List of Publications

2021

[118] D.M. Niedzwiedzki; Photophysical Properties of N719 and Z907 Dyes, Benchmark Sensitizers for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, at Room and Low Temperature, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, in press

[117] H.Y.S. Chen, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, A. Bandyopadhyay, S. Biswas, H.B. Pakrasi, A novel mode of photoprotection medated by a cystine residue in the chlorophyll protein IsiA, mBio (2021), DOI: 10.1128/mBio.03663-20

[116] D.J. K. Swainsbury, P. Qian, P. J. Jackson, K.M. Faries, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, E.C. Martin,  D.A. Farmer,  L.A. Malone, R. F. Thompson,  N. A. Ranson7,  D. P. Canniffe, M. J. Dickman,  D. Holten,  C. Kirmaier,  A. Hitchcock and  C. N. Hunter. Structures of Rhodopseudomonas palustris RC-LH1 complexes with open or closed quinone channels, Science Advances (2021), Vol. 7, no. 3, eabe2631

2020

[115] Magdaong, N. C. M., M. Taniguchi, J. R. Diers, D. M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, J. S. Lindsey, D. F. Bocian and D. Holten . Photophysical Properties and Electronic Structure of Zinc(II) Porphyrins Bearing 0-4 meso-Phenyl Substituents: Zinc Porphine to Zinc Tetraphenylporphyrin (ZnTPP),  J Phys Chem A  (2020) 124 (38): 7776-7794.

[114]  M. Kouhnavard, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, P. Biswas; Performance enhancement of low temperature processed tin oxide as an electron transport layer for perovskite solar cells under ambient conditions, Int. J. Energy Res (2020), 44 (14), 11361-11371

[113] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.R. Kandregula, J. Sivanadanam, and K. Ramanujam; Excited State Properties of Metal-Free (D2d and T-SB-C) and Ru-Based (N719 and Z907) Dyes and Photoinduced Charge Transfer Processes in FTO/TiCl4/TiO2/Dye Photoanodes Fabricated by Conventional Staining and Potential-Assisted Adsorption, J Phys Chem A (2020) 124 (22) 4333–4344

[112] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.J.K. Swainsbury, D.P. Canniffe, C.N. Hunter, A. Hitchcock, A photosynthetic antenna complex foregoes unity carotenoid-to-bacteriochlorophyll energy transfer efficiency to ensure photoprotection, Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 117 (2020) 6502-6508.

[111] W. Lou, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.J. Jiang, R.E. Blankenship, H. Liu, Binding of red form of orange carotenoid protein (OCP) to phycobilisome is not sufficient for quenching, Biochim Biophys Acta Bioenerg, 1861 (2020) 148155.

2019

[110] Z.Y. Wu, H. Fujita, N.C.M. Magdaong, J.R. Diers, D. Hood, S. Allu, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, New molecular design for blue bodipys, New J Chem, 43 (2019) 7233-7242.

[109] D.A. Weisz, V.M. Johnson, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M.K. Shinn, H. Liu, C.F. Klitzke, M.L. Gross, R.E. Blankenship, T.M. Lohman, H.B. Pakrasi, A novel chlorophyll protein complex in the repair cycle of photosystem II, Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 116 (2019) 21907-21913.

[108] N.B. Uner, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, E. Thimsen, Nonequilibrium plasma aerotaxy of inn nanocrystals and their photonic properties, J Phys Chem C, 123 (2019) 30613-30622.

[107] D.J.K. Swainsbury, K.M. Faries, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, E.C. Martin, A.J. Flinders, D.P. Canniffe, G. Shen, D.A. Bryant, C. Kirmaier, D. Holten, C.N. Hunter, Engineering of b800 bacteriochlorophyll binding site specificity in the rhodobacter sphaeroides LH2 antenna, Biochim Biophys Acta Bioenerg, 1860 (2019) 209-223.

[106] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, B.M. Wolf, R.E. Blankenship, Excitation energy transfer in the far-red absorbing violaxanthin/vaucheriaxanthin chlorophyll a complex from the eustigmatophyte alga fp5, Photosynth Res, 140 (2019) 337-354.

[105] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.J.K. Swainsbury, C.N. Hunter, Carotenoid-to-(bacterio)chlorophyll energy transfer in LH2 antenna complexes from rba. Sphaeroides reconstituted with non-native (bacterio)chlorophylls, Photosynth Res, (2019).

[104] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H. Liu, R.E. Blankenship, Excitation energy transfer in intact cpcl-phycobilisomes from synechocystis sp pcc. 6803, J Phys Chem B, (2019).

[103] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S. Bar-Zvi, R.E. Blankenship, N. Adir, Mapping the excitation energy migration pathways in phycobilisomes from the cyanobacterium acaryochloris marina, Biochim Biophys Acta Bioenerg, 1860 (2019) 286-296.

[102] S. Kavadiya, J. Strzalka, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, P. Biswas, Crystal reorientation in methylammonium lead iodide perovskite thin film with thermal annealing, J Mater Chem A, 7 (2019) 12790-12799.

[101] M.Y. Ho, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. MacGregor-Chatwin, G. Gerstenecker, C.N. Hunter, R.E. Blankenship, D.A. Bryant, Extensive remodeling of the photosynthetic apparatus alters energy transfer among photosynthetic complexes when cyanobacteria acclimate to far-red light, Biochim Biophys Acta Bioenerg, (2019) 148064.

[100] H. Fujita, H.Y. Jing, M. Krayer, S. Allu, G. Veeraraghavaiah, Z. Wu, J. Jiang, J.R. Diers, N.C.M. Magdaong, A.K. Mandal, A. Roy, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Annulated bacteriochlorins for near- infrared photophysical studies, New J Chem, 43 (2019) 7209-7232.

2018

[99] J.M. Yuen, J.R. Diers, E.J. Alexy, A. Roy, A.K. Mandal, H.S. Kang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, J.S. Lindsey, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, Origin of panchromaticity in multichromophore-tetrapyrrole arrays, J Phys Chem A, (2018).

[98] B.M. Wolf, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, N.C.M. Magdaong, R. Roth, U. Goodenough, R.E. Blankenship, Characterization of a newly isolated freshwater eustigmatophyte alga capable of utilizing far-red light as its sole light source, Photosynth Res, 135 (2018) 177-189.

[97] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, A.T. Gardiner, R.E. Blankenship, R.J. Cogdell, Energy transfer in purple bacterial photosynthetic units from cells grown in various light intensities, Photosynth Res, (2018).

[96] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.E. Blankenship, Excited-state properties of the central-cis isomer of the carotenoid peridinin, Arch Biochem Biophys, 649 (2018) 29-36.

[95] N.C.M. Magdaong, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.G. Saer, C. Goodson, R.E. Blankenship, Excitation energy transfer kinetics and efficiency in phototrophic green sulfur bacteria, Biochim Biophys Acta, (2018).

[94] D. Hood, T. Sahin, P.S. Parkes-Loach, J.Y. Jiao, M.A. Harris, P. Dilbeck, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, P.A. Loach, D.F. Bocian, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, Expanding covalent attachment sites of nonnative chromophores to encompass the c-terminal hydrophilic domain in biohybrid light-harvesting architectures, Chemphotochem, 2 (2018) 300-313.

[93] A.T. Gardiner, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.J. Cogdell, Adaptation of rhodopseudomonas acidophila strain 7050 to growth at different light intensities: What are the benefits to changing the type of LH2?, Faraday Discuss, (2018).

[92] S. Bar-Zvi, A. Lahav, D. Harris, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.E. Blankenship, N. Adir, Structural heterogeneity leads to functional homogeneity in a. Marina phycocyanin, Biochim Biophys Acta, 1859 (2018) 544-553.

2017

[91] G.S. Orf, A.M. Collins, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Tank, V. Thiel, A. Kell, D.A. Bryant, G.A. Montano, R.E. Blankenship, Polymer-chlorosome nanocomposites consisting of non-native combinations of self-assembling bacteriochlorophylls, Langmuir, 33 (2017) 6427-6438.

[90] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D. Swainsbury, E.C. Martin, C.N. Hunter, R.E. Blankenship, Origin of the s*-excited state feature of carotenoids in light-harvesting complex 1 from purple photosynthetic bacteria, J Phys Chem B, (2017).

[89] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, P.L. Dilbeck, Q. Tang, E.C. Martin, D.F. Bocian, C.N. Hunter, D. Holten, New insights into the photochemistry of carotenoid spheroidenone in light-harvesting complex 2 from the purple bacterium rhodobacter sphaeroides, Photosynthesis Research, 131 (2017) 291-304.

[88] A.K. Mandal, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G. Hu, R. Liu, E.J. Alexy, J.S. Lindsey, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, Tailoring panchromatic absorption and excited-state dynamics of tetrapyrrole-chromophore (bodipy, rylene) arrays-interplay of orbital mixing and configuration interaction, J Am Chem Soc, (2017).

[87] N.C.M. Magdaong, R.G. Saer, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.E. Blankenship, Ultrafast spectroscopic investigation of energy transfer in site-directed mutants of the fenna-matthews-olson (fmo) antenna complex from chlorobaculum tepidum, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, (2017).

[86] S. Kavadiya, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S. Huang, P. Biswas, Electrospray-assisted fabrication of moisture-resistant and highly stable perovskite solar cells at ambient conditions, Advanced Energy Materials, (2017) 1700210.

[85] D. Hood, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R. Zhang, Y. Zhang, J. Dai, E.S. Miller, D.F. Bocian, P.G. Williams, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, Photophysical characterization of tolyporphin a, a naturally occurring dioxobacteriochlorin, and synthetic oxobacteriochlorin analogues, Photochemistry and Photobiology, (2017).

[84] K.J. Grayson, K.M. Faries, X. Huang, P. Qian, P. Dilbeck, E.C. Martin, A. Hitchcock, C. Vasilev, J.M. Yuen, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.J. Leggett, D. Holten, C. Kirmaier, C.N. Hunter, Augmenting light coverage for photosynthesis through yfp-enhanced charge separation at the rhodobacter sphaeroides reaction centre, Nature Communications, 8 (2017) 13972.

[83] H.Y.S. Chen, M. Liberton, H.B. Pakrasi, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, Reevaluating the mechanism of excitation energy regulation in iron-starved cyanobacteria, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1858 (2017) 249-258.

[82] B.A.d. Carvalho, S. Kavadiya, S. Huang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, P. Biswas, Highly stable perovskite solar cells fabricated under humid ambient conditions, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 7 (2017) 532-538.

[81] S.F.H. Barnett, A. Hitchcock, A.K. Mandal, C. Vasilev, J.M. Yuen, J. Morby, A.A. Brindley, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.A. Bryant, A.J. Cadby, D. Holten, C.N. Hunter, Repurposing a photosynthetic antenna protein as a super-resolution microscopy label, Sci Rep, 7 (2017) 16807.

2016

[80] G.S. Orf, R.G. Saer, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H. Zhang, C.L. McIntosh, J.W. Schultz, L.M. Mirica, R.E. Blankenship, Evidence for a cysteine-mediated mechanism of excitation energy regulation in a photosynthetic antenna complex, P Natl Acad Sci USA, 113 (2016) E4486-E4493.

[79] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, T. Tronina, H.J. Liu, H. Staleva, J. Komenda, R. Sobotka, R.E. Blankenship, T. Polivka, Carotenoid-induced non-photochemical quenching in the cyanobacterial chlorophyll synthase-hlic/d complex, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1857 (2016) 1430-1439.

[78] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C.N. Hunter, R.E. Blankenship, Evaluating the nature of so-called s*-state feature in transient absorption of carotenoids in light-harvesting complex 2 (LH2) from purple photosynthetic bacteria, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 120 (2016) 11123-11131.

[77] A.K. Mandal, M. Taniguchi, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, J.S. Lindsey, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, Photophysical properties and electronic structure of porphyrins bearing zero to four meso-phenyl substituents: New insights into seemingly well understood tetrapyrroles, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 120 (2016) 9719-9731.

[76] N.M. Magdaong, A.M. LaFountain, K. Hacking, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.N. Gibson, R.J. Cogdell, H.A. Frank, Spectral heterogeneity and carotenoid-to-bacteriochlorophyll energy transfer in LH2 light-harvesting complexes from allochromatium vinosum, Photosynthesis Research, 127 (2016) 171-187.

[75] N.C.M. Magdaong, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Goodson, R.E. Blankenship, Carotenoid-to-bacteriochlorophyll energy transfer in the LH1-rc core complex of a bacteriochlorophyll b containing purple photosynthetic bacterium blastochloris viridis, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 120 (2016) 5159-5171.

[74] Y. Lu, H. Zhang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J. Jiang, R.E. Blankenship, M.L. Gross, Fast photochemical oxidation of proteins maps the topology of intrinsic membrane proteins: Light-harvesting complex 2 in a nanodisc, Analytical Chemistry, 88 (2016) 8827-8834.

[73] H.S. Kang, N.N. Esemoto, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.A. Greco, J. Akhigbe, Z.Q. Yu, C. Pancholi, G.V. Bhagavathy, J.K. Nguyen, C. Kirmaier, R.R. Birge, M. Ptaszek, D. Holten, D.F. Bocian, Effects of strong electronic coupling in chlorin and bacteriochlorin dyads, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 120 (2016) 379-395.

[72] J.A. Greco, A.M. LaFountain, N. Kinashi, T. Shinada, K. Sakaguchi, S. Katsumura, N.C.M. Magdaong, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.R. Birge, H.A. Frank, Spectroscopic investigation of the carotenoid deoxyperidinin: Direct observation of the forbidden s0®s1 transition, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 120 (2016) 2731-2744.

[71] P.L. Dilbeck, Q. Tang, D.J. Mothersole, E.C. Martin, C.N. Hunter, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, Quenching capabilities of long-chain carotenoids in light harvesting-2 complexes from rhodobacter sphaeroides with an engineered carotenoid synthesis pathway, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 120 (2016) 5429-5443.

Earlier

[70] W.N. Wang, F. Wu, Y. Myung, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H.S. Im, J. Park, P. Banerjee, P. Biswas, Surface engineered cuo nanowires with zno islands for co2 photoreduction, Acs Appl Mater Inter, 7 (2015) 5685-5692.

[69] P. Vairaprakash, E. Yang, T. Sahin, M. Taniguchi, M. Krayer, J.R. Diers, A. Wang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, J.S. Lindsey, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, Extending the short and long wavelength limits of bacteriochlorin near-infrared absorption via dioxo- and bisimide-functionalization, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 119 (2015) 4382-4395.

[68] T. Sahin, M.A. Harris, P. Vairaprakash, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, V. Subramanian, A.P. Shreve, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Self-assembled light-harvesting system from chromophores in lipid vesicles, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 119 (2015) 10231-10243.

[67] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, P.L. Dilbeck, Q. Tang, D.J. Mothersole, E.C. Martin, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, C.N. Hunter, Functional characteristics of spirilloxanthin and keto-bearing analogues in light-harvesting LH2 complexes from rhodobacter sphaeroides with a genetically modified carotenoid synthesis pathway, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1847 (2015) 640-655.

[66] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, L. Cranston, Excited state lifetimes and energies of okenone and chlorobactene, exemplary keto and non-keto aryl carotenoids, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17 (2015) 13245-13256.

[65] J.B. Jiang, E. Yang, K.R. Reddy, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Synthetic bacteriochlorins bearing polar motifs (carboxylate, phosphonate, ammonium and a short peg). Water-solubilization, bioconjugation, and photophysical properties, New J Chem, 39 (2015) 5694-5714.

[64] G.N. He, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.S. Orf, H. Zhang, R.E. Blankenship, Dynamics of energy and electron transfer in the fmo-reaction center core complex from the phototrophic green sulfur bacterium chlorobaculum tepidum, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 119 (2015) 8321-8329.

[63] S.C. Chi, D.J. Mothersole, P. Dilbeck, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H. Zhang, P. Qian, C. Vasilev, K.J. Grayson, P.J. Jackson, E.C. Martin, Y. Li, D. Holten, C.N. Hunter, Assembly of functional photosystem complexes in rhodobacter sphaeroides incorporating carotenoids from the spirilloxanthin pathway, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1847 (2015) 189-201.

[62] H. Zhang, H.J. Liu, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Prado, J. Jiang, M.L. Gross, R.E. Blankenship, Molecular mechanism of photoactivation and structural location of the cyanobacterial orange carotenoid protein, Biochemistry, 53 (2014) 13-19.

[61] E. Yang, J.Q. Wang, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, Probing electronic communication for efficient light-harvesting functionality: Dyads containing a common perylene and a porphyrin, chlorin, or bacteriochlorin, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 118 (2014) 1630-1647.

[60] J.W. Springer, M. Taniguchi, M. Krayer, C. Ruzie, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.F. Bocian, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, Photophysical properties and electronic structure of retinylidene-chlorin-chalcones and analogues, Photoch Photobio Sci, 13 (2014) 634-650.

[59] G.S. Orf, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.E. Blankenship, Intensity dependence of the excited state lifetimes and triplet conversion yield in the fenna-matthews-olson antenna protein, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 118 (2014) 2058-2069.

[58] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.S. Orf, M. Tank, K. Vogl, D.A. Bryant, R.E. Blankenship, Photophysical properties of the excited states of bacteriochlorophyll f in solvents and in chlorosomes, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 118 (2014) 2295-2305.

[57] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H.J. Liu, M. Chen, R.E. Blankenship, Excited state properties of chlorophyll f in organic solvents at ambient and cryogenic temperatures, Photosynthesis Research, 121 (2014) 25-34.

[56] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H.J. Liu, R.E. Blankenship, Excited state properties of 3 ‘-hydroxyechinenone in solvents and in the orange carotenoid protein from synechocystis sp pcc 6803, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 118 (2014) 6141-6149.

[55] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J. Jiang, C.S. Lo, R.E. Blankenship, Spectroscopic properties of the chlorophyll a-chlorophyll c (2)-peridinin-protein-complex (acppc) from the coral symbiotic dinoflagellate symbiodinium, Photosynthesis Research, 120 (2014) 125-139.

[54] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, Photophysical properties of a synthetic, carbonyl-containing (n=6+c=o) carotenoid analogue, Chemical Physics Letters, 601 (2014) 74-80.

[53] N.M. Magdaong, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.A. Greco, H.B. Liu, K. Yano, T. Kajikawa, K. Sakaguchi, S. Katsumura, R.R. Birge, H.A. Frank, Excited state properties of a short pi-electron conjugated peridinin analogue, Chemical Physics Letters, 593 (2014) 132-139.

[52] J.B. Jiang, K.R. Reddy, M.P. Pavan, E. Lubian, M.A. Harris, J.Y. Jiao, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, P.S. Parkes-Loach, P.A. Loach, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Amphiphilic, hydrophilic, or hydrophobic synthetic bacteriochlorins in biohybrid light-harvesting architectures: Consideration of molecular designs, Photosynthesis Research, 122 (2014) 187-202.

[51] D.A. Hartzler, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.A. Bryant, R.E. Blankenship, Y. Pushkar, S. Sayikhin, Triplet excited state energies and phosphorescence spectra of (bacterio)chlorophylls, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 118 (2014) 7221-7232.

[50] M.A. Harris, T. Sahin, J.B. Jiang, P. Vairaprakash, P.S. Parkes-Loach, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, P.A. Loach, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Enhanced light-harvesting capacity by micellar assembly of free accessory chromophores and LH1-like antennas, Photochemistry and Photobiology, 90 (2014) 1264-1276.

[49] M.A. Harris, J.B. Jiang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.Y. Jiao, M. Taniguchi, C. Kirmaier, P.A. Loach, D.F. Bocian, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, P.S. Parkes-Loach, Versatile design of biohybrid light-harvesting architectures to tune location, density, and spectral coverage of attached synthetic chromophores for enhanced energy capture, Photosynthesis Research, 121 (2014) 35-48.

[48] A.M. Carey, K. Hacking, N. Picken, S. Honkanen, S. Kelly, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.E. Blankenship, Y. Shimizu, Z.Y. Wang-Otomo, R.J. Cogdell, Characterisation of the LH2 spectral variants produced by the photosynthetic purple sulphur bacterium allochromatium vinosum, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1837 (2014) 1849-1860.

[47] E. Yang, C. Ruzie, M. Krayer, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, J.S. Lindsey, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, Photophysical properties and electronic structure of bacteriochlorin-chalcones with extended near-infrared absorption, Photochemistry and Photobiology, 89 (2013) 586-604.

[46] J.Q. Wang, E. Yang, J.R. Diers, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, Distinct photophysical and electronic characteristics of strongly coupled dyads containing a perylene accessory pigment and a porphyrin, chlorin, or bacteriochlorin, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 117 (2013) 9288-9304.

[45] K.R. Reddy, J.B. Jiang, M. Krayer, M.A. Harris, J.W. Springer, E. Yang, J.Y. Jiao, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D. Pandithavidana, P.S. Parkes-Loach, C. Kirmaier, P.A. Loach, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Palette of lipophilic bioconjugatable bacteriochlorins for construction of biohybrid light-harvesting architectures, Chem Sci, 4 (2013) 2036-2053.

[44] G.S. Orf, M. Tank, K. Vogl, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.A. Bryant, R.E. Blankenship, Spectroscopic insights into the decreased efficiency of chlorosomes containing bacteriochlorophyll f, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1827 (2013) 493-501.

[43] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, T. Kajikawa, K. Aoki, S. Katsumura, H.A. Frank, Excited states energies and dynamics of peridinin analogues and the nature of the intramolecular charge transfer state in carbonyl-containing carotenoids, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 117 (2013) 6874-6887.

[41] H.J. Liu, H. Zhang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Prado, G.N. He, M.L. Gross, R.E. Blankenship, Phycobilisomes supply excitations to both photosystems in a megacomplex in cyanobacteria, Science, 342 (2013) 1104-1107.

[40] S.A. Kovacs, W.P. Bricker, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, P.F. Colletti, C.S. Lo, Computational determination of the pigment binding motif in the chlorosome protein a of green sulfur bacteria, Photosynthesis Research, 118 (2013) 231-247.

[39] N. Kotagiri, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, K. Ohara, S. Achilefu, Activatable probes based on distance-dependent luminescence associated with cerenkov radiation, Angew Chem Int Edit, 52 (2013) 7756-7760.

[38] J.D. King, C.L. McIntosh, C.M. Halsey, B.M. Lada, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.W. Cooley, R.E. Blankenship, Metalloproteins diversified: The auracyanins are a family of cupredoxins that stretch the spectral and redox limits of blue copper proteins, Biochemistry, 52 (2013) 8267-8275.

[37] M.A. Harris, P.S. Parkes-Loach, J.W. Springer, J.B. Jiang, E.C. Martin, P. Qian, J.Y. Jiao, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, J.D. Olsen, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, C.N. Hunter, J.S. Lindsey, P.A. Loach, Integration of multiple chromophores with native photosynthetic antennas to enhance solar energy capture and delivery, Chem Sci, 4 (2013) 3924-3933.

[36] K. Aravindu, O. Mass, P. Vairaprakash, J.W. Springer, E. Yang, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, D. Holten, J.S. Lindsey, Amphiphilic chlorins and bacteriochlorins in micellar environments. Molecular design, de novo synthesis, and photophysical properties, Chem Sci, 4 (2013) 3459-3477.

[35] W.N. Wang, W.J. An, B. Ramalingam, S. Mukherjee, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S. Gangopadhyay, P. Biswas, Size and structure matter: Enhanced co2 photoreduction efficiency by size-resolved ultrafine pt nanoparticles on tio2 single crystals, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134 (2012) 11276-11281.

[34] J.W. Springer, P.S. Parkes-Loach, K.R. Reddy, M. Krayer, J.Y. Jiao, G.M. Lee, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M.A. Harris, C. Kirmaier, D.F. Bocian, J.S. Lindsey, D. Holten, P.A. Loach, Biohybrid photosynthetic antenna complexes for enhanced light-harvesting, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134 (2012) 4589-4599.

[33] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D. Bina, N. Picken, S. Honkanen, R.E. Blankenship, D. Holten, R.J. Cogdell, Spectroscopic studies of two spectral variants of light-harvesting complex 2 (LH2) from the photosynthetic purple sulfur bacterium allochromatium vinosum, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1817 (2012) 1576-1587.

[32] T. Mani, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S.A. Vinogradov, Generation of phosphorescent triplet states via photoinduced electron transfer: Energy and electron transfer dynamics in pt porphyrin-rhodamine b dyads, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 116 (2012) 3598-3610.

[31] W.-J. An, W.-N. Wang, B. Ramalingam, S. Mukherjee, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S. Gangopadhyay, P. Biswas, Role of pt nanoparticles in photoreactions on tio2 photoelectrodes, MRS Proceedings, 1446 (2012).

[30] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Kobayashi, R.E. Blankenship, Triplet excited state spectra and dynamics of carotenoids from the thermophilic purple photosynthetic bacterium thermochromatium tepidum, Photosynthesis Research, 107 (2011) 177-186.

[29] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Fuciman, M. Kobayashi, H.A. Frank, R.E. Blankenship, Ultrafast time-resolved spectroscopy of the light-harvesting complex 2 (LH2) from the photosynthetic bacterium thermochromatium tepidum, Photosynthesis Research, 110 (2011) 49-60.

[28] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Fuciman, H.A. Frank, R.E. Blankenship, Energy transfer in an lh4-like light harvesting complex from the aerobic purple photosynthetic bacterium roseobacter denitrificans, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1807 (2011) 518-528.

[27] M. Fuciman, M.M. Enriquez, S. Kaligotla, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, T. Kajikawa, K. Aoki, S. Katsumura, H.A. Frank, Singlet and triplet state spectra and dynamics of structurally modified peridinins, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 115 (2011) 4436-4445.

[26] T. Polivka, H.A. Frank, M.M. Enriquez, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S. Liaaen-Jensen, J. Hemming, J.R. Helliwell, M. Helliwell, X-ray crystal structure and time-resolved spectroscopy of the blue carotenoid violerythrin, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 114 (2010) 8760-8769.

[25] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M.M. Enriquez, A.M. LaFountain, H.A. Frank, Ultrafast time-resolved absorption spectroscopy of geometric isomers of xanthophylls, Chemical Physics, 373 (2010) 80-89.

[24] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, A.M. Collins, A.M. LaFountain, M.M. Enriquez, H.A. Frank, R.E. Blankenship, Spectroscopic studies of carotenoid-to-bacteriochlorophyll energy transfer in lhrc photosynthetic complex from roseiflexus castenholzii, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 114 (2010) 8723-8734.

[23] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.E. Blankenship, Singlet and triplet excited state properties of natural chlorophylls and bacteriochlorophylls, Photosynthesis Research, 106 (2010) 227-238.

[22] S. Kaligotla, S. Doyle, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, S. Hasegawa, T. Kajikawa, S. Katsumura, H.A. Frank, Triplet state spectra and dynamics of peridinin analogs having different extents of pi-electron conjugation, Photosynthesis Research, 103 (2010) 167-174.

[21] T. Kajikawa, K. Aoki, T. Iwashita, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H.A. Frank, S. Katsumura, Syntheses of ylidenbutenolide-modified derivatives of peridinin and their stereochemical and spectral characteristics, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 8 (2010) 2513-2516.

[20] J.F. Cai, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H.A. Frank, A.D. Hamilton, Ultrafast energy transfer within pyropheophorbide-a tethered to self-assembling DNA quadruplex, Chem Commun, 46 (2010) 544-546.

[19] T. Schulte, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, R.R. Birge, R.G. Hiller, T. Polivka, E. Hofmann, H.A. Frank, Identification of a single peridinin sensing chl-a excitation in reconstituted pcp by crystallography and spectroscopy, P Natl Acad Sci USA, 106 (2009) 20764-20769.

[18] C. Ryppa, DM Niedzwiedzki, N.L. Morozowich, R. Srikanth, M. Zeller, H.A. Frank, C. Bruckner, Stepwise conversion of two pyrrole moieties of octaethylporphyrin to pyridin-3-ones: Synthesis, mass spectral, and photophysical properties of mono and bis(oxypyri)porphyrins, Chem-Eur J, 15 (2009) 5749-5762.

[17] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, D.J. Sandberg, H. Cong, M.N. Sandberg, G.N. Gibson, R.R. Birge, H.A. Frank, Ultrafast time-resolved absorption spectroscopy of geometric isomers of carotenoids, Chemical Physics, 357 (2009) 4-16.

[16] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, N. Chatterjee, M.M. Enriquez, T. Kajikawa, S. Hasegawa, S. Katsumura, H.A. Frank, Spectroscopic investigation of peridinin analogues having different pi-electron conjugated chain lengths: Exploring the nature of the intramolecular charge transfer state, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 113 (2009) 13604-13612.

[15] Y. Ner, D. Navarathne, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.G. Grote, A.V. Dobrynin, H.A. Frank, G.A. Sotzing, Stabilization of fluorophore in DNA thin films, Appl Phys Lett, 95 (2009).

[14] T. Kajikawa, S. Hasegawa, T. Iwashita, T. Kusumoto, H. Hashimoto, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, H.A. Frank, S. Katsumura, Syntheses of c33-, c35-, and c39-peridinin and their spectral characteristics, Organic Letters, 11 (2009) 5006-5009.

[13] N. Chatterjee, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, K. Aoki, T. Kajikawa, S. Katsumura, H. Hashimoto, H.A. Frank, Effect of structural modifications on the spectroscopic properties and dynamics of the excited states of peridinin, Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 483 (2009) 146-155.

[12] H. Cong, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.N. Gibson, A.M. LaFountain, R.M. Kelsh, A.T. Gardiner, R.J. Cogdell, H.A. Frank, Ultrafast time-resolved carotenoid to-bacteriochlorophyll energy transfer in LH2 complexes from photosynthetic bacteria, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 112 (2008) 10689-10703.

[11] H. Cong, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, G.N. Gibson, H.A. Frank, Ultrafast time-resolved spectroscopy of xanthophylls at low temperature, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 112 (2008) 3558-3567.

[10] N. Chatterjee, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, T. Kajikawa, S. Hasegawa, S. Katsumura, H.A. Frank, Effect of pi-electron conjugation length on the solvent-dependent s(1) lifetime of peridinin, Chemical Physics Letters, 463 (2008) 219-224.

[9] T. Polivka, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, M. Fuciman, V. Sundstrom, H.A. Frank, Role of b800 in carotenoid-bacteriochlorophyll energy and electron transfer in LH2 complexes from the purple bacterium rhodobacter sphaeroides, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 111 (2007) 7422-7431.

[8] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.F. Koscielecki, H. Cong, J.O. Sullivan, G.N. Gibson, R.R. Birge, H.A. Frank, Ultrafast dynamics and excited state spectra of open-chain carotenoids at room and low temperatures, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 111 (2007) 5984-5998.

[7] M.G.I. Galinato, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, C. Deal, R.R. Birge, H.A. Frank, Cation radicals of xanthophylls, Photosynthesis Research, 94 (2007) 67-78.

[6] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.O. Sullivan, T. Polivka, R.R. Birge, H.A. Frank, Femtosecond time-resolved transient absorption spectroscopy of xanthophylls, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110 (2006) 22872-22885.

[5] H. Hashimoto, R. Fujii, K. Yanagi, T. Kusumoto, A.T. Gardiner, R.J. Cogdell, A.W. Roszak, N.W. Issacs, Z. Pendon, D. Niedzwiedski, H.A. Frank, Structures and functions of carotenoids bound to reaction centers from purple photosynthetic bacteria, Pure Appl Chem, 78 (2006) 1505-1518.

[4] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, J.F. Rusling, H.A. Frank, Voltammetric redox potentials of carotenoids associated with the xanthophyll cycle in photosynthesis, Chemical Physics Letters, 415 (2005) 308-312.

[3] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, Z. Krupa, W.I. Gruszecki, Temperature-induced isomerization of violaxanthin in organic solvents and in light-harvesting complex II, J Photoch Photobio B, 78 (2005) 109-114.

[2] W.I. Gruszecki, H. Stiel, D.M. Niedzwiedzki, A. Beck, J. Milanowska, H. Lokstein, D. Leupold, Towards elucidating the energy of the first excited singlet state of xanthophyll cycle pigments by x-ray absorption spectroscopy, BBA-Bioenergetics, 1708 (2005) 102-107.

[1] D.M. Niedzwiedzki, W.I. Gruszecki, Interaction between chlorophyll a and violaxanthin in different steric conformations – model studies in monomolecular layers, Colloid Surface B, 28 (2003) 27-38.


Publications from the Area of Hobby – Paleontology


2001

(1) G. Niedzwiedzki and D. Niedzwiedzki; Dinosaur tracks with metatarsal impressions from the EarlyJurassic strataof Poland, 2001, Przeglad Geologiczny 49(7):649-650  (In Polish with English abstract)

2004

(2) G. Niedzwiedzki and D. Niedzwiedzki; New finds of dinosaur tracks with metatarsal impressions from the Lower Jurassic of the Holy Cross Mountains, central Poland; 2004, Przeglad Geologiczny 52(3):237-242 (In Polish with English abstract)