Semion K. Saikin
Semion K. Saikin

Mailing address:
Department of Chemistry
and Chemical Biology
Harvard University
12 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

E-mail: saykin AT
Office phone: (617)496-0733

April 2017


    1. D. M. Coles, L. C. Flatten, Th. Sydney, E. Hounslow, S. K. Saikin, A. Aspuru-Guzik, V. Vedral, J. K.-H. Tang, R. A. Taylor, J. M. Smith, D. G. Lidzey. Polaritons in Living Systems: Modifying Energy Landscapes in Photosynthetic Organisms Using a Photonic Structure, Preprint, arXiv:1702.01705(2017)

    2. S. S. Kharintsev, E. A. Chernykh, Al. I. Fishman, S. K. Saikin, Al. M. Alekseev, M. Kh. Salakhov, Photo-induced heating of free-standing azo-polymer thin films monitored by scanning thermal microscopy, J. Phys. Chem. C 121, 3007 - 3012 (2017)

    3. S. S. Kharintsev, A. I. Fishman, S. K. Saikin, and S. G. Kazarian, Near-field Raman dichroism controlled with a biased nanoantenna: from amorphous azo-polymers to optical information storage, Nanoscale, 8, 19867 - 19875 (2016)

    4. D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, S. K. Saikin, R. H. Goldsmith, and A. Aspuru-Guzik, Optical spectra of p-doped PEDOT nano-aggregates provide insight into the material disorder, ACS Energy Lett., 1, 1100 - 1105 (2016)

    5. J. Yuen-Zhou, S. K. Saikin, T. Zhu, M. Onbalsi, C. Ross, V. Bulovic, and M. Baldo, Plexcitons: Dirac points and topological modes, Nat. Commun., 7, 11783 (2016)

    6. N. P. D. Sawaya, J. Huh, T. Fujita, S. K. Saikin, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Fast delocalization leads to robust long-range excitonic transfer in a large quantum chlorosome model, Nano Lett., 15, 1722 (2015)

    7. D. M. Coles, Y. Yang, Y. Wang, R. T. Grant, R. A. Taylor, S. K Saikin, A. Aspuru-Guzik, D. G. Lidzey, J. K.-H. Tang, J. M. Smith, Strong coupling between the chlorosome of a photosynthetic bacteria and a confined cavity mode, Nat. Commun., 5, 5561 (2014)

    8. F. Herrera, B. Peropadre, L. A. Pachon, S. K. Saikin, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Quantum nonlinear optics with polar J-aggregates in microcavities, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 3708 - 3715 (2014)

    9. J. B. Cabalo, S. K. Saikin, E. D. Emmons, D. Rappoport, A. Aspuru-Guzik, A state-by-state investigation of destructive interference in resonance Raman spectra of neutral tyrosine and tyrosinate anion with the simplified sum-over-states approach, J. Phys. Chem. A, 118, 9675 - 9686 (2014)

    10. J. Yuen-Zhou, S. K. Saikin, N. Yao, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Topologically protected excitons in porphyrin thin films, Nature Materials, 13, 1026 - 1032 (2014)

    11. S. K. Saikin, Y. Khin, J. Huh, M. Hannout, Y. Wang, F. Zare, A. Aspuru-Guzik, J. Kuo-Hsiang Tang, Chromatic acclimation and population dynamics of green sulfur bacteria grown with spectrally tailored light, Sci. Rep. 4, 5057 (2014)

    12. S. Valleau, S. K. Saikin, D. Ansari-Oghol-Beig, M. Rostami, H. Mossallaei, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Electromagnetic study of the chlorosome antenna complex of Chlorobium tepidum, ACS Nano 8, 3884 - 3894 (2014)

    13. J. Huh, S. K. Saikin, J. C. Brookes, S. Valleau, T. Fujita, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Atomistic study of energy funneling in the light-harvesting complex of green sulfur bacteria, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 2048 - 2057 (2014)

    14. T. Fujita, J. Huh, S. K. Saikin, J. C. Brookes, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Theoretical characterization of excitation energy transfer in chlorosome light-harvesting antennae from green sulfur bacteria, Photosynth. Res. 120, 273 - 289 (2014)

    15. E. Tkachenko, E. Gutierrez, S. K. Saikin, P. Fogelstrand, C. Kim, A. Groisman, and M. H. Ginsberg, The nucleus of endothelial cell as a sensor of blood flow direction, Bio. Open, 2, 1007 - 1012 (2013)

    16. J. K.-H. Tang, S. K. Saikin, S. V. Pingali, M. M. Enriquez, J. Huh, H. A. Frank, V. S. Urban, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Temperature and carbon assimilation regulate the chlorosome biogenesis in green sulfur bacteria , Biophys. J. 105, 1346 - 1356 (2013), preprint arXiv:1307.1742

    17. D. Ansari-Oghol-Beig, M. Rostami, E. Chernobrovkina, S. K. Saikin, S. Valleau, H. Mosallaei, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Parametric hierarchical matrix approach for the wideband optical response of large-scale molecular aggregates, J. Appl. Phys. 114, 164315 (2013)

    18. S. K. Saikin, A. Eisfeld, S. Valleau, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Photonics meets excitonics: natural and artificial molecular aggregates, Nanophotonics 2, 21 - 38 (2013)

    19. J. N. Sanders, S. K. Saikin, S. Mostame, X. Andrade, J. R. Widom, A. H. Marcus, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Compressed sensing for multidimensional electronic spectroscopy experiments , J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 3, 2697 - 2702 (2012)

    20. T. Fujita, J. C. Brookes, S. K. Saikin, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Memory-assisted exciton diffusion in the chlorosome light-harvesting antenna of green sulfur bacteria , J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 3 2357 - 2361 (2012)

    21. R. L. Aggarwal, L. W. Farrar, S. K. Saikin, Increase of SERS Signal Upon Heating or Exposure to a High-Intensity Laser Field: Benzenethiol on an AgFON Substrate , J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 16656 - 16659 (2012)

    22. S. Valleau, S. K. Saikin, M.-H. Yung, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Exciton transport in thin-film cyanine dye J-aggregates , J. Chem. Phys., 137, 034109 (2012)

    23. F. Caruso, S. K. Saikin, E. Solano, S. F. Huelga, A. Aspuru-Guzik, and M. B. Plenio, Probing biological light-harvesting phenomena by optical cavities , Phys. Rev. B, 85, 125424 (2012)

    24. R. L. Aggarwal, L. W. Farrar, S. K. Saikin, X. Andrade, A. Aspuru-Guzik, D. L. Polla, Measurement of the absolute Raman cross section of the optical phonons in type Ia natural diamond , Solid State Commun., 152, 204 - 209 (2012)

    25. R. L. Aggarwal, L. W. Farrar, S. K. Saikin, A. Aspuru-Guzik, M. Stopa, and D. L. Polla, Measurement of the absolute Raman cross section of the optical phonon in silicon , Solid State Commun., 151, 553 - 556 (2011)

    26. S. K. Saikin, Y. Chu, D. Rappoport, K. B. Crozier, and A. Aspuru-Guzik, Separation of electromagnetic and chemical contributions to surface-enhanced Raman spectra on nanoengineered plasmonic substrates , J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 1, 2740 - 2746 (2010)

    27. S. K. Saikin, R. Olivares-Amaya, D. Rappoport, M. Stopa, and A. Aspuru-Guzik, On the chemical bonding effects in the Raman response: Benzenethiol adsorbed on silver clusters , Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 11, 9401 - 9411 (2009)

    28. S. K. Saikin, C. Emary, D. G. Stell, and L. J. Sham, Adiabatic optical entanglement between electron spins in separate quantum dots , Phys. Rev. B 78, 235314, 1-7 (2008)

    29. S. K. Saikin, Wang Yao, L. J. Sham, Single electron spin decoherence by nuclear spin bath: linked cluster expansion approach , Phys. Rev. B 75, 125314, 1-12 (2007)

    30. C. Emary, Xiaodong Xu, D. G. Steel, S. Saikin, L. J. Sham, Fast initialization of the spin state of an electron in a quantum dot in the Voigt configuration , Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 , 047401, 1-4 (2007)

    31. E. A. Vinogradov, V. A. Yakovlev, N. N. Novikova, M. N. Popova, S. K. Saikin, B. Z. Malkin, Isotopic disorder effect in the infrared reflection spectra of 6Lix7Li1-xYF4 single crystals , Solid State Commun. 142, 256-260 (2007)

    32. B. Z. Malkin, O. V. Solovyev, A. Yu. Malishev, S. K. Saikin, Theoretical studies of electron-vibrational 4fN-4fN-15d spectra in LiYF4:RE3+ crystals , J. Luminescence 125, 175 - 183 (2007)

    33. B. Z. Malkin, K. K. Pukhov, S. K. Saikin, E. I. Baibekov, A. R. Zakirov, Theoretical studies of nonradiative 4f-4f multiphonon transitions in dielectric crystals containing rare earth ions , J. Mol. Struct., 838, 170 - 175 (2007)

    34. R. Mallory, M. Yasar, G. Itskos, A. Petrou, G. Kioseoglou, A. T. Hanbicki, C. H. Li, O. M. J. van't Erve, B. T. Jonker M. Shen, S. Saikin, Phonon-assisted recombination in Fe-based spin LEDs , Phys Rev B 73, 115308 (2006)

    35. S. Saikin, M. Shen, M.-C. Cheng, Spin dynamics in a compound semiconductor spintronic structure with a Schottky barrier , J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 18, 1535-1544 (2006)

    36. S. Saikin, Yu. V. Pershin, V. Privman, Invited review: Modeling for semiconductor spintronics, IEE Proc. Circuits, Devices & Systems, 152, 366-376 (2005)

    37. M. Shen, S. Saikin, M.-C. Cheng, Spin Injection in Spin FETs Using a Step-Doping Profile, IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology 4, 40-44 (2005)

    38. Yu. V. Pershin, S. Saikin, V. Privman, Semiclassical transport models for semiconductor spintronics , Electrochem. Soc. Proc. 2004-13, 183-205 (2005)

    39. E. Shafir, M. Shen, S. Saikin, Modulation of spin dynamics in a channel of a nonballistic spin-field effect transistor, Phys. Rev. B, Rapid Communications 70, article 241302, 1-4 (2004)

    40. M. Shen, S. Saikin, M.-C. Cheng, Monte Carlo Modeling of Spin Injection through a Schottky Barrier and Spin Transport in a Semiconductor Quantum Well, J. Appl. Phys. 96, 4319-4325 (2004)

    41. S. Saikin, Drift-diffusion model for spin-polarized transport in a non-degenerate 2DEG controlled by a spin-orbit interaction, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 16, 5071-5081 (2004)

    42. S. Saikin, M. Shen, M.-C. Cheng, Study of spin-polarized transport properties for spin-FET design optimization, IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology 3, 173-179 (2004)

    43. M. Shen, S. Saikin, M.-C. Cheng and V. Privman, Monte Carlo Modeling of Spin FETs Controlled by Spin-Orbit Interaction, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 65, 351-363 (2004)

    44. S. V. Verkhovskii, A. Yu. Yakubovskii, B. Z. Malkin, S. K. Saikin, A. Trokiner, V. I. Ozhogin, M. Cardona, Isotope disorder in Ge single crystals probed with 73Ge NMR, Phys. Rev. B 68, article 104201, pages 1-10 (2003)

    45. S. Saikin, M. Shen, M.-C. Cheng and V. Privman, Semiclassical Monte-Carlo model for in-plane transport of spin-polarized electrons in III-V heterostructures, J. Appl. Phys. 94, 1769-1775 (2003)

    46. S. Saikin, M. Shen, M.-C. Cheng, and V. Privman, Simulation of spin-polarized transport in submicrometer device structures, Proceedings IEEE-Nano 2003 conference, San-Francisco, August 12-14, 2003

    47. M. Shen, S. Saikin, M.-C. Cheng, and V. Privman, Monte Carlo simulation of spin-polarized transport, Lect. Notes Comp. Sci. 2668, 881-891 (2003)

    48. S. Saikin, L. Fedichkin, Non-ideality of quantum operations with the electron spin of a 31P donor in a Si crystal due to interaction with a nuclear spin system, Phys. Rev. B 67, article 161302(R), pages 1-4 (2003)

    49. S. Saykin, D. Mozyrsky, V. Privman, Relaxation of shallow donor electron spin due to interaction with nuclear spin bath, NanoLett. 2, 651-655 (2002)

    50. M. N. Popova, E. P. Chukalina, B. Z. Malkin, S. K. Saikin, Experimental and theoretical study of the crystal field levels and hyperfine and electron-phonon interactions in LiYF4:Er3+, Phys. Rev. B 61, 7421-7427 (2000)

    51. S. V. Verkhovskii, B. Z. Malkin, A. Trokiner, A. Yu. Yakubovskii, A. Ananyev, A. Gerashenko, Yu. Piskunov, S. K. Saikin, V. I. Ozhogin and A. Tikhomirov, Quadrupole effects on the 73Ge NMR spectra in isotopically controlled Germanium single crystals, Z. Naturforsh 55, 105-110 (2000)

    52. S. V. Verkhovskii, A. Y. Yakubovskii, A. Trokiner, B. Z. Malkin, S. K. Saikin, V. I. Ozhogin, A. V. Tikhomirov, A. V. Ananyev, A. P. Gerashenko, Y. V. Piskunov, 73Ge NMR spectra in germanium single crystals with different isotopic composition, Appl. Magn. Res. 17, 557-576 (1999)

    53. B. Z. Malkin, S. K. Saikin, V. I. Ozhogin, Nuclear spin-lattice relaxation in germanium single crystals, Appl. Magn. Res. 14, 513-524 (1998)

    54. B. Z. Malkin, S. K. Saikin, Theory of isotopic effects in optical spectra of the lanthanide ions in crystals, Proc. SPIE 2706, 193-200 (1996). Tenth Feofilov Symposium on Spectroscopy of Crystals Activated by Rare-Earth and Transitional-Metal Ions, Editors Alexandr I. Ryskin, Vadim F.Masterov