1. B. M. Rajapakse, A. V. Krayev,* L. N. Holtzman, K. Barmak, P. N. Prasad, and L. Velarde.* Tip-enhanced Raman scattering and near-field optical imaging of semiconducting monolayer and few-later MoTe2. Mat. Sci. Semicon. Proc. , 2024, Accepted.


  1. V. Bui, V. R. Satti, E. Haddad, L. Hu, E. Deng, L. Zhu, W-I Lee, Y. Yin, K. Kisslinger, Y. Zhang, T. T. Bui, B. M. Rajapakse, L. Velarde, C-Y Nam, and H. Lin Ultrathin polyorganosilica membranes synthesized by oxygen-plasma treatment of polysiloxanes for H2/CO2 separation. J. Membr. Sci., 2023, 688, 122099.


  1. N. Stavinski, V. Maheshkar, S. Thomas, K. Dantu,* and L. Velarde.* Mid-infrared spectroscopy and machine learning for postconsumer plastics recycling. Environ. Sci.: Adv.., 2023, 2, 1099 .


  1. L. Bromley, III; P. E. Videla; J. L. Cartagena-Brigantty; V. S. Batista,* and L. Velarde.* Binding and Orientation of Carbamate Pesticides on Silica Surfaces. J. Phys. Chem. C., 2023, 127, 8399–8410.


  1. D. Konstantinovsky, E. A. Perets, T. Santiago, L. Velarde, S. Hammes-Schiffer,* and E. C. Yan.* Detecting the First Hydration Shell Structure around Biomolecules at Interfaces. ACS Cent. Sci., 2022, 8, 1404-1414.


  1. Y. Zhao, P. Chakraborty, N. Stavinski, L. Velarde, V. Maheshkar, K. Dantu, A. Phani, S. Kim, and T. Thundat.** Standoff and Point Detection of Thin Polymer Layers Using Microcantilever Photothermal Spectroscopy. J. Electrochem. Soc., 2022, 169, 1945-7111.


  1. B. Breeman, A. T. Tiglias, J. Mancuso, E. Zurek, D. P. Miller* and L. Velarde.* Insight into the Adsorption Structure of TIPS-Pentacene on Noble Metal Surfaces. J. Phys. Chem. C., 2022, 126, 2689-2698.


  1. T. T. Bui, L. A. Colón, and L. Velarde.* Intermolecular Interactions at the Silica–Liquid Interface Modulate the Fermi Resonance Coupling in Surface Methanol. J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2021, 12, 5695-5702.


  1. H. S. AlSalem, S. T. Al-Goul, A. García-Miranda Ferrari, D. A. C. Brownson, L. Velarde, and S. P. K. Koehler. Imaging the Reactivity and Width of Graphene’s Boundary Region . Chem. Commun., 2020, 56, 9612-9615.


  1. M. Raab, J. C. Becca, J. Heo, C-K Lim, A. Baev, L. Jensen,* P. N. Prasad,* and L. Velarde.* Doubly resonant sum frequency spectroscopy of mixed photochromic isomers on surfaces reveals conformation-specific vibronic effects. J. Chem. Phys., 2019, 150, 114704.

  1.  S. T. Algoul, S. Sengupta, T. T. Bui, and L. Velarde.* Tuning the Surface Ordering of Self-Assembled Ionic Surfactants on Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Concentration, Tube Diameter, and Counterions. Langmuir, 2018, 34, 9279–9288.

  1. D. Elsenbeck, S. K. Das, L. Velarde.* Substrate influence on the interlayer electron-phonon couplings in fullerene films probed with doubly-resonant SFG spectroscopy. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017,19, 18519-18528.

  1. S. Sengupta, L. Bromley III, L. Velarde.* Aggregated States of Chalcogenorhodamine Dyes on Nanocrystalline Titania Revealed by Doubly-Resonant Sum Frequency Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 3424-3436.

  2. H. Kearns, S. Sengupta, I. Ramos Sasselli, L. Bromley III, K. Faulds, T. Tuttle, M. A. Bedics, M. R. Detty, L. Velarde*, D. Graham,* and W. E. Smith.* Elucidation of the bonding of a near infrared dye to hollow gold nanospheres – a chalcogen tripod. Chem. Sci., 2016, 7, 5160-5170.

  3. Sushanta K. Das, Sanghamitra Sengupta, and Luis Velarde,* Interfacial Surfactant Ordering in Thin Films of SDS-Encapsulated Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, 320–326.

  4. H. F. Wang,* L. Velarde, W. Gan, and L. Fu. Quantitative Sum-Frequency Generation Vibrational Spectroscopy of Molecular Surfaces and Interfaces: Lineshape, Polarization, and Orientation. Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem., 2015, 66, 189-216.


For a full list of publications of Prof. Velarde (including prior to UB) visit:

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