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Postdoctoral research


Wexler, R. B.; Gautam, S. G.; Stechel, E. B.; Carter, E. A. Factors Governing Oxygen Vacancy Formation in Oxide Perovskites. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, Accepted. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.1c05570


Wexler, R. B.; Gautam, S. G.; Carter, E. A. Optimizing kesterite solar cells from Cu2ZnSnS4 to Cu2CdGe(S,Se)4. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2021, 9, 9882-9897. DOI: 10.1039/D0TA11603C


Kim, Y.-H.; Kim, S.; Kakekhani, A.; Park, J.; Park, J.-H.; Lee, D.; Heo, S.; Xu, H.; Wexler, R. B.; Jo, S.-H.; Lee, Y.-H.; Sadhanala, A.; Tan, P.; Martínez-Sarti, L.; Park, G.-S.; Kim, Y.-W.; Bin-Hu; Bolink, H. J.; Yoo, S.; Friend, R. H.; Rappe, A. M.; Lee, T.-W. Comprehensive defect suppression in perovskite nanocrystals for high-efficiency light-emitting diodes. Nat. Photonics, 2021, 15, 148-155. DOI: 10.1038/s41566-020-00732-4

Wexler, R. B.; Gautam, S. G.; Carter, E. A. Exchange-correlation functional challenges in modeling quaternary chalcogenides. Phys. Rev. B, 2020, 102, 054101 (1-11). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.102.054101

Graduate research


Wexler, R. B.; Qi, Y.; Rappe, A. M. Sr-induced dipole scatter in BaxSr1-xTiO3: Insights from a transferable-bond valence-based interatomic potential. Phys. Rev. B. 2019, 100, 174109 (1-9). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.100.174109

Ab Initio GCMC

Wexler, R. B.; Qiu, T.; Rappe, A. M. Automatic Prediction of Surface Phase Diagrams Using Ab Initio Grand Canonical Monte Carlo. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2019, 123 (4), pp 2321-2328. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b11093

Laursen, A. B.; Wexler, R. B.; Whitaker, M. J.; Izett, E. J.; Calvinho, K. U. D.; Hwang, S.; Rucker, R.; Wang, H.; Li, J.; Garfunkel, E.; Greenblatt, M.; Rappe, A. M.; Dismukes, G. C. Climbing the Volcano of Electrocatalytic Activity while Avoiding Catalyst Corrosion: Ni3P, a Hydrogen Evolution Electrocatalyst Stable in Both Acid and Alkali. ACS Catal. 2018, 8 (5), pp 4408-4419. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.7b04466

ML and HER

Wexler, R. B.; Martirez, J. M. P.; Rappe, A. M. Chemical Pressure-Driven Enhancement of the Hydrogen Evolving Activity of Ni2P from Nonmetal Surface Doping Interpreted via Machine Learning. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (13), pp 4678-4683. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b00947

ML and HER

Wexler, R. B.; Martirez, J. M. P.; Rappe, A. M. Active Role of Phosphorus in the Hydrogen Evolving Activity of Nickel Phosphide (0001) Surfaces. ACS Catal. 2017, 7 (11), pp 7718-7725. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.7b02761

Naylor, C. H.; Parkin, W. M.; Gao, Z.; Kang, H.; Noyan, M.; Wexler, R. B.; Tan, L. Z.; Kim, Y.; Kehayias, C. E.; Streller, F.; Zhou, Y. R.; Carpick, R.; Luo, Z.; Park, Y. W.; Rappe, A. M.; Drndic, M.; Kikkawa, J. M.; Johnson, A. T. C. Large-area synthesis of high-quality monolayer 1T’-WTe2 flakes. 2D Mater. 2017, 4 (2), 021008 (1-11). DOI: 10.1088/2053-1583/aa5921


Wexler, R. B.; Martirez, J. M. P.; Rappe, A. M. Stable Phosphorus-Enriched (0001) Surfaces of Nickel Phosphides. Chem. Mater. 2016, 28 (15), pp 5365-5372. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b01437

Undergraduate research

Wexler R. B.; Sohlberg, K. Models for the Temperature and Gas Partial Pressure Dependence of Conductance. Rev. Theor. Sci. 2016, 4 (2), pp 97-111. DOI: 10.1166/rits.2016.1051

Wexler, R. B.; Sohlberg, K. Role of Proton Hopping in Surface Charge Transport on Tin Dioxide As Revealed by the Thermal Dependence of Conductance. J. Phys. Chem. A 2014, 118 (51), pp 12031-12040. DOI: 10.1021/jp5076719

Levine, F.; Kayea III, R. V.; Wexler, R. B.; Sadvary, D. J.; Melick, C.; La Scala, J. Heats of combustion of fatty acids and fatty acid esters. J. Am. Oil Chem. Soc. 2014, 91 (2), pp 235-249. DOI: 10.1007/s11746-013-2367-0