Rebecca Gilchrist
Graduate Student
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA

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Julia completed her B.A. in Chemistry at Assumption College where she studied chemistry. Her current studies at WPI involve probing and quantifying the surface chemistry and physics of 2D layered semiconductors.


Bottom-up, scalable synthesis of nanofilament based two-dimensional titanium carbo-oxide flakes.
Hussein Badr, Tarek Elmelegy, Michael Carey, Varun Natu, Mary Qin Hassig, Craig Johnson, Qian Qian, Christopher Li, Kateryna Kushnir, Erika Colin Ulloa, Lyubov Titova, Julia Martin, Ronald Grimm, Rahul Pai, Vibha Kalra, Avishek Karmakar, Anthony Ruffino, Stefan Masiuk, Kun Liang, Michael Naguib, Olivia Wilson, Andrew Magenau, Kiana Montazeri, Yucheng Zhu, Hao Cheng, Takeshi Torita, Masashi Koyanagi, Akimaro Yanagimachi, Thierry Ouisse, Maxime Barbier, Fabrice Wilhelm, Andrei Rogalev, Jonas Björk, Per Persson, Johanna Rosén, Yong-Jie Hu, Michel Barsoum
Mater. Today, 2022, accepted. 10.1016/j.mattod.2021.10.033


Interfacial fracture of hybrid organic-inorganic perovskite solar cells.
Reisya Ichwani, Richard Koech, Oluwaseun K.Oyewole, Adri Huda, Deborah O. Oyewole, Jaya Cromwell, Julia L.Martin, Ronald L.Grimm, Winston O.Soboyejo
Extreme Mech. Lett., 2022, 50, 101515.


A Study of the Effects of a Thermally Evaporated nanoscale CsBr layer on the Optoelectronic Properties and Stability of Formamidinium-rich Perovskite Solar Cells.</strong >
Richard Koech, Reisya Ichwani, Julia L. Martin, Deborah Oyewole, Omolara Oyelade, Yusuf Olanrewaju, Dahiru Sanni, Sharafadeen Adeniji, Ronald L. Grimm, Abdulhakeem Bello, Oluwaseun Oyewole, Esidor Ntsoenzok, and Winston Soboyejo
AIP Adv., 2021, 11, 095112, 10.1063/5.0064398


Prospects of CO2 capture via 13X for low-carbon hydrogen production using a Pd-based metallic membrane reactor.
Kourosh Kian, Simona Liguoria, Hélène Pilorgé, James M.Crawford, Moises A.Carreon, Julia L. Martin, Ronald L. Grimm, and Jennifer Wilcox
Chem. Eng. J., 2021, 407 , 127224.


Interfacial States, Energetics, and Atmospheric Stability of Large-Grain Antifluorite Cs2TiBr6.
Jocelyn L. Mendes, Weiran Gao, Julia L. Martin, Alexander D. Carl, N. Aaron Deskins, Sergio Granados-Focil, and Ronald L. Grimm
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2020, 124(44), 24289–24297.


Quantification of Surface Reactivity and Step-Selective Etching Chemistry on Single-Crystal BiOI(001).
Julia L. Martin, Roy Stoflet, Alexander D. Carl, Katarina M. Himmelberger, Sergio Granados-Focil, and Ronald L. Grimm
Langmuir, 202036(32), 9343–9355.


Open-Circuit Photovoltage Exceeding 950 mV with an 840 mV Average at Sb2S3–Thianthrene+/0 Junctions Enabled by Thioperylene Anhydride Back Contacts.
Curtis W. Doiron, Nicholas A. Fitzpatrick, Clare P. Masucci, Julia L. Martin, Alexander D. Carl, and Ronald L. Grimm
ACS Omega, 2020, 5, 16875–16884.