2020) Natural Variation in the ‘Control Loop’ of BVMOAFL210 and Its Influence on Regioselectivity and SulfoxidationCatalysts 10, 339.

Lubbe, L., Sturrock, E.D. (2019) Interacting cogs in the machinery of the renin angiotensin system. Biophys Rev 11, 583–589.

Mulelu, A.E., Kirykowicz, A.M. & Woodward, J.D. (2019) Cryo-EM and directed evolution reveal how Arabidopsis nitrilase specificity is influenced by its quaternary structure. Commun Biol 2, 260.

Ebrecht, A.C., van der Bergh, N., Harrison, S.T.L., Smit, M.S., Sewell, B.T. & Opperman, D.J. (2019Biochemical and structural insights into the cytochrome P450 reductase from Candida tropicalis. Sci Rep 9, 20088.

Publications about the GCRF START project:

Goldsmith, L.C., Nicklin, C. (2019GCRF START Launch Event. Synchrotron Radiation News32:3, 4-6