Ben Taber

Ph.D. Graduate Student
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Oregon
Advisor: Prof. George Nazin

Education

M.S. Applied Physics, University of Oregon, 2013
B.A. Physics, Colorado College, 2012

Publications

  1. Kislitsyn, D.A.; Taber, B.N.; Gervasi, C.F.; Zhang, L.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Prell, J.S.; Briseno, A.L.; Nazin, G.V.; "Oligothiophene Wires: Impact of Torsional Conformation on the Electronic Structure," Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2016, 18, 4842-4849.
  2. Kislitsyn, D.A.; Taber, B.N.; Gervasi, C.F.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Zhang, L.; Briseno, A.L.; Nazin, G.V.;  "Coverage-Dependent Self-Assembly Regimes of Alkyl-Substituted Thiophene Oligomers on Au(111): Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy," J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 26959–26967.
  3. Taber, B.N.; Kislitsyn, D.A.; Gervasi, C.F.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Zhang, L.; Briseno, A.L.; Nazin, G.V.;  "Adsorption-Induced Conformational Isomerization of Alkyl-Substituted Thiophene Oligomers on Au(111): Impact on the Interfacial Electronic Structure," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, 7, 15138–15142. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.5b03516)
  4. Carnes, M.E.; Knutson, C.C.; Nadarajah, A.; Jackson Jr., M.J.; Oliveri, A.F.; Norelli, K.M; Crockett, B.M.; Bauers, S.B.; Moreno-Luna, H.A.; Taber, B.N.; Pacheco, D.J.; Olson, J.Z.; Brevick, K.R.; Sheehan, C.E.; Johnson, D.W.; Boettcher, S.W.; "Electrochemical Synthesis of Flat-[Ga13-xInx(μ3-OH)6(μ-OH)18(H2O)24(NO3)15] Clusters as Aqueous Precursors for Solution-Processed Semiconductors," J. Mater. Chem. C 2014, 2, 8492. 

Posters and Presentations

  1. Taber, B.N. Impact of Conformational Isomerization on Oligothiophene Electronic Structure. Presentation. Center for Optical, Molecular, and Quantum Sciences Fall Symposium, McMinnville, OR, 2015.
  2. Taber, B.N.; Kislitsyn, D.A.; Gervasi, C.F,; Nazin, G.V.; A Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy Investigation of Didodecylquaterthiophene on Au(111). Poster. University of Oregon Graduate Research Forum, Eugene, OR, 2015.

Patents

  1. Cheng, K.; Khakifirooz, A.; Marshall, E.D.; Reznicek, A.; Taber B.N.; "Recessed source drain contact regions independent of device pitch by unmerged epitaxy on fin portions," United States Patent 9,214,462. Issued December 15, 2015

Contact

1253 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1253