Publications

Prior to UC Berkeley (post-doctoral, graduate, & undergraduate research)

(24)     Day, R. W.; Bediako, D. K.; Rezaee, M.; Parent, L. R.; Skorupskii, G.; Arguilla, M. Q.; Hendon, C. H.; Stassen, I.; Gianneschi, N. C.; Kim, P.; Dincă, M. ACS Central Sci., in press (Preprint available at https://doi.org/10.26434/chemrxiv.9741146.v1)

"Single crystals of electrically conductive 2D MOFs: structural and electrical transport properties"

(23)     Chaudary, K.; Tamagnone, M.; Rezaee, M.; Bediako, D. K.; Ambrosio, A.; Kim, P.; Capasso, F. Sci. Adv. 2019, 5, eaau7171.
“Engineering phonon polaritons in van der Waals heterostructures to enhance in-plane optical anisotropy”

(22)     Brodsky, C. N.; Bediako, D. K.; Shi, C.; Keane, T. P.; Costentin, C.; Billinge, S. J. L.; Nocera, D. G. ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2019, 2, 3–12.
“Proton–electron conductivity in thin films of a cobalt-oxygen evolving catalyst”

(21)     Bediako, D. K.; Rezaee, M.; Yoo, H.; Larson, D. T.; Zhao, S.-Y.; Taniguchi, T.; Watanabe, K.; Brower-Thomas T.; Kaxiras, E.; Kim, P. Nature 2018, 558, 425–429.
“Heterointerface effects in the electrointercalation of van der Waals heterostructures”

(20)     Zhao, S.-Y.; Elbaz, G. A.; Bediako, D. K.; Efetov, D. K.; Guo, Y.; Ravichandran, J.; Min, K.-A.; Hong, S.; Taniguchi, T.; Watanabe, K.; Brus, L. E.; Roy, X.; Kim, P. Nano Lett. 2018, 18, 460–466.
“Controlled electrochemical intercalation of graphene/h-BN van der Waals heterostructures”

(19)     Li, N.;* Bediako, D. K.;* Hadt, R. G.; Hayes, D.; Kempa, T. J.; von Cube, F.; Bell, D. C.; Chen, L. X.; Nocera, D. G. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2017, 114, 1486–1491. (* denotes equal author contribution)
“Influence of iron doping on tetravalent nickel content in catalytic oxygen evolving films”

(18)     Bediako, D. K.; Ullman, A. M.; Nocera, D. G. Catalytic Oxygen Evolution by Cobalt Oxido Thin Films. In Topics in Current Chemistry; Tuysuz, H. & Chan, C. K. Eds.; Springer Int. Publishing AG: Cham, Switzerland, 2016; pp. 173–213.

(17)     Kempa, T. J.;* Bediako, D. K.;* Kim, S.-K.;* Park, H.-G.; Nocera, D. G. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.2015, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2015112, 5309–5313. (* denotes equal author contribution)
“High-throughput patterning of photonic structures with tunable periodicity”

(16)     Kempa, T. J.; Bediako, D. K.; Jones, E. C.; Lieber, C, M.; Nocera, D. G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015137, 3739–3742.
“Facile, rapid, and large-area periodic patterning of semiconductor substrates with sub-micron inorganic structures”

(15)     Torella, J. P.; Gagliardi, C. J.; Chen, J. S.; Bediako, D. K.; Colón, B.; Way, J. C.; Silver, P. A.; Nocera, D. G. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2015112, 2337–2342.
“Efficient solar-to-fuels production from a hybrid microbial-water-splitting catalyst system”

(14)     Dogutan, D. K.; Bediako, D. K.; Graham, D. J.; Lemon, C. M.; Nocera, D. G. J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines 201519, 1–8.
“Proton-coupled electron transfer chemistry of hangman macrocycles: Hydrogen and oxygen evolution reactions”

(13)     Ullman, A. M.; Liu, Y.; Huynh, M.; Bediako, D. K.; Wang, H.; Anderson, B. L.; Powers, D. C.; Breen, J. J.; Abruña, H. D.; Nocera, D. G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014136, 17681–17688.
“Water oxidation by Co(II) impurities in Co(III)4O4 cubanes”

(12)     Bediako, D. K.; Solis, B. H.; Dogutan, D. K.; Roubelakis, M. M.; Maher, A. G.; Lee, C. H.; Chambers, M. B.; Hammes-Schiffer, S.; Nocera, D. G. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2014111, 15001–15006.
“Role of pendant proton relays and proton-coupled electron transfer on the hydrogen evolution reaction by nickel hangman porphyrins”

(11)     Huynh, M.; Bediako, D. K.; Liu, Y.; Nocera, D. G. J. Phys. Chem. C. 2014118, 17142–17152.
“Nucleation and growth mechanisms of an electrodeposited manganese oxide oxygen evolution catalyst”

(10)     Huynh, M.; Bediako, D. K.; Nocera, D. G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014136, 6002–6010.
“A functionally stable manganese oxide oxygen evolution catalyst in acid”

(9)     Bediako, D. K.; Costentin, C.; Jones, E. C.; Nocera, D. G.; Savéant, J.-M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013135, 10492−10502.
“Proton–electron transport and transfer in electrocatalytic films. Application to a cobalt-based O2-evolution catalyst”

(8)     Farrow, C. L.; Bediako, D. K.; Surendranath, Y.; Nocera, D. G.; Billinge, S. J. L. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013135, 6403–6406.
“Intermediate-range structure of self-assembled cobalt-based oxygen evolution catalyst”

(7)     Bediako, D. K.; Surendranath, Y.; Nocera, D. G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013135, 3662−3674.
“Mechanistic studies of the oxygen evolution reaction mediated by a nickel−borate thin film electrocatalyst”

(6)     Surendranath, Y.; Bediako, D. K.; Nocera, D. G. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2013109, 15617–15621.
“Interplay of oxygen evolution kinetics and photovoltaic power curves on the construction of artificial leaves”

(5)      Bediako, D. K.; Lassalle-Kaiser, B.; Surendranath, Y.; Yano, J.; Yachandra, V. K.; Nocera, D. G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012134, 6801–6809.
“Structure–activity correlations in a nickel–borate oxygen evolution catalyst”

(4)     Roubelakis, M. M.; Bediako, D. K.; Dogutan, D. K.; Nocera, D. G. Energy Environ. Sci. 20125, 7737–7740.
“Proton-coupled electron transfer kinetics for the hydrogen evolution reaction of hangman porphyrins”

(3)     Dogutan, D. K.; Bediako, D. K.; Teets, T. S.; Schwalbe, M.; Nocera, D. G. Org. Lett. 201012, 1036–1039.
“Efficient microwave assisted synthesis of hangman porphyrins”

(2)     McNitt, K. A.; Parimal, K.; Share, A. I.; Fahrenbach, A. C.; Witlicki, E. H.; Pink, M.; Bediako, D. K.; Plaisier, C. L.; Le, N.; Heeringa, L. P.; Vander Griend, D. A.; Flood, A. H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009131, 1305–1313.
“Reduction of a redox-active ligand drives switching in a Cu(I) pseudorotaxane by a bimolecular mechanism”

(1)     Vander Griend, D. A.; Bediako, D. K.; DeVries, M. J.; DeJong, N.A.; Heeringa, L. P.; Inorg. Chem. 200847, 656–662.
“Detailed spectroscopic, thermodynamic and kinetic characterization of nickel(II) complexes with 2,2'-bipyridine and 1,10-phenanthroline attained via equilibrium-restricted factor analysis”