Dr Sam Bayliss

  • Lecturer in Quantum Engineering (Electronic & Nanoscale Engineering)

telephone: 0141 330 5043
email: Sam.Bayliss@glasgow.ac.uk

Room 817b, Rankine Building

ORCID iDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-1156-7243

Biography

  • November 2021-present: Lecturer in Quantum Engineering, University of Glasgow.
  • 2017-21: Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Chicago, Awschalom Group.
  • 2017: Postdoctoral Researcher, Freie Universität Berlin, Bittl & Behrends Groups.
  • 2016: PhD in Physics, University of Cambridge, Optoelectronics Group.
  • 2012: MSci in Physics/Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge.

Research interests

Overview

Our research focuses on understanding quantum states in molecular systems. We explore the spintronic and photonic properties of molecular materials and devices with applications spanning quantum information processing, energy harvesting, and sensing.

We are part of the Quantum Circuits, Sensors & Spin Systems research theme.

For opportunities to join the team, please see the Supervision section below.

Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013
Number of items: 23.

2021

Laorenza, D. W. et al. (2021) Tunable Cr4+ molecular color centers. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 143(50), pp. 21350-21363. (doi: 10.1021/jacs.1c10145)

2020

Bayliss, S. L. , Laorenza, D. W., Mintun, P. J., Kovos, B. D., Freedman, D. E. and Awschalom, D. D. (2020) Optically addressable molecular spins for quantum information processing. Science, 370(6522), pp. 1309-1312. (doi: 10.1126/science.abb9352) (PMID:33184235)

Fataftah, M. S. et al. (2020) Trigonal bipyramidal V3+ complex as an optically addressable molecular qubit candidate. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(48), pp. 20400-20408. (doi: 10.1021/jacs.0c08986) (PMID:33210910)

Yunusova, K. M., Bayliss, S. L. , Chanelière, T., Derkach, V., Anthony, J. E., Chepelianskii, A. D. and Weiss, L. R. (2020) Spin fine structure reveals biexciton geometry in an organic semiconductor. Physical Review Letters, 125(9), 097402. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.097402) (PMID:32915607)

Crook, A. L. et al. (2020) Purcell enhancement of a single silicon carbide color center with coherent spin control. Nano Letters, 20(5), pp. 3427-3434. (doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c00339) (PMID:32208710)

Bayliss, S. L. , Weiss, L. R., Kraffert, F., Granger, D. B., Anthony, J. E., Behrends, J. and Bittl, R. (2020) Probing the wave function and dynamics of the quintet multiexciton state with coherent control in a singlet fission material. Physical Review X, 10(2), 021070. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevX.10.021070)

2019

Miao, K. C. et al. (2019) Electrically driven optical interferometry with spins in silicon carbide. Science Advances, 5(11), eaay0527. (doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aay0527) (PMID:31803839) (PMCID:PMC6874486)

Bayliss, S. L. , Kraffert, F., Wang, R., Zhang, C., Bittl, R. and Behrends, J. (2019) Tuning spin dynamics in crystalline tetracene. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 10(8), pp. 1908-1913. (doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b00356) (PMID:30939019)

Booker, E. P., Bayliss, S. L. , Jen, A., Rao, A. and Greenham, N. C. (2019) Magnetic field modulation of recombination processes in organic photovoltaics. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 9(2), pp. 460-463. (doi: 10.1109/JPHOTOV.2018.2889574)

2018

Bayliss, S. L. et al. (2018) Site-selective measurement of coupled spin pairs in an organic semiconductor. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(20), pp. 5077-5082. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.1718868115) (PMID:29720443) (PMCID:PMC5960292)

Chiodi, F., Bayliss, S. L. , Barast, L., Débarre, D., Bouchiat, H., Friend, R. H. and Chepelianskii, A. D. (2018) Room temperature magneto-optic effect in silicon light-emitting diodes. Nature Communications, 9, 398. (doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02804-6) (PMID:29374170) (PMCID:PMC5785965)

2017

Stern, H. L. et al. (2017) Vibronically coherent ultrafast triplet-pair formation and subsequent thermally activated dissociation control efficient endothermic singlet fission. Nature Chemistry, 9(12), pp. 1205-1212. (doi: 10.1038/nchem.2856) (PMID:29168494)

Keong Yong, C. et al. (2017) The entangled triplet pair state in acene and heteroacene materials. Nature Communications, 8, 15953. (doi: 10.1038/ncomms15953) (PMID:28699637) (PMCID:PMC5510179)

Weiss, L. R., Bayliss, S. L. , Kraffert, F., Thorley, K. J., Anthony, J. E., Bittl, R., Friend, R. H., Rao, A., Greenham, N. C. and Behrends, J. (2017) Strongly exchange-coupled triplet pairs in an organic semiconductor. Nature Physics, 13(2), pp. 176-181. (doi: 10.1038/nphys3908)

2016

Bayliss, S. L. , Weiss, L. R., Rao, A., Friend, R. H., Chepelianskii, A. D. and Greenham, N. C. (2016) Spin signatures of exchange-coupled triplet pairs formed by singlet fission. Physical Review B, 94(4), 045204. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.94.045204)

2015

Bayliss, S. L. , Greenham, N. C., Friend, R. H., Bouchiat, H. and Chepelianskii, A. D. (2015) Spin-dependent recombination probed through the dielectric polarizability. Nature Communications, 6, 8534. (doi: 10.1038/ncomms9534) (PMID:26439933) (PMCID:PMC4600752)

Bayliss, S. L. , Thorley, K. J., Anthony, J. E., Bouchiat, H., Greenham, N. C. and Chepelianskii, A. D. (2015) Localization length scales of triplet excitons in singlet fission materials. Physical Review B, 92(11), 115432. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.92.115432)

Asil, D. et al. (2015) Role of PbSe structural stabilization in photovoltaic cells. Advanced Functional Materials, 25(6), pp. 928-935. (doi: 10.1002/adfm.201401816)

Chow, P. C. Y., Bayliss, S. L. , Lakhwani, G., Greenham, N. C. and Friend, R. H. (2015) In situ optical measurement of charge transport dynamics in organic photovoltaics. Nano Letters, 15(2), pp. 931-935. (doi: 10.1021/nl503687u) (PMID:25585168)

Yang, L., Tabachnyk, M., Bayliss, S. L. , Böhm, M. L., Broch, K., Greenham, N. C., Friend, R. H. and Ehrler, B. (2015) Solution-processable singlet fission photovoltaic devices. Nano Letters, 15(1), pp. 354-358. (doi: 10.1021/nl503650a) (PMID:25517654)

2014

Bayliss, S. L. , Cole, J. M., Waddell, P. G., McKechnie, S. and Liu, X. (2014) Predicting solar-cell dyes for cosensitization. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118(26), pp. 14082-14090. (doi: 10.1021/jp501159g)

Bayliss, S. L. , Chepelianskii, A. D., Sepe, A., Walker, B. J., Ehrler, B., Bruzek, M. J., Anthony, J. E. and Greenham, N. C. (2014) Geminate and nongeminate recombination of triplet excitons formed by singlet fission. Physical Review Letters, 112(23), 238701. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.238701)

2013

Tabachnyk, M., Ehrler, B., Bayliss, S. , Friend, R. H. and Greenham, N. C. (2013) Triplet diffusion in singlet exciton fission sensitized pentacene solar cells. Applied Physics Letters, 103(15), 153302. (doi: 10.1063/1.4824420)

This list was generated on Sat May 21 08:28:44 2022 BST.
Jump to: Articles
Number of items: 23.

Articles

Laorenza, D. W. et al. (2021) Tunable Cr4+ molecular color centers. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 143(50), pp. 21350-21363. (doi: 10.1021/jacs.1c10145)

Bayliss, S. L. , Laorenza, D. W., Mintun, P. J., Kovos, B. D., Freedman, D. E. and Awschalom, D. D. (2020) Optically addressable molecular spins for quantum information processing. Science, 370(6522), pp. 1309-1312. (doi: 10.1126/science.abb9352) (PMID:33184235)

Fataftah, M. S. et al. (2020) Trigonal bipyramidal V3+ complex as an optically addressable molecular qubit candidate. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(48), pp. 20400-20408. (doi: 10.1021/jacs.0c08986) (PMID:33210910)

Yunusova, K. M., Bayliss, S. L. , Chanelière, T., Derkach, V., Anthony, J. E., Chepelianskii, A. D. and Weiss, L. R. (2020) Spin fine structure reveals biexciton geometry in an organic semiconductor. Physical Review Letters, 125(9), 097402. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.097402) (PMID:32915607)

Crook, A. L. et al. (2020) Purcell enhancement of a single silicon carbide color center with coherent spin control. Nano Letters, 20(5), pp. 3427-3434. (doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c00339) (PMID:32208710)

Bayliss, S. L. , Weiss, L. R., Kraffert, F., Granger, D. B., Anthony, J. E., Behrends, J. and Bittl, R. (2020) Probing the wave function and dynamics of the quintet multiexciton state with coherent control in a singlet fission material. Physical Review X, 10(2), 021070. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevX.10.021070)

Miao, K. C. et al. (2019) Electrically driven optical interferometry with spins in silicon carbide. Science Advances, 5(11), eaay0527. (doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aay0527) (PMID:31803839) (PMCID:PMC6874486)

Bayliss, S. L. , Kraffert, F., Wang, R., Zhang, C., Bittl, R. and Behrends, J. (2019) Tuning spin dynamics in crystalline tetracene. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 10(8), pp. 1908-1913. (doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b00356) (PMID:30939019)

Booker, E. P., Bayliss, S. L. , Jen, A., Rao, A. and Greenham, N. C. (2019) Magnetic field modulation of recombination processes in organic photovoltaics. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 9(2), pp. 460-463. (doi: 10.1109/JPHOTOV.2018.2889574)

Bayliss, S. L. et al. (2018) Site-selective measurement of coupled spin pairs in an organic semiconductor. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(20), pp. 5077-5082. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.1718868115) (PMID:29720443) (PMCID:PMC5960292)

Chiodi, F., Bayliss, S. L. , Barast, L., Débarre, D., Bouchiat, H., Friend, R. H. and Chepelianskii, A. D. (2018) Room temperature magneto-optic effect in silicon light-emitting diodes. Nature Communications, 9, 398. (doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02804-6) (PMID:29374170) (PMCID:PMC5785965)

Stern, H. L. et al. (2017) Vibronically coherent ultrafast triplet-pair formation and subsequent thermally activated dissociation control efficient endothermic singlet fission. Nature Chemistry, 9(12), pp. 1205-1212. (doi: 10.1038/nchem.2856) (PMID:29168494)

Keong Yong, C. et al. (2017) The entangled triplet pair state in acene and heteroacene materials. Nature Communications, 8, 15953. (doi: 10.1038/ncomms15953) (PMID:28699637) (PMCID:PMC5510179)

Weiss, L. R., Bayliss, S. L. , Kraffert, F., Thorley, K. J., Anthony, J. E., Bittl, R., Friend, R. H., Rao, A., Greenham, N. C. and Behrends, J. (2017) Strongly exchange-coupled triplet pairs in an organic semiconductor. Nature Physics, 13(2), pp. 176-181. (doi: 10.1038/nphys3908)

Bayliss, S. L. , Weiss, L. R., Rao, A., Friend, R. H., Chepelianskii, A. D. and Greenham, N. C. (2016) Spin signatures of exchange-coupled triplet pairs formed by singlet fission. Physical Review B, 94(4), 045204. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.94.045204)

Bayliss, S. L. , Greenham, N. C., Friend, R. H., Bouchiat, H. and Chepelianskii, A. D. (2015) Spin-dependent recombination probed through the dielectric polarizability. Nature Communications, 6, 8534. (doi: 10.1038/ncomms9534) (PMID:26439933) (PMCID:PMC4600752)

Bayliss, S. L. , Thorley, K. J., Anthony, J. E., Bouchiat, H., Greenham, N. C. and Chepelianskii, A. D. (2015) Localization length scales of triplet excitons in singlet fission materials. Physical Review B, 92(11), 115432. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.92.115432)

Asil, D. et al. (2015) Role of PbSe structural stabilization in photovoltaic cells. Advanced Functional Materials, 25(6), pp. 928-935. (doi: 10.1002/adfm.201401816)

Chow, P. C. Y., Bayliss, S. L. , Lakhwani, G., Greenham, N. C. and Friend, R. H. (2015) In situ optical measurement of charge transport dynamics in organic photovoltaics. Nano Letters, 15(2), pp. 931-935. (doi: 10.1021/nl503687u) (PMID:25585168)

Yang, L., Tabachnyk, M., Bayliss, S. L. , Böhm, M. L., Broch, K., Greenham, N. C., Friend, R. H. and Ehrler, B. (2015) Solution-processable singlet fission photovoltaic devices. Nano Letters, 15(1), pp. 354-358. (doi: 10.1021/nl503650a) (PMID:25517654)

Bayliss, S. L. , Cole, J. M., Waddell, P. G., McKechnie, S. and Liu, X. (2014) Predicting solar-cell dyes for cosensitization. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118(26), pp. 14082-14090. (doi: 10.1021/jp501159g)

Bayliss, S. L. , Chepelianskii, A. D., Sepe, A., Walker, B. J., Ehrler, B., Bruzek, M. J., Anthony, J. E. and Greenham, N. C. (2014) Geminate and nongeminate recombination of triplet excitons formed by singlet fission. Physical Review Letters, 112(23), 238701. (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.238701)

Tabachnyk, M., Ehrler, B., Bayliss, S. , Friend, R. H. and Greenham, N. C. (2013) Triplet diffusion in singlet exciton fission sensitized pentacene solar cells. Applied Physics Letters, 103(15), 153302. (doi: 10.1063/1.4824420)

This list was generated on Sat May 21 08:28:44 2022 BST.

Supervision

Openings

We welcome applications for research positions at all levels including undergraduate internships, PhD positions, and postdoctoral fellowships.

If you are excited to join the team and generate new directions with molecular quantum states, please do get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.

PhD projects

We have PhD projects available in the following areas:

Please see the links above for further details. Applications close 31st May 2022. Please do get in touch as far in advance of the deadline as possible for support in submitting an application.

We are committed to fostering and promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion, and applications are particularly welcome from candidates from under-represented groups. We strive to reflect and celebrate the diversity of our wider community, and promote a supportive and flexible working environment in all our activities.