Stoddart Mechanostereochemistry Group





Stoddart Mechanostereochemistry Group



Minh T. Nguyen

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hometown: Bac Lieu, Vietnam

Joined group: 2015


Ph.D. (Chemistry), 2014, The University of Texas at Austin

B.S. (Chemistry), 2008, Vietnam National University at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam


1. Nguyen, Minh T.; Ferris, D. P.; Pezzato, C.; Wang, Y.; Stoddart, J. F. Densely Charged Dodecacationic [3]- and Tetracosacationic Radial [5]Catenanes”, Chem, 2018, 4, October 11 Issue. DOI: 10.1016/j.chempr.2018.07.010.

2. Nguyen, Minh T.; Jones, Richard A.; Holliday, Bradley J. “Recent Advances in the Functional Applications of Conducting Metallopolymers”, Coordination Chemistry Reviews , 2018, in press.

3. Pezzato, C.; Nguyen, Minh T.; Kim, D. J.; Anamimoghadam, O.; Mosca, L.; Stoddart, J. F. “Controlling Dual Molecular Pumps Electrochemically”, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2018, 57, 9325–9329.

4. Roy, I.; Bobbala, S.; Zhou, J.; Nguyen, Minh T.; Nalluri, S. K. M.; Wu, Y.; Ferris, D. P.; Scott, E. A.; Wasielewski, M. R.; Stoddart, J. F. “ExTzBox: A Glowing Cyclophane for Live-Cell Imaging” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2018, 140, 7206–7212.

5. Nguyen, Minh T.; Krzyaniak, Matthew D.; Owczarek, Magdalena; Ferris, Daniel P.; Wasielewski, Michael R.; and Stoddart, J. Fraser “A boat–shaped tetracationic macrocycle with a semiconducting organic framework”, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 5795–5800.

6. Nguyen, Minh T.; Biberdorf, Joshua D.; Holliday, Bradley J.; Jones, Richard A. “Electronic Interactions of n-Doped Perylene Diimide Groups Appended to Polynorbornene Chains: Implications for Electron Transport in Organic Electronics” Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2017, 1700420.

7. Nguyen, Minh T.; Jones, Richard A.; Holliday, Bradley J. “Effect of conjugation length and metal-backbone interactions on charge transport properties of conducting metallopolymers” Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 8, 4359–4367.

8. Nguyen, Minh T.; Jones, Richard A.; Holliday, Bradley J. “Understanding the Effect of Metal Centers on Charge Transport and Delocalization in Conducting Metallopolymers” Macromolecules, 2017, 50 (3), 872–883.

9. Pezzato, Cristian; Nguyen, Minh T., Cheng, Chuyang; Kim; Dong Jun, Otley, Michael T.; Stoddart, J. Fraser “An efficient artificial molecular pump” Tetrahedron, 2017, 73, 4849–4857.

10. Liang, Yawei.; Nguyen, Minh T.; Holliday, Bradley J.; Jones, Richard A. “Electrocatalytic reduction of CO2 using rhenium complexes with dipyrido[3,2-a:2′,3′-c]phenazine ligands” Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2017, 84, 113–117.

11. Nguyen, Minh T.; Jones, Richard; Holliday, Bradley J. “Direct synthesis of CdSe nanocrystals within a conducting metallopolymer: toward improving charge transfer in hybrid nanomaterials” Chemical communications, 2016, 52, 13112–13115.

12. Caraway, Jennifer D.†; Nguyen, Minh T.† (†co-first authorship); Mitchell, Lauren A., Holliday, Bradley J. “Incorporation of Thieno[3,2-b]thiophene Moieties as Novel Electropolymerizable Groups in a Conducting Metallopolymer and Study of the Effect on Photostability in a Conducting Metallopolymer” Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2015, 36, 665–670.

13. Nguyen, Minh T.; Holliday, Bradley J. “Direct insights into metal-induced conductivity enhancement in conducting metallopolymers” Chemical communications, 2015, 51, 8610–8613.

14. Glaz, Micah S.; Biberdorf, Joshua D.; Nguyen, Minh T.; Travis, Jonathon J.; Holliday, Bradley J.; VandenBout, David A “Perylene diimide functionalized polynorbornene: a macromolecular scaffold for supramolecular self-assembly” Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2013, 1, 8060–8065.

15. Nguyen, Minh T.; Glaz, Micah S.; Biberdorf, Joshua D.; VandenBout, David A; Holliday, Bradley J. “Aggregation behavior of perylene diimide functionalized bush polymers: implication for electron transport in organic electronics” Polymer Preprints, 2012, 53, 151–152.

16. Nguyen, Minh T.; Holliday, Bradley J. "Probing Electronic Communication in Hybrid Materials Made by Seeded Growth from Conducting Metallopolymers " Polymer Preprints, 2011, 52, 785–786.


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