Faculty Profile Page

Stephanie Lee

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Building: McLean
Room: 402
Phone: 201.216.3591
Fax: 201.216.8306
Email: stephanie.lee@stevens.edu
Website
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department:  Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Education
  • Ph.D. (Chemical Engineering) - 2012, Princeton University
  • M.A. (Chemical Engineering) - 2009, Princeton University
  • B.S. (Chemical Engineering - 2007, MIT
Research

Solution-processable materials for renewable energy applications, nanostructured materials, hybrid polymers, crystal engineering

Experience
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, New York University, September 2012 – July 2014
  • Course Instructor, New York University, September 2012 – May 2014
Honors & Awards
  • Postdoctoral and Transition Program for Academic Diversity Fellowship (2012-2014)
  • National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (2009-2012)
  • American Physical Society Frank J. Padden Award finalist (2011)
  • Schowalter Travel Fund Award (2011)
  • Wu Travel Fund Award (2009)
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honors Society (2007)
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars (2007)
Professional Societies
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Materials Research Society
Selected Publications
Journals
  1. A.G. Shtukenberg, S.S. Lee, B. Kahr, M.D. Ward. (2014). "Manipulating crystallization with molecular additives", Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 5, 77.  Article  .
  2. S.S. Lee, J.M. Mativetsky, M.A. Loth, J.E. Anthony, Y.-L. Loo. (2012). "Charge transport across interspherulite boundaries in solution-processed organic semiconductor thin films", ACS Nano, 6, 9879.  Article  .
  3. S.S. Lee, S. Muralidharan, A.R. Woll, M.A. Loth, Z. Li, J.E. Anthony, M. Haataja, Y.-L. Loo. (2012). "Controlling nucleation in binary, solution-processed organic semiconductor thin films", Chemistry of Materials, 24, 2920.  Article  .
  4. S.S. Lee, S.B. Tang, D.-M. Smilgies, A.R. Woll, M.A. Loth, J.M. Mativetsky, J.E. Anthony, Y.-L. Loo. (2012). "Guiding crystallization around bends and sharp corners", Advanced Materials, 24, 2692.  Article  .
  5. S.S. Lee, M.A. Loth, J.E. Anthony, Y.-L. Loo. (2012). "Orientation-independent charge transport in single spherulites from solution-processed organic semiconductors", Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134, 5436.  Article  .
  6. S. Avasthi, S.S. Lee, Y.-L. Loo, J.C Sturm. (2011). "Role of majority and minority carrier barriers silicon/organic hybrid heterojunction solar cells", Advanced Materials, 23, 5762.  Article  .
  7. S.S. Lee, Y.-L. Loo. (2010). "Structural complexities in the active layers of organic electronics", Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 59, 1.  Article  .
  8. J.B. Kim, S.S. Lee, M. Toney, Z. Chen, A. Facchetti, Y.S. Kim, Y.-L. Loo. (2010). "Reversible soft-contact lamination and delamination for non-invasive fabrication and characterization of bulk-heterojunction and bilayer organic solar cells", Chemistry of Materials, 22, 4931.  Article  .
  9. S.S. Lee, C.S. Kim, E.D. Gomez, B. Purushothaman, M.F. Toney, C. Wang, A. Hexemer, J.E. Anthony, Y.-L. Loo. (2009). "Controlling nucleation and crystallization in solution-processed organic semiconductors for thin-film transistors", Advanced Materials, 21, 3605.  Article  .
  10. C.S. Kim, S.S. Lee, E.D. Gomez, J. Kim, Y.-L. Loo. (2009). "Transient photovoltaic behavior of air-stable, inverted organic solar cells with solution-processed electron transport layer", Applied Physics Letters, 94, 113302.  Article  .