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Jared John Crochet

Phone (505) 665-8194


  • Chemical Science
  • Physical chemistry
  • Energetic materials
  • Materials chemistry
  • Photovoltaics
  • Carbon nanotubes
  • Nanostructured quantum confined materials
  • Materials
  • Functional materials
  • Nanotechnology
  • Optics and fiber optics
  • Ultrafast optical spectroscopies
  • Nanoscale (in time and space) spectroscopies
  • Condensed matter
  • Condensed matter theory
  • Photovoltaics
  • Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT)


  • Optical spectroscopy
  • Energy conversion technologies
  • Material science
  • Photo-physical model development
  • Condensed matter theory
  • Hyperspectral imaging and algorithm development


Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Material Science, Vanderbilt University, 2007

B.S., Engineering-Physics, University of Central Oklahoma, 2004


LANL Positions

Staff Scientist II, Physical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, October 2011 - Present

Post Doctoral Researcher, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (MPA-CINT), 2010 - 2011



DOE Achievement Award, Bulldog Field Campaign, 2014.

UK Ministry of Defense, Chief Scientific Advisor’s Commendation Award, Bulldog Field Campaign, 2014.

LANL Large Team Distinguished Performance Award , Quantum Smoke Field Campaign., 2014.

Outstanding Poster Award, LANL Post Doctoral Research Day, 2011

Humanitarian Service Medal (May 3 1999 OKC Tornado), 2002

Air Medal (Operation Enduring Freedom), 2002

Aerial Achievement Medal (Operation Northern Watch), 2001



Selected Publications

Wanyi Nie, Hsinhan Tsai, Reza Asadpour, Jean-Christophe Blancon, Amanda J. Neukirch, Gautam Gupta, Jared J. Crochet, Manish Chhowalla, Sergei Tretiak, Muhammad A. Alam, Hsing-Lin Wang and Aditya D. Mohite "High Efficiency Millimeter-Scale Crystalline Perovskite Solar Cells" Science, 2015. In Press

Hisato Yamaguchi, Jean-Christophe Blancon, Rajesh Kappera, Sidong Lei, Sina Najmaei, Benjamin D. Mangum, Gautam Gupta, Pulickel M. Ajayan, Jun Lou, Manish Chhowalla, Jared J. Crochet, and Aditya D. Mohite "Spatially Resolved Photoexcited Charge-Carrier Dynamics in Phase-Engineered Monolayer MoS2" ACS Nano, 2015. DOI: 10.1021/nn506469v

Michael S. Arnold, Jeffrey L. Blackburn, Jared J. Crochet, Stephen K. Doorn, Juan G. Duque, Aditya Mohite, Hagen Telg, "Recent Developments in the Photophysics of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes for Active and Passive Material Elements in Thin Film Photovoltaics" Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 15, Issue 36, 14896-14918, 2013.

Jared J. Crochet, Juan G. Duque, James H. Werner, Brahim Lounis, Laurent Cognet, Stephen K. Doorn, "DisorderLimited Exciton Transport in Colloidal Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes" Nano Letters, Vol.12, Issue 10, 5091-5096, 2012.

Jared J. Crochet, Juan G. Duque, James H. Werner, Stephen K. Doorn, "Photoluminescence Imaging of Electronic Impurity Induced Exciton Quenching in Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes" Nature Nanotechnology, Vo. 7, Issue 2,126-132, 2012.

Jared J. Crochet, Sajjad Hoseinkhani, Larry Lüer, Tobias Hertel, Stephen K. Doorn, and Guglielmo Lanzani, "Free-Carrier Generation in Aggregates of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes by Photoexcitation in the Ultraviolet Regime" Physical Review Letters, Vol. 107, Issue 25, 257402-1:5, 2011.

Tobias Hertel, Sabine Hemmelein, Thomas Ackermann, Dominik Stich, Jared Crochet, "Diffusion Limited Exciton Decay in 1-D: Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes" ACS Nano, Vol. 4, Issue. 12, 7161, 2010.

Larry Lüer, Sajjad Hoseinkhani, Dario Polli, Jared Crochet, Tobias Hertel, Guglielmo Lanzani, "Size and Mobility of Excitons in (6,5) Carbon Nanotubes" Nature Physics, Vol. 5, No. 1, 54-58, 2009.

Jared Crochet, Michael Clemens, and Tobias Hertel, "Quantum Yield Heterogeneities of Aqueous Single-wall Carbon Nanotube Suspensions" Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 129, Issue 26, 8050-8059, 2007.