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Andressa Vidal Muller

Research Associate, Artificial Photosynthesis Group, Chemistry Division

Andressa Vidal Muller

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Chemistry Division
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

(631) 520-3388
avidalmul@bnl.gov

Preferred Gender Pronouns (PGPs): she, her, hers

Research | Education | Appointments | Publications | Awards


Research Activities

Artificial Photosynthesis Group

Education

  • Ph.D., Nanoscience and Advanced Materials, Prof. André S. Polo group,  Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André - SP, Brazil, 2021
  • M.Sc., Nanoscience and Advanced Materials, Prof. André S. Polo group, Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André - SP, Brazil, 2017
  • B.Sc., Chemistry, Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André - SP, Brazil, 2015
  • B.Sc., Science and Technology, Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André - SP, Brazil, 2015

Professional Appointments

Research Associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory, 2021 - present

Visiting Ph.D. Student, Prof. Gerald J. Meyer Group, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill - NC, United States, 2019

Selected Publications

  • Müller A, Wierzba W, Pastorelli M, Polo A (2021) Interfacial Electron Transfer in Dye-Sensitized TiO2 Devices for Solar Energy Conversion. Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society. doi: 10.21577/0103-5053.20210083
  • Müller AV, de Oliveira KT, Meyer GJ, Polo AS (2019) Inhibiting Charge Recombination in cis-Ru(NCS)2 Diimine Sensitizers with Aromatic Substituents. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 11:43223–43234. doi: 10.1021/acsami.9b15448
  • Müller AV, Polo AS (2018) Mechanistic Insights into the Stepwise Assembly of Ruthenium(II) Tris-heteroleptic Compounds. Inorganic Chemistry 57:13829–13839. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.8b02337
  • De Souza AAN, Silva NS, Müller AV, Polo AS, Brocksom TJ, de Oliveira KT (2018) Porphyrins as Photoredox Catalysts in Csp2–H Arylations: Batch and Continuous Flow Approaches. The Journal of Organic Chemistry 83:15077–15086. doi: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b02355
  • Sampaio RN, Müller AV, Polo AS, Meyer GJ (2017) Correlation Between Charge Recombination and Lateral Hole-Hopping Kinetics in a Series of cis-Ru(phen′)(dcb)(NCS)2 Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9:33446–33454. doi: 10.1021/acsami.7b01542
  • Müller AV, Ramos LD, Frin KPM, de Oliveira KT, Polo AS (2016) A high efficiency ruthenium(ii) tris-heteroleptic dye containing 4,7-dicarbazole-1,10-phenanthroline for nanocrystalline solar cells. RSC Advances 6:46487–46494. doi: 10.1039/c6ra08666g
  • Müller AV, Mendonça PS, Parant S, Duchanois T, Gros PC, Beley M, Polo AS (2015) Effects of Methyl-Substituted Phenanthrolines on the Performance of Ruthenium(II) Dye-Sensitizers. Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society. doi: 10.5935/0103-5053.20150208

Awards & Recognition

Best oral presentation (1st place), Women in Optics and Photonics 2020 – The Optical Society, 2020

Best poster – Inorganic Photochemistry, 29th International Conference on Photochemistry, 2019

Graduate Academic Excellence Award, Universidade Federal do ABC, 2018

Lavoisier Prize (Awarded to the best Chemistry graduating student), Regional Council of Chemistry CRQ-IV, 2016

Andressa Vidal Muller

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Chemistry Division
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

(631) 520-3388
avidalmul@bnl.gov

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