Publications

2017

1. “Understanding single enzyme activity via the nano-impact technique. C. Lin, E. Kätelhön, L Sepunaru and R.G Compton; Chemical Science., 2017, 8, pp 6423-6432.

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2017/sc/c7sc02084h

2. “Electrochemistry of single droplets of inverse (water-in-oil) emulsions.” H. Zhang, L Sepunaru, S. V Sokolov, E. Laborda, C. Batchelor-McAuley and R.G Compton; PCCP., 2017, 19, pp 15662-15666.

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2017/cp/c7cp03300a

3. “Oxygen reduction in alkaline solution at glassy carbon surfaces and the role of adsorbed intermediates.” H. Zhang, C. Lin, L Sepunaru, C. Batchelor-McAuley and R.G Compton; J electroanal chem., 2017, 799, pp 53-60.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1572665717303983

4. “Taking cues from nature: Hemoglobin catalysed oxygen reduction.S. V Sokolov, L Sepunaru and R.G Compton; App. Mater. Today., 2017, 7, pp 82-90.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352940716302645

5. "Catalytic Activity of Catalase-Silica Nanoparticle Hybrids: From Ensemble to Individual Entity Activity." C. Chan, L. Sepunaru, S.V Sokolov, E. Kätelhön and R. G. Compton; Chemical Science., 2017, 8, pp 2303-2308. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2016/sc/c6sc04921d

2016

6. "Can Nano-Impacts Detect Single Enzyme Activity? Theoretical Considerations and an Experimental Study of Catalase Impacts." E. Kätelhön, L. Sepunaru, A. A. Karyakin and R. G. Compton; ACS Catal., 2016, 6, pp 8313-8320. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acscatal.6b02633

7. “Tuning Electronic Transport via Hepta-Alanine Peptides Junction by Tryptophan.” C. Guo, X. Yu, S. Refaely-Abramson, L.Sepunaru, T. Bendikov, I. Pecht, L.Kronik, A. Vilan, M. Sheves, and D. Cahen; PNAS., 2016, 113, pp 10785-10790. http://www.pnas.org/content/113/39/10785.short

8. “Electrochemical Red Blood Cell Counting: One at a Time.” L. Sepunaru, S.V. Sokolov, J. Holter, N.P. Young and R.G. Compton; Angew. Chem., 2016, 128, pp 9920-9923. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ange.201605310/full

9. Catalase-Modified Carbon Electrodes: Persuading Oxygen to Accept Four Electrons Rather Than Two.” L. Sepunaru, E. Laborda and R.G Compton; Chemistry – A European Journal., 2016, 22, pp 5904 – 5908. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/chem.201600692/full

10. “Rapid Electrochemical Detection of Single Influenza Viruses Tagged with Silver Nanoparticles.” L. Sepunaru, B.J. Plowman, S.V. Sokolov, N.P. Young and R.G. Compton; Chemical Science., 2016, 7, pp 3892-3899. http://pubs.rsc.org/is/content/articlehtml/2016/sc/c6sc00412a

11. Innovative catalyst design for the oxygen reduction reaction for fuel cellsK. Shimizu L. Sepunaru and R.G. Compton; Chemical Science., 2016, 7, pp 3364-3369. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2016/sc/c6sc00139d

12. “Towards Nanometer-Spaced Silicon Contacts to Proteins." I. Schukfeh Muhammed; L Sepunaru; P, Behr, W, Li,; I. Pecht, M. Sheves, D. Cahen, and M. Tornow; Nanotechnology., 2016, 27, pp 115302-115307. http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/0957-4484/27/11/115302/meta

2015

13. Insights into Solid-State Electron Transport through Proteins from Inelastic Tunneling Spectroscopy: The Case of Azurin.X. Yu, R. Lovrinčić, L. Sepunaru, W. Li, A.Vilan, I. Pecht, M. Sheves, and D. Cahen; ACS Nano., 2015, 9, pp 9955–9963. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acsnano.5b03950

14. “Electronic Transport via Homopeptides: The Role of Side Chains and Secondary Structure.” L. Sepunaru, S. Refaely-Abramson, R. Lovrinčić, Y. Gavrilov, P. Agrawal,Y. Levy, L. Kronik, I.Pecht, M. Sheves, and D. Cahen; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, pp 9617–9626. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jacs.5b03933

15. “Electrochemical detection of single E. coli bacteria labeled with silver nanoparticles.” L. Sepunaru , K. Tschulik , C. Batchelor-McAuley, R. Gavish and R.G. Compton; Biomaterials Science., 2015, 3, pp 816-820. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2015/bm/c5bm00114e

16. Electron Transfer Proteins as Electronic Conductors: Significance of the Metal and Its Binding Site in the Blue Cu Protein Azurin.” N. Amdursky, L. Sepunaru, S. Raichlin, I. Pecht, M. Sheves and D. Cahen; Advanced Science., 2015, 2, pp 1400026-140037. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/advs.201400026/full

2014 (and prior)

17. “Electronic Transport via Proteins.” N Amdursky , D Marchak , L. Sepunaru , I. Pecht , M. Sheves , and D. Cahen; Advanced Materials., 2014, 26, pp 7142-7161. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/adma.201402304/full

18. “Temperature and Force Dependence of NanoScale Electron Transport via the Cu protein Azurin: Conductive Probe Atomic Force Microscopy Measurements.” W. Li, L. Sepunaru, N. Amdursky, I. Pecht, M. Sheves, and D. Cahen; ACSNano., 2012, 6, pp 10816–10824. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nn3041705

19. “Temperature-Dependent Solid-State Electron Transport through Bacteriorhodopsin: Experimental Evidence for Multiple Transport Paths through Proteins.” L. Sepunaru, N. Friedman, I. Pecht, M. Sheves and D. Cahen; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, pp 4169–4176. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja2097139

20. Solid-State Electron Transport across Azurin: From a Temperature-Independent to a Temperature-Activated Mechanism.” L. Sepunaru, I. Pecht, M. Sheves and D. Cahen; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, pp 2421–2423. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja109989f

21. “Proteins as Electronic Materials: Electron Transport through Solid-State Protein Monolayer Junctions.” I.Ron, L. Sepunaru, S. Itzhakov, T. Belenkova, N. Friedman, I. Pecht, M. Sheves and D. Cahen; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, pp 4131–4140. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja907328r

22. "Picosecond Electron Transfer from Photosynthetic Reaction Center Protein to GaAs.” L. Sepunaru , I. Tsimberov, L. Forolov, C. Carmeli, I, Carmeli and Y. Rosenwaks; Nano Lett., 2009, 9, pp 2751-2755.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nl901262h