[228]  L. Xu, M. Valášek, F. Hennrich, E. Sedghamiz, M. Penaloza-Amion, D. Häussinger, W. Wenzel, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Enantiomeric Separation of Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Acid Cleavable Chiral Polyfluorene.

ACS Nano  2021.;



[227]  T. Frauhammer, L. Gerhard, K. Edelmann, M. Lindner, M. Valášek, M. Mayor, W. Wulfhekel, Addressing a lattice of rotatable molecular dipoles with the electric field of an STM tip.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys   2021.;



[226]   L. M. Bannwart, T. Müntener, M. Rickhaus, L. Jundt, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Bicyclic phenyl-ethynyl architectures: Synthesis of a 1,4-bis(phenylbuta-1,3-diyn-1-yl) benzene banister.

Chem. - Eur. J.   2021, n/a.;



[225]   P. Zwick, C. Hsu, M. E. Abbassi, O. Fuhr, D. Fenske, D. Dulić, H. S. J. van der Zant, M. Mayor, Synthesis and Transport Studies of a Cofacial Porphyrin Cyclophane.

J. Org. Chem.  2020, 80, 15072–15081.;


[224] L. D. Bizzini, T. Bürgi, M. Mayor, The Enantiomers of Trinorbornane and Derivatives Thereof

Helv. Chim. Acta  2020, 103, e2000019.;



[223] E. H. Peters, M. Mayor, Alkyne-Monofunctionalized Gold Nanoparticles as Massive Molecular Building Blocks

Eur. J. Inorg. Chem.  2020, 24, 2325–2334.; DOI 10.1002/ejic.202000273


[222] A. Prabodh, D. Bauer, S. Kubik, P. Rebmann, F. G. Klärner, T. Schrader, L. D. Bizzini, M. Mayor, F. Biedermann; Chirality sensing of terpenes, steroids, amino acids, peptides and drugs with acyclic cucurbit[n]urils and molecular tweezers.

Chem. Commun.  2020, 56, 4652–4655.;


[221] J. Schätti, V. Köhler, M. Mayor, Y. Y. Fein, P. Geyer, L. Mairhofer, S. Gerlich, M. Arndt; Matter–wave interference and deflection of tripeptides decorated with fluorinated alkyl chains.

J Mass Spectrom.  2020, 55, e4514.;

[220] T. Brandl, C. Kerzig, L. Le Pleux, A. Prescimone, O. S. Wenger, M. Mayor; Improved Photostability of a CuI Complex by Macrocyclization of the Phenanthroline Ligands.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2020, 26, 3119–3128.;


[219] T. Brandl, S. Johannsen, D. Häussinger, N. Suryadevara, A. Prescimone, S. Bernhard, M. Gruber, M. Ruben, R. Berndt, M. Mayor; Iron in a cage: fixation of a Fe(II)tpy2 complex by fourfold interlinking.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2020, 59, 15947–15952.; DOI 10.1002/anie.202006340


[218] H. Bi, C.-A. Palma, Y. Gong, K. Stallhofer, M. Nuber, C. Jing, F. Meggendorfer, S. Wen, C. Yam, R. Kienberger, et al., Electron–Phonon Coupling in Current-Driven Single-Molecule Junctions.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2020, 142, 3384–3391.;


[217]  Zwick, P.; Weiland, K. J.; Malinčík, J.; Stefani, D.; Häussinger, D.; van der Zant, H. S. J.; Dulić, D.; Mayor, M.

Mechanical Fixation by Porphyrin Connection: Synthesis and Transport Studies of a Bicyclic Dimer.

J. Org. Chem.2020, 85 (1), 118–128.



[216]   J. Schätti, M. Kriegleder, M. Debiossac, M. Kerschbaum, P. Geyer, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, V. Köhler, Neutralization of insulin by photocleavage under high vacuum.

Chem. Commun.  2019, 55, 12507–12510.


[215]   I. C.-Y. Hou, V. Diez-Cabanes, A. Galanti, M. Valášek, M. Mayor, J. Cornil, A. Narita, P. Samorì, K. Müllen, Photomodulation of Two-Dimensional Self-Assembly of Azobenzene–Hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene–Azobenzene Triads.

Chem. Mater.  2019, 31, 6979–6985.



[214]   L. D. Bizzini, P. Zwick, M. Mayor, Preparation of Unsymmetrical Disulfides from Thioacetates and Thiosulfonates.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2019, (41), 6956-6960.


[213]   Y. Y. Fein, P. Geyer, P. Zwick, F. Kiałka, S. Pedalino, M. Mayor, S. Gerlich, M. Arndt, Quantum superposition of molecules beyond 25 kDa.

Nat. Phys.  2019, 15 (12), 1242–1245.


[212]   M. E. Abbassi, P. Zwick, A. Rates, D. Stefani, A. Prescimone, M. Mayor, H. S. J. van der Zant, D. Dulić, Unravelling the conductance path through single-porphyrin junctions.

Chem. Sci.  2019, 10, 8299–8305.


[211]   L. M. Bannwart, P. S. Rieder, M. Mayor, 2-(3-Cyanopropyldimethylsilyl)ethyl as a Polar Sulfur Protecting Group.

Synthesis  2019, 22, 4153-4164


[210]   A. Di Silvestro, M. Mayor, From the Loom to the Laboratory: Molecular Textiles.

CHIMIA  2019, 73, 455–461.


[209]   J. Šebera, M. Lindner, J. Gasior, G. Mészáros, O. Fuhr, M. Mayor, M. Valášek, V. Kolivoška, M. Hromadová, Tuning the contact conductance of anchoring groups in single molecule junctions by molecular design.

Nanoscale  2019, 11, 12959–12964.


[208]   A. Galanti, J. Santoro, R. Mannancherry, Q. Duez, V. Diez-Cabanes, M. Valášek, J. De Winter, J. Cornil, P. Gerbaux, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, A New Class of Rigid Multi(azobenzene) Switches Featuring Electronic Decoupling: Unravelling the Isomerization in Individual Photochromes.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2019, 141, 9273–9283.

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[207]   J. Homberg, M. Lindner, L. Gerhard, K. Edelmann, T. Frauhammer, Y. Nahas, M. Valášek, M. Mayor, W. Wulfhekel, Six state molecular revolver mounted on a rigid platform.

Nanoscale  2019, 11, 9015–9022.


[206]   R. Mannancherry, M. Devereux, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Molecular Ansa-Basket: Synthesis of Inherently Chiral All-Carbon [12](1,6)Pyrenophane.

J. Org. Chem.  2019, 84, 5271–5276.


[205]   V. Kolivoška, J. Šebera, T. Sebechlebská, M. Lindner, J. Gasior, G. Mészáros, M. Mayor, M. Valášek, M. Hromadová, Probabilistic mapping of single molecule junction configurations as a tool to achieve the desired geometry of asymmetric tripodal molecules.

Chem. Commun.  2019, 55, 3351–3354.


[204]   T. Knaak, C. González, Y. J. Dappe, G. D. Harzmann, T. Brandl, M. Mayor, R. Berndt, M. Gruber, Fragmentation and Distortion of Terpyridine-Based Spin-Crossover Complexes on Au(111).

J. Phys. Chem. C  2019, 123, 4178–4185.


[203]   K. J. Weiland, T. Brandl, K. Atz, A. Prescimone, D. Häussinger, T. Šolomek, M. Mayor, Mechanical Stabilization of Helical Chirality in a Macrocyclic Oligothiophene.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2019, 141, 2104–2110.


[202]   A. Vladyka, M. L. Perrin, J. Overbeck, R. R. Ferradás, V. García-Suárez, M. Gantenbein, J. Brunner, M. Mayor, J. Ferrer, M. Calame, In-situ formation of one-dimensional coordination polymers in molecular junctions.

Nat. Commun.  2019, 10, 1–9.


[201]   K. J. Weiland, N. Münch, W. Gschwind, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, A Chiral Macrocyclic Oligothiophene with Broken Conjugation – Rapid Racemization through Internal Rotation.

Helv. Chim. Acta  2019, 102, e1800205.


[200]   K. J. Weiland, A. Gallego, M. Mayor, Beyond Simple Substitution Patterns – Symmetrically Tetrasubstituted [2.2]Paracyclophanes as 3D Functional Materials.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2019, 2019, 3073–3085.

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[199]   M. Hellstern, M. Gantenbein, L. Le Pleux, G. Puebla‐Hellmann, E. Lörtscher, M. Mayor, Electrochemical Multiplexing: Control over Surface Functionalization by Combining a Redox-Sensitive Alkyne Protection Group with “Click”-Chemistry.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2019, 6, 1801917.


[198]   T. Brandl, M. E. Abbassi, D. Stefani, R. Frisenda, G. D. Harzmann, H. S. J. van der Zant, M. Mayor, Enhanced Separation Concept (ESC): Removing the Functional Subunit from the Electrode by Molecular Design.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2019, 2019, 5334–5343.


[197]   Y. Aeschi, L. Jucker, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Slow Formation of Pseudorotaxanes in Water.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2019, 2019, 3384–3390.


[196]   Y. Aeschi, S. Drayss‐Orth, M. Valášek, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Aqueous Assembly of Zwitterionic Daisy Chains.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2019, 25, 285–295.



[195]   J. Schätti, P. Rieser, U. Sezer, G. Richter, P. Geyer, G. G. Rondina, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, A. Shayeghi, V. Köhler, M. Arndt, Pushing the mass limit for intact launch and photoionization of large neutral biopolymers.

Commun. Chem.  2018, 1, 1–8.

[194]   A. Galanti, V. Diez-Cabanes, J. Santoro, M. Valášek, A. Minoia, M. Mayor, J. Cornil, P. Samorì, Electronic Decoupling in C3-Symmetrical Light-Responsive Tris(Azobenzene) Scaffolds: Self-Assembly and Multiphotochromism.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2018, 140, 16062–16070.


[193]   D. Stefani, K. J. Weiland, M. Skripnik, C. Hsu, M. L. Perrin, M. Mayor, F. Pauly, H. S. J. van der Zant, Large Conductance Variations in a Mechanosensitive Single-Molecule Junction.

Nano Lett.  2018, 18, 5981–5988.


[192]   Z. Wang, K. Müller, M. Valášek, S. Grosjean, S. Bräse, C. Wöll, M. Mayor, L. Heinke, Series of Photoswitchable Azobenzene-Containing Metal–Organic Frameworks with Variable Adsorption Switching Effect.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2018, 122, 19044–19050.


[191]   R. Mannancherry, M. Rickhaus, D. Häussinger, A. Prescimone, M. Mayor, Molecular dynamic staircases: all-carbon axial chiral “Geländer” structures.

Chem. Sci.  2018, 9, 5758–5766.


[190]   G. Puebla-Hellmann, K. Venkatesan, M. Mayor, E. Lörtscher, Metallic nanoparticle contacts for high-yield, ambient-stable molecular-monolayer devices.

Nature  2018, 559, 232–235.

[189]   M. Debiossac, J. Schätti, M. Kriegleder, P. Geyer, A. Shayeghi, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, V. Köhler, Tailored photocleavable peptides: fragmentation and neutralization pathways in high vacuum.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  2018, 20, 11412–11417.


[188]   T. Brandl, V. Hoffmann, A. Pannwitz, D. Häussinger, M. Neuburger, O. Fuhr, S. Bernhard, O. S. Wenger, M. Mayor, Chiral macrocyclic terpyridine complexes.

Chem. Sci.  2018, 9, 3837–3843.


[187]   H. Bi, C.-A. Palma, Y. Gong, P. Hasch, M. Elbing, M. Mayor, J. Reichert, J. V. Barth, Voltage-Driven Conformational Switching with Distinct Raman Signature in a Single-Molecule Junction.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2018, 140, 4835–4840.


[186]   J. Rodewald, N. Dörre, A. Grimaldi, P. Geyer, L. Felix, M. Mayor, A. Shayeghi, M. Arndt, Isotope-selective high-order interferometry with large organic molecules in free fall.

New J. Phys.  2018, 20, 033016.

[185]   E. H. Peters, M. Lehmann, M. Mayor, Gold Nanoparticles Stabilized by Single Tripodal Ligands.

Particle & Particle Systems Characterization  2018, 35, 1800015.


[184]   L. M. Bannwart, L. Jundt, T. Müntener, M. Neuburger, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, A Phenyl-Ethynyl-Macrocycle: A Model Compound for “Geländer” Oligomers Comprising Reactive Conjugated Banisters.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2018, 2018, 3391–3402.



[183]   T. Sebechlebská, J. Šebera, V. Kolivoška, M. Lindner, J. Gasior, G. Mészáros, M. Valášek, M. Mayor, M. Hromadová, Investigation of the geometrical arrangement and single molecule charge transport in self-assembled monolayers of molecular towers based on tetraphenylmethane tripod.

Electrochim. Acta  2017, 258, 1191–1200.


[182]   K. Scheil, N. Lorente, M.-L. Bocquet, P. C. Hess, M. Mayor, R. Berndt, Adatom Coadsorption with Three-Dimensional Cyclophanes on Ag(111).

J. Phys. Chem. C  2017, 121, 25303–25308.


[181]   B. Karamzadeh, T. Eaton, D. M. Torres, I. Cebula, M. Mayor, M. Buck, Sequential nested assembly at the liquid/solid interface.

Faraday Discuss.  2017, 204, 173–190.

[180]   L. D. Bizzini, T. Müntener, D. Häussinger, M. Neuburger, M. Mayor, Synthesis of trinorbornane.

Chem. Commun.  2017, 53, 11399–11402.


[179]   A. Gallego, U. Sezer, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, Long-pulse laser launch and ionization of tailored large neutral silver nanoparticles with atomic mass assignment.

Nanoscale  2017, 9, 9175–9180.

[178]   J. Šebera, V. Kolivoška, M. Valášek, J. Gasior, R. Sokolová, G. Mészáros, W. Hong, M. Mayor, M. Hromadová, Tuning Charge Transport Properties of Asymmetric Molecular Junctions.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2017, 121, 12885–12894.


[177]   M. Rickhaus, M. Mayor, M. Juríček, Chirality in curved polyaromatic systems.

Chem. Soc. Rev.  2017, 46, 1643–1660.


[176]   L. Gerhard, K. Edelmann, J. Homberg, M. Valášek, S. G. Bahoosh, M. Lukas, F. Pauly, M. Mayor, W. Wulfhekel, An electrically actuated molecular toggle switch.

Nat. Commun.  2017, 8, 1–10.


[175]   V. Hoffmann, L. le Pleux, D. Häussinger, O. T. Unke, A. Prescimone, M. Mayor, Deltoid versus Rhomboid: Controlling the Shape of Bis-ferrocene Macrocycles by the Bulkiness of the Substituents.

Organometallics  2017, 36, 858–866.


[174]   Z. Wang, A. Błaszczyk, O. Fuhr, S. Heissler, C. Wöll, M. Mayor, Molecular weaving via surface-templated epitaxy of crystalline coordination networks.

Nat. Commun.  2017, 8, 1–8.


[173]   U. Sezer, P. Geyer, M. Kriegleder, M. Debiossac, A. Shayeghi, M. Arndt, L. Felix, M. Mayor, Selective photodissociation of tailored molecular tags as a tool for quantum optics.

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol.  2017, 8, 325–333.


[172]   P.-Y. Su, L.-B. Huang, J.-M. Liu, Y.-F. Chen, L.-M. Xiao, D.-B. Kuang, M. Mayor, C.-Y. Su, A multifunctional poly-N-vinylcarbazole interlayer in perovskite solar cells for high stability and efficiency: a test with new triazatruxene-based hole transporting materials.

J. Mater. Chem. A  2017, 5, 1913–1918.


[171]   M. Valášek, M. Mayor, Spatial and Lateral Control of Functionality by Rigid Molecular Platforms.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2017, 23, 13538–13548.

[170]   J. Schätti, U. Sezer, S. Pedalino, J. P. Cotter, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, V. Köhler, Tailoring the volatility and stability of oligopeptides.

J. Mass Spectrom.  2017, 52, 550–556.

[169]   L. L. Pleux, E. Kapatsina, J. Hildesheim, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, A Molecular Turnstile as an E-Field-Triggered Single-Molecule Switch: Concept and Synthesis.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2017, 2017, 3165–3178.


[168]   M. Lindner, M. Valášek, M. Mayor, T. Frauhammer, W. Wulfhekel, L. Gerhard, Molecular Graph Paper.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2017, 56, 8290–8294.


[167]   M. Lehmann, E. H. Peters, M. Mayor, Size Matters: Influence of Gold-to-Ligand Ratio and Sulfur-Sulfur Distance of Linear Thioether Heptamers on the Size of Gold Nanoparticles.

Helv. Chim. Acta  2017, 100, e1600395.


[166]   Y. Aeschi, S. Drayss‐Orth, M. Valášek, F. Raps, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Assembly of [2]Rotaxanes in Water.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2017, 2017, 4091–4103.



[165]   R. Yan, L. Le Pleux, M. Mayor, M. Zharnikov, Promoted Exchange Reaction between Alkanethiolate Self-Assembled Monolayers and an Azide-Bearing Substituent.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2016, 120, 25967–25976.


[164]   R. Frisenda, G. D. Harzmann, J. A. Celis Gil, J. M. Thijssen, M. Mayor, H. S. J. van der Zant, Stretching-Induced Conductance Increase in a Spin-Crossover Molecule.

Nano Lett.  2016, 16, 4733–4737.



[163]   G. Puebla-Hellmann, M. Mayor, E. Lörtscher, Functional Nanopores: A Solid-state Concept for Artificial Reaction Compartments and Molecular Factories.

CHIMIA  2016, 70, 432–438.


[162]   M. A. Karimi, S. G. Bahoosh, M. Valášek, M. Bürkle, M. Mayor, F. Pauly, E. Scheer, Identification of the current path for a conductive molecular wire on a tripodal platform.

Nanoscale  2016, 8, 10582–10590.


[161]   M. Rickhaus, L. Jundt, M. Mayor, Determining Inversion Barriers in Atrop- isomers – A Tutorial for Organic Chemists.

CHIMIA  2016, 70, 192–202.


[160]   M. Rickhaus, M. Mayor, M. Juríček, Strain-induced helical chirality in polyaromatic systems.

Chem. Soc. Rev.  2016, 45, 1542–1556.



[159]   M. Valášek, M. Lindner, M. Mayor, Rigid multipodal platforms for metal surfaces.

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol.  2016, 7, 374–405.



[158]   M. Lindner, M. Valášek, J. Homberg, K. Edelmann, L. Gerhard, W. Wulfhekel, O. Fuhr, T. Wächter, M. Zharnikov, V. Kolivoška, L. Pospíšil, G. Mészáros, M. Hromadová, M. Mayor, Importance of the Anchor Group Position (Para versus Meta) in Tetraphenylmethane Tripods: Synthesis and Self-Assembly Features.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2016, 22, 13218–13235.



[157]   M. Lehmann, E. H. Peters, M. Mayor, Linear Tetraphenylmethane-Based Thioether Oligomers Stabilising an Entire Gold Nanoparticle by Enwrapping,

Chem. - Eur. J.  2016, 22, 2261–2265.



[156]   V. Hoffmann, N. Jenny, D. Häussinger, M. Neuburger, M. Mayor, Rotationally Restricted 1,1′-Bis­(phenylethynyl)ferrocene Subunits in Macrocycles.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2016, 2016, 2187–2199.


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[155]   C. Raimondo, B. Kenens, F. Reinders, M. Mayor, H. Uji-i, P. Samorì, Au nanoparticle scaffolds modulating intermolecular interactions among the conjugated azobenzenes chemisorbed on curved surfaces: tuning the kinetics of cis–trans isomerisation.

Nanoscale  2015, 7, 13836–13839.


[154]   U. Sezer, L. Wörner, J. Horak, L. Felix, J. Tüxen, C. Götz, A. Vaziri, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, Laser-Induced Acoustic Desorption of Natural and Functionalized Biochromophores.

Anal. Chem.  2015, 87, 5614–5619.

[153]   C. Thiele, L. Gerhard, T. R. Eaton, D. M. Torres, M. Mayor, W. Wulfhekel, H. v Löhneysen, M. Lukas, STM study of oligo(phenylene-ethynylene)s.

New J. Phys.  2015, 17, 053043.


[152]   A. Bihlmeier, J. Rotzler, M. Rickhaus, M. Mayor, W. Klopper, Activation enthalpies and entropies of the atropisomerization of substituted butyl-bridged biphenyls.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  2015, 17, 11165–11173.


[151]   O. Fenwick, C. V. Dyck, K. Murugavel, D. Cornil, F. Reinders, S. Haar, M. Mayor, J. Cornil, P. Samorì, Modulating the charge injection in organic field-effect transistors: fluorinated oligophenyl self-assembled monolayers for high work function electrodes.

J. Mater. Chem. C  2015, 3, 3007–3015.


[150]   M. Gantenbein, M. Hellstern, L. Le Pleux, M. Neuburger, M. Mayor, New 4,4′-Bis(9-carbazolyl)–Biphenyl Derivatives with Locked Carbazole–Biphenyl Junctions: High-Triplet State Energy Materials.

Chem. Mater.  2015, 27, 1772–1779.


[149]   U. Sezer, P. Schmid, L. Felix, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, Stability of high-mass molecular libraries: the role of the oligoporphyrin core.

J. Mass Spectrom.  2015, 50, 235–239.


[148]   M. Rickhaus, O. T. Unke, R. Mannancherry, L. M. Bannwart, M. Neuburger, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Tuning Helical Chirality in Polycyclic Ladder Systems.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2015, 21, 18156–18167.


[147]   M. Rickhaus, L. M. Bannwart, O. Unke, H. Gsellinger, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Through the Maze: Cross-Coupling Pathways to a Helical Hexaphenyl “Geländer” Molecule.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2015, 2015, 786–801.


[146]   G. D. Harzmann, R. Frisenda, H. S. J. van der Zant, M. Mayor, Single-Molecule Spin Switch Based on Voltage-Triggered Distortion of the Coordination Sphere.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2015, 54, 13425–13430.


[145]   N. Bodappa, U. Fluch, Y. Fu, M. Mayor, P. Moreno-García, H. Siegenthaler, T. Wandlowski, Controlled assembly and single electron charging of monolayer protected Au144 clusters: an electrochemistry and scanning tunneling spectroscopy study.

Nanoscale  2014, 6, 15117–15126.


[144]   B. Karamzadeh, T. Eaton, I. Cebula, D. M. Torres, M. Neuburger, M. Mayor, M. Buck, Bestowing structure upon the pores of a supramolecular network.

Chem. Commun.  2014, 50, 14175–14178.


[143]   M. Valášek, K. Edelmann, L. Gerhard, O. Fuhr, M. Lukas, M. Mayor, Synthesis of Molecular Tripods Based on a Rigid 9,9′-Spirobifluorene Scaffold.

J. Org. Chem.  2014, 79, 7342–7357.


[142]   A. M. Masillamani, S. Osella, A. Liscio, O. Fenwick, F. Reinders, M. Mayor, V. Palermo, J. Cornil, P. Samorì, Light-induced reversible modification of the work function of a new perfluorinated biphenyl azobenzene chemisorbed on Au (111).

Nanoscale  2014, 6, 8969–8977.


[141]   C. Thiele, H. Vieker, A. Beyer, B. S. Flavel, F. Hennrich, D. Muñoz Torres, T. R. Eaton, M. Mayor, M. M. Kappes, A. Gölzhäuser, H. v. Löhneysen, R. Krupke, Fabrication of carbon nanotube nanogap electrodes by helium ion sputtering for molecular contacts.

Appl. Phys. Lett.  2014, 104, 103102.


[140]   F. Sander, U. Fluch, J. P. Hermes, M. Mayor, Dumbbells, Trikes and Quads: Organic–Inorganic Hybrid Nanoarchitectures Based on “Clicked” Gold Nanoparticles.

Small  2014, 10, 349–359.


[139]   M. Rickhaus, L. M. Bannwart, M. Neuburger, H. Gsellinger, K. Zimmermann, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Inducing Axial Chirality in a “Geländer” Oligomer by Length Mismatch of the Oligomer Strands.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2014, 53, 14587–14591.


[138]   L. Felix, U. Sezer, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, Synthesis of Highly Fluoroalkyl-Functionalized Oligoporphyrin Systems.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2014, 2014, 6884–6895.


[137]   N. Berton, F. Lemasson, A. Poschlad, V. Meded, F. Tristram, W. Wenzel, F. Hennrich, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Selective Dispersion of Large-Diameter Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Pyridine-Containing Copolymers.

Small  2014, 10, 360–367.


[136]   V. Kolivoska, P. Moreno-García, V. Kaliginedi, W. Hong, M. Mayor, N. Weibel, T. Wandlowski, Electron transport through catechol-functionalized molecular rods.

Electrochim. Acta  2013, 110, 709–717.


[135]   C. Duan, Y. Wang, J. Sun, C. Guan, S. Grunder, M. Mayor, L. Peng, J. Liao, Controllability of the Coulomb charging energy in close-packed nanoparticle arrays.

Nanoscale  2013, 5, 10258–10266.


[134]   S. Eibenberger, S. Gerlich, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, J. Tüxen, Matter–wave interference of particles selected from a molecular library with masses exceeding 10 000 amu.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  2013, 15, 14696–14700.


[133]   M. Lukas, K. Dössel, A. Schramm, O. Fuhr, C. Stroh, M. Mayor, K. Fink, H. v. Löhneysen, A Tripodal Molecule on a Gold Surface: Orientation-Dependent Coupling and Electronic Properties of the Molecular Legs.

ACS Nano  2013, 7, 6170–6180.


[132]   Y. Zhang, S. Kahle, T. Herden, C. Stroh, M. Mayor, U. Schlickum, M. Ternes, P. Wahl, K. Kern, Temperature and magnetic field dependence of a Kondo system in the weak coupling regime.

Nat. Commun.  2013, 4, 1–6.


[131]   T. R. Eaton, D. M. Torres, M. Buck, M. Mayor, Nanopatterning by Molecular Self-assembly on Surfaces.

CHIMIA  2013, 67, 222–226.


[130]   P. Schmid, F. Stöhr, M. Arndt, J. Tüxen, M. Mayor, Single-Photon Ionization of Organic Molecules Beyond 10 kDa.

J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom.  2013, 24, 602–608.


[129]   F. Sander, J. P. Hermes, M. Mayor, H. Hamoudi, M. Zharnikov, Add a third hook: S-acetyl protected oligophenylene pyridine dithiols as advanced precursors for self-assembled monolayers.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  2013, 15, 2836–2846.


[128]   A. Schramm, C. Stroh, K. Dössel, M. Lukas, O. Fuhr, H. v Löhneysen, M. Mayor, Isolated facial and meridional tris(bipyridine)Ru(II) for STM studies on Au(111).

Chem. Commun.  2013, 49, 1076–1078.


[127]   A. Schramm, C. Stroh, K. Dössel, M. Lukas, M. Fischer, F. Schramm, O. Fuhr, H. v Löhneysen, M. Mayor, Tripodal MIII Complexes on Au(111) Surfaces: Towards Molecular “Lunar Modules.”

Eur. J. Inorg. Chem.  2013, 2013, 70–79.


[126]   J. Rotzler, S. Drayss, O. Hampe, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Molecular Daisy Chains: Synthesis and Aggregation Studies of an Amphiphilic Molecular Rod.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2013, 19, 2089–2101.


[125]   G. D. Harzmann, M. Neuburger, M. Mayor, 4,4″-Disubstituted Terpyridines and Their Homoleptic FeII Complexes.

Eur. J. Inorg. Chem.  2013, 2013, 3334–3347.


[124]   N. Crivillers, S. Osella, C. V. Dyck, G. M. Lazzerini, D. Cornil, A. Liscio, F. D. Stasio, S. Mian, O. Fenwick, F. Reinders, M. Neuburger, E. Treossi, M. Mayor, V. Palermo, F. Cacialli, J. Cornil, P. Samorì, Large Work Function Shift of Gold Induced by a Novel Perfluorinated Azobenzene-Based Self-Assembled Monolayer.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2013, 25, 432–436.


[123]   J. Rotzler, M. Mayor, Molecular daisy chains.

Chem. Soc. Rev.  2012, 42, 44–62.


[122]   J. Rotzler, H. Gsellinger, A. Bihlmeier, M. Gantenbein, D. Vonlanthen, D. Häussinger, W. Klopper, M. Mayor, Atropisomerization of di-para-substituted propyl-bridged biphenyl cyclophanes.

Org. Biomol. Chem.  2012, 11, 110–118.


[121]   G. M. Lazzerini, S. Mian, F. Di Stasio, A. Merari Masillamani, N. Crivillers, F. Reinders, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, F. Cacialli, Increased efficiency of light-emitting diodes incorporating anodes functionalized with fluorinated azobenzene monolayers and a green-emitting polyfluorene derivative.

Appl. Phys. Lett.  2012, 101, 153306.

[120]   S. Pipolo, E. Benassi, G. Brancolini, M. Valášek, M. Mayor, S. Corni, First-principle-based MD description of azobenzene molecular rods.

Theor. Chem. Acc.  2012, 131, 1274.


[118]   M. Bürkle, L. A. Zotti, J. K. Viljas, D. Vonlanthen, A. Mishchenko, T. Wandlowski, M. Mayor, G. Schön, F. Pauly, Ab initio study of the thermopower of biphenyl-based single-molecule junctions.

Phys. Rev. B  2012, 86, 115304.


[117]   C. Raimondo, N. Crivillers, F. Reinders, F. Sander, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, Optically switchable organic field-effect transistors based on photoresponsive gold nanoparticles blended with poly(3-hexylthiophene).

PNAS  2012, 109, 12375–12380.


[116]   S. Ballmann, R. Härtle, P. B. Coto, M. Elbing, M. Mayor, M. R. Bryce, M. Thoss, H. B. Weber, Experimental Evidence for Quantum Interference and Vibrationally Induced Decoherence in Single-Molecule Junctions.

Phys. Rev. Lett.  2012, 109, 056801.


[115]   P. Gerstel, S. Klumpp, F. Hennrich, O. Altintas, T. R. Eaton, M. Mayor, C. Barner-Kowollik, M. M. Kappes, Selective dispersion of single-walled carbon nanotubes via easily accessible conjugated click polymers.

Polym. Chem.  2012, 3, 1966–1970.


[114]   M. A. Mangold, M. Calame, M. Mayor, A. W. Holleitner, Negative Differential Photoconductance in Gold Nanoparticle Arrays in the Coulomb Blockade Regime.

ACS Nano  2012, 6, 4181–4189.


[113]   T. Juffmann, A. Milic, M. Müllneritsch, P. Asenbaum, A. Tsukernik, J. Tüxen, M. Mayor, O. Cheshnovsky, M. Arndt, Real-time single-molecule imaging of quantum interference.

Nat. Nanotech.  2012, 7, 297–300.

[112]   D. Thompson, J. P. Hermes, A. J. Quinn, M. Mayor, Scanning the Potential Energy Surface for Synthesis of Dendrimer-Wrapped Gold Clusters: Design Rules for True Single-Molecule Nanostructures.

ACS Nano  2012, 6, 3007–3017.

 [111]   M. Bürkle, J. K. Viljas, D. Vonlanthen, A. Mishchenko, G. Schön, M. Mayor, T. Wandlowski, F. Pauly, Conduction mechanisms in biphenyl dithiol single-molecule junctions.

Phys. Rev. B  2012, 85, 075417.


[110]   N. Berton, F. Lemasson, F. Hennrich, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Influence of molecular weight on selective oligomer-assisted dispersion of single-walled carbon nanotubes and subsequent polymer exchange.

Chem. Commun.  2012, 48, 2516–2518.


[109]   F. Lemasson, N. Berton, J. Tittmann, F. Hennrich, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Polymer Library Comprising Fluorene and Carbazole Homo- and Copolymers for Selective Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Extraction.

Macromolecules  2012, 45, 713–722.


[108]   A. M. Masillamani, N. Crivillers, E. Orgiu, J. Rotzler, D. Bossert, R. Thippeswamy, M. Zharnikov, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, Multiscale Charge Injection and Transport Properties in Self-Assembled Monolayers of Biphenyl Thiols with Varying Torsion Angles.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2012, 18, 10335–10347.


[107]   N. M. Jenny, H. Wang, M. Neuburger, H. Fuchs, L. Chi, M. Mayor, Synthesis and Solid-State Investigations of Oligo-Phenylene–Ethynylene Structures with Halide End-Groups.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2012, 2012, 2738–2747.


[106]   E. Tirosh, E. Benassi, S. Pipolo, M. Mayor, M. Valášek, V. Frydman, S. Corni, S. R. Cohen, Direct monitoring of opto-mechanical switching of self-assembled monolayer films containing the azobenzene group.

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol.  2011, 2, 834–844.


[105]   V. Faramarzi, C. Raimondo, F. Reinders, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, B. Doudin, Optically switchable molecular device using microsphere based junctions.

Appl. Phys. Lett.  2011, 99, 233104.


[104]   N. L. Schneider, F. Matino, G. Schull, S. Gabutti, M. Mayor, R. Berndt, Light emission from a double-decker molecule on a metal surface.

Phys. Rev. B  2011, 84, 153403.


[103]   M. A. Mangold, M. Calame, M. Mayor, A. W. Holleitner, Resonant Photoconductance of Molecular Junctions Formed in Gold Nanoparticle Arrays.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2011, 133, 12185–12191.


[102]   N. Crivillers, A. Liscio, F. D. Stasio, C. V. Dyck, S. Osella, D. Cornil, S. Mian, G. M. Lazzerini, O. Fenwick, E. Orgiu, F. Reinders, S. Braun, M. Fahlman, M. Mayor, J. Cornil, V. Palermo, F. Cacialli, P. Samorì, Photoinduced work function changes by isomerization of a densely packed azobenzene-based SAM on Au: a joint experimental and theoretical study.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  2011, 13, 14302–14310.


[101]   B. Liu, A. Blaszczyk, M. Mayor, T. Wandlowski, Redox-Switching in a Viologen-type Adlayer: An Electrochemical Shell-Isolated Nanoparticle Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Study on Au(111)-(1×1) Single Crystal Electrodes.

ACS Nano  2011, 5, 5662–5672.


[100]   F. Lemasson, J. Tittmann, F. Hennrich, N. Stürzl, S. Malik, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Debundling, selection and release of SWNTs using fluorene-based photocleavable polymers.

Chem. Commun.  2011, 47, 7428–7430.


[99]    L. Cui, B. Liu, D. Vonlanthen, M. Mayor, Y. Fu, J.-F. Li, T. Wandlowski, In Situ Gap-Mode Raman Spectroscopy on Single-Crystal Au(100) Electrodes: Tuning the Torsion Angle of 4,4′-Biphenyldithiols by an Electrochemical Gate Field.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2011, 133, 7332–7335.


[98]    J. P. Hermes, F. Sander, T. Peterle, M. Mayor, From Ligand-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles to Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Superstructures.

CHIMIA  2011, 65, 219–222.


[97]    N. Berton, F. Lemasson, J. Tittmann, N. Stürzl, F. Hennrich, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Copolymer-Controlled Diameter-Selective Dispersion of Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes.

Chem. Mater.  2011, 23, 2237–2249.


[96]    S. Gerlich, S. Eibenberger, M. Tomandl, S. Nimmrichter, K. Hornberger, P. J. Fagan, J. Tüxen, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, Quantum interference of large organic molecules.

Nat. Commun.  2011, 2, 1–5.


[95]    S. Eibenberger, S. Gerlich, M. Arndt, J. Tüxen, M. Mayor, Electric moments in molecule interferometry.

New J. Phys.  2011, 13, 043033.


[94]    Z. Mu, L. Shu, H. Fuchs, M. Mayor, L. Chi, Two-Dimensional Self-Assembly of Linear Molecular Rods at the Liquid/Solid Interface.

Langmuir  2011, 27, 1359–1363.


[93]    F. A. Lemasson, T. Strunk, P. Gerstel, F. Hennrich, S. Lebedkin, C. Barner-Kowollik, W. Wenzel, M. M. Kappes, M. Mayor, Selective Dispersion of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Specific Chiral Indices by Poly(N-decyl-2,7-carbazole).

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2011, 133, 652–655.


[92]    A. Mishchenko, L. A. Zotti, D. Vonlanthen, M. Bürkle, F. Pauly, J. C. Cuevas, M. Mayor, T. Wandlowski, Single-Molecule Junctions Based on Nitrile-Terminated Biphenyls: A Promising New Anchoring Group.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2011, 133, 184–187.


[91]    F. Matino, G. Schull, F. Köhler, S. Gabutti, M. Mayor, R. Berndt, Electronic decoupling of a cyclophane from a metal surface.

PNAS  2011, 108, 961–964.


[90]    D. Vonlanthen, A. Rudnev, A. Mishchenko, A. Käslin, J. Rotzler, M. Neuburger, T. Wandlowski, M. Mayor, Conformationally Controlled Electron Delocalization in n-Type Rods: Synthesis, Structure, and Optical, Electrochemical, and Spectroelectrochemical Properties of Dicyanocyclophanes.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2011, 17, 7236–7250.


[89]    J. Tüxen, S. Eibenberger, S. Gerlich, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, Highly Fluorous Porphyrins as Model Compounds for Molecule Interferometry.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2011, 2011, 4823–4833.


[88]    M. Müri, B. Gotsmann, Y. Leroux, M. Trouwborst, E. Lörtscher, H. Riel, M. Mayor, Modular Functionalization of Electrodes by Cross-Coupling Reactions at Their Surfaces.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2011, 21, 3706–3714.


[87]    E. Lörtscher, C. J. Cho, M. Mayor, M. Tschudy, C. Rettner, H. Riel, Influence of the Anchor Group on Charge Transport through Single-Molecule Junctions.

ChemPhysChem  2011, 12, 1677–1682.


[86]    N. M. Jenny, M. Mayor, T. R. Eaton, Phenyl–Acetylene Bond Assembly: A Powerful Tool for the Construction of Nanoscale Architectures.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2011, 2011, 4965–4983.


[85]    J. P. Hermes, F. Sander, T. Peterle, R. Urbani, T. Pfohl, D. Thompson, M. Mayor, Gold Nanoparticles Stabilized by Thioether Dendrimers.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2011, 17, 13473–13481.


[84]    J. P. Hermes, F. Sander, T. Peterle, C. Cioffi, P. Ringler, T. Pfohl, M. Mayor, Direct Control of the Spatial Arrangement of Gold Nanoparticles in Organic–Inorganic Hybrid Superstructures.

Small  2011, 7, 920–929.


[83]    S. Grunder, D. M. Torres, C. Marquardt, A. Błaszczyk, R. Krupke, M. Mayor, Synthesis and Optical Properties of Molecular Rods Comprising a Central Core-Substituted Naphthalenediimide Chromophore for Carbon Nanotube Junctions.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2011, 2011, 478–496.


[82]    N. Crivillers, E. Orgiu, F. Reinders, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, Optical Modulation of the Charge Injection in an Organic Field-Effect Transistor Based on Photochromic Self-Assembled-Monolayer-Functionalized Electrodes.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2011, 23, 1447–1452.


[81]    J. Rotzler, H. Gsellinger, M. Neuburger, D. Vonlanthen, D. Häussinger, M. Mayor, Racemisation dynamics of torsion angle restricted biphenyl push-pull cyclophanes.

Org. Biomol. Chem.  2010, 9, 86–91.


[80]    I. Pugliesi, P. Krok, S. Lochbrunner, A. Błaszczyk, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, E. Riedle, Variation of the Ultrafast Fluorescence Quenching in 2,6-Sulfanyl-Core-Substituted Naphthalenediimides by Electron Transfer.

J. Phys. Chem. A  2010, 114, 12555–12560.


[79]    C. W. Marquardt, S. Grunder, A. Błaszczyk, S. Dehm, F. Hennrich, H. v Löhneysen, M. Mayor, R. Krupke, Electroluminescence from a single nanotube–molecule–nanotube junction.

Nat. Nanotech.  2010, 5, 863–867.


[78]    E. Orgiu, N. Crivillers, J. Rotzler, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, Tuning the charge injection of P3HT-based organic thin-film transistors through electrode functionalization with oligophenylene SAMs.

J. Mater. Chem.  2010, 20, 10798–10800.


[77]    A. Boeglin, A. Barsella, H. Chaumeil, E. Ay, J. Rotzler, M. Mayor, A. Fort, Electronic responses of donor acceptor substituted twisted biphenyls.

Linear and Nonlinear Optics of Organic Materials X  2010, 7774, 777408.


[76]    A. Dreas-Wlodarczak, M. Müllneritsch, T. Juffmann, C. Cioffi, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, Immobilization of Zinc Porphyrin Complexes on Pyridine-Functionalized Glass Surfaces.

Langmuir  2010, 26, 10822–10826.


[75]    R. E. Dawson, A. Hennig, D. P. Weimann, D. Emery, V. Ravikumar, J. Montenegro, T. Takeuchi, S. Gabutti, M. Mayor, J. Mareda, C. A. Schalley, S. Matile, Experimental evidence for the functional relevance of anion– π interactions.

Nat. Chem.  2010, 2, 533–538.


[74]    J. Tüxen, S. Gerlich, S. Eibenberger, M. Arndt, M. Mayor, Quantum interference distinguishes between constitutional isomers.

Chem. Commun.  2010, 46, 4145–4147.


[73]    S. Grunder, R. Huber, S. Wu, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame, M. Mayor, Novel Cruciform Structures as Model Compounds for Coordination Induced Single Molecule Switches.

CHIMIA  2010, 64, 140–144.


[72]    F. Sander, T. Peterle, N. Ballav, F. von Wrochem, M. Zharnikov, M. Mayor, Loops versus Stems: Benzylic Sulfide Oligomers Forming Carpet Type Monolayers.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2010, 114, 4118–4125.


[71]    J. Liao, J. S. Agustsson, S. Wu, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame, Y. Leroux, M. Mayor, O. Jeannin, Y.-F. Ran, S.-X. Liu, S. Decurtins, Cyclic Conductance Switching in Networks of Redox-Active Molecular Junctions.

Nano Lett.  2010, 10, 759–764.


[70]    M. Gring, S. Gerlich, S. Eibenberger, S. Nimmrichter, T. Berrada, M. Arndt, H. Ulbricht, K. Hornberger, M. Müri, M. Mayor, M. Böckmann, N. L. Doltsinis, Influence of conformational molecular dynamics on matter wave interferometry.

Phys. Rev. A  2010, 81, 031604.


[69]    M. Barczewski, S. Walheim, T. Heiler, A. Bl̷aszczyk, M. Mayor, T. Schimmel, High Aspect Ratio Constructive Nanolithography with a Photo-Dimerizable Molecule.

Langmuir  2010, 26, 3623–3628.


[68]    C. Raimondo, F. Reinders, U. Soydaner, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, Light-responsive reversible solvation and precipitation of gold nanoparticles.

Chem. Commun.  2010, 46, 1147–1149.


[67]    A. Mishchenko, D. Vonlanthen, V. Meded, M. Bürkle, C. Li, I. V. Pobelov, A. Bagrets, J. K. Viljas, F. Pauly, F. Evers, M. Mayor, T. Wandlowski, Influence of Conformation on Conductance of Biphenyl-Dithiol Single-Molecule Contacts.

Nano Lett.  2010, 10, 156–163.


[66]    D. Vonlanthen, J. Rotzler, M. Neuburger, M. Mayor, Synthesis of Rotationally Restricted and Modular Biphenyl Building Blocks.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2010, 2010, 120–133.


[65]    J. Rotzler, D. Vonlanthen, A. Barsella, A. Boeglin, A. Fort, M. Mayor, Variation of the Backbone Conjugation in NLO Model Compounds: Torsion-Angle-Restricted, Biphenyl-Based Push-Pull-Systems.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2010, 2010, 1096–1110.


[64]    S. Grunder, R. Huber, S. Wu, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame, M. Mayor, Oligoaryl Cruciform Structures as Model Compounds for Coordination-Induced Single-Molecule Switches (Eur. J. Org. Chem. 5/2010).

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2010, 2010, 776–776.


[63]    M. Arndt, S. Gerlich, K. Hornberger, M. Mayor, Interferometrie mit komplexen Molekülen.

Physik Journal  2010, 9, 37–43.


[62]    C. Pérez León, C. Sürgers, M. Mayor, M. Marz, R. Hoffmann, H. v. Löhneysen, STM Investigation of Large π-Conjugated Oligomers and Tetrahydrofuran Codeposited on Cu(111) by Pulse Injection.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2009, 113, 14335–14340.


[61]    S. Gabutti, S. Schaffner, M. Neuburger, M. Fischer, G. Schäfer, M. Mayor, Planar chiral asymmetric naphthalenediimide cyclophanes: synthesis, characterization and tunable FRET properties.

Org. Biomol. Chem.  2009, 7, 3222–3229.


[60]    L. Shu, M. Müri, R. Krupke, M. Mayor, Shape-persistent macrocycles comprising perfluorinated benzene subunits: synthesis, aggregation behaviour and unexpected μ-rod formation.

Org. Biomol. Chem.  2009, 7, 1081–1092.


[59]    N. Weibel, A. Mishchenko, T. Wandlowski, M. Neuburger, Y. Leroux, M. Mayor, Catechol-Based Macrocyclic Rods: En Route to Redox-Active Molecular Switches.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2009, 2009, 6140–6150.


[58]    D. Vonlanthen, A. Mishchenko, M. Elbing, M. Neuburger, T. Wandlowski, M. Mayor, Chemically Controlled Conductivity: Torsion-Angle Dependence in a Single-Molecule Biphenyldithiol Junction.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2009, 48, 8886–8890.


[57]    T. Peterle, P. Ringler, M. Mayor, Gold Nanoparticles Stabilized by Acetylene-Functionalized Multidentate Thioether Ligands: Building Blocks for Nanoparticle Superstructures.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2009, 19, 3497–3506.


[56]    M. Müri, K. C. Schuermann, L. D. Cola, M. Mayor, Shape-Switchable Azo-Macrocycles.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2009, 2009, 2562–2575.


[55]    M. Mayor, Watching the Gap Close.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2009, 48, 5583–5585.


[54]    S. Boz, M. Stöhr, U. Soydaner, M. Mayor, Protecting-Group-Controlled Surface Chemistry—Organization and Heat-Induced Coupling of 4,4′-Di(tert-butoxycarbonylamino)biphenyl on Metal Surfaces.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2009, 48, 3179–3183.


[53]    S. Wu, M. T. González, R. Huber, S. Grunder, M. Mayor, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame, Molecular junctions based on aromatic coupling.

Nature Nanotech  2008, 3, 569–574.


[52]    Z. Mu, L. Shu, H. Fuchs, M. Mayor, L. Chi, Two Dimensional Chiral Networks Emerging from the Aryl−F···H Hydrogen-Bond-Driven Self-Assembly of Partially Fluorinated Rigid Molecular Structures.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2008, 130, 10840–10841.


[51]    T. Peterle, A. Leifert, J. Timper, A. Sologubenko, U. Simon, M. Mayor, Multidentate thioether ligands coating gold nanoparticles.

Chem. Commun.  2008, 3438–3440.


[50]    J. M. Mativetsky, G. Pace, M. Elbing, M. A. Rampi, M. Mayor, P. Samorì, Azobenzenes as Light-Controlled Molecular Electronic Switches in Nanoscale Metal−Molecule−Metal Junctions.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2008, 130, 9192–9193.


[49]    J. Liao, M. A. Mangold, S. Grunder, M. Mayor, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame, Interlinking Au nanoparticles in 2D arrays via conjugated dithiolated molecules.

New J. Phys.  2008, 10, 065019.


[48]    S. Gabutti, M. Knutzen, M. Neuburger, G. Schull, R. Berndt, M. Mayor, A rigid sublimable naphthalenediimide cyclophane as model compound for UHV STM experiments.

Chem. Commun.  2008, 2370–2372.


[47]    R. Huber, M. T. González, S. Wu, M. Langer, S. Grunder, V. Horhoiu, M. Mayor, M. R. Bryce, C. Wang, R. Jitchati, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame,Electrical Conductance of Conjugated Oligomers at the Single Molecule Level.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2008, 130, 1080–1084.


[46]    N. Weibel, A. Błaszczyk, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, I. Pobelov, T. Wandlowski, F. Chen, N. Tao, Redox-Active Catechol-Functionalized Molecular Rods: Suitable Protection Groups and Single-Molecule Transport Investigations.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2008, 2008, 136–149.


[45]    E. Lörtscher, M. Elbing, M. Tschudy, C. von Hänisch, H. B. Weber, M. Mayor, H. Riel, Charge Transport through Molecular Rods with Reduced π-Conjugation.

ChemPhysChem  2008, 9, 2252–2258.


[44]    S. Gerlich, M. Gring, H. Ulbricht, K. Hornberger, J. Tüxen, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, Matter-Wave Metrology as a Complementary Tool for Mass Spectrometry.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2008, 47, 6195–6198.


[43]    V. Ferri, M. Elbing, G. Pace, M. D. Dickey, M. Zharnikov, P. Samorì, M. Mayor, M. A. Rampi, Light-Powered Electrical Switch Based on Cargo-Lifting Azobenzene Monolayers.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2008, 47, 3407–3409.


 [42]    M. Elbing, A. Błaszczyk, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, V. Ferri, C. Grave, M. A. Rampi, G. Pace, P. Samorì, A. Shaporenko, M. Zharnikov, Single Component Self-Assembled Monolayers of Aromatic Azo-Biphenyl: Influence of the Packing Tightness on the SAM Structure and Light-Induced Molecular Movements.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2008, 18, 2972–2983.


[41]    S. Grunder, R. Huber, V. Horhoiu, M. T. González, C. Schönenberger, M. Calame, M. Mayor, New Cruciform Structures:  Toward Coordination Induced Single Molecule Switches.

J. Org. Chem.  2007, 72, 8337–8344.


[40]    S. Gerlich, L. Hackermüller, K. Hornberger, A. Stibor, H. Ulbricht, M. Gring, F. Goldfarb, T. Savas, M. Müri, M. Mayor, M. Arndt, A Kapitza–Dirac–Talbot–Lau interferometer for highly polarizable molecules.

Nat. Phys.  2007, 3, 711–715.


[39]    B. Han, Z. Li, T. Wandlowski, A. Błaszczyk, M. Mayor, Potential-Induced Redox Switching in Viologen Self-Assembled Monolayers: An ATR−SEIRAS Approach.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2007, 111, 13855–13863.


[38]    N. Weibel, S. Grunder, M. Mayor, Functional molecules in electronic circuits.

Org. Biomol. Chem.  2007, 5, 2343–2353.


[37]    G. Pace, V. Ferri, C. Grave, M. Elbing, C. von Hänisch, M. Zharnikov, M. Mayor, M. A. Rampi, P. Samorì, Cooperative light-induced molecular movements of highly ordered azobenzene self-assembled monolayers.

PNAS  2007, 104, 9937–9942.


[36]    A. Błaszczyk, M. Fischer, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, The Synthesis of Molecular Rods with a Transversal Push-Pull System.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2007, 2007, 2630–2642.


[35]    Z. Li, I. Pobelov, B. Han, T. Wandlowski, A. B\laszczyk, M. Mayor, Conductance of redox-active single molecular junctions: an electrochemical approach.

Nanotechnology  2006, 18, 044018.


[34]    L. Shu, M. Mayor, Shape-persistent macrocycle with a self-complementary recognition pattern based on diacetylene-linked alternating hexylbenzene and perfluorobenzene rings.

Chem. Commun.  2006, 4134–4136.


[33]    L. Shu, Z. Mu, H. Fuchs, L. Chi, M. Mayor, A self assembled molecular zipper based on a perfluorophenyl-phenyl diacetylene motif.

Chem. Commun.  2006, 1862–1863.


[32]    A. Shaporenko, M. Elbing, A. Błaszczyk, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, M. Zharnikov, Self-Assembled Monolayers from Biphenyldithiol Derivatives:  Optimization of the Deprotection Procedure and Effect of the Molecular Conformation.

J. Phys. Chem. B  2006, 110, 4307–4317.


[31]    M. Mayor, M. Büschel, K. M. Fromm, J.-M. Lehn, J. Daub, Electron Transfer Through Bridging Molecular Structures.

Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci.  2006, 960, 16–28.


[30]    R. Ochs, D. Secker, M. Elbing, M. Mayor, H. B. Weber, Fast temporal fluctuations in single-molecule junctions.

Faraday Discuss.  2006, 131, 281–289.


[29]    Z. Li, B. Han, G. Meszaros, I. Pobelov, T. Wandlowski, A. Błaszczyk, M. Mayor, Two-dimensional assembly and local redox-activity of molecular hybrid structures in an electrochemical environment.

Faraday Discuss.  2006, 131, 121–143.


[28]    A. Błaszczyk, M. Fischer, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, Synthesis, Structure, and Optical Properties of Terminally Sulfur-Functionalized Core-Substituted Naphthalene-Bisimide Dyes.

Helv. Chim. Acta  2006, 89, 1986–2005.


[27]    A. Błaszczyk, M. Chadim, C. von Hänisch, M. Mayor, Synthesis of Macrocyclic Molecular Rods as Potential Electronic Devices.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2006, 2006, 3809–3825.


[26]    M. Elbing, R. Ochs, M. Koentopp, M. Fischer, C. von Hänisch, F. Weigend, F. Evers, H. B. Weber, M. Mayor, A single-molecule diode.

PNAS  2005, 102, 8815–8820.


[25]    H. B. Weber, M. Mayor, H. v. Löhneysen, Electrical current through single molecules.

Nova Acta Leopoldina  2005, 92, 47–53.


[24]    C. Stroh, M. Mayor, C. von Hänisch, Suzuki Reactions with Stable Organic Radicals – Synthesis of Biphenyls Substituted with Nitronyl-Nitroxide Radicals.

Eur. J. Org. Chem.  2005, 2005, 3697–3703.


[23]    C. Stroh, M. Mayor, C. von Hänisch, Rigid nitronyl-nitroxide-labelled anchoring molecules: syntheses, structural and magnetic investigations.

Tetrahedron Lett.  2004, 45, 9623–9626.


[22]    A. Błaszczyk, M. Elbing, M. Mayor, Bromine catalyzed conversion of S-tert-butyl groups into versatile and, for self-assembly processes accessible, acetyl-protected thiols.

Org. Biomol. Chem.  2004, 2, 2722–2724.


[21]    C. Stroh, M. Mayor, C. von Hänisch, P. Turek, Intramolecular exchange interaction in twofold spin-labelled platinum complexes.

Chem. Commun.  2004, 2050–2051.


[20]    M. Mayor, H. B. Weber, Statistical Analysis of Single-Molecule Junctions.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2004, 43, 2882–2884.


[19]    J. Reichert, H. B. Weber, M. Mayor, H. v. Löhneysen, Low-temperature conductance measurements on single molecules.

Appl. Phys. Lett.  2003, 82, 4137–4139.


[18]    H. B. Weber, J. Reichert, R. Ochs, D. Beckmann, M. Mayor, H. v. Löhneysen, Conductance properties of single-molecule junctions.

Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures  2003, 18, 231–232.


[17]    H. B. Weber, M. Mayor, Stromfluss durch ein Molekül: Molekulare Elektronik.

Physik in unserer Zeit  2003, 34, 272–278.


[16]    G. Schmid, M. Decker, H. Ernst, H. Fuchs, W. Grünwald, A. Grunwald, H. Hofmann, M. Mayor, W. Rathgeber, U. Simon, D. Wyrwa, Small Dimensions and Material Properties A Definition of Nanotechnology.

Graue Reihe  2003, 35, 1–134. .


[15]    M. Mayor, H. B. Weber, J. Reichert, M. Elbing, C. von Hänisch, D. Beckmann, M. Fischer, Electric Current through a Molecular Rod—Relevance of the Position of the Anchor Groups.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2003, 42, 5834–5838.


[14]    M. Mayor, M. Elbing, M. Di Leo, H. B. Weber, D. Beckmann, J. Reichert, M. Fischer, C. von Hänisch, Single Molecules in Electronic Circuits - Structure Property Correlations.

Polym. Prepr.  2003, 44, 385. 


[13]    M. Mayor, C. Didschies, A Giant Conjugated Molecular Ring.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2003, 42, 3176–3179.


[12]    M. Mayor, H. B. Weber, Molecular Electronics – Integration of Single Molecules in Electronic Circuits.

CHIMIA  2002, 56, 494–499.


[11]    H. B. Weber, J. Reichert, F. Weigend, R. Ochs, D. Beckmann, M. Mayor, R. Ahlrichs, H. v Löhneysen, Electronic transport through single conjugated molecules.

Chemical Physics  2002, 281, 113–125.


[10]    J. Reichert, R. Ochs, D. Beckmann, H. B. Weber, M. Mayor, H. v. Löhneysen, Driving Current through Single Organic Molecules.

Phys. Rev. Lett.  2002, 88, 176804.


[9]      M. Mayor, H. B. Weber, Molekulare Elektronik.

Nachrichten aus der Chemie  2002, 50, 1212–1217.


[8]      M. Mayor, C. von Hänisch, H. B. Weber, J. Reichert, D. Beckmann, A trans-Platinum(II) Complex as a Single-Molecule Insulator.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  2002, 41, 1183–1186.<1183::AID-ANIE1183>3.0.CO;2-Z.


[7]      M. Mayor, M. Büschel, K. M. Fromm, J.-M. Lehn, J. Daub, Electron Transfer Through Molecular Bridges Between Reducible Pentakis(thiophenyl)benzene Subunits.

Chem. - Eur. J.  2001, 7, 1266–1272.<1266::AID-CHEM1266>3.0.CO;2-S.


[6]      M. Mayor, J.-M. Lehn, Chemiker als Architekten, wie man mit Molekülen in der Nanowelt baut.

Kultur & Technik  2000, 16–21.


[5]      M. Mayor, J.-M. Lehn, Reducible Nanosize Macrocycles.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.  1999, 121, 11231–11232.


[4]      M. Mayor, R. Scheffold, L. Walder, Synthesis of Vitamin B12 Derivatives with a Peripheral Metal Binding Site.

Helv. Chim. Acta  1997, 80, 1183–1189.


[3]      M. Mayor, J.-M. Lehn, K. M. Fromm, D. Fenske, Reducible Nanoscale Molecular Rods Based on Diacetylene-Linked Poly(phenylthio)-Substituted Benzenes.

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.  1997, 36, 2370–2372.


[2]      M. Mayor, J.-M. Lehn, Potassium Cryptate of a Macrobicyclic Ligand Featuring a Reducible hexakis(phenylthio)benzene electron-acceptor site.

Helv. Chim. Acta  1997, 80, 2277–2285.


[1]      M. Mayor, A. Hagfeldt, M. Grätzel, L. Walder,Hetero-Supramolecular Modification of Nanocrystalline TiO2-Film Electrodes: Photoassisted Electrocatalysis at B12-on-TiO2.

CHIMIA  1996, 50, 47–49.