[26] Dhanapala, D.B.; Munasinghe, H.N.; Suescun, L.; and Rabuffetti, F.A. “Bimetallic Trifluoroacetates as Single-Source Precursors for Fluoroperovskites”. Inorganic Chemistry 2017, doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b02075.


[25] Perera, S.S.;* Amarasinghe, D.K.;* Dissanayake, K.T.; and Rabuffetti, F.A. (*equal contribution) “Average and Local Crystal Structure of β-Er:Yb:NaYF4 Upconverting Nanocrystals Probed by X-ray Total Scattering”. Chemistry of Materials 2017, 29, 6287- 6297.


[24] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Suescun, L.; and Munasinghe, H.N. Crystal Structure of the Low-Temperature Phase of Mn(CF3COO)2.4H2O. CSD Communications 2017, doi: 10.5517/ccdc.csd.cc1nr67v.


[23] Dhanapala, D.B.; Mannino, N.A.; Mendoza, L.M.; Dissanayake, K.T.;  Martin, P.D.; Suescun, L.; and Rabuffetti, F.A. "Synthesis of Bimetallic Trifluoroacetates Through a Crystallochemical Investigation of their Monometallic Counterparts: The Case of (A, A’)(CF3COO)2.xH2O (A = Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba)". Dalton Transactions 2017, 46, 1420-1430.


[22] Perera, S.S. and Rabuffetti, F.A. "NIR-to-NIR and NIR-to-Blue Light Upconversion in Stoichiometric NaYb(MO4)2 (M = Mo, W)". CrystEngComm 2016, 18, 5818-5825.


[21] Dissanayake, K.T. and Rabuffetti, F.A. "Infrared-to-Visible Upconversion Luminescence in Er:Yb:SrFBr Nanocrystals". Journal of Materials Chemistry C 2016, 4, 2447-2451.


[20] Dissanayake, K.T.; Mendoza, L.M.; Martin, P.D.; Suescun, L.; and Rabuffetti, F.A. "Open-Framework Structures of Anhydrous Sr(CF3COO)2 and Ba(CF3COO)2". Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55(1), 170-176.


Postdoctoral Research at the University of Southern California


[18] Antunez, P.D.; Torelli, D.A.; Yang, F.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Lewis, N.S.; and Brutchey, R.L. "Low Temperature Solution-Phase Deposition of SnS Thin Films". Chemistry of Materials 2014, 26, 19, 5444-5446.


[17] Rabuffetti, F.A. and Brutchey, R.L. “Complex Perovskite Oxide Nanocrystals: Low-Temperature Synthesis and Crystal Structure”. Dalton Transactions 2014, 43, 14499-14513.


[16] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Culver, S.P.; Lee, J.S.; and Brutchey, R.L. “Local Structural Investigation of Eu3+-Doped BaTiO3 Nanocrystals”. Nanoscale 2014, 6, 2909-2914.


[15] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Culver, S.P.; Suescun, L.; and Brutchey, R.L. “Structural Disorder in AMoO4 (A = Ca, Sr, Ba) Scheelite Nanocrystals”. Inorganic Chemistry 2014, 53(2), 1056-1061. Cover Article.


[14] Rabuffetti, F.A. and Brutchey, R.L. “Local Structure of Ba1-xSrxTiO3 and BaTi1-yZryO3 Nanocrystals Probed by X-ray Absorption and X-ray Total Scattering”. ACS Nano 2013, 7(12), 11435-11444.


[13] Culver, S.P.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Zhou, S.; Mecklenburg, M.; Song, Y.; Melot, B.C.; and Brutchey, R.L. “Low Temperature Synthesis of AMoO4 (A = Ca, Sr, Ba) Scheelite Nanocrystals”. Chemistry of Materials 2013, 25(20), 4129-4134.


[12] Buckley, J.J.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Hinton, H.L.; and Brutchey, R.L. “Synthesis and Characterization of Ternary SnxGe1-xSe Nanocrystals”. Chemistry of Materials 2012, 24(18), 3514-3516.


[11] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Lee, J.S.; and Brutchey, R.L. “Low Temperature Synthesis of Complex Ba1-xSrxTi1-yZryO3 Perovskite Nanocrystals”. Chemistry of Materials 2012, 24(16), 3114-3116.


[10] Rabuffetti, F.A. and Brutchey, R.L. “Structural Evolution of BaTiO3 Nanocrystals Synthesized at Room Temperature”. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012, 134(22), 9475-9487.


[9] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Lee, J.S.; and Brutchey, R.L. “Vapor Diffusion SolGel Synthesis of Fluorescent Perovskite Oxide Nanocrystals”. Advanced Materials 2012, 24(11), 1434-1438.


[8] Rabuffetti, F.A. and Brutchey, R.L. “Local Structural Distortion in BaZrxTi1-xO3 Nanoparticles Synthesized at Room Temperature”. Chemical Communications 2012, 48, 1437-1439.


[7] Rabuffetti, F.A. and Brutchey, R.L. “Tailoring the Mechanism of the Amorphous-to-Crystalline Phase Transition of PbTiO3 via Kinetically Controlled Hydrolysis”. Chemistry of Materials 2011, 23(17), 4063-4076. Cover Article.


Doctoral Research at Northwestern University


[19] Crosby, L.; Enterkin, J.A.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Poeppelmeier, K.R.; and Marks, L.D. “Wulff Shape of Strontium Titanate Nanocuboids”. Surface Science 2014, 632, L22-L25.


[6] Enterkin, J.A.; Setthapun, W.; Elam, J.W.; Christensen, S.T.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Marks, L.D.; Poeppelmeier, K.R.; Stair, P.C.; and Marshall, C.L. “Propane Oxidation over Pt/SrTiO3 Nanocuboids”. ACS Catalysis 2011, 1(6), 629-635.


[5] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Stair, P.C.; and Poeppelmeier, K.R. “Synthesis-Dependent Surface Acidity and Structure of SrTiO3 Nanoparticles”. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2010, 114(25), 11056-11067. Cover Article.


[4] Setthapun, W; Damion Williams, W.; Kim, S.-M.; Feng, H.; Elam, J.W.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Poeppelmeier, K.R.; Stair, P.C.; Stach, E.A.; Ribeiro, F.H.; Miller, J.T.; and Marshall, C.L. “Genesis and Evolution of Surface Species During Pt Atomic Layer Deposition on Oxide Supports Characterized by in-situ XAFS Analysis and Water-Gas Shift Reaction”. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2010, 114(21), 9758-9771.


[3] Christensen, S.T.; Elam, J.W.; Rabuffetti, F.A.; Ma, Q.; Weigand, S.J.; Lee, B.; Seifert, S.; Stair, P.C.; Poeppelmeier, K.R.; Hersam, M.C.; and Bedzyk, M.J. “Controlled Growth of Platinum Nanoparticles on Strontium Titanate Nanocubes by Atomic Layer Deposition”. Small 2009, 5(6), 750-757. Cover Article.


[2] Rabuffetti, F.A.; Kim, H.-S.; Enterkin, J.A.; Wang, Y.; Lanier, C.H.; Marks, L.D.; Poeppelmeier, K.R.; and Stair, P.C. “Synthesis-Dependent First-Order Raman Scattering in SrTiO3 Nanocubes at Room Temperature”. Chemistry of Materials 2008, 20(17), 5628-5635.


Undergraduate Research at Universidad de la Republica (Uruguay)


[1] Mombru, A.W.; Ivanov, S.; Pardo, H.; Suescun, L.; Faccio, R.; and Rabuffetti, F. “Structural Study in the (La,Nd)2-xSrxCuO4 System”. Physica C 2004, 408, 807-809.


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